Essays Tagged: "Gaze"

Perfect Day for Bananafish--this is an analysis of the short story "A Perfect Day for Bananafish" by J.D. Salinger

rst consideration may seem impossible, or even ridiculous. If an extraterrestrial life form were to gaze upon out planet and observe our cultures, there?s no doubt that what they see would shock them. ...

(4 pages) 99 1 4.8 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


Touched by the torment of her lovely sight,I gaze into eyes blue and bright,Swallowed in a mist of emotion,What evil is this, what devilish potio ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

How greed and ecnomics can be related. Everything in included here. Good luck!

erson who is astoundingly rich willingly hand out their money to charities and the needy. One would gaze in amazement at a person with the ability to buy the whole world over twice blindly throw their ...

(5 pages) 142 1 4.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

"Billy Budd, Foretopman" by Herman Mellville.

ng alone on the weatherside of the greater deck, one hand holding by the rigging, he would absently gaze off at the black sea" (21). Vere shows how he can enjoy his surroundings and not get bogged dow ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Fields And Sands

oft warm breeze blow against you wondering why itwouldn't be raining on this rain-prone island. You gaze around at the beautifullucious green grass filled with Heather and Thistles.A car goes by and t ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The work of photographer Lauren Greenfield and her project "girl Culture"

the world around them. Compromising photos and textual interviews, the show provides an unwavering gaze at feminine grooming, makeup, fashion, plastic surgery, dieting, and social circles.Greenfield ...

(1 pages) 42 0 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

This is a paper on color vision, highlighting the tri-chromatic and opponent process theories.

Every morning and every night, all across the world, people gaze up into the sky to catch a glimpse of the sun in motion. In today's fast-paced society, people ...

(4 pages) 114 2 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

The hour glass

nd went wondering for a good hour or so and out all the things in life that I had thought about, my gaze happens to fall upon the hour glass lying right in front of me. An object that has been always ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Emily Dickinson's poem "I Like to see it lap the Miles-"

nd-stop of line four and illustrates theform breaking strength of a poetry to "feed itself", and to gazewith arrogant hatred at the poor "Shanties- by the sides ofRoads-", the pretentious representati ...

(1 pages) 84 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"The Fateful Facade"

of Dieppe. One, an old man with a cane; the other a young tourist, roughly 20 years of age. As they gaze at the beautiful white bluffs of Dieppe, tears form in their eyes. Their thoughts, very similar ...

(23 pages) 87 0 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Biomedical approach to disease and medicalisation.

e biological medical (biomedical) approach to disease that consists of the germ theory, the medical gaze and the medical specialist (Giddens, 2001).Germ theory is the explanation for the cause of dise ... her body parts or systems and then finally treated in its smallest form (Giddens, 2001).The medical gaze is the process in which Doctors engaged in the treatment of an ill person become focused exclus ...

(7 pages) 153 2 4.1 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

"Jörundr" is the title. Written in response to assignment of creating an archetype tale; it includes the required evidence of a hero's journey, keenings, alliteration, etc.

nce to freshen up and serve as drinking water also. Little did he know that Ófeigard had his gaze set upon him. "Now," decided that child of Beelzebub, "now, I will begin with my lessons to tea ...

(12 pages) 29 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Abolitionism and the Underground Railroad in Massachusetts.

offered by Massachusetts, African American Reverend W. M. Mitchell wrote:It is a glorious thing to gaze for the first time upon a land, where a poor Slave, flying from a so-called land of justice and ... itchell 11.26. Filler 213.27. Richard Nangle. "Slaves Found Refuge in Area." Worcester Telegram and Gazette. 17 February 2000, final ed.: B1.28. Filler 214.29. Elaine Thompson. "Douglass Links Struggl ...

(10 pages) 108 0 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Adventures with a Dog named Nephi

Jack Ashburn pans his gaze over his closed left fist, past his white knuckles, glancing slowly down the taught purple nylo ...

(4 pages) 49 0 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Report "on Asia in 2002"

ditions frightened a lot of business man in some measure. To be a successful business man, you must gaze at everything happened in the place, update your knowledge from time to time and make your next ...

(3 pages) 53 0 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

World In A Kid's Eyes Write about Dill's comment about being a clown.

his realityWas flooded with immorality,Nothing good's left,I saw a child wept.Upon the firmament he gazeWith his conscience in haze,In the child's innocent eyesGone, the reflection of the clear blue s ... pears at the horizon, there, lingers his laughter, echoing in the firmaments.Upon the firmaments he gazeWith his conscience in haze,In the child's innocent eyesGone, the reflection of the clear blue s ...

(2 pages) 18 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

A poem written about love pulling you through hard times, letting yourself find comfort in love.

Yet, wonderfulThis roller coaster I ride controls meEvery move, every thoughtInfluencing meWith one gaze I am yoursFreeTo go through it all againAll for youJust for youFor IAm completelyIndefinitelyUn ...

(1 pages) 109 5 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge - Effect of the Dramatic Point of View

thoughts and dreams also as reality. "He looked a moment at his "unsteadfast footing," then let his gaze wander to the swirling water of the stream racing madly beneath his feet." (P.67) It is here wh ...

(2 pages) 71 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Zen Rock Garden

tention of any Zen garden is its ability to guide one to satori, or enlightenment. One could simply gaze at the garden, contemplating its meaning while meditating in order to reach satori. For example ... ne's mind of the mundane in order to contemplate that which is important, much like a koan. Whoever gazes upon the garden, despite culture or religion, can appreciate its beautiful simplicity and Japa ...

(4 pages) 73 1 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

If race is imaginary and socially constructed, why then does it have such a profound impact on the structure of society and the automatic ways people feel towards each other?

ssification teaches us to be wary of that drunken swagger that means belligerence; that indifferent gaze which is a sure sign of snobbishness.These classifications that people make are generally there ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism