Essays Tagged: "grasp"

Black Holes

e in is so diverse and unique, it interests us to learn about all the variance that lies beyond our grasp. Within this marvel of wonders, our universe holds a mystery that is very difficult to underst ...

(5 pages) 245 1 4.4 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Music that is Romantic

c, we come uponthe first of several apparently opposing conditions that plague all attemptsto graspthe meaning of Romantic as applied to the music of the 19th century. Thisopposition invo ...

(3 pages) 188 1 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Archtypical Fathers. King Henry IV by Shakespeare and Wyndham by Joseph Strorm

son, Hotspur, and that he wishes he could be morehonorable. It shows King Henry's lack of trust and grasp of his son through conversations withothers. The King has a serious discussion with Prince Hal ...

(1 pages) 34 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare


MTV and THE MADONNA PHENOMENON"Madonna's intuitive grasp on the televisual world inwhich we live- of the medium's possibilities for engagingspectators ...

(8 pages) 243 0 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Why Study Religion?

of religion should not be regarded as a newventure for mankind or a new idea that man is trying to grasp andunderstand. Also, it could be argued that by researching such aphenomena as religion, it do ...

(6 pages) 565 4 4.0 Nov/1994

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Arianism. A heresy which arose in the fourth century, and denied the Divinity of Jesus Christ.

not amodern form of unbelief, and therefore will appear strange in modern eyes. But weshall better grasp its meaning if we term it an Eastern attempt to rationalize thecreed by stripping it of myster ...

(15 pages) 148 0 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity


an sometimes achieve far more than you could through action. The mind of the physical senses cannot grasp the concepts of the unnameable. The crew of the Enterprise learn a valuable lesson on the natu ... s us to 'Stop thinking and end your problems.' The answer to all things surrounds us; but cannot be grasped by the physical senses. The trap was symbolic of life; no action will bring the desired end; ...

(2 pages) 72 0 4.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Was Locke misguided in trying to account for all the legitimate functions of government in terms of "the preservation of property"?

lace.Locke states that "every Man has a property in his own Persons", this is a difficult notion to grasp given our own modern definition of property. Our "persons" are certainly not a property in the ...

(8 pages) 236 1 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Music that is Romantic

c, we come uponthe first of several apparently opposing conditions that plague all attemptsto graspthe meaning of Romantic as applied to the music of the 19th century. Thisopposition invo ...

(3 pages) 93 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

ORIGIN OF THE SPECIES. A discussion of Charles Darwin's Theory of Evolution and how it has overcome the trials and tribulations of time.

e religious populations of the world were outraged, scientists were displeased with this farfetched grasp of science, and a cult following of Darwinists was created. Not to mention the fact that the g ... switched their positions to become evolutionists.� By now, Darwinism had not only spread its grasp over Britain, but was now quickly moving across the rest of Europe into Asia and the United St ...

(9 pages) 443 3 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Charles Darwin

Languae in chlidren today

ad.Now a 3 year old pre-schooler in contrast, speaks in complex sentences that show a sophisticated grasp on the rules of language, as well as a sizeable vocabulary ,More specifically: we went to see ...

(3 pages) 96 2 4.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Seeing is believing, UFO's

s had a lust and curiosity about space and the bodies that exist in it. Early astronomers trying to grasp the incomprehensible mysteries of the universe would study the patterns of the stars and plane ...

(3 pages) 77 0 4.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy


re I started in a slow state of death and decay. New ideas and thoughts seemed impossible for me to grasp. It seemed that anything that was new to me was too much of a hassle. How could I move on in a ...

(2 pages) 46 1 4.1 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

A Brief History of the Irish Republican Army.

their was still a lot to be accomplished. The IRA believed unity and independence was within their grasp, but they had to remain patient. Through violence, political reform, and treaties, the Irish R ...

(5 pages) 168 0 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

On Walt Whitman's Crossing the Brooklyn Ferry

poem explores thedifficulties of discovering the relevance of life. The methodsthat helped Whitman grasp his own idea of the importance of lifeare defined with some simple yet insightful and convinci ...

(3 pages) 121 1 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

What To Do About Employee X? Introduction:What Do I Do About Employee X? I am faced with a very serious legal and ethical dilemma.

effective leadership and ethical standards. I've attended numerous seminars and feel I have a good grasp of my leadership and decision making abilities. I guide myself primarily by what can only be d ...

(7 pages) 528 1 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Hololiterature, a Holographic Interpretation of the "Scarlet Letter", by Nathaniel Hawthorne

uctures-transistors to synapses.) This technique works with literature and a deeper understanding a grasp of a book's meaning becomes possible.The Scarlet Letter can be viewed through an understanding ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.0 Apr/1993

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Learning disorders, empasizes on dyslexia

93, p.109). On the other hand, children with learning disorders, specifically dyslexia, struggle to grasp these concepts because they have visual perception problems.When a child lacks visual percepti ...

(3 pages) 134 1 4.0 Jan/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"Cultural Literacy by E.D. Hirsch. describes his Philosphy on education in America today

e culturally literate is to possess the basic information to thrive in the modern world. It is the "grasp on the background information that writers and speakers assume their audience already has." In ...

(4 pages) 116 0 4.7 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Pearl" by Steinbeck

he realizes that people can kill to protect their chance for wealth and power. He also has a better grasp on the social standing of the Indians compared to the white men. He senses danger once everyon ...

(6 pages) 82 1 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck