Essays Tagged: "homage"


tive meanings of the term. A positive meaning, which is rarely used, would be: worship; reverential homage rendered to a divine being or beings, or a particular form of system of religious worship, es ...

(5 pages) 192 0 3.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Poem of The Cid

assa. El Cid is aperfect medieval vassal because he follows his faith, is a great leader, and shows homage to hisking.El Cid devotes his entire life to following what he feels are God's wishes. The mo ... happy and made them more likely to fallow him.In the feudal system it is the vassal's duty to show homage to the athority above them.El Cid doues this throughout teh book. While El Cid was exiled he ...

(3 pages) 56 1 2.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Song of a Hummingbird by Graciela Limon. Chicano Studies novel. Summary and ideas of the book and it's relation to the Day of the Dead

A Battle of ConsciousnessTomorrow we celebrate the Day of the Dead--a ceremony where a society pays homage to those who have passed, and planted their seeds in the lives of others. Our ancestors influ ...

(6 pages) 83 0 4.4 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The mythilogical figure Bellerophon. It is written in first person perspective like Bellerophon is the speaker.

a tool that allowed humans to tame horses, which I used to my benefit. Therefore, I chose to give homage to her. After a day of prayer at her altar I received a golden bridle. With this new instrume ...

(2 pages) 52 1 2.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Feudalism and Manorialism

Now people think that feudalism was social and political system held together by bonds of kingship, homage, and fealty and by grants of benefits - lands or estates given by king, lay lord, or ecclesia ...

(1 pages) 60 0 3.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Analysis of Christopher Smart's "For I Will Consider My Cat Jeofry"

o his prayers. He rolls around doing tricks to expend the newly found energy. After he has paid his homage to the sun and has received his reward he begins to tend to himself."For this he performs in ... but when awake there is nothing more energetic and lively.At this point in the poem Smart is giving homage to felines. Smart seems to be going on praising the cats qualities as possible justification ...

(5 pages) 28 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Review between Tears of the Black Tiger and Wizard of Oz

rom the past all exaggerated as if fed on streams of psychedelic drugs. Every scene appears to be a homage to some film genre/style/shot that ate its way into the director's consciousness as he was gr ... hs to the twirling moustaches to the gobs of blood, but it all has an intended effect of both being homage and being affectionately comical at the same time. Much of the film is pure deranged anachron ...

(10 pages) 42 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Book Report: F.L. Ganshof's "Feudalism" This is a 5 page paper in which recieved a B+ in my Western Civ Honors class

e seizing of all land in fee. This resulted in the trade for protection from a "lord" in return for homage and allegiance. The basics to the system are basically a type class ordeal. A man with power ... ths, tenants in chief still promise fealty for their lord in the Channel Islands, not forgetting do homage as well. This can be compared to a part of an old feudal ceremony, which of course includes f ...

(5 pages) 52 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Frankenstein's Paradise - How the characters in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein strongly resemble those in John Milton's Paradise Lost. Originally written by Gregory Conley.

let the speaking of those four words pass without a second thought to what Henenlotter is paying an homage to. It is, however, very obvious to the knowledgeable few just how much meaning the quote hol ...

(7 pages) 49 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Public Enemy influence on Sopranos Influence of The Public Enemy (1931) on The Sopranos

ond specific details to the ambiguous overall intention of the work. Specific episodes pay explicit homage. In the most dramatic reference, when Livia dies Tony watches that film on TV. Obviously, Jun ...

(8 pages) 30 0 3.0 Feb/2005

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


r year. Sacraments were made to these patrons andrituals were celebrated for their memories. Homage to the twelve apostles was also greatly celebrated in Montaillou. Each ofthe twelve apostles ...

(1 pages) 25 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Cupid And Psyche

that strangers from neighboring countries came in crowds to enjoy her beauty. They were paying her homage for her beauty which is due only to Venus. This homage offended Venus so she called upon her ...

(2 pages) 17 0 1.0 May/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Hindu Religious Tradition: Sacred Elements-Their Significance and Meanings

the aspect of karma with respect to the environment will be explored.The premise that reverence and homage to deities of nature believed to provide protection and good fortune or karma of devotees, to ...

(4 pages) 235 1 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Hinduism

"Nothing Gold Can Last" Analysis of the use of the word 'Gold' in Less than Two Pages

istence. Frost implements elements of natural life in a number of his poems, including this one, as homage and respect to nature's ability to impersonate human life. He discusses the rarity of finding ...

(2 pages) 61 3 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Hindu Religious Tradition: Sacred Elements - Their Significance and Meanings

the aspect of karma with respect to the environment will be explored.The premise that reverence and homage to deities of nature believed to provide protection and good fortune or karma of devotees, to ...

(4 pages) 184 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Hinduism

Use your own definition of 'religion' and compare its strengths and weaknesses

ions. These actions could be categorised as a form of 'worship' meaning to 'pay reverent honour and homage to God or a sacred personage, or to any object regarded as sacred'. (http://dictionary.refere ...

(5 pages) 34 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Titanic - The Movie

2 films, let me explain where I am coming from, and what I believe to be the explanation for these homages. Both Stanley Kubrick's The Shining (1980) and James Cameron's Titanic (1997) are brilliant, ... as examples of excellent film-making. However, there does exist in film-making the concept of the "homage", a tradition that has been practiced by many of our best directors. An homage is usually an ...

(2 pages) 858 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why Is The Libation Bearers Called The Libation Be

se necessitates that one murder must follow upon another. No matter the amount of libations paid in homage of Agamemnon's death will forgo the curse.This interpretation takes as fact that fate/the god ...

(1 pages) 1340 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Everything Gold Will Die Young

cession. The honor of this treatment was endowed the first time for victory, and the final time for homage. The "threshold" symbolizes the grave of the athlete, his entry into the afterlife. In a simi ...

(4 pages) 16 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Quicksand by Nella Larsen

tyle of the Harlem Renaissance, Larsen uses personal experiences and everyday experiences. Also, in homage to the Harlem Renaissance style Larson chooses to describe the social situations of African A ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry