Essays Tagged: "immediate family"

"As I Lay Dying" by William Faulkner

journey across theMississippi countryside to bring her body to be buried inJefferson, alongside her immediate family. Each one, inturn, narrates the events of this excursion as they areperceived. Thou ...

(4 pages) 162 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Get into College.

boy of age ten. Never before had he, been exposed to life outside his fifth grade classroom and his immediate family. Timid and shy, he decided he had listened to his mother's continuous nagging for t ...

(3 pages) 82 1 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Essay on "Grapes of Wrath" by Steinbeck. Examines the different ways Joads tried to keep united within the family or with others who shared the same struggles and sufferings.

my paper I will examine the different ways the Joadstried to keep united whether just within their immediatefamily or eventually with all the others who shared the samestruggles and sufferings.Steinb ...

(4 pages) 92 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Pretty good BS essay on integrity

f his family over perceived needs for himself. For him the principle of family can be thought of as immediate family, extended family, community and the whole human race. His sacrifices and hard work ...

(2 pages) 195 2 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

In "Tree At My Window," by Robert Frost.

motional hardships in his life. Some of the most significant and tragic, are the many deaths in his immediate family. By the time Frost was 27, he had lost both of his parents, his son Elliott, as wel ...

(9 pages) 115 1 4.1 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"The Grapes of Wrath" by John Steinbeck.

are quick to assist them each time. This novel proves that one's responsibility extends beyond the immediate family to include any human in need.In the early stages of their journey, the Joads meet I ...

(3 pages) 69 2 4.0 Sep/2003

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

"Bone Dance" by Martha Brooks.

nny and Alex are that they have only one friend, one of their parents die, and someone out of their immediate family raises them. These parallels are used to join these two characters and show two dif ... Since one of their parents died and the other was to busy, they were raised by someone out of their immediate family. This is another parallel between them.The third parallel is both Lonny and Alex ar ...

(3 pages) 21 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This essay is a descriptive essay that uses the five natural senses to describe a road and farm land it is from 1st person written by Kevin Mccurry title Where the Green Grass Grows.

My whole life my immediate family has always had a lot of land that we use for farming, recreation, and a place for o ...

(2 pages) 86 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Andrew Jackson.

Revolutionary War at only thirteen and later become a major general in the War of 1812. His entire immediate family, parents and siblings, died as a cause of the war, whether it was being killed in b ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Social Aspects of Paranoid Schizophrenic Recovery The assignment is a research paper for Abnormal Psychology.

e back to college with him where he doesn't have the luxury of professional support nor that of his immediate family. I feel like this is where the true struggle lies. How does one re-integrate back i ...

(11 pages) 244 3 4.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Illustrative Essay With Which Describes Various Emotions Within a Specific Memorable Event In My Life.

ating my birthdays with friends, to simply acknowledging traditional and customary holidays with my immediate family. Sadly, I had overlooked the numerous lengthy talks with my dad, silly fights with ... I didn't have to go to school today. As with any ten-year old you could only imagine how ecstatic I immediately became. As we drove into the driveway I noticed all of the curtains were shut. We opened ...

(5 pages) 90 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

The American Family Defined

FamilyWhen I hear the term family my mind begins to think of those in my immediate family including my father, mother, 2 older sisters, younger brother and brother-in-law. A ... d to define the term, much like this essay, it is possible for me to develop my thoughts further.My immediate family, with an emphasis on my mother and father alone, has been the caretakers of me all ...

(3 pages) 49 0 1.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Identification with DNA

fied and, more famously, to help identify Czar Nicholas II of Russia, who was killed along with his immediate family in 1918. This is also the technique scholars have turned to in order to assess how ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Fidel Castro's Family, Ideology and Regime

les have mounted against him since 1959.I found several sources that seemed to disagree on Castro's immediate family however several of them said Fidel has 6 sons and only ever 1 wife. His wife is nam ...

(3 pages) 54 0 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

About mari wallace...

......About Mari Wallace......She is the oldest of three children in her immediate family, Mari Wallace, born on February 15, 1988, in Okinawa, Japan. She has lived in two d ...

(1 pages) 34 1 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Mischief Revealed A Novel Study on Alistair MacLeod's No Great Mischief By Alison Friedt

on of Alexander MacDonald, our protagonist. A middle-aged Alexander examines the past of his immediate family and ancestry, dating back to 1779 when his great-great-great grandfather Calum move ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.2 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Price of Wisdom: Richard Wright's autobiography Black Boy. This essay is about Wright's "impact of acquiring wisdom in a world that is unwise."

om to grow through the years.Richard's wisdom began to develop through violence at a young age. His immediate family, save his brother, beat him a lot. One could argue that the beatings was justified, ...

(4 pages) 34 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Delirium and its effects in patients

is 91 years of age. She lives on her family farm and has been doing so for more than 40 years. Her immediate family which includes her two daughters, son and nine grandchildren live about 40 miles aw ...

(6 pages) 64 1 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Decision Making

tion, taken straight from the article:Say you are the widowed parent of three children. You have no immediate family or close friends. A severe recession has left you jobless for 18 months. Your skill ...

(4 pages) 320 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Athenian Women and their participation in politics

re seldom educated and were never allowed to be in the presence of other males that were not in the immediate family. Athenian women were seldom educated. Only the wealthiest and most spoiled o ... heir family name so dear their women were not allowed communication with other men outside of their immediate family. These women never really had true lives, they were raised to bear children and act ...

(1 pages) 38 3 2.6 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History