Essays Tagged: "imperfection"

This essay is about the flaws of the death penalty and the fact that humans should not decide who lives and dies. The title is : An infallible penality given by fallible people.

of most controversial human issues of our time. It is a policy that does not take into account the imperfection of the legal system (human beings in general), which implicates cruel and unusual punis ...

(2 pages) 157 1 3.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Review of "Chicamauga" by Shelby Foote

soldiers and victims of a country divided. Through fiction, Foote succeeds in showing the striking imperfection and cold reality of the civil war's events as opposed to our usual objectification and ...

(6 pages) 36 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Argument from Design, and the Problem of Evil

ms of bees reach the middle, and weave the last hexagon in place, there is no sign of a junction or imperfection - humans presented with the same task would find it practically impossible to mirror th ... nes his view as follows:When we are inquiring simply after the existence of an intelligent Creator, imperfection, inaccuracy, liability to disorder, occasional irregularities may subsist in a consider ...

(6 pages) 207 0 4.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics


on you couldnt pick out of a crowd.You may know the kind,paperthin,clothes hanging off,a product of imperfection,a product of mediocrity,like everyoneelse around me.Nothing is worse than being swallow ...

(4 pages) 120 2 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Women and the media

il to realize is that computers are used to retouch most of the pictures. They take away any little imperfection that might make the model seem human and turn her into a flawless supernatural being th ...

(2 pages) 154 0 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Lord Of The Flies Essay.

ding on the way you would prefer. This novel "The Lord of the Flies" by William Golding linking the imperfection of society together with the imperfection of human nature.William Golding's "Lord of th ... hat if it goes out that they will never be rescued off the island.William Golding tries to link the imperfection of society and human nature in the novel "The Lord of the Flies". These are many differ ...

(2 pages) 82 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Arthur to Her book", by Anne Bradstreet.

rm, descending from her "feeble brain", and expresses the shame and disapproval she felt due to the imperfection of the book.There's a strong possibility that Bradstreet suffered from low self-esteem, ... ade a flaw." However no matter how hard she tried to dot her t's and cross her i's, she still found imperfection. Bradstreet found the book to be so imperfect to a point of shame."I cast thee by as on ...

(2 pages) 59 1 2.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Falling Into The 'Hot' Trap," a review of ABC's reality TV series "Are You Hot?" Discusses how the show is mentally, physically, and monetarily destructive to young women.

s on their body, face, and sex appeal. One judge even uses a laser pointer to draw attention to any imperfection on a contestants' body. Meanwhile, I (and probably many other average teenagers) am sit ... The young women on "Are You Hot" are the kind of people who will never stop looking for any kind of imperfections on their bodies. But the sad thing is that their looks are all they have. Only two out ...

(7 pages) 124 0 4.2 Apr/2003

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

Descrimination on women showed by Nathanial Hawthorne.

a] due to a birth mark on her face. Aylmer sees the birth mark "As being the visible mark of earthy imperfection" (Hawthorne 1290). Aylmer goes as far as removing the birth mark from Georgiana's face, ... giana, instead they are directed towards Aylmer and his selfishness. Aylmer tries to remove the one imperfection from his wife's face and "As the last crimson tint of the birth-mark- that sole token o ...

(1 pages) 44 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

'Examine how expression of feelings, beliefs and ideas are portrayed through Gothic architecture in the 12-13 century particularly in northern France.'

ecture as their were a large portion of people Christian, these people considered themselves but an imperfection of the divine light of God. The site of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris for example t ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

This essay is about the past faults made by George Washington which in his time were not explored by media outlets but today would be made a big deal of.

e was never questioned on anything in his past on the public stage.Modern media today looks for any imperfection in a public figure, and attacks it. George Washington, in his youth, was known to be a ...

(2 pages) 40 1 2.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Five Stages of a Tragic Hero and Oedipus' going through them.

them healthy to the best of his ability.Then the flaw stage where he shows a blemish, weakness, or imperfection. This is the stage that Oedipus dives right into a the beginning when he first addresse ...

(2 pages) 55 0 3.9 Apr/2004

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

Contradictions in the Bibile

finally there comes a performance which is reasonable, but not perfect.Perhaps it is this built-in 'imperfection' problem shared by all humans, which leads some people to transfer what they have exper ...

(11 pages) 153 3 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Hawthorn The Birthmark

irthmark, however, by Nathaniel Hawthorn, the main character Alymer refuses to accept the fact that imperfection is a natural part of life. After marrying a beautiful woman he begins to notice nothing ... enges him. Hawthorn often portrayed this theme in his writing and here there is no exception. It is imperfection that makes us human. Georgiana's imperfection is removed along with her humanity causin ...

(2 pages) 81 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Truman Show: An Imperfect Utopia?

ction. But even in this life of complete happiness and perfection, there is an overbearing sense of imperfection, of a breaking point looming on the horizon. As Peter Weir tries to develop this perfec ... in a world, he seems to purposefully leave out an important element present in any utopia - that of imperfection. Weir conveys this absence of daily strife with the use of camera angles, music, and li ...

(4 pages) 60 0 3.3 Apr/2004

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

Discuss the physiological changes that occur in humour

teven Allen, 1981) and the comedy had critics from ancient Greeks to present. Comedy relabels man's imperfection, leaves him more tolerant, and gives him the courage to face life. This is theme of mos ...

(8 pages) 78 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Perception of Perfection

Maybe it was the imperfection of the night.Maybe the sourness of breath.The sweet placid nightSerene after the soiled ... t.Inexplicable night.To explain would be to rush.Sense is madeThrough the dark eyesAnd sweet lipsOf imperfection.On this night,Calendars do not wait with watchful eyes,Encouraging movement.They cannot ... gh my eyes may openThe same sight remains equalManifested thoughts only prove true.To those who see imperfection in this;Only have imperfect eyes.Perfection is possible.Perfection is you.

(1 pages) 51 2 2.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays


people according to the genetic information provided in the applicant's urine or blood sample. Any imperfection, such as bad eyesight, heart disease will be take out .If you have these disease; you w ...

(2 pages) 25 0 0.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Detailed and comprehensive information about the author, story and book "The Chrysalids."

does not tolerate deviation of any kind. Their religion demands that anything born with any type of imperfection be destroyed. Imperfect crops are burnt and animals slaughtered. Human 'Deviations' are ...

(6 pages) 24 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, The Ambiguity of Human Emotion

, or his family because he belongs to a greater universe where he is defined as a human, famous for imperfection and the conscience. However, the most obvious characteristic of humanity is governed by ...

(6 pages) 48 1 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature