Essays Tagged: "impress"

Fallen from Grace. On the use of symbolism in William Faulkner's 'A Rose for Emily.'

Faulkner 69). This description suggests that the house was built not only for function, but also to impress and engage the attention of the other townspeople. Similarly, the wealthy women of the era, ... husbands and/or fathers. This display of extravagance was egotistically designed by men to give an impression of wealth to onlookers. Emily was regarded by her father as property. Her significance to ...

(3 pages) 334 0 4.5 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Mill's Theory of Liberty

sfree to act upon his will, opinions and thoughts. In both, there is aconsistent attempt by Mill to impress upon his readers the manifestbenefits that would attend an atmosphere of liberty.To Mill, on ...

(14 pages) 360 1 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

"The Good Earth" essay. A Chinese book of a farmer's hard life working on the land.

is that thespouse you marry is not yet wholly yours until you have had sex. Wang Lung stilltries to impress O-lan and wonders if she even likes him. O-lan comes out to be avery hard worker and is much ...

(4 pages) 59 0 3.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Hamiltonianism vs Jeffersonianism. America during the late 18th century- the fate of country lay in the hands of two men

two names, not the oldest or most distinguished inthe history of America, but who were destined to impress upon their country a more lasting andimportant influence than any other man. With perhaps on ... ence than any other man. With perhaps one or two exceptions, they have to thisday, blazed a lasting impression in the structure and functions of our government. Thoseindividuals are, Thomas Jefferson ...

(8 pages) 160 0 2.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath. This is a book report on the Bell Jar. It describes the characters, plot, and other stuff.

report, I will inform you of the setting, characters, plot, the main idea the author was trying to impress upon her readers, a quote from the book, and an evaluation of the book.The Bell Jar is durin ... irst, it was slow and depressing, but it picked up fast. You have to get used to the depression she impresses on you through out the whole book, but it's life.

(3 pages) 96 2 3.2 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Catcher in the Rye: Holden Caulfield

es.Holden describes most people as phonies and fakes because he feels they are putting on an act to impress others.Holden is a person that values honesty and sincerity.Holden likes to act spontaneousl ...

(1 pages) 40 0 4.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Society's influence on the American Dream

ives to improve his place in the community oblivious to the hypocrisy around him. Everyone works to impress others rather than pleasing himself. Paralleling Fullers quotation, Sinclair Lewis' Babbit i ... bit overlooks the essential items of life and concentrates his attention towards material goals and impressing the upper class. Due to the loss of his best friend, Babbit realizes his life has no mean ...

(5 pages) 110 0 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Humility. Lear and Gloucester's JourneyBased on Shakespeare's King Lear. Describe King Lear and Gloucester's journey from arrogance to humility and to eventual wisdom.

llibility and allows their arrogance to influence their decision-making abilities. In an attempt to impress his subjects with his popularity, Lear decides to split up his kingdom based on the quality ...

(7 pages) 180 0 4.6 Nov/2002

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

Vietnam War, Operation Rolling Thunder, 1965-1968

on his ambition to take over South Vietnam. The operation began primarily as a diplomatic signal to impress Hanoi with America's determination. Warning the North Vietnamese that the violence would inc ...

(12 pages) 108 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

"East of Eden", by Steinbeck: A Father's love

first characters to show that this type of love exists. It seemed that as much as Charles tried to impress his father with material possessions, Adam would exceed him by doing the simplest of things. ... that cost six bits."(29)Charles was trying to buy his father's love where as Adam was not trying to impress hisfather at all. Adam only wanted to give his father something he would appreciate,"What di ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.7 Mar/2003

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

"Greasy Lake", by T. Coraghessan Boyle, and the writing techniques that were used to develop the theme and meaning.

to make myself more "bad" than I really was. One instance is when I was much younger, and trying to impress others, I threw a rock at a camp counselor's car of whom I was upset with. I don't recall wh ...

(7 pages) 239 2 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Review of Nazi propaganda movies.

to buy into Nazi philosophies. Goebbels saw the mistakes made by early filmmakers who in trying to impress their new Nazi leaders made blatantly propagandistic films which were generally rejected by ...

(10 pages) 65 0 4.6 Apr/2003

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

Hear Me Roar...

owledge of music, and reject the "common sense" about rock music which so many people have tried to impress upon me.In order to obtain my data, I turned first to my family. Both my stepfather and moth ...

(5 pages) 32 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Research paper on three Roman aspects of life: roman baths, roman theatre, and the roman army

aths.The baths were vast buildings built at either public expense or by rich emperors who wanted to impress their subjects. Occaisionally rich Romans who were trying to gain popularity would pay entry ...

(6 pages) 131 4 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Please Not Now!

embering it.The two stories below have a similar theme. In both stories, the authors were trying to impress someone, but ended up being the star of an embarrassing moment. They both ended up in situat ... t of all her brother's schoolmates.In Man Vs. Coat, the author, Mel Singer, was trying very hard to impress his date. He had watched every move he made to make sure that he did not make a fool of hims ...

(6 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The architectural treasures in Buffalo, NY. Richard Upjohn and his design styles.

dmarks in its long history. Many of which were designed by leading architects of the time and still impress those who take the time to view and enjoy them. These architectural monuments stand as a sym ... preference, St. Paul's Cathedral is highly neo-gothic. The Cathedral is still one of Buffalo's most impressive structures, which is an impressive feet when taking into account that it was constructed ...

(6 pages) 39 0 3.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Willy Loman, Jay Gatsby.

characters value fame and fortune, and their superficial lives are based on lies that they tell to impress other people. When Willy and Gatsby fail to attain their dreams the only thing left for them ... nd fortune. Just like Jay Gatsby, Willy Loman lies about his accomplishment in order to make a good impression of himself in the eyes of his family. Also just like Jay Gatsby, Willy Loman is transfixe ...

(5 pages) 87 1 1.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Division and classification of shoes.

heel. High heels are a must for any occassion, such as weddings, dates, or anywhere she may want to impress someone. The shoe, although often associated with the "playboy" type women, is a very elegan ...

(1 pages) 143 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Recording deals in the music industry

of the options available WHEN a musician gets the industry's attention. The musician then needs to impress the music industry with his/her creative talents. The reward for building a successful caree ...

(3 pages) 65 0 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

This essay is a reflection of aggression about people's behavior and what caused it

because the kid that he is bullying is annoying and he deserved it. Another cause of bullying is to impress other people. It is easier to bully someone when you have a group of people behind you. Beca ...

(2 pages) 86 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology