Essays Tagged: "intrigues"

The Case Of The Spaniard Quietist Miguel de Molinos

an heresies. There are cases where conflicts arose because of ambition of power, lack of moral, and intrigues, other because of lack of wisdom and a poor theological understanding.One of the instances ...

(7 pages) 32 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

George Washington's Farewell Address

and the Republicans. He envisioned a similar international role for the U.S., apart from the petty intrigues and maneuverings of world (European) power struggles. He kept America out of the wars foll ...

(4 pages) 93 0 3.5 Sep/1989

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Story of Jacob

of Divine blessing and the father of Israel. His character emerges through a series of deceptions, intrigues and conflicts which cast serious doubt on the wisdom and appropriateness of God using Jaco ...

(5 pages) 86 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Describe the recurring use of imagery, motifs, themes and ideas in Michael Ondaatje's novel In the Skin Of A Lion. explain how multiple readings can be concluded from the book.

peaking, and that he is voicing the feelings of the reader at this particular stage. The love story intrigues and attracts the audience, who are to become as involved in these relationships as the cha ...

(3 pages) 103 0 3.8 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The hour glass

a butterfly's erratic flight, the smell of the earth after it rains. Every aspect of Nature itself intrigues me. I find a miracle in the growing of a mushroom or a field of daisies. But this hourglas ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"The Prince" by Niccolo Machiavelli.

ems almost impossible to define fortuna and virtu. The usage of these words continually puzzles and intrigues the reader. Virtu dominates the first half of the book, eventually succumbing to fortuna i ...

(4 pages) 164 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Charlotte Perkins Gilman's "The Yellow Wallpaper" and Franz Kafka's "Metamorphosis".

y deteriorating in mental state. When she first moves into the room in the old house, the wallpaper intrigues her. Its pattern entrances her and makes her wonder about its makeup. But slowly her obses ...

(6 pages) 88 0 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How does Browning Shape our Reaction To The Duke in His Dramatic Monologue 'My Last Duchess'?

o lines, Browning is not letting us make any mistake about what sort of person the Duke is. It also intrigues us, and makes us want to read on, mainly because we are curious to know where the Duchess ...

(6 pages) 70 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Why Are Many People Fascinated With Extraterrestrial Life?

ain and the affect our interests. The possibility that life besides our race exists in the universe intrigues many because it is an unanswered phenomenon. We enjoy the scare of thinking that there cou ...

(4 pages) 47 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Why Is Science SO Important?

the world to form more convenient ways of living. Science is a forever growing, changing study that intrigues many.Firstly, what would life be like without medicine and hygienic products? Even young c ...

(2 pages) 53 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

The Use of Force and its Results. A review on the movie: "1492: Conquest of Paradise". Emphasizes on the justification of the use of force on the movie and its effects.

The Use of Force and its ResultsThere is something about the promise of peace and paradise that intrigues the very depth of our souls. Humanity casting a reflection without strife is an extraordin ...

(2 pages) 44 0 5.0 Jan/2004

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

Pride and Prejudice and Modern Romances

may be very familiar to the reader. These housheholds are always the cradle of various gossips and intrigues in which the members of the families like to engage. It is also rather common that there i ...

(2 pages) 40 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

What is anthropology and why we should study it?

There are lots of areas of study out there but the one field that intrigues peoples and civilizations is the actual study of themselves and how they interact with oth ...

(7 pages) 180 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Love at first sight

tory's events happening in reality. As one of the most favorable myths, love at first sight is what intrigues us and moves us to the new heights. Yet, as much as many would like to dream of love at fi ...

(3 pages) 88 1 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Lady Macbeth soliloquy - oral

ng mental state and just wish to support you through this, it pains me to see you in such a way. It intrigues me why you fall to pieces here, when on the battlefield you command your army with unflinc ...

(3 pages) 36 0 0.0 Oct/2004

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

How the Author Creates Tension and Suspense in the Monkey's Paw

Pathetic fallacy immediately implies that the story will be based on evil and creates tension as it intrigues the reader. We can see that the language used helps the story to become fast paced which c ... st a bit of what you call magic perhaps,'". The way in which the monkeys paw is initially described intrigues and builds up suspense as not much is mentioned about the paw. Furthermore, we can see tha ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

With reference to sources, assess the different interpretations of Agrippina the Younger

na as a deceptive, ill- mannered woman and is highly- critical when he relates her many schemes and intrigues in her pursuit of power not only for the men in her life, but also, and more despicably, f ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Comparison of Laurence Olivier's version of "Richard III" to Sir Ian McKellen's version.

t in the 30's of the 20th century.The function of Act 2 in the original play is to show how Richard intrigues (and just as well acts) his way to the throne and finds his first accomplices. At the end ...

(7 pages) 22 0 2.0 Mar/2005

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

Worldview analysis in Sire's book Universe next door

Sire 1-3, 10The one thing that intrigues me about the concept of a worldview is that once you gain a grasp on it and feel like you ...

(2 pages) 30 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Scarlet Letter, about hypocracy in the Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter Essay Relevant throughout human history, hypocrisy intrigues people, and shows itself in popular figureheads. Nathanial Hawthorne shows this human inte ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.5 Mar/2005

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