Essays Tagged: "Jack the Ripper"

From Hell... l'histoire de Jack l'Eventreur

From hell... entretien avec Jack the Ripper Les frères Huges sont de retour, le nouveau thriller du moment: From hell, c& ... les décors, dialogues et autres. Une nouvelle adaptation du très controversé "Jack the Ripper"... Dans le Londres de 1888, les quartiers mal famés tels que Whitechapel pul ... retracèrent les marquent exactes ainsi et la profondeur des incisions pratiquées par Jack, tout cela grâce aux rapports de police originaux et aux nombreuses photos d'autopsie exi ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.7 Mar/2002

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

Fantasy's integral role in the creation of a killer

s or very strong motives, so extreme or so strong thatthey captivate an entire city or even nation. Jack the Ripper did it bykilling and murdering five prostitutes. In recent times it has been peoplel ...

(5 pages) 120 0 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Jack The Ripper-From Hell

Jack the Ripper was a multiple murderer in Whitechapel, London, England in the year of 1888. From Au ... ultiple murderer in Whitechapel, London, England in the year of 1888. From August 31 to November 9, Jack the Ripper killed five women. In ten weeks he murdered five people, all prostitutes, all in Eas ... tabbed in the groin two times, her breast had been cut open and she was mutilated and disemboweled. Jack did not take a thing from the woman. When she was found she had a hat on, and her clothes were ...

(4 pages) 57 0 4.7 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers


rists usually don't claim responsibility for their actions until the fuse is lit, it'snot a case of Jack The Ripper sending an ear to the cops and warning them who his nextvictim will be. Terrorists u ... rrorist acts and providing a safe house for them oncethey're on the run just adds to the problem. Hijackers can take their hostages, get theransom and fly the plane to the country of their choice. Tha ...

(11 pages) 566 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Jack the Ripper

Jack the RipperAssignment One: The Law and order in London in the Late Nineteenth century1. Describe ... of the massive amounts of modernisations and improvements within the MPF could stop a killer named 'Jack the Ripper' the evasive prostitute-slasher who held the East of London in his grip of terror sp ... ee following table for a list of the murders and the six, in bold, now conceded as Ripper victims.) Jack the Ripper is the most notorious of Victorian criminals, yet he only, allegedly, killed six peo ...

(14 pages) 123 0 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Serial Killers.

r 15). Serial killers have only been acknowledged for about 125 years. The acknowledgment came with Jack The Ripper. Serial killers tend to be white, heterosexual, males. They tend to be between the a ...

(10 pages) 151 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Jack the Ripper. It describes each of the murders and possible suspects. I wrote this papers as my final for English my senior year.

Jack the Ripper"She was lying on her back, lengthways along the footway and outside the gate to Mr. ... s in her throat" (Sugden 38). This grueling scene was only one of the many caused by the mysterious Jack the Ripper. He committed five murders between August and November of 1888. Not much is known ab ... se five women and never being caught has many people still wondering who was behind the disguise of Jack the Ripper.Jack the Ripper's first victim was Mary Anne Nichols, born August 26, 1845. Her fath ...

(16 pages) 136 2 3.4 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Das viktorianische London 1888 Die Opfer von Jack the Ripper und das Leben im East End von London


(32 pages) 30 1 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A study of From Hell the movie and how accurate it is when telling the story of Jack the Ripper.

From Hell is a move based on the story of Jack the Ripper. Jack the Ripper was a serial killer in England at the turn of the century. This sto ... hown. ( Hell, is a historically accurate movie because like the true legend of Jack the Ripper the killer is not definitively shown and the facts of the killer and killings are co ...

(2 pages) 13 0 5.0 Sep/2004

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

Historical Accuracy of the film From Hell

e results of their sins."THE HISTORICAL MERITS OF THE FILM FROM HELLDuring 10 weeks in autumn 1888, Jack the Ripper murdered five prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London - all within one mile of ... s were linked because of the horrific way in which the bodies were mutilated. It has been said that Jack the Ripper is the most famous serial killer ever, even though he has killed as few as five peop ...

(8 pages) 32 1 4.0 Nov/2004

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

Jack the Ripper

This is a brief review of the Jack the Ripper murders that occurred in London more than ahundred years ago. Much of the original e ... lable to thestudent of crime who wishes to grapple with the many mysteries associated with thecase."Jack the Ripper" is the popular name given to a serial killer who killed a number ofprostitutes in t ... n proper. He was also called the Whitechapel Murderer and"Leather Apron."Significance and ImportanceJack the Ripper has remained popular for a lot of reasons. He was not the first serial killer,but he ...

(89 pages) 272 1 3.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Criminal Profiling: History

profiling involves Dr. Thomas Bond, the surgeon who performed autopsies on the five women killed by Jack the Ripper. Bond said that one person alone who was physically strong, cool, and daring had com ... Very likely, those who knew him would be aware that he was not right in his mind. (Ramsland) Sadly Jack the Ripper was never brought to justice and profiling shifted from the autopsy table to the cou ...

(6 pages) 133 0 4.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

This is an analytical essay on the murder of William Robinson, which occured in 1868 on the Salt Spring Islands in British Columbia.

olved Murder of William RobinsonThroughout history there have been many unsolved murder cases, from Jack the Ripper to Lizzie Borden. These cases have plagued criminal investigators and historians ali ...

(6 pages) 58 2 4.4 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Jack the Ripper (in depth research paper-27 pages-describing the murders,the victims, and the suspects-sources included).

scussions begin. No other has so quickly captured and so long dominated the public's fascination as Jack the Ripper: the Whitechapel Murderer, the personification of mindless brutality, of nameless, m ... ess experts on Jeopardy, more books, plays, articles, and movie scripts have been written about Red Jack than about any other murderer in history, except Adolf Hitler. At that, Der Fuhrer had to kill ...

(43 pages) 90 2 4.6 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Yours truly, Jack the Ripper

estigation so badly? The number of victims is still in question today mainly because the press that Jack had gotten as a famous killer may have inspired copycat killers. In this report I will attempt ... ort I will attempt to examine the rhyme and reason behind the grisly white chapel murders.What made Jack the Ripper unique, why is he still famous today? By today's standards, the murder of 5 definite ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What insights into late Victorian gender and social relations can be gleaned from a study of the press coverage of the 'Jack the Ripper' murders?

This essay will look at how the press coverage of the 'Jack the Ripper' murders strengthened the idea of the East End as a dangerous place and therefore ra ... eived by people of the time. The publication of certain letters by the press, purporting to be from Jack the Ripper, enhanced the notion that women who did not adhere to strict moral codes were at ris ... emergence of the first known serial killer (a term not used at the time) who was given the name of 'Jack the Ripper' by the British press. Between August 31st and November 9th, the Ripper was attribut ...

(10 pages) 26 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Who Is Jack The Ripper And What Impact Did He Have On Societ?

Who is Jack the Ripper and what impact did he have on Society? Jack the Ripper isn't a real person; it's ju ... him by the press (the one that he even chose to use himself in letters to the Central News Agency), Jack the Ripper!?! Dr. Timothy Robert Killeen arrived at the scene at 5:30 A.M. to do a quick examin ... w days coverage, but three weeks later on August 31, 1888, they would have much more to talk about. Jack the Ripper had struck again! It was around 3:40 AM on Friday morning (August 31, 1888) when two ...

(7 pages) 6 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


____________ Scotland Yard Inspector Frank Abberline's new assignment is to investigate the brutal "Jack the Ripper" murders in the Whitechapel district of London. Virtually driven to madness during h ... traight to the Royal Palace. FROM HELL puts an intense psychological spin on the horrific legend of Jack the Ripper and unravels a chilling alleged conspiracy involving the highest powers in England. ...

(1 pages) 833 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays


The Victims of Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper is remembered as one of history's most famous serial killers. His te ... d actually go to fulfill his desire for killing. Through my report I will create a brief profile of Jack's victims as well as explore the methodical and horrendous ways they were murdered.Mary Anne "P ... ut-handled blade of six to eight inches long (Geary, p.7).Mary Anne Nichols was the first victim of Jack the Ripper who was deliberately mutilated. She was known as "Polly" by her friends, and was a d ...

(13 pages) 807 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

War Is Great

he trip will be filled with many exciting tours including tours about the unexplained crop circles, Jack the Ripper, the British Museum, and the Summer Solstice Festival at Stone Hinge. You will also ...

(2 pages) 750 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History