Essays Tagged: "loosely"

The New Age Movement

not. The New Age movement is best understood as a network of networks. A network is an informal, loosely knit organization which is very different in both structure and operation than other types o ...

(4 pages) 107 1 4.4 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Byron's Don Juan

use the desires of women and to love every one he meets. This Don Juan can be viewed, however, as a loosely disguised biography of Byron.Lord Byron's father, Captain John, has ancestors that go back a ...

(3 pages) 136 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A fantasy tale, " Crypt of the Shadowking" by Mark Antony

a profit than the greater good of all has taken over the city of a thousand spires. The Harpers, a loosely construed group of people who are always meddling in others affairs to keep the proverbial b ...

(4 pages) 40 0 5.0 Nov/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Problems of nation building in Malawi

Nation Building in MalawiThe identity of pre-colonial Malawi centered on the Maravi Empire, a very loosely organized society covering a large expanse of territory. In the late 1800 the British coloni ...

(4 pages) 93 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

title:the lexus and the olive tree. It is about globalization and its worldly views.

s of power and influence over their own valid territories. A response for such crippling factors is loosely organized international terrorism, whose leaders miserably use the religion of Islam as a un ...

(7 pages) 565 2 3.4 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

"The Tale of Genji" by Murasaki, and the Passing of the Seasons

f life and thought that give this novel its immortality. Genji manifests the idea of mono no aware, loosely interpreted as a 'sensitivity to things'(Varley, 1973, p.48), or more specifically, 'the kin ... f life and thought that give this novel its immortality. Genji manifests the idea of mono no aware, loosely interpreted as a 'sensitivity to things'(Varley, 1973, p.48), or more specifically, 'the kin ...

(16 pages) 136 1 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What Makes Those X-Men So Darn Great? A personally opinionated paper

also keep track of continuity, making sure they don't contradict past events. This last ruleis only loosely followed sometimes.All in all, a long, ongoing story can be like a soap opera. My favorite e ...

(10 pages) 50 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Did the Expansion of the Aztec Empire Lead to Their Downfall?

town dwellers for more than 1,000 years. (Ekholm, Gordon F.)The Aztec empire consisted of numerous, loosely connected urban communities. Land ownership was communal. Each local group was composed of a ...

(5 pages) 126 1 4.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Comparison essay on O'Connor's "A Good Man is Hard to Find" and Faulkner's "Barn Burning"

ly religious woman, when in actuality, she is just the opposite. She uses the term "good man" quite loosely whenever she wants to please a man.Sarti's father Abner, in "Barn Burning", also posses the ...

(3 pages) 146 0 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bruce Lee and the martial art Jeet Kune Do

dge enough to concoct his own method. When he first began teaching he taught mainly Wing Chun, or a loosely based form of Wing Chun. Later on, he changed it to Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do. In English it's Br ...

(3 pages) 47 0 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

A Review of 'A Clockwork Orange'

the state uses our unlikely hero as their guinea pig. The experiment is a success (I use this word loosely), Alex begins to feel physically repulsed by violence of any sort, and as a side effect, als ...

(2 pages) 123 1 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Patriotism in America: Common, yet Nonexistent"

triotism in America:Common, yet NonexistentIn American society today, the term "patriotism" is used loosely, and in fact has become so common that the true meaning of the word has been almost forgotte ...

(4 pages) 68 0 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Describe the general development of financial accounting regulation in the United Kingdom from 1970 to the present day.

nd fair view' to any interested parties. Traditionally, accounting regulations have been formulated loosely around the main principles of accounting, such as the prudence convention, the going concern ...

(4 pages) 246 1 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

The Governmental Process Interest Groups David B. Truman Information and ideas about Interest Groups

political parties as an example of this.Interest groups have been around for a long time. Some are loosely formed while others are highly organized. In spite of such groups, America's political proce ...

(1 pages) 107 1 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Comparing Heart of Darkness of Joseph Conrad with the movie "Apocalypse Now!" by Coppola

tion...(Hagen,301)Francis Ford Coppola, the screenwriter of the film Apocalypse Now, made the film "loosely based on Joseph Conrad's harrowing short story, Heart of Darkness"(Wallace). However, the ov ...

(6 pages) 142 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Frankenstein and His Creation Gone Wrong: Who is the real victim anyway?

tim.To separate the monster and the victim it is wise to define the terms, for both terms are quite loosely used in today's society. The term monster is defined by The American Heritage Dictionary as: ...

(6 pages) 149 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Spartan Warriors.

n having an ALL WARRIOR society. JPKTHE SPARTAN WARRIORSIn society today the term "warrior" is used loosely and sometimes even associated with an athlete training for a specific event. By the fifth ce ...

(7 pages) 152 0 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Robert Browning's poem, "My Last Duchess"

n personality to make horrifying information seem merely colorful, even laughable.The poem is based loosely on historical events which involve, Alfonso, the Duke of Ferrara, who lived in the 16th cent ...

(6 pages) 162 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

First Aid sinarios!

rn is first degree. Last, before you bring them to get medical attention, you should cover the burn loosely.#2- A hiker decided to see if the ice was thick enough to walk on and found out the hard way ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The atmosphere and setting in James Joyce's "Araby".

Convinced that the Dublin of the 1900's was a center of spiri-tual paralysis, James Joyce loosely but thematically tied together hisstories in Dubliners by means of their common setting. Eac ...

(3 pages) 224 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature