Essays Tagged: "memories"


1993). The examination of human behavior reveals that current activities are inescapably linked by memories. General "competent" (1993) behavior requires that certain past events have effect on the i ... n. All of this is effected by the development of short-term memory (STM) and long-term memory (LTM).Memories can be positive, like memories of girlfriends and special events, or they can be negative, ...

(6 pages) 657 3 3.7 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

My Zambezi Valley

n by organizing an expedition and venturing into the unknown wilderness of the 'Dark Continent' for memories that will last you a lifetime. Unfortunately these days you have to do it through a Safari ...

(4 pages) 71 0 3.9 Feb/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"Jacob's Ladder"

t before death, and the afterlife which await them. Hell is seen as a temporary stop where people's memories and attachments are taken away so that they can enter heaven cleansed of their past life in ... ho said, 'The only thing that burns in hell is the part of you that won't let go of your life, your memories, your attachments, they burn it all away. But they aren't punishing you, they're freeing yo ...

(9 pages) 70 1 4.7 Nov/1996

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


ire. It effects your brain by making the THC disrupt the nerve cells in the part of the brain where memories are formed. This makes it harder for the user to recall events and makes it harder to learn ...

(4 pages) 57 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Commentary of the battle at Gettysburg and the rebirth of America

lieve in, for the benefit of their suggested equals. Stepping forward, and then looking back; these memories, and the impact these memories have, are not and will never be forgotten.The blood which wa ... r only their honor. These men were fighting for their beliefs, and also for the good of others. The memories, and the impression these memories left, could never possibly be lost from the memory of th ...

(2 pages) 114 1 3.8 Oct/1996

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

The Meadow

ty. As the party moved out of sight, I began to think about the last time I visited the meadow. The memories of my last visit are vivid with relaxed and peaceful thoughts motivated by the images, scen ... s, scents, and sounds of the meadow. The beauty of the meadow in the summer is unequaled. My memories contained many images of this special place. Snow covered mountains extend high above the h ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Themes in the text "The Handsomest Drowned man in the world" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

er realised this our lives would be without some movie classics. These classics hold many different memories for each individual. If we lived in a world with no imagination we would be very boring, al ...

(2 pages) 115 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Kurt Cobain - Historic Accounts

------------------------------------------------------------------I would like to share some of the memories and perceptions I have concerning this unique, rare and original human being called Kurt Co ... Moore of Montesano). If this stuff is interesting to you folks, please know that I have a bunch of memories of Kurt from those years I knew him. I was NOT his greatest buddy or anything, but we had s ...

(14 pages) 141 5 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Teenage Years

usly never children. Few people can remember the truth aboutadolescence. Their minds 'censor' their memories; and have them believe that being a teenager was was one big party, free ofcares and respon ...

(2 pages) 106 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

a philosophical view on 'The Great Gatsby' by Fitzgerald

his illusion of his ideal future that made time a keydimension in his life.Gatsby suffers from past memories of Daisy and tries to relive the relationship and in theprocess Gatsby was murdered. Nick s ...

(2 pages) 101 0 2.4 Apr/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Food at the prom

I have a lot of good memories of my senior prom. The Hilton's California ballroom, the dancing, and socializing with frie ... prom. The Hilton's California ballroom, the dancing, and socializing with friends were some of the memories. But most of all, the food was the best memory of all. The food served at Castlemont High's ... brownie had the sweet smell of semi- sweet chocolate morsels and baked walnuts.Yes, there were many memories of the prom. But the excellent food that was served proved to be the best memory for me; a ...

(3 pages) 76 1 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Personal Identity, refers to the mind, body, and soul; comments on the author John Perry

what each exactly is (people remember things that did not actually happen to them, are those still memories?; do you have one soul throughout your life?), and both are thought to compose one's charac ... fka's The Metamorphosis) he would still be the same person (possessing the same character, beliefs, memories, etc.) Perry then identifies that at the heart of the soul and memory of a person's identit ...

(2 pages) 144 0 4.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

life's powerful forces

constantly present in today's society. Whether it be by staying warm or the destruction of private memories and property, fire is an ongoing influence in society. Due to this fact, it is possible to ...

(3 pages) 45 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Times' a changin'

hnicities which have taught me things that I may have never learned. Thinking back, through all the memories and times, I got a taste of each persons personality in my personal experiences with them.I ...

(5 pages) 63 0 3.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

About Mid Life Crisis in Horst Stern's "The Last Hunt"

Joop realizes that he is going through a mid-life crises, which can only be resolved by exorcising memories of his wife, the bear, and the goddess of hunting, Diana.The solution to the first part of ... oddess of hunting, Diana.The solution to the first part of his mid-life crisis is to get rid of the memories of Mari that still resided deep within his mind. He does this by visiting the house where t ...

(5 pages) 26 0 3.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Report on the life of Charles Dickens

in to work in the naval dockyard at Chatman. It washere that Charles Dickens' earliest and clearest memories were formed (Mankowitz9-14).Charles' education included being taught at home by his mother, ...

(4 pages) 86 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

"The Giver" by Lois Lowry

Giver.The Giver:The Giver is the man who is the old Receiver. He is also the onewho gives Jonas the memories. In the community were Jonas lives is everything iscontrolled, even people's memory. The Gi ... ple's memory. The Giver is the only one who is not controlled. It isthe Receiver's job to store the memories of the community and pass them on to the nextReceiver.Gabe:Gabe is an infant who was part o ...

(6 pages) 168 1 3.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison

what he had to offer; being a good public speaker.The story begins with the narrator recounting his memories of his grandfather. The most remarkable, and eventually the most haunting, of these is his ...

(9 pages) 121 0 3.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Eveline" by James Joyce, -- A Character Analysis

her past and her future.Eveline loves her father but is fearful of him. She tries to hold onto good memories of her father, thinking "sometimes he could be very nice (Joyce 5)," but has seen what her ...

(3 pages) 222 1 5.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Families portraid in Roddy Doyles books. A comparrison of the snapper, "The Commitments", "The Snapper and The Van"

along with the family itself.When we think of family life we associate happiness, a life of sharing memoriesand developing unbreakable friendships. It is easy to create a family that is make believe,w ... llity to capture humourwhen the times are hard. The Rabbitte family shared many bonds, they had manymemories and of course many fights, but they are a family. They may be fictional butthey represent a ...

(5 pages) 39 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature