Essays Tagged: "middle aged"

Jack London's "To Build A Fire"

y 'To Build A Fire' to convey his message that humans need to be social. Londonsets an average, middle-aged logger in a deserted Yukon trail during a wintry season. Thetemperature is seventy-f ...

(2 pages) 92 0 4.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Book report of Black Like Me that I did for Accelerated History class. An extensive overview of the book.

hts Movement and did much to promote awareness of the racial situationsand pass legislature. He was middle aged and living in Mansfield, Texasat the time of publication in 1960. His desire to know if ...

(6 pages) 172 1 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Book Report on Micheal Crichton's LOST WORLD

Characters: The main character in the book is Ian Malcolm,a middle aged mathematician and a little bit of an explorer.The man who set up the exploration, Richar ... rer who spends a lot of his timeand money exploring different places around the world and helpsat a middle school to give students of ideas of careers in science.Sarah Harding is a zoologist who was h ... eft for the island soonafter to try and find him. Unknown to anyone, two of Levine'sstudents at the middle school where he helps, sneaked into thecargo of the plane and went to the island with them. H ...

(4 pages) 60 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Influence of Technology In American History

could not only run itself but actually run anothermachine as well) was invented by James E. Watt, a middle aged, Scottish engineer. Watt studied earliermachines and made numerous changes including add ... conomy beganto emerge. Each region would specialize in what it could do best. The Northeast and the Middle Statesproduced finished goods in their factories, the West grew wheat and corn, while the Sou ...

(3 pages) 98 1 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Homer Simpson a typical American Male? Are american males really turing into homer Simpson?

reveal many interesting aspects of modern American culture, one of them is the stereotype of lower middle class, middle-aged, married white male in America. The character's name is Homer Simpson. He ... in the 1990's. Not only it's educational, but it also uses humor to show the stereotype of a lower middle class, middle-aged, married white American male, during the development of American culture, ...

(4 pages) 80 0 3.9 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Sleeping habits.

and irritable. There patience becomes to a bear minimal and little things tick them off. Adults and middle aged people need a certain amount of sleep to remain healthy and to be able to function prope ...

(3 pages) 47 0 2.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Poverty And Social Structures

es? Because the individual that I invited into my home and fed was both deaf and mute. He was male, middle aged, and of African American decent. Needless to say it was a conversation unlike any I have ...

(6 pages) 155 0 4.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

American Beauty and Lester Burnham's life.

But on the inside is a loveless marriage, a distant relationship with his daughter, and a depressed middle aged father, Lester Burnham. Lester, a magazine advertising employee and his wife Carolyn, a ...

(3 pages) 88 1 5.0 Mar/2003

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

Adidas Case Study: SWOT analysis and Michael Porter's Five Forces Model, including strategic recommendations

yet Adidas has neglected this market by remaining a preferred supplier of sporting equipment to the middle aged male population.Nike and Reebok are two very aggressive marketing companies with the app ... t segment. Known as a producer of fitness footwear. Trying to capture more of Nike's Sports segment.Middle ages men's brand. Leader in the Soccer market segment.R&DDone by coaches, athletes, and t ...

(10 pages) 1763 1 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

Character Arc in "American Beauty".

ty two minute piece about a family, consisting of a teenage daughter with self-perception issues, a middle-aged wife that has an inferiority complex and a middle-aged husband with an extreme mid-life ...

(3 pages) 63 0 5.0 Apr/2003

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

"A Pair pf Silk Stockings" written by Kate Chopin.

eIn "A Pair pf Silk Stockings" written by Kate Chopin, the main character is Mrs. Sommers. She is a middle aged white woman who lives with her four children and husband. Throughout the story she is no ... "The Battle with Mr. Covey" written by Frederick the main character is Frederick Douglass. He is a middle aged black man who is a slave to Master Thomas, but is being "rented" by Mr. Covey. As we rea ...

(5 pages) 73 0 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How does Margaret Atwood portray women in Alias Grace?

ristic these women all share, from the very richest, most beautiful ladies 'Miss Cartwright' to the middle aged, working class spinster 'Jordans housekeeper' and that is the ability to manipulate.A ma ...

(4 pages) 34 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Flannery O'Connor's "Everything that Rises Must Converge".

Flannery O'Connor's "Everything that Rises Must Converge" tells the story of a middle-aged white lady, the descendant of an aristocratic slave-holding family in the deep south, th ...

(3 pages) 95 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why has parliament (UK) been criticised for being insufficiently representative?

s, such as women and ethnic minorities. Instead, Parliament has a disproportionate amount of white, middle class, middle aged men who have attended public school and Oxbridge. Parliament has been accu ...

(4 pages) 39 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Philosophical analysis and plot summary of Daniel Quinn's "Ishmael".

ael. Daniel Quinn wrote Ishmael to teach us how to save the world from ourselves.Ishmael is about a middle-aged male writer whom Quinn never gives a name to. I believe Quinn never gave the man a name ...

(5 pages) 102 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sources of Capital - Lands' End - Paper covers sources of capital for the company Lands' End. 582 words also includes brief history of the company and link to the annual report.

and children. It also sells accessories, home goods, luggage, and corporate gifts to its primarily middle-aged customers. In 1963, Gary Comer introduced Lands' End, a Chicago-based mail-order supplie ...

(2 pages) 53 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Response Journal for "Everything That Rises Must Converge" by Flannery O'Connor

Flannery O'Connor's "Everything that Rises Must Converge" tells the story of a middle-aged white woman, who is the descendant of a southern aristocratic slave-holding family. Mrs. ...

(3 pages) 66 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Character Analysis of Oedipa in "the Crying of Lot 49"

hing just out of grasp, both internally and externally.Oepida is a rather generic looking person. A middle aged northern California, complacent in the rhythms of suburban life. She could been used as ...

(7 pages) 41 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Martin luther and the catholic reformation

tings. Along with the help of several others who believed the same ideas, Luther changed and shaped middle-aged Europe.The way that Martin Luther began his religious fighting was when the church was i ... and affected far more people than he had expected.The reformation did not just affect woman either. Middle class families had wealth and power passed to them by the feudal nobility and the Roman Catho ...

(11 pages) 211 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Situational Analysis : Bentley Motors

t or service.Baby boomers are people born between 1946 and 1966. They are now passing through their middle years (late 30s to 50s), bringing changes in middle-aged values, tastes and concerns - indulg ... ESThese may be either wholesalers or retailers, who have ownership of the cars produced by Bentley (Middle East Traders in Qatar), or facilitators, who just ship the cars from Bentley factories to who ...

(3 pages) 102 1 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies