Essays Tagged: "mimicking"

Method Acting

l acting. When using thisapproach, an actor will study his character and 'present' the character by mimicking theactions this character would make, along with the character's speech, tones, gestures, ...

(4 pages) 136 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Cigarettes and Their Destruction of the Brain

the surface of the brain; the same 'keyholes' as acetylcholine(an important neurotransmitter), and mimicking epinephrine and norepinephrine, giving the smoker a rush, or stimulation. Within 30 minute ...

(3 pages) 70 1 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Role Model: The Britney SPears Controversy

well-respected females as one of the top role models for young girls (Labi 2). They idolize Spears, mimicking everything from her dress to her attitude conveyed through her music (Spears Matters 1). B ...

(5 pages) 234 1 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Instilling a Child's Values. Speaks of parenting

nds a very large part of his life with his parents. A childlearns by seeing what his parents do and mimicking it, so a parent's job is very crucial to a child'sacquisition of good morals. A parent mus ...

(2 pages) 146 1 4.5 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Vaccines: How they work and the 3 types

Vaccines work by mimicking a natural infection without causing disease. Because the body is now familiar with the inf ...

(1 pages) 84 1 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

An AP Biology Lab: Inhibiting the Action of Catechol Oxidase

Is it a competitive inhibitor? That is an inhibitor that literally "competes" with the substrate by mimicking it, and thus "wins" the position at the active site of the enzyme. The blocked substrate i ...

(2 pages) 141 3 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biochemistry

Doris Lessing, Art Mimicking Life.

Doris Lessing:Art Mimicking LifeBritish Author Doris Lessing's life was molded by her hard childhood, and idealistic f ...

(7 pages) 46 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

A comparison of Everquest to reality.

't exactly designed to be a virtual reality, but it has far more similarities than most other games mimicking our reality.Like our reality, Everquest players can move from one location to the next in ...

(3 pages) 82 2 3.9 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Alfred Hitchcock Analysis.

e filming industry, particularly the Horror/Thriller genre, spawning a whole new line of filmmakers mimicking his recipe for a great horror, making him a legend all over the world.The fact that Alfred ...

(13 pages) 225 0 4.2 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Bobby Jones.

ying at such a young age, Jones never had any formal lessons. Instead, he learned the golf swing by mimicking East Lake's Scottish professional, Stewart Maiden. Following Maiden around the course duri ...

(8 pages) 48 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

"Nickel and Dimed" by Barbara Ehrenreich.

s in menial positions earning money and trying not to "cheat" and fall back on her savings account, mimicking what she imagines is the destiny of millions of Americans affected by reduction of welfare ...

(3 pages) 213 1 0.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Monkey See, Monkey Do" Essay on prosecuting minors as adults.

of their choices" stated Greg Krikorian in, "Many Kids Called Unfit for Adult Trial". Lionel Tate, mimicking his favorite wrestler, beat the little girl to death. Wrestling is obviously phony but som ... nced by things on TV and on the media. "A 15 year-old Yuba City youth who reportedly claimed he was mimicking a TV program about little girls who rob a bank was given a 26-year-to-life prison term" st ...

(3 pages) 80 1 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Parody is the greatest compliment to the original- discuss in relation to the mouse trap by agatha christie and the real inspector hound by tom stoppard

. Stoppard is able to encapsulate the main fundamentals associated with crime fiction by humorously mimicking Agatha Christie's arguably most successful work.The crime fiction genre is usually set out ...

(7 pages) 53 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Rocking out Rapin in This essay is about the diffrent styles of rap and rock

d be combined in most mainstream groups. Up and coming bands like Linkin Park have a synthetic beat mimicking rap, Linkin Park's lyrics rhyme identically to rap song. Linkin Park however, plays guitar ...

(2 pages) 20 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Sports Violence: Should It Be Eliminated?

cause the violence is a part of the game which would only hurt its popularity.The theories of sport mimicking society, violence as a result of an incentive, and the influence of the crowd behavior are ...

(5 pages) 54 1 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Stem Cell Funding Sought.

ent wouldn't. Recently, other states like Florida, Maryland, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Illinois are mimicking the initiative of New Jersey. "We now run a real risk here of losing scientists to other j ...

(1 pages) 31 0 2.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Comparing "Living like Weasels" (Annie Dillard) and "Nature" (Ralph Waldo Emerson).

nd examples to relate the two topics. The first essay was longer of the two and more focused on the mimicking of nature for humans."Living like Weasels" is a short essay, which describes Dillard's adv ...

(5 pages) 49 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Vicious Chicken and the Innocent Egg.

side of the line people will argue that violence in the media causes violence in society due to the mimicking of what people see or hear through various forms of mass media, but the evidence that peop ... media does cause violence in society can support their beliefs based on specific examples of people mimicking what they see or hear through various modes of mass media. An article from explain ...

(3 pages) 22 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Western Europe and Russia, 1450-1750.

n Europe. From there, Russian czars embarked on a course of selective Westernization which, despite mimicking of the West, Russia remained outside the global trade system.During the fifteenth century, ...

(1 pages) 17 0 3.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History