Essays Tagged: "mono"

Significance of Ritual in North American Indian Religion

of what is seen to be of value in a certain theology. While most Native American rituals tend to be mono-cultural, there are a few rituals that frequently appear in many different regions and tribes a ...

(7 pages) 217 0 4.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Questions of Omnipotence including a possible reply to The Rock paradox vs. Gods Omnipotence with relation to Mavrodes and physics

iting natural and supernatural possibility. It seems that all distinctions would be problematic for mono-theism. Consider this; Can God create a child for Himself to rear who has many God-like powers ...

(2 pages) 54 0 5.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy


Mononucleosis is an infectious disease of humans in which the blood and tissues contain mononuclear ... blood and tissues contain mononuclear leukocytes (white blood cells with only one nucleus), either monocytes or lymphocytes. An infectious disease is a disease that can give you an infection, can be ... ms, from submicroscopic viruses to wormlike parasites. When a person has an infectious disease like mono the organism gains access to the patients body, survives, and then multiples. Next, the patient ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

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

Genji Monogatari is the greatest single work in Japanese literature. It provides us with an informative lo ... Japanese way of 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 specifi ... ing would be gazing at the same moon and thinking of him.' Here Genji not only shows his mastery of mono no aware, but can be said to have become the moon. This, of course, needs some explanation. The ...

(16 pages) 136 1 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Color Blindness"

s can be onecause of color blindness. There are four types of color blindness. The rarest forms are mono-chromatism and a-typical monochromatism. People with monochromatic vision, or total colorblindn ... ones at all. As a result, they have no ability to see colors, and no hue discrimination whatsoever. Monochromatic vision is very similar to watching a black and white televisionprogram.Somebody with a ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Asymmetric Epoxidation of Dihydronaphthalene with a Synthesized Jacobsen's Catalyst

. 1,2 diaminocyclohexane was reacted with L-(+)-tartaric acid to yield (R,R)-1,2-diaminocyclohexane mono-(+)-tartrate salt. The tartrate salt was then reacted with potassium carbonate and 3,5-di-tert- ... out in a 20 mm column with an eluant of ethyl acetate (25%) in hexane.(R,R)-1,2 Diaminocyclohexane mono-(+)-tartrate salt. 99% L-(+)-Tartaric Acid (7.53g, 0.051mol) was added in one portion to a 150 ...

(9 pages) 69 0 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Effects of Third Party Politics on Presidential Elections

e that a two-party system is the most stable and efficientmeans of running a democratic nation as a mono-party system leads toward tyranny,and a multi-party system creates over-diversification and gri ...

(6 pages) 107 0 3.5 Apr/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Beowulf v. Star Wars Compare & Contrast

The idea of the monomyth can be mentioned in classic literature as well as in mono motion pictures. The definition J ... s people began to think he died and gave up, leaving him behind as they walked off.The concept of a monomyth can be pointed out in both mono motion pictures as well as classic literature. Joseph Campb ...

(3 pages) 84 0 3.0 Feb/2003

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

America is NOT our best hope for the future. Exploring America's social and political loyalties and current policies.

Our ideal future is not one that is unstable, mono-cultural and plutocratic in nature.America is NOT our best hope for the future.Americas track r ... you that the Pentagon is, well, is supposed to be, the apex of American technological defence, the monolithic defence establishment that could hold the fate of the earth in its hands. The best hope f ... s - disregarding those of the international community.Our ideal future is not one that is unstable, mono-cultural and plutocratic in nature. Which is what America will bring, if our future is placed w ...

(6 pages) 265 4 3.6 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Banking reform in China

formBefore the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949, China practiced the Soviet-style mono-bank system based on the Soviet model, which provide all the banking services in China, and ban ... ve a lot in different areas. However, there are some problem areas in the banking system in China.1.Monopolistic market structure--Dominate market shareThe specialized banks remain overwhelmingly domi ...

(10 pages) 227 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

News Media - The Essence of A News Organisation

l take in a new age.' From Christopher Scanlan's 'The web and the future of writing', June 2000."h 'Mono-media is dead. The creative product of your newsroom is going to multiple platforms. The packag ...

(4 pages) 105 1 2.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Paper on the Yakuza, its origins and schemes

uation.The Yakuza can trace their origins back to as early as 1612, when people known as the Kabuki-mono("crazy ones"), began to attract the attention of officials. Their strange clothing, haircuts an ... ts and behavior made them stand out quite a bit in the cookie-cutter years of the shogunate. Kabuki-mono made a habit of terrorizing anyone at their leisure, even to the point of cutting people down f ...

(5 pages) 48 0 4.3 Jun/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

CFR 5100 Kw Electric Locomotive.

wer of 5400 kW and electrical brakes. The conception of the electrical system was typical for ASEA: mono-contiguous engine with silicate diode and high voltage tractor engine tuning.The first of the t ... proved in the mechanical construction under the RC1 series pattern. Those 195 Bo'Bo locomotives for monophase voltage 25 kW, 50 Hz were produced and delivered between 1967 - 1969 by the newly created ...

(5 pages) 16 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

AP Art History paper on Van Gogh's Straw Hat painting.

.8 cm).Before Van Gogh went on to the Post-Impressionistic style of art, he painted in the style of mono-chromatic art. The mono-chromatic style is a style of art using only one hue. This style used o ...

(5 pages) 73 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Margarine and chemistry

of saturated fats and are made from either animal or vegetable oils. Lastly, the margarines high in mono- or poly-unsaturated fats, which are made from safflower, sunflower, soybean, cottonseed, or ol ... ain in the water without being separating out. In margarine, the two most important emulsifiers are monoglycerides and diglycerides which are formed when propane-1,2,3-triol combines with one or two f ...

(3 pages) 38 0 4.1 Aug/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

I have just been selected to play for...

und eleven fourty five, halfway through a dreary period four. As it was handed over clumsily to the mono-toned teacher, students began questioning who was "it". The red note was normally a note that r ...

(3 pages) 826 1 1.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing