Essays Tagged: "multiplicity"

Zeno of Elea

political ideas. He believed that what exists is one,permanent, and unchanging. Zeno argued against multiplicity and motion. He did so byshowing the contradictions that result from assuming that they ... so byshowing the contradictions that result from assuming that they were real. His argumentagainst multiplicity stated that if the many exists, it must be both infinitely large andinfinitely small, a ...

(2 pages) 50 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Primitive Religion, a description of ancient religion

eliefs and customs that simply cannot be shrink wrapped into one basic category. There is a diverse multiplicity of myths, rituals, and beliefs among the various "primitive" religions throughout the w ...

(5 pages) 135 0 3.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Globalisation in Asian Countries

Globalisation refers to the multiplicity if linkages nd interconnections between the states and societies which make up the pres ...

(12 pages) 234 0 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cyberspace is evaluated with reference to one's identity. The essay is suppurted with text evidence from Turkle.

ity allows one to experiment with forms of personal expression. This topic "of identity in terms of multiplicity and flexibility" discussed in Sherry Turkle's "Cyberspace and Identity" opposes Freud's ... t. The internet is a complex system that ties people to technology; it also lets people explore the multiplicity of their personality. The current group of teens and young adults, the members of Gener ...

(5 pages) 94 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Mercedes-Benz Advertising

Advertising has three significant levels. Advertising comes from its multiplicity of roles. Information, entertainment, and most consumers' way of life are the three lev ...

(5 pages) 143 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Fate in The Canterbury Tales: A Contemporary Discussion

nother through contradicting religious views. The Knight, the Miller, and the Reeve demonstrate the multiplicity of views regarding the role of destiny in life.The Knight, the first of the group to sh ...

(3 pages) 46 1 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

The 'Revolutionary Discoveries' of Cubism

These discoveries were represented in the analysis of space, form, perspective and the invention of multiplicity.New spatial relationships of objects on the picture plane were discovered by the cubist ... ts.The second major development of the Cubist period, Synthetic Cubism, introduced the discovery of multiplicity and collage in 1912. This involved combining a variety of styles, surfaces and visual l ...

(3 pages) 61 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Gilead's Language System in Margaret Atwood's "The Handmaid's Tale"

trophic problem of waning population rates. Gilead's tyrannical power lies in its ability to reduce multiplicity of thought in its subjects by banning all types of reading and writing, and reducing th ...

(4 pages) 28 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Maus I & II

enings of how going through the Holocaust can be psychologically scarring. Maus also shows signs of multiplicity very clearly. In regards to culture, people are placed in unusual situations where thei ...

(3 pages) 48 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Who is emily dickinson.How do you feel about her writings?

just too big to be contained. She bursts free of all categories. Like her poems she explodes into a multiplicity of meanings, perhaps because, like them she wasn't about something, but about everythin ...

(1 pages) 42 2 2.6 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Community Economics

Like it or not, we are bound to one another in a multiplicity of ways. We all share our air, waters, and space. A scarcity of resources instigates a ...

(1 pages) 30 1 3.8 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Argumentive on Human Cloning

Argumentative Human Cloning - Stop Cloning AroundDid you enjoy watching Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Multiplicity, or any of the othermovies that describe cloning? Most of what you see in these movies ...

(3 pages) 78 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

DBQ Exercise: Warren Harding and Corruption.

f the most ill-qualified friends to federal positions and they expectedly in turn repaid him with a multiplicity of scandals and wrong doings. They commonly took kickbacks and simply stole from the po ...

(1 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2006

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

Robert Louis Stevenson and the book" Dr Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"

tructive narrative in the consideration of Victorian time subjectivity. Stevenson's interest in the multiplicity of the self predates the publication of Jekyll and Hyde by at least five years. It is a ... apparent in the supernatural aspect of the Gothic literature.The reflections of Pauline subjective multiplicity that concern me here are not in any straightforward way the products of a personal atta ...

(7 pages) 45 0 4.6 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Evaluate empiricism as an ideology and methodology for writing history.

;Agreement among historians is remarkably difficult to achieve, and historical events are open to a multiplicity of interpretations.’1 When writing history, it is difficult to conspire up one, ob ... e work of post-modernists, the theory of knowledge aspect has been argued. Leopold Von Ranke made a multiplicity of arguments regarding empirical values. Ranke himself ‘intended that each histori ...

(5 pages) 36 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers

Being Versus Knowing: The Distinction

as a foundation to the subsequent dialogue: "Let me remind you of the distinction . . . between the multiplicity of things that we call good or beautiful or whatever it may be and, on the other hand, ... part of their conversation when he reminds Glaucon that there is a "distinction" between the "multiplicity of things" and the Thing itself (e.g. the Beautiful, the Good). This previous par ...

(4 pages) 761 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

European Cinema

ds to problems in defining what constitutes a European Cinema. In this multi-lingual, multi-ethnic, multiplicity of countries that forms the continent of Europe, there is no single unifying factor oth ...

(7 pages) 24 0 5.0 Sep/2001

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

All About Eve

in order to take the role of Margo Channing are seen many times through out the film, an example of multiplicity (simile). Harrington's manipulation of Channing's trust helps her slowly move into Chan ...

(2 pages) 1039 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Phonological Differences of Turkish

st language there is different ways of expressing same thing more or less in the same meaning. This multiplicity, or linguistic variation, is also perhaps an important and even necessary aspect of the ...

(8 pages) 38 0 3.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Unity in Diversity: Pentecost as the Fulfillment of Babel

at "…the earth was divided." Two thousand years later an event occurs, which also involves a multiplicity of languages-it is called the Pentecost. At the same time similar and yet different, pe ... people were initially united and in the end dispersed over the face of all the earth because of the multiplicity of languages and failing communication. In Jerusalem at Pentecost, people came together ...

(14 pages) 32 0 4.2 Jul/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity