Essays Tagged: "obligated"

Hamlet Theories

iece, Hamlet, delays in killing his Uncle, King Claudius. As the son of a murdered noble, Hamlet is obligated to avenge the death of his father. However, the act is never performed until the end of th ...

(3 pages) 127 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

Movie review of Yentl

their parents, or both. The role of the woman in society is forever changing. Where women were once obligated to stay in the home and dote on their husbands, they are now working in the same types of ...

(4 pages) 47 0 5.0 Dec/1996

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

Kant's caterogorical imperative. Discription of how the c.i works

erative." (Abbott, 30) An imperative is something that a will ought or shall do because the will is obligated to act in the manner in which it conforms with moral law. The categorical imperative is an ...

(3 pages) 177 0 2.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Enforcement of Crime Around the World

to the government. The government is the body responsible for creating laws. Also the government is obligated to enforce the laws it decides to create. The fact of having laws is not enough to help in ...

(5 pages) 156 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Consumer sovereignty

occurs,does the want for a certain product exist, therefore creating a want that the consumerfeels obligated to pursue. This is a direct example of just how consumer sovereignty islost through advert ...

(2 pages) 69 0 2.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Book report on "The Rainmaker", by John Grisham

g of a young man; they have ruined his chances to live by not issuing their coverage that they were obligated to give. Donny Ray, the son of Dot and Buddy, is dying of Lukemia, his chances for surviva ...

(2 pages) 93 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Making friends with the enemy. Is it wrong to associate with prisoners of war that are from the other side?

he doctor if he will sit and have tea after the surgery with him. For some reason, the doctor feels obligated to do him this small favor. I read this assignment, and I was utterly disgusted by it. For ...

(3 pages) 33 1 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The Responsibility of Journalists to accuracy and ethical principles.

and deadlines in a corporate culture that pushes to be the first to break the news. Journalists are obligated to report the news, not make it. Though the First Amendment gives journalists freedom to p ...

(5 pages) 147 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Social Contract in Rousseau and Locke

r his personal betterment. Once within the social contract, Locke reasonably holds that man is only obligated to the state as long as it benefits the individual while Rousseau believes that the indivi ... necessary to obey out of a sense of duty; if a person is no longer forced to obey, he is no longer obligated to do so." Therefore, man is forced to enter upon the social contract for his own good.In ...

(7 pages) 266 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Home Spoken Foreign Language.

ance that might be in your background. Should Asian American first or second generation children be obligated to speak their native language at home, in order to retain their native heritage and tongu ...

(3 pages) 150 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

A short Lincoln-Douglas debate case (can be used as an essay), arguing the importance of nonviolence.

ts, I must affirm today's resolution: When called upon by one's government, individuals are morally obligated to risk their lives for their country.Before I go on, I will define key terms in the resol ... e Far East in India, and right here in America, with the Civil Rights movement. When one is morally obligated to fight a war for a country, they are fighting for a mere treaty; no war has ever achieve ...

(2 pages) 27 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Democracy vs Dictatorship: Case studies.

ower is centralized, the government is able to do what they want with little opposition and are not obligated to obtain the permission of the people. Individuals tend to have less rights and freedoms, ...

(5 pages) 85 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Glass menagerie analysis

and abandoned his family, Tom assumed the role as "the man of the house." Because of this, he feels obligated to stay at home and look over his mother and sister. Not only is Tom a character in this p ...

(1 pages) 102 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Alfred E. Smith. 12pg term paper includes bibliography, endnotes, outline.

inancial strain on the family.1 Smith had been attending St. James' Parochial School, yet soon felt obligated to leave school and begin working to support his mother and sister. One can only imagine t ...

(15 pages) 180 0 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

My views on the controversial gameboard Ghettopoly.

the black society be offended by this at all? Leonardo Pitts, a journalist, feels that he should be obligated by this game because Rev. Al Sharpton said he should be. Pitts should not be influenced th ...

(2 pages) 31 1 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne How Hester Prynne has romantic characteristics, but is inevitably transcendental. This essay is also meant to be a short one page paper.

In society you can be seen as either obligated to it or as an individual separate from it. Hester Prynne is an individual that is separat ...

(1 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Theme of the House on Mango Street

. In the end, Esperanza realizes that, while she may leave Mango Street someday, she will always be obligated to come back to help those who aren't able to leave. "The power of this novel lies not onl ...

(6 pages) 99 0 1.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The West and Unorganized Territory in America

After the Native Americans were forced from their homeland, east of the Mississippi River they were obligated to move on west and start over. Slowly and slowly they were pushed further and further awa ...

(3 pages) 23 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


st is war. There seems to be something magical about it. When the state needs help, the people feel obligated to give money, hang flags, or even give their lives; whatever it takes to keep their count ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Vietnam War

e U.S. should have done everything in its power to win the war as quickly as possible. The U.S. was obligated by the Truman Doctrine to contain communism. Truly the best way to contain it would beto d ...

(6 pages) 84 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers