Essays Tagged: "perfect world"

How Voltaire's "Candide" relates to philosophe values

han "garlands of flowers [thrown] on iron fetters."(Kramnick 363) Similarly, although the idea of a perfect God creating a perfect world whose flaws werenothing but goodness in disguise angered Voltai ... ertainly, but he'd satisfied himself withthe monumental act of creation. Seeing that everything was perfect, as he'd intended, the One stepped backand allowed humankind to make its own decisions. God, ...

(6 pages) 272 3 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Patricide - Why Sons Murder Their Mothers

PATRICIDE - WHY SONS MURDER THEIR MOTHERSINTRODUCTIONIn the perfect world, mother figures are supposed to be considered to be warm, accepting, and nurturing; co ... early as interested in normal development as he was in the disorders that appeared as a result of imperfect development. Freud argued that all people pass through five critical stages of personality d ...

(9 pages) 161 1 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Brave New World, Aldous Huxley, Chando and Wittus, 1964 (originally published in 1932), 213 pp.

vant pouring delectable wine, no maidens feeding grapes to recipients of this majesty. Instead, the perfect world is a small island called Pala, with no military, no industrialization, and no develope ... told about John the Savage. Brave New World is not only a Utopian book- Utopia meaning an imaginary perfect social and political society, it is also a science-fiction novel. But it does not predict mu ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Cynisism in American Politics

e right thing in a lot of the actions it takes. Of course, nobody expects the government to operate perfectly with no mistakes, because this is not a perfect world. These numbers are too high though. ...

(4 pages) 77 0 3.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

My Golden Age. A personal essay

am that a person would like to live out. Many of these dreams tend to be similar to a utopia, or a perfect world. Due to the fact that their Golden Age is a perfect world, most of these dreams are a ...

(2 pages) 87 0 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Perfect World

People have always fantasized about having perfect worlds. Some people wantriches, others want peace. It seems that people are never capable of ... people wantriches, others want peace. It seems that people are never capable of agreeing on what theperfect world should include. The realization of most perfect worlds is impossiblebecause of the fac ... tion of most perfect worlds is impossiblebecause of the fact that people can't agree. Therefore the perfect world would be one inwhich everyone agreed all the time. In a world where everyone agreed , ...

(3 pages) 93 0 4.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Brave new World, by Huxley. Portrays a society which is superficially a perfect world

Aldous Huxley's Brave New World presents a portrait of asociety which is superficially a perfect world. At first inspection, it seemsperfect in many ways: it is carefree, problem free and d ... he same way.Although all people are meant to respond identically without thinking, afew are made 'imperfectly' and, as a result, do have personalities. Thesepeople violate the principles of technology ...

(2 pages) 196 1 3.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

John McCarthy

ople as well as the ownership of all property, but true communism could not be realizedoutside of a perfect world. Unfortunately, many sought to chase the dream of true communism, causingits presence ... ut would need advancedAlgebra for admission. Principal Hershberger and Joe's teachers saw this as a perfect opportunity to see ifthey had been too easy on him or if he was simply brilliant. A correspo ...

(11 pages) 77 0 2.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Hemp - The Truth About The Earths Greatest Plant

Persuasive Essay on the benifits of hemp Exclellent - A-In a perfect world there would be a product that could serve as a fuel source, a food source, a paper sou ... can result in the owner being sentenced to death. The death penalty exists for growing one acre of perfectly harmless, non-intoxicating weeds!Hemp can produce any product that paper can produce. The ... be able convince enough people to change the way they live to do any good. Fortunately, we have the perfect solution right under our noses: hemp. However, this solution will not do us any good until p ...

(3 pages) 75 1 3.9 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

In the novels Romeo and Juliet, West Side Story, and Snow Falling on Cedars different factors in society contribute to the destruction of love

truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails.In the perfect world, love would be present in everyone's life, everyday. When someone falls in love they b ...

(11 pages) 59 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Loss of Innocence - Describes how young people lose innocence in relation to the short story "Eve in Darkness".

other. In the beginning of time Adam and Eve were made in God's image. In the Bible Eve lived in a perfect world where she could have anything she ever could have desired. This world was perfect like ...

(5 pages) 45 1 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Transgenic Animals. These are animals that are genetically engineered in order to produce something or do something that they wouldn't usually produce or do.

Introduction:Imagine a perfect world with no sicknesses or diseases? With no bad or violent attitudes? A world where you co ...

(4 pages) 71 1 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Should digital property be given the same protections as physical property?

In the perfect world there would be a clear distinction between intellectual property in the digital realm ...

(5 pages) 176 2 3.1 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

"THe Matrix" .

Matrix"Did you know that the First Matrix was designed to be a perfect human world, where none suffered, where everyone would be happy? It was a disaster. Some bel ... be happy? It was a disaster. Some believe that we lacked the programming language to describe your perfect world, but I believe that, as a species, human beings define their reality through misery an ... t I believe that, as a species, human beings define their reality through misery and suffering. The perfect world was a dream that your primitive cerebrum kept trying to wake up from." - Agent Smith"W ...

(3 pages) 241 3 4.3 Jun/2003

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

The Matrix, Pleasantville, and The Truman Show.

lled from a huge control panel in the sky; controlled by a manipulation of how life should be, in a perfect world. At the hands of such manipulators we see how the role of media in our world persuades ...

(4 pages) 82 0 4.2 Aug/2003

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

Different Approaches in Psychology.

r? is it because when he was little he was contained to parameters inside the set of his onw little perfect world created for hima dn he wants to just discover something on his own without it being ha ... g more than a lie. That's what Truman had to go through in The Truman Show.Truman's life was nearly perfect. He had everything he ever would need and a whole island of people who revolved around him a ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Brave New World journals

ryone (besides the savages) takes soma to not feel these emotions of sadness or anger. Despite this perfect world, there are some who fail to meet the proper standards either by lack of conditioning o ...

(3 pages) 36 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Dreams Have Come And Gone, But One.

Dreams Have Come And Gone, But OneWhen I was little I thought everything was perfect. I would grow up to be a rich princess living in a castle. I thought I would have the perfec ... ld grow up to be a rich princess living in a castle. I thought I would have the perfect life in the perfect world, but now I know that nothings perfect. Dreams have come and gone, but one has stayed t ...

(1 pages) 21 0 1.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Genesis and The Book of Mathew.

out form and empty. It became formless and empty. He created the heavens and the earth and this was perfect, because nothing imperfect can come from God. The universe was created by God's command. The ... God. The universe was created by God's command. The story of Genesis also describes why and how the perfect world created by God turned into a sinful one by humankind. Mankind should cooperate with Go ...

(4 pages) 112 3 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Book Review, Creating a Perfect World,Religious and Secular Utopias in nineteenth-century Ohio

Book Review Creating a Perfect WorldThe introduction to this book focuses on how individuals have responded to economic, so ... communes that they viewed superior. America's past reveals times when people attempted to create a perfect world. Due to the westward expansion of the early 19th century Americans dealt with politica ... olishing societal evils. Some Americans chose to try self-contained communities, hoping to create a perfect world to bring peace to advance the Second Coming of Christ, since some utopians believed sp ...

(9 pages) 68 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers