Essays Tagged: "personality traits"

Summer of the Monkeys by Wilson Rawls

Inner Forces A. Help- personality traits 1. Determination ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Conflicts in marriage

to modern times, men and women have always disagreed. Both sexes are born with inherently different personality traits. Although mankind knows they will never see eye to eye with the opposite; they st ... icts, as we have just seen, are inevitable in marriage because no two persons have exactly the same personality, attitudes and values. Our cultural training leaves most of us drastically unprepared to ...

(6 pages) 370 1 4.1 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


his/her own sense of identity. A sense of identity is defined as "an organizedsense of how our own personality traits, values, and beliefs fit together in defining who we are."Therefor, the developme ... we are."Therefor, the development of a sense of identity is, in fact, the basis for a stable adult personality.Certain responsibilities accompany this development of an identity, such as the commitme ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Powder: Questions

treatment. When he received this treatment, he hated it, and wished forsomething different.2. Three personality traits of Jeremy or Powder were his extreme compassion, his shyness, andhis caring. Jere ...

(5 pages) 34 0 4.7 Jan/1996

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

Pallas Athene versus Minerva. Speaks of the differences

thena has been an incredibly well-liked mythological character for centuries because of her complex personality and the values which are taught through her actions. The powerful Goddess has been gener ... pon and spoken of very differently in Roman and Greek myths, though she remains with the same basic personality traits in both cultures.Rome acquired it's stories of mythology and religion from the It ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.6 Aug/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

"The affects of birth order on the rate of mental and physical development of a child" This essay outlines how birth order can effect the development of a child.

emotional and physical development". The family's interactions as well as numbers affect a child's personality traits. Another factor that influences the specific characteristics of a child is how he ... rents, which affect each family situation.Early in the child's life birth order affects the child's personality ( Each child uses a set of coping skills when he or she must solve particu ...

(4 pages) 242 1 3.5 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"Crime prevention for children"-has lots of stats,talks about gang affiliaton, drug use, etc. This essay goes through the juvinile court system, and punishments, also explores where "devience" starts.

e homicides of adults." So with that maybe as a society we're making it okay to posess those little personality traits that esxult in the next ted bundy, or charles manson, or the next mass murderer. ...

(2 pages) 151 0 3.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Comparison of themes in "McBeth" by William Shakespeare and "The Last Safe Place on Earth" by Richard Peck

een in the character of Macbeth and Laurel Kellerman. The second comparison relates to the stubborn personality traits observed in the two novel's characters Macbeth and Laurel. The third comparison r ... t is portrayed by Lady Macbeth's character. She seems to have two separate personalities. Her first personality is a kind, humble host. It is as if she wears a mask to conceal her true character from ...

(3 pages) 38 0 4.7 Dec/2002

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

"Pride and Prejudice" - discusses the difference between Lady Catherine and Elizabeth Bennet.

lligent, independent, yet strong character, in a soft and feminine manner. The cruel and dominating personality traits are left for characters such as Lady Catherine. In Jane Austen's novel, Pride and ...

(2 pages) 64 2 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen

Modes of Parenting: tells how the personality of a child can be directly related to the manner in which he/she is raised

arian, authoritative, and permissive. Each form of parenting, for the most part, produces different personality traits in their children. Whether a child is outgoing, introvert, or unmanageable may be ... "Train up a child in the way he should go; and when he is old, he will not depart from it." Simple personality traits- social skills, self-confidence, or self-centeredness- are associated with someon ...

(2 pages) 167 2 4.2 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Beowulf vs. Beowulf. This essay goes into detail about who Beowulfs real enemy is.

virtue of loyalty.There is a web drawn around Beowulf, a web that connects his greatest virtues and personality traits to his being: loyalty, charisma, strength, and ambition. All great characteristic ...

(4 pages) 156 0 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A man for all season

All Seasons with his uncanny ability to take hold of the worst of situations using his greatest of personality traits; courage, cautiousness, seriousness, humor, and humanness. These traits are what ...

(4 pages) 56 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Reservoir Dogs - The Movie.

to be like him or do the things he did. There was just something attractive about all his negative personality traits. Before he really starts getting into torturing the cop, he casually turns on the ... everything was to be done according to the original plan.Mr. Blonde was a messed up dude. His whole personality was a contradiction. Maybe that's why he was so hypnotizing. His bizarre behavior and ca ...

(2 pages) 100 1 2.7 Mar/2003

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

Why people gravitate towards evil.

that even though they grew up in completely different environments, they still had many of the same personality traits, mannerisms, etc. This would support the nature theory.How much behavior is a mat ...

(1 pages) 52 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

"Rites of Passage" by Sharon Olds.

he children that come to her son's birthday party. All the children are boys and display male adult personality traits that remind the speaker of small mighty Generals of war. The tone comes across sa ...

(2 pages) 27541 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Different Bosses.

enure with the company, they differed dramatically in several areas.A good director should have the personality traits of a leader. Earl was an organized, straightforward boss. He analyzed the assignm ...

(2 pages) 43 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Developmental Theorists.

Developmental TheoristsOur personality traits come in opposites. We think of ourselves as optimistic or pessimistic, independen ... h female and male (Vander Zanden, 2003).The least attracted theorist is Freud's attempt to describe personality solely on the basis of sexuality (psychosexual stages) and the concentration on infancy ... xual stages) and the concentration on infancy to childhood, where Erickson, unlike Freud, felt that personality continued to develop beyond five years of age.Freud felt that traumatic experiences had ...

(10 pages) 545 0 3.2 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Theater review of Art .... my reflection

ay is about a small group of friends who force each other to examine not only their obvious outward personality traits, but their inner conflicts as well, resulting in the discovery of a fine painting ... hey can all fit together as one. The style of clothing that each actor wore was reflective of their personality as well as the picture in each of their houses. In general, Eric Behnke did a fine job w ...

(3 pages) 45 0 2.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Richard Wright's novel, "Native Son".

on defines their individual personalities and belief systems. The main character, Bigger Thomas has personality traits spanning various aspects of human nature including actions motivated by fear, a q ... actions motivated by fear, a quick temper, and a high degree of intelligence.Bigger reveals various personality traits through his actions. Many of his actions demonstrate an overriding response to fe ...

(5 pages) 55 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"What are the ways in which gender stereotyping occurs in schools? What can be done to minimize such stereotyping?"

ey can be minimised within the school environment.Gender differences have been examined in domains; personality, physical, occupational and cognitive. Personality traits of males (masculine traits) in ... aits) include aggressive, competitive, dominant, independent, rough and self-confident, whereas the personality traits of females (feminine) are said to be emotional, gentle, kind, passive, needs appr ...

(8 pages) 188 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education