Essays Tagged: "point of departure"

Robert Frost

e" and students who cannot stand it. Such a division, of course, presents the teacher with an ideal point of departure.Although Longfellow is now very unfashionable, he is nevertheless an excellent ve ... ned perspective. Thus, nothing with him seems wholly spontaneous or accidental.Original AudienceTwo points are easy and convenient where audience is concerned: First, the fact that Longfellow was in h ...

(2 pages) 52 2 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The Hours - Film Analysis

out the manifold and sophisticated allusions to the numerous intertexts. My aim, however, is not to point out every single reference to Woolf and her works--such an endeavour of source-hunting would f ... d their concept of a unidirectional relationship between an anterior text and a posterior text as a point of departure to investigate how Cunningham manipulates and transforms the anterior texts and, ...

(48 pages) 364 3 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

Formalism first pops its head onto the scene with Georges Braque and Picasso.

d on each other's art.In Picasso's Ma Jolie we see the formalist theories already forming. Here the point of departure is predictable only by the title and a musical clef in the bottom left corner. In ... off into a color, line, shape study. A monochromatic work, Picasso aims to paint the essence of his point of departure, rather than the literal image.Around the end of Cubism, Piet Mondrian also latch ...

(3 pages) 70 0 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Are the Prophetic hadith authentic? (Argue both sides of the case)

isnads (the chain of transmitters), thereby taking the overall authenticity of the hadith as one's point of departure or that which rejects the isnads as a reliable tool for the critical analysis of ... ion may be far more upsetting for both parties than the present scholarly tolerance of contrary viewpoints.The disparity in the starting postulates of these two groups becomes most clearly manifest ...

(11 pages) 30 0 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

American history paper: Vietnamese War and the American Revolution, a comparative analysis

rican society. "The American Revolution in all its aspects constituted an upheaval which was also a point of departure and reference for all subsequent definitions of equality; it was a major event in ... idespread throughout the U.S. After World War II America eventually would view Vietnam as a "strong point" of America's containment policy. The Domino theory suggests that if Vietnam fell to communism ...

(8 pages) 47 0 0.0 Apr/2005

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

Hyten Corporation

nd ease of reading.General Discussion:Prior to answering the questions posed in this case study the point of departure will be discussed.Change is ongoing in any organisation and this is to be a manag ... The failure of managers to keep up to date with studies: This was given a passing mention in bullet point 2•Studies in relevant fields other than technology could be arranged by the corporation&b ...

(11 pages) 90 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


te, as it grew, proceeded to develop new character types of its own. The dell'Arte provided a fresh point of departure for Italian comedy because of its elements of interest in contemporary events . F ... ppers turned up at the toes . He wore a reddish brown mask with a hooked nose and spectacles, and a pointed beard. The Doctor, a good friend of Pantaloon, was a pretentious comic man of learnin ...

(7 pages) 15 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Bid For Work

have developed the following site plan without your creative direction in an attempt to establish a point of departure. We understand that you will provide us with the architectural design but anticip ...

(2 pages) 831 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

BMW Motorcycles Developing a Strategy for Distribution Channel Management

est use of every opportunity. Following a clear strategy. Goals we have attained are in essence the point of departure for new challenges.This is the philosophy that inspires every individual at the B ... at rivaled the Japanese bikes, and even surpassed the Japanese competitor's performance. Up to this point, young males were rarely interested in purchasing BMWs. They cost twice as much as the closet ...

(11 pages) 88 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Focussing on specific examples of 'Media Arts' practice, explore how the concept of originality has been problematised by Postmodernist ideas?

it's understood postmodernism means 'after the modern' it is used in critical theory to refer to a point of departure, this would suggest that postmodernism tends to refer to a cultural, intellectual ... indistinguishable from a parody of itself. It has given rise to charges of fraudulence. It seems to point towards a change, development in society and culture in terms of a rejection of the bourgeois ...

(7 pages) 14 0 3.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Art Essays