Essays Tagged: "pointing out"

Victim of Circumstances

I account thy love,'3 accusing him of cowardice 'And live a coward'4. She finally convinced him by pointing out how easy it would be ' When Duncan is asleep-'5. Macbeth loved his wife very much and v ...

(2 pages) 35 0 5.0 Apr/1996

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

Vaccine Essay

ease if the child catches it, which is known as vaccination. However, McTaggart contradicts this by pointing out that vaccination problems far outweigh those of going unvaccinated (1). Therefore, ther ...

(3 pages) 163 2 4.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Ken Kesely's novel, "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest ". Talks about peoples' ability to use power to control and manipulate situations

t group meeting he pointed out that the meeting was like a 'peckingparty'. The Nurse starts it with pointing out something wrong with someone andthen the men join in with their criticism. Her book was ...

(3 pages) 108 1 3.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Means of Media Influence

l values are being degraded by the bombardment of impropriety by the media. Adler would be quick in pointing out the reason why these messages have such a negative effect on people. There are two main ...

(2 pages) 161 0 4.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

The Nature of Scientific Progress as described in T.H. Kuhn's model of paradigms and revolutions, and Larry Laudan's model of research traditions

Physicist and Nobel laureate W.L. Bragg once compared science to a coral reef, pointing out how the living organisms at the surface produce the growth of the reef on top of tens o ...

(8 pages) 261 1 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

John Rawls and His Theories

The social contract theory of John Rawls challenges utilitarianism by pointing out the impracticality of the theory. Mainly, in a society of utilitarians, a citizens righ ...

(8 pages) 421 2 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

What are the main contrasts to be found in Portugal?

When answering a question such as this, one must primarily begin by pointing out that not only does Portugal have a great many contrasts within its land, but also that ...

(8 pages) 63 0 5.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

"The Andromeda Strain" by Michael Crichton, a science fiction book

ience fiction book aboutthe fictional 'first crisis' in the biological field. The book starts out bypointing out that technology is growing so rapidly, there is bound to becrises, like Three Mile Isla ...

(4 pages) 79 0 4.6 May/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Origin of the American Revolution (1759-1766)

lis and many other studies related to different events of the American Colonial Period. It is worth pointing out that Knollenberg wrote this book in 1964-1965, during a period of profound reforms and ...

(8 pages) 163 0 4.3 Dec/1996

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

This essay discusses the assumption, made in the Crito, that "one should never do wrong in return" within the context of civil disobedience.

ands" within the context of civil disobedience. I will show how civil disobedience must incorporate pointing out the weaknesses of society, while showing respect for the rest of society and its author ...

(3 pages) 88 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Understanding Arthur Miller's "All My Sons"

here is something wrong with him being one. He quickly adds, "Maybe I too can get to be president," pointing out that President Harry Truman was once a haberdasher, an attempt to put himself on the sa ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A novel is an authors perception of the world - or is it? An analysis of 'The Well of Loneliness' by Radclyffe Hall and 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' by Wilde

ave opposable thumbs. Snide remarks about the fact that I'm currently typing will just result in me pointing out that the keyboard could not have been invented without them. There is also the fact tha ...

(7 pages) 54 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Troublesome To Do Right, discusses the morality of Huck in "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain

ubtly, through the eyes of a child. When Huck questions something, it is Twain's unobtrusive way of pointing out the moral flaws of his society. And more specifically, "The dynamic theme throughout [T ...

(5 pages) 45 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

"Canterbury Tales", by Geoffrey Chaucer.

s. This is in contrast with the pervious paragraph which explained Geoffrey Chaucer use satire when pointing out character flaws. Firstly, Chaucer finds the knight's characteristics admirable. The kni ...

(2 pages) 55 0 3.0 Jun/2003

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

Stevie Smiths poem, "Not Waving But Drowning".

realize that people look down upon each other and point out others faults, but in reality they are pointing out weaknesses of their own. This will be apparent throughout the essay.Stevie Smiths poem ...

(1 pages) 48 2 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

D.H. Lawrence - "Tickete Please".

journey. My journey through the story in which I try to explain the way I experienced the story by pointing out some things I noticed, things which I think are of significance, and aspects which made ...

(7 pages) 34 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Problem of Understanding and Its Possible Solutions in "Our Time" by John Edgar Wideman and "Indians" by Jane Tompkins.

Both Jane Tompkins and John Edgar Wideman devote some of their paper to pointing out the difficulties they face when writing their essays, "Indians" and "Our Time" respecti ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Technological Innovation/ Development Prior to 1500AD:

ors to locate the magnetic North Pole.Eventually someone noticed that the lodestones were better at pointing out real directions, leading to the first compasses. They designed the compass on a square ... the compass on a square slab which had markings for the cardinal points and the constellations. The pointing needle was a lodestone spoon-shaped device, with a handle that would always point south. Ma ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Assess the role of trade unions in the political changes of the 1970s and 1980s

k The re-emergence of the ANC (1969-1985). I am not simply trying to deal with the ANC here, merely pointing out that he sees this as a comeback for his union. Whether or not this is the same for othe ...

(7 pages) 79 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A Review of Howard H. Peckham, The Colonial Wars: 1689-1762 title: The Colonial Wars: 1689-1762 author: Howard H. Peckham

colonists underwent gave the nation the self-reliance to revolt against the crown.Peckham begins by pointing out the fact that, for over eight decades, up until the beginning of King William's War in ...

(7 pages) 75 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History