Essays Tagged: "pop culture"

The Lost Kennedy Brother - Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr.

kefellerscombined. Not only have they been prominent in recent American history, but in ournation's pop culture as well. When one thinks of the Kennedy brothers, certain imagescome to mind. Jack. The ...

(3 pages) 85 1 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Reasoning Behind Fairy Tales" Portrays Fariy Tales as evil, gives reasoning of why kids should not be read them.

be an indispensable part of growing up for almost every young child. Some Fairy Tales have remained popular among children for hundreds of years without being forgotten. Fairy Tales greatly impact chi ... oth how they act as kids, and how they turn out later in life. Fairy Tales, as with most aspects of pop culture, greatly affect the way people think and act.Fairy Tales have been told for many differe ...

(5 pages) 284 1 4.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Why do humans err?

In today's pop culture, there is one very popular view of the future. All humans will be free to do as they wis ...

(5 pages) 63 1 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Film Review of Tim Blake Nelson's "O". This is a film review of the movie "O", an updated version of Shakespeare's "Othello", I had to do this for english class a few months ago

ge more or less intact. The updated "Hamlet," or"Romeo and Juliet," for example, appealed to young, pop culture audiences, nonetheless using Shakespeare's original words. English teachers everywhere m ...

(1 pages) 172 1 4.8 May/2002

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

Management control in General Jeans company

l succeed only in creating an opportunity for a competitor". (Drucker 1986: 213)Changes in the 60's pop culture impacted upon designs and manufacturing, GJ are re - structuring to meet these changes. ... osta Rica is located between Nicaragua and Panama in Central America. It covers 51,100sq km, with a population of 3,773,057 (July 2001). Costa Rica has relatively a high standard of living, and a stab ...

(40 pages) 1042 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

The Story Behind Shrek.

ertain way and, of course, has some racial or ethnic stereotypes.In the beginning of the story, the pop culture theme of making a "quick buck" is pointed out right away. Today's society will make an e ... ciety will make an effort to make money off of anything possible. "Get rich quick schemes" are very popular. This is shown in the movie by having people sell fairy tale creatures to the government at ...

(6 pages) 100 0 4.4 Apr/2003

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

"Las Meninas" by Diego Velazquez.

he most acute of details. However, I, being an average viewer of art from a background of primarily pop culture, had a difficult time selecting exactly what questions to ask this painting. The real qu ... ould view art, I would simply attempt to relate it to other items that I, coming from background of pop culture, would see fit. I wouldn't see, either out of sheer ignorance or just plain laziness, th ...

(3 pages) 82 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Will Western pop culture destroy national culture in Thailand and Malaysia?

Will pop culture destroy national culture inMalaysia and Thailand?Pop culture can be seen as an after tho ... tly than ever before. Regions that are having difficulty from coping with this 'seemingly harmless' popular culture can be found in the Asian region. It is a widespread fear amongst the older generati ... be forgotten with the 'Westernisation of the world'.In order to prove the dominance of Westernised pop culture and how the Influence of the 'West' is destroying the national culture of the 'East' it ...

(8 pages) 130 1 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Essay about Tattooing as a trend in popular culture.

Tattoos and tattooing are taking on an increasingly larger, more visible role in today's mainstream pop culture. Now you see all kinds of tattooed celebrities, rock stars, movie stars, sports stars an ... In these cases, you may not even know that you are looking at a tattoo!Tattoos have steadily gained popularity in the last decade, getting tattoos is now a trend that shows little sign of slowing down ...

(5 pages) 166 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

King and mcqueen.

Thoughtful writers such as King and McQueen, in probing pop culture media, makes us think twice about phenomena we might other wise take for granted.In the ... n edge.The essay "Why We Crave Hot Stuff" by Trina McQueen discusses scandals and gossip, which are popular today. Hot stuff is not "news you can use" (320), but is merely tabloid news. Which focuses ... ders interested, so that they will purchase their tabloid newspapers. Hot stuff basically gives the population something to talk about and lets us put aside our lives and focus on other people's lives ...

(3 pages) 63 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Pop Culture's affect on Women of the 1950's.

emales in the 1950's and 1960's. It explains how they were influenced by stereotypes, feminism, and pop culture. It also explains how t.v. advertisements affected the women of the 1950's thought and p ...

(1 pages) 46 0 1.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Pop Cultures influence on Women of the 1950's and 60's. Author (Douglas)

Douglas ReviewDouglas says that pop culture influenced women of the baby-boom generation with images of increased feminism and sex-r ... n't go all the way before marriage. They were also told that nice girls never really liked sex. Yet popular music like "Will he still love me tomorrow" and "My Boyfriends Back" sung a different tune i ... oices like this all the time. None were as captivating as the sexual stereotypes repeatedly said in pop music. As young girls sang these songs over and over to themselves, they imprinted confusion and ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

About pop music and how it has changed.

When you think of "pop music" certain celebrities immediately come to mind. People like Brittany Spears and groups like ... iew as American idols, people that we strive to be like or look like. But the kind of messages that pop artists today are sending out are far removed from the popular music of the 1960's. Music today ... m the popular music of the 1960's. Music today is extremely disparate than that of the sixties when pop culture turned the world, especially New York, upside down. The Velvet Underground, for starters ...

(5 pages) 93 0 3.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

An anti cloning persuasive paper.

ne hundred million five hundred seventy three thousand nine hundred and twelve. Even in this age of pop culture and MTV, people cling to their own notion of personal individuality. One of the many oth ... er course to take regarding cloning.Finally, wide spread cloning will remove the diversity from the population. If everyone looks acts and thinks the same how will we define ourselves as people. One o ...

(5 pages) 148 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

A psychology abstract on the article "Thinning Down School Food." Talks about increasing childhood obesity, and what schools need to do to change it.

rthermore denied the problem in their own schools. Instead, participants in the survey thought that pop culture, peer pressure, and parental attitudes were the top factors on unhealthy eating habits. ...

(2 pages) 108 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Comparing Anglo-Saxon society to the present day Western Culture.

escribehow we are comprehending and coping with current world issues. The difference for our currentpopulace is the fact that there are so many ways to express ourselves for many to see. Commoditiessu ... tackled political issues all for the gain of profit. It is a rather ironic system, butone that the Pop culture devours. Movie and record labels are some of the largest companies in theworld gaining p ...

(1 pages) 27 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Jihad vs. McWorld Essay

et a political horizon for the future. The MTV represents the attraction for common teenagers. The "pop" culture of today's teenager leads to the most growing religion, commercialism, were people are ...

(2 pages) 90 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Main stream punk is for the rich

Punk has changed from its original-harcore down with the system self, to pointless songs about soda pop. Instead of cheap shows, we have bands selling tickets at $30 from its original $5-$8. Obviously ... iously there are the underground bands that are keeping it real for thoses of us who cant stand the pop-culture and mainstream. Have some punk bands sold out and are now for the rich and ignorant?? As ...

(1 pages) 33 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

"The Effects of Entertainment on the Taste of Humanity or Where are we going?" - Neal Gabler's 2003 AP Free Respoonse Question

bler is completely justified in his argument that entertainment has the capacity to "ruin" society. Pop culture is heavily focused on the entertainment industry and looks to it as a model for new tren ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Pop Culture in "Where are you going? Where have you been?"

at is soaring up the Top 40 charts, the most widely read book or the highest rated television show, pop culture is always changing and influencing the targeted generation. Throughout the 50s and 60s N ... le of music and movies, lead by Elvis Presley and his shocking dance moves. Sex appeal was becoming popular and pop culture was beginning to affect how people think on a large scale. In the short stor ...

(6 pages) 141 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers