Essays Tagged: "pose"

"The Tub" by Edgar Degas

ook long amounts of time, with constantredrawing of his subjects never surrendering it to a single, pose, he attempted at all angles. This isapparent in many of his works in which the subject is shown ... ny sexual, sensual, or exotic situations. They are engaged in rather common acts, e.g., bathing.The pose of the woman is shown in a very awkward manner, which is possibly done to showhow the curvature ...

(2 pages) 129 1 5.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

U.S. Economy

aller business men to achieve the Aamerican dream. How to stop corporate domination. The question I pose to you is ' Is the American Dream still achievable?' The opportunity is there but for what sele ...

(7 pages) 697 0 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Gang Violence

n as G-Ball was very young when he joined a his gang. He and a friend would play a game. They would pose as gang members to be cool. Then police arrested him and other gang members for stealing cars. ...

(4 pages) 277 1 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Television Violence and it's effect on Children

ning to music is also a time consuming pastime among children. With all of that exposure, one might pose the question, 'How can seeing so much violence on television and video games and hearing about ...

(3 pages) 251 0 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Should genetic engineering be banned?

ts and consumers' associations are concerned that these projects are insufficiently safeguarded and pose irreversible risks to life on this planet. In this paper I will set out the main issues in the ... , for example, Karp, 1976, Howard and Rifkin, 1977, the former in favour of GE, the latter mainly opposed to it.) The perception was that, 'In the great game that is played, we are the players as well ...

(6 pages) 313 0 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

A heoin Term paper, describing what heroin is and how it effects the body

owdered milk, and/or strychnine. The substances in heroin are not always known which can eventually pose as a problem.There are three main ways in which heroin is administered. One way is injection. A ...

(3 pages) 111 0 4.4 Apr/2002

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

Dreams, a vehicle to express emotions, thoughts and feelings. Includes a personal experience

eam analysis. Dreams have been a vehicle to express emotions, thoughts and feelings. Sometimes they pose questions which have been rooted in our conscious. Dreams are personalized works which we have ...

(6 pages) 183 3 4.8 Nov/2000

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Criticism of "The Indifferent" John Donne

m because of the simplicity and obviousness of its literary methods, its untroubled gaiety, and its pose of libertinism, which all suggest that Donne wrote [the poem] when he was a young man about tow ... om the speaker, but from Donne, who is telling the audience that the morals that the speaker had proposed are completely opposite of the ones that you should uphold.This poem presents a speaker that h ...

(5 pages) 99 1 4.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Jay Gatsby as a Pathetic Character in "The great Gatsby" by Fitzgerald

illingness to exchange it for a life of love. But Daisy's discontent, like her sophistication, is a pose.'(Aldridge 36) The fact is, Daisy has almost all of the things that a woman could want out of a ...

(5 pages) 230 2 4.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The positive and negative effects of DNA profiling

, DNA profiling can be used in the workplace to discriminate against employees whose profiles could pose a financial risk. For example, genetic technology can and has been used to determine the capaci ... nt effort to create a national database of DNA, much like the existing database of fingerprints. Supposedly, the use of numerical codes will allow huge databases to search for a match of a individual ...

(10 pages) 380 0 3.6 Apr/1995

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Minimum Wage, not all that it seems

Minimum Wage LegislationI am going to pose the question to you the students of Sir Sandford Fleming College, do you really want the minimu ...

(4 pages) 280 0 3.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Nuclear Weapons.

e United States billions of dollars in taxes eachyear, the testing and maintenance of these weapons pose serioushealth risks, and the actual need for these weapons is not andhas not been around for ye ... toward the capability to produce new weapons (Schwartz 3).The United States nuclear weapons program poses serioushealth risks to its citizens. A combination of secrecy, laxenforcement, reckless neglec ...

(4 pages) 133 0 4.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

A Christian perspectavie on cloning in a short essay format.

stem cells. Still others insist on cloning babies for people to live and grow among us. This could pose many opportunities and downfalls. Cloning could be useful in that it could provide infertile fa ...

(2 pages) 79 0 4.6 Jun/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Phoolan Devi

Oni Akuma02/17/97Phoolan Devi: Perceptions of PowerThe purpose of this paper is to analyze and index gender and power as they factor into the life of one Dali ... ore useful to speak of this slippery thing called power, I would like to make some declarations and pose some questions about its' nature. Cynthia Emerson has suggested that power is ultimately based ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays

An Ecosystem's Disturbance by a Pollutant

c, and even pollution by nutrients which is referred to as eutrophication. Each of these pollutants pose a different effect on the ecosystem at different doses. This varied effect is what is referred ... seems self contradictory (Freedman, 126). For both the sake of this assignment and for practical purposes, it would be incautious to suppose that a sublethal exposure that affects individual organisms ...

(83 pages) 282 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Should teens be able to drive after being convicted of a DUI and what can be done to prevent it

bar teens from driving once they are convicted of driving under the influence (DUI). Spectators now pose the question: Should teens who are caught drinking and driving lose their license until they ar ...

(2 pages) 60 0 1.9 Oct/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Dealing with floods mainly in Canada. Past floods, prevention, flood management etc

d even destructive. Severe storms can deposit large amounts of snow, rain, freezing rain or hail to pose water-related hazards. Snow may be an asset for recreation or northern transportation (e.g. win ... become hazardous not only for traveling during the storm but also when that snow melts. Rainstorms pose more frequent hazards. The deluge of intense and heavy rain may also be accompanied by strong w ...

(8 pages) 91 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

The French: creative, witty, humorous expository essay on the French people and culture, the prof. found it hilarious. Needs readeability improvements.

reak out into a triumphant cry of "Fromage!", and then laugh. Or worse, they'll itch their head and pose the question: "In Kansas, right?" Unfortunately because I am also American and do hold an Ameri ... than your average American. I say all of it, but because I am half-French, I say them better.My purpose here is to reveal the French. I want to show what all of these things are, about which the Fren ...

(7 pages) 106 1 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Justification for Punishment: why do we punish?

not valid than the punishment itself may also be invalid or even unfair. This kind of situation can pose a serious problem if our justice system punishes people unjustly. Lawmakers and law enforcers a ... act is committed that not only does physical harm to a person, but also does not serve any good purpose to the offender, the victim, or even society itself. The utilitarian is not convinced of the re ...

(6 pages) 114 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Is standardized testing a good idea? The lack of equality in today's school systems often decide a student's future. Is a standardized test the measure of a student?

ts, the careers ofeducators and the academic future of the students who take them. One might want topose the following question: should so much be riding on standardized testing and arethese tests acc ... gender biased. Studies have shownthat men and women perform differently based on how a question is posed to them. Forinstance, women do well on math questions that deal with computation, logic, andco ...

(5 pages) 459 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education