Essays Tagged: "predecessor"

Speech Analysis on Henry IV, Part One - Act 3, Scene 2

e. Henry's attempts to criticize Hal inadvertently draw many parallels between him;his son, and his predecessor, Richard II, and while he intends to reveal Hal's shortcomings, heprimarily reveals his ...

(6 pages) 73 0 5.0 Oct/1996

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


n to literature's domain. It deals withone king, Oedipus, and his plight to avenge the death of his predecessor, King Laios. Inhis determined search to find the murderer, he establishes a proclamation ...

(4 pages) 73 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Sosa's Reliabilism

present a modified version of it, and to show that this new version is, in general, better than its predecessor. Let us look at his argument.First, we get the usual definition of generic reliabilism: ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Function of the English Exchequer in the 12th century

d was the first system of centralized revenue extraction to appear that although crude was a direct predecessor to the modern one.The information on how the Exchequer functioned as a method of institu ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

History of Double Reeds

ly throughout the Middle Ages and Renaissance Periods and have come a long way since the shawm, the predecessor of modern day double reeds.The shawm was a very prevalent instrument during the early an ... ssance Period. Because these adjustments the oboe became a much more soloistic instrument than it's predecessor, the shawm. "The oboe is the lyric soprano of the woodwind section" (Paetkau 166).The ba ...

(6 pages) 73 2 3.5 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Women's Contributions to Aeronautics and Space: Historical Milestones

on of women to the mission of the National Aeronautics andSpace Administration dates back to NASA's predecessor, the National AdvisoryCommittee for Aeronautics (NACA). The contribution of women to fli ...

(9 pages) 70 0 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

Oedipus the king, all about how the events of Oedipus the King prove that God's will overcomes men.

ture. And additionally there is the shepherd, the sole witness to the murder of king Laius, and the predecessor to Oedipus. Other less important characters are the messengers, bringing news to people ...

(4 pages) 174 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Consumer Culture:Troublesome Trends

and willingness to play that role. The difference between our present-day society and its immediate predecessor is not as radical as abandoning one role and picking up another. In neither of its stage ... is that ours is a "consumer society" in the similarly fundamental sense in which the society of our predecessors used to be a "producer society." That older type of modern society once engaged its mem ...

(13 pages) 391 1 4.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Internationalization Process of Chinese Enterprises: Views from Multinational Operation of Chunlan Group

n Process of Chinese Enterprises. Key words: Chunlan, Multinational Operation, kernel technologyThe predecessor of Chunlan Group is a refrigerator company of Taizhou, Jiangsu, joined by two small coll ...

(1 pages) 101 0 4.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Human Resource Management

relationship (Stone, 1995). However, such a broad definition is unable to distinguish HRM from its' predecessor' - Personnel Management. Some say that HRM "involves the productive utilisation of peopl ...

(14 pages) 1540 6 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Peace in the Middle East: Jumpstarting the Process This was written in Feb 2003 for a International Relations course. What the US should do to make progress in the Israeli/Palestinian problem.

he first months after taking office, President Bush indicated that he would not be following in his predecessor's footsteps; instead he planned to remain uninvolved in the Middle East peace process. W ...

(5 pages) 189 1 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

"Matrix Reloaded" review in form of article.

ems and everything is a program.The trilogy continues, Matrix Reloaded follows the same plot as its predecessor, continuing the journey of the savior, Neo, played by Keanu Reeves. The flashy effects, ...

(2 pages) 52 0 2.3 May/2003

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

The theme of war guilt in Bernard Schlink's, "The Reader".

s is an obvious symbol for the idea that the post-war generation needs to confront the deeds of its predecessor before it can be free of a sense of collective guilt. The novel is clearly an allegory f ...

(3 pages) 91 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Movie reivew of the Queen of teh Damned.

Queen of the Damned is one of those movie sequels that weren't meant to be made. If you've seen the predecessor, Interview with the Vampire, you will be disgusted with this movie. This movie is just l ...

(2 pages) 30 1 2.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Conflict between Truth and Ideals in "Heart of Darkness"

conflict with the moral and physical ruins which he finds along the Congo. In his quest to meet his predecessor, Kurtz, Marlow is forced to examine his worldview and admit the contradiction between th ...

(5 pages) 61 1 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The predecessor or modern chemistry writen by Jay Abgumme

Alchemy -The Predecessor of Modern ChemistryWritten by: TheGoddessThere are many ways to examine the subject of a ... the purposes and techniques were often times ritualistic and fanciful, alchemy was in many ways the predecessor of modern science, especially the science of chemistry.The birthplace of alchemy was anc ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Two Individuals: What changes they brought about and whether or not these changes had a positive or negative effect on that nation or region.

ke, etc.) who wished to create her nation a more modern place. She followed in the footsteps of her predecessor, Peter the Great who tried to recreate Russia into a great power by modernizing all aspe ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Was King Louis XVI partially responsible for his own down fall

ere a common man. Although he made an earnest effort to reform the government at the time, when his predecessor had so far exhausted the people's good will for trust in the monarchy. His greatest faul ...

(5 pages) 65 2 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Seeing All and Seeing None - an essay on the use of sight and blindness in Sophocles' Oedipus Rex

earn how it came to be that Oedipus is King of Thebes. We are informed of the untimely death of his predecessor, Laius. The people of Thebes turn to Oedipus to solve the murder of their former king. O ...

(3 pages) 82 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


San Francisco designer Susie Russell. Four years later, Michael Ying who became the founder of the predecessor of Esprit Far East Group, which acted as a principal sourcing agent for the U.S. busines ...

(7 pages) 82 1 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing