Essays Tagged: "Real World"

An analysis of the philosophy of Nihilism as it appears in the novel "Grendel" by John Gardner

of this essay refers to the Novel "Grendel" by John Gardner, the latter delves into Nihilism in the real world, and then combines the two. For those that don't know, Grendel was the monster in Beowolf ... alse, he is filled with awe and wonder. This joy, which ironically is agonizing for the monster, is real; Grendel does feel it. Later when he attacks the meadhall in his plan to abduct Wealthow, he su ...

(3 pages) 21 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Same Sex Marriage

ty to judge the feelings of an individual? People who are gay or lesbian have it hard enough in the real world when it comes to socializing or involving themselves in any activities. "After years of b ... example involves a couple who wanted to participate at the Y with their children; after the workers realized that the couple was two women they were turned down and could not join. I feel that that is ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Technology Based High School

s. Therefore, the most effective approach to preparing high school students for their future in the real world is through technology.Whether the business is McDonalds or Travelers, technology plays a ... uable time for more learning, it will give the students the skills they will need to make it in the real world.Technology can also make communication easier and run more smooth throughout the school. ...

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Marketing Mix

per defines the factors involved with the marketing mix and an example of its implementation in the real-world.ProductThe first factor of the marketing mix is product. Product is the development of a ...

(5 pages) 124 0 3.7 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Compare and contrast two of the following and examine what they reveal about the nature of human existence: Plato's "Allegory of the Cave" and "The World of the Matrix"

from his bonds, and he saw the statues and fire, then he is dragged out of the cave and see all the real objects—real trees, flowers, houses and other physical objects, and when the prisoner’ ... ’s eyes have fully adjusted to the brightness, he saw the sun.Plato explores the idea that the real world is an illusion in the allegory of the cave. The whole story is about how this freed priso ...

(7 pages) 31 0 4.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Service Product Marketing

stay competitive in the marketplace (Hightower et al. 2000).Marketers from any type of industry can really integrate servicescape into marketing plans. The industry can be sport such as softball (Robi ... r et al. 1997). In order to give better understanding about the servicescape and its application in real-world companies, three firms from three different service sectors are chosen.The three differen ...

(22 pages) 156 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

"Catcher In the Rye" by J.D. Salinger: Phoebe's Advice

s troubles cloud his mind and make it difficult for him to succeed in school, and to operate in the real world. Many try to give him advice to make him realize the errors he is making so he can correc ... he errors he is making so he can correct them before there are serious effects. His sister, Phoebe, really offers the contrast to Holden and his immaturity and unrealistic beliefs. She tries giving hi ...

(3 pages) 3864 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Active Audience

are savvy on how the media works. People know that the media industry has tricks to portray a more realistic program. For example, an active audience will know that the blood is not real in movies. E ... reading is people accepting messages that are encoded in the romance novels to help them escape the real world. Negotiated reading is accepting the media message through exchange of pleasure. For exam ...

(3 pages) 30 1 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

The Four P's of the Marketing Mix

ant component to truly integrated marketing management. The mix and life cycle will be examined and real world examples provided.Product Life CycleA product or service life cycle is classified into fo ... s in a widely scattered market, price dealing and cutting may be necessary. (Armstrong, Chapter 21).Real World ExampleA start-up company in an intensely competitive landscape offers many great example ...

(6 pages) 142 1 5.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Factors Influencing Learning Effectiveness

What I am trying to say is that the theories discussed here is relevant to what is going on in the real world.Inkpen (1998) points out that "in bringing together firms with different skills and knowl ... e that happens between partners. Some researchers link partner commitment to IJV success, where the realization of learning objectives serves as one of the evaluation criteria.To explain IJV success, ...

(27 pages) 399 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

of adversity often renders a person helpless if and when a challenge seldom presents itself in the real world. From bad comes good and from experience comes a sense of wholesomeness that is acquired ...

(2 pages) 18 1 4.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


ock This band he had loved for a many year Of which the sweet music flew threw his ears He left the real world which made him so sad Just to worship a band with words so mad He no longer had care of s ... ff'cers guarded the outside The teen was not in avail and he could see That the band must have been really bus'ee So he went back to his car and watched For the gates to open and the crowd to walsh.Tw ...

(2 pages) 775 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


d only learn through dialectic reasoning and open-mindedness. Humans had to travel from the visible realm of image making and objects of sense to the intelligible or invisible realm of reasoning and u ... ng. "The Allegory of the Cave" symbolizes this trek and how it would look to those still in a lower realm. Plato is saying that humans are all prisoners and that the real world is our cave. The things ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Is Freedom Really Free?

Personally I don't think that freedom is really free for a couple of reasons. The first reason is because of freedom of choice. Sometimes the ... sibilities. Many adults think their kids need to take on some responsibilities to get ready for the real world, and they do need to, but kids don't think it is fair. Adults usually don't give their ch ... rt of someone and even their lives. War has taken its toll for everyone, and some of us today don't realize that freedom had to come with a price!

(1 pages) 1046 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Hume: matters of fact and rela

except in the form of ideas (132). Matters of fact, on the other hand, require investigation in the real world, and are completely uncertain because the contrary of every matter of fact is equally pos ... believe the argument is itself a matter of fact and so may not even say anything certain about the real world. In the end it boils down to the fact that we do not know that anything is real. Hume say ...

(4 pages) 51 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Spotted horses vs. mule in the

ated. It allows its readers to experience the trials and tribulations of life. By using graphically realistic plots and endings, which are consistent to those in real life, interpretive literature ach ... its reader too step out of the fantasy world they might be living in and focus on what the world is really about. One might say an interpretive story provides insight to understanding. Not only unders ...

(4 pages) 1836 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Tradition roles

, while that is the only way to catch a father's attention. "To return invisible, as myself, to the real world of her kitchen." (Cortez, 29) The mother reacted to the child as though she was disgusted ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Willy (death of a salesman) vs

od collection of characters will lead the audience to identify the characters with something in the real world and get emotionally involved with the characters. Every individual has its own character, ...

(4 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Educational system

l is for all the students to gain knowledge that they didn't have before in order to compete in the real world. Morowitz wrote that many people believe "education is a method of transferring knowledge ... eing introduced to "group work" and the concept of "interaction" among their classmates. They don't realize the strong bonding that occurs when people share and discuss ideas because the United States ...

(6 pages) 49 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Crusoe savage man

The book Robinson Crusoe1 written by Daniel Defoe is about a young man who learns about the real world by "traveling the seas," in doing so he skips the "middle station" of his life and away f ... a hedge for enclosing herd of goats. This action supports Rousseau's statement on the savage man's realization that he surpasses animal more in skill than they do in strength and he does not have to ...

(4 pages) 1522 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy