Essays Tagged: "resemblance"

Brave New World

An essay concerning Aldous Huxley's future dystopia and its resemblance to modern societyAldous Huxley wrote Brave New World out of fear of society'sapparent la ...

(4 pages) 182 0 3.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Byron's poem, "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage"

ants to escape from the world because of his discontent with it. Through the poem we see the strong resemblance the Byronic hero has to many of todays popular characters, such as Batman.In the third s ...

(4 pages) 76 0 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

A sumary of Hamlet

hat on two previous nights they have seen a ghost. But the ghost reappears, and Horatio, seeing its resemblance to the dead king. Hamlet, asks it to speak. Instead, it stalks away.Horatio interprets t ...

(13 pages) 189 1 4.5 Apr/2002

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

"Animal dreams" by Barbara Kingsolver

o's delicate heart decided that the only way to endure Alice's death was to flush any remembrance orresemblance of her out of his fortified technical realm which throughout the novel becomes increasin ...

(2 pages) 72 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Critique of Bruno Bettelheim's and Karen Kolbenschlag's interpretation of "Cinderella"

Myths and Models."The story of Cinderella finds its way into so many children's hearts because of a resemblance children feel with the heroine. Both Bettelheim and Kolbenschlag agree that sibling riva ...

(4 pages) 126 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Seven page final paper analyzing and connecting Things Fall Apart, The Stranger, and Beloved together by use of theme, characterization, setting, conflict, and point of view.

art by Chinua Achebe, The Stranger by Albert Camus, and Beloved by Toni Morrison, each bear a close resemblance to each other. Through the use of theme, characterization, setting, conflict, and point ... ll.Characters from each of the three novels, Things Fall Apart, The Stranger, and Beloved each bear resemblance to each other. Not only do the characters have similar mental attributes, but the charac ...

(18 pages) 295 0 4.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Theories of Evolution

es. One of the earliest evolutionists was Jean Baptiste de Lamarck, who argued that the patterns of resemblance found in various creatures arose through evolutionary modifications of a common lineage. ... g of nature. Pointing to variability within species, Darwin observed that while offspring inherit a resemblance to their parents, they are not identical to them. He further noted that some of the diff ...

(7 pages) 223 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

US-Japan Automobile Trade Relations

actions by the U.S. is clearly a violation of international trade law. Not only is this decision a resemblance of managed trade but a policy which will weaken the leadership position of the U.S. in t ...

(5 pages) 159 1 3.7 Dec/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Speech Codes

ance of its racially mixed students. These behavioral codes, which more often than not bear a close resemblance to a political sermon, would clearly restrict freedom of speech as well as a few other f ...

(4 pages) 78 1 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Comparing Laertes and Hamlet.

The Comparison of Laertes to HamletIn Shakespeare's Hamlet, Laertes has a significant resemblance to Hamlet. Hamletand Laertes biggest similarity is that they both seek revenge for their ...

(3 pages) 72 0 3.7 Nov/2002

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

A response to an article titled "A New Improved Me: Now Appearing Everywhere".

e years I have become a better person, but this article made me think twice about that. I now see a resemblance between the way I see myself and the subjects of the studies.Naturally, people mature ov ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Pefines patriotism on a philosphical level.

flag on articles of clothing. T-shirts, bandanas and even bathing suits and under wear are made in resemblance of the stars and stripes. Americans who display the flag on their bodies have no intent ...

(2 pages) 64 1 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Composition II, Short Eassay on Edgar Allen Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher".

onored Usher family. When Madeline "dies" and is placed in her coffin the narrator notices a strong resemblance between her and Roderick. Roderick tells his friend that he and the Lady Madeline had be ...

(2 pages) 41 0 1.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Composition I short paper on Police Brutality with works cited.

problem. "[C]urrent images of the police are drawn largely from television programs bearing little resemblance to reality" (Delattre 29). Police brutality is a matter of serious concern, but it is no ...

(3 pages) 185 0 4.2 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Oscar Wilde's "Picture of Dorian Gray" and the hedonistic effect on the characters.

ung boy until he-in a mad instant- prays that his beauty shall live on while his portrait bares the resemblance of his shame and disgrace. Basil Hallward, the painter of the doomed portrait, praises D ...

(3 pages) 101 2 4.2 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

About King James declaring the devine right to rule with some creative interviews.

gs are a figure like God himself. "Kings are justly called Gods, for that they exercise a manner of resemblance of divine power upon earth." This shocked the audience as he spoke about the resemblance ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This essay is about the natrual scientist, Charles Darwin. In this essay i will describe Darwins improtance to the science community

gs" of coral with a lagoon in the middle. Darwin was intrigued by the formation of atolls and their resemblance to fringing reefs surrounding volcanic islands. An enthusiastic student of geology, Darw ...

(3 pages) 43 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

"Cosmic Repulsion" by Stephen Petersen

aint Mary's College of California. The book I am referring to is The Elements of Euclid. I notice a resemblance due to the fact that both are full with information and both try to prove a point to the ...

(5 pages) 30 0 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

A Brief Look at the History of English

icant ways in which change has so transformed English that we must look carefully to find points of resemblance between the language of the tenth century and our own. It is taken from Aelfric's "Homil ... ized as identical in spelling with their modern equivalents -- he, of, him, for, and, on -- and the resemblance of a few others to familiar words may be guessed -- nama to name, comon to come, wæ ...

(7 pages) 62 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

AIDS: Information

an (monkey) immunodeficiency virus (SIV). Certain simian immunodeficiency viruses bear a very close resemblance to HIV-1 and HIV-2, the two types of HIV. But how did it transfer to humans? It has been ...

(3 pages) 32 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases