Essays Tagged: "ropes"

Consent and It's Place in SM Sex

sex, simply because of the dynamics of it. When an individual is being tied up the way in which the ropes are tied, how a person is suspended, and whether or not the person has revealed confidential i ...

(6 pages) 42 1 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Chapter Summaries of Steinbeck's "The Pearl"

Husband. They eat, drink, and do other things in their normal routine. Kino sees a scorpion on the ropes that hold up his son's, Coyotito's, crib. Kino tries to stop the scorpion but the baby shakes ... s swollen from the sting. Coyotito never got any stomach cramps, which was a good sign. Kino uses 2 ropes. One rock is tied around a rock and the other around a basket. Kino drops the rock over board ...

(4 pages) 32 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

How School Bullying is handled today. Current Event. APA Format with Referneces.

tilting his head to one side and peering through half-lidded eyes. Yeah, it's time to show you the ropes, he says in a sarcastic bully's voice. Bring it on, new kid. I'll show you what this school is ...

(3 pages) 276 1 3.9 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

"The Submarine"

gn from their first making which was in the years B.C. This sub was a box held under water with big ropes. New submarines are nuclear powered and can move at a speed of 30 knots and are big war weapon ...

(2 pages) 51 0 2.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

"Sound the Retreat".

ities, such as balancing on planks, building tents blindfolded and stepping through complex webs of ropes. Some other more violent programs will be focused on whitewater rivers, rock walls treetop rop ...

(3 pages) 33 0 2.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

What Role is Played by the Three Guna in the Hindu Vision of the Structure of the Cosmos?

nskrit texts of India), as either 'natural law', 'mode of material nature' or as 'the three binding ropes'; they are classified as 'Tamas', which refers to destruction. Tamas is characterised by ignor ... r interpretation of guna is rope; we are to understand that the conditioned soul is tightly tied by ropes of illusion, i.e. "A man bound by the hands and feet cannot free himself, he must be helped by ...

(6 pages) 41 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Hinduism


liff and saw two instructors who were wrapped and seemingly tangled in a mesh of different coloured ropes and harnesses with locks and buckles dangling here and there. There was a gate, which separate ... as laid back as he was.As I slowly walked backwards, looking over my shoulder, with my hands on the ropes, I could only hope that my second attempt would be more successful. My left foot cautiously mo ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Primate Observation

ware that they are in the presence of humans, whether it is the youngsters swinging deftly on their ropes and climbing structures, or the adults having staring matches with the humans on the other sid ...

(5 pages) 86 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Machu Picchu - Information on Economic Patterns, Geographic Influences, Art and Architecture, Religion and Values, and Social and Political Organization

se irrigation systems. The Incas used simple digging sticks and ploughs. They used llamas for wool, ropes, blankets and meat.Social & Political Organization:The Inca empire was a closely knit stat ...

(3 pages) 92 2 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

History of the Fire Service

w heat and smoke to escape a burning building. Furthermore, in major conflagrations long hooks with ropes were used to pull down buildings in the path of an approaching fire to create firebreaks. And ...

(9 pages) 119 0 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


d on the other side there is a large mass. The catapult uses tension from leather straps or twisted ropes to fling the arm forward. The arm is thrown against a stop where the object is released. Each ... ivot point, which acted as a large lever. A projectile was placed on one end and warriors pulled on ropes attached to the other end to essentially swing the arm around and hurl the stone. More advance ...

(5 pages) 22 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Current Events Summary - Hurricane Katrina.

shift shelters. With morale low and tension running high, refugees were getting to the end of their ropes. They were becoming desperate.According to an article written by Isabel Wilkerson in the Octob ...

(1 pages) 72 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Summary of "The Big Sleep"

t had pushed the visor of his helmet back to be sociable, and he was fiddling with the knots on the ropes that tied the lady to the tree and not getting anywhere. I stood there and thought that if I l ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.4 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"When Hell Was in Session" by Admiral Jeremiah Denton.

Denton was tortured for 4 days and 3 nights in preparation of the interview leading to starvation, ropes, and iron bars. Denton describes how the North Vietnamese would pull their arms behind them an ... ankles. Then a 2 inch thick bar would be slid through the jumbo irons then the Vietnamese would put ropes around the bar and his shoulders forcing his head between his knees. This type of torture woul ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Opportunity, Hopes, and Dreams in America

rumors of gold and diamonds and other riches, it offered a new start for people at the end of their ropes in England. Many of the people who left for the English settlement in Virginia were looking fo ...

(1 pages) 13 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This essay is about the illegal prohibition of marijuana

s and celebrations. By law, early American colonial farmers were ordered to grow hemp to be used as ropes and sails on ships.[1] In the 1700's, Hemp was the primary crop grown by George Washington at ...

(3 pages) 36 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Summary On History Of Surveying (1Page)

early surveyors were called harpedonapata (Rope Stretchers), since their measurement were made with ropes having markers at unit distances.Due to this work surveying started to develop as it fell in t ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Barry Bonds's Steroid Use

r let him win."In the 1999 season, according to the excerpt, Bonds was irate when the Giants set up ropes around the batting cage for crowd control because McGwire was in San Francisco with the St. Lo ...

(2 pages) 15 1 4.3 Oct/2006

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

Construction Employers

ffort of many labourers and the use of simple, or sometimes elaborate, equipment, tools, scaffolds, ropes and winches. Although the processes of construction were mechanized later than those of manufa ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making


each bridge are given, making it easier to understand how it was built and how it stands up. Ropes or cords hold up a suspension bridge. It undergoes a lot of tension, but can be put under a gr ...

(1 pages) 5 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History