Essays Tagged: "second half"

Painting in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century

Painting in the Second Half of the Nineteenth CenturyDuring the second half of the nineteenth century, the ideal of ...

(6 pages) 279 2 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

The Faithful but Fated Dog, Analysis of Byron's "Darkness"

pression struck by the word, 'dream', is one of inconsequence and a generally positive feeling. The second half of the line denies and repudiates the first by claiming that it 'was not all a dream'. W ...

(3 pages) 67 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Evaluation: Twenty years ago natural hazards were a major topic of study as people were seen to be at risk from the environment. Today the situation appears to be reversed, and there is concern that t

The 20th century, especially in the second half, has been one of rapid change in the Earth's environment. The impact of humans on the ph ...

(8 pages) 169 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Black Death - What it was, and what effect it had on Europe in the 13th Century.

more very difficult to determine there is little in English artistic or literary production of the second half of the century that can be attributed with any confidence to the plague. There seems to ... the immense psychic disruption that accompanied the two great plagues of our century, the First and Second World Wars and especially the First, which transformed the way in which Europeans thought abo ...

(2 pages) 101 0 2.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"This Is a Photograph of Me", by Margaret Atwood

developing and the narrators realization of her death. This poem is divided into two parts with the second half separated by brackets. The elements of the picture begin to emerge reflecting the narrat ... order to surprise the reader with respect to announcing the death of the narrator.The images in the second half become distorted and muddled; the lake which is first seen "in the background"(1048), is ...

(3 pages) 84 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Increasing Utility Through Affirmative Action

Increasing Utility Through Affirmative ActionSince the second half of the twentieth century governments and corporations have implemented numerous policies ... le pool of possible employees, as a result, employers will no longer hire such a high percentage of second best applicants. Enforced programs, including quotas, are not perfect but their positive cons ...

(6 pages) 172 1 4.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

What, for you, represents the Canadian way of life?

isn't a market can keep climbing forever. When it reaches the most high, it must go down. From the second half year in 2001, the business became slow. Scandals from some big companies were published, ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

"The Prince" by Niccolo Machiavelli.

ues the reader. Virtu dominates the first half of the book, eventually succumbing to fortuna in the second half. Virtu relates to all the qualities of an individual, above all a prince, which allow hi ...

(4 pages) 164 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

"Wuthering Heights" by Emily Bronte.

ism in this novel. Much of what happens in the first half of the story corresponds to events in the second half. This parallelism extends also to the characters; the first generation of characters is ... parallelism extends also to the characters; the first generation of characters is comparable to the second generation. In many ways these characters are duplicates of each other and they share many tr ...

(10 pages) 61 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Globalization: A thesis on the WTO Doha Rounds.

It was no by mere accident that the second half of the 20th century proved to be much better than the first. It happened mainly because ... h as HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, it's not surprising this has become a very emotional issue.Secondly, agricultural negotiations are proving equally frustrating. But the main problem here is th ...

(3 pages) 166 1 3.9 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

The Kurdish Genocide in Iraq.

urdish genocide in Iraq is an example of one of the four major genocides that took place during the second half of the twentieth century. The Kurdish genocide occurred in Iraq from 1987 to 1989. Durin ...

(8 pages) 114 2 3.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

A review on the movie "The Brotherhood of the Wolves"

th the envoy sent by the king of France to investigate the attacks by the rarely-seen beast. In the second half of the film, the story turns to intrigue, as the hero is forced to fight not only the mo ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

This is an analysis of the meaning and significance of the first two scaffold scenes in The Scarlet Letter.

In chapter 12, the second of three scaffold scenes occurs. The chapter is very important to the Dimmesdale-Hester story ... insight to Dimmesdale's state of mind. Dimmesdale is anxious, worried, and confused throughout the second half of the book. He is worried that townspeople will find out he is Pearl's father and perha ... the narrator says, ."..on the summer morning when our story begins its course..." (47-48), and the second scaffold scene takes place in early May. A reference to Dimmesdale's character also occurs in ...

(4 pages) 49 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Tourism - Discuss how changes in air transport since the 1950's are reflected in both leisure and business travel trends

lf of the century progress was extremely fast, with frequent breakthroughs and developments. In the second half of the century progress was much smaller. Aircraft's speed didn't increase, and the most ...

(6 pages) 127 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Study and Learning skills How to develop your desireable and essential abilities.

has been reached whilst development of each one of the essential abilities had undergone.During the second half of the assignment, I will make reference to the minor assignment, (which I had completed ...

(15 pages) 347 0 2.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The liberalization of Europe's electricity market

ole sector in an effort to realise a 'social' optimum without exercising monopoly power. During the second half of the twentieth century, a trend of deregulation and privatisation was introduced into ... s structure, the background and several tendencies that have led to the recent change of course.The second chapter describes the restructuring itself: the process of denationalisation the electricity ...

(6 pages) 66 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

A response to " the middle passage"

The part of the book that stood out the most in the second half of his narrative is the part where he stands up to Mr. Covey. Douglas comes back after a ...

(1 pages) 27 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Lena Lingard's change throughout the book "my Antonia" by Willa Cather

ated on by the author, I believe, to show the importance of this character to the story. Yet in the second half of the book Lena evolver into a business woman, hardly distinguishable from any other pe ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How does Hitchcock create fear and tension through the structure of the story line in Psycho?

first half of the film is very uneventful; it is all build up to the events that take place in the second half of the film. The music has a strong role in the build up.In the second half of the film ...

(1 pages) 32 1 4.2 Apr/2004

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

Max Weber's "The Prostestant Ethic: Spirit of Capitalism"

he young tradesman could earn a certain amount of money in a day by his labor and sits back for the second half of the day when he really could be doubling that amount of money. He actually loses the ... nto play here. First work is the attempted and proven mechanism for the practice of asceticism. And second, the purpose of life itself is to work, as intended by God with his assigned tasks to each of ...

(6 pages) 175 1 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays