Essays Tagged: "singular"

Title: Evolution of wheat Author: Alan Platner

beings discovered that with this new atmosphere animals and plants were available year around in a singular location and they no longer had to travel great distances to acquire needed foods. This was ...

(3 pages) 69 0 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Agriculture

Turn Around, An essay which breaks down both the parable of the cave and Socrates four levels of reality

the Cave . . . soul resonance. Somehow, something deep inside tells them that here we have found a singular truth.The Allegory, taken as the story of one man, narrates his life from ignorance to enli ...

(6 pages) 121 0 4.2 Nov/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

"Tess of the D'Urbervilles" by Thomas Hardy

arm was done. Alec's forcefull appearance through the lack of morality are described by Tess as, 'a singular force in the gentleman's face, and in his bold rolling eye,' overshadows his wealth from th ...

(5 pages) 130 2 4.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

What is Philosophy? according to Plato, Pieper, and Thoreau.

her internal world includes the ability to interpret, characterize, and associate what seems to be singular things or, at least, singular groups of things.Understanding the process of being as compar ...

(5 pages) 368 1 4.8 Aug/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Global social change

History repeats itself. This concept applies not only within the realm of a singular nation's history but throughout and between nations. That is to say, that what one nation e ...

(7 pages) 174 0 3.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Jonathan Swift's style of writing

this same plain style appears dry but when writing humorously, this same plainness gives his wit a singular edge. Swift didn't use ornate or rhetorical language; he said what he had to in simply with ...

(3 pages) 72 0 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Henry David Thoreau and Nathaniel Hawthorne.

was exploring the woods and ponds making detailed observations of plants and creatures. Henry led a singular life, never marrying, and marching to his own drummer, as he put it. From 1845 to 1847, he ...

(4 pages) 143 2 3.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

The Price of Individuality in Modern America

in American Literature among such a diverse audience. It is interesting to note how two completely singular authors--Allen Ginsberg and Walt Whitman-- from two totally distant eras, address the conce ...

(8 pages) 170 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Are Religion and Science One?

will ultimately reach will be the same thing? What is God? Energy, Spirit, Universal Consciousness, Singular, Unilateral?According to David Hume, God is not different from the order that exists in the ...

(3 pages) 146 3 4.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

"Night" by Elie Wiesel and "Hangman" by Maurice Ogden compared and contrasted.

ht and "Hangman". In the last section of "Hangman" Ogden reverts to the point of view, first person singular as contrasting to the rest of the poem, which is presented in the point of view, first pers ...

(3 pages) 41 0 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Parts of Speech. Nouns, Pronouns, and Verbs

nt honesty innocence happiness harmonytruth bravery softness fear peaceMost nouns can take either a singular or a plural form, depending upon whether they name one person, place, thing, or idea or mor ... a plural form, depending upon whether they name one person, place, thing, or idea or more than one.SINGULAR desk, bench, sky, wolf, manPLURAL desks, benches, skies, wolves, menThe possessive form of ...

(5 pages) 65 2 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Grammar

Hawthorne's use of symbols to emphasize conflicts present in The Scarlet Letter.

er and the scaffold hold multiple meanings, while others, like Pearl and the rosebush, repeat their singular meaning throughout the novel. Pearl, who claims to be "plucked by her mother off the bush o ...

(5 pages) 41 1 4.3 Dec/2003

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

This was an essay for a Work and Society class. Basically, it analyzes literature and work. Specifically poetry and how it can expess core issues surrounding work in North American society.

velop their plots, themes and characters. Whole pages and chapters can be dedicated to expressing a singular idea. The poet however, must express the theme, mood, and characters of a poem within a ver ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Lab report on Enterobacteriaceae and other Gram Negative Rods. Description of certain bacteria and tests used to identify them

3604132. This organism is known as citrobater freudndii.2.Escherichia.Escherichia consist of either singular or pairs of straight rods with a diameter of 1.1- 1.5mm and a length of 2.0-6.0 mm. In the ... sisting of straight rods they have a diameter of 1 mm and a length of 2-6 mm. They are found either singularly or in pairs and stain as gram negative. They are usually motile due to peritrichous flage ...

(4 pages) 74 2 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

She Said: How Molly's Monologue Revises The Understanding Of James Joyce's Ulysses - The essay question is revealed in the title of the essay

Stephen, or the myriad of minor characters that make appearances. This viewpoint works to create a singular perspective that goes unchallenged until the last chapter. In "Penelope", Molly's subconsci ... loom is persecuted because of the flaws in his character, but this persecution is unjust due to the singular perspective applied to it, and thus leaves the reader with a feeling of ambiguity. Through ...

(17 pages) 85 0 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Summary of Mexican History

t Mesoamerica region. They had their cultural homogeneity, for instance they cultivated corn, had a singular structure of government, used the 365 day calendar, built pyramids, used similar rituals an ...

(10 pages) 209 1 2.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Development of the Testis

Basic Anatomy of the TesticleThe testis (singular) or testicles (plural) is the male gonad. The word testis means "witness" in Latin, and its ...

(17 pages) 47 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

La Voz Pasiva

muy comun en espanol formar la voz pasiva usando el pronombre reflexivo 'se' con la persona tercera singular o plural del verbo.Por ejemplo: Se venden corbatas en aquella tienda. - Ties are sold in th ... e'.La primera formacion es 'SE + VERBO + INFINITIVO' donde el verbo mantiene en tercera persona del singular. Por ejemplo - En momentos como este solo se quiere descansar.La segunda formacion es 'SE + ...

(2 pages) 28 0 1.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Grammar

The Red Scare

ir native country so that they could live out their strict, vengeful lives alone. The Puritans were singular in their cause, and uniform in their thoughts. In order to drive out the Devil, you must do ...

(6 pages) 124 1 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Road rage

a typical example of road rage. Road rage can have different types and causes. In fact, there is no singular, definitive confirmation of what constitutes road rage. The term "road rage" is used when a ...

(7 pages) 82 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community