Essays Tagged: "Sophie"


astair, a telecommunication hardware designer at Nortel, telling of his two daughters, Madeline and Sophie. Eight year old Madeline likes to change the desktop pattern on their home work terminal week ... adeline likes to change the desktop pattern on their home work terminal weekly, while four year old Sophie actually starts up the computer and opens her coloring book program. Although these girls hav ...

(10 pages) 125 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

David Strorm, character from "THE CHRYSALIDS" by John Wyndham

ead, things he had never seen before, was what the young boy dreamt of. At ten years old, David met Sophie, a special young girl, taking in every detail very clearly about her. David seemed to have an ... ke in all information, in hopes that he will better understand aspects of life.When David first met Sophie's mother, he unsuccessfully tries to telepathically communicate with her, to calm her down. W ...

(3 pages) 44 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Chrysalids novel anylysis- great description on the plot, themes, characters,the atmosphere, the setting,tghe style of the story ect..

f Waknuk to be a leader in the pursuit of the deviations. At the beginning of the story David meets Sophie Wender and discovers that she is a physical deviant with six toes on each foot. Both she and ... s, because of their ability to communicate with each other in through thought or by telepathy. Him ,Sophie, and his sister eventually get caught and are forced to leave to the outskirts of the land. T ...

(2 pages) 49 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Sophie's Choice

ocaust becomes a breathtaking personal drama, in the midst of a vast cataclysm, in William Styron's Sophie's Choice, a big and questing novel with autobiographical elements and a fearless determinatio ... t deeply disturbed Jewish intellectual who has nursed back to health a beautiful Polish war victim, Sophie Zawistowska, who is now his lover. Stingo revels in his time with his new friends but gradual ...

(3 pages) 33 0 2.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay Over William Styron

nd un-tentatively explore the deeper and often darker aspects of the human psych. In pieces such as Sophie's Choice, a tragic tale about a young woman who survives the Holocaust and the Essays of Benj ...

(1 pages) 49 2 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Heinrich SChliemann Biography

na in October 1952. Katerina bore him three children before they divorced in 1868. He later married Sophie Engastromenos (1852-1932), whose likeness was taken during the excavation of Troy. She is wea ... excavation of Troy. She is wearing the famous pieces found in the picture. The children he had with Sophie were called Andromache (1871-1962) and Agamemnon (1878-1954).Schliemann discovered Troy on th ...

(6 pages) 25 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Behavioral Management

e in order to make my decision. The people who will help me solve my problem are my closest friends Sophie, Chuck, Lucille and Isula. They are all my seniors and have years of wisdom and I draw on the ...

(17 pages) 158 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"The Two:" A Look at the Woman-to-Woman Bond and Its Effect on Traditional Gender Roles. Written about "The Two," a chapter from Gloria Naylor's "The Women of Brewster Place".

ftermath, kills the only man who protected the two from the others, Ben.The trouble all begins with Sophie, a "willing carrier" of the rumor that had "first spread through the block like a sour odor t ... ored until it starts growing in strength from the dozen mouths it had been lying in" (Naylor 2544). Sophie is one of the biggest obstacles the girls will face throughout the text, making their busines ...

(4 pages) 35 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Friendship Essay on "The Chrysalids": Shows the Friends that are in the book and describes them

they wouldn't trust someone else with. The three main friendships in the story contained David and Sophie, David and Rosalind, and David and Uncle Axel.David and Sophie were initially introduced in t ... e initially introduced in the first chapter of "The Chrysalids". David was sliding down a bank, and Sophie saw that he was having fun and decided to join him. David had found out a secret that Sophie ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Chrysalids" by John Windham: How David's character evolves and 2 characters who help it evolve.

has his own opinions.The first time David's first "small doubts" started to emerge was after he met Sophie. Upon meeting her, she had seemed absolutely normal; even upon seeing her foot, his rote lear ... ven upon seeing her foot, his rote learned teachings did not come to mind; he simply felt sorry for Sophie. Upon being confronted by Sophie's mother, about the importance of keeping her secret to hims ...

(2 pages) 13 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The BFG" (Big Friendly Giant) Book Report

There are two main characters in “The BFG”, which are the Big Friendly Giant (or BFG) and Sophie. Both of these characters are concerned about the welfare of others. They are also resourcefu ... top the evil giants from eating children. His child-like personality is seen in his gentleness with Sophie and in his fear that she would tell on him. His kindness is evident in his friendship with So ...

(5 pages) 17 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The evils in the chrysalids

was faced for the first time in his life a tool of evil -- prejudice. It all started the day he met Sophie Wender. She was peering through the bushes when David was playing happily in a sand pile. The ... on became best friends and enjoyed playing together for endless hours. One day as they were playing Sophie's foot became caught between two stones. When David helped her free her foot he saw that she ...

(4 pages) 2091 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

The Spark That Set Off WWI

time around, they were not as fortunate. Princip, a 19-year-old Serbian boy shot both Ferdinand and Sophie. This event eventually led to Austria-Hungary's demands that Serbia refused to fully follow. ...

(2 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

American History

today. He is not exactly a hero; he is willing to risk his life to save girls, yet his love towards Sophie Western isn't exactly faithful either. However, he is indeed honest with himself; he never tr ... n most people's opinion, he is polite, modest, and rich. Yet in his competition with Tom Jones over Sophie Western's love, his hypocrisy is seen everywhere; he intentionally releases the bird that Tom ...

(1 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


f he would get run over. When we ran past my cousin's house she hurried inside to get her other dog Sophie. Sophie is a good dog and loves to play with rocky. So she thought that if she let Sophie go ...

(1 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

THE CHRYSALIDS The chrysalids teach the reader a very good

d. It always depends on the situation of the moral. Chapter five was a situation with David, Sophie and Alan. David and Sophie were together until Alan arrived. Alan glanced at the sandy ground ... avid and Sophie were together until Alan arrived. Alan glanced at the sandy ground while looking at Sophie's footprints that included an extra toe on each foot (p.44). David flung himself on Alan angr ...

(2 pages) 3175 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder

Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder is both a novel and a history of philosophy. It takes you on a jou ... of fiction contains many characters. The main character is a fourteen-year-old Norwegian girl named Sophie Amundsen who receives letters from a stranger, Alberto Knox. Knox is an ideal philosophy teac ... philosophy teacher because he is never too quick to judge and always thinks about what he is doing. Sophie does not just learn from Alberto; she also questions him and shows that she has ideas of her ...

(5 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Comparison between Jane Eyre and Bertha Mason from Jane Eyre

“I bent forward: first surprise, then bewilderment, came over me…this was not Sophie, it was not Leah …The shape standing before me had never crossed my eyes within the prec ...

(2 pages) 5699 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Script For A Interview For The Book "Chrysalids" by John Wyndham

“deviations”?D: Well, to get over that fact it took a little while, although since I met Sophie, and our whole “group” was going to be seen as a “deviation”, so it devia ... hael would have had a lot more trouble getting things through them and having them work fine. Also, Sophie would never have helped them, and that would just be two more people for the Fringes people t ...

(3 pages) 6 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Comparison on immigrant mothers experience in the short stories Rules of the Game" by Amy Tan, and "Who's Irish" by Gish Jen

begins the story talking about her background. The story is arranged in chronological order. First, Sophie Shea, the granddaughter is introduced. Then Sophie's families background. The narrator descri ... r describes herself as fierce (pg. 235) and her daughter, Natalie Shea is somewhat like her mom but Sophie is wild. In the grandmother's opinion, Sophie does not act like other Chinese girls. The narr ...

(2 pages) 31 0 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays