Essays Tagged: "tendencies"

Midsummer Nights Dream

kept in check by society's own norms. The human struggle to suppress itsunrestrained and irrational tendencies, still being undertaken today, discourages the'civilized' man from making rash and foolis ...

(3 pages) 126 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > A Midsummer Night's Dream

Joseph Conrad "Heart of Darkess" This essay describes the "human tendencies toward evil" found in conrad's work the heart of darkness.

acking any rules, creates turmoil in the human soul, as it struggles between its conscience and its tendencies towards evil. Kurtz confides in Marlow near the end of the book, and from him Marlow lear ... al struggle in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, as Kurtz struggles between his conscience and his tendencies towards evil.

(4 pages) 320 0 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Narcissm in " Anne" of Green Gables

m is also synonymous with vanity, conceit, egotism, self-importance and arrogance. The narcissistic tendencies in Anne seem to change throughout the book and are often displayed through her imaginatio ...

(3 pages) 49 1 4.2 Jan/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

ark Africa as an overpowering symbol, Conrad's Heart of Darkness tells a story that evaluates man's tendencies to fall back on barbaric methods when not protected by civilization.As Marlow proceeded t ...

(3 pages) 111 0 3.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Two Critical Documentaries-- Comparing the films "Sonic Outlaws" and "Manufacturing Consent"

veland, these problems are the result of corporate imperialist practices, and you can express those tendencies and address these problems with your art."Negativeland is the primary subject of Craig Ba ...

(4 pages) 120 0 5.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Astrology- Applications in Business

t lays no claim tobe what used to be called an exact science, but studies certainpredispositions or tendencies in human life, which are sometimesindicated so clearly that they become virtual certainti ...

(16 pages) 185 0 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

Research Paper on Charles Warwin

ossils proved change in species. However, Darwin theorized that evolution occurred by observing the tendencies of organisms that adapted to their environment over a short period of time physically. Wi ...

(3 pages) 58 0 4.8 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

"East Of eden" by Steinbeck

believed there are monsters born in the world ... It is my belief that Cathy Ames was born with the tendencies, or lack of them, which drove and forced her all of her. Cathy was born with an innocent ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Jan/1996

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

Containment Policy. Speaks of George Kennan

with the Soviet threat, Kennan called for a long-term and vigilant containment of Russian expansive tendencies (Kennan, 575). Although containment policy was widely accepted at its point of conception ...

(6 pages) 158 1 3.9 Mar/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers

Levi Strauss: polarities and deconstruction

larity, according to Webster's Dictionary, is "the having or showing of contrary qualities, powers, tendencies, forms, etc." Levi-Strauss demonstrates polarities by presenting his idea of "hot" and "c ...

(5 pages) 117 0 3.6 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Pyromaniacs: Genetic Or Insanity? This is an essay on the facts of pyromaniacs(those who love to play with fire)

n females.When females are a pyromaniac, they tend to be classified as clinically insane. They have tendencies to be a little more edgy,pushy, and generally more domineering. As a woman pyromaniac, yo ...

(1 pages) 43 0 2.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This essay compares and contrast Benjamin Disraeli and William Gladstone.

as accepted he formed a solid government with a goodbackup. He impulsed the legislation against the tendencies of the catholic church in therituals of the anglican church. Disraelis best achivement wa ...

(1 pages) 48 1 4.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Oedipus - defying the divine order

s seen to be "greater than any man", but the leader that he had become still possessed the arrogant tendencies that doomed him from the time he fled Corinth.It is impossible to imagine what may have h ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A critical review of the article "In Praise of Cultural Imperialism" by David Rothkopf.

States, "the indispensable nation," is the bank. In his article, Rothkopf contrasts the victimizing tendencies of 'cultural barriers', which are the unmistakably causing ethnic, religious, ideological ... istakably causing ethnic, religious, ideological, tribal or nationalistic conflicts, to the uniting tendencies of western globalization. Rothkopf predicts the inevitable merging of all the cultures un ...

(3 pages) 90 0 3.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Humbert's obsession with Lolita, lust vs. love in "Lolita" by Nabakov

tudy of Sexual Obsession in Modern Fiction's perception of what obsession is. Humbert's obsessional tendencies are displayed in many passages through his descriptive word choices and his over bearing ...

(4 pages) 101 0 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


I agree with "Common Good" the most because I have strong socialistic tendencies. I believe that health care, welfare, and education should be public to all, regardless o ...

(2 pages) 132 2 2.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Containment Theory.

ticle Kennan suggested a "long-term, patient but firm and vigilant containment of Russian expansive tendencies." The Strategy of Containment found its first application in the Truman Doctrine of 1947, ...

(2 pages) 156 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

This essay is about the punishment of those with "unnatural tendencies" in the third ring of the seventh circle of Hell in Dante's "Inferno."

Intro: (This essay is about the punishment of those with "unnatural tendencies" in the third ring of the seventh circle of Hell in Dante's "Inferno." The Professor's as ... s remarks regarding his group in an effeminate way lead to the conclusion that Brunetto's unnatural tendencies toward homosexuality led him to Hell.Historically, Latini was a writer that was of consid ...

(10 pages) 126 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Music History Between 1600-1820. Comparison between Baroque & Classical styles w/ short portions about atrists & composers. Contains bibliography & secondary sources.

called the Baroque."Music of any period reflects, in its own way, some of the same influences, tendencies, and generative impulses, that are found in the other arts of that time. Thus the word "b ...

(4 pages) 316 2 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The dispositional and humanistic perspectives of personality

This can then be associated with predictable personalities which in turn govern certain behavioural tendencies. The humanistic perspective on the other hand refuses to believe that people's traits, pe ... e elements including a strong competitive trait, a tendency towards being impatient and urgent, and tendencies toward anger and hostility. Type B, however, were seen as people who were relaxed, patien ...

(8 pages) 444 0 2.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology