Essays Tagged: "Treatise"

Locke study notes: Used for presentation.

rule of hereditary succession, essentially shifting power from the monarchy to parliament.Since Two Treatise to Government was Locke's vehicle to attack Patriarcha by Filmer, it is important to unders ...

(8 pages) 310 5 4.3 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Guido Fubini- This essay is about a famous mathematician.

an important work on differential geometry. Bianchi discussed the results of Guido's thesis in his treatise, which appeared in 1902.Guido remained at Pisa to qualify as a university teacher. Most mat ...

(2 pages) 127 0 4.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

This essay is a brief analysis of Niccolo' Machiavelli's most famous treatise, "The Prince", written in 1513

This essay is a brief analysis of Niccolo' Machiavelli's most famous treatise, "The Prince", written in 1513. The title page presents this work specifically to "Lorenzo ... political leader remaining popular and in control, regardless of the means, is the subject of NM's treatise. Though personally favoring a republican form of government, NM saw in politics a struggle ...

(4 pages) 191 2 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays


treatise of overall communications theory, stressing mechanistic good overall paper, could improve c ...

(12 pages) 997 2 4.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Greek Contributions to Thought and Science.

th geometry laid the foundations of the Western way of life.Euclid's "Elements," is a comprehensive treatise on geometry, proportions, and the theory of numbers and is the most long-lived of all mathe ...

(6 pages) 122 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Ballet in Western Europe.

influenced the English court masque, a 16th-century entertainment with dance interludes. The first treatise on ballet dancing was the Orchésographie of Thoinot Arbeau (1588).The 17th cent. saw ...

(2 pages) 51 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Machiavelli's "The Prince".

on, do I agree with Machiavelli's methods. If I werethe Prince and was presented with Machiavelli's treatise, I would accept and his ideas andadvice. Machiavelli, first makes the point of how a countr ...

(4 pages) 174 1 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Used both Hardball by Chris Matthews and The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli

alues of efficiency and effectiveness and is dependent on quality leadership. Niccolo Machiavelli's treatise, The Prince and Hardball: How Politics Is Played Told By One Who Knows the Game, written by ... is currently televised on MSNBC daily.In the introduction of The Prince, Machiavelli dedicates the treatise to Lorenzo "the Magnificent" de' Medici as evidence of his devotion and states that he poss ...

(14 pages) 68 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Document Based Question on Enlightenment

ing to a brighter generation. French philosophers used Enlightenment. The philosopher Voltaire used treatise on tolerance based on religion and war to show Enlightenment to. The original reference of ...

(1 pages) 46 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Linguistic darwinsim in the 19th treated languages as living organisms. How has this view evolved in the history of linguistics? .

Darwinian survival evolution, which is a historical process taking place in real time. In his short treatise on Darwinian theory and linguistics (1863) he stated that what he had already written on th ...

(4 pages) 71 0 3.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

Civil War

his predecessors.*Copernicus himself originally gave credit to Aristarchus in his own heliocentric treatise, De revolutionibus caelestibus , where he had written, "Philolaus believed in the mobility ... ngly, this passage was crossed out shortly before publication, maybe because Copernicus decided his treatise would stand on its own merit.*Plutarch in his De facie in orbe lunae gives reference not on ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

A detailed study of William Blake's 'Songs of Innocence and Experience' in relation to the principles of the pastoral convention.

astoral Convention. Through detailed reference to relevant poems of Blake's poetry assemblage, this treatise endeavours to, via exploration of the major elements of poetry--imagery, tone, rhythm and r ...

(7 pages) 101 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Analysis of the poem "The truly great" by Stephen Spender

Written By Shaun Kearney 6E 2003"The Truly Great", a treatise on greatness.(Poem written by Stephen Spender)This poem, broadly, is an attempt to describe ... ore likely their names are actually a personification of their achievements.The poem is a brilliant treatise or formula on life and how we should live it. It is an ethical poem on the rights of man an ...

(5 pages) 73 0 1.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

History of John Locke

e future educational theorist had no high opinion, as may be gathered from allusions in the present treatise; yet, after taking his master's degree in 1658, he became tutor of his college, and lecture ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Adam Smith

the different ages and periods of society", then The Wealth of Nations may be seen not merely as a treatise on economics but as a partial exposition of a much larger scheme of historical evolution.Ea ... rowth is the great theme of The Wealth of Nations, it is not unending growth. Here and there in the treatise are glimpsed at a secularly declining rate of profit; and Smith mentions as well the prospe ...

(15 pages) 204 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

An Examination of Thomas Hobbes' Moral Philosophy with an Emphasis on the Escape from the State of Nature.

kind. Thomas Hobbes's Leviathan fits that description perfectly, as the audacious scope of his 1651 treatise on philosophy, politics and religion has few equals. It was at once the birth of political ...

(4 pages) 75 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Editing: The Right Reasons to Cut

1. Introduction:In his treatise on the language of editing, Crittenden makes due reference to the fact that mastery of the ...

(6 pages) 73 1 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Portrayal of the Horse in the History of Art

red people to create works of art. English painter William Haggard put it best when he wrote in his treatise Beauty Analysis, "... of this the last the most excellent example is a horse... This noble ...

(6 pages) 78 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

A Critique of George Berkeley's Treatise on Human Knowledge

In writing A Treatise Concerning the Principle of Human Knowledge George Berkeley presents a very strong philosop ... his argument.The first really strong argument he sets up takes place in the fourth paragraph of his treatise. There he refers to the fact that when we perceive something it is through the senses. If I ...

(4 pages) 56 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy


the Axioms and Dogma. The First Axiom says that chance accounts for the origin of our species. The Treatise on Knowledge extends the application of that Axiom to include the range and nature of the c ... essarily complex ideas and their implications for the Society of HumanKind are first set out in the Treatise on the Individual. There it is concluded that an assessment of the worth or value of the co ...

(7 pages) 58 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy