Essays Tagged: "trying times"

"The Open Boat" by Stephen Crane - comparison essay to the responses of characters in a short story. 600-700wrds - Discuss the responses to Nature of a character or number of characters in

ound him. During the ordeal he "...spoke always in a low voice and calmly..." as a leader should in trying times. While the cook and correspondent swore at the gulls he simply batted away the one that ...

(3 pages) 106 0 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Frances E. W. Harper

free school for colored children in which her uncle, Rev. William Watkins, taught. Despite the many trying times that she underwent and survived, her natural curiosity and gift for writing distinguish ...

(3 pages) 24 1 3.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

This is description of my visit to the Narmada Valley in India, it discusses the implications of sustainable development, appropriate technologu and small dams in this specific context.

was until recently. This firm belief in my capacities arose perhaps from being able to come through trying times fairly unscathed.It is not so anymore.My capacity to stick by what I think is right and ...

(10 pages) 40 0 4.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Grass Is Greener When It Rains

ralyzed. Very recently, Mumbai was struck with one of the worst floods in the history, and in these trying times the city crumbled under its own insufficiency. I had the misfortune of getting caught i ... unt's house.As we trudged past drunkards passed out on abandoned car windshields and frantic people trying to find shelter, the panic in the air was contagious and very soon we too were starting to wo ...

(1 pages) 16 0 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The great depression in terms of macroeconomics

idea that sober means creates sober measures. But what happens when those moderate times turn into trying times with drastic complications? The Great Depression was the worst economic slump in United ... ment, Interest, and Money," by John Maynard Keynes (Barber 24). The biggest problem in economics is trying to determine business cycles and their causes. The Keynesian model relies on sticky wages or ...

(14 pages) 140 2 4.6 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History


my sister, Kristina had always provided a crying shoulder and she was a sugar-coating comforter. My trying times were supported with her words of comfort that blanketed me like my mother's two hundred ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Comparative Essay on the Relationship Between Mama in "A Raisin in the Sun" and "A Dream Deferred" by Langston Hughes.

eferred”, and in A Raisin in the Sun. Lena Younger, also known as Mama, went through rough and trying times during her life, and continues to face them during the drama.“…Like a syrupy ...

(3 pages) 80 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Commander in chief franklin de

in this country. What set him apart from other leaders is that he held this office during the most trying times our country faced in this century. He was elected president in 1933 during the Great De ...

(8 pages) 669 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Worn path

ve. Phoenix Jackson, an elderly Negro women is frail, old, and had many handicaps, she lived during trying times, because of her race, and faced many challenges while growing up.The story is based on ...

(3 pages) 66 0 5.0 Feb/2008

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

A Worn path

Phoenix Jackson, an elderly Negro women who is frail, old and has many handicaps, she lived during trying times and because of her race, faced many challenges while growing up, Eudora Welty brings th ...

(3 pages) 40 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

ebilitating disease for most of his life, he overcame it and led our nation through one of the most trying times our nation has ever faced. He was the only child of James and Sara Roosevelt, born on J ...

(7 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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


get.? I was a young lieutenant and at times I experienced frustration and ?growing pains.? In those trying times, I would often turn to my boss for help on leadership issues. He would give me the nece ... rship itself. People tend to use words and phrases like ?moral courage? and ?selfless service? when trying to define leadership. While I agree these are essential traits of an effective leader, I do n ...

(2 pages) 151 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

The Relationship Between Divorce and Adolescence

e and AdolescenceSection I: BackgroundThrough the arduous process of growing up, adolescence brings trying times for many individuals. As if pimples and general awkwardness is not enough, divorce can ... or years to come and not just after the fact but before also. With an ever-increasing difficulty of trying to aim adolescents down the right it is important to understand the implications of our actio ...

(6 pages) 29 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Character analysis: Isherwood Williams from EARTH ABIDES by George R. Stewart

During trying times throughout American history, people have had to adapt to immense struggles and adversit ...

(4 pages) 2509 0 5.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Red Light Prostitution Area of Lahore & the Inside Details.

interviewing the Naikas and sex workers at Heera Mandi; and also for providing comic relief during trying times. Had it not been for the aforementioned people this research would not have not been po ... e desires they go to women whom they themselves refer to as prostitutes. The point I am so ardently trying to prove is that a man is constantly scared that the woman he is with might become independen ...

(22 pages) 25 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Risk Management Overview Paper

my. When the economy is not so forgiving, risk management teams will take fewer chances. These more trying times can lead to a decrease in credit availability and less spending overall. When planning ...

(4 pages) 67 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

When the Leeves Broke

uth regarding racism in America's opinions on blacks and the feelings they experienced during these trying times.Americans felt that African Americans were not safe people to be around and therefore p ... out from behind and began shooting at him and his cousin. The result was that people who were just trying to search for supplies for their families were being shot atfor doing so. The media fed and p ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 May/2012

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