Affirmative Action

The state shall not discriminate, or grant preferential treatment to any individual or group on the basis of race, sex, color, ethnicity, or national...

Personal Identity in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye

Post World War I, many new opportunities were given to the growing and expanding group of African Americans living in the North. Almost 500,00...

Philosophy – Plato

Plato was born to an aristocratic family in Athens, Greece. When he was a child his father, Ariston, who was believed to be descended...

Edna Pontelliers Predicament in Kate Chopin’s The Awakening

Dr. Mandelet, speaking more as a wise, older man than as a medical authority, seems to understand Edna's predicament. When Mr. Pontellier asks for...

Summary of The Whale and the Reactor by Langdon Winner

Winner states implicitly that he wishes to add his book to a surprisingly short list of works that can be characterized as "philosophy of...

Sophocles “Oedipus the King”

Sophocles "Oedipus the King" is a tragic play which discusses the tragic discovery of Oedipus that he has killed his father and married his...

The Signifigance of Irony, Metaphor, and Reversal of Situation in Oedipus Rex

Oedipus Rex is a tragedy of a man who attempts to flee a prophecy out of fear of what the future may hold for...

Paris is considered to be one of the most beautiful places on ...

The appreciation of art is highly recognized throughout the rest of the world. Maurice de Sully built one of the most incredible catherdrals on...

Stereotypes in “The Merchant of Venice” “Dumb jocks! “, “Women don’t belong there, doing...

Stereotypes in "The Merchant of Venice" "Dumb jocks! ", "Women don't belong there, doing that! ", "He must be a criminal, just look at...

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer's Disease is a progressive and irreversible brain disease that destroys mental and physical functioning in human beings, and invariably leads to death. It...

The poem “My Heart Leaps Up” by William Wordsworth and the play “Death of...

The poem My Heart Leaps Up by William Wordsworth can being interpreted in many ways therefore it can be related to the play "Death...

William Shakespeare Biography

William Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564. He was baptized on April 24, 1564, in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. He was the third of eight...

Dream Interpretation

She awakens in the night, the visions from her mind still vivid. The dream was amazingly realistic. A long hallway stretched before her. Several...

Frederick Brotherton Meyer: The journey of Faith

Frederick Brotherton Meyer born in 1847 in London, England had an illustrious career that spanned several decades. He received his education at Brighton College...

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorn

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorn begins by dealing with Hester Prynnes crime and sentence. She shows herself to be a proud woman in...

Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels

Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels is without question the most famous literature to emerge from this 18th century Tory satiric tradition. It is the strongest, funniest,...

Architecture of the Renaissance reflects the earlier works of the Roman, Byzantines, Moslems

Architecture of the Renaissance reflects the earlier works of the Roman, Byzantines, Moslems, and many other civilizations. The S. Pietro No. 1 was begun...

Cloning Technologies and More

Science, in the past few years has made great strides in the field of mammal reproduction. Theyve worked for years to find out exactly...

The Yellow Wallpaper: Male Opression of Women in Society

Charlotte Perkins Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper is a commentary on themale oppression of women in a patriarchal society. However, the story itselfpresents an interesting...

Descartes Proof of God

Rene Descartes' arguments in "Meditations on First Philosophy" are questionable to exactly how valid and sound they really are. His proof for the existence...

William Faulkner’s greatest novels, As I lay Dying

In one of William Faulkner's greatest novels, As I lay Dying, the character's selfishness is revealed. As I Lay Dying is a detailed account...

Christianity And Buddhism

This paper is a comparison between two very different religions. Specifically Christianity and Buddhism. Coming from opposite sides of the globe these two religions...

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

In January 1994, the United States, Mexico, and Canada implemented the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), forming the largest free trade zone in...

In Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain simply wrote about a boy and the river

In Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain simply wrote about a boy and the river. In doings so Twain presents the reader with his personal view...

Of Androids and Fossils: (Re)Producing Sexual Identity in Blade Runner and Jurassic Park

With the shift from industrial to postindustrial capitalism, our culture has become increasingly concerned with the problem of how to represent subjects in a...

John Updike’s stories ‘A&P’; and ‘The Rumor’ analysis

John Updike's stories 'A&P'; and 'The Rumor'; both show Updike's style of writing. Each work in the beginning captivates the reader and stimulates the...

Hinduism vs Buddhism

The concept of God It is first of all necessary to establish what is meant by the term "God". This term is used to...

The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost

"Do not follow where the path may lead... Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. " -Robert Frost Everyone is...

Drugs and society

The correlation of drugs and drug-using behavior is linked to crime in several fashions. Most directly, it is a crime to use, possess, manufacture,...

Prayer In Public Schools

The courts have ruled against prayer in school. Many agree with decision; yet many disagree including myself. Prayer should be allowed in public school...

Emily Dickinson Biography

Emily Dickinson was born on December 10, 1830 in Amherst Massachusetts. She had a younger sister named Lavina and an older brother named Austin....

The world we live in appears to be falling apart at the seam

Never in history has a generation differed as greatly from those of the past. The gap between the rich and the poor is widening,...

Mormanism: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was officially organized by Joseph Smith in Western New York on April 6, 1830, and by 1978,...

Chemistry research on Magnesium

Magnesium is the twelfth element on the periodic table. It is located in the second group called the alkaline earth metals. Natural magnesium contains...

Macbeth As Tyrant

Invincibility Macbeth, like most tragedies tells the fall of the protagonist from grace. Macbeth, originally a hero, degrades into a conscious villain who feels...

John Steinbeck: Grapes Of Wrath Symbolism of the Turtle

John Steinbeck uses symbolism to enrich his writing. Several of these symbols can be found in his book, The Grapes of Wrath. The Joad's,...

The Economy of Japan remendous growth since the end of the Korean war

The Economy of Japan had experience a tremendous growth since the end of the Korean war. The growth of GNP in 1967 and 1968...

A Brief on Paul Czanne

Paul Czanne was born in Aix-en-Provence, a small town south of France. As a young boy, Czannes passions lay in his poetry and his...

Human cloning

The biological definition of a clone is an organism that has the same genetic information as another organism or organisms (“Cloning”, 1997). Is cloning...

Harold Bornstein on gender

Although Bornstein argues that gender is entirely socially constructed I find it hard to believe that he is completely correct. I do agree that...

Water Pollution

The earth is facing a lot of environmental problems today, these problems are caused by humans. In the search for the technology, humans begin...

Racial segregation and the supremacy of whites had

Racial segregation and the supremacy of whites had been traditionally accepted in South Africa prior to 1948, but in the general election of that...

Pride and Prejudice: What’s Love Got to Do With It

In Pride and Predjuice life is not all fun and games. There are many pressures in life: mothers with high expectations for a good...

Macbeth Analysis

People have a hard time getting what they want; in fact, the things they want can be incompatible with each other. A German physicist...

Destruction Of The Rain Forest

"In the time you can read this sentence, eight acres of tropical rain forest will have been bulldozed and burned out of existence" (Bloyd...

The twentieth century from 1901-1939

Throughout the world, amid the twentieth century, underlying changes were occurring. The First World War was fought, the world experienced the Great Depression, there...

Farmers: An Argument for Farmers

Agriculture is a tough field to enter. Farming is no ordinary profession, nor is it cheap. With farming, comes many risks - some even...

Frankenstein: Less Human Than His Creation

There are obvious similarities between Victor and his creation; each is abandoned, isolated, and both start out with good intentions. However, Victors ego in...

Contemporary World

The second half of the twentieth century has seen many changes in political policies, the economy, religion, and technology. All of these have affected...

The Honeymooners: Behind The Scenes

In the aftermath of the untimely death of Princess Diana a timeworn issue re-plays itself like a tired re-run of "The Honeymooners. " Does...

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