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OedipustheKing- Bliss in Ignorance
One ofthe most memorable and meaningful Socratic ... fateful journey out of Corinth leads to thedownfallof an entire city and ... killed OedipustheKing, and humility created the new Oedipus.
Friedlander, Ed. \'Enjoying \'OedipustheKing ... /rivendell (Nov. 1999).
Sophocles. \'OedipustheKing.\'; The Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces. Ed. Mack ... Word Count: 1244 | Page Count: 5
The period between 1880 and 1900 was a boom time f
... the midwest and the
downward spiral of business in the 1890\'s devastated many ofthe ... were not valid.
The growth ofthe railroad was one ofthe most significant
elements ... expenses....in some seasons ofthe year,
the local business ofthe road...is not ... were hurt by
the unfair practices ofthe railroads.
Near the end ofthe nineteenth century ... finally...they increase the price to the
consumer.... The main weapons ofthe trust are ... Word Count: 1296 | Page Count: 7
History of the taker Gluckauf
... the banks ofthe Tyne River, the shipyard is most famous the being the largest builder of ... warships in the world. Today the large tankers rival the ... over 1000 feet to the deck ofthe ship. The Blue Point Surf men ... entangled in the underwater wreckage
After the production ofthe Gluckauf as the first "modern ... " tanker the tanker took ... Word Count: 1217 | Page Count: 7
... , the “raw majesty of life under
fire, the beauty of comradeship, and the nobility ofthe warrior ... .” His soldiery
dreams of victory ... for were the creation of a strong
central government, and the cancellation ofthe Versailles ... by
destroying the fruit of their years of struggle. Because of this Hitler ... rid Germany ofthe Germans and the Communist, and reunite the parts of Europe
in ... Word Count: 1291 | Page Count: 6
Economic Development in Zimbabwe
The country of Zimbabwe is one ofthe most economically developed on the African ... Great Zimbabwe the source ofthe countries name. Despite the impressive nature ofthe Great Zimbabwe ... and the other ... in 1889 with the responsibility of colonizing the areas of Northern and Southern ... heavy machinery. Also, the areas within the vicinity ofthe mines are highly ... Word Count: 1547 | Page Count: 7
... characters breaking away from the social standards of their time and acting ... Ibsen to show faults of society. In the first secession Ibsen illustrates ... considered wrong, Ibsen is critical ofthe fact that Nora is forced ... be herself and the eventual deterioration ofthe marriage. Throughout the play Nora is ... perfect marriage. Ibsen is critical ofthe fact that a marriage lacked ... leave was the exclamation point on his critical view of society
... Word Count: 560 | Page Count: 3
Young Goodman Brown: The Downfall of Young Goodman
Young Goodman Brown: TheDownfallof Young Goodman Brown
Young Goodman Brown: TheDownfallof Young Goodman ... feels that
he will be thedownfallof evil and that he is ...
service of converts to the devil. The leader ofthe service than addresses the
crowd of converts ... all the members
ofthe congregation are the righteous, honest, and incorruptible ofthe
community. The sermon ... Word Count: 2322 | Page Count: 10
“The rule of Caligula proved the disastrous capacity of an autocratic system of ... young autocrat tactlessly pushing the limits ofthe imperial cult, already ... 39 Caligula announced the revival ofthe treason trials, the bloodthirsty trials ... the horse consul. (Oxford Press, 1992)
“The rule of Caligula proved the disastrous capacity of ... an autocratic system of government.” The ... Word Count: 1060 | Page Count: 5
... , either because all ofthe members ofthe species died, the species evolved into a ... : Genetically determined differences in the characteristics of members ofthe same species.
Natural selection ... of this important group of insects.
—Edward O. Wilson
The discovery ofthe structure of ... 1953 extended the study of evolution to the most fundamental level. The sequence ofthe chemical ... Word Count: 2605 | Page Count: 15
Langston Hughes: A Poet Supreme
... complexity and progressiveness of his achievement. Because ofthe brevity ofthe poems, Hughes\'s ... ofthe Black Arts music-based poetry). The mosaic quality ofthe music, the intensity of expression, the ... fluid, quicksilver rhythms, and the complex ... ofthe blues artist, the blues composer, and the poet, Tracy writes: The pervasive influence ofthe ... Word Count: 2403 | Page Count: 10
... to compete in the markets ofthe world. In the end the Underwood Tariff had ... result ofthe relaxation ofthe anti-trust laws, the growth of trade associations, and the businessmen of ... ofthe seas, the removal of economic barriers among nations, reductions of armaments, the ending of imperialism ... without the participation ofthe United States. The League never took off without the support ofthe ... Word Count: 2992 | Page Count: 11
... kinds of situatutions. He, along with
many others, have inhabited the moon ... in a full
thermonuclier war. The dangers ofthe moon however, also come ... robot, Siegfried, to
control the movement ofthe truck while he is riding ... into the shelter and closed the door, sealing
the robot outside ofthe shelter. The shelter ... returned to earth along with the rest
of his friends, and lived ... Word Count: 428 | Page Count: 4
The Use of Protectionism for the Steel Industry
... fall, just the public mention by the Clinton administration ofthe awareness of these injustices ... , imports have slowed. The enforcement of ... hurt by the protection ofthe steel industry resulting in many ofthe side-effects ... , but the positives give advantage to the steel industry, the backbone ofthe US economy ... Word Count: 875 | Page Count: 6
A Difficult Decision
... even place me on the very lowest ofthe social scale. You wonder ... a life to be proud of.
Speaking ofthe other brands, “Soft N ... draw my conclusion that the brilliant scientists of this breakthrough in toilet ... minds by adding slang to the title of their bathroom tissue. Ingenious ... engineers (hillbillies) designed one ofthe best forms of toilet paper. Look at ... thought up the fantastic idea of scented paper like the hillbillies (the reason why ... Word Count: 1040 | Page Count: 4
... the industrial era, the air was fairly clean. The use of
smokestacks and the burning of ... the world.
One ofthe more effective ways of eliminating air pollution is the
making of ... electric cars. The ... use of these ... Word Count: 490 | Page Count: 3
Preparing For A Cruise Vacation
... After making reservations for the Cruise accommodations and flight arrangements ... proper documentation to go on the Cruise.
First, you must ... of credit cards or money can be used at the ... this by contacting the Cruise Line or the Consulate ofthe ports you ... extra money for the unexpected or the deal you might ... is correct by contacting the appropriate consulate for your ... traveling from the United States to the British Islands ofthe Bahamas I ... Word Count: 437 | Page Count: 3
Everyone was feeling the effects of being on the road. As a ... ofthe legal business that was involved with the deed and the will. The ... white people around. The mayor, the police chief, most ofthe city counsel, ... Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr. but I was ... This place wasn\'t worthy ofthe title restaurant. It was ... because ofthe color of my skin. Reality set in like the impact of ... few dishwashers came from the back ofthe restaurant to see what ... Word Count: 3003 | Page Count: 12
... total control ofthe army, severely underestimated the size and the
endurance ofthe Soviet armies ... . He also misjudged the significance ofthe
entrance ofthe ... United States into the ... war. Obsessed with defeating the ... Word Count: 1326 | Page Count: 7
... depending on the users modem speed and the length ofthe song requested ... of compensation they would receive from the service. The artists would have the option of ... contacting the users ... to inform them of new ... preferred by many ofthe artists around the country. The fee per track ... has made the music industry address the problem of high priced music ... Word Count: 676 | Page Count: 3
... just seems that way because of all the consequences that could come ... and STDs. I think the percentages for both would go ... teach them that the number of partners increases the risk of not only getting ... be educated, as well as the parents.
Another thing is ... drugs. But where is the commercial for teen pregnancy and ... kids and teens the impression that those are the only problems ... alike need to understand that.
The only prevention is education. If ... Word Count: 336 | Page Count: 2
Job - Character Analysis
... Job is a perfect example of universal suffering, why those ... good suffer along with the individuals who are called ... fame. He had all ofthe finer things in life. ... 's life for the main purpose of showing God that ... these were the reasons Job ... understood that it is the Lord that gives and ... said, ?blessed be the Lord.? The book of Job was written to ... us to handle the hardships of life, the experiences of bereavement, loss, ... Word Count: 160 | Page Count: 1
An End To Genetic Diseases
... this by treating the symptoms ofthe diseases. This allows the people to reproduce ... fibrosis is like the rest ofthe genetic diseases in the fact that you ... with digestion by "blocking the ducts ofthe pancreas, preventing digestive juices ... (CFF). This makes the life ofthe person with the disease miserable. In nature ... , 1981.
Jones, Steve. The Language of Genes : Solving the Mysteries of Our Genetic Past ... Word Count: 4519 | Page Count: 18
The Necessity of Positive and Normative Economics
... : "The object of a positive science is the establishment of uniformities, of a normative science the ... determination of ... is preferable over the other.
Here lies the duty ofthe economist: to make ... the truth ofthe statement in the right conditions. Accepting the statement as the only means of ... Word Count: 1497 | Page Count: 7
The movie I have selected for my film review is Field of Dreams I feel
... evident ofthe love Ray displays for the great game of baseball. The amount of money ... he spends to make the ... a field in preparation for the building ofthe stadium. His daughter is ... should be played for the fun of it.
The third point this film ... makes is it allows the dreams ofthe ... makes is in the world of relationships. The film shows the relations between a ... Word Count: 877 | Page Count: 6
American Economy after September 11th
... the surface ofthe country and economic records in the form of ashes- only the wisest ofthe ... wise could have pulled the country ... But with the blessings ofthe current president, the country met its downfall soon.
Facts ... seventeen percent ofthe benefits will go to the sixty percent ofthe population earning ... chain reaction, downfallof one company led to thedownfallof another.
The President\'s economic ... Word Count: 934 | Page Count: 5
Economic History of Europe from early 100's to Med
... counter the thrusts of their attackers, raising the price of aggression. Over the years the northern ... a government ofthe merchants, by the merchants, and for the merchants. Also ... came a time of rebuilding and the continue development ofthe economy.
This long ... economic revolution. New forms of energy, the invention of agriculture and livestock shifted ... to substantial growth of population and the new concentration of settlements. The medieval economic ... Word Count: 702 | Page Count: 4
Oedipus The King
... human being.
The plays trace thedownfallofOedipus from a position of wealth
and power ... to a position of ... humbly asks for mercy at the conclusion ofOedipustheKing.
The four themes in this ... Word Count: 2579 | Page Count: 15
The Hospital Window
... is the
center ofthe creative wheel," wrote the poem, "The Hospital Window".
The relationship between ... a peaceful life.
In the beginning ofthe poem, the images which distinguish
life ... / [turning]
the color of Heaven."(18) To the speaker, the heavenly white color ofthe rooms ... through the "created hue of
stained glass, "(52) or the separation ofthe worlds of heaven ... Word Count: 1185 | Page Count: 6
Billy Budd - Individualism
... individualism is when the chaplain approached him at the end ofthe story trying ... Budd shows the positive side of individualism. On the opposite side of that, Ignatius ... showed the negative side ... find this to be out ofthe norm. His mother and he ... not conform to what the rules are ofthe job. (Wood) He takes ... ways of doing things in each ofthe stories. By making each ofthe characters ... Word Count: 771 | Page Count: 3
Why choose abstinence
... adults lies in the teaching of sex education in the school systems. ... high school years.
Advocates ofthe comprehensive style believe that it ... rather than the risky use of contraceptives.
Still, the good intentions of abstinence only ... problem. After the program was initiated, the number of known pregnancies at ... graders. Approximately 70 percent ofthe students in this program said ... abstinence. More than half ofthe teens who entered this program ... Word Count: 1517 | Page Count: 7
The Taming of the Shrew: Summary The Taming ofthe Shrew: Summary
The Taming ofthe Shrew is one ofthe earliest comedies written ... to, regardless ofthe absurdity ofthe statement. In
addition to the already mentioned ... thrive off
ofthe intellectual games they play throughout The Taming ofthe Shrew. ... demeanor toward the ladylike side of things. The whole
plot ofthe play drives ... The Taming ofthe Shrew in are represented very accurately
throughout the text ofthe ... Word Count: 1659 | Page Count: 7
Good Versus Evil
... and went to the mead hall. She kidnaps one ofKing Hrothgar’s most ... trusted men and takes down the arm hanging from the ... ofthe devil. With that he heads back home where he is King ... for fifty happy years.
At the end ofthe fifty years ... that “One ofthe most distinctive features of Beowulf is the presentation of Grendel ... the other. The religious view of Beowulf brings the poems background together. The social status of ... Word Count: 1029 | Page Count: 4
... was. By the time we got to the end ofthe street, we ... LEAVE THIS SCHOOL BY THE END OFTHE WEEK, IT WILL BE ... I raced into the garage and grabbed the gun out ofthe second- draw ... up the gun and shot straight through the front window ofthe car. The driver ... the drivers side door to the Police car and pulled the lifeless body ofthe ... driver out. The ... mother rushed out with the burnt body ofthe cat in her ... Word Count: 1965 | Page Count: 6
Francis Scott Fitzgerald
... known as one ofthe most important
American writers of his time. ... s life started in the Midwestern part ofthe United States.
On ... . His
parents, Edward Fitzgerald ofthe Glen Mary Farm near Rockville ... marry
him. So on the third of April of 1920 in St. ... its
characters showing symbolism ofthe pain that Fitzgerald rendered ... two things; being
part ofthe high society and writing a ... Fitzgerald\'s work line the shelves of libraries. The Great Gatsby is
... Word Count: 1272 | Page Count: 6
How useful is the concept of elite to the distribt
... – Episcopalianism.
The genesis ofthe Episcopacy at the end ofthe 19th century represented the merger of what ... of status, the devolution ofthe ideals of gentlemanliness into a glorification of undergraduate carousing, the lack of ... – Episcopalianism.
The genesis ofthe Episcopacy at the end ofthe 19th century represented the merger of what ... Word Count: 5320 | Page Count: 21
Crime And Race In America
... been quite a bit of controversy in the US lately about how ... society since the Civil Rights movement, incidents like the Rodney King beating and ... Whites?
According to the New York State Dept. of Correctional Services, 50 ... executions between 1940-1969, the only ofthe four selected states having less ... been quite a bit of controversy in the US lately about how ... executions between 1940-1969, the only ofthe four selected states having less ... Word Count: 723 | Page Count: 4
The First Triumphate
... fifty seven BC, following the defeat ofthe Nervii, Rome
was in charge ... (White 40)
This was the end ofthe First Triumvirate, with both Crassus ... took the field against the leaders of
Caesars assassins. By forty BC the triumvirs ... most ofthe western provinces and
Antony was in control of most ofthe eastern ... was now the sole master ofthe Roman world. (Balsdon 131)
The Second Triumvirate ... Word Count: 1262 | Page Count: 12
William Shakespeare have written many plays. His m
Othello is also the name ofthe main character in the play, he is ... many times throughout the course ofthe play. At the beginning ofthe play Othello trusts ... changes even more dramatically
because ofthe poison suggestions that Iago has ... makes for Cyprus. Othello, the
fortitude ofthe place is best known to ... as a hero by the
Duke of Venice. The Duke praises Othello for ... Word Count: 505 | Page Count: 5
The Importance Of Being Earnest - Characters
... Algy\'s fanatic questioning for the explanation ofthe inscription on Jack\'s ... ofthe time Gwendolen will be his ownest, which occurs at the end ofthe ... quite persistent about the true explanation ofthe inscription on the cigarette case. For ... Jack from every angle about the meaning ofthe words. Quote: "Yes ... is a firm believer in the tradition ofthe time for marriages to ... make the cut ofthe upper class bachelors. He isn\'t on the roster ofthe ... Word Count: 5025 | Page Count: 15
... tragic death at the end ofthe play.
At the beginning ofthe play, Shakespeare defines ... to be king. At the
beginning ofthe play, he was loyal to theking. While ... he did imagine
of ... killing theking, and now he killed Banquo, due to the prediction of what the ... witches
said about Banquo\'s son becoming theking ... Word Count: 469 | Page Count: 3
The History Of Greek Theater
... . In the plays of
Sophocles, the gods brought about the hero's downfall because of a ...
tragic flaw in the character ofthe hero ... and Sophocles (whose Oedipus Rex he
considered the finest of all Greek tragedies ... full view of an audience (King Lear). When Medea went inside the
house ... to murder her children, the ... Word Count: 2478 | Page Count: 14
The Ambitions of Napoleon
... as a man of destiny. The glory of war and the empire he wanted ... in command of a battalion of Corsican volunteers. The Revolution changed the status of Corsica ... , giving Corsicans all the rights of ... the eastern border of France, he ended the dispute with the Roman Catholic Church, the ... Napoleons. The most obvious reminder of Napoleon is the centerpiece of Paris, the Arc de ... Word Count: 1149 | Page Count: 5
... or by destiny. The timing of each action influences the outcome ofthe play. While ... to the development of this tragedy. The substantial events that inspire the conclusion of Romeo ... not flee before the arrival ofthe Prince. Benvolio recalls the events that have ... may catch the infection.
The substantial events that inspire the conclusion of Romeo and ... John\'s plague. The Capulet ball influences the ending ofthe play by Romeo ... Word Count: 942 | Page Count: 4
... the massive pyramids of Tenochtitlan, to the inhabitants ofthe vast hub of modern Mexico City, the ... the important ritual of human sacrifice, the priests would take the victim to the heights ofthe ... ;One ofthe most exciting rituals of Aztec religion was the honoring ofthe god Tezcatlipoca, the ... resistance, but the brutal conduct ofthe invaders angered the inhabitants of Tenochtitlan. The Aztecs were ... Word Count: 3565 | Page Count: 14
Oedipus The King Nature OedipusTheKing Nature
The Blind nature ofOedipus One ofthe main themes in OedipustheKing is
blindness. Not just ... Oedipus' own tragic flaw combined through the play to
bring about his downfall ... . What makes it much more tragic though is that the ... . A Translation ofOedipustheKing N. p., 1990.
An exploration ofOedipus, Oedipus online resources ... Word Count: 947 | Page Count: 5
Great Expectations: Wealth As An Agent Of Isolatio
... Pip becomes the heir of an "unknown benefactor" and the recipient of "great expectations ... unconsciously to isolate themselves from the rest ofthe world. Pip, upon ... gloom. Immediately, he rejects the principles ofthe importance of property, proper speech and ... loving man who enjoys the company ofthe Aged and Miss Skiffins ... up keeping ofthe house. Her wealth is the root of her loneliness ... , because she is free ofthe pains of loving. Estella\'s pride ... Word Count: 1972 | Page Count: 8
Harrison ainsworth rookwood an
are two ofthe best examples ofthe theme of ‘crime ... p. 31). Though the basis ofthe novels seem
similar, Ainsworth ... attractive in the eyes ofthe lady. An example of Turpin’ ... crack in the bars ofthe jail. One ofthe peculiarities ofthe
event was ... The personality of Jack Sheppard won the hearts of readers everywhere. Upon
completion ofthe ... ofthe
novel were produced in London--an unheard of number of dramatizations of ... Word Count: 1254 | Page Count: 5
The Great Gasby
... be hidden in the folds of money. Such is the case of Jay Gatsby ... cannot be compromised by the effects of alcohol. When the narrator, Nick Carraway ... at her house to the wee hours ofthe morning, convinced her husband ... his unfortunate death. For all ofthe devotion he gave Daisy she ... lifestyle’s with a lack of consequence.
Lastly, The Jay Gatsby that everyone ... was an example ofthe highs and lows ofthe American dream. The pitfalls and ... Word Count: 733 | Page Count: 4
Death of Salesman
... way. This affair damaged the life of Biff who caught his father ... with the woman. Biff became disappointed ... attended college. Willy was not the only one who faced consequences ... still ashamed of what he had done, even after the affair was ... show his past. Through the flashbacks, the audience gets to notice that ... he wanted to do with the rest of his life, and finds ... Biff than Happy. In day ofthe big game, Willy only has ... Word Count: 912 | Page Count: 4
... those around him and the bleak harshness ofthe Naturalistic society that ... robbed him of dignity, identity, and individuality. The human side ofthe city ... more to the faceless mass ofthe buildings and the mute body ofthe city than ... later hides himself amidst the catacombs ofthe old buildings, many people ... order to bear the ordeal of life and the oppression of an uncaring ... period of growth and learning, recognition of self-worth and ofthe worth of ... Word Count: 857 | Page Count: 3