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1509 days

 Date: 10/21/15 02:47   in : Psychology 

Dangerous Advertising Dangerous Advertising Advertisers will do anything to capture the attention of their audience. They have been known to take extreme measures to ensure that their message gets across. Through the use of sexuality and social clichés they capture audienc...

 

1519 days

 Date: 10/10/15 13:36   in : Psychology 

Plato's apology The Apology Can you imagine how much pressure a person must feel to know that the all-knowing oracle, a prophetic deity of wise counsel, proclaims you the wisest of all men? That is a big responsibility for one person to have. I would want to put her prophecy...

 

1508 days

 Date: 10/21/15 12:48   in : Psychology 

French New Wave Cinema Since the 1920's, the film industry has been constantly progressing through uses of different shots, lighting, and cameras. Through America's past time, we are able to understand how certain events through decades have influenced the way film is made. From th...

 

1513 days

 Date: 10/16/15 09:12   in : Psychology 

Super Bowel XLIX Commercial Analysis Doritos First Video: Middle Seat The Doritos commercial started off in an airplane with a microphone eerie sound in the background. The airplane flights attend come onto the income stating, “Welcome aboard folks. Go ahead and take any empty seat.”...

 

1522 days

 Date: 10/07/15 10:08   in : Psychology 

Oward A Personology Of The Consumer Personality research has long been a fringe player in the study of consumer behavior. Little research is directly devoted to personality issues, and if consumer personality is investigated at all, it tends to be from the narrow perspective of de...

 

1513 days

 Date: 10/16/15 13:44   in : Psychology 

A mise-en-scene analysis of taxi driver A Mise-en-scene analysis of Taxi Driver A Director can interpret a script in many different ways, by imposing a certain style onto the story it can be perceived differently. A Director can use mise-en-scene by simply letting the script gu...

 

1524 days

 Date: 10/05/15 12:38   in : Psychology 

Patricia Highsmith Patricia Highsmith, born Patricia Plangman of Fort Worth, Texas, in 1921, was a successful American mystery writer who wanted to share her fascination with abnormal behaviour and the psychology of guilt. She explored genres such as fantasy, horror, and comedy thro...

 

1533 days

 Date: 09/26/15 11:36   in : Shakespeare 

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Loves Misfortunes A Midsummer Night’s Dream, is a romantic comedy written by William Shakespeare. It deals with the feelings of love and marriage as well as the laws and social order of the time. The story contains fairies and other mystical creatures who ...

 

The Transition Of Reality Into Ideality In A Midsummer Night’s Dream Two themes present in many of Shakespeare’s plays, the transition of reality into only a dream and the absurd nature of love form a large part of the dramatic content of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. In Act Four Oberon tell...

 

1517 days

 Date: 10/12/15 12:07   in : Shakespeare 

Life And Times Of William Shakespeare William Shakespeare was a great English playwright, dramatist and poet who lived during the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. Shakespeare is considered to be the greatest playwright of all time. No other writer's plays have been produc...

 

1535 days

 Date: 09/25/15 01:44   in : Theater 

The Use Of Plot In The Play Uncle Vanya In every play there is a plot, the plot acts a sort of box that holds all the other elements in it. The plot helps to hold together the characters, the spectacle and the language of the play. There are three main types of plots, climatic, episodic a...

 

1524 days

 Date: 10/06/15 02:49   in : Sociology 

Television Or Radio? Long before television, there was radio. People depended on the radio not only for news, but also for entertainment. Families would gather around this contraption listening to their favorite programs or waiting to see who was going to be elected president that year. A...

 

1524 days

 Date: 10/05/15 19:11   in : Theater 

The Odd Couple (female Version) “The Odd Couple” (the Female Version) Marvin Neil Simon was born in the Bronx on July 4, 1927, and grew up near Manhattan. He attended New York University briefly (1944-45) and the University of Denver (1945-46) before joining the United States Army. On...

 

1525 days

 Date: 10/04/15 22:13   in : Theater 

Bat Boy The play Bat Boy: The Musical is the product of an historic alliance between the Weekly World News and three authors from Los Angeles. This wonderful production combines the journalism of the Weekly World News with the power of song. It’s a creative theatrical production based on...

 

1535 days

 Date: 09/25/15 04:58   in : Psychology 

Phychology An oppressive system can work in different ways to achieve the same outcome, create inequalities of power. At the micro level, the media can play a huge role in how minorities are viewed. For example, for years the media influenced how people viewed slavery. While the abolit...

 

1524 days

 Date: 10/06/15 05:14   in : Shakespeare 

The Authorship Question A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Hamlet, King Lear. These are just a few examples of plays associated with the name William Shakespeare. Is William Shakespeare of Stratford the person who deserves to be noted as the best playwright of all time? Does another individual...

 

1517 days

 Date: 10/12/15 21:45   in : Shakespeare 

Shakespeare’s Method: The Merchant of Venice In the book entitled Shakespeare, John Middleton Murry wrote an analytical essay entitled Shakespeare’s Method: The Merchant of Venice. In this essay, Murray says The Merchant of Venice is “a matter-of-fact fairy tale: a true folk story, ma...

 

1517 days

 Date: 10/12/15 23:39   in : Shakespeare 

Midsummer Nights Dream In A Midsummer Night’s Dream there are 5 acts, even though it is not really necessary to have the last act due to the fact that a good amount of the action ends at the final scene of act 4. You may argue that it is not necessary, but in act 5 it is when the so-cal...

 

1526 days

 Date: 10/03/15 21:20   in : Mythology 

Mythological Beasts In Dante’s Inferno Throughout The Divine Comedy, Dante journeys through the Inferno with his guide Virgil. The great poet uses various characters, which he draws from ancient mythology and Greek stories, throughout his encounters to represent abstract ideas or conce...

 

1522 days

 Date: 10/07/15 23:01   in : Shakespeare 

Romeo & Juliet : An Analysis Between tragedy and comedy the transition is often but slightly marked. Thus Romeo and Juliet differs but little from most of Shakesphere’s comedies in its ingredients and treatment--it is simply the direction of the whole that gives it the stamp of tragedy. R...

 

1521 days

 Date: 10/08/15 16:41   in : Poetry 

Longfellow And His Poetry These are many great poets. Longfellow is one of the few poets that put together novel type works. He created some of the best poetry ever written. Longfellow’s narrative poems, such as Evangeline, The song of Hiawatha, and The Courtship of Miles Standish, gave a...

 

1525 days

 Date: 10/04/15 16:30   in : Theater 

Dionysus: Influential Through Time THEATRE OF DIONYSUS: GREEK INFLUENCE THROUGH TIME Twenty-five hundred years ago, Western theatre was born in Athens, Greece. Between 600 and 200 BC, the ancient Athenians created a theatre culture that has influenced theatre through history. They ...

 

1531 days

 Date: 09/28/15 23:32   in : Social_Issues 

Racism In Huck Controversial in death as he was in life, Mark Twain has been seriously accused by some of being a "racist writer," whose writing is offensive to black readers, perpetuates cheap slave-era stereotypes, and deserves no place on today's bookshelves. To those of us who have d...

 

1525 days

 Date: 10/04/15 11:41   in : Shakespeare 

Shakesperian Comedy Shakespeare wrote many plays during his lifetime. Some of hisplays have similar comedic characteristics and then other playsare the exact opposite of comedy. Shakespeare wrote tragedies,romance, history, comedy and problem plays all with great success. During t...

 

1525 days

 Date: 10/05/15 02:43   in : Mathematics 

Pi Number A little known verse in the bible reads “And he made a molten sea, ten cubits from the one brim to the other; it was round all about, and his height was five cubits; and a line of thirty cubits did compass it about (I Kings 7, 23).” This passage from the bible demonstrates the a...