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...Woman on a Roof The story “A Woman on a Roof” was written by Doris Lessing in the year 1960. The story revolves around three men, Harry, Tom and Stanley, who work on a roof repairing gutters, and their perception and reactions to a woman who is almost naked and lies on a roof neighbouring the one on which they are working. Lessing has perfectly presented the setting and the characters to make her plot effective and strong. The story was written in a time when the feminist struggle was on its peak and this is clearly reflected in Lessing’s writing as the story clearly revolves around the theme of sexuality, as well as class differences. The setting of the story is in London where three men... A Woman...
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Intro to fiction
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...Woman on a Roof The story of “Araby” by James Joyce resembles the story of “A woman on a roof” by Doris Lessing because of the behavior of the men characters when they see women. The two stories have the theme of rejection. It shows the way men and boys feel when they are rejected with women. The story of “Araby” shows the ways small boys begin to behave when they start to get interested in girls. The main character in the story of “Araby” is a small boy who remembers the way he was very much attracted to a girl who was a sister of his friend. His friend was called Mangan. The main character in the story sees Mangan’s sister at the time when they were playing with other boys. The boys... Araby and A...
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Male Aggression Against Women
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...Woman on a Roof “and “The Lady with the pet Dog” are stories written by Lessing Doris and Anton Chekhov respectively, featuring the theme of women sexuality and then juxtaposing the same with male aggression/chauvinism. The two stories narrate of two different women who are facing the aggression and consistent bother from men, not because they really deserved it, but simply because they are women and men are feeling capable and able to take control of the women. The significant theme in both of the stories is the theme of male aggression/chauvinism. Therefore, this discussion seeks to discuss how male aggression against women is portrayed in both “A Woman on a Roof “and “The Lady... The two stories; “A...
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Yellow Woman (Silko) Tradition vs. Change
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...Woman (Silko) Tradition vs. Change Yellow Woman (Silko) Tradition vs. Change The short story written by Leslie Marmon Silko entitled “Yellow Woman” depicted a narrative discourse that delved on issues pertaining to perceived folklore being lived by an unnamed female narrator. Through the story of Yellow Woman, an ancestral lore that has been told to the narrator by her grandfather, she was apparently led by Silva, supposedly embodying “the spirit from the north” (Silko, 2002, p. 1205) to run-away with him, leave her family, and defy conformity to preserving traditional values. Despite having a husband and child, the narrator knowingly and relentlessly succumbed to the desires of the flesh... Yellow Woman ...
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ARD Green roof
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...Roof Final Design ARD GREEN ROOF Method of Analysis Based on the decision matrix and taking all factors into consideration, the most convenient roof design for the new green building at ARD would be Design #2: The Flat Circular Roof Top. To begin with, the flat design allows for a more stabilized vegetation growth. Additionally, the flat roof would best fit the weather in Flagstaff. Moreover, 30 percent of the buildings supplies are from recycled materials and 57 percent are from local producers, including the plants which were grown at NAU’s Green House. Most importantly, the layered materials of the design allows a greater insulation from the other two designs, meaning... Final Design-ARD Green Roof...
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Tennessee Williams: Symbolism in Streetcar Named Desire and Cat On a Hot Tin Roof
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...woman's desire for love and affection. In the play it is a symbol of Maggie's loneliness and she says she feels "like a cat on a hot tin roof" because of Brick's inattention. HOMOEROTICISM IN "CAT" Most literary critics point to the homosexual theme as one of the most important aspects in "Cat." There is no coincidence that the plantation is given to Big Daddy by a homosexual... Tennessee Williams: Symbolism in Streetcar Named Desire and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Tennessee Williams was a tortured man who lived at a time when he could not fully express himself in his early life. He looked at society through a lens of disappointment, disillusionment and shame. He used his feelings to explore the ugliness of s...
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Tin roof(bar)Marketing
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...Roof (bar) as their brand of choice. Social media marketing is worth investing in because of several reasons, which include and is not restricted to the following. It is in social media where customers are easily found as everyone in the target market use social media in one way or another. Face book, YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and mobile apps and games have all become favorite pastimes across the world (Schepp and Debra pg. 112). Using of social media does not require an individual to have vast computer knowledge given it is basic in nature. Being on social media, does not as well require ones most precious time? This is because it can... ?Persuading client to use Social Network Marketing...
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Roof Rain Water Harvesting
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...Roof top rainwater harvesting refers to the process of collecting, conveying, storing and distributing the natural water for various non-potable applications. The objectives of such type of installations are to compensate for the reduction in the volume of water due to large scale building construction process. As the construction of car park requires large area of covered space it could limit the infiltration of rainwater which other wise would have infiltrated into the ground and enriched the prevailing ground water table. The various applications for which the water collected from the roof top collection systems usually used are landscape... Water Engineering - Rain Water Harvesting Introduction Roof...
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Construction; Roof and Intermediate Floors
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...roof for the rain, tea beside the fire, laughter to cheer you, those you love near you and all your heart might desire.” Irish Blessings quotes A roof is the topmost part of any built structure. It is provided as a structural cover to protect the building from the natural elements like rain, snow, hail, wind, heat etc. The roof must be able to perform certain basic functions like supporting the upper edifice of a building, controlling and if possible regulating the temperature inside the enclosure, plumbing cum drainage work of the entire structure, natural air conditioning and so on. The roof consists of the structural elements and roof coverings... May you always have walls for the winds, a roof for ...
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Carolyn Steedmans Landscape for good woman
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...woman is supposed to challenge socialist, feminist and psychoanalytic approaches to family and subjectivity. This study explores the truth in that statement and also has made an attempt to understand the psychology of the writer while writing such an embittered book against her mother. It has tried to analyse her frame of mind and has taken help of other two writers to achieve a right perspective. Even though the statement on face value looks completely correct and this study has tried to show that the writer also has a certain closed mind to the problems of woman's life in a rigid society. This study has tried to probe into the mental frame of the writer... 167350 Carolyn Steedman's Landscape for good...
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Tennessee WilliamsCat on a Hot Tin Roof
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...Roof In his play, Cat on a hot tin roof, Tennessee Williams portrays understanding of the role conflicts play in the substance of stories thus develops a series of realistic conflicts right from the start. However, the play is not a tragedy despite the evident death of Big Daddy at the end of the play. A tragedy is a play that portrays a sorrowful character and ends with either their deaths or other disastrous ending. The play has such a character but unlike other tragedy, the play does not portray a series of sorrowful events. Furthermore, it ends on a jovial mode with Brick and Maggie kissing in a likelihood that they were about to make love. The author develops a series of both... Cat on a Hot Tin...
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Marketing Communications campaign - Razed Roof charity
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...Roof charity Contents Contents 2 Razed Roof 3 A Context Analysis 3 Current Awareness Level of Razed Roof in Harlow 3 Profile and Attitude of the Donors and Volunteers 5 A Plan for Marketing Communications Campaign 6 Objectives of the Marketing Communication Campaign Planning 6 The Integrated Marketing and Communications Plan 7 Art Work for the Campaign 11 References 13 Razed Roof The Razed Proof is a group focusing on the performance arts activity meant for the people suffering from disabilities and also problems like dyslexia. The organisation as a whole operates for the development of the people suffering from the above mentioned ailments in endeavouring... ? Marketing Communications campaign - Razed...
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A reflection of Being and Nothingness and Woman as the Other
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...roof, that is a complete forum to pinpoint tentatively unwelcome ‘others’ from the public facility which they shared moments earlier. Now, what strangely signalizes the circumstances of woman is that the “Other,” a free and an independent being like man; nonetheless, finds herself occupying a social setting where males force her to take up the role “the other,” and behave in similar ways. They promise to build her as tool... ?Insert Section I: A reflection of “Being and Nothingness” and “Woman as the Other” On the one hand, “Being and Nothingness” is a publication authored by Jean-Paul Sartre. I think the philosophy is premised on the fact that the existence of an individual is more important than the...
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A reflection of Being and Nothingness and Woman as the Other
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...woman; it will not work. Regardless, it is common knowledge that no community should ever position itself on a higher pedestal, as the One, without first recognizing the other, by setting it up and placing it in some level and placing various attributes to it: for instance, if three tourist chance to shelter under one roof, that is a complete forum to pinpoint tentatively unwelcome ‘others’ from the public facility which they shared moments earlier. Now, what strangely signalizes the circumstances of woman is that the “Other,” a free and an independent being like man; nonetheless, finds herself occupying a social setting where males force...
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Using Roof Shingle for Asphalt Pavement
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...roof shingles for asphalt pavements Asphalt shingles are used widely in order to create roofs especially for residential applications. It is estimated that asphalt shingles comprise between two thirds and four fifths of all materials used in the United States to create roofs (North East Recycling Council, 2012). Asphalt shingles are manufactured using a number of substances including granular aggregate, organic and fiberglass materials, limestone, silica and asphalt. The average asphalt shingle contains between 16% and 25% of asphalt cement by weight. In addition it contains between 32% and 42% of a coating filler such as limestone...
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Samaritan Woman
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...woman. The woman had previously had five husbands and was at that moment living with a man who was not her husband. On the other hand, Jesus was a Jew. Jesus being tired of his long walk sat beside the well known as “Jacobs well” in a Samaritan village at Sychar at noontime. No sooner had he sat when the Samaritan woman came to fetch water and Jesus asked her for a drink. At the time, the Jews had no dealings with the Samaritans. The woman was surprised at Jesus’s request since Jews refused to have anything to do with the Samaritans. Jesus told her that he could offer... Religion and Theology 21 November Q1. Jesus was on his way to Galilee and had to go through Samaria where he met a Samaritan...
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Yellow Woman
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...Woman The mystery of love and the feelings related to it have always compelled humans to give it a thought if such things really exist? Is there something known as true love? Or it’s just a trick to procreate? Love has always been one of the favourite subjects of fiction writers like Leslie Marmon Silko, James Joyce and John Updike. Silko in her work Yellow Woman describes a woman ragged between reality and myth while Joyce in his work tells about a boy stuck in the clutches of romantic idealism. Yellow Woman is a character which first appeared in ‘The Man to Send Rain Clouds’ which was an anthology of Kenneth Rosen and was published in 1974. It also appeared in Silko’s ‘Storyteller... ’ in...
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Todays Woman
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...Woman Introduction The modern woman is no longer a naive lady as compared to the woman ofyesterday. Today’s women are much empowered and because of this there have been many positive changes that have taken place in the society. The women in earlier generations suffered a lot, since despite the fact that they had the potential to do great things, they were denied such chances by being treated as an inferior sex. For example, in the bible when the first human was created who is Adam, God saw that the man was very lonely and he need a companion and a helper as he was in-charge of the whole world. God created the woman (Eve) from the ribs of Adam and therefore human... Philosophy 10 December Today’s Woman...
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Woman Studies
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...Woman Studies What kinds of different activist strategies are associates with liberal as opposed to radical feminist activism? Liberal feminism is differentiated from the radical feminism. More specifically, the radical feminism aims to replace existing social system. For this reason the supporters of radical feminism do not make suggestions for social changes but rather ‘create alternative institutions’ (Ferree 84). On the other hand, liberal feminists are not interested in replacing the social system. They just aim to change the system, mostly ‘by promoting legal reform’ (Ferree 84). In Asia, a series of campaigns is in progress for promoting the rights of women. These...
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Modern woman
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...woman in a pre-modern society, or is she a product of her time as muchas Antony is? Women in the past held less power and were viewed as being inferior to men. It was hard to find jobs that accepted women, and they did not have the power of voice. In William Shakespeare’s play “Antony and Cleopatra,” Shakespeare illustrates the relationship of Antony, Caesar, and Cleopatra through a historical event at Rome. Caesar was the ruler of the Rome, and Antony was one of the generals of Rome. Cleopatra, on the other hand, was the Queen of Egypt, as well as Antony’s lover. Later, Caesar and Antony declared war with one another. By knowing that he would... Question: Do you agree that Cleopatra was a modern...
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Woman Renaissance
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...woman to have property of any kind in her own name. In this case property was totally patriarchal in that it could only be passed to male members of a family (McKay 395). Looking at merchant families reveals... Women Renaissance in Modern Europe A number of renaissance issues came up in the modern Europe period, especially after the agricultural revolution and following the commencement of industrialization across Europe. This occurred amidst numerous challenges and divides such as economic and social classes, as well as capabilities and gender roles in society. One such case of women renaissances lies in the curiosity that came up amongst women in modern Europe following the recognition of a...
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Woman Role
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...woman have respite from the more strenuous household chores. Later on as urbanization became more pronounced, the joint families were replaced by the nuclear family and in the changing socio economic environment, men also started helping towards household chores, though cooking still remained the most prized traits of the women who loved to show the creativity in the cuisines and pampered their men folk and children by cooking innovative dishes. The ‘wage... Through the ages the status of women in a patriarchal society has been subservient to men. The patriarchal society was created by men to maintain a dominant position in the society that restricts the role of women in any decision making and...
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Suppressing Homosexuality in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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...Roof When Tennessee Williams’ play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof was adapted for the big screen in 1958 by director/screenwriter Richard Brooks, the version seen by film audiences was very different from the one that had taken Broadway by storm three years earlier. Because the filmmakers were restricted by the Production Code, the moral guidelines that determined the acceptable content of movie releases in Hollywood, some of the more controversial material had to be excised and altered from the original play. The biggest change in the movie adaptation of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof was the decision to remove all direct references to the possible homosexuality... pregnant, despite Brick’s apathy for her, in...
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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Play/ Film
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...Roof tells the story of the Pollitt family, including ailing father and patriarch Big Daddy, his wife Big Mama, son Brick and his wife Maggie, and Brick’s sibling Gooper and his wife Mae. Written originally as a play by Tennessee Williams (1954), the story has been adapted for the movie screen as a film directed by Richard Brooks (1958), and has gone through a number of revisions in its theatrical version by Williams himself. The story deals with a quaint, wealthy Southern family in the 1950s, and the problems the family undergoes as they struggle with issues of sexuality, mortality, alcoholism, greed, and the breakdown of social mores. Because the story, as told in its original... ? Cat on a Hot Tin...
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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Play/ Film
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...Roof tells the story of the Pollitt family, including ailing father and patriarch Big Daddy, his wife Big Mama, son Brick and his wife Maggie, and Brick’s sibling Gooper and his wife Mae. Written originally as a play by Tennessee Williams (1954), the story has been adapted for the movie screen as a film directed by Richard Brooks (1958), and has gone through a number of revisions in its theatrical version by Williams himself. The story deals with a quaint, wealthy Southern family in the 1950s, and the problems the family undergoes as they struggle with issues of sexuality, mortality, alcoholism, greed, and the breakdown of social mores. Because the story, as told in its original... Cat on a Hot Tin...
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Woman In The Dunes
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...Woman in the Dunes Introduction The film “Woman in the Dunes”, directed by Hiroshi Teshigahara, was released in 1964. It was based on the 1962 novel by Kobo Abe. It is a story about an entomologist named Jumpei Niki who goes on an expedition to study insects that inhabit sand dunes. As he set out for his expedition, he was late and thus missed the last bus back to the city. The villagers offer him a place to spend the night, guiding him down a rope ladder to a house that is under a sand quarry (Morris 1). This is the home of a young woman called Kyoko Kishida, who lives alone as her husband had died due to a sandstorm. She is employed to...
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A Sorrowful Woman
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...Woman’ we are told about a un d wife who deals with a psychological problem, which starts out mildly ‘The sight of them made her so sad and sick she did not want to see them again” (1) but rapidly progresses into a complicated and difficult situation. The character on which the narrative focuses on highlighting an inner conflict plays the role of not only a woman, a wife but also a mother; “a wife and mother one too many times”. Her initial feeling of being overwhelmed with her spouse and child leads to her withdrawing from them and then slowly shutting them out of her life. She suffers from manic depression and has a breakdown for a reason that is unspecified... ?Assignment In the story ‘A Sorrowful...
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The Woman Who Did
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...Woman Who Did In the Woman Who Did by Grant Allen, the portrayal of women is different from Tess, Jane Eyre and Tenant. Whereas in Tess, the woman in question was perhaps more sexually free than other women of the age, and the women in Jane Eyre and The Tenant of Wildfeld Hall defied the conventions of the age by leaving a husband (as in Tenant) or marrying on one’s own terms (as in Jane), the women in these novels still did, in their way, stay with the parameters set by society for them. After all, each of them did marry – Tess married Angel Claire, although this marriage did not last long. Jane married Rochester, and that union was a...
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Based on your reading of The Death of Woman Wang,describle and analyze how Confucian ideals are ever present to all levels of Ch
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...woman Wang is a piece of literature that provides a high exposure to Chinese norms, society and cultural values back in the seventeenth century. According to Spence, the obligation of the people to the government is very high. To support the government, they have to pay taxes. Even when there were natural calamities, the people of the village had to pay taxes. The rule of the emperor is to be judged by the virtue and it is not hereditary. According to Confucius, the ruler must rule wisely and with moral attitudes. The ruler should be just in his working and virtue must be his core conduct. If the society is being... Confucius and Chinese culture According to Confucius, every relationship has a dual...
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Woman with Hat Painting
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...Woman with Hat Painting A visual image of the artwork under consideration in this research is Woman with Hat Painting by an artist known as Henri Matisse; the Woman with Hat Painting, approximately 31-3/4” by 23-1/2” in dimensions is an abstracted portrait of Matisse’s wife (Matisse a). With the artist’s choice of portrait as a subject, use of energetic paint strokes, and combination of unusual colors, the painting stands out as a model of the essential characteristics of fauvism. Overall, Matisse has applied an active brushwork to depict his wives’ dress, skin, and feathered hat, together with the background of the portrait with weird...
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Latin American Woman
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...Woman Insert Latin American Woman Social is a concept that centres on models in the society which illustrate the stratification of the hierarchies in the society with the goal of the grouping of people into sets according to their social lifestyles or their respective economic capabilities. The social class in the society is associated with educational status, economic and the relations in the social orientations of the individuals in relation to their surroundings and the people around them. For example there are the disparities and differences between the working class and the non working members of the society. Generally the cases represented in this scenario are the low class... ? Latin American...
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The Profession of Woman
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...woman This article suggests that the teachers and parents should allow the girls to influence each other positively. It encourages the already educated females to communicate their ideas of knowledge to others. She says that the girl child should not only know how to regulate their own tempers, mind and habit but they should also know how to effect and impact improvements to those around them. On the other hand, she advices the teachers to prepare students in such a way that they communicate their intellectual ideas with the third party who might either be an ignorant child or a friend ready to give a listening ear. The article... and propriety. That there is a best way of teaching as well as...
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Now Voyager/Pretty Woman
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...Woman One perhaps never hears about a discussion or symposium on the topic, “Men-their role in the society.” The discussion is always about women. The never-ending talk of giving equal rights to women goes on unabated. But God has created her, given her the status of more equal. Nobody can take that right away. Mother gives protection for the first nine months to the divine creative force of Nature-male or female! But in actual terms in most of the societies, all over the world, a girl child is victimized at every step of life, from the moment of birth... . But there are women like Bette Davis(Charlotte Vale) in Now Voyager and Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman, who rebel...
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The woman warrior
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...Woman Warrior: The White Tigers Introduction The inscription of The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Girls is a fictional collection of tales told by Maxine Hong Kingston in which Chinese and American cultural displacements and societal aspects are blended into the postmodern context. She tries to incorporate the anthropology of the “White Tigers” a chapter among the five represented in the book. It depicts the realms of a warrior who fights in two contrasting environments in order to save her people from the wrath of communists and societal stigmatization. The tales of the chapter are well characterized by the persona, Fa Mu Lan. However, the actualization of her tales represents... The Woman ...
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I am Woman Synthesis
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...woman. Medea is one of the strongest female characters of Greek tragedy because she decided to give up her life and her children’s lives rather than allow her deceitful husband to separate the children from her, after leaving her for another woman (Euripides). But what makes her sacrifices worthwhile is the final act of her, in which, she kills her... ? "Medea" by Euripides, "A Doll's House" by Henrik Ibsen, "Raise the Red Lantern" by Zhang Yimou, and "Size 6 The Western Women's Harem" by Fatema Mernissi-the three works of fiction and the article by Mernissi, have been lauded for their portrayal of the agonies of women, though in different contexts and cultures. All the three female protagonists in the...
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Woman in Yoruba
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...Woman in Yoruba (A research paper in the visual arts) 07 April (estimated word count – 877) Overview: The Yorubais a group of people from the relatively lush part of south-western Africa. This region contrasts sharply with the harsh and arid conditions of most of Africa and it was due to this abundance of natural resources in this sub-Saharan south-western portion of Africa that Yoruba art took its highest form. Yoruba civilization is believed to have started at around 2,000 years ago. Its civilization attained its zenith at around 1,100 A.D. Its arts was refined to a high degree as shown by the extant sculptures and carvings usually in the form of masks and altar...
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Woman Changing Tradition
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...woman” (Roughgarden 23). Male gender is associated with roles like going out for jobs, playing games, joining clubs, and becoming politicians; while, female gender is associated with roles like running a house, bearing children and raising them up, doing grocery, serving the family, and the like. These are all the gender roles that every culture assigns to men and women. Feminist theories have arisen because of distinction in gender because “most feminists differentiate sex from gender” (Nfah-Abbenyi 16). Women at workplaces, politics and military have become a part of contemporary popular culture... ?[Your full November 28, Women Changing Traditions Women have made an impact in changing genderroles in...
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The woman In US
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...woman who is very much confident... The Women in US: Yoshiko Chuma Table of Contents Introduction 3 Yoshiko Chuma: Life and Background 3 Conclusion 7 References 8 Introduction Women empowerment is one of the best one-liners in the modern era. At this context, the women in US are not lagging behind. As a matter of fact it is in United States that women empowerment is at its peak from early half of the nineteenth century itself. Native American women or migrants from other nations have come and settled in America with a vision of self - development and consequently added glory to the nation too. One such luminary in the world of art is Yoshiko Chuma. Yoshiko is a multi-faced personality. She is a modern...
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What is a Woman
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...Woman? What is a woman or what makes a woman are questions, difficult to answer even for prominent philosophers or sociologists. Simon de Beauvoir has ridiculed the attitude of human being in segregating women from men with respect to uterus and ovaries (Beauvoir, p.87). Immanuel Kant describes women in terms of their behaviour and personal characteristics (Kant p. 2:229). This paper analyses the opinions of Simon de Beauvoir and Immanuel in order to find an answer to the question; what is a woman. Femininity existed in human culture even from the evolution. Kant believed that woman had an innate feeling for everything that is beautiful, decorated and adorned. It is because of the above... ?What is a...
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The Modern Woman
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...WOMAN By The Modern Woman Over the past years, essay film has achieved an extensive recognition as a specific category of film practice. For a long period, women’s rights have been ignored thereby making them to become subjects of harassment and oppression. A comparison among a fiction movie (Tank Girl), a documentary (One woman One Vote) and a textbook "The Cultures of the West" by Backman will assist in determining how the modern woman has attained recognition over time. Tank girl is a comic film that has a purely standard timeline. Its plot revolves around the fact that earth was struck by a comet, thereby causing an eleven year drought. A majority of the water reserve is being held... THE MODERN...
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Maya Angelous Phenomenal Woman
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...Woman" The poem "Phenomenal Woman," by Maya Angelou is a powerful statement about the possibilities inherent in being a woman with faith in herself. Angelou, one of the foremost living poets today, is known for her work with the themes of women's issues and the perspectives of those whose points of view are often silenced by mainstream society. In her poetry, as well as her autobiographical books, the overriding idea is that of the enduring courage of the human spirit and it ability to rise up over adversity. In the collection, And Still I Rise, we see these themes over and over again, beginning with the book's... Your Number 12 April 2007 The Phenomenon of Natural Beauty: Maya Angelou's "Phenomenal...
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Woman In The Dunes
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...Woman in the Dunes Introduction The film “Woman in the Dunes”, directed by Hiroshi Teshigahara, was released in 1964.It was based on the 1962 novel by Kobo Abe. It is a story about an entomologist named Jumpei Niki who goes on an expedition to study insects that inhabit sand dunes. As he set out for his expedition, he was late and thus missed the last bus back to the city. The villagers offer him a place to spend the night, guiding him down a rope ladder to a house that is under a sand quarry (Morris 1). This is the home of a young woman called Kyoko Kishida, who lives alone as her husband had died due to a sandstorm. She is employed to...
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A Sorrowful Woman
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...Woman” by Gayle Godwin and the extract from “A Secret Sorrow” by Karen Zee, deal with the complex emotional worldof women. The unnamed woman in Godwin’s story and Faye in Zee’s story experience intense sorrow that is difficult to explain to others. While Faye is forced to open up by a persistent lover, the woman in Godwin’s story fails to communicate with anyone and lets herself go through unexplainable tortures that do not defy her love for her husband and son. While Zee follows the structure of a formula story with a predictable plot and happy ending, Godwin deals with a much more sophisticated plot that involves mysterious turns of events and unpredictable responses... The short story d “A Sorrowful...
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Woman and Law
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...woman was indeed in danger had she not had an abortion. it is necessary to take medical... ?Briefing Paper: SKELETON ARGUMENT ment: - “Twentieth-century law reforms changed infanticide and abortion from moral to medical questions.” This statement agrees with the Bourne case of 1938 in which a women was raped by five soldiers that made her conceive. Dr Bourne terminated her pregnancy and, therefore, faced prosecution. However, she was acquitted because he was able to prove his point that the victim was suicidal and in case the baby had been born the women might have been a physical or mental wreck. Key Cases with Facts: The Bourne case gave precedent to abortion as the physical/mental health of the woman...
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Woman and Law
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...woman was indeed in danger had she not had an abortion. it is necessary to take medical... Briefing Paper: SKELETON ARGUMENT ment: - “Twentieth-century law reforms changed infanticide and abortion from moral to medical questions.” Thisstatement agrees with the Bourne case of 1938 in which a women was raped by five soldiers that made her conceive. Dr Bourne terminated her pregnancy and, therefore, faced prosecution. However, she was acquitted because he was able to prove his point that the victim was suicidal and in case the baby had been born the women might have been a physical or mental wreck. Key Cases with Facts: The Bourne case gave precedent to abortion as the physical/mental health of the woman wa...
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Essay contrast Nora of A Doll House and Maggie of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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...Roof” Introduction Nora is a protagonist in the play A Doll’s House. All through the play she depicts different characters in different acts. She struts in the first act, while, in the second act she assumes an incongruent trait. Maggie is also the main protagonist in the play Cat on Hot Tin Roof. She depicts the lies that exist in the societal classes of families. This unit examines the comparison between Nora of A Doll House and Maggie of Cat on A Hot Tin Roof. Similarities between Nora and Maggie Nora and Maggie both love their husbands. Nora is obedient to her husband since she always fulfils her husband’s requests... Task Comparison between Nora of “A Doll House” And Maggie of “Cat on A Hot Tin...
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Eat Drink Man Woman
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...Woman Introduction Family values have always been interesting plots for the directors of the films all around the world. Thus, Chinese cinematography often depicts differences of real and fictional families of the Chinese society. A famous and interesting film Eat Drink Man Woman shows communication in the family in a different manner. A role of family rituals, which is Sunday dinner for the Chu family, is a sacred part of their family life. On the one hand, something unusual and strange happens and family members feel themselves further apart after this family ritual. A problem of generation gap is of crucial importance and relevance for the people all around the world. A father... ? Eat Drink Man Woman ...
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The African American woman
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...woman The African American woman has gone through various revolutions, to redefine her role. It has not been easy for a black woman to survive in the American environment, considering all the challenges that she has had to go through. The story of the black woman is best told in the article “The Rise of Feminism, and the Growth of Black American Women Literature” which talks about the challenges that a black woman has gone through and the developments that have taken place so far. Literature has been one of the ways through which the issue of African American has been addressed. Several authors, both male and female have come up with literature that highlights the plight... The African American woman...
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Woman Drug Users
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...Woman Drug Users” Bucur, Silviu BULETINUL Universitatii Petrol – Gaze din Ploiesti Issue & Volume Number: 62 (2) Name Course Name: SOC 101-SEC Article Summary Primarily, Bucur’s study attempts to identify the psychological and socio-demographic profile of women involved in illicit drugs, which includes female consumers and dealers. The study addresses the prevalent use of illegal drugs, particularly among women, in various countries including Bucharest, Muntenia, Transylvania, and Moldova (Bucur, 2010, p. 102). In identifying the characteristics of female drug dealers and consumers, the study also considers the underlying motivation for using illegal drugs and the existing... ? Sociological Case Study...
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Woman in the 1920s
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...Woman in the 1920s In the 1920s after the World War I, womens role began changing rapidly. It was a common perception in the society then that women should not work outside the home if their husbands made good earnings. That was the time when marriage mainly remained the most sought-after goal in young women; only young unmarried girls used to work outside home until they remained unmarried. However, gradually, the proportion of working women went up by 25 percent across the US. Moreover, it is interesting to note that the Olympics would not allow women athletes until 1912 for it was believed that women would not be able to handle the toughness needed in the sports. Even doctors... Sur Supervisor Woman ...
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