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Hypocrisy in E.E. Cummings’ the Cambridge Ladies

- The Hypocrisy of Communal Identity in cummings' the Cambridge ladies   E.E. Cummings’ [the Cambridge ladies who live in furnished souls] is an enigmatic, ironic and sarcastic poem which reveals the unreal, fraudulent lives that the Cambridge ladies live. The poetic speaker’s tone is filled with sarcasm and irony to show the contradiction between the Cambridge ladies’ actions and beliefs. This discriminating voice is used when speaking of the Cambridge ladies’ Christianity, their communal identity, and when speaking of their frivolous concerns....   [tags: Cambridge Ladies Essays]

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Analysis Of The Poem ' Pathedy Of Manners ' By Ellen Kay And The Cambridge Ladies Who Live

- Poetry is amusing. Each poet has a unique perspective of the world. A poem written about a similar subject can be depicted in opposite lights by two different poets. The methods a poet uses to convey meaning and theme is another way poetry is unique. In the poems, Pathedy of Manners written by Ellen Kay and the Cambridge ladies who live in furnished souls written by E.E. Cummings utilize literary devices and point of view to aid in conveying the subject of each poem. Both poems talk about women that surround themselves in illusion and fantasy....   [tags: Poetry, Woman, Subject, Sonnet]

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the Cambridge ladies who lived in furnished souls

- In this essay I will discuss the imagery, diction, and tone of "the Cambridge ladies who lived in furnished souls", but first I will start by explaining my view of this poem. While discussing the imagery of this poem I will display my interpretation of the suggesting pictures of sight, and I will present what I interpreted and how I interpreted the imagery. Then I will discuss the writers choice of words, sentence structure, and how I interpreted the meanings of these dictions. Lastly I will dispute the attitude the writer takes towards the reader....   [tags: e. e. cummings poetry]

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Higher Education and Women in the United Kingdom

- Introduction: Although higher education has been available in the United Kingdom for a long time, women were not as privileged as men to be educated equally. Brown (2011C) finds that 70% of men were educated compared to only 55% of women in 1851. These days, the situation seems to be inconsistent with the past as there are 10% more women entering into universities than men in 2010-2011. Moreover, there seems to be almost twice as many female students than male students. (Ratcliffe,2013). This essay aims to give a timeline of the key events that led to the equality of women in higher education as well as when degrees were awarded to women on Oxford and Cambridge....   [tags: oxford, cambridge]

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Ladies Fashion Clothing Boutique

- Throughout this essay, a thorough analysis will be made in relation to specific research on cultures of work in a particular work place. The workplace that will be focused on throughout this essay is a ladies fashion boutique. The main argument will focus on discourses of management throughout the concepts of what is considered as work in the retail sector, how the working environment is managed throughout the fashion industry, commitment in the workplace and relationship of teamwork. All these aspects of work will be tied in together to form a research based argument in relation to the fashion boutique....   [tags: Research Analysis, Ladies Fashion Boutique]

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Cambridge Admissions Essay

- Cambridge Admissions Essay As a child growing up in Communist China, I woke up every morning to the blasting of People's Central Broadcasting Station from a large radio on the dresser and fell asleep every evening in the surreptitious murmuring of Voices from America from a small radio by Grandpa's pillow. By fourth grade, I figured out that the two stations often reported the same events from opposite standpoints, using different words and tones, and thus projected contradictory interpretations onto the same events....   [tags: Cambridge Admissions Essay]

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The Ladies Paradise by Émile Zola

- The Ladies Paradise by Émile Zola Zola's portrayal of men and their attitudes towards women may be the relation between that of, the controller and the controlled. One is made to believe that it is the men who control the women, and although this is the case in most instances of the Ladies Paradise, there are two people who ensue in resisting against all odds, at being run over by the machine that captivated and engulfed the late nineteenth century bourgeois household unit. They are the elegant Mademoiselle Boudu and the brushy eye browed Monsieur Bourras....   [tags: Emile Zola Ladies Paradise]

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Graduation Speech : The Cambridge Program

- The Cambridge Program “Kick AICE” was the famous and popular saying among the students in the Cambridge program at Juanita High School. This phrase was used to encourage the students to ace their exams which worked up to Cambridge’s Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) Diploma. The Cambridge program is an international high school curriculum qualified by the University of Cambridge in England. The program at Juanita is still new having started in 2010, which is just two years before I joined....   [tags: High school, Middle school, Secondary school]

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The Differences Between The And Oxford And Cambridge

- Aristocratic. Ha... I hear you muttering under your breath. You know that Oxbridge only exists for the worlds’ privileged aristocratic youth strutting their arrogant stuff with expectations of wealth and power. You think it is rare that a state educated pupil makes an impact in these hallowed halls and cloisters. Think again. Both Oxford and Cambridge are vibrant, diverse and complicated places that defy a ‘pigeon hole’ description. Yes, there are still pockets that try and preserve that aristocratic perception....   [tags: Education, University, College, State]

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The City Of The Ladies

- “Each ought to maintain her proper place in society and, along with this, her particular lifestyle,” writes Christine de Pizan. Described by many as a protofeminist, de Pizan holds true to the modern feminist standing that women deserve more than they are given. In her writing, The Book of the City of the Ladies, she describes six different types of women in society. It is important to look at the time in which she wrote the piece, in the late fourteenth and early fifteenth century— a time when women had no voice....   [tags: Marriage, Woman, Wife, Christine de Pizan]

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St Catherines College Cambridge

- ... Catharine’s educates both men and women with 220 postgraduates and 436 undergraduates. Women were first admitted in 1979. The admissions criteria selects students solely on academic potential regardless of educational background. It is important to note that some Oxbridge colleges insist on ‘developed academic ability’, implying that raw potential is not enough. Three fellows at foundation Although the college was founded on St Catharine’s day in 1473 by the provost of King’s College, Robert Wodelarke, he had started planning the institution as early as 1459....   [tags: catz, katharine hall]

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The City of Cambridge

- The City of Cambridge The city of Cambridge is in the southeast of England, 50 miles north of London. It is well served by road and rail links, and is within an easy distance of the major London airports. Shopping in Cambridge: the city enjoys a strong mixture of comparison and convenience goods retailers. A large number of chain companies are present as well as many regional and local retailers. These retailers offer high quality products and are supported by the generally above average pending power of the population and tourist trade....   [tags: Papers]

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Cambridge University

- "My parents didn't go to university and weren't brought up in England. They hadn't heard of any universities other than 'Cambridge' or 'Oxford’ " - Richard Ayoade. This Quote by Richard Ayoade reflects how great and prestigious Oxford and Cambridge were made out to be. Everybody wanted to go there and everybody knew about them. Over the centuries, both the universities have achieved greater and greater things than before. Today, facts throughout all the centuries, decades, and years of Cambridge will be discussed in terms of expansion, academics, new discoveries, and new achievements at Cambridge University....   [tags: university, academics, education, England]

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Developments in the Cambridge Distributed Computing System

- In recent years a lot of development resulted which have changed the use of computers and now many people are using computers in routine life. Computing systems are now used in many ways. Communications are also done through computers which are giving better results as compared with ordinary methods through telephones and the like devices. Bandwidth and speed of communications by using a computer system is improved which is increasing its demand with time. The Cambridge Distributed Computing System has played an important role in improving the quality of communications and opened a new way in which computing systems could be used for getting better results....   [tags: technology, security, communications]

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Cambridge Capital Controversy

- 1. Introduction Beginning in the mid-1950s and for the following twenty years or so, a debate concerning the neoclassical treatment of capital turned apparent in the discipline. This gave rise to a series of exchanges between scholars associated with Cambridge, England, and Cambridge, Massachusetts, (US). This debate is broadly known in the literature as the ‘Cambridge capital theory controversies’. The relevance of this controversy lies in that the criticisms of neoclassical theory raised by Cambridge (UK) concern both the theoretical illegitimacy of measuring ‘capital’ as a single magnitude in value terms to determine prices and distribution, and the foundational premise underlying the dom...   [tags: neoclassical theory, capital, distribution]

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The Position Of Associate Provost At Cambridge College

- The position of Associate Provost at Cambridge College is an outstanding opportunity. This position would allow me to share my higher education experiences successfully leading and working collaboratively with the community, institutional leadership, faculty and staff. The position of Associate Provost would also allow me to contribute in a significant way to advance the institution’s mission. I believe that my professional experiences and academic background would make me a promising candidate for this position....   [tags: Education, College, University, Academia]

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The Treasure Of The City Of Ladies

- Both Castiglione’s The Courtier and Christine de Pizan’s The Treasure of the City of Ladies advise women in the proper way to behave and conduct their lives, but do so aimed towards both a different audience and in different ways. The Treasure of the City of Ladies takes the approach of appealing to a broader range of women and addressing a wider array of subjects. In contrast, The Courtier is aimed mainly towards men and occasionally towards women, and always those of high status. The reasons behind these differences trace back not just to the execution of the books but to the different genders of the authors and the motivating factors behind the writing of them....   [tags: Gender, Woman, Female, Social class]

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The Treasure Of The City Of Ladies

- How to be a Proper Woman Both Castiglione’s The Courtier and Christine de Pizan’s The Treasure of the City of Ladies advise women in the proper way to behave and conduct their lives, but do so aimed towards both a different audience and in different ways. The Treasure of the City of Ladies takes the approach of appealing to a broader range of women and addressing a wider array of subjects. In contrast, The Courtier is aimed mainly towards men and occasionally towards women, and always those of high status....   [tags: Gender, Woman, Social class, Nobility]

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The At The Ladies By Mary Lady Chudleigh

- The Close Reading- To the Ladies by Mary Lady Chudleigh Lady Chudleighs’s “To the Ladies” exhibits a remorseful stance on the concept of joining holy matrimony. Chudleigh’s usage of metaphoric context and condescending tone discloses her negative attitude towards the roles of a wife once she is married. It is evident that Mary Chudleigh represents the speaker of the poem and her writing serves a purpose to warn single women not go get married and a regretful choice to women who are. In “To the Ladies”, Chudleigh uses allegory throughout her poem to make her point that getting married is like a contract of slavery....   [tags: Marriage, Wife, Wedding, Husband]

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This Way for the Gas Ladies and Gentlemen

- The sullen narrative This Way for the Gas Ladies and Gentlemen poignantly recounts the events of a typical day in a Nazi concentration camp during World War II. The author, Tadeusz Borowski, was Polish Holocaust survivor of Auschwitz, the series of death camps responsible for the deaths of the largest number of European Jews. Recounted from a first-person point of view, the novel unfolds at dawn as the unnamed narrator eats breakfast with a friend and fellow prisoner, Henri. Henri is a member of Canada, the labor group responsible for unloading the Jewish transports as they arrive into the camps....   [tags: Analysis, Tadeusz Borowski]

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Analysis Of ' The Learned Ladies '

- Les Femmes Savantes The Learned Ladies is an astounding play. As each new character enters time transforms characters are bedazzled, enchanted and wigged we know we are sharing the stage with royalty. The women’s gowns are extremely detailed with hoop shirts to make them puffy the men are wearing exceptionally detailed waistcoats. This comical drama is set in the living room or “salon” of the family. This plays plot is focused on one major couples chaotic and forbidden love. The characters are joined by blood and lead by the controlling wife, Philamonte (Maya Jackson) and her weak spouse Chrysale (Edward Brown III)....   [tags: Marriage, Love, Wife, Husband]

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This Way For The Gas, Ladies And Gentlemen

- In “This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen,” the author Tadeusz Borowski describes the systematic dehumanization of the camps and attempts to convey the horror of that places. Borowski uses lively and imaginal language, such as “multicoloured wave of people” and “pours from the train,” to depict how these people get off the train when they arrive the camp. Borowski successfully illustrates dehumanization not of new arrivals but of those who have been the camp. He depictures the ugliness of human in the concentration camp during World War II....   [tags: Nazi Germany, Adolf Hitler]

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The, Ladies And Gentlemen Of The Jury

- Greetings, ladies and gentlemen of the jury. We present to you today Grendel, a creature accused of crimes of monstrosity. We stand before you today to prove to you that the accused is indeed guilty of such crime for which the penalty should be death at the hands of a suitable hero. Through the display of evidence and facts, we will validate our allegation and prove, beyond a reasonable doubt, that Grendel is absolutely who he is accused to be. For the past twelve years, Grendel has tormented the Danes with terror as he demolished their mead hall and cruelly killed their men....   [tags: Murder, KILL, Beowulf, Capital punishment]

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Case Analysis : Ladies And Gentlemen

- I would like to thank the jury for their attention to this matter which has been greatly manipulated and falsely represented by the plaintiff. Ladies and gentlemen, when it comes to agreements, there is a difference between accusing someone for breach of contract and signing the contract without understanding or reading the agreement itself. In addition, there is also a huge difference between being a victim of emotional distress and trying to cheat the system with the intent to gain monetary benefits....   [tags: Contract, Breach of contract, Failure]

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The Similarity of Cambridge to Central Ilford

- The Similarity of Cambridge to Central Ilford The aim of this chapter is to outline and discuss the similarities between two urban areas, Central Ilford and Cambridge, so that a greater understanding of City Centres can be achieved. It will test the hypothesis, not all town and city centres are the same. Results from geographical skills will be used to complete the task.. An environmental survey, questionnaire, land use survey will be carried out for Ilford to compare different aspects....   [tags: Papers]

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Where The Naked Ladies Dance

- There’s a place in France, Where the naked ladies dance. There’s a hole in the wall Where the men can watch it all. – Children’s Rhyme Google creates, reinvents and produces various products that have enriched the lives of people across the world. This intrigues other companies and ignites a desire for them to take a peek at Googlers while they are working. Laszlo Bock gives us one of a few opportunities to look into a small hole by writing WORK RULES. Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead....   [tags: Environment, Natural environment, Need, The Work]

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Cambridge

- England is famous for its educational institutes. It has some of the most famous universities of the world like Oxford, Cambridge and London universities. The city of Cambridge is in the county of Cambridgeshire and is famous because it is the home of Cambridge University, one of the oldest and most prestigious universities of the world. The Cambridge City occupies an area of 16 square miles. It is 50 miles north of London and stands on the East Bank of the River Cam, and was originally a place where the river was crossed....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Lucky Ladies Social Club

- Before joining the Lucky Ladies Social Club I did not have a social life, my life consisted of going to work, school and church. Being a single mother of a thirteen year old daughter, I decided I needed to venture out and make some time for myself and that’s when I discovered the Lucky Ladies Social Club. However, before joining I decided to research other clubs in my surrounding area for example the Ladies Choice Social Club and the Lady Street Soldiers Social Club. These clubs offered the same benefits of sisterhood and also went on a lot of out of town trips but they were not organized and did not focus on volunteer work....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography]

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The Ladies in Macbeth

- The Ladies in Macbeth        The audience finds in Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth the appearance of two natural women, and one of those only very briefly. Therefore this paper will present enlightenment of the role of Lady Macbeth mainly, and on the witches only briefly.   L.C. Knights in the essay "Macbeth" describes the unnaturalness in the thoughts and words of the plays dominant female force, Lady Macbeth:   Thus the sense of the unnaturalness of evil is evoked not only be repeated explicit references ("nature's mischief," "nature seems dead," " 'Tis unnatural, even like the deed that's done," and so on) but by the expression of unnatural sentiments and an unnatural violence of t...   [tags: GCSE Coursework Macbeth Essays]

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Leading Ladies

- There is a plethora of approaches when it comes to examining the concept of leadership. One can examine leadership through the lens of theories, either behavioral, trait or contingency theories. Leadership can also be examined through the lens of styles, whether transactional, participative, transformative, charismatic or servant styles. Wren writes “Leadership is a complex phenomenon, involving the constant interaction of three essential elements: the leader, the followers, and the surrounding situation or context....   [tags: Leadership ]

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The City Of Ladies By Christine De Pizan

- When talking about leadership positions within the community, the authors who were writing in the Antiquity along with some authors who were writing in the Renaissance strongly believed that men were the only ones capable of being in an elected position in the city. Christine de Pizan has a different opinion, expressing a strong argument for the strengths of women, while also demonstrating how a city without men could become an equally successful city. By using the allegorical figures of Reason, Rectitude, and Justice as her guide to constructing this city, she paints a picture of how women exhibit all of the traits of men while also having many qualities that men do not possess....   [tags: Woman, Gender, Gender role, Christine de Pizan]

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The Reality Of Television : Beauty Full Ladies

- We all have music artists that we love to listen to over and over again about one hundred times, we stand in long lines to watch them live in concerts even though the ticket prices may be so expensive or may even watch their music videos an exaggerated amount of times just so that they can get the views. The point I’m trying to make is that we all have our favorites artists such Beyoncé, Kanye West, Bruno Mars, or even lady gaga but my favorite artists are hands down K.Michelle and Tamar Braxton....   [tags: Reality television, Television, Toni Braxton]

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The City Of Ladies By Christine De Pizan

- Women have always been unjustifiably vilified, and opposition to this criticism has been a rather recent development, gaining strides only in the past few decades. Feminism, a movement that is defined as one to establish and to achieve equal opportunities for women in an eclectic breadth of fields, was only coined in 1837 by Utopian Socialist Charles Fourier (“History and Theory of Feminism”). Additionally, some modern historians consider the start of feminism to begin only in the late 19th century when women fought on legal issues such as the absence of women’s suffrage....   [tags: Feminism, Women's rights, Women's suffrage]

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The City Of Ladies By Christine De Pisan

- Women have not always had the same privileges as men. In the early days, men were classified to be more dominant. In Jonathon Swifts, A Modest Proposal, women were not allowed to have a job and were considered property, the men were the ones that had the jobs and supported the family. In the United States, it was not until 1920 for women to have the right to vote. Throughout time women have increased their role in society. Now, women have the opportunity to work nearly everywhere and hold nearly every position....   [tags: Woman, Gender, Gender role, Wife]

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All The Single Ladies By Kate Bolick

- In Kate Bolick’s article “All the Single Ladies” she writes about how women are beginning to climb higher as the men are falling behind. Also, how that when women are at a good point in their lives and are ready to find a man they are left with nothing, that most of them men are already taken and on with their lives; Or that the ones that are left are always the ones that they don’t end up wanting. Bolick starts off her article talking about a past relationship she had in her late 20’s that didn’t end up working out and now that she was in her late 30’s she didn’t know whether she should just stay single or settle with whoever she could find....   [tags: Marriage, Family, Marriageable age]

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Sexual Orientation Investigation Within The Middle Of Men And Ladies

- To comprehend sexual orientation investigation in a notable setting, it will be critical to begin off by characterizing what sex is and sex examination. Sex alludes to the social development of male and female personalities. It is more than the natural make up of the two genders. It manages how the contrasts in the middle of men and ladies, whether genuine or envisioned, are esteemed, utilized and depended upon to arrange men and ladies and to allocate them parts and desires. The impact of this classification is that the lives and encounters of men and ladies happen inside of complex arrangements of contrasting social and social desires....   [tags: Sociology, Gender, Female, Sex]

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Power and Manipulation in The Ladies Paradise

- Power and Manipulation in The Ladies Paradise As the world has grown throughout the centuries, females have generally been under the domination of males. This remained culturally entrenched until the late nineteenth century, when women began to appear in public more often and also began to join alongside men in the work force. In the network of employees and employers in the emerging institution of the Parisian department store, men and women depended on each other for survival in the workplace....   [tags: Papers]

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The Book of the City of Ladies

- The Book of the City of Ladies During the renaissance many different views of leadership surfaced. Christine de Pizan’s The Book of the City of Ladies, Niccolo Machiavelli’s The Prince, and William Shakespeare’s Richard III each present distinct views of what would make a good leader during the renaissance period. Shakespeare and Christine de Pizan’s views align most closely with Plato’s. Christine de Pizan’s view also aligns with Augustine’s medieval view of leadership. Machiavelli’s view, however, strays the farthest from Plato and Augustine....   [tags: English Literature]

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Review of Maroon by the Barenaked Ladies

- Review of Maroon by the Barenaked Ladies Maroon by the Barenaked Ladies Reprise Records, a Time Warner Company. Produced by Dan Was. Songs: Too Little Too Late, Never Do Anything, Pinch Me, Go Home, Falling For The First Time, Conventioneers, Sell Sell Sell, The Humor Of The Situation, Baby Seat, Off The Hook, Helicopters, Tonight Is The Night I Fell Asleep At The Wheel. Personnel: Jim Creeggan: electric bass, vocals, double bass, and viola. Kevin Hearn: piano, symth, vocals, and guitar. Steven Page: Vocals....   [tags: Papers]

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The Book of the City of Ladies

- An unlikely candidate to dispute the unfair, misogynistic treatment of women by men and society, Christine de Pizan successfully challenged the accepted negative views that were being expressed about women by the all-male literary world of her era. Part of Christine’s uniqueness stems from the time in which she lived, the middle to late 1300’s. The lack of a positive female role model to pattern herself after made Christine a true visionary in the fight for the equal rights of women. Her original ideas and insight provided a new and more intelligent way to view females....   [tags: Christine de Pizan]

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The Ladies of Missalonghi by Colleen McCullough

- The author of the book, The Ladies of Missalonghi, by Colleen McCullough describes to the reader how Missy, an unattractive woman, in a small town differs from Alicia. Missy, the daughter of Drusilla did not really have any self-confidence in herself. "She would begin by wondering what she really looked like. The house owned only one mirror, in the bathroom, and it was forbidden to stand and gaze at one's reflection. Thus Missy's impressions of herself were hedged with guilt that she might have stayed too long gazing....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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Customers’ satisfaction on the implementation of Ladies Coach for KTM Komuter.

- 3.1 Introduction In this chapter will discuss about the method that been use to collect all the data. I also include the technique that been use to make the research. 3. Methodology for Data Collection 3.2 Sampling technique In order to get the result I choose to use sampling techniques. Sampling techniques are scientific methods of selecting samples from populations. As far as possible, the samples selected must be random and representative of the population from which the samples are selected....   [tags: Sampling Techniques, Scientific Method, Data]

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Comparitive Essay On Ladies Shoes

- Shoes have always been something that women want to go shopping for. Over the latter part of this century, it has become more likely for women to buy many shoes because of the growing diversity of shoe fashion. Shoe manufacturers have taken advantage of this growing diversity to create as many types of shoes as they can. Ladies shoes can be classified into three categories: cheap shoes, moderately priced shoes, and expensive shoes. The first types of ladies shoes are the cheap shoes. First, cheap shoes usually cost anywhere from twenty-five dollars to around sixty dollars....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Representation of Gender in Ladies in Spring by Eudora Welty

- Born in Jackson, Mississippi in 1909 Eudora Welty was clearly influenced both by her mother’s love of reading and her father’s interest in photography. By 1931, when her father died of leukaemia, she had obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin and then attended Columbia University Graduate School of Business where she focused on advertising. Returning to Jackson she worked for Jackson’s first radio station followed by the Works Progress Administration. On her web site Margret Bing outlines the key activities of the WPA in 1935 as a Federal initiative to provide work for both blue and white collar workers....   [tags: Literary Analysis]

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Analysis Of The Poem ' I The Ladies ' By Paulette Jiles

- All throughout history and current day there has been issues with the rights and duties of women throughout their lives. Granted, modern day women have more freedom as most have probably never had to experience lack of women suffrage or certain duties and jobs being socially unacceptable. It has taken a long period of time to evolve to the point where women stand today on certain ideas being socially accepted. In the poem “To the Ladies”, written in 1703 by Mary Lady Chudleigh, she wrote from the point of view of a married woman and compared marriage to a legal contract through the use of metaphor, tone, and word choice....   [tags: Woman, Gender role, Gender, Role]

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Short Short Story Belt Ladies, And Nelson Mandela

- Rose Castillo Guilbault, the author of "Conveyer Belt Ladies," and Nelson Mandela, the author of "Long Walk to Freedom," both portray an importance of childhood and adulthood in their stories. Imagination also plays an important role in Guilbault 's and Mandela 's articles. Although there are many differences, both of the authors have a unique writing style which consists of symbolism, metaphors, and imagery. The authors use their own voice to describe their story with complex, and ornate sentences yet, it is very straightforward....   [tags: South Africa, Nelson Mandela]

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Graduation Speech On Young Men And Young Ladies

- As part of our new generation, while growing up young men and young ladies are expected to learn the basic skills to fulfill the basic roles of their gender. For young men this includes learning all of the routine maintenance on a car, to work out, and be stronger than the girls. While at the same time young ladies are steered towards learning how to cook, clean, and look pretty. All of the roles done by females require a lot of trial and error before they can be mastered, but the most time-consuming skill to learn is applying makeup....   [tags: Cosmetics, Eye, Mascara, Lipstick]

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Perspective in Christine de Pizan The Treasure of the City of Ladies

- The achievement of gender equality is one of the most important movements for advancement of society. In the High Middle Ages, however, it was even more challenging to bring such sensitive debate. Christine de Pizan, a highly educated and religious woman, chose an unusual pathway for a woman in her era that she became a writer to support her family. Christine’s work, “The Treasure of the City of Ladies,” could be seen as feminist because she offered a broad view of how an ideal artisan’s wife should be....   [tags: feminist, artist, wife, soceity]

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Jackie Kennedy Onasis: The Queen of First Ladies

- The First Lady is the backbone of the President she shows love and compassion for the less fortunate, she makes the President look more appealing . People like the President but people Love the First Lady no matter who she is. Two very good examples of this are Jackie Onassis and Michelle Obama. While they come from very different life styles they have definitely left their mark. In comparing Jackie Onasis to Michelle Obama one would realize that two women from totally different backgrounds can make an amazing impact....   [tags: US president's wives]

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Investigating the Retail Trends in Cambridge City Center

- Investigating the Retail Trends in Cambridge City Center * A high rent shopping area (Petty Curie, Sydney Street) * An office or business area, with banks, building societies, solicitors * A market area, the historic core * An area of specialized shops (Waterstones books, Grays sport shop, Heffers book store (trinity street)) in frame of cbd where rents are lower * An educational area (Trumpington Rd, Kings Parade, Trinity street) * Shops often locate near each other to benefit from number of potential customers (petty Curie) Retail clustering Theoretical background: Core and frame concept: * Within the core of the CBD...   [tags: Papers]

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office ladies

- Ogasawara’s article takes an interesting approach in analyzing the behavior of office ladies. She starts out by saying that women are the ones that are working under the men and that they have to be subordinate. She also talks about how men have more power and room to grow in their careers while the office ladies are stuck in their positions as they are and aren’t expected to try hard and do well since there is no room to be promoted. It seems as if the article is going in the direction of talking about the hardships of office ladies at this point....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Life of Sir Isaac Newton

- Sir Isaac Newton Sir Isaac Newton’s life follows the quote, “Good is the enemy of great,”-Jim Collins. Isaac Newton started from ground zero and decided to work his way up in life to being good at anything he wanted to. During a period of 1669 to 1687, Sir Isaac departed on the most prolific period of his lifetime which changed his thought process to being great. His last period and longest period of his life was the expansion to a new position and the continuation of being great. Sir Isaac’s life defined the ideas of how someone can have a poor start in life and recover....   [tags: solar system, gravity, cambridge, ]

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Your Bag or Handbags Should Fit Your Body Type

- ... Just like any part of outfits or item that you have on you, your handbag should really make your figure show up well balanced. It must cover up what you might want to conceal and highlight what you may possibly want to point out. One of the concepts that you should be following when selecting out a handbag to complement your clothing is that huge handbags go with nicely padded bodies, while little handbags go with smaller sized bodies. If you are a petite individual, the kind of handbag that you should really be using is tiny....   [tags: ladies, fashion, accessory, physique]

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The Life of Stephen Hawking

- ... Seeing as Oxford did not offer a degree in mathematics for Hawking to major in, he took on Physics and cosmology; and it was at Oxford that Stephen first experienced the “awakening” of his ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis). Despite his debilitating disease, Hawking would later obtain his Ph. D in cosmology with honors from Cambridge University in 1962; Hawking was 20 years old. It was years later that Stephen would make one of the most groundbreaking finds that would reshape the very foundation on how the world would view black holes and the universe (off of the findings of Roger Penrose)....   [tags: cambridge university, cosmology]

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The Legacy of E.E. Cummings

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A Brief Biography of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

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Cambrige Style Watch Brand

- CONTENTS executive summary 3 I. SITUATION ANALYSIS: 4 company background : 4 vision: 4 mission: 4 future strategy: 4 target markerting: 5 market competation: 6 II. SWOT ANALYSIS: 7 Strength: 7 Weakness: 7 Opportunities: 7 Threats: 7 III. OUR OBJECTIVE AND GOALS 8 IV. MARKERTING IMPELEMTATION: 9 Marketing strategy: 9 1. Product strategy: 9 Sale PROMOTION: 11 Advertising: 11 Online media: 12 Facebook: 12 V. PROGECT COST 13   Executive summary Cambridge style is the large single luxury watch brand in earth; this company produces about 6,000 watches per year in china....   [tags: analysis, target marketing, lebanon]

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Costomer´s Satisfaction on the Implementation of Ladies Coach for KTM Komuter

- ... Everyday will have new complained about sexual harassment that happens in the KTM Komuter. Ladies coach is introduced by KTM Komuter on May 2010 to provide the female user comfortable and safe journey. It’s also to avoid the sexual harassment in the congested environment. This is one of the efforts of KTM Komuter to make sure female users feel more comfort and safe when using the KTM Komuter. Through this topic of research “Customer Satisfaction on the Implementation of Ladies Coach by KTM Komuter I was made research in KTM Central and Bank Negara station, I find out some male passenger still not follow the rule that already been operative for long time....   [tags: environment, journey, harassment, train]

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Gender Normalities Theory in The Book of the City of Ladies as Applied in Shakespeare's Othello

- Emilia in Othello confronts gender roles when she exploits the method introduced by Christine de Pizan in The Book of the City of Ladies. Christine’s realization of women’s oppression in her journey with the Ladies allows her to view life with a new perspective. Likewise, Emilia demonstrates the same ideals from The Book of the City of Ladies with her opinionated mindset and deviation from the women’s social norms of the time. Furthermore, Emilia develops in a similar progression as Christine, especially in the deconstruction of the men’s manipulation....   [tags: Women's Oppresion, Protofeminist]

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All The Single Ladies : Unmarried Women And The Rise Of An Independent Nation

- Rebecca Traister’s All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation provides insight on what it is like being a single woman living in America in current and past times. Traister interviewed more than 100 single women to give their personal stories, which makes the readers think about themselves and how they can relate to them. All the Single Ladies is an investigation into the sexual, economic, and emotional lives of women in America. Traister argues that there are unknown unset society rules for women that women are expected to fulfill like marriage and children and those cliché stereotypes must be broken....   [tags: Marriage, Woman, Wife, Gender]

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Summary Of Tadeusz Borowski 's This Way For The Gas, Ladies And Gentlemen

- Losing Human Compassion In life, situations arrive that force us to make tough choices. Sometimes those choices are not what we feel are compassionate or morally right. We make these decisions to save ourselves. These are decisions of self-preservation, and they override compassion. Tadeusz Borowski depicts these choices in his book This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen. He shows that when people are put in the choice of doing what’s right or preserving their life, one is preferred over the other....   [tags: Morality, Ethics, Compassion, Human]

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Quest Contributions Made by Greek Hero’s Leading Ladies

- Leading ladies in Greek mythology heroes make a significant contribution to their quests, both positively and negatively. In the story “Perseus”, his leading lady Andromeda delays his completion of his quest to bring Medusa’s head back to Polydectes. However, through this, Perseus finds his true love. Next, Hercules has a life full of trouble all because of Hera’s hatred towards him, leading him to his well-known twelve labours. Finally, when Theseus’s quest of killing the Minotaur presents itself, Ariadne aids him with his essential tool, a ball of string, but creates trouble for Theseus later....   [tags: women´s role, andromeda, heroes]

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Analysis Of ' Good Morning / Evening Ladies And Gentleman ' By Louis Vuitton )

- Good morning/afternoon ladies and gentleman. The term journey can to some extent act as a metaphor. It’s a term that accurately depicts many concepts from all walks of life without becoming ambiguous. It can be represented by utilising the fundamental characteristics of the word ‘journey’ itself as a journey can be representative of a process, physical travel, or any undertaking involving a goal. So what does the term journey mean to you. To me “a journey is not a trip or a vacation but it is rather a process of self-discovery” (Louis Vuitton)....   [tags: Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner, The Kite Runner]

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My Honor, Ladies And Gentlemen Of The Jury, Thank You For Your Attention Today

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Analysis Of ' Rain Of September ' And ' The Dark And Twisted Sky '

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The Treasure of the City of Ladies by Christine de Pisan

- The Treasure of the City of Ladies by Christine de Pisan Christine de Pisan’s book, The Treasure of the City of Ladies, explains in detail the various aspects of women’s lives during the late Medieval and Renaissance culture. She addresses all women of this time from those with power and authority to the poorest peasant women. Christine de Pisan focuses on three main areas of a women’s life during this time period. First she discusses the role of knowledge and education in the lives of the various women....   [tags: Women Life Women's Lives Medival Renaissance]

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Ivy Rowe's Ideas of the Past in Fair and Tender Ladies

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The No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency By Alexander Mccall Smith

- Alexander McCall Smith, the author of the award winning novel The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency spoke in a recent interview in The Sydney Morning Herald (December 2006) about his famously optimistic views of Africa and its people. The works of many African authors express rather grim and bleak views in comparison to McCall Smith’s view. In a “Foreign Correspondent” interview McCall Smith says Botswana is a very beautiful country and that Africa transformed him into a best selling novelist and made him famous for his views on hope and optimism....   [tags: McCall Smith Book Review ]

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TheHouse of Parliament: A Man’s World

- Among the lavishly tiled ceilings, detailed floors, ornate statues, and plush couches of the Houses of Parliament are several metal grates that decorate the windows of the Central Lobby. The grates fit in well with the gothic style of the building, a nice decoration that upgrades an otherwise dull opening in the wall. However, the Central Lobby was not the original home of the grates. The grates originally adorned the windows of the Ladies’ Gallery in the House of Commons, installed in 1834. Any woman wishing to see the proceedings and debates had to sit behind the grates, blocking the view and limiting the ability to hear....   [tags: central lobby,house of commons,ladies' gallery]

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- Throughout the novel ‘One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest’ written by Ken Kesey, and the poem ‘Advice to Young Ladies’ crafted by A.D. Hope, there is evidence to suggest that the discourses represented by the characters in the novel and poem unveil the ways discourses of conformity underpin the characters’ actions, perceptions and motives, as well as inviting and silencing beliefs, attitudes and values. The author and poet are able to strongly convey their beliefs to the reader from their personal experiences....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Survival of Nazi Atrocities and Borowski’s Narrative Techniques in This Way To The Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen

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Discourses of Conformity in One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest and Advice to Young Ladies

- Discourses of Conformity in One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest and Advice to Young Ladies Any text, despite an appearance of neutrality, is underpinned by specific discourses. Throughout the novel One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest written by Ken Kesey, and the poem Advice to Young Ladies crafted by A.D. Hope, there is evidence to suggest that the discourses represented by the characters in both text unveil the ways discourses of conformity underpin the characters’ actions, perceptions and motives, as well as inviting and silencing beliefs, attitudes and values of individualism....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Goodbye Ladies And Gentlemen, Thank You All For Gathering Tonight For Lissette 's Retirement Party

- Hello Ladies and Gentlemen, thank you all for gathering tonight for Lissette’s retirement party. I know you are all excited to celebrate Lissette’s accomplishments and her transformation away from work. As Lissette’s husband, I have seen her transitioned from a young lady in college to my wife working in high schools and colleges. We have been married after we had both finished college. Then right after she began interning and training to become the best athletic trainer. But she didn’t become one of the best athletic trainers for the National Collegiate Athletic Association overnight....   [tags: College, High school, Higher education, Education]

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The Presence of Young Ladies in Science

- As I sit and recall the many classes that I have taken in my short student career there are many that stand out. They could stand out to me because the teacher was always very attentive, or because I would spend endless nights attempting to master the subject. Although, there is one class that stands out in my memories above the rest. In this class I had a great teacher and did spend many hours trying to understand the formulas, but those are definitely not the reasons why. It was my Physics 11 class....   [tags: physics,career, equal chances]

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Poor Clare Life Today

- The Poor Clares belong to the Order of Saint Clare, which originally used to be called the Order of Poor Ladies. They were the second Franciscan Order to be established. Poor Clare life today has similarities of how it was back in 1212, but it also has some minor differences. They have a strict schedule that they abided by while also still following the powerful mission that the Poor Clares founded. Poor Clare life today is entirely dedicated to God, just as it was back then. Saint Clare was born in 1193 in Assisi into nobility....   [tags: order of Saint Clare, Order of Poor Ladies]

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From Movements to Parties in Latin America. The Evolution of Ethnic Politics. Donna Lee Van Cott. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2005. Pp. 276

- The author analyzes how indigenous people’s movements in Latin America transformed into viable political parties. For her, these new parties are good for the democracy because they enrich and enhance the legitimacy of the political and electoral system. She assumes that the primary link between state and society are the parties and its accountability impact on the institutions. She proves that the crisis of the traditional parties and the transformation of the historical electoral constrains were determinant factors that contributed to ethnic party formation and consolidation....   [tags: Article Analysis]

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Loving Two Leading Ladies in The Marriage of Figaro

- ... She was intelligent and compassionate and insightful. This insight is clear to us from the beginning, as the curtains open on a bedroom, in which Figaro is measuring and Susanna is preparing her headdress for the ceremony later that day. Their duet begins and Figaro is measuring dimensions of furniture to a “bourree pattern”6 with strong beats, while Susanna sings a “gavotte”7 which is quick and lively, about her beautiful headdress. She calls to Figaro to admire it, and breaks his pattern. “The third-beat accent of her melody unsettles Figaro’s deliberate downbeat… interfere[ing] with the valet’s concentration… throwing his vocal tallying out of sync.”8 She fills in his space with a del...   [tags: Mozart, LaPonte, Beaumarchais]

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The Role of Women before and during World War I

- From having no influence in society to being a large part of the modern day, women have evolved alongside the ever changing culture they live in. The change was not always accepted by society and women felt the pressure to not develop their roles from the men and women who were not in favor of change. The change in women’s roles was visible in stories that were read during the year. The roles of women that are evident in the plays A Doll’s House, by Henrik Ibsen, and Antigone, by Sophocles, and the novel The Great Gatsby, by F....   [tags: ladies in the front lines, nurses]

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The Legacy of Jackie Kenedy: An Influential Icon

- Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis’ passion for fashion, grace, intellect, and ability to relate to those of all ages, has her remembered as the most influential First Lady in American History. Throughout her life Jackie affected countless Americans on many different levels. Mothers, children, and even men looked up to her and wondered how she would amaze them next with either her charm, sense of style, or ability to handle almost any situation with grace, and intellect that came her way. A loving and affluent family from New York raised Jacqueline Kennedy....   [tags: trend setters, first ladies]

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