Free Bernard Essays and Papers

Sort By:
Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays

Free Bernard Essays and Papers

Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Bernard Bolzano-Pedagogue ABSTRACT: Bernard Bolzano (1781-1848), the famous logician and mathematician, worked from 1805-1819 as a religious professor at the Prague University. His studies focused on three main themes: (1) ethical education, including a rather liberal sexual education as well as the problems of the coexistence of Czechs and Germans in one country (with foresight into some of these matters before the rise of extreme nationalism); (2) social problems, where he formulated for the

    • 1899 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Powerful Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Bernard Lonergan

    • 1630 Words
    • 4 Pages

    Bernard Lonergan was born on the 17th of December 1904 in Buckingham, Quebec. Coming from an Irish background, his family had settled on a small farm in a French-speaking community. His family attended St. Gregory Nazianzen Catholic church and Bernard was instituted into a Catholic boys school named St. Michael's. He was later sent to a boarding school named Loyola College that was situated in Montreal. Lonergan entered the Society of Jesus on July 29th 1922 at age 18. He then taught at Jesuit

    • 1630 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Bernard Marx, being a male Alpha, is the type of person who just doesn’t really fit in. While just about all people are very open about their thoughts and personal feelings, Bernard is very secretive about many of his thoughts and actions. For instance, when Lenina tries to talk to him about “having her,” his face goes pale and he insists that they discuss it in private (pg 58). He seems to be very concerned about what people would think if he started talking about that kind of stuff in front of

    • 556 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Bernard Shaw

    • 1931 Words
    • 4 Pages

    George Bernard Shaw is known by many as the most significant English playwright since the seventeenth century. He wrote fifty-seven plays in his lifetime, and a vast majority of them were revolutionary in their themes. On July 26, 1856, George Bernard Shaw was born in Dublin, Ireland. Shaw was the first son of his parents, George and Lucille, but had two sisters upon his arrival. Although they lived in Ireland, the Shaws were Protestants and George Bernard was baptized in the Church of England; however

    • 1931 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Work of Bernard Lonergan ABSTRACT: The theory of agency, it has been claimed, seems to involve two strange notions: on the one hand, that of a self who is not merely an event, but a substance; and that of causation, according to which an agent, who is a substance, can nevertheless be the cause of an event. The understanding of the conscious subject as constituted by the operations of experience, understanding, judgment and decision, proposed by the Canadian philosopher and theologian, Bernard Lonergan

    • 2539 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    The Importance of Bernard in Death of a Salesman All of the characters in the performance Death of a Salesman have special traits that are indicative of their personality and literary purpose in the piece. Each serves a particular purpose and symbolizes distinct goals, functions, or qualities. The author places every character in a specific location to contrast, or emphasize another character’s shortcomings, mistakes, or areas of strength.  For this purpose, Bernard, a character in Death of

    • 669 Words
    • 2 Pages
    • 3 Works Cited
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Biographical Information Bernard of Clairvaux was the founding abbot of Clairvaux Abbey in Burgundy, France. He was one of the most commanding Church leaders in the twelfth century, one of the greatest spiritual masters of all times and the most powerful propagator of the Cistercian reform. Born to the highest and very religious nobility in Burgundy, France, Bernard had a naturally strong intellect as well as a genuinely religious nature from a young age which showed when he was sent away to study

    • 879 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Bernard Shaw Pygmalion A Romance in Five Acts 1. Summary of the Play, page 2 2. Introduction and Short Analysis of the Main Character, page 4 3. Interpretation, page 5 4. Additional Information, page 7 5. Literature and Links, page 8 1. Summary London at 11.15 a.m., on a rainy summer day. Everybody’s running for shelter because of the torrential storm. A bunch of people ist gathering in St. Pauls church, looking outside and waiting for the rain to stop. Among the crowd, there

    • 3418 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Powerful Essays
  • Better Essays

    The Fixer by Bernard Malamud

    • 1334 Words
    • 3 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited

    to attain a miniature amount of happiness and sufferings which mold us to be good human beings. The role of conversion would not have taken place without the act of suffering. This vital concept is powerfully handled by the Jewish-American writer, Bernard Malamud in his novel, The Fixer. The Fixer is a classic example for the existential ideology that catharsis of human being happens only through suffering. He proposed “Every man is a Jew” (94). He looks upon a Jew as a paradigm of human values and

    • 1334 Words
    • 3 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    movie may seem simple and effortless, it comes with its fair share of obstacles, the main being deciding which scenes to utilize. This editorial power provided Barry Levinson, the director of the film The Natural, to add, cut, and alter scenes from Bernard Malamud's literary masterpiece from which it was based. These changes allowed Barry Levinson to create his individualized version of The Natural. The first major change Barry Levinson made in the film was the relationship Iris Lemon shared with Roy

    • 701 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
Previous
Page12345678950