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Corbeill
Corbeill
Corbeill Anthony Corbeill. Controlling Laughter: Political Humor in the Late Roman Republic. Anthony Corbeill is an Associate Professor of Classics, and holds a degree in Classical Languages and Literature from the University of Michigan and the University of California, Berkeley. Professor Corbeill teaches Greek and Latin at all levels, Roman Civlilization, and Greek and Roman Mythology. He is a member of the American Philological Association, the American Classical League, and the Society of F
THE ART OF BODY PIERCING
THE ART OF BODY PIERCING
THE ART OF BODY PIERCING There are multiple body art forms in the world today. The art of body piercing has a colorful history that spans many centuries. (History) As a relatively new trend all over the world it represents a new area of interest. Though body piercing is controversial these days, the opinions are divided. The opposition states that rebellion insights body piercing while the practicians say that it brings personal fulfilment. Supporters sustain that body piercing should be viewed
Same-Sex Marriage
Same-Sex Marriage
Same-Sex Marriage You Yu Yeh 4-16-99 English 1B Professor Runyan Essay#2 ¡§Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred. It is an association that promotes a way of life, not causes; a harmony in living, not political faiths; a bilateral loyalty, not commercial or social projects¡¨, from U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Douglas 1965. Should the definition of family include gay and lesbian partnerships? A surprising decision of a
Brave New World
Brave New World
Brave New World Chapter 1 Summary: The novel is set six hundred years in the future. The world has submitted to domination by World Controllers, whose primary goal is to ensure the stability and happiness of society. Thus the underlying principle of the regime is utilitarianism, or maximizing the overall happiness of the society. The novel begins at the Central London Hatchery and Conditioning Center, a production factory for human beings. A group of students is being given a tour of the facilit
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto Chapter 1 Summary: Bourgeois and Proletarians The Communist Manifesto begins with Marx\'s famous generalization that "the history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles" (79). Marx describes these classes in terms of binary oppositions, with one party as oppressor, the other as oppressed. While human societies have traditionally been organized according to complex, multi-member class hierarchies, the demise of feudalism affected by the French Revol
Unrequited Love In Porphyrias Lover
Unrequited Love In Porphyrias Lover
Unrequited Love In "Porphyrias Lover" Unrequited Love in Porphyria\'s Lover In Robert Browning\'s dramatic monologue Porphyria\'s Lover, he introduces the persona, a twisted and abnormally possessive lover whose dealings are influenced by the perceived deliberation of others actions. As the monologue begins, a terrible, almost intentional storm sets upon the persona, who awaits his love, Porphyria. His lover glide[s] in (l 6) from a gay feast (l 27) and attempts to calm her angry love. This lead
A whole bunch of useless information
A whole bunch of useless information
A whole bunch of useless information Utopian Texts Chronological List of Utopian Texts Note: not all of these texts are necessarily 'utopias' in the strict sense (whether there can be said to be a strict sense of this term is another matter), but they all have elements of the genre - or are used in our course. Several early modern utopian texts can be found in digital reproductions of the original editions on Early English Books Online (EEBO) and/or Gallica. The compilers of the New York Public
Charlotte brontes jane eyre an
Charlotte brontes jane eyre an
Charlotte brontes jane eyre an How and why are selected canonical texts re-written by female authors? Answer with close reference to Charlotte Brontes Jane Eyre and Jean Rhyss Wide Sargasso Sea. The Sargasso Sea is a relatively still sea, lying within the south-west zone of the North Atlantic Ocean, at the centre of a swirl of warm ocean currents. Metaphorically, for Jean Rhys, it represented an area of calm, within the wide division between England and the West Indies. Within such an area, a
Same-Sex Marriage
Same-Sex Marriage
Same-Sex Marriage ¡§Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred. It is an association that promotes a way of life, not causes; a harmony in living, not political faiths; a bilateral loyalty, not commercial or social projects¡¨, from U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Douglas 1965. Should the definition of family include gay and lesbian partnerships? A surprising decision of approving the homosexual¡¦s marriage by the Hawaii Supre
Brave New World
Brave New World
Brave New World Chapter 1 Summary: The novel is set six hundred years in the future. The world has submitted to domination by World Controllers, whose primary goal is to ensure the stability and happiness of society. Thus the underlying principle of the regime is utilitarianism, or maximizing the overall happiness of the society. The novel begins at the Central London Hatchery and Conditioning Center, a production factory for human beings. A group of students is being given a tour of the facilit
Midterm notes
Midterm notes
Midterm notes Part 1: Consolation of Philosophy, written by Boethius 1. Boethius was a popular member of the senatorial family. He was a philosopher that agreed with Plato that government should be solely in the hands of wise men. After becoming consul, charges of treason were brought against him. He lived in a time in Roman society when everyone was mainly Christian. He was an Arian Christian and believed that Christ was neither truly God nor truly man. Because of his beliefs, he was seen as a
The Life and Times of Nero
The Life and Times of Nero
The Life and Times of Nero Carlo Maria Franzero was born December 21, 1892 in Turin, Italy. He was educated at the University of Turin. Upon the commencement of the Second World War, Franzero fled Fascist ruled Italy for England. He worked in England as a journalist for the London Daily Telegraph during World War II and later he served as a correspondent for Il Tempo, a Roman newspaper. His expertise is Ancient Roman and Italian History. Other notable works by Franzero are The Life and Times of
Iran- Contra Scandal
Iran- Contra Scandal
Iran- Contra Scandal Over the centuries ancient Roman society has played a significant role in the creation of a common culture like our own. The material remains from ancient Rome have preserved valuable evidence for the status and accomplishments of the Roman people. Because so many aspects of ancient Roman civilization are respected and followed in society today, such as Roman art, Roman roads, and Roman law, it is important to understand the similarities and differences that ally within the
Birth Control
Birth Control
Birth Control Birth Control Birth control has been a topic affecting women\'s and men\'s health, religion, sexuality and peace of mind for many years. Let me start with the history of birth control. A variety of birth control methods have been used throughout history and across cultures. In ancient Egypt women used dried crocodile dung and honey as vaginal suppositories to prevent pregnancy. One of the earliest mentions of contraceptive vaginal suppositories appears in the Ebers Medical Papyrus,
The effect of chrysler
The effect of chrysler
the effect of chrysler Enter the NEW Term Paper Help Site HERE and SKIP the Other ads! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- If You Get No Reponse, Press STOP & Then Click This Link ! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- *** Essays - Topics *** Accounting & Finance - Personal Finance - Money & Banking - Corporate Finance - Economics - Economic Theory - Economic History - International Economics - International
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1879 1890
1879 1890 HENRIK IBSEN\'S A DOLL\'S HOUSE & HEDDA GABLER CONTENTS CONTENTS SECTION............................ SEARCH ON THE AUTHOR AND HIS TIMES............................. IDOLAUTH A Doll\'s House THE PLAY The Plot.......................................... IDOLPLOT The Characters.................................... IDOLCHAR Other Elements Setting...................................... IDOLSETT Themes....................................... IDOLTHEM Style........................................
Unrequited Love In \'Porphyria\'s Lover\'
Unrequited Love In \'Porphyria\'s Lover\'
Unrequited Love In \"Porphyria\'s Lover\" Unrequited Love in \"Porphyria\'s Lover\" In Robert Browning\'s dramatic monologue \"Porphyria\'s Lover,\" he introduces the persona, a twisted and abnormally possessive lover whose dealings are influenced by the perceived deliberation of others actions. As the monologue begins, a terrible, almost intentional storm sets upon the persona, who awaits his love, Porphyria. His lover \"glide[s] in\" (l 6) from a \"gay feast\" (l 27) and attempts to calm her a
Matrix Reloaded Movie Review
Matrix Reloaded Movie Review
Matrix Reloaded Movie Review The Matrix: Reloaded Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Hugo Weaving, Clayton Watson, Nona Gaye, Monica Bellucci, Cornel West Director(s): Larry Wachowski, Andy Wachowski Screenwriter(s): Larry Wachowski, Andy Wachowski Filming Location(s): Australia; Chicago; San Francisco Studio: Warner Bros. Alternate Title(s): The Matrix 2 Rating: R - for sci-fi violence and some sexuality Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Sequel -----
The ancient city of Pompeii is best known for bein
The ancient city of Pompeii is best known for bein
The ancient city of Pompeii is best known for being covered by an erupting volcano and being almost forgotten. From the time the city was rediscovered in the 1700s scientists and archeologists have managed to piece together evidence to show not just how people died but how they lived. We now know that before the eruption of Mt Vesuvius on August 24 79 AD Pompeii was a resort town. From the remains of Pompeii scholars have deducted the socioeconomic, religious and political life of Pompeii’s last
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto Chapter 1 Summary: Bourgeois and Proletarians The Communist Manifesto begins with Marx's famous generalization that the history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles (79). Marx describes these classes in terms of binary oppositions, with one party as oppressor, the other as oppressed. While human societies have traditionally been organized according to complex, multi-membered class hierarchies, the demise of feudalism effected by the French Revolu
Iran- Contra Scandal
Iran- Contra Scandal
Iran- Contra Scandal Over the centuries ancient Roman society has played a significant role in the creation of a common culture like our own. The material remains from ancient Rome have preserved valuable evidence for the status and accomplishments of the Roman people. Because so many aspects of ancient Roman civilization are respected and followed in society today, such as Roman art, Roman roads, and Roman law, it is important to understand the similarities and differences that ally within the
A whole bunch of useless information
A whole bunch of useless information
A whole bunch of useless information Utopian Texts Chronological List of Utopian Texts Note: not all of these texts are necessarily \'utopias\' in the strict sense (whether there can be said to be a strict sense of this term is another matter), but they all have elements of the genre - or are used in our course. Several early modern utopian texts can be found in digital reproductions of the original editions on Early English Books Online (EEBO) and/or Gallica. The compilers of the New York Publi
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto Chapter 1 Summary: Bourgeois and Proletarians The Communist Manifesto begins with Marx's famous generalization that "the history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles" (79). Marx describes these classes in terms of binary oppositions, with one party as oppressor, the other as oppressed. While human societies have traditionally been organized according to complex, multi-membered class hierarchies, the demise of feudalism effected by the French Revo
Deviant is more than a label
Deviant is more than a label
deviant is more than a label Whatever the term deviance creates , in general it is popularly assumed that \'deviants\' are individuals who are somehow less capable, less socially responsible, less adjusted, and consequently less useful to society than their more fortunate, upright and \'normal\' fellows ( Social Deviance in Australia, p 4). In the case of Aboriginal drinking, alcohol is the main source of criminalisation and incarceration. This public labelling gives the individual an entirely n
The Causation of Serial Killers
The Causation of Serial Killers
The Causation of Serial Killers People become serial killers for many reasons. Serial Killers are people with three or more seperate events with an emotional cooling off period between homicides with an emotional cooling- off period between homicides with each murder taking place at a different location. (Schechter and Everitt, 69). Serial killers are the most frightening psychopaths because they do not reveal any of the basic human emotions- empathy, conscience, or remorse, (Schechter and Everi
Corbeill - Political Humor In The Late Roman Repub
Corbeill - Political Humor In The Late Roman Repub
Corbeill - Political Humor In The Late Roman Republic Anthony Corbeill. Controlling Laughter: Political Humor in the Late Roman Republic. Anthony Corbeill is an Associate Professor of Classics, and holds a degree in Classical Languages and Literature from the University of Michigan and the University of California, Berkeley. Professor Corbeill teaches Greek and Latin at all levels, Roman Civlilization, and Greek and Roman Mythology. He is a member of the American Philological Association, the Am
Charlotte Brontes Jane Eyre An
Charlotte Brontes Jane Eyre An
Charlotte Brontes Jane Eyre An How and why are selected canonical texts re-written by female authors? Answer with close reference to Charlotte Bronte\'s Jane Eyre and Jean Rhys\'s Wide Sargasso Sea. The Sargasso Sea is a relatively still sea, lying within the south-west zone of the North Atlantic Ocean, at the centre of a swirl of warm ocean currents. Metaphorically, for Jean Rhys, it represented an area of calm, within the wide division between England and the West Indies. Within such an area,
Unrequited Love In Porphyria's Lover
Unrequited Love In Porphyria's Lover
Unrequited Love In "Porphyria\'s Lover" Unrequited Love in "Porphyria\'s Lover" In Robert Browning\'s dramatic monologue "Porphyria\'s Lover," he introduces the persona, a twisted and abnormally possessive lover whose dealings are influenced by the perceived deliberation of others actions. As the monologue begins, a terrible, almost intentional storm sets upon the persona, who awaits his love, Porphyria. His lover "glide[s] in" (l 6) from a "gay feast" (l 27) and attempts to calm her angry love.
You Yu Yeh
You Yu Yeh
You Yu Yeh 4-16-99 English 1B Professor Runyan Essay#2 Same-Sex Marriage ¡§Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred. It is an association that promotes a way of life, not causes; a harmony in living, not political faiths; a bilateral loyalty, not commercial or social projects¡¨, from U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Douglas 1965. Should the definition of family include gay and lesbian partnerships? A surprising decision of a
Freedom and its Problems The Life of Neaera
Freedom and its Problems The Life of Neaera
Freedom and its Problems The Life of Neaera Freedom and its Problems: The Life of Neaera (pg. 111) Ancient Greece, the inventor of democracy, philosophy and much of modern western culture and thought, was also the proprietor of the most dehumanizing institution known to mankind, slavery. The excerpt from The Ancient World, Readings in Social and Cultural History, entitled The Life of Neaera, tells the ever so sad story of a slave girl sold into a life of prostitution and all the hardships she mu
Chapter 1 Summary: Bourgeois and Proletarians
Chapter 1 Summary: Bourgeois and Proletarians
Chapter 1 Summary: Bourgeois and Proletarians The Communist Manifesto begins with Marx's famous generalization that "the history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles" (79). Marx describes these classes in terms of binary oppositions, with one party as oppressor, the other as oppressed. While human societies have traditionally been organized according to complex, multi-membered class hierarchies, the demise of feudalism effected by the French Revolution has brought a
Charlotte brontes jane eyre an
Charlotte brontes jane eyre an
Charlotte brontes jane eyre an How and why are selected canonical texts re-written by female authors? Answer with close reference to Charlotte Brontes Jane Eyre and Jean Rhyss Wide Sargasso Sea. The Sargasso Sea is a relatively still sea, lying within the south-west zone of the North Atlantic Ocean, at the centre of a swirl of warm ocean currents. Metaphorically, for Jean Rhys, it represented an area of calm, within the wide division between England and the West Indies. Within such an area, a
CHARMED
CHARMED
CHARMED INTRODUCTION There is more than one side to any story. This is more true with witchcraft of the written word than with most topics. You know where you stand on this issue, but what is your opinion based on? Is it based on fact and your morals, or on other people's m als? To help determine this, it is a good idea to find out what other people have thought on the issue. This research paper aims to instill awareness & consciousness among students of their implications on this supernatural s
Cinderella Bib. - Criticism & Analysis
Cinderella Bib. - Criticism & Analysis
Cinderella Bib. - Criticism & Analysis CINDERELLA BIBLIOGRAPHY by Russell A. Peck CRITICISM, THEORY, and ANALYSIS:Aarne, Antti A., and Stith Thompson. The Types of the Folktale: A Classification and Bibliography. Folklore Fellows Communications no. 184. Helsinki: Academia Scientiarum Fennica, l96l. Revised edn. 1964. Second revision, Helsinki: Soumalainen Tiedeakatemia, 1981. [Tales classified according to Animal Tales (Wild Animals, Wild Animals and Domestic Animals, Man and Wild Animals, Dome
Prostitution
Prostitution
Prostitution Prostitution in a broad aspect, is a relatively indiscriminate sexual exchange made for material gain. Individuals prostitute themselves when they grant sexual access for money, gifts, or other payment and in so doing uses their body in commodity. In legal terms the word prostitute refers only to those who "engage frequently and overly in such sexual-economic exchanges" (Britannica Encyclopedia Online). Prostitution differed in pre-industrial societies compared to industrial societi
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto
Communist Manifesto Chapter 1 Summary: Bourgeois and ProletariansThe Communist Manifesto begins with Marx\'s famous generalization that the history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles (79). Marx describes these classes in terms of binary oppositions, with one party as oppressor, the other as oppressed. While human societies have traditionally been organized according to complex, multi-member class hierarchies, the demise of feudalism affected by the French Revoluti
The Causation of Serial Killers
The Causation of Serial Killers
The Causation of Serial Killers People become serial killers for many reasons. Serial Killers are people with three or more seperate events with an emotional cooling off period between homicides with an emotional cooling- off period between homicides with each murder taking place at a different location. (Schechter and Everitt, 69). Serial killers are the most frightening psychopaths because they do not reveal any of the basic human emotions- empathy, conscience, or remorse, (Schechter and Everi
Brave New World
Brave New World
Brave New World Chapter 1 Summary: The novel is set six hundred years in the future. The world has submitted to domination by World Controllers, whose primary goal is to ensure the stability and happiness of society. Thus the underlying principle of the regime is utilitarianism, or maximizing the overall happiness of the society. The novel begins at the Central London Hatchery and Conditioning Center, a production factory for human beings. A group of students is being given a tour of the facilit
THE ART OF BODY PIERCING
THE ART OF BODY PIERCING
THE ART OF BODY PIERCING There are multiple body art forms in the world today. The art of body piercing has "a colorful history that spans many centuries." (History) As a relatively new trend all over the world it represents a new area of interest. Though body piercing is controversial these days, the opinions are divided. The opposition states that rebellion insights body piercing while the practicians say that it brings personal fulfilment. Supporters sustain that body piercing should be viewe
Matrix Reloaded Movie Review
Matrix Reloaded Movie Review
Matrix Reloaded Movie Review The Matrix: Reloaded Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Hugo Weaving, Clayton Watson, Nona Gaye, Monica Bellucci, Cornel West Director(s): Larry Wachowski, Andy Wachowski Screenwriter(s): Larry Wachowski, Andy Wachowski Filming Location(s): Australia; Chicago; San Francisco Studio: Warner Bros. Alternate Title(s): The Matrix 2 Rating: R - for sci-fi violence and some sexuality Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Sequel -----
The position of the Etruscans in late prehistory
The position of the Etruscans in late prehistory
The position of the Etruscans in late prehistory Many years before continental Europe was united by the enveloping grasp of the conquering Romans, in a fertile region just north of Rome, Central Italy, a fascinating population existed. Known to modern archaeologists as the Etruscans, their origin, like much of their history, is disputed. Due to a dearth of archaeological evidence and lack of surviving literature, much of what we can conclude regarding their existence is little more than supposit
Iran- Contra Scandal
Iran- Contra Scandal
Iran- Contra Scandal Over the centuries ancient Roman society has played a significant role in the creation of a common culture like our own. The material remains from ancient Rome have preserved valuable evidence for the status and accomplishments of the Roman people. Because so many aspects of ancient Roman civilization are respected and followed in society today, such as Roman art, Roman roads, and Roman law, it is important to understand the similarities and differences that ally within the
Women in Pompeii
Women in Pompeii
women in Pompeii The ancient city of Pompeii is best known for being covered by an erupting volcano and being almost forgotten. From the time the city was rediscovered in the 1700s scientists and archeologists have managed to piece together evidence to show not just how people died but how they lived. We now know that before the eruption of Mt Vesuvius on August 24 79 AD Pompeii was a resort town. From the remains of Pompeii scholars have deducted the socioeconomic, religious and political life
Cool reading
Cool reading
Cool reading Cool Reading A reading journal by Stephen Balbach [email protected] Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike The originals can be found at http://bachlab.balbach.net/coolreading.html Reading journal for years 2004 - February 2006 Keywords: book review, bookreview, book reviews, bookreview, review, reviews _________________________________________________________________________ Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed Jared Diamond 2004 2005 hardback Februar