Confucius often answers direct questions with analogies. How does this teaching method both reflect
his theory of education and facilitate learning?
Confucius use of analogies is a testament to his belief that seeking education should be a personal
Focus on two or three things in the Mesopotamian and/or Ovid's account of creation that differ from
Genesis. How do they differ? What is the significance of these differences?
Focus on two or three things in the Mesopotamian and/or Ovid's account of the f
Consider Montaigne's assertion concerning a New World tribe that practices cannibalism: "We may
then call these people barbarous, in respect to the rules of reason: but not in respect to ourselves,
who in all sorts of barbarity exceed them." Does Montaign
Use How to Read Inferno: Themes to aid you in analyzing ONE group of sinners in Dante's Inferno.
Use at least two of the four elements on the chart for your interpretation. You may consider whether
or not you deem appropriate the punishment or the sinner'
Consider the rape narratives in the Metamorphoses. How does Ovid convey his sympathy for the
victims and his disdain for the rapists?
While reading Ovids Metamorphoses, rape appears to be a reoccurring theme. In Ovids writing, there
is a sharp contrast in
Looking at The Apology as Socrates last chance to teach the Athenians something, what do you
think he tried to teach them?
Attempting to analyze exactly what Socrates was trying to teach the Athenians in The Apology is a
great exercise as it reveals the e
Write out a passage from one of the four Renaissance prose writers for this unit, and explain how that
passage represents a clear break from the Middle Ages.
He judged it not fit to determine anything rashly; and seemed to doubt whether those different fo
How do Hunahpu and Xbalanque, the heroes of Mayan myth, compare and contrast with other epic
heroes that we have encountered in our studies?
Comparing Hunahpu and Xbalanque is just like how Enkidu and Gilgamesh were in the Epic of Gilgamesh
Which of the two interpretations of The Tempest do you find more convincing or illuminating, the
Renaissance humanist one or the Postcolonial one? Explain your choice.
I definitely found the Renaissance humanist version of The Tempest significantly more c
After going through all of my research, depending on how you use
video games they can have both positive and negative effects on you. In
todays youth they tend to play video games that are popular, and most of
the games that are popular are violent. Some
World History 1112-Equiano Book Review
October 8, 2015
Equiano starts his story by saying how some authors have to defend themselves against
declarations of pride. He goes on to say that whenever people read a memoir, they think that
A Difference in Strength
In The Odyssey, Odysseus is known as a prideful and a clever man who uses his smarts to get
what he wants, which is usually glories for himself. He is the King of Ithaca and a hero from the
Trojan War, is embarking on the journey
February 16, 2015
English 1102-Modernism Essay 2
What is Heroism?
Heroism, a word derived by the Greek hrs, originally alluded to a demigod. A demigod
is a man who is both admired and respected due to being born into royalty. T
January 21, 2015
English 1102-Gothic Literature Essay 1
The Tell-Tale Heart Analysis
Can stories really be considered good if they do not have a few vital elements? Some
important parts of a story are the plot, the characters,
March 23, 2015
English 1102-Connell/Hughes Essay
The Most Dangerous Game
There are many elements that make up the story, The Most Dangerous Game, by
Richard Connell. A few of these key elements are the suspense used in the stor
World History 1112-Ordinary Men Book Review
November 17, 2015
Christopher Browning, who is the author of Ordinary Men, is an American writer, as well
as a historian. Brownings holocaust-centered works, like Ordinary Men, are what he is k
Media is an extremely important part of everyday life, especially if you live in the United
States of America. Many American people turn to the internet or their televisions for the latest
newsgood or bad. Most opinions people gather from news-worthy situ
SLO Essay-US History 2112 (CRN 40743)
Jessica Yarbrough (900301846)
West Georgia Technical College
This paper discusses industrialization, expansionism, progressivism, isolationism, and
globalization from the year 1877 to
The gods agree in secrecy
to ruin humanity with a
The flood is sent to ruin
most of human life in one
particular city because of
their moral shame.
Lycaon is seen as THE
corruption of hu
In studying this unit, discuss something new that you learned about Christianity, Islam, their
relationship and/or their legacy of conflict.
Islam and Christianity are the two most practiced religions in the world. Growing up, I always had, in my
Dr. Lydia Postell
World Literature I
26 March 2017
For centuries stories have been told both verbally or written throughout most cultures. It
seemed as though most of those stories have both protagonists and antagonists. Regardless
Jessica Yarbrough (900301846)
Art Appreciation 1101-Research Proposal
March 3, 2015
Edward Ruscha, an American
artist who resides in California, is
associated with the pop art
movement. He is a well-established
artist who is known all around the
Two Stories, One Hero
Although every piece of literature is different, one thing remains, and that is how important
heroes are to a story. A hero is a character who surpasses difficult trials successfully, defeats
odds, fights off the enemies, and lastly,
In my opinion, the Renaissance Humanist version of The Tempest was more convincing than the
Postcolonial version of The Tempest. Starting from the opening of the story, Shakespeare makes his point
about humanism not just being upheld but a lifestyle very
Hooking up is considered a casual pastime of our generation. In "Time to Stop Hooking Up" by
Donna Frietas, she talks about the effects that hooking up can cause to young adults. She starts back
from her college days to give the reader an idea that she wa
July 1, 2016
The first formal American political party called the Federalist Party popularly
known as First Hamilton Party was formed in the late 18th century. The party
championed for a
"Science of Parenting: Video Games And Other Media: Pros And Cons" (2010): OAlster.
Web. 13 July 2015.
This article gives basic information to parents about the effects of video games. It asks and
answers simple questions that everyday parents would have
If you are a parent, teacher, kid, or young adult; at some point you have seen, heard, or have
even played a video game. Two thirds of American households play video games, 60% of them being
male and 40% of them being female. Ever since they were created
Video Games: The Pros and Cons of Today's Society
(The Positive and Negative Effects of Video Games in Today's Youth)
How do video games affect the mind, body, and emotional state of the player?
o Positive and Negative effects
What are some different ways
After studying and discussing the principles of the founding of the United States of America, I have learned that
the government was made to work in a certain way. There were guidelines, rules, and regulations put down on
paper, so that the country would