In modern society, diversity among people is an admired quality, which many feel strengthens all of humanity. Diversity in today's world is a result of many cultures coming together to share and celebrate their various backgrounds. Music is one of the largest facets of culture worldwide, and therefo
The Maintenance of Internal Security Act,1971
The Maintenance of Internal Security Act promulgated in 1971 also provides for preventive detention. During the 1975-77 Emergency, the act was amended to allow the government to arrest individuals without specifying charges. The g
Transformations of Language in Modern Dystopias
David W. Sisk
Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy, Number 75
Donald Palumbo, Series Adviser
Westport, Connecticut • London
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-PublicationData
Sisk David W., 1963-
The Communalization and Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai’s In Custody 1
T of Urdu in India is an extremely layered one which needs to be examined historically, politically and ideologically in order to grasp
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Dr. MONZER KAHF
This chapter consists of four Sections or sub-chapters. They deal
respectively with the issues of relevance, definition, and methodology of Islamic
economics and with its relationship with...
Animal Farm Critical Essay
Animal Farm is a short novel, published in 1945 and written by George Orwell. The novel tells the story of a group of farm animals who, in an attempt to create an idealistic state, overthrow their human master. However, their leaders, the pigs, progressively become more
Of all the forms of literature, the most interesting might be the fairytales, or the science fiction thriller about robots. However, there lacks the sense of truth, in a way blocking the reader from true connection with the story. Memoir is real, memoir is true, and memoir can range from any end o
My focus is upon a piece by Niccolo Machiavelli, an Italian prince from the renaissance period who writes "The Morals of a Prince", and in an opposite vein, an essay by George Orwell, an English author and enemy of totalitarianism whose essay is "Politics and the English Language". Within these ess
This is an essay discussing human love, corruption, evil and hatred, and its relation to human nature. This is my philosophy; it is the product of what I have learned from other people and through observation of the world around me.The key ideas I will be supporting in the following paragraphs is th
109 Argument Sample 13
1. The following appeared as part of an annual report sent to stockholders by Olympic Foods, a processor of frozen foods. 13
2. The following appeared in a memorandum from the business department of the Apogee Company. 14
3. The following appeared in a memorandum i
English as a global language
English is spoken in most parts of the world, for instance in Great Britain, the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and in many more countries. Moreover in African states English serves as main form of communication.
English is, after the Chinese one, the language
Essay – Bruce Dawe
What is Bruce Dawe saying in ‘Breakthrough’ and ‘Televistas’ about the impact of the media on modern society?
In your discussion show how the poem uses persuasive and poetic techniques to convey the viewpoint.
There are many different ways for poets to get a messa
Essay topic: Educational Reforms and Employment Opportunities.
Picture to yourself a crowded scene in a train crossing through the rural belt of India. The train stops for some time for track clearance and a couple of kids in rags enter the compartment with brooms. As the gentlemen seated in the
Short Message Service (SMS) Is Corrupting Our Language
Name : IRIS ML
This study was conducted to survey agree or disagree on the issue ‘short message service (SMS) is corrupting our language’. This conduct will compound all information from few of the Malaysians who own the mo
Children's language and children's literature
How does the absence of parents function to provide order (or disorder) in literature written for children?
Children's literature is an essential part of their linguistic, social, and cultural development, providing more than just entertainment, as W
George Orwell 1949
It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen. Winston Smith, his chin nuzzled into his breast in an eﬀort to escape the vile wind, slipped quickly through the glass doors of Victory Mansions, though not quickly enough to prevent
Analytical essay: LA Confidential and Animal Kingdom
By Dwayne Fitzpatrick
âCompare the dominant readings of the films LA Confidential and Animal Kingdom by examining and analysing the language of each and the audience positioning through the privileging of particular social and cultural valuesâ
Railways are of great use to us. They were introduced into India by the English.
There is an engine at the head of the train. Behind it there are several carriages. The engine and the carriage together are called a train. The train runs over a pair of steel rails. The rai
Some say that every text has a use by date and whereas some believe that every text is dateless. The idea that every text has its use by date is incorrect, and in this essay, we will argue against this idea. If a text is written from a long period of time ago it does not mean that it still won’t b