The Muslim heritage of my family
Barack Hussein Obama
There has been a lot made in the recent weeks about the Muslim history of my family. Some of the things that have been said are true, others are false, so I am writing this letter to clear up the misunderstandings on this issue.
Yes, it is tr...
Is there an essential difference between leadership and management? When should one manage and when should one lead?
Leadership & Management •••
Table of Contents
Personal Reflections Report
Affairs of the Heart
As a young child, I was just like any sensitive girl my age. What separated me from the rest were stories of my childhood, stories that were kept secret because no one would understand. Only a fraction of my life has past an...
Character Sketch Examples:
"Glory, be! Look whose here." Grandma said, wiping her wrinkled hands on her faded apron. She shuffled slightly as though she were about to step on into the dining room, but before she could make her move, my mother had dashed across the room and was giving her a hug. D...
October 24, 2012
Obama equal we're all in this together, the government is here to help you get on your feet while on the other hand Romney equal survival of the fittest. Romney was born into wealthand power of a father who was a multi millionaire and t...
Phil, Leah, John Tate, Danny, Cathy, Lou, Mark, Jan, Richard, Brian
* The very beginning (page 9), Jan is shocked when Mark says ‘dead’.
* Page 10, introduction of Phil; first thing we learn about him is him eating ice cream whilst sitting next to Leah in a field.
1. Introduction 2
2. Theoretical Part 4
2 Discourse Analysis and Political Rhetoric 4
2 Political Speeches 6
3. Changes in the Threat to the United States 12
3 New International Environment after the Cold War 12...
The Project Gutenberg eBook, Analyzing Character, by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the...
Rhythm and Rhetoric: A Linguistic Analysis of Obama’s Inaugural Address
Liilia Batluk Supervisor: Stuart Foster School of Humanities Halmstad University Bachelor’s thesis in English
My appreciations to my supervisor Stuart Foster for very helpful advice during the resear...
“What is it that makes Lincoln such a seminal figure in our story? … Some of it has to do with the trajectory of his life. In his rise from poverty, his self-study and ultimate mastery of language and of law, in his capacity to overcome personal loss and remain determined in the face of repeated...
Character Sketch: The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams
Tom Wingfield is a lot like his absent father. He dreams of adventure and leaves his responsibilities in order to find it as his father did. Being stuck at the warehouse, Tom is disappointed in his life. He’d come...
Response Sketch: James Joyce’s ‘Eveline’
My first thought after finishing ‘Eveline’ was “that’s it?” I felt that the story was lacking in information: I hardly knew anything about Eveline’s father, how did Eveline’s mother die, and how did her brother Ernest die. If I do not kn...
Character Sketch in Pride & Prejudice
The character of Elizabeth Bennet in Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice is one of the most important female characters in the Victorian age. In this essay I am going to discuss and analyze Elizabeth's personality in...
Dreams From My Father
President Barack Obama's Dreams from My Father examines significant aspects of feministic influence throughout the book. One of the most influential characters in Barry’s life is his mother. We first see an influence of Obama’s mother in the preface. Obama...
I am honored to be in the timeless city of Cairo, and to be hosted by two remarkable institutions. For over a thousand years, Al-Azhar has stood as a beacon of Islamic learning, and for over a century, Cairo University has been a source of Egypt's advancement. Together, you represent the harmony bet...
Obama Inaugural Address
20th January 2009
My fellow citizens:
I stand here today humbled by the task before us, grateful for the trust you have bestowed, mindful of the sacrifices borne by our ancestors. I thank President Bush for his service to our nation, as well as the generosity and coo...
ORAL REPORTS. GENERAL SKETCH OF ‘MACBETH’.
ACT I, SCENE VII.
1. Situation of the Scene.
2. The Actions involved.
3. The Language of the Scene.
4. Main Topics dealt on the Scene and on the Play.
5.1. On The Whole Play.
5.2. On The Scene.
6. The Working o...
Throughout the history of American politics, there has been a vast spectrum of personalities and political styles from the collected, rational demeanor of Abraham Lincoln to the power hungry, paranoid personality of Richard Nixon. As you read this today, the landscape and environment of politics in...
PRESIDENT OBAMA AND THE BELOVED COMMUNITY:
A READING OF DREAMS FROM MY FATHER
Barack Obama published Dreams from my father in 1995, a year before his was elected as a member of the Senate of Illinois, that marked the start of his brilliant career. In fact, is a book that hardly would have writte...