• Fortun Emotion Egypt Narrator
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    "Fortun'e"The short story, "Fortun'e" by Rikki Ducornet, written as a horatian satire, utilizes first person narrative by allowing the narrator to refer to himself in the first sentence, "My passion for Egypt was sparked at the opera." By referencing to himself in this way, I learn two things: first he has a love for Egypt; and second he has been to the opera. Two sentences later, interestingly enough, I discover that the author has adopted a persona to create irony, and that persona is a dog, ....
  • French Window Colors Color Matisse
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    The Views from Matisse's Windows The menagerie of emotions that Henri Matisse evoked in his paintings spanned from enchanted enthusiasm to somber contemplation. In his paintings, Open Window and French Window, the artist depicted two vastly different views from possibly the same window, each nearly opposite in value, yet both impetuous in color. Various research studies have explored the psychology of color and have found that humans do relate color with emotion instinctively. One such study fou...
  • D H Lawrence Heightened Sensation
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    An English novelist and poet, D. H. Lawrence was born September 11, 1885, in Nottingham, England. He was the son of a coal miner and a school teacher. His mother, the school teacher, was socially superior. She constantly tried to alienate her children from their father. The difference in social status between his parent's was a recurrent motif in Lawrence's fiction. David Herbert was ranked among the most influential and controversial literary figures of the Victorian Period. In his more than f...
  • Major Motivational And Emotional Response Theories
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    MAJOR MOTIVATIONAL AND EMOTIONAL RESPONSE THEORIES Define the major motivational and emotional response theories that influence behavior." Emotion is a feeling state involving physiological arousal, a cognitive appraisal of situation arousing the state, and an outward expression of the state. The James-Lange Theory "James claimed that first an event causes physiological arousal and a physical response. Only then does the individual perceive or interpret the physical response as an emotion. In ot...
  • William James Emotion Sartre Argument
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    Emotion: A Comparison Between William James' And Jean-Paul Sartre'S Points Of View What is an emotion William James and Jean-Paul Sartre present two different arguments regarding what constitutes an emotion. This paper will explore William James' analysis of emotion as set out in his 1884 essay. It will attempt to discover the main points of his view, and then present Sartre's rebuttal of this view taken from his essay on emotions. Concluding with an explanation regarding why Sartre's account is...
  • Goethe Vonnegut Emotional Apathy Of Billy
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    Powerful Emotion (3) Anyone who reads The Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe instantly feels the emotional intensity portrayed by Werther, the protagonist. His speculations about life are indeed unique, especially in modern times when life often goes by quickly without notice. Perhaps that is one of the reasons why his immense emotion strikes a chord with readers as coming from someone crazy or dangerous. Werther's mental state seems incredibly alive at some times while seemi...
  • Ode To Autumn Not A Poem
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    J. Keats utilizes a vast array of vocabulary and diction in Ode to autumn. Yet with these layers upon layers of vocabulary comes a disintegration of the rawest form of human being: Emotion. Sometimes, the best form of emotion is a heartfelt prose without metaphors or imagery. It is a tool every writer learns to use, the ability to convey emotion. Loss, joy, anger, writers are able to find a way to express their emotion through the thickest of metaphors. If the writer is not able to convey a cer...
  • Applying Motivation And Emotion Theories
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    Applying Motivation and Emotion Theories in an Analysis of Scrooge's Behaviour Motivation and Emotion Theories 2 In the past many theories have been put forth in an attempt to understand the motivations of an individuals behaviour and the emotions involved. According to Reber & Reber (2001) emotional states tend to have motivational properties and the elements of a motivation will often have emotional ties. In addition, theorists have identified that physiological structures usually appear to ex...
  • Plato And Aristotle What Is Right
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    Who Knows What is Right Everyday humans are flooded with emotions, desires and thoughts, which are often in conflict. In order to understand and realize their roles in our lives we turn to the works of philosophers such as Plato and Aristotle, who pay particular attention to human flourishing. Through their works and discussions we are led towards a path that will help us examine our human nature and all its aspects and capabilities. One discussion that has interested humans for some time is the...
  • Asymmetry In Facial Emotional
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    Asymmetry in Facial Emotional Expression. Abstract Research in the past has demonstrated that the right hemisphere of the brain is dominant in the perception and expression of emotion. As a result of crossing of the nervous system, the expectation was that the left side of the face would express emotion more intensely than the right. This was tested by using left and right composite faces, showing them to participants, asking them to rate which of the two faces was more intense. The finding was ...
  • Test Of Mean Difference 135 Emotion Value
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    Introduction: Pupilometry is the study of how a pupil reacts to different emotions and stimuli. The research on the topic of is scattered and fairly shallow. Related research has been conducted on facial expressions and their reaction and relation to emotion. There are some relationships to the facial expression research and, but these relationships do not tell the whole story. Some interest has been brought up through research in the field of and its predictive powers on emotion. Pupilometry ha...
  • My Philosophy Of Life
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    My Philosophy 021500 I often sit and wonder is there a greater being that created all that is around us I always find myself with the same conclusion there must be. Everyone was created for a purpose even if that is to be a shoulder to cry on or an ear to listen, that might make a difference in their life. Everyone has their place and who they are in the world. Everyone should have the freedom to not be judged and the freedom to express their individuality. Love should be expressed more between...
  • Folk Vs Rock Music Emotion Styles
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    Music is the way we speak, who we are, where we came from, what we feel, the things we remember, and music often communicates the things we are unable to. I have an extensive group of friends. The biggest difficulty Ive noticed about this is our music tastes. Riding in the car is often like attending a court hearing over control over the c. d. player. The most common debate is usually rock versus folk. Rock and folk are two of my preferred music styles. When Im experiencing an intense emotion,...
  • Positive Emotion Composites Face Side
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    Abstract Composites created using only the left side of a face and only the right side of the face were judged by participants as one being more intense in emotional expression than the other. Roughly half the participants looked at composites expressing negative emotion, and the other half looked at composites expressing positive emotion. The left side composites were rated above chance as being more intense in emotion than the right side composites. The group observing negative emotion express...
  • Feels Bad Or Disrespectful Anger Emotion Find
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    Anger is a difficult emotion to deal with for a number of reasons. Maybe you grew up in a family where anger was expressed in hurtful, aggressive, or violent ways. Maybe you were taught that expressions of anger were unacceptable, and you learned to suppress or hide your emotions. Many of us walk around feeling angry and not knowing what to do about it. You may find yourself pretending that everything's fine when inside you are boiling. Or maybe you find your anger exploding out of you, screami...
  • Mrs Mallard Death Story One
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    Sometimes, a story will force the reader to reflect on one's beliefs relating to life occurrences. Such is the case with the two stories, "The Story of an Hour" and "Videotape." In "The Story of an Hour" by Kate Chopin, Mrs. Mallard is told of her husband's death and retreats to her room to ponder what life will be like without her husband. She is saddened at first, yet she quickly realizes that she is finally free to live her own life. She becomes almost overjoyed at this thought and then learn...
  • Lack Of Emotion Mother Show Society
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    English Essay - Alienation The first two chapters of the outsider give us some insight into the main character M and how is successfully alienated from society We are immediately struck by M's response to his mother's death by his apparent lack of emotion as shown through "mother died today, maybe yesterday, I don't know." The death of his mother seams to be less important than the social expectations associated with her death as seen in M's conversation with the warden about whether to have an ...
  • Reality Tv Shows People Emotion
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    Spencer Marte Mr. T. D'Orazio Academic Writing February 4, 2003 Reality? TV. Television has come to a new low. Reality TV rakes in the money for television stations while demeaning America's public. It is amazing that people are still tuning in to shows like Joe Millionaire, Survivor and The Osbournes. Sure a look into the lives of celebrities is always fun but these other shows are regular Joes (no pun intended) in a different environment, yet people are still interested. It seems as though th...
  • Side Of The Face Left Expression Emotion
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    Asymmetry In Facial Emotional Expression. Essay, Research Asymmetry In Facial Emotional Expression. Asymmetry in Facial Emotional Expression. Abstract Research in the past has demonstrated that the right hemisphere of the brain is dominant in the perception and expression of emotion. As a result of crossing of the nervous system, the expectation was that the left side of the face would express emotion more intensely than the right. This was tested by using left and right composite faces, showin...
  • Poem Purpose Loveliness Barter
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    "Barter' By Sara Teasdale "Barter' By Sara Teasdale Essay, Research Paper The central purpose of Barter is to show the reader the good things in life, and to tell him to pursue these things at all costs. Spend all you have for loveliness, buy it and never count the cost The purpose of the poem was fulfilled, the reader clearly sees what the poem is all about, knows what the poem is telling him to do. It tells to go out into the world and seek loveliness and comfort above all else, because loveli...