Walter Pater

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  • Social Criticism In Red Oleanders By Rabindranath Tagore

    Abstract: The play “Red Oleanders” is first written in Bengali language under the title “RaktaKarabhi”. Tagore conveys the message that the Utilitarian approach and vast industrialization throughout the world would resulting in diminishing human compassion and cause Ecological Imbalance.So he used characters as a metaphor of human instincts such as greed, power, envy, love, trust, and sacrifice. The play Red oleanders is a One-act play which follows the Aristotle’s rules. He fallow’s three unities (unity of time, action and place). All the action in the play take place in the King’s Palace and the play starts and ends within a day.Nandhini is the major character in the play. She is considered as the mouth piece of Tagore. She has every quality of heroine. In this play she talks against the Slavery system.Every single male character in the play likes her except Gokul one of the digger. Everyone like her boldness and her spirit, they are also attracted by her beauty. Tagore portraits Nandhini as a typical Indian Women. She is doing her duty well for her lover Ranjan.Even her death is symbolically said, at the end people rebel against the King. Tagore symbolically used the theme of Slavery in order to create awareness among the Indians to fight for their Freedom.Nandhini is the metaphor of Love and Sacrifice. Bishu is the symbol of Trust and Pure, King is the symbol of Power and Jealous, the Governor is the symbol of Envy and Greed. Totally Red Oleander is the tragic Play which…

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  • Henkel AG & Company Case Study

    History Henkel AG & Company, KGaA, is a German multinational company. Founded in 1876 and headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany. This operates in the chemical and consumer goods. It is organized into three business areas: 1. Laundry & Home Care (household cleaning products such as laundry detergent laundry and dishwashing liquid) 2. Beauty Care (beauty and oral care products such as shampoo, hair colorants, shower products, toothpaste et cetera) 3. Adhesive Technologies (adhensives, surface…

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  • Compare And Contrast Villa Farhorne And Le Corbusier

    The Villa Savoye is one of the most important modern buildings of the 20th century which incorporated the Le Corbusier’s five principal points of architecture, and it could be the perfect realization of Le Corbusier's principles. This building is located outside of Paris and offers a space for occupants to escape from the crowded Paris. The location of the villa helped Le Corbusier to have freedom in design in order to create a masterpiece which would truly stand the test of time. This building,…

    Words: 1897 - Pages: 8
  • Bunche Architecture Analysis

    Modern buildings focus mainly on their function while utilizing a stylistic minimalist aesthetic. On the UCLA campus a prime example of a modern building is Bunche Hall, which exhibits many hallmarks of modern architecture. Because of its modern sensibilities, Bunche also exemplifies notions of neoclassicism in terms of the classic American college, the picturesque, and modernism in order to function socially as a building that emphasizes new ideas in modern education and to serve as an easily…

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  • Examples Of Figurative Language In Persuasion

    Persuasion is a novel by Jane Austen that portrays the Elliot family (which in this time is head by the Baronet Sir Walter Elliot), and their friends with a third-person omniscient narrator. The book takes place in early nineteenth century England during the Napoleonic Wars and also takes place in the same universe of one of Jane Austen’s earlier and most popular book Pride and Prejudice. Throughout the book, several characters such as Sir Walter and Anne Elliot are persuaded that their first…

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  • Walter Rauschenbusch Christianity And The Social Crisis Summary

    Being immersed in a Christian environment for the last couple of years at Bryan College it has been difficult to see a different perspective on living a life for Christ that does not demonize socialism and endorse capitalism, until reading Christianity and the Social Crisis. Walter Rauschenbusch, the author, paints a picture of what it is to be politically liberal, yet religiously conservative on a scale that he calls the church to action by utilizing the influence it now has over the common…

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  • Analysis Of Pierre Francastel's Impact On Architecture

    Pierre Francastel and Sigfried Giedion were both analytical in their accounts of industrial revolution’s impact on architecture via the usage of mass-produced material such as iron and glass. However, the two accounts indeed took very different stands on their opinion of the machine and the progression of architecture. Bibliothѐque Sainte-Geneviѐve was indisputably one of the most remarkable examples of iron and glass applications during that era, agreed by both Francastel and Giedion. However,…

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  • Herbert Bayer Achievements

    of thought and developing the various tools under his belt. It wasn’t until 1921, when he was accepted into the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany, that he was able to resume his education. At the time he enrolled, they did not offer any workshops concerned with typography or advertising which were his two significant interests, so instead he studied mural painting under Wassily Kandinsky. By receiving guidance from some of the most prominent designers of the time, such as Kandinsky, Paul Klee, and…

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  • Villa Savoye Essay

    CCase study 2 The Villa Savoye Highlights of Villa Savoye The Villa Savoye is designed by Le Corbusier in 1927, it is an iconic building and it was defined as a historical monument. It signifies the five points of a new architecture. When constructing the roof garden, horizontal windows and free design of the facade, the reinforced concreted was applied in the design of the Villa Savoye. Therefore, it is studied in this project to learn about its possible design approaches under earthquake…

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  • Sir Walter Raleigh Influences

    When one thinks of Sir Walter Raleigh he or she might pinpoint one aspect of him. Raleigh was not just a writer, explorer, or soldier, but he was all three and many more. He wrote countless manuscripts, discovered many foreign places in the New World, and led the English Navy in the defeat of the Spanish Armada. Even though it is the lesser known side to him, Raleigh had an impact on the way English literature was shaped. He did not write in the style typical of the time period, but instead…

    Words: 1957 - Pages: 8
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