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There are at least three types of conflict in The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. The first conflict, and perhaps the most important and wide-ranging, is man against nature. This is suggested by the...

Latest answer posted December 2, 2021, 10:33 pm (UTC)

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Sports managers connect sports and recreation with business and administration. While a coach is mainly responsible for what occurs on the field or in the ring, a sports manager is responsible for...

Latest answer posted December 1, 2021, 10:53 am (UTC)

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Sports managers play a critical role in the life and function of college and professional sports teams, for they perform management, scheduling, statistics, accounting, human resources, marketing,...

Latest answer posted November 30, 2021, 12:02 am (UTC)

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The main argument of Meyer Schapiro's “The Social Bases of Art” is that art and society are intimately linked, to the extent that we cannot gain an understanding of art without at the same time...

Latest answer posted November 21, 2021, 12:42 pm (UTC)

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Geography comes from the Greek words geo, which means earth, and graphia, or graphos, which means writing or to write. Thus, geography literally means to write about Earth or to come up with a...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2021, 8:53 am (UTC)

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Like all creative disciplines, there's no one way to do it, but the best way to develop skill in drawing and painting is always to practice as often as you can. Skill in the arts is best developed...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2021, 8:40 am (UTC)

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Art is a broad term that describes creative activities. It generally refers to the communication of emotions and ideas through objects and experiences. For instance, art can take visual forms such...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2021, 9:20 am (UTC)

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While it's difficult for anyone to say with certainty which colors are used most in art, there are a few ways to think about this question. One approach would be to think about color theory. The...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2021, 9:08 am (UTC)

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Art prices result from a number of interlinked factors, but extremely high art prices are often a result of high demand, exclusivity, and artist renown. When artists are first starting their...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2021, 7:02 am (UTC)

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The Mona Lisa's fame can be attributed to a combination of factors. The first is the painting's provenance. Unlike many of history's great artists who didn't find true appreciation until long after...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2021, 6:45 am (UTC)

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Before and during Squeaky's race, Raymond positions himself as an unofficial participant. When Hazel Elizabeth Deborah Parker, better known as "Squeaky," practices running, she almost always has...

Latest answer posted November 18, 2021, 11:10 pm (UTC)

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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was a Dutch painter and printmaker. He is often regarded as one of the greatest artists of all time and the most important painter of the Dutch Golden Age. Rembrandt...

Latest answer posted November 5, 2021, 11:40 pm (UTC)

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Music

The sonata form is indeed capable of great flexibility and variation. I would suggest, first of all, that what sonata form provides is a structure to ground the process of musical composition....

Latest answer posted November 3, 2021, 8:53 pm (UTC)

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The lesson or goal of a virtual exhibition at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum about Juanita Jackson Mitchell that pertains to inclusion and diversity would emphasize gender and race in law and...

Latest answer posted November 11, 2021, 5:17 am (UTC)

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The first thing you'll want to establish as you construct your lesson goal is determine what you want your students to learn. It sounds like your focus is to help them develop an appreciation for...

Latest answer posted November 10, 2021, 2:52 pm (UTC)

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Analytic cubism, developed by Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso, took the art world by storm around 1909 with its strange, geometric constructions and subdued, often monochromatic colors. These...

Latest answer posted November 5, 2021, 2:55 pm (UTC)

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Girl with a Pearl Earring is arguably Johannes Vermeer's most famous painting, and he was influenced both externally and internally in its creation. Let's look at some of those influences. The...

Latest answer posted October 27, 2021, 1:52 pm (UTC)

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Syncretism is the combination of qualities from two or more cultures, usually those that have significantly different traits. Diaspora refers to the spreading out of people from their traditional...

Latest answer posted October 17, 2021, 4:44 am (UTC)

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William Saroyan had this to say about the visual arts: "Art is looking at things carefully." I'd like to add that literature is "the imitation of an action by language" (Aristotle calls it...

Latest answer posted October 22, 2011, 3:23 am (UTC)

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Thanks for asking this great question! I wrote my thesis on this and it's great to think about it again! It's easiest to see the the distinction between Strasberg and Adler. Their disagreement...

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Government as an academic field of study is a vast subject, encompassing political institutions and political theories. There are several sub-disciplines within the field, including public...

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Since this assignment is asking for your personal opinion, you'll have to give some thought to the subject matter and draw your own conclusions about what you believe. To help you hone in on your...

Latest answer posted October 18, 2021, 10:55 pm (UTC)

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This is a very wide-open research assignment, and it sounds like you have a lot of latitude here to tailor it toward your own interests. Here are a couple of ideas to get you started. If you'd like...

Latest answer posted October 17, 2021, 11:39 pm (UTC)

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A poster released by the College of Humanities at the University of Utah in 2015 (linked below) said that science could tell you how to clone a Tyrannosaurus rex, while the humanities could tell...

Latest answer posted October 14, 2021, 1:29 am (UTC)

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The humanities are important to society because they help us to understand ourselves and the social environment in which we live. By extension, the humanities give us an understanding, not just of...

Latest answer posted October 14, 2021, 6:29 pm (UTC)

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Your first step in completing this assignment is to choose a field of drama for analysis. The four primary types of drama are tragedy, comedy, tragicomedy, and melodrama. You will want to choose...

Latest answer posted October 12, 2021, 8:25 pm (UTC)

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Art influences culture in many different ways. Here are some ways: 1. Art is often tied to cutting edge thought in society. Art is often cutting edge and eventually its comes down to the people....

Latest answer posted December 3, 2009, 6:10 am (UTC)

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Music

Musical notation exists and has existed in various iterations across many cultures and periods of history. The earliest known system of musical notation comes from the 1400s BCE in Mesopotamia. It...

Latest answer posted October 2, 2021, 8:26 pm (UTC)

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Here is an interesting take on the importance of art and other non-specialized, non-technical education by the author of Brave New World, who was greatly concerned about the direction humanity was...

Latest answer posted December 9, 2014, 7:19 pm (UTC)

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All of the paintings in the Lascaux cave are between 15,000 and 17,000 years old. The Lascaux cave is actually a complex of caves located near the village of Montignac in France and contains...

Latest answer posted September 30, 2021, 6:45 am (UTC)

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The primary differences between sacred and secular music lie in their focal points and their use but also in varying styles. First, sacred music is used in and is geared toward the worship of God....

Latest answer posted September 28, 2021, 5:48 pm (UTC)

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The career of Joseph Haydn differs from the careers of Ludwig van Beethoven and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Mozart and Beethoven have much in common. Both composers had musical fathers. Mozart’s dad,...

Latest answer posted September 22, 2021, 3:58 pm (UTC)

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The play The Busie Body by Susanna Centlivre is still relevant today because so many parents still insist on interfering with their children's love lives. The appropriately named Sir Jealous...

Latest answer posted September 15, 2021, 2:39 pm (UTC)

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So many times in old movies, the actors who were playing actors would complain of "a dead audience" or they would remark, "What was with that crazy audience?" So, realistically, there must be a...

Latest answer posted July 6, 2011, 1:48 pm (UTC)

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Elegy

An elegy is a type of poem that is sad, melancholy or mournful. Sometimes poets and/or songwriters would put music to sad lyrics and perform them at funerals as an homage to the one who had died....

Latest answer posted April 26, 2012, 5:56 pm (UTC)

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The similarities in both of these paintings are readily seen in the composition and subject matter. The biggest difference may be in the use of color.Matisse's take on his subject matter is more...

Latest answer posted November 4, 2008, 2:53 am (UTC)

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The Book of Kells and the Book of Durrow are both illuminated Gospel books in the medieval Celtic tradition, and they both contain a page presenting the famous Chi-Rho symbol (the first two Greek...

Latest answer posted September 20, 2021, 8:11 pm (UTC)

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Profile view with regard to Paleolithic animal paintings refers to figures that are shown from the side rather than the front, while composite view combines the frontal and profile views so that...

Latest answer posted September 11, 2021, 12:45 am (UTC)

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She may be the first composer who has a known biography, so that makes her remarkable just for the fact that she is the first composer that we know a good deal about. She wrote music in the...

Latest answer posted January 29, 2010, 4:04 am (UTC)

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While the Ordinary consists of six sections, Renaissance composers only set the first five to music in their compositions. 1) The Ordinary begins with the Kyrie. The text translates to "Lord have...

Latest answer posted July 21, 2019, 11:13 pm (UTC)

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People are attracted to the type of music that "speaks to their souls." The rhythm, beat, lyrics, sound of the singer's voice etc are some factors that attract people to certain types of music....

Latest answer posted March 7, 2012, 11:34 pm (UTC)

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I think that listening to music is important, as someone else has stated it can lift our spirits when we are down. If you are fortunate to have the talent to actually play music it is even more...

Latest answer posted October 28, 2010, 4:04 pm (UTC)

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In a music appreciation class, you are probably going to be listening to many famous and easily accessible pieces. Do not forget about your local library as so often there are recordings that you...

Latest answer posted August 31, 2011, 12:50 pm (UTC)

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Hatshepsut is especially significant as Egypt's first female pharaoh, and during her reign (c. 1479–1458 BC), there was a great flourishing in art and architecture, especially in terms of monuments...

Latest answer posted September 10, 2021, 11:06 pm (UTC)

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Paleolithic female figurines have been uncovered across Europe and Asia and are often referred to as "Venus" figurines, though they predate the goddess of the same name by thousands of years....

Latest answer posted September 10, 2021, 9:22 pm (UTC)

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Scholars have developed all kinds of theories about the purpose and meaning of Paleolithic cave paintings, including decoration, religious ritual, symbolism, boundary marking, or a combination of...

Latest answer posted September 10, 2021, 8:50 pm (UTC)

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At the beginning of the song, the narrator is crying because he is so deeply in love with his beloved but she seems to be pulling away from him. We can guess this not only because of his tears, but...

Latest answer posted July 16, 2017, 12:14 am (UTC)

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The band Green Day was formed in the Bay Area of Northern California in 1988. The two founding members of the band, Billie Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt were 15 year old friends when they formed...

Latest answer posted December 3, 2009, 10:37 pm (UTC)

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I think that one of the basic themes of the song is how parents expect their children to conform to their wishes. The message in the song is how stifling parental pressure for children to achieve...

Latest answer posted November 13, 2012, 12:19 pm (UTC)

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Cultural patterns and historical context shape works of art in that an artist creates a work within the confines of a culture he understands and participates in. Whether his art reflects the...

Latest answer posted September 2, 2021, 2:54 am (UTC)

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