Free Essays on Alexandra Kollontai Biography

  1. Women in Society Throughout History

    is The Autobiography of a Sexually Emancipated Communist Woman written by Alexandra Kollontai. What makes this piece of writing different from all the others is the fact that it is a factual account by a woman. Alexandra Kollontai became a Bolshevik or a member of the Russian Communist party in 1915. She...

  2. The Marginalization of Aunt Alexandra in the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird"

    to make characters like Aunt Alexandra marginalized. Throughout the novel she is illustrated as a foil to Atticus's attitudes and beliefs; additionally she symbolizes high-class society during the Great Depression. These techniques position the reader to view Aunt Alexandra as an antagonist. There are...

  3. Jls Biography

    Jls biography  JLS are an English boy band consisting of members Aston Merrygold, Oritsé Williams, J.B. Gill and Marvin Humes. They went on to become runners-up of the fifth series of ITV reality talent show The X Factor in 2008, coming second to Alexandra Burke. Following their appearance on The...

  4. Ellen Degeneres Biography

    Biography- Ellen DeGeneres Birth: “For me it’s that I contributed… That I’m on this planet doing some good and making people happy. That to me is the most important thing, that my hour of television is positive and upbeat and an antidote for all negative stuff in life.” This was written by Ellen...

  5. Communism Versus Capitalism

    acquisition of private property. On the other hand, communist Alexandra Kollontai stated that the need for family will be determined by the nature of the people and that when deemed unnecessary by the community, it will be naturally phased out (Kollontai Komunistka). Communists and capitalists are very critical...

  6. Obamas's Half Biography

    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke assured that the country's troubled banks should be able to weather the downturn without being nationalized. Biography: Barack Hussein Obama was born Aug. 4, 1961, in Honolulu, Hawaii. His father, Barack Obama, Sr., was born of Luo ethnicity in Nyanza Province, Kenya...

  7. Aunt Alexandra

    What impact does Aunt Alexandra have on the Finch family and on Maycomb? As soon as Aunt Alexandra enters the Finch household, she quickly begins to manipulate and change the twist the family from a loving one and a caring one, to one that is cold hearted and full of arguments and fights. We are first...

  8. Biography on Harriet Martineau

    Biography of Harriet Martineau Harriet Martineau (1802-1874) was the daughter of an English textile manufacturer who lost his business during a depression in 1825 and died in 1826. Martineau supported herself, her mother, a crippled sister, and alcoholic brother by writing. Her publications...

  9. Russian Holidays

    their everyday jobs. The men usually give them flowers, and then are supposed to do all the housework. It started when a Bolshevik feminist, Alexandra Kollontai, persuaded Lenin to honor the women workers. As in the United States, Easter Sunday changes every year, though usually taking place at the...

  10. A Biography of Charles Dickens

    There is something about Charles Dickens' imaginative power that defies explanation in purely biographical terms. Nevertheless, his biography shows the source of that power and is the best place to begin to define it. The second child of John and Elizabeth Dickens, Charles was born on February 7...

  11. How to Know What

    Then something happened which changed his life forever. His daughter Alexandra who was only around 6 years old was very sick at that time. He left the house one day, promising to be back soon. Before he left, he promised Alexandra he would bring her back one of the small flags that they have at the football...

  12. Edgar Allan Poe Biography

    Edgar Allan Poe Biography Edgar Poe was born on the 19th of January, 1809 in Boston, Massachusetts. His father was David Poe Jr. and his mother was Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins Poe. Both of them were actors. Edgar had an elder brother named William Henry Leonard Poe and a younger sister named Rosalie Poe...

  13. Queen Elizabeth Ii Essay

    time she stood third in line of succession to the throne after King Edward VIII, and then her father, The Duke of York. The Princess was Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor, named after her mother, while her two middle names belonged to her grandmother and great- grandmother. In 1930, Princess Elizabeth came...

  14. Sasha Cohen Biography

    Hello everybody, My name is Sanya Sharma and today I’m sharing with you a book by Anne E. Hill focusing on the biography of the Champion figure skater Sasha Cohen. Think you know all there is to know about Sasha Cohen? Well, did you know that She grew up in Southern CA. Ice cream is one of her...

  15. A Biographical Recont of Queen Elzabeth Ii

    A BIOGRAPHICAL RECONT OF QUEEN ELZABETH II Princess Alexandra Mary was born on April 21, 1926 in London, England. She was the first child of Prince Albert and former Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon. She only had a sister whose name was Margret Rose. She has been Queen for 56 years. She is the constitutional...

  16. Biography of Earnest Hemmingway

    Biography of Ernest Hemingway What do working at a newspaper, driving an ambulance in World War I, and traveling throughout the world have in common? These diverse experiences helped to shape Ernest Miller Hemingway into a great American author, an author who would shape and influence the styles of...

  17. Alexandra and Marie Comparison

    Hunter Hooks Young Period 1 14 October 2012 In the novel O Pioneers! By Willa Cather, Alexandra Bergson and Marie Shabata have very different lives. Alexandra is a hard working woman of the land, and is more masculine than most women. She has to serve as a caretaker for many plots of land, as her...

  18. Compare and Contrast Lee's Presentation of Miss Maudie, Mrs Dubose and Aunt Alexandra.

    Compare and contrast Lee's presentation of Miss Maudie, Mrs Dubose and Aunt Alexandra. What do the children learn from their encounters with these characters? In the novel ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee the protagonist Jean Louise ‘Scout’ Finch and her brother ‘Jem’ meet a few female characters...

  19. Working Around the Limitations of Biography

    Working Around the Limitations of Biography There are many methods on how to research and record history, and historians worldwide will most likely never agree on one approach. Empiricism for instance, the historical school of thought that has been used by historians for almost 200 years, is both a...

  20. Biography: in Search of Churchill

    Biography: In Search of Churchill By Martin Gilbert In Search of Churchill was a very different kind of biography. It delved straight into the British Prime Minister and Admiral’s personal life, his family, and his character. This book was anything but a war chronology. Inside In...

  21. biography

    Biography From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For other uses, see Biography (disambiguation). For the Wikipedia policy on biographies of living persons, see Wikipedia:Biographies of living persons. Third Volume of a 1727 edition of Plutarch's Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans printed by Jacob...

  22. Morrie Schwartz Biography

    Cortney Towns Biography: Morrie Schwartz Morrie Schwartz born on December 20, 1916 and was raised Jewish by his Russian father in New York City. Being the smart man that he was, he earned an undergraduate degree from City College in New York and then went on to earn two more degrees; a Masters...

  23. A Biography of Rasputin

    A biography of Rasputin Gregory Rasputin was the son of a Russian peasant and was born in Pokrovskoye in Siberia on 10th January 1869. Although he did go to school he failed to learn how to read or write. Rasputin entered the Verkhoture Monastery but decided against becoming a monk. He returned...

  24. Emily Brontë Biography

    Emily Brontë Biography Writer (1818–1848) Emily Brontë is best known for authoring the novel Wuthering Heights. She was the sister of Charlotte and Anne Brontë, also famous authors. Synopsis Born in Thornton, Yorkshire, England, on July 30, 1818, Emily Jane Brontë lived a quiet life in Yorkshire...

  25. Aunt Alexandra in "To Kill A Mockingbird", by Harper Lee

    Aunt Alexandra comes to the Finch residence at the end of chapter twelve, declaring that the family decided that it would be best for Scout and Jem to have some feminine influence in their lives. Scout knows that Alexander usually dictates what she wants upon the family, and uses the term the family...

  26. John Von Neumann Biography

    the first people to come up with an alternative to storing programs. Source Sites BPJ_Textbook http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Von_Neumann.html http://www.biographicon.com/view/lhgaj http://www.basicfamouspeople.com/index.php?aid=1943 http://ei.cs.vt.edu/~history/VonNeumann...

  27. membership

    1903, p 6. 61 Victor Gray and Melanie Aspey, ‘Rothschild, Nathaniel Mayer de, first Baron Rothschild (1840–1915)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 2004. 62 Royal Commission on the Reform of the House of Lords, A House for the Future, January 2000, Cm 4534, para 15.3. 63 ibid. 64 Edward...

  28. Biography: Adah Belle Samuels

    when it was established in 1976.[1][2][3] |Contents | |[hide] | |1 Biography | |2 Recognitions | |3 References | |3.1 Footnotes...

  29. essay - art of biography

    Biography is concerned with the pattern of action woven by a human character. It is concerned with creating not simply recording. The writing of biography is not a cut-and-dried affair, the assemblage of known facts in a chronological order. Much of the work of the biographer consists in unearthing...

  30. Biography Robert Davies

    BIOGRAPHY William Robertson Davies was a Canadian journalist, playwright, and novelist best known for his series “The Deptford Trilogy”. He was born on August 28, 1913 in Thamesville, Ontario to a fairly privileged family. His father was a politician and publisher and both his parents...

  31. To Kill a Mocking Bird.

    models in her life, her Aunt Alexandra and her father Atticus, pull her in two opposing directions. Aunt Alexandra is prejudice towards the Finch’s black housekeeper, Calpurnia. Bought into the Finch house to teach and act as a female role model for your Scout, Aunt Alexandra begins by demonstrating to...

  32. Evaluation of the Effects of Poverty in Alexandra Informal Settlements

    Evaluation of the effects of poverty in Alexandra informal settlements. ABSRTACT A vast majority of people in the World’s population live in extreme poverty. Poverty is multi-faceted. It can be linked with hunger, unemployment, exploitation, and lack of access to clean water, sanitation, health-care...

  33. Prostitution Solutions

    register and undergo regular health checks. Prostitutes and brothel-owners pay taxes like other workers and businesses. Suggestions according to Alexandra Kollontai “We must therefore not only confront the problem of prostitution but seek a solution that is in line with our basic principles and the programme...

  34. Biography of Leona Florentino

    Biography of Leona Florentino Leona Florentino was a Filipino poet in the Spanish and Ilocano languages. She is considered as the "mother of Philippine women's literature" and the "bridge from oral to literary tradition".  Born to a wealthy and prominent family in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Florentino...

  35. Biography of Edgar Allen Poe

    Biography of Edgar Allen Poe Edgar Poe was born on January, 19, 1809 in Boston, Massachusetts. His father was David Poe Jr. and his mother was Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins Poe. Both of them were actors. Edgar had an older brother named William Henry Leonard Poe and a younger sister named Rosalie Poe. ...

  36. B.F. Skinner Biography

    Maria Oupasong Date Due: 9/6/06 Psychology Project B.F. Skinner Biography Burrhus Fredric Skinner was born on March 20, 1904 in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania a little town in the hills just below Binghamton, New York. With one younger brother, he grew up in an affectionate and secure home...

  37. Georges Danton Biography

    Georges Danton Biography Georges Danton was a French lawyer and political figure who played a key role in the early development of the French Revolution. He became the president of one of the first non pro monarchy political clubs in France. This club played an instrumental role in the “Storming of...

  38. mocking bird chapter summaries 25-28

    Deas sees Ewell and threatens to have him arrested if he doesn’t leave Helen alone; he gives her no further trouble. But these events worry Aunt Alexandra, who points out that Ewell seems to have a grudge against everyone connected with the case. That Halloween, the town sponsors a party and play at...

  39. Shakespeare Biography

    Shakespeare Biography by Lacey.Brain English [pic] His parents are called, John and Mary (Arden) they got married about 1557 Mary was of the landed gentry and John was a yeoman, a Glover and commodities merchant. By 1568, John Shakespeare’s...

  40. To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Summaries

    how to shoot, but Atticus says that is Jack’s job. Jem ditches scout at Finch’s landing, leaving her with the annoying Francis. Francis and Aunt Alexandra are extremely racist. Scout beats up Francis. The family returns to Maycomb, where Jack apologizes to Scout for not hearing both sides of the story...

  41. Edvard Munch, a Biography

    Shan Sivakumaran Edvard Munch… A Biography Norwegian artist Edvard Munch was one of the earliest in the expressionist movement. He was born on December 12th, 1863 and died on January 23rd, 1944. He was born in Loten, North of Christiania (Now known as Oslo), specifically in the village of Adalsbruk...

  42. Biography & Interview About Kumar Sanu

    1/3/2014 biography and interview of kumar sanu.htm Kumar Sanu Singer Biography, Interview & Pictures About Kumar Sanu Male singer Kumar Sanu from India, famous due to bollywood Playback Singer Kumar Sanu (alias Kedarnath Bhattacharya (Bengali: ◌কদারনাথ ভ াচায), born in Kolkata, is a leading Indian...

  43. Biography of Steve Jobs

    Biography Steve Jobs Steve Jobs is the CEO of Apple, which he co-founded in 1976. He was born on February 24, 1955 in San Francisco, California and was adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs. In 1975 Jobs joined a group known as the Homebrew Computer Club. One member, a technical whiz named Steve Wozniak...

  44. DDDGGTFFFRF

              Individual  Reflective  Report   Bunnings Warehouse  NEWCASTLE BUSINESS SCHOOL   GSBS6005  Emma Alexandra Watts   C3171012  13.04.13      Table of Contents  1. Introduction ...........................................................................................

  45. Life of an Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright and R. Buckminster Fuller

    southwestern Wisconsin. Both of Wright's parents were strong-willed individuals with idiosyncratic interests that they passed on to Frank. In his biography his mother declared, when she was expecting her first child, that he would grow up to build beautiful buildings. She decorated his nursery with engravings...

  46. The Biography of Malcolm X: Non- Violence

    The Biography of Malcolm X: Non- Violence Malcolm X, throughout his life, was one of the most influential, and quite possibly the most effective, civil rights activists of the twentieth century. Furthermore, “The Biography of Malcolm X (as told to Alex Haley)” revealed that Malcolm X did not...

  47. ww1 responsible for downfall of Tsarist regime

    coronation. "I shall maintain the principal of autocracy just as firmly and unflinchingly as it was preserved by my unforgettable dead father (Alexandra 3)"(Nicholas & Alexandra, Robert K. Massie). His ultra-conservative political outlook was influenced greatly when a child Tsar Nicholas was educated by the reactionary...

  48. Biography of Manny Pacquiao

    RUNNING HEAD: Biography of Manny Pacquiao 1 Biography of Manny Pacquiao (Informative Speech) Juana M. Jackson Keiser University ...

  49. Biography of Guy de Maupassant

    Biography of Guy de Maupassant Guy de Maupassant was a popular 19th century French short story writer. Henri Rene Albert Guy de Maupassant was the first child of Laure Le Poittevin and Gustave de Maupassant, who was born on August 5, 1850 at Chateau de Miromesnil (near Dieppe, Normandy), a place in...

  50. To Kill a Mockingbird- Important Qoutations

    reason for us not to try to win. • …Atticus so rarely asked Jem and me to do something for him, I could take being a coward for him. • Aunt Alexandra would have been analogous to Mount Everest: throughout my early life, she was cold and there. • ..Uncle Jack made better use of his face: we...

  51. Dmitri Mendeleyev Biography

    Dmitri Mendeleyev Biography Dmitri Mendeleyev was a Russian chemist and an inventor. He was also the father of Periodic Table of Elements. Mendeleyev was born on Feb. 8, 1834 in Verhnie Aremzyani village, near Tobolsk (Russia). His father was Ivan Pavlovich Mendeleyev, and his mother...

  52. Sylvia Plath Biography

    Sylvia Plath Biography Academic, Poet, Author, Editor (1932–1963) Sylvia Plath was an American poet best known for her novel The Bell Jar, and for her poetry collections The Colossus and Ariel. Synopsis Sylvia Plath was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on October 27, 1932. Plath met and married British...

  53. Tchaikovsky Childhood

    His great-grandfather, a Cossack named Fyodor Chaika, distinguished himself under Peter the Great at the Battle of Poltava in 1709.[2] His mother, Alexandra Andreyevna née d'Assier, the second of Ilya's three wives, was 18 years her husband's junior and of French ancestry on her father's side.[3] Both...

  54. The Arp

    Another RDP first from the Alexandra Renewal Project Released: October 2006 | Source: ARP [Marlboro Social Housing Phase 1] A major challenge facing the ARP is the shortage of land. While there is a clearly identified need to provide RDP housing within Alexandra, the question is where? Whilst the...

  55. To Kill a Mockingbird - History

    protecting white culture and power. Study and Homework Help Practice Projects 1. Assume the role of one of the following characters: Aunt Alexandra, Miss Stephanie Crawford, Mrs. Grace Merriweather, Miss Gates, Calpurnia, Helen Robinson, Dill, Mr. Gilmer, Walter Cunningham, Dolphus Raymond, Reverend...

  56. CJS 250 Assignment 1B (Biography of Allan Pinkerton)

    CJS 250 Assignment 1B (Biography of Allan Pinkerton) To Purchase this Tutorial Copy And Paste Below Link In Your Browser http://www.homework-bank.com/downloads/cjs-250-assignment-1b-biography-allan-pinkerton/ For Any Information or Any Class Which you Did not find on Our Website , Just Hit US Email...

  57. Oprah Winfrey's Biography(Mla Format)

    would become the youngest woman to anchor the news at Nashville's WTVF-TV (Oprah Winfrey's Biography). In 1976, Winfrey moved to Baltimore to co-host a talk show, "People Are Talking" (Oprah Winfrey's Biography). In January 1984, she came to Chicago to host a declining talk show "AM Chicago" (America's...

  58. Fdr's Leadership Biography

    * Patrick J. Maney, The Roosevelt Presence: A Biography of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (New York: Twayne 1992), & * Frank B. Friedel, Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Rendezvous with Destiny (Boston: Little, Brown, 1990). * I chose FDR as my leader to research because he was the man in calling the...

  59. MLK/Martin Luther King Jr Biography

    —Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King - Mini Biography Martin Luther King - Mini Biography Martin Luther King - Mini Biography (TV-14; 04:39) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is widely considered the most influential leader of the American...

  60. Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe: a Spiritual Biography

    Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe: A Spiritual Biography In the seventeenth century, a form of writing emerged as the idea of religion began to change. Many writers used “spiritual autobiographies” when writing nonfiction pieces. Spiritual autobiographies and later, biographies, were particularly popular because...