Reality Essay Topics

Outline the arguments about the reliability

Outline the arguments about the reliability of documentaries as ways of representing ‘reality’. Illustrate with reference to a range of documentary material. Documentaries aim to show information in a way that is most believable to a viewer. Realism is extremely important to a documentary and is often shown by; an authoritative presenter, the use of… View Article

What are the advantages and disadvantages of Virtual Reality?

Douglas Adams concluded in Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy that “There are those who think that VR may be the most important development since man first chipped flint, and there are those who don’t know what it is yet”. (2) We can say that VR is one of the most topics talked and discussed in… View Article

How I Made My Dream a Reality

The predicament of the auditors regarding ethical dilemma touched the deepest chord of my heart and thus can be counted as the driving engine of this entire learning experience, which encouraged me to take this route of the Doctoral Program, which provides the a wonderful platform to spread the conceptual framework besides supporting the development… View Article

Frontline Truth

Truth is a concept that exists throughout the cross-section of society. Telling the truth is extremely complex as truth is compromised by commercial self-interests. This is represented by the satirical television series Frontline directed by Rob Sitch et al. Frontline humorously mocks a typical current affairs show and its representation of the truth. In the… View Article

Truth Essay

How should truth be defined based on the knowledge one would have? There are endless theories that try to answer this question. Unfortunately, every theory has its contest. Would we even know if a theory was the truth? That is not even possible. We could never prove whether a theory was actually truth. It creates… View Article

The Truth of All Truths

Suppressing is suffering but suffering is better than admitting… Suffering is better than hurting… Suppressing is better…. People are the worst LIARS, not simply because of not telling the truth but liars for being completely ignorant of the real thing or two about what one truly feels, what one truly wants… Liars for putting up… View Article

Causal Realism & Idealism

We next part of the chapter the book discusses is Cogito, “I think, therefor I am” means that the act of thinking presupposes the existence of the subject – the thinker. This is important because it requires no other predicates. The mere act of questioning means that there is a questioner. The reading material then… View Article

In the Lake of the Woods

John Wade left America a human being, yet came back a human killer. His months in Vietnam were filled with bloodshed and human atrocity, and from this, no man could feasibly return the same person. Yet beneath what John endured throughout the war, he suffered many unkindness’ and tragedies that shaped him into adulthood. It… View Article

Causation of Crime- the Two Theories 1

The two theories I chose to compare and contrast are the Trait and Choice theories. These two theories explain why people commit crimes but differ in reasoning. I found that the main difference in between the two is that the choice theory states that if people want to commit a crime they will if the… View Article

Allegory of the Cave Essay 7

Many people question themselves when they think they aren’t right about something because everyone else around them believes the opposite. What you think might be truer than you think because the world tends to believe what they want to, and not the truth. In Plato’s philosophical example of life in the “Allegory of the Cave”… View Article

Philosophy of the movie Big Fish

The philosophical twist of mixing fact with fairy tale in story telling put a great spin on the plot. It gave the director the ability to make the impossible seem probable! The movie is about a very interesting father named Ed whom loves to tell facts with a little bit of flavor, as quoted in… View Article

A Street Car Names Desire

A Street Car Named Desire deals with a culture clash between the Old South’s “plantation” mentality (priding itself on false pretenses) and the New South’s relatively uncivilized, yet real, grip on reality. The two characters who come to represent this tension are Blanche and Stanley Kowalski. Blanche advertises herself as a champion of “Southern Honor…. View Article

The Matrix, or Two Sides of Perversion

When I saw The Matrix at a local theatre in Slovenia, I had the unique opportunity of sitting close to the ideal spectator of the film – namely, to an idiot. A man in the late 20ies at my right was so immersed in the film that he all the time disturbed other spectators with… View Article

Persuasive Essay, the Player, All Realities Are Fictitious

Our world consists of many realties. Two being commercial, and the other, artistic. A commercial reality is one of indulgence, and pleasure, always aiming to suit those who yearn for it. Artistic reality however, is open to interpretation. This means there are many possible outcomes. One could be saddened or depressed by the reality, and… View Article

Illusion of Reality in John Barth’s Lost in the Funhouse

“Lost in the Funhouse” explores the many layers of the theme “illusion of reality.” This concept is first introduced in the second paragraph as the explanation of initials or blanks replacing proper names in fiction-writing. The “attempt” at disguising a place name by shortening it, is really a tool used by authors to make a… View Article