Essays Tagged: "aggressiveness"

Anabolic Steroids

Aldof Hitler allegedly administered the hormone testosterone to himself and his troops to increase aggressiveness' (Schrof, 54). Athletes had already begun using the male hormone testosterone to boos ...

(4 pages) 173 0 4.3 May/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Essay on Themes Presented in Song Lyrics: Lord of the Flies by William Golding (Please ask for me to e-mail the original if you like it, as most errors in it are caused by the website).

dressed in this chapter, these actions eventually brought rise to a bone-chilling increase in their aggressiveness. The song, Get a Life, voices clear facts about corrupt leaders and their actions: ?C ...

(4 pages) 62 0 1.9 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

stereotyping men and women in mass media

ex learned through the socialization process (Lips, 1993). Males are traditionally expected to show aggressiveness and toughness, and females are expected to be passive and nurturing. For example, lit ...

(3 pages) 472 0 4.4 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Effect of Stress at work

ormous due to the high responsibility for the safety of others. Many employees react to stress with aggressiveness and self-imposed pressure to get things done. This behavior has been linked to increa ... stress places a very high fee on both employees and employers. Many employees react to stress with aggressiveness and self-imposed pressure to get things done. An employee subjected to high levels of ...

(3 pages) 271 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Socio-biological views of Human Aggression.

lection because of inter-group competition and hostility. (p.138)Sociobioligists believe that human aggressiveness is directly related to the knowledge of ape aggression. Originally, our earlier ances ...

(6 pages) 123 0 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Sporting Diversity: The politics of difference and identity.

of hegemonic femininity. However, the world of sport is based on the ideals of strength, power and aggressiveness. Women are forced to balance both of these expectations. "They must be physically and ...

(5 pages) 154 0 3.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

It is said that Japanese culture is both delicate and fierce; defend this viewpoint with examples.

as an economic superpower. They have done this by embracing their culture, both the beauty and the aggressiveness.The Samurai warrior is an interesting example of the Japanese fierceness yet they exp ...

(3 pages) 136 0 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The affects of TV violence on aggression

ic which is much discussed in our society today - the level of influence Media violence have on our aggressiveness, as individuals, and as a society as a whole. We shall in particular focus on TV in t ... th grades were more aggressive as adults, even when we statistically controlled for their childhood aggressiveness, social class, intelligence and many other factors," said Huesmann. "We also found th ...

(21 pages) 344 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Core competency

market. The company has grown from startup to a half billion dollar firm in seven years. Given the aggressiveness and amount of competitors, Aardvark has a niche, but even Caldwell and Rafferty may n ...

(3 pages) 106 0 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Aggression

intended to harm someone. Several studies have shown that exposure to television violence increased aggressiveness and that aggressive children tend to look for the more violent programs. These are no ... inborn and that it cannot be eliminated. Evolutionary psychologists, although studying instinctual aggressiveness like instinctual theorists, propose that aggression evolved from only the 'survival o ...

(3 pages) 207 3 3.2 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Aggression

intended to harm someone. Several studies have shown that exposure to television violence increased aggressiveness and that aggressive children tend to look for the more violent programs.Theorists bel ... within all cultures. Aggression is inborn and that it cannot be eliminated. Psychologists studying aggressiveness propose that aggression evolved from only the 'survival of the fittest' instinct.The ...

(1 pages) 59 1 2.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Birth Order and Aggressive Behavior

BSTRACTThe purpose of this research is to determine if birth order correlates to a demonstration of aggressiveness in kindergarten aged children. It is hypothesized that middle born children will demo ... to determine whether a correlation exists between birth order and a child's tendency to demonstrate aggressiveness.METHODCoordination with the Seoul American Elementary School (SAES), a Department of ...

(5 pages) 78 1 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

JOHNSON, ROOSEVELT, AND HOOVER

son, his struggle to build America during Reconstruction, for Theodore Roosevelt his dedication and aggressiveness in the Progressive Era, he is without a doubt one of the most influential presidents ... ut of the three Presidents, in my opinion Roosevelt was the most uplifting President because of his aggressiveness, pride, and his belief in the American people. Although Johnson and Hoover did fail i ...

(6 pages) 25 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Isolaion policies between Japan and China

omers, traders, and missionaries, who introduced fascinating new technologies and ideas. Because of aggressiveness Europeans had worn out their welcome. Christian missionaries began arriving in Japan. ...

(1 pages) 25 0 3.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Where's The Happy State: A Comparative Literature Analyzing Freud and Rousseau.

l life with some form of morality, Freud believes that civilization represses one's own instinct of aggressiveness and attempts to prevent suffering from one's self-guilt, even though it inflicts more ... ndividual. Nietzsche believes that in civilization, morality is imposed by the weak to suppress the aggressiveness of the strong and validate their own weaknesses. Nietzsche claims that the dysfunctio ...

(7 pages) 26 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Themes and Ideas Shown in "The Hobbit" by JRR Tolkien

that Bilbo's personality is out of balance and far from integrated. His masculinity, or his Tookish aggressiveness, is being repressed so that he is clinging rather immaturely to a childish way of lif ...

(5 pages) 19 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A.D.H.

e is looking for misbehavior such as inatentiveness, distractibility, impulsiveness, hyperactivity, aggressiveness, or inability to persist on a task. The doctor then needs to monitor the child both a ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Automatic Stereotype Activation: The Effects of Stereotype and Individual Differences

Devine found in her study in 1989 that White Americans often view African Americans as aggressive. Aggressiveness is one of the many negative attributes that is frequently associated with African Ame ...

(15 pages) 59 0 1.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Sensation & Perception

George Washington as Commander of Continental Forces

cause of his proven competence as a military commander. In the French and Indian War, he showed his aggressiveness, as well as his uncanny ability to adapt his strategies to the terrain. Another reaso ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Miss Jane Pitman

erent events that has happened from the Civil War in the United States through the raising of black aggressiveness. Gaines has created a legendary woman out of Miss Jane Pittman. Jane Pittman has seen ...

(2 pages) 766 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers