Essays Tagged: "assertions"

Hidden Barriers to Communicating in Multicultural Business.

One of the most important assertions that I personally, and I know most of us in the J08 class have learnt during our time tog ...

(4 pages) 161 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Woods is Our Hell

Teacher comment: Good assertions though the essay was too short. To give depth and length look formorehel/ satan reputatio ...

(2 pages) 35 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Father of Logic Aristotilian Logic

sally accepted by Western philosophers until the nineteenth century. This system of thought regards assertions of the subject-predicate form as the primary expressions of truth, in which features or p ... nterpretation, considers the use of predicates in combination with subjects to form propositions or assertions, each of which is either true or false. We usually determine the truth of a proposition b ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

"the problem of pain" by CS Lewis

rame of reference by artfully capitulating these topics into a conversational tone, which makes his assertions easy to swallow and even easier to digest. Lewis is straightforward in aim as well as hon ...

(4 pages) 47 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Araby by James Joyce

lighten and allow for a new level of knowledge and understanding. The story has three distinguished assertions. They begins with the comprehension of the transition of the boy from adolescence to adul ...

(5 pages) 84 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Everyone in Australia Thinks That They Are Middle Class

lation tends to be incessantly labelled as 'larrikins' and 'easy goers'. However, these superficial assertions seem to be drifting further away from the true characteristics of the typical Australian. ...

(5 pages) 81 4 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Values and Attitudes Surrouding Australian Life that are Expressed in Tim Winton's 'Cloudstreet'

e role of women; gambling; language; family and sense of place in such a manner that relays typical assertions of the time in which the novel was set, and indeed of this time now.Australians are renow ...

(9 pages) 98 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Help on oliver twsit by Charles Dickens

ent is the source of vice. At the same time, Oliver's incorruptibility undermines some of Dickens's assertions. Oliver is shocked and horrified when he sees the Artful Dodger and Charley Bates pick a ...

(16 pages) 41 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Problems and prospects for Utilitarianism

f the greatest thinker and writers of this movement, JS Mill, was not even utilitarian, despite his assertions to the contrary.Jeremy Bentham was the modern father of utilitarianism, but he has his an ...

(8 pages) 159 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

To what extent was the Warren Commission's interpretation an accurate decision?

izations and assumptions and, as such, offers a fair amount of false and misleading conclusions and assertions which ultimately prevent the report from accuracy.The largest, possibly most important, p ...

(4 pages) 18 0 4.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Symbolic Interactionism as Defined by Herbert Blumer.

called the "root images" of Symbolic Interactionism, and conclude with a few remarks about Blumer's assertions regarding methodology as it relates to empirical science.Philosophy is the bedrock upon w ... thoughts and images of human beings. The "empirical world can 'talk back' to our pictures of it or assertions about it -- talk back in the sense of challenging and resisting, or not bending to, our i ...

(12 pages) 138 0 4.5 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

THe Soul is Immortal.

l is Immortal'II. Plato claims ' The Soul is Immortal'III. Comparison between Descartes and Plato's assertionsIV. Can these assertions convince the reader that 'The Soul is Immortal'Descartes claims ' ... hink of the soul as ever being anything but alive (Phaedo).Comparison between Descartes and Plato's assertions.Descartes and Plato, though they have argued and claimed about the same thing, yet the cl ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Does God Exist? Considering the Philosophy of Ernest Nagel from a First Person

enturies. After reading the classic arguments of St. Anselm and St. Thomas Aquinas, the contentious assertions of Ernest Nagel, and the compelling eyewitness accounts of Julian of Norwich, I have been ... table topic, but I am quite convinced that existence is an attribute, and thus I find that Anselm's assertions withstand Nagel's assaults. Even though the fact that atheists are practical, down-to-ear ...

(6 pages) 37 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Essay on "Cloudstreet", by Tim Winton

e role of women; gambling; language; family and sense of place in such a manner that relays typical assertions of the time in which the novel was set, and indeed of this time now.Australians are renow ...

(9 pages) 49 0 2.6 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Generally Accepted Auditing Standards Paper

as been defined as a "systematic process of objectively obtaining and evaluation evidence regarding assertions about economic actions and events to ascertain the degree of correspondence between those ...

(4 pages) 305 1 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Conrad v. Achebe: Is Conrad a racist in The Heart of Darkness?

Improper Assertions: Achebe's Misjudgments of Heart of DarknessIt is no secret that we live in a society that ...

(7 pages) 50 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors

Leadership Model Essay

convergence or divergence? Provide references to appropriate literature to support your judgments, assertions, and conclusions.IntroductionLeadership is such an extraordinary power that can make the ...

(10 pages) 446 0 4.4 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Trapped: An Analysis of "Bowling Night" by Michael Ryan

ystem. The first level is the best optimal family and the fifth level is the extreme worst. Scarf's assertions that in the midrange family, "one is supposed to do what is expected of one- or one feels ... using alcohol to numb his feelings so that he does not have to bear his agony.From both of Scarf's assertions, readers have a better understanding of Mr. Ryan's action. Mr. Ryan decides to give up hi ...

(4 pages) 10 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Jesus, Mary Magdalene, and Marriage

ne (p.255).” I will show Ehrman’s view of both the strengths and weakness of Brown’s assertions simple is that. Historically, Brown’s evidence is ambiguous and does not appear fact ...

(4 pages) 37 0 3.7 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

An Analysis Of Paul Celan

Paradox, in individual assertions and the structure as a whole, pervades the descriptions of mourning in Paul Celan's poem ... doxical structure launched in the first stanza, the following stanzas offer a series of paradoxical assertions that describe aspects of the different idea of subjectivity. These paradoxical assertions ...

(8 pages) 483 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers