Essays Tagged: "Buchanan"

Sacred Cow - Vegetarianism

Hugh BuchananGrowth problems. Animal population problems. Disease. These are all problems caused by being ...

(3 pages) 129 2 2.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Essay on 'The Great Gatsby' (Fitzergerald): the Question of Nick Carraway's Integrity

.Nick's initial interest in Jordan is mainly for her looks and charm. Upon first sightof her at the Buchanan's mansion, he is at once drawn to her appearance. He Notes herbody 'extended full length' o ...

(2 pages) 61 0 2.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Imagination Essay. It describes how the use of imagination is used in the Gatsby, Sarty snopes,and Harry.

y is portrayed as a fiction in the man's mind, a vision of himself he had spent years creating. The Buchanan's base themselves solely on material things and Gatsby would seem to be exactly the opposit ...

(6 pages) 74 0 4.6 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A re-interpretation of the function and evolution of the tail streamer in hirundines.

rodynamic efficiency and reproductive benefits mediated through female preference" (Rowe, Evans and Buchanan, 2001). The effects of tail streamer length manipulation is tested in barn swallows and a c ... and tail streamers are thought to signal parasite resistance and immunocompetence (Rowe, Evans and Buchanan, 2001). They therefore conclude that the tail streamers in barn swallows would have evolved ...

(9 pages) 49 1 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

America's Role in WWI and it's Role in WWII.

America's economic interests and allied propaganda brought the US into war in 1917 against Germany (Buchanan 10).Public opinion was crucial to getting the support that either side needed. The British ... erman-American communities. These factors helped way the public opinion on the side of the British (Buchanan 82).Scott 2The U.S. also had economic interests in the Allies winning the war. The U.S. had ...

(4 pages) 148 0 2.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Debates the issues of affirmative action (I chose the con side)

legalizes discrimination (Steele 1990, 39). "I thought discrimination was illegal in this country (Buchanan 1995, 1)." Also, if this discrimination continues racism in the United States may become wo ... is the most discriminating thing this country has ever seen since the Jim Crow laws many years ago (Buchanan 1995, 1). At ivy league colleges the median GPA of applicants is close to 4.0 and S.A.T.'s ...

(4 pages) 214 0 3.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

How does the management of people contribute to effective organisational behaviour, development and good health in respect of Leadership?

defined as "anyone with an interest, or stake, in the actions of the organisation and its members" Buchanan and Huczynski (2004). This definition of organisational stakeholders includes those interna ... be regarded as someone who by definition is assigned a position of leadership in an organisation" (Buchanan and Huczynski, 1985). This definition suggests that managers are in positions of leadership ...

(12 pages) 515 0 3.4 Dec/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

An essay on U.S. trade barriers and protectionism.

gle century. Such was the success of the policy called protectionism that is so disparaged today."- Buchanan on the history of U.S. protectionism:Historical Perspectives on U.S. Trade PolicyThe recent ...

(13 pages) 220 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

THEME ON EMILY DICKINSON

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Briefly Discuss The Main Approaches To The Study Of Organisational Behaviour.

e social arrangements for achieving controlled performance in pursuit of collective goals"� (Buchanan and Huszynski, 1997).With a definition of an organisation as a base "˜Organisational ... ctivity. Taylor's approach is striking in its dismissive interest in people"� (Huczynski and Buchanan, 1985).He tended to look much more at the job rather than at the person doing that job.The ...

(11 pages) 72 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Colors Of The Great Gatsby

r used in The Great Gatsby is white. Fitzgerald used this color in one of the opening scenes at the Buchanan household. Daisy and Jordan are both clothed in gorgeous white summer dresses, lying on whi ...

(3 pages) 461 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

F. Scott Fitzgerald - "The Great Gatsby": Demonstrate Nick Carraway's maturation as the events of the summer of 1922 unfold.

lizes how materialistic and superficial and flawed she is. Nick Carraway enjoyed the company of the Buchanan’s but by the end of the book he was mature enough to realize their true nature. “ ... eir money or their vast carelessness....” (Fitzgerald 170). This shows us that his view on the Buchanan’s changed greatly and that his judgement matured throughout the book because he could ...

(2 pages) 11 1 2.5 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Essay on "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

erman. Also, Meyer Wolfsheim has a Jewish name and he isn’t connected to the English people of Buchanan, Fay, or Carraway. Weather symbolizes Gatsby and Daisy’s relationship. In chapter V, D ...

(2 pages) 9 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Great Gatsby

olizes hopes and dreams. The dream is Daisy. Gatsby buys the house across the bay so he can see the Buchanan's light. Later in the story when Gatsby has Daisy the importance of the light diminishes (S ...

(3 pages) 20 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Great Gatsby

olizes hopes and dreams. The dream is Daisy. Gatsby buys the house across the bay so he can see the Buchanan's light. Later in the story when Gatsby has Daisy the importance of the light diminishes (S ...

(3 pages) 650 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

HRM : Casual Labour in Australia

ated with the part-time casual work force which has increased rapidly in the past 20 years (Pocock; Buchanan; Campbell 2004). Currently 2 million Australians are employed as casual workforce. This str ... urs, no paid sick or holiday leave, and limited access to other rights and forms of leave. (Pocock; Buchanan; Campbell 2004)Many have difficulty borrowing money, predicting childcare needs, and managi ...

(6 pages) 27 1 4.3 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Love in The Great Gatsby

ther love affair starts by the beginning of the novel is between Nick and Jordan. It started at the Buchanan's mansion. Nick was immediately attracted to Jordan's indifference air and self-sufficiency ...

(4 pages) 499 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Organisational change

hange is now commonly viewed as a complex and difficult area worthy of special attention and study (Buchanan & Boddy, 1992). Despite a limit number of individual successes, organisational change r ... nge: the role of defence mechanisms", Journal of Managerial Psychology, Vol. 16, No. 7, pp. 534-548.Buchanan, D. & Boddy, D. (1992), The Expertise of the Change Agent, Prentice Hall, Hemel Hempste ...

(15 pages) 155 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Leadership and organization

be regarded as someone who by definition is assigned a position of leadership in an organization" (Buchanan and Huczynski, 1985). This definition suggests that managers are in positions of leadership ... ch argues that leaders must adjust their style in a manner consistent with aspects of the context" (Buchanan and Huczynski, 2004).Situational leadership theory builds upon contingency theory by adding ...

(10 pages) 143 0 3.7 Jan/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

From Your Understanding of Leadership, Explain Why It Is Important to Attend to Both Task and Process Issues

anized group in its effort toward goal setting and goal achievement."(Stodgill 1950) (Huczynski and Buchanan 2007).In other words the leader is a person who influences others to achieve a goal, and di ... ior and personality tendencies associated with effective leadership. We can see that (Huczynski and Buchanan 2001) describe the trait theory as an "Attempt to identify the personality traits and other ...

(8 pages) 106 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication