Essays Tagged: "charismatic"

Essay describing the use of religious aspects in the book "East of Eden" by John Steinebck; uses "timshel" and the story of Cain and Abel; shows different aspects of the characters using these stories

vegetable has missed the human drama," E.M. Cioran. Human character can be described as sensitive, charismatic, cunning, evil, and even animalistic. There are many instances in Steinbeck's East of Ed ...

(4 pages) 41 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

The Transformation of German social and cultural life under Nazism

tand in the new camp. In a short time they will know nothing but this new community.Adolf Hitler, a charismatic, Austrian-born demagogue, rose to power in Germany during the 1920s and early 1930s at a ...

(4 pages) 57 0 3.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Lord of the Flies: Qualities of a Good Leader

pondered this question especially when electing leaders. They may say that a good leader should be charismatic, intelligent and perhaps good-natured. Their idea of good leadership qualities usually c ...

(3 pages) 95 1 4.1 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Alexander the Great as a Soldier and a Statesmen.

s and elements of this were his speed of movement, his military tactics and ability to adapt, and a charismatic and inspiring quality of leadership. Obviously, he was lucky to have the highly trained ... increase the army's chances of provisioning his men and animals. As a leader, he was inspiring and charismatic. Arrian is full of praise for Alexander's leadership qualities and writes of his "fillin ...

(5 pages) 64 0 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Lord of the Flies" by William Golding.

r. The four main characters in the book are Ralph, Piggy, Jack, and Simon. Ralph is an outgoing and charismatic boy, the protagonist of the story. He is keen on maintaining a sense of civilization on ...

(4 pages) 43 1 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Dead poets society.

Academy. Keating was a former student of Welton and is very passionate about his teaching. He is a charismatic teacher who earned his students love, respect and attention through his strong teachings ...

(2 pages) 47 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

When We Were Kings.

li's triumph. Spike Lee's descriptions of Muhammad Ali included being "handsome, articulate, funny, charismatic, and whoopin' ass too!""No Vietcong ever called me nigger", is the reason why Muhammad A ...

(7 pages) 61 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Lula: The End of Latin American Populism?

their peoples' aspirations for well-being and social justice. Populist leaders exhibit an eloquent, charismatic and unlimited capacity to promise a better life for their people simply by wishing for i ... ng policies that he had not so long before vigorously opposed. I submit that in addition to being a charismatic politician he has evolved into a responsible one. My guess is that his sense of duty has ...

(3 pages) 73 1 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

JFK as an icon.

and the American people were genuinely happy with the presidency of the time, it could also be his charismatic character and good looks that has kept him in such high opinion with the American citize ...

(14 pages) 174 1 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

In the novel "A Separate Peace", by John Knowles.

at a New Hampshire prep school. At the beginning of the story, Gene is insecure and jealous of his charismatic friend, Phineas. Later in the tale, Gene's obsession with Phineas, or more often referre ...

(4 pages) 41 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

AIDS in the Workplace: A Case Assessment

Grenier, CoryBackground:Carla Lombard is a charismatic owner of Better Bagels, a successful seven-year-old bagel chain. Recently Frances, the e ...

(4 pages) 94 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Franklin Roosevelt and Adolf Hitler

Franklin Roosevelt and Adolf Hitler were both charismatic and vigorous leaders who successfully led their respective nations through the political ...

(8 pages) 66 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Errors of Vietnam.

of the Vietnam War began when the United States ignored the unknown, Ho Chi Minh.Ho Chi Minh was a charismatic patriot, determined revolutionary and Communist, founded the Vietminh political organiza ...

(16 pages) 165 1 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The new managerial thoughts and organisational approaches like empowerment, delegation decentralisation and self-managed teams has ensued the changes as compared to the traditional approach.

rarchy and so on. Positional authority of a superior over a subordinate stems from legal authority. Charismatic authority stems from the personal qualities of an individual. Efficiency in bureaucracie ...

(7 pages) 303 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Otto von Bismarck and his foreign policies

most advanced liberal ideas that gave the beginning of the social and welfare reforms in Europe. A charismatic genius who with his ability to look for the "perfect storm" with a great gift of anticip ...

(6 pages) 75 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Joel Who?

t people who don't know him think he's dark and mysterious. He's quiet and keeps to himself, yet is charismatic in the way he stands, as if he wants everyone to know he's there. His name is Joel, and ...

(3 pages) 19 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Primate Observation

the San Diego Zoo, one of favorite exhibitions is the orangutan exhibit and watch these amazing and charismatic apes. Always aware that they are in the presence of humans, whether it is the youngsters ...

(5 pages) 86 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

A Separate Peace: Character Analysis, Plot Summary, General Analysis, and Alternate Ending

ve the capacity to defeat them.Brinker HadleyWith a proclivity for organization, Hadley is an avid, charismatic politician at Dover School. A foil of Finny, Brinker executes his ideas with efficiency ... rester attends summer school. He quickly makes friends with his roommate, Finny. Finny is extremely charismatic and can get away with anything. One day, he pressures Gene to jump from a tree into a ri ...

(9 pages) 42 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

What are the qualities of a successful leader in a business or in public life?

sity of the work force. Therefore, a successful leader is an individual who displays transactional, charismatic and transformational leadership.A transactional leader is an individual who clarifies su ... lity to satisfy and adapt to subordinates social needs may improve the productivity of the business.Charismatic leadership goes beyond transactional leadership techniques. A charismatic leader has the ...

(2 pages) 110 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

A Separate Piece by John Knowles - Maturity

from a young athletic and careless teen to a crippled and sensitive young man.Finny was a young and charismatic young teen. He was the best at sports in Devon Academy and he was known throughout the s ...

(4 pages) 40 0 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American