Essays Tagged: "Commitments"

"I Do" or "Please Don't". Same-sex marriage debate.

What is marriage anyway? Isn't it the union of two people who love each other to prove their commitments to one another for the future? Yes, but there is more. Webster's Dictionary defines marr ...

(5 pages) 376 3 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality


e adult personality.Certain responsibilities accompany this development of an identity, such as the commitments "tooneself, to one's family, to significant others, and to the various subgroups in soci ... s amember." One's sense of identity is chronically jeopardized by the difficulty in holding to thesecommitments; one important attribute in the retention of these commitments involves a belief and fai ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Definition of a Contract

by law. Modern business could not exist without such contracts. Most business transactions involve commitments to furnish goods, services, or real property; these commitments are usually in the form ...

(4 pages) 562 4 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


by law. Modern business could not exist without such contracts. Most business transactions involve commitments to furnish goods, services, or real property; these commitments are usually in the form ...

(5 pages) 455 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Editorial Concealed. Robert Wright, both reporter and commentator in Time Magazine. Includes review of his article "The evolution of despair"

ght's use of first person and emotional appeal:'Whether burdened by an overwhelming flurry of daily commitments or stifled by a sense of social isolation; whether mired for hours in a sense of life's ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Business Etiquette

t etiquette influences their success because it differentiates them in a competitive market. Honors commitments to quality and excellence. Etiquette enables them to be confident in a variety of people ...

(13 pages) 458 1 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Families portraid in Roddy Doyles books. A comparrison of the snapper, "The Commitments", "The Snapper and The Van"

en family members are assumed to be the prototype for all othersocial relations. In the novels, The Commitments, The Snapper and The Van, RoddyDoyle shows his support of the family as an institution. ... pub, trying to stave off the feelingsthat they are nondescript people in a nondescript world.'2The Commitments is Doyle's first full-length novel. The main character JimmyRabbitte, the eldest son, pu ...

(5 pages) 39 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Kyoto Protocol

the displacement of millions of people. When governments adopted the Convention, they knew that its commitments would not be sufficient to achieve its ultimate objective. They therefore included a ser ... jective. They therefore included a series of review mechanisms in the Convention to ensure that its commitments could be tightened in the future. The first review mechanism kicked in at the first sess ...

(2 pages) 123 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct - This is a written code of ethics for a small business. 12 pages in length. Written for Master's level course in Organizational Ethics.

employee, partner, supplier, and subcontractor of the 5 Starz Corporation.This Code, consisting of commitments formulated as statements of personal responsibility, identifies the elements of such a c ... ul consideration of fundamental principles, rather than reliance on detailed regulations.1. GENERAL COMMITMENTS.As a 5 Starz Corporation employee, partner, supplier, or subcontractor I will:1.1 Contri ...

(12 pages) 1616 3 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Leadership in the Global Economy.

inciple also available to the public in keeping with the EU's policy of transparency. Uruguay Round commitments are being implemented on schedule, although the extent of actual trade liberalization ap ... are distinguished from predecessor agreements by the greater degree of reciprocity in market access commitments. Each provides for the establishment of a bilateral free-trade area, covering industrial ...

(15 pages) 387 1 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Team work.

problematic when we need to find those who are responsible for creating problems and we need their commitments to improvement process. Nobody wants to voluntarily take blame for delays, quality probl ...

(4 pages) 192 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A breif description of current marketing trends.

ice- is one of the most flexible elements of the marketing mix. Unlike product features and channel commitments, this element can be changed quickly, especially in the short term through allowances an ...

(6 pages) 266 3 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Cheerleader (What activity or program is most meaningful to you and explain your reasons sor involvemnet.)

ntrary to what many perceive it to be, cheerleading aids in leadership skills, in following through commitments, and in character building.So exactly what does the word cheerleader mean? It can be def ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Crucible, by Arthur Miller. Essay interpretes quote "Good people...are good because they've come to wisdom through failure".

, John Proctor is good because he died refusing to lie in order to live. Proctor failed because his commitments wavered depending upon his own personal needs. Miller demonstrated Proctor's failure, an ... to his wife, Elizabeth. He had with Abigail during his wife's sickness. Proctor failed because his commitments wavered depending upon his own personal needs, he was in need of companionship and his w ...

(10 pages) 85 0 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Performance Management

goals are defined, and outputs are then identified to attain the goals which were clearly defined. Commitments of managers and employees are gained, to achieve the identified outputs, and outcomes ar ...

(8 pages) 894 2 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Problem Structuring Methods: Brief overview with some examples

fy their dilemma, converge on a potentially actionable mutual problem or issue within it, and agree commitments that will at least partially resolve it. There are many types of PSMs and the more stand ...

(2 pages) 91 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A Permanent Solution to a Reoccurring Nightmare

ence of life in prison for the heinous acts they commit.The law supports the reinstatement of civil commitments, which targets the most violent sexual abusers and keeps them behind bars for as long as ... measure is thought to protect women and children from these ruthless predators.Reinstating of civil commitments only deters future sexual assaults. Predator can pretend to not pose as a sexual threat ...

(3 pages) 50 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

History of GATT and WTO, its difference and advantages to US.

onference held at Geneva in 1947. The US initiated negotiations with 22 other countries that led to commitments to regulate different tariff rates. GATT was formed as an agreement among member nations ... t but the WTO is a permanent institution with its own secretariat, headquartered in Geneva.*The WTO commitments are full and permanent and has far wider scope than GATT.*The GATT rules applied to trad ...

(3 pages) 161 1 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Intel operating environment and swat

ing industry. Establishing high quality products and a reputation for always meeting their shipping commitments, has been a driving edge. The market share advantage they enjoy is due to the x86 line o ...

(2 pages) 156 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Outlining an Organizations Structure

nagement, supervision and operatives. The company strives to deliver value for money and meet their commitments to all stakeholders.During the course of the year the company evaluates its current stru ...

(4 pages) 124 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers