Essays Tagged: "De facto"

Existentialist Darwism and Neo-isolationist Rejection in Camus' "The Stranger"

human nature, and the commitment and responsibility that accompanythese elements are ultimately the deciding factors of the morality of one's existence. Meursaultis placed in an indifferent world, a w ... perpetuate afalse sense of truth.Meursault's virtue, as well as his undoing, lies in his unique tendency to choose, andthereby exist, without computing objective standards or universal sentiment. His ...

(2 pages) 76 0 4.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Apartheid in Modern South Africa

Apartheid in Modern South AfricaApartheid is the legal segregation of races promulgated in the Republic of South Af ... gregated compounds for mine workers becoming the fore fathers of apartheid(Kanfer 79). By the 1920s de facto apartheid was the predominant feature of life in South Africa (79). Apartheid, fought again ... . Today apartheid approaches its final years as political supporters of anti-apartheid such as President Nelson Mandela continually fights for a multiracial South Africa. The struggle against racial s ...

(3 pages) 119 0 3.7 Jul/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Israel.

ffectively pre-empting the possibility of a two-state solution of a viable Palestinian state alongside Israel. If the international community continues to remain unwilling to reign in Israeli colony c ... g to reign in Israeli colony construction and expansion, irreversible "facts on the ground" and the de facto apartheid system such facts create will force Palestinian policy makers to re-evaluate the ...

(5 pages) 82 0 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Marriage and family according to the legal system.

FamilyThe Australian Bureau of statistics defines family as "two or more persons, one of whom is at least 15 years of age, who are related by ... persons, one of whom is at least 15 years of age, who are related by blood, marriage (registered or de-facto), adoption or fostering, and who are usually resident in the same household." The family is ... f society and for this reason; all aspects of family life are governed by the law. Birth, marriage, death and all relationships between partners and their children are subject to legal restrictions, a ...

(6 pages) 165 0 3.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Foreign Policy(germany).

ng-term geopolitical goal of creating a German empire that would dominate western Europe and extend deep into Russia. In a first step toward this goal, he made a de facto revision to the Treaty of Ver ... by ceasing to heed its restrictions on German rearmament. Soon after becoming chancellor, Hitler ordered that rearmament, secretly under way since the early 1920s, be stepped up. Later in 1933, he wi ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Is Heart of Darkness a text which criticises or endorses imperialism?

uires a review of imperialism and the associated notions of prejudice and racism. Completeness also depends upon understanding the setting of Heart of Darkness: the region now called the Democratic Re ... of the acquisition and maintenance of large, multi-ethnic states held together by coercion. This model is typified by the ancient empires of Rome and Greece. Subject states were conquered and integra ...

(8 pages) 143 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Why did progress in Civil Rights decline after 1965?

a vital part in progression, through non-violent techniques, there was no longer any such strong leadership. President Johnson attempted to overcome some of the problems in the North by proposing seve ... tempted to overcome some of the problems in the North by proposing several bills, which had varying degrees of success for several reasons.Originally he had hoped that his 1965 Voting Rights Act would ...

(2 pages) 33 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

How Important Was the Role of African Americans Themselves in Achieving Political and Civil Equality for African Americans in the USA Between 1945 and 1965?

who are not of WASP (White, Anglo-Saxon, protestant) origin. Whether it has been discrimination by de jure of de facto nobody can question that it existed and still exists to a lesser extent today.As ... er of reasons. Among these were the black civil rights movement, the support of white liberals, the decisions of the Supreme Court, congress and different Presidents, also the impact of changes in Ame ...

(14 pages) 113 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Heart Of Darkness Imperialism

uires a review of imperialism and the associated notions of prejudice and racism. Completeness also depends upon understanding the setting of Heart of Darkness: the region now called the Democratic Re ... of the acquisition and maintenance of large, multi-ethnic states held together by coercion. This model is typified by the ancient empires of Rome and Greece. Subject states were conquered and integra ...

(8 pages) 100 0 4.7 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Defacto Relationships

Upon the dissolution of marriage property has to be taken into consideration of who gets what. This is called property settlement. The property includes all property of ... erty includes all property of the partnership no matter whose name it is in. The term property includes houses, units and land but that is not all furniture, cars boats shares and even superannuation ... units and land but that is not all furniture, cars boats shares and even superannuation can be divided up amongst the two parties.The scheme of the family law act is to encourage agreement in propert ...

(7 pages) 53 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Power Of The Individual: Humanists?

Every depression is followed by a recession, as was Europe's Medieval Ages followed by the Renaissance. Wh ... iduals here and now, which was the combination of individualism, secularism and classicism. Lorenzo De' Medici was one of the few genuine humanists during the Renaissance because he was an art patron ... le ruler of another simple city-state. He was the ruler of a city that was in the thickness of the idea of humanism, and he lived up to that belief.Lorenzo De' Medici demonstrated humanism as well as ...

(3 pages) 29 1 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The primary mark of the church, Holiness.

One of the main characteristics of the Catholic Church is her holiness. Not all members, leaders included, are de facto holy. The scandals that riddle catholic history prove that painfully eno ... catholic history prove that painfully enough. But the church as a whole is holy, because she's considered the bride of Christ, and also, the mystical body of Christ. Initially, members are capable of ...

(2 pages) 17 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Leadership style: Meg Whitman, CEO of eBay one of the richest female CEOs in the world.

buying and selling products and services on the Internet via electronic methods (using the World Wide Web). It is classified as business-to-business, business to consumer and consumer-to-consumer. eB ... ts passionate, loyal and evangelistic customers, who refuse to do business anywhere else but on the de facto auction site of the Internet.In 1998, Pierre and his cofounder Jeff Skoll brought in Meg Wh ...

(15 pages) 277 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Imperial Marriage in the Native Chinese & Non-Han State, Han to Ming

This chapter first talks about the usual practice of Han origin on choosing empresses; dethronements by dowager empresses; harem disputes leading to the murder of imperial wives and their ... nd their children. The second part tells us the variety and political ingenuity of marriage systems designed by the leaders of the conquest dynasties illustrated by T’o-pa state of Wei, the Chi&# ... ess dowager, when her husband died, she might become head of the ruling house and on many occasions de facto ruler of the empire. So they can choose the heir, appoint the empress, and put relatives in ...

(4 pages) 12 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Me And Capitalism

oning on different scales than what I initially set out to do. Now, however, that I have begun to understand myself more with time, I guess it is not my de-facto priority to top the class. I know that ... ime, I guess it is not my de-facto priority to top the class. I know that now that, by whatever accident of fate that I'm here, I better ensure my survival if not success. I also realise that it is po ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Animal Farm In My Eyes

ring away their authoritative master, Mr. Jones, in hopes of abolishing totalitarianism in favor of democracy. Once Jones is gone and a de facto revolution is underway, however, an innate lust for pow ... tarian government unwittingly aid the dictator by pledging allegiance while walking around with blinders on. For example, Boxer's pithy maxims, "I will work harder" and "Napoleon is always right," add ...

(2 pages) 777 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Family legal studies

1) Yes. Maintenance is a financial payment made by one spouse to contribute to the care and welfare of the other spouse and/or children of the ma ... spouse to contribute to the care and welfare of the other spouse and/or children of the marriage. Under s.72 of theFamily Law Act 1975 (Cth), a spouse may be obligated to provide maintenance to the ot ... se is unable to support themselves and the proposed payer spouse has the capacity to pay.Factors needed to be taken into account are children and property. The Child Support (Registration and Collecti ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2014

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