Essays Tagged: "government departments"

The importance of the internet in today's society

le. The World-Wide-Web has greatpotential as human resource development tools. Manyinstitutions and government departments are experimentingwith a variety of methods and models for administeringthis p ...

(8 pages) 337 0 1.9 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

THE RCMP this essay outlines the RCMP's current structure and gives a historical perspective. Outlines why the RCMP is a Canadian Icon.

l Canadian Mounted Police, otherwise known as the RCMP, is one of Canada's oldest and most renowned government departments. Ever since its beginning the RCMP has been a workforce committed to excellen ... orical perspective that will outline how the RCMP has developed into a very respected and effective government department.The Royal Canadian Mounted Police has a constantly changing mandate. The lates ...

(6 pages) 99 3 4.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Title: Against Censorship in Music This paper is about censorship in music. For those rock 'n'roll music with dirty lyrics.

at participating in illegal actions such as murder, rape or drugs is acceptable. For years, various government departments have passed, or have tried to pass, bills to strengthen music censorship. Cen ... m of speech, or of the press; or of the right of the people peaceable to assemble, and petition the government for a redress of grievances (Nuzum). In the United States, the First Amendment is aimed t ...

(4 pages) 235 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

New Labour

New LabourGovernments are usually judged on their political performances, drive and energy, and how successful ... heir ministers are in driving forward their legislative agenda and Manifesto promises. Furthermore, government departments normally analyse how far they have gone in meeting the values set out, and in ... the victory represented the start of applying ideas such as the Third Way to the public sector. The Government programme to modernise Britain and create a fair and decent society where wealth, power a ...

(19 pages) 252 1 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Assess the Advantages and Disadvantages of Official Statistics

Official statistics are quantitative data produced by local and national government bodies, and can cover a wide range of behaviour including births, deaths, marriages and d ... d work and leisure. Official statistics can be produced as a by-product of the normal workings of a government department, but they can also result from research designed specifically to produce them. ... from research designed specifically to produce them.Two main sources of official statistics are the government and its departments, and surveys. For example, government departments such as the Home Of ...

(4 pages) 26437 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Play Crucible and Novel 1984 - Comparing the ways in which the two authors express the Themes of Authority, Power, Repression and Rebellion

d USSR, Senator Joseph McCarthy chaired a committee to rid of the Communists from the United States government and its nation. Mc Carthy alleged that the United States government departments were infi ... d to join the fabled Brotherhood, a group of underground rebels with the intent of overthrowing the government. The book was written partly in third person, and partly in first person seen through the ...

(10 pages) 72 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Political Parties and Pressure groups

d interest groups a key role in the policy making process. Policies are formed after and only after governments have consulted the affected interests and the groups that represent them. Government dep ... macy due to Britain's first past the post-electoral system. Britain is a unitary state with a local government suffering due to centralization of power to government. Power is now heavily concentrated ...

(8 pages) 131 0 4.2 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Review of The 1982 Official Information Act in New Zealand.

ers of the Crown and officials,--and thereby to enhance respect for the law and to promote the good government of New Zealand:To provide for proper access by each person to official information relati ... cial Information Act (OIA) governs the disclosure of official information held by central and local government departments to the public. It does not compel officials to withhold information but does ...

(5 pages) 30 0 4.1 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Library & Information Science

My View of Consumer Rights in Society.

sume when we eat our breakfast that the food will be safe. To ensure this requires the work of many Government Departments and State agencies. For example, you will not be allowed to connect electrici ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Australian Legal system, differences in civil law and criminal justice, how can both systems be improved? Justify.

In Nsw, courts provide a resolution between individuals, corporations, government agencies etc... Courts are the place where the validity and application of law are determ ... public persecutions for an offence against the law, while civil cases are disputes between people , government or corporations about liabilities or rights of the people or organisations of the people ... is to criminal justiceIn the civil law system most cases usually involve individuals, companies or government departments taking legal action against other individuals, companies or government depart ...

(4 pages) 68 0 3.7 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The roles of various enforcement agencies, discussing the limitations of legal aid and evaluating the usefulness of alternatives to the court system in resolving disputes.

of enforcing certain laws. Acts of parliament have created the agencies and include bodies such as government departments and police.The main roles of police are to; prevent crime, investigate crime ... ed a crime. They cannot however arrest a person simply to question them.Some commonwealth and state government departments have powers to enforce specific laws for example; under the income tax assess ...

(5 pages) 103 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Safety in the Workplace

velopments in working conditions are important assessment of economic progress.Main Issue The three government departments assigned to aid workplace safety are Occupational Safety and Health Administr ... proactive and involve the policies and procedures to follow the set standards by local and federal governments will be in turn, protecting themselves from financial disaster.Reference Establish a Wor ...

(2 pages) 128 0 3.7 Apr/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Ministerial Power

ministerial responsibility is that Ministers are responsible for the mistakes and incompetencies of government departments under their portfolio. Some of these conventions are no longer contained to s ... Responsibility. Both concepts are governed by conventions inherited from the Westminster system of government. Collective ministerial responsibility involves the cabinet being collectively responsibl ...

(5 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Writing a literature review

overseas? Wholly owned Australian subsidiaries of foreign companies? Not-for-profit organizations? Government departments etc? Note that by defining this term, you are partly defining the scope of yo ...

(4 pages) 141 0 5.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Criminal Justice System (CJS) in England

rk together to deliver the criminal justice process.The work of these agencies is overseen by three government departments: the Home Office, the Attorney General's Office, and the Department for Const ...

(6 pages) 35 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


for the Sydney's tramways, the railway and tram workshop and part of city's lighting load and other government departments (eg sewerage, swing bridges e.t.c.).White Bay Power Station came into existen ... hat make it valuable are.· Proximity to the CBD · Sharing boundaries with other large government lands which can become available for redevelopment · Links with expensive and posh ...

(10 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


chairman of the Communist Party when it took control of China. Premier Zhou Enlai directed all the government departments and ministries. The U.S.S.R. helped support the new government with military ... S.R. helped support the new government with military and economic aid. Over a three-year period the government established control and wanted to revive the nation's economy. The government then took l ...

(8 pages) 25 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Rugged Individualism

on his feet that is why I believe that if we could structure our Social Security, Welfare and other government departments then tax payers money would not go to waste and we would not be so against so ...

(1 pages) 882 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Identify, and evaluate the different types of property income taxes?

Tax is a 'charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government' ( Tax payments were established many years ago to bring balance in society. ... ient Egyptian ages and have developed significantly in many ways over time. Taxes are raised by the Government to pay services and welfare such as: Education, the National Health Service, National Def ... he National Health Service, National Defence and infrastructure development and maintenance. The UK Government relies on the revenues from taxation to maintain day-to-day operations, without the incom ...

(13 pages) 43 0 3.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

To what extent was Peter the Great's personality more of a disadvantage than an advantage in his attempts to reform Russia?

thoritarian nature as well as a lack in political understanding. The Muscovite structure of central government was based on the autocracy of the Tsar surrounded by the Boyars’ parliamentary Duma, ... yars’ parliamentary Duma, the Zemskii Sobor- who were influential nobles- and the Prikazi, the government departments under the Duma’s control. The institutions overalapped, Peter did not ta ...

(13 pages) 16 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers