Essays Tagged: "historical perspective"

The Function of Profanity in Modern English

booChapter 5- Phatic and Emotive LanguageChapter 6- The Employment of SubstitutesChapter 7- A Brief Historical PerspectiveChapter 8- The Use of Profanity in the MediaChapter 9- ConclusionsBibliography ... ision to leave his job, because it implies that the complaints are not justified.Chapter 7- A Brief Historical PerspectiveAnother way to illustrate the importance of these words is to look at the hist ...

(15 pages) 236 2 4.5 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

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

ollowing report is to provide some insight into the department of the RCMP, as well as to provide a historical perspective that will outline how the RCMP has developed into a very respected and effect ...> Royal Canadian Mounted Police.Accessed February 21, 2003.Historical Highlights, RCMP-GRC(2003): Royal Canadian Mounted Police.Accessed February 20, 2003RCMP ...

(6 pages) 99 3 4.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This essay is about how the to use the new technology to get an education online; compared to the old way, the classroom education.

Online Distance EducationOUTLINEI.AbstractII.IntroductionIII.What Distance Education is?A.Historical perspectiveB.EvolutionIV.Technological OptionsA.VoiceB.VideoC.Data-CAI-CMI-Computer-Media ...

(12 pages) 751 0 3.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

This paper examines current foreign policy vis-a-vis Israel. The paper suggests a solution to further the Israeli peace process.

e process, the American media and government are becoming aware that the deliberations may reveal a historical perspective that differs from a previously accepted perspective, and that an appreciation ... basing decisions on selective facts. The final stages of a welcomed peace process demands that the historical facts are correctly portrayed so that knowledge and reasoning can dictate an equitable so ...

(6 pages) 132 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

History of the Panama Canal

building and ownership, was saturated with difficulty.Walter LaFeber illustrates the dilemmas in a historical analysis. Inhis work he states five questions that address the significance of thePanama ... ions that address the significance of thePanama Canal to United States. This paper will discuss the historicalperspective of the book's author, address pertinent three questionsand give a critique of ...

(4 pages) 65 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


on pictures, audiotapes and cassettes, and computer programs-and it's still going strong. From this historical perspective, then, one might paraphrase Mark Twain by concluding that reports of copyrigh ...

(10 pages) 168 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

A good biography of John Keats

tial and lasting, the indefinite and abstruse concepts behind them.It would be beneficial to gain a historical perspective on the poem. Ode Upon a Grecian Urn was written at the height of Keats' creat ...

(5 pages) 67 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Analysis of disneys brother bear in relation to historical accuracy

A historical perspective on Disney's latest film "brother bear"This past weekend I saw the movie Broth ... end I saw the movie Brother Bear, it's a new Disney movie and rated G. I have some trouble with the historical accuracy of the film and will be discussing that at great length. Sure it's a children's ... cussing that at great length. Sure it's a children's movie, but does that mean it's ok to disregard historical accuracy? Perhaps the fact that it's designed for children makes it even more important t ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

A In Depth Look At Malware, Spy-Ware, and Ad-Ware

ese may be caused from malicious malware, spy-ware or ad-ware.First we will look at malware. From a historical perspective, malware started out slowly and rather gently. Different types of malware eac ...

(8 pages) 94 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Global Business Plan for MGT 448 Euro Communications

nomic FactorsC. Social/Cultural IssuesD. Financial ConsiderationsV. Regional and Country AnalysisA. Historical PerspectiveB. Economic AlliancesC. Drivers of GlobalizationD. Economic Development StageE ... rices for shipping and other organizational factors are cost effective.Regional and Country AnalysisHistorical PerspectiveRelic discoveries in Germany have served as an indication that the area was ho ...

(26 pages) 874 0 4.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Is Marketing a Science?

rks has been referred.The structure of this paper is as follows: In the first part of the paper the historical perspective of the debate has been outlined, which is followed by assessment of the debat ... essively narrow research ideas.... An effective theory paper begins with an exhaustive and critical historical review of past work. Marketing theory is made up of a set of building blocks. Readers of ...

(13 pages) 172 0 3.8 Dec/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The Biotech Century: Harnessing the Gene and Remaking the World By.

ests. Lord Ritchie-Calder, the British science writer, cast the biological revolution in the proper historical perspective when he observed that "just as we have manipulated plastics and metals, we ar ... atives in the plant or animal kingdoms to create new varieties, strains and breeds. Through a long, historical process of tinkering and trial and error, we have redrawn the biological map, creating ne ...

(4 pages) 32 0 2.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Foreign Direct Investment

Table of contents1) FDI from a historical perspectiveI. Who have been the ones giving/receiving the most FDI in the past?II. Histor ... d recipient countries and the impact on these countries of the shifts in flows over time.FDI from a historical perspectiveI. Who have been the ones giving/receiving the most FDI in the past?FDI flow h ... e is a strong positive relationship between inflows and outflows of FDI among developed nations.II. Historical shifts in FDI and why?There have been numerous shifts in FDI throughout the 20th century. ...

(8 pages) 263 1 4.4 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Sinai Covenant: Part One - Exodus 1-24

Before continuing with the Bible survey, we would like to interject a few sentences to explain the historical perspective used in preparing it. All attempts to place Joseph, Moses, and the events in ... in preparing it. All attempts to place Joseph, Moses, and the events in Exodus alongside a secular, historical timeline proved unsatisfactory -- frustratingly so. There are educated opinions too numer ...

(10 pages) 41 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Formalism: "Volonte de Puissance" by Jean Dubuffet

rst will be from a formalist perspective, second a psychoanalytical perspective, third a social art historical perspective, and fourth a semiotic perspective. I will analyze the work and come to solid ...

(2 pages) 2262 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

The Failed Objective – An Evaluation of Imperialism in Greco-Roman Civilization

48; written by Anthony Esler. These primary sources are significant because it helps illuminate the historical perspective of people involved in Greco-Roman imperialism. Finally, this essay will show ...

(5 pages) 30 0 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Greek Gods

cited stories, and eventually on written records. These cultures had neither the technology nor the historical perspective to posit a natural explanation. Therefore, the genesis of these ancient cosmo ... l biases. Nonetheless, Hesiod and the author(s) of Genesis demonstrate, given the technological and historical limitations of the time, that the imagination served as the best tool for understanding t ...

(6 pages) 23 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

John Donne And English Literature

tyles, at forms and rhymes and media, and trace their evolution as they fall in and out of favor. A historical perspective is possible, digging to discover how a culture effected literature and how th ...

(6 pages) 16 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Young Adult Fiction author Katherine Paterson cast her female characters in her novel "Lyddie".

erican author of young adult fiction novels. Her novel Lyddie, published in 1991, is written from a historical perspective and the major characters either face oppression directly or face a threat of ... t with readers and relate to their personal experiences. This is a difficult task to achieve with a historical fiction novel set one-hundred and fifty years in the past and set in a country on the oth ...

(10 pages) 14 0 4.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

China Case Study

brief history of China's overpopulation. World population in general will be discussed as well as a historical perspective of the probable causes will be presented. With over 200 million people living ...

(7 pages) 69 0 5.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues