Essays Tagged: "Individual"

Peter Shaffer's Equus: Concept of Normalcy.

he status quo. He rips the innards from the children in his dream and in existent life he tears the individuality from passionate or abnormal children to mold them into normal 'plastic' citizens."With ... gallop anymore, Alan."108. Dysart is deeply saddened by his role in taking away Alan's worship, his individuality and molding him into the same mundane person as himself. There is a bit of self-loathi ...

(3 pages) 67 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Emerson's Individualism

Emerson's IndividualismThroughout literary history, Ralph Waldo Emerson has been considered one of the most in ... ry history, Ralph Waldo Emerson has been considered one of the most influential writers of American Individualism. Emerson defines individualism as man's ability to think for himself and to not rely o ... not rely on the past to direct his life. Emerson's essay, "Self-Reliance", is based on this idea of individualism. In this essay, he expresses his disdain for man's dependence on traditional society. ...

(4 pages) 118 2 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Building a Motivational plan

Every corporation should have a unique motivational plan to coincide with the employee's individual needs and goals. Since every workplace is different, it is important to implement motivat ... tary incentives are often used when a difficult goal or task is successfully completed either by an individual or team. This type of motivation is most often seen in sales strategy environments. Depen ... her by themselves, with children, or even taking a short trip. This may also be achieved through an individual or team environment.Teams are a great way to stimulate new innovative ideas, and also all ...

(4 pages) 131 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

An analysis of Alice Walker's poem "Be Nobody's Darling", and how she uses literary devices to enhance the overall meaning

Repellence of ConformityIndividuality is the great catalyst of progress; without it there is a stagnant state of mind where ... ess; without it there is a stagnant state of mind where no revolutions in thought would occur. Yet, individuality comes at the price of isolation, thus it is long sought after but hard to truly achiev ... fate. Alice Walker's poem "Be Nobody's Darling for Lester Julius" is an order directed towards the individual to break free of societal molds, but only by its use of extensive imagery and an assertiv ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


ed by a set of rules that tell us what weshould and should not do. With some jobs its hard to be an individual However, that is not to say you can't. Differences in character andappearance in your uni ... ake the biggest difference. When thesedifferences are erased by society's attempt to create similar individuals orgroups like the military, you lose your sense of individualism. The clotheswe wear, th ...

(1 pages) 53 1 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

High level of motivation acquires success

failure. When one sees a change that lasts, one can be almost certain that it took root within the individuals it affects, at the level of their own talents and motives. By contrast, many of the quic ... fuel one injects into one's system to make one run, and propose solutions that are external to the individual. Peak performers usually claim that external motivators produce the shortest-lived result ...

(4 pages) 60 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


e proverb states, "The nail that sticks out will be hammered down." Society tries to place rules on individuals as to what is acceptable and what is not. It is an individuals right to decide whether t ... ious and fulfilling advantages of being true to oneself is that people will be able to see the true individual that lurks behind the "mask". The heart and soul of the individual is now exposed. The pe ...

(2 pages) 76 3 4.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

An essay on my experience with labeling and diversity.

ad "Abuser", and Nicole's read "Pregnant". Here is my account of a day in the life of a stigmatized individual and what I subsequently learned about myself.The morning that I decided to wear my t-shir ... t the first time that he revealed to the class his past with substance abuse. I remember that as an individual I looked at him in a different light after I found out. I always view people who have ove ...

(6 pages) 83 2 4.2 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Brave New World

er, their opposing beliefs on conformity and identity differentiate them. John is a unique individual in this society because he doesn't fear public opinion or criticism. First of all, John s ... society are rejected, John still stands alone and confident. He is nothing like the others who fear individuality. Furthermore, when John takes his own life his feet dangled ". . . like two unhurried ...

(2 pages) 240 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


The significance of motivation in ones life is particularly apparent in sport, whereby for most individuals sporting activities are not associated with any material rewards. What then, motivates a ... o play a particular sport? The answer is simply, physical, emotional and social achievement. Individuals who participate in a sport are motivated by the simple idea of being part of a team. Bei ...

(1 pages) 36 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Interpersonal Conflicts

mant they are about them.As a middle school student, I had a close-knit group of friends. We met an individual who others called a "loner"� and quickly welcomed him to our group. He was always ... . At least that's what we thought.The years progressed, and the same tight-knit group existed. This individual that we welcomed, however, became a burden to the entire group. He began throwing away hi ...

(2 pages) 293 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


Conflict As ordinary individuals who feel the necessity to succeed in every completed action in life, we tend to reject s ... how can one overcome destiny? Most of the times there are seldom opportunities that will permit an individual integrate into a discriminative society. However, as it happens to Wright, the help of so ... es self-struggling might not be the only step on deciding in favor or against an idea, but that the individual most go further and experience in order to be able to qualify the severity of the situati ...

(3 pages) 411 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Achieving a “Universal Goal”

this universal goal? The simplest answer is this. Like the physical entity of a group is made up of individual bodies, the "universal goal" of a group is made up of individual goals. So essentially, t ... up of individual goals. So essentially, the "universal goal" of a group is to achieve its member's individual goals. When broken down this statement itself brings more continuity and togetherness to ...

(11 pages) 340 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Behavioral Styles: The DISC Platinum Rule

Style D)The dominance style is one in which the primary goal is that of accomplishing larger goals. Individuals with dominant style personalities are highly focused, charged, and want to take control. ... and achieve" (Disc Profiles Online, 2003). Out of five team members, team A has two dominant style individuals. These two dominant styles compare to two interactive styles on one cautious style. Whil ...

(7 pages) 41 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Where - A Description Of A Childs Growth Emotionally By Loosing A Father. This Essay Is Very Visual and Descriptive.

The conflict between individuality and community has been on going, and perpetually changing for as long as humans have h ... y, themselves, ideologically view the world. According to Webster's Dictionary the definition of An individual is a single human considered apart from a society or community and community is a social, ... Die Welle show the power struggle and repercussions that face community as a whole. In both films, individuals catalyst a change throughout the community, that in turn, ends with overwhelmingly negat ...

(6 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Managing Change

topics of the forces of change upon an organisation, what causes the resistances of change for both individually and from an organisational outlook, and how it should be dealt with upon to succeed in ... l life view, change is everywhere and change is inevitable.Resistance to ChangeTowards change as an individual, it appears possible to notice that people are set to a routine in their day-to-day affai ...

(11 pages) 80 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


rustSteinbeck is saying that if one is hurt to go to the less needy people because they are the one individuals to help. When one is hurt, they would probably want to go to one who they know, not a st ... to one who they know, not a stranger.A person is more likely to go to a family member because that individual has known their family all his/her whole life. Trusting is important because when one is ...

(1 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jan/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors