Essays Tagged: "Paradigm"

Changing gender roles

ay we tend to think about men and women and their gender roles in society constitute the prevailing paradigm that influences out thinking. Riane Eisler points out that the prevailing paradigm makes it ... ay we tend to think about men and women and their gender roles in society constitute the prevailing paradigm that influences out thinking. Riane Eisler points out that the prevailing paradigm makes it ...

(20 pages) 1087 3 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Society, Morals, and Civilization Portrayed in the Headhunter and Cat's Eye

st people as a group but it is an individual's moral perception of how he lives through apocalyptic paradigm and his moral values.Society, along with moral values, can have the underlying affect toget ...

(5 pages) 176 3 4.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Jesus and the Anorexic Suicidal Supermodels

ieve that only a traditional family can do this.So the conclusion one might draw baring in mind thisparadigm is that the traditional one mom and one dadfamily needs help as a function. Any Pat Roberts ... ave indeed played alarge part as far as America's perception of beauty.This influences the American paradigm far more than mediaviolence ever could, for no one wants to be the bad guymurderer. He (alm ...

(3 pages) 47 2 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Hemp

are we doomed to blindly continue the path of short-term gain and comfort . . . living out a flawed paradigm?Canada is a prime example of a country that is continually weighing its power and influence ... ult to find and the plant can only be used for research.Until we begin to find ways of shifting the paradigm, of convincing government and society that hemp is the best, if not only alternative to the ...

(8 pages) 85 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Trilogy Standards

ness community. The changes were designed for the purposes of international harmonisation and for a paradigm of change away from the profit and loss approach. Many of the issues that arose are being a ...

(10 pages) 267 1 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

In English class we were given the freedom to write on any personal topic. I chose to describe the effects that evolution in terms of ascension will have on biology and society.

d power are immense. They are the product of generations past whose goal to evolve the then current paradigm of disunity brought human genetics and being to an entirely different level, a level where ... sed in a process that has been called "ascension" or the process by which we rise above the current paradigm of disunity on all levels conscious, subconscious, and unconscious. For me this is a proces ...

(9 pages) 76 1 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Paranormality & Spirituality

Managing human resources in a cross cultural context: A case study of South Africa

INTRODUCTIONThere is a belief, within the developing-developed world paradigm, reflecting the convergence theory and contingency theory that the developing world, throug ... managing of the socio-cultural and political issues. This is built on the divergence - convergence paradigm. Modern cross-cultural management is however built on the concept of crossvergence of cultu ...

(18 pages) 602 0 4.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Economic History : Asian Financial Crisis

orrowing, areas this borrowing was invested into and the blatant disrespect for the rational market paradigm.Asia is a large region incorporating many of the major economic markets of the world. Over ... The third of the financial crisis. The Asian economies inability to conform to the rational market paradigm.The 'rational market' paradigm " establishes relatively quickly, 'correctly' prices that re ...

(8 pages) 346 1 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Saving Private Ryan.

Captain Miller rationalizes that each life lost in combat is supposed to save 10 lives. Within that paradigm, how can their current mission make any sense? A statement made by private Riben also shows ...

(2 pages) 105 0 4.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Cognitive information processing.

k of a single theorist; rather, it builds on the work of a number of researchers who share a common paradigm. Like the behaviorists, CIP theorists are concerned about observable behaviors; but, unlike ...

(1 pages) 133 0 0.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Widle and "The Love Song of Alfred Prufrock" by T.S. Elliot.

Picture of Dorian Gray and The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock; each work, however, has a specific paradigm: Dorian Gray has aestheticism as the subjective merit of beauty independent of its reality, ... mself, but the destruction of his conscience, the picture, is also the destruction of his self. The paradigm of aestheticism in Dorian Gray is the reduction of the environment to the exclusion of ever ...

(4 pages) 74 0 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

This essay is about the effects of moving to a new place.

ntry, new life, new challenges. A person experiences all of these things when they migrate. It is a paradigm to start all over when our live all ready exist elsewhere. What we once called home is no l ...

(1 pages) 29399 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

McCarthy.

foul. The McCarthy Era also brought universities some practical benefits. The dominance of a single paradigm meant that philosophy departments could be small and cheap, as befitted a possibly subversi ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Lecture notes and thoughts on "Frankenstein" (both the 1931 Film Version and Shelley's Novel) and also Gothic theory

ey use of scientific debates of her day - electricity. Distinction between life and death debated.- Paradigm - new historicism, and cultural matriculation loosely represented by Marianne Butler.- The ... r their mother; whereas girls have to come to terms with not having a penis.Rich for basic cultural paradigm. Power of the Oedipus myth more in discovery of myth rather than the deeds.- Myth is fundam ...

(8 pages) 217 6 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Animal Farm related to brintons paradigm.

st as hard as it was before the revolution. The revolution in Animal Farm closely follows Brinton's paradigm, a standard for all revolutionary actions.During the period before the old majors' speech, ... r labour is stolen from us by human beings." (28). The animals had no power of their own. Brinton's paradigm names this period of time "the old regime". Everybody was unhappy but nobody knew a better ...

(3 pages) 34 1 4.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Cultural Significance of Extraterrestrials.

y of science fiction for a moment. H.G. Wells's classic The War of the Worlds establishes a certain paradigm for the extraterrestrial imagination. The War of the Worlds is the story of an alien invasi ...

(2 pages) 52 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Amazon.com Case Study

ffect future industry structures?4. What criteria can be used to highlight the changes in strategic paradigm taking place due to e-commerce?5. How has Amazon.com attempted to merge changes in strategi ... etall.com). (Computerwoche, 1998)4. What criteria can be used to highlight the changes in strategic paradigm taking place due to e-commerce?For everyone considering to begin doing business in the worl ...

(20 pages) 1555 2 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Oedipus Rex as a Tragedy: How this play fit into the "tragic" criteria.

ng of the fates. Oedipus Rex embodiesthese characteristics to such a degree, that it has become the paradigm of tragedy.The tragic figure must not only be regarded with respect and admiration, but als ...

(6 pages) 74 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Restorative Justice

about crime and justice and a shift in focus from punitive to reparative justice , however it is a paradigm, which cannot be consensually defined . It is collectively made up of various theories posi ...

(11 pages) 329 1 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Tocqueville and democracy

ranny of majority, as viewed by Tocqueville outlined several risks and problems within a democratic paradigm that we will further explore in this essay. Tocqueville also believed that USA had formed m ... ranny of majority, as viewed by Tocqueville outlined several risks and problems within a democratic paradigm that we will further explore in this essay. Tocqueville also believed that USA had formed m ...

(29 pages) 131 0 3.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology