Essays Tagged: "Ploy"

The themes of control within Susan Douglas's "Narcissism as Liberation," Ralph Ellison's "Extravagance of Laughter," and Walker Percy's "Loss of the Creature" are explored.

nism" into "narcissism," hence her essay entitled, "Narcissism as Liberation" refers to the media's ploy of convincing women that they are truly their own masters, although the true proprietor is soci ...

(6 pages) 64 0 3.0 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Soda Wars" This essay is about Coca-Cola in the International market

untry's market. Coke patriarch Robert Woodruff realized this 50 years ago and unleashed a brilliant ploy or in a way a very simple global strategy to make Coke the early bird in many of the major fore ...

(11 pages) 572 1 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Royal Bank of Canada

y known as The Royal Bank of Canada. They dropped the name "Canada" from their title as a marketing ploy to sound less junior league to the Americans. The move symbolizes the evolution that the organi ...

(6 pages) 210 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The Grapes of Wrath: an economic analysis

f these economic forces, which are also one of the most apparent, in the film is the message of unemployment. At the opening of the film the family of the grapes of wrath are faced with eviction from ... travel cross-country with the hopes of finding a job as migrant workers, only to find that a hiring ploy had been pulled, which made this next economic force apparent to the family.This next economic ...

(2 pages) 67 1 2.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

William Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily"

ose for Emily." Through heavy use of symbolism, Faulkner uses a deranged woman's life as a literary ploy. "A Rose for Emily" is one of William Faulkner's best constructed representations of the relati ...

(8 pages) 319 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Literary Response Essay (The Club, David Williamson).

centricity of Jock and Gerry to the seemingly loyal and unfaltering Laurie: firstly in his previous ploy to eventually oust Jock and then contemplating sacrificing Danny if it meant he had a better ch ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

In a Democracy.

zen have stated I desire. But more often than not the promises they made are empty. It was merely a ploy to get me and the rest of the voting public to place them in the position they desired, a posit ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.8 Jul/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

James Joyce is a complex writer. Through my analysis of his short story The Boarding House, underlying meanings are exposed. Emphasizing a woman's (mrs. mooney's role) in a chauveenistic society.

oarding House"A close examination of James Joyce's "The Boarding House," reveals Polly to be a mere ploy for Mrs. Mooney to achieve her goal and prove herself to be a real entrepreneur in finding a su ...

(5 pages) 69 1 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

War, Whats it good for? Absolutly nothing!

ully". I love my country, but I couldn't agree more! Everything the US does is selfish. The biggest ploy to make us think they are doing it for good will is war!To me the difference between a crime an ...

(2 pages) 39 1 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Strategic Analysis and Choices

is a perspective, an organisation's fundamental way of doing things (grand vision).5.Strategy is a ploy, a specific manoeuvre intended to outwit an opponent or competitor.Mintzberg also points out th ... tate, among other things, the flow of information from the top to the bottom and vice versa. Each employee, each customer and even each supplier can express an idea and all participating members in th ...

(12 pages) 531 0 3.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Why Macbeth should not try and kill Duncan.

of Cumberland." So even is Macbeth does kill Duncan, Malcolm would get the throne. Macbeth's grand ploy may not be as great as he thought. Then again the original idea started with the witches gettin ...

(1 pages) 12 1 2.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Reading "Signs and Symbols" by Vladimir Nabokov

hing mechanical breaks down. The authors' choice of words, "loses its life" is deliberately used to ploy the reader into thinking that someone will sooner or later lose its life. Moreover, during the ...

(3 pages) 25 0 4.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Article Review - Five Ps for Strategy.

This article talks in regards to the 5 definitions of strategy - as a Plan, Ploy, Pattern, Position and Perspective. It also covers how these interrelationships are considered ... trategy as a Plan- It represents strategy as a consciously intended course of action,*Strategy as a Ploy- As it deals with direct competition, it uses deliberate threats and feints to gain advantage o ...

(2 pages) 71 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Sex in Society

so many different types, the overuse and exploitation of sex is common. Is sex a useful tool, or a ploy to get the attention of the public?Before discussing sex in the media, one must understand why ... rrible as they make them out to be. Sex in advertising can be a useful and educational tool, when employed properly, but if people in the media offend just as much of society as they win over, by prod ...

(8 pages) 130 2 4.7 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Romeo & Juliet

d to be a match made in heaven, one of the fairytale romances that we love to watch unfold, until a ploy to keep the two together went tragically wrong.Romeo and Juliet's constantly feuding families r ...

(1 pages) 10 1 4.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

Discuss the uses and abuses of strategic planning and suggest, with the aid of examples, other ways to strategise.

hese directions.Mintzberg (1987a) asserts that there are five formal definitions of strategy: plan; ploy; pattern; position; and perspective. This assignment will focus on planning for the interim and ... can also use this position to try to kill off any other competition in the area.A strategy can be a ploy a specific manoeuvre intended to outwit an opponent or competitor. These can be short term and ...

(7 pages) 102 0 0.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making


d Hitler showed to comfort and reassure the world as to the overall treatment of the Jews. It was a ploy to try to cover up the real horrors and massacres of the Jews that were breaking out across Eur ... nly a few hours less.By the end of 1942, Theresiensadt had many shops in which the residents were employed; lock smiths, sewing, machine repair, carpentry, glass making, hose painting, shoe making, le ...

(13 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II


uation. For example, confidence in a job interview is a key factor in presenting one's self to an employer. By learning this characteristic at an early age, one can be mentally prepared for obstacles ... r aspect of the Beowulf character that makes it a good cartoon is the ever-present good versus evil ploy. Throughout the years quality cartoons introduce these battles of good and evil to lure the vie ...

(1 pages) 705 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Analysing the Milkman message

y not half has many people get there milk delivered compared to the sixties, maybe this letter is a ploy to try and promote the milk delivery industry, and because of the downfall in business this has ...

(3 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

What is the best mistake you ever made? What impo

lant personnel flatly refused to consider. They considered my presence as "another greedy corporate ploy to generate cash" and "an excuse to cut numbers". The project was in danger of failing, along w ...

(2 pages) 11 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management