Essays Tagged: "social issues"

Ethics and Social Responsibilities

possible implementation of business ethics after survival of the corporation is no longer a concern.Social ImpactIn contrast to the economic impact of the above ethical statement, the social impacts a ... isions made regarding operating to maximize profits exist. Regulations might exist to contain known social issues that might be faced by decisions made by a corporation. If these regulations are out o ...

(3 pages) 335 0 2.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

ID Cards should be introduced in New Zealand - speech

mple, yet fundamentally important one. ID Cards WILL reduce crime. The ID cards will greatly reduce social issues in our community, such as underage drinking and underage driving. The Cards can be use ...

(3 pages) 679 0 4.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Examining the Civil War

however, was not the only thing that led to it. The war was also driven by economic, political, and social issues. What were the real reasons the civil war broke out in the Americas? Why could a democ ... ed the act hypocritical in comparison to the "free" nation of America. Slavery a southern necessity socially and economically, constantly threatened the unity of the nation. The nation's uneasy politi ...

(11 pages) 80 1 0.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The role of computers

Biology, Astronomy, Physics, Mathematics, High Definition Television (HDTV), Video Games and other social sciences. However, just like any other invention and new technology, computers have their own ... ters have their own issues and problems. Rosenberg (1997) claims that there are two ways to discuss social issues arising from the increasing use of computers:By categorization. Each major application ...

(4 pages) 49 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Living on campus vs. apartment

dvantage of living on campus is that I can get convenient access to classes and have opportunity to socialize with other students. Because dormitories are often close to school, I can go to school eas ... ng environment on campus does not differ strikingly from apartments. But we have more advantages in socializing with other students. In other words , you will learn many good things from others, as a ...

(1 pages) 25 1 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

A comparison of racism in of m

t treated with respect and were also often given menial low pay jobs. Steinbeck explored the social issues of the time ( such as ageism, sexism, racism and the poor) in his fictional novels. 'O ... h as ageism, sexism, racism and the poor) in his fictional novels. 'Of Mice and Men' reflects these social issues. Curley's wife is discriminated against because she is a woman. She is isolated ...

(44 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

A comparison of racism in of m

t treated with respect and were also often given menial low pay jobs. Steinbeck explored the social issues of the time ( such as ageism, sexism, racism and the poor) in his fictional novels. 'O ... h as ageism, sexism, racism and the poor) in his fictional novels. 'Of Mice and Men' reflects these social issues. Curley's wife is discriminated against because she is a woman. She is isolated ...

(44 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

Current Conditions Of Hazing

thers (Education World). It is hard to avoid hazing, especially the legal, survival, emotional, and social issues. Hazing is a problem that is found just about everywhere and there seems to be no gett ... eath related to hazing. Playing with death is a risk when involved in hazing. There are also social and emotional issues involved with hazing. Socially there are many different groups of people ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Social Issues And Comedy Of Hobsons Choice

ws how Brighouse structures the play whilst emphasising the comedy.Harold Brighouse deals with many social issues in the play. The first issue that is presented deals with class. Mrs. Hepworth is uppe ...

(3 pages) 1698 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Women’s Issues There are many social issues facing humanity today,

Women?s Issues There are many social issues facing humanity today, one of the most important being gender inequality. Women especi ... ecently been drawn required attention to. Ramachandra Reddy of India, a speaker at a meeting of the Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee of the General Assembly, pointed out ?societies with the ... oned in relation to the markets in different parts of the world. In certain places, where women are socially excluded from leaving their homes, the challenge is to find ways for women to participate. ...

(11 pages) 41 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

The Martian Chronicles, a book by Ray Bradbury, is a

n this book Ray Bradbury looks into the future to see what life will be like. He predicts that many social issues among humans will get worse. He believes that topics such as racism, war, and over- re ... adbury predicted.In the short story series The Martian Chronicles, Ray Bradbury predicted that many social issues would get worse. He expected to see topics such as racism, war, and overreliance on te ...

(3 pages) 1831 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

                                   The Soprano’s Glorification Throughout time social issues

The Soprano's Glorification Throughout time social issues have plagued every society. In our Modern times many social problems can be seen perso ... as a liar, a cheater and a bigot, but nonetheless love him. Family dysfunction is the first of the social problems personified in the book. How is it that in today's society the average couple that i ... due to the fact that Tony and Carmella have not divorced. Drugs in America have become an immense social problem. This is personified in the Soprano's though Jackie Apri Jr., he started as a nice cl ...

(4 pages) 1150 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Ethnocentrism and its Affects

centrism" is a frequently used word in circles where ethnicity, inter-ethnic relations, and similar social issues are of concern. The normal explanation of the term is "thinking one's own group's ways ... ety and in international relations. There are tremendous forms of ethnocentrism that create serious social problems, of course, such as racism, colonialism, and ethnic cleansing. These views are usual ...

(6 pages) 76 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Life Choices

ruthful and to make smart choices. Teenagers face other type of predicaments including intimacy and social issues. Every choice a young person makes dictates his/her future, and some of the choices h/ ... cision to be with her basing it on his feelings and with some advise from a person that he admires. Social issues such as racism are common in a diverse society.Social issues such racism is often pres ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Black Panthers Party

wanted and uncared for, by their own country and its policies. The Black Panther party pushed their socialist programs and a call for social change within the cities and African American communities. ... ack on black crime, the exemption from military service, police brutality and the need for a better social structure within African American communities. What started out as a need to supply only Afri ...

(12 pages) 35 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare

The Taming of the Shrew, by William Shakespeare, is a play concerned with the gender issues and social issues that were taking place in the Elizabethan times and are also resonating within our mod ... olmaster… And unsuspected court her by myself." Shakespeare shows this because it is a great social issue that was taking place in his society and is definitely taking place in ours. He wants t ...

(4 pages) 15 0 3.0 Feb/2008

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

The Effects and Causes of Global Warming

several species may struggle to survive. There are numerous political, environmental, economic, and social issues when it comes to global warming. Global warming is an inevitable issue and by no stret ... rces of global warming. The Kyoto protocol although sworn upon has made no real progress. A crucial social issue would be the human migration. The intense heat has forced people north and south and aw ...

(2 pages) 86 2 2.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Pygmalion vs. My Fair Lady

is that My Fair Lady had songs added to the dialogue. Furthermore, Pygmalion deals with many of the social issues that were occurring during the Victorian era in England, which is different from the m ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Material Wealth vs. Social Isolation and Unhappiness

ould stop to identify the value of the most important things in our lives that we already have, our social and family ties, and the opportunity to achieve.Today we see people both poor and extremely w ... ity to achieve.Today we see people both poor and extremely wealthy who are unhappy. Children of all social classes battle depression, drug use, violence, and an entire host of social or anti-social is ...

(4 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Children and the Social Movement

d in a positive way, negative way, or just because adults think they can use them. They are used in social movement and change all the time. Children can be used in three different types of social mov ... participation. Active participation means that kids make the choice to be involved. The kids see a social problem and they want to make a change. Children use their own minds and decision to be a par ...

(3 pages) 14 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science