Essays Tagged: "social values"

The Use Of Distortion in brave "New World" by Aldous Huxley

y be what you wanted.Huxley effectively uses distortion in -Brave New World through his depiction ofsocial values of the future. For example, when Barnard Marx hears somebody talkingabout Lenina in th ...

(3 pages) 67 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Beowulf, the one who will be king

The One Who Will Be KingBeowulf contains a myriad of different heroic ethical and social values. Most of these values are ingeniously rooted within, or made evident by the opposing f ... them. The revelers inside felt no 'misery of men.' They were not uninvited, outcast, and below the social class of Hrothgar's company. These feelings of inadequacy propel Grendel to slaughter those w ...

(3 pages) 65 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


From the ontological, epistemological, and ethical Irrationalism to the psychological and social irrationalism of individual psychology, manipulation of the masses has always gone hand in ha ... egiances. The ideals of the Enlightenment led to massive reorganization of leadership enforcing new social values in most every country. Many of the conventionalities the lower class population had be ...

(5 pages) 122 0 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

ideological legacy of the french revolution

entury was the French Revolution. From its outbreak in 1789, the Revolution touched and transformed social values and political systems in France, in Europe, and eventually throughout the world. Franc ... ture; its experiments with democracy; and its opening of opportunities to those who, for reasons of social status or religion, had been traditionally excluded. Most substantially, the French Revolutio ...

(2 pages) 102 2 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

Research Methods: 'My Intellectual Autobiography'. This assignment discusses what influences come to bare on a historian when they interpret History, I give my own influences as example.

nce. Historians are no different from any other member of society and therefore they are subject to social values and assumptions. These vary from age to age and what one age finds worthy to note in t ...

(3 pages) 65 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Factors that influenced BMW decline of unit sales from 1986 to 1991 in the US market.

1987, both an economic and emotional blow to the luxury car market.In general there was a change in social values and consumer behavior. The "conspicuous consumption" of the early 1980s gave away to a ...

(3 pages) 169 0 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

How Egyptian and Greek culture is reflected through their respective mythology

ce on these two myth stories is clearly seen on how the ancient cultures perceived their respective social values. In the Egyptian myth it is believed that Egypt was created from a watery waste of the ...

(5 pages) 213 3 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

The Heart Of The American Dream

't have to prepare for disappointment"This essay is a critical analysis of democracy and humanity's social values, it was designed as a speech rather than a peice of writing but is still effective in ...

(4 pages) 75 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

John Donne's "The Good Morrow".

The Good MorrowJohn Donne's poem the "Good Morrow" is a classic example of how social values were developing in the 17th century. From poems such as Wyatt's "Whoso List to Hunt" i ... y and immature, and has now passed into a more sophisticated and adult awareness. This presents the social value that children were generally viewed as ignorant and naïve, and the 16th century va ... he new maps of the heavens. This is another display of learning by Donne, and an inscription of the social values of the time, as it shows Donne is responding to a wide variety of influences. Througho ...

(5 pages) 193 2 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner.

d the way they live, for instance, one's position in society and reputation within it establish the social hierarchy; the social values, beliefs and customs maintained in the community determine how a ... ely on. She lives separate from the outer world.Miss Emily has a reputation of being an eccentric, asocial and disturbed woman; she is the epiphany of everything that the Jefferson community believes ...

(3 pages) 103 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Great Gatsby" by F Scott Fitzgerald displays an idealistic lifestyle.

about discovery, individualism, and the pursuit of happiness. In the 1920s, easy money and relaxed social values corrupted this dream, especially on the East Coast. The book investigates how American ... ld escape religious/political intolerance. However, to be part of the American dream, and the right social class it was almost impossible to create a perfect 'glittering surface' that would make you a ...

(4 pages) 52 1 4.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

"The Lord of the flies" Book review.

the boys are marooned on an island where there is no recognized authority, they quickly forget the social values that their parents taught them. They slowly begin to lose their dignity as "British bo ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Ancient means of maintaining societial order, confucian beliefs in china vs. hinduism in the indus valley.

ordered civilization vary according to the people that are studied. The metamorphosis from chaos to social order had started from the very earliest grouping of man, but did not reach a level of sophis ... clusions about how their society functioned, which in turn can lead to interpretation of many other social values and customs.Confucian though has influenced China for more than 2,000 years. Since his ...

(5 pages) 71 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

About Corporate Citizenship .

About Corporate CitizenshipWhat is corporate citizenship?In today's world, business has immense social, economic and human assets. Corporate citizenship refers to the way a company leverages these ... well, that company is acting as a good corporate citizen.A good corporate citizen integrates basic social values with everyday business practices, operations and policies, so that these values influe ...

(3 pages) 109 2 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"Life Story", which is an essay about the race to find the structure and function of the DNA macromolecule.

cientific collaboration and collegiality, ethical and unethical behavior, the economic factors, the social values of the time, and the political climate in Europe and the USA all influenced the indivi ... hing was positive in the process of reaching it. Actions were not always ethical. And the economic, social, and political situation at the time was not necessarily beneficial in all aspects. Indeed, t ...

(10 pages) 62 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Physiological Aids in sport, what they are and what they do to the athlete

m sports, encourage a spirit of co-operation, and interdependence, and mainly encouraging moral and social values. It also means that an individual person can lead a healthy lifestyle while performing ...

(8 pages) 72 1 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

In this essay I will describe two sociological perspectives; I will also explain the similarities and differences between two of the main theories functionalism and Marxism.

eliant on all organs working properly, so is society. Functionalists argue a consensus theory, that social values are learnt through different people and institutions e.g. schools and the family, thes ... onomic base (capitalism) this being the infrastructure. This causes a difference of interests among social groups which in turn leads to conflict.A similarity between Marxism and functionalism is that ...

(4 pages) 255 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

In an essay response discuss how The Case of Lady Sannox, the Cask of Amontillado, Murder on the Orient Express and Playback contribute to your understanding of the crime fiction genre.

an evolution since its beginnings in which the conventions of the genre have changed to reflect the social values at the time.Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's writing is a reflection of the social attitudes a ... s his revenge with his wife morally chastised and Stone's career meaningless. The story tells us of social values of the time. It has an examination of gender, sexuality, and body image issues. The am ...

(5 pages) 66 0 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Freedom of the press, globalization, public diplomacy and current events.

imitations than others. Forms of expression that are more likely to be restricted are political and social expressions. National characteristics that will determine the nature of these restrictions ar ... e of these restrictions are based on several types of concepts relating to political conditions and social values. These concepts include Authoritarian, Western, Communist, Revolutionary and Developme ...

(8 pages) 144 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Andy warhol an artist or not?

artwork concentrates more on the topic and less on technique. The key idea of pop art is the modern social values that society holds. The values that were portrayed varied depending on the customs and ... n art style rather an iconography or the attitudes that it holds. Usually an ironic way to show the social matters of popular culture, but society still uses images and systems of mass media, popular ...

(6 pages) 73 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays