Essays Tagged: "sociocultural"

Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart" A discussion of Achebe's portrayal of women in Igbo society.

man appeared. Achebe writes in a style that is interpretive instead of objective, and reflects the sociocultural organization existing in Africa during that era. Achebe highlights the roles of women ...

(5 pages) 117 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Death Penalty

no different when it comes to capital punishment. "Different forms of justice may exist within one sociocultural setting and often in societies with ranked or stratified social structures," (Nader an ...

(13 pages) 530 12 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


SOCIOCULTURALA unified Thai Kingdom was in the mid-14th century. Known as Siam until 1939, Thailand ...

(9 pages) 154 0 4.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Definitions of Feminism

uality. Third, gender relations are not viewed as either natural or immutable but as historical and sociocultural productions, subject to reconstitution . Finally, feminist theorists tend to be explic ...

(5 pages) 142 0 4.2 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Dark SIde of Man Notes and Summary

lion for its power and nobility of form. If anything is really wrong with us, it explains, it is a sociocultural problem that we can fix by resocializing people. It is not a biological problem."Natur ...

(11 pages) 46 0 4.4 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

HOW COLONIALISM UNDER-DEVELOPED UGANDA By Walubo Jude Tadeo, Makerere University Kampala Uganda - East Africa

ican dependency and alienated the African peoples from their cultural identities, their traditional sociocultural organization, and their sustainable relationships with the environment"More often than ... the Uganda railway represented the beginning of British colonial efforts in East Africa, based on a sociocultural and ideological framework stressing the domination and "domestication" of the African ...

(19 pages) 102 1 4.5 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Select an incident that you consider has a critical impact on you and analyse the incident with the use of appropriate theories.

feeling toward this incident, how I analyzed my feelings in connection to my family upbringing and sociocultural standards as well as interpret the event from my housemate's point of view. Then, I'll ...

(8 pages) 119 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Differences between men and women.

social variables associated with one's sex" (p. 410). In the biological approach, when defining the sociocultural characteristics of masculinity and femininity, cultures look into the behaviors each g ...

(6 pages) 193 1 1.7 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Dependent Personality Disorder: According to the Biopsychosocial Theory

actors. According to the theory, the etiology for DPD is a result of biological, psychological, and sociocultural dynamics.The signs of the disorder typically begin in early to middle adulthood in bot ... to decrease the chances of developing dependency issues that later can result in the growth of DPD.Sociocultural factors are most evident reasons for developing the dependent personality disorder, pr ...

(6 pages) 75 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

New Age of Migration, compare America's :"new" immigrants with turn of the century immigrants

tant to notice the difference between the “old immigrants” and the “new immigrants” in terms of sociocultural, socioeconomic, and spatial factors. Not only are immigrants migrating to different ci ... ing their presence more visible and drastically different than immigration was in the past. Another sociocultural factor, stemming from place of origin, that makes these two waves of migration so diff ...

(4 pages) 54 1 4.7 Apr/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Romero Vs. Cronenberg

erg, and Craven can be discussed in terms of being auteurist, industrial, generic, theoretical, and sociocultural. The notion of the auteur arose during the 1950s in France. This theory states ... etaphor for the black experience in America.The final way of looking at Night of the Living Dead is socioculturally, or by time period. In other words, this aspect deals with how the film reflects the ...

(9 pages) 7 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

HR Roles and Responsibility

world are unified into a single society. This process is a combination of economic, technological, sociocultural and political forces. Globaliztion is both an inevitable and irreversible force, which ...

(3 pages) 133 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Choices of Transport

usband, wife and teenager. The interview questions were asked to find out the family's demographic, sociocultural, and geographic profile. Then the questions regarding how the family members' decision ... rner' in the household (Evans, Jamal and Foxall, 2006). According to the case family's demographic, sociocultural and geographic profile (see Figure 1.) the case family can be described as C1 which is ...

(11 pages) 63 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Psychology and Health: Multi factorial Model

ors like pollution and job hazards; psychological factors including stress, anger, and personality; sociocultural and cultural factors including things such as family size and access to health care. U ...

(5 pages) 90 0 4.3 Mar/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Implication of globalisation on social policy

world are unified into a single society. This process is a combination of economic, technological, sociocultural and political forces'Globalisation is a complex phenomenon, with economic, political a ...

(6 pages) 73 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Global Economy – Research Assignment

l or regional economies into global ones. This process is a combination of economic, technological, sociocultural and political forces. Globalisation is often used to refer to economic globalisation, ...

(7 pages) 102 0 4.2 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics