Essays Tagged: "Subcultures"

Organizational Culture How do we as leaders change an environment that appears to be detrimental to allowing our soldiers to "be all they can be"?

zation. When I use the word culture, I am referring to both the Army's overall culture and the many subcultures it comprises. Each division, brigade, battalion or agency has a unique subculture contri ...

(4 pages) 352 0 3.3 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Trifles" summary

of authority and how it is viewed in our culture. Basically, men and women account for two separate subcultures; however, these cultures were in now way equal when this play was written. By this we ca ...

(1 pages) 159 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analysis essay of the film "Falling Down".

les of both cultural and social issues. Cultural issues explored by this movie are the existence of subcultures and countercultures in city life. The movie takes place in Los Angeles, California that ...

(3 pages) 171 3 4.2 Nov/2003

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

Subcultural theories of crime are no more relevant nowadays than they were 40 years ago. Discuss.

in a pseudo scientific manner tried to divide up the population into parent class cultures, various subcultures and counter-cultures and analyse their distinctive norms, values and beliefs. Since the ... to elucidate my argument.Different Subcultural TheoriesThere are three questions concerning deviant subcultures which sociologists have raised :1. Under what social conditions do these subcultures com ...

(10 pages) 256 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Subculture:the meaning of style

ning of Style"Dick Hebdige argues in his book, Subculture: the Meaning of Style, that the different subcultures in Britain in the 1950s, '60s, and '70s exemplify the fluidity of cultural objects. Thus ... who have faced degrees of isolation from society as a whole, who remedied this by creating distinct subcultures to combat feelings of alienation, as well as ways to reclaim their subjective powers. Su ...

(3 pages) 138 2 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Bilingual Education in U.S. Public Schools 7-pages research paper

way to solve social problems at the time when ethnic pride movement supporters insisted all ethnic subcultures should be treated equally. The program's original goal was to offer minority language st ...

(7 pages) 537 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Social Class Differences and Cultural Diversity in Great Britain and India

le class, created affirmative action policies for former "untouchables," and sought to include many subcultures and languages in the policy-making process.Social class differences are a notorious sour ... tandard, conflicts over cultural diversity have become more pressing. India consists of innumerable subcultures, tribes, and ethnicities, many of whom speak their own unique language or dialect. The I ...

(3 pages) 74 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Political culture.

d property is a foundation for giving these concepts the status of values in our political culture. Subcultures also exist, such as those based on religion, race, or ethnic identity, holding different ...

(5 pages) 147 0 4.5 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

STEEP analysis.

Estonia needs more educated people8.Peoples interests and activity in educational programs9.Ethnic subcultures e.g. stronger pressure on languages in schools10.Foreign exchange programs for both Esto ...

(1 pages) 68 0 2.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

What is subculture?

subgroup. They are considered 'opposite from the mainstream culture because of their unique trends. Subcultures are judged by what they look like, what they wear, where they live, their ethnic backgro ... dged by what they look like, what they wear, where they live, their ethnic background and religion. Subcultures have distinctive styles of dress, activity and music. They form when the main stream cul ...

(1 pages) 28525 1 4.8 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Human Resource Management

omic, legal, and cultural barriers.Still another factor is managerial practices. Different business subcultures choose to manage their resources, including people, in different ways. The more countrie ...

(18 pages) 1044 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

The Dutch Become Less Cool

civilisation that is far behind of the host countries, and final because citizens feel nuisances of subcultures which frequently results into deterioration of the public domain.The terror of September ... ents in Amsterdam. The Dutch are afraid of fundamental thoughts thus rather ban the possible danger subcultures might bring amongst them. The verification for this is found in inquiries of the Social ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Using accounts that you are familiar with examine and assess sociological explanations of the underclass.

ed that some people respond to their position at the bottom of the stratification system by forming subcultures in which poverty has become their way of life and they then crate their own values syste ...

(4 pages) 28 1 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Importance Of Nonverbal Communications In Today’s Society

gy made possible for people to relocate across the world, creating one big melting pot of cultures, subcultures and ethnicities (Ting-Toomey, 1999). Even though most people are capable of communicatin ... ulture clashes occur often. People develop stereotypical judgments about the other cultures and the subcultures within a culture. This creates various barriers, such as exchanging ideas and building t ...

(5 pages) 109 0 4.3 May/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Beyond Carnival

politicized gay and lesbian rights movement in the 1970s. Green's study focuses on male homosexual subcultures in Rio de Janeiro and San Paulo. He uncovers the stories of men coping with arrests and ... on and moralizing influences of the Church. Green also describes how these men have created vibrant subcultures with alternative support networks for maintaining romantic and sexual relationships and ...

(4 pages) 403 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

American History X

skins. As discussed in John Clarke, Stuart Hall, Tony Jefferson and Brian Roberts' article, "Subcultures, Cultures, and Class," working-class subcultures found the time to congregate duri ... rforming. These "shows" are very typical places for youth involved in any of the punk-related subcultures (hardcore, emo, street punk, Oi!, etc.) to go when they're not working or in school in o ...

(2 pages) 12 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Rise Of The Teenager

3; (Clarke et al.1991) This essay examines the lifestyle of the young in their different groups and subcultures and what effect this had on the fashion of that time. Was the youth movement fed by the ...

(5 pages) 21 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bilingual Education

to solve social problems at the time when ethnic-pride-movement supporters insisted that all ethnic subcultures should be treated equally. The program's original goal was to offer minority language st ...

(4 pages) 106 1 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

How 'moral panic' increases our fear of crime

t society is losing all moral fibre and the youth are running wild. Each generation creates its own subcultures that create their own moral code. We are threatened by that which we are not part of and ...

(3 pages) 68 0 4.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Lsd 3

born(Albert, 1). This child would grow up to change the world forever. His research would create of subcultures of both the 1970's and 1990's. His discoveries would cause both grief and delight. His w ...

(2 pages) 345 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol