Essays Tagged: "United Kingdom"

Women In The Workforce

articipation rate of teenage girls is high.It is also mostly high throughout the world in places as UnitedKingdom because of the fewer women going to school. But inplaces like France, Italy, and Japan ...

(4 pages) 259 0 3.8 Jun/1993

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

"Will the UK Constitutional reform programme 'save' the state or hasten its demise."

IntroductionThe United Kingdom has seen more constitutional reform under the first New Labour government of Tony Bla ... ving a Mayor and a new assembly. As well as these internal issues there is also the position of the United Kingdom within Europe, with events beyond our borders having affect on our unwritten constitu ... nkins Proposals for the Westminster Parliament, and the growing calls for further assemblies in the United Kingdom.Whilst all of these constitutional issues are worthy of discussion, several stand out ...

(16 pages) 174 1 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy, Mad cow disease

ively new disease found primarily in cattle. This disease of the bovine breed was first seen in the United Kingdom in November 1986 by histopathological examination of affected brains (Kimberlin, 1993 ... e first discovery in 1986 to 1990 this disease developed into a large-scale epidemic in most of the United Kingdom, with very serious economic consequences (Moore, 1996).BSE primarily occurs in adult ...

(9 pages) 112 1 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Animal Cruelty

raveled to lead into ultimate self-destruction.In 1988, 16, 989 animals died in laboratories in the United Kingdom. This was due to such tests as acute and chronic toxicity experiments, where the anim ...

(4 pages) 114 0 4.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

Age of Industry Study Notes

d and to the period itself.- The Industrial Revolution began in Britain (a country now known as the United Kingdom) during the late 1700's.- It started spreading to other parts of Europe and to North ... 1800's. By the mid-1800's, industrialization was widespread in western Europe and the northeastern United States.- The introduction of power-driven machinery and the development of factory organizati ...

(8 pages) 87 0 3.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Land use and misuse in the uk

Land use and misuse.The United Kingdom has about 24 million hectors of land.� million hectors go in to agriculture ...

(3 pages) 32 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

"Photos that Sell, The Art of Successful Freelance Photography," by Lee Frost.

oto Books. It is a n imprint division of Watson-Guptill Publications. It was first published in the United Kingdom in 2001. The reason that I chose this book is because I really like freelance photogr ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Effects of the French Revolution on British Politics.

urred as part of an continuing and inexorable process of industrialisation already under way in the United Kingdom.It is clear that the French revolution and the wars that accompanied it were events o ... principles of the French revolution stimulated enough admiration in Ireland to lead the Society of United Irishmen to call for major political reforms for all Irishmen. The failure of these reforms i ...

(9 pages) 138 0 4.0 Apr/2003

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

Is capital punishment an option.

ussing, both the pros and the cons of capital punishment and I will be comparing crime rates in the United Kingdom, who don't have capital punishment any more and the US who do in most states. Capital ...

(3 pages) 43 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Global Economic Freedom is an issue that we as conscious business people should be aware of. It is not enough just to know the rules and laws that govern the economic system in one's own country.

in mind I will discuss what Economic Freedom is and will also examine the national economies of the United Kingdom, which is ranked economically free at #7, and Iran, which is ranked economically repr ... d at #151. I will examine these countries by comparing and contrasting the two to determine why the United Kingdom is economically free and why Iran is not economically free.Economic Freedom is define ...

(7 pages) 110 2 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Outline constitutions in general and explain what factors have shaped the most recent constitution of one country you have studied

countries, constitutions are as unique from one to the next, from the unwritten constitution of the United Kingdom, to the short and some, may argue, very much out of date constitution of the United S ... titutional Law (1964) - R F V Houston5.www.\00SUPP.HTM "The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation"6.The Politics Today Guide to the British Cons ...

(8 pages) 121 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Does the Human Rights Act 1998 promote or hinder democracy?

The European Convention is not the only international human rights agreement to which the United Kingdom and other like-minded countries are part. However, over the years with the rise of de ... democratic rights are under attack. Freedom of information is not free i.e. in the case of Bowman v United Kingdom European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) 19th February 1998 where Bowman, an anti-aborti ...

(10 pages) 130 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

The potential of exporting liquid soap from the UK into Thailand's market

oductionIn this report we decided to explore the possibility of introducing Simple liquid soap from United Kingdom (fifth largest exporter) to Thailand. Although, the general soap market in Thailand i ... actors that are used in analysing this method are population and per capital income of Thailand and United Kingdom (economic).As a result of using Chain ratio method and Analogy method, potential mark ...

(14 pages) 205 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Work life balance

me they have for their private lives. That phenomenon had a very strong and effective impact in the United Kingdom. Men in the U.K work longer hours than any other country in Europe. Lately, both, E.U ...

(8 pages) 323 0 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Comparing the United Kingdom and Brazil

ting each country in each of it's indicators and drawing to a conclusion at the end of each country.United KingdomThe United Kingdom used to be the dominant maritime, industrial and commercial power i ... trading powers and maritime supremacy. As well as owning nearly half the globe through colonies the United Kingdom was very advanced in technology and science, benefiting it's industry in full scale p ...

(5 pages) 187 4 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Should euthanasia be decriminalised?

on is not the easy option; it is a very complex and emotional decision for a person to make. In the United Kingdom it is against the law to intentionally take the life of a person, even with their con ...

(4 pages) 66 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

Question 1) What is Human Resource management and how has it developed?

hat it had taken hold and contributions from American practitioners had been eagerly awaited in the United Kingdom. It is not surprising when considered that a strand of HRM known as resource-based th ...

(7 pages) 363 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Socialized Medicine: Misleadingly Successful

f the health community.Several nations throughout the world have socialized health-care such as the United Kingdom, Sweden, Japan, and America's neighbor, Canada. In most countries with socialized med ... in "Telegraph of London" that a patient is four times more likely to die after major surgery in the United Kingdom compared to the United States, and patients can receive a "higher quality of post-ope ...

(12 pages) 204 2 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Anaylsis In to Uk Utilities Sector

. . . ..4.0 Bibliography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1.0 IntroductionThe United Kingdom's Utilities industry is ever growing and changing. It consists of three main industri ... a million telephone calls, supported by one of the most advanced computer systems in the country." (United Utilities 2003 Leaflet)2.5 Environmental IssuesThe environment plays a big part in the effect ...

(9 pages) 109 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

SPAIN - Currently in the midst of a century long economic golden age?

a faster pace (2.4% in GDP terms) than the Twelve (1.3% on average) . Indeed, a member country, the United Kingdom, even went into recession, during this period with its GDP falling 1.4% (appendix 4). ...

(12 pages) 66 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics