Essays Tagged: "Wales"

Describe the border wars between England and Wales in the High Middle Ages. How did the English control the borders and eventually conquer the Welsh?

Although it was a poor country riddled with petty kingdoms, Wales was the one region in southern Britain that survived the Anglo-Saxon onslaught following Willi ... the Anglo-Saxon onslaught following William the Conqueror's victory on the island. The main stay of Wales survival came from its mountainous and wooded terrain, and the very fact that the many rivalin ... to build castles, and at the same time he permitted free license to the March lords to advance into Wales.The initial English push enjoyed adequate success from 1067 to about 1075, but as English rule ...

(4 pages) 41 0 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Analysis of Wales tourism.

SWOT Analysis of WalesStrengths·The scenery, natural environment, heritage and distinctive Welsh culture conti ... ment, heritage and distinctive Welsh culture continue to have strong appeal in the UK and overseas. Wales can offer a stress free antidote to the pressures of modern life. It has three National Parks ... wdonia, Pembrokeshire Coast and Brecon Beacons) and has areas of outstanding natural beauty.·Wales is accessible to all UK markets.·Wales can offer a wide range of activity including wal ...

(8 pages) 158 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Electronic sources of marketing.

ional Voluntary Organisation involved in the promotion of debate within schools and Universities in Wales. Such an organisation faces particular challenges in marketing its services to a recognised gr ... odies e.g. Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (ACCAC), Welsh Joint Education Committee (WJEC), Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA), National Assembly, Department for Education and Skills (D ...

(11 pages) 255 0 1.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Judiscial.

Describe the Role and Power of MagistratesThere are some 30,374 lay magistrates in England and Wales, 15,858 men and14,516 women, appointed by the Lord Chancellor or the Chancellor of theDuchy of ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

What is the impact of the different drug policies of England and Wales and the Netherlands on their respective levels of offending?

What is the impact of the different drug policies of England and Wales and the Netherlands on their respective levels of offending?The Netherlands, in relation to so ... ial/welfare policy. Their drug policy is concerned with the health and safety of users. England and Wales take a criminal approach in their hard and soft drug policies. It may be thought that because ... criminal approach in their hard and soft drug policies. It may be thought that because England and Wales criminalise all drugs that this drives drug users underground, and that this in turn leads to ...

(15 pages) 76 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Affects of Alcoholism in the Life of Charlie Wales.

The Affects of Alcoholism in the Life of Charlie WalesAccording to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism "About 18 million Americans ... "F. Scott Fitzgerald's "Babylon Revisited" depicts the affects of alcoholism in the life of Charlie Wales. Because Charlie Wales was an alcoholic, he lost threeimportant things in his life. Alcoholism ...

(4 pages) 86 1 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Environmental issues in England.

e their own specific and unique biome, England is no exception though it does share the Island with Wales and Scotland as well. Though England's ecosystem and biome are unique they are very similar to ... northern coast (Normandy) for example shares many similar qualities to that of England. Ireland and Wales also share most of England's ecosystem, but Scotland though pretty close to England has a much ...

(5 pages) 68 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

What factors influence sentencing in the courts of England and Wales?

to?The aim is to look at the specific factors that influence the sentencing process in England and Wales. Considered will be social factors such as level of responsibility and school record and perso ... e being treated fairly.There are a great number of factors that influence sentencing in England and Wales. First and foremost the magistrate examines the seriousness of the offence in relation to othe ...

(13 pages) 84 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Discrimination in England and Wales

Discrimination in England and Wales is recognised as the act of treating someone less favourably on unjustifiable grounds.The laws ... treating someone less favourably on unjustifiable grounds.The laws of discrimination in England and Wales was introduced in the 1970's and updated in the 1990's to prevent uncontrolled and entrenched ...

(4 pages) 85 0 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Compare and Contrast two poems: Welsh Landscape and East Moors

ditionalist born in 1913 and he died in 2000. He has strong views and lives in the past thinking of Wales of having no present or future. The poem consists of just one stanza. The main theme of this p ... "wild", "strife", "strung", "sped arrows", "cries", "fields", "corners" and "carcass".He describes Wales to have "spilled blood" which describes past battles. He goes on to describe how the "immacula ...

(5 pages) 18 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Sainbury's management information system

n customers at 432 stores throughout the UK each week. Of these stores, 17 are in Scotland, nine in Wales and seven in Northern Ireland. Nearly 60 percent of their stores are in town-centre or edge-of ...

(22 pages) 626 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

How were Wales and the Welsh viewed by outsiders during this period?

In this essay I will be discussing the views of Wales and its people under the Tudors. I shall be looking at literature and its attitudes towards th ... o speak English.The English in the sixteenth century shared the island of Britain with neighbouring Wales and Scotland, with whom their relations ranged from uneasy and unequal co- existence to outrig ... before the creation of any sense of a Welsh or English identity, when Celtic tribes in what is now Wales fought the Saxon invaders of England. During this period Wales was a collection of minor kingd ...

(7 pages) 35 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

National curriculum - english literature

mportant in our society. The National Curriculum was introduced in 1988 into schools of England and Wales to ensure that all children in schools receive the same basic education. Students are taught s ... tural Diversity in Europe and the USA, "This is a central area of educational debate in England and Wales. Increasingly politicians and their entourages are looking for quick fixes from abroad to solv ...

(6 pages) 100 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Explain fully Charlie's attempt to escape the past In F. Scott Fitzgerald's "Babylon Revisited,"

in fully Charlie's attempt to escape the past.In F. Scott Fitzgerald's "Babylon Revisited," Charlie Wales has come to Paris to try toget custody of his daughter Honoria from his late wife's sister Mar ...

(2 pages) 73 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Great britian

"Good Luck"Great Britain is made up of three countries, England, Scotland and Wales. It is an island off the coast of north­west of Europe. Britain is part of the United King ... many different landscapes in Britain, from high mountains to rolling hill sand valleys. Places like Wales, the Lake District and northwest Scotland have high mountains and steep slopes made out of sol ... ighlands occupy more than a half of Scotland, the most rugged region on the island of Great Britain.WalesWales has an irregular coastline and many bays; the biggest is Cardigan Bay. Except for narrow ...

(7 pages) 55 1 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The changing roles of the teacher in recent times.

n the modern era. It was the most important and far-reaching educational law-making for England and Wales since the Education Act of 1944 and it altered the basic power structure of the education syst ... curriculum in that they have produced far more anxiety and resistance." The changes in England and Wales since the 1988 Education Reform Act had powerful effects on assessment. It was introduced in o ...

(12 pages) 338 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The water company and how the framework provided by UK water industry affects it

f Water Services (Ofwat), are the economic regulator for water and sewerage services in England and Wales. At the moment the functions rest formally with the Director General of Water Services. From 1 ... dards in inland, estuarial and coastal waters; and- Natural England and the Countryside Council for Wales, on environmental issues.We do this by:- setting limits on what companies can charge you;- ens ...

(3 pages) 16 1 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Analysis of an aspect of a Specified Curriculum

een placed with the national education system (Prost, 2000), but other systems, such as England and Wales, 'lost sight of the real purpose of work-based learning by demonizing the role of employers, d ... sion between 'academic' and 'vocational' dimensions of education has been recognized in England and Wales, and steps taken to address it through recent initiatives including Curriculum 2000 (QCA, 1999 ...

(10 pages) 123 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

From Salem We See

l to believe.Of what we can learn from these unjust tales, Perhaps the most odd is from the wronged wales.

(1 pages) 300 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

In what ways is the UK becoming a more culturally diverse society?

larger European community but on the other Britain is being devolved with greater independence for Wales and Scotland.This change in British culture clearly shows a greater amount of uncertainty and ...

(4 pages) 46 1 3.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays