Essays Tagged: "Williamson"

David Williamson. Essay dealing with themes/ideas in Williamson's "The Club" and "The Removalists"

Part AIn his play The Club, David Williamson presents numerous Australian attitudes of the 1970s. However, many of these attitudes are ... red, but only when they do not stand in the way of progress and success. This attitude presented by Williamson is probably even more widespread now in the 1990s, as success is seen as being even more ... business world of the 1990s.The role of women is not explored all that extensively in The Club, but Williamson does explore some of the attitudes relating to this issue in his play. For example, all o ...

(8 pages) 106 1 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

How does the David Williamson use conflict as a way of exploring ideas in his play, 'Brilliant Lies'?

Even though the play is written about a sexual harassment claim, this is not the central issue that Williamson explores. It is, however, crucial to the conflict that Williamson raises, because it is f ... that Williamson raises, because it is from the claim of harassment that most of the conflicts stem. Williamson, himself said, "Brilliant Lies was ostensibly about sexual harrassment. That was the peg ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

The Insider movie Critical Response

nd his family in a bad situation for life. He worked for a large tobacco company called Brown & Williamson, which produced cigarettes for the country, however the products being produced were haza ... Dr. Wigand was influenced by factors within the business, the environment and family. Brown & Williamson threatened to take away benefits that are necessary for his family. He would have no medi ...

(3 pages) 58 0 5.0 May/2004

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


n commission-based salaries.UTILITY MAXIMISATION The maximisation of managerial utility, derived by Williamson, is by far, a much simpler theory of objectivity to comprehend. Williamson suggests that ... he profit constraint on items that will increase managerial motivation and satisfaction or utility. Williamson believed that managers are capable of influencing the levels of profit along with having ...

(9 pages) 76 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A Review of O'rourke And Williamson's Globalization and History: The Evolution of a Nineteenth Century Atlantic Economy

echnology raised incomes in the periphery. In Globalization and History, Kevin O'Rourke and Jeffrey Williamson provide a historically focused introduction to late nineteenth century globalization (whi ... olitical forces were circumscribing the liberal regime before the war, and perhaps, as O'Rourke and Williamson argue, nationalistic backlash would have increased even without the war. In any event, th ...

(19 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

The Removalists

English drama investigation The RemovalistsBiography:David Williamson is one of the best-known contemporary playwrights not only in Australia but overseas as w ... uch as the 'British George Devine Award for The Removalists, 1971' (Famous Australian Playwrights). Williamson was born in Melbourne in February 1942, during the Second World War, and is the eldest of ... s born in Melbourne in February 1942, during the Second World War, and is the eldest of 3 children. Williamson spent his childhood in Bainsdale, a country town in Northeastern Victoria where he did mo ...

(8 pages) 2 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies