Essays Tagged: "Working class"


lmost a million, and the number of local branches would increase tenfold. The new members included working-class people, farmers, and middle-class professionals. They were both better educated and y ...

(9 pages) 109 0 5.0 Jan/1994

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Influencing Others in Business Environments

uence other people. One study found that people dressed in suits versus people dressed in casual or working-class clothes actually affects a subject's likelihood of answering a question correctly. In ... suit had a 77% percent chance of getting money returned to them, while those dressed casually or in working outfits had a 38% chance (Bickman, 1971). This study suggests that a person's status affects ...

(10 pages) 492 4 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Artist - Kathe Kollwitz. Born 1867 died 1945. Disscuss how her two artworks reveal the suffering of humanity and social workind class

two artworks 'Woman with dead child' and 'Unemployment' revel the suffering of humanity and social working class.Kathe Kollwitz was greatly influenced by the hardships of humanity, her main subjects ... cial problems with city life, such as prostitution and unemployment and the suffering of the German working class. She was facinated by working class women and depicted them as persons of character, s ...

(2 pages) 248 3 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Jerry Garcia

father's death, Garcia spent a few years living withhis mother's parents, in one of San Francisco's working-classdistricts. His grandmother had the habit of listening to Nashville'sGrand Ole Opry radi ... o,California,hanging out and playing in the folk-music clubs around StanfordUniversity. He was also working part-time at Dana Morgan'sMusicStore, where he met several of the musicians who wouldeventua ...

(6 pages) 87 0 4.5 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers


ould only afford for the increasing slum apartments. Different companies took advantage of the same working class of the cities, usually overcharging them for services and lying to them whenever possi ...

(3 pages) 197 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Outer and Inner Worlds of H.G. Wells and R.L. Stevenson

ferent social worlds: the Upper classes have become weak and their intellect decreased, whereas the Working class have moved underground and have become cannibalistic.Wells starts off his short story ... hen the Time Machine goes missing!The dreaded Morlocks are supposedly the ultimate evolution of the Working class. Thy live underground and are blind in the light. The Time Traveller's first impressio ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A great article on the early and late life of Karl Marx....also includes information on the communist manifesto

o elucidate systematically the theoretical principles of communism and to organize an international working-class movement dedicated to those principles. For information on their collaboration, which ... ifesto that the capitalist class would be overthrown and that it would be eliminated by a worldwide working-class revolution and replaced by a classless society. The Manifesto influenced all subsequen ...

(2 pages) 88 0 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

How Does Lewis explain the dull monotony or "universal similarity" reigning in American Life? How many cultures does America have? What is the source of American culture?

tures: urban and rural. The urbanites represent the capitalist class and rural people represent the working class. In Lewis' metaphors one can see evidence of both class struggle between serf and lord ... dence of both class struggle between serf and lord and also the contemporary class struggle between working and capitalist classes. Carol observes that the farm folk treat Kennicott like lord of the m ...

(3 pages) 102 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Aids discrimination

rson finds out they are positive, the opinions of those who surround them are likely to change. The working class is the most susceptible to this form of discrimination. The every day environment of a ... .I.D.S. One particular policy states that people do not become infected through usual behavior in a working environment. This illustrates that A.I.D.S patients are protected under disability law and a ...

(7 pages) 195 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

What is fascism and why does it emerge?

nomy. The fascist economic system creates an upper class for the owning/ruling class and leaves the working class in a lower state who in turn produce for the elite. To justify themselves as beneficia ... n elite. Therefore the development and technology only serves the interest of the elite and not the working class which is to be convinced to interact with promoting the sense that there dedication is ...

(6 pages) 190 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

"Workers at Risk" by Dorothy Nelkin and Michael S. Brown. Speaks of the lack of information regarding unsafety in the work environment

e book 'Workers at Risk' the authors, Dorothy Nelkin and Michael S. Brown, interviewed a number of 'working class' people. The authors enticed workers to discuss their major concerns regarding occupat ... r aspects were workers showed concerns is that of been able to associate their ill-effects to their working environment. There seems to be a feeling that many times they know what is causing the probl ...

(3 pages) 71 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Albert Camus

isfied with the editorial of the Board and left the underground newspaper.B. Albert Camus, son of a working-class family, was born in Algeria in 1913, in an extreme poverty area. He spent the early ye ... in 1934 and divorced in 1936.C. The factor that influenced Albert Camus was his parents, who were a working class family. He was determined to make a better life for himself by getting an education an ...

(7 pages) 66 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

An overview of the Socialist Party and Bob Dole Abortion

I. Socialist Party...The Socialist Party is based on the idea that the working class are fully capable of running their own bussinesses and magnaging their own lives. The ... r or services that the company produces or provides. These persons are elected by the people of the working class, not choosen by the governement. People that cannot works because of chronic illness, ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Discuss some of the issues raised in "An Inspector Cals" by Priestly

gement dinner party to question the family and their guests about an unsuspected suicide of a young working-class girl called Eva Smith. There are many plot twists and changes which work well with the ... ass shells.As the story continues Priestly shows how Capitalists can use their wealth over the Poor working-class people like Eva Smith, all of these incidents lead to Eva's suicide,the first issue be ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

US Civil War

saw economic and political advantages in leaving those areas open to settlement by farmers and the working class. The North did not need slaves to support their agriculture. The North viewed slavery ...

(4 pages) 72 0 4.0 Feb/1994

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Women's roles prior to and during the evolution of the industrial revolution in England.

allowed relations of difference and subordination between the women of different classes middle and working class to thrive. Isolated by these ideologies and rigid social class distinctions, the lower ... year. Thus, along with the new crops, tools, and new hybrid breeds of livestock brought and end to working the land in common. The land was now privatized and enclosed forcing many people off the onl ...

(12 pages) 231 0 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Marx Das Capital

terms,was that economic forces determine all events. Marx was always well aware that it was not the working class but the middle class that drove history along its ever-progressing path. Social histor ... an translation was published in 1872. The English translation did not come out until 1887. Marx was working on Das Kapital for nearly twenty years but was unable to finish it before his death. Engels ...

(6 pages) 182 2 4.3 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

The Qeustion of Equality

ace, so long as it is in the hands of the exploiting classes: This means revolution. Next, when the working class has taken power, the force of the state is directed against the exploiters and used to ...

(4 pages) 78 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Affirmative Action

action works. There are thousands of examples of situations where people of color, white women, and working class women and men of all races who were previously excluded from jobs or educational oppor ... action works. There are thousands of examples of situations where people of color, white women, and working class women and men of all races who were previously excluded from jobs or educational oppor ...

(7 pages) 487 0 3.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


ss in the global market.The Marxist theory is based on a classless society where the proletariat or working class is given the opportunity to exist on an equal social level with the remainder of the p ... oletariat must be led bythe party of the proletariat, the CCP by virtueof being the vanguard of the working class, andbecause of its knowledge of Marxism-Leninismand its organizatioal capacities, is b ...

(5 pages) 157 0 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays