Essays Tagged: "Bali"

Tourism as an agent for Development in Bali

Tourism as an agent for Development in BaliWe don't have to look at literature too see that the impacts of tourism has been immense in the ... chcock: 2000). I will look at current literature to study the ways in which my chosen case study of Bali, Indonesia is approaching its rapidly growing tourist industry. I will analyse the information ... lyse the information in a suitable way to find out if tourism is the best agent for development for Bali. My choice to carry out an essay on tourism development in Bali was made predominantly out of i ...

(11 pages) 212 1 3.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Religions in China

D and slowly divided into three branches, depending on which language group was practicing it, Han, Bali or Tibetan, the Tibetan form is now also known as Lamaism. It is difficult to pinpoint exactly ... norities as Tibetans, Mongols and Tu, Naxi, Pumi and Menba ethnic groups. The form belonging to the Bali family of languages is practiced by the Dai, Bulang, De'ang, Va and Achang.The national organiz ...

(25 pages) 316 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Globalisation and the Indonesian Economy.

Globalisation refers to the increasing economic integration between countries leading to the emergence ... tegic location, a large labor force earning relatively low wages, and abundant natural resources.Globalisation has introduced a series of structural adjustments to Indonesia's economy through liberali ... hrough introducing benefits from developments in the global economy. Indonesia's period of rapid globalisation (1987-1996) led to changes in policy direction, progressive economic liberalisation, mass ...

(6 pages) 202 0 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Balinese

The people of Bali rely greatly on the production of rice as their means of survival. Rice farmers depended on wat ... set their irrigation schedules throughout the year. With the rapid growth in population throughout Bali the government implemented a new agricultural policy called the Green Revolution. This new poli ... en Revolution has caused many water shortages and introduced many new pests and diseases throughout Bali. Those farmers that did not follow the new agricultural policy faced legal sanctions by the gov ...

(4 pages) 45 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The concept of facing reality through the movie 'Snow Falling on Cedars' and the 60 minute report 'Return to Bali'

en involving self-discovery.The film 'Snow Falling on Cedars' and the 60 minutes episode 'Return to Bali' are texts that reveal that facing reality involves physical, emotional or psychological change ... shown through Ishmael, the main character of 'Snow Falling on Cedars' and Nicole McLean, one of the Bali survivors, both losing one of their arms. This proves that a physical change may occur due to f ...

(6 pages) 21 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bali Gamelan performance

unique Gamelan instruments and traditions. The word Gamelan comes from the ancient roots "gambel" (Bali). Most Indonesian languages define gambel as to make a sound by striking or playing a musical i ... re left to decay. This change of environment gave rise to many of the aesthetic differences between Balinese and Javanese musical styles. Music in Java moved from open-air temples to large roofed plat ...

(5 pages) 51 0 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

All About BaliGamelan

GONGGong Wadon (wah-doan) - Bali. The largest Balinese gong, measuring slightly under a meter. The wadon is "loose", meaning the ... rates freely. The wadon trades with the lanang in ending the metric cycle.Gong Lanang (lah-nahng) - Bali. A mate to the wadon (lanang means male and wadon means female), it is slightly smaller and abo ... ades with the wadon in ending the metric cycle.Gong RacksBonang (boh-nahng) or Bonang Barung - Java/Bali. A double horizontal row (usually) of from 10 to 14 gongs with rounded nipples, tuned to a scal ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.6 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Concepts of Facing Reality through the texts 'The Riders' by Tim Winton, 'Retrun to Bali' and film 'Snow falling on Cedars'

idea is shown throughout the novel, "The Riders", by Tim Winton, the 60 minutes episode, "Return to Bali", and the film "Snow Falling on Cedars". The realities that the characters in these texts were ... ferent perspective the reader was able to interpret how Scully was truly feeling. "Return to Bali" shows the physical journey, how they had to travel from their homes in Australia to Bali where ...

(5 pages) 21 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


up' and may refer to 20 different kinds of xylophones, percussion-type music ansembles. Just as the Balinese share the planting of rice and the upkeep of their temples, traditional orchestra clubs, 's ... is likely indigenous to Indonesia and probably consisted of bamboo instruments. The royal courts of Bali emulated the pomp and ritual of the Javanese Majapahit Kingdom of ancient Java, and Balinese co ...

(9 pages) 26 0 4.6 Apr/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Groups and Teams.

(4 pages) 161 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Fiona Wood and the Bali Bombing

h of October 2002 two bombs exploded in Paddy's Bar in the town of Kuta on the Indonesian island of Bali, killing over 200 people and injuring 209. Eighty-eight of those killed and many of the injured ... is body. As head of Perth Hospital's Burns Unit Dr Wood was thrown into the spotlight following the Bali terrorist attack. She led a courageous and dedicated team to save 28 patients suffering from be ...

(1 pages) 10 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Groups and teams

(3 pages) 281 0 3.8 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Changing perspectives essay on "Feliks Skrzynecki" and "Crossing the Red Sea", "Sky-high" "Three Weeks in Bali" "Remember the Titans"

"Crossing the Red Sea", "Sky-high" from the "BOS Changing", Alan Atkinson's account "Three Weeks in Bali" and the film "Remember the Titans" have demonstrated different perspectives of the concept of ... results of change in this circumstance.This same concept of change also applies to "Three Weeks in Bali", Alan Atkinson personal account of his experience in the Bali bombing on Saturday, 12th Octobe ...

(5 pages) 44 0 4.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Economics of crime and punishment

The recent arrest of the so called Bali Nine for allegedly smuggling heroin into Australia (Powell & Carroll 2005, online) has caus ... s of crime - psychological, sociological and economic (Fadaei-Tehrani & Green 2002). As for the Bali Nine, we will demonstrate that an individual's lack of money is not the prime factor that cause ... e little skills and low education.To further illustrate this point, consider the case of one of the Bali Nine suspects, Renae Lawrence, who was debt ridden (Moore, M. & Connolly, E. & Baker). ...

(7 pages) 135 0 3.9 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Economics Assignment - Comparative study of Australia and Indonesia

e Indonesia withdrew from East Timor and declared the new nation independent.The main impact of the Bali bombings on the Indonesian economy was yet another downturn in tourism capital flight by foreig ... other downturn in tourism capital flight by foreign investors. The most immediate impact was on the Balinese tourist operators and their families who depend on export income to maintain their standard ...

(4 pages) 60 1 5.0 Jan/2007

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

Follow a news Story for a week

rograms. While overshadowing the news of the shock news of the death sentences being imposed on the Bali Nine drug Smugglers.On the 7th September (the third day after his death), there was only an art ... ath), there was only an article on page four of the age and an opinion piece in the herald sun. The Bali drug smugglers now took centre stage (so to Speak). However Steve Irwin’s death was still ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Brocken Chain

(3 pages) 2836 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Groups and Team Paper

(4 pages) 118 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management