Essays Tagged: "Civil Servant"

Charles Dickens

t the age of nine, but his education was interrupted when his father, an amiable but careless minor civil servant, was imprisoned for debt in 1824. The boy was then forced to support himself by workin ...

(3 pages) 76 0 3.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Communism Through The Eyes of George Orwell. Emphasizes on "Animal farm" and "1984"

us political satirists of the twentieth century. He was born in Bengal, India in 1903 to an English Civil Servant and died in 1950. He attended Eton from 1917 to 1921, and served with the Indian Imper ...

(10 pages) 174 0 4.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Chaucer's Outlook on Human Nature Based on observations in "The Canterbury Tales".

a an official Valet for King Edward III. In truth, Chaucer was never really a writer, but more of a civil servant to monarchs. With his duties came the traveling which probably inspired some of his wr ... aucer must have met a variety of people while working in the royal courts. His entire life was as a civil servant and he had ample time to make thorough observations of humans and their nature.After r ...

(3 pages) 54 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

About Adolf Hitler and his life.

maintained very good grades, but he wanted to become an artist, but his father wanted Adolf to be a civil servant like himself. So, Adolf went transferred to a new school, Realschule. His father and h ... January 30, 1933. After that, Hitler persuaded President Hindenburg to issue a decree to strip all civil liberties from the Jews in Germany. He also had the Enabling Act passed to allow him to pass l ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.0 May/2003

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

Outlines adolf hitlers life until 1939.

of Alois was a potential source of embarrassment for the future leader of Nazi Germany.Alois was a civil servant. This was a respectable job in Brannau. He was shocked and totally disapproving when t ... oving when the young Hitler told him of his desire to be an artist. Alois wanted Hitler to join the civil service.Hitler's mother - Clara - was the opposite of Alois - very caring and loving and she f ...

(5 pages) 33 1 5.0 Oct/2003

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

The Rise and Fall of Adolf Hitler

an Austrian town named Braunau. His father, Alois was a customs official and wanted Hitler to be a civil servant. Alois was a strict father and would regularly beat Adolf up if he didn't do as he was ... Hitler died from Breast Cancer. Her death saddened young Adolf Hitler a lot.Living off his father's civil pension and an orphan's pension he roamed around Vienna for six years visiting museums and sel ...

(5 pages) 118 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

gel was born in August 27, 1770, in southwest Germany, in a town called Stuttgart. His father was a civil servant in the department of finance. He had one sister and a brother. Throughout growing up a ...

(3 pages) 118 2 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Notes on Adolf Hitler his life.

g his half brother and a half sister. Three of his brothers died in as infants and his father was a civil servant. Hitler ' s father retired in 1895. Hitler ' s father always wanted him to be smart in ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Sep/2004

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

The Clash of Civilization in Macau

argarida is a Macanese. She is 20 years old. She was born and lives in Macau. Her father works as a civil servant in the post office. Her mother is a businesswoman. As Ana's father is a Portuguese, sh ... feeling but I don't have any!"From this interview, we can learn that Portuguese take up most of the civil-service jobs in Macau through Ana's father occupation. While Chinese, like Ana's mother, will ...

(3 pages) 62 1 4.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Bribery and Extortion in International transactions

ity line connections may bribe a functionary for faster service, a construction company may bribe a civil servant to award a contract, or a narcotics smuggler may bribe a judge to lessen criminal pena ...

(5 pages) 98 1 3.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Epiphany in Dubliners

rs of the 20th century. Joyce was born in Dublin on February 2, 1882, the son of a poverty-stricken civil servant. He was educated at Jesuit schools, including University College, Dublin. Though being ...

(15 pages) 87 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Rise of Hitler and 20th Century Anti-Semitism.

he was soon to become synonymous with the Nazi party.Adolf Hitler himself was born in Austria to a civil servant, he was a slow learner and did poorly in school, and due to this his very strict farth ...

(11 pages) 92 1 4.0 Aug/2005

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

Biography of Ngo Dinh Diem, 1901-1963.

maintain power led Vietnam into a dangerous relationship with the United States and to a disastrous civil war. Born in 1901 when Vietnam was under the colonial rule of the French, Diem was part of an ... ncluding the School for Law and Administration in Hanoi. After his graduation, he became a colonial civil servant and rose to the position of provincial governor in 1929. In 1933, Diem was appointed t ...

(4 pages) 33 0 4.7 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Biography on Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Russian composer who wrote "The Nutcracker".

ife, his second, was of French ancestry. He went to school at the School of Jurisprudence and was a civil servant till 1861 when he entered Saint Petersburg Conservatory and graduated in 1865. In 1866 ...

(2 pages) 22 0 5.0 Dec/2005

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

Discuss whether trial by jury should be abolished in the English legal system? Critically analyse the advantages and disadvantages of the system.

ows that freedom lives". A Jury can decide cases on their idea of fairness, e.g. R v Ponting [1984] civil servant leaked info to a MP on the ground of public interest, jury refused to convict despite ... uence the verdict. It is said that it is justifiable to have a disparity in the use of criminal and civil juries because in criminal cases, the result will decide someone's future liberty and reputati ...

(8 pages) 88 2 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Was the Russian government policy towards the peasants and the workers in Russia from 1801-1905 a major cause for the outbreak of revolution in 1905?

A brilliant civil servant in the reign of Alexander I, Speransky, pointed out that there were only two estates i ...

(7 pages) 31 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Explain how the league of nations was formed in 1919 and what its aims were.

the League of Nations was like a state, with cabinet (the council), a parliament (the Assembly), a civil servant (the Secretariat), and ministries (the organizations). However, it was a weak state wi ...

(1 pages) 14 1 2.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

Jihan Sadat: The Woman Who Opened The

arents Safwat Raouf, and Gladys Mary Cotrell. Safwat Raouf, her father, was a physician, judge, and civil servant. Gladys Mary Cotrell, her mother, was an English Schoolteacher. Jihan's daughter, Came ...

(4 pages) 762 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The End Of The Affair & Like Water For Chocolate Movie Review

The story revolves around an affair between Sarah Miles played by Julianne Moore, is the wife of a civil servant, and Ralph Fiennes as Maurice Bendrix, a writer. The story picks up two years after Sa ...

(2 pages) 736 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


report, often referred to as the "˜cradle to grave security' (politics UK 2001) written by a civil servant, William Beveridge was to be the most important document in 20th Century British Socia ...

(11 pages) 167 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers