Essays Tagged: "compliance"

Wolff's views on the right of autonomy

right to be obeyed which is different from power. Power in Wolff's terms, is the "ability to compel compliance." Moral autonomy is "a submission to laws which one has made for oneself." Wolf believes ...

(2 pages) 56 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

"Patients have the right to say no." Discuss this statement in relation to the adoption of the role of learned helplessness in some individuals experiencing illness.

onship between a patient's rights to refuse certain treatments, or investigations, and how this non-compliance relates to the concept of learned helplessness in individuals, particularly in a hospital ... atment regimes, refuse surgery or abscond from the hospital altogether. Although these forms of non-compliance may pose a risk to the patient's health, as the acute or chronic illness they have been a ...

(9 pages) 346 1 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Obedience to authority

ly interested in writing about. Two aspects that are important in group behavior are conformity and compliance. Both conformity and compliance are common in all types of groups, but first it is impera ...

(1 pages) 152 0 1.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"12 Angrey Men" is a movie that has may social psychological concepts occuring through out.

ut the movie many social psychological concepts occur. One of the social psychological concepts is compliance. Compliance is conformity that involves publicly action in accord with social pressure wh ... cceptance. In the beginning of the movie the movie, the jurors only complied but as the movie ended compliance grew into acceptance. Davis persuaded the jurors into accepting his beliefs. Acceptance i ...

(3 pages) 147 0 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct - This is a written code of ethics for a small business. 12 pages in length. Written for Master's level course in Organizational Ethics.

ore specifically to individuals who have a leadership role within the company. Principles involving compliance with this Code are given in Section 4. The principles embodied in Section 5 concern imple ... so. Policies and procedures of the organizations in which one participates must also be obeyed. But compliance must be balanced with the recognition that sometimes existing laws and rules may be immor ...

(12 pages) 1616 3 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Enviromental management authority of trinidad and tobago.

the environment;(f) Develop and establish national environmental standards and criteria;(g) Monitor compliance with the standards criteria and programmes relating to the environment;(h) Take all appro ...

(5 pages) 51 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

John Highfield Company and Puck Stop.

negotiation rather than formal power and authority to achieve high levels of commitment rather than compliance. Power can be used pro-socially and it can be used capriciously. In Highfield, Broadbent ...

(13 pages) 111 0 3.6 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The theme of defiance.

haracters who embody this idea and work it into their characters. The puritanical society is one of compliance and piety. The mass opinions of the community and the power of the magistrates is exercis ...

(2 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Methods of intervention used in challenging behaviour - Restraint.

reasons for restraint are:- Physical assault;- Dangerous threatening or destructive behaviour;-Non-compliance with treatment;-Self-harm or risk of physical injury by accident-Extreme and prolonged ov ... ethods of physical restraint include techniques, which include the deliberate use of pain to ensure compliance - CALM does not.CALM is a training package which covers the management of difficult behav ...

(4 pages) 130 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

The language used in advertising specifically- anti-drink drive ads.

iques. I looked at what techniques were most often used to appeal to readers and to encourage their compliance.Drink driving advertisements are typically direct messages that link to dominant images. ...

(3 pages) 68 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Are Humans Intrinsically Evil?

rstanding our nature, we can understand the necessity of various forms of punishment and instilling compliance with society's rules. If people are evil, then corporal punishment is necessary, because ...

(6 pages) 108 1 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

America Should Go to War

America Should Go to WarColin Powell made his case not too long ago. Saddam Hussein is not in compliance with Resolution 1441. He is not disarming. Therefore, the only practical thing to do is t ... ecade ago. Since that time, there have been inspections to make sure that the leader of Iraq was in compliance with an agreement made to end that war. Although he was sort of in agreement, inspections ...

(4 pages) 85 2 3.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Just talks about using substances to enhance performance in college athletics

ertain people do not have an advantage. Having tests would also help make sure the athletes were in compliance with the NCAA and/or state high school drug abuse rules. Another reason why drug testing ... in their system.If schools tested their student-athletes it would help make sure that they were in compliance with NCAA and high school state rules. When testing the competitor it would not just be d ...

(6 pages) 42 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Is the McDonaldization of society really just the Americanization of society?

number of reforms and the building up of strong institutions. This way of life was dependent on the compliance of the citizens without which it would fall apart.Three main institutions held this syste ... the exclusion of women and slaves? This is doubtful.For this system to work, it was reliant on the compliance of its citizens , that it would not just use it for their own advantage, but accept when ...

(5 pages) 97 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

What is the role of nurses in the community. Give detailed account of a patient cared for?

he care given and how it will enable self-improvement in providing quality nursing in the future.In compliance with the NMC (2002) Code of Professional Conduct for confidentiality, the patient involve ...

(10 pages) 629 2 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The relationship between human rights and common law

eaties, which through the terms of their provisions and ratification entail an obligation to act in compliance with that obligation.Although it is a well-settled principle that the ratification of a t ... ns .There has been an ever-increasing gap, between the reality of what the state should be doing in compliance with its obligations, and the actions it has actually taken. "Despite a commitment to int ...

(10 pages) 223 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights


. The policies it has followed in making such choices need to be disclosed. Some companies disclose compliance with IAS but with certain specified exceptions. For instance, Oerlikon-Buehrle, the Swiss ... ment information and development costs. Nokia, however, the Finnish mobile phone maker, claims full compliance with IAS in its statement of accounting policies, but does not disclose geographical segm ...

(5 pages) 194 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Corporate Values & Ethics

gnificance or implications of their actions. What is thinking ethically? It is thinking in terms of compliance with the rules, implicit as well as explicit, thinking in terms of contributions. One can ...

(11 pages) 779 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Describe and evaluate the claim that hypnosis is an altered state of awareness.

s an altered state of awareness while other non-state theorists claim it is simply an act of social compliance where the hypnotised simply act out a role. Nevertheless as we shall see research has led ...

(6 pages) 77 0 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The prisoners' dilemma. Are we all prisoners?

part of the agreement. Noting that in this situation one has gained all the benefit of the other's compliance, the Foole contends that it would now be best for him to break the agreement, thereby sav ... tends that it would now be best for him to break the agreement, thereby saving himself the costs of compliance. Of course, if the Foole's analysis of the situation is correct, then would the other par ...

(7 pages) 102 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy