Essays Tagged: "constitutions"

Religion and Governments across the World

all democratic countriessuch parties are very small and never reach the stage of challenging their constitutions. Thename 'Christian Democratic Party,' common in Europe, refers to moral roots, not to ...

(8 pages) 280 1 2.9 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The case, Miranda vs. Arizona

zona, woman. Apparently when he was arrested he had not read his rights given to him under the U.S. Constitutions Bill of Rights. The basis for this was that following his arrest Miranda was interroga ...

(3 pages) 271 1 4.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Alexander Pushkins

d-style lovers of wine, women, and song; and in groups where political liberals debated reforms and constitutions. Between 1817 and 1820 he reflected liberal views in "revolutionary" poems, his ode "F ...

(8 pages) 97 1 4.1 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Contemporary political theory

time of Pericles, Plato, and Aristotle, Greece was divided into city-states with a wide variety of constitutions, ranging from Sparta's military dictatorship to Athens' direct democracy.Most city-sta ...

(25 pages) 455 2 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Republic/Plato. Plato's Analysis of Tyranny. In part nine of The Republic Plato analysis tyranny in terms of happiness, obtaining friends, and independence.

rms of happiness, obtaining friends, and independence.In part nine of The Republic Plato gives five constitutions in the order he thinks they will deteriorate: aristocracy, timocracy, oligarchy, democ ...

(6 pages) 292 1 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Privacy issues related to government uses of satellite Echelon.

EchelonThe United States Constitutions, Bill Of Rights, guarantees certain freedoms to the American people. Amendment I reads ...

(8 pages) 209 5 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Outline constitutions in general and explain what factors have shaped the most recent constitution of one country you have studied

Constitutions in general have many great similarities. They can be described as a 'set of rules by w ... many great similarities. They can be described as a 'set of rules by which an organisation works' . Constitutions also contain information regarding the way of life for those people inside that 'organ ... r those people inside that 'organisation', or in this case, country. Just like different countries, constitutions are as unique from one to the next, from the unwritten constitution of the United King ...

(8 pages) 121 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Should gay marraige be legal?

ny people also think that the bible tells them that gay rights are right, and many people think the constitutions allows them also.(All information is created for the sole use of, the B ...

(1 pages) 28 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Is the constitution effective?

asted the nation this long, and many things concerning the Constitution have been debated. But, the Constitutions effectiveness cannot be questioned.At the Philadelphia Conference, where the constitut ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Korea: A Peninsula Divided

e both nations are guaranteed basic personal freedoms toward speech, religion and press under their constitutions, the North Koreans have almost no real freedoms. The Communist government maintains st ...

(5 pages) 132 1 4.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

How Did Hitler Come Into Power?

se flaws eventually led to the rise of Hitler, and the downfall of Germany. After World War II, the constitutions of West Germany, and France were more successful. They had very strong points and allo ...

(2 pages) 24 0 4.0 Mar/2004

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


ConstitutionsThough a large amount of research examines developing societies and the individuals and ... a country's current well-being, a constitution does its duty. Whether written or unwritten, constitutions hold a lot of information. They are even considered "power maps" for political systems ... ion, which can, in fact, vary from one to infinity. Despite the many different variations in constitutions, one thing remains the same. They all have common ground in the fact that limits are b ...

(2 pages) 40 0 2.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Tug of War: The State and the Citizen. This is an essay about the first amendment with regards to protest.

nited States of America is a country renowned globally for its many freedoms. According to the U.S. Constitutions, Americans have rights on top of rights. However, do Americans always have rights to t ...

(5 pages) 80 1 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Slavery Abolitionist vs. Slave Holders

nation. They argued that capturing others and forcing them into labor was a direct violation of the constitutions inalienable rights: life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Even though at the ti ...

(3 pages) 80 2 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

In what ways and why are the constitutions of the UK and the US different?

One of the most significant differences, that is evident from the evaluation of the constitutions, is that one is codified and the other is not. The US constitution has a physical exis ... it has not been formally established in a "bill of rights" format. However, these judgements of the constitutions are only accurate to a certain extent. The origins of both constitutions explain why t ... ion is rigid to an extent.Deriving from this comes the difference of the Monarchical and Republican constitutions. As already established, the Monarchical powers in Britain are primarily symbolic due ...

(4 pages) 63 0 2.7 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Plato and Aristotle: A comparison

arily on what he could actually see and touch, nothing was imagined. He analyzed and studied actual constitutions in place at his time. Plato used a more speculative approach to his structure of socie ... a master of several academics including ethics, politics, economics, and logic. He also studied the constitutions from one hundred and fifty different cities in order to better determine which type of ...

(15 pages) 392 0 3.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Critically assess the changes that have been made since that date to China's legal system as a whole

e recognized by China. In 1982, the PRC Constitution of 1982 was promulgated. In the previous three Constitutions, which are the Constitution of 1954, the Constitution of 1975 and the Constitution of ...

(7 pages) 51 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Articles of Confederation vs. The Constitution

n the colonies to form new state governments "under the authority of the people." Each state formed constitutions consisting of the curbing of the power of governors, which increased the power of the ... mber 1786. While there, nationalist's leaders called for all states to send delegates to render the constitutions of the Federal Government to better the Union. The leaders who met at the Constitution ...

(4 pages) 72 3 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Does the Caribbean have an independent judiciary?

Kitts-Nevis, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and Trinidad and Tobago.In the Commonwealth Caribbean Constitutions, mechanisms have been put in place to perimeter the direct participation of politician ... onsultation with the Leader of the Opposition. By contrast with the corresponding provisions of the constitutions of Trinidad & Tobago and Jamaica, under which the Presidents make the appointment ...

(5 pages) 44 0 4.6 Jan/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Civil Right

Civil rights are those personal and property rights recognized by governments and guaranteed by constitutions and laws. Although these rights were once conceived of as civil liberties, as limits p ...

(1 pages) 33 0 4.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights