Essays Tagged: "foreign countries"

Grades - Do we really need them?

f and to be creative can perhaps help a child learn better than any book or school can teach. Other foreign countries such as Japan, do not allow young students to express their true thoughts. True, t ...

(1 pages) 109 1 3.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Graham Greene and his novel "Quiet American"

e of Greene*s 'entertainments' that include comedies, spy fiction, and thrillers that take place in foreign countries (Introduction). According to World Literature Critics editor, James P. Draper,The ...

(3 pages) 195 0 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Enforcement of Crime Around the World

uling governments. This paper will discuss the articles that show the methods the United States and foreign countries are dealing with the problem of crime.The issue of crime is inextricably linked to ... s the FBI that they will have a harder time of dealing with computer crime if it is not reported.In foreign countries like Great Britain the government has tried to make deterrents for criminals to me ...

(5 pages) 156 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Lester B. Pearson

l Flying Corps. He was Private Pearson in the Canadian Army Medical Corps. This took himto numerous foreign countries from 1915-1917. When he returned he went to Oxford Universityunder the guidance of ... rreign. Even though Pearson's knowledge lay mostly in external matters he had little time devoted toforeign affairs in his time of Prime Minister.In May 1964, Pearson put a maple leaf on the Canadian ...

(5 pages) 59 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

This an essay about the pros and cons of NAFTA and its effects on the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

ns between the nations. There were concerns of U.S. jobs being lost in the transfer of factories to foreign nations, where U.S. companies could take advantage of cheap labor and the lack of workers' r ... ts. Also, environmental groups became concerned that enforcing pollution laws would be difficult in foreign countries with loose environment laws.It was specifically designed to improve trading condit ...

(5 pages) 731 1 5.0 Dec/2002

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

The advantages and disadvantages of Canada adopting the American Dollar as its national currency.

o either join the revolution or fall farther behind developmentally. Dollarization, which is when a foreign country adopts the United States currency as its main form of currency, is at the intersecti ... urposes: it is the most important currency in international trade transactions; dollars are held as foreign reserves more than any other currency; individuals and companies fearful of the stability of ...

(4 pages) 102 2 3.7 Apr/2003

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

Tells what diplomatic immunity is and how it works.

What is diplomatic immunity? Basically, it allows representatives of foreign countries to work under the laws of their home nation while in a host country. ( ... g and recalled him back to the U.S. No action was taken against the diplomat and he remained in the Foreign Service. Examples of abused diplomatic immunity occur in Canada as well. In July of 2002, a ... econd test. He then claimed diplomatic immunity and refused to go to the station. The department of foreign affairs asked the Turkish government to waive his immunity, but they refused. ( ...

(6 pages) 47 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Biography of Colin Powell.

fight against the Taliban and al-queda networks, and gave much of his energy into negotiating with foreign countries. Some of his other accolades include, restoring the stability in Afghanistan and l ...

(3 pages) 92 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Gas usage in America.

lot more while the population is staying the same. The U.S. is becoming more and more dependent on foreign countries for their oil, and paying extremely high amounts of money for it. The pollution in ... .S. is increasing much more rapidly than the population. The relations between the U.S. and certain foreign countries could be negatively affected, along with their health problems increasing, if Amer ...

(2 pages) 95 2 4.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Conquestador invasion on the Aztec empire in Mexico and how it affected both the europeans and the Aztecs.

tions to find new land and resources. Open new trade and bringing new technological advancements to foreign countries to better the economy, seemed like a wonderful thing to do for the natives of the ...

(4 pages) 123 0 3.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

This is an essay about theodore roosevelt and why he is the most progressive president.

nti-Trust Act, which said that, every trust or conspiracy that restrained trade among the states or foreign countries would be declared illegal. Another law Roosevelt established was the Elkins Act. T ...

(2 pages) 100 1 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Kentucky Fried Chicken.

ificantly different from that of KFC. By the end of 1994, KFC was operating 4,258 restaurants in 68 foreign countries. KFC is the largest chicken restaurant and the third largest quick service chain i ... r-restaurant sales. Many companies are realizing that in order for them to grow they need to pursue foreign market. One of the potentially profitable markets is Mexico. Mexico has over 91 million peop ...

(5 pages) 273 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Global Economic Freedom is an issue that we as conscious business people should be aware of. It is not enough just to know the rules and laws that govern the economic system in one's own country.

. With the continued expansion in global business it is almost certain that a business dealing with foreign countries will need to have a general idea about the foreign countries economic system and t ... ether it is free or not, can have a substantial impact on whether a business can be profitable in a foreign country and therefore will have an influence over whether a company operates or has business ...

(7 pages) 110 2 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

A look at the social standing that Coca cola has across the world.

ola has forced themselves into other countries and has eliminated much of the native culture in the foreign countries. In 1928, Coca Cola entered China. A major part of Chinese culture was their tea. ... t is no wonder that it has the power and influence that it does. Coca Cola sells American values to foreign countries as well as selling generic values to all people who know of Coca Cola and their ac ...

(3 pages) 234 3 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

American Imperialism By: Tan Ly

st nation. Imperialism is the policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries. The United States, based on this definition, is an imperialistic nation. During t ... about events outside the United States. Although the nation previously had not involved itself with foreign affairs a shift in focus brought American foreign policy into the forefront. The burden to k ...

(11 pages) 195 2 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

This is about progressive refom in the 1800's thru 1900's. It includes topic about politial , social and economic reforms like child labor, and work ethics.

ndustrialization played a major role in shaping the Progressive Era. A migration of immigrants from foreign countries to America, between 1900-1910 there was nearly nine million immigrants entering Am ...

(4 pages) 143 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Style and themes inherited and transformed in Lu Xun's "Diary of a Madman" compared with Gogol's "Diary of a Madman"

China's underdevelopment and her corrupting tradition. Therefore, he advocated people to learn from foreign countries. He also read many foreign authors' works and introduced them to Chinese readers. ...

(5 pages) 48 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Case Analysis: Becton Dickinson: World Wide Blood Collection Team

were earned from the domestic market, priority tended to be domestic, which frustrated managers in foreign countries who wanted to focus more on the resources on their local market. Going internation ... R&D currently have. Becton Dickinson's US division still wants to have a certain power over its foreign ones. Therefore giving up the R&D department to a certain extent would not be everyone's ...

(7 pages) 193 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


llied forces as Germany had lost a tenth of its land and because of this, many Germans now lived in foreign countries. The Treaty had disrupted Germany?s political and economic status. Many people bec ...

(5 pages) 51 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

International Management - Supreme Canning Company

IntroductionToday's world corporations must deal with all kinds of restrictions concerning entering foreign countries. Marketers and finance managers play a key role when it comes to making decisions ... keters and finance managers play a key role when it comes to making decisions concerning entering a foreign country and managing worldwide money matters. It is extremely important for international ma ...

(4 pages) 82 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing