Essays Tagged: "founders"

Sparta: Uncultured Discipline

C Sparta was no longer a significant factor in the region (Isaac Asimov, 1965, p. 178).The original founders of 'modern' Sparta were the Dorians. At around 1100 B.C these savages came from the north i ...

(7 pages) 132 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

The Lives of Confucious and Guatma Siddartha

cing religions that have been around for over two thousand years are Confucianism and Buddhism. The founders of these two religions, Confucius and Buddha, respectively, lived different lives and had d ...

(12 pages) 138 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Writing of the American Constitution

s are selected , and prescribing the rules by which they make their decisions . The nation's founders , fifty-five men , met in Philadelphia in the summer of 1787 to write a new constitution an ... titution and to form a new government. George Washington was elected chairman of the convention.The founders were all very well-educated. Over half the delegates had collage degrees, which was rare in ...

(2 pages) 114 0 3.9 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Freedom of religion

ise of religion. The second right is prohibition of the establishment of religion by the state. The founders of the constitution recognized the freedom of religion as an important factor in establishi ...

(3 pages) 169 0 4.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

MAC Cosmetics

CosmeticsMake-up Art Cosmetics, also known as M.A.C. cosmetics is a highly unique corporation. Its founders and business strategies are rather simple yet extremely effective in contributing to the co ...

(5 pages) 239 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Censorship and the First Amendment

case, the progression through time has expanded matters to the complicated issues we see today. The founders of the United States government tried to protect this liberty by assuring a free press, to ...

(7 pages) 303 0 4.8 Mar/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

An example of a business plan for a hypothetical company

nsulting company specializing inmarketing of high technology products in international markets. Its foundersare former marketers of consulting services, personal computers, and marketresearch, all in ... endors, beginning with Printaform.6. 0 Management SummaryThe initial management team depends on the founders themselves, with littleback-up. As we grow we will take on additional consulting help, plus ...

(13 pages) 1378 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

US Term Limits - United States Constitution

f Congress as a career, and thus the voluntary removal of oneself from office, as envisioned by the founders, is no longer regularly undertaken in the United States Congress. The structure of the Cong ... ld office for several terms thereby undermining the idea of the citizen-legislator put forth by the founders. Instead of citizens who will soon return to the community that elected them, professional ...

(12 pages) 259 1 2.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

All Men Created Equal - Stephen Douglas versus Abraham Lincoln

er who dared to rub his hand against the grain of slavery bringing the original ideals of America's founders to a new light. He was a man who felt he was witnessing a slow decay in the foundation of t ...

(4 pages) 80 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) HOW IT ALL STARTED: Southwest Airlines (SWA) begins in June 18, 1971, when SWA first operated a first airline consul between Houston, Dallas and San Antonio.

first airline consul between Houston, Dallas and San Antonio. Rollin King and Herb Kelleher are the founders of the company. The end of 1971 SWA immediately began to expand. In 1972 all Houston servic ...

(4 pages) 633 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

This is about modern management theory on value based management. It introduce concept of balance scorecard as a modern management tool

y monitor strategic performance. Creating a strategy focused organization (the phrase coined by the founders of the Balanced Scorecard methodology) is a significant, challenging culture change for man ...

(7 pages) 1297 1 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Critical Comparisons Between Whitman And Dickinson

realizations of the distinctively American spirit." Both Dickinson and Whitman are regarded as the founders of modern American poetry. Walt Whitman(1819-1892), for the time was breaking new ground wi ... literature, often deeply exploring her own thoughts. While Whitman and Dickinson are referred to as founders of modern American poetry, they are strikingly different in terms of stylistic devices and ...

(4 pages) 83 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


dly tested. The First Amendment of the Constitution guarantees freedom of speech and the press. The founders of the country originally created the first amendment, in part, to enable colonists to spea ...

(8 pages) 156 1 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Master of his own fate "The Queen of Spades" by Alexander Pushkin

of arrogance: he believes that he can - and must - succeed where others have failed. As one of the founders of realism, Pushkin's treatment of Hermann is not a kind one: the man with "the profile of ...

(6 pages) 89 0 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


each other and towards society. Also, Buddhism and Confucianism have some differences due to their founders' status in the society. Although, Buddhism and Confucianism are interested in the world tha ...

(3 pages) 306 4 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism

Concealed-Carry Weapon permit - a right or a privledge

r how we evolved from citizens to servants, how did my rights turn to privileges, and how would the founders and framers of my country feel about this.Citizens of this country are protected by the Bil ... its we had the right to protect ourselves, now restricted we are required to ask permission.Did the founders of this country fight to defeat tyranny with permits? No, but they were labeled criminals. ...

(3 pages) 33 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Is it the government's obligation to ensure and protect every citizen's pursuit of happiness?

life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness as "unalienable" rights. With the first two rights, the founders sought to ensure that government would refrain from taking away precious entitlements of ci ... ht to ensure that government would refrain from taking away precious entitlements of citizenry. The founders surely realized that while everyone should have a right to happiness, it cannot be bestowed ...

(3 pages) 79 1 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Religion and different Christian groups.

ther sources for direction other than the Bible, there will be conflicts. In Christian Science, the founders incorporated metaphysical beliefs and practices into their form of Christianity. The Church ...

(2 pages) 88 1 4.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Traditional Euro-American Attitudes Toward the Natural World.

rogress and perfection to many other nations. Most of the success can be attributed to our European founders, who developed this great land. However, the same people responsible for making this land s ...

(3 pages) 46 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Impossibility of International Government

ment. Joseph Lorenz describes the historical significance of this realization when he writes,To the founders of the United Nations, the failure of the League of Nations to prevent the aggression of th ...

(6 pages) 120 1 3.9 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations