Essays Tagged: "Gibbs"

The Role of Women in the play Our Town by Thorton Wilder.

community.One of the women's roles in the play would be to look after the health of the family. Mrs Gibbs is found in her garden stringing beans for the winter. Beans are very healthy and are good for ... wouldn't talk about little things like that, they would be more concerned about local sport etc.Mrs Gibbs wants her husband to go on a holiday with her to Paris, France, so he can get away from work a ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Nursing Enquiry

rder to present a well-structured reflection, I have chosen to utilise a framework of reflection by Gibbs (1998) to help me present my reflection in a natural sequence of events. The framework is iter ... , G, and Wash, M. (1997) Psychiatric Nursing Skills: A Patient Centred Approach. London: Croom Helm.Gibbs, G. (1998) Learning by Doing. A Guide to Teaching and Learning Methods. Oxford: Oxford Polytec ...

(12 pages) 503 3 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Secrecy in Science Hinderence of Scientific research Private investments into research

the Scientific American reported an increasing alarm in secrecy in scientific research. In W. Wayt Gibbs' article, he describes the negative consequences of withholding scientific research, how it is ...

(1 pages) 23 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Reflection on the nursing process, using Gibbs 1988 model

t only for the purpose for which it was given."In order to help me with my reflection I have chosen Gibbs (1988), as the model to help with my reflective process. This model comprises of a process tha ...

(6 pages) 1038 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Comparison between Thornton Wilder's 'Our Town' and John Osborne's 'Look Back in Anger.' Discuss how the characters 'spend and waste time as though they had a million years.'

nversation is also limited to small-minded gossip or idle talk about the weather, as we see in Mrs. Gibbs and Howie's conversation (************QUOTE PAGE 26***********). Both of these references sugg ... al ills of the town. Wilder has represented these ills in the character of Simon Stimson. When Mrs. Gibbs tells Dr Gibbs about Stimson's drunkenness, he replies with "I don't know how that'll end; but ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Notes on Our Town

ialogue and exposition tends to be nostalgic and introspective. The main characters include; George Gibbs, George's mother and Dr. Gibbs's wife Mrs. Julia Gibbs, best friend to Mrs. Gibbs, Mrs. Webb a ... to Mrs. Gibbs, Mrs. Webb and husband Mr. Webb and daughter Emily Webb who gets involved with George Gibbs and son Wally Webb. Other characters are; Howie Newsome the local milkman, Joe Crowell, Jr. th ...

(2 pages) 48 1 2.4 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Nursing Reflection

th, and felt the need to reflect on it further.In order to help me with my reflection I have chosen Gibbs (1988), as the model to help guide my reflective process (see appendix 1). This model comprise ... l ensure I confront my fears of acting against someone in the defence of a patient.Action PlanUsing Gibbs's reflective cycle has helped me make more sense of the situation and put things into perspect ...

(9 pages) 1063 4 4.9 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"The Defintion of Odysseus"

John Miller/ Johannes GibbsEnglish 9HMrs. Mannix9-30-04Through the years, there have been many heroes in the world of real ...

(3 pages) 24 1 4.3 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Literature review of the articles "What kids (really) NEED?" by Nancy Gibbs and "A Quest For a Super Kid" by Jeffrey Kluger with Alice Park.

school and the child's future. Two articles were published on Time Magazine. As an article by Nancy Gibbs, "What kids (really) NEED?" and another article by Jeffrey Kluger with Alice Park, "A Quest Fo ... aviours', 'talks too much', 'argues' and 'demands a lot of attention' according to research done by Gibbs. To get a good child, the mother should follow the cues given by the child when to do the corr ...

(3 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Reflective acount of patient with the onset on type 2 diabetes

r related incidents in the future.IntroductionThis reflective case study has been written using the Gibbs (1998) model of reflective writing. Confidentiality has been preserved throughout in accordanc ... es and abuses of multi-attribute and multi-aspect model of decision making. Harper and Row. New YorkGibbs (1988) Learning by Doing: A guide to teaching and learning methods. Further education unit. Ox ...

(11 pages) 509 0 4.5 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Feeding a client who has cerebral palsy

Reflection on practice using Gibbs (1988) modelBased on the care of a client/patient.Guidelines:- Identify a client/patient- Use ... tioned above which client-x can not fulfil himself and explain the care given to him.I will use the Gibbs reflective cycle (1988) to describe the procedure undertaken when trying to feed client-x, thu ... 6359.html[Accessed: 2nd May 2006]Egan.G (1986) The skilled Helper, 3rd edn, Brooks/Cole, California.Gibbs.G 1998, Learning by doing. A guide to teaching and learning methods, Oxford polytechnic, Oxfor ...

(6 pages) 130 0 0.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"Our Town" by Thornton Wilder

round two families who go through the same experiences in life at the same time. The Webb's and the Gibbs are discovering the joys of life as well as the tragedies of life. Just like the characters, w ... 1901 to 1913. Grover's town is a small, rural, and what we would call today, a fictional town. Mrs. Gibbs (Jayne Atkinson) and Dr. Gibbs (Frank Converse) have young daughter Rebecca (Kristen Hahn) and ...

(7 pages) 52 0 4.8 Dec/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Bed Bathing a Patient

placement on a diabetic ward. I have decided to use a reflective cycle which is an adaptation from Gibbs' (1988) model.This reflection has provided a systematic approach to my learning and to my nurs ... o protect and respect my client's confidentiality as stated by the NMC Code of Professional Conduct.Gibbs' model of reflection (1988)DescriptionDuring any client's admission stage an assessment on the ...

(13 pages) 184 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Controversy Surrounding Euthanasia

"Maybe it would have been best if she had died at night" (Busalacchi 62; Gibbs 62). There are not the words you would ever expect a doting father to use when he speaks of a ... ver since an automobile accident robbed daughter Christine of all but the barest signs of life (62; Gibbs 62). With no hope of recovery, Christine now exists only in a vegetable state, caught somewher ... on the grounds that it violated statutes that guaranteed the protection of "the sanctity of life" (Gibbs 62).The Cruzan's case was highly publicized because it involved an issue that had already been ...

(5 pages) 22 1 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

Reflective Practice on an Oncology Ward

e Movement. In the next sections a detailed explanation of this experience will be given, using the Gibbs’ Reflective Practice Theory (1988).DescriptionI was allocated with a social worker during ... hen we were allocated, when they invited the new Archbishop to come and visit the centre.References:Gibbs G. (1988). Learning by doing: A Guide to Teaching and Learning Methods. Oxford:Oxford Brookes ...

(4 pages) 68 0 0.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Our Town

faith of death. Many people died before the death of Emily Webb. Those people were Wally Webb, Mrs. Gibbs, Simon Stimson, and Mrs. Soames. The author, Thorton Wilder only uses the use of flashbacks on ... peech and actions. The outstanding principals the characters have are between Emily Webb and George Gibbs, because they are married and go through problems together.The place of action in the story of ...

(2 pages) 519 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Our Town

d the characters, while explaining the occurrences in "Our Town". The play primarily focuses on the Gibbs family, including the town doctor, Dr Gibbs, his wife Mrs Gibbs, and their son, George, and th ... just to show that it is no place out of the ordinary. Not exceptional to many other locations, Mrs Gibbs' garden grows corn, peas, and beans, while Mrs Webb's garden is similar, but with the addition ...

(7 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gay Rights Essay

Aubri Lutz La/Lit Per. 4 Miss Gibbs 10/22/01 Should Homosexual Clubs Be Allowed On College Campus? Do you plan on attending colleg ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Human cloning has been an issue in debate over the

r lifetime. It's a partial triumph over death. I would leave my imprint not in sand but in cement."[Gibbs, Nancy. "Baby, Its You! and You, and You.." Time Magazine 11 Feb. 2001 ]. This example explain ...

(2 pages) 706 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects