Essays Tagged: "Inequality"

Book Review of Black In Blue by Nicholas Alex

he peculiar problems of Negro policemen who live in an age which has not yet resolved to problem of inequality in an assertedly democratic society. He drawn heavily on the reflections of forty-one Neg ...

(4 pages) 45 0 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

globalization and inequality-short essay

sers. Globalization has increased the gap between rich and poor. As we form one world, the level of inequality rises, the strong nations get richer, and the weak nations get poorer. The retail busines ... , and the weak nations get poorer. The retail business is revolutionizing due to globalization, yet inequality seems to be the intimidating factor that comes with it.Globalization is being driven by f ...

(2 pages) 444 0 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The pro's and Con's of Pornography

ght or wrong, but also involves the theory that its existence requires, or possibly even causes, an inequality between men and women.I ask you, how could something like pornography cause an in-equalit ...

(7 pages) 232 0 3.4 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Formation of an individual: cases, terms, and tools. About formation of human thoughts / polity, how we exist

ssion is a single force, held by few, that prevents others from reaching their status. This form of inequality can be seen in almost all forms of government, save anarchism because there are no superi ... is oppression in the movie AA Dry White Season@. This movie summarized the problems with injustice, inequality, and oppression. In order for us to become more fully human, and move along on our road t ...

(11 pages) 101 0 3.4 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Martin Luther King. Speaks of "Letter from Birmingham jail"

ng Jr.'s brilliant dissertation, 'Letter from Birmingham Jail', details injustice, segregation, and inequality in Birmingham, Alabama, 'probably the most thoroughly segregated city in the United State ...

(3 pages) 350 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Aboriginal deaths in custody - history of colonization in Australia, Australian society, statistics, western society. Includes extensive bibliography - A- mark

native race. Over the past two hundred years, the Aboriginal community has suffered from genocide, inequality, severe racism as well as cultural loss. Each of the events that took place in history ha ... and their western culture as the 'ideal' culture or way of life. The Modernization theory of global inequality demonstrates this belief. On arrival in Australia, the British migrants were immediately ...

(10 pages) 291 0 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Government response paper. Is this true justice? Refers to Locke, Hammurabi, and Machiavelli

poor are bad. Machiavelli believed humans are basically bad and not to be trusted.Governments using inequality or not granting freedom to its citizens have been known to have problems. Countries with ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.5 Apr/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Research papper on: The Nazi race policies were influenced by Darwin's theory and publications.

amination of the latter's gene pool. The "the soupier race" belief was based on the theory of group inequality within each species, a major presumption and requirement of Darwin's original "survival o ...

(4 pages) 111 1 3.6 Aug/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

karl marx vs. max weber

nce in these two theories is what drives a society towards its advancements. Marx believed that the inequality between the haves and have-nots would lead to a revolt from the proletariat. (The proleta ... tifling society with rules and regulations has proven to be much more plausible than Marx's idea of inequality causing alienation.In short, Weber's ideas accounted for the technological advances broug ...

(4 pages) 446 2 4.6 Aug/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology


omparably richer than ever before, ours is also a world of extraordinary deprivation and staggering inequality.This elemental contrast explains the widespread skepticism about the global order, and ev ... fairer distribution of the fruits of globalization.4. The central issue, directly or indirectly, is inequality: between as well as within nations. The relevant inequalities include disparities in affl ...

(5 pages) 387 0 4.3 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Democracy and constitutionalism

nts today. But what one must realize is that equality cannot be reached without giving someone else inequality. While democracy influences equality, communism and socialism frown upon the very idea th ... aracteristics along with health, intelligence, and emotional balance. For most of us, living amidst inequality is common. Equality is said to be having the same rights and freedoms as everyone else. I ...

(7 pages) 118 1 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Is Feminism Dead?

feministmovement is a group of men and women who believe in feminism and are tryingto eliminate the inequality between men and women.Feminism, as it was first known, has almost died out completely. Fe ... r] lifetime'. She feels equality for women 'is important'. And although shehas never experienced an inequality due to her sex, she has 'been sexuallyharassed'. If allowed to reconstruct the feminist m ...

(10 pages) 236 3 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Obstacle to Development

that stop these countries from developing are1. Low levels of living, comprising low incomes, high inequality, poor health and inadequate education.2. Low levels of productivity.3 High rates of popul ... ne of the major obstacles toward development. Low levelsof living is comprised of low incomes, high inequality, poor health and inadequateeducation. The gross national product (GNP) is the most common ...

(5 pages) 144 0 4.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Poverty Vs The economy

nfront starvation, although many suffer from undernourishment.A key issue in the area of poverty is inequality. Inequality has been a problem in all societies. No society distributes income evenly. De ...

(6 pages) 414 1 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

This essay is a recapitulation and meta-analysis of two essays appertaining to pedagogical ideologies and the methodologies that are concomitant to them.

ocide. While the development of most power structures (and the societal bifurcation of equality and inequality and the internecine struggles that are usually, but not categorically, concomitant to the ... ho accede to the theory that dominant social ideologies are used to implicitly and purposely create inequality. One of these people is bell hooks. Writing in her essay "Toward a Revolutionary Feminist ...

(6 pages) 245 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"The Kitchen God's Wife": Chinese Culture, Relationships, Adversity

ly tells a story, but deals with many of the women writers' issues. Tan addresses the issues of the inequality given women in Chinese culture, and also deals with issues such as Chinese culture's expe ...

(11 pages) 128 0 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Black Panthers, with interviews from primary sources from Oakland

er Party for Self Defense was developed because of the need for quicker response to the problems of inequality and the unsuccessful attempts at peaceful protesting by passive resistance groups already ...

(5 pages) 50 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The following essay is an analysis of The Yellow Wallpaper, by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, using feminist criticism.

age" (667). This line shows that not only does her husband not take her seriously, but that marital inequality is a normative occurrence. Her husband laughs at her desires and beliefs, but she feels s ...

(12 pages) 258 1 3.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Constraints That Society Has Placed on Women

is in the home, tending to her children and pleasing her husband. These beliefs are at the core of inequality both then and now. All women have options available to them, but they have always had to ...

(14 pages) 422 2 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Should Canadian government have the right to withhold or suspend the rights of Canadian citizens in times of crisis?

ted to maintain peace and security. Meanwhile in the eyes of others it would have been treatment of inequality as well as violation of human rights. With respect to necessity of development and indepe ...

(4 pages) 56 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights