Essays Tagged: "mayors"

Winning isn't evrything

s lost, they take it into the next game and gave one hundred and ten percent.Last month at the Erie Mayors Cup 10K and 5K race, competitors from aroundthe tri-state area were in competition. Trophies ...

(2 pages) 122 2 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Lost City at Giza and the Homes of the Pyramid Workers

pothesis was changed after hieroglyphs were found telling of a pyramid town and stating the name of mayors and overseers. This discovery sparked a new quest for the answer of who built the pyramids. A ...

(9 pages) 97 0 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Medieval Government

. In return for the taxes, the townspeople are given services, mainly protection by the knights.The mayors of the towns are usually elected by the "Masters of the Guilds", [but sometimes they simply r ... themselves at intervals by "co-optation"=> Page 199, Town Government]. "Co-optation" is when the mayors themselves (and their council) pick the ones who they want to be their successors. Either way ...

(3 pages) 28 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

An analysis of the economical, political and psychological causes of homelessness

es that, with time, homelessness affects a greater proportion of the population. Also, in 1998, the mayors and councils of the ten largest cities in Canada affirmed that, "homelessness is a national d ...

(10 pages) 194 2 4.2 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

THe Legacy of Communism in Russia

er Soviet Union. There is still widespread corruption, just as there was back in the cold war days. Mayors still went about hanging up their pictures everywhere just as former leaders had. (Brzezinsk ...

(4 pages) 34 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

A Country Analysis of Mexico

r in chief of the military. The divisions include state governors and town presidents also known as mayors. The current president is Vicente Fox, who was elected in 2000. Presidential term in Mexico i ...

(3 pages) 133 0 4.5 Aug/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Life did get better in the 1930s. How far was Roosevelt responsible for this - or was it due to other factors? Explain your answer.

ion. Agencies like the Civil Works Administration (CWA) supplied funds to local authorities such as mayors of cities and governors of states. These funds made possible such public projects as building ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Advocacy Against Homelessness

0 % of the homeless hold down regular jobs, and that 40 % are families with children. The 2001 U.S. Mayors Conference report revealed data from 27 cities count of the nation's homeless population at 5 ...

(2 pages) 82 0 2.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Government of Panama

oken down further into 65 districts and 505 sub-districts. Voters in each respective district elect mayors and councilors. Generally, mayors have control of the cities but they do not have much power ...

(6 pages) 18 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

First Impressions and Stereotypes

spects of life. It doesn?t exclude anyone; those with money, fame, happiness, children, or even our mayors. It can occur because of one's gender, race, ethnicity, culture, faith, age, sexual orientati ...

(4 pages) 59 0 4.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


es vote. At the time when Dane was getting involved in the political spectrum they were electing 12 Mayors per year. They did this to keep any one Mayor from becoming too strong. Dante was elected May ...

(8 pages) 1920 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Under-representation of Women In Politics

with men.Research QuestionMany women have started to come forward as political leaders, governors, mayors and many more political affiliated organizations, but why is there such an under-representati ... vel women compose 22.3 percent of the state legislators. At the city level in 2000, women served as mayors in 19 of the 100 largest cities with populations over 30,000" (Center for American Women and ...

(9 pages) 78 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Case Study: Beer Companies investing in China

overnments have tremendous say on private businesses that open within their district. Some of these mayors run cities that is more populated than some small European countries so there influence on th ...

(4 pages) 35 0 4.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

"New era in Leadership, new practices and methods"

en it was called differently, there were – head hunters in a troop, tribe chiefs, colonels, kings, mayors and other decision makers that were actually to lead people that entrusted this post to them. ...

(11 pages) 66 1 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative


milarly, Salancik and Pfeffer's (1997, 11) study demonstrated that there was a limited influence of mayors on city governments and that change in mayors over time had little impact on city governments ...

(8 pages) 77 1 4.1 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Arthur Joseph Rooney and his effects on Pittsburgh, and their Steeler fans.

ore for this city than R.K. Mellon did for the business community and David Lawrence and any of the mayors who followed him, including Richard Caliguiri, did politically." The players of his team even ...

(4 pages) 17 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Management Leadership Styles

milarly, Salancik and Pfeffer's (1997, 11) study demonstrated that there was a limited influence of mayors on city governments and that change in mayors over time had little impact on city governments ...

(8 pages) 33 0 0.0 Jan/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication