Essays Tagged: "obligations"

Analysis of Crito

de by the laws. The foundation is composed of public opinion, doing wrong, and fulfillment of one's obligations. Addressing public opinion, Socrates boldly asserts that it is more important to follow ... latter is the same as wrong doing. The last foundation to be questioned is the fulfillment of one's obligations. Both of the philosophers affirm that, provided that the conditions one consents to are ...

(2 pages) 108 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

the teachings of Thomas Hobbes in his book Leviathan

Thomas Hobbes Paper - What is the difference betweenobligations in foro interno and in foro externo, and when do wehave such obligations?According to Th ...

(3 pages) 129 0 3.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Social responsibility in Management

ility is an important issue among corporate management. Responsibilities can be defined as a set of obligations an organization has to protect and enhance in the society in which it functions. There a ...

(2 pages) 267 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Critical Issue Analysis Does Blowing the Whistle Violate Company Loyalty?

ed? Some people have argued that whistle blowing is never justified because employees have absolute obligations of confidentiality and loyalty to the organization for which they work. People who argue ... ves is to make a profit for the stockholders. If this were true, corporate executives would have no obligations to the public. However, no matter what one's special obligation, one is never exempt fro ...

(6 pages) 429 2 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Evans & Cheevers "Cruel Sufferings" Felltham's "Of Puritans" Discusses representations of spirituality, religion and religious difference.

urpose and their mission in life. They know the path and must share it with others to fulfill their obligations to Him, regardless of personal safety.While being questioned of their faith they answer ...

(3 pages) 56 1 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Human Rights act for ever changes the nature of British society, marking a major turning point in British Constitutional history." Discuss

y exist when the citizens of the State know their rights, respect their rights and fulfil their own obligations to society. It therefore, follows that knowledge of Human Rights and dignity is the very ...

(9 pages) 224 2 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Unreliable narration in The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro and Love and Death in Long Island by Gilbert Adair. Vanderbilt.

over his personal life. There are scenes that display Stevens passing on friendships because of his obligations but in this scene, Stevens leaves his father's side to go downstairs and wait on a party ...

(6 pages) 41 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

King Lear Characters guide study.

e matter;" (Act I, Scene I, Line 57). Yet, once Lear has given her half his kingdom, she shirks her obligations to host King Lear by making life so miserable at her castle that King Lear has no choice ...

(4 pages) 63 1 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Questions and predicted answers for the australian prime minister and minister for foreign affairs to stimulate thought about australian foreign policy.

must be remembered that Australia is still a part of the British Commonwealth and thus retains some obligations concerning Britain and its territories-Britain is our mother country and has done her be ...

(3 pages) 36 0 3.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Starting a business; janitorial service company.

ts that an individual may receive from the franchiser may or may not generate revenue. "To meet its obligations, the franchisor may offer you more than one cleaning account"(Hoakman, 1998, p.2). Given ...

(2 pages) 68 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Theme Analysis of Beowulf.

roism. This involves far more than physical courage. It also means that the warrior must fulfil his obligations to the group of which he is a key member. There is a clear-cut network of social duties ... ulf and the other Geat warriors for ridding the Danes of Grendel's menace.But the thanes have their obligations too. (A thane is a warrior who has been rewarded by his king with a gift of land.) They ...

(4 pages) 123 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Annalysis of the conflicts of Biff Loman (Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman) and how they are resolved.

ecame the basis for the play, which incorporated tragic characters attempting to sort between their obligations and their desires. Biff is one such character whose love and loyalty to his father, Will ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Life's Obligations" explains the different stages of responsibilities we all have throughout our long lives.

Life's ObligationsAs we grow older, our responsibilities grow with it. From childhood, teenage, and parenti ... ool, or working all day and taking care of your family.Most childhood kids have the least amount of obligations. When they wake up, most eat a little breakfast. After this, playing games or watching t ... , preparing for the busy day ahead.To sum things up, children, teenagers, and parents have numerous obligations in their lifetime. Physical and mental abilities play an important role in this lifetime ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Honors class summary of Crito by Plato

de by the laws. The foundation is composed of public opinion, doing wrong, and fulfillment of one's obligations. Addressing public opinion, Socrates boldly asserts that it is more important to follow ... ong or injury, even in retaliation.The last foundation to be questioned is the fulfillment of one's obligations. Both of the philosophers affirm that, provided that the conditions one consents to are ...

(1 pages) 58 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

"The artist must possess the couragous soul...the brave soul. The soul that dares and defies." Quote in "The Awakening" that mst accurately describes Edna.

e is unhappy and doesn't really know why. Deep insideher is the need to escape and be free from her obligations as a wife andmother. She has always possessed this independent attitude and felt trapped ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This is a short description of the Feudal System during the middle ages.

The feudal system was a way of government based on obligations between the lord or king and vassal.The king gave large estates to his friends and relat ...

(2 pages) 49 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

CIF contract of sale components

ntract. So, in case of CIF contract the seller undertakes more obligation than the buyer. All these obligations and duties of the both parties will be examined below.The Duties of the Seller·To ... n some way appropriate to the contract.Considering all above, the CIF contract of sale imposes more obligations to the buyer. In other words, this kind of contract gives responsibility to the seller t ...

(15 pages) 112 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

It's about a man who is going to commit suicide.

he thought that he is committing suicide tonight and thereby, getting relieved from all the earthly obligations fills his heart with a celestial tranquility. "Oh! I'm so happy..." he shouts with a sig ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Compare critically Bentham's, Hart's and Dworkin's accounts of legal obligation. The essay is submitted for the course "Jurisprudence"

rists' theories.Jeremy Bentham's Legal ObligationFor Bentham, obligation is the opposite of rights. Obligations and rights are the two classes of things that the legislator distributes among the membe ... to violate an obligation---on the other hand, a right."Bentham regarded rights as a benefit, while obligations as "in themselves an evil" , because obligation placed constraints on people's personal ...

(12 pages) 101 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Imperialism is the policy of extending a nation's authority by territorial acquisition or by the establishment of economic and political hegemony over other nations.

m was another powerful factor. Social Darwinism, with the idea of "Survival of the Fittest" and the obligations of the "White Man's Burden" added to the nationalistic spirit in spreading colonialism. ...

(5 pages) 104 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History