Essays Tagged: "participants"

An Ethical and Practical Defense of Affirmative Action

been more emotional than intellectual, andhas generated more tension than shed light on the issue. Participants in the debate have overexamined the ethical and moral issues that affirmative action ra ...

(6 pages) 525 0 4.3 Dec/1996

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

America and Affirmative Action

sbeen more emotional than intellectual, and has generated more tension than shed light onthe issue. Participants in the debate have over examined the ethical and moral issues thataffirmative action ra ...

(4 pages) 291 0 3.4 Dec/1996

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

Les millions des dollars depense dans le monde de hockey.

LLIONS DES DOLLARS DEPENSE DANS LE MONDE D'HOCKEY.Bonjour aux juges, aux professeurs, et aux autres participants.Tous les jours on reve de gagner a la loterie mais on sait bienque cela ne va pas arriv ...

(2 pages) 32 1 4.7 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Effect Sports Psychology has on a Young Athlete

logists, Bunker and Maguire, saysport psychology is not for psychologists, but is for sport and its participants.' (Murphy &White, 1978:2) However, it can be argued that sport psychology, can be f ...

(15 pages) 533 0 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Smoking Cessation....

review is titled Self-efficacy, Health Locus of Control, and Smoking. This article studies how the participants confidence levels and health locus prior to entering treatment predicts results of the ... ne, for a period of twelve months. The project was run through to determine what factors caused the participants to fail in their attempt to quit smoking. More importantly, the study looks at the post ...

(11 pages) 213 0 3.3 Jan/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Consent and It's Place in SM Sex

addition, with understood consent, trust is developed, making the experience more enjoyable to the participants. Reasons for non-consenting play do exist, however these occur only under certain circu ...

(6 pages) 42 1 3.0 Nov/1996

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


st to help smokers quit. Some involve group support, whereas others useaversive techniques in which participants smoke many cigarettes rapidly to the point of becoming sick ofthem.More than 30 million ...

(1 pages) 52 0 3.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Competitors

red into the rectangular shaped stadium for what was being called, 'the event of the century' , the participants readied themselves for the hardships they would surely suffer from the games. After a l ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

New Aspects of Leadership A significant part of effective leadership is the close connection between the leader and the follower, which often determines the success of the leader's mission.

ted according to some simple formula. Without inspiration, involvement, and encouragement from both participants, the relationship suffers. Leaders, in particular, must give an extra effort to reach o ...

(4 pages) 1605 4 4.3 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Thirteen Days A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis, by Kennedy, Robert F

sis-told from inside, at the center of power and decision-making, by Robert Kennedy, one of its key participants." (Kennedy, on back cover) 'The inner story of the masterly handling of the Cuba missil ...

(4 pages) 170 0 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Linking Media With Fitness Perceptions, A Study on the Affect of Media on Fitness and Body Image

a low score in the self-acceptance scale in all three groups suggests a low self-concept within all participants. This supports my statement that there would be a connection between the fitness concep ... een the fitness concept and the media packages as well as a constant self-concept maintained by all participants.Linking Media with Fitness Perceptions:A Study on the Affect of Media onFitness and Bod ...

(5 pages) 207 0 5.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Experiental Training, a fundamental element of a corporations success

en used to promote effective work teams and used to enhance leadership and management skills in the participants. Outdoor- based training programs seem to accomplish these objectives by allowing parti ... al training, the focus in on inner development. At the beginning of one leadership training course, participants are asked for their own definitions of leadership - so they can see, hear, and explore ...

(8 pages) 503 0 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Design of a Psychological Experiment

t variable.2) What are the experimental conditions and what are the tasks for the experimenter, the participants inyour experiment, and any other people you might ask to help?The experimental conditio ... t, and any other people you might ask to help?The experimental conditions would be the same for all participants, probably in an indoor stadium so the weather won't affect the students. The task for t ...

(2 pages) 59 0 4.2 Sep/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Life, Death and Politics. A run-down of the abortion debate.

of the abortion debate.Few issues have fostered such controversy as has the topic of abortion. The participants in the abortion debate not only have firmly-fixed beliefs, but each group has a self-de ...

(10 pages) 228 0 3.8 Jan/1993

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Anthropology - Ritual and Symbol

ntensification, because it is held inresponse to a non-periodic change (puberty) and it affects the participants individually. Thecommunity plays an important role in supporting the girls-by building ... complete separation from the girls and the community. There are instances (such as the timewhen the participants sleep while the community holds contests) when the two are physicallyseparated, but the ...

(8 pages) 256 2 3.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Dating and Self Esteem

stionnaire. Thesequestionnaires were sent to people who advertised in the local paper. Single's clubparticipants were presented questionnaires and asked to complete them at one of the twoclubs in the ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.8 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The impact of the Euro on financial markets and their participants

Eurocurrency markets. Part b) will concentrate on the implications of change on differing groups of participants or potential participants in these markets.PART AThe Foreign Exchange MarketThe disappe ... the Euro has led to a reduced volume in trade within the foreign exchange market (as the number of participants and the markets they trade across decreased).Foreign exchange average daily turnover ha ...

(11 pages) 470 0 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Is the legal drinking age set too high? Perhaps 18 is the better age for legal drinking. Some might argue this but i think alot of people would agree with me.

clubs that young people go to. After a party is done everyone has to go home right...? Usually many participants are drunk and not aware of what is going on. They then jump in a car and zoom on home. ...

(1 pages) 287 6 3.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

It's an analysis on several current empirical studies regarding treatments for children with attention defficite hyperactivity dissorder (ADHA)

the following conditions: "a placebo controlled randomized trial that involved short acting MP and participants aged 18 years or less at the start of the trial who had received any primary diagnosis ... 2001)The 62 studies that were selected had some flaws -- they were randomized trials involving 2897 participants who had a primary diagnosis of ADD. Over 88% of participants were male and using two se ...

(7 pages) 124 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

"Violence in sport is taught and rewarded"

gue and amateur sports are often the foundations for any professional athlete. In such settings the participants learn key elements of the sport and becomes acquainted with the game for the first time ...

(8 pages) 126 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports