Essays Tagged: "principles"

Booker T. Washington: Fighter for the Black Man

uld rise to be an equal in American society through hard work. Washington founded a school on these principles, and it became the world's leader in agricultural and industrial education for the Negro. ... learned the importance of cleanness and hard work, and pride in a job well done. He would use these principles for the rest of his life. 'The lessons I learned in the home of Mrs. Ruffner were as valu ...

(5 pages) 184 0 3.9 Feb/1997

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

Meditation. Article form.

f stress, but also leads to a better sense of well-being by uniting mind and body. The basic principles and practices of meditation are rooted in Hinduism, an Asian religion whose followers bel ...

(4 pages) 149 0 3.2 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Ethical Values In The Old Testament

D TESTAMENTHow we live our lives is governed by ethics. Ethics is "human moral conduct according to principles of what is good or right to do." Our ethical values today descend primarily from a Christ ...

(3 pages) 209 0 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Effect Sports Psychology has on a Young Athlete

it for? Put in the most sim-ple way, sport psychology can be an example of psychological knowledge, principles, ormethods applied to the world of sport. 'Two psychologists, Bunker and Maguire, sayspor ... t psychology remains permanently bonded to psychology through itscommon interest in the fundamental principles of psychology, human behavior, andexperience.No one can deny the significant role which s ...

(15 pages) 533 0 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Justice as Fairness versus the Principle of Average Utility. On John Rawl's statement.

ate the situation Rawls conceptualized for individuals in the OP, choosing between the two opposing principles of justice. The first step is to define justice and more specifically, the particular typ ... r's. Rawls hold that in a just society, "Everyone accepts and knows that the others accept the same principles of justice, and the basic social institutions generally satisfy and are generally known t ...

(10 pages) 325 0 3.9 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Our Living Constitution: An modern interpretation of the flexibility of the constitution and how much foresight our fore fathers had in the wording of it, not much history, mostly interpretation

n Constitution (Ross, 29). I agree with Mr. Gladstone in his opinion of the constitution. The basic principles set forth by our Founding Fathers are nothing short of ingenious. The principles of limit ... Constitution can still effectively be the governing document of the United States because its basic principles have been proven to work before (Ross, 54). The Founding Fathers, indubitably imitated so ...

(4 pages) 274 1 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Early and Later Writings of Karl Marx. Compares the classical works of Karl Marx and looks at some of his most well known theories. Includes works cited.

s some of the vocabulary he used to express his ideas, but he did not change his basic concepts and principles. There was a shift in Marx's thinking from philosophical to more scientific during his ca ...

(8 pages) 722 0 4.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The influence of the Enlightenment on French Culture and the role of the Philosophers

t broke down old philosophies based on religious documents and Aristotle's philosophical ideals and principles. The enlightenment was a basic principle that all things in the world could be explained ...

(1 pages) 104 0 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

"The Need for Privatization" A paper on the reasons and benefits of the Privatization of Social Security.

Security is one of the biggest disasters of American history. In a country that was founded on the principles of Capitalism and free markets, this socialist program limits people's pursuit of happine ...

(6 pages) 575 6 4.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Discuss the principle or principles that underpin, or should underpin, UK discrimination law.

for all of us to treat other people "with respect in accordance with the true understanding of the principles of equality". Unfortunately as individuals we cannot always be trusted to do so. Instead ... behaviour in this area with varying degrees of success. This essay seeks to explore some of these "principles of equality" and other aspects of the Law which form the basis of anti-discrimination law ...

(23 pages) 332 1 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Exestentialist View on Human Condition

Two of the main principles of Existentialist Human Condition are: That man exists and then creates himself and what ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

some of the basic aspects of Scuba diving

will show the steps involved in assembling the scuba gear. The price range of scuba gear. The basic principles of diving, and were to go to get certified in scuba diving. It will also reveal some fun ... scuba diving. It showed the steps involved in assembling the scuba gear. It gave some of the basic principles of diving, and were to go to get certified in scuba diving. It also illustrate some of th ...

(3 pages) 44 0 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"The crucible, by Miller" - 900 wd essay of who initiated the tragedy in Salem?

ore bringing down the entire of the community and causing people to turn against each other and all principles they once believed in.Abigail and the girls deny everything. Part od their denial is accu ... arrow comprehension that someone could be telling the truth.John Proctor stood up for his pride and principles. It is obvious that he would rather die with a good name within Salem than live and know ...

(4 pages) 51 0 1.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Three Great Compromises that lead to the establishment of the U.S.

lly mean? According tothe Webster's New World Dictionary compromise means 'an adjustmentof opposing principles'. Political systems use compromises indaily life. The Three Great Compromises that occurr ...

(2 pages) 71 0 4.3 Mar/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Descartes and his theories

'I think therefore I am.' Man wills, refuses, perceives, understands, and denies many principles. As explained by Rene' Descartes, man is a thinking thing, a conscious being who truthful ...

(3 pages) 178 0 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Political, Economic & Social effects of Accounting Standard Setters.

ccounting reports, if compiled in accordance with accounting standards and other generally accepted principles, will be neutral and objective'SYNOPSISObjectivity and neutrality are the ultimate goals ... e of wealth and income; Political issues refer to or are connected with political parties, or their principles, aims and activities; and Social issues are ones which affect the lives and relationships ...

(9 pages) 650 6 3.5 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Freedom and reason in Kant

rational being can think of his maxims as universal laws, he can do so only by considering them as principles which contain the determining ground of the will because of their form and not because of ...

(6 pages) 265 1 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

The similarties between Nietzsche and Frueds Views on the Unconscious

ideawe have split personalities and that each one have their own realm, their own tastes, their ownprinciples upon which they are guided. He called these different personalities the id, ego, andsuper ... ionysian, or passionate,element, as exemplified in the Greek gods Apollo and Dionysus. When the two principles areblended, either in art or in life, humanity achieves a momentary harmony with the Prim ...

(7 pages) 178 2 3.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Report on Descartes objectives in the Meditations. Includes personal comment

rict absolute certainty. To make this consideration he establishes that he must first "attack those principles which supported everything I once believed."(quote, paraphrase) He first examines those b ...

(11 pages) 284 0 3.8 Apr/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

What really is a hacker

g as gaining access to information which should be free to all. Hackers generally follow some basic principles, and hold these principles as the 'ethical code.' There are also a few basic 'Hacker rule ... ' There are also a few basic 'Hacker rules' that are usually viewed by all in this unique group.The principles that hackers abide by are characteristic of most people who consider the themselves to be ...

(2 pages) 71 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science