Essays Tagged: "public attention"

Princess Diana: an insightful look at the media's involvement in her death how did the media impact her death and how did they handle the after affects

ographers who only take pictures of famous people and sell them to newspapers, magazines, and other publications. In the wake of Diana's tragic death, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and his governm ... celebrities. The media coverage, both national and international, was intense, and the spotlight of public attention got brighter as her life unfolded. She often was described as the most photographed ...

(4 pages) 168 0 4.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

this essay is about television violence and it's effects on young children.

ate what they see on television from reality. Between the 1950's and 1960's there has been a lot of public attention towards violence on television and the effects that it has on young children. There ...

(4 pages) 192 0 4.5 May/2002

Subjects: Art Essays


s a poster or a paid announcement in the print, broadcast, or electronic media, designed to attract public attention or patronage. The last statement is what advertisements are all about: "designed to ... a form of mind control. Advertisements are just a tool that the companies use to "mind control" the public. The many advertisements are just a way of showing what a company wants the consumers to buy. ...

(1 pages) 105 1 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

The Last Colony An Analysis of UN involvement in Western Sahara

nal government of independence, and eventually stability. In Northwestern Africa, however, far from public attention, these goals have yet to be realized. The Saharawi people, though they can trace a ... in 1960, the independence movement is officially revived., and the Saharawi Autonomous Democratic Republic (SADR) is declared.The sixties saw a drastic turn of events, as the United Nations embarks on ...

(16 pages) 112 0 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Assess the Significance of the question of Parliamentary Reform in the Careers of Gladstone and Disraeli 1865-68?

torian Britain reduced the immediate necessity for parliamentary reform, while foreign affairs held public attention in a quite unprecedented way. Such distractions from parliamentary reform included ...

(8 pages) 48 0 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Gun Control.

Gun ControlPersuasive EssayDue to extensive media coverage and mass publicattention to the recent high school threats and shootings, there isnow a huge public awareness ... outlawing guns, weare not removing all guns. Sportsmen and hunters will not beaffected by this. The public's main concern is about beingunarmed against criminals. Although handguns would beoutlawed fr ... from the public, law enforcement officers would still bepermitted to carry handguns to protect the public.Although a decision on gun-control may never bereached, there are still several precautions t ...

(2 pages) 105 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Gun and Weapon Control

Anorexia and bulimia.

and gossip, but hushed conversation and larger scale efforts to help and change never seem to take public attention. There is this girl that I grew up and graduated with. I talked to her almost every ...

(4 pages) 51 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Effects of Child Abuse

ined prominence in 1870s, then for some time it was ignored until in 1960 it surfaced back into the public attention. During past 10-15 years medical community has learned about the large scale of thi ... e psychological help. In recent years the problem of child sexual abuse has been receiving more due public attention. USA and Canada have special public authorities designated to help children who are ...

(10 pages) 289 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Societal Issues: HIV and Hispanics

officially making the race the fastest growing demographic.In 1981, when HIV/AIDS first came to the public attention, mostly through the media, the national awareness level about HIV/AIDS was sky-high ...

(1 pages) 31 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Who Sank the Titanic?

erienced captain for forty years, his poor decisions, ignorance, overconfidence, and his thirst for public attention sunk the "ship of dreams" (Titanic).Captain Smith was an honorable and distinguishe ... petition and the holder of the Blue Ribbon for the fastest passenger liner. "In the Archives of the public library of Southampton is a letter written in the 1960s by an old surviving crew member in wh ...

(10 pages) 76 2 3.6 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Barriers to female achievement in the field of mathematics

ames of Ada Lovelace, Emmy Noether or Sonya Kovalevskaya are rarely highlighted and brought out for public attention, consideration, and admiration. These outstanding mathematicians seem to have been ...

(3 pages) 121 3 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Advertising: Ideas, Not Products

't a science. It's persuasion. And persuasion is an art" (Creative). Advertising is used to attract public attention to a product or business and hopefully increase sales. Today's ad campaigns will st ...

(3 pages) 58 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Whatis Advertising

Slide oneWhat is advertisingSlide 2Advertising:- The activity of attracting public attention to a product or business, as by paid announcements in the print, broadcast, or elec ... dvertising?Slide 13Advertising in Decline?enterprises have an innate need to communicate with their publicsSlide 141.Interactive television-The interative screenprovides you with options to accept or ...

(3 pages) 64 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Advertising and the future

d sponsors through the various media."Richard F. TaflingerAdvertising: - The activity of attracting public attention to a product or business, as by paid announcements in the print, broadcast, or elec ... potential audience. This includes activities such as direct marketing, interactive media messages, public relations efforts and more traditional mass communication, when the intent is to persuade and ...

(12 pages) 332 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Influence of Media messages.

cide about our health based on these media messages. Since 1980, the media has been linked with the public health crisis of rising American obesity rates. And this has produced prolific correctional a ... 80- are you dating the "media link" or the "prolific correctional research"?) A media link with the public health crisis of rising American obesity rates, since 1980, has produced prolific correctiona ...

(15 pages) 188 0 4.5 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Functions of Public Relations

IntroductionAn organization's image can depend on the degree on the public's support its organizational missions, strategies, and goals. Public relations professionals ... egies, and goals. Public relations professionals serve as communicator between organization and its public. Public relations also provides message and educate the public about the activities of an org ... o provides message and educate the public about the activities of an organization. The functions of public relations can categorized as organizational or as societal. This paper will explain the simil ...

(4 pages) 1005 3 3.9 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

To Kill A Mocking Bird

im. Boo is locked up in his own room for thirty years and to put him in trial when he's not used to public attention would kill him. This is the quote Scout said " Well it'd sort of being like shootin ...

(1 pages) 979 0 3.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Ethics Article Review

In recent years, accounting scandals have caught public attention and forced companies to examine their ethical practices in this area. Since the int ... due to this new regulation from the government. However, this law resulted as a necessity from the public disgraces of companies like Enron, WorldCom, and Tyco purposely-misrepresenting company perfo ... erstand the implications for businesses. SOX law instituted shareholder protection in the form of a Public Company Account Oversight Board (PCAOB) to ensure that auditors at public corporations produc ...

(3 pages) 260 1 3.3 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

1967 Referendum

(1 pages) 15 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History


gust 18, 2000 School Vouchers: Education Choices The concept of educational vouchers was brought to public attention several decades ago with Milton Friedman, a Nobel Prize-winning economist who promo ... usly encouraging the building of new schools outside the current bureaucratic structure. Currently, public schools are supported by a combination of taxes collected by state and local governments. The ...

(6 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education