Essays Tagged: "public confidence"

American Bill of Rights Origin. This paper is comparing the American Bill of Rights, The Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citzen, and the English bill of Rights.

rs, that further declaratory and restrictive clauses should be added: And as extended the ground of public confidence in the Government, will best ensure the beneficent ends of its institution. This b ... to own a gun for your own protection, but the Declaration does not. The Declaration states that the public should give their government money, but since the English had been afraid of taxes, after the ...

(2 pages) 190 0 2.8 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Animal Farm" by G. Orwell.

J.F. Kennedy once said: "The basis of an effective government is public confidence". Harrison Bergeron, the short story by Kurt Vonnegut and Animal Farm, the novel b ...

(1 pages) 28 1 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sever acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) - Overwhelming public fears and confusion

tood and frankly puzzling. The outbreaks of SARS in Hong Kong have threatened the health system and public confidence. All what we seen from the previous spread of SARS has exposed the weaknesses of c ... ystem have enough capacity to face challenge in the coming future.As Hong Kong is heavily relied on public health system while private sectors is only responsible for a minor role on it, it is without ...

(4 pages) 71 0 2.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Why did the conservatives lose the 1945 general election?

Europe, Churchill called a general election. What followed was perhaps on of the greatest swing of public confidence of the 20th century. Labour won overwhelming support while 'Churchill...was both s ... tle to change the its stance on social policy, despite the general agreement after the war that the public deserved something better. The conservative were not willing to make such major concessions a ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Does the Rape Shield law support Nesson's View that verdicts are to instill confidence in the public rather than maximizing the truth.

rdicts are not about the evidence but rather by the event. Furthermore the Rape Shield Law promotes public confidence in verdicts because the public especially rape victims, are encouraged to report r ... y experienced he could and would try to hide behind that fact at trial.The rape shield laws promote public confidence in verdicts since women are not judged on their sexual history but rather about th ...

(5 pages) 39 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Ethics Article Review

cs in business is to direct individuals to abide by code of conduct that help increase and maintain public confidence in their products and services.Enron was the seventh largest company in America an ... e to contribute society. As individuals live in a society, their action should be acceptable to the public. As well as accountants along with the corporations should avoid actual or apparent conflicts ...

(3 pages) 360 1 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Organizational Trends Paper

orporate leaders announced plans to launch a business ethics institute as part of a plan to restore public confidence and limit scandals (AFP, 2004). There are many training institutes offering traini ... ons concerning ethical behavior arise. This is due to increased concern about ethical issues by the public. As a result, the company must hold the image that their customer's value and retain their lo ...

(4 pages) 337 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Discuss the different factors influencing ethical behavior at the workplace.

nd having a 'life'?" The list of questions can go further more, but an important point remains: The public is increasingly demanding that people in organizations and the organizations themselves all a ... to direct business men and women to abide by a code of conduct that facilitates, if not encourages, public confidence in their products and services. But what is considered ethical behavior may depend ...

(8 pages) 294 1 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The new government policies on neighbourhood crime prevention sounds promising, but is it? Please discuss, include weak areas

vention programme which unites a number of groups from the police to local authorities and also the public creating a larger force fighting crime. The initial idea is to use local communities, settin ... al communities, setting up neighbourhood crime prevention groups making it easier and safer for the public to report crime with complete protection and anonymity.The challenges facing policing are ...

(6 pages) 77 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

The Goals of Criminal Justice: Doing justice, controlling crime, and preventing crime

criminal justice system are to help reduce crime by bringing more offences to justice, and to raise public confidence that the system is fair and will deliver for the law-abiding citizen. That include ... ibes what the system will look like in the following years. Firstly, this system envisions that the public develop confidence on its being effective in serving all communities fairly. Also, it envisio ...

(3 pages) 163 0 4.2 Jun/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Ethics Article Review

In combination with governmental regulations, the auditing profession has an opportunity to revive public confidence in the business environment. Restoring confidence is a necessary step, retaining a ... ue to regulate and enforce ethical behavior and go beyond compliance. Without the confidence of the public in the accounting and auditing principles discussed in the reading and the article, business ...

(3 pages) 155 4 4.1 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Why the Chinese Nationalist Party lost the Chinese Civil War.

uch the cause of their own downfall. Widespread government corruption, spiraling inflation, loss of public confidence and intractable poverty are just a few of the failings the Guomindang afflicted up ... lving their strategies of protracted guerrilla warfare against the Japanese which in turn generated public support. Despite this the party's main forces were still located in North-west China and they ...

(11 pages) 68 0 4.6 Nov/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


rs had in their accounts, a "run" on the banking system caused many bank failures. After the crash, public confidence in the market and the economy fell sharply. In response, Congress held hearings to ... rities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The two new laws stated that "Companies publicly offering securities must tell the public the truth about their businesses, the securities t ...

(8 pages) 80 0 4.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Us presidents 30-42

by prosecuting offenders, and, thanks to that, his integrity, and his self-possession, he retrieved public confidence in the White House.He gained enough control over the Republican Party to be nomina ... r Term - March 4, 1929 to March 3, 1933 With the nation unprecedentedly prosperous and with large Republican majorities in Congress, Hoover began his administration under auspicious circumstances. In ...

(23 pages) 93 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Terror Attack In The US And The Airline Indust

n the terror attacks in the United States and more than 5000 people have been killed. Consequently, public confidence in air travel, which is supposed to be the safest way to travel, was badly shaken. ... edicted that the company faced a "management and financial crisis". Because of telling the truth in public, he has been sacked immediately by Credit Suisse. In August 2001, Swiss Air had to sell two o ...

(6 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Fiscal Policy-Defense Spending and Economic Stimulation

y 35% for females. The country is facing a recession, unemployment is high, incomes are falling and public confidence needs to improve.Changing EffectsThe second scenario begins with the announcement ...

(5 pages) 26 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


, which promoted to produce change in the corporate environment, in general, by stressing issues of public accountability and disclosure in the financial operations of business. It explains how this i ... of 2002, this paper will henceforth refer to it as the Act and SOX. Another name for the Act is the Public Company Accounting Reform and Investor Protection Act. The shorter name comes from the two se ...

(12 pages) 222 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

The extent and ethics of racial profiling

Public opinion polls reveal that racial profiling is a concern to a clear majority of Americans. A r ... protect us every day, often at great risk. But by stopping the abuses of a few, we will add to the public confidence our police officers earn and deserve" (Bush, 2001). Chief Russ Leach of the Rivers ... practice of racial profiling has no place in law enforcement. It is an activity that undermines the public trust vital for an effective community policing organization. Police must be perceived as bot ...

(24 pages) 194 1 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Corporate Compliance Benchmarking MBA 560

orporate governance. The U.S. federal government passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act intending to restore public confidence in corporate governance ( Some of the corporat ... ountable and actively probe areas such as conflicts of interest and compensation of top executives. Public accounting firms and law firms representing public companies are also responding to the scand ...

(20 pages) 536 0 4.5 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management