Essays Tagged: "refute"

Executive Women: Substance Plus Style

ollow in order to succeed as a middle or upper level manager within a large corporation.The authors refute the notion that the differences between male and female managers are great. They mention that ...

(3 pages) 77 0 3.5 Feb/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Having a Gun

overnment authorities, and quite obviously, there was notmuch that could have been done in order to refute oroverride them. Therefore, not only once, the idea of havingadequate power and authority to ...

(2 pages) 78 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Got a B+, but the teacher was a very yough grader. Paper on Descartes.

hrough science and reason, Descartes is able to build groundwork to base his own arguments upon and refute non-believers. Likewise, he constructs all his arguments on the idea that a perfect being is ...

(5 pages) 478 0 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Critical Responses by O.K. Bouwsma and Norman Malcolm to Descartes' Skeptical Argument

. Bouwsma and Norman Malcolm. I intend to prove that while both Bouwsma andMalcolm make points that refute specific parts of Descartes' argument in theircriticisms, neither is sufficient in itself to ... e in their criticisms and thendiscuss why I believe each argument is damaging but not sufficient to refute Descartes'argument.Bouwsma's criticism focuses on Descartes' idea of an evil genius creating ...

(9 pages) 137 0 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Creon's Defense to Oedipus's Accusations and Their Relevance to the Ambivalence Nature of the Kingship

of the kingship, especially in conjunction with Creon's later actions in Antigone.In attempting to refute Oedipus's assertion that Creon has taken part in a conspiracy to obtain the kingship, Creon e ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Essay on Descartes

hrough science and reason, Descartes is able to build groundwork to base his own arguments upon and refute non-believers. Likewise, he constructs all his arguments on the idea that a perfect being is ...

(5 pages) 188 0 4.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Thrown Into the Wilderness Identity, and Stigmas in Society Uses "Moses' Wilderness Tabernacle" by Miriam Peskowitz

the heart of identity is to look into the soul of the self. To deny any stigma, one would oblige to refute integrity. Ultimately, the catharsis of this must be the rationalization that, to quote the b ...

(2 pages) 33 0 2.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Media Influence.

e mass media, are almost undoubtedly due to other tendencies within society. Few sociologists would refute the importance of the mass media, and mass communications as a whole, as being a major factor ...

(11 pages) 915 1 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Polus vs. Socrates.

ed should be pitied, as he is the most miserable. While Polus would agree, Socrates would adamantly refute such an opinion, as he did in Plato's Gorgias. During a discussion between Plato and Socrates ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

India and Pakistan Conflict: How long has it been going on and how it started?

taj Aziz was in New Delhi for talks aimed at ending a military confrontation in Kashmir, as well as refute that six Indian soldiers were abducted and tortured.In 1999 Indian forces launched the 18th d ...

(2 pages) 86 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Need For A Genderless Society - Freedom, Equality, Justice

quality and justice. I will also take into account the major arguments against this hypothesis and refute those citing specific examples.When children enter grade school for the first time, the en ...

(4 pages) 125 3 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

The BCS is the collusion to attain more money-spelled out in game theory. (Purely Opinion)

onship game by computer ranked number one and number two team in the nation no one would be able to refute the objectivity of an equation and take out all the subjectivity that the old system created. ...

(2 pages) 47 1 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Socialism in cuba

ve entered, is characterized by the subordination of the individual to the state. I will not try to refute this argument solely on theoretical grounds, but I will try to establish the facts as they ex ...

(26 pages) 106 0 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by: Ken Kesey

his actions. He represents the sexuality, freedom, and self determination which he does not try to refute, but tries to strengthen. One could clearly see that McMurphy shows these attributes by the w ...

(9 pages) 167 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What constitutes a good reason for believing something?

true,2. I must believe that p,3. p must be justified by good reasons, and4. There is no evidence to refute p.FaithGalileo for example based his attitude on the position of the Church Fathers, who clai ... lked on the. Practically, we can assume that any justified beliefs are true as long as they are not refuted by later evidence.

(4 pages) 74 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"It is absolutely necessary for the successful functioning of the Rule of Law that the Judiciary be elected." E. Wilson. Discuss.

es have on the successful functioning of the Rule of Law. It is also the intention of the author to refute the claim made by Dr Eric Wilson in his statement "It is absolutely necessary for the success ...

(7 pages) 78 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

A Midnight Summer's Dream

These "dark" moments however, are the necessary ground work that inspires the female characters to refute male dominance, which causes a chain of events. All action must be carried out through the ch ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Intel and the Microprocessor

growth in office-based work.2. Alan Turing: He studied mathematics. he published a paper to refute the mathematician David Hilbert, who claimed that any mathematical problem could be solved.Tu ...

(3 pages) 48 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Politics, The Labour Government

ight on the spectrum on the issue of law and order in the UK since 1979.However, other commentators refute such claims as being simplistic and ill thought out, thereby, creating a political controvers ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

'Buffy Bites Back'

ly no educational value within the "corny script work and horrendous acting." But pro-Buffy experts refute by insisting that there is a lot more to the series than meets the eye. Joss Whedon, the cre ...

(5 pages) 35 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature