Essays Tagged: "respondent"

Behavioristic Man

his theory of classical and operant conditioning. Behaviorists commonly make a distinction between respondent and operant behavior. Respondent responses include relatively simple reflexes and emotion ... to be elicited by a wide range of other stimuli, such as Pavlov's experiments. The conditioning of respondent behavior is often referred to as classical conditioning. Operant responses are used becau ...

(1 pages) 24 0 1.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Summary and key notes on the case of Regents of the University of California v. Bakke

any of the minority students admitted in the two years Bakke's applications were rejected. When the respondent learned that there was space left, however reserved for those in the special admissions p ... ssions decisions, the program was held to violate the Federal and State Constitutions and Title VI. Respondent's admission was not ordered, however, for lack of proof that he would have been admitted ...

(3 pages) 46 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ballad of Birmingham

r.'s church Birmingham.This poem uses the ballad principle of the innocent questioner and the wiser respondent but it changes the entity of knowledge from fate to racial politics. The child is the con ...

(1 pages) 26 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Women's Sexual Behavior" An informative essay with good sources and content

ully raise the children.Sexual initiation is defined as any acknowledged attempt on the part of the respondent to establish sexual contact. For more than a decade significant attention has been focuse ...

(9 pages) 155 0 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Civil & criminal law

intiff, initiates the case. The person who is sued in a civil case is known as the defendant or the respondent. It is up to the plaintiff to prove his or her case with stronger evidence than the defen ...

(2 pages) 40 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Jackson, Roderick v. Birmingham Board of Education

as the victim of retaliation for complaining about sex discrimination. 'Petitioner alleged that the respondent retaliated against him, and that such retaliation violates Title IX of the Education Amen ...

(1 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Legal interpretation-Howard v Queensland [2001] 2 Qd R 154., Summary of Whistleblowers Protection Act 1994 (Qld), Hypothetical

McMurdo P, Thomas JA and Ambrose J.Facts: The appellant is the plaintiff in this action against the respondent, claiming for damages for psychiatric injury. Under the Whistleblowers Protection Act, th ... r sections s182C(3) and s182C(6) of the Workers Compensation Act 1990, the costs were passed to the respondent.Decision: Although the appeal was dismissed, under the Workers Compensation Act 1990, the ...

(9 pages) 26 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Legal Process

Filing discrimination complaints by a claimant against a respondent is a time-consuming process requiring detailed documentation and involvement of specializ ... rimination complaints); the EEOC became directly involved, sending a notice of the complaint to the respondent, Johns' employer, by the claimant, John Clarke. The EEOC found reasonable cause to initia ...

(6 pages) 285 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Microsoft vs United States of America

awsNo. 94-1546United States of AmericaPlaintiff and Appellant,v.Microsoft Corporation,Defendant and RespondentTABLE OF CONTENTSSTATEMENT OF ISSUES ..........1STATEMENT OF FACTS............1ARGUMENT... ...

(7 pages) 98 0 3.8 Nov/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Year 11 legal studies oral on the case of Mr. Wayne Kelvin V. The People.

is WHITE initial A and I appear before the court for Mr. Wayne Kelvin Lavender. Mr. Lavender is the respondent in this case after the queen, wishing to upgrade my client's sentence from criminal negli ...

(5 pages) 10 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Illinois v. Dionisio Legal Brief

f federal criminal statutes related to gambling. Approximately 20 people were subpoenaed, including respondent Dionisio, seeking to obtain from them voice exemplars for comparison with the recorded co ... ce exemplars would not violate the Fifth Amendment privilege against compulsory self-incrimination. Respondent's Fourth Amendment claim is also invalid because a subpoena to compel a person to appear ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Consumer and Organisational Buyer Behaviour

ysis of a person prior, and after purchasing a new car in Sydney - Australia. The findings from the respondent were collected through an interview and these findings are tried out against the theories ... since the research was conducted only to one person, it may not represent the whole segment of the respondent.After the research was completed, the author of this report recommended a few suggestions ...

(10 pages) 184 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Dispute Summary

have addressed this issue?" (Augenstein).Dispute SummaryIn this case, the Claimant "was employed by Respondent as an administrative assistant to the supervisor of Plant Operations on July 7, 1999" (Ba ... ensatory damages and twenty-five thousand dollars in attorney's fees. The arbitrator found that the Respondent, the Plaintiff's former employer, did not act "with malice or reckless indifference" (Bat ...

(5 pages) 272 0 3.7 Feb/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

"Me, My Weight, and My Insecurity"- Obesity: How I became obese and the foreshadows of my eating problems as a child

call me names like big fat bologna. I was never really bothered by the name-calling, nor was I ever respondent to it. But I do remember once when my friend and I were at recess talking. She assured me ...

(11 pages) 45 0 4.3 May/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

A Review of Computer Abilities

with number prompted responses. This will maintain the integrity of the information as given by the respondent. The scanner is also the best option to maintain data accuracy with bank checks. This is ...

(5 pages) 21 0 5.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Lujan v. Defenders of Wildlife (1992) Legal Brief

Lujan v. Defenders of Wildlife (1992)Facts: The respondent, Defenders of Wildlife, is an organization dedicated to wildlife conservation that filed ... re jeopardized then the current controversy has no standing. The injury requirement states that the respondent must have suffered, or will suffer in the future, an incursion of a legally protected int ...

(1 pages) 13 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Legal Process Paper

laining party's name, address, and telephone number; The name, address, and telephone number of the respondent employer, employment agency, or union that is alleged to have discriminated, and number o ... filed with the EEOC, within 10 days the EEOC serves notice of the charge with the employer (called respondent or responding party)" (Bennet- Alexander & Hartman, 1995/2004). If the charge obvious ...

(4 pages) 163 0 3.8 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Measures of Personality

undred statements about behavior, Cattell could then assess the personality characteristics of each respondent. The sixteen personality factor instrument has been broadly used for more then forty year ...

(3 pages) 185 0 4.4 Jan/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors


er may be attracted to long-distance running. The method of defining a case was based simply on the respondent replying affirmatively to the questions "Do you have a history or bulimia/" and/or "Do yo ...

(2 pages) 442 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

SAM SPADE - Character Analysis

d inner thoughts, Hammett cleverly allows Spade to expression his values, fears and opinions to the respondent and in turn allowing them to associate, trust and relate to him. In bringing the reader c ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare