Essays Tagged: "Social skills"

What We Have Here Is Failure To Communicate! A creative analysis of the social statement made by the film, "Cool Hand Luke"

ike all before and after him, must fight for his place among the ranks of his peers. His command of social skills is obvious. He lays back, observes,in the beginning, sometimes commenting without over ... up to embrace adulthood while at the same time chafing against the responsibilities that follow.The social lesson offered by the movie "Cool Hand Luke" is one of cause and effect. Illustrated by the p ...

(3 pages) 100 1 3.7 Aug/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Social and Emotional Learning

h well-developed emotional skills are aware of and understand their feelings and emotions. People's social skills are those required when associating with a group. People with healthy emotional and so ... re likely to have a positive self-image, be self assured and independent. They are able to share in social situations as well as win and lose graciously. They are able to think, problem solve, and mak ...

(4 pages) 146 0 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Emotional Intelligence

g on your ability to deal successfully with other people, your feelings, and your everyday work and social environment.Key PointsThere are five dimensions to emotional intelligence, which include self ... emotional intelligence, which include self-awareness, self-regulation, self-motivation, empathy and social skills. Self-awareness is knowing your own limitations and perceiving how your actions will a ...

(3 pages) 742 1 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

What skills and attributes do managers require today?

llenge keen competition I realize a manager should have following skills and attributes: knowledge, social skills, creativity, organizing capability and decision-making skills.First of all, 21st centu ... ear study, so that I will be confident in dealing with the business affairs.Second I cannot neglect social skills in concern of manager's attributes. The social skills emphasize interpersonal skills. ...

(8 pages) 694 2 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Teaching Social Skills.

TEACHINGSOCIAL SKILLSIntroductionCoping with students who display social problems can be difficult. Teaching ... on before the problem becomes too serious. One of the most important factors for successful student socialization depends on a teacher's ability to adopt an authoritative teaching style for classroom ... owing attributes put together by Good and Brophy (1995) all contribute to the success of a student.*Social attractiveness: Based on a cheerful disposition, friendliness, emotional maturity and sinceri ...

(4 pages) 167 1 2.8 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Home Schooling and Public Schooling: The Best Alternative

eing home schooling and public schooling created students who are prepared for college and have the social skills needed to be active and prosperous in their community. Home schooling draws skepticism ... e and prosperous in their community. Home schooling draws skepticism of whether or not a student is socially prepared for college, while public schools draw the question on whether they go over enough ...

(5 pages) 203 3 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Homeschooling: The Road to Disaster

g classrooms day after day and learn from textbooks; however, along with those classrooms comes the socialization that most young children need in their lives. Janet Mau, a teacher at a public high sc ... l their children. She said, "I think the children get enough education, but they don't get adequate social stimulation. The children end up lacking the important social skills that they will need for ...

(13 pages) 201 2 4.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Personality Theories

rm "personality" to identify the most obvious characteristic of a person, or to refer to a person's social skills. Personality theories try to explain why we think and what we think. Albert Bandura's ... ories help explain some psychological disorders as well as psychotherapies and other treatments.The social learning theory of Bandura emphasizes the importance of observing and modeling the behaviors, ...

(3 pages) 566 0 2.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Catcher in the Rye by Salenger

His problems of communication with others reveals his insecurity which is reflected in his awkward social skills and his feelings of alienation. Despite his loneliness, Holden dreads communication, a ... all the innocent children as a catcher in the rye.Holden's alienation also contributes to his anti-social lifestyle. He feels lonely and wants to talk to people, but he always ruins the conversations ...

(3 pages) 62 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Into The Wild

closest to him. Also Chris was unprepared for his journey, and it was poorly planned. Although his social skills seem good, he lacks the sexual drive of the majority of mankind. Upon his departure, C ...

(2 pages) 39 1 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Today's Youth: Should the government of Canada coordinate the organization of youth groups that would encourage patriotism, good social skills, and good work habits?

The government should not coordinate the organization of youth groups to encourage patriotism, good social skills, and strong work habits. The government has enough to do regulating the economy, educa ... o regulating the economy, education, health care, law enforcement, international relations and many social services. While government officials, especially leaders, could model good ethics, teaching m ...

(5 pages) 57 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

What It Means To Say Phoenix, Arizona : Setting

someone other than Victor. This interaction seals the lid on any conjectures we had about Thomas's social skills, maturity level and understanding of his Indian ancestry.Thomas's social skills and ma ... k the gymnast and pull his leg above his head, which of course he failed in doing. Thomas shows his social skills and maturity level during this plane trip help to explain how he is treated on the res ...

(1 pages) 71 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Socialisation in children

Socialisation in childrenSocial skills in young children need a variety of influences to develop. Ch ... struggle to pick them up. Giddens says that things as small as smiling at a child are triggers for social skills. So what happens to children who aren't nurtured this way? There are a number of cases ... and not generally using what she had learnt, only coming out with the odd word, and being very anti-social.Then in theory a child with a wide range of stimulation should develop good social and lingua ...

(3 pages) 72 1 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

The Facts About Cooperative Learning

operative efforts require that students learn to labor together toward common goals, which develops social skills similar to those needed in the world outside school (Doll, 91-92).Positive interdepend ... other differences they may sense among themselves (Sadker, 106). Cooperative learning also improves social acceptance of mainstreamed students with learning disabilities (Eggen, 277). Such interactive ...

(4 pages) 149 1 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Life Skills Speech This is an oral that was used to convince people to vote for my acadmic portfolio for a position on the Education Board of Hervey Bay.

. It a portfolio that should include everything we are taught in school. This includes life skills, social skills, and relationship skills. I am here to make the academic portfolio so much more than w ...

(5 pages) 40 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Students behaviors

able to be rest assured that they are in good hands. Their own parents and teachers should promote social skills which helps the student be more confident instead of making them feel like waste. Also ...

(1 pages) 30 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The depth of knowledge to be gained from books is much richer and broader than what can be learned from direct experience.

for example, they don't have much experience on anything, including pure ideas, concepts, abstract social skills and so on, they are just like a piece of blank paper to be drawn, a barren land to be ...

(2 pages) 35 1 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Relevant study notes of Fitness

Fitness1. What are 12 benefits of being a fit person socially, mentally and physically?Social - make new friends, different friends, team work, better pe ... and physically?Social - make new friends, different friends, team work, better person to relate to, social skills, get out more, social enjoyment, keeping up with friends, good social support, keeping ... s, good social support, keeping up social activities, contact with friends and relatives, attending social events,Mental - improves sleep, confidence, discipline, happier mood, less stress, higher sel ...

(2 pages) 57 1 4.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness


The term socialisation can be used in describing the process of the State taking over services, industry and ... dustry and other institutions of a society for the benefit of it's members. However, in our context socialisation is, "The process by which an individual acquires the knowledge appropriate to a given ... an individual acquires the knowledge appropriate to a given society" (Peterson, C., p 373). Through socialisation, the individual becomes integrated into, and behaves adaptively within a society, weth ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.4 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

John Nash: Madman Mathematician

at school did not recognize his genius, but instead labeled him as backward because of his lack of social skills. We as educators now recognize that Nash was bored at school and had nothing to excite ...

(3 pages) 73 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics