Essays Tagged: "social unrest"

John Steinbeck's "Indubious Battle"

John Steinbeck's, In Dubious Battle is a relentlessly faced-paced, novel of social unrest and the story of a young man's struggle for identity, In Dubious Battle is set in the ... ended to sanitation. His good intentions are paralyzed by his philosophical mind. Doc believes that social change is pointless because evil is inherent in men, but he does what he can to help men and ...

(8 pages) 78 0 1.7 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

An esaay evaluating and explaining symbolism and rhetoric devices used in the novel The Stranger

the end of Part I, Meursault kills an Arab; an action not uncommon in Algiers during this period of social unrest (the 1930's). He does not do it intentionally, but rather because of the intensity of ...

(3 pages) 55 0 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Why company's business plan fail?

er Korea's independence from Japan in 1945, the Korean economy became unstable due to political and social unrest. The Korean War- started in June 1950- also decimated the economy. Samsung Corporation ...

(8 pages) 233 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

ople of the distant future are part of a radical new society. the planners of this utopic system of social organization seek to abolish inequalities among humans, social unrest, war, unhappiness, and ... that the brave new world has a good side because there is no war or poverty, and little disease or social unrest, but this comes at the cost of freedom and the sacrifice of the pleasures of life. Hux ...

(3 pages) 75 1 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Impious Socrates

mpious. Socrates' love of challenging and questioning other's knowledge got him accused of creating social unrest. In response to the disturbance, a politician charged Socrates with impiety. Impiety i ... . Socrates' mental intelligence is evidenced in his developed ability to annoy others. However, his social ineptness is evidenced in the same fact. What woman would have put up with such impudence? As ...

(6 pages) 81 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Business Ethics

y is causing quite an issue between government and Nigeria vast number of ethnic groups. Due to the social unrest in Nigeria thousands of good people are dying in vein. Shell oil is a main contributor ...

(4 pages) 63 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The History of Social Work in the Caribbean

Social work and Social Welfare has been with us from as far back as the 1600's and it has always bee ... factors such as the establishment of the Elizabethan poor laws, the emancipation of slavery and the social unrest which resulted in the 1937 riots, played a momentous role in the development of social ... wo of its English speaking countries namely Barbados and Guyana.Compton and Gallaway (1990) defined Social welfare as "an organized set of norms and institutions through which we carry out our collect ...

(13 pages) 88 0 4.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Rome Vs. Byzantine Empire Compare and Contrast

es, declining populations, economic contraction all contributed to fall of Rome. Political turmoil, social unrest, and outside military threats also ravaged the late Roman Empire, causing its demise. ... arison to the way the Romans ruled portions of their empire. The Byzantines developed political and social adjustments in the face of Islamic conquests (something Romans never had to deal with for a v ...

(7 pages) 36639 0 4.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

The Impact of the Nazi Party on the German society up to and including 1933

f land. Their economy was devastated and their government was strongly criticised for the loss. The social unrest led to several revolutionary attempts (twice by communist parties) they were successfu ... thrive.By the time Hitler had power in the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei [National Socialist German Worker's Party], or NSDAP, he had very high aspirations. He was well known for his ...

(3 pages) 54 1 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Sacco and Vanzetti

but instead in the denial of the rights of ordinary citizens. In the 1920's, a tumultuous decade of social unrest, numerous Americans were discriminated against for their political or religious belief ... has been much controversy as to their guilt. Could they have truly received a just trial in such a social climate? Did Sacco and Vanzetti's ethnicity and political beliefs affect their trial and conv ...

(9 pages) 68 2 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Why Did the Revolutions of 1917 Happen?

The Russian Revolutions in 1917 was the culmination of a long history of social unrest and repression. From the reign of Peter the Great, the tsardom disintegrated into an a ... of the average citizen's life. The cause of the Revolution, thus, can be examined through economic, social, political and militaristic aspects.Economically, the Russian Revolution was caused by Russia ... ed with his incompetence as an economic leader were direct causes of the Russian Revolution in 1917.Socially, Russia's over three centuries-old chasm between the wealthy landowners and the majority of ...

(6 pages) 39 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Brave New World" vs. Today's Society

one is specially conditioned to love their ranking in life and the work that they do. This prevents social unrest, which further reduces the need for freedom.In this world, hypnopædic training a ... pnopædic training and the power of convention have merged all individuals into one whole: the social body. They have become an interchangeable part in the society, valuable only for the purpose ...

(3 pages) 44 0 3.5 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Mexican Revolution

ouraged with the aim of exploiting raw materials and promoting industrial development. However, the social unrest and the political opposition to the regime of Porfirio Diaz triggered the Mexican Revo ... e Constitution was approved in 1917, which was one of the most advanced of its time due to its high social content. Modern Mexico In 1929 former President General Plutarco Elias Calles created the Nat ...

(1 pages) 36 0 2.3 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

What was the difference between 19th century conservatives, liberals, and socialists, and how did it afect the world at that time

Nineteenth-century conservatives, liberals, and socialists differed greatly over the value and character of individual. This difference over the ind ... ifference over the individual character of the human being is the major player in the political and social upheaval that came about during this time. It is quite interesting to see how utterly differe ... ime. It is quite interesting to see how utterly different and revolutionizing these new liberal and socialist views were to the old ways of going about life.The conservative view was the view that had ...

(4 pages) 35 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The role of international coffee policy on globalizaiton, 1960-1965

The coffee economy itself is not directly responsible for social unrest and repression; we should not confuse a correlation with a cause. Inequities and frust ... op to the Last Drop. NY: New Press, 1999.Hattox, Ralph S. Coffee and Coffeehouses. The Origins of a Social Beverage in the Medieval Near East. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1988.Hills N.J.: ...

(7 pages) 37 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

How Nationalism In The Balkans Contributed To The Outbeak Of WW1

sm in the Balkans helped contribute to the outbreak of WWI. Beginning in the late 19th century, the social unrest in the Balkan States became the focal point of many European powers. The Balkan penins ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Comparing the us constitution

plete elimination of the division of society into classes, merciless suppression of the exploiters, socialist organization of society, and victory of socialism in all countries." Americans wanted equa ... ism in all countries." Americans wanted equality of opportunity and personal freedom instead of the social equality desired by the Russians. The American constitution and Bill of Rights were created t ...

(5 pages) 33 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

War of the worlds

Brave New World and 1984 in that they predict events leading to the decline of mankind in times of social unrest. In this case, Wells has written a book in the time of a decline in British imperialis ... ework of current society diminishes as quickly as the daily routine of the people. Mass retreat and social disintegration begin to lay the foundation of animal-like behavior that is alluded to several ...

(4 pages) 18 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Health care reform

Lyndon Johnson?s Great Society, the United States government has attempted to centralize extensive social policies. In the early eighties, when recession and inflation were at a high, Ronald Reagan t ... of centralized government and Clinton?s failure to reform Health Care that makes a more centralized social policy unlikely in the near future.There has been a necessity in the twentieth century (due i ...

(3 pages) 109 1 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Foundation analysis

to compare Foundation with today's society as well as the past. Foundation mainly deals with social unrest in the far future. The events, places, and especially characters reflect today's socie ...

(3 pages) 633 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy