Essays Tagged: "theorist"

A Comparison of Piaget, Freud, and Erikson

way they do. Absolutes are not partof psychology . Everything is relative and open to speculation. Theorists giveus their views or ideas about life.In the field of psychology, there have been many di ... st popular areas of interest forthose who study psychology. Freud, Erikson and Piaget are all great theoristswith different ideas concerning human development. Each theorist developedideas and stages ...

(6 pages) 980 6 4.3 Jun/1996

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

Albert Einstein

arch 14, 1879 in Ulm,Germany. I was not an inventor in the conventional sense. I was a physicistand theorist. My inventions were not tangible things, but ideas I put on paperand may later on have led ...

(3 pages) 57 2 3.9 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Marx v Weber

I. IntroductionIn comparing and contrasting theorists and their points of view, Marx and Weber are two classical sociologists who have distinct ... h capitalism is a large part of the discussion that come from Marx and Weber, the truth is that the theorists had a lot of ideas on society other than mere political models. They delved into things su ... They delved into things such as class conflict and leadership and the significance of history. Each theorist, in his own right, had a great deal to say about how society is ordered and each provides r ...

(7 pages) 424 0 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

a short summary/analysis of Gilbert's short story "The yellow wallpaper."

to be unstimulated in order to overcome post-partum depression, as was practiced by such prominent theorist as Sels Weir Mitchell, who was in fact Gilbert's own physician at the time the story was wr ...

(2 pages) 163 1 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Review of Gil Bailie's Book: "Violence Unveiled: Humanity at the Crossroads"

ailie makes accessible to a wide audience the groundbreaking work of the French cultural critic and theorist, René Girard. At the heart of Girard's theory is the idea that violence creates the ...

(6 pages) 44 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Comparison of Freud's and Erikson's Stages.

e most popular areas of interest for those who study psychology with Freud and Erikson as the great theorists with differing ideas concerning human development. Each theorist developed ideas and stage ... nts. One problem all theories must deal with are paradigmatic assumptions. These are ideas that the theorist has taken for granted as facts. An example is Freud's notion that women suffer from a lack ...

(4 pages) 207 0 3.3 May/2003

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

Feminist writers.

caregiver and mother rather than a prospective criminal. Women tended to be excluded altogether by theorist such as Merton and Durkheim for instance. Heidensohn (1985) showed four reasons for this: v ...

(5 pages) 77 0 5.0 Jun/2003

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

Developmental Theorists.

Developmental TheoristsOur personality traits come in opposites. We think of ourselves as optimistic or pessimisti ... on the challenges and support we receive in growing up. The nature of psychosocial development.The theorist that most attracts me, and who did a great deal to explore this concept is Erik Erikson. Al ... forms the template for her adulthood" (as cited by Vander Zanden, 2003). From there many new women theorists are looking at ways to incorporate a comprehensive model of identity of both female and ma ...

(10 pages) 545 0 3.2 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Cognitive information processing.

Cognitive information processing (CIP) is not associated with the work of a single theorist; rather, it builds on the work of a number of researchers who share a common paradigm. Like ... ilds on the work of a number of researchers who share a common paradigm. Like the behaviorists, CIP theorists are concerned about observable behaviors; but, unlike behaviorists, they use those behavio ...

(1 pages) 133 0 0.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A Functionalist View of Stratification.

and give sufficient evidence to support their views on social stratification.A major functionalist theorist, Talcott parsons (1954), saw social stratification as inevitable as it derives from shared ...

(5 pages) 169 1 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Outline three criticisms of natural law and then defend natural law against these criticisms.

troversial, in which the subject matter is very much criticized, but can be defended by a number of theorists and philosophers. This paper will outline and defend against the criticisms of natural law ... ceive, and becomes more an more obsolete through time, with the support of various philosophers and theorist throughout history.First off, one criticism of natural law could be that natural law to som ...

(7 pages) 211 1 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Media: this is an essay about the role and influnces of the media of today and how it is controlled, the history of the media and the media today

ow the media effects our daily live. Media can be described in various way Marshall McLuhan a media theorist view of media is that the "the medium is the message" ( ... to exert its influence and shape our beliefs, actions and values. Now though as time has moved on, theorists are thinking about this area of research in other ways and through diverse approaches. The ...

(8 pages) 979 1 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

18th Century Sensibility and Classical Theory

epts of art and the new empirical view of sensibility divided the European art world. The classical theorists were bound to the Aristotelian view of art as means to bring about morality through its pa ... teenth-Century Sensibility, Rudolph Wittkower explains the fundamental assumptions of the classical theorist. These can be summed up in four ideas; art is a science, art portrays an objective beauty, ...

(6 pages) 67 0 3.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

A defence of cartesian dualism from the attacks of modern science.

ess and hence the mind has increased, these two pictures of brain function have been rejected. Some theorist would be content to reject all aspects of dualism along with those which have been shown to ...

(5 pages) 67 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

"Movie review" A Beautiful Mind

y sentimentality and unabashed melodrama. Based on the life of the Nobel Prize-winning mathematical theorist, Crowe's big-screen invocation of Nash mirrors his Oscar-awarded and -nominated depictions, ...

(1 pages) 66 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A who, what, when, where, and why on the Russian Revolution. Entitled: "The Russian Revolution: What Happened?"

(later Communists) to power in Russia in October 1917.-An outstanding administrator and an eloquent theorist, Trotsky held a number of important posts in the government of Soviet Russia and then that ...

(3 pages) 118 3 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Nursing Heritage notes Florence Nightingale and Jean Watson short summary

views have been influenced as well, making sure no part of the body is neglected.Jean Watson is the theorist I chose. I liked her theory because it dealt with human caring and shows just how important ... with human caring and shows just how important that is in a person's health. I related most to this theorist because I feel I do every thing possible to add the caring element to my work. You sometime ...

(1 pages) 143 1 4.4 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Judith Butler b .1956

mparative Literature and Rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley, and is well known as a theorist of power, gender, sexuality and identity. Indeed, she is described in alt.Culture as "one o ...

(2 pages) 124 3 4.4 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

New Historicism and Cultural Studies

Biography:An influential literary critic and theorist as well as a significant political figure, especially as an advocate of the rights of Pales ...

(2 pages) 71 2 4.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Civil Disobedience By Henry David Thoreau

ions as there are forms of government and it is rarely answered satisfactorily. A relatively modern theorist, author HenryThoreau, introduced an idea of man as an individual, rather than a subject, by ...

(3 pages) 111 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy