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Alfred Nobel
Alfred Nobel
Alfred Nobel Alfred Nobel Born in Stockholm in 1833 of Swedish parents, Alfred Nobel moved with his family to St. Petersburg, then the capital of Russia, at the age of nine. There his energetic and inventive father soon acquired a strong and respected position as an inventor and industrialist. Nobel subsequently lived in several countries and ultimately came to regard himself as a citizen of the world. Even so, he never gave up his Swedish citizenship. By virtue of the education he received in m
Shirley chisholm
Shirley chisholm
shirley chisholm shirley chisholm: A political leader for many years, and a co-founder of the National womenís Political Caucus, Shirley Chisholm is the one of the most famous African - American woman in politics. She was the first black woman to be elected to congress, and also was the first black women to run for president (1972). -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- * © Copyright DueNow.com Inc. * [Category]: Biographies [Paper Title]: shirley chisholm
Animal Farm
Animal Farm
Animal Farm Animal Farm...theme, characters, plot: Animal Farm is difficult to read seriously for the first few chapters, mostly because the main characters are animals that talk not only amongst themselves, but also with humans. -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- * © Copyright DueNow.com Inc. * [Category]: Book Reports [Paper Title]: Animal Farm...theme, characters, plot [Text]: Animal Farm Animal Farm is difficult to read seriously for the first few ch
Animal Farm By: George Orwell
Animal Farm By: George Orwell
Animal Farm By: George Orwell Word Count: 975 The oldest pig on the farm, Old Major, gathered all the farm animals into the barn. He told them of a dream he had about one day animals ruling the world. He said there was to be a rebellion in the farm against their cruel farmer, Mr. Jones. Old Major did not know when the rebellion was to take place but he knew it would be soon. He taught the barnyard a song called Beasts Of England. This song riled the animals up about the rebellion. Three nights
Crime and the Black Market in Modern Day China
Crime and the Black Market in Modern Day China
Crime and the Black Market in Modern Day China Crime and the Black Market in Modern Day China With a population of approximately 1,203,097,268 people , China, who has the world\'s largest population, also has the world\'s fastest growing black market and crime problem. In China, crime rates have been climbing an estimated 10 percent a year since the early 1980s . China is a country that is currently experiencing both political and economic instability. Economic reforms that have been put in pla
Consumer Alert
Consumer Alert
Consumer Alert Consumer Alert In an era when free enterprise is the key to an efficient, productive, and successful country, business sometimes digresses from their true duties of producing goods and services at an honest and decent price. Consumer Alert, founded in 1977, was founded with a single purpose in mind: to advance the consumer interest through advocacy of free-market solutions to consumer dissatisfaction and scrutiny of any action which discourages competition in the marketplace. C
Eastern Airlines Facing Bankruptcy
Eastern Airlines Facing Bankruptcy
Eastern Airlines Facing Bankruptcy Eastern Airlines Facing Bankruptcy In 1986, Eastern Airlines was in desparate trouble. The fourth quarter of 1985 had shown a $67.4 million loss, and financially experts had told Frank Borman, president and chief executive officer, that the airline had three choices: 1) a 20 percent pay cut for all union and noncontract employees. 2) Filing for Chapter 11 (bankruptcy) or 3) Selling the airline. On February 23, 1986, Eastern\'s board of directors met to decide
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business Ethics in Business From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be a very lucrative proposition. In general, a stream of orders keep coming in, revenue increases and the company grows in the aggregate. The obvious downfalls to working in this manner is both higher quality expected as well as the extensive research and documentation required for government contracts. If a part fails to perform correctly it can cause minor glitches as well as problems tha
Germany
Germany
Germany Germany On October 3, 1990, the states of the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) shed their last ties to their Soviet created structure and joined the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany). The 23rd article of West Germany\'s 1949 constitution, the Basic Law, had been drafted specifically to allow for such an arrival from the East. But as the 1980s drew to a close, few Germans on either side of the border expected it to be used in their lifetime. Yet, in less than a year the
Operating Strategy
Operating Strategy
Operating Strategy Operating Strategy Apollo Hospitals, India Considering the elements of a strategic service vision, the following are the factors applicable to the Apollo Hospitals of India. The service vision framework are according to an exhibit from Lessons in the Service Sector by James L. Heskett, Harvard Business Review, March/April 1987, p. 120. 1. Target Market segments ∑ Population Statistics : Population above 920 mill. people with wide variety of economic levels, social statuses,
Prologue of History
Prologue of History
Prologue of History Prologue of History Until statehood, Hawaii was ruled economically by a consortium of corporations known as the Big Five: C. Brewer and Co., sugar, ranching, and chemicals, founded in 1826; Theo. H. Davies & Co., sugar, investments, insurance, and transportation, founded in 1845; Amfac Inc. (originally H. Hackfield Inc.-a German firm that changed its name and ownership during the anti-German sentiment of WW I to American Factors), sugar, insurance, and land development, fo
Crime and the Black Market in Modern Day China
Crime and the Black Market in Modern Day China
Crime and the Black Market in Modern Day China With a population of approximately 1,203,097,268 people , China, who has the world\'s largest population, also has the world\'s fastest growing black market and crime problem. In China, crime rates have been climbing an estimated 10 percent a year since the early 1980s . China is a country that is currently experiencing both political and economic instability. Economic reforms that have been put in place by the government have only widened the inco
Business Ethics
Business Ethics
Business Ethics Business Ethics: From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be a very lucrative proposition. In general, a stream of orders keep coming in, revenue increases and the company grows in the aggregate. -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- * © Copyright DueNow.com Inc. * [Category]: Business [Paper Title]: [Text]: Business Ethics From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be a very lucrative prop
CONSUMER ALERT
CONSUMER ALERT
CONSUMER ALERT In an era when free enterprise is the key to an efficient, productive, and successful country, business sometimes digresses from their true duties of producing goods and services at an honest and decent price. Consumer Alert, founded in 1977, was founded with a single purpose in mind: to advance the consumer interest through advocacy of free-market solutions to consumer dissatisfaction and scrutiny of any action which discourages competition in the marketplace. Consumer Alert w
Eastern Airlines Facing Bankruptcy
Eastern Airlines Facing Bankruptcy
Eastern Airlines Facing Bankruptcy In 1986, Eastern Airlines was in desparate trouble. The fourth quarter of 1985 had shown a $67.4 million loss, and financially experts had told Frank Borman, president and chief executive officer, that the airline had three choices: 1) a 20 percent pay cut for all union and noncontract employees. 2) Filing for Chapter 11 (bankruptcy) or 3) Selling the airline. On February 23, 1986, Eastern\'s board of directors met to decide the fate of the company. Frank Borm
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be a very lucrative proposition. In general, a stream of orders keep coming in, revenue increases and the company grows in the aggregate. The obvious downfalls to working in this manner is both higher quality expected as well as the extensive research and documentation required for government contracts. If a part fails to perform correctly it can cause minor glitches as well as problems that can carry serious
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business
Ethics in Business >From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be a very lucrative proposition. In general, a stream of orders keep coming in, revenue increases and the company grows in the aggregate. The obvious downfalls to working in this manner is both higher quality expected as well as the extensive research and documentation required for government contracts. If a part fails to perform correctly it can cause minor glitches as well as problems that can carry seriou
Ethics In Business
Ethics In Business
Ethics In Business Word Count: 2291 From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be a very lucrative proposition. In general, a stream of orders keep coming in, revenue increases and the company grows in the aggregate. The obvious downfalls to working in this manner is both higher quality expected as well as the extensive research and documentation required for government contracts. If a part fails to perform correctly it can cause minor glitches as well as problems that
On October 3, 1990, the states of the German Democ
On October 3, 1990, the states of the German Democ
On October 3, 1990, the states of the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) shed their last ties to their Soviet created structure and joined the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany). The 23rd article of West Germany\'s 1949 constitution, the Basic Law, had been drafted specifically to allow for such an arrival from the East. But as the 1980s drew to a close, few Germans on either side of the border expected it to be used in their lifetime. Yet, in less than a year the beginning of an
Apollo Hospitals, India
Apollo Hospitals, India
Apollo Hospitals, India Considering the elements of a strategic service vision, the following are the factors applicable to the Apollo Hospitals of India. The service vision framework are according to an exhibit from Lessons in the Service Sector by James L. Heskett, Harvard Business Review, March/April 1987, p. 120. 1. Target Market segments ∑ Population Statistics : Population above 920 mill. people with wide variety of economic levels, social statuses, and cultures. Lowest per capita GNP $
Prologue of History
Prologue of History
Prologue of History Until statehood, Hawaii was ruled economically by a consortium of corporations known as the Big Five: C. Brewer and Co., sugar, ranching, and chemicals, founded in 1826; Theo. H. Davies & Co., sugar, investments, insurance, and transportation, founded in 1845; Amfac Inc. (originally H. Hackfield Inc.-a German firm that changed its name and ownership during the anti-German sentiment of WW I to American Factors), sugar, insurance, and land development, founded in 1849; Castl
Animal Farm Essay
Animal Farm Essay
Animal Farm Essay Animal Farm Essay December 2, 1996 Period 5 The name of the book is Animal Farm, which is written by George Orwell. This book is about a farm with animals who dislike the treatment, and overtake the farm and overthrow the humans of the farm. As the revolution took place, two leaders came about. Their names were Snowball and Napoleon, whose main goal was to have nothing to do with humans, and bring communism into their society. Napoleon was a large, rather fierce-looking Berks
Mavis Gallant's Bernadette
Mavis Gallant's Bernadette
Mavis Gallant\'s Bernadette Mavis Gallant\'s Bernadette Fear, it has a way of controlling everything that it comes in contact with. As young children we are introduced to this intimidating desire with intrigue and suspicion. As we age, the thoughts of fears become more like realities, ideas of loneliness and death enter the picture as comprehensible thoughts and views of the future. These issues make up the foundation of the Mavis Gallant story Bernadette. In this story we are presented with
What Is the Price Knowledge
What Is the Price Knowledge
What Is the Price Knowledge What Is the Price Knowledge I feel there is a definite need for knowledge in todays society, but there is also a definite point when it has gone too far. It has gone too far by conducting experiments on people without letting them know the consequences and side effects that will place upon them. It has also reached an extreme when the person becomes physically or mentally impaired after the experiments . I see this treatment as both immoral and unethical; there is no
Censorship and the First Amendment: The American C
Censorship and the First Amendment: The American C
Censorship and the First Amendment: The American Citizen\'s Right to Free Speech Censorship and the First Amendment: The American Citizen\'s Right to Free Speech Are we protected from censorship under the First Amendment? In other words do individuals or groups have the right or the power to examine material and remove or prohibit anything they consider objectionable? This argument has been progressing for centuries, in fact the first notable case was against John Peter Zenger, in 1743. Zenger
The Hong Kong Chinese Community
The Hong Kong Chinese Community
The Hong Kong Chinese Community The Hong Kong Chinese Community The Hong Kong Chinese community is an affluent, educated, and swelling population in the Greater Toronto Area. The enigma is why they have only made marginal inroads into the political arena. Olivia Chow, a Metro councilor representing the Downtown ward says this community has potential to be very powerful...it\'s nowhere near its potential. Chow is the highest-profile Hong Kong expatriate to win elected office in the GTA. Others
Concerns Facing the United States in the 1990s: Cr
Concerns Facing the United States in the 1990s: Cr
Concerns Facing the United States in the 1990s: Crime, Education, and Employment Concerns Facing the United States in the 1990s: Crime, Education, and Employment A variety of concerns face the United States in the 1990\'s. Among these concerns are crime, education, and employment. But fortunately our government and several organizations have attempted to deal with these problems to help our world become a better place. Crime has been a big concern of the American public in the 1990\'s. In many
December 2, 1996
December 2, 1996
December 2, 1996 Period 5 Animal Farm Essay The name of the book is Animal Farm, which is written by George Orwell. This book is about a farm with animals who dislike the treatment, and overtake the farm and overthrow the humans of the farm. As the revolution took place, two leaders came about. Their names were Snowball and Napoleon, whose main goal was to have nothing to do with humans, and bring communism into their society. Napoleon was a large, rather fierce-looking Berkshire boar, the onl
Animal Farm
Animal Farm
Animal Farm Word Count: 1600 Animal Farm In his book Animal Farm, George Orwell wrote a satire about communism. It also dealt with the Russion Revolution of 1917. A satire is a literary work that makes fun of the stupidity or vices of individuals, groups, institutions, or society in general. The animals on Manor Farm developed Animalism. They came up with their own rules and regulations. Some of the animals in the story represent people from our past. Old Major, an old boar, represents both Car
Fear, it has a way of controlling everything that
Fear, it has a way of controlling everything that
Fear, it has a way of controlling everything that it comes in contact with. As young children we are introduced to this intimidating desire with intrigue and suspicion. As we age, the thoughts of fears become more like realities, ideas of loneliness and death enter the picture as comprehensible thoughts and views of the future. These issues make up the foundation of the Mavis Gallant story Bernadette. In this story we are presented with the image of a young French Canadian girl, who finds her
Animal Farm
Animal Farm
Animal Farm Animal Farm...theme, characters, plot: Animal Farm is difficult to read seriously for the first few chapters, mostly because the main characters are animals that talk not only amongst themselves, but also with humans. -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- * © Copyright DueNow.com Inc. * [Category]: Book Reports [Paper Title]: Animal Farm...theme, characters, plot [Text]: Animal Farm Animal Farm is difficult to read seriously for the first few ch
Animal Farm By: George Orwell
Animal Farm By: George Orwell
Animal Farm By: George Orwell Word Count: 975 The oldest pig on the farm, Old Major, gathered all the farm animals into the barn. He told them of a dream he had about one day animals ruling the world. He said there was to be a rebellion in the farm against their cruel farmer, Mr. Jones. Old Major did not know when the rebellion was to take place but he knew it would be soon. He taught the barnyard a song called Beasts Of England. This song riled the animals up about the rebellion. Three nights
Censorship and the First Amendment
Censorship and the First Amendment
: Censorship and the First Amendment: The American Citizen\'s Right to Free Speech English 1302 13 March 1997 1 Censorship and the First Amendment: The American Citizen\'s Right to Free Speech Are we protected from censorship under the First Amendment? In other words do individuals or groups have the right or the power to examine material and remove or prohibit anything they consider objectionable? This argument has been progressing for centuries, in fact the first notable case was against John P
The Hong Kong Chinese community is an affluent, ed
The Hong Kong Chinese community is an affluent, ed
The Hong Kong Chinese community is an affluent, educated, and swelling population in the Greater Toronto Area. The enigma is why they have only made marginal inroads into the political arena. Olivia Chow, a Metro councilor representing the Downtown ward says this community has potential to be very powerful...itís nowhere near its potential. Chow is the highest-profile Hong Kong expatriate to win elected office in the GTA. Others include Tam Goosen, Soo Wong, Carrie Cheng, and Peter Lam. Many
A variety of concerns face the United States in th
A variety of concerns face the United States in th
A variety of concerns face the United States in the 1990ís. Among these concerns are crime, education, and employment. But fortunately our government and several organizations have attempted to deal with these problems to help our world become a better place. \' Crime has been a big concern of the American public in the 1990ís. In many poles it was found to be that Americans thought that crime was the number one problem facing the U.S. today. Robberies, manslaughter and rape are just a few of t
Music Censorship
Music Censorship
Music Censorship Word Count: 2708 Marilyn Manson, The Beatles, NWA, Garth Brooks, and the king, Elvis, What do all these people have in common? Well, yes, they are all musical groups, but there is something more. Marilyn Manson is a heavy metal group who worships Satan, the Beatles were one of the greatest Rock Ní Roll bands of all time, and NWA was a hard-core rap group from the 80ís. Garth Brooks is a country singer and greatest selling performer of all time, and well, Elvis is the king of Ro
Euthanasia, also mercy killing, practice of ending
Euthanasia, also mercy killing, practice of ending
Euthanasia, also mercy killing, practice of ending a life so as to release an individual from an incurable disease or intolerable suffering. The term is sometimes used generally to refer to an easy or painless death. Voluntary euthanasia involves a request by the dying patient or that person\'s legal representative. Passive or negative euthanasia involves not doing something to prevent deathóthat is, allowing someone to die; active or positive euthanasia involves taking deliberate action to cau
Human Behavior
Human Behavior
Human Behavior Core 150 What Price Knowledge I feel there is a definite need for knowledge in todays society, but there is also a definite point when it has gone too far. It has gone too far by conducting experiments on people without letting them know the consequences and side effects that will place upon them. It has also reached an extreme when the person becomes physically or mentally impaired after the experiments . I see this treatment as both immoral and unethical; there is no reason to
The Reign of Terror
The Reign of Terror
The Reign of Terror The Reign of Terror History is said to be written by the winners, but is it possible to rewrite history? In a way, the French, like many who have preceded them, and many who will proceed them have done the impossible, rewriting history. From trivial folklore, such as George Washington chopping down a cherry tree, to the incredibly wrong, the African slave trade; people\'s views of history can be shaped and molded. The French have done a superb job of instilling all of us wit
Accountability of Our Government
Accountability of Our Government
Accountability of Our Government Accountability of Our Government Accountability is the essence of our democratic form of government. It is the liability assumed by all those who exercise authority to account for the manner in which they have fulfilled responsibilities entrusted to them, a liability ultimately to the Canadian people owed by Parliament, by the government and thus, every government department and agency. One of the fundamental principals of a democratic society is the government
Congressmen and Their Influences
Congressmen and Their Influences
Congressmen and Their Influences Congressmen and Their Influences The notion that a Congressman ran for office for unselfish goals and went away to Washington to serve his country and represent his neighbors seems quaint and luaghable compared to the way that we currently regard members of congress. Recent views have suggested that most people felt that while the institution on the whole was corrupt, but that their representative was a good person and servant of the electorate. More and more ea
Reason Why Elections Are Less Democratic
Reason Why Elections Are Less Democratic
Reason Why Elections Are Less Democratic Reason Why Elections Are Less Democratic The reason why elections are less democratic is because some people say that money is taking away from our well known democracy, but in other instances we have the greatest democracy compared to other countries of our vast magnitude. Throughout the nineteenth century campaigns were ran and geared toward the party. Instead of voting for a person you were voting for an individual party either federalist or democratic
Is Government Dominated by Business
Is Government Dominated by Business
Is Government Dominated by Business Is Government Dominated by Business Special interest groups have dominated government since the advent of America\'s political system. Special interest groups or lobbies are collections of individuals who join together to pursue common interests and to influence the decisions on public policies. Many people view special interest groups as an integral part of the political process, legitimized by the first amendment of the Constitution. In that way, special in
Problems in Air Traffic Control and Proposed Solut
Problems in Air Traffic Control and Proposed Solut
Problems in Air Traffic Control and Proposed Solutions Problems in Air Traffic Control and Proposed Solutions In northern California this summer, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) unintentionally performed it\'s first operational test of free flight; aviation without direct air traffic control. This was an unintentional experiment because it was a result of a total shut-down of the Oakland Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC). Although Oakland is only the 16th busiest ARTCC, it\'s
Reforms Are Need In Canada's Government
Reforms Are Need In Canada's Government
Reforms Are Need In Canada\'s Government Reforms Are Need In Canada\'s Government Canada is a country who\'s future is in question. Serious political issues have recently overshadowed economic concerns. Constitutional debate over unity and Quebec\'s future in the country is in the heart of every Canadian today. Continuing conflicts concerning Aboriginal self-determination and treatment are reaching the boiling point. How can Canada expect to pull herself out of this seemingly bottomless pit? Ar
Luis Gutierrez
Luis Gutierrez
Luis Gutierrez Luis Gutierrez The Fourth District of Chicago is rather new to the Chicago land made up largely of Hispanics and Latinos. This District like many others face major problems of crime, health care and education. Democratic representative Luis V. Gutierrez represents the answer to these and other problems. Who is Luis Gutierrez? Is this man making a difference? What are his issues? Is Luis doing his job? What is his impact on the system? These are question that need answering. These
The Bush Administration's Relation With Iraq Prior
The Bush Administration's Relation With Iraq Prior
The Bush Administration\'s Relation With Iraq Prior to Iraq\'s Invasion of Kuwait: Credibility and Misperception The Bush Administration\'s Relation With Iraq Prior to Iraq\'s Invasion of Kuwait: Credibility and Misperception Prior to the August 2, 1990 invasion of Kuwait on the part of Iraq, the United States had questionable relations with Iraq dictator, Saddam Hussein, to say the least. In retrospect, which is inherently advantageous as a 20/20 perspective, questions remain unanswered as to
The Presidential Election of 1972
The Presidential Election of 1972
The Presidential Election of 1972 The Presidential Election of 1972 The Presidential election of 1972 had two strong candidates, President Richard Nixon and George McGovern. There were many issues which had a great deal of importance to the election. The Vietnam war and the stability of the economy at the time were two main factors. The election ended in one the largest political scandals in U.S. history, being the Watergate break-in, and cover-up, by President Richard Nixon. The Democratic par
The Government and Environmental Policy
The Government and Environmental Policy
The Government and Environmental Policy The Government and Environmental Policy The purpose of the United States\' public policy law is to implement restrictions in an effort to solve problems, which can be seen with the Clean Water Act. Public policy has also been employed to reform the Endangered Species Act of 1973. Although the United States government is noble in it\'s efforts to preserve the environment through these acts, the internal structure of public policy often retards these acts\'
The Press and Media Cause Rampant Swaying of the E
The Press and Media Cause Rampant Swaying of the E
The Press and Media Cause Rampant Swaying of the Election Votes Through Their Opinions and Reports The Press and Media Cause Rampant Swaying of the Election Votes Through Their Opinions and Reports Today, the press and media cause rampant swaying of the vote through their own opinions and reports. People are often misled with half-truths and believable rumors that can aid or ruin an election. Journalists and the newspapers often print things too hastily, without first investigating the truth or