3500-Word Essay Examples

Sociology

Limiting the Rates of Gun Violence in the U.S.

Abstract This paper is related to the topic of the high gun injury and death rates, which have been a persistent problem in the U.S. over a long period of time, and is aimed at proposing a number of possible steps that could reduce these rates by introducing stricter gun...

Law

Law of Torts Comparison: English, Islamic and Chinese Tort Law

Introduction In the various jurisdictions of the world, the legal systems have similar and varying descriptions and provisions of the Law of Torts. Specifically, the Law of Torts implies the collection of remedies, obligations, and rights that are considered in the corridors of justice to relieve individuals suffering harm emanating...

Tech & Engineering

The Resilience of Austria to the Threat of Cyber-Attack

Executive Summary The study focuses on examining the resilience of Austria to the threat of cyber-attack. The approach includes a qualitative study and a review of government sources and academic literature. The main sections entail introduction, literature review and methodology, key findings and discussions, conclusion, and recommendation. Under the introduction,...

History

Racism Impact on African-American Communities in the US

Introduction The problem of racism in the US has a link with colonial era and the times of slave trade. Legal and suctioned privileges from the paradigms of social seclusion were given to the white communities while African-Americans and other minority groups that were often regarded as cheap laborers for...

Education

Parents’ Perspectives on Common Core State Standards

Introduction Many parents and educators have agreed that the education system in the United States is constantly changing. Over the past two decades, a massive amount of dollars has been spent on resources to reform and improve the education system (Weiss, 2015). Many other curriculums and initiatives have preceded the...

Sociology

Alternative ADHD Therapies: The “New” Ritalin

Introduction Attention deficiency disorder (ADHD), is a behavioral disorder that is prevalent in small children that sometimes continues to the child’s maturity. The disorder is characterized by academic difficulties, learning difficulties, social difficulties and inability to be attentive. Currently, the disorder affects 8-10% of all the children and is among...

Education

Role of HRM in Career Management

Introduction Traditional perceptions of careers are slowly being replaced by new views. Career management was once viewed as a role for employers. Job security was a reality and careers were associated with jobs. However, these factors are no longer true today; off-shoring, mergers & acquisitions and downsizing are the new...

Entertainment & Media

Millennial Generation: The Role of Social Media

Introduction The Millennial Generation is otherwise known as Generation Y, Generation Next or Net Generation. This statement describes a given demographic cohort that came after generation X. The members of Millennial Generation are habitually referred to as the Millennials or they can also be referred to as Echo Boomers. According...

Sociology

Alcohol Abuse Treatment Among the Elderly

Introduction Alcohol abuse among the elderly is an issue that has raised concern among the medical practitioners and the society in general. According to Ham (2007), abuse of alcohol by the aging individuals may pose serious health problem to the victims because of the reduced ability of the body system...

Sociology

Pro-Choice Movement: Benefits of Women’s Abortion Rights

Introduction The subject of abortion in the United States has been recurrent and continues to generate controversies. While moralists have always argued against an-all-full measure legalization of abortion, there are many reasons why it should be permitted. In spite of the many different oppositions registered against abortion, there have been...

Tourism

Role of Gastronomy in Tourism Development

The literature review reveals the link between the research question and its objectives. The dissertation aims to address the following objectives: To explore the regional strategy to attract tourists; To profile the type of tourist who travel for Gastronomy; To identify the importance of the local suppliers as economy is...

Warfare

Protecting American Security and Human Rights

Introduction The defense of human rights is neither a soft issue nor one that can be separated from the use of military force to defeat terrorists, for it is by defending human rights that the United States can expand the circle of security and prosperity and, with it, the international...

Sciences

The Role of Quorum Sensing in Bacterial Disease

There is increasing evidence that bacteria can “talk” to each other, and in gram-negative bacteria, the “language” used for monitoring and responding to their own abundance has recently been termed quorum sensing. ( Fuqua, 269-75) In at least one human pathogen, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, this apparently universal gram-negative “language” seems to...

Law

The Illegal Downloading of Music

Introduction The music industry has the dubious distinction of being the digital piracy guinea pig. It is one of the first industries to come face-to-face with the Internet’s ability to undermine the integrity of more conventional distribution channels. The preponderance of downloadable music available online from services such as KaZaa,...

Sciences

The Concept of Pharmacogenetic Testing

Pharmacogenetics is a field of study that entails examining the impact of genes on the body’s response to specific medications. This field is also referred to as pharmacogenomics. Genes are made up of DNA sequences that hold information about unique physical traits. However, they also influence the safety and efficacy...

Law

The Concept of Intellectual Property Rights

Introduction Intellectual property is someone’s original creation. It could be creative writing, certain words or phrases, a piece of art, or lyrics of a song. Intellectual property like any other property needs to be protected in order to accord the owner maximum benefit from it. Unauthorised use of intellectual property...

Sciences

Yield Management From Saudi Arabia Hotels

Introduction Implementation of research results relies fundamentally on the conclusions we mitigate from the results. Quality and accurate findings undergo criticism to evaluate between the conclusions that we make. These conclusions assist humanity to develop and establish incredible strategies of performing to prosper in their day-to-day life situations. It is...

Law

The Ipas in Reforming Afghan National Police

Introduction The upcoming research will deal with the complex problems related to the implementation of the US international policy in Afghanistan. The social welfare policy of the US Department of Defense aims to ensure law-enforcement system in underdeveloped countries through International Police Advisors’ (IPAs) training and assistance. The topic of...

Law

How Prison Overcrowding Can Be Effectively Mitigated

Introduction The issue of prison crowding has taken a central place in the criminal justice debate over the past decade. Most of the states and the Federal Bureau of Prisons have reported serious overcrowding problems with complaints by prisoners and administrators growing in intensity as the rate of prison growth...

Sciences

Development of Spatial Decision Support for Cities Sustainability

Importance of analyzing spatial city sustainability factors Research by Banai (2005, p.4) shows that the use of geospatial data provides a wide range of solutions to the problems encountered by governments in different areas of land and environmental mapping. Some of the critical areas where geospatial data is applied include...

Tech & Engineering

Ben Foods Pte.: Online ERP Integration Sales Catalogue

Introduction Ben Food(s) Pte is a major food distribution company in Pacific Asia majoring in Animal and poultry products as well as wines and beverages. With a business history of over half a century, the company has grown and expanded with a wide supply chain and shop outlets across the...

Transportation

Aviation Security and its Impact on Airports

Abstract This research paper looks at aviation security and how it is affecting how operations are conducted in airports. The paper examines in depth what has triggered all this frenzy in our airports and gauges how people rate the security measures put in place. It does this by incorporating mainly...

Education

The Career Choices of Hispanic Female Teachers

Introduction The purpose of this research paper is to examine reasons leading to low career advancement among Hispanic female teachers. The research, though largely descriptive, will be both qualitative and quantitative in approach. In this chapter research methods used to collect and analyze the data, its settings, and sources of...

Culture

Safety Culture in an ICU: Omani Registered Nurses’ Perception

The appropriate introduction of safety culture seems to be properly administered on the basis of conventional logical method of deduction that is the transference from general to special notions. Thus, the initial notion of safety culture of practical nature can be formulated as the way safety issues are monitored or...

History

First Amendment v. Right of Publicity

Freedom of expression in colonial America Laws in America in the early sixties restricted freedom of expression for almost thirty years before the first newspaper was published (Pember, 1997). For instance, statutes in Massachusetts made it a crime to publish anything without first getting prior approval from the government. Twenty-Eight...

Tech & Engineering

Software Quality Assurance in Multi-Vendor Environments

Overview of Quality Quality is generally defined as a measure of excellence in a firm’s production process and outcome (Swanson, Esposito & Jester 1999, p.33) or as Bowen P (1985, p. 87) puts it, “the state of being free from defects, deficiencies, and significant variations” and that quality embraces cost,...

Education

Public Spending on Education and Economic Productivity in the United States

Over the past fifty years, a range of policies have been formulated to address the ever-deteriorating educational standards of schools in the United States (Ravenscroft 453). Critical among them has been the measures aimed at increasing public spending on education (Mishra 6). Regardless, however, the levels of socio-economic growth, in...

Entertainment & Media

Tailoring Cmmi Key Process for Smaller Organizations

Introduction Small organizations are frequently understaffed and in many cases, they have to operate on a tight budget. Large organizations on the other hand have ample resources and funds to take up CMMI projects. However, small organizations must find ways and means to ensure that they manage to get the...

Entertainment & Media

Advertising Development from 1950 to 2000 in France 

Introduction Advertising is a way of market communication that is aimed at pleading the consumers or the persons targeted to buy or get interested in a certain commodity. Advertisement entails mentioning the type or the identity of the particular item an organization intends to introduce in the target market (Jhully...

Sciences

Statistical Assessment: Correlation Analysis

Introduction and Literature Review Correlation analysis is a statistical assessment technique employed when studying the strength of an association between two continuous variables (Pollock 2015). Correlation analysis determines possible links between variables. However, it does not identify the cause-effect aspect of the connection because it does not consider other variables...

Psychology

The Effectiveness of PBIS on Student Behavior in Urban Schools

Abstract This dissertation examines the effectiveness of implementing PBIS in changing the behavior problems of students in urban schools. The behavior of learners is seen as an integral aspect that plays a significant role in the promotion of academic performance. The ever-changing technological landscape has continually influenced the nature of...

Psychology

Teachers’ Perceptions on the Use of Positive Behavior Interventions

Introduction Students’ behavior is increasingly becoming disruptive as exposure to emerging practices such as cyberbullying, violence, use of digital media among youths, and fighting among others continue to rise (Hinton & Buchanan, 2015). As such, the primary role of educators is to establish secure and conducive environments for learning. An...

Sociology

Domestic Workers Rights in Kuwait

There are mMany issues get involved with the rights of foreign bornregarding domestic workers’ rights in Kuwait. In this This paper my main focus is on highlighting some of the intended and unintended effects of the policies made in Kuwait for domestic workers. is highlighting the issues faced by domestic...

Sociology

Black on Black Suppression

Introduction The United States is one of the nations where racial discrimination has been a common practice for a very long time. However, there has been a concerted effort in this society to fight this vice. This country is composed of people of different races. Many people from other nations...

Warfare

Effectiveness of Israel’s Counter-Terrorism Measures in the Present Day

Introduction Terrorism as a topic has been widely studied and discussed in various disciplines, with the financial approach focusing on the effects it has on the economic field. There exist a number of counter-terrorism measures that have been adopted by different states depending on the threats that each pose to...

Education

Supervisory Characteristics and Reflection

Importance The subject pertaining to headship effectiveness has been the concern of scientific study for a long time from as early as in the 1980s. This topic is thus important as it assists teacher leaders in establishing if instructional competencies of principals differ relying on the kind of school they...

Warfare

Causes of Terrorism: Economic Inequality and Poverty

Introduction The concealed realities about the augmenting international wars triggered by terrorism remain the most contested global predicament for several decades. The increasing international terrorism activities have always put nations’ security at stake with several militant activities focusing on possible remedies to avert the condition (Sen 2008). Researchers across the...

Environment

Victorian Desalination Project

The State initiated Victorian Desalination Project under its water management strategy referred to as Our Water Our Future in June 2007 to support Melbourne’s water supply. This was a reaction to rapid population growth, a decrease in water reserves, and climate change noted from 2007 Winter-Spring rain and floods of...

Psychology

The Adolescent Brain: Challenges for Family Life

Introduction The term policy is used to refer to a decree or regulation that touches on several aspects of a region concerning the economic social or geographic nature of the area. The main idea for implementing policies meant to curb adolescent problems is that there are some that have already...

Politics & Government

Jamaica Vision 2030. National Development Plan

Background Like any other focused nation, Jamaica has developed a National Development Plan referred to as Vision 2030 Jamaica. The blueprint aims at fostering development to ensure that Jamaica is “the place of choice to live, work, raise families, and do business” (Planning Institute of Jamaica 2010). [1] In the...

Sciences

Comprehensive Model to use E-Government Services

Introduction Although information systems research has made substantial strides toward understanding the antecedents of IT adoption through variance-based models such as the technology acceptance model (TAM) and the unified theory of acceptance and use of technology (UTAUT), a stream of existing research (e.g., Beaudry & Pinsonneault 2010; Shareef et al...

Warfare

Effectiveness of Palestinian Terrorism Tactics in Promoting National Identity

Introduction The issue of terrorism seized the global attention in the year 2001 when terrorist brought down the World Trade Centre in the city of New York. The two towers represented the U.S. enormous economic and military power. The attacks were well planned, synchronized and effected. The attack itself achieved...

Education

Curriculum Design for Gifted Students

Abstract There has been the need to recognise gifted students in schools in terms of the way their curriculum should be structured. Curriculum for gifted students should be a bit different from that of the average and challenged learners. In terms of quality, teaching the intellectual capacity of talented students...

Warfare

Terrorism Threat and Response

Abstract In the spheres of global security, the principal concern over the last ten years has been terrorism. The subject of terrorism has been with us for as long as we can remember but it became a global issue after the 9/11 attack. Numerous approaches have been used to combat...

Tech & Engineering

Threats Posed by Cyberspace Terrorism to the National Security, Businesses, and Individuals

Abstract In the contemporary world of business, technology is an essential element for enhancing competitive advantage. In addition to technology, globalization is also essential for large corporations in enhancing the expansion of markets for goods and services coupled with sourcing for cheap and competitive labor among other advantages. However, these...

Sociology

Concepts of Justice, Ethics and Social Equity

Introduction This section analyzes the concepts of justice and social equity. In the process, the section further provides explanations of the two concepts. In addition, the section presents some examples of threats to the concepts. The last part of the section shows the relationship between the two concepts of justice...

Transportation

Human Factors in Transportation

Introduction The various designs used in display and control systems are very useful in the control of human factors within transportation. This article gives an in-depth review of several design factors based on information controls, displays and system operations. The aim is to discuss the various experiences related to human...

Sciences

Methodology and Design for the Research

Introduction Effective people management is an essential element that organisations should focus on in their strategic human resource management practices. Leblebici (2012) opines that nowadays the “relationship between employees and employers may be seen upside down” (p.38). The high rate of global economic growth has presented individuals with numerous job...

Tech & Engineering

“Teachers’ Perceptions About Their Own and Their Schools’ Readiness for Computer Implementation” by du Plessis and Webb Analysis

Introduction Researchers use different methodologies when conducting their research based on the nature of their study and other factors. Sometimes researchers select methods that cannot address pertinent issues comprehensively in their area of research. Such wrong moves would result in unreliable data collection or analysis processing; making conclusions invalid. In...

History

The Lived Experiences of Native American Women Parenting Off Reservations

Problem Statement Researchers study various populations of people to compare how people live. Personally, I have found that there are special considerations that make Native Americans different from the rest. Some researchers are especially interested in the needs of such individuals who live on Native American reservations. For example, the...

Education

Retention Rates among African American Children

Introduction: Revealing the Test Results Motivation is an essential part of a student’s evolution as a learner, both in terms of their academic life and in a more general sense, i.e., the willingness to cognize the unknown and to improve one’s skills, evolving as a professional. Therefore, it is crucial...

Education

Ethics, Confidentiality, and Informed Consent

Introduction Osei (2013) argues that pursuing a doctoral degree is a fundamental aspect in individuals’ efforts to improve their career. However, one must meet certain requirements in order to obtain a doctoral degree. One of the requirements entails completing assignments and dissertations. Writing dissertations is a complex process, which covers...

History

Retention Rate for African American Females: A Research Proposal

Introduction: Education for African American Women in XXI Century Research Topic: Education Issues for African American Women The XXI century has opened a plethora of education related opportunities to a range of people. Since it is practically impossible to get a good job without a degree, the significance of new...

Education

Education of Minority Children 0-5 Years: A Mixed Methods Study

Abstract The proposed research will focus on investigating education of minority children younger than 5 years. The main problem under consideration is the issue that the development of some children’s language and speech skills is slow because their environment and caregiving are poor. As a result, young children may be...

Art

Importance of a Choir Director in Music Making

Introduction Choir directors possess the relevant skills in playing musical, pedagogical, liturgical, and administrative roles. In performing their functions, choir directors influence their participants in several ways as they embark on music-making sessions and other choral activities. Mantie (2012) emphasizes that the ways in which the choir directors undertake their...

Politics & Government

Western Sahara Dispute on Self-Determination

Introduction General Overview Western Sahara is one of the disputed territories in the globe. It is located in the Maghreb region in the northern part of the African continent. It is bordered by Morocco to the north, Mauritania to the south and east, and Algeria to the northeast (Jensen 12)....

Education

The Role of Leadership in Teacher Turnover

Using a minimum of five peer-reviewed articles from you specialization education leadership, compared and contrast at least three theories applicable to your specialization. Using one of the theories discussed above, select five additional peer-reviewed sources ad explain how theory adds or may add to our understanding of your specialization. Include...

Sociology

Drug Use Differences Among Student Athletes

Introduction Many physicians, parents and coaches worry about the effect of performance enhancing drugs (PED) in schools and colleges (Amy, n.d.). The Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) reports that in every thirty student-athletes, one will use performance-enhancing drugs like steroids (“Coalition addresses abuse of performance-enhancing drugs,” 2004). Research should...

Education

Inclusive Education: Best Practices for the Legally Blind

Abstract The goal of creating this report was to develop an inclusive education plan for a legally blind student based on an inclusive education framework. The inclusive education framework designed is based on national goals and standards for inclusive education, inclusion of community and parental involvement, allocation of infrastructure, curricula...

Politics & Government

The Implementation of the US International Policy in Afghanistan

Introduction The upcoming research will deal with the complex problems related to the implementation of the US international policy in Afghanistan. The social welfare policy of the US Department of Defense aims to ensure law-enforcement system in underdeveloped countries through Embedded Police Mentors’ (EPMs) training and assistance. The topic of...

Psychology

Social Environment Weight on Personality Development

Introduction Over the years, psychologists and scholars have been seeking to understand the very nature of human beings, along with concerted efforts to unearth how an individual develops a certain personality. In other words, scholars have been trying to address the development of different personalities. The overall study of personality...

Art

Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D Major: A Western Form of the Russian Music

While speaking about the musical heritage of the nineteenth century, composers, musicians, researchers, and critics usually refer to the figure of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky as one of the most acknowledged representatives of the Russian music tradition. This prominent person is an author of many remarkable compositions, operas, and symphonies. However,...

Politics & Government

The Dodd-Frank Act: Federal Policy Analysis

The Act President Obama assented to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (simply referred to as the Dodd-Frank Act) to make it a federal law on July 21, 2010 (White House, n.d). The Dodd-Frank Act was realized after more than a year of work to change the...

Tech & Engineering

Use of Knowledge Management Based Systems in Project Delivery

Abstract Background Improving the quality of PD and ensuring that the objectives of a project are fully accomplished is critical to the functioning of an organization. For this purpose, a well-developed knowledge management system is required. With the adoption of the KMBSs, one will integrate the principles of quality and...

Education

Social-Emotional Learning for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children

Introduction Early development of social and emotional skills is key to success in life. Socio-emotional competence comprises several major characteristics. First, a socially and emotionally competent person possesses excellent communication and critical thinking skills, which are particularly important in today’s rapidly evolving society (Sancassiani et al., 2015). Other qualities associated...

Psychology

16 Personality Factor Test Fifth Edition Analysis

Introduction A fairly simple analogy can be used to describe the human being, an analogy that has been used by many scholars in the study of human behavior. This complex being can be likened to a personal computer. A personal computer has basic features such as the profile of the...

Transportation

Prepare Community Prevention or Promotion Program Proposal

The study targets a community in the rural area within the United States. The main problem that this population faces is poor transport system that impedes their ability to access government-sponsored welfare programs. According to Burholt and Scharf (2014), the United States has one of the best transport systems within...

Education

The Role of Games and Stories in Motivating Students

Abstract Motivating students has never been an easy task. It requires the use of correct techniques and putting forth of effort in order to achieve a given set of goals. It is extremely challenging for an instructor to teach students who are less motivated and disinterested in the learning activity....

Politics & Government

Hayek, Friedrich on Capitalism

Abstract This study points out that Hayek’s view of capitalism does not resemble the same points of views advocated by other proponents of capitalism. His support of capitalism is rather unusual because he limits his objectives and targets a specific audience (petty bourgeoisie), as opposed to the general populace, or...

Sociology

Domestic Abuse and Forgiveness

Introduction Domestic violence against women includes physical assaults, sexual assaults, emotional abuse, isolation, threats, intimidation, financial control, and many other forms (Williamson, 2010). Domestic violence can lastingly damage a woman’s self-confidence, self-respect, self-esteem, and social and family life. However, it is important to note that men, while often the perpetrators...

Culture

How Various Races and Ethnicities View the Library

Introduction “The average American intellectual standard is lower than the average Japanese standard because of the blacks and Hispanics in the U.S” (Acuña, p. 29). This is a remark made by Yasuhiro Nakasone, a Japanese Prime minister, when he was making reference to the intellectual differences between people of different...

Sociology

Immigration and the Labor Market Relations

Introduction Background Recently we have observed an influx of immigrant workers into the United States from several countries with a majority being from Latin America and Asia. Today the United States has one of the highest numbers of immigrants taking up an average of 14% of the total American population,...

Psychology

Behaviorist, Humanistic, and Cognitive Theories Comparison

Various theoretical approaches exist in the framework of contemporary education and learning. Among them are behaviorist, humanistic and cognitive theories. An approach may be outlined as an assumption, which tends to expound on the functionality of a given aspect of human behavior, especially when undertaken during studies. Consequently, a lot...

Psychology

Emotional Theory Development in Advertising

Introduction Psychologists define emotions as an experience that is psychologically integrated into the mind of an individual, as a result of the interaction of the external and internal forces biochemically, in most cases we find that an individual’s emotions are associated with the character of the person, since the biochemical...

Psychology

Linking Human Development to the Human Condition

Themes The theme of “infant growth” surfaces in Kohlberg’s moral development theory because infants are normally under the authority of their parents. Moreover, infant growth is almost synonymously characterized by punishments (for the frequent mistakes infants make because they are not old enough to understand what is right and what...

History

The Biography of Lawrence of Arabia

Introduction Lawrence of Arabia was an incredible military strategist who used unconventional tactics to succeed over an overwhelming number of Turkish troops and thus boost his nation’s efforts in the Middle East. Lieutenant Thomas Lawrence role in the British campaign in the Middle Eastern region has been debated for decades...

Education

Ethical Considerations in Research

Introduction Ethics refers to a code of conduct that informs one of what is acceptable and what is not thus it basically defines what is required of a person when carrying out any task. In light of this, all institutions of learning have put in place regulations and policies in...

Family, Life & Experiences

Experiential Family Psychotherapy

Introduction At the dawn of the 21st century, the world is witnessing an increase in the number of family-related problems. Such problems include an increase in divorce rates, a decrease in marriage rates, and marriage postponements among others (David, 2000, P. 1-14). Robinson (1993) stated that these problems have been...

Sciences

Scientific Research: Ethical Principles

Introduction In order for the results of any scientific research to be accepted, ethical principles that are developed through different bodies of research must be followed. American psychological Association (APA, 2011) provides ethical principles that are applied in many social science studies. Other academic research bodies such as the National...

Transportation

Analysis of Consumer Perceptions in Cyprus

Introduction Explorative questionnaires were administered to a sample of 200 respondents representing consumers of Cyprus airline services. All respondents were passengers across the different airlines in Cyprus. Their opinions were sought in regard to the specific objectives of the study. These four main objectives were: To identify service quality factors...

Entertainment & Media

The Use of Internet Advertising in Marketing: Impact of Pop-ups and Banners Get Raising Brand Awareness or Annoyance

Abstract Advertising has significantly developed in cyberspace as the internet grows more popular. Online advertisements are recognized as an adept marketing strategy for their reach and cost-efficiency. Two popular types of online advertisements are web banners and pop-ups. This paper aims to determine consumers’ attitudes and reactions towards online web...

Psychology

Foundations of Behavioral Research

Introduction According to Ford-Martin and Frey, Gulf War Syndrome (GWS) refers to a number of various illness and symptoms that health experts have noticed in the US soldiers and their allies who took part in the Persian Gulf War between the years 1990 to 1991 (Ford-Martin and Frey, 2005). Scholars...

Education

The History of Progressive Education in Canada

Introduction The progressive education era in North America involved years when the federal governments grew increasingly active in educational issues, regulating the sector that was believed to form the core of America’s future. It was also the period when the government regulated several other sectors of the economy such as...

Tech & Engineering

Social Approaches for English in Technological Context

Introduction For many years, language teachers have consistently used technological aids in teaching foreign languages in different learning institutions. Technological aid has often come in the context of computer-aided teaching through the support of the World Wide Web to create a comprehensive online learning experience for students (Levy, 1997, p....

Law

Criminal Justice Issues

Introduction The community experiences a burden that is linked from crime and violence. There exist direct consequences that are linked to the quality of life. These consequences may include the reduced lifespan, intensive feeling of insecurity and a change in the way people behave due to the reduction in the...

Warfare

Terrorism Training Overview

Overview Since September 11, 2001, first responders have made significant progress strengthening capabilities needed to defend the nation against the threat of WMD coupled with terrorist threats. The DHS national guidelines developed and implemented nationwide have provided a durable framework for multi-agency coordination and cooperation. This is important because terrorist...

Education

Perspectives of Teachers and Parents on ESL in Early Childhood Education

Abstract Education as a Second Language (ESL) is a program designed to help students with limited proficiency in English. The program has an international implication as most if not all its students are derived internationally. This gives it its importance in enhancing cross-border transition. However, the program still has extrinsic...

Psychology

Psychological Theory Applied to Sexual Offenders

Introduction Adolescent sex offenders (ASOs) have been defined as young people from the age of twelve to eighteen who commit any illegal sexual act as defined by the sex crime statutes of the jurisdiction in which the offense occurred, with a person of any age either through use of force,...

Law

Crime Data Reports Usage

Introduction The use of crime data has been on the increase in the recent past. For instance, many organizations such as Forbes have, on many occasions, used crime data reports to compile a list of ‘America’s Safest Cities’, with the hope of encouraging people as well as law enforcers to...

Law

Incarceration and Rehabilitation Impact in Crime Reduction

Introduction Historically, each civilization has managed to define and design methods to punish those who go against society’s codes of conduct. In the 16th and 17th centuries,’ Europe applied brutal or rather cruel methods of punishments in death and mutilation. In the mid and late 20th century, however, rehabilitation was...

Education

Learning English and the Activity in the Class Relationship

Abstract This paper explores the relationship between taking notes and interactive learning processes in the classroom. It will examine Fiore’s (1985) research about classroom activities. This paper will also draw inferences from eight other sources. These assumptions will be based on my thesis, which states that interactive learning is more...

Psychology

Neuro-Linguistic Programming as a Process

Introduction NLP was an ideology propagated in the United States in the 1970s, and has largely been popularized as one means through which individuals can develop their self as well as their communication. The term was proposed by Bandler and Grinder (1975a) as a “purported systematic, cybernetic links between a...

Tech & Engineering

Voice over Internet Protocol Technology

Abstract This research study is a form of an argumentative research paper that seeks to explore whether or not Du and Etisalat, the two telecommunications organizations that have been licensed to provide VoIP services, should block their users from utilizing this technology. Background information of VoIP shall be examined, regarding...

Sciences

Relationship of Incentives and Customer Service Evaluations

The purpose of this study is to determine if there is truth in the assumption that by adding an incentive at the end of a transaction, a customer may potentially feel as though they were treated better than normal. As a result, customers who take a customer satisfaction survey may...

Tourism

Crystal Hotels: Development of Service Quality Scale

Abstract Crystal Hotels is a Hospitality and catering company which is a leading global player in the hospitality industry. The company is natively American with Headquarters in Georgia. The company has a formidable global network with entail sub-networks in the world over. As part of re-branding process CH introduced a...

Education

Effective Adult ESL Model Economic Impact on the Economy of Canada

Introduction English has acquired an international reputation as a world language due in large part to the globalized power relations of companies and governments (Graddol, 1997). English as a second language, also known as an ELS program, has evolved over the years and influenced economical and social sectors. Much advancement...

Education

Systems Theory in the Light of Three Scientists

Analyzing the Education system of Hispanic women in the light of Peter Senge Peter Senge presents the idea of learning as organizational success and analyzes learning on the basis of what he refers to as ‘shift of mind’. It is this ‘shift’ that is responsible for bringing change to any...

Tech & Engineering

Systems, Process and Use Case Modeling

Introduction Use case modeling has become the foundation of the most popular de facto standard technique for performing software requirements analysis and specification. However, use case modeling has its well-known problems, and different requirements engineers typically perform use case modeling differently. This paper provides a hierarchically organized set of detailed...

Art

Satire in Paddy Chefesky’s “The Hospital” and “Network”

Introduction Chayefsky’s unforgettable piece of screenwriting and popular movies of the American golden era has stamped his everlasting fame and name in the field of showbiz and literature. According to Jacqueline Z. Davis, Barbara G., and Lawrence A. Fleischman Executive Director for the Performing Arts, “Paddy Chayefsky was an innovative...

Education

Academic Motivation: Ethnic Teaching in Dutch Schools

Introduction In Dutch schools as in most other European schools, the ethnic divergence of the pupils has made teaching a greater exercise over some time. The migration of non-European minority people into Europe from the 1960s onwards has posed a different challenge to the teachers. Authors, Andrissen, Phalet & Lens...