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09 Jul 2013

Who were the real revolutionaries in France in 1789: the nobility, the bourgeoisie or the peasantry?

Case study - 4 pages - Educational studies

In 1789, the French Revolution broke out. During the course of the revolution, various classes of French society became involved. The nobility, who had had their political power diminished prior to 1789 under Louis XIV's reign, yearned to have increased political power, and amongst them were also...

09 Jul 2013

Summary note on definition of fair and equitable treatment

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

The MST has existed pursuant to the emblematic Neer case, in which the Commission held that “the treatment of an alien, in order to constitute an international delinquency, should amount to an outrage, to bad faith, to wilful neglect or duty, or to an insufficiency of governmental action so...

09 Jul 2013

Should everyone get married?

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

My mother once told me that she would have filed for a divorce with my father if not for her children. It is heart-wrenching to hear a woman make such a remark on her marriage, a legalized union between two people, especially when she is somebody whose blood courses through one's veins. In this...

08 Jul 2013

1984 contemporary politics

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

Literature has a mysterious way of predicting certain events. The fact that history tends to repeat itself amplifies this phenomena. The novel, 1984, George Orwell seems to make certain predictions that are evident in our current political system. Censorship and government surveillance are two...

05 Jul 2013

Historical developments of corrections and correctional models in the U.S

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

There have been many developments throughout the history of corrections which have brought about the controversial system we know of today. This system is strongly rooted in, surprisingly, religion and European values. However, the most influential of these practices comes from our own process of...

05 Jul 2013

On modernization and tradition

Case study - 7 pages - Educational studies

Legend has it that one day in 1871, there was a man who, having entered a food shop in Amsterdam, spotted some Japanese prints being used as wrapping paper. So enamored by these prints was he that he bought one on the spot—and, in so doing, revolutionized the history of Western art. Now, the...

02 Jul 2013

Mindfulness is awareness of relevant information

Case study - 1 pages - Educational studies

Mindfulness is awareness of relevant information. Constant sensory input without the proper means of handling it leads to a fragmented, less effective human being. A focused, mindful person understands what information is most important to their goal and pays attention to their own actions....

01 Jul 2013

Could the internet of things bring about Utopia?

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

The truth about humans is that we strive for the perfect society, in which people are equal in every aspect, and live in harmony, with no crimes or any problems; a world in which we can fulfill all our wants and needs. Simply put, we want to achieve Utopia. Since greater importance has been put...

28 Jun 2013

Why did the Tory party's electoral fortune revive between 1874 and 1900?

Case study - 5 pages - Educational studies

From 1846, the conservative party has been in minority in the commons, but at the end of the 19th century there was a conservative revival. Indeed, after 1880, the Tory party became dominant in the Victorian political life. The main actors of this revival were Disraeli, who was Prime Minister...

28 Jun 2013

How well did the legal system of early modern England work?

Case study - 5 pages - Educational studies

A legal system can be defined as the legislation enacted by the State institutions on the basis of tradition or law. In early modern England, the legal system was complex, relying on with overlapping institutions -local criminal courts, Church courts and royal courts-, on itinerant judges but...

21 Jun 2013

How Bison can help Native Americans

Case study - 4 pages - Educational studies

Violence and deceit have characterized the relationship between the federal government and Native Americans ever since the era of policy- driven expansionism. The aftermath of all the bloody wars and cultural conflict is the present situation of Native affairs. After tribes signed treaties...

21 Jun 2013

Integrated solution for more efficient wind power production

Case study - 5 pages - Educational studies

This paper is an Essay Proposal that intended to outline different approaches applied by specialized experts in the field of renewable energy sources, of which wind energy is one area of the theme. In order to argue for the factors that influence efficiency of producing power out of wind energy,...

21 Jun 2013

How Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson's plan of Reconstruction lead to America's Unfinished War

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

The Civil War was a defining moment in American history. The Civil War was fought between the northern and the southern regions of the United States, over the institution of slavery and its future in the union. The northern states had mostly abandoned the practice of slavery by the mid 1800s, but...

21 Jun 2013

How did the media, political and academic discourses portray young people in Britain, and what were the effects of these representations?

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

A discourse is a communication process which has the power to define a certain subject matter or topic and consequently directs the perception of people regarding that same subject matter or topic. It is a systematic and communicative method of forming knowledge and forwarding this knowledge as...

21 Jun 2013

The struggle for female identity in a male dominated world

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

Throughout history, the female has been, at the best of times underappreciated, and at the worst of times, demonized and persecuted. While many Feminist writers believe that this particular brand of prejudice originally stemmed from the story of Eve tempting Adam to fall from grace in the...

21 Jun 2013

Role of government in policy making

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

Most of us learned how the different parts of our government worked when we were in school. I cannot speak for everyone, but I know in my class not all of us knew how this would affect our adult life. Some of us only paid enough attention to understand how it worked in order to pass the class or...

21 Jun 2013

Evaluating eligibility rules

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

All social programs have a list of requirements a client must meet in order to be eligible to receive their services. Not every program will have the same criteria in which eligibility is based on, just as not every person will qualify for all programs. The qualifications depend on the type of...

21 Jun 2013

My student survival guide

Case study - 6 pages - Educational studies

Under the Library tab is a vast amount tools to help students with many different areas of their studies. I will talk about those I have used previously and intend to explore more within the future of my experience at Axia. I have used the University Library to do research and have searched...

21 Jun 2013

Water resources: Ottawa River Clean-Up

Case study - 4 pages - Educational studies

The Ottawa River has been an ongoing problem with pollution. Pollution and contaminates can, and most often do, include; heavy metals, detergents, organic pollution, and other pollutants which include chlorine, pesticides, raionuclides, acids and alkalis (Zmuida, 2012). People have been...

21 Jun 2013

Water resource plan: Letter to the editor

Sample letter - 2 pages - Educational studies

Recently there was an article published in your paper on freshwater pollution and contaminates. There is a way of solving this problem and I have mapped out a plan in which I feel could help the situation. Pollution and contaminates can, and most often do, include; heavy metals, detergents,...

21 Jun 2013

Opposing viewpoints: Autism is a serious public health crisis

Case study - 9 pages - Educational studies

According to Anne McElroy Dachel, Autism is now becoming an epidemic because of the increase of cases now being reported as compared to 20 years ago. Dachel, I feel is biased because her child was diagnosed with Autism almost 20 years ago and at the time of his diagnosis not much was known about...

20 Jun 2013

Critique and supports the role of psychology in education

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

Psychology is a subject that should be studied by everyone since it makes it easier to understand other people to enable you to respond appropriately and timely to their needs. This is especially important in learning institutions. It is vital that instructors in schools where...

20 Jun 2013

Origin population and distribution of the Dagestan and Caucasus groups

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

In the last decade, genetic variation in the human mtDNA has been studied extensively. About 99% of the population in Europe and America has been studied and general patterns have been explained. Ten mitochondrial DNA haplogroups have been used to categorize them. These are H, I, J, K, M, T, U,...

20 Jun 2013

Perioperative procedures

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

Provision of quality healthcare should be the ultimate goal of any health practitioner and institution. The process begins when a patient entrust their wellbeing to the practitioner. Be it a nurse, medical doctor, surgeon or pharmaceutical. One of the most important stages during surgical...

20 Jun 2013

Arguments for and against active euthanasia

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

Euthanasia is often referred to as mercy killing and has been undertaken in the medical profession for years to put patients with long illnesses out of suffering. Active euthanasia on the other hand, means that another person other than the patient intentionally ends a patient's life, for...

19 Jun 2013

Personal responsibility and peacemaking

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

The US is 300 million strong and counting. Sure, the indiscretions of George W. Bush led to the Iraq War, but there are 300 million people who could do something about it. Think about it this way, George W. Bush may have waged the war, but he did not fight it. Soldiers did the fighting. Workers...

18 Jun 2013

"Explain how much is constructed by the reader / viewers own socio-cultural make-up in the creation and reception of the Fantastic"

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

The effectiveness of a literary piece lies in its power to move the readers to see their lives connected or related to it. In fact, every author, in writing any piece of literature, faces a challenge of making his/her work appeal to the life experiences of people. Definitely, the author's task is...

18 Jun 2013

La Celestina in its cultural and historical context

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

La Celestina, written by Fernando de Rojas in 1499, is often considered one of the greatest works of Spanish literature, and with good reason. It set a precedent for future writings, both in Spain and abroad--even inspiring Shakespeare's masterpiece Romeo and Juliet. The play came...

18 Jun 2013

Labor relations paper

Case study - 4 pages - Educational studies

House Bill 190, or the Protecting America's Workers Act (PAWA) , is a bill that was introduced to the United States House of Representatives in January of 2011. The bill would expound on particular safety provisions in the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSH) of 1970. To truly...

18 Jun 2013

Foundations paper

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

The United Way has many projects in which they provide services for. Some of these are help in education of the youth, their campaign for the common good, transportation services, and penny drives. All of these things go a long way to serve those in communities across the nation. They are a very...