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Discipline is Not Abuse - Many people today are getting arrested for simply disciplining a child. But, in older times disciplining a child set good moral standards and taught that child on what that child was supposed to do and what not to do. There is a fine line between abuse and discipline. So what is child abuse. Child abuse consists of any act of commission or omission that endangers or impairs a child’s physical or emotional health and development. Child abuse includes any damage done to a child which cannot be reasonably explained and which is often represented by an injury or series of injuries appearing to be non-accidental in nature....   [tags: Moral Standards, Child Abuse, Discipline]
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Discipline that Encourages Moral Behavior - I think as parent's we have all wondered what types of discipline can encourage moral behavior, and what types of discipline should we avoid. One of the most powerful types of discipline that can foster moral development is inductive discipline. Inductive discipline is a way you can teach a child to consider others feelings. For example, if your child is playing at the park and they hit another child what do you do. A powerful tool to use is talk to your child about the event of hitting another child and then help them to see how what they done hurt the other child's feelings....   [tags: Child Discipline] 961 words
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Conflict and Resolution in Herbert's Discipline - Conflict and Resolution in Herbert's Discipline       George Herbert’s struggle to be humble enough to fully accept God’s undying love can be located within each of his poems. The way in which Herbert conveys this conflict is by utilizing structure as well as metaphysical techniques. This combination of literary devices creates a physical reality that allows Herbert, or the poetic speaker, to “make his feelings immediately present” (245). These devices, at first, appear to be artificial and contradictory to the poet’s goal of making God’s word visible....   [tags: discipline] 1286 words
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Discipline Model Comparison - ... Reinforcing the code of conduct consists posting it in the classroom, making sure the students understand it, and using problem solving when problems happen. When conflict arises Albert suggests using the 6 D’s to resolve conflict. These are to define the problem, declare the need, describe the feelings, discuss possible solutions, decide on a plan of action, and determine the plans effectiveness. There are also three C’s of the cooperative discipline model. The first is capability, in which the focus is on students past success and is meant to build students confidence....   [tags: cooperative discipline, discipline with dignity]
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Physical Discipline with Children - ... Dr. Robert E. Larzelere conducted a spanking study in 1996, where he studied data from 166 spanking studies. After carefully studying the research, he was unable to find any convincing evidence that non-abusive spanking caused any damage to children (Larzelere). Likewise, Diana Baumrind and Elizabeth Owen, from the University of California at Berkeley came to the same conclusion. Baumrind and Owens studied data from 100 families over a twelve year period. The children of the families were interviewed and observed by two teams of psychologists at the ages of 4, 9, and 14....   [tags: spanking, parenting, discipline]
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Discipline in the 80's Classroom - Growing up as child of the 80's and early 90's, if I went to school and received a paddling or spanking for doing something wrong, I was quite aware of, or at least had the knowledge of the bad behavior that was disregarded and the consequences of my inappropriate action. Furthermore, being conscious of the fact that my parents were hundred percent supportive of corporal punishment in any school district I attended, whether it was in the public or private school setting. In addition, being raised to understand that discipline at school was the same at home....   [tags: student behavior,corporal punishment,discipline]
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Forms of Discipline: Punishment is too Aggressive - In recent studies, researchers have found that ninety percent of parents spank their children; yet, seventy-three percent of mothers report that their child will continue to repeat their behavior they were disciplined for (Ogilvie). Based of this information, the effectiveness of this form of discipline seems to be incredibly low. Now consider another fact: how harmful is this to children physically and mentally. Would this affect them as they grow up and even continue to affect them into their adulthood....   [tags: punishments, discipline, spanking]
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Pat Conroy's The Lords Of Discipline - Pat Conroy's "The Lords Of Discipline" Conroy displays his life through his novel, The Lords of Discipline, to give readers a visual demonstration of how life connections can transform the entity of a novel. Conroy's attendance to the Citadel, his family, and the South helped influence his innovative writing style. "A lifetime in a Southern family negated any possibility that he [Will/Conroy] could resign from the school under any conditions other than unequivocal disgrace (6)." Conroy's family held a strong control over his will to renounce the hardship of the Citadel....   [tags: Lords Discipline Pat Conroy] 598 words
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A Parent Should Consider Other Means of Discipline Than Spanking Their Child - Whenever a parent disciplines (means of correcting) a child, they are teaching them, and letting them know there are boundaries in life. Often time, children misbehave for one or several reasons: they want attention, do not know right from wrong, or do not know how to express their feelings, or simply want to see how for they can go outside their boundaries. Even though spanking a child may be a quick way of discipline, the effects sometimes do not accomplish the goal a parent is trying to convey....   [tags: discipline, child development,] 765 words
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The Fifth Discipline by Peter Senge - The Fifth Discipline by Peter Senge      In his book The Fifth Discipline, Peter Senge emphasizes his model of a "learning organization," which he defines as "an organization that is continually expanding its capacity to create its future." A learning organization excels at both adaptive learning and generative learning.      Senge describes five disciplines that are necessary for a learning organization. "Learning organization" is a catchphrase covering the ideal of an organization built on vision, teamwork, openness, flexibility, ability to act under changing conditions, and so forth and so on....   [tags: Fifth Discipline Peter Senge Essays Business]
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Section 59 of the Crimes Act and a Parent's Right to Discipline their Child - The change to Section 59 of the Crimes Act compromises a parent’s right to discipline their child. Parents are in a position of authority in which they are responsible for shaping their children into respectful, law abiding citizens, and often a light smack to the hand or bottom is an effective way of teaching the right attitude and behaviour. If a child displays behaviour that goes against what their parents are teaching them, a light smack is often necessary in letting the child know what they are doing is wrong....   [tags: discipline, children, parenting, Section 59 of th] 705 words
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Foucault's Discipline and Punish and Power and Sex - Foucault's "Discipline and Punish" and "Power and Sex" Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age- Frank Lloyd Wright Darkness is meant to conceal, light is meant to expose, and there is power intrinsically imbued in both of these. Murderers hide in the dark, waiting for their victims, and the atrocities of different countries are hidden in history and official memos and propaganda. At the same time, light exerts power because it illuminates, it discovers, it creates vulnerability on all it touches....   [tags: foucault discipline punish power Sex Essays]
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Definition of Military Discipline - Definition of Military Discipline Military Discipline is a state of order and obedience existing within a command. It involves the ready subordination of the will of the individual for the good of the group. Military discipline is an extension and specialized application of the discipline demands habitual but reasoned obedience that preserves initiative and functions unfalteringly even in the absence of the commander. Discipline is created within a command by instilling a sense of confidence and responsibility in each individual....   [tags: Definition Disciplines Military Army Essays] 894 words
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Discipline and Management - Discipline, management frequently interchanged in the education field, although they are distinctly different, and need treated as separate entities. Classroom management is the teacher’s responsibility and discipline is the student’s responsibility. Behavior and misbehavior are also terms that get confused. Classroom management, discipline, behavior and misbehavior are important aspect of every classroom. In order to have a well-organized classroom, the need to define and understand these terminologies becomes imperative....   [tags: Education, Compare/Contrast]
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Discipline of Management - In today’s competitive landscape, organizations must utilize every resource to its fullest in order to achieve profitability. Peter F. Drucker, who is known as “the founding father of the discipline of management”, informs us that employees are assets, which should be treated as a company’s most valuable resource. The key players involved in utilizing this valuable resource are the managers of a company. Managers have a vital role in a company and the effort they put forth into their tasks and responsibilities will directly affect the success of a company....   [tags: Business Management] 1280 words
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Discipline vs Democracy: Party Discipline in Canadian Politics - Canada has been claimed to be a country of democracy and fairness, where majority rules and everyone gets a say. Though this is evident in some areas of Canada, in The House of Commons and in the political background it is not. Members of Parliament are not as powerful as they are said to be and due to party discipline, the amount of power they actually have is very limited. Party discipline has taken Members of Parliament and trained them to obey whatever the leader of the Party and their whips say, just like seals....   [tags: Canadian Political Essays]
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Lookin Past the Surface of Discipline - When the majority of the population hears the word discipline they automatically associate the word with terms like punish and control. These clichéd adjectives will limit a person’s ability to expand their thinking past an evident definition. This limitation blinds them from seeing more than one interpretation of the word, thus preventing the consideration that maybe discipline is more than just a form of punishment. Discipline is to enforce a firm collection of guidelines either to correct an undesirable behavior or to achieve a certain goal with the intended objective of beneficial results....   [tags: punishments, timeout, self-control] 569 words
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The Many Ways to Discipline a Child - Some people believe spanking a child is child abuse, and that it causes the child to grow up aggressive and violent. This would mean that every child that is spanked during their developmental stages will grow up to be an example of bad behavior. However, there is no actual data or information that can confirm that spanking a child will cause a child to grow up to be violent or too aggressive. Children have been trained to obey rules or a set code of behavior for centuries. It is the best way to mold a child to be a respectable adult, and they can pass on the behavior to their future children....   [tags: spanking, corporal punishment]
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Discipline and Management In The Classroom - Discipline and management are two terms that are used in regards to teachers and classrooms in schools today. What exactly does discipline and management mean. Are these two terms related or are they different. Why are they important in today’s educational setting. The answers to these questions can have a huge impact on the success of a teacher in the classroom. Picture the following: In classroom A, the students are all quietly working in small groups as the teacher walks between the groups lending support when needed....   [tags: Education]
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On How Discipline is Necessary in Everything - Discipline is necessary in everything. Without discipline, there would not be success, unity, or peace. A world where there is no discipline is a world of chaos and corruption. Relatively, a church without discipline can be listless and unable to operate to the best of its ability. Discipline is essential to everything and especially to churches. In order to better understand the significance of discipline, I have interviewed a clergywoman from my church and will compare her answers to my questions to John Calvin’s Institutes of the Christian Religion....   [tags: John Calvin, sin in Church]
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Discipline and Children: A Christian Perspective - Discipline or Violence “Train-up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.” Proverbs 22:6 (ESV-Bible, 2001) Without doubt, many who are parents today they never had the proper instruction on how to discipline their children, and this is because they were disciplined the wrong way, since much of the discipline that they received was applied many times by neglect and even the physical abuse, and giving this as a result that they want to apply what they received, although this was applied in the wrong way....   [tags: Parents, Example, Bible] 1604 words
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Does Spanking Send The Wrong Message? - While many adults would argue that hitting people is wrong, spanking children continues to be used as an acceptable form of discipline. Many parents think spanking will teach children not to do things that are forbidden, stop them quickly when they are being irritating, and encourage them to do what they should. So what do children learn from being spanked. The hitting itself doesn’t teach them anything. How contradictory is it for you to say that your child cannot hit or hurt anyone else—but that you can hurt him whenever you think it's appropriate....   [tags: Discipline] 1089 words
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Reflections on Cooperative Discipline in the Classroom - I recently took a course on cooperative discipline and found that many of my own beliefs and practices involving discipline in the classroom were validated and reinforced throughout the class. Students do choose how they will behave and the best way (maybe even the easiest way) to get them to make the right choices in the classroom is to foster a feeling of mutual respect and to give them a sense of responsibility or classroom ownership. Kids want discipline, or maybe to put it differently they want structure and predictability....   [tags: Education, teaching]
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Discipline and Justice in the Military and Navy - Before 1951, the Army and Navy operated under laws derived directly from the British Articles of War in force prior to the Revolutionary War (Pound 2002). In those days, soldiers and sailors possessed few rights. The old system enforced discipline rather than justice. Punishments ranged from execution, flogging and hard labor with ball and chain. The changes began. In 1850, the Navy outlawed flogging. After World War I, the three levels of courts were introduced and continue to this day. These are the general, special and summary levels, applied according to the seriousness of the charges....   [tags: revolutionary war, soldeirs, laws] 1897 words
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Discipline in the Perfect Classroom - There are two choices for you as you want to study. A noisy classroom or a quiet one. Which one do you like. Without doubt, The one that has discipline is the correct answer. Discipline is important to education because it influences the environment, teachers and yourselves. What is discipline in your mind. Discipline is the act of training someone to obey rules or certain behaviors. That means that seriousness, hard-working and beyond. Students should remember well what they are playing of in school....   [tags: education, environment, noisy, teachers] 540 words
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Discipline and Punish the Birth of Prsions - ... The change in attitudes toward public punishment resulted in punishment becoming “the most hidden part of the penal process”. Foucault discusses the many transitions that take place leading up to the modern day prison system. There were many relevant transitions that took place between the seventeenth and the twentieth centuries. One of the most relevant of the many transitions was the transition of justice from the monarch to the bourgeoisie. The new bourgeoisie system of justice was more property and class driven then crime driven....   [tags: prison system, crimes, criminal justice] 1061 words
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Spank Or Not To Spank - Spank Or Not To Spank Have you ever been out in public and a parent and child is having a fighting match because the child wants something that the parent want buy or the child just runs off while the parent is busy looking for something. What about the child that is laying on the floor kicking and screaming in an attempt to get there way. These particular scenarios happen all the time and parents are then put in a position to either disciple their child right on the spot by spanking their bottom or just speaking to the child in a harsh manner....   [tags: Discipline]
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Defining Military Discipline and Values - Military Discipline is a state of order and obedience existing within a command. Self discipline in the military is where soldiers do the 4 rights without being told, even in the absence of the commander. Discipline is created within a unit by instilling a sense of confidence and responsibility in each individual. To strengthen discipline, senior leaders need to give praise to their subordinates, either individually or as a whole, for tasks done well. By doing this, it will accomplish every commanders goal of having a unit that functions well and builds a bond which binds together the team....   [tags: army, armed forces] 1379 words
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My Personal Philosophy of Discipline - Discipline is a way of behaving which shows the willingness to obey rules or a code of behavior. It is also a way of knowing the right from the wrong, the acceptable from the unacceptable. Teaching children discipline should help them engage with others and behave better in situations. It should also help them control and modify their behavior depending on the situation and the environment. It should help them to maintain positive behavioral equilibrium under persuasion and inducement, chaos and confusion....   [tags: Willingness, Obey Rules, Code of Behavior]
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Discipline and Punish by Michel Foucault - ... The ingenuity of the architecture allows for a greater number of people to be controlled, with less people controlling them. In fact, as long as there is a center tower in the middle, it doesn’t matter if someone is watching or not because the prisoners would never know. The Panopticon’s architecture has power of people’s minds. Those in power decide what is normal and abnormal, and in these examples being unproductive or disruptive is abnormal. Consequently, it is no surprise that Panopticons, or institutions with constant surveillance, exist in society....   [tags: constant surveillance, panopticism]
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Ideology Teaches a Life of Discipline - Ideology has always remained an integral part of the domain of Cultural Studies, especially with regards to the teaching of the discipline. Cultural Studies, to a large extent focus on the emerging identities that take part within one particular culture, and often, these identities are represented by the ideologies. Although, the use of ideology as a domain of study within this field has tended to decrease in the recent years, it should be noted that it is one of the most important ‘conceptual’ category within this academic discipline....   [tags: culture, relationships, humanities] 1439 words
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The Negative Consequences of Discipline - ... According to Adams, zero tolerance is a flawed measure of discipline as it often over-punishes students for minor misdemeanors such as tardiness or disobedience (Adams, 2000, 147). To combat this misbehavior, the 1990s saw a rise in medicalized forms of discipline as an alternative to zero tolerance. Students are often diagnosed as having ADD or ADHD and are subsequently put on medication that controls their inattentive or hyperactive behavior (Adams, 2000, 148). Adams suggests a micro-level alternative to zero tolerance in the form of “conflict resolution and peer mediation”, where the aim is to teach students to evaluate their actions, rationally consider their choices, and make bette...   [tags: labeling theory, criminal behavior] 1842 words
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The Fifth Discipline by Peter Senge - ... the degree to which the generation of new knowledge builds upon current knowledge (Malerba, 2002b). He identifies three different sources of cumulativeness. The first source is learning processes and dynamic increasing returns at the technology level. The cognitive nature of learning processes and the past knowledge constrain current research, but also generate new questions and new knowledge. The second source is related to organisational capabilities. These capabilities are firm specific and can be improved only gradually over time....   [tags: knowledge, learning process] 653 words
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Effective Discipline in Classroom Management - As a teacher managing problem behavior in your classroom can be one of the most challenging tasks. Behavior problems can range from disruption of lessons to acts of violence against fellow students and teachers. Children’s emotional setbacks and life challenges can also contribute to behavior issues at school. A study done by the Justice Center and the Public Policy Research Institute found that six out of ten students suffered from an “emotional disturbance” and were expelled or suspended between seventh and twelfth grade (Firke, 2011)....   [tags: Behavior Management ]
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A Child's Need for Discipline - Parenthood is the hardest job in the world, but done right it can be the most rewarding. Teaching a child the right way from a young age will pay dividends. A child needs guidelines in which to follow in order to develop into a well rounded adult. Showing the child the right way from the start will make the growing and learning process easier for them. A child taught to use manners as early as they start to talk will use them naturally as they progress through childhood, manners might not be high up on modern day parent’s lists of priorities, but, the concept of manners brings with it also the concept of respect for others, the two go hand in hand....   [tags: Child Development] 675 words
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Art as an Academic Discipline - Question 1. a. What do you think art is. What is art. Art is that which is pleasing to the senses or of more than significant importance (Cothren & Stokstad, 2011, p. xxvii). It is also said that art is an opinion (South University Online, 2014). Anybody can have their own opinion of a piece of art, but very few people can actually judge art. Of course, everyone still has their own opinion. A mother will see her one-year-olds painting and see a work of art. A true work of art invokes a need to understand what the artist was saying or feeling at that specific time....   [tags: art, artistic, creativity, lamentation]
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Intercultural Communication: An Eveolving Discipline - Intercultural communication is an evolving discipline that encapsulates the interactions between individuals or groups from different backgrounds. Diversity and the need for cultural awareness are forever increasing, and this solidifies the direction in which diversity will take in the future. Intercultural communication is going to be a tremendous part of our future and as individuals it will be part of our personal, social and professional relationships.   Intercultural Communication: An Evolving Discipline Effective communication with people of difference cultures can be especially challenging....   [tags: Communication ]
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Discipline Literacy of Material Engineering - Material science, which is also known as material engineering, is considered an interdisciplinary field and it mainly applies the properties of matters on the earth to a variety of areas concerning science and engineering. In the more advanced stage, the discipline will reach a new scientific field to explore the connection between the structure of materials at the atomic or molecular level and their macroscopic attributes. Moreover, it also includes factors of applied physics and chemistry in which Nano science and nanotechnology have been put the most attention....   [tags: material science, matter, atomic level]
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Peter Senge's The Fifth Discipline - Peter Senge’s book The Fifth Discipline is truly the authority on “systems thinking.” This is a leadership framework used by organizations to improve learning within their system. Senge further develops a strategy on how we can renew our minds to see the dynamic complexity within any given system. Senge defines an element of dynamic complexity within system thinking as “seeing wholes.” (p. 68). He describes that we can develop a framework to seeing interrelationships rather than just “snapshot.” (p....   [tags: success in global leadership practices] 527 words
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Resortive Justice to Discipline Students - Introduction For a long time it was thought that there is only one way to discipline students. But recently a new method has arisen and is becoming ever more popular. It is restorative justice. This method involves restorative practises that are meant to teach long term lessons while it’s opposite, zero-tolerance, is more of a short term solution. Zero-tolerance is punitive punishment for unruly behaviour that often consists of detention, suspension and expulsion. There are mixed views on which of these methods are better to use on students....   [tags: Long Term Lessons, Short Term Solutions]
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Reasonable Discipline: A Literary Examination - Charles Foran’s “Kids R Hell” presents an array of experts’ analysis on parenting values concerning child discipline (with Foran’s input on the inaccuracy of each one). He postulates, “To approach every disciplinary decision with the thought that it may prove permanently injurious to your child's wellbeing or your own self-worth is to invite madness into your house.” Ridiculing parents who condemn ever physically punishing children, Foran espouses that a slap on the face when a child misbehaves displays severe implausibility of traumatizing that child or labeling the parent as a child abuser; in addition, he finds the notion of never using corporal punishment preposterous and a sure way not...   [tags: Literary Analysis]
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Discipline and Students with Disabilities - Public Law 94-142: The Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975, now called Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), requires states to provide free, appropriate public education (FAPE) for every child regardless of disability. This federal law was the first to clearly define the rights of disabled children to receive special education services if their disability affects their educational performance. A parent of a special education student also has basic rights under IDEA including the right to have their child evaluated by the school district and to be included when the school district meets about the child or makes decisions about his or her education....   [tags: Special Education]
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Greece's Lack of Economic Discipline - ... Getting new loans Greek government, however, did not manage money so as to improve labor productivity and, thereby, competitiveness of the national economy which, on the contrary, was falling out of decline in the industrial sector. In prospect reasonable capital investments in Greek economy could facilitate its growth and consequently more revenues to cover the existing government debt. Instead of this government spending was devoted only to current consumption. Greek government debt was increasing and exceeded the permissible limit provided by the SGP, but the European Union imposed no sanctions in response....   [tags: debt, budget crisis, recession] 1056 words
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Self-Discipline: A Civil Virtue - Self-Discipline: A Civil Virtue Self-Discipline As stated by Arthur Combs “ If our democratic society is to function effectively, it requires self-disciplined, caring citizens who are willing to pull their own weight and contribute to their own and their community’s welfare. People learn self-discipline in the process of growing up.” (Combs 260-263) If humans did not practice self-discipline our society would certainly not be what it is today. Just about everyone knows what self-discipline is but the act of doing it can be a little tricky at times....   [tags: community welfare, growing up]
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Three Categories of Discipline - Discipline is an essential component of every child’s developmental process. From birth, the primary deficiency of children is their lack of knowledge and understanding of the world. Contrary to the negative connotation of the word’s modern usage, “discipline” actually has origin in Latin meaning “to teach.” Therefore, discipline is simply the teaching of information that is necessary for children to be successful in their respective environments. In child development, discipline refers to the teaching of self-control and morals intended to foster sound reasoning and behavior....   [tags: Child Development]
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Different Views of Discipline - ... If the child proves to the parent that he or she is sorry for what they have done, that they have learned from their poor choices, and will make note of what they will do differently in the future, then he or she can have their toy or games back. This may take a few hours, or even a couple days. The main idea to remember is that the child must learn from their bad behaviors and this type of discipline will become quite useful. About 94 percent of parents around the world use a type of discipline on their children (Reaney, 2007)....   [tags: spanking, privileges, incentives] 904 words
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Weakening Canadian Party Discipline - In our Canadian parliamentary system there are many ideologies and practices which aid in the successful running of our country. One of the more important ideologies and practices in our political system is the notion of strict party discipline. Party discipline refers to the notion of members of a political party “voting together, according to the goals and doctrines of the party, on issues that are pertinent to the government” or opposition in the House of Commons. In this paper, I will be discussing the practice of party discipline in the Canadian parliamentary system as well as the ways in which a change in the practice of strict party discipline to weaker party discipline would result...   [tags: International Government ]
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Methods of Child Discipline - Because the beliefs, education and cultures of people vary so much, along with the age of the child, methods of child discipline vary widely. The topic of child discipline involves a wide range of fields such as parenting, behavioural analysis, developmental psychology, social work and various religious perspectives. Advances in the understanding of parenting have provided a background of theoretical understanding and practical understanding of the effectiveness of parenting methods. The word discipline is defined as imparting knowledge and skill, to teach....   [tags: child punishment,human rights,education]
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Positive Discipline Enhances Lives - ... In recent years as the media blows up certain sport the occurrence of athlete misconduct in those sports appears to have grown rapidly. Misconduct places a negative stigmatism on the entire organization, not just the player. More often than not negative behavior on the field of play can be traced back to behavior displayed in practice and other games. Athletes can sense when they are just a body on the field or when they are the go to person. Both of the fore mentioned situations, could very well leave a player feeling pitiful or privileged....   [tags: athletics, coaching is like parenting]
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Discipline in Special Education - Since 1975 education has changed drastically, especially the education of students with disabilities. Two cases that catalyzed the debate for change were Brown vs. Topeka Board of Education and Mills v. Board of Education of the District of Columbia. The first case took place in 1954 when the Brown v. Topeka Board of Education (1954) case opened the doors for parents and educators to argue for equal access to education for students with disabilities. This case inspired educational reform for these students by guaranteeing equal protections under the law as stated in the fourteenth amendment (Blanchett, Mumford, & Beachum, 2005)....   [tags: Students, Disabilities, Special Education]
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Foucault's Discipline and Punish - Crime is inevitable in society, whether it be in traditional societies or in modern society. However, with an action, there are always has to be a consequence, however when breaking the law, the consequences are rather bad, and sometimes harsh. This is called punishment. Discipline is enforcing acceptable patterns of behaviour and teaching obedience. In an excerpt called Discipline and Punish, contemporary theorist Michael Foucault explains these two concepts. This paper will summarize the author’s main points; provide a comparison with a theorist previously lectured on in class, as well as a personal interpretation of Foucault’s arguments....   [tags: Violence, Brutality, Imprisonment] 816 words
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Children´s Discipline and Spanking - Many parents find themselves using frequent sayings such as, “do not touch that”, do not do that”, and “stop being mean to your sister!” Along with those sayings, parents still refer to a specific passage from the Bible, Proverbs 22:15, which states: Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him. The chapters 22 and 23 of Proverbs speak of how the rod should be used and when. It also tells parents spanking the child will not kill him. Many researchers and parents would argue these facts and state is does cause harm but if they could understand the limitations of the teachings, incorporate communication, and set boundaries the use of a rod...   [tags: Bible, Love, Boundaries]
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Marketing Discipline Constantly Changing - Introduction The marketing discipline is moving at breakneck speed right now. New channels are added daily, new techniques are changing daily responsibilities, and new strategies are changing the way marketers think. With so many changes flying at the modern marketer There is a continuous change in the marketing world. Daily new channels are getting added which makes the marketer to think in hundred different directions. There have been changes in the consumer’s tastes and the method of interaction over a period of time....   [tags: leads, purchasing, loss] 2058 words
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Child Discipline - Children in today’s society seems to be more “out of control” than prior generations. Is this due to lack of discipline. For generations children were spanked, had their mouths smacked when back talking, or other various forms of discipline that today would be viewed as child abuse. With today’s generation, when spanking, if a mark is left on that child for longer than 24 hours, it is considered child abuse. How did society, who once thought spanking was okay, go to not seeing eye to eye. Through many years of research, psychologist are beginning to see that spanking or being aggressive with children has long term effects on those children....   [tags: Child Psychology ]
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Discipline in the Classroom - Discipline in the Classroom When interviewing Professor I found that by working diligently and participating in class, earning a good grade could be a task, which could be competed easily. Professor Jesse Ligo is the freshmen accounting teacher at Thiel College In the one on one interview his personality seemed straight forward almost like is class. Professor Ligo described him as hard working gentlemen who hate laziness and other forms of procrastination. Ligo had many reasons for selecting this form of discipline to teach....   [tags: Papers] 594 words
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What is Discipline and How Does It Work? - I chose DISCIPLINE for this research paper. DISCIPLINE can mean something to one person and have a whole different mean to someone else. To some, DISCIPLINE is a way of life, and to others, DISCIPLINE is something they were taught. I knew DISCIPLINE was going to be the word I chose to research because in the military, will need a great deal of DISCIPLINE. DISCIPLINE is needed to successfully complete the assignments that are given by the Drill Sergeant and Cadre. DISCIPLINE can also be hard to have which makes it hard to be successful....   [tags: principle over desire]
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Party Discipline in the House of Commons and Senate - In light of the recent Senate scandal, the public’s attention has been directed to the government’s credibility and its members’ discipline again. Mike Duffy’s 90,000 dollars scandal has put the Canadian government’s party discipline into the spotlight. While it is well-known amongst general public, there are other similar incentives and disincentives shared between the Members of the Parliament (MPs) and senators in keeping them disciplined, as well as some different ones that set them apart. In this essay, I am going to analyze the main levers of party discipline in the House of Commons and the Senate for their effectiveness....   [tags: motivations, effectiveness, parliament] 1715 words
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Parents and Children: Effective Discipline and Communication - Parents and Children: Effective Discipline and Communication One of the biggest issues for parents to resolve has been the ways in which they discipline their child. Along with these concerns, parents and child psychologists have battled to find a solution to common problems of communication between parents and children. While many styles and methods have been used to address these issues and responsibly raise a child to adulthood, many great debates of parenthood have continued through time. How do effective parents discipline and communicate with their children....   [tags: Parenting ]
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Discipline Teaches a Child to Follow the Rules - ... I have three children and I can tell you that they are all very different. That being said, I have found that determining what type of discipline is effective for each child is as unique as they are. My oldest daughter did not like being put in time out, as she had to be where the action was. So, a good punishment for her for breaking the rules was to send her to time out. My son, on the other hand, likes solitude. I would send him to his room and come back later to find he had been playing with his toys and couldn’t have been happier....   [tags: punishment, rewards, responsibility] 628 words
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Self-Discipline Is the Best Discipline: A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller - ... Despite this, Miller says acting aggressively becomes a problem when people like Eddie do so because of an error in moral judgment. However, unlike Greek tragedy, Miller believes people are not originally fated for doom, like in Christian tragedy. Miller says, “it is necessary to understand that such a sealed fate cannot be accepted” (Weales 3). If men can overcome their flaws, they can escape failure, which Miller’s ultimate purpose in writing A View from the Bridge. Although Miller believes tragic flaws are manageable, he still believes an unnatural tragic flaw will result in failure....   [tags: tragic hero, brooklyn, inspiration] 1470 words
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Foucault's Discipline and Punish: The birth of the prison - Foucault is best remembered for his historical inquiries into the origins of “disciplinary” society in a period extending from the 16th to the 19th centuries. Today, however, under the conditions of global modernity, the relevance of his contribution is often called into question. With the increasing ubiquity of markets, the break up of centralized states and the dissolution of national boundaries, the world today seems far removed from the bounded, disciplinary societies Foucault described in his most famous books....   [tags: Theory of the Disciplinary Society]
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Disciplined Hearts by Theresa O'Nell - Disciplined Hearts by Theresa O'Nell I enjoyed reading Disciplined Hearts by Theresa O'Nell because i find that many people today do not know a lot about the Native American culture and what they have been through. Their cultures history is not talked about as much the African American or Hispanic's are. Most Americans know about the hardships that the African American and Hispanics had to overcome to assimilate to the level that they are today. I think O'Nell is trying to talk about the history of the Native American culture because, she believes that the reason that their culture is not well-known because of the fact that they have chosen to keep living like their ancestors and not assim...   [tags: o'nell Theresa Disciplined Hearts] 1268 words
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Corporal Punishment as a Means of Discipline for Children - This paper focuses on the views of corporal punishment as it relates to the discipline of children and why the topic is so controversial. The paper will state various definitions of corporal punishment as well as a brief history of punishing children with physical force. The paper will also state the alternatives and disadvantages as a discipline tool for children why corporal punishment may not be the best method of punishment for children. The paper highlights research and experiments performed with regard to punishing children as well as states statistics of physical abuse and lists some alternatives of corporal punishment that are just as effective....   [tags: physical force]
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The Development of Public Administration as an Academic Discipline - ... In government some other thing must be studied in order to be performed well in the society.Some other country were struggling against the change on government.On the other country there was no struggle and there was employment for everybody,with the liberal principlees of government and methods of administration.The most focus issues: management practices and problems. Through the academic programs and research activities,the discipline seeks to develop a new career of professional,effective and efficient managers critical to the transformation of the South African public and non-governmental sector.Discipline seeks to provide management training in the public sector and non-governmenta...   [tags: service delivery from government]
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How Important is God in the Discipline of Children? - ... However, it is then necessary to understand that God must be the central focus in the families and they will not only be healthy families, but also these families that may be the carriers and transmitters of the good news of salvation to all those who allow and believe that only by having faith in God, bring the necessary breakthrough to their families. Yet many scholars recognize the need that many need to believe in something much more powerful than science itself, in which many of their questions will be answered, “It was within biblical scholarships that thinkers first raised questions about what religious people do what they do, or how religion and theology inform the concept of sel...   [tags: Parents, Church, Bible] 1109 words
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Nursing Process Discipline and Independent Nursing - Nursing process discipline is a nursing theory developed by nursing theorist, Ida Jean Orlando. This theory, one of the first written about the nursing process, was written to help establish nursing as an independent function in providing health care for a patient. Through this independent nursing function, Orlando developed her theory on the concept of the nurse-patient interaction. During that interaction the nurse recognizes a patient behavior as an “… immediate need for help” (George, 2011, p....   [tags: Nursing Essays]
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Spanking: Discipline or Abuse – Who Decides? - “Whoso shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.” -Jesus Christ (Scofield Reference Bible , Matthew 18:6) A parent’s right to spank their child has been an issue of great debate for a long time. On one side of the debate are people who feel that to strike a child in any way automatically constitutes abuse. The opposing side believes that parents are within their legal and, more importantly, their moral rights to discipline their child as they see fit....   [tags: Child Psychology ]
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English as a Compulsory Discipline in Arab Schools - ... The two years secondary cycle includes two main streams. The widely attended stream is the comprehensive secondary that is awarded with the Tawjihi, a general secondary certificate (GSEC). This comprehensive stream qualifies students for universities admission, whereas the second secondary stream which is the applied secondary based on vocational training and preparation that qualifies students for universities admission on condition that they pass two more additional subjects, or they directly enroll in the job market, (Ministry of Education, 2013)....   [tags: education, langauage, grammar] 858 words
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Mixed Martial Arts: Violence or Discipline - This article is about the views of mixed martial arts, commonly known as MMA, on whether it promotes violence or discipline as it gains popularity among children. Kahn states, “In the 1990s, mixed martial arts was marketed as a blood sport… [However,] MMA is now promoted as a competitive combat sport and has crossed over to popular culture” (“Violence…”). In 2004, Gracie Tampa, an academy of MMA and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, consists about 10 percent of children but now consists about a growing 50 percent of children....   [tags: cultural anthropology, enculturation]
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A Very Promising Discipline: Economics at MSU - Introduction The audience of this essay are incoming freshman students who confused about choosing their majors. This project will make them understand whether they suit it (this major) or not. And the purpose of this essay is introduce economics And I divide whole essay to 10 parts plus conclusion. The first section is background information. Then I want to talking about what is Economics and how it works for our society. Hence, the language in Econ and the Econ in MSU also are big part to describe....   [tags: career choices]
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Cooperative Discipline or Hands-Joined Style - After completing the “Cooperative Discipline” course through the Regional Training Center, I am planning on revising my behavioral management techniques to follow the cooperative discipline model in my eighth grade English classroom. The cooperative discipline, or the hands-joined style, is a more appropriate approach to managing behaviors in my classroom than the hands-off or hands-on styles. With the hands-off style, there is too much freedom and not enough structure in the classroom, and with the hands-on style, defiant students are likely to rebel against the teacher’s strict rules....   [tags: student behavior, atention, misbehavior]
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Discipline in Childhood - Discipline in Childhood Children require freedom to grow and to learn, but they will not thrive on unlimited freedom. The aim of discipline is to set reasonable limits which protect children from harm and teach them what is safe and what is not. If children are to grow up into responsible, conscientious, and dependable adults, they must learn the social, moral, and ethical standards that are considered acceptable in our society. They must also learn to respect the rights and property of others....   [tags: Parenting Papers] 860 words
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Discipline As Folklore - Discipline As Folklore There is no need to argue whether discipline has a role in society. The types, severity, and appropriateness are debatable, but it surely serves a purpose. This applies on a global scale, with groups such as NATO and the UN, all the way down to individual households. The family unit acts as a training camp for upcoming members of a community by teaching children what is expected of them through example and discipline. Though the methodology varies from household-to-household, culture-to-culture, place-to-place; we all have had to answer to authority at some point or another....   [tags: essays papers] 825 words
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Discipline and Restraint - Discipline and Restraint Without discipline and restraint where would this world be. Where would we be. We all have someone or something we learn from or look up to. We can be told who to like or who to admire, but does it really work like that. No, it doesn’t. We all are given the power to choose from birth. But growing up everyone has two, or in some cases one, person they learn from, their parents. Their parents teach them discipline but restraint, well that’s something they teach themself....   [tags: essays papers] 639 words
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Assault Or Discipline - Assault or Discipline When describing a physical altercation between two adults, the term is assault and battery. Assault on an individual has more than immediate effects; the effects can last a lifetime in severe cases. In all fifty states, it is a crime to hit, strike or use corporal punishment in any deliberate manner towards any person over the age of eighteen. However, this law does not apply to physical force being used on minors. Spanking, whipping, and paddling are among a few common references to this form of punishment....   [tags: Parenting Raising Children Parents] 1923 words
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The Fifth Discipline - The Fifth Discipline Chapter 11 of Peter Senge's book, The Fifth Discipline, talks about the idea of Shared Vision, and how this concept has transformed organizations, and individuals working for them, into a cohesive unit of long-term innovative achievement. Having and transmitting a successful "shared vision" requires true "buy-in" on the part of the employees and the organization as a whole, and must foster genuine commitment and active enrollment in order to bring that organizational vision to a personal level....   [tags: Essays Papers] 620 words
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Child Abuse Versus Discipline and Their Respective Consequences - Raising a child is a challenging life task that is given over to individuals all over the world without an instruction manual. People must learn by experience how to nurture, care for, and provide for miniature versions of themselves for almost two decades in most cultures. Discipline plays a major role in raising a child because most parents truly want what is best for their children and want them to grow up to be responsible, respectable, and successful adults; however, in some unfortunate cases, parents misinterpret the term discipline and in turn end up abusing their children....   [tags: Raising a Child, Parenting]
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English as a Young and Changing Discipline - This essay takes an interdisciplinary approach to discussing the English language as a young and changing discipline. It draws on theories from the fields of philosophy, psychology, semiotics, physical science, and critique for reinforcement of the author's own ideals or ideas about the English language. The most appealing order to the essay was to begin with philosophy as a metaphysical approach with touches of idealism and humanism fusing with idealistic-empiricist- sense-experience approaches through psychology, physical science, and semiotics....   [tags: Languages] 1608 words
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Spanking as a Viable Form of Discipline - It is early Tuesday morning, and I am involved in my usual early-morning routine: waking up the kids, getting them to wash up and dressed, making breakfast and ensuring they eat it rather than decorate the kitchen with it, and getting them out the door and onto a school bus, while managing - in-between all these activities - to prepare myself for a day at work. This ultimate exercise in multitasking, so familiar to practically all mothers, must be conducted in a limited span of time, where an unexpected delay at any juncture may cause the entire system to fall apart into little pieces....   [tags: Sociology] 1970 words
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The Consequences of Lack of Self Discipline - The Consequences of Lack of Self Discipline Here I am going to look at the police service and investigate how members of this service could bring the force to disrepute by not having sufficient self discipline and behaving in an inadequate way. Such behaviours could have terrible consequences. I shall be talking about the following consequences: Y Consequences involving members of the public Y Consequences affecting members of that public service Y Consequences involving the force Consequences involving members of the public: Members of the police force behaving inappropriately can lead to a member of the public suffering negative consequences....   [tags: Papers] 987 words
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