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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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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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George Hervert's Poem: Love(3) - George Hervert's Poem: Love(3) The poem, Love(3), by George Herbert is a dialogue between Love personified and a sinner who feels unworthy to receive forgiveness of sin and unconditional love. Love speaks in a welcoming tone and exhorts the sinner to receive an invitation for dinner. The sinner is reluctant, lamenting past guilt and present sin, but through Love’s gentle persuasion finally accepts the invitation and eats. The poem is a beautiful, intimate demonstration of the unconditional love bestowed upon a sincere penitent sinner....   [tags: Poetry Poetic Love George Hervert Essays] 942 words
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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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How Important is God in the Discipline of Children? - “And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise. Deuteronomy 6:6-7 (ESV-Bible, 2001) It is impressive that when God gives its laws, these also were directed to the family, so it is necessary to understand that these laws came directly from the mouth of God, and they are still in force to this day. There is no excuse to refute these divine truths, and it is unfortunate that there are many families who do absolutely nothing, even when they know it by they do not practicing them in their families....   [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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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 Reading of George Herbert’s "Easter Wings" - George Herbert’s “Easter Wings” delivers a religious message of hope and salvation within an extremely well-crafted poem. In the first stanza of the poem, the speaker addresses God, who created and gave so much to man, through man has lost it all and now has falling onto a state decayed and deprived existence. The speaker than asks if he may rise as the birds do, and join the Lord, and wishes to sing of the victories of God, and His of glorious triumphs. Through all of this, the speaker will be furthered in his flight....   [tags: images of flight, literary analysis]
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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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Analysis of the Power of Religion in Frank Herbert's Dune - Throughout Dune there is a clear emphasis on the power of religion in society. Frank Herbert explores just how prominent religion is when it comes to control again and again in this book with the idea of prophecy and messianic suggestion. The main character, Paul, is often looked upon as some sort of supernatural human being and is in turn glorified and protected. After having been crowned the messiah of multiple prophecies Paul becomes referred to as Muad’Dib, which means “mouse”. Herbert uses this name to exemplify Paul as resilient and admirable; however, the more he is picked apart, the more deceit and trickery is revealed....   [tags: Desert Mouse, Messiah]
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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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Herbert Hoover, One of the Worst Presidents in American History - Because of the plague known as the Great Depression, Herbert Hoover is often seen as one of the worst presidents in American history. He enacted policies such as the Hawley-Smoot Tariff that flushed America deeper into the depression. Hoover didn't understand that to solve a crisis such as a depression, he needed to interact directly with the people by using programs such as social security and welfare. Instead, Hoover had the idea that if he were to let the depression run its course, it would eventually end....   [tags: Great Depression, Hawley-Smoot Tariff] 892 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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Charles Darwin And Herbert Spencer - Charles Darwin, a British naturalist, revolutionized biology with his theory of evolution through the process of natural selection. Herbert Spencer was the major philosopher of biological and social evolution. Spencer's work significantly influenced 19th century developments in biology, psychology, sociology and anthropology. While Darwin was influential in the fields of natural history and geology, his theory of evolution created great controversy. He changed the way people thought about the role of humans in the natural world....   [tags: Natural Selection, Evolution Essays]
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The Poetry of Herbert Scott - A few of Herbert Scott's poems are about the grocery business. In The Boss he comments on the fact that all types of people come to buy groceries, "The rich, the ugly, the beautiful, the sweet. He is from the traditional school, and the language that he uses shows that he is someone who made it on his own in the working class especially when he states "No-one give me nothing I earned what I earned" Being from the old school, it is his belief that in order to succeed in the business "You got to live in it." He sees the grocery business as being timeless and necessary because "We all got to eat." Like many bosses, he feels that he "knows this business." All indicators point to the fact that...   [tags: Poetry] 334 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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Herbert Hoover vs. George W. Bush - Throughout history, we see multiple occasions that are similar in nature; almost as if the events of the past reoccur in the future. Karl Heinrich Marx, a German philosopher, economist, and socialist, once said, “history repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.” Now there may be instances in time where this seems true, Marx generally picks on future reoccurrences to be superficially comical or pretense. In this sense, Marx’s theory seems ambiguous when comparing when comparing two historical episodes where interventionist policies turned business cycle corrections into depressions....   [tags: Political Science]
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Herbert in Great Expectations - The only real gentleman in Great Expectations is Herbert. Write an essay arguing either for or against this point of view using quotations to support your arguments. The only real gentleman in Great Expectations is Herbert. Write an essay arguing either for or against this point of view using quotations to support your arguments. You should look at other characters, for example, Pip, Joe, Drummle and Compeyson. You will need to define exactly what you think is meant by a 'gentleman'. Throughout Great Expectations, the author, Charles Dickens, makes a point of focussing on 'gentlemen', in particular, Herbert Pocket, Pip Pirrip, Bentley Drummle, Compeyson, and Joe Gargery....   [tags: English Literature] 1285 words
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War of the Worlds by Herbert George (H.G.) Wells - War of the Worlds is a novel written by Herbert George (H.G.) Wells in the year 1898. It is a story of and alien invasion that takes place in London, England and how humanity as a whole come together in the toughest possible situation, against the odds, and in the face of adversity, and still come out victorious despite the countless numbers of dead. Destroyed buildings and landmarks. And at times loss of hope. In this report, I will be discussing three of the most important terms of the book: conflict, setting, and motif....   [tags: Essay on War of the Worlds]
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Herbert Clark Hoover's Impact on the United States - Herbert Clark Hoover was inaugurated President in March of 1929. When he became President, the country was enjoying economic prosperity. Half a year later everything would change. Hoover was born on August 10, 1974 in West Branch, Iowa. His parents were rural Quakers. His father was a blacksmith and his mother a school teacher. He studied geology and mining at Stanford University in that institutions’ first freshman class. He met a female student, Lou Henry, in his geology class, whom he later married....   [tags: Biography ]
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George Herbert Mead’s Theory of Development of Self - George Herbert Mead was a philosopher and social theorist who was born in South Hadley, Massachusetts on February 27th 1863. His theories, mostly, consisted of human development within a society. Mead attended the University of Harvard where he received his Masters in philosophy and sociology. Mead is widely recognized for his theory of development of self and his concept of “I” and “Me.” The concept of the “I” and the “Me” refers to how we act and respond. According to Mead, the “I” is a reactive response whereas; the “Me” is a developed response....   [tags: genie, david rigler]
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The Father of Science Fiction: Herbert George Wells - Biographical Summary Herbert George Wells was an English author from the 19th century who was born in London, England. H.G. Wells was born on September 21st, 1866 in the county of Kent. He was the youngest child of four in his family and was called Bertie from a young age. Wells wrote in many genres including politics, history, social commentary and contemporary novels. He is best known for his work in the Science Fiction genre, sometimes referred to as “The Father of Science Fiction”. His father, Joseph Wells was a shopkeeper and played cricket professionally at the time H.G....   [tags: biography, darwinism, Dr. Moreau]
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Genetically Modified Organisms: Herbert Boyer and Stanley Cohen - People say you are what you eat, so does that make us a genetically modified organism. For the past few years GMOs have replaced our diet with genetically altered foods which has had an affected human health and native species. Being resistant to pesticide and herbicides, the plant’s DNA is split and combined with other DNA through genetic engineering, which is impossible in nature. Eating these genetically altered and processed foods can lead to increased risks of disease, cancer, and even death....   [tags: biotechnology, dna] 1256 words
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Taking a Look at Engineering Disciplines - Engineering Disciplines: Civil Engineering: Civil engineering spotlights mainly structural issues: • Bridges and Highways & rapid transit systems • Skyscrapers, recreational facilities, houses Industrial Plants and Power Plants • Shipping Facilities and Railroad Lines • Pipelines, Gas Facilities, Canals, tunnels Structural engineers are the most usual category of civil engineer. They are mainly concerned with the truthfulness of the structure of building, bridges, dams and highways. Transportation engineers are concerned with design and construction of highways, railroads, and mass transit systems....   [tags: civil, electrical, agricultural, electrical] 869 words
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Herbert Blumer's Symbolic Interactionism - Herbert Blumer's Symbolic Interactionism THE THEORY Symbolic Interactionism as thought of by Herbert Blumer, is the process of interaction in the formation of meanings for individuals. Blumer was a devotee of George H. Mead, and was influenced by John Dewey. Dewey insisted that human beings are best understood in relation to their environment (Society for More Creative Speech, 1996). With this as his inspiration, Herbert Blumer outlined Symbolic Interactionism, a study of human group life and conduct....   [tags: Essays Papers]
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Letter to Herbert Pocket - Letter to Herbert Pocket Dear Herbert. I write to you to inform you that my wounds have progressed adequately and I am much better right now. These months I have been questioning myself with whether it was better for Magwitch to die of his injuries or to suffer the pain and humiliation of a public hanging. I know he suffered a lot from his wounds but I am not sure if he would have suffered the same as if he was hanged. I think it is much better this way, and not because all these years have passed....   [tags: Free Essays] 390 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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Herbert Hoover - Herbert Hoover Herbert Hoover called it a "noble experiment." Organized crime found it to be the opportunity of a lifetime. Millions of Americans denounced it as an infringement of their rights. For nearly 14 years—from Jan. 29, 1920, until Dec. 5, 1933--the manufacture, transportation, and sale of alcoholic beverages was illegal in the United States. The 18th, or Prohibition, Amendment to the Constitution was passed by Congress and submitted to the states in 1917. By Jan. 29, 1919, it had been ratified....   [tags: History] 1302 words
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Herbert Spencer - Herbert Spencer The most extreme reflection of nineteenth-century individualism is to be found in the encyclopedic system of Herbert Spencer (1820-1903). Both his paternal and maternal ancestors were of a long English and French nonconformists, dissenters and rebels, and Spencer traces in his &quot;Autobiography&quot; his &quot;conspicuous disregard&quot; of political, religious, and social authority to the tradition of independence and dissent so long cherished by his family. Spencer’s education was informal, unconventional, and highly deficient in the more traditional studies of literature and history....   [tags: essays research papers] 1581 words
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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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Parents Discipline So Children Will Obey the Rules - ... There are different types of discipline that can work for children who have the different types of temperament that I talked about before. The three main types of discipline are time-out, reasoning and spanking. Time-out is one of the most common and effective ways to discipline children. Time out is best utilized for children aged two to about age nine. Using time out is the most effective because it stops the child from getting attention that could make the situation worse and cause inappropriate behavior from child....   [tags: bible, temperment, behavior] 2527 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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Discipline In The Classroom: Past And Present - Discipline in the Classroom: Past and Present Throughout the history of classroom education, many different types of disciplinary systems have been applied by teachers and other authority figures in schools for the sole purpose of controlling student behavior. These systems include corporal punishment, psychological abuse or neglect, and assertive discipline. Although two of these three topics are illegal at this time, they were all widely used in schools across the country a short time ago. Corporal punishment in general can be defined as the infliction of pain or confinement as a penalty for an offense committed by a student....   [tags: corporal punishment psychological abuse neglect]
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How Do Other Countries Do Discipline - How Other Countries Do Discipline After reading the article about “How Other Countries Do Discipline”, I totally agree with the author’s view that a school’s disciplinary climate is not only the product of the educator’s belief and actions, but it is also shaped by the legal and social context of the country. Though every country has different customs and rules, the work of discipline all leads to help to prevent discipline problems and to create a better environment for learning. First of all, the article examined assessment and survey data from 49 countries that participated in the 2003 Trends in International Mathematics and Science Survey (TIMSS), such as Canada, Chile, Israel, Italy, J...   [tags: legal, social, environment, teacher, poverty] 1010 words
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David Herbert Lawrence - David Herbert Lawrence Born on the eleventh day of September in 1885, David Herbert Lawrence was the fourth child of an illiterate coal miner. Lawrence was raised in a small mining town of Eastwood, Nottingham by his mother who happened to be a school a teacher. Threw his childhood David Herbert shared a very close relationship with his mother. Lawrence first started his education in a grammar school, which he had won a scholarship to, and later attended Nottingham University College. When he finished college, Lawrence decided to move to Croydin, just south of London to began his teaching career....   [tags: Essays Papers] 566 words
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Herbert M. Bautista - Personal Profile HERBERT M. BAUTISTA mpa, mnsa Quezon City Vice Mayor Presiding Officer, 15th City Council President, National Movement of Young Legislators Vice Mayor Herbert M Bautista is probably one of the youngest officials of the country who has had a long and fruitful experience in government and the youth movement. From 1986 to 1989, he was President of the Kabataang Barangay National Federation and was appointed ex-officio City Councilor representing the Youth Sector of Quezon City. From 1992 to 1995, he was elected Councilor of Quezon City and was concurrently Chairperson of the Committee on Tourism and Cultural Affairs....   [tags: Politics] 561 words
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Peace- George Herbert - Peace- George Herbert George Herbert depicts a search for peace through religion in his poem "Peace" by utilizing allusion to the Bible and symbolism. George Herbert begins his poem by asking a question; "Sweet Peace, where dost thou dwell?" This is an apostrophe to Peace because the narrator is seeking peace in a variety of sublunary places and objects such as a cave, a rainbow, a Crown Imperial flower, and he finally asks a reverend where he may find peace. The reverend recounts the life of a prince who "sweetly lived" and "who lived with good increase of flock and fold." The prince died and on his grave "there sprang twelve stalks of wheat" which prospered and spread throughout the Earth...   [tags: English Literature] 546 words
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Herbert George Wells - Herbert George Wells Herbert George Wells was one of the world's most talented writers. He was able to write in many styles, whether it be science-fiction or nonfiction. Although talented in many areas and genres of the literary world, it is for his contribution to the realm of science-fiction that he will always be remembered. H. G. Wells is known as "The Shakespeare of Science-Fiction." He is one of the writers that gave credibility to a rising new genre of science-fiction, or Scientific Romance as it was first called in the late 19th century (the genre was not called science-fiction until 1929, (Wells, H....   [tags: essays papers] 1276 words
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Organizational Behavior as a Discipline for Discovery - Organizational Behavior as a Discipline for Discovery Ask a manager of 35, 25 or even 15 years ago what their Organization's Behavioral patterns were or how their employees felt about certain issues and you would probably be met with blank stares. Organizational Behavior (OB) was not a part of the business world in those days. The idea that a manager need only deal with the technical skills of it's employees while disregarding their own listening skills, communication skills and interaction skills was the common mode of thought....   [tags: Papers] 972 words
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discipline - The Practice of Discipline Certain challenges in life can be described as being inevitable. Nearly everyone must face such typical events throughout the course of their life where surpassing a particular challenge is a sign of growth and experience, and, having been dealt with, such a trial is not expected to arise again. Most individuals in our society are familiar with such periods in their lives where they were made to begin walking as infants, coached into learning how to ride a bicycle later on, encouraged to start driving a car during the teenage years, earned a high school and/or college degree, etc....   [tags: essays research papers] 2153 words
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Behavior Problems in Schools Due to Lack of Discipline - Parents and students seldom dispute the disciplinary actions of school authorities up until the late 1960s. Schools are a place considered to provide instruction, instill good value, and inspire the morals of our nation (Arum 60). The courts decided that it was important to give teachers and school administrators’ authority over student behavior. The authority initiated from the English common law concept of in loco parentis which means in place of the parent. This law allowed parents to give school personnel a given amount of control over their children when they place their children in school (Yell 8)....   [tags: Education Schooling]
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Proven Methods Of Child Discipline - The world we live in today is a very competitive place. There is a constant competition going on to find jobs and move up the ladder of success. As human beings we are naturally devoted to instilling some kind of success in our children. To ensure that children are successful in life they need to be well disciplined but also socially and morally developed human beings. It is the parent’s duty to keep their children well disciplined along with giving them the opportunity to develop socially and morally....   [tags: essays research papers] 1462 words
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The Devastating Consequences of Zero Tolerance and School Discipline Policies - Over the course of creating a critical reflective journal there is one experience that stands out. It was a visit to George Washington Community School, an urban school in Indianapolis Indiana, to observe the role of teacher preparation. During this visit my intent was to observe the concept of formal, common, and frozen registry for communication between teachers, students, staff, and community. During this exposure I was able to see discipline in a school setting in new and revealing way. I would like to present this experience and the interplay of registers of communication regarding discipline of students during a school day....   [tags: students, schools, students]
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Issues Within the Discipline of Forestry - Issues Within the Discipline of Forestry The idea of forestry in the sense that we know it today is only about four hundred years old. Forestry developed mainly out of the need for a continual supply of wood products. There were a few forest reserves for hunting or preservation in Europe, but the idea of managing a forest for a number of resources is quite new. There are four stages that almost all societies have gone through when trying to develop this idea of forestry. The first stage has to do with the unregulated abuse of forest products to be used as energy, building supplies and also to be cleared to make way for agricultural land....   [tags: Environment Conservation Growth Agriculture Paper]
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President Herbert Hoover - President Herbert Hoover Herbert Clark Hoover was the 31st president of the United States. During his first year in office the Wall Street crash of 1929 occurred. He was blamed for the resulting collapse of the economy, and his unpopular policies brought an end to a brilliant career in public office. After the inauguration of Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1933, however, Hoover remained a leading critic of the New Deal and a spokesman for the Republican party. Early Life Born on Aug. 10, 1874, the son of a blacksmith in the Iowa village of West Branch, Hoover was orphaned at the age of eight and sent to live with an uncle in Oregon....   [tags: Biographies]
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Classroom Discipline and Management Philosophy - The goal in our classroom is to teach self-discipline, responsibility, cooperation, and problem-solving skills. Common causes of misbehavior include an attempt to meet unmet needs (belonging, significance, fun); a lack of needed skills (social and academic); inappropriate expectations; lack of structure; and a lack of sense of relevance. We will be focusing on non-punitive solutions to problems based on kindness, firmness, dignity and respect. True discipline comes from an internal locus of control (self-discipline), not an external locus of control (punishments and rewards inflicted by someone else)....   [tags: Classroom Management Plan 2014]
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Student Discipline Strategies for Teachers: Analisis of Case Studies - SCENARIO 1 In scenario 1, Miss Anita is using the Canter’s Assertive Discipline Model to overcome the misbehaviour of her students. She gave warning to her students who are talking and to the boy who gave the answers to the students who had been called to answer. Miss Anita threatened two boys with detention after they commit misbehaviour of shooting the paper balls into the trash. Other than that, Miss Anita punished one of the students who making faces and causing other students to laugh by applying the Skinner’s Model of Behaviour Modification....   [tags: Classroom Management Strategies]
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The Discipline of Chinese Painting: An Internal Reflection of Life & Art - When one comes into contact with a Chinese painting, the style is almost instantly recognizable. The attention to detail, craftsmanship, and vast depictions of elaborate landscapes appear to pay homage to mother earth in an attempt to reach a state of eternal balance with nature and life. Before this equilibrium could be achieved, one must attain internal discipline. This was required before one began mastering their brushwork in Chinese culture. In Mai Mai Sze’s “The Way of Chinese Painting,” 1959, New York: Vintage Books, Random House, Sze discusses the philosophy known as Daoism/Tao, or “the way.” Before one became a skilled painter, one trained in the personal disciplines of poetry, art,...   [tags: Art ]
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God's Silence in Anthony Hecht's The Fire Sermon and George Herbert's DenialL - ... One such difference between “Deniall” and “The Fire Sermon” appears in the last stanza. Unlike Hebert, Hecht chooses not to finish the rhyme sequence, and the musical suspension is not resolved. On this alteration, Peter Sacks writes, “Hecht breaks open the wounds of the earlier poem, revives its greatest pain, then leaves it unredressed. By this, he draws attention both to the unavailability of Herbert’s prospective consolation, and to the inefficacy of a merely formal renewal, however virtuosic, of Herbert’s poetic artistry alone” (Sacks, 41)....   [tags: English poetry analysis]
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Government Programs During the Great Depression - With Herbert Hoover in office at the time of the crash of 1929, he believed it was not the government’s responsibility to get involved in helping the millions of Americans affected by this national crisis. However with elections coming up, Americans believed in a time for change. Franklin D. Roosevelt saw a chance to help save the American people and bring this nation of suffering back to a once thriving, prospering nation. With his election in 1932, he brought with him his plan, and this plan was the New Deal....   [tags: Herbert Hoover, Economy] 984 words
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Common Ground's In Linguistics And Communications - 'Two people's common ground is [...] the sum of their mutual, common, or joint knowledge, beliefs, and suppositions' (Clark: 93). With these words, Herbert Clark explains the linguistic notion in a nutshell. Common ground is indispensible to our communicating with other people and performing joint actions, as it provides the basis for the aforesaid and places it in the correct context. If, for example, marine-loving Layla goes on a trip with her boyfriend Eric to swim with dolphins, this experience and every sensation that has to do with it, adds to their shared common ground....   [tags: Herbert Clark, Analysis]
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