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The Commitments of Machiavelli's Scholar

- Plato and Aristotle's worries in The Republic and Politics was understanding virtue and justice, and figuring out who was best fit to lead. In both cases, Plato and Aristotle were worried about the political community on the loose, and about how morals and politics met. Nicolo Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes and John Locke question this suspicion to some degree, and relate their own particular worries about great government, request, and human nature. This exposition will differentiate the works of Machiavelli, concerning his understanding of government....   [tags: plato, aristotle, government, philosophy]

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Lifelong Commitments

- One's future is affected by many things; decisions, consequences of decisions, and commitments to decisions. When asked to define how my future is affected according to my commitments, it took a great deal of thought to first decide how I viewed commitments. Webster defines commitment as "an agreement or pledge to do something in the future". With definition in mind, it is easy to see how commitments affect our future - they essentially create our future by defining its obligations. Upon this discovery, I pondered commitments I have made up to this point in my life and how each commitment affected me....   [tags: Personal Ambition]

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Australia 's Legal Obligations And Political Commitments

- Australia has ethical duties that are both legal obligations and political commitments. While the State makes the majority of the decisions regarding ethical assistance from Australia, the community also has an impact on the decisions the State makes. Furthermore, the State’s actions and opinions on ethical duties can and will impact the community and their opinions on humanitarian action. Therefore, our ethical duties can transcend the community of the nation-state. Baylis, Smith and Owens (2014) in their sixth edition of the textbook ‘The Globalization of World Politics’ describe cosmopolitanism as referring to ‘the idea that humanity is to be treated as a single moral community that has m...   [tags: Human rights, Law]

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My Choices and Commitments

- In pondering what my life will be like when I am finished with college, I have to consider the rapid life-changing events and choices that I am facing now at the age of 17. In a short span of time I have had to make a decision about my future career and, based on that decision, choose where I would go to college. I realize that I am in a crucial part of my life now, and that the commitments I make today will drastically affect my status ten years from now. It's a known fact that the majority of teenagers' decisions are inadvertently made based on the order of their priorities....   [tags: Personal Narrative Essay Example]

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Long-Term Commitments to a Property

- With the wide gap, that now exists between long term and short-term income there has never been a better time for an occupier to obtain an incentive from the landlord to extend their commitment at a property. In many cases, landlords are now prepared to offer tenants better regear incentives, mainly in the form of rent-free or cash premiums, as there is a more marked increase to the value of their investment through extending lese terms to good covenants. In addition, the advantage for landlords of keeping their options open at lease expiry for redevelopment has reduced as in many cases the market rents have fallen to a level that does not justify redevelopment....   [tags: landlords, tennents, property]

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Big Benefits, Big Commitments

- The idea of being a dentist or doctor generates images of a comfortable lifestyle. It takes great effort and commitment to get to that point. Knowing what is the right career before that commitment is made, is essential. Getting into the medical field is a demanding task, but picking an area of specialization is even more challenging. The love of children is very important for a pediatrician. Their goal in life is to help and care for as many children from birth to 21 years as possible (Pediatricians)....   [tags: Career Research ]

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The Opposition of the Continental Commitments in the 1920’s

- The Opposition of the Continental Commitments in the 1920’s In the aftermath of WW1, the focal issue facing Britain was without a doubt the question of recovery and recuperation. The war had been an economic and social disaster for Britain due to the collapse of the world export trade which resulted in considerable debt and hence financial instability. This meant that Britain would have to concentrate all of its efforts and resources into achieving social and economic revitalization....   [tags: Papers]

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A Simple Life is a Better Life

- Stress is what the juggling act gets you. Having so many commitments will cause you to forget to have time for yourself. Health, happiness, and energy will plummet downhill. Doing so much at once could literally cause your body to shut down or become sick. I know because I am a survivor. Although I have learned to balance and prioritize, the different teams I was a part of didn’t want to let me go. I was an asset. So, I had to learn to step down from one event at a time. I was working myself sick trying to finagle everything that goes on in my life....   [tags: commitments, happiness, priorities]

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The Winds of Change (The Lady)

- When you look back in time, remembering events that have happened, only the important and most significant moments stick with you. The memories may be slightly foggy, details and dates may be mixed but the main memory is always intact. When I look back at growing up in Jeffersonville, Indiana I have many of these memories. Jeffersonville is a city where not that much happens. Most people who live here go to the surrounding towns and cities, such as Clarksville, IN and Louisville KY to enjoy shopping, dining and entertainment so it was to our excitement when an artist installed a 20ft statue in the industrial area of our boring town....   [tags: statue, memory, commitments, love, Jeffersonville]

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Description of Business Manager Credentials

- What makes a great manager. “Despite differences in their personal attributes, successful managers all excel in making, honoring, and remaking of commitments” (Sull, 2005). Commitments take many forms from capital investments to personal decisions to public statements. A mangers commitment defines what a business can and cannot do as well as the businesse’s strengths and weaknesses (Sull, 2005). However, while all good managers should be able to make, honor, and remake commitments the type of certifications, degrees, license, and experience the person will need in order to successfully do these things will depend on what type of business the manager is running (large, small, selling products...   [tags: commitments, good manager, swot analysis]

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