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Personal Nursing Philosophy

This 4 page paper presents an example of how a nursing student might choose to discuss the student's personal philosophy. Bibliography lists 2 sources.


This 4-page paper provides an example of a proposal presented to the city of Anytown, TX for a recycling program. Included are budgetary and comparison discussions. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

The Role of the Psychological Contract in Regulating Employment Relationship - A Global Review

This 100 page paper examines the role of the psychological contract on the employment relationship in an international context. The paper is written as a dissertation, with a full introduction, literature review methodology and then research using a case study approach. The paper defines what is meant by a psychological contract and then considers the influences on the expectations of the employees and employers that are inherent in the psychological contract. Two cases studies are created and then analysed using international examples the employment relationship in France and Japan, these are examined to assess the theories, and assess the impact of the psychological contract on the employment relationship and how it is influenced by different cultures. The bibliography cites 89 sources.

The Odyssey and the Theme of Hospitality

A 5 page outline of eight examples of hospitality which interlace the Odyssey. The author identifies these examples and details whether they are negative examples or positive examples. Bibliography lists one source.

Dissertation Proposal - Sustainability Programs in Community Colleges

This is an 8 page paper that provides an overview of sustainability programs in community colleges. A research design is proposed to measure what types of programs are most successful. Bibliography lists 12 sources.


A 15 page paper. There are different forms of redemption identified in the original Greek text. These are explained with examples. The paper then moves on to present dozens of examples of redemption in the Old and New Testaments. The examples are explained. Bibliography lists 12 sources.


This 8 page paper provides an example study on deviance in respect to the homeless. Several New York homeless are interviewed in this illustration of how information should be gathered. Examples of actual homeless situations are noted in a section which reports on relevant published materials. The actual situations are compared with the example interviews. Subcultural variables are discussed, and reasons for homelessness are noted. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

"Man of Straw" by Heinrich Mann

A 7 page paper which discusses how "Man of Straw," by Heinrich Mann demonstrates more about how society really works than does traditional historiography. Various examples from real life are presented as examples which illustrate how we are often in the dark about reality, save through the expressions found in first hand knowledge and fictional portrayals of real life events. These examples provide further proof that Mann's book is more informative than history books. No additional sources cited.

Examples of Letter Writing

This 5 page paper provides two basic examples of letter writing. These examples demonstrate the different approaches to outlining directions for specific scenarios, first when addressing the letter to a friend and then as an interoffice memo. This paper also provides an example of how an individual might apply ethics to the facilitation of a business meeting.

Planning for Sufficient Public Housing

A 7 page paper discussing considerations for the city council of a fictitious city of 250,000 as the council embarks on a five-year study of zoning to control urban sprawl in the economically healthy and rapidly-growing city. The paper uses the example of the decay of downtown Detroit and sprawl into outlying suburban areas as an example of what to avoid. The paper discusses how changes in zoning laws and allowing private developers downtown areas could have benefited the city, using Portland, Oregon as a positive example. Bibliography lists 6 sources.


This 5 page creative essay gives two examples of the use and importance of sensory detail in the telling of a story. The first example is that of a romantic nature and the second example is that of a house burning down. Bibliography lists 0 sources.

10 Dissertation Proposals

This 11 page paper has brief outline suggestions for projects or papers suitable for international accounts students. Subjects include the future of Islamic banking in the west, international environmental accounting, terrorism and accounting, the impact of cartels on profits, the role of the internet for financial management, cultural differences in accounting of different countries, risk reduction for international financial transactions and different ways of managing pensions schemes. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

Four Dissertation Proposals

This 16 page paper outlines four potential dissertations that concern accounting issues between the UK and one or more Arabic nations. The proposals have an outline question, consideration of the theoretical basis, a short literature review and a suggested schedule. The subjects are; 1. Environmental accounting in two different areas, 2. Accounting and terrorism, 3. The impact of international accounting standards on two different regions and 4. The impact of trade organisations and cartels on profits. The bibliography cites 14 sources.

Dissertation Summary

This 5 page paper provides a review of the idea, hypothesis and methodology that was used in research to assess whether or not outsourcing can reduce costs or increase the value to government services.

Interdisciplinary Social Action: A Review of Four Dissertations

This is a 4 page paper that provides an overview of interdisciplinarity in social work. The particular example of Black churches responding to the AIDS epidemic is utilized. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Introduction for Dissertation to Assess if there is a Correlation between Hedging and Airline Profitability

This 4 page paper is an introduction for a project to assess whether or not there is a positive correlation between airlines which undertake fuel hedging and profit levels. The introduction provides justification for the research to take place and identifies qualitative and quantitative research questions. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

Do Employers Treat Labor As Commodities

A 3 page paper. This essay discusses a question posed in a book by Skousen who reports statements by Paul Krugman, Nobel economist, who said capitalism is inhumane and it treats labor as a commodity. Bill Marriott strongly argued that this is not true, at Marriott, associates (employees) are placed first, above all else. An example of a company that treated an employee as a disposable commodity is provided as are examples of companies who view their employees as the most important ingredient in their success. Bibliography lists 6 sources.


This 4-page paper is an example of an op-ed against legislation to prevent negative things from happening.

Ten Sins and Ten Commandments of Marketing

This 6 page paper looks at 10 sins and 10 commandments of marketing briefly discussing each and given an example for each.


This 5-page paper provides an example of how to persuade a boss to give an employee a raise.


This 3-page paper provides an example of an article for the publication Marketing Scene about Apple Inc.'s target marketing efforts.

Validity And Reliability In Research Studies

A 3 page paper that explains reliability and validity with examples. Bibliography lists 3 sources.


This 3 page paper examples an expository speech on the topic of 'blondeness' and 'outward' appearances.Bibliography lists 3 sources.


This 10 page paper discusses and examples Thai diplomacy and relations with the Allied forces during World War II. Bibliography lists 6 sources.


This 3-page example essay describes an ideal "classmate" for a college-bound senior, in terms of differing background, culture and location.

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