Pelagian Culture
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...Albert Speer, the first architect of the Third Reich. He was talented designer having numerous architectural ideas. And he wished to realize them all. This was the case when individual wants to be self-fulfilled, but self-fulfilled at any price. It is important that this is a typical case for Pelagian (sic!) culture. Moreover, Speer was capable to understand and then realize monstrous architectural visions of Hitler. Therefore, he had access for almost... Pelagian Culture: Pro et Contra Free will is one of the key ideas of Pelagianism. This idea is not about an absolute free will declared in conceptions of voluntarism (Schopenhauer) and nihilism (Nietzsche). Rather this is manifestation of human...
Ethics
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...Albert)Luban criticizes the manner in which ignorance is contrived regarding possible social misdeeds by Speer. This is due to the mistaken judgment caused by lack of truth after facts and relevant laws are inexistence. This is made possible by the use of model penal Code approach by judges. Question 2 Integrity is a concept that constitutes actions, methods, values, expectations, outcomes and principles. It is a personal choice that is uncompromising and consistent to honor artistic, spiritual and ethical values. It is known as nonviolent communication to self. In preserving... Ethics Section Questions The US president by then, Clinton said “You look like a total wuss, and you would be” (The Daily...
The broad thematic perspective.
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...Albert Speer, William Reid and James Stewart explain how innocent lives were taken during the bombing. This took place between 1945 and 1949 in Germany. Effects of these bombings are also illustrated in the clip. Hatred between nations arose as a result of massive destruction. The witnesses also... The broad thematic perspective Introduction This is a 26-episode British documentary on the of the Second World War. The documentary was produced by one of the renowned producers Jeremy Isaacs in the early 70s. The documentary was written by Carl Davis and narrated by Laurence Olivier. Other significant participants in writing are Mark Arnold-Forster (Ambruster 1). Overview The documentary makes use of colorfu...
Germany and the germans class
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...Albert Speer and Otto Dietrich unanimously talk about Hitler’s pathological and integral feature “speech egoism” (Redeegoizmus). It is very interesting to get to know what Hitler reasoned about himself and his empire, how he became a practical politician and political... Full … German April 25, Hitler’s Table Talk 1941-1944 Hitler’s Table Talk 1941-1944 is a collection of the Fuhrer’s monologues and statements, delivered in the most intimate circle, in the most private atmosphere - during lunches, but most of all during evening meals, which frequently lasted till midnight. They cover the most important period of Schicklgruber’s life - 1941-1944. Until 1941, Hitler continuously refused the offers to be...
A History of Nazi Germany
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...Albert Speer. Hitler was supported by the Germans and they turned to his ideas as he promised to meet their monetary needs after the world war I. The offer made by Hitler was irresistible by the Germans and they declared him the Chancellor of their country. Hitler's government was fascist in nature which was led by dictatorship, and the dictator had absolute power, he suppressed other political parties, had control over the financial affairs and the dictator was considered to be a strong nationalist. The complete order and control of the German Government was in Hitler's hands through... The German economy was greatly hindered as Germany, after the First World War, was taking the complete...
Operation Overlord D Day
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...Albert Speer in increasing the levels of weapons production and supply. For instance, in 1943 Germany produced around 15,000 more combat planes than Britain did. It was only the phenomenal arms production of the United States that sustained... 163612 Operation Overlord D Day Did the Allied over-estimations of the level of Air threat have a serious effect on the Operation Overlord planning? The following will outline and discuss the arguments for and against the notion that the Allied planner’s over- estimations of the level of Air threat had a serious effect on the Operation Overlord planning. As a starting point it must be remembered that the military planners tasked with planning Operation Overlord w...
Hitler's Table Talk
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...Albert Speer, the minister in charge of the German’s Nazi war confirmed on the report written by the individuals as true. He also confirmed that Hitler was honest with what he was conversing with other prominent personalities and his inner circle. Hitler obligated everyone to be silent when he was speaking... Task Hitlers Table Talk, 1941-1944 Introduction Hitler’s table talk is the conversation made by the governor of Germany,Adolf Hitler, with his visitors and was recorded by few individuals assigned with the responsibility. Hitler’s comments were written in different languages such as French, English, and distributed to other countries. He commented on many topics about his life and future strategy...
Speech to inform and speech to persuade
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...Albert Speer and Partners. The stadiums air conditioning, both for players as well as spectators, would be controlled and powered by solar energy which emits... Effects of Fad Food Food faddism or fad diet is a pattern of eating that encourages loss of weight without the consideration of weight maintenance in the long term. Majority of individuals are known to adopt this kind of diet to gain temporary popularity. Fad diet is considered not scientific as it does not obey the scientific ways of diet determination. For instance, fad diet is not viable to any revision or alteration while the scientific one remains changeable should there be need. It is believed fad diet is an alternative way of weight loss...
Hitlers Table Talk, 1941-1944
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...Albert Speer, Otto Dietrich and others, unanimously describe the inherent, integral, almost pathological feature of Hitler - the “selfishness of speech... The book Hitler’s Table Talk exists in various versions, written by different (among the most well-known of such table talks are HughTrevor-Roper, Hermann Rauschning and Henry Picker) and is a well-known source of disagreements. The text is so shocking that many historians and common readers question its authenticity. If the writings of Trevor-Roper were clearly branded by many European historians as a fake almost immediately after publication, the situation with the other two is more complicated. The other two authors, in contrast to Trevor-Roper, dir...
Hitler and His Crime Against Humanity
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...Albert Speer, inflicted terrible suffering on slave and concentration camp, and performed miracles of improvisation. Many fuctions of the German state were led by Martin Bormann- who was part of the Nazi party. German equivalent of the Home Guard- Volkssturm, provided a further instrument of control, though it was a military useless. Hitler lost faith of many Germans by early 1945, because of devastating allied bombing and the cowardly selfish behaviour of the party leadership. This made them feel as unfortunate victims, rather than eager supporters of the regime. However, there was still no real opposition. The chronological... ? “The more I learn about Hitler, the harder I find it to explain,”...
Why has the strategic bombing offensive against Germany in World War Two often been viewed as morally indefensible?
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...Albert Speer, referred to as the ‘architect of the Third Reich’ recalled, “the first attack on Hamburg in August 1943 made an extra-ordinary impression.” Speer observed that had the bombings been more sustained, they might have provided more than just an unintended psychological effect. “We were of the opinion that a rapid repetition of this type of attack on another six German towns would inevitably cripple... Was the Allied Bombing of Germany a Necessary Evil or an Immoral Action? A controversy remains today regarding the cost/benefit aspect of the strategic air bombing campaign waged by the allies against Germany during the Second World War. The campaign’s effectiveness is a matter of widespread...
Adolf Hitler
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...Albert Speer." 30. George Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1997. Warchronicle. Estimated war dead World War II. 2000. http://warchronicle.com/numbers/WWII/deaths.htm (accessed June 14, 2011).... ? Adolf Hitler A visionary leader to some and the most evil man to others, Hitler was arguably one of the most effective and powerful leaders of the 20th century. Driven by his dream of a “New Germany” (Kries 2009), Hitler was responsible for World War II and his leadership led to the deaths and sufferings of millions across Europe. From humble beginnings in his childhood, Hitler went on to become the Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945, when he committed suicide to avoid being arrested at the hands of allied forces...
Adolf Hitler
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...Albert Speer." 30. George Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1997. Warchronicle. Estimated war dead World War II. 2000. http://warchronicle.com/numbers/WWII/deaths.htm (accessed June 14, 2011).... ? Adolf Hitler A visionary leader to some and the most evil man to others, Hitler was arguably one of the most effective and powerful leaders of the 20th century. Driven by his dream of a “New Germany” (Kries 2009), Hitler was responsible for World War II and his leadership led to the deaths and sufferings of millions across Europe. From humble beginnings in his childhood, Hitler went on to become the Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945, when he committed suicide to avoid being arrested at the hands of allied forces...
Tabu was made by Murnau, one of the most acclaimed filmmakers of Weimar Expressionist cinema. What thematic concerns and aesthetic features does it actually share with Expressionist cinema? Can it justifiably be classified as an Expressionist film?
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...Albert Speer, in his closing remarks at the Nuremberg trial, declared (Virilio 53): Hitler’s dictatorship was the first... The Impact of Totalitarian Dictatorship upon National Cinemas: The Case of Nazi Germany Introduction The cinema had a major contribution to the propaganda operations and cultural guidelines of totalitarian dictatorship regimes, like Nazi Germany. Even though radio was perhaps the main medium of information, propaganda, and brainwashing for the entire reign of totalitarian dictatorship, the national cinema was the medium with the greatest charisma and power of persuasion. The impact of totalitarian dictatorship on the national cinema differed greatly from one country to another. In t...
The Translation of Photographic Images Into Painting
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...Albert Speer are figured through an imageof the man collapsing on a ski-slope, his face rendered as a strangely empty, hard white mask. The images of the tooth and the hapless skier are much greater pictures than such meagre subjects deserve to be, and that they are so great is certainly down to Tuymans' facility; the way his figures recede in the pictures in a smoke of whiteness, and the way the imagination is left to figure forth just the right... Guide's The Translation of Photographic Images Into Painting Introduction They say Art isa product of the free mind. What we mean by such statement is that a free mind is more probable to wander farther into the realms of true art. From the start of...
Albert Einstein
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...Albert Einstein Since the existence of mankind, the thirst for knowledge has always been the path to a better life and it all started from a stone wheel to today’s tubeless tires. Science was the key for the modern man’s success in achieving the technology that proved the earth round and paved way for the man’s first step on moon. Many brilliant minds worked for achieving this beautiful modern world filled with comforts and luxuries and one such great human being who worked for making this a world a better place to live in, was Albert Einstein. This man is considered as the father of Science for the extensive research done by him in this field... . An insight into his life would enlighten any...
Our modern German state
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...Albert Speer of his plans for the city: “Budapest is by far the most beautiful city on the Danube. But I am determined to make of Linz a German town on the Danube which surpasses it, and by so doing to prove that the artistic sense of the Germans is superior to that of the Magyars.”40 For this project, Hitler described a residential living project and a large hotel along the banks of the river. He also planned municipal buildings, a Party House, an Army Headquarters, and an Olympic Stadium on one side of the river and a suspension bridge. On the other side of the river, Hitler suggested an observatory... Our Modern German Page count: 50 Table of Contents Introduction In the 1930s, a great deal of the art ...
History 495 Jewish Humor in History topic Writer, Director, and Comedian Woody Allen
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...Albert Speer, he tells the story of Hitler’s barber who thought of loosening Hitler’s neck napkin to allow some hairs to get down his back until the time he loses his nerve.41 “Remembering Needleman” (The New Republic) in 1976, tell of an obituary for a character named Sandor Needleman a leftist intellectual in the mid twentieth century who defended his behavior by his own arguments which were against existence. Allen satirically jibes that the only thing that was real about him was his six million IOU owed... JEWISH INFLUENCE IN THE WORKS OF WOODY ALLEN Woodllen’s work has always taken a general specific direction that reveals his background, beliefs and faith. His way of thinking has taken a certain...
Albert Einstein
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...Albert Einstein should be regarded as the greatest scientist to have existed on Earth because of his extraordinary intelligence. His intelligence does not revolve only in Science and Physics but also in other aspects of life like Politics and Religion. His contributions in almost every aspect of life are immeasurable and incomparable. It is too sad that the whole world only realized his significance during his departure from Earth. SPECIFIC ARGUMENTS Albert Einstein's intelligence is superb that no one believed that there will be someone as bright as him. As stated by Ze've Rosenkranz (2005), Einstein was one among the top students... Why Einstein is the greatest scientist ever lived MAIN ARGUMENT...
Albert DeSalvo.
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...Albert DeSalvo Introduction Albert DeSalvo was a self-confessed criminal in Boston, United s. According to DeSalvo, he raped and killed 13 women in the same area. Despite his criminal ways, he was not imprisoned because of the absence of physical evidence to link him to these activities. These criminal activities were accomplished within two years of which criminal investigators and analysts doubt the involvement of DeSalvo in the said crimes. The exact number of women who fell victims to the criminal activities of DeSalvo remains unknown to date. The confessions regarding the murders he committed were thrown out as doubtful and debate continues to-date...
Albert Einstein
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...Albert Einstein Introduction: Albert Einstein is known as one of the most famous scientists in the world from the times of history till the present times. This report presents a biography on the concerned personality thus focusing on his life, his contributions in the field of science and associating his works with the business ethics in the economic world as well as medical ethics, discussing the ethical principles of the leader. Albert Einstein: A Biography: It was in the year 1879 that the great scientist was born in Germany in Wurttemberg. However, his schooling was started in Munich as his family shifted their location of residence. His education was further... Sur 25 November Biography of Sir...
Albert Nobbs (2011)
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...Albert Nobbs The film Albert Nobbs directed by Rodrigo Garcia revolves around the titular character played by the American actress Glenn Close. Glenn was also the producer and screenplay writer of the movie. The story is about a woman who strives to live in an economically debilitating country Ireland, and struggles to make a living pretending to be a man for a major part of her life. The movie is based on a story “The Singular Life of Albert Nobbs” written by George Moore. The character Albert is a woman who masquerades as a man for securing a job since the backdrop of the film was set in 19th century Ireland when the...
Biography of Albert Einstein
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...Albert Einstein Birth & Family Background Albert Einstein was born in a very normal middle family in Germany. He was born on Mach14, 1879 at the city of Ulm in Baden- Wurttemberg in Germany. His family inherited a German Jewish tradition. However, soon after his birth, the family along with him moved to Munich in Germany. Thus Einstein spent only six weeks in his place of birth. The image of Albert Einstein as an intellectual giant does not relate to skills as a kid. He could scarcely talk till the age of three. Taking this disadvantage into consideration, it was not expected that he would become a scientist whom the world would remember and respect for ever. Childhood Despite... childhood....
Albert Einstein's "Philadelphia Experiment"
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...Albert Einstein "The Philadelphia Experiment" The Philadelphia Experiment, also known as Project Rainbow, has been a of controversy and debate. In much more simpler words it was a secret experiment conducted by U.S Navy at the Philadelphia Naval Yards at Philadelphia, on or some say before October 28, 1943 to make a Ship completely invisible or to create a ship that could not be detected by magnetic mines or any kind of radar as more than half of the ships were destroyed by the Germany during the 2nd world War. But the experiment went horribly wrong. From some of the records the experiment was conducted by Dr. Franklin Reno (or Rinehart) as a military...
Albert Ellis American Psychologist
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...Albert Ellis American Psychologist ID: Dr. Albert Ellis is an American psychologist that has had a significant impacton the field of psychology, providing a new, effective approach to helping people to correct negative thoughts and behavioral patterns. Ellis’s approach was unique, and evolved not from scientific testing but from his own personal experiences. One of the earliest examples of this was that at the age of 19, he was determined to get past his own repressive shyness and did so by setting himself the task of talking to each women who sat alone in a particular task. This approach helped him to get past his shyness, and was the beginnings of his...
Albert Bandura: Modeling Theory
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...Albert Bandura: Modeling Theory al Affiliation Albert Bandura: Modeling Theory Albert Bandura’s social learning theory has emerged as one of the most influencing theories of learning and development. Whereas Bendura’s theory was based on the basic concepts of traditional learning, he strongly believed that direct reinforcement is not responsible for all forms of learning. It is then that he added the social element to his theory, asserting that individuals can learn new things and behaviors by merely watching other people (Bandura, 1986). This theory can be of great help in understanding, changing and predicting human behavior. Bandura’s...
Albert Fish and Psychopathy
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...Albert Fish and Psychopathy Question Psycopathy is a term drawn from Greek, composed of two words, “psyche,” meaning the mind,and “pathos,” meaning suffering or disease. The term refers to a personality disorder, which is portrayed through the characteristics of shallowness of emotions, especially, those characterized by reduced fear, lowered empathy levels, stress tolerance, lack of guilt feelings, cold heartedness, egocentricity, and antisocial behaviors, including criminality and a parasitic lifestyle. According to the scientific American, psychopathy is related to criminality, violence, and conduct problems, although many psychopaths are not known to be violent; psychopaths can mask... Fish and...
Albert and Esene
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...Albert and Esene Introduction Albert and Esene is a story written by Frances Khirallah Noble. It focuseson a couple of Arabic origin living in United States. Albert is husband to Esene. Albert’s family is made up of mother, father, and two sisters. The name of the mother is Hasna and the father is Nasef. His sisters are Amelia and Safiyah. The immediate family of Albert must have stayed in America for longer time because they had come to learn how to speak and read English. However, Esene, who is the wife to Albert, did not know how to read or write English. Because of this, Esene was worried of how she will fit or talk to Albert’s sisters who liked arguing. Albert advised her... of Affiliation Albert...
Model of Albert Memorial
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...Albert Memorial Introduction and Background The Victorian era in England is widely considered to be a culminating point in creative sculpturing. Expressionistic architectural marvels are dispersed around Europe carrying the footprints of a highly innovative and explorative cultural genre. Revival of the gothic and Classical tastes was one of the hallmarks of this epoch. This resurgence began with the Norman conquest of the Saxons, which also brought about the prominence of liturgical influences on architecture and sculptor.1 Patronised by affluent English monarchs who had always been generous connoisseurs of art, the Victorian monuments attained a dizzying height... Object Analysis of the Model of Albert ...
American painting. Albert Bierstadt
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...Albert Bierstadt Year: 1863 Medium: Oil painting Measurements: 186.7 cm ? 306.7 cm (73.5 in ? 120.75 in) Thesis Albert Bierstadt was an oil painter and he did art that was focused on oil paintings. The art that is going to be focused on in this paper will be that he defined by the name of “The Rocky Mountains, Lander's Peak”. In the art of choice, the artist, Albert Bierstadt did portray elements such as color, line and composition to show case the mood that he had set for the picture. As a result, in this description, the main focus will be color and composition and how the artist used specific colors such as blue, brown, green and white in the composition... ? Section Number: American painting Artists...
The Little Albert Experiment
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...Albert experiment The experiment on little Albert deserves the criticism it earns in modern day as an unethical experiment, since, the test was undertaken on little Albert when he was just at a tender age of 9 months (Sternberg, 2003). This experiment went along way surpassing the ethical boundaries established by APA regarding ethics in any psychological test and experiment. According to Principle E: Respect for People's Rights and Dignity, under the Ethical codes of APA, psychologists are required to respect the dignity and worthy of all people, as regards race, ethnicity, gender, age among others aspects of individuals life and privacy (Hock, 2005). As required by these provisions... The Little...
Albert Chinalmg Achebe
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...Albert Chinalmg Achebe popularly known as Chinua Achebe is considered as Africa's most widely read novelist. His flair for writing prominently includes the effect of Western Culture and values on traditional African society. His works include about two dozen novels besides a number of short stories. He received many accolades for his writings which touch the emotional chord by describing the human feelings from many contemporary writers and institutions. In 2007, he also won the Second 'Man Booker International Prize for fiction'. Instituted in 2005, this prize1 is awarded to recognize a living author who has contributed significantly to world literature. Born in 1930 in Ogidi, Nigeria... Chinua Achebe...
Albert Fish and Psychopathy
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...Albert Fish and Psychopathy Question Psycopathy is a term drawn from Greek, composed of two words, “psyche,” meaning the mind,and “pathos,” meaning suffering or disease. The term refers to a personality disorder, which is portrayed through the characteristics of shallowness of emotions, especially, those characterized by reduced fear, lowered empathy levels, stress tolerance, lack of guilt feelings, cold heartedness, egocentricity, and antisocial behaviors, including criminality and a parasitic lifestyle. According to the scientific American, psychopathy is related to criminality, violence, and conduct problems, although many psychopaths are not known to be violent; psychopaths can mask... Albert Fish...
Existentialism by Albert Camus
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...Albert Camus Introduction Existentialism is perceived not so much as traditional philosophy as it is a revolution against ical metaphysics; more personally it can be viewed as a “a constant confrontation between man and his own obscurity” (Camus 54, cited in Hollar 24). It is defined as “a doctrine which makes human life possible and, in addition, declares that every truth and every action implies a human setting and a human subjectivity…existence precedes essence, or, if you prefer…subjectivity must be the starting point” (Sartre, cited in Daigle 10). This broad school of thought encompasses a wide range of application; in The Stranger, the scope and depth of existentialism... ?Existentialism by Albert...
Albert Einstein: Why Socialism
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...Albert Einstein: Why Socialism Write a one sentence summary of each paragraph in the essay It is appropriate to talk about Socialism even though one may not be an expert in Economics or Sociology. 2.- Economics and Sociology are different from Science due to the fact that observed economic and social phenomena are very hard to evaluate. 3.- The real purpose of Socialism is to overcome the present "predatory phase" of human development. 4.- Socialism is ethical, and Science cannot create ends for society and, even less, instill them in human beings. 5.- Even though some individuals feel indifferent or even hostile towards finding a solution for the human race, in this...
Hospital Albert Schweitzers Program
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...Albert Schweitzer's integrated system in Haiti" 2006; 21(3):217-230. . The Hospital Albert Schweitzer program has made remarkable gains in the population coverage of immunization and other child survival services The integrated system of community based health care, provided by Hospital Albert Schweitzer (HAS) has promoted child survival services, for instance, the population coverage of immunization. Some activities were carried out to facilitate this program. These activities included interviews; women who lie on the productive age were interviewed and it was found that, 23290 births and 149 births were recorded... Journal review: Henry Perry et al, "Reducing under-five mortality through Hospital...
Albert Hourani and Ibn Khaldoun
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...Albert Hourani and Ibn Khaldoun Both Ibn Khaldoun and Albert Hourani are two thinkers and political analysts, who have their own theorization about political development in the Middle East and Arab region. In Ibn Khaldoun’s “Muqaddimah” and Hourani’s "A History of the Arab Peoples," the two authors attempt to precisely raise the delicate thread of the history of Arab peoples to understand the profound changes and take objective traditions that underpin the divisions of a culture as rich as unknown in the West. They both trace political advancements that took place in the Arab region during and after the advent of Islam, and study the social, cultural, and...
Philosophical approach of Albert Camus
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...Albert Camus was based on bringing new challenges and perspectives to readers and those interested in looking at the various perspectives of reality which were occurring. Camus was interested in pointing out and challenging the surrounding time frame through the social, political and cultural changes. With this challenge, were a series of examinations that Camus pointed out and which related to society. These were based on the idea of the absurd, rejection of suicide and the examination of death, understanding rebellion and revolution and the rejection of religion with Don Juan as the substitute. Camus not only created these challenges with his own... ?Introduction The philosophical approach of...
Albert Camus and Hannah Arendt
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...Albert Camus and Hannah Arendt Hannah Arendt is considered a with a passion who demonstrated what she wrote about. In most of her books, she wrote about love of the world. According to the author, we are supposed to love the world the way it includes all the evil and good things that belong in this world. That is exactly what Hannah did. She did continually love the world just as the way she described it. Besides that, the author has also moved on to open a center that is dealing with counseling and nonpartisan political ideologies. Hannah has also played a major role in developing good ethical ideologies through philosophical arguments in her books (Hannah Arendt). Hannah... Comparing and Contrasting...
Little Albert and Classical Conditioning
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...Albert and ical Conditioning ical conditioning depends on unconditioned reflex responses (Coon & Mitterer, p. 231). It is based on what happens before we respond. It initiates with a stimulus that consistently generates feedback. For instance, if a wisp of cotton is aimed toward an individual’s eyes, naturally, that person would blink. Blinking is a reflex; it is an involuntary and untrained reaction. In classical conditioning, if a horn is sounded just before the cotton wisp touches the person’s eye, the individual will blink. Hence, even if that person hears the horn, he would certainly blink. In classical conditioning, a precursor stimulus that does not elicit a feedback is associated... Little...
Whatever happened to Little Albert?
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...Albert al Affiliation) Introduction. In the year 1920, there was a case study referred to as the Little Albert Experiment that was done at the Johns Hopkins University. The study showed empirical or practical evidence of classical conditioning among humans. It was conducted by John B. Watson and alongside was his assistant Rosalie Rayner. The study was similarly an illustration of stimulus generalization (Watson and Rayner, 1920). After making an observation of children who were out in the field, John B. Watson was interested in discovering support for his ideas. He had the notion that the reaction of children when they heard loud noises were due to fear (Watson and Rayner... What Happened to Little...
The Stranger by Albert Camus
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...Albert Camus made the tenets of the philosophy of Absurdism work in the context of the narrative. Absurdism, in this sense, is not contained to logic but more of the failure of a man to find the meaning of life despite his efforts of seeking it. This could be the reason of Meursault's indifference towards anything. The character of Meursault does not really belong to the typical qualifications of a protagonist; the readers might have seen him as annoying rather than 'neutral' as what the character tries to project in the story. Meursault's character... ?Meursault’s Indifference From the itself, the novel speaks about the world from the view of a universal indifference of one person. The Stranger by...
The Stranger by Albert Camus
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...Albert Camus, in early 1940’s in France during the era of World war. The story in the novel revolves around a man named Meursault who is an emotionally disconnected unethical person. He is known to be an apathetic character whose religious views do not revolve around God or the life hereafter. His apathetic behavior is justified by his uncaring attitude at his mother’s funeral. He murders a person who he does not even know and yet is not guilty over his filthy act because everything in life does not have a meaning for him. Marie Cardona is one of the main characters in Albert Camus’s The Stranger who will be discussed in this essay. She is a former co-worker... The Stranger The Stranger is written by...
"The Stranger" by Albert Camus
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...Albert Camus The Stranger by Albert Camus is regarded as one of the prominent works belonging to the genre of Absurdism. Camus’ “The Stranger” was published in the dark days of the World War II, during the Existentialist movement, along with the essay collection "The Myth of Sisyphus". Meursault is the protagonist of Camus' "The Stranger", (Camus) who conveys Camus' ideas of independence, freedom and life. Meursault is a representative of absurdists who believes that the world was meaningless, absurd, and indifferent. This novel unravels the story of Meursault, who is emotionally detached to his surrounding living beings. He is an anti-hero, who... English Literature November 29, “The Stranger" by...
The sranger by Albert Camus
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...Albert Camus provides a broad perspective over which a number of issues can be painted (Camus, 2). The twists and turns in the story are fascinating to say the least. Meursault who is the main character in the story engages in some issues that leave the audience with a number of questions to ask about his personality and wellbeing. When Meursault’ mother passes on, he does not show remorse whatsoever. Meursault’s story can fascinate anyone who gets a feel of the novel. From the story, there are a number of themes that can be brought into perspective to help in the analysis of the novel. Morality is one of the themes that can... The Stranger Introduction The stranger as brought into perspective by...
Albert Camus "The Guest": Isolation of Man
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...ALBERT CAMUS “THE GUEST ISOLATION OF A MAN “Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man.”- Thomas Carlyle The guest is written by an Algerian- born French novelist Albert Camus. In this short story he has portrayed many emotions and moral conflicts of a man. The writer has blended his political knowledge with his creativeness, and has given his readers a variety of psychological themes to think about. The story The Guest highlights the isolation of a man; this isolation is because of many reasons. The protagonist of the plot, Daru who was an Algerian –born French School headmaster, after the World War 2, had been appointed by the Government to a...
A Comparison between Gandhi and Albert Camus
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...Albert Camus 11 May OUTLINE Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi [1898-1947] and Albert Camus [1913-1960] were almost contemporaries. Both were political thinkers and players. Any direct links between them in would be a bit superficial but both were great humanists and cared for the world around them [Dasgupta]. A valid way to understand them would be to consider the effect of their environment upon their thinking and actions. Their respective philosophies are also studied in this essay. Two of their works, “My experiments with Truth” by Gandhi and “The Stranger” by Albert Camus are also compared to understand these aspects. These highly attractive figures also had many... ? A Comparison between Gandhi and Albert...
Existential Status in Albert Camus's "The Guest"
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...Albert Camus which on the surface simply narrates an incident in an unusual setting. It is, however, an observation on choices, responsibility, and life itself. Here, an attempt will be made to link the events in The Guest with the comments of the same author in The Myth of Sisyphus, and also those of Jean-Paul Sartre in Freedom and Responsibility, a chapter in Being and Nothingness. Throughout the short story The Guest, which takes place in the middle of the desolate Algerian desert, the protagonist Daru is seen immediately as a contemplative man, who studies his... surroundings, the vagaries of the climate, his predicament, and that of his students and their families. The reader realizes...
"Albert and Esene" by Frances Khirallah Noble.
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...Albert and Esene by Frances Khirallah Noble. The character in this story that I could identify withand relate to the most was Albert. As I read the story, I was constantly reminded of the way my father taught my mother how to write articles and she is a wonderful writer today. This story revolves around two central characters; Albert and Esene as the name of the article indicates. Other characters in the story, namely Safiyah, Amelia, Hasna, and Nasef who are Albert’s widowed sisters, mother, and father respectively. Albert briefs Esene on how to carry herself in the family after marriage so that she develops comfortable relationships with the in-laws... ?Introduction The story that I liked the most was...
Biography of a mathematician (Albert Einstein)
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...Albert Einstein Birth & Family Background Albert Einstein was born in a very normal middle family in Germany. He was born on Mach 14, 1879 at the city of Ulm in Baden- Württemberg in Germany. His family inherited a German Jewish tradition. However, soon after his birth, the family along with him moved to Munich in Germany. Thus Einstein spent only six weeks in his place of birth. The image of Albert Einstein as an intellectual giant does not relate to skills as a kid. He could scarcely talk till the age of three. Taking this disadvantage into consideration, it was not expected that he would become a scientist whom the world would remember and respect for ever. Childhood Despite... Biography of Albert...
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