StudentShare solutions
Triangle menu
Humility vs arrogance
5 pages (1250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Running Head: HUMILITY AND ARROGANCE Humility and Arrogance Humility and Arrogance The state of being human includes a state of complex emotions that define the way in which life is approached. The way in which those emotions are handled define how a person approaches their emotional states through God.… Often, it is an arrogance that has caused a disruption…
Preview
Of Guns and Butter The Path of Arrogance
2 pages (500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
It was clear throughout most of the decades of the mid-Twentieth Century that no country could have as much as it might desire of both guns and butter, as that would violate the concept of production possibilities based on limited economic resources.… Originally, the macroeconomic reference was “Guns or Butter?” meaning that society often has to choose…
Preview
Extract from The Arrogance of Power (1966) by William J. Fulbright
3 pages (750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The argument from The Arrogance of Power looks into the American history in terms of her success that has earned the country pride over other nations. America is portrayed as a country endowed with political stability with diverse and talented people who have helped the country… In William J. Fulbright’s essay, the author lays his ideas in a logical way basing…
Preview
Oedipus: Arrorance and Destiny
2 pages (500 words) , Download 1
Free
Oedipus is one of the most popular and outstanding pieces of ancient writing. Written by Sophocles, Oedipus depicts the life of a king, whose destiny and pathway have been originally predetermined by gods.… Oedipus: Arrogance and Destiny It would be fair to say that in a person blinded by fate and circumstances, arrogance is both inevitable and inescapable.…
Preview
The illiad
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Name Date Course Section/# Hubris: An Old Term for Even Older Human Emotional Responses As with nearly every tragic hero, Achilles represented a character that was full of contradiction and exhibited more than one fatal flaw that would ultimately be his undoing.… Whereas our own culture and language has adequate terms and words to express the flaws of…
Preview
The Iliad
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
This essay “The Iliad” will analyze and discuss the two tragic flaws that this author believes contributed to the most to Achilles’ downfall were his ego and arrogance and his wrath.  These two characteristics of Achilles can also be traced to a link between anger, and the destruction that the gods of The Iliad ultimately meted out on the characters. …
Preview
Discussion and Respond. 3
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Responses to Discussion 3 Harness Discretionary Effort I agree with the contentions of Fred Smith, the CEO of Federal Express, where leaders play the crucial role of moving people towards the accomplishment of organizational goals. One of the responsibilities of a leader, or a manager, is to motivate employees to achieve well defined goals.… Effective leaders,…
Preview
Steve Jobs:The Power of Leadership
8 pages (2000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
[Author’s Name] [Class] 31 March 2012 Steve Jobs: The Power of Leadership Introduction Steve Jobs is rightly considered as one of the most outstanding leaders in the contemporary corporate world. The founder of Apple, Inc., Jobs is recognized as one of the most talented innovators of his generation.… Since the moment Jobs returned to work at Apple, the company…
Preview
Icarus
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
It seeks to pursue aims and goals much sooner than the nature of things would allow. This is evidenced in as simple a task as learning to ride a bicycle, which to most people involves a daring leap of faith that all too… The myth marks a lesson for the youth, for indeed Icarus was one himself. The Seagull example depicts him as a valorous young soul who takes…
Preview
Why was Caesar assassinated
6 pages (1500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
One of the many one rulers that has been immortalized by Shakespeare is Julius Caesar. Even so among all the kings that Shakespeare has written about the one that draws maximum sympathy is perhaps Julius Caesar not just because he is shown as the one to have been betrayed by his best friend and one’s he trusted but also because he is shown as a very normal human being who succumbs to his need for power but deserved better than being killed by his best friend.…
Preview
Why Did the US Become Embroiled in Vietnam
7 pages (1750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The Vietnam War became one of the painful moments in the history of the United States. Between 1965 and 1975, the war in Vietnam was one of the most contentious issues of American domestic and international politics.… From unanimous support, the American public gradually moved to complete rejection of the U.S.’s involvement in Vietnam. Simultaneously,…
Preview
Research Proposal on Steve Jobs and the foundation of Apple Computers
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Research Proposal Introduction Steve Jobs was the founder of Apple Computers. Recently deceased, Jobs is today recognized as one of the foremost innovators of his generation. After starting Apple Computers Jobs would ultimately be fired by the very organization he founded (Lashinksy).… These products would contribute to annually increasing revenue and profit…
Preview
Late 20th century United States history
2 pages (500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
(Assignment) Late 20th century United States How is America perceived by other countries depends on its foreign policies since the late half of 20th century. It is stated that ‘dear Uncle Sam has recently metamorphosed into a wicked Uncle Sap’.… Though not very extensive, the war indeed revealed its hidden lust for expansionism in the Puerto Rico and Cuban…
Preview
What factor was ultimately more responsible for the deaths in the late 19th century famines: El Nino or human choices
1 pages (250 words) , Download 0
Free
19th-century famines resulted from causal factors related to El Ninos and human choices are beyond question; both contributed to deaths and other forms of loss. The more difficult question is an identification of the primary or the predominant cause. … 19th-century famines resulted from causal factors related to El Ninos and human choices are beyond question;…
Preview
I don't know you tell me
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
For reasons that I have never digested, the life of a police officer seems to be worth more than any other mans. The valuation… Interestingly, this was evidence that was not actually new. Indeed it was already there. It was our science methods which were not sophisticated enough at the time of the crime. Yet, nonetheless, while our scientific intelligence…
Preview
Jack Beechings The Chinese Opium Wars
3 pages (750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Jack Beeching’s The Chinese Opium Wars is a historical account of the Opium Wars between the Chinese and the British due to an unprecedented dispute over trade relations of the mentioned nations… The book contains 339 pages and includes the narration of the Opium Wars and the bibliography, the notes and the timeline of events about the matter at hand. By…
Preview
The Chinese Opium Wars
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Jack Beeching’s The Chinese Opium Wars (published in 1975 by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers in New York) is a historical account of the Opium Wars between the Chinese and the British due to an unprecedented dispute over trade relations of the mentioned nations. The book… It is the thematic titles per chapter that is very catching about the book. Each of…
Preview
Destiny does not make house-calls -Carlos Zafon
5 pages (1250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
“Destiny does not make house-calls” Introduction Carlos Zafron seminally stated, “Destiny does not make house-calls.” Zafron is indicating that while individuals have a set destiny, they must actively pursue it to ensure it comes to fruition. The themes of fate and destiny have long been major concerns of literature.… In all instances, however, this proves to…
Preview
This papers topic is on Sight and Blindness in the play Oedipus Rex
2 pages (500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
How are blind people able to see beyond what sighted people are not able to see? This is a prominent theme in the play Oedipus Rex by Sophocles. We are witness to the… In light of this, it can be said that being sighted or blind does not necessarily correspond with the ability to control ones fate. It may be assumed that having the ability to see makes it…
Preview
Accounting
2 pages (500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
It is significant to note that, Dunlap had both negative and positive attributes that formed the basis or foundation of his business career. The positive attributes include… This chapter outlines the essence of harmony, and healthy working relations. It is crucial to note that, Dunlap has caused more harm than salubrious. Many companies remained ruined during…
Preview
Cultural Deviance theory
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Let’s compare its approach to that suggested by the social control theory in the analysis of drug users. According to cultural… In other words, while the processes of interaction and exchange are normal, the content of interaction and members’ extent of deviance is different. In contrast, social control theory attributes drug use in people to their limited…
Preview
Trifles' by Susan Glaspell
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Glaspell’s play gets loosely based on a true event as when she was a young reporter, she got to cover a murder case in a small town in Iowa. The play’s plot develops around the murder of John Wright in his… The play is a mockery of men’s perceived arrogance and attitude towards women at the time and it thus focuses on gender relationships and power between the…
Preview
Twelfth Night
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The person possessing vengeance in the play has a trait and significance associated with the tone presented in the play. The issue of revenge presents itself in a unique manner that… Despite her actions of vengeance as seen in the play, Maria portrays the roles of nemesis, which culminates to umbrage and reprisal, unraveling contrasting issues in the play. For…
Preview
Culture and custom
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
It is the situation with people belonging to other countries also. However, the correctness and approximation of these stereotypes depends on real experience. Germans have many… As far as American traits are regarded in comparison to the German traits, we can find some similarities and some contrasts. All the people living in this world adopt certain habits…
Preview
English Eassy
2 pages (500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Creative and critical thinking has become a challenge to most writers making them to act irrationally driven by stereotypes and superstition hence always fall a prey to irrationally thought. Many people find it very hand to be of conscious mind and develop self-driven thoughts… Undue influence is a major disastrous tool employed by authority and those in top…
Preview
1 - 25 results of 500 items