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The Life and Ideas of Economist Adam Smith

This 3 page paper evaluates biographical information about this well known economist. The invisible hand theory is included. Bibliography lists 1 source.

Place Of Religious Experience In Lawrence Kohlberg's Ideas Of Human Development

5 pages in length. To understand the intrinsically religious nature of Lawrence Kohlberg's ideas of human development, one merely needs to realize how the theorist rests his entire scope upon the aspects of ethics and morality. Identifying the place of religious experience equates to the ability to recognize that without the presence of ethics and morals, humanity would be ill-equipped to foster any type of spiritual existence. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

An Analysis of Max Weber's Ideas about Capitalism

This 3 page paper examines some of Max Weber's ideas. Capitalism is discussed. An example is used to demonstrate that capitalism works when there is a spirit or determination involved. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Charles Peirce's Account Of Truth And Reality In "How To Make Our Ideas Clear"

10 pages in length. While Peirce extends his gratitude toward the efforts of logicians for their task of clarifying the concept of truth and reality, he nonetheless appreciates what philosophers and other thinkers have done over the ages to challenge the finality with which these logicians have rendered their definitions. Pointing to such classical theorists as Descartes, Leibnitz and Socrates, Peirce escapes the boundaries inherent to logical thinkers and expands his own understanding of such esoteric concepts as truth, perception, belief and reality to incorporate a significantly more sprawling discernment. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Hume's Ideas about the Distinct and Continued Existence of Objects

This 9 page paper examines Hume's ideas. The idea of object permanence is discussed. Other philosophers such as Descartes are duly noted. The Holographic Universe is a book used in the analysis. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

The Ideas of John Locke

This 5 page paper examines the ideas of John Locke. Specific examples are provided and various areas and works are discussed. Some original works are listed in the bibliography. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

Barrington Moore & Immanuel Wallerstein: Main Ideas

11 pages in length. The study of social sciences is an ever-evolving component of man's existence that illustrates what it takes to understand human beings, their connection with each other and the environment, as well as how/why this particular species strives to constantly progress itself despite the consequences of doing so. Barrington Moore and Immanuel Wallerstein are two of the most prominent theorists of the twentieth century whose respective ideas have helped people gain a significantly better realization of the benefits and drawbacks that have accompanied such tremendous changes throughout the past century. Each man's theories have served to enrich the ability to compare and contrast ideas that may not be altogether complementary but at the same time work synergistically to create a more holistic understanding of the issue. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Nietzsche's Ideas about God and Society

This 5 page paper examines Nietzsche's The Gay Science and his statement that God is dead. The effects of the death of God on society is discussed as well as the significance of the phrase. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Ideas about Peace and War

This 3 page paper examines various ideas about war to come from people like Bob Marley, Ehren Watada, and the philosophers Kant and Hume. Differences in positions are discussed. The Enlightenment is also a part of this paper. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Martin Luther King's Ideas About Love

This 5 page paper focuses on King but also compares his ideas to that of Joshua Heschel. Some quotes from King's works are included. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

An Analysis of the Ideas of Hume and Ayer

This 3 page paper looks at ideas of Hume and Ayer. Emotivism and other ideas are discussed. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Brecht's "The Good Woman Of Setzuan" - Ideas For His Audience To Reflect Upon

4 pages in length. The duality of Brecht's work - entertaining yet also provocative and enlightening - provides more for his audience to contemplate than the mere folly of a good story. Brecht seeks to evoke reflection within his audience so they go away with the nagging sense that they have just been given a glimpse of some moral contingent they otherwise may not have realized. In short, Brecht's objective is for his audience to empower their understanding of human nature and the social, political and cultural conflicts of being human and the steps people take - good, bad or otherwise - to survive. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Newman and Rousseau: Victorian and Romantic Ideas of Religion

This 3 page paper discusses the Romantic and Victorian views of religion using quotes from John Henry Newman and Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Technology Ideas

This 12 page paper discusses the following quote “When attempting to use technology for competitive advantage there is rarely any problem in thinking up ideas. The problem is generally with making them work”. The paper starts by looking at the ease or difficulty of creating new ideas and then considers the issues of making the ideas work commercially. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

The Individual and Society: A Comparison of the Ideas of Burke, Mill and Marx

This 6 page paper compares and contrasts three authors: Edmund Burke, John Stuart Mill and Karl Marx. Politics are discussed. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

A Comparison of Orwell and Aristotle's Ideas

This 3 page paper evaluates Orwell's 1984 and Aristotle's works. The idea of utopia is discussed as it relates to these two authors.

Background Ideas and Outline for the Paper Looking at the Potential Impact on Margin Trading In Russia

This 4 page paper looks at the potential ideas and thoughts behind a project to investigate the impact of margin trading on the Russian stock market, outlines some of the aims and the proposed structure of the paper. This paper compliments paper TEmargintr.rtf. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

Reformational Leaders: Ideas About State Role, Function And Boundaries

3 pages in length. The writer briefly discusses Calvinism as it relates to the above. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Adam Smith's Ideas and the 2008 Economic Bailout

This 3 page paper examines Adam Smith's concepts and also evaluates an article on the bailout in the United States. Bibliography lists 3 sources.


This 7-page paper discusses the relationship between gender, humanity and the Church in 14th century France. The basis for the treatise is "The Goodman of Paris: A Treatise on Moral and Domestic Economy."

Nietzsche's Ideas and The Shape of Things

This 3 page paper examines the film The Shape of Things along with ideas from Friedrich Nietzsche. Bibliography lists 1 source.


This 3-page paper focuses on the media in the role of an election of fictitious candidate Robert Crunch. Bibliography lists 1 source.

Maxwell's Ideas On Conflict

A 3 page paper. Two things are certain in organizations today: change is continuous and change brings resistance and conflict. This essay discusses some of the reasons for resistance to change and reports four of Maxwell's tactics for handling this type of conflict. Bibliography lists 1 source.

Marx's Ideas About Human Consciousnesses

This 3 page paper examines Marx's ideas about human consciousness. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Different Ideas on NAFTA: A Look at the Ideas of Ralph Nader and Pat Buchanan

This 3 page paper evaluates how two candidates can be on different ends of the political spectrum but have the same opinion on one subject. NAFTA is discussed. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

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