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An Exploration of War Poetry Through the Ages:

This 5 page paper examins war poetry from various authors. Samples from poets are given from their works as well as an analysis of their works. Bibliography lists no sources.

Eight Attributes of an "Excellent" Company

A 5 page analysis of In Search of Excellence: Lessons from America's Best-Run Companies. In this book, authors Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Whiteman reveal the results of their comprehensive study of a sample of sixty-two of the country's top companies. From this data, the authors formulated eight attributes that all of the top companies demonstrated in some way. The writer looks at how these attributes apply to IBM. No additional sources cited.

The New Book On Organizational Communications Research

This five-page-paper presents the ideas for a sample chapter for the purpose of updating a book about organizational communications research. The Internet, email and globalization are all discussed in detail. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Writing the Public Service Announcement

This 5 page paper provides insights into how to write a PSA and how it is different from writing for print. Persuasive writing is the focus of this paper that also includes a sample announcement. No sources.

TUTORIAL: COMPOSITION OF AN ACADEMIC ESSAY

This tutorial essay offers some samples of what the standard academic essay should offer, particularly as it pertains to support of a thesis. Topics covered include definition, cause and effect, comparison and exemplification.

Linguistic Project

5 pages. In this sample linguistic project the focus is on bi-lingualism. Those individuals who speak two languages and comfortably use both languages intermittently sometimes find themselves switching from one language to another so quickly that it is almost as though a third language has been created. This project describes the means of data collection, the analysis of that data and the interpretation of the results. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

MARKETING PLAN: WELLNESS AND FITNESS SPA

This sample marketing plan involves promotion of a wellness and fitness spa in the Redwood Coast region of northern California. Topics discussed include a SWOT analysis, marketing mix, budgets and measuring outcomes. Bibliography lists 1 source.

INTERNET ABUSE: A WORKPLACE PROBLEM

This 14 page paper examines the problem of Internet abuse in the work place as a 'sample' to helping a company that is having this particular problem. Discussion centers around loss of productivity and increase liability to the company. Charts are included Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Evaluation of a Study on Male Batterers

This 5 page paper looks at men who batter through the eyes of authors Jeffery L. Edleson and Maryann Syers who conducted a study on the subject in 1991. The study is evaluated in terms of methodology and sample choice. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

TELL ALL THE TRUTH BUT TELL IT AT A SLANT

This 5 page paper discusses the effect that Emily Dickinson's poetry has on the average reader, to unsettle perceptions and leave one unsure of the exact meaning. Examples are given from sample texts, cited and quoted. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Letter to a Cruise Line

5 pages. This paper is a sample letter written to a cruise line requesting a full refund for a cruise that was completely unsatisfactory. This letter of complaint covers the eight points that every complaint letter should make in order to be most effective. Bibliography lists 1 source.

Allied Manufacturing Safety Presentation

5 pages. This case study is a presentation on safety measures in the workplace. It is based on the popular "Toolbox Talks" which are a type of safety presentation that are offered in the workplace. After a thorough explanation of what Toolbox Talks are, this paper details a sample presentation that can be fashioned for any type of organization that is interested in teaching employees about safety. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

English Essay Questions

7 pages. This sample essay paper focuses on two essays, one essay that compares a passage of Alexander Pope's The Rape of the Lock with Milton's Paradise Lost. The second essay is a comparison of Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano with Oroonoko, by Aphra Behn. Both of these essays are succinct and well-written and describe these literary works in their own unique way. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

The Individual and Society

This 8 page paper provides a sample essay of how a male, blind college student might react to politics in society. Various questions about government and political ideology are explored. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

General Electric Company

A 5 page overview of General Electric beginning with a brief history of the company and its position today The writer then identifies some of the products GE produces, the type of competitive market in which it participates, a sample of GE's acquisitions and its current P/E ratio and EPS. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Reduction of Credit Risk with Macro Derivatives; A Dissertation Proposal

One of the major risks faced by banks is that of credit risk. This 7 page paper proposes a project to examine how macro derivatives may be used to reduce credit risk. The paper consists of an introduction, methodology and a lengthy sample literature review focusing on the ways in which credit risk is currently managed. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

Statistics Questions

A series of statistics questions answered in 15 pages. Topics include standard scores, correlation, linear regression, random sampling and probability, sign test, t-tests, chi-square and hypothesis testing and significance. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

THE POLITICAL INFLUENCE OF PUNK ROCK

This five page paper is a sample speech for punk rock and the effect over the years on politics. Many groups such as the Sex Pistols and Rancid are exampled, with a brief examination of the history of punk rock included. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Open Systems Interconnect (OSI) Model

This 3 page paper provides an overview of each of the 7 layers in the OSI model, including responsibility of each layer, technology and sample protocols used. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Obesity And Depression Methodology Proposal

This 4 page paper provides the methodology section of a study proposal. Included are: operational definitions of depression, overweight and obesity, a description of the sample population, data collection and a brief description of the research design. Bibliography lists 5 sources. Includes a 1 page outline.

Correlates of Resilience in Homeless Adolescents: Part II

This 7 page paper gives an example of how to write an review of literature, study design, sample, and variables, which are all important components of any quantitative research study on resilience in the homeless populations. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

Philip Caputo’s Policy Paper to Richard Nixon’s 1968 Presidential Campaign on Vietnam

In three pages this sample presents a policy paper Philip Caputo, who served as a lieutenant in the Vietnam War, might have written advising Richard Nixon’s 1968 presidential campaign regarding the U.S. Vietnam policy. Included are references to Caputo’s memoir A Rumor of War, the Truman Doctrine, the Marshall Plan, and NSC-68. There are no additional sources listed in the bibliography.

An Application of Activity Based Costing

This 3 page paper looks at the way activity based accounting may be used for a firm such as Autozone, The concept of activity based costing (ABC) is discussed and then the different processes and potential divers are identified and a sample calculation is provided. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR AND MICROSOFT

This 11-page paper is a sample of a case study dealing with organizational behavior and human resources at Microsoft Corp. The paper discusses how one might set up observational journal entries, a case study and questions for the case study. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

How to Increase FDI Into Libya; Introduction and Methodology

This 16 page paper is the introduction and methodology for a large project which looks at the way FDI may be increased in Libya. The purpose of the research, aims and objectives as well as constraints are discussed and then the methodology, which is targeted at FDI decision makers, using surveys is outlined including sampling and the application of the surveys. The bibliography cites 9 sources.

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Bibliography

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