All papers submitted by Eva Ross

Dependency Theory vs. Modernization Theory

The modernization theory takes its roots in the eighteenth century, during the Era of Enlightenment. The theoretical framework was created in an attempt to explain transformation and development in society, as well as define how change influenced pre-industrial and industrial development (Smith 44). Like other transformational theories, modernization theory revealed its unique view on the […]

Innovations in the Cell Phone Industry and Sustainability

Abstract Environmental sustainability has been receiving corporate attention in the 21st century. Various industries have been employing different measures on how to ensure environmental safety. The cell phone industry has also entered into this noble initiative in a broad dimension. A polluted environment affects all the stakeholders including customers, suppliers, employees and the entire public. […]

Apology and Euthyphro

The Apology by Plato is mainly an account of Socrates speech at trial where he was defending himself against all the accusations put on him by Athenian leaders. Socrates was charged for corrupting the minds of the youths in Athens, for inventing many divinities in Athens and also for not recognizing and believing in the […]

Financial Management of Risk

There are numerous challenges entrepreneurs face seeking to succeed in business, in fact, these challenges are determined by the environment in which a business operates. Therefore, a business may be affected by either internal or external factors, whereby internal factors include factors emanating from the business structure, while external factors include those that are outside […]

Marketing Plan – Acme Consulting Services Company

Terms of reference The business plan is to start Acme consulting Services Company that provides consultancy services to companies which deal in the production of hardware and software products to become competitive in the current and new markets by identifying effective distribution channels to reach local and international markets and to increase the market shares. […]

Cyber-Attacks and the Laws of War

Cybercrime is one of the fastest rising crimes in the world today. It has been described as an illegal activity that is perpetrated through the Internet. However, there is no universally accepted definition of cybercrime. This paper is a literature review that will analyze several concepts revolving around cyber-attacks. Numerous definitions of the term cyber-attack […]

A True Nature of the Effects of Child Abuse and Neglect in a Society

Discussion on the Assignment Additional Page The solutions to the problems defined in the project have to be properly organized and based on credible information and the results of the observations. Child abuse is the concept that touches upon millions of families (Cloitre, Cohen, & Koenen, 2011). Some children face sexual abuse problems, many children […]

Age and Sex Difference

Hypothesis A In order to retain their ability to perform complex calculations and make correct and logical conclusions based on specific premises throughout their life, older people should train their skills on a regular basis; otherwise, their skills will deteriorate very fast. Since lack of training and education leads to faster decline of cognitive and […]

Internet-Based Loyalty Programs

Introduction Marketing is one of the most important managerial functions in every business. It helps companies to communicate their value propositions to the existing and potential customers. In the contemporary business environment, customer relationship management (CRM) has emerged as one of the most essential marketing roles. As competition intensifies in most industries, businesses are increasingly […]

Employee Compensation and Benefits

Brief Narrative of the Company Secretaries or administrative assistants play pivotal roles in every organization. Such roles include doing clerical works together with administrative functions (Bureau of Labor and Statistics, 2012). This paper does not focus on all industries. Rather, the focus is on the construction industry, with the particular organization that is utilized for […]

“Goals Gone Wild: The Systematic Side Effects of Overprescribing Goal Setting” Article

Goal setting has always been regarded as the efficient method for increasing the overall performance of employees and organization. Particular goals predetermine directions and time limits to achieve results. The role of goal setting has been overestimated as far as there are side effects that negatively influence employees’ behavior and organizational culture. The article under […]

Analysis of a Curriculum Initiative: A Case Study of Response to Intervention 2 at Cochran Middle School

Abstract There are various curriculum initiatives that can be identified in schools across the country. The initiatives may be projects mandated by the local school board, the state or the federal government. These are initiatives such as No Child Left Behind, Reading First among others. Response to Intervention 2 (RTI2) is such an initiative that […]

History of Kosovo

Introduction Kosovo is an area lying in the south east of Europe. It turned out to be an argufied land after the fall down of Yugoslavia. The somewhat acknowledged Republic of Kosovo is a self-adjudged autonomous state that holds real power over the better part of the region. Serbia does not acknowledge the one-sided separation […]

Managing Cultural Diversity

Cultural diversity underscores a range of various societies and people who come from different backgrounds, like traditions of all living, values in life and interacting together. Therefore, the idea of building or managing cultural diversity is that, the management should not discard or ignore other cultural identities, but sustain and respect them. In the hospitality […]

The Trial of Martha Stewart

Did Martha Stewart commit the crime of insider trading when she sold her ImClone shares on December 27, 2001? The fact that Martha Stewart committed a crime by engaging in insider trading are beyond any reasonable doubt. When Samuel Waksal, co-founder of the ImClone Systems realized that the company’s stock shares would fall drastically in […]

Teacher Merit Pay

The students’ high academic achievements are usually considered as the best results of the good teachers’ performance. However, is it possible to speak about the direct connection between the processes when the teacher’s work is stimulated with the help of money? This principle was discussed as the major one while implementing the new system of […]

Translation Strategies

Abstract Considering translation has a strong effect on various audiences, several researchers have come out to explore the appropriate manner of translating audio-visual contents into subtitles. This study sums up the findings of such researchers, through a keen focus on the movie Bad boys two and comprehensively, it articulates that, for producers to write the […]

The heritage of the Soviet Union

Two decades ago many people thought the number of democratic countries would increase significantly in Europe. The dissolution of the Soviet Union was regarded as a potent impetus for countries of Central and Eastern Europe to develop into democratic Western-like states. People in Western Europe and North America as well as people of Central and […]

Discrimination and Affirmative Action

Introduction In organizations or institutions, the positions that are held by different individuals plays very important role in creating a better working environment within the organization’s community, as well as establishing a closer relationship with the surrounding community and/ or the entire community networks of its operations. For an organization to have smooth and well-organized […]

“8 Is Not Hate: The Meaning of a Proposition” and “Prop 8 Hurt My Family—Ask Me How; Marriage Equality USA”

The modern day and age offers rights and freedoms that people have not experienced some time before and the majority of official rulings have acknowledged that people have a right to marry whomever they want, as it is their personal and private choice. While both authors address the issue of Proposition 8 and challenges that […]

Cooperative learning

Introduction Cooperative learning is a grouping strategy that is designed to increase student participation by capitalizing on the social aspects of learning. In mathematics, students cooperate while working together on a geometry puzzle, measuring the playground, or reviewing for a test (Good, Reys, Grouws, & Mulryan, 1990). Spencer Kagan (1994) identified basic principles for implementing […]

Halal Meat’s Specific Regulations

Abstract Muslims make up 25% of the world population and according to their religion, Islam; their diet is restricted. The Quran outlines specific regulations regarding halal meat. Muslims follow strictly the requirement that all meat meant for their consumption must be halal. The market trends in the world need to understand halal meat in order […]

Arrogance of Power

The author of this essay was a Democrat Senator representing the State of Arkansas. During the time the essay was published, Senator J. William Fulbright was the chairman of the United States foreign relations committee. The “Arrogance of Power” is a critical assessment of the United States involvement in the Vietnamese War. According to Fulbright, […]

Project Management and Medical Informatics

Though the information technologies seem to be insufficient with regard to the area of medical informatics, the project management helps to resolve the problems effectively. It is necessary to mention that electronic health records as well as infrastructure upgrades are some of the IT challenges related to medical informatics. All the problems should be solved […]

Political, Ethical, Economic and Legal Issues: UK and Finland. Case Study: Sainsbury’s and Nokia Companies

Abstract Companies are legal entities. They are separated from the owners and management. Being legal entities, companies can own properties, employ people, enter into contracts and sue in courts. This explains why large businesses are organized as corporations. Corporations have several advantages over other forms of businesses. First, there is a separation of ownership and […]