International Journal of Humanities and Social Science
Vol. 1 No. 15 [Special Issue – October 2011]
ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF CHURCH PROLIFERATION: THE REDEEMED CHRISTIAN CHURCH OF GOD AS A CASE STUDY
IBIYINKA OLUSOLA ADESANYA, PhD DEPARTMENT OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION UNIVERSITY...
William Golding's allegoric novel, Lord of the Flies illustrates many issues of human society through a group of young, stranded, British boys. The story takes place on an island during World War II. As a result of a plane crash, several young schoolboys are left to survive on their own in an entire...
Introduction to Sociology and Community Development
Lecturer: Dr Denys Delany
IS NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA A CLASSLESS SOCIETY? DISCUSS – IF SO WHAT DEFINES THIS STRUCTURE? – IF NOT WHAT IS THE MAIN BASIS OF SOCIAL STRATIFICATION IN NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA?
Due date: 1...
The True Causes of Salem's Community Collapse
Arthur Miller's depiction The Crucible is directly related to the blacklisting of the late 1940's and 1950's. Blacklisting was an action carried out by the HUAC to battle against communism in the United States. The process that frequently would transp...
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to improve system‐wide performance. The simple input‐output ratio forms the basis of all attempts at ensuring greater outcomes. Achieving near perfect ratio in a mechanical non‐living system is easily achievable but in a human system, ra...
Current Challenges and Initiatives: The Roles of Civil Society and Media in the Fight Against Corruption in Pakistan By Mukhtar Ahmad Ali, CPDI
Corruption in the Asia-Pacific region can cost up to one-sixth of a country's gross domestic product, robbing its citizens of precious resources that could...
Illiteracy in Our Society
It was one of the days I will never forget in my life time. My father was very sick in Abeokuta; my village, where we both live together with my mother. The people in our community have tried their hand on one thing or the other to help him, but we are left with th...
A society is a grouping of individuals which is characterized by common interests and has distinctive culture and institutions. There are nine prerequisites, or necessary components that a society needs to survive. They are a need to reproduce, role assignment, communication, a belief in something (...
The Obstacles that Cambodia Faces Towards a Free Society
Cambodia’s darkest days occurred during a period of political turmoil, which exploded into civil-war. Before civil-war erupted in 1970, the nation was in transit between the fallout of the French occupation, which ended in 1954...
GAY MARRIAGE IS AN ILLUSTRATION OF SOCIETY DIVERSIFYING AND NEGATIVE STEREOTYPES BECOMING IRRELEVANT
This essay attempts to analyze the idea of gay marriage and how this type of union can be seen or not as an illustration of social diversity, which can tend to the elimination of negative stereotype...
In Search for the Perfect Government
The ultimate goal of every society is probably to create a “perfect” governing society that rules fairly; almost like a utopia. The views of Eastern philosophers and Western philosophers are quite diverse in views on how life should be lived and how a soci...
Why do we (as a society) need a criminal justice system?
Everyday, society is the respondent to rules and procedures that shape the way we interact with one another. Perhaps the most defining rules and procedures are those that deal with criminality and criminal justice. This paper will firstly l...
Pillars of Society
A play in four acts.
Translated by R. Farquharson Sharp
This web edition published by http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/.
Rendered into HTML by Steve Thomas.
Last updated Wednesday October 08 2008.
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Enron and Society:
How Enron's Collapse Changed Us and the U.S.
Capitalism has proven to be the most lucrative and effective way to disperse wealth throughout the populace of a society. It shows itself to be efficient and equitable on how it rewards persons who are under its employ. Those who w...
Guy Debord's The Society of the Spectacle
For decades, Guy Debord's The Society of the Spectacle was only available
in English in a so-called "pirate" edition published by Black & Red, and
its informative, perhaps essential, critique of modern society languished in
the sort of...
STEREOTYPES- A MENACE IN THE SOCIETY
“Hey, so you guys have lions roaming the streets back in Africa?” , this is one pathetic stereotype question that a regular African will be asked while in the United States. In this world, there are many things people are guilty of, one of those...
“How does society perceive juvenile offenders?” |
How society really feels… |
It is a well-established that people are affected by the manner in which they are perceived. For example, children and adolescents will either "live up" to perceived expectations when they r...