"Publicistic Style" Essays and Research Papers

  • Publicistic Style

    Content: Introduction……………………………. Chapter I. I.I General notes on style and Stylistic…………………. I.II. General notes on functional styles of language…………… I.III. Publicistic style……………………………………… I.III.I Oratory and Speeches…………………………. I.III.II. The Essay…………………………………… I.III.III Journalistic Articles…………………………… Introduction: Definition Publicistic style of speech represents a functional version of a literary language and will widely be applied in various...

    Language, Linguistics, Literature 5637  Words | 15  Pages

  • Styles of Pronunciation

    STYLES OF PRONUNCIATION The pronunciation of one and the same person may be different on different occasions. For instance, when the speaker is delivering a lecture, speaking over the radio, giving a dictation exercise, or when he is talking to official people he wants to be clearly understood that’s why he should sound explicit and his pronunciation may be characterized as correct or even super-correct. In informal situations where the speakers are more relaxed less attention is given to the...

    Following, Language, Linguistics 765  Words | 3  Pages

  • Style, Tone, & Mood in Landlady

    STYLE, TONE, AND MOOD IN LANDLADY Prose 1 Arief Febriyanto 63708028 Moch Fajar Akbar 63708014 Willi Adjie 63706897 ENGLISH DEPARTMENT FACULTY OF LETTERS INDONESIA UNIVERSITY OF COMPUTER 2011 STYLE, TONE, AND MOOD 1. STYLE Style is the use of literary devices, tone, and mood in a particular way that makes author’s writing recognizable. In another word, the style of writing is the style of author who writes it. The author’s style can be recognized by the following...

    Emotion, Feeling, Fiction 1366  Words | 5  Pages

  • Edgar All Poe's Style

    Edgar Allen Poe’s style in The Black Cat and Tell-Tale Heart In many of Edgar Allen Poe’s short stories, a reader can encounter with many similarities of style and technique. In this paper, I am going to state the similarities of The Black Cat and Tell-Tale Heart to understand Poe style in short stories. To start with, in both of the stories, the setting is jail because the main characters of two stories are criminals. Such an entrance to the stories enables the reader’s attention to be more...

    Edgar Allan Poe, Fiction, First-person narrative 901  Words | 3  Pages

  • Poetic style of Robert Frost

    discovered a common thread in Theocritus' and Virgil’s poetry, and in the romantic balladry. Frost’s style was influenced by the early romantic poets as we can see the romantic features in his poems and also by the contemporary British poets as Edward Thomas, Rupert Brooke and Robert Graves. Many of his poems had to do with nature and transcendentalism. "Of all his poetic elements, Frost's style seems the hardest to pin down. Actually one cannot pin it down, but something could be said to further...

    Drama, Narrative poetry, Poetic form 1259  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Lens Of Style And Personality

    The Lens of Style and Personality About 200 people hike the Appalachian Trail every year; blind men, old men, fat men, young men, American men, foreign men, and women. However, each experience brings a new flavor, not because the hikers had different experiences, but because each tells the experience through a different lens: the lens of style and personality. In his hilarious book, A Walk In the Woods, Bill Bryson narrates his adventures as he challenged himself to hike the Appalachian Trail with...

    Appalachian Trail, Bill Bryson, First-person narrative 1356  Words | 4  Pages

  • Comparing and Contrasting Writing Styles

    imagery and characters but TV episode Something Wall-Mart This Way Come is able to get its point across more effectively. Diction can include many different aspects of how the language is used and some of those aspects are word choice, readability, style and voice. How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Dr. Seuss, makes excellent use of the word choice in the book. While reading the story there are words which are repeated multiple times, for example the word noise is used at least eight times in one sentence...

    Audience, Christmas tree, Dr. Seuss 1523  Words | 4  Pages

  • Style and Tone Essay

    Style and Tone Essay Style is the way in which something is written, as opposed to the meaning of what is written. The writer uses a certain style and tone to craft the story. Style refers to the writer’s choice of diction, sentence structure, tone and organization. No One’s Mystery by Elizabeth Tallent shows style and tone throughout the whole story, which shows reality vs. fantasy and being in love with someone you shouldn’t. Diction refers to the class of words than an author decides is...

    A Story, Emotion, Feeling 994  Words | 3  Pages

  • Writing Styles in the Puritan Time Period

    Bradford used very different styles of writing. In writing, praise and everyday living the Puritans favored the ordinary and simple. William Bradford wrote in what is considered the 'plain style.' This form of writing was used by many Puritan authors and was thought to be direct and to the point. The plain style consisted of simple sentences and everyday used language. It never had figures of speech and especially not any imagery. A good example of this style is found in the passage from...

    Congregational church, Literacy, Plymouth Colony 537  Words | 3  Pages

  • Munro's Style of Narration

    Munro’s Style of Narration Adolescence is a time of embarrassment, confusion, self-doubt, and physical maturity, which is exactly what the narrators of Alice Munro’s “Red Dress-1946” and “An Ounce of Cure” are going through. Both narrators in the stories are having difficulties expressing themselves: in “Red Dress-1946” she longs to be chosen by someone and in “An Ounce of Cure” she attempts to get over the one that has. Munro’s unique style of narration furthers our understanding of the narrators...

    Adolescence, Humiliation, Microsoft Narrator 1109  Words | 3  Pages

  • An analysis of Hemingway's style in Soldier's Home.

    criticized for the seeming simplicity of "Soldier's Home." Upon closer examination, the story becomes not only a simple tale of a young man returning from war, but also a story of a commonplace struggle, portrayed through the eyes of young Krebs. This style of simplicity and implied meaning is a trademark of Ernest Hemingway, and is what sets him apart from many other writers. I agree with those claiming that the story of Krebs is based of the life experience of young Ernest Hemingway. Mr. Hemingway...

    Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Fiction 1350  Words | 4  Pages

  • Adichie Narrative Styles

    How does Adichie use particular narrative style and perspective to convey meaning on her stories? Adichie’s short stories convey the difficulties Nigerian immigrants face when entering western countries and the cultural barriers that arise as a result. Often these western countries hold a view of Africans as a collective rather than recognising them as an individual. In ‘That Thing around Your Neck’ Adichie uses 2nd person narrative allowing the reader to experience what it is like to be the young...

    First person, First-person narrative, Grammatical person 1032  Words | 2  Pages

  • Styles of Two Great American Writers

    A writer’s style distinguishes him from other writers. The style a writer uses to write a story clearly indicates the tone of a story,vital for the reader to understand the story. The style of a writer is made up of different traits and characteristics used to write the story. These traits and characteristics include and are not limited to symbolism, characterization, and other elements. When evaluating a literature piece for style one should analyze the following five elements: diction, images...

    American literature, Barn Burning, Ernest Hemingway 1126  Words | 4  Pages

  • Narrative Styles in Poe, Melville, Hawthorne

    narrative styles in Melville's Bartleby, Poe's Arthur Gordon Pym, and Hawthorne's The House of Seven Gables. How all three authors utilize a "conversational" tone for the function of their work. In works by three of the most classically American authors of the nineteenth century, Melville, Poe, and Hawthorne, a trait that can be considered common to all three authors is pronounced clearly as a means to their narration. This trait is that of deploying a narrative laden with- and moreover led...

    Dark romanticism, First-person narrative, Herman Melville 1184  Words | 3  Pages

  • Style and God

    Matt Christian 8/30/11 Giffin 3 Age of Faith PP "Sinners in the hands of an Angry God" Jonathan Edwards uses imagery, repetition and metaphors to invoke fear into those yet to repent and have no fear in the "power" god potentially possesses. Edwards utilizes the literary device of a metaphor to show that God could unleash his wrath at any moment but his kindess happens to save them. Edwards states "The bow of God's wrath is bent, and the arrow made ready on the string, and justice...

    Anger, Christianity, Fiction 566  Words | 3  Pages

  • How does Austen’s narrative style enhance the reader’s understanding of characters in Emma?

    How does Austen’s narrative style enhance the reader’s understanding of characters in Emma? Austen’s narrative voice is one of both objectiveness and incite , as characterised by Wayne C. Booth; being as the embodiment of everything admirable – ‘wise, gracious, penetrating in judgment, subtle, witty, tender’ a reflection of which can be seen in Mr Knightley, the only other source of seemingly omniscient knowledge in the book. This narration is contrasted with the thought and feelings of Emma (revealed...

    Emma, Fiction, Narrative 1327  Words | 4  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    of learning styles 3-4 Types of learning style 4-5 Learning style and its influence 5-6 Benefits of learning styles 6-7 Conclusion 7 Bibliography 8 LEARNING STYLES INTRODUCTION: According to Keefe Learning style is, “The composite...

    Auditory learning, Education, Learning 1203  Words | 4  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    FOUR DIFFERENT STYLES OF PARENTING 1 Four different styles of parenting and their effects on children Samantha Johnson Hillsborough Community College FOUR DIFFERENT STYLES OF PARENTING 2 Four different styles of parenting and their effects on children The correlation between parenting styles and child development has always interested me and therefore is the reason why I chose to write about it. A parenting style can be defined...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 1629  Words | 5  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Authoritative Parenting There are three types of parenting styles according to Diana Baumrind. Authoritative, authoritarian, and permissive parenting all entail different expressions of warmth, strategies for discipline, and expectations for maturity from parents to children. Growing up I lived in a household where authoritative parenting was given to my two younger sisters and I. Authoritative is one of the main parenting styles. It is an approach from parents who set limits but listen to...

    Attachment parenting, Childhood, Concerted cultivation 841  Words | 3  Pages

  • learning styles

    Overview 1. What are learning styles? 2. Why learning styles are important? 3. What are the different learning style classifications available? 4. What are the similarities and differences between different learning style classifications? 5. What is/are your learning style/s? 6. What is/are the most appropriate learning method/s for your learning style/s? 1. What are learning styles?  Learning style is an approach to learning  It is not how you learn; i.e. not the method of learning ...

    Auditory learning, Difference, Education 581  Words | 5  Pages

  • Style and Carol Ann Duffy

    Havisham Carol Ann Duffy penned a dark, cynical poem titled Havisham. The poem articulates a deep anguish dramatic monologue of a lonely old spinster lady – Havisham, a character from Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. Havisham was ditched on her wedding day by her fiancé, the consequences were that she was no longer respected and secluded from the society. Decades have past, Havisham remains in her wedding dress and cruses the love of her life for the pain and torture she has faced every...

    Character, Expression, Fiction 724  Words | 3  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Parenting Styles Parenting styles vary in two dimensions; level of control and the level of warmth and support. The first parenting style is authoritarian. This style is characterized by high level of control, shown through anger, and low level of support. These parents tend to be very strict, controlling, demanding, and unforgiving. Children of such parents typically display low self-esteem, a lack of eternalized morals, and anger. The second style of parenting is authoritative. These parents...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Parenting 1150  Words | 4  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    This situation refers to as “learning styles” which is defined as “the concept that individuals differ in regard to what mode of instruction or study is most effective for them” (Pashler, et.al., 2008, p. 105). This is similar to the students’ preference on his/her way of learning in a particular area. Various learning styles have been used by many students as their approach to attain information and to process this to learn. One model of learning styles is the Fleming’s VAK Model which is sometimes...

    Algebra, Auditory learning, Education 1460  Words | 5  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    LEARNING STYLES AND PREFERRED TEACHING STYLES OF SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN TECHNOLOGY AND LIVELIHOOD EDUCATION OF NUEVA ECIJA VIVIEN A. GUMANGAN Agricultural Science and Technology School Central Luzon State University Abstract How may the students learn is always a concern for teachers in order to deliver a practical approach to learning a subject. Similarly, how teachers “become” inside their classroom while teaching is a reflection of students’ performance as students prefer a...

    College, Education, High school 1511  Words | 6  Pages

  • Behavioral Styles

    Behavioral Styles Improving Communications and Overall Effectiveness Everyone has an observable and recognizable behavioral style. Each style and individual has special gifts. There is no right or wrong style, no better or worse combinations of styles in work or relationships. The purpose of the DISC Platinum Rule Behavioral Style Assessment is to determine how a person usually interacts with others in everyday situations. As a person better understands their own behavior patterns and those of...

    Attention, Behavior, Better 1406  Words | 4  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    our own special style, although we share some learning patterns, preferences, and approaches A personal learning style is the biological and developmental set of characteristics that make identical instructional environments, methods and resources effective for some learners ineffective for others. II. Objective Enumerate and identify the different learning styles. III. Discussion THE DUNN and DUNN LEARNING STYLE MODEL ...

    Developmental psychology, Education, Educational psychology 311  Words | 3  Pages

  • Management Styles

    characteristic and company culture in an enterprise. However, the style can be influenced by certain factors, such as, policy, history background, social system, international competition. In this essay, three management styles and two company types will be indentified and discussed. Management style belongs to management strategy; it can be composed of operation strategy, company culture and managers. To be specific, different management styles have distinct characterizations, which can be divided many...

    Corporation, Culture, Government-owned corporation 1500  Words | 5  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    they raise them. According to researchers the parenting styles that a mother or father use will help determine their child’s current and future behavior. In this paper the researcher will examine the following: different styles of parenting, how the styles affect the behavior of children and if one style is more effective than another. Parenting Styles Does the Method Really Matter? It has been determined that parenting styles can greatly affect a child’s development (Feldman, 2008)...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Parent 883  Words | 3  Pages

  • Leadership Style

    Leadership style Leadership development is considered as one of the key success of management of organizations and companies. Leadership development is involved in the process of improving managerial skills of leadership, realizing both the nature of each organization and the nature of management team in order to implement the right leadership styles. Academic researchers have looked into different management leadership styles and have come up with wildly known three main leadership styles. According...

    Capitalism, Classical liberalism, Laissez-faire 1349  Words | 5  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Parenting Styles James Brantley Developmental Psychology We believe our children are the future. How do we ensure that we can provide them with all the essential tools to make it as productive adults? Can we produce responsible, loving and caring, respectable individuals to take our place in governing the world? There are a few ways that have been described in the molding of future adults. Parenting styles control the outcome of each individual child and can determine...

    African American, English American, Parenting 2035  Words | 6  Pages

  • Macbeth Thesis

    Weston Balskus 10-1-12 Period A Style of John F Kennedy’s Inaugural Speech “The Inaugural Address of John F. Kennedy is considered one of the greatest speeches in twentieth-century American public address. Communication scholars have ranked the speech second in a list of the hundred "top speeches" of the twentieth century based on its impact and artistry” (1). This speech, spoken by a young president to the nation after a close and divisive election, is one of the most ‘analyzed’ speeches of...

    Future, Inaugural address of John F. Kennedy, John F. Kennedy 1525  Words | 4  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    Assignment 1: 2011/12 A ‘learning style’ is ‘the way in which somebody approaches the acquisition of knowledge and skills.’ (QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource 2009) There are many different ways in which an individual can find their specific ‘learning style’ ranging from various tests and consultations to the online questionnaire. Focusing on the online questionnaire, there are a number that somebody could choose from including Honey and Mumford’s Learning Style Questionnaire, the VARK model and the...

    Accountancy, Accountant, David A. Kolb 1239  Words | 4  Pages

  • International Style

    ------------------------------------------------- Listening International style | Олон улсын хэв маяг | The international style dominated commercial architecture for most of the twentieth century | 20-р зуунд олон улсын хэв маяг нь загварын жишиг хэлбэрээр ноёрхож байсан | The international style was the style of the modern city | Олон улсын хэв маяг гэдэг нь орчин үеийн хотын загвар юм. | We can see the results in New York city today | Үүний үр дүнг өнөөгийн New York хотоос харж болно...

    Architecture, Bauhaus, International style 1653  Words | 6  Pages

  • Love styles

    The three primary love styles in Hendrick and Hendrick (1986) are Eros (romantic, passionate love), Ludus (game-playing love), Storge (friendship love), and three main secondary styles: Mania (possessive, dependent love), Pragma (logical, “shopping list” love), and Agape (all-giving, selfless love). Altogether, these love styles are all equally valid ways of loving. In order to determine your love style, you can complete a brief quiz. Hendrick and Hendrick (1986) developed a self-report questionnaire...

    Agape, Billboard Hot Country Songs number-one singles, Enzo Emanuele 1648  Words | 5  Pages

  • Management Styles

    Running head: MANAGEMENT STYLES Management Styles Management Styles Reflections: To be a better supervisor it's important to know the different management styles generally employed, and which one is the best fit for the manager's personality. There are many opinions and much writing on just what the various management or leadership styles there are. In my opinion the following list best categorizes the different styles. The three basic styles are: • Authoritarian or autocratic • Participative...

    Boss, Employment, Leadership 1130  Words | 4  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Parenting Styles and Child Development Jason N. White What are we supposed to do? All of us spend our young lives educating ourselves in reading, writing, and arithmetic. As well, many of us spend our young adulthood in college learning to become doctors and lawyers. Yet, the most long lasting, and in many ways, most rewarding job some will ever have is raising strong, intelligent, and well-mannered children. As always, this is easier said than done. Generally, a parent wants their kids...

    Child development, Child development stages, Childhood 1982  Words | 6  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    patient and family. To do so, there are several tests that can be used to analyze learning styles. One such test is the VARK questionnaire, which categorizes learning style into Visual, Aural, Read/Write, and Kinesthetic (VARK: A Guide, 2001). There is also another category called Multimodal, which simply means that the person learning has multiple preferences for learning and can use a combination of styles easily. Patients who come back to the hospital over and over again aren’t necessarily doing...

    Education, Educational psychology, Kinesthetic learning 1106  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Parenting Style

    Differences Type of Parenting Styles Parenting is defined as a complex activity that includes much specific behaviour that work individually and together to influence child outcomes. How parents impact child development? Specific parenting behaviours, such as spanking or reading aloud, may influence child development. Most researchers who attempt to describe this broad parental milieu rely on Diana Baumrind’s concept of parenting style. The construct of parenting style is used to capture normal...

    Childhood, Developmental psychology, Diana Baumrind 813  Words | 3  Pages

  • Learning Style

    Learning Styles and Academic Performance/Grade Achievement A number of studies have been designed in order to assess the relationship between learning styles of students and their academic performance. Different measures have been used in different studies. Some have used specialized tests related to the particular field, while some have used Multiple Choice Theory (MCT), Multiple Choice Quantitative, Open Ended Theory (OET), and Open Ended Quantitative, etc. A study was conducted by Lynch...

    Anthony Gregorc, Assessment, Education 2034  Words | 7  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Parenting Styles ECE355 Understanding Behavior and Family Dynamics Nancy Edwards May 20, 2012 Abstract When our children are born they are not given to us with instructions on what is the right way of parenting. The ways of parenting come in different forms, and as each child grows and develops different, parents raise each child differently. In this paper I will analyses two parenting styles, authoritarian and uninvolved parents. These two parenting styles are as different as...

    Adult, Childhood, Concerted cultivation 861  Words | 3  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Parenting Styles Abstract This paper analyzes various parenting styles based on research by developmental professionals. The four basic patterns of behavior discussed here are authoritarian, authoritative, neglectful and indulgent parenting with the latter two being classified as permissive. Characteristics typical to each of these styles and their effect on parent and child will be explored in detail. Cultural differences will be discussed and what influences parenting has on education. Behaviorist...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 1755  Words | 5  Pages

  • Learning Style

    1.1 Compare Different Learning Styles Mumford Learning Style By Peter Honey and Alan Mumford suggests that we might usefully consider 4 basic "learning styles": Activist - Pragmatist - Theorist - Reflector. Activists involve themselves fully and without bias in new experiences. They enjoy the "here and now" and are happy to be dominated by immediate experiences. They are open-minded, not sceptical, and this tends to make them enthusiastic about anything new. Pragmatists are keen on trying...

    Educational psychology, Experiential learning, Learning 626  Words | 3  Pages

  • Parenting Style

    The Important of Parenting Style Developmental psychologists have long been interested in how parents impact child development. However, finding actual cause-and-effect links between specific actions of parents and later behavior of children is very difficult. Some children raised in dramatically different environments can later grow up to have remarkably similar personalities. Conversely, children who share a home and are raised in the same environment can grow up to have astonishingly different...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 907  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chinese Management Style and Western Style

    Compare and contrast common Chinese management styles and common Western management styles By Di Yang 09114786 Accounting, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Introduction It is a fact that the economic trade tends to occur among counties all over the world. The managerial styles about how to plan a project and control a complete process as well as directing work of subordinates in companies especially in the multinational enterprises become similar in the economic...

    China, Chinese culture, Hong Kong 1169  Words | 4  Pages

  • Learning styles

    concept to understand when in a position to teach is that those in a position to learn may have different styles of learning. Not everyone learns the same way. The next most important concepts a person in a position to teach needs to understand are the different learning styles. In 1987, Neil Fleming developed a model and self-test to help learners understand more about their learning styles. Fleming enables learners to understand how they learn best by asking a set of questions that help them...

    Auditory learning, Education, Educational psychology 832  Words | 3  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Parenting Styles Melissa Hameister Black Hawk Technical College Parenting Styles There are many differing theories and opinions on the best ways to rear children, as well as differing levels of time and effort that parents are willing to invest. Many parents create their own style from a combination of factors, and these may evolve over time as the children develop their own personalities and move through life's stages. Each parenting style is affected by both the parents' and children's...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Decision theory 1076  Words | 4  Pages

  • Leader Styles

    Leadership Style Kimberly Burrow HCS 457 May 20, 2013 Dalynn Campbell Leadership Style This essay is on the different leadership style from a historical person of my choosing. The successful management styles of this person also the leadership styles. The score of my Leadership and Team Self-Management Assessment the class was asked to perform. The leadership styles and traits of my historical person. The traits that I can learn from my historical person and the traits and styles my historical...

    Goal, Leadership, Management 1444  Words | 5  Pages

  • Management Style

    to perform many roles in an organization and how they handle various situations will depend on their style of management. A management style is an overall method of leadership used by a manager. Management styles are characteristic ways of making decisions and relating to subordinates. Management styles can be categorized into two main contrasting styles, autocratic and permissive. Management styles are also divided in the main categories of autocratic, paternalistic, and democratic. Management is...

    Control, Government, Hierarchy 795  Words | 3  Pages

  • Love Styles

    affiliations between two or more people. Within these types of relationships comes a romantic aspect that includes six different love styles: eros, ludus, storge, pragma, mania, and agape. These love styles were orginially developed by John Lee in 1973 and then further expanded by Clyde and Susan Hendrick of Texas Tech University throughout the mid 1980’s. All six love styles are significantly different but everyone has experienced atleast one throughout their life. In my case, I’ve experienced all six...

    Agape, Enzo Emanuele, Friendship 1280  Words | 3  Pages

  • Management Styles

    MANAGEMENT STYLES Managers have to perform many roles in an organization and how they handle various situations will depend on their style of management. A management style is an overall method of leadership used by a manager. Various management styles can be employed dependent on the culture of the business, the nature of the task, the nature of the workforce and the personality and skills of the leaders. This idea was further developed by Robert Tannenbaum and Warren H. Schmidt who argued that...

    Decision making, Decision theory, Leadership 2025  Words | 7  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

    Parenting Styles Every parent is different, and every child is raised differently. However, almost all parents tend to raise their children in one parenting style over another. When we consider how our parents raise their children, do we say they know what it takes to properly prepare them for what they will face outside the home?   We can say that as parents we try to bring our children up as best we can. A parenting style is a pattern of behavior that influences child-rearing practices. Parenting...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Parenting 1856  Words | 5  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    LEARNING STYLES OF OUR LIVES Learning Styles of Our Lives Parker, Bobby American Military University Learning Styles of Our Lives We are faced with many different learning experiences. Some of these experiences have made a better impact than others. We can attribute this to our learning style. A person’s learning style is the method through which they gain information about their environment. Research is going on all over the world to help explain learning styles. To me,...

    Developmental psychology, Education, Educational psychology 1862  Words | 5  Pages

  • management styles

    behaviors and efficacy (Newman, 1996). Management styles are typical ways of making decisions and relating to subordinates. It can divide into two main contrasting styles, autocratic and democratic. The differences of power distance and individualism-collectivism in Japan and America make their companies have opposite management styles to adapt their special employees and local culture. In this essay, it will show power distance and influence of management style in two countries, U.S and Japan respectively...

    Asia, Culture, Geert Hofstede 1397  Words | 5  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    Learning Styles The reason for doing this report is to try and discover which is my best and worst way to learn and then to come up with a strategy for improving my ability to learn. The first thing that I need to do is research what different learning styles there is, after I have done this I can determine what are my preferred learning styles. Types of Learning Styles After doing some research I have discovered that there are four main ways of learning. For each of these four ways there...

    Education, Educational psychology, Learning 1243  Words | 4  Pages

  • parenting style

     Parenting Styles Being a parent can be one of the most difficult jobs a person will ever have. It can be challenging when the child is in their adolescent years. Parent and their parenting styles play an important role in development of their child. Infact, many child experts suggest that parenting style can affect a child’s social and psychological development which influence not just their childhood years but also extend throughout their adult life. This is because a...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 758  Words | 3  Pages

  • Parenting Styles

     Parenting Styles Before one even decides to become a parent, the question of “Will I be a good parent?” sinks in. There is no concrete definition of “good” parenting, as this is entirely subjective and depends on the religious, ethnic, cultural, and societal values to which the parent adheres. What is clear is that some children develop with an inclination towards positivity, while others do not, and there is a clear connection between these behaviors and the style with which these children...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 1290  Words | 3  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    different learning styles. A learning style is the way in which each learner begins to concentrate on, process and retain new and difficult information. These are various approaches or ways of learning. The idea of individualised "learning styles" originated in the 1970s, and acquired enormous popularity. Research suggests that learning styles are predetermined before the age of three or four, during which time basic architecture of the brain is established and learning styles are determined. It...

    Auditory learning, Constructivism, Developmental psychology 2699  Words | 7  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    Preferred Learning Styles Grand Canyon University: NRS 429: Family-Centered Health Promotion Josh Lake May 10, 2013 Preferred Learning Styles This paper will discuss the students’ current preferred learning styles and strategies. A comparison of current strategies with suggested strategies will be provided as an analysis for change in future study habits. An analysis of the VARK learning style will also be provided for a basis for this examination and future learning strategies implemented...

    Education, Educational psychology, Knowledge 853  Words | 3  Pages

  • Learning Styles

    Dan Griffiths Learning Styles Honey & Mumford learning Styles There have been several different ideas and developments into learning theories and how individuals perceive and apply new knowledge, but one of the most explored ideas came from Peter Honey and Alan Mumford. Their learning system was developed during the 1970s and was a variation on the David Kolb learning theory. Both were based on four key elements of learning, but where as Kolb’s system was to follow a learning cycle by...

    Constructivism, David A. Kolb, Educational psychology 1457  Words | 6  Pages

  • Management Style

    An autocratic style of leadership is when a leader makes a decision alone. The leader conveys the decision to staff and they have to work within the scope of that decision. For example, in order to deliver good customer service, managers instruct all staff to follow Enterprise's guidelines for dealing with customers. Douglas McGregor in 1960 used the terms Theory X and Theory Y to identify two very different forms of management style: • A Theory X manager tells employees what to do and supervises...

    Customer, Customer service, Decision making 631  Words | 3  Pages

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