• the shadow and solitude
    SHADOW AND SOLITUDE A translation of SOLO ENTRE LAS SOMBRAS (A Play in One Act) By Claro M. Recto Translated by Nick Joaquin Characters: GABRIELA, the wife ANDRES, the husband, a doctor MARINA, the sister DON NARCISO. The uncle LUISA, the family friend Scene: A living room...
    Premium 8374 Words 34 Pages
  • Accountability in the Shadow of Hierarchy
    Accountability in the Shadow of Hierarchy The Horizontal Accountability of Agencies in the Netherlands Thomas Schillemans Paper presented at the EGPA Study Group on Governance of Public Sector Organizations workshop on “The governance, control and autonomy of public sector organizations in
    Premium 10590 Words 43 Pages
  • Les Mis Complete Summary
    FANTINE Book First: An Upright Man  Summary The story opens in 1815 with a detailed description of Monsieur Myriel, a widower become priest, along with his sister Mademoiselle Baptistine and their housekeeper, Madame Magloire. Having received his appointment as Bishop of Digne, he takes up resid
    Premium 21266 Words 86 Pages
  • Solitude and the Fortresses of Youth Summary
    Summary and Critiquing of Solitude and the Fortresses of Youth In the article, “Solitude and the Fortresses of Youth,” Michael Chabon explains how censorship of today’s arts will be bad. He explains in detail how censoring is not going to work because the teenage mind is so elaborate that th
    Premium 1074 Words 5 Pages
  • Summary of in the Shadow of the Organization by Robert Denhardt
    Summary of Robert Denhardt’s book: In the Shadow of Organization The book focuses on the impact of individuals within organizations and how organizational efficiency or rationality is getting deep into our individuality. The author states that the modern organizations and the way their administr
    Premium 1590 Words 7 Pages
  • My Antonia Summary
    Summary: Introduction The novel opens with an unnamed narrator recounting a train trip through Iowa the previous summer with an old friend named Jim Burden, with whom the narrator grew up in a small Nebraska town. The narrator recalls talking with Jim about childhood on the prairie, and then notes
    Premium 11624 Words 47 Pages
  • Analysis of Three of Hawthorne's Works: Solitude and Isolation
    Analysis of Three of Hawthorne's Works: Solitude and Isolation Julia Pesaresi Burns 3rd Period Pre-Ap English 20 February 96 Solitude and isolation are immense, powerful, and overcoming feelings. They possess the ability to destroy a person's life by overwhelming it with gloom and darkness. Iso
    Premium 2073 Words 9 Pages
  • Essay on One Hundred Years of Solitude
    Believed by many to be one of the world's greatest writers, Gabriel García Márquez is a Colombian-born author and journalist, winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize for Literature and a pioneer of the Latin American "Boom." Affectionately known as "Gabo" to millions of readers, he first won international
    Premium 872 Words 4 Pages
  • Something Wicked This Way Comes Summary
    SETTING The text is set in Green Town, Illinois during October 23 - October 25. The year is not listed, but it seems probable that it takes place in the 1950's era. Several things might lead a reader to conclude this fact, including the simple freedoms the boys enjoy, the respect the boys offer to a
    Premium 2457 Words 10 Pages
  • Summary/Strong Response War in Iraq
    Summary/ Strong Response In the piece, " The U.S. Invasion of Iraq Was Not Justified," Mr. Michael T. Klare argues that there is no possible way to justify the invasion of Iraq by the United States government. He objects nearly every conceivable justification for the invasion; namely, the argument
    Premium 1079 Words 5 Pages
  • Executive Summary: How Hr Makes a Company Money
    Executive Summary How HR Helps the Company Make Money: Republic National Distributing Company of Kentucky Lindsay Blume (leblum01@louisville.edu) Management 305-02 Fall 2007 November 29, 2007 Introduction The purpose of this summary is to show how the human resources function helps
    Premium 989 Words 4 Pages
  • Executive Summary
    Executive Summary In this report, film was used as a learning resource to analyze selected organizational behaviour models found in today’s workplace. As film is one of the more engaging mediums, this allows for abstract theories to be presented visually and in a dramatic manner. The film Apol
    Premium 7319 Words 30 Pages
  • Shadow Economies and Corruption All over the World: New Estimates for 145 Countries
    No. 2007-9 July 24, 2007 Shadow Economies and Corruption All Over the World: New Estimates for 145 Countries Friedrich Schneider Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria Abstract: Estimations of the shadow economies for 145 countries, including developing, transition and highly developed
    Premium 21376 Words 86 Pages
  • All Quiet on the Western Front Summary 20
    CHAPTER ONE We are at rest five miles behind the front. Yesterday we were relieved, and now our bellies are full of beef and haricot beans. We are satisfied and at peace. Each man has another messtin full for the evening; and, what is more, there is a double ration of sausage and bread. That puts a
    Premium 63926 Words 256 Pages
  • About Love Summary
    ABOUT LOVE (Anton Chekhov Summary: In “About Love” we read the dynamics of romantic love which tries to show that ‘love’ as such is not bound by marital relations. Anton Chkhov presents accounts of love affairs expressing his personal experience which makes him feel that love is just a hi
    Premium 3560 Words 15 Pages
  • The Summary and Analysis of the Story as You Like It
    As You Like It William Shakespeare Get this SparkNote to go! [pic] [pic] [pic] [pic] < Previous Section Themes, Motifs & Symbols Next Section > Act I, scenes ii–iii Act I, scene i Summary Orlando, the youngest son of the recently deceased Sir Rowland de Bois, describes his unf
    Premium 12272 Words 50 Pages
  • To Kill a Mocking Bird Summary Essay
    To Kill a Mocking Bird Summary Essay Scout Finch is growing up in a hot, tired Alabama town, where there is nothing to buy and nothing to buy it with. She and her older brother, Jem, live with their father, Atticus, the local lawyer, and their cook, Calpurnia, close to downtown Maycomb. They're a
    Premium 5391 Words 22 Pages
  • Summary of Around the World in 80 Days
    Coradella Collegiate Bookshelf Editions. Around the World in 80 Days. Jules Verne. Open Contents Jules Verne. Around the World in 80 Days. About the author Jules Verne (February 8, 1828 March 24, 1905) was a French writer and a pioneer of the science fiction (scientific romance) genre
    Premium 66708 Words 267 Pages
  • Ford Pinto Fires Case Study and Executive Summary
    Ford Pinto Fires Case Study and Executive Summary John Bonner, Scotti Greenleaf, Rose Scarbrough MGT216 University of Phoenix October 18, 2010 Sarah Nelson Ford Pinto Fires Case Study and Executive Summary Introduction During the Late 1960’s the Ford Motor Company was one of the leading
    Premium 1210 Words 5 Pages
  • Macbeth: Act 5 Summary
    SUMMARY Scene I A doctor and gentlewoman are at the castle watching Lady MacBeth because she has been sleeping walking. When Lady MacBeth enters the scene she washes her hands saying there is blood on them and refers to the murders: Duncan, Banquo, and Lady MacDuff. Once she leaves the doctor
    Premium 474 Words 2 Pages