Magoosh GRE

Tag: Role

How has the role of the nation-state changed in a globalised society?

| February 9, 2017

Introduction There has been considerable debate about whether globalisation has changed the role of the nation-state. While a somewhat nebulous concept, a nation-state can be defined as a geopolitical entity deriving its legitimacy through the service of a sovereign population or nation (Holton 2011; Croucher 2004).

Continue Reading

The Gulf War and the role of air power in the Gulf War in 1991

| February 7, 2017

Introduction The Gulf War remains an important event in modern history for various reasons. Firstly, it can be argued that the Gulf War is significant as it gives the background to the overall recent warfare known as the ‘Iraq War’ (Coyote, 2013, p.24).

Continue Reading

Your role is to evaluate the significant progress and barriers to achieving one of these pillars. Based on iata’s four pillar strategy

| February 2, 2017

Abstract The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has the difficult task of creating a sustainable and long term agenda that enables the aviation authority to develop a set or rules and regulations that not only supports the global aviation authority, but also deals with the growing concerns in relation to the environmental impact.

Continue Reading

Discuss the role and importance of the doctrine of judicial precedent in English legal system. What are the advantages and disadvantages of the doctrine?

| January 23, 2017

Introduction The doctrine of judicial precedent is based upon the principle of stare decisis, which means the standing by of previous decisions.

Continue Reading

The Role of the Media in US Political Contests

The Role of the Media in US Political Contests

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Abstract: In contemporary US elections, the media is not only a disperser of information, but an active participant in the shaping of politics with an astounding influence on the outcome of political contests. With an increasingly partisan press it is important to understand the influence the press can exert on us, and we on them. […]

Continue Reading

What role has been played by the media in US political contests?

What role has been played by the media in US political contests?

| July 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

In democratic societies the media has traditionally played the role of intermediary in electoral contests,  disseminating information from political campaigns and candidates to the voting public. However, some political scientists believe that, in contemporary US elections, the media act not merely as a medium through which campaign information is filtered, but as a agent which […]

Continue Reading