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Essay on The Impact of Cloud Computing

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Impact of Cloud Computing Technologies in small scale enterprises & the strategic and technological benefits it derive out of it.   Cloud computing has been a disruptive innovation in recent years and has taken the headlines to displace many of the established traditional computational methodologies in a short period of time. The utility model of […]

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A systematic review of serious case reviews

A systematic review of serious case reviews

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Introduction   Identifying the benefits of child abuse reviews first emerged in the early 90’s and emphasised numerous issues later addressed in subsequent government guidelines (Hill, 1990). Serious Case Reviews (SCRs), previously referred to as “Part 8 reviews”, are directed towards examining and learning from the death of a child or serious injury tragedies. A […]

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Social Work Gender Class

Social Work Gender Class

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

In what ways are social class, ‘race’/ethnicity, and gender problematic identity constructions? And how can they affect achievement in education?   Abstract An examination of the problematic identity constructions associated with social class, race / ethnicity and gender. Theories of essentialism and social constructism are used to understand these notions, and to assess the extent […]

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Piaget’s Developmental Theory

Piaget’s Developmental Theory

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

1.      ABSTRACT The main aim of this research was to test Piaget’s developmental theory on children within the pre-operational stage. Piaget claimed that children aged 2 – 7 are unable to make appearance and reality distinctions of liquids, mass and numbers, while some other theorists claim that with the appropriate wording and concept, children would […]

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Sociology Essay: Impact of Heroin on Families

Sociology Essay: Impact of Heroin on Families

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY In today’s global world, there has been rising cases of drug abuse. Illicit use of Opiates, especially heroin has dominated most parts of the world with more than 281,000 heroin users in England and more than 50,000 drug users in Scotland. UK currently has the highest the rates of illicit drug use in […]

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Sociology Essay: Impact of Globalization Trends

Sociology Essay: Impact of Globalization Trends

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Introduction Globalization is a widely discussed and contested topic. The process of globalization has profound impacts on the capacity of a nation to formulate its policies. It is accompanied by a seemingly endless process of change within education (Peters, 1992). Globalization is one main issue that is increasingly attracting the attention of most academicians, researchers […]

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The Causes of Young Homelessness and the Theory Behind It

The Causes of Young Homelessness and the Theory Behind It

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

  I have chosen this research topic in order to increase awareness of homelessness amongst young people of 16-24 years old. By raising awareness I hope also to put pressure on local people  to be more helpful to them so that they feel less socially excluded.

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Free Practical Sociology Essay

Free Practical Sociology Essay

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

1. Introduction In the following I will assess a research article ‘No place called home: the causes and social consequences of the UK housing ‘bubble’’ by Bone and O’Reilly (2010).   A short summary of the article will be included. The article will then be discussed in terms of a model from Burawoy’s typography, identifying which […]

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Psychology Essay: Critical Evaluation of Machin and Spall (2004)

Psychology Essay: Critical Evaluation of Machin and Spall (2004)

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

  Abstract A critical evaluation of a paper by Machin and Spall which develops a practical model for supporting people suffering from grief and loss through counselling. The model is rooted in a measurement scale, the ‘Adult Attitude to Grief Scale’ which is extended in scope.  Machin and Spall’s paper is briefly summarised, then key […]

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Politics Essay: Margaret Thatcher’s Domestic Reforms

Politics Essay: Margaret Thatcher’s Domestic Reforms

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Which features of Margaret Thatcher’s domestic reforms (1979-1990), if any, are still prevalent in present-day Britain? The echoes of Margaret Thatcher spirit still reverberate in the Conservative-Liberal coalition. There are key aspects of domestic policy introduced by Margaret Thatcher which retain a profound influence on the politics of today. Underpinning all of the domestic agenda […]

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Free Politics Essay: International Political Economy

Free Politics Essay: International Political Economy

| October 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

“Do developments in international trade regime since 1995 (when WTO was formed) confirm Stephen Krasner’s theory concerning the determinant relationships between trade openness and balance of power? if not, what theory may explain these developments? 1.      Introduction This paper aims to discuss and analyse the effects of trade openness (globalization, free trade and international trade […]

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Free Discrimination Essay

Free Discrimination Essay

| October 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

‘The prohibition of discrimination arising from disability in the Equality Act 2010 s.15 has, to a great extent, rectified the damage done to the protection of disable people by the House of Lords decision in Mayor and Burgesses of the London Borough of Lewisham (Appellants) v Malcolm [2008] UKHL 43’

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Free Company Law Essay

Free Company Law Essay

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1.  “The courts have interpreted ‘variation’ for the purposes of s.630 Companies Act 2006 in a rather strict and literal way but this has never caused any great concern.” – To what extent, if any, is this statement true? 

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Free Radiology Research Study Critique

Free Radiology Research Study Critique

| October 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Critique: Research Study Radiology   1. Citation Upton, D. & Upton , P. (2006). Knowledge and Use of Evidence-based practice by allied health and health science professionals in the United Kingdom. Journal of Allied Health, 35:3, 127-133   2. Study Purpose The following critically reviews a paper by Upton and Upton (2006), concerned with clinical […]

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Free How to Build a Healthy Diet

Free How to Build a Healthy Diet

| October 20, 2011 | 1 Comment

WHAT IS A HEALTHY DIET Eating healthy is not easy.  Although there is a vast amount of information available on the subject, it is difficult to understand what a healthy diet actually consists of.  It is often suggested that a healthy diet consists of foods low in saturated fat, high in fibre, and rich in […]

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Free Beef Cattle Productivity Essay

Free Beef Cattle Productivity Essay

| October 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

INTRODUCTION Producing high quality beef, which corresponds to the customers’ needs, has become extremely essential for the farmers. Red Meat in Scotlandnow faces competition from high quality imported products from countries such as USA, Braziland Argentina, even the meat producers from other parts of United Kingdom. Recent surveys indicate that the ‘tenderness of beef’ cuts […]

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Free Finance Essay: Royal Bank of Scotland Crisis

Free Finance Essay: Royal Bank of Scotland Crisis

| October 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

1.      INTRODUCTION The need for banks and financial institutions to grow beyond their normal businesses of accepting deposits and providing loans, into global giants that are diverse and often engage in sophisticated practices has been embedded as the pure nature of capitalism and market liberalisation. In the most recent decade, most global economies and organizations […]

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Free Finance Essay: LSE & TMX Merger

Free Finance Essay: LSE & TMX Merger

| October 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This case study seeks to analyse the intended merger between London Stock Exchange Plc and TMX Group, Inc, the operators of London and Canada’s largest stock exchanges respectively. The intended merger is offering TMX Group’s shareholders 2.9963 shares in the newly created entity, for every TMX share owned. The aim of the merger […]

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Economical Analysis of Asset Prices

Economical Analysis of Asset Prices

| October 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Economic Analysis of Asset Prices Introduction The most recent economic crisis, from which the global economy is still reeling, started in 2007, approximately one year after the ‘sub-prime’ housing market in America buckled under its own weight, putting pressure on the financial markets across the world. This economic crisis, argued to be the worst financial […]

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Free Human Resources Literature Review

Free Human Resources Literature Review

| October 20, 2011 | 3 Comments

  1. LITERATURE REVIEW 1.1 Human Resource Management In a rapid competitive business environment, the procedures of outlining the role, function and process of Human Resource Management (HRM) within a dynamic and uncertain environment are ongoing for many decades.  In the early 1980s numerous books and articles were published by American Business Schools professors to […]

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