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

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

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Abstract In US political contests, the term media can apply to a range of items that vary from newspaper articles to attack advertisements. This essay examines the role played by the free press- television news and newspapers- and traces the role that free media has come to play in the results and courses of US […]

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SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses of John Lewis Partnership

SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses of John Lewis Partnership

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Abstract This paper looks at John Lewis, a top retailer in theUKand a very successful brand in the EU region as a whole. It scans the environment in which John Lewis operates while scrutinizing the attractiveness and competitiveness of the retailing industry in theUnited Kingdom(Porter’s Five Forces analysis). The SWOT analysis is done to […]

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“The doctrine of ‘separate legal personality’, as embodied in Salomon v Salomon & Co Ltd [1897] AC 22, has been fatally undermined by the number of subsequent exceptions to it.” Discuss this statement, stating whether you agree or disagree, in whole or in part, and why.

“The doctrine of ‘separate legal personality’, as embodied in Salomon v Salomon & Co Ltd [1897] AC 22, has been fatally undermined by the number of subsequent exceptions to it.” Discuss this statement, stating whether you agree or disagree, in whole or in part, and why.

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Abstract Comments on the doctrine of separate legal personality, a major principle in English company law, and the fear that the growing number of exceptions to the doctrine is fatally undermining it.  Explores the doctrine and its main exceptions to assess the extent to which the exceptions undermine the doctrine of separate legal personality. […]

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Vodafone Plc SWOT Analysis and Five Forces

Vodafone Plc SWOT Analysis and Five Forces

| September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Abstract Aim: This essay aims to perform an analysis on the basis of integration of SWOT and Porter’s Five Forces frameworks. The key aim of this essay is to establish the reasons behind the success of Vodafone, which is ranked 3rd in FTSE100 Company ranking, and thereby represent the implications and recommendations.

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Do depression, anxiety and other mental illness, carry less stigma than 20 years ago?

Do depression, anxiety and other mental illness, carry less stigma than 20 years ago?

| September 27, 2012 | 1 Comment

Stigma associated with mental health is highly damaging to sufferers, causing distress to the individual and their families and often leading to severe marginalisation and exclusion from mainstream society.  The past two decades have witnessed the introduction of campaigns, support groups, and projects; has observed changes in policy, law, and the media coverage surrounding mental […]

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Strategic Analysis of Rio Tinto Plc

Strategic Analysis of Rio Tinto Plc

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rio Tinto PLC holds a dominant position in the global metals and mining industry. Even though the company has a range of strategic strengths, trends in this industry mean that it needs to take further action in order to remain competitive. Three key actions are recommended.

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Analyse the social and cultural impact in Berlin of the reunification of East and West Germany

Analyse the social and cultural impact in Berlin of the reunification of East and West Germany

| September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

In 1989 the Berlin Wall that divided East and West Germany was finally opened, and the citizens of Berlin reunited. This began the process of formal reunification, in which Germany was declared a single state once again. As soon as the Berlin Wall collapsed, Germany was overtaken by celebration, and it was thought that the […]

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SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses for Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS)

SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses for Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS)

| September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

  This paper looks at the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS), one of the leading banks in the world and a very successful brand in the EU region. It examines the environment in which UBS operates while scrutinizing the attractiveness and competitiveness of the banking industry (Porter’s Five Forces analysis). The SWOT analysis is done […]

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What were the key drivers for equal opportunities for men and women during the 20th Century?

What were the key drivers for equal opportunities for men and women during the 20th Century?

| September 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Although it is inaccurate to describe the century as a straightforward story of progressive reform, it is clear to see how underlying themes fuelled the drivers for equal opportunities. The drivers being governmental legislation granting opportunities to women that brought about profound changes in perception and attitude. The three key drivers I will focus on […]

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Vodafone Group Market Analysis

Vodafone Group Market Analysis

| September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

  This report examines the current market position of Vodafone, which is currently ranked second on the FTSE 100, and has a market capitalization of 84,991 Million GBP. The report undertakes a SWOT analysis to examine the main strengths and weaknesses of Vodafone. This is followed by a Porter’s five forces analysis of the industry […]

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Vodafone Group Plc SWOT Analysis and Porters Five Forces

Vodafone Group Plc SWOT Analysis and Porters Five Forces

| September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Vodafone Group Public Limited Company is the world’s leading mobile telecommunications company operating in more than five continents. The company runs its operations from two geo-regions: Europe, which includes Western Europe andGermany, and EMAPA, which includes Middle East, Africa,Asiaand the pacific. The European market is the largest accounting for close to 80 percent of […]

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The Role of Transnational Corporations and NGOs in International Relations

The Role of Transnational Corporations and NGOs in International Relations

| August 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

  The recent increase in the international activities of transnational corporations and nongovernmental organisations has challenged state-centric models of international relations to explain the apparent contribution that non-state actors make to the international political system. NGOs influence the international system by introducing principles into discussions on the legitimacy of states’ behaviour, while TNC capital movement […]

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To what extent, if any, are the present Conservative-Liberal coalition finishing off the work of Margaret Thatcher?

To what extent, if any, are the present Conservative-Liberal coalition finishing off the work of Margaret Thatcher?

| July 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Coalition Government’s rhetoric implies differences from the politics of Margaret Thatcher, but governments must be judged on their actions. When compared to Thatcher’s programme of privatisation, welfare cuts, encouragement of property ownership and discouragement of immigration, the Coalition appears to be acting in a very similar fashion. Localism is non-Thatcherite, but while the Big […]

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Discuss the Relative Values of Drug Treatments and ‘Talking Therapies’ in the NHS, with reference to current health policies

Discuss the Relative Values of Drug Treatments and ‘Talking Therapies’ in the NHS, with reference to current health policies

| July 1, 2012 | 2 Comments

The aim of this essay is to discuss the relative values of drug treatments and ‘talking therapies’ as available modes of treatment for depression within the NHS. Both treatments are of value and are implemented respectively under the guidelines laid out by the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence. Psychological interventions such as CBT […]

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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 […]

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Report on the European Bond Market – November 2010 to April 2012

Report on the European Bond Market – November 2010 to April 2012

| June 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

This report describes the performance of the European bond market for the last 18 months and evaluates the impact of the major events, causes and factors which affected the sovereign and corporate bond market during this period.  The report also provides the future of the European bond market based on the political scenario prevailing in […]

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Critical discussion of the Stanford prison experiment

Critical discussion of the Stanford prison experiment

| June 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

  The Stanford prison experiment (1971) continues to be relevant in psychology for various reasons. Zimbardo attempted to study the development of norms and effects of social roles and expectations on healthy average men by simulating a prison. It resulted in mental breakdowns, abusive and sadistic behaviour among prison guards and was terminated well ahead […]

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Explore the many ethical dimensions of contemporary healthcare in terms of abortion

Explore the many ethical dimensions of contemporary healthcare in terms of abortion

| June 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

The aim of this essay was to explore the many ethical dimensions of contemporary healthcare in terms of abortion. Abortion rates in the UK have been reported, as has abortion globally as an increased method of population control. The reasons for abortion, are varied, including abortion as a contraceptive, attitudes to human life, and disability […]

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Strategic Analysis of Vodafone Group PLC

Strategic Analysis of Vodafone Group PLC

| June 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Beginning with a basic tool, a mobile wallet and how Vodafone (rated 10th on the FTSE 100 index) is engaging this issue, then moving on to discuss smartphones and how their popularity is increasing. An assortment of examples where strategic management is occurring within the organization alongside the frameworks used by managers to calculate […]

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What were the key drivers for equal opportunities for men and women during the 20th Century?

What were the key drivers for equal opportunities for men and women during the 20th Century?

| June 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The changing roles of men and women throughout the 20th century have been largely due to the growing drive to resolve gender inequalities. There have been many alterations in laws, policies and perceptions in the 20th century. The rate of change has varied between countries; countries typically defined as western countries, for example, the United […]

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