Research Papers on Government

Click on any of the term papers to read a brief synopsis of the research paper. The essay synopsis includes the number of pages and sources cited in the paper.

  • A Field Manual Delineating the Needs Presented by Counterinsurgency

    This paper delineates the lessons our military has learned from our involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan. There are four sources in this five page paper.

  • Lessons Learned Post Desert Storm

    This 5 page paper discusses the forced disarmament that occurred post Desert Storm and argues that Iraq did not comply with the requirements of the peace agreement. The writer argues that allowing Iraq to avoid its duties set a precedent by which Iraq is able to continue to evade its disarmament agreement. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Desert Storm, Desert Shield, and Lessons Learned From Them

    In five pages this report discusses these U.S. military operations in terms of changes in warfare and the impact of technology upon modern combat. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 2 Contemporary Issues Confronting Our Country

    Lack of proper education and using illegal drugs are examined as 2 major issues affecting our country and examines how government options in solveing these problems are limited.

  • Argument: Illegal Immigration Has a Negative Effect on the U.S. Economy

    This 8 page paper examines the proposition that illegal immigration has a negative effect on the U.S. economy. It argues that while this population segment has a negative effect in some areas, particularly California, overall the illegal immigrant population has a small positive effect on the economy as a whole. The idea was to argue that illegal immigration’s effect is negative but the evidence does not support that conclusion. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Nationwide Prescription Drug Plan Approaches

    In a paper consisting of nine pages a nationwide plan for prescription drugs is examined in terms of economic feasibility and the example of a brand name drug and manufacturer indicates price variations and the emphasis is that while drug companies are enjoying huge profits elderly cannot afford the prices of their prescriptions and often have to decide between eating and taking their medication. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

    In nine pages this paper examines the use and abuse of drugs in America in this consideration of the role of the federal government's Drug Enforcement Administration and also discusses the functions and mission statement. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Libertarian Manifesto of John Hospers

    In four pages this report examines the Manifesto 'Each human being has the right to live his life as he chooses, compatibly with the equal right of all other human beings to live their lives as they choose' as articulated by 1972 Libertarian presidential candidate John Hospers. There are no other sources listed.

  • The Fourth Amendment and Its Meaning in America Today

    The writer examines the Fourth Amendment which prohibits illegal search and seizure, and why it is being disregarded in America today, especially since September 11. The paper is five pages long and there are four sources listed in the bibliography.

  • 911 from Democratic and Communist Ideological Perspectives

    In five pages this paper examines how democratic and communist ideologies interpret the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • National Border Control

    This paper considers whether or not the federal government or the states should be controlling national borders in order to curtail the number of illegal immigrants gaining entry in five pages. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Illegal Aliens

    Illegal aliens are considered in this overview consisting of five pages. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Protection of American Jobs from Illegal Aliens

    In five pages this paper examines the reasons why the protection of US jobs is necessary with topics including the American steel industry, illegal alien issues and the North American Free Trade Agreement discussed. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Military Orders and the Necessity for Obeying Them

    This 5 page paper discusses military orders, how they instill discipline, and the necessity for obeying them. It also considers what a military member should do when he or she receives an illegal order. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • In Defense of Governor Spitzer’s Plan

    This 13 page paper discusses NY Governor Eliot Spitzer’s plan to make it possible for illegal immigrants to get driver’s licenses, and argues that the plan makes solid sense. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • The Failure of Communism

    This 3 page paper compares and contrasts communism and capitalism. The reasons for the collapse of communist countries are discussed. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • What Herodotus' The Histories Teaches Us About Government

    This 5 page paper examines The Histories. Monarchy, oligarchy and democracy are discussed. No additional sources cited.

  • McCarthyism and Anti-Communist Action During the 1950s

    This 4 page paper examines the era through original newspaper sources. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Effects of Illegal Immigration on the United States

    In seven pages this expository essay examines the impact of illegal immigration on America, pointing out that despite its obvious drawbacks, there are also important benefits to consider regarding this issue as well. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Updated Student Manifesto

    A 3 page essay in which the writer/tutor offers suggestions for writing a political manifesto for the current generation. Bibliography lists 1 sources.

  • Illegal Immigration as Seen Through the Eyes of Ted Author Conover

    This paper presents an overview of the nation's immigration problem as is revealed in “Coyotes: A Journey Across Borders With America's Illegal Migrants”. There are two sources listed in this three page paper.

  • Addressing the Problems of Illegal Immigration

    This paper proposes that providing amnesty to illegal immigrants would enable them to step outside the shadows and make even more contributions to American society than they already make. The bibliography of this five page paper lists five sources.

  • A Wall is Not the Answer to Illegal Immigration

    This research paper/essay offers a persuasive argument that takes the stance that a wall between Mexico and the United States is an effective solution for illegal immigration. The writer describes the reasons why people migrate across the border, despite the risks, and the other factors involved. Six pages in length, four sources are cited.

  • What Can History Teach Us About Terrorism?

    The author of this paper reviews history for the illumination it holds for contemporary terrorism. There are six sources in this seven page paper.

  • HARRY TRUMAN AND THE DOCTRINE OF COMMUNIST CONTAINMENT

    Describes the Truman Doctrine, its advantages and disadvantages, and whether it was successful. There are 4 sources listed in the bibliography of this 4-page paper.

  • The International Impacts of Narcoterrorism

    This paper discusses the links between Mexican drug cartels like Los Zetas and the Gulf Cartel to terrorist organizations like Colombia’s FARC. There are twelve sources in this twelve page paper.

  • A SOLUTION TO THE IMMIGRATION PROBLEM

    Focuses on the addition of border agents in an attempt to control illegal immigration in the United States. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 5-page paper.

  • Health Insurance Coverage and Middle Class Americans

    In fifteen pages this paper examines how there is an ever growing number of America's middle class that has no medical insurance or health care coverage in a consideration of socioeconomic contributing factors. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Future of Managed Care and Specialized Laboratories

    In nine pages this paper discusses managed care in a consideration of future roles of specialized laboratories as detailed under new health care insurance provisions. There are 8 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Basic Human Right of Health Care

    In five pages this paper argues that for individuals healthcare access should be regarded not merely as a privilege but as a basic human right. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 1898 Hawaii Annexation by the United States

    In eight pages this paper discusses Hawaii's annexation in 1898 by the United States in an overview of the various political and economic factors associated with this act and also considers the presence of the Japanese in this region. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Free Trade

    In five pages this paper examines free trade in an overview that also includes an examination of the North American Free Trade Agreement and its impact. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Should Power in a Democracy Be Diffused or Concentrated?

    In eight pages real examples are employed in an examination of contemporary democracy and whether or not it is preferably enacted through power delegationor diffusion. Six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Prospect of Global Democracy

    In seven pages this paper discusses how global democracy prospects are often thwarted by ethnic cleansing and nationalism in a consideration of such relevant texts as From Voting to Violence by Snyder, On Democracy by Dahl, and The Clash of Civilization by Huntington. There are four sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Hawaii Natives, Loss of Identity and Politicsi

    In seven pages this paper discusses the politics of Hawaii in a consideration of the cultural and economic issues that affect the natives of the state. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Issues of Emergency Response Disaster Management

    In twenty pages disaster management and emergency response issues are discussed. There is a Power Point presentation of sixteen slides available and eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Globalization and International Institutions

    In seven pages globalization and international organizations such as the UN, WTO, and NGOs are examined in an attempt to answer the question 'Are international institutions able to operate within the competing demands of the forces of globalization?' Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Varying Views on the Impact of Globalization

    A 7 page discussion of the impact of globalization on developing countries. The author explores both the positive views of globalization and the negative views. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Globalization - Overview

    A 10 page paper that begins with a definition of globalization, which is followed by a history of globalization. The writer illustrates globalization as international trade has been practiced since at least a few centuries B.C. The rise in globalization in the last forty years is discussed as are the arguments for and against it. The writer reports the rise in FDI and the identifies the countries most globalized. The writer comments on how culture evolves with or without economic globalization. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • The Impacts of Globalization: China, India, and South Korea

    An 8 page contention that not only has globalization had serious detrimental impacts in many third world regions. Indeed, only the higher skilled individuals in these countries are making any notable improvements in their standard of living. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • GREECE AND POLITICS - 2000-2004

    This 9-page paper discusses the political landscape in Greece during the 2000 and 2004 general elections. Bibliography lists 9 sources

  • Security and Risk Management

    This paper considers the question of whether disasters can be prevented. The author suggests that while man-made disasters can sometimes be prevented such is not always the case for natural disasters. What remains is minimizing the impacts. There are five sources listed in this five page paper.

  • Hitler and Power

    The paper considers the way Hitler gained and used Power. The paper is written in three sections. The first section examines the role and rights of women in Nazi Germany. The second section looks at why Hitler formed the Hitler Youth and the third part examines the events between February 1933 and August 1934 and Hitler’s accumulation of power. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Funding Public Services

    Citizens in the U.S. have a vast array of public services they can access. Some are free but some have fees that have been rising over the last decade. Many of the services are funded through taxes but the tax revenue is not longer adequate. This essay discusses these issues. There is one source used in this three page paper.

  • 1990s America and Homelessness

    In eleven pages solutions to the growing problem of homelessness in the United States is examined with a consideration of the ineffectiveness of the McKinney Act and other possible more satisfactory alternatives. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Conspiracy and the JFK Assassination

    In eight pages this paper examines the conspiracy theories that continue to swirl around the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Political Dilemma of Bill Clinton

    Political issues surrounding former President Bill Clinton are discussed in this paper. Included are Whitewater, Monica Lewinsky, the Ken Starr report, and campaign funding. Discussed particularly are the impeachment process and presidents Clinton, Andrew Johnson and Nixon.This paper has six pages and seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Is a President Clinton Resignation Ethically Bad or Good?

    In this paper consisting of five pages a proposed Bill Clinton presidential resignation is evaluated from business ethics and the country perspectives. There are five bibliographic sources cited.

  • UK's Social Housing Policy

    In nine pages this paper discusses UK's social housing policy in a consideration of council house privatization and the contemporary housing association's role as well as property transfers and how grants are awarded. Seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Liberty, Freedom and Their Meanings According to James Madison and Gordon Woods

    In 5 pages this paper contrasts and compares the meanings of liberty and freedom presented in James Madison's Federalist Paper and Gordon Woods' Radicalism of the American Revolution. There are 3 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Iran Insurance and Global Business Law

    In six pages a case study involving Iran insurance companies and U.S. investment in a consideration of international business law with problem diagnosis and proposed 'cures' offered. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • American Economy and International Trade

    In five pages this paper examines the U.S. domestic economy effect of trade, comparative advantage, and America's international trade policy. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Freedom of Speech According to Duke University Professor Stanley Fish

    In twenty one pages this paper critiques Professor Stanley Fish's views on freedom of speech as expressed in There's No Such thing as Free Speech and it's a Good Thing, Too and The Trouble with Principle. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Elite Theory and Understanding Public Policy by Thomas Dye

    In five pages the elite model is applied to the patients' rights issue. There are no other sources cited.

  • Overview of the 1980s' Iran Contra Affair

    In eleven pages this paper presents an overview of the Iran Contra Affair and its repercussions for Iran with observations by Cannon, Walsh, and Woodward included. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Improving Human Rights and International Efforts

    In seven pages this paper evaluates the efforts of global watchdog groups such as the UN Commission on Human Rights, the Human Rights Committee, the African Charter, and Amnesty International to improve human rights throughout the world. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • War and Propaganda

    In six pages this paper discusses how propaganda is used by leaders for the purposes of rallying support for war with the examples of Henry the Fifth's efforts to snag the throne of France win William Shakespeare's Henry V and George W. Bush with the Iraq war used. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Free Market, Private Property, and Freedom of the Press

    In nine pages this paper examines the capitalism political concept and John Locke's philosophy in a discussion of freedom of the press and the precondition of free markets and private property. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • GST of Canada

    In eight pages this paper examines the effects of Canada's January of 1991 implementation of a Goods and Services Tax. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Manager's Toolbox Website and Peru's 3rd Sector

    In six pages this paper discusses Peru's 3rd Sector nonprofit organizations and also examines the nonprofit management website, Manager's Toolbox. Three sites are in the bibliography.

  • Past and Present War Propaganda and the Media

    In seventeen pages this paper contrasts and compares the media portrayal of early wars such as the Second World War, Korean War, and the Vietnam War with the current Iraq War coverage in a consideration of wartime propaganda. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography. =

  • American's Government Distrust and the Assassination of President John F. Kennedy

    In five pages this paper discusses the increasing distrust Americans have developed in their government since the JFK assassination and the Warren Commission report findings issued the following year with other reasons for this growing distrust also considered. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • West and Whether or Not Iran Poses a Legitimate Threat

    In five pages whether or not the West is threatened by Iran and its fundamentalist Islam beliefs is examined. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • History of the 'Dragon Lady' U2 Military Aircraft

    In five pages this paper discusses the history, specifications, and abilities of the 'Dragon Lady' U2 military aircraft. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • United Kingdom and United States Government Processes

    In ten pages this tutorial consisting of student supplied information contrasts and compares the governmental processes of the United Kingdom and the United Nations. There is no bibliography included.

  • Sexual Exploitation and the Trafficking of Women

    In four pages this paper examines human trafficking in a focus upon the global sexual exploitation of women with Philippines and Ukraine case studies provided. Fifty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Trade Unions and Their Functions

    In five pages this paper discusses the policies, purposes, and functions of trade unions with the European Trade Union's history the primary focus.

  • Conflicts and Causes in Cote D'Ivoire and Sudan's Darfur Region

    In eight pages these two areas are compared in terms of their conflicts and the underlying causes of them with media coverage considered along with these conflicts' long term implications.

  • Pan Islamic Terrorism and Conflict Between Palestine and Israel

    In four pages this paper discusses foreign policy of the West and its role in the conflict between Palestine and Israel and also considers the Mideast's Pan Islamic terrorism. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Who's Running America? The Bush Restoration by Thomas R. Dye

    In six pages this paper presents a thematic analysis of Dye's text as it relates to power and the power elite. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Functions of Human Resources Management

    In three pages this paper examines how 6 human resources departmental functions should be utilized to maximize agency efficiency.

  • Social Security System and Its Impacts

    In three pages this paper examines the impacts of the Social Security system in a historical review.

  • Overview of Illegal Immigration in the U.S.

    In eight pages this paper presents the U.S. problem of illegal immigration in an overview that includes specific issues, media reports, and proposed government legislation. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Conflict Resolution & Iran

    A 10 page research paper that argues that there are alternatives to military intervention in regards to US policy towards Iran. The Bush administration has been very vocal in recent months about the dangers involved with Iran--one of the countries named by President Bush as being part of an "axis of evil--developing nuclear weapons. Iran asserts dogmatically that its uranium enrichment program is purely for peacetime use and is needed for the country's proposed power plants. Is the US headed toward an other military conflict, or can this situation be handled through diplomatic means, specifically through implementation of conflict resolution principles? This examination of this issue argues that conflict resolution offers a viable alternative to military intervention. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Army Battle Dress Uniform

    A 5 page research paper that discusses the importance of Army regulations that govern the dress codes and personal appearance. The writer focuses on the regulation governing the wearing of mustaches and also on the regulations governing battle dress uniforms. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Employee Development in the U.S. Army

    A 7 page paper discussing salient points regarding employee development and retention using training as a tool. The paper discusses the reasons for pursuing employee development and retention and offers a training plan using an approach similar to that already in use by the 84th U.S. Army Reserve Readiness Training Command, and it shadows the approach of both online and on-ground universities, as well as corporate training programs. LMS-centered applications are well developed and lend themselves well to employee development training within the U.S. Army. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • Huntington’s Clash of Civilizations

    An 11 page analysis of Samuel Huntington’s Clash of Civilizations. Bibliography lists 3 additional sources.

  • Impact of Illegal Immigration on the U.S. Economy

    This 6 page paper discusses the impact illegal immigration has had on the U.S. economy. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Some Legal Aspects of Hoover Dam

    A 5 page paper discussing the federal government's efforts to reduce the sheep and goat herds of the Navajo Indians in the early 1930s in environmental concern about the contribution of silt to the reservoir that would be created by the Hoover Dam. Hoover Dam brought much improvement to life in the Southwest in terms of electrification, flood control, water availability and irrigation, but in many respects it did so at the expense of the Navajo people and the Navajo way of life, and largely with impunity. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Darfur: An Analysis

    A 10 page analysis of the historical, ethnic, and religious factors at play in the Darfur situation. This paper analyzes Darfur from the perspective that there have been many contributory circumstances and events that have led up to it. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Literature Review: Human Smuggling

    This 12 page paper is a literature review of 10 articles dealing with human smuggling and human trafficking. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • PAC’s: The Insurance Industry

    Lobbying is important to almost all industries. This 20 page paper examines the insurance industry, looking at the important issues that companies may want to influence and the way that political action committees PACs, may seek to represent the interests of the commercial interests, The paper look at the general issues and then consider three PACs in more detail; ALAC PAC, Metropolitan Life and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. The paper ends by considering the way that the PACs may improve efficiency in the future.

  • The Deleterious Effects of Computer Gambling

    This 5 page paper addresses this compelling issue. Gambling addiction is only one reason considered to support a thesis opposing Internet gaming. The paper concludes that Internet gambling sets people up to lose money and should be illegal in all states. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Democracy in India

    This 7 page paper examines India's Constitution and electoral process. The problems with democracy in India are highlighted. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Relations between the U.S. and the Islamic Republic of Iran

    This 8 page paper describes the history of U.S.-Iran international relations and why Iran has come to distrust the United States. It considers the 1953 U.S. backed coup that overthrew the legally elected Mossadegh government; the Islamic Revolution; and the U.S. backing of Saddam Hussein. It also considers reasons why Iran is developing nuclear power. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • The Proliferation Of Nuclear Weapons In Developing Countries Is A Reality

    10 pages in length. The United States, in fear of losing its imperial status so well documented throughout the twentieth century, is being forced to address the proliferation of nuclear weapons by those in the global community whose reputations are less than trustworthy; for these powerful arms to be in control of such hotheads as Iran, North Korea, Pakistan, Russia and China all trying to possess the manipulative influence inherent to having nuclear weapons, America is rightly concerned over loss of national security. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • “Chimpanzee Politics”

    An 8 page overview of the many similarities that exist between humans and chimps when it comes to group dynamics. Using the book by Frans De Waal as a reference, this paper highlights how chimp group dynamics share more similarities than they do differences with politics in American government. No additional sources are listed.

  • The Cold War as Compared with the Conflict in Iran

    This 6 page paper compares and contrasts the Cold War and the current nuclear threat of Iran. The war on terror is discussed. Research is provided to support the assumptions. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Huntington, Clash of Civilizations

    A 5 page research paper/essay that discusses the thesis proposed in the 1993 article “The Clash of Civilizations?” (which was later expanded into a book) by Harvard University professor Samuel P. Huntington, he which he proposes that the central source of global conflict will not be “primarily ideological or primarily economic,” but will be between cultural perspectives (Huntington, 1993, p. 22). This examination of Huntington’s thesis, first of all, looks at his position in more detail, and then examines the implications of Huntington’s position and the storm of controversy that it has generated. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • The War in Iraq

    A 6 page paper which argues against the war in Iraq. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Torture in Bush’s America

    This 6 page paper argues that torture is permissible only in extremely narrowly-defined circumstances, not as a routine method of dealing with prisoners. It argues further that the Bush administration has in fact made the definition far too broad, and embraced torture; this is not surprising for an administration that is secretive, corrupt and power-mad. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Human Trafficking in Sierra Leone

    This 7 page paper discusses the problem of human trafficking in the African country of Sierra Leone. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • About Voter Fraud

    This 3 page paper discusses several aspects of voter fraud. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Immigration, Pros and Cons

    An 8 page research paper that discusses the pro and cons of the immigration debate, offering an overview of immigration policy that considers history, as well as the present. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Dr. Seuss Goes to War

    A 4 page discussion of the political satire of Theodore Geisel, the cartoonist that would ultimately become better known as Dr. Seuss. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Torture is Wrong Under Any and All Circumstances

    This 4 page paper argues against torture under any conditions. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Terrorism and Social Networking

    Social networking sites and government's role in stopping terrorism is discussed in this seven page paper. Five sources appear in the bibliography.

  • Terrorists and Their Methods of Torture

    Torture is a widespread practice that most countries use, whether they admit to it or not. Terrorists in particular allegedly torture their hostages, and this eight page essay examines what they hope to gain by doing so, and some of the methods they use. There are ten sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Foreign Policy and Iran

    This paper discusses the background history and the pertinent issues involved in the problem of Iran continuing to pursue a nuclear program. Five pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • David Cole’s Case Against the Torture Lawyers

    The writer analyzes David Cole’s article “The Torture Memos: The Case Against the Lawyers,” in which he argues that the OLC lawyers who crafted the legal positions that allowed torture to go forward are every bit as guilty as those who committed the acts of torture, and should be prosecuted. There is one source listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • THE BLACK HISTORY OF AMERICA’S WHITE HOUSE

    Discusses racism in the White House throughout the history of the Presidency.There are 6 sources listed in the bibliography of this 10-page paper.

  • Opposing the Justification of Torture

    In a paper of three pages, the writer looks at the ongoing torture debate. The argument is made that torture can never be justified. Paper uses five sources.

  • Win Some, Lose Some: Views of the Bay of Pigs

    The Bay of Pigs fiasco of April 1961 is viewed from U.S. and Cuban perspectives in 8 pages. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • "Four Freedoms" Speech, Roosevelt

    This essay pertains to FDR's "Four Freedoms" speech, which was delivered as the State of the Union address in January of 1941. The writer analyzes the nature of these freedoms and points out where they are congruent with traditional American values and where they build upon these concepts. Five pages in length, only the speech is cited.

  • Iran and the United States Joint Relationship

    This 9 page paper gives an explanation of how the Us and Iran need to cooperate in order to maintain the Us power in the Middle East. This paper includes discussions of Chinese and Russian relations with Iran. Bibliography list 5 sources.

  • Pros and Cons of Social Security

    In eight pages the history of Social Security is examined in an assessment of its pros and cons and discusses 3 important bills in terms of their benefits strategies. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Abortion According to Ronald Dworkin

    In five pages this paper discusses Life's Dominion An Argument About Abortion, Euthanasia and Individual Freedom by Ronald Dworkin as it describes his abortion views and discusses the sociopolitical flaws in his arguments. There is the inclusion a bibliography.

  • Life and Times of Liberal Democracy by C.B. Macpherson

    In a paper consisting of five pages Macpherson's arguments as presented in his text are considered in terms of their persuasiveness and valuable insights. There are no other sources listed.

  • Gas and Electric Utility Industries Automatic Systems of Meter Reading

    In fifteen pages the increasing trends of employing the technology of automated meter readings in the gas and electric utility industries are examineed in terms of available types, networks, and the benefits of AMR technology. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • American Federalism According to Paul E. Peterson and Thomas R. Dye

    This paper contrasts and compares American federalism perspectives featured in Paul E. Peterson's The Price of Federalism and Thomas R. Dye's American Federalism in five pages. There are 4 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Book Reviews on the U.S. and Democracy

    In six pages various principles of democracy are examined within the context of the texts The Politics of Democracy by Pendleton Herring and Political Parties and Democracy in the United States by Kay Lawson.

  • Anthony Downs's Political Parties Theories

    An analysis of American political parties, elections and party switching from the years 1980 until 1998 are considered within the context of Anthony Downs' 1957 book Economic Theory of Democracy. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Frederick Douglass and Karl Marx Fictitious Dialogue

    In five pages this paper presents a fictitious dialogue between Frederick Douglass and Karl Marx utilizing Marx's Communist Manifesto and History and Douglass's 1883 speech to the Antislavery Association.

  • U.S. Immigration Reform

    In three pages United States immigration issues are considered in a discussion of various reform measures including 1986's Immigration Control Act and the need for an immigration program that is more positive. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Essay on the Pros and Cons of Gun Control

    Gun control's pros and cons are examined in an argumentative essay consisting of five pages and includes the rights guaranteed in the 2nd Amendment of the U.S. Constitution as well as the contention that gun related crime fatalities will be lessened by stricter gun control laws. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Controversy and Politics of Landfills in Chicago

    The community landfills that surround Chicago are the focus of this report that consists of fifteen pages in terms of such issues as the law, politics, society, economics, and the environment. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Benjamin and William Franklin by Skemp

    In three pages this paper examines the relationship between Benjamin Franklin and his son William. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • A Review of Courthouse over White House Chicago and the Presidential Election of 1960

    An 11 page review of the book by Edmund Frank Kallina. The book focuses on alleged political corruption. 1 source.

  • Edmond Killina's Courthouse over White House Chicago and the 1960 Presidential Election

    In eleven pages the controversial results of the 1960 presidential election are examined within the context of this book and provides additional insights into this lesson from history that provides contemporary perspective. One source is listed in the bibliography.

  • Trade Policy and Congressional Deference

    In eight pages this paper considers how the Congress often defers to the President on trade matters but that it nevertheless retains control regarding such issues that benefits society because of the accountability factor. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Asylum Seeking

    In ten pages this paper discusses asylum seekers and issues that refugees must consider regarding policies in Great Britain and United States. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Electoral System of the United Kingdom

    This paper examines the United Kingdom's 'first past the post' electoral system in an assessment of its pros and cons in 5 pages.

  • Assisted Suicide and Cruzan v. Harmon

    Legal responsibility, government boundaries, and the Cruzan v. Harmon Supreme Court decision on legalizing physician assisted suicide are all part of a tutorial of eight pages on the issue of assisted suicide. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • UK and the Crisis Between Pakistan and India

    In eight pages this paper examines the crisis in terms of what can be gained by the United Kingdom as a result. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Forms of Athenian Government

    In five pages Athenian democracy and its American counterpart are compared and there is also an examination of the Athenian government's four forms oligarchy, monarchy, democracy, and aristocracy. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • U.S. Federalism and the Rights of States

    In seven pages this paper examines U.S. federalism in an historical consideration that discusses cooperative federalism, dual federalism, and the importance of states rights. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Models of Liberal Democracy and Interpretations

    In five pages this paper discusses 4 liberal democracy models including classical, developmental, people's, and protective. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Failure of the American Intelligence Community Exposed by the September 11 Attacks

    In five pages this paper considers how American intelligence failed to warn citizens of the September 11th attacks and how forecasting the event would have assisted in taking precautions that might have prevented or minimized the damage. There are six bibliographic sources cited.

  • Politics of the Banana Trade War

    In fourteen pages this paper examined the World Trade Organization's role and considers the Caribbean in this consideration of the banana trade war and the politics associated with it. Sixteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Orwell and Nieman and Their Views of Big Government

    The writer examines 1984 by George Orwell and Defending Government: Why Big Government Works by Max Nieman and how one is a warning against big government and the other finds it a positive asset. The paper is ten pages long and there are six sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Reforming Campaign Finance

    In a paper consisting of eight pages campaign finance is examined in terms of explanations of what 'hard money' and 'soft money' are, party amounts raised, proposed limits are suggested and discussed with supporting literature information included. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • German Elections of 1932 and 1933

    In nine pages the victory of Adolf Hitler's Nazi party during the German elections of 1932 and 1933 are examined in terms of whether or not the German people were aware of what they were voting for in terms of Hitler's future plans of genocide. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 1995 Ruby Ridge Incident and How it Could Have Been Prevented

    In six pages this paper discusses how property and life loss resulting from the Ruby Ridge incident could have been reduced. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • New Fast Track System of the FDA

    In two pages the Food and Drug Administration's new fast track system is assessed in an overview that supports the FDA's role. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • Impracticality of Direct Democracy

    In three pages the impracticality of a direct democracy is argued in a historical consideration that compares today's representative democracy with the Athenian democracy of ancient Greece. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 2012 Olympics' Proposal Evaluation

    In six pages this paper considers the possibility of holding the 2012 Olympics in New York City with a case study evaluation of Robert Moses performing a potential building site evaluation. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • National Missile Defense Laser Options

    In twelve pages laser weapons such as Airborne Lasers with Relay Mirrors, Ground Base Lasers with Relay Mirrors, Space Based Lasers, and Space Based Lasers with Relay Mirrors are examined. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Democracy Models

    In six pages this paper assesses American democracy within the context that it does not fit the pluralist, liberal representative or participatory democracy model criteria. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Success of Armed Prophets and Grief for Unarmed Prophets

    This Machiavellian concept is examines in ten pages with Moses being among the prophets discussed. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Affordability of Health Insurance Letter to U.S. Senator Bill Frist

    In four pages this sample letter to Sen Frist describes the lack of health insurance affordability and the need for health insurance for individuals who do not qualify for public assistance. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Oregon's Death with Dignity Act and the American Government

    The impact of the Supreme Court's 1997 decision on states autonomy over right to die issues and Oregon's Death with Dignity Act are discussed in four pages. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Analysis of US Antiwar Organizations and American Peace Movements from September 11 2001 until March 20, 2003

    In eighteen pages new and traditional pacifist groups are examined in light of the September 11 attacks and the war against Iraq in terms of protest methods, statements of conscience and other components. There are fourteen bibliographic sources cited.

  • Class Struggles, and the Value Labor Theory of Karl Marx

    In four pages this paper compares 'The Other Civil War' to the labor theory of values developed by Karl Marx.

  • Social Security and Policy Making Models Reviewed

    In four pages this paper endeavors to align policy making models with the payment of Social Security.

  • European Union, Economic and Cultural Development

    In five pages issues of economic and cultural development are examined in an attempt to answer the question 'What does European federalism indicate about the relationship between culture, political development, and economic development?' Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Boston Massacre and the Massacre at Kent State University

    In seven pages these historical massacres in American history are compared and contrasted in a featured article. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Farewell Address of George Washington

    In three pages the Farewell Address George Washington delivered in 1896 in which he expressed his concerns for the new country's welfare is discussed with the emphasis upon European allegiance and political party threats. There are no other sources cited.

  • Politics and Bananas

    In six page the political maneuvering along with the banana trade wars are examined in an argument that this connection has even assisted in electing American presidents. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd and the Power Concept

    In five pages power is examined within the context of Kidd's novel with corruption, exploitation, and abuses among the topics of consideration. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 'Atoms for Peace' Speech Analysis

    In five pages the neoAristotelian approach is applied to critiquing a speech delivered by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in which he warned about nuclear weapons' dangers. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Illegal Immigration and the Cuban Issue

    American immigration policy as it pertains to Cuba has been a sea of contradictions, especially when compared to the policy on Haiti. This paper examines the problems with Cuban immigration and compares it to immigration as a whole. Cites financial, social and historic aspects. This paper has thirty pages and fourteen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • No Child Left Behind - Illinois

    This 3 page paper examines the No Child Left Behind Act, and argues that it will ultimately fail. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Private Investment in Rural America

    A 3 page exploration of the factors that typically discourage private investment in rural areas. With very few exceptions, monies are invested with the express purpose of returning a profit. In comparison with rural areas, metropolitan areas have more of the people and the infrastructure that is needed to accomplish that purpose. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • The Civil Rights Act of 1991

    A 3 page summary of the Civil Rights Act of 1991. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • The Patriot Act

    A 10 page research paper that examines The Patriot Act. On March 9, 2006, the Patriot Act was renewed after a year of proposals, counterproposals, two extensions and extensive negotiations (Pike 1). Despite numerous compromises and revisions that are intended to safeguard the civil liberties of American citizens, the Patriot Act and its implementation continue to be a source of hot debate and contention. This raises numerous questions about the Patriot Act. Is it effective in regards to issues national security? Does it unnecessarily violate citizens' civil liberties? Is it being used as a convenient ruse that allows the federal government to suppress its political opponents? Or is the Act being used within an ethical, focused manner that targets only national security threats? This examination of literature on the Patriot Act attempts to answer these questions and present the facts pertaining to this controversial legislation. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • Federalism

    A 5 page paper which discusses and analyzes Federalism. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Brazilian Slavery: 1550 -1888

    An 8 page review of the institution of Brazilian slavery and the factors that drove it. This paper examines the differentiation between slave industries and the factors that determined who was employed where. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • The Effect of Saddam Hussein's Execution

    This 3 page paper looks at the fallout after the execution of Saddam Hussein at the very end of 2006. The effects of the execution on the future of Iraq is the focus of attention. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • International Relations and Constructivism

    This 3 page paper examines several theories of international relations, including constructivism and neorealism, and how they relate to one another. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Global Warming: Disproportionate Impact and Foreign Aid

    A 3 page discussion of how to prepare developing countries to deal with the impacts of global warming. This paper contends that those most responsible for the pollution contributing to global warming provide aid to those countries in need. The point is made, however, that foreign aid is only one potential approach. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Energy Crisis

    An 8 page paper. We have a serious energy crisis that few seem to be acknowledging. Leeb and Strathy, however, say we are on the edge of the most serious crisis ever. Beginning with the comments of these authors, this essay compares two economic energy policies, CARE from the 1970s and the Energy Policy Act of 2005 in term so which had greater impact. The essay then briefly describes some alternative energy approaches. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Hussein and Hitler

    This 6 page paper compares Saddam Hussein and Adolf Hitler, and argues that while there are similarities, the comparison is not exact. Further, Hussein's deed, heinous as they were, can never compare to Hitler's, and equating the two men trivializes Hitler's monstrous acts. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Relationship between Politics and Economics

    This 6 page paper discusses the relationship between politics and economics. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Nuclear Power: An Environmental Necessity

    A 5 page assessment of nuclear power as a feasible environmental option. This paper argues for nuclear power and discounts the controversy over whether or not it contributes to greenhouse gases. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Inadequacies in U.S. Antiterrorism Provisions Prior to 9-11

    A 4 page paper emphasizing that 9-11 was the result of inadequate antiterrorism provisions in the U.S. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • The Electoral College

    This 5 page paper reports the history of the Electoral College, when it was established, why, its purpose, legal foundations for it, how it works, how Electors are selected, number of Electors, election quirks with the Electoral College, how Electors vote, elections deferred to Congress, who administers the Elector College and how it has evolved. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • California's Emergency Response Plan

    This 4 page paper looks at California's emergency response plan. While California is subject to earthquakes and that is well known, it deals with landslides, flooding and man-made problems such as oil spills or terrorist threats. How California's system is set up is the focus of this paper. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Communication and U.S. Foreign Policy Towards Mexico

    An 8 page overview of how poor intercultural communication during the Woodrow Wilson Presidency negatively shaped foreign policy towards Mexico. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Civil Rights Act of 1991

    A 7 page research paper/essay that discusses the Civil Rights Act of 1991, which amended the Civil Rights Act of 1964, in order to provide damages in regards to employment discrimination cases and to make it clear how provisions of the 1964 Civil Rights Act pertain to “’disparate impact’ actions. The writer discusses how its provisions affect the workplace. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Public Health Aspects of Food Safety

    This 8 page paper discusses the issue of food safety from a public health perspective; it focuses mostly on a literature review. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Should Anabolic Steroids Be Used in the Military?

    While this 14 page paper concludes that steroids should not be used, a history of use of steroids in the military is explored along with a look at its usage in society in general. The detrimental effects of anabolic steroids are relayed. This paper includes an Annotated Bibliography with 10 sources.

  • Christian View on Immigration

    A 10 page research paper/essay that examines the questions of how Christians should view immigration issues. This examination of immigration issues, with a particular focus on the United States and illegal immigration, seeks to establish a consensus of how scholars feel Christians should regard immigrants and immigration policy. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • The Voting Rights Act of 1965

    This 12 page paper discusses the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and the recent battle over extending its provisions. The extension was signed into law in August, 2007, with its controversial provisions intact. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Nationalism and the Importance of the Landscape

    This 7 page paper examines a variety of perspectives. the importance of landscape in a national culture is emphasized. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • FEMA’s Response to Hurricane Katrina

    A 6 page research paper that evaluates FEMA’s response to Hurricane Katrina from a PR standpoint. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Assessing the Budget of the City of Orlando

    A 10 page paper assessing the 2007/2008 budget for the City of Orlando, Florida. The paper looks at the budget itself, as well as NACSLB Best Practices; GASB34 and Orlando's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). It appears that the awards that the City of Orlando has received for its budget processes and presentation are well earned. There are some changes that the City could make, but overall the budget document is one that meets the needs of the City and its citizens. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Homeland Security: Adequate Facility Security?

    8 pages in length. The Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Agriculture have worked in tandem to uphold the stringent policies put forth so the United States food supply remains out of the reach of terrorist activity. While critics argue that years after the Homeland Security Act was implemented that grave vulnerabilities still remain to the nation's food source, a number of different strategies help to keep the original objective right on track. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Department Of Homeland Security And Intelligence

    A 2 page paper that discusses what 'intelligence' is and the purpose of the intelligence community and the purpose of the Dept. of Homeland Security. The writer comments on the relationship between intelligence and homeland security. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Same-Sex Marriage

    A 6 page research paper that discusses public policy on same-sex marriage, which is a divisive public policy issue that continues to divide the nation, as there is no clear consensus on what either federal or state public policy on this issue should be. The following discussion of same-sex marriage draws on current sources in order to ascertain what the state of current public policy on gay and lesbian marriage in regards to courses of action, identification of the major actors and how this relates to "winners" and "losers." Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • The Importance of 9-11

    A 6 page contention that 9-11 should be considered the most important event of the last century. This contention is justified on the basis of the societal changes that have occurred since the September 11, 2001 terrorist destruction of the New York World Trade Center and the subsequent attack on the U.S. Pentagon itself. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Arguing about the Minimum Wage

    This 4 page paper discusses three issues with regard to the Minimum Wage: probable consequences of raising it; the differential aspects of the Minimum Wage and whether or not it’s effective in fighting poverty. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Who Should Pay For The Infrastructure

    A 5 page paper. The question is whether or not the government should pay for the infrastructure. The paper reports the condition of the infrastructure in the U.S. and how much it would cost to bring it up to standards. The writer reports and comments on the debate of who should pay for improvements as the population grows and also reports what some states have done to address the problems. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Comparative Analysis of the Economic and Business Plans of Barack Obama and John McCain

    In nine pages this paper examines the similarities and differences in the economic and business plans of 2008 presidential nominees Barack Obama and John McCain, and also considers how the economy would be affected overall by the implementation of each candidate’s plans. Eight sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Military Supply Chain Management

    A 4 page paper discussing general supply chain needs for the U.S. Army. Though the principles of supply chain management are the same for both corporate and military models, there are significant differences that directly affect supply chain management. Military supply chain management requires the addition of these other needs and influencers. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Population Density/California

    A 4 page research paper that a particular demographic aspect of California—population density—and how this factor affects land use and the future of California agriculture. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • The Necessity for and Effectiveness of Affirmative Action

    This 10 page paper takes as a given that affirmative action is a solid program that should be reinstated; the argument it pursues is how best to defend the support of affirmative action programs. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Discrimination against LGBT communities in Canada

    In this three page paper the writer looks critically at the article Counter-Hegemonic Citizenship: LGBT Communities and the Politics of Hate Crimes in Canada. There is one source listed in the bibliography.

  • Minimum Wage vs. Living Wage

    This argumentative essay takes the stance that the working poor need a living wage and that simply raising the minimum wage is not good enough to effectively fight poverty. Three pages in length, it cites five sources.

  • Johan Galtung’s Peaceful Approach to Peace

    Using the peace research approach to conflict resolution the paper assesses the way conflicts may be understood and resolve with the aim to gain long term peace and the argument that it is a global rather than a national issue. Seven sources are cited in this eight page paper.

  • The 1st and 2nd Gulf War - Have the Allies Committed Genocide?

    There have been two gulf wars, the writer looks at the way genocide may be defined, looking at general perceptions and the requirements of international agreements. The writer then simulates primary research that can be used to assess the general opinion of the public regarding their perception of potential genocide by the allies in Iraq. Ten sources are cited in this sixteen page paper.

  • The Pros and Cons of Affirmative Action

    This paper argues that while affirmative action has had some negative impacts, the positives outweigh those negatives.

  • Obama v. HItler, a Comparison

    This essay makes a comparision between Barack Obama and Adolf Hitler in terms of leadership styles. It looks at questions like: Is Barack Obama a servant-leader? How effective and long-lasting is their work? This paper has 3 citations.

  • Applying Grid Group Paradigm to Public Sector Management

    This 17 page paper (including a 9 page PowerPoint presentation) looks at grid group theory, outlines the paradigm and applies it to the area of public sector management. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Communications in the Army and Ethics in the Workplace

    The writer discusses two separate but related topics: ethics in the workplace, and communications in the Army. There are two sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Western Warfare Outline

    The writer provides a one-page outline for the upcoming paper on the ineffectiveness of Western warfare methods in Afghanistan and Iraq.

  • September 11 2001 An Annotated Bibliography of Conspiracy Theories

    This paper reviews ten sources and provides a brief description of each. There are eleven sources in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Washington DC and the 2015 World's Fair

    In a paper of five pages, the writer looks at the 2015 World's Fair. Arguments are made to the effect that Washington DC provides the most suitable location for the event. Paper uses four sources.

  • HURRICANE KATRINA AND THE FACTORY SHIP

    This 4-page paper compares treatment of poor people in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and in the Japanese novel The Factory Ship.

  • Political and Legal Process for a Case Example of Tagg

    In a paper of ten sources, the author reflects on different legal perspectives that can be applied to evaluating a legal system for a case study, in this case the Island Nation of Tagg. The author considers reasoning behind the choice. There are six sources presented.

  • The Need for Social Housing

    The writer looks at the way social housing provides affordable housing in the rental market. Despite arguments that the policies supporting terminating social housing policies the writer argues that social housing is still needed. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography of this ten page paper.

  • Individual Rights v. States Rights

    This research paper investigates literature that examines the inherent tension between the rights of individuals and states rights. The writer also investigates the shift that has occurred away from focusing on states rights toward a paradigm that focuses on humanitarian concerns. Six pages in length, six sources are cited.

  • Policymaking Security

    This essay demonstrates that psychologists are learning how to interview potential terrorists more effectively. It also explains the important role of psychology in security. it explains the public’s perception of risk is based on qualitative characteristics that have more to do with psychological while experts based their opinions on statistical data. The essay discusses psychology and homeland security.There are four sources listed in the bibliography of this five page paper.

  • PPT list for USPS

    The list included is for the PPT presentation belonging to PG707540 on the USPS.

  • Defense Science Board Study

    A Task Force of the Defense Science Board analyzed the energy strategies of the Department of Defense and found the Department had implemented few of the recommendations made in 2001 and were reluctant to implement the recommendations made in the 2008 report. This paper states the DoD has made a mistake and justifies that opinion. There are two sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • DO WE NEED MORE GUN CONTROL?

    Discusses pros and cons of gun control in the U.S. while pointing out that the current solutions aren't particularly effective

  • Assessment of the book: Policy Paradox: The Art of Political Decision Making

    This 3 page paper gives a discussion of the policy paradoxes in the book and in particular the problems of equality and efficiency. This paper includes examples from the book to support the assessment. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Direct Democracy in the United States

    This 5 page paper gives an overview of direct democracy and the use of initiatives and referendum. This paper includes discussion of direct democracy in the United States on the local, state, and national level. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Solving the Threat from North Korean Nuclear Program

    This 7 page paper gives an explanation of the issues with the North Korean nuclear program. This paper includes discussions of the potential solutions to the nuclear threat including imposing economic penalties and negotiations. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • US Society and the Welfare System

    In seven pages this paper considers the societal purpose served by welfare and discusses welfare reform issues, costs, and The Family Support Act. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ways of War and Peace by Michael W. Doyle

    In nine pages this paper examines the 3 views of the world that have molded global political perceptions according to Ways of War and Peace by Michael W. Doyle. There are no other sources listed.

  • European Union Expansion and Portugal

    In five pages this paper examines how Portugal has been affected by EU membership. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Post First World War Parliamentary Democracies

    In five pages this paper examines how after the First World War shifting leadership in Russia, Italy, and Germany resulted in a radical transformation of these countries with Machiavelli's theories also considered. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Construction Industry of Singapore and Fiscal and Monetary Policy Effects

    In five pages Singapore's construction industry is discussed in terms of the business activities that result from the roles of monetary and fiscal policy. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of the Free School Lunch Program in the United States

    In eight pages the U.S. free school lunch program is examined in terms of its origins and various conditions. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Joe Robbie Professional Football Stadium History

    In fifteen pages this paper presents an historical overview of Joe Robbie Stadium, the original name of the home of the Miami Dolphin NFL team. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • New Jersey and New York Supreme Courts Compared

    Decisions of New Jersey and New York Supreme Courts are compared in a paper that consists of five pages. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Iris M. Young's Justice and the Politics of Difference and Susan M. Okin's Justice, Gender and the Family

    In seven pages these feminist works are examined regarding how each represents the themes of diversity and social politics.

  • State of Texas Government Agency Terms

    In five pages this paper discusses a Texas state government agency in an overview of various terms and how they are used.

  • Historical Role of Syria

    In five pages this paper discusses the past and present role of Syria, which did not receive its modern statehood until 1946. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of New Zealand History, Culture, Politics, and Geography

    In eight pages the post 1984 changes affecting New Zealand are considered in this overview that includes such topics as history, geography, culture, and politics. Five sources are cited in an annotated bibliography.

  • Asia Sex Trafficking and the U.S. State Department

    In five pages this paper assesses the success of the U.S. State Department in limiting Asia's sex trafficking practices. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Mahatma Gandhi and Frantz Fanon Fantasy Interview

    In six pages this paper presents a mock Nightline interview featuring author of The Wretched of the Earth Frantz Fanon and nonviolent civil disobedience practitioner Mahatma Gandhi. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Written Word and Creating a Response to a Problem

    6 pages and 2 sources. This paper considers how the written word can be used to communicate very specific things, including the response to a specific problem. Throughout history authors from Martin Luther King, Jr. to Abraham Lincoln have all used the written word to respond to specific problems with great public response.

  • U.S. Army's Volunteer Service

    In five pages this paper examines the volunteer members of the U.S. Army in a consideration of welfare and national security issues. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Considering the Week in the Life of an American President

    In a paper containing five pages a U.S. President's life during a typical week is considered and includes a discussion of President George W. Bush's 2001 activities and includes former Presidents Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton. There are four sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Protectionist Policies and the US Machine Tool Industry

    In six pages this paper discusses the protectionist policies of the US machine tool industry and their benefits. Seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • America Combating Terrorism

    In seven pages this paper discusses the global terrorism fight the United States is presently engaged in. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • U.S. Military Steps Against Iraq

    In five pages this paper adopts the viewpoint of a military advisor to President George W. Bush in an outline of how the U.S. military should advance its Iraq conflict. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • U.S. Citizenship Obligations

    In six pages this paper discusses citizenship obligations as it relates to aliens and legal residents of the U.S. with a citizenship definition provided, the process to acquire citizenship, and the effects of 911 are also examined. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Municipal Public Administration

    In six pages various scholarly articles on municipal public administration address such topics as public policy and urban management. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Factors Leading to the Boston Tea Party

    In thirteen pages the factors that culminated in the Boston Tea Party and its aftermath are examined. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Free Trade and Taxation

    In five pages this paper examines free trade and taxation in a consideration of the repeal of the U.S. Smoot Hawley Tariff and the British Corn Laws along with ideologies including Marxism, Realism, and Liberal IR Theory. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Political Role of American Mass Media

    This paper discusses the role of mass media in politics. The author discusses persuasion, agendas, framing, news-making, and interpretation as they relate to the media's political role. This six page paper has ten sources listed in the bibliography.

  • The US and a Multi Party System

    In five pages the conditions under which the US might develop a multi party system is explored with American exceptionalism being the primary focus. There are three bibliographic sources cited.

  • San Antonio< Texas

    This 7 page paper describes a visit to San Antonio, Texas, and why it is fun to visit. The writer argues that San Antonio is also a good city to live in if one moves to Texas. There are 10 sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Design for Politicians' Website

    In four pages this students supplied case study examines website design and then suggestions are offered regarding a web page for politicians. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Water Demand and Purchase in California

    In three pages California's legislative issues as they relate to the economic principles of supply and demand in terms of the 1991 California Water Bank are discused relevant to how the bank endeavored to secure resources in order to initiate a water demand reduction. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • New Zealand and Australia's Indigenous Peoples and Political Rights

    In five pages this paper discusses the lack of political rights being denied to the indigenous peoples of New Zealand and Australia with neither Australia's democratic or New Zealand's 'New Right' political models working successfully. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Substance Abuse Agency and Management Theory

    In eight pages the Helen Ross McNabb Center for substance abuse treatment is examined in terms of how a government agency is influenced by private sector market forces in a consideration of management theory. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Funding Delays for First Responders on 9-11

    Although promised billions of dollars from the federal government, the first responders to the September 11, 2001 terrorism attacks have yet to receive them. This questions questions why. Four sources are listed.

  • Foreign Financial Aid and the United States

    In five pages this paper examines the funding of Israel by the United States in the ongoing war on terrorism. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 'The End of History?' by Francis Fukuyama

    In seventeen pages Fukuyama's essay is outlined and explained in terms of the articulated thesis regarding the last man at the end of history with the writer's own personal reflections also among the topics of discussion. Twenty one sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Poverty and Globalization

    In eight pages the issue of whether or not poverty is reduced by globalization is considered in a discussion of subnational and supranational differences and distinctions between countries such as China and India. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Security Concerns of Central and South American Airline Employees

    In five pages this paper examines South America and Central America flight and cabin crew dangers regarding port arrivals and departures. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Trademark Abuse and Economic Competition in Europe

    In twenty five pages this paper considers how the Euro and the EU have contributed to economic competition that has resulted in such issues as trademark abuse. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky Scandal, the Media, and Public Opinion

    In five pages this paper discusses the article 'Rethinking Media Politics and Public Opinion: Public Reactions to the Clinton-Lewinsky Scandal' by Lawrence and Bennett as it considers the influence the media had on public opinion as it relates to this presidential scandal. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Global Economy, Trade, and Caribbean Nations That Speak English

    In twelve pages the problems of these Caribbean countries are examined in terms of trade, the global economy, the ineffectiveness of the WTO, and the promise of CARICOM to initiate change. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • US Foreign Policy and Bangladesh

    In five pages the present United States foreign policy regarding Bangladesh is considered in terms of its 'negatively neutral' stance despite being less open to American interests than are other secular countries. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • 'Defenders of the Faith' and McCarthyism

    In four pages this paper examines the 'defenders of the faith' and how far they should be allowed to go in the name of government protection in this consideration of McCarthyism. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Video Games, Sex and Violence

    The regulation of sex and violence in video games is argued in a paper consisting of three pages. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Public Values and How They Are Influenced by Special Interest Groups Regarding Video Game Violence

    In five page this paper discusses video game violence in an overview of both sides of the debate and also considers how special interest groups influence the values of the public. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Military and Technology Uses

    In ten pages this paper discusses how technology is being applied to the military in the present and in the future in an overview that includes wireless communications, stealth, and a life saving body suit. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Missile Defense System of President George W. Bush

    In five pages this paper discusses why a sophisticated antiballistic missile program is needed in a discussion of the differences between President Ronald Reagan's SDI, the first President Bush's global protection program and the antiballistic missile defense policy of the second President Bush. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • An Argument Against Reforming Social Security at the Present Time

    In a paper consisting of five pages the argument that Social Security does not need to be dramatically reformed but should be strenghtened in the future in terms of younger worker incentives in businesses that do not have 401k plans to be used for retirement that will supplement Social Security is presented. There are four bibliographic sources cited.

  • Terrorism Preparedness, Travis County, Texas

    This twenty five page paper discusses the ways in which Travis County, Texas, is handling the potential for terrorist attacks. The state capital, Austin, is in Travis County. The paper examines the suggestions from several state agencies with regard to preparations for an attack, including the Texas Homeland Security Department, the Austin/Travis County Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) and the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission. The bibliography lists eight sources.

  • Racial Segregation and Housing

    In four pages this paper discusses the perpetuation of racial segregration in housing suburbs throughout history and the incriminatingn role the government has played throughout the historical development of this socioeconomic problem. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Global Population Analysis

    In six pages this essay analyzes the populations of Australia, the United Kingdom, Iraq, Costa Rica and Rwanda in terms of demographics, the differences in mortality and life expectancy rates, the impact in population growth and other relevant issues. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography along with two tables that are also provided.

  • Logical Vietnam Argument Perspectives

    In four page this paper assesses the logic in the Vietnam War perspectives of Lyndon Johnson's Why Are We in Vietnam, Larry L. King's article 'Machismo in the White House,' and Patrick J. Hearden's The Tragedy of Vietnam. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Money Laundering Detection Through Information Technology

    In thirteen pages this paper considers a research project proposal on money laundering detection through information technology approaches with a literature review included. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Defense Transformation's Affect on Force Mgmt

    A 7 page paper that discusses the transformation that US military forces are currently undergoing. This paper focuses, specifically, on how the transformation process is affecting force management. Various aspects of force management are discussed. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Racial Profiling and Racial Discrimination

    This 8 page paper discusses the practice of racial profiling as it relates to minorities, and concludes that racial profiling is actually a form of racial discrimination. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Texas Railroad Commission

    A 5 page overview of the Texas Railroad Commission. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • A Local Smoking Ban: Controversy Verses Reason

    A 5 page perspective on a local smoking ban. Written from the perspective of a non-smoker, this paper presents the evidence that makes it clear that the ban is in the best interest of both non-smokers and smokers. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Fallout of Terrorism and Arson, 2001 and 1933

    A 10 page paper reviewing the burning of the Reichstag building in 1933 and the events of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 for the purpose of looking for parallels between them. There are some coincidental similarities between the burning of the Reichstag building in 1933 and the September 11 terrorist attacks, but only highly superficial ones such as they both involved government action and they both resulted in the loss of personal freedoms that had existed before. Bibliography lists 19 sources.

  • Future Trends in Employee Motivation and Compensation within the Military

    A 6 page paper discussing compensation models, reward systems and planning for contingency needs in the military. There is no question that both the US and its military have entered a new era that no one wanted. As is the case in compensation and reward systems in the private sector, the military will need to assess the future long before it arrives, and plan for it well. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • American Public Policies

    A review of several of the most troubling public policy arenas of the modern day. These include health, welfare, education, and energy. The paper outlines concerns in each and emphasizes the importance of public policy in addressing these concerns. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Unemployment in the US

    This 8 page paper looks at the problem of unemployment in the United States. The paper first established the problem looking at the level of unemployment in general and specific terms and then considers the way that fiscal policies could be used to tackle the unemployment problems. The bibliography cites 6 sources. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • The Changing Face of Terrorism

    A 6 page discussion of the changes that have occurred since 9-11 in the U.S. and Spain in regard to terrorism. The contention is presented that the most eminent threat of terrorism that we are facing in the U.S. results more from our own counterterrorism activities than it does from the terrorists themselves. In Spain, however, terrorism seems to have intensified in regard to the threat of both biological weapons and bombs and other more traditional weapons of destruction. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Realigning Aid to Ethiopia

    A 4 page paper providing recommendation to the British government regarding additional financial aid to Ethiopia. The recommendation for the British government and for the governments of other Western "rich" countries giving aid to Ethiopia is to maintain historic levels of financial assistance, followed with increased financial assistance entrusted to NGOs to administer and use for the good of the Ethiopian people. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Should The United States Become A Member Of The International Criminal Court?

    19 pages in length. America's involvement in the International Criminal Court - while helping to facilitate a broader spectrum of accountability across the globe where the International Court of Justice leaves off - creates a vacuum of vulnerability too evident to ignore. From checks and balances to due process to the exclusion of certain offenses that most definitely belong but are somehow protected, these troublesome inconsistencies provide the United States with a solid foundation upon which to stand apart from the Court involvement. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Considering Welfare Reform

    This 4 page paper discusses some of the issues surrounding welfare and welfare reform. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Transnational Effects of Terrorism

    A 6 page research paper that discusses the fact that terrorism has had multiple effects on international relations. It has brought nations together to form international cooperation strategies, but this issue has also caused the United States to rationalize actions that have served to alienate much of the world. This examination of international relations as they relate to terrorism explores this situation. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • The U.S. Invasion of Iraq is Justified by the U.N. Security Council Resolutions 660, 678 and 1441

    This 10 page paper argues that the U.S. invasion of Iraq can be justified by interpreting Security Council Resolutions 660, 678 and 1441 in light of the Vienna Convention, which sees them as treaties. Once Iraq was in non-compliance with the resolution it had breached a “treaty,” enabling the U.S. to suspend that treaty and take military action. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

  • The Fair Tax

    A 3 page consideration of the proposal to eliminate federal income tax and to replace it instead with a national sales tax. This paper contends that the fair tax is In reality the fair tax would not put the tax burden on lower and middle class Americans but rather would shift it to the wealthy where many feel that that burden rightfully belongs. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Influence Peddling: The K Street Project

    This 4 page paper describes the K Street project, a Republican lobbying effort in Washington, D.C. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Voting Rights Act of 1965

    A 3 page paper which examines and analyzes the need for the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965. bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Containment in US History

    A 5 page paper which examines the US foreign policy of containment from the late 1940s onward. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Department Of Homeland Security

    An 8 page paper. This paper provides an overview of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The paper discusses the purpose of the Department, its goals and its budget. The paper also comments on fiscal regionalism, globalization, cutback and surplus management, foreign trade zones and funding to other governments, such as state governments. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

  • Intelligence Gathering by U.S. Agencies during World War II and Beyond

    The U.S. efforts to gather intelligence really began in earnest in World War II with the COI and then the OSS. The OSS later became the CIA and it and other agencies have continued to gather information to keep the U.S. secure. This paper discusses the intelligence gathering function of the U.S. There are six sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Obama's Speech to Schoolchildren

    There was so much outrage over the White House issuing lesson plans focusing on Obama's upcoming speech to schoolchildren that the lesson plans had to be abandoned and the White House issued the text of the speech ahead of time. The paper uses Federalist 58 and the 1991 experience of President Bush to discuss current implications. Four pages, seven sources.

  • Navy Personnel and Military Bearing

    The writer discusses why military bearing is important for Navy personnel and what it is.

  • Leveling the Playing Field with Affirmative Action

    This paper broaches the question of whether Affirmative Action should be nullified. The contention is made that it is just as needed today as it was in our past. There is one source in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Tanks but No Tanks

    The writer argues that Secretary of Defense William Gates was correct to cancel the ground vehicles that were proposed as part of the future combat system program for the Army. There are two sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • PTSD and its Effects Upon Soldiers' Lives

    The effects of post-traumatic stress disorder upon soldiers and their relationships, memory function, and social integration are examined in 6 pages. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Amendment to the Constitution to Ban Tobacco

    This research paper takes the premise that it is a proposal for a Constitutional amendment that would ban tobacco products. The dangers of tobacco are briefly discussed, but the main body of the paper describes the amendment process. Three pages in length, three sources are cited.

  • The Military, Respect and Discipline

    The writer explores the way in which discipline and respect are interwoven ni the armed forces.

  • The First Amendment is the Most Important

    This essay presents the argument that the First Amendment is the most important in the Bill of Rights, with the writer offering points pertaining to each of the amendment's clauses. Four pages in length, one source is cited.

  • Stifling Talk Radio/First Amendment Issues

    This research paper/essay begins by describing the importance and significance of the First Amendment, relating this to a history of the Fairness Doctrine and how an amendment proposed by Sen Dick Durbin last year was designed to resurrect it. The writer cites sources in order to argue that Durbin's intention was to stifle conservative talk radio. Five pages in length, six sources are cited.

  • Proper Weapon Clearing and Respect for Firearms

    In a paper of five pages, the writer looks at negligent discharges in the Armed Forces. The importance of proper weapon clearing procedures and respect for firearms is explored. Paper uses three sources.

  • Respect and the Military

    This is a paper that discusses why it is important to respect an officer in the military. There are two sources in this three page paper.

  • History of Minimum Wage, Supreme Court to Rule on ACA

    This research paper is in two parts. The first part offers a brief history of the minimum wage law, and the second describes the circumstances leading to the Supreme Court's decision to issue a ruling on the constitutionality of the requirement of the Affordable Care Act that all citizens must purchase health insurance. Three pages in length, two sources are cited.

  • State Sponsored Terrorism in the 21st Century

    In a paper of eight pages, the writer looks at terrorism and extremism. Of particular note are examples of states (such as Syria and the United States) which have used terrorist tactics for political gain. Paper uses four sources.

  • Patriot Act and New Department

    The Department of Homeland Security was signed into law in 2002, a year after the 9/11 attacks on America. Prior to that, the Patriot Act was passed. The purpose of both is to better protect Americans, especially from terrorist attacks. This essay reports the establishment of the Department, its missions, and its strategies. There are nine sources listed in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Models of Public Administration

    In a paper of six pages, the writer looks at public administration policies. Centralized bureaucracies are compared to managed public organizations. Paper uses eight sources.

  • JFK, Accomplishments of his Presidency

    This research paper pertains to the presidency of John F. Kennedy, and what he accomplished while in office. Eight pages in length, seven sources are cited.

  • Chapter Review Administration

    This paper reports on a chapter in Classics of Public Administration. The chapter is about Public administration theory and separation of powers. The three ways to approach public administration in terms of defining it are explained. There is one source listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • In Defense of Military Funding

    This essay offers a comprehensive argument against the military budget cuts mandated by sequestration. While acknowledging the legitimacy of opposing opinions, the writer argues that it is a necessity for the nation to support military personnel and maintain combat readiness. Seven pages n length, ten sources are cited.

  • Opportunity Cost and Marginalism in Public Policy Analysis

    The concepts of opportunity cost and of marginalism are found in the field of public policy analysis. The writer explores the concepts and discusses the way that they are used in public policy formation and analysis. Six sources are cited in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Overview of Texas Politics

    This paper describes contemporary issues in Texas' politics, such as the charges against Gov. Rick Perry, as well as the historical background of Texas politics . Ten pages in length, six sources are cited.

  • What Would You Put Yourself on the Line For

    Chris Dixon, a prolific writer and speaker is also an anarchist. This paper discusses some of his ideas and what he and peers are trying to do and what they believe in. Paul Freire's ideas about oppression are also discussed in this paper. There are two sources used in this three page paper.

  • Segregation in the 21 Century

    Diversity remains political economic challenge even in this new century. This paper reviews racial housing segregation as it has existed since the Civil Rights movement. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Cyber-terrorism vs. Terrorism

    This research paper pertains to traditional terrorism vs. cyber-terrorism and discusses similarities and differences. The writer argues that cyber-terrorism constitutes a greater potential threat. Five pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • EMPLOYEE REDUCTION IN GOVERNMENT

    Outlines a memo detailing management challenges in light of a mandated early retirement among government employees. There are 4 sources listed in the bibliography of this 6-page paper.

  • QUALITY ANALYSIS OVERVIEW: BROOKE ARMY MEDICAL CENTER

    An overview of metrics and statistics used to ascertain quality measures by Brooke Army Medical Center. Also listed are potential obstacles with quality implementation. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 4-page paper.

 

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