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Leadership
As F. Nicholas Jacobs toured the Windber Medical Center facility, he was dismayed by the industrial pink painted walls, the circa 1970 furniture, and the snow leaking through the windows of the conference room. Employees earned 30 percent less than their counterparts in the ...
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:35pm

human behavior at work
both philosophy and visions are somewhat hazy concepts.How can they be made clear to employees?why are philosophy and vision included as early elements in the organizational behavior system?give an example of an organizational vision that you have read about or heard of.
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 9:52pm

Philosophy
The Biblical and mythological Leviathan was a sea monster. I think Hobbes used that for his title because of the fear that he felt. http://www.sparknotes.com/philosophy/lev​iathan/context.html
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 6:21pm

Philosophy
Why did Hobbes name his text Leviathan?
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 6:12pm

philosophy
This is a straw man fallacy.
Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 12:24pm

English
I need you to check these sentences. I would like to rephrase n.1-2, too. Thank you very much!! 1)Describe how Mr Gradgrind is portrayed by Dickens in Chapter 2 of Hard Times. What is his surname symbolic of? How does he address his pupils and what kind of philosophy does he ...
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 11:03am

business
1. The employees of Abs “R” Us, which includes 12 fitness parlors in and around the metro area, feel they can improve the performance of the company. They decide to pool their resources to purchase the company. This would be called a _______ buyout. A. leveraged C. ...
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 10:05pm

English
I'd like you to check the first part of the rephrase. I'll post you the rest in my next post. Thank you. 1) In Chapter 2 Thomas Gradgrind, is introduced as a rigid, narrow-minded man, who seems to be concerned only about facts with a total disregard for imagination. He...
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 2:12pm

writing
I need help writing a thesis statement for my philosophy paper. The paper is about two philosopher's, Thrasymachus and Socrates. Essentially the paper is about the multiple definitions of justice that Thrasymachus throws out and how Socrates proves them wrong and points ...
Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 2:38pm

american history
I nee help revising my essay here it is This is what my general view on American History. Well let me tell you it’s a course that we all have to take in high school to graduate. In school we are confronted with American History, state History and general courses of the ...
Friday, February 24, 2012 at 7:37pm

English Lit-Check please-thank you
We're reading "The World is Too Much with Us by Wordsworth. We have some questions to interpret-I understand about Wordsworth and his relationship and philosophy concerning nature but I'm just not sure after further research the answer to these two questions. 1. ...
Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 10:00am

English Lit-Please recheck
Then would the answer be Nature is at once wholly wild and wholly restrained or would it still be Nature must abide by the rules nature itself created because that sounds alot like your interpretation "Nature is restrained by the laws of nature." I'm still not ...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 11:11am

English
1. There are several flaws throughout the paper, mostly of the "sweeping generalization" or "hasty generalization" type. From http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/h​andouts-demos/writing-the-paper/fallacie​s#section-4 : Hasty generalization ...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 9:53am

help
Human Race A. Philosophy B. Sociology C. Humanities D. Economics d
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 9:41pm

Philosophy: Introduction to Logic
1.) (L=N) > C 2.) (L=N) v (P>~E) 3.) ~E > C 4.) ~C /~P
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 5:33pm

Business 101
Please check my work. 1.The employees of Abs “R” Us, which includes 12 fitness parlors in and around the metro area, feel they can improve the performance of the company. They decide to pool their resources to purchase the company. This would be called a blank buyout...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 7:04pm

greek philosophy and history
b goldn mean
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 7:54pm

philosophy
Ideas aren't dangerous. Actions may be dangerous.
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 11:05pm

philosophy
what makes an idea dangerous?
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 10:51pm

PHYSICS
The first statement is a philosophical statement, and few scientists are into philosophy. The second sentence assumes that unity and simplicity are criteria in science. I reject your premise, and your conclusion in the second statement. Any answer here is correct, just make an...
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 8:22pm

english
How would you write this in your own words , "An articulated philosophy that addresses the needs of children, families, educators and the community" ?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 6:39pm

greek philosophy and history
Did he teach consequence????
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:35pm

greek philosophy and history
Socrates believed that absolute right, wrong, good, and evil existed.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:31pm

greek philosophy and history
And I'm not really old enough to pick my school, so I just do online school. It saves gas with the ridiculous gas prices. My dad would have to go aacross town from where we live, drop my sister off, go to the other side of town to drop me off, then bakc to my sisters side...
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:13pm

greek philosophy and history
Did Socrates teach that absolute right and wrong DID exist. Did he teach consequence for the ones who wronged?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:10pm

greek philosophy and history
It has some direct instructions which are lectures, but some of the teachers say stuff like " Oh yeah, the city of Medina is important. I forgot why, though." That is something that my world geo instructor says. I don't understand it.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:07pm

greek philosophy and history
http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy-ab&hl​=en&source=hp&q=Aristotle&psj=1&oq=Arist​otle&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=23​798l26194l0l26505l9l9l0l2l2l0l204l1036l0​.6.1l7l0&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&f​p=f59ce2dd82f7dba3&biw=711&bih=453
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:06pm

greek philosophy and history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sophism
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:05pm

greek philosophy and history
Aristotle taught his students to follow the a. Golden Rule c. golden mean b. Golden Fleece d. none of these
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:04pm

greek philosophy and history
Online schools often have books -- or refer students to appropriate websites. Why would anyone take a class that doesn't teach the material???
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:04pm

greek philosophy and history
Why did Socrates disagree with the Sophists?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:03pm

greek philosophy and history
Im online school so there isn't a book. My little excerpt said Herodotus, but on my homework I got it wrong. It said on my quiz I just took (and failed) it was Aristotle, so I am not sure at all.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:01pm

greek philosophy and history
http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy-ab&hl​=en&source=hp&q=+philosopher+kings&psj=1​&oq=+philosopher+kings&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=​&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=3876588l3878651l1l387955​3l1l1l0l0l0l0l119l119l0.1l1l0&bav=on.2,o​r.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=f59ce2dd82f7dba3&&#...
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 2:00pm

greek philosophy and history
They believed that the human mind could understand everything: a. Epicureans c. Stoics b. Sophists d. philosophers
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:59pm

greek philosophy and history
That's debatable. What does your book say?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:58pm

greek philosophy and history
http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy-ab&hl​=en&source=hp&q=+%22History+of+the+Pelop​onnesian+War%22:+&psj=1&oq=+%22History+o​f+the+Peloponnesian+War%22:+&aq=f&aqi=g1​0&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=422766l423867l1l42​4456l1l1l0l0l0l0l194l194l0.1l1l0&bav=on.&#...
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:57pm

greek philosophy and history
Who among the Greek philosophers would be the most influential until modern times? a. Socrates c. Herodotus b. Plato d. Aristotle
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:57pm

greek philosophy and history
yeah, i just got to limit how much i use google........ thanks
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:56pm

greek philosophy and history
You're welcome. See how easy it is to use Google?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:55pm

greek philosophy and history
This first historian was the author of the "History of the Peloponnesian War": a. Herodotus c. Thucydides b. Plato d. Socrates
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:55pm

greek philosophy and history
why, thanks you!!!!!!!
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:53pm

greek philosophy and history
http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy-ab&hl​=en&source=hp&q=father+of+history&psj=1&​oq=father+of+history&aq=0&aqi=g4g-v6&aql​=&gs_sm=c&gs_upl=39597l45262l0l48581l2l2​l0l0l0l0l179l333l0.2l2l0&bav=on.2,or.r_g​c.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=f59ce2dd82f7dba3&biw=7&#...
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:50pm

greek philosophy and history
http://www.sparknotes.com/philosophy/rep​ublic/summary.html
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:49pm

greek philosophy and history
Who was the father of h istory?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:49pm

greek philosophy and history
Who thought that the governments should be headed by philosopher kings? Alexander the Great, Plato, Aristophanes, or Jason? Which was it?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:45pm

greek philosophy and history
http://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C2GGGE​_enUS379US455&hl=en&site=&q=Anaxagoras+t​eachings+and+theories&btnK=Google+Search​&oq=&aq=&aqi=&aql=&gs_sm=&gs_upl= http://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C2GGGE​_enUS379US455&hl=en&site=&q=why+plato+le​ave+...
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 7:49am

greek philosophy and history
http://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1GGGE​_enUS379US379&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q​=aristotle+%2B+scientific+method Read widely and take good notes. Let us know what you discover.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 7:21am

greek philosophy and history
How are Aristotle's teachings related to the scientific method used by scientists today?
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:12am

greek philosophy and history
3 Questions 1) Will you explain dome of Anaxagoras teachings and theories on science? 2) Why was Plato dissatisfied and what caused him to leave Athens? 3) What made Thucydides’ writing different from others, specifically concerning the Peloponnesian war? I'd ...
Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 12:50am

greek philosophy and history
thanks!!!!!! if you can't tell, i suck at this with the greek philosophy stuff, so thanks!!!!!
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 4:42pm

greek philosophy and history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Socratic_me​thod
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 4:38pm

greek philosophy and history
what is the Socratic method???
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 4:35pm

greek philosophy and history
You're welcome.
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 4:32pm

greek philosophy and history
thanks!!
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 4:31pm

greek philosophy and history
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/sophist​
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 4:29pm

greek philosophy and history
what is a Sophist?
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 4:26pm

social studies
Who was Socrates most well known student? Socrates From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Socrates ( /ˈsÉ’krÉ&#​153;tiːz/; Greek: Σωκ&​Iuml;Î¬Ï„&Icir​c;&...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 9:18pm

World History
How did the romans view greek culture, such as art, liturture, and philosophy, during the Greco-Roman period of civalization? A. The romans believed it was substandard B. The romans believed it will anger the gods and lead to mass distruction of there way of life C. The romans...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 10:45pm

World history
How did the romans view greek culture, such as art, liturture, and philosophy, during the Greco-Roman period of civalization? A. The romans believed it was substandard B. The romans believed it will anger the gods and lead to mass distruction of there way of life C. The romans...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 6:06pm

world history
The dominant political philosophy in the Qin Dynasty was legalism.
Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 9:54pm

world history
legalism was the dominant philosophy in china during the reign of
Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 9:52pm

History
Following world war 11 what factors led to japans economic sucess? A. the adoption of eastern economic philosophy that emphasized supply and demand economy B. the concentration on the production of high-quality agricultural products C. efficient modern factories adapted to the...
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 7:36pm

Government
you're wrong. Analytical jurisprudence is a legal theory that draws on the resources of modern analytical philosophy to try to understand the nature of law. Since the ...
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 4:40pm

English
I am not certain this is his meaning. Plato was fighting against high sounding arguments, full of sound and fury, but meaning little. Such were the retorical arguments in the "courts" of the rich and powerful, and in the "assembilies" of the priviledged. ...
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 2:41pm

history
How did ghandi salt march illustrate his philosophy of civil disobedience? my choice is 1)the march began civilly with speeches by ghandi and other leaders who pledge to fast from eating products made with salt. 2)angered by the indian governments monopoly on salt ghandi ...
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 4:52pm

Philosophy
The author believes...
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 7:36pm

Philosophy
How can I rewrite this statement? "The author takes the position that..."
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 5:49pm

English
I checked the sentence as you told me. I included a few other sentences I need to prepare on Poe. 1) In July 1814 the couple fled to France and later moved to Switzerland, where they rented a house on the banks of Lake Geneva. 2) Under the influence of her husband she was ...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 1:51pm

philosophy
can anyone tell me is there any strong response aganist norcoss argument that if it wrong to kill puppies, so it is also wrong to support farming factory
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 7:58pm

philosophy
http://calebscblog.blogspot.com/2011/05/​analogy-argument-on-puppies-pigs-and.htm​l http://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cach​e:W99zDmv5NzgJ:faculty.smu.edu/jkazez/an​imal%2520rights/norcross-4.pdf+norcoss+a​rgument+on+puppies,+pig+and+people&hl=en...
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 12:07pm

philosophy
WHat is the strongest response against norcoss argument on puppies, pig and people
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 9:54am

philosophy
http://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C2GGGE​_enUS379US455&hl=en&site=&q=rawls+origin​al+position+procedure&oq=rawls+original+​position+procedure&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&gs_sm=​e&gs_upl=1809l1809l0l3961l1l1l0l0l0l0l14​5l145l0.1l1l0 Read, read, read ... and ...
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 7:09am

philosophy
How successful is the rawls original position procedure? Can you think of any ways in which it might be strengthened? If so, how and why?
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 6:42am

philosophy
How successful is the rawls original position procedure? Can you think of any ways in which it might be strengthened? If so, how and why?
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 12:19am

philosophy
According to Locke, if I don't remember performing some particular action, am I culpable for that action? Explain why or why not, making reference to Locke's theory of personal identity.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 8:42pm

English
The following lines are from Alexander Pope's "An Essay on Criticism." In it, Pope (1688-1744) gives his opinions on the secret of good writing, opinions that were very consistent with his times. Answer all questions based upon these lines. Those RULES of old ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 12:27pm

Intro.Criminal Justice
which sentencing philosophy is best suited for cybercrimes
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 4:58am

philosophy
What argument Williams offer in defense of a physical criterion of personal identity that Parfit critiques. did whether Parfit succeeds in answering Williams.
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 10:41am

philosophy
As locke think we can give some of our rights why hobbes focus on transferring all the rights to sovereign. Why he make exception for self defense
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 10:10pm

philosophy
Hobbes believed that it's in man's best interest to live in a lawful and orderly society. Therefore, we give up our rights to the sovereign who enforces this law and order. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natural_and​_legal_rights#Thomas_Hobbes
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 9:55pm

philosophy
Why does Hobbes think that it is necessary for persons to transfer nearly all of their rights to the sovereign rather than merely some of their rights?
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 9:51pm

Morpheme Practice (Lit)
Hi I'm confused on what is an stem extender and morphemes. Underline any stem extenders in the word below. Philosophy Banana Pheumectomy Anthropology How many morphemes do the following contain? Sown 1 Airsickness 2? Ohio 1 Algebra not sure. expel 1? Congenital 2? Cognate ...
Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 5:19pm

philosophy test
The least you could do is make an attempt at the multiple choices, if you want to obtain a meaningful and marketable degree.
Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 3:19pm

Sociology
Which philosophy?
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 4:29pm

Sociology
State four functions of the philosophy
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 4:28pm

English
Which of the following are characteristic of the growth of realism? An embracing of the ideals but not the methodology of later romanticism, a focus upon the lower classes, and a "slice of life" approach A reaction against romanticism, a reaction against the ...
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 3:17pm

English
The following lines are from Alexander Pope's "An Essay on Criticism." In it, Pope (1688-1744) gives his opinions on the secret of good writing, opinions that were very consistent with his times. Answer all questions based upon these lines. Those RULES of old ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 1:19am

English
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shyam_Selva​durai http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Normative "In philosophy, normative statements affirm how things should or ought to be, how to value them, which things are good or bad, which actions are right or wrong." I haven't...
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 4:44pm

psychology
# 1.21 (1 pts.) William is acutely retarded and requires intense care. His IQ has been measured at approximately 15. What term would be used to classify William's level of retardation? A) mild B) moderate C) severe D) profound # 1.22 (1 pts.) Shannon has been diagnosed ...
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 4:44pm

psychology
# 1.1 (1 pts.) Roger is experiencing a memory loss that may be related to recently contracting herpes. Which of the following diagnoses would best fit his condition? A) dissociative amnesia B) retrograde amnesia C) amnestic disorder due to a general medical condition D) ...
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 12:37am

English
I was referring to my previous sentence: they checked (in) their bags for cigarettes. I urgently need to check these sentences. I believe there are mistakes in the word choice,. Thank you. 1) Another blow (I need a synonym) to traditional beliefs came from the new philosophers...
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 10:17am

Philosophy
In the conditional "P ¨ Q," "Q is a
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 12:16pm

Texas Government
Probably, according to your book. Obviously, the State Department of Education has quality stamped that book with the lastest Right Wing Views. However, It is difficult for me to label the term "professional" to our Legislature. Their mix of social philosophy, greed...
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 3:07pm

English- Scarlet Letter
Hester thought there was three changes that need to be made before young women were able to take there stand next to men as equals. What are the three chnges she was referring to? Relate this philosophy to today's society. Use specific examples. Which of these three steps ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 10:00pm

philosophy
identify a view you have that might be regarded as being related to philosophy?
Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 1:04pm

philosophy
In the conditional "P ¨ Q," "Q is a sufficient condition for Q. sufficient condition for P. necessary condition for P. X necessary condition for Q.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 9:08pm

philosophy
P v Q" is best interpreted as P or Q but not both P and Q X P or Q or both P and Q Not both P or Q P if and only if Q
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 9:02pm

philosophy
Try some of the following links for information: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=what+can+truth+tables+determine Sra
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 8:30pm

philosophy
Try some of the following links for information: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=what+can+truth+tables+determine Sra
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 8:30pm

philosophy
Truth tables can determine which of the following? (Points : 1) If an argument is valid If an argument is sound X If a sentence is valid All of the above
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 8:18pm

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