and attempted to identify how social responsibility affects investor behaviour, particularly in the area of investment decision making as well as investment loyalty. It answered two research questions: 1) Are dual investors more loyal to their SR fund than to their conventional
?? studies cost some money, and it is necessary to have a source of income to cover the related expenditures and to help the parents bear this period of a child’s life. There is, however, one more reason that is usually not mentioned, but which is nevertheless very significant
The European Union, the Euro single currency, Schengen visa agreement, European Commission of Human Rights; socio-environmental issues such as ozone layer depletion, immigration and labour laws; even Football which is more than just a game in Europe - these are presently a medley of common interaction parameters.
According to the paper education provides knowledge and skills to women, and improves the social status and economic position of women in society. It provides them with the ability to choose their careers, which in turn results in freedom. Education provides opportunities and economic power to women. Women can access the political and economic system and become part of the decision making process.
One important aspect of the process of globalization is the increased share of the national output devoted to exports and imports. The continuous drop in transportation and communication costs, along with technological developments, has greatly facilitated the process of
One is viewed to admire the way things are done in the country and shows some devotion and appreciation toward it (Pellerin, 2006). Nationalism, on the other hand, is based on the unity of a nation bound by culture, language and heritage; whereas
But some developed eastern nations consider this as a threat not only to their roots and traits but also to an extent to their sovereignty. It’s not that this globalization has had no positive effects but with the pace
This paper delves into agents of socialization and the philosophies of socialization.
My parents, for instance, are well educated and very hard working. For this reason, they have been able to provide me with a
From this piece of work, I have learnt that immigrants to another country like Canada in this case face numerous problems that can affect their endeavour to settle in that particular area. However, through the help of the government and other concerned stakeholders like Rexdale
Several testimonies that have been brought forward indicate significant criminal concepts and cause effect relationship. Consensus view of crime means that a majority of a group of society agree on the type of crimes that should be punished (Winfree and Howard,
201). It is fundamental for carers to have a comprehensive understanding of mental illness, which helps in lowering stress levels among affected families. In addition, carers help boost the self-esteem of this group of families if they have a perfect understanding of
According to Mead, social self is composed of an active ‘I’ that is independent of a particular situation and a receptive ‘me’ that is set and responsive. He continues to say that all communication takes place through a symbolic language.
Ethnic group categories include: Europeans, Africans, Asians, Hispanics, Native Americans and Arabs. Minority group categorization depends on the level of discrimination of an ethnic group in the society or lack of opportunity to get certain
I wanted to know how people celebrate weddings in that culture; how much they usually spend on weddings, and where do there draw a line between necessity and overspending. Most importantly, I wanted to draw my own conclusions about the social psychology of people
It addresses the complexity and the interrelationship between humans and their environment and as such focuses to problem-solving and bringing change to the society. Social work grew out of humanitarian ideals with an objective of improving people’s lives based on equality and dignity of all people.
However, the literature has been limited into the empirical investigation of midwife perceptions of their health care role with pregnant teenagers. And, there is limited knowledge of what midwife perceptions of pregnant teenagers may actually be, and from where they source this knowledge.
ace, ethnicity or culture allows for their conscious assimilation into a neighborhood, and / or their wider social circles and educational communities. On the basis of the above discussions, it is apparent that racial identity is one of the most inherent aspects of one’s
Although gender roles are now considered interchangeable, with as much power vested in women as in men, the media still uses the pigeonhole of conventional gender responsibilities. What feminist movements worked hard
The author states that as a developed country, the United States has experienced the phenomena of the car changing from a luxury product to a necessity that its citizens cannot do without, especially towards the end of the twentieth century. In line with this, cars have become the de facto means of transportation in the country.
The public hearings of the Commission on the Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians included testimonials of actual victims of the internment (Japanese American National Museum Quarterly, 11-16). People gave their own account of the difficulties they faced
Consumer culture refers to the type of social arrangement which facilitates the interaction between the cultural and social experiences of individuals and the social resources used by them as well as between the attitudes and perceptions of
Consequently, new innovative approaches to enhance the non-profit sector fail to develop. An additional aspect is the time factor; people expect the non-profit organizations to demonstrate positive results within shorter periods of time, which
When we meet Jessica in chapter 13 of the story, she is being imprisoned for her association in another boyfriend’s business of drugs. There she has more kids, twins again, by a guard in prison. Cesar, Jessica’s half
n imperative factors including high rate of population growth, gaining momentum of unemployment and prevalence of extreme level of modernization in agriculture along with industrial sectors have certainly contributed in raising poverty by a considerable extent. Poverty reduction
Sociology, to begin with, studies how the society is organised and how its members experience life. Sociology is based on universal issues that could affect human beings. Its study helps appreciate the dynamics and the structure of the society and the connections between
There are several innovations that have been witnessed in American history that have shaped the world over time. These innovations include the inventions in late 1700 up to the current time and probably future innovations. Inventions range from of
This makes them vulnerable to poverty. Retirement benefits should be given to these people to cater for their needs (Chapin, 2014).
Mistreatment of the elderly is another issue that seems to be rising every day. The abuse may either be physical,
It is advisable to conduct surveys with more response rates since these give samples that are more representative than the surveys with low response rates (Brent & Lewis, 2014).
These refer to empirical studies that are
For example, a minimum of twenty five hours for practice a week can easily be availed since the daughter’s schedule is not such demanding. Besides, competitions are mostly over weekends. Additionally, the following are benefits
This paper will reflect on one of the studies that examines this important element of the society.
The research that will be engaged is titled South Asian-American Women: “Marrying” the Traditional with the Modern. It was carried out by Ms. Roksana
He has one older brother who is 17 and upon talking to him, his parents seem to have a more authoritarian style of parenting. His father was in the military and he seems to have a very strong hold on the family and how they are growing up. Marco says that he feels that his parents are very strict.
While I appreciate that the writers of the survey were probably intending to hand these surveys out to people that knew where they had been, I feel that, first and foremost, the title should have been spelt out, along with giving the name of the hospital either beside or beneath it.
m mainly focused on how modern, capitalist, and secular societies managed to be stable despite the decline of the church nobility and the ruling elites of the older days. Durkheim argued that specialization, division of labor, and diversity characterized the modern society
Laws were passed in an attempt to “keep the black man down” due to fear along with the widespread belief that black were inferior to whites and should “know their place” in society. This series of repressive legal tactics known as Jim Crow
Especially now that the world is going through a financial and economic crisis, it is very easy for people to fall prey to this belief and think and accept that they are stuck in this pit and that absolutely nothing can be done to
Actually, Ireland came within the purview of the international discourse on racism on the 28th January in the year 2001. Meaning racism, in Irish concept, the good old agenda of subordination, making people different, separate and unequal and of inefficiencies of the political system is applicable.
On the other hand, I would visit schools since it is one of the places that I would find homeless adolescents who are pursuing their education (Shumsky, 2012).
It is most likely that obtaining permission from relevant authorities especially in schools to interview the