Homer Depicts Hector as a Well-Round and an Ideal Prince
In the book of the Iliad, one can make a very strong argument that Iliad loves war. The various characters emerge in the light of competence or bravery in the battle. The war closely identifies with the glory of family love. Hector clearly shows that fighting among the front ranks will surely win his father’s love. Hector is depicted by Homer as a well-round and an ideal prince. Besides his loyalty to the Trojan, he loves his family and piety to his father; these personalities depict his humanity as a distinction between him and the other characters. Hector is presented by Homer as a defender of Troy. Hector attains his ultimate heroic glory when he risks his life so as to gain a lasting fame in battle. Hector is a sober person who maintains humanity, even in the battle. This paper will validate the complex character of Hector that state, “ He is the perfect portray of all the Traits.”
A man’s bravery is determined by his ability to withstand the pressure that comes from war. The author constantly uses the term “masculinity.” Masculinity is a man’s character to show strength. Homer tries to show that a Greek person is born a warrior and not a coward. The honor of the bravery, duty and humility are the definite determinant of a warrior in Greek culture. There is no bigger glory to a man than death in battle. A man who dies fighting for a noble cause is a hero to the society. It is quoted explicitly by Iliad that, “I know only cowards depart from battle. A real warrior stands his ground whether he is hit or hits another.”
Hector is Trojan king Priam’s eldest son. He was the chief warrior of the Trojan army. He is the mainstay of Troy. Hector is a loving son to his father, loving husband as well. He is described as a son of the god by the poet. No other Trojan nears his level of courage and bravery. He stands out as the undisputed future king of Trojan. He shows great responsibility towards the community in a great way. He shows a great sense of concern to the Trojan women and children alike. He is portrayed as an ideal prince who is selfless and goes out of his way for the sake of the society.
He, without knowing brings back Achilles to war. After Hector kills Patroclus, Achilles take sit upon himself to revenge this death by killing Hector. The poem shows that in his warrior attitude, Hector is illusioned by the prospects of a Trojan victory, not just his own. He fights everyone, including himself in the desire for a Trojan victory. It is a desirable attitude for a king, which should put his interest aside for the sake of others.
Hector emerges as a contrast to Achilles. He shows a great sense of responsibility to his family, father, and wife. Unlike, Achilles, who shows frustrations and anger, Hector is more composed and understanding. He analyzes the situation. He is dedicated to the service of others. He is a ‘model’ of a Homeric man (cliffs notes, pg 112-134). The author uses the literate concept of contrast in comparison to Hector and Achilles. However, both are warriors who lead their respective communities to war.
Helen, Paris’ wife, visits the Trojan court. This is surely a clear sign of disorder and shame. She is a wife yet no dowry has been paid for her. Hector does not blame Helen since he is a responsible man. He, however, sees her not being properly married as a sign of disgrace and a symbol of disorder. Andromache, who is Hector’s wife, on the other hand, is a responsible woman. She respects the law and shows a deep sense of responsibility. Her being taken captive and working as a slave leads to deep feeling of a case of the disorder. Hector fear that Andromache may be taken as a captive, showing that he sees the wrongs done by Paris through Helen.
The ideal prince nature of Hectoris is shown by his relationship with women and children. He fully knows that he must fight bravely like the father. But having been raised by a woman, he fully understands that he ought to fight for the honor of the mother. As a hero, Hector is not solely an extension of his father but also his mother. The mother pleads with him to avoid war, he, however, ignores this plea and opts to stay in the fields and fight Achilles. He carries in his heart the guilty of any thing wrong that may happen to his mother. .This guilty conscience shows a caring nature of a prince in him. Hector, however, takes, the greater plea of the family and the continuity of Trojan as a motivating factor in this fight. His victory, therefore, will be a victory not only for himself, but for his family and the entire Troy.
Homer depicted Hector as a leader who is so concerned with the success of Troy and its people. He reacts to Trojan issues with a heroic sense of order. He strongly believes on the social and cultural practices of Troy. He leaves the city in the full desire of victory and the obvious assumption of the support of Zeus for the Trojan cause. He becomes less responsive to the individuals than when he was within the walls of Troy. He isolates himself from the team and is determined to battle with Achilles until one of them is dead. Hector does not show fear of death. He believes in death for a noble cause.
Hector is a very optimistic person. He is so ambitious of success He promises his fellow Trojans of a victory after driving Achaeans back to their ships. He announced the plans for the Trojan army to remain on the plan. This was, however, a misunderstanding of the Zeus’ plan which was to give Trojans victory until they reach Greek. Hector goes ahead to win the battle. This leads to the assumption and the wish for mortality. Hector believes in victory at all costs. He unknowingly promises victory before the battle. This winning mentality only adds to his leadership ability. (Miller and Madeline, p.g 33-59).
Hector is a complicated character in the Iliad. He has a wider dimension of responsibilities to Troy, his family, and other codes of heroism. According to Homer and Jarnot, (p.g 91-104), he was used as an instrument by Zeus the god which set the tension in the experience. Much as he had numerous military powers than other warriors. He also emerges as a Homeric person. Hectors various interrelationships depict his ideal prince attribute. He is an all-around person who also plays the full part in his family life and military role as well. Homer develops Hector’s character using various literary means to show that he is a just a normal human being who is prone to error. He is vindicated by the proof that he was able to live up to his ideals of living life to death and achieving glory for Troy. The contradictory facets in his traits clearly show the being human traits (Homer and Jarnot, p.g 56).
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All artwork depicts influence from the society where the artists thrive using the available materials and the existing technology. Before 1800, nobody had an idea of how to capture camera images permanently until Thomas Wedgwood came with an unsuccessful attempt to demonstrate a documented image, but the world of photography was opened for more innovations. Today’s photography has been transformed into a powerful means of communication as well as a means to make visual expression on human activities. Most graphic designers are motivated by the transformation of photography to become more creative in designing. Some of the famous photographers who have inspired my graphic designing techniques include Patrick Demarchelier, and Stephen Shore. The aspect of culture has made the history of photography exciting, as graphic designers struggle to come up with diverse designs as people move to modernity.
Since the invention of photographs in the nineteenth century, the impact of photography on art, science, and popular culture has been overwhelming. It has transformed how individuals read photographs, and how they link them to other media. Evolution of photography has enabled graphic designers to become more imaginative and intelligent in graphic designing, as they endeavor to understand how culture has changed through photography. Before the end of the nineteenth century, many photographic magazines emerged to illustrate aesthetic values for different cultures. Graphic design involves merging text and pictures in a professional manner to make an expression. Before photography, graphic designers could only work with people who were motionless and stationary objects. Emergence of photography made graphic designing easier, as designers can combine images with texts to produce their work. Nowadays, graphic designers can take a photo and rearrange it to create an ad or other display pictures. They can change the background to fit the right occasion, or customize it according to the clients’ needs.
Although George Bernard Shaw was a playwright and essayist, he was also an amateur photographer in Ireland in the early twentieth century. Shaw claimed that photography was more essential than portrait painting because it was imaginative and superb and none of his photographs resembled the other. His photography depicted that people change behaviors, expressions, fashion, and careers; hence, the only way to capture such changes was through photographs. He also carried out experiments on photography to demonstrate the advancement of photography during his lifetime. He liked to travel, and focused on aspects of development, such as electricity wires, to depict change. His collections have been placed online for people to access them.
The twentieth century photography illustrated a change in the world art, as it was utilized as a popular culture in many countries in the world. Photography developed to outwit painting, as the right tool of marking time. Although paintings could depict feelings and emotions, they lacked originality, as some colors did not match with the reality. An individual may not recognize the difference in photo shoot, but how the photographer brings out feelings in a photo is what a designer works on. A camera was just an instrument for taking photographs, and unless a competent person used it, it could not create the type of images that individuals would prefer. As people approached modernity, photography advanced towards global culture and away from futurism. The graphic designers had to embrace modernity with no particular culture.
Patrick Demarchelier has remained among the world’s best fashion photographers in the twenty-first century, who has successfully managed to develop numerous iconic portraits, and photographed covers for many high-ranking publications and fashion houses. Demarchelier’s portraits are communicative due to his ability to bring innate appreciation of his portraits as subjects. The portraits of Princess Diana can confirm how honest and engaging Demarchelier’s photography has been to photography enthusiasts. Demarchelier’s work can illustrate different eras and occasions even without change of equipment, as the graphic designing is what matters in setting the background of a photograph. By checking different covers of magazines, a person can notice the difference in eras of photography. Working in the fashion industry has enabled Demarchelier to experience the growth of fashion, as people from different cultures dress differently in different occasions. He always looks forward for new experiences, as the old experiences are stored for future references.
The emergence of social media has seen photography reaching a new height where billions of photographs are exchanged every year through Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, and Twitter. The issue of originality has been put into question, as graphic designers endeavor to create different tastes from a single image through Photoshop. Photoshop has dismissed the notion that “the camera cannot lie”, as graphic designers exploit the use of colors to alter the original photographs to their desired taste. Creativity response has been amazing, and for graphic designers, it is a matter of intellectuality, rather than originality, that determine how competitive a photographer can sustain his/her images. The use of paper photos has gone, and the culture of keeping photo album in the house is also gone. Some people claim that social media has come to destroy photography, but for graphic designers, it is the best opportunity for marketing ourselves to corporate, as well as to individuals.
In recent years, photography has experienced a rapid revolution owing to constant technological innovations, which has ensured that that the digital era will remain exhilarating for several years to come. Demarchelier has been able to experience change of photography from late twentieth century to the twenty-first century where photography shifted to the Internet, and where the ads relied more on photographs than painting. The new era of technology has benefited graphic designers, as it has changed the ways they used to work. Computers have become essential tools for developing graphics and fashions that meet the trend. Graphic designers have embraced technology to modify their artworks so that the society can accept it. Technology has opened up areas that were not accessible and now, even the remote regions can have access to artworks and photographs through Internet access.
In conclusion, the history of photography has contributed largely in the graphic design profession, and culture, as people move from traditional black and white photographs to digitized images. This has made graphic designers’ work much easier, as they do not necessarily have to create drawings on their work. The digital revolution has made many people to have access to all manners of photography, as more tools are being invented to take high-quality images. The new digital era has benefited graphic designers, as it has changed the ways they perceive their work. Emergence of social media have not reduced photography, but interfered with quality and meanings to different cultures. As more people turn to technology and Internet for high-quality photography, graphic designers are assured that their profession will continue to evolve, and the future will be bright.
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Are children smarter or more socialized because of Internet?
Would people refute the fact that technology has brought light to the world? If there is an aspect that people worldwide need to appreciate, then it is technology. The world has undergone great evolution, and this is seen in the scientific discoveries, machinery, modern lifestyle and fashion, development in global infrastructure, and several other modern facilities seen in the world today. The most outstanding technological advancement is the internet. Despite the fact that not every person in the world has access to internet, several individuals with access to it can attest to the fact that life would be close to impossible without internet (Eijnden, et al., 2010). What is internet? Essentially, internet is a global interconnection of computer networks whose major purpose is to link billions of devices worldwide, and this is achieved through the use of the standard Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) (Eijnden, et al., 2010). An extensive range of information is sent from one part of the world to another via internet. Currently, millions of private, public, business, as well as government agencies capitalize on internet to facilitate their operations. The graph below indicates internet users per 100 inhabitants in developed and developing countries.
Figure 1: Internet users per 100 inhabitants
Source: International Telecommunications Union
Undoubtedly, internet has contributed significantly towards the revolution of the world, and it should be noted that this platform was set by the introduction of media platforms such as telephone, radio, television, and computer. In fact, since its inception, internet has become an instant hit. It has gradually become a worldwide broadcasting platform, a recognizable mechanism for information dissemination, as well as becoming a major platform for social interactions and academic research (Eijnden, et al., 2010). Indeed, the phrase ‘the world is a global village’ is owed to the inception of the internet. It is important to appreciate the great minds behind this kind of technology as its benefits are evident. The modern young generation (computer generation) carries out almost every activity through internet. For instance, in most households in both developed and developing countries, it is not strange to find children at the age of five years, with computer knowledge and skills and the ability to access myriads of websites. Social websites such as Facebook, Twitter, and several others have worsened the situation for the young generation. There are a number of positives that have accompanied the use of internet especially among children. They can interact and socialize with one another despite being miles apart. Besides, children have enhanced their academic skills and knowledge, and academic performance of children of the modern generation is far much better than that of children of the ancient generation. Children can also play several games especially football and motor racing via the internet (Van Rooij, et al., 2011). Notwithstanding the cost of accessing internet, children have become updated in terms of the latest movies and music.
The influence of internet among children has raised more questions than answers. Apparently, children have become smarter and more socialized because of the internet, and this is an irrefutable fact.
In the modern generation, the influence of the internet has resulted in children becoming smarter and more socialized. Why and how has this taken place? In the ancient times, when school-going children needed to access academic information or do research on topics issued by their instructors and teachers, they had to pay frequent visits to libraries, archives, and other related places in order to access materials of relevance to their topics of research. At the time, parents and teachers had to push and influence their children to adopt reading cultures by visiting such reading environments. Although the libraries and archives acted as useful sources of information, the lack of updated information and overcrowding were major barriers in such environments. As articulated in the Internet addiction assessment tools: dimensional structure, the rapid evolution of the world saw the inception of the internet, and as a result, modern-day children do not have to undergo suffering in trying to access libraries and archives that are far away from their places of residence. Today, it takes a subscription to online journals and articles or just the access of internet for school-going children to access the literature and information required to boost the completion of their research (Meerkerk et al., 2009). Through internet, preparation as well as access of information and review of literature is a click away. Children only have to type the required topics on their computers and click on the sites they find useful to them. In other words, the access of literature and information for school-going children has been made easier and faster by the introduction of the internet. The thinking capacity and academic abilities of the modern-day children have been greatly boosted by the internet (Meerkerk et al., 2009). The only shortcoming is that not all school-going children across the world can easily have access to internet. In the developing countries, there are a few sections that technologies such as computers are yet to be seen. Without computers, it is impossible to access internet. There have been campaigns for equal distribution of resources across the globe, and it is expected that in the next few years, every child will have access to internet. Apart from the developing countries, there are developing countries where internet censorship is dominant, and this has derailed children’s efforts to access internet. Seemingly, in China, the access to social sites such as Facebook and Twitter is prohibited. This has greatly affected the cognitive development of young children in the country, and thus, the country lags behind in terms of academic performance of school-going children. There is a need to bring this to an end. Through internet, children easily access research and academic material, and this underscores the fact that children are smarter and more socialized because of the internet.
A number of previous studies on the influence of Internet articulate that approximately 99.8% of children and youths utilize either internet technology at home or school. It is added that a large number of children and youths in the modern world are over-dependent on internet (Van Rooij et al., 2011). That is to say, most of their academic, research, communication, interaction, as well as entertainment activities, is done through internet. The biggest concern in the modern world has been why more children and youths are slowly shifting to the utilization of the internet. Arguably, there is a great measure of data that researchers and other intellectuals have availed online, and the data has helped several individuals, especially children to boost their levels of understanding. Why is there an increase in the utilization of internet technology in schools in the world today? The simple access to myriads of websites through the internet has helped teachers, instructors impart great thoughts, and ideas to children that would in one way or another be obscure. The internet has become a major teaching and resource material in various learning institutions (Van Rooij et al., 2011). In fact, most curricula have embraced the use of internet in a bid to boost the ability and capacity of children to think. There are arguments that Internet has significantly contributed to the decrease in the measure of supposing people have to do it. These are but mere misconceptions about the internet. In fact, the misconceptions and stereotypic views of a few individuals have been overshadowed by the fact that the internet enhances the thinking capacity of children. Google is one of the frequently used and accessed search engines in the internet. Through Google, the answers, topics, and literature released make children languid and eager to learn. Moreover, research shows that information from Google makes children more intelligent, just like it makes adults more intelligent (Van Rooij et al., 2011). Thus, this is in support of the fact that modern-day children are becoming smarter and more socialized because of the internet.
People need to appreciate the fact that internet has been beneficial and influential to children. Through utilization of the internet in various platforms and avenues, children have had the unique opportunity of communicating with one another through social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, and Yahoo Mail among others. Undoubtedly, through the social media sites and platforms accessed through the internet, a good number of children have learned more about the world they live in as well as other subjects they are taught in class. How do they get information about the world? According to the article Are children more socialized because of Internet, when children communicate with one another in social sites, they share and exchange ideas of their countries of origin or races. Today, there is serious communication among children from different countries, and it is through the exchange and sharing of information amongst themselves that they get to know, understand, and learn more about the world. Additionally, through using internet, children have acquired new skills and knowledge about new things learned in their schools. The curiosity among children to learn new things about the world and their subjects has also increased, thanks to the introduction of internet technology. The new learning experiences for children are facilitated at the comfort of their homes. These aspects put together imply that children have become smarter, and more socialized because of the internet. Without a doubt, without internet, the mentioned aspects would not have been witnessed, and the smartness and socializing ability of children would be questionable.
Socialization and smartness among children are developed and enhanced in various ways. Essentially, when children come together to engage in games either online or face en face, to some extent, they become more socialized (Kuss, 2013). Besides, participation or engagement of children in games refreshes their minds, and their smartness is boosted. In educational institutions, most curricula have embraced outdoor activities such as games because of the influence and benefits they have on the academic performance of school-going children. It should be noted that the utilization of internet helps students have access to online games. The access to online games is dependent on the various parts and locations around the world where children access the internet. As normal outdoor games and activities, online games that are accessed by children through internet exhibit their essentiality in the manner, they influence the life situations and game preferences of children. According to Internet gaming addiction: current perspectives, through online gaming; children have perfect opportunities and avenues of socializing with one another. Moreover, the online gaming provides opportunities for children to refresh their minds. Thus, their cognitive abilities are boosted. Undoubtedly, through engagement and participation in online gaming, children are offered a variety of social activities. For instance, the online games give children the rare chance of making new friends and chatting with other individuals online (Kuss, 2013). Consequently, online gaming promotes friendships and global unity, and this is owed to the fact that people from diverse backgrounds, races, or countries interact without cultural or religious barriers when engaging in online games. Traits such as teamwork and cooperation are enhanced among children through online gaming. With teamwork and cooperation, the smartness and socializing ability of children cannot be questioned (Kuss, 2013). In essence, this underscores the fact that children are smarter and more socialized because of the internet.
The fact that the internet is readily available and accessible for a good number of children across the world cannot be underestimated. Is true that several people seek emotional solace on the internet when troubled or depressed? Arguably, this is an understatement because, most people especially children and youths have used the internet in their bid to achieve emotional rewards (Eijnden, et al., 2010). The fact that several adolescents often require emotional appreciation and satisfaction from their fellow teenagers is irrefutable. When the friends or colleagues are not within the vicinity, children and adolescents are prompted to seek for their emotional appreciation and satisfaction through online chatting (Eijnden, et al., 2010). In fact, this has been boosted by the inception of Smartphone technology that acts as a portable device that easily access social sites. Consequently, when children and youths get emotional appreciation and satisfaction from their friends online, their self-esteem and self-efficacy are boosted (Eijnden, et al., 2010). Moreover, the emotional reward that children and youth get through online chatting and communication is social acceptance. The latter makes children improve the way they communicate with the people around them. On the other hand, their cognitive abilities; smartness and sharpness are boosted (Eijnden, et al., 2010). Thus, it would be right to argue that children are smart or more socialized because of the internet.
Although creativity, imagination, and innovation are obtained from various platforms, the boost of such traits among children and youth is attributed to the influence of internet (Kuss et al., 2013). Through accessing a wide range of knowledge and skills in the internet, children often come up with creativity exhibited in various sectors including games, story-telling, as well as coming up with artistic designs (Kuss et al., 2013). It should also be noted that the creativity that children develop through accessing various resources and materials on the internet helps in the manipulation and development of their talents. Who does not benefit from talents in the modern world? Footballers and musicians earn a living from their talents. Thus, if children and youths are to manipulate their talents through the internet, then they should be encouraged and motivated (Kuss et al., 2013). Moreover, when children engage in online games, their creativity is boosted, and they end up growing into better, mature, and socially accepted individuals (Kuss et al., 2013). Therefore, people should not ignore the fact that internet allows children to enhance their creativity, imagination, and innovativeness, and with these traits, they end up becoming smarter and more socialized.
Children are smarter and more socialized because of the internet. Children’s and adolescents’ use and access to the internet is irrefutable and indispensable, and this is owed to the internet’s contribution towards their cognitive and social development. As discussed, internet boosts and enhances children’s creativity, imagination, as well as innovativeness. Besides, the cognitive and social development through the internet is owed to the fact that children develop and engage in online games. Additionally, the acquisition of important skills and knowledge through the Internet plays an integral role in boosting the socializing ability of children. The influence of the internet on the smartness and socialization of children can be seen in its ability to allow children to learn cultural beliefs and practices from other communities through online communication and interaction. Most friendships among children and youths in the modern world have been facilitated and boosted by the internet. In fact, social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, as well as Yahoo mail have contributed to the increase in online friendships. The friendships have refreshed children thus, enhancing their smartness and socializing capabilities. It is also notable that the use of the internet has boosted research and other educational purposes. This is attributed to the fact that children do online research on the topics they are given by their instructors and teachers by accessing relevant literature. People need to more towards ensuring that every person, especially children, across the world has access to internet
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The Theory of Natural Selection
As part of the evaluation of human life, numerous researchers have deliberated the concept of natural selection as the focus of the origin of species. The concept supports the adaptations of living things because of environmental conditions. It implies that the biological features are established because of environmental changes (Darwin 23). The concept backs the perceived variation as well as separation of species from their descendants leading to contemporary generation that can change in diverse niches. These changes of numerous features are deliberated as an important feature for existence of the creatures. The concept was established by one of the reputed scientist Charles Darwin in his mission to find the source of living creatures. Via significant evaluation of mechanism, natural selection has been practiced as the solitary tool leading to the evolutionary variations (Darwin 45). This research paper will focus on The Theory of Natural Selection.
Darwin in his numerous primary papers (Jan 1837-June 1838), commence working on a number of options to expound the change of species via adaptation. In his (notebooks, 12, 62), Darwin postulates that species might be “Created for a definite time” and via a stipulated time frame they experience extinction as well as substituted by another. He rapidly left behind the idea and commence deliberating analytically on Lamarck’s concept of impact of influence of environment on the creature growth.
He recounts that the environment had an effect on the variation of the living organism as can be depicted by the numerous fossil accumulations that were growing from simple shells to compound ruins at higher degrees. As a result, he implied that creatures ate in constant alteration. Via his traditional philosophies. Charles Darwin demonstrated a clear relation between the broad-minded variation of the creatures as well as the environmental effect (Gibson 34).
In his early version of the origin, he looks at the subject of natural selection via “struggle for existence perspective”. He concentrates on how alterations offer creatures with the necessary benefit to fight for life and survive (Gibson 37). This is evident literally on how plants that are developing in arid and semi-arid regions go on to tussle for their survival for them to get the numerous needs for their development. Creatures, for example canine group, tussle for foodstuffs with each other. This description symbolizes the future anticipated change on the creatures’ morphologies that are propagated to their on-going selection. This kind of tussle is ventured to fit in line with the slide scale that is from the most strong to the least strong creatures (Darwin 46).
For a number of years, Bacteria and other microorganisms have shown to be quite essential in the experimentation of natural selection and evolution researches. One of the reputed scientific uses of the idea is the growth of the resistant antibiotic in majority of the living organisms. In year 1982, penicillin antibiotic was exposed to aid in the war against bacteria. The alteration of nature between the huge numbers in this populace is looked at due to mutation as well as evolution. When the creatures are exposed to penicillin antibiotic, people that have rehabilitated themselves will live while the poor people will be eradicated by the activity of the bacteria.
This existence criteria of the bacteria lets them breed as well as increase to the next family lineage. The second generations are invariably known to be alienated with improved features to have more control as well as less vulnerability to the antibiotic. The broad application of a number of forms of antibiotics has been looked at by most of the clinicians and scientist as the core cause of the microorganisms’ control to most of the improved antibiotics for a number of years. This is the usual example of natural selection in activity which bacteria has progressed to make sure that they make less vulnerable to the activity of the antibiotics (Williams 45).
Male procreative variations have shown to be quite vital in the experimental researches to show the substantiation of natural selection. Malte Anderson 1982, judgmental studies the rich morphology that a number of of the dating males species retain. He learns that a number of these noticeable facets have repeatedly developed to rejoice in quite improved breeding (Darwin 55). In this research, he examines the Euplestes Progne birds that have quite long tail. He looks at these birds had grown to hold long tails to court with many females as well as those that short tail experiences high likelihood of extermination over years.
John Endler (1980), in his research on Male guppies as well learned a high alteration on the intriguing spots on these creatures from numerous 15 generations (Williams 45). These spots aided these creatures to offer a higher breeding opportunity as well as restricted them from seize by their killers as they were eye-catching. This showed how a number of beneficial features could as well restrict the creature in their natural environment an occurrence invariably known “as trade of” as illustrated in guppies’ trade-off between evasion of hunters and attaining fruitful breeding (Auletta 23).
Stephen (1992) in his systematic study identifies that “Darwin did wrestle brilliantly and triumphantly with the problem of adaptation,” expounds how Charles Darwin fought to demonstrate the numerous natural various natural existence organisms. He expounds how the Malthus rule of action worked on yeast by clarifying that when this populace is introduced in bread, they typically utilize the opening to apply the bread nutrients as well as surge in demography.
This is because of the promising status that they are offered an undertaking he termed as hitting the “Malthusian ceiling”. He uncovered that the desirable condition reduces and the creature beings tussling on the problem for instance as nutrients, space, light as well as cohabitation. In reply to their effort, he comprehends that only the creatures with encouraging features for instance authority will be able endure in such situation. This is apparently shows how creatures are logically picked in a specified setting (Williams 46).
Eventually, it is guessed that Darwin’s concept will come to live in the greatest place in each learned persons’ mind worldwide. This is due to the fact that its prevalent authority to entice the public attention as it pushes its chief plan of natural selection. This is anticipated to go on offering a chance for the scientists to show a number of battles that may be taking place with respect to the concept of natural selection (Stackpole 50). This well acknowledged mechanism of natural selection will reveal the unknown problems for instance how assortment will endure in the future. The concept fuses all the biology as well as history of living and non-living organisms into a single fascinating account.
Reasons why the Darwin’s theory is discombobulating
The verity is that Charles Darwin was disapproved by numerous known scientists of the 19th century. The most of them doubted the concept of natural selection as well as called it a sketchy procedure scientists’ have uncovered that Darwin’s concept botched the test of time (Darwin 65). He evidently grows his concept founded on a longer duration yet he fails to show the claims of the issue of the gone days. He solitary utilizes estimations of about 30 to 50 billion in the past years (Stackpole 54). As a result, not being able to show the incidences that may have occurred since memorial. A collective protest that has as well been uncovered in the Darwin’s concept is that life of creatures is a difficult subject matter that takes a fairly longer duration to develop. The thought of natural selection could not be seen as an apparent concept only for a short duration of time he offered (Darwin 46).
The next catastrophe of Charles Darwin’s concept is its incompetence to explain precisely the legacy and natural selection of most of animals. Darwin’s tree of life considers that nearly all animals came from one single kind of life as well as a collective descendant, via this tree, he does not report that God had a unique ancestry for every animal (Stackpole 58). Darwin does not comprehend that a number of creatures get these genes from their host as they live in them.
For example, the DNA from retrovirus typically put into the living animal’s lives and they get the genes as part of their lives. He as well experienced the difficult of not being able to expound the parity that were formed in the remains. Problems that may only be ratified by the new technology, for instance carbon dating (Stackpole 58). As he understood that natural selection might not sound significant to numerous person, thus, he came up with numerous evidences regarding the adaptation of a number of living organism that can be utilized for research these days.
Auletta, Gennaro, Marc Leclerc, and Rafael A. Martínez. Biological Evolution: Facts and Theories : a Critical Appraisal 150 Years After “the Origin of Species”. Roma: Gregorian & Biblical Press, 2011. Print. Pp. 1-234
Darwin, Charles. Charles Darwin’s Natural Selection: Being the Second Part of His Big Species Book Written from 1856 to 1858. Cambridge University Press, 1987. Print. Pp. 1-275
Gibson, Walter. Black Americans: Biological Facts and Fancies. New York: Vantage Press, 1983. Print. Pp. 1-70
Stackpole, Michael A. Natural Selection. New York, N.Y: ROC, 1992. Print. Pp. 3-45
Williams, George C. Adaptation and Natural Selection: A Critique of Some Current Evolutionary Thought. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2001. Internet resource. Pp. 1-291
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Portrait by Pontormo and Bronzomo
This paper on Portrait by Pontormo and Bronzomo discusses wholly on the sixteenth century paintings in Europe, whereby such style was well-thought-out has trendy as well as an appealing opening to venture. The contemporary viewpoint of this paper is fully founded on two widely reputed artists, Bronzom and Pontormo, whereby one was a tutor whereas the other was a student. The style of tutoring and conveying painting skills used distinctively from one tutor to another. In reflection to this paper, Pontoromo being tutor used a distinctive modes to his learners, a thing that amazed many who were around him.
In contrast, Bronzomo was more than simply a learner to him, but an intelligent friend, so he exposed to him essential techniques in paintings, even though with particular level of cynicism. The chief goal of this paper, as uttered by the Vasari authors, is to promote readers’ comprehension on the development of painting and also the conspiracies that enclosed this career. The sixteenth century painting manifested the start of this career that has developed and enlarged with generational presence (Elizabeth and Michael172). The writer uses diverse technical ways to get the goal of the paper to the reader. For example, Bronzomo learnt distinctive arrays of painting mode from his teacher, Pontormo.
In this paper, the writer failed to make a clear thesis, however articulated her chief subject suggestively via her presentational methods. For example, the write made special explanation concerning the painting exercise in the early years as well as even so to the founders of this industry. This facet creates the axe that the writer uses in creating an expressive tactic to the general painting in Europe as well as in Italy. Additionally, the write expounds the conspiracies that took root due to many individuals being enticed to the sector.
In this perspective, the writer tactically uses Pontormo and Bronzomo amongst the other painters to expound the huge rush by individuals to get painting abilities. On top of this, several fashionable paintings and carvings methods came to being due to the exposure acquired in this sector (Elizabeth and Michael174). With these methods used, it can be cited that such ways, largely impacted writers’ tactic into the subject of painting.
This subject representation by Pontormo and Bronzomo is an illustration of story that depends on the historical explanation of records. In this paper, the writer has depended on the sets of past paintings so as to get the intended subject matter. For example, an account being collected of past accounts is rich in past data and also assortments. This point of view, combined together with individual exposure of the writer was made core into this paper. Additionally, the writer paid a call to ancient museums as well as directories so as to get data concerning first painting in Europe more so in England and Italy.
Past stories created together with this subject matter made it easy for the writer to make apparent features on the first painting in Europe. For example, the relation between Pontormo and Bronzomo, together with their unique paintings, shows the writer’s keenness in using past data entailing these fine points. Ancient accounts of the Metropolitan Museum as well as the Portrait in Palazzo make an extra angle via which the writer made categorical facts into the story of painting.
The ancient information gathered round by the author, in an apparent way improves explanation into the writer’ thesis. This theory is well mounted via the study made founded on the first and museum European painting of portraits. The data rich, ancient records are openly in harmony with the core thesis, which is “Paintings in the Early Painting in Italy, and various models applicable.” Instances of helpful fact to the thesis incorporate Quentorrencto Practice, numerous templates and sequence of events, Certosa Frescoes, in the midst of other ancient as well as contrasted scenarios. These materials together provided more acumens into the overall thesis, which expresses ancient painting in Italy.
This data offers other argumentative types, than the ones argued above. These modes normally incorporate additional analogy of ancient painting as well as the importance it had on the society. This method is usually demonstrated to offer extra data concerning painting in Europe and Italy (Elizabeth and Michael176). The effects of painting on the social circles are noticeably obtained via unclear show of the rush in the sector.
Additionally, this example is possibly used in showing how productive the industry has turned out to be to majority of the people. The ability as well as far-reaching growth of numerous portraits, as well offers another tactic concerning the research of paintings, as well as its social effect in the community. This style is completely seized by the writer, who offers an account of how Pontormo and Bronzomo took part in supporting painting war, as shown by Vasari writers.
Concerning the fact whether the paper comes up with questions for more debate, this theory can be reacted to with a vast Yes. The conspiracies facing the painting sector due to self-inclusion ought to have been tackled in depth. At last, any responses concerning this subject matter, is positive as well as full of self-enthusiasm. For instance, I respond positively concerning the subject of paintings, as it offers full coverage of paintings and its connected intrigues.
Elizabeth. Cropper M., Michael. W. Cole. Preparing to Finish: Portraits by Pontoromo and Bronzomo. 1996, Oxford Press.
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For years, humans have sluggishly incorporated a number of survival methods. Governance has described their apparent kind of lifestyle completely. In Michel Foucault’s book Society Must Be Defended, sovereign right and Bio politics are in the middle of the chief facets on which he attempts to clarify on. He expounds sovereignty and afterwards gives a contradiction on how its clarification as well as use take place in the modern world.
Michel’s attention moves to the constitutional right of life as well as death. In line with him, the government holds the authority to put individuals to demise or to allow them to live. He nevertheless, tries to argue this and portrays how the government is prejudice to demise only having no authority to offer life. He at last links this to bio politics.
Provide an explanation of this unique, concentrating on how bio politics as well as the notion of “make live, let die” reframe the subject of fierceness, via the subject of ‘racism.’
Michel designates the contemporary world sovereignty as being illogical as well as a contradiction of what ought to really be. It is in this situation that Michel expounds how the right of life as well as demise is strange. The theory of ‘make live or let die’ occur when the sovereign lacks the matter of the right of making sovereign policies concerning their lives. The matter in this incident is treated impartially as well as whether they ought to live or die is completely reliant on the sovereign. All this is a discussion in political ethics, however it simply find how the issue of life starts to be complicated in the basis of political believing.
The ‘make live and let die’ theory became long term and went deeper in the right to live as well as kill in the world political territories. The motive for people creating a sovereign was described as having devote strings attached where possibly people go through certain danger or demand to safeguard their lives. Bio politics was in some way a sense of harassment to the people and entirely challenged the reality behind sovereignty. Bio politics includes fertility disquiets and morbidity.
In other cases, this bio authority is in excess of sovereign right, and that it is when it extent a point to point whereby there is rise of bio power racism. At this point, nations go against each other via nuclear battles, whereby they kill citizens via developing viruses that are dangerous as well as out of control leading to deaths. Michel expounds bio power racism as a means of handing away a chance into the kingdom of life that is below control mechanism. He further refers to it as the breakdown between what need to survive and what need to perish.
Think through other means in which ‘life’ turns out to be political, through a consideration on biosecurity in Celia Lowe’s reading “VIRAL CLOUDS: Becoming H5N1 in Indonesia.”
Celia Lowe as well designates several means in which life turns to be political or in simple terms, the business of the state. She elaborates on how a lethal avian virus (H5N1) dispersed to Indonesia and she went to expound how the government works and controls its obligation- regarding to the policy whether the victims ought to survive or perish.
She well along appraises Anna Tsing, who states that the building of worldwide frame around H5N1 increased the status of the issues as well as made targeted individuals accountable for the welfare and health of other distant human beings in the globe. In Indonesia, the problem of bio safety is quite essential as well as the state invariably has the duty of guaranteeing security of each person. Thus, the life of citizens turns out to be the business of the state, making the goal political. A good case is that of the Indonesia government has historically tried to safeguard its authority against the people via bio safety.
The norm of national universality is believed to have eradicated the facet of racial battles. Nevertheless, Michel expounds that the subject of racial battles does not vanish in real sense, however in reality turns out to be part of something else, which he believes as government racism. The 19th era is categorized by the government holding authority over human beings life whereby the state reserves the right to the citizens’ life or demise. This goes more outside the margins, whereby nations that judge themselves influential take part in racial battles with their competitive nations as well as the outcome is invariably death. In other terms, the state has power over life.
Bio politics pull in at this point. The basic facet of power in line with the classical concept of sovereignty regards the right to survival or demise. Every human has the right to survive and the government affirming sovereignty is indicted with the obligation to find out that social life is well-maintained as well as it ought to presume the power to decide who lives or perishes. The post features the boldness that infers a state’s duty ought to focus on the passive duty of supporting life or demise, instead of an active part in determining about life.
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How to Write a College Research Paper
As a college student, you should understand how to write a college research paper. A college research paper is an in-depth report on a specific subject or topic. It focuses on seeking different sources of information including statistics, facts and historical writings among others. A research paper can also be used to explore and identify technical, scientific and social issues in detail. The topic therefore is usually the one you choose but in some cases, your tutor can assign a topic area.
Easy guidelines on how to write a college research paper
Getting started with a college research paper
A college research paper varies in topics and in the number of pages. The first thing to do when writing your paper is to ensure you have enough time for research. This enables you to collect accurate and reliable information from different sources including online sources and library materials. For this reason, you need to organize yourself and plan for research. Write down a quick schedule as a way of keeping track of time, take the right notes, work on the first rough draft and revise the paper.
While getting started, avoid working out yourself. Be alert and brainstorm through the topic of your paper. It helps to stir up ideas before narrowing down to the main topic. Brainstorming also enables you to have a better understanding of the research topic thus, making it easier for you to collect content for your paper.
After the brainstorming session, it is imperative to carry out a preliminary research scan. It is an incredible step that helps you to collect vital information based on research topic. It also enables you to make any necessary changes or modify the topic of research thus, giving you a chance to settle on a more feasible research topic.
Focus on how to write a college research paper with a solid thesis statement
The next step after settling for an ideal topic is working on a solid thesis statement. It is the question you seek to answer in the paper. There are tutors and professors who want to see the thesis of your assignment before giving you a go ahead with the research. In this case, it is essential
- To keep the subject of research simple
- Be specific in writing because, it is simple carrying out research on a subject that is narrowly selected compared to a massive idea. Therefore, take time to sharpen and narrow down your topic
- Additionally, ask yourself whether the idea will work. Ask your tutor on the suitability of your college research paper thesis statement. A preliminary research on the same can be carried out on the research and on the same material of your subject.
- Once you have a solid statement, take time to familiarize yourself with different library materials and your research sources. Locate the right materials to collect factual, reliable and acceptable content for the assignment.
Taking notes for your college research paper
When writing a college research paper, the content you include therein plays a crucial role in determining the soundness of the paper. Therefore,
- Take notes on small index cards based on the subject
- In the cards include the name of the author, date of research and page number on your card. On a different index card, include bibliography details and in the proper manner for your bibliography or reference list. This will enable you to include the right footnotes, reference list and citations in the paper.
- While taking notes, ensure to be accurate as much as possible. Provide direct quotes and the right statistics. Most importantly, sure to check on possible errors and eliminate unnecessary content.
- It is equally essential to include pertinent quotes when done with your notes. Even so, always keep in mind that up to ten or fifteen percent of a completed college research paper should be quotations. They should also be accurate.
How to write a college research paper outline
An outline is a critical step when writing a college research paper. It is imperative to note that your paper will always be as good as the outline you work on. An outline guides you to putting your ideas together and ensuring that your paper flows well. The outline also helps you to include only the needed information in your research paper and not fluff. Therefore, ensure to follow all the guidelines on how to write a college research paper outline below for outstanding results
- At the top, write down the introduction- this is your thesis statement but in an expanded form or paragraph. Carefully set up the statement and ensure it matches the collected content.
- Have the main first heading underneath the introduction of your paper. Write down the subheadings and list your main first points in the paragraph.
- Refer back to your note cards and figure out the most significant ones that will illustrate your points.
How to write a college research paper rough draft
With an outline on how to write a college research paper, work out on the first rough draft of your paper. Ensure the first rough draft is freely written as much as possible. In this case, follow your outline very closely. Use all the information in your note cards but avoid excessive quotations. Check for completeness and accuracy of facts once you are done with the rough draft.
If you feel that there are parts of the draft that appear too skimpy and long, revise the draft until you have the strongest and relevant points of all.
The next step will be to revise the final draft by revising the paragraphs for coherence and unity. In this case, you have to reword all your sentences for structure effectiveness, accuracy of grammar and punctuation. A dictionary will be useful in checking out word usage and spelling.
Write down the footnotes and bibliography of your college research paper
There are different manuals that offer more guidelines on how to write a college research paper. Based on the topic or subject of your paper,
- use manuals that enhance your paper
- Conclude your college research paper
- You should always conclude your paper by re-reading it
- Check out on the citations and quotes to ensure they are accurate
- Keep all your note cards and
- Proofread for the second time to ensure it is error free, relevant and meets set standards for writing a research paper.
Most importantly, ensure that just like the introduction of your paper, which attracts the attention of your readers, the conclusion of your paper should leave the reader thinking of the issues you presented in your research. Therefore, think of a good and memorable way to end your paper. For example, you can end your paper using an inspiring quotation.
Examples of Research Papers
Topic: Health and Environmental Effects on Industrial Food
In an effort to enhance food production and to feed a population that is increasingly growing, different strategies have been employed to supplement organic farming. Adoption and industrial food production methods practice is one of the measures that have been employed. Industrial operations and practices aim at maximizing profits by increasing production optimally. From their immense activities, such activities can pose environmental harm based on their heavy dependence on petroleum and oil products. This is coupled with use of excessive chemicals, antibiotics and hormones that degrade the environment- globalcompose.com.
Research paper topic: The Juvenile Curfew Debate
In response to increasing waves of juvenile crimes in the late 80s and early 90s, many communities in the USA, decided to employ curfew statutes that were already present in writing or books. In societies and communities where age based curfews existed, violation of such were punishable by the law. National figures including President Bill Clinton embraced curfews stating that they were the most ideal approaches to handling the issue of juvenile crimes (Yeide, 2009, p. 2)………view the rest of the paper here.
Research paper topic: Action Research and Accountability in Social Work
Participatory action research also known as action research means a reflective manner where people working with others participate in progressive problem solving. Such people could be working as a group or as part of communities practice in enhancement of the manner in which they tackle different issues and solve different problems with their community at large or within their team (Ferrance, 2000, p. 6-7). ….. read the rest of the paper here.
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The MLA guide book- Directs you on where to read good samples of research papers
This is a site that works as a book that has samples of research papers that can guide you in writing your papers. The book has guidelines and samples that enables you to know how exactly your research paper should be written. It has several copies of research paper samples. This makes it easier for you to pick the right copy of a sample paper to use- owl.english.purdue.edu.
The writing center of your school will guide you on where to read good samples of research papers
Your school’s writing center most probably has a sample of a research paper. It could be one of the best papers written by a former student or a model paper written for guiding students. Although you may not learn everything from such sample papers, they will be of great assistance. For instance, they can guide you in referencing your paper, selecting a topic or even editing the paper. An example of a school writing center that has samples of research papers is the Yale College Writing Center- writing.yalecollege.yale.edu.
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Social Science Research Network
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Your college library can have samples of research papers that you can also read to guide you in writing your papers. Your teachers or lecturers may have kept such samples there so that all students in your college can access them. Such papers can be the best research papers that the former students of your school wrote. By reading such papers, you will know exactly how your research paper should be written.
Research news resources
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ScienceDaily is another news resource that has sample research papers- sciencedaily.com. The sample papers that are mostly found on this resource are about new scientific discoveries. Perhaps, this is ideal resource for you when looking for where to read good samples of research papers that have the latest information. An example of a paper in this resource is on emulating nature to enhance engineering- sciencedaily.com.
There are newspapers that publish sample research papers especially if they are newsworthy. Such newspapers have a section where they publish relevant scholarly research papers. For instance, The Guardian has a research section- theguardian.com. An example of a research paper on this newspaper is on the attitude to the same-sex marriage that was published on 20th May 2015- theguardian.com.
There are research councils that publish sample papers to provide new details that emerge from the studies that they provide funding for. For instance, ESRC has a research catalogue with thousands of research papers, journal articles and books. If you are struggling to find where to read good samples of research papers, you can browse through the publications of this resource. However, you need to filter through several publications to find a sample of a research paper that suits your needs- esrc.ac.uk.
There are blogs that publish good samples of research papers that you can read online and use them as guides for writing yours. However, most of these blogs publish subject-specific papers. They also specialize in publishing the latest information on the subjects. Most of the research papers that are published by such blogs are chosen by their editors. Their aim is to ensure that the blogs publish accurate reports or research papers on studies that are relevant to their target audiences. Majority of the samples of research papers that are published on blogs are timely, relevant to the current life and thought provoking. Example of such a paper is the one published on 2nd June 2015 at the blog of the British Psychology Society- digest.bps.org.uk.
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Subject is not enough: Research paper is not merely about a subject of discussion. A standard research paper should have a thesis statement, which states your beliefs on the topic and the purpose of your research. Any generalized discussion on an issue does not constitute a research paper.
Research is not summary: Compiling everything you find on a topic and handing in, as your research work does not earn you any grade. Even though research work entails reviewing, what other people have done, you must filter the information and narrow down to that which supports your thesis.
Research is Not Quoting: When looking for where to find good examples of research papers, do not go for lists of quotes. Research is about your position. Though quotes and facts are important in your paper, use them to support your point of view. This paper on Description of Silk Roads shows how to use quotes from different sources to develop your research paper.
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What Your Research Paper Should Achieve
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Free Essay: Apple Inc.
Apple Inc. was established by Steve Jobs, Wozniak and Ronald Wayne in 1976 (Gilbert 2-5). It is an American company started by Wozniak who advised Steve Jobs to put his computer on sale. The computer was known as Apple 1 computer. In 1977, they were able to sell their computer during trade shows because they were also able to publicize it.
The organization however faced many risks including lack of a good room for operation and capital. Consequently, pioneers of the company made different innovations including borrowing from family and friends, selling calculators as well as scrounging. It also took the risk of requesting credit from a local credit manager who offers cash as security. How did the organization function? The company started off by delivering its orders (for a single brand) paid on deliver to The Byte Shop.
The company then rapidly expanded because it had an initial public offering in 1980 (three years after inception). Apple Inc. is today a global enterprise with many clients, sales and a wide range of products.
Research and Development
The company employs different strategies in its research and development. In other cases, the company collaborates with two Irish subsidiaries where they cost share their research and development to make innovative products to be sold globally. Sharing of the costs is important for the company because it reduces its research expenses. The company is additionally known for innovation because it was one of the organizations to develop smart phones (Lehman 330).
Inside stories also indicate that Apple Inc. will in the future produce design watches. Additionally, it has been upgrading its Smartphones so that they stay on top of the game. Research and development has played a crucial role in the success of the organization. As a matter of fact, it is through the research that the company has been in a position to invent generation computers besides Smartphones (News para).
Apple Inc. used freshness of its products and satisfaction among other emotions to attract and maintain clients. This owes to the fact that it used an apple to reflect the satisfaction and freshness that its products will offer to its clients after purchasing. ‘Making people’s lives easier’’ is the company slogan and it creates a very unique and genuine connection between Apple Inc. and its clients (Schneiders 68). The company additionally uses emotions as its brand strategy and centers on daily life of a person, desire, creativity and objective. Additionally, it includes individual empowerment through hopes, technology and a person’s dreams.
Apple Inc. markets itself efficiently through the implementation of various strategies including market segmentation into portions. It also focuses on the market as a crucial affinity for its products. The company also uses digital TVs and the internet for its advertisement. This is based on the fact that the company’s marketing team is well aware that many of its clients access internet sites and post latest inventions prompting potential clients to purchase the products (Interactive Daily para 3).
The company also advertises itself by informing potential clients of its products for example the phone and how its applications are used, available models and the prices. This helps the clients to understand the pros and cons of the product thus, ensuring awareness. It is also notable that sponsoring different events helps the general public to learn of the product therefore, increasing its potential and buying potential.
The company has different strategic plans that help in execution of its objectives and missions. It has marked out market, business plans and available annual reports indicating the company’s performance on different platforms and in various trading periods. One of the long term strategic plans employed by Apple Inc. is having a communication plan comprising of chains of communication aimed at restoring previous status of the company.
Communication strategies used by the company include employee, investors and employees as a way of informing stakeholders of developments in the company. Other strategies that the company employed include marketing, retail and research and development strategies (Ireland C-3). These strategies have increased opportunities for the organization to grow its client base, increase the range of products and its total capital base (Jun 890-904).
It has also reduced threats that it may face in the future by ensuring thorough awareness of quality and superiority of its products and reduced its prices concurrently.
Apple Inc. is an American company with its headquarters based in Cupertino, California. In terms of company values, it values individual performance every employee is expected to contribute to its success. Additionally, the company values aggressiveness and innovation. This is a factor that enables it to produce new products at intervals to the market.
It also has empathy for its users, clients and its positive social contribution factor. It has a unique corporate culture that emphasizes on the need for employees to view it as a unique organization. The company in its setting has different values including focus on design where it focuses much on the designs it produces in the market.
They also have their clients in mind and produce products matching their needs (Chapin 55-64). It is also imperative to note that Apple values and treats its employees well for them to reciprocate in the same way to its clients. Team spirit is also encouraged in the company as well as good management (Stanford 57).
Training and development
Training and development of employees on their rights in the organizations are also other additional aspects that the company strongly upholds. The managers are trained on their supplier education and obligations. What’s more, the company adheres to very strict safety standards and provides workers with safety training so that they can nurture safety in the workplace. It has also been offering programs aimed at enhancing their general wellbeing (Schneider 33-34).
Lessons from Apple Inc.
The company was developed because of client satisfaction, passion and appreciation of its employees. It is therefore evident that its pioneers were passionate about electronics and it laid a very strong foundation for the company. Similarly, You Inc. will also have its foundation based on passion, client satisfaction and appreciation of employees.
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