Informal Essay Examples

The strategic importance of the role of purchasing and procurement

For many decades, many industrialists have undermined the strategic importance of the role of purchasing and procurement. Textbooks in the area claim that the role has been overlooked, neglected and underestimated to favour other such functions within as such areas as marketing, accounting and engineering. Such functions are often regarded as “white collar” functions. However, […]

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A Feasibility Analysis For Red Bull In South Korea

Red Bull was created by an Austrian entrepreneur Dietrich Mateschitz. Since its introduction in 1987, Red Bull is distributed in over one hundred and thirty countries. Red Bull sold close to three billions cans worldwide in 2006. The company’s shares have risen drastically over the past few years since it is one of the most […]

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The ICANN Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy

The introduction of the UDRP to deal with domain name disputes has provided a valuable alternative to the courts. However possible evidence of inconsistency, bias and procedural errors will only undermine this reputation. In order to assess the merits of ICANN’s UDRP procedure, these claims must be carefully investigated. Before, I dive straight into the […]

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Sportswear has become an integral part of everyday dress

Sportswear can be defined as ‘clothes for sport or informal wear.’ The Oxford dictionary (1992). This definition is enough to suggest that sports clothing is no longer worn only during sport. Through the twentieth century a shift has occurred in which sports clothing is also worn as informal and fashion wear. It probably was not […]

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Analysis of adverts – Purpose and Audience

The purpose of all four adverts is to inform the target audience of the product, and to persuade the consumer to buy the product, the language that is used by each company to advertise varies depending on the age group of the consumers that the product is being aimed at. Both the L’Oreal adverts are […]

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What was new about Modernist literature

As Ezra Pound maintained, the objective of modernist literature was to ‘make it new’ (Pound; 1934). However, one cannot perceive a definition of such a large literary movement, without, in the post-structuralist manner, by defining its binary definition; realism. Realism was a traditional, non-experimental form of writing which can be characterised by its ‘chronological plots, […]

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Was the Fall of the Roman Republic inevitable

The Roman Republic enjoyed reasonable success in its early stages, the conquest of Italy and overseas territories lead to rapid expansion and a surge in population, wealth and culture. However, as this essay will demonstrate this growth of population and increase of wealth was not sustainable; the allies with which Rome went to battle were […]

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Many scholars would argue that managerial work is infused

In this essay I will examine the meaning of “masculine ethics”, their influence on managerial work and everyday life. Furthermore I will analyse the thesis that management is a gendered practice and then draw/point out possible solutions to this problem. Management is still said to be discriminating against women. This is based on the assumption […]

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Critically evaluate the case for and against global governance

This essay will discuss arguments for and against the phenomenon of global governance with particular reference to existing international governmental structures. Firstly, global governance and globalization will be defined and then their political, economic and environmental aspects will be assessed. Varying ideologies will be evaluated along with their applicability to the present global institutions. Connections […]

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How are poverty and migration linked

Poverty and migration are both complicated, multi-faceted concepts which can be caused by, and affect each other. There are many definitions of poverty in use, but the most common meaning equates overall poverty with deprivation of the basic human need for safe drinking water, information, access to services, insufficiency in food, housing, clothing, medical care, […]

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“The Possibility of Evil”

In this essay I will examine Shirley Jackson’s use of setting in her short story, “The Possibility of Evil. ” I will discuss why Jackson’s choice of a small town setting is crucial to understanding the plot of her story. I will also consider her implications about the nature of evil and will demonstrate how […]

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hat can Marx’s work on capitalism tell us about modernity

In this essay I am going to look at modernity in relation to the work of Marx. I will look at his work on capitalism, including social class inequality, the bourgeoisie and proletariat, historical materialism, alienation and social change and how it contributes to the study and understanding of modernity. Modernity is seen as the […]

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Variable forms are difficult to acquire

Until the late 1960’s it was still the largely subscribed view that children’s language acquisition was, on the main part, innate and occurred independently from the social context and surroundings in which the child was brought up. However there have been movements in recent years to account for the effects that parents and other caregivers […]

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What is Foreign Direct Investment

1. Introduction Since the end of the Second World War one significant phenomenon in the world economy is the rapid growth of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the wake of the rapid expansion of multinational enterprises (MNEs). Although FDI growth slowed even dropped occasionally, it has been maintaining an overall growing trend. With the growth […]

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Critically analyse, with subcultural examples, the Birmingham School’s

Subcultures emerged in the second half of the Twentieth Century. Up until this point High culture made implicit assumptions on its role in society and also on low culture. These assumptions are that culture has a crucial role in modern society, that high culture is conceptually more sophisticated than working class or popular low culture. […]

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Evaluate the contribution made to criminology

The area of criminology, which I have chosen to write about, from the choice given within this essay title, is that of ‘Left realism’, so we will be evaluating the contribution made to criminology which the Left realists have made. Left realists emphasise the role played by the powerful in society, also the crimes they’ve […]

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Analysing the 18-30 advert for Majorca.

The 18-30 title is staggered; I think that this is meant to send out the message that the holidaymakers are fun, outgoing and a little bit disorganised, in a good way of course. It implies that the rest of the advert is going to be very laid-back and easy to read. There is no harsh […]

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Dichotomies of Divinity

At the tender age of five, a young girl asked her mother, “Where is God?” The mother struggled momentarily to devise a manner of explaining such a grandiose concept to her daughter. Having mustered the bravery to forge ahead through the conversation the mother replied, “God is everywhere, and God is in everything.” The child […]

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With detailed reference to at least two films discuss

Film, being a very powerful medium, often raises strong issues about the possible effects movies may have on an audience. What the BBFC and the public worry most about in a film is the content of bad language, sex and most important in Britain, screen violence. It is the latter which often causes the most […]

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Notting Hill

I have chosen three scenes that I think display similar emotions, but they have different backgrounds and settings. The first of the three is the first scene after the beginning credits, where William Thacker is introducing the story. The second is the Dinner party for William’s sister Honey. This is also where Anna meets William’s […]

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The representation of youth/subculture and/or pop culture

It is unlikely to look under stones for heroes and to revere those we may catch a glimpse of in the back alleys of some anonymous pub on a foggy London street. Some would call the discovery of the anti-heroes that are exalted as kings and queens of British subculture to be unprofessional, not genteel, […]

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