Essays about: "basic features of an essay"

Found 5 essays containing the words basic features of an essay.

  1. 1. The Normative Moral Codes Workshop : - A new thought-experiment aimed at investigating normative morality

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier

    Author : Karl-Fredrik Norrback; [2017]
    Keywords : morality; ethics; normative morality; thought-experiment; experimental philosophy; experiment; moral; etik; normativ moral; tankeexperiment; experimentell filosofi; experiment;

    Abstract : The normative moral code is considered to be such that it applies universally to all or at least to all who can understand and govern their behavior by it. All or almost all common folk think of and use their own moral codes as them being normative in that for example there simply seem to them to exist “oughts” that apply to all and that there simply, straightforwardly are “things” that are right and wrong, good and bad. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bad Language in Reality: A study of swear words, expletives and gender in reality television

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Anna Fälthammar Schippers; [2014-04-28]
    Keywords : Engelska; swear words; expletives; covert prestige; gender; reality television;

    Abstract : This essay is a study on swearing in modern English on television from a sociolinguistic point of view, taking into account the effect that variables such as nationality, social class and gender might have on the expletive usage in the examined material. After a general discussion of expletives and their functions, the question of whether there is a relationship between gender and the use of expletives is addressed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design - Exploring the Rules of Discourse in the Security Council

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Charlotta Liljedahl; [2008]
    Keywords : design; Security Council; cooperation; discourse; exclusion; Political history; Politisk historia; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap; History and Archaeology; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Depending on cooperation in our global environment, international institutions facilitate a mean for mutual gains and cooperation. But the legitimacy crisis in global governance has made the features of institutional design essential to study. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Secret World of Harry Potter : The Literary Laws of Fantasy Applied to the Novels by J. K. Rowling

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för genus, kultur och historia

    Author : Robin Watts; [2007]
    Keywords : Harry Potter; Rowling; Literary Laws; fantasy; fantasy tradition; narrative; Göte Klingberg; Maria Nikolajeva; secondary world; fantastic novel;

    Abstract : My intentions with this essay has been to examine the World in which the story of J. K. Rowlings Harry Potter takes place, the structure, narrative and restrictions, in order to place the suite of novels in the tradition of the Fantasy genre. READ MORE

  5. 5. Defining Britain's Most Appealing Voice : An Accent Profile of Sir Sean Connery

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Christopher Hill; [2007]
    Keywords : Scottish Standard English; Received Pronunciation; Connery; accent; formant; Edinburgh; rhoticity;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper is to explore the features that combine to make up the distinctive accent of the actor Sir Sean Connery. This study outlines the subject’s basic vowel system and compares it to data collected on the vowel systems of Received Pronunciation (RP) and Scottish Standard English (SSE) from previous research (Stuart-Smith 1999, Hawkins & Midgely 2005, Fisk 2006). READ MORE