By Charles A. Goldman
Within the face of emerging college charges and the elevated significance of scholarships to assembly its fee undertaking, the military designed a brand new scholarship software, referred to as the tiered scholarship application since it provided 4 various scholarship values (called tiers). less than the recent application, enrollments at public schools elevated modestly and the military managed the complete scholarship fee. yet as feared, many fewer of the nation's so much academically capable scholars enrolled in ROTC, and the courses on the nation's such a lot prestigious inner most schools and universities have been dealing with the chance of closure. in accordance with those findings, the authors advised and the military carried out a high-value scholarship specific to a few prestigious deepest faculties. The learn additionally analyzes numerous entire scholarship courses to switch the tiered scholarships. The research helps plans that proceed to supply high-value scholarships at a few prestigious inner most faculties,
By Eugene Vale
By Antje Bednarek-Gilland
In numerous branches of social technological know-how, curiosity in values and ethical reviews has elevated in recent times, with crew values taking centre-stage, but a passable, theoretical account of the idea that of values and their position in social existence is still missing. attractive with theories of worth formation and the function of values in lifestyle present in ethics, classical sociology and modern social idea and their implications for empirical paintings, getting to know Values with Qualitative tools argues for a pragmatist process either to knowing values and the style during which they're shaped, in addition to exploring the ways that they are often studied empirically, utilizing qualitative learn tools. during this approach, this booklet gives you to solve some of the functional difficulties all in favour of fieldwork with political teams, together with the in demand query of the way to account for the researcher's personal values. Illustrated with examples from released in addition to new learn, this booklet presents the basis for the theoretical realizing of values and their empirical research, hence strengthening the relationship among social idea and the advance of analysis tools. As such, it is going to be of curiosity to sociologists, anthropologists and geographers with pursuits in values, social concept and study method.
By Jack Rawlins, Stephen Metzger
According to a "whole language approach," THE WRITER'S approach is a dynamic, process-centered paperback rhetoric with readings. this article acknowledges that scholars research most sensible through doing, and writers examine top whilst encouraged by way of compelling purposes to write down, aided by way of powerful examples, and strengthened via fast own rewards. With frank recommendation provided in a supportive, encouraging tone, Rawlins and Metzger lead scholars step-by-step during the writing technique, from pre-writing to sprucing the ultimate draft.
By Shaun MacLoughlin
This advisor bargains suggestion and pointers on effectively writing performs, brief tales and contours for radio. The ebook covers the constitution of a play, using language for a non-visual medium, sound results and song, and features of manufacturing, advertising and making plans for the longer term.
By Charles Lipson
The senior thesis is the capstone of a school schooling, yet writing you'll be a frightening prospect. scholars have to pick out their very own subject and choose definitely the right adviser. Then they should paintings progressively for numerous months as they learn, write, and deal with an important self sufficient venture. Now there is a mentor to aid. find out how to Write a BA Thesis is a pragmatic, pleasant consultant written by means of Charles Lipson, an skilled professor who has guided hundreds of thousands of scholars in the course of the thesis-writing process.This booklet deals step by step suggestion on the best way to flip a imprecise concept right into a in actual fact outlined idea, then a draft paper, and, eventually, a elegant thesis. Lipson additionally tackles matters past the classroom-from sturdy paintings conduct to dealing with own difficulties that intrude with examine and writing.Filled with examples and easy-to-use highlighted advice, the e-book additionally contains convenient time schedules that convey whilst to start a variety of initiatives and what sort of time to spend on each one. handy checklists remind scholars which steps want precise recognition, and an in depth appendix, jam-packed with examples, indicates the best way to use the 3 major quotation structures within the humanities and social sciences: MLA, APA, and Chicago.How to put in writing a BA Thesis can help scholars paintings extra with ease and effectively-on their very own and with their advisers. Its transparent instructions and good recommendation make it the suitable textual content for thesis workshops. scholars and their advisers will refer time and again to this worthy source. From selecting a subject matter to getting ready the ultimate paper, the way to Write a BA Thesis is helping scholars flip a frightening prospect right into a notable fulfillment.
By Henry James
First released in "Harper's per thirty days journal" in 1906, Henry James describes turn-of-the-century ny in brilliant element. even though written in 1904-1905, while James again to the USA after residing out of the country for greater than twenty years, the essay is as pertinent at the present time because it used to be a hundred years in the past. The textual content appears to be like because it was once initially released and is more desirable with interval illustrations and images. fantastically sure and with a astounding view of the Flatiron development at the conceal, this booklet is a literary treasure.
By David Silbergh
This consultant has been designed to assist undergraduates improve an realizing of functional examine tools, and their program within the undergraduate dissertation.
Written in an obtainable and fascinating type, it bargains recommendation on all features of undergraduate examine, from determining a dissertation topic via to providing the completed article.
Features of this book:
- concise chapters which supply an creation to numerous elements of analysis tools, together with: why it can be crucial; quantitative and qualitative tools; and useful application
- advice, tricks and pointers on making plans, offering, learning and writing undergraduate dissertations
- a wide variety of examples of study to obviously illustrate various concerns and strategies which scholars may possibly encounter
- guides to extra interpreting and considering on the finish of every chapter.
By Robert Drews
"Professor Drews has written a really striking publication. He provides not anything below a wholly new thesis concerning either the genesis of Greek historiography and the character of the Histories of Herodotus. right into a box lengthy ruled via the nice figures of Germanic scholarship, Eduard Schwartz, Felix Jacoby and Kurt von Fritz, Drews has come forth with the braveness to examine issues anew and to choose that the heavily reasoned Entwicklungstheorien of his predecessors are essentially improper. To nation issues baldly, Drews has made up our minds to take Herodotus at his notice. rather than going to problematic lengths to end up that Herodotus doesn't suggest what he says, Drews purposes that Herodotus intended to just do what he says he's going to do. This hassle-free swap in angle has produced a considerably diversified method of Herodotus and to the origins of Greek historiography." J. D. Muhly (Journal of close to jap reports, 35:1, Jan 1976, p. forty-one)