What implications did Machiavelli’s idea of the end justifying the means The greatest source of Machiavelli’s reputation is, of course, his book The Prince (1532). The main theme of this short book is that all means may be resorted to for the establishment and preservation of authority — the end justifies the means — and that the worst and most treacherous acts of the ruler are justified by the wickedness and treachery of the governed. Therefore, using whatever means necessary to protect the stability of the state was perfectly logical. So…..read the quote below about Machiavelli and his groundbreaking political […]
Analyze the validity and constitutionality of the officers’ actions Plain View, Open Fields, Abandonment, and Border Searches as They Relate to Search and Seizures Identify the constitutional amendment that would govern Officer Williams’ and Officer Martinez’ actions. Analyze the validity and constitutionality of the officers’ actions. Assess if the officers’ actions were justified under the doctrines of plain view, abandonment, open fields, or border searches. Support your response by citing specific case law and/or contemporary cases.
Summarize the policy and process failures that allowed the breach to occur Security Related Discussion Find at least 2 articles relating to the case study described below Dark Reading is a good site for security-related articles). In a minimum of 250-words, summarize the policy and process failures that allowed the breach to occur. Address the impact to an organization when this type of breach occurs, and discuss the steps that you would have taken to ensure that this type of breach wouldn’t occur in your organization. Government Laptop Compromised On October 31, 2012, NASA notified its employees that a laptop containing […]
What processes and procedures would you implement to maximize the efficiency You are Vice President of Supply Chain Management in a major organization. What processes and procedures would you implement to maximize the efficiency and minimize the costs of the transportation portion of your company’s supply chain ? What metrics and benchmarks would you establish to measure success ? The length of your response to this question should be at least 500 words. Be creative. If you choose to do so, you may respond using an outline type of format. Follow APA formatting and style guidelines (6th edition) · Follow […]
What signs might alert you to a potential professional boundary violation 1. What signs might alert you to a potential professional boundary violation or crossing? 2. Contrast the terms terminal sedation , rational suicide, and physician-assisted suicide. 3. Identify at least 3 moral dilemmas that occur during end-of life care and decision making. Each question must have at least 3 paragraphs and you must use at least 3 references (APA) included in your post.
How a victim can actively or passively play a role in the crime Victim Precipitation Theory discusses how a victim can actively or passively play a role in the crime itself. Conduct an internet search for a current (less than two years old) case or article about a crime victim. In a well-constructed, one page essay (500+ words), discuss how the victim either actively or passively participated in the crime. (NOTE: A “well-constructed” essay will be in complete sentences and paragraphs. It will be structured to include an introduction, body, and conclusion. While APA references and citations are not required […]
Review the elements of receiving stolen property Legal Research Assignment 5 For this assignment, read the scenario below and write an essay detailing your response. Scenario – Your supervising attorney asked you to do intake on a “receiving stolen property” charge, and you want to verify what the statute says and what it means. Using Lexis.com, find and cite the statute in your state that makes it a criminal offense to receive, possess, or transport stolen property. It may be located in a special section of the code or may be part of a general theft statute section. Go to AmJur2d and find the […]
What are the limitations of the GDP in measuring total output Gross Domestic Product (GDP) measures the market value of the final goods and services produced within a country during a given period of time. In other words, GDP measures continuous flow of money from households to firms and then back to households in the macroeconomy. (Refer to Chapter 25) The trend of the GDP growth rates is the key indicator of macroeconomic fluctuations (business cycles), which include expansion, boom, contraction, and recession. Thus the real GDP is used to explain how well the overall economy of a country is […]
What factors might contribute to low or high growth rates There are a number of economic and noneconomic factors that affect long-run economic growth of countries. Among these factors, roles of physical capital, human capital, technology, and natural resources in influencing long-run economic growth of aggregate output per capita are widely discussed. Governments also play their roles in promoting and sustaining long-run economic growth of countries. Based on your reading of Chapter 26, other course materials, and your knowledge and experience, analyze the following questions. What factors might contribute to low or high growth rates in a country? How can […]
Components of intercultural communication competence Which of the following components of intercultural communication competence – motivation, mindfulness, cognitive flexibility and tolerance for uncertainty – do you think you are most competent at, and which one needs the most work? Identify how you became so competent at the first one and some ways that you can improve the second one. Your posting should be between 200 – 250 words.