To what extent did the role of women in society change during the years of the Weimar Republic?
The Weimar Republic (1919-33) was a period in the history of Germany experiencing great changes in the politics as well as in social and cultural life. New political system and significant historic events (the First World War (1914-18) and the German Revolution (1918-19)) gave a start to many changes, in particular in gender roles. Read more
Why Do Some People Enjoy Reading Lolita?
Vladimir Nabokov’s novel “Lolita” is perhaps one of the most controversial pieces of literature ever written. Stripped to its very core, it is a story of a pedophile obsessed by a 12-year old girl. The main idea of this novel is harshly condemned by the modern society, and yet, many readers thoroughly enjoy reading the Nabokov’s work. This paper tries to establish the reasoning behind that fact. Read more
Why do so many logos include hidden messages in them when most people don’t notice them?
People get captured by thousands of advertisements when they surf the Internet, watch television, shop in supermarkets and simply walk out of their apartments and stroll along city streets. Businessmen struggle to promote products dragging the whole society into the masses of billboards, hoardings, roadside signs and posters with striking slogans and logos. The more successful your campaign is – the more successfully runs your business. Read more
What is the “ghost ad” concept? What is its main goal?
Advertising world is diverse and extremely competitive. Various brands are constantly trying to improve their image and attract new clients. The most effective way to do that is to create an ad, which can properly represent the company, catch people’s attention and, as a result, make them want to buy their products. Sometimes, advertisements are created for different reasons. In this case, we get ghost ads, which are created by independent agencies or artists without the brand’s approval. Moreover, a particular agency that produced the ad might not even have a company at question as their client. Read more
Is inflation bad or good for economy of a country?
Inflation stands for a decrease in the money’s value (Coleman, 2009). Put another way, it represents an increase in the overall price levels (Coleman, 2009). When the money in circulation in a country, money supply, increases with a more rapid pace than the production in the same country, the result is a rise in the general price levels as the demand for products or services becomes more than the supply (Schwartz, 2009). This is the first cause of inflation. Another reason for inflation can be the higher costs that are reflected to the ultimate consumer. The increases costs may be as a result of raw material or manufacturing costs while they can also result from higher tax rates. When these prices increase, the money’s value decreases. Therefore, this means that less products or services can be acquired with the same amount of money (Coleman, 2009). Read more
What should be done and said in case of false accusation?
Frequently, hundreds of people encounter situations in which they have been falsely accused with the smell of marijuana by police officers. It is clear that a set of actions against unlawful accusation has to be exercised. Read more
If all dead geniuses (scientists, philosophers, etc.) were to be alive and in social media, who would get the greatest number of “followers”?
Known for being outlandish, the Iron Sheik currently has four hundred and ninety nine thousand followers on Twitter. Read more
Why is Harry Potter a must read for business?
Selling 400 million copies worldwide, translated into 69 different languages (“Pottermore: JK Rowling facts and figures”, 2011), employing 800 people for the movie business (“The Harry Potter Economy”, 2009), and J.K Rowling being the first ever author to become a billionaire; the Harry Potter saga took the readers and movie watchers’ world by storm. The easily relatable characters for all races and nationalities with a splurge of magical imagination has kept the fans glued to this epic series. The insurmountable success had thus grabbed the attention for business gurus to explore and relate the rationale behind its success. Read more
Explain the effect of repetition in Poe’s poems
American short-story writer, poet, editor, and critic Edgar Allan Poe is famous for his tales of mystery and horror. In addition, he initiated the modern detective story. Read more