Free Essays on The Responsibilities Of A Good Citizen

  1. Citizenship, a Right and a Responsibility….

    right to vote or the right of free speech are aspects that, as citizens, we posses. Being born in America automatically gives you these rights and many more, and most importantly, you become a citizen. Now, with citizenship comes responsibility such as obeying the law and paying taxes. So if you follow...

  2. my responsibilities

    "the price of freedom is eternal vigilance." To be a good citizen, you have to be vigilant and fulfill your responsibilities with utmost sincerity and honesty. A citizen is described as a person who is a member of a particular country. The citizen of a country has rights granted to him by the constitution...

  3. Law and Good Citizen

    A good citizen is one who knows his rights and duties as a citizen. He asserts his rights and performs his duties with equal zest. His rights infect imply his duties. In all democracies an individual enjoys political as well as civic rights. Political rights consists of right to vote, right to freedom...

  4. Responsibilities V.S. Duities

    says that all persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United States and of the state wherein they reside. All citizens hold a very important position of authority. Many years ago our forefathers implemented a Constitutional Republic...

  5. Good Citizen

    Performer On The Tv Show “Indian Idol,” We Should Certainly Vote In Elections That Profoundly Affect Our Future.” “Bad Officials Are Elected By Good Citizens Who Do Not Vote.” Join He Police Force …. Serve Your Country. Don’t Buy Movie Tickets In Black … Support The Corruption Free Nation Fighting...

  6. What does it mean to be a citizen?

    1. What does it mean to be a citizen? The term "Citizen" is defined in the compact Macquarie Dictionary as, "a member, native or naturalised, of state or nation". This paper intends to question what it is that constitutes a member or citizen, of state or nation. Many concepts and theories are promoted...

  7. Should Hong Kong Government Give $6000 to Citizen

    government give 6 thousand dollar for all above 18 years old citizen? If you have 6 thousand dollar, how do you use it? Few weeks before, the Hong Kong Financial Secretary, John Tsang, release the 2011-12 budget. However, many Hong Kong citizens dissatisfied with that. Because of Hong Kong government has...

  8. Moral Responsibility in Science

    Moral responsibility. I would like to tell you about the moral responsibilities of scientists. And at the beginning of my report, I’ll tell you about what the moral responsibility is. According to the dictionary the moral responsibility means the obligation to be responsible for action or conduct...

  9. Citizen Soldier

    Citizen Soldier By: Brian Williams We all want our rights, but they must be balanced by our responsibilities. This quote has a very strong message. As American's, we have a duty to respond in a time of need. Not only should we go to war if we are called for, we should have pride in our...

  10. Corporate Social Responsibilities

    Have you ever heard about “corporate social responsibilities”? Do you consider “corporate social responsibilities” is required in all businesses? Actually it is a term which defines what duties businesses should shoulder for the society. However, it always does not have a standard because...

  11. Citizenship of organizations, nations and the planet- Rights and Responsibilities

    organizations, nations and the planet- Rights and Responsibilities Man is a social animal. The history of mankind is the history of evolving societies, civilizations and nations. These are the various levels of groups a person exists as a citizen of, where he cooperates with others to fulfil and increase...

  12. Becoming a Responsible Citizen? Can Education Help

    Becoming a Responsible Citizen? Can Education Help The word 'education' has Greek roots. Ancient philosopher Aristotle defines education as “a process necessary for the creation of a sound mind in a sound body.” Education is a process of developing a human being into a person who is reasonably...

  13. Corporate Social Responsibility

    Although the bottom line is the concern of any business, companies have now recognized that they have a social and moral obligation to care for the citizens of the world in which they profit. Socially responsible corporations exist because they manage their business processes to produce a positive impact...

  14. Ikea Services: Social & Environmental Responsibility Report 2007

    Social & Environmental Responsibility RepoRt  (39) Social & environmental Responsibility Report 2007 – produced by Corporate pR, IKeA Services AB. 2007 IKeA Social & environmental Responsibility Report 2007 tABle of ContentS ABOUT THIS REPORT INTRODUCTION 3 4 PRODUCTS & MATERIALS...

  15. Personal Responsibility

    Personal Responsibility Joer Lopez Gen/200 November 26 2012 Gabrielle Lavia Personal Responsibility Personal responsibility is a part of daily lives; it can influence his or her career, relationships, and...

  16. citizens charters

    has been recognised world over that good governance is essential for sustainable development, both economic and social. The three essential aspects emphasised in good governance are transparency, accountability and responsiveness of the administration. “Citizens’ Charters” initiative is a response...

  17. Biomedical Donation

    could you consider ethically moral or responsibility of all citizens? All of the citizens of the United States have responsibilities to obey all laws, serve on jury if called, and defend the country if the need arises. I believe that in the same way that we citizens have rights to our own freedoms, in...

  18. Being A Good Citizen, What Is Needed To Become One, What Are The Benefits, and The Responsibilities.

    To be a good citizen, is very important. There are citizens, but everybody cannot be a good citizen. A good citizen needs to absorb many qualities. That he has some duties and responsibilities to bear is true, but at the same time he also enjoys some rights and privileges as a citizen of a free state...

  19. Good Corporate Citizens

    Why we need Business to be Good Corporate Citizens? "There is no principled way to define it the concept of corporate citizenship and there is no authority to proclaim the correct sense" (De George 2008: 43). Corporate citizenship is not what philosophers would call a natural kind, with a truth or...

  20. Duties and Citizenship

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF A U.S CITIZEN DUTIES OF A U.S CITIZEN * Obey Laws * Pay Taxes * Serve in military if called * Serve on a jury as a witness in court You have the responsibility to support yourself and your personal immediate and extended family. Being self-sustaining...

  21. Live as Citizens of Heaven

    Live as Citizens of Heaven Introduction Philippians is a letter from Paul and Timothy to all God’s holy people living in Philippi who belong to Christ Jesus. It is for that very reason that I bring you this message tonight for I know many of you, I’ve known many of your struggles, and I pray my words...

  22. Corporate Social Responsibility Definition

    This research study is about what the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is, how people define and how I understand this term? According to my research and observations, CSR does not have only one and constant definition. I have read a lot of definitions of CSR and in fact, they are similar but not...

  23. The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility on Market Competition

    Corporate social responsibility Besides being a buzz word in management studies parlance, corporate social responsibility is a very important aspect of corporate reality. There is some amount of vagueness associated with CSR and so this short paper is aimed at putting the concept within a modern post...

  24. Exploration of Cyber Security as a Public Good

    Exploration of Cyber Security as a Public Good 1) How can government justify telling private industry how to set up or improve their cyber security? “President Obama has identified cybersecurity as one of the most serious economic and national security challenges we face as a nation, but one that...

  25. ASH BUS 402 Week 5 DQ 1 Corporate Social Responsibility

    Corporate Social Responsibility Check this A+ tutorial guideline at http://www.assignmentcloud.com/bus-402-ash/bus-402-week-5-dq-1-corporate-social-responsibility Think of companies that are concerned not only with the bottom line, but also with being good corporate citizens. Share examples and...

  26. Good governance and reducing uncertainty of doing business

    Corruption and development Seminar paper Good governance and reducing uncertainty of doing business AUTHORS: ALJAŽ BEŠTER CERAR ANDREJA LONČAR ALENKA ČOK LJUBLJANA, 28.5. 2014 Summary This paper examines the theoretical background of the good governance concept, its applications towards...

  27. New American Citizens

    Every year a record number of immigrants apply to become United States citizens. As part of the application process the Immigration and Naturalization Service administers a test to all those who apply for citizenship. This test focuses on U. S. history and Government. Many people believe that this...

  28. Uk Wide Approach on Corporate Social Responsibility

    importance of social and environmental responsibility c Make responsible behaviour a consideration of core business c Assist the involvement of small and medium sized enterprises c Promote transparency in CSR reporting and awareness in the marketplace c promote good practice in CSR internationally...

  29. Social Responsibility

    Social Responsibility (CSR) is simple, according to the book: “Distinguishing right from wrong and doing right”. Social responsibility benefits both individual and companies as well. Luo and Bhattacharya (2006) address the fact that companies are increasingly taking direct steps to communicate their...

  30. A critcle look at voting

    case for voting relies on factual errors, misunderstandings about the duties of citizenship, and overinflated perceptions of self-worth. There are some good reasons for some people to vote some of the time. But there are a lot more bad reasons to vote, and the bad ones are more popular...” (Magdu-Ward)....

  31. Holocaust Bystanders; Placing the Blame on Surrounding Citizens and Allied Nations

    Holocaust Bystanders; Placing the Blame on Surrounding Citizens and Allied Nations It is commonly believed that the members of the Nazi regime directly responsible for the mass murders of European Jews in the mid 20th century are solely accountable for the Holocaust. As a result, local civilians,...

  32. Moral Responsibility

    core moral responsibility This is done by P. Pula Li (Peter Pratley)proposed. Pula Li believes that "the same as the implementation of quality management, companies also accept the moral responsibility of the concrete. at the lowest level, the enterprise must take three responsibilities: (1) concern...

  33. Our American Heritage and Our Responsibility for Preserving It

    Our American Heritage and Our Responsibility for Preserving It Throughout the two hundred and thirty-four years that America has been an independent country, she has welcomed people from all races, religions, and social classes. America is nicknamed, because of her diversity, the “Melting Pot.” This...

  34. The Good Life: Thuycidides, Socrates & Aristotle

    The good life, a subjective Mecca for philosophers, is a source of discussion amongst all thinkers. It is a heaven-on-earth with a subjective tone to give philosophers a path to follow or lay the groundwork. The good life allows philosophers to encourage a path to follow. Dylan Thomas decided, “Dark...

  35. Responsibility of universities

    Nowadays, the issue of responsibility of universities has stimulated a heated discussion. As far as I am concerned, the responsibility of university is not only to equip students with knowledge and professional skills, and cultivate qualified citizens to deal with various challenges with full developed...

  36. Why Citizens Should Vote

    Why should American citizens vote? As an America citizen you should vote because voting is one of our basic guaranteed rights by our Constitution and as a voter it’s the most precious right we have. Voting is the most important part of a political democracy. The fact that many people do not vote confuses...

  37. Teaching Children the Consequences

    decades it has been the parent’s responsibility to teach their children the concepts of life. Concepts that may either help them become good citizens in life or concepts that may not help them at all. Whatever the outcome may be, it is still the parent’s responsibility to teach them the right from the...

  38. Cooperate Social Responsibility

    Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate social responsibility (CSR) can be defined as the "economic, legal, ethical, and discretionary expectations that society has of organizations at a given point in time" (Carroll and Buchholtz 2003, p. 36).  The concept...

  39. The Responsible Citizen

    Responsibilities of a citizen | April 3 2013 | The responsibilities of a citizen. Responsibilities of a citizen General Purpose: To inform Specific Purpose: To inform general public on the true responsibilities of a citizen Thesis Statement: Embrace a far more holistic and positive outlook...

  40. Csr

    This study examines the effects of the corporate sponsorship that supports social marketing programs as a part of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and the congruency effect of sponsorship linkage that impacts consumers’ attitudes toward the sponsor and purchase intentions. Through empirical research...

  41. Good Governance

    Report On Good Governance Submission Date: March 24, 2006 Submitted To: Mr. Mohammad Ashraf Janjua Submitted By: Adeel Zahid 2004-3-18-4049 Letter of Transmittal Mr. M. Ashraf Janjua Dean, Institute of Business Management (IoBM), Karachi Dear Mr. Janjua, Please accept...

  42. responsibility in buisness

     Dennis Waitley once said “The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence” Responsibility is an absolute necessity in the daily working of all things, military and civilian. People have to be able to trust the people around them to do what...

  43. it is a very good one

    incomplete in its protection of American citizens from unwarranted surveillance practices. This act, even though it was an improvement on the former due to Snowden’s NSA leaks, completely ignores backdoors vulnerabilities. In addition, it does not protect American citizens enough from international terror threats...

  44. Perception and Individual Decision Making

    be debated is: Does the world have a right morally, politically, and even economically, to interfere in the internal affairs of another country? A good example is Cuba. Human rights have not flourished in Cuba at anytime during its history. The illegal traffic in slaves helped to sustain the Cuban sugar...

  45. Relationships Among Perceived Organizational Core Values, Corporate Social Responsibility, Ethics and Performance Outcomes

    (2010) 92:341–359 DOI 10.1007/s10551-009-0158-1 Ó Springer 2009 Relationships among Perceived Organizational Core Values, Corporate Social Responsibility, Ethics, and Organizational Performance Outcomes: An Empirical Study of Information Technology Professionals K. Gregory Jin Ronald G. Drozdenko ...

  46. Gun Control - the Right to Own for Protection

    is no true freedom without the use of firearms. During the war of independence if the citizens of this country did not posses any guns, then everybody would now be subjects of the crown and not free American citizens. Most of the “man” fighting for this country at the time were poor farm boys with no...

  47. Being a Good Citizen

    Does good citizenship necessitate following the laws despite some kind of injustice within them? Are good citizens obliged to blindly follow the government policies? It follows then, what is good citizenship? Henry David Thoreau provides an adequate definition of good citizenship within his essay, Civil...

  48. Lockdown

    Should civilians pay for prisoners to enter rehabilitation programs? Some may argue that poisoners do not deserve rehabilitation programs, and that citizens should not have to spend their hard earned money on someone who made the wrong chooses resulting in prison as the consequence. Others may argue that...

  49. Non-Financial Performance Metrics for Corporate Responsibility Reporting Revisited

    NON-FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE METRICS FOR CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY REPORTING REVISITED Malcolm F Arnold Abstract Rapidly growing interest in Corporate Responsibility (CR) has led to a large increase in firms reporting their CR activities and the inevitable comparisons of performance that follow. Along...

  50. Right and Duties of Citizens

    of a country are called her citizens. The constitution of India has defined the qualifications to be an Indian citizen. Generally those who are born in India, who are born of the Indian parents and who are the long time residents of India are accepted as the Indian citizens. Besides, there are some special...

  51. Good Human Is Always Loved

    A good human is always loved, respected, admired by the other person. That is also the reason why through centuries, humanity has always wanted to be a good human in all fields. But to become a good human is not easy. It has to start from the bottom of their heart, otherwise it like a fugitive bird....

  52. Responsibilities for Capacity Planning

    STATS ChipPac Ltd Senior / IE Engineer with Wafer Fab Experience (Singapore)   Responsibilities: Responsible for Capacity Planning, Technical IE, Cost Engineering & Technical Standards. • Capacity planning Capacity resource planning / optimization. Capacity analysis and commit on monthly...

  53. Great Citizens Make Good Nations

    Good Citizens Make Good Nations Hiya everyone i would like to present to you an essay i wrote called good nations make good citizens hope you like it Children should be aware of their responsibilities towards their nation and to the society, if they can assume their actions, then they would certainly...

  54. Citizenship of Organization, Nation and Planet-Rights and Responsibilities

    Nation and Planet-Rights and Responsibilities It has been rightly said by someone-“The price of freedom is eternal vigilance.” Eternal vigilance for the citizen must take many forms. There are many varied definitions for Citizen, but in this context it can be said that Citizen is the person who represents...

  55. Accountability Is Synonymous with Responsibility

    Accountability Accountability is a concept in ethics with several meanings. It is often used synonymously with such concepts as responsibility, answerability, enforcement, blameworthiness, liability and other terms associated with the expectation of account-giving. As an aspect of governance, it has...

  56. Breach of Contract in Span Systems and Citizen-Schwarz

    Contract interpretation can cause many problems within the business industry. Recently, Citizens-Schwartz AG (C-S) and Span Systems have been faced with several issues regarding the terms of their contract. The main issue is breach of contract in substantial performance of the contract, communications...

  57. Human Rights responsibility. Individuals, governments, or other entities?

    Who has primary responsibility to uphold, protect, and respect human rights? Individuals, governments, or other entities? Why/why not? In this essay I will show that states have primary responsibility to uphold, protect and respect human rights. I consider that individuals have unlimited interests...

  58. My 4th Grade "Good Citizen" Essay

    What is a Good Citizen? I think a good citizen has three main guidelines. First, a good citizen is polite. Second, a good citizen looks out for others. Third, a good citizen follows the law. I think a good citizen is polite, looks out for others and follows the law. A good citizen is polite. They...

  59. A Good Citizen

    A GOOD CITIZEN All of us are global citizens of this world. (anonymous) To be a good citizen, is very important. There are citizens but everybody cannot be a good citizen. A good citizen needs to imbibe many qualities. That he has some duties and responsibilities to bear is true, but at the same...

  60. Good Law vs. Good Publicity

    Good Law vs. Good Publicity Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) vs. Minoru Yasui During World War II, when the United States was at war with the Axis powers of Germany, Japan, and Italy, it seems that one ethnic group was targeted for discrimination more so than others. After the Japanese bombed...