Category Archives: Essays

Information and Communications Technology in New York City

New York City is undoubtedly one of the major global cities in today’s world, if not the epicentre of Western civilisation. Being at the forefront of the information society, information and communications technology (ICT) and infrastructure have come to be the very lifelines by which New York City operates. They are as vital to its

Information and Communications Technology and the City

The introduction of new technologies has always been a critical element in the evolution of cities and society as a whole. Just as the steam engine, the car, electricity, the telephone, or the Fordist mass production system have effectively created their own epochs of economic and social development, so today’s advanced information and communications technologies

Management in Retrospect

It is my belief that Socrates’ notion that “the unexamined life is not worth living” is true not only of our private lives, but to the same extent of our behaviour in a business environment. This text, therefore, is an attempt to impart the theories of project management and communication within organisations discussed in the

The Father-Son Relationship in Arthur Miller’s Plays

The relationship between a father and his sons is a recurring theme in many of Arthur Miller’s plays, including The Man Who Had All the Luck, All My Sons, Death of a Salesman, and The Price. Being deeply influenced by Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s Brothers Karamazov and the Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen, as well as perceiving his