Argumentation has been traditionally the domain of rhetorics and logics, rather than linguistics. Since Aristotle’s time, scholars have studied how ideas are organized in different ways to make an argument. Aristotle was the first person who realized two main constituent of an argument, a Position, and its Justification. Later on Ad Herennium (862BC) expanded the argumentation structure to include five parts: a proposition, a reason, a proof of the reason, an embellishment and a resume.
Application Performance Management (APM) is the name given to the
use of technology to initiate, deploy, monitor, fix, update and/or
optimize systems within an organization. Application management
software employs measurements of response times, and other
component and resource interactions, to help manage the overall
stability and usability of the software within its purview.
These can be difficult to measure. A common mistake is to confuse de-registration of businesses with
policy failure - a myth often quoted by politicians is that three out of five new businesses fail within five
years. This ‘failure rate’ is then quoted as a sign of the high risk of entry into an independent business activity.
It has also served as a justification against intervention because of the risk that a high proportion of
investment support to start-ups will be quickly written off. The policy implication is that it is better to
target public support on existing businesses.
Here you will establish the case for the publication and the enterprise in which it
will operate. This includes an objective assessment of the environment in which your journal
will be launched and its justification for the publisher and as a strategic response to market
demand. The examination will focus on characteristics of the community to be served and
the needs that will be satisfied by your Open Access model, perhaps delineated by
importance and/or priority. Be sure to underscore any innovative or unique aspects of the
undertaking, as well as precedents for your product and model.
Here the businessman--self-selected or appointed directly or indirectly by stockholders--is to
be simultaneously legislator, executive and jurist. He is to decide whom to tax by how much
and for what purpose, and he is to spend the proceeds--all this guided only by general
exhortations from on high to restrain inflation, improve the environment, fight poverty and so
on and on.
The whole justification for permitting the corporate executive to be selected by the
stockholders is that the executive is an agent serving the interests of his principal.
Chapter 14 - Evaluating AIS investments. After reading this chapter, you should be able to: Articulate similarities and differences between major IT initiatives and other capital investments, explain the major steps in the economic justification of an IT initiative, explain potential benefits of IT initiatives and how to evaluate them,...
The economic drivers for voice and data integration using voice over IP (VoIP) are catching the attention of
CFOs, CIOs and others involved on the cost side of any business. This white paper will show the cost justification
for voice and data network integration and how much increase in bandwidth will be necessary once voice
traffic is added to the traditional data traffic being carried across a wide area network (WAN).