Essays Tagged: "expectation"

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2002).Hamilton (1998) reported that 82 percent of public schools were wired to the Internet and the expectation was to have 98 percent on-line by end of 2000. An impressive statistic, but what do we m ...

(8 pages) 722 1 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Two Kinds of Girls in Amy Tan's 'Two Kinds' and Jamaica Kincaid's 'Girl'

the relationshipbetween a young girl and the guiding force in her life. Amy Tan tells of a mother's expectation for herdaughter to be a child prodigy. Jamaica Kincaid tells of an unknown person descri ... on describing to a girl how to bea 'good' girl. Both essays illustrate an authority figure that has expectations for a young female and whyand how those expectations will come about.As young children ...

(3 pages) 259 0 3.7 Nov/1993

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Day of Surprise

t the store.It was a week before Valentines Day in 1987. I was nine years old and intensely anxious.Expectation for February 14 had overcome every other thought I previously had. It might seemfunny to ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Old Fashioned Education This is kind of a book report on the difference between education today, and the way it is explained in the authors essay.

my high school experience. I never remember one time where I truly exerted myself past any point of expectation. The little joys of having the best project didn't mean nearly as much as they had in fi ...

(9 pages) 220 0 4.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The title of this essay is "Usage of the Narrator in a Passage Analysis". It is based on the novel "Pere Goriot" by Balzac.

nt routinely in their everyday lives. By packaging profound ideas in a way similar to natural human expectation, Balzac's narrator achieves an especially comfortable and effective rapport with readers ...

(4 pages) 64 0 5.0 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Love Has Nothing To Do With It. Speaks of "Pride and Predjuice" by Jane Austen

ide and Predjuice life is not all fun and games. There are many pressures inlife: mothers with high expectations for a good marriage and a girl's own expectation ofwhat life and hopefully marriage wil ... ven though Elizabeth is not.The people associated with Charlotte, even her dear friends, have littleexpectation for Charlotte's marrying well. While Mrs. Benett is speaking to Mr. Bingleythe subject o ...

(3 pages) 46 1 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

the effects of divorse on children

emotionally before the divorce, throughout the divorce, and after the divorce.Many people have the expectation that marriage will be happy. Marriage is supposed to be happy, and life together with so ... xually, and/or financially. However, this is not always the case; many people do not live up to the expectations of how marriage is supposed to be.A marriage can lead to unhappiness for many reasons. ...

(26 pages) 777 2 4.7 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

"Civil Disobedience" By David Henry Thoreau

e powerful motto "Government is best which governs least." Thoreau further states that he holds the expectation that man will be able to have a government that does not govern at all. He believes that ...

(4 pages) 227 1 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Janis Ian - Society's Child - Are you a "society's child"?

d'. Being a society's child means giving up the right to be independent. Parents can influence this expectation of a child.The unknown citizen is an example to what a "society's child" is, except he i ... iven up on the relationship. She has fallen into peer pressure and pressure from her family. Social expectations had besieged her and she had given up just to fit in with society. Maybe she is no bett ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Management functions.

eve greatness until their originator posits some plan to get there. In management science, no grand expectation or promise of future growth is likely to ever be fully realized unless its predictor dev ...

(6 pages) 398 2 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Illussions of heroism WWI era illusions of disillusion in europe.

t line veterans like Remarque, Sassoon and Owen. The mass society welcomed the notion of war. Their expectation of war found it a) glamorous with the illusion that it was the ultimate selfless act to ...

(4 pages) 93 3 3.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Book analysis of Washington Square; Jane Austen.

rinciples through the works of Jane Austen, the reader may reasonably go into James's story with an expectation of a bright finish - but he refuses to conform his work to meet these hopes. With the co ... these hopes. With the conclusion of Washington Square, James impedes both the romantic and rational expectations of the audience and forces the reader to redefine their concept of a reasonable and rea ...

(6 pages) 57 1 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

In the classroom that I observed I found it hard to pick just one academic expectation to talk about in this paper.

Meeting Academic Expectations in the ClassroomIn the classroom that I observed I found it hard to pick just one acade ... s paper. Out of six classes that I observed I have chosen three that I believe meeting the academic expectations fully.One class that I found that meet the expectations number 2.22 is Mrs. Philips pho ... lass that I found that meet the expectations number 2.22 is Mrs. Philips photography class. In this expectation she lets the students develop their abilities to apply the in real life. The teacher ass ...

(3 pages) 149 0 1.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Personal Expectations.

Phoenix.Since I have made such a tremendous step to learn online. I must now focus on what types of expectations/achievements that I want for myself, that will guide me to the end of my undergraduate ... lf, that will guide me to the end of my undergraduate degree at University of Phoenix.Well my first expectation is to find a way to adapt to my everyday routines including school. It's been so easy in ...

(3 pages) 114 1 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Jack London's To Build a Fire-Analysis.

val paints an accurate picture. Anything that the man and his dog come into contact with creates an expectation for disaster in the story.The significance of the words 'dying and death' in the story c ...

(5 pages) 15572 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"What do we learn about the character of King Lear by the end of Act1, Scene1 of Shakespeare's King Lear"

the map here." His use of the imperative clearly displays his authoritative nature and perhaps his expectation of being obeyed. One can clearly an arrogance and belief of superiority over others as h ...

(3 pages) 64 0 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Specific Features of Financial Services Marketing

ed the trust from the customer it is likely that they would remain with the organisation.Consumers' expectation is that they will be able to rely on well known financial services organisations taking ...

(10 pages) 152 1 3.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Analyzing non- fiction films.

le Bruce McDonald asks "what is reality, anyway?"Viewers of nonfiction film have long since had the expectation of being provided with a detached, objective, accurate depiction of reality. In "The Ont ... he filmmaker is being as 'trustworthy' an objective as possible.When nonfiction films undermine the expectations of the audience, controversy ensues. (That is, when nonfiction filmmakers intend on bei ...

(13 pages) 200 1 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Women in the British Industrial Revolution

do at home to go and work. Because of the separation of tasks according to gender and the cultural expectation of women meant that women were worse off than men during the industrial revolution.Durin ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The American Dream.

d have struggled to reach America and a chance at their dreams. The "American Dream" is the hopeful expectation and a promise to immigrants as well as native-born Americans, that with hard work they c ...

(2 pages) 157 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American