Essays Tagged: "future time"

"Brave New World" by Aldous Huxley. Compares life as Huxley described it in the World State with life in the United States today.

an half a century, science fiction writers have thrilled and challenged readers with visions of the future and future worlds. These authors offered an insight into what they expected man, society, and ... These authors offered an insight into what they expected man, society, and life to be like at some future time.A society can achieve stability only when everyone is happy, and the brave new world tri ...

(5 pages) 192 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Brave New world

than half a century science fiction writers have thrilledand challenged readers with visions of the future and future worlds.These authors offered an insight into what they expected man, society,and l ... s.These authors offered an insight into what they expected man, society,and life to be like at some future time.One such author, Ray Bradbury, utilized this concept in his work,Fahrenheit 451, a futur ...

(4 pages) 124 1 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Future Time Orientation

Background/IntroductionFuture Time Orientation for career is a personality characteristic defined as the "general capacity ... lity characteristic defined as the "general capacity to anticipate, shed light on and structure the future of one's career. (Gjesme, 1983)" Those who score high in the construct are likely to spend mo ... me, 1983)" Those who score high in the construct are likely to spend more time thinking about their future career and engaging in career development activities for the benefit of their future career t ...

(7 pages) 72 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Against death penalty.

h may deter others from followingin his footsteps, but because of what he might possibly do at some future time. To justify suchpreventive execution, there would have to be some reasonable grounds for ...

(3 pages) 94 3 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

American Airlines

ome form or another, attempt to get a handle on expected demand for their products within a certain future time period such as a week, month, quarter or year. This is a tactical environment and, aside ... within the economy of the United States and, accordingly, there is a large interest in its economic future. Wall Street brokerage firms and other financial firms are resplendent with analysts, some of ...

(10 pages) 362 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Fahrenheit 451 and Brave New World, teacher corrected a fair bit of grammar

han half a century science fiction writers have thrilled and challenged readers with visions of the future and future worlds. These authors offered an insight into what they expected man, society, and ... These authors offered an insight into what they expected man, society, and life to be like at some future time.One such author, Ray Bradbury, utilized this concept in his work, Fahrenheit 451, a futu ...

(6 pages) 55 1 1.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Rhetoric In George Orwell's Animal Farm

ngland, beasts of Ireland,Beasts of every land and clime,Hearken to my joyful tidingsOf the *golden future time*.Soon or late the day is coming,Tyrant Man shall be o'erthrown,And the fruitful fields o ... , beasts of Ireland,Beasts of every land and clime,Hearken well and spread my tidingsOf the *golden future time*.By looking at the underlined portions(marked by asterisks *), one can clearly see that, ...

(3 pages) 42 1 3.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Hamlet's procrastination led to his depression

to do as he says. In this essay, I am going to prove that Hamlet puts off what he has to do until a future time, which leads him to his depression. He builds things up inside of him until the point th ...

(8 pages) 26 0 3.0 Mar/2006

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

Modality and the Expression of Future Time in English: 'Will', 'Would', 'Shall' & 'Should'

I. Introduction1.1 It is impossible to make definite reliable statements about future happenings asis the case in statements about the past and present. For this reason all future ... fore futurity, modality, and aspect are closely interrelated, and this isreflected in the fact that future time is rendered by means of modal auxiliaries,by semi-auxiliaries, etc.Since future referenc ... o use them.Jesperson 1909, revised 1961:24) attributes this inherent complexity to thefact that the future by its nature is uncertain. R.A. Close, when considering theuse of 'shall' and 'will' is prov ...

(19 pages) 59 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

Future

Predictions for the Future Time is constantly changing the world. The year is 2001 and nothing is the way it was when di ... s. Satellite technology is used today to connect people in remote locations to the Internet. In the future, Government officials could cast and collect all votes pertaining to laws from any place on E ... r 2000. These countries will not develop an effective method of transportation or production in the future. Because of the lack of welfare money in these industrialized countries, hunger and thirst wi ...

(5 pages) 307 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Time & Value for Money

d interest, the growth rate is the interest rate." (Brealey, Marcus, Myers, 2004).Present value and future value are used to measure the effect of time on the value of money. (Albrecht, Stice, Stice a ... , 2005). Present value measures the value today of money that is either to be paid or received at a future time and at a designated interest rate. To determine the present value, the future value must ...

(3 pages) 65 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

1984

ting Milly) Throughout the novel, George Orwell illustrates the harsh world that could exist in the future time of 1984. The place known as Airstrip One, once known as England, was decaying. The towns ... s fatalistic streak. He and Julia felt only responsibility for themselves and Winston delegated the future of Airstrip One to the proles. In the end, he had even lost responsibility for himself.Much o ...

(7 pages) 24 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Anthem By:Ayn Rand

In Ayn Rand’s, “Anthem”, Equality 7-2521, is a man living in the dark ages of the future. As stated on the back cover of Rand‘s book, Equality 7-2521 lived “in an age that ... ity 7-2521 an “ego.”“The story of ‘Anthem’ takes place in some unspecified future time and place in which freedom and individual rights have been obliterated” (Bernstein) ...

(6 pages) 1680 0 3.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Inevitable Consequences of Future Time Travel

he Time Machine. Because Wells had such a satirical and pessimistic view of society, he foretells a future of a nightmare-like utopia. Wells, the author of the The Time Machine, ultimately presents an ... ls, the author of the The Time Machine, ultimately presents an argument against the consequences of future time travel by using his view of the world, its greedy society, and his attitude towards fate ...

(3 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

How is Aldous Huxley's Brave New World a reflection of his context and societal values?

ay represent:How science and technology might control our livesHow the world is likely to be in the futureThe way the quality of our lives and our culture are being threatened by new developmentsHow g ... ginative world created through Huxley’s ingenuity. In this manner, the idea of our foreseeable future is portrayed as a satirized world in Huxley’s eyes. The author, through various literary ...

(7 pages) 8 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

How standardisation, reliability and validity play a role in determining whether a test is a good measure of personality.

rsonality problems and psychological disorders as well as to predict how a person might behave at a future time (Plotnik, 2002). This essay explores the factors psychologists take into consideration t ...

(8 pages) 114 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Market Analysis for Private Investors

ention said 'Past performance figures represent a 'honey trap' with no guarantee of continuation in future time periods'. John is now confused and wonders how else he can choose his funds successfully ...

(10 pages) 14 0 0.0 Aug/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing