Essays Tagged: "significant influence"

Twinning in Cattle

Research has shown that twinning is one way that farmers can increase their yield . Twinning has a significant influence on producers as well as people who are involved in all realms of agriculture. ... in cows birthing twins than is cows that are birthing singles (Gregory 3135). This can result in a significant loss in the number of offspring and the quantity of milk a cow can produce in her lifeti ...

(8 pages) 80 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Technology and the Future, Who's In Control?

Technology significantly shapes the way we live today, and is no less of a significant influence than religion ...

(3 pages) 171 0 4.0 Aug/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Foreign Investment in Australia

being Direct Investment and Portfolio (Indirect) Investment. (As little as 10% is considered to be 'significant influence'). This investment comes in many forms: partners or shareholders of Australian ... esses. However, by referring to Table 2 it can be seen that Portfolio Investment has increased more significantly than Direct Investment. Between 1995-96 and 2000-01, FDI increased by $56,327 million ...

(12 pages) 297 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Henry VIII and his contribution to the English Reformation

Henry VIII, the notorious King of England, had an exceptionally significant influence on English history. The importance of Henry's eminent reign is typically overs ... uperb ease.During Henry's reign, he built developed a strong fleet of fighting ships. He directed a significant reorganization of government which helped to set the stage for England's progression int ...

(6 pages) 71 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Jean Rouch uses his films to gain a better understanding of Anthropology.

idely accepted among visual anthropologists that his creative and methodological innovations have a significant influence on document style filming today. To understand if there is any truth to Rouch' ... pioneering cinematic techniques, its choice of scenario (the rough, urban streets of Paris during a significant historical moment) and for being the first film to define itself using the term cin&eacu ...

(17 pages) 101 0 3.5 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Apathy opposed to morality.

ducated class. This was not only so in Greece; the school later flourished in Rome. In fact, it had significant influence on the growth of early Christianity ( e.g. "be in the world, but not of the wo ... deeply loved, remember to tell yourself of what general nature they are, beginning from the most insignificant things. If, for example, you are fond of a specific ceramic cup, remind yourself that it ...

(8 pages) 103 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Lady macbeth as a tragic character.

d resulting in evil, he stole the throne from King Duncan by murdering him as he wasasleep with the significant influence of Lady Macbeth. His wife's greed that hasmanipulative him and continuous to k ...

(2 pages) 21 0 1.0 Jul/2003

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

Differences between the extraverts and introverts of Hans Eysenck

Personality has a significant influence with a person's thoughts, actions, motivations, emotions and interpersonal rel ... f this report is to investigate the research hypothesis that extraverts and introverts, will behave significantly differently on four tasks, one involving time estimation, two tasks involving memory r ... will underestimate time in comparison to introverts. The results relating to hypothesis one are not significant, as T has a significance level greater than 0.05. See Table 1.Hypothesis two stated that ...

(7 pages) 149 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Most influence person in my liefe

A person who has had a significant influence on me is both of my parents, Marisela and Jorge. They are most significant inf ...

(1 pages) 74 0 2.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Mind Control || The satire in "Citizen Kane"

r it. The film outlines the life a newspaper tycoon by the name of Charles Foster Kane, showing the significant influence his newspaper had on politics, war, and the personal lives of several people. ...

(2 pages) 48 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Fauvism, Cubism and German Expressionism

The mystique of "The Primitive" was a very significant influence on early Twentieth Century art movements, especially Fauvism and Cubism. Artis ... were beginning to reject traditional painting styles, and the death of Queen Victoria was extremely significant. The invention of the camera meant that people were now able to take photographs. This m ...

(2 pages) 155 3 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Amnesia - by Douglas Cooper. Needs to be edited a bit more.

d that of society; and the significance of below-the-surface-meanings. How a family interacts has a significant influence and effect on the members of the family and how they grow up and function as i ... me from the book provoked thought about what my story would sound like, what my story would hold as significant to me and what someone else might find significant. Katie, the girl destroyed by the lak ...

(6 pages) 23 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Eastern Influences on Modern Art.

deas that were in great contrast to those of modern western cultures; these ideas and methods had a significant influence on the development of modern culture in the west. Most notably eastern ideas o ... evelopment of modern culture in the west. Most notably eastern ideas of space and time had the most significant impact on modern culture, especially in the areas of art and science. Eastern philosophy ...

(4 pages) 72 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays


o-liberalism has been one of the most influential ideologies over the last two decades that has had significant influence in the change of power and politics, at both global and national levels. Neo-l ... ncepts include providing equity within the community and often requires affirmation action for more significantly social disadvantaged groups to obtain access to opportunity, which is in contrast to t ...

(8 pages) 181 0 4.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Management Accounting method

ices sectors have faced dramatic changes in their business environment." 1 These changes are having significant influence on management accounting system. Globalization is the main reason for the keen ... 1 The above situation not only faced by China, but all over the world. These changes are playing a significant influence on management accounting system. This is the reason why the traditional costin ...

(7 pages) 682 0 4.4 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Case study on the the socialisation of children into sport and physical activity

dual's sport participation such as family, peers, teachers and coaches. "Parents were found to be a significant influence on the child's involvement in sport activities' (Payne & Isaacs 1995:47) P ... dren's self esteem is greatly influenced by verbal and non-verbal communication from others who are significant to them.' (Haywood 1995:95). Self-esteem is developed by each individuals experience in ...

(11 pages) 69 1 4.6 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


y will explore Impressionism in general, and then further explore features and composers that had a significant influence on musical impressionism. Finally, the discussion will delve into some of Debu ... m era were laid by two important composers, Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel. But probably the most significant and influential was Claude Debussy (1875-1937). He is arguably the most important figure ...

(8 pages) 103 1 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Culture Shock

(Manz, 2003, online). Therefore, it must be feasible to integrate cultural differences.Culture has significant influence on the behaviour of individuals. In general, a person's perceptions, attitudes ... blem of Culture Shock when facing with a foreign culture. But the severance of Culture Shock varies significantly to individuals.3 Symptoms of Expatriate Culture ShockIt is a well accepted that almost ...

(15 pages) 304 1 4.7 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Descriptive Statistics - California's Unaffordable Housing.

hed housing prices, household incomes, and mortgage interest rates. Each of the three factors has a significant influence over the affordability of owning a home in California.Housing pricesBased on o ... home prices where to stop at this point, income would have to double to match the affordability; a significant variance from the home price growth of 196% for the same period. Based on the data, the ...

(4 pages) 266 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Mary in the Life of Jesus.

Mary, the mother of Jesus, had a very significant influence in the life of Jesus. Many of Mary's own words and sentiments as expressed in ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity