Essays Tagged: "Uncertainty"

Hamlet's Tragic Flaw

ould possibly have been avoided were it not for his tragic flaw. Hamlet's flaw of irresolution, the uncertainty on how to act or proceed, is shown when Hamlet sees a play and the passion the actors ha ...

(4 pages) 324 0 4.1 Jan/1997

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

Infidelity In Literature

the wrong places.Adultery is about character or the lack of character. It stems from a lifetime of uncertainty, and insecurity. It is a symptom, which does not simply arise from a physical need but a ...

(4 pages) 87 0 3.2 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This essay is about Renal Autotransplantation and the affects it can have on a human body.

ys placed in the front side of her body underneath her ovaries. With this disease there is a lot of uncertainty. No effective theory has been reported and the surgery is questioned due to the fact tha ...

(5 pages) 74 0 3.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

What is a labor coach, or doula, and should I consider hiring one?

g, drawn-out labor? How will your husband or partner hold up under the pressure?In the face of such uncertainty, many women find enormous reassurance in seeking out a private labor coach, or doula, be ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


se to end their own lives. This is called suicide, whichmeans literally 'self-killing.' For all the uncertaintythat has surrounded the phenomenon of suicide, hisassessment of the problem is probably a ...

(3 pages) 136 0 2.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

What is equality of conditions according to Tocqueville?

gins, education, and mores.The settlers of America came primarily from England. They faced the same uncertainty with one another of what they would find upon arriving in the New World. They all had to ...

(1 pages) 81 1 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Healthcare Case Study Analysis OVERVIEW: Faith Community Hospital is a broadly diversified supplier of healthcare needs to their community

wide variety of stakeholders - Board of Directors, staff, patients, as well as family members. The uncertainty of whether these stakeholders understand or realize the mission statement and the differ ...

(5 pages) 2138 8 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

How to buy a computer

he still may not be really certain that he has gotten a good deal. There are good reasons for this uncertainty. Computers change at much faster rate than any other kind of product. A two-year-old car ...

(6 pages) 161 0 3.9 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Long Swings in the Exchange Rate and the Excess Returns Puzzle

for the unexplained excess returns to be a function of the distance from the bench-mark (PPP). The uncertainty of a switch occurring in a regime (the Peso Problem) is an interest-ing form within whic ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Fear of Science portrayed in Stevenson's "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde", Well's "The Time Machine", and Shelley's "Frankenstein"

nce did wonders in the nineteenth century, many people fearedscience and its effects because of the uncertainty results of science.Our thrist for science can be traced back through many decades.Howeve ...

(6 pages) 121 0 4.1 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

3 Themes in King Lear.

lieving that individuals get what they deserve. But, in the end, we are left with only a terrifying uncertainty--although the wicked die, the good die along with them, culminating in the awful image o ...

(2 pages) 75 0 4.7 Nov/2002

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

A review of the 3 CD Opera Release of "Faust"

g drawn out note and then cuts off with a moment of silence. The works present a mood of unrest and uncertainty. The chorus on track 3 of the first disk provides a happy mood that contrasts the start ...

(2 pages) 85 0 4.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Industrial project management for Albion LTD

ValuePage 6D/ Internal Rate of ReturnPage 6E/ Conclusion on the Initial Project AppraisalPage 6III/ Uncertainty and Risk AnalysisPage 7A/ Sensitivity AnalysisPage 71/ Cost of the RobotPage 72/ Project ... o see in what proportion, any change of the current data will impact on the project's outcomes.III/ UNCERTAINTY AND RISKS ANALYSISA/ SENSITIVITY ANALYSISAs the project is in its earlier stage, it is l ...

(23 pages) 322 0 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Can science feed the world?

n Science feed the world?Over 8 x 108 (18% of the population in the developing world) are living in uncertainty of their next full meal. And 1.85 x 108 million preschool children suffer compromised me ...

(2 pages) 56 2 4.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Banking on Diversity

Organizational Environment Uncertainty Acme is made up of five key departments, they include: purchasing, drafting, productions ... It can be concluded that Omega, being simple and unstable, is operating at high-moderate levels of uncertainty. Acme, on the other-hand, is more complex but is also unstable. They are operating at lo ... the other-hand, is more complex but is also unstable. They are operating at low-moderate levels of uncertainty. Resource Dependence "The environment is the source of scarce and valued resources essen ...

(8 pages) 293 2 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Can we Trust? comparing minority report the movie to the book. theme of trust

f technology. A number of people believe that technology can only do harm to society because of the uncertainty of it's ability, while many others strongly defend technology because it has made their ...

(6 pages) 134 3 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Power of the Feminine in Macbeth. This essay explores the roles of Lady Macbeth and the witches in the original play, the Kurosawa film entitled Throne of Blood, and the Polanski film version.

inning of the play and the brief opening scenes give an immediate impression of mystery, horror and uncertainty. The witches create an atmosphere of evil and disorder. Everything that the witches do i ...

(8 pages) 116 0 4.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Title: The Incas: Civilization of the New World Desc: A formal report about many aspects of the Incan culture. Such as: diet, architecture, government, and religion.

in the area were constantly making alliances to survive, but these only lasted a short time due to uncertainty of who was most powerful. Manco Capac lived around the year 1200. During his reign the I ...

(10 pages) 129 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The Real Options approach to investment decision making.

ed in industries like natural resources, energy, and pharmaceuticals, which have a higher degree of uncertainty in business-process investments. For example, in the oil-drilling industry, uncertaintie ... two is superior all the time and can be applied in all cases. In an industry where there is lot of uncertainty about the future quite commonly financial managers tend to use the Real Options method, ...

(6 pages) 484 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Shirley jackson's "the lottery" aspects of human nature and the desire for one to suffer as long as everyday life contiues.

sions are high because the lottery is coming. Because everyone else out for themselves the level of uncertainty about who will be picked for the sacrifice is overwhelming.Shirley Jackson uses a great ...

(2 pages) 100 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American