Essays Tagged: "correlations"

Deliberate Practice, The Ericsson theory

isses to a large extent the role of genetics, in which Ericssonreasons that there has been no great correlations between the attainment of superiorperformance and inherited traits. The purpose of this ...

(1 pages) 43 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

A comparison of the life of Albert Camus and his novel "the Stranger".

wer in the belief of The Absurd. Because of this one significant similarity, as well as other minor correlations, Albert Camus accurately portrays his life in the novel The Stranger.The book takes pla ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Social Class and the Hidden Curriculum of Work

ng from my own personal experiences I would have to agree with researcher Jean Anyon's views on the correlations between social class and education. i attended an elementary school in North Philadelph ...

(1 pages) 99 2 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

The Role in Psychology of Birth Order

OLEBirth Orders Role in PersonalityScott BakalorUniversity of South Florida - Sarasota / ManateeThe correlations between birth order and personality have intrigued many psychologists over time. Does b ...

(11 pages) 202 2 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

The Theme Behind the Name

efore, characters are given distinctive names which reflect their personality and have some sort of correlations with the story. Both Irving and Poe use specifically chosen names in their stories in o ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Factor analysis and Cluster analysis

sFactor analysis attempts to identify underlying variables, or factors, that explain the pattern of correlations within a set of observed variables. Factor analysis is often used in data reduction to ...

(2 pages) 123 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Compare and contrast the ways "Regeneration" by Pat Barker and "The Rights of Desire" by Andre Brink deal with the theme of Love

ds of forms during most novels studied in class. However love is very difficult to categorize, some correlations can be made between 'types' of love and between the characters of different novels. In ...

(5 pages) 29 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Using material from the items and elsewhere, briefly explain why some sociologists claim that the study of sociology cannot be scientific.

be applied to sociology. They believe that social facts can be objectively measured and quantified. Correlations can be discovered through statistics, causes can be identified and lead to defining law ...

(3 pages) 47 0 1.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Language Culture and the Brain: Ties Between Neurolinguistics and Linguistic Anthropology As Seen in Japanese, English (British and American), and Arabic

as commonly associated together within a neurological or biological context. Yet, there are proven correlations between the actual structures and concepts in languages most commonly spoken within cul ... mselves in relation to how the brain processes them are worth examining. Specific examples of these correlations include, Japanese, American, British, and Arab cultures and their respective languages. ...

(16 pages) 123 0 4.2 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Sociological research methods

ata into groups comprising of religion, location, age and family situation. Once he had established correlations between the groups he then went on to find causal connections. Durkhiem believed that d ... e took his findings from coroners reports, and worked on his theories based on these reports, using correlations and causal connections. Atkinson perhaps took this one step further and looked beyond t ...

(9 pages) 220 0 4.2 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Compare and contrast Raymond Carver's short story "Neighbor's", and Ibsen's novel, "A Dollhouse".

and authors the opportunity to compare and contrast the ideas and opinions in text. There were many correlations with Ibsen's A Dollhouse, and Raymond Carver's short story "Neighbors". Although these ...

(3 pages) 37 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Biblical Themes in "Lord of the Flies"

ctions to western religion. Through the use of diction and characterization, Golding makes powerful correlations between the Bible and his novel. By the rendering of Simon as Christ, Jack as Satan, as ...

(3 pages) 17 0 4.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding


Several recent meta-analyses have revealed high correlations between negative attitudes and/or peer associations, and criminal behavior. Andrews and ... d criminal behavior. Andrews and Bonta conducted a meta-analysis in 1994 and found that the highest correlations with risk were displayed through anti-social attitudes and associates when compared to ... iates. Similarly, another meta-analysis, conducted by David J. Simourd in 1993, found even stronger correlations for antisocial attitudes and associates when compared to lower-class origins; personal ...

(2 pages) 620 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Visual Concepts

Berger gives us an approach to understanding fashion advertisements, by using semiology to show the correlations between sex and the fashion advertisements we view on an daily basis. Berger created a ...

(3 pages) 5 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis: Must I Be Carried To The Sky On Flowered

I believe that the catch in this work is about how he loses all that loves him. There are distinct correlations between all subjects of loss in this story, being defined as Jesse's father, Jesse's mo ...

(5 pages) 707 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry


n also rise out of the failure to have opportunities to be creative. It can be caused by inadequate correlations between the work environment and individual employee behavior and perceptions. Also, ma ...

(12 pages) 45 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Corporate Anthropologists

the corporations' social organizations accordingly. This is accomplished by observing and analyzing correlations between corporate and national culture, and identifying the impact of interrelated cult ...

(2 pages) 467 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Observational Study of a Child, in Correlation with the Developmental Theory

e. I will cross these references with Erik Erikson to see whether or not one theory produces higher correlations than the other, or if there is enough evidence for acceptable conclusions. I plan on co ...

(8 pages) 104 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Stone Angel Essay

(4 pages) 17 0 4.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Heredity, the Environment, and Development

ic engineering it attracts a lot of controversy.As will be examined here genetics shows some strong correlations between heredity and environment. The field has studied numerous examples to help expla ... uencing a trait but no one gene has a major effect (hundreds of genes influence IQ and personality).Correlations between Heredity and EnvironmentCorrelation between heredity and environment can be loo ...

(6 pages) 70 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy