Essays Tagged: "counterpart"

The Necessity of Computer Security

t Stanford University,speculated in 1966: 'The computer gives signs of becoming the contemporary counterpart of thesteam engine that brought on the industrial revolution - one that is still gath ...

(7 pages) 341 0 2.8 Jul/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Daniel Hoffman says of the House of Usher: »It is no house at all, but a profound and intricate metaphor of the self.« Discuss.

e "ghastly pallor of [Roderick's] skin" (Poe 1994, p.80) and as fungi covering the walls find their counterpart in Roderick's hair (both are web-like), the eye-like windows find theirs in Roderick's " ...

(2 pages) 144 2 3.9 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Thesis on feudalsim vs manorialism.

g the relations among the various levels of the nobility" (4). To a large extent feudalism and it's counterpart manorialism promoted security and stability in medieval Europe. It helped many poor peop ...

(5 pages) 132 1 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Advantages of Jury Trials in the Canadian justice system.

e justice system and trials. Furthermore, trials by juries are exempt of certain fallbacks of their counterpart - trials by judge. A fourth advantage of juries is that they improve both the accuracy a ...

(8 pages) 124 0 4.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Outline the different roles and assess the relative importance of the UK and US cabinets.

The underlying difference between the cabinet in the UK and its counterpart in the US is the function, which they are designed to undertake. In the US the Cabinet i ... n the UK there is likely to be much less opposition because the cabinet is much smaller than the US counterpart and also the PM's staff is a lot smaller. However the increase in the use of private adv ...

(5 pages) 54 0 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Consider Purism, Dada and Constructivism as differing responses to the character of the modern world.

d, or continued, figurative painting these movements 'often looked upon their work as the aesthetic counterpart of the abstract calculations of the engineer and the scientist.' (Texts A, p.41)I shall ...

(9 pages) 102 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

"Unbreakable: A Study of Parallels"

ers. The continuous comparisons that are made between the character of Dunn and his comic book hero counterpart are what drive the main action of the plot. Essentially, the same is true of Price, whos ...

(9 pages) 48 0 3.0 May/2003

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

Logical and emotional thoughts of life using examples of the 25th movie.

his movie is an emotional, reflective story from the opening scene. As the story opens, Monty and a counterpart in the Russian mob are heading for an appointment, a business transaction. At this stage ... his movie is an emotional, reflective story from the opening scene. As the story opens, Monty and a counterpart in the Russian mob are heading for an appointment, a business transaction. At this stage ...

(14 pages) 54 0 4.3 Jun/2003

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

Aristotle Vs. Epicurus. Dealing largly with their views on their ideal societys. Ultimately points to Epicurus as superior

will see that Epicurus offers us a much more realistic and attainable society than conceived by his counterpart, Aristotle.As was aforementioned, Aristotle believed "Man is by nature, a political anim ...

(4 pages) 51 0 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Phil essay on "Why God allows evil into the world" The teacher really liked it!

ice of good or evil, which is why God allows evil in the world. Evil can only exist if there is the counterpart choice of good.Using our free will, when good is chosen, leads to good and great things. ...

(3 pages) 79 3 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

El Nino or La Nina

. More attention has been given to El Niño by current scientists than to its equally dreaded counterpart, La Niña. El Niño. The term was discovered by several people who were as s ...

(4 pages) 46 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Social Criticism in Literature

n Russia after the Bolshevik Revolution. Heanthropomorphises the animals, and alludes each one to a counterpartin Russian history. A Tale of Two Cities also typifies this kind ofliterature. Besides th ...

(5 pages) 27 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Nationalism in the Middle East. Describe the roots and origins of modern Arab and Iranian nationalism.

this point in time, right after the Neolithic Revolution. Politics began to fall into place, a new counterpart to the all consuming concerns of survival. As they had no real opponents vying for a pl ... ns and eventually the Middle East was an entirely Muslim region as opposed to its Western Christian counterpart. By now the East had spread to a larger realm and was sufficiently powerful to hold the ...

(3 pages) 134 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Examine the role and tasks of purchasing in assuring product quality from suppliers, with reference to: a) specification of quality requirements b) supplier quality audit c) contractual terms

role of purchasing is a gateway to suppliers so that other business functions can communicate with counterpart within the supplier organizations (Leenders et al., 1994)Product quality is rapidly beco ...

(15 pages) 466 1 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Balance. Dicusses Symmetrical and Asymmetrical balances as well as Imbalance.

olded in half, and as the design folds, each part of the design would match up with its symmetrical counterpart on the opposite side of the center. Symmetrical balance is easiest to see in perfectly c ...

(3 pages) 68 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

A Midsummer Night's Dream By: Tan Ly

the "Athens" of A Midsummer Night's Dream is neither that of ancient Greece nor of its Renaissance counterpart, but an amalgamation of the former with the folk culture of Elizabethan England. After A ...

(7 pages) 35 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Evolution of Gilgamesh

ars the pleas of the citizens of Uruk and decides to do something about his behavior. He creates hiscounterpart, Enkidu, who will match Gilgamesh's strength.Enkidu is a wild man. He runs with animals ...

(4 pages) 140 2 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

My last duchess (analysis)

The set-up in this poem is about the duke's displeasure with his last wife and how he uses her as a counterpart to how the ideal wife should be. Through him we learn something about the last duchess w ...

(3 pages) 141 2 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A)Explain Irenaeus' Theodicy. B)"Reasoned arguments cannot account for the amount of evil in the world" Discuss

A) Explain Irenaeus' TheodicyThe Irenaeus Theodicy, often called Soul Making, is a counterpart to Augustine's Theodicy, yet it is also and opposing argument. While Augustine stated th ...

(4 pages) 53 2 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

The Significance of Mythological Allusions to Vulcan and Hephaestus in William Blake's "The Tyger."

William Blake wrote The Tyger as a counterpart to The Lamb. In its simplest interpretation, it may seem that The Tyger represents the b ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry