Essays Tagged: "evidence that"

Are We Alone? (about Extra Terestials)

lieved that Earth is the only planet in the Universethat supports life. Today there is overwhelming evidence thatnot only suggests, but supports the very real possibility that wemay share the Universe ... dicular totrajectory produced by a Soviet launch. It also had a mass estimated at 15metric tons, no evidence of booster rockets and traveled at speed three timesfaster than any known satellite. The sa ...

(6 pages) 216 4 4.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy


the same time, the English thought the French did. In the end, a French billiards specialist found evidence that the game originated in France about the fourteenth century. The word 'billiard' is der ...

(3 pages) 33 0 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Bullet Conspriracies: Did Lee Harvey Oswald kill JFK?

the southeast corner of the Texas School Depository. They also concluded that there was no credible evidence that the shots were fired from the Triple Underpass, ahead of the motorcade, or from any ot ... s were fired from the Triple Underpass, ahead of the motorcade, or from any other location and that evidence indicated that only three shots had been fired. The shots that killed President Kennedy and ...

(6 pages) 172 0 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Experimenting with the Globe

cts suffered from the inadequacy of the information about the original theatre. Until 1989 the only evidence was a few inaccurate seventeenth-century pictures and the few references to features of the ... a fragment, a little over 10%, of the original Globe's foundations in 1989 gave the first positive evidence that could be used to test the accuracy of the multitude of different theories about the de ...

(27 pages) 140 2 5.0 Apr/2002

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

"Battle Royal"

did move me so was because of the author's keens use of symbolism. I intend to prove, using textual evidence, that through the use of symbolism, the author portrays a larger meaning than what is initi ...

(4 pages) 179 0 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Alzheimer's Disease

st AloisAlzheimer (1864-1915) in 1905. This disease worsens with advancing age,although there is no evidence that it is cause by the aging process.The average life expectancy of a person with the dise ... ed. Their presence near the cellfurther indicates something gone wrong. Neuritic plaques is the bestevidence for diagnostics to make the determination of AD.A third sign of neuron deterioration is gra ...

(5 pages) 114 0 3.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The operation of David Jones Ltd utilizing Michael E. Porter's Theories and focusing on the retail industry.

rgaining power of buyers which challenge one another, the competitive rivairy and giving supporting evidence that David Jones have been adapting to these in different ways.The Value chain analysis mer ...

(8 pages) 474 0 4.1 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Paranoid Personality Disorders

noid Personality Disorder always assume that other people are 'out to get them' even if there is no evidence that this is true. They are constantly doubting others around them and scrutinizing every a ... ow, scientists don't know exactly which chemicals are responsible, but are optimistic.There is also evidence suggesting that there is an increased possibility that someone with a relative that suffers ...

(4 pages) 109 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health


ike other psychopathologies has many documented, and several uncertain causes. Some scientists have evidence that pregnant mothers have experienced an immune reaction that present dangers to the unbor ... se affecting thinking, perception, mood, and behaviour. Its exact cause is unknown but overwhelming evidence points to faulty chemistry or structural abnormalities in the brain. In some cases schizoph ...

(6 pages) 167 0 4.1 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Speech Codes

e concern over 'political correctness,' they say, is overstated. Such denials don't alter the clear evidence that freedom of speech is no longer assured at many colleges and universities.We have only ...

(4 pages) 78 1 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Parkinson's Disease...Everything you will ever need to know about Parkinson's Disease.

e of the brain-signaling chemical known as dopamine, causing impaired movement. There is increasing evidence that Parkinson's disease may be Genetic. Men are slightly more likely to develop the diseas ...

(3 pages) 138 1 2.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Examining classical works by authors not well known; missing data etc on their life. Can the details be considered reliable or not?

modern now. Although these ancient texts give us accounts of daily life, events, history, there is evidence that can be used, and also evidence that may not be reliable and cannot be used in full. By ... lear that Tacitus did not have a positive opinion of these two and states this in his passage. This evidence cannot be said to be totally reliable since Tacitus may just be stating his own opinion of the two.

(2 pages) 35 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Analysis of the narrator of the "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe

tory is about Usher, his sickness, his legacy, and his sister; but if the story is examined closely evidence that suggests otherwise would be obtained, in saying so I depend on language and the close ...

(2 pages) 86 3 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Syliva Plath- Using the poems "Daddy" and "The Arrival of The Bee Box," write a poetry response to Plath's works noting the language and imagery

clear hold on them, and that he actually had the ability to control their emotions. We see further evidence that the speaker's feelings of control diminishing when they state: "At twenty, I tried to ... hat it is unattractive to the ear if repeated multiple times, thus sounding angry. There is further evidence of this in 'The Arrival of the Bee Box' "I lay my ear to furious Latin, I am not a Caesar, ...

(4 pages) 84 0 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Psychology advertising claims

ng asked to believe that this shampoo, Head and Shoulders, will stop dandruff. There is no definite evidence that proves that Head and Shoulders will completely stop dandruff. In this advertisement th ... roduct is truly superior, the ad will say it so very clearly and will offer some kind of convincing evidence of the superiority. If an ad hedges the least bit about a product's advantage over the comp ...

(1 pages) 89 2 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Exclusionary Rule

dure.The exclusionary rule was developed by the United States Supreme Courtstating that any and all evidence that is obtained in violation of a citizen's constitutional rights by government and law en ... on against the person whose rights were violated. The exclusionary rule prohibits introduction into evidence of any physical materials seized and testimony concerning the knowledge acquired during an ...

(5 pages) 390 1 4.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

The Stranger by Albert Camus

e absurd. His philosophy is that humans tend to impose a rational order on the world in the face of evidence that the world is absurd. According to Webster's Dictionary the word "absurd means clearly ... ill then lead us to think about ourselves with respect to death. And death is the most overpowering evidence of the absurd" (Rhien 2). To some people death might seem absurd, for example to Meursault ...

(7 pages) 110 1 2.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Myths in human culture.

ter Vishnu then takes form asBrahma and creates life once again as the cycle continues. This is evidence that althoughpowerful, Vishnu has really little control over the actions of people makin ...

(1 pages) 53 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The witches in Macbeth: no more than an influence

external powers.Macbeth's immediate reaction to the witches' prophecies is the first clear piece of evidence that Shakespeare did not intend for them to be anything more than an influence. Upon first ... the witches.Macbeth's reaction to his initial encounter with the witches is merely the first of the evidence that their influence is no more than that; his subsequent decisions to act on their prophec ...

(7 pages) 62 0 4.0 Apr/2003

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

What effects does social pressure have on jury decisions?

Societies widespread use of groups could be taken as evidence that in general better decisions might emerge from groups than from individuals acting on t ... nd that juror members make a decision by creating a hypothetical reconstructed story to explain the evidence and match it to the verdict. Each persons reconstructed story would be different because we ... reconstructions is how early on in the trial they are produced and which pieces of information and evidence they have selected.One of the first things that a jury is asked to do is to elect a foreper ...

(3 pages) 86 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law