Essays Tagged: "Human brain"


accessing a computer. It is very difficult to secure a computer for a computer is like a mechanical human brain and if one has a real human brain they can operate it. In other words if one knows how a ...

(2 pages) 245 0 3.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Diseases as a Reflection of the Psyche

DISEASES AS A REFLECTION OF THE PSYCHEWanting to know whether or not the human brain hasthe power to cure the body of illness, I set out tofind an article with some cold har ... e practices. Interest in thesetechniques have been aroused partly because of the needto restore the human need for alternative treatmentalong with modern medicine. Local hospitals utilizecounseling st ...

(3 pages) 62 0 3.0 Nov/1992

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Sigmund Freud's function as a neuropathologist

ealize that he had no clear understanding of neurotic patterns despite his throrough studies of the human brain. From 1895 onwards he associated intensely with the Viennese internist Josef Breuer. Bot ... l prudery of his time. Without blaming other people he succeeded in finding clear solutions for any human problems with the help of psychoanalysis. According to his motto 'where id was ego will develo ...

(2 pages) 77 0 4.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

The Human Brain vs. the Computer

h my own to hands and little else.It has been commonly said that the computer can never replace the human brain, for it is humans that created them. Is this a good reason why the computer must be infe ... as the computer can, achieve a 100% rate of accuracy in his calculation? Why do we now go over the human data entry into a computer when a mistake is noticed instead of checking the computer? It is b ...

(6 pages) 153 2 4.1 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Methods of Execution

e to live. With executions in mind, it is incredible what ingenious methods can bethought of by the human brain and the fact that the idea is centered around the murderingof one man does not even chan ... ay and in its sole representing U.S.state, Utah, the firing squad has a much greater claim to being humane as bullets directlyinto the heart generally cause instantaneous death. Utah uses an extremely ...

(8 pages) 74 1 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

How Man evolved

How did the early man evolve and change into the way we are today?Human Evolution, the natural development of the species Homo Sapiens, or humanbeings. The initial ma ... , and wood have also have been discovered and excavated. As a resultof these discoveries, a idea of human evolution during the past 4 to 5 million years hasshown.Most of the ability to make and use to ... the ability to make and use tools and other objects comes from the large sizeand complexity of the human brain. through human evolution the size of the brain hastripled. The increase in brain size ma ...

(5 pages) 150 0 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Brain Transplant?

has only been successfully performed on animals, and now doctors hope to perform this procedure on humans. I believe brain transplants should not be performed at all, and especially not on humans bec ... plants can be successfully performed on animals, this does not mean that it will be successful with humans. The human brain is much more complex than the brain of animals, so there will be many more c ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.3 Oct/1993

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

How Experts Systems are used in the Business context

nch of artificial intelligence where computer systems are produced to simulate the abilities of the human brain.The intention of an expert system is to computerise the expertise of individuals with ce ... e amount of time required.Compared to decision support systems, expert systems are meant to replace human decision making. Decision support systems are used to cope with an unstructured environment in ...

(1 pages) 80 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

This is a paper on the basics of human memory, specifically on the effectiveness of maintenance and elaborative rehearsals.

The human brain is an extremely intricate instrument, whose processes cannot fully be interpreted. One o ... intricate instrument, whose processes cannot fully be interpreted. One of the essential jobs of the human brain is to control memory. Why we remember things and what we remember in the long term, to s ...

(3 pages) 68 0 4.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Lateral asymmetry in intensity of emotional expression.

RY IN INTENSITY OF EMOTIONAL EXPRESSION"People have always been puzzled by the functionality of the human brain. However, it was only over a century ago, that after the discoveries of French surgeon B ...

(7 pages) 85 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Aicardi Syndrome: a rare yet intimidating X-linked genetic disorder.

of all times. Both the two World Wars have encouraged and forced medical students to look into the human body with more depth and detail. As the world became fascinated with the explicit structure of ... ent of cancer, to coding of the DNA, doctors seem to be able to remedy anything. Yet, a part of the human body remains as an unsolved puzzle to the scientists of today. The human brain is a highly del ...

(12 pages) 60 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

"This Is Your Brain On Ritalin".

entire body. However, with such complexity comes an increased risk of malfunction. In her book, The Human Brain: A Guided Tour, Susan A. Greenfield estimates the number of neurons in the brain to be a ... own as hepatoblastomas". The National Toxicology Program then concluded that Ritalin is a "possible human carcinogen".Another very valid concern when considering treatment with amphetamines is their p ...

(4 pages) 138 3 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Discuss the changes to the brain due to ageing

we have seen incredible developments in our understanding of the world, scientists have mapped the human gene, explored the surface of Mars and developed crops that produce their own pesticides.By co ... e surface of Mars and developed crops that produce their own pesticides.By contrast, much about the human brain still remains a mystery, especially when it comes to understanding how the brain ages. ( ...

(7 pages) 116 2 1.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Different areas of the brain are specialised in their functions. Discuss.

id 1800's onwards by clinicians such as Jackson and Broca. Most of the information available on the human brain came from subjects who had sustained major head wounds, or who suffered from various men ... er elements that are present at the same time (Doreen Kimura, 1973).That the two hemispheres of the human brain specialise in different functions is shown by the study of people with damage to the lef ...

(7 pages) 192 3 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Teach Me Violence

I have assumed high intelligence on the part of the reader, may not be such a good idea but enjoy!A human is not born violent but, rather, learns violence instinctively which can be changed with a gre ... but, rather, learns violence instinctively which can be changed with a great amount of difficulty. Humans, on a theoretical viewpoint, are completely innocent without knowledge. It is the reactive in ...

(2 pages) 23 0 2.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Organizing in Critical Thinking

Organizing in Critical ThinkingSome powerful thinkers say that the human mind is born with data and information already in place. As soon as we are born we already hav ... h it is difficult to prove the list of thinkers goes on but the one thing this goes indicate is the human brain is ready to receive, store, retrieve, process, and interpret that data in a symbolical m ... r another. Some profession may even use more then one of the orders on a daily basic.All in all the human brain is a wonderful and powerful tool. From the beginning to the end we are constantly receiv ...

(2 pages) 117 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Artificial Intellidence / wit Ref.

a machine, or computer, could be made to think or even make logical decisions. Some argued that the human brain is not the only factor in the ability of a human to think and act like a human, but that ... nd soul is something so far from our grasp that recreating it in a machine is more than impossible. Humans have a free will, emotions, and the ability to think abstract. At that time, philosophers in ...

(4 pages) 108 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Artificial Intelligence

What makes a religion good or bad?

can not be questioned for the obvious fact it is the unknown, not completely comprehendible by the human brain. Once again religion is a set of rules and regulations by which to run your life. It is ... indicating wrongdoing. A child can hit its mother, this is a wrongdoing. An adult can kill another human, this is a wrongdoing. The word bad has unmeasurable bounds to its meaning; it depends on the ...

(1 pages) 59 1 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Human Brain

The Human BrainHow exactly does your brain work? What affects the function of the brain? What could happ ... is injured? These questions are only a few of the questions and concerns that people have about the human brain. Lucky for you, I have done some research. These questions, including many others will b ... terpreting sensory impulses, and transmitting information to the muscles and body organs. It allows humans to think, dream, speak, and plan. Not a single person can live without a brain. It is the mos ...

(5 pages) 127 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

A basic essay discussing how the brain sends messages throughout the body, how chemicals affect the brain, and explains the left and right brain.

How it works-The human brain has 1,000,000,000,000 nerve cells (neurons) that process information. Neurons receive in ...

(7 pages) 123 0 3.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology