Essays Tagged: "likelihood"


dictable; Macbeth's character, like any other man's at a given moment, is what is being made out of likelihood plus environment, and no one, not even Macbeth himself, can know all his inordinate self- ...

(7 pages) 30 0 3.5 Jan/1997

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

Influencing Others in Business Environments

ssed in suits versus people dressed in casual or working-class clothes actually affects a subject's likelihood of answering a question correctly. In this study, a person dressed in a suit had a 77% pe ... tatus affects how well they are received by the person they are trying to influence, and thus their likelihood of being able to influence them into buying an idea or product.Seating arrangements can a ...

(10 pages) 492 4 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Effective Discipline in the 21st Century

s ongoing, proactive set of behaviors used to create a cooperative environment, which minimizes the likelihood of negative, disruptive behavior. Teachers have the right to ask for a quiet class, keep ...

(5 pages) 189 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Alzheimer's in the Family

viduals are also familiar with decreased flexibility and efficiency in physical activity, increased likelihood of heart attacks, cancer, and several other conditions. Many people in the older populati ...

(7 pages) 175 0 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Clinical depression: The role of genetics

e of a major depressive episode. Family history and genetics play a significant part in the greater likelihood of someone becoming depressed in their lifetime.Clinical depression is a serious and comm ...

(4 pages) 224 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

"Irony in Pride and Predjudice" A discussion of Jane Austin's use of irony as a literary tool with specific examples from chapters 53-61

point of being most advantageously married, but that you, that Miss Elizabeth Bennet, would, in all likelihood, be soon afterwards united to my nephew... Mr. Darcy." This is something that Elizabeth h ...

(2 pages) 53 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Team Conflict Resolution

gnitive. Although the emphasis is on conflict, the differences lie in their approach and not in the likelihood of their manifestation. It is inevitable that all teams will encounter conflict. As such, ...

(11 pages) 949 1 2.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Juveniles being tried as adults.

ped facing adult charges that would have robbed him of chances for rehabilitation and increased his likelihood of committing further crimes.Treating young offenders in a system meant for adults endang ... d 30 or older were rearrested. Juvenile facilities rehabilitate youthful offenders and decrease the likelihood that the children will turn back to crime once they return to society.This ineffectual sy ...

(2 pages) 133 2 5.0 Apr/2003

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

Risk Assessment and Planning in IT Projects.

agementWharton (1992) concludes that risk assessment is the articulation of risks in terms of their likelihood and seriousness. Risks should be focussed on from the start of a project, at conceptual s ... to threaten project success will help project mangers and other stakeholders to better predict the likelihood of their projects success (Proccaccino, 2002). Many organisations around the world quanti ...

(14 pages) 1285 0 4.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Relating Psychological Evidence to the Promotion of Healthier Eating in Children.

ce, while Banyard's research has shown that fear can lead to feelings of helplessness which mar the likelihood of recipients' implementation and adherence to healthy modes of behaviour. It is therefor ... d to variables which comprise the perceived appreciable threat to our recipients will determine the likelihood of action -in this case, the likelihood to implement and adhere to a healthier diet.Resea ...

(9 pages) 146 1 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Government's missile defense.

ear, chemical, or biological payload. While the end of the Cold War has signaled a reduction in the likelihood of global conflict, the threat from foreign missiles has grown steadily as sophisticated ...

(3 pages) 54 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Three different theories of social movements using the Civil Rights Movement and the developing Hip Hop Movement of the HSAN as examples.

gy 238 Urban Social MovementsWe must first look at what constitutes a social movement to assess the likelihood that the recent Hip-Hop Summit protests will develop into a full blown social movement. O ...

(7 pages) 171 1 4.4 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Some of Australia's Major Trading Partners.

licy has evolved to being:"... not simply a matter of defence spending and defensive alliances. The likelihood of nations co-operating with one another is dependent upon their trading relations ... "( ...

(1 pages) 28 0 2.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

The causes of current account deficit.

years biggest economic stories in the media at the end of the financial year 1998-1999. There is a likelihood the deficit will increase to an amount to per 6 percent of gross domestic products.In Aus ...

(4 pages) 174 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Gun Control is Not the Answer.

ns of homicide. They insist that,the more guns with which our society equips itself, the greater thelikelihood for accidents or violent acts involving fire arms to occur.It is a proven fact that handg ...

(2 pages) 170 2 3.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Operating Definition of Organizational Behavior.

that the implementation of the tenants of organizational behavior will most certainly increase the likelihood that an organizations will meet its goals. In today's ever-changing economy the need to f ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Gender bias against Caribbean women during the 1900's.

. Planters and recruiters felt that insisting on a higher female-male ratio would only increase the likelihood of more prostitutes emigrating. Men did not want their young wives to travel. On the whol ...

(6 pages) 71 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

A compairitive essay on the 3 different types of cloning and how the 2 autors feel differently on the subject

ick Dixon compares human cloning to a roll of the dice. Dixon uses this comparison to show that the likelihood of problems are high. He also shows that dolly the sheep died prematurely because the gen ...

(3 pages) 45 1 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Is the War on Terrorism also a War on the Environment?

e. Thinking in environmental terms at this moment should not be surprising. We must be alert to the likelihood that aggression toward the United States may increasingly take the form of environmental ...

(3 pages) 113 1 3.9 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Ontario's New Role in the CAnadian Federation

general consensus that Ontario is entering a new era of political dominance, it remains that in all likelihood, the only change that will occur will be that of a richer and greedier Ontario.Courchene ... er decentralization, but greater interprovincialism as well.Cameron and Simeon however, dispute the likelihood of provincial coordination as they surmise that recent economic trends such as globalizat ...

(8 pages) 42 1 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory