Essays Tagged: "reliability"

Tropical Africa: Food Production and the Inquiry Model

ctors, related mostly to.climate, soils and health, resisting easy developmental solutions.Rainfall reliability is closely connected to rainfall quantityThe rainfall in the equatorial heart is very pl ...

(2 pages) 85 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Changing Views of the Chorus in Antigone

ver, was anextremely interesting feature of this Sophocles drama, causing the reader to question thereliability of the chorus.The opening lines from the chorus merely inform the reader about the war w ...

(3 pages) 92 0 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Political, Economic & Social effects of Accounting Standard Setters.

rocess, and these influences spill over into everyday accounting, with personal gain often ahead of reliability and objectivity. Users of financial reports have demands that need to be satisfied, and ... D., 1978, Journal).Verifiability, objectivity, lack of bias, neutrality, and accuracy all relate to reliability. And reliability is the ultimate goal of the professional accountant. Reliability is how ...

(9 pages) 650 6 3.5 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

CARS Decision Making Technique Article Review - MGT 350: Critical Thinking (article review of a decision making technique, including applications and limitations)

ng the material or issue. The listener or researcher should search for evidence of authenticity and reliability as the material is provided. Some key tests that should be applied include checking the ...

(3 pages) 788 3 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Germany's situation between 1924-29

success, when it's complete downfall was to follow no later than up to five years later. As for its reliability to be seen as a true reflection of Germany's situation between period, only an examinati ...

(4 pages) 42 0 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Will congestion charging in London work?

roving the efficiency of the transport system and also reducing traffic congestion will improve the reliability of journey times and so improve business efficiency.The money raised from congestion cha ...

(1 pages) 43 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Organizational Behavior.

we all share a common stake in organizational behavior.Given the magnitude with which HRO=s ( high reliability organizations) effect our world, and given the increasingly important role of those indi ...

(2 pages) 151 1 3.6 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Unique Cars.

When General Motors designed this car the last thing on their mind was style. Although, comfort and reliability were on the top of the priority list. It had a full sized seat in the front that could h ...

(3 pages) 48 0 1.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

"Of Mice and Men" by John Steinbeck.

back in a specific area raises a nerve of suspicion and as a result makes the reader doubt Lennie's reliability even more and assume that it is going to happen again. In chapter 5, Lennie inadvertentl ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sarty's Reliability as Narrator in William Faulkner's "Barn Burning".

Sarty's Reliability as Narrator in "Barn Burning"The question of whether or not Sarty Snopes is a reliable n ... light (5). This reverse portrayal of Abner Snopes is indicative of Faulkner's allusion to Sarty's unreliability as narrator. Sarty is still too influenced by the memory of his father's domineering and ... er's oppression is possible gives a sense of hope for Sarty's future.Faulkner intends for Sarty's unreliability as narrator to play off the emotional undertones in the story. Mature Sarty is a man dri ...

(4 pages) 76 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Capital Punishment Cannot Prevent Murder" talks about the negative aspects of the death penalty.

re and more countries abolished this kind of penalty because they started to doubt its fairness and reliability. Amnesty International states on its website that" an average of three countries per yea ... ere falsely convicted of murder and were killed consequently. A justice system cannot guarantee the reliability of conviction. Thus, the state might kill even more innocent people. Besides, a convict ...

(6 pages) 303 4 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

A good framework for examining the POM function is the 5Ps.

services to be sold (detailed breakdown)-The prices which the market can bear-Quantity, quality and reliability expectations of each product-Required delivery datesPOM SystemWhile recognizing the POM ... .Further to that, there must be consensus on attributes such as:-Performance-Aesthetics-Quality and reliability-Selling price-Delivery datesIn managing the above attributes, the organization must also ...

(3 pages) 50 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Reliability of Eyewitness Testimony, can you really remember what happened or is your judgement impaired over time.

The Reliability of Eyewitness TestimonyEyewitness testimony has been used frequently over time in variou ...

(3 pages) 75 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Source question - propaganda

n studying WW1 propaganda.In your answer, consider perspectives provided by these sources and their reliability.Source C is written by Robert Blatchford for the newspaper Weekly Despatch and presents ...

(2 pages) 39 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Postmodernism and Joyce Carol Oates

sm refers to texts that reject coherence in a narrative, objective truth, and show doubts about the reliability of language to communicate. Postmodern techniques that are evident in Oates story were f ...

(8 pages) 87 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Transport and logistics

hester do not prefer travelling by bus clearly because of the safety elements. Other issues such as reliability, timing and flexibility were also considered at the same time.However the survey only co ... in Manchester and will also measure other bus service issues related to the problem such as timing, reliability and flexibility.1.1.3 Purpose of the enquiryThe main purpose of the enquiry is to examin ...

(44 pages) 256 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Profitability and Reliability of Qantas Airways Ltd after September 11th An examination of Qantas` annual report in order to evaluate its financial situation.

eferences and AppendixQantas Airways LimitedThis report is aimed at assessing the profitability and reliability of Qantas Airways Ltd. After a brief introduction of the company, the report will examin ...

(10 pages) 213 0 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Tools and Techniques MGT/350

ents in everyday situations, to discover and overcome personal prejudices and biases, to assess the reliability of information according to established intellectual standards, and to make decisions ab ...

(4 pages) 745 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Research Methods For Practice (How Myocardial Infarction (MI) Affects the Quality of Life Of Patients.

using up to date database. Furthermore, the writer will aim to critique the literature in terms of reliability, validity and relevance.In conclusion the writer will comment on implications for future ... t content analysis and a researcher not was involved in the interview process confirmed inter-rater reliability.In Article 2, a cross-sectional design was used. Jordanian patients were invited to part ...

(12 pages) 315 0 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Job Design: C-R-I Design

mans specialises in women's clothing and accessories, representing brand values such as femininity, reliability, friendliness, confidence, and fashion. Values and characteristics such as these are wha ...

(4 pages) 67 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies