Essays Tagged: "remotely"

Literature and Life - "Of Human Bondage" and Beyond

or another around my house. I would almost never leave the house and I had nothing that could even remotely be called a social life. My reason for doing this to myself was that I spent most of my tim ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.9 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The power of conformity in the novel "Babbitt" by Sinclair Lewis

k. Only once during the two years that we have him under view, does he venture upon an idea that is remotely original-and that time the heresy almost ruins him.'(Bloom)At first the reader sees Babbitt ...

(7 pages) 64 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

My essay,"What an Animal", uses Rick Bass's "Antlers" to exemplify humanities denial and loss of it's primal roots, and the confusion that results from interaction with the last vestiges of animal instinct.

nature in an attempt to prove this theory. It is now considered unthinkable that any animal is even remotely equal to that of a human being, and any human who believes that man is part of the animal w ...

(3 pages) 53 0 5.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Computer threats.

magnetic media is much more liable to undetected corruption or loss.(b)The computer can be accessed remotely via the public communications network - unauthorised people can access and change the data. ...

(2 pages) 52 0 2.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

How does Browning Shape our Reaction To The Duke in His Dramatic Monologue 'My Last Duchess'?

ere alive...'In this line we first get a sense of how the Duke thinks of the Duchess. If he had any remotely warm feelings to her he would not have referred to her as 'his last Duchess', but by her na ... e we are curious to know where the Duchess is now and what exactly she's done. We also already feel remotely sorry for her, and a little apprehensive about her fate. This is because the Duke says 'Loo ...

(6 pages) 70 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

How smart is smart?

h one eye on the big living-room . Wouldn't it be wonderful if you could run your favorite programs remotely from a slim device you could carry anywhere in the house?That's more or less the premise be ... am.But thanks to a big battery, Wi-Fi networking and a smidgen of computing power, the Airpanel can remotely control a Wi-Fi networked PC running Windows XP Professional. The PCdoes the real work; the ...

(2 pages) 83 3 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Time to end reverse discrimination.

egal. Blacks and other minority groups continue to raise havoc every time they are offended or even remotely feel that they were passed over due to their color, true or not. There is one group that st ...

(7 pages) 108 0 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Radiometric Correction of LandsatTM Data -example of how to do radiometric corrections

iometric Correction of Landsat DataGEOG 535January 15, 2004IntroductionTypically, when one acquires remotely-sensed data for academic or commercial purposes it is unsuitable for immediate use. That is ... several types of corrections must be applied. One set of corrections that is crucial to the use of remotely-sensed data, particularly in quantitative geography, is known as radiometric correction. Th ...

(9 pages) 33 0 2.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Why was the Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb Justified? Works Cited included

on the Japanese mainland, would only result in more casualties. The atomic bomb presented a way to remotely battle the Japanese, with no American casualties. Henry L. Stimson expected that the war co ...

(2 pages) 107 3 4.2 Mar/2004

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

The way it is done.

ofile.My old way of learning did not support my learning profile because it consisted of being in a remotely quiet environment with or without a study group. I simply started gathering my notes on a p ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Trouble with Wet Seal {introduction, history of the retailer,identify a problem, make a plan of action, and then find ways to implement your plan, and conclusion}

exactly who their target customer is. It seemed they had jumped on every fashion that seemed to be remotely popular too hastily and had too much of it. They brought in an overly eclectic assortment o ...

(5 pages) 52 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

History of Photography in the United States

ting and develop such movements as Impressionism. In general, life as we know it today would not be remotely close to what it is had photography not been invented, and we are able to see this since ph ...

(14 pages) 156 0 3.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

My Modernization of Poe's Cask of the Amontillado. Creative Writing

in Miami were pretty laid back, all of them being far too tired to even contemplate doing anything remotely strenuous. Of the friends, Monty and Fredrick were the only two who had roomed together for ...

(7 pages) 23 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Constitutional law

racy, but for a step in preparation, which if it threatens the public order at all, or does so only remotely. The novelty in the prohibition introduced is that the statue aims, not at the practice of ...

(4 pages) 43 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Wife of Bath

and is far and away the longest prologue Chaucer gives to any storyteller (only the Pardoner comes remotely near her for length). For most tales the prologue is usually an instructive introduction to ...

(6 pages) 36 0 3.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Radio Frequency Identification

data from one point to another." RFID is an automatic identification method relying on storing and remotely retrieving data using devices called RFID tags or transponders.Historically, the RFID techn ... s South Luzon Expressway E-Pass and Central Highway (Autopista Central) in Chile. The tags are read remotely as vehicles pass through the booths, and tag information is used to debit the toll from a p ...

(10 pages) 257 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

"Generals Die in Bed" by Charles Harrison - While many of the girls are portrayed as a tease for the vulnerable soldiers, there is still a warm, affectionate image shown by the author

ke any sort of profit, it needs to advertise half-naked women before its customers will become even remotely interested in the product. One can see it in music videos as well. Turn on Much Music and t ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Roman Cuisine: A bit on its history and how it is today

ndslides* Romania is an agricultural country.* Wheat and corn is widely used in RomaniaRomania is a remotely small country that was conquered by the Roman Empire over 2000 years ago. At the time, Pres ...

(3 pages) 29 0 4.4 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Virtual Organization Memo (Riordan Manufacturing)

Riordan Manufacturing's finance and accounting department has been unable to achieve anything remotely resembling "seamless compatibility" as far as their operating systems are concerned. Some R ...

(3 pages) 399 0 4.7 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Outsource Report

es that eleven percent of the 1.56 billion service jobs worldwide could be outsourcing or performed remotely. MGI also projects that the total employment in the IT services sector will reach 6.8 milli ...

(3 pages) 89 0 1.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers