Essays Tagged: "uncertainties"

The Use of suspence in Julius Caesar

The Use of Suspense in Julius CaesarSuspense can be defined as the uncertainties the reader feels about what will happen next in a story, or in this case, a play. Will ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.2 Mar/1996

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

Social Security benifits

rks because it speaks to a universal human need. All people throughout human history have faced the uncertainties brought on by death, disability and old age. Prior to the turn of the 20th century, th ...

(3 pages) 193 0 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

The Real Options approach to investment decision making.

e developed in the last 30 years. Real-options analysis gives management the flexibility to address uncertainties, as they're resolved. Conventional capital budgeting fails to account for this flexibi ... r degree of uncertainty in business-process investments. For example, in the oil-drilling industry, uncertainties include issues such as what the cost of the leased land will be. How large are the oil ...

(6 pages) 484 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Scenario-Based Decision Making

r the decision-making process. Scenario development examines important questions that involve large uncertainties in the external influences on the organization. Unlike strategic planning, which postu ...

(4 pages) 481 0 4.9 Apr/2003

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

"Homo Suburbiensis" by Bruce Dawe.

ne man's escape from his demands to represent our universal need to contemplate and resolve our own uncertainties in life in our own special place. Dawe uses a series of imagery to depict the workings ...

(3 pages) 84 3 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Environmental uncertainty in organization.

uffering, boundary spanning, organisational differentiation and integration as responses to growing uncertainties. As to management of resource dependence, the student should refer to inter-organisati ...

(8 pages) 313 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

This essay compares Salinger's Catcher in the Rye to Hemingway's For Whom the Bell Tolls in order to reveal the common plight of the two protagonists.

thinking at all costs. Each time that he faces his motivation for killing, his mind is clouded with uncertainties and doubt. Jordan cannot see past the present and, as a result, he sets his reasoning ... . He never knew at what point he would die and lived everyday as if it was his last. Because of his uncertainties, he never thought about what his future would be like and what he would do when the wa ...

(8 pages) 41 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A creative writing piece on a day of work experience at a nursery; through the eyes of an alien. (Title - Santa Claus is coming to town)

preplayed to ensure direct navigation to the zone that was to undergo examination. Despite initial uncertainties I managed to avoid collisions with the nostalgic shooting stars and just escaped death ...

(16 pages) 53 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Security In Ancient Religion.

Mysteries and uncertainties in day-to-day life have changed a lot since ancient times. The main reason for people ... ing religion has remained exactly the same though. I believe this 'main reason' is to comfort their uncertainties and find answers to the many mysteries of life. We have to understand that scientific ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Civil culture in Hong Kong

7 did neither changed it. The political reality is that political anxieties and fears engendered by uncertainties associated with social, economical and political after 1997 have raised consciousness ...

(6 pages) 55 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Alexander the Great in Perisia and Early Life

eautiful highland frontiers and patriarchal ascension of Phillip II (382 - 336 B.C.) from the alien uncertainties incited to its east by Thrace, to its west by particular Illyrian tribes, and to the s ... borders; refreshingly enough, by 336 B.C., Phillip had quelled the majority of those said external uncertainties. Administrative techniques were carried from foreign diplomacy to assimilation when Ph ...

(9 pages) 77 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

This essay is called "to build or not to build" it is talking about the log house in the short story "shiloh" by Bobbie Ann Manson. it is 4 pages and includes themes of love and marriage

he only question in the marriage of Leroy and Norma Jean Moffitt. The marriage very often runs into uncertainties and problems, but that is the life of the Moffit's. The foundation of their marriage w ...

(4 pages) 48 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

In order to find out how things really are, one must understand the filters which one perceives the world.

we can know. During our approach towards knowledge, we are also hindered by the biases and possible uncertainties derived. How do we actually know what the filters are, when we are not even certain ab ...

(5 pages) 74 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

How Far Does Renaissance Drama Endorse Providentialism?

ligious transformations were thrust upon the people of Europe. In a time of amazing discoveries and uncertainties man desperately tried to understand God's plan for him. This is reflected in many of t ...

(6 pages) 38 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Same Agenda, Different War" Assignment: How is the War on Terror and the Cold War similar?

is similar threat is a continuation from the early part of the Cold War. The threat encompasses the uncertainties of America's future wellbeing and the fears associated with the possibility of mass ki ...

(9 pages) 170 1 2.8 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Generation of Today

s disoriented. They have not located themselves or do not know what there future will be because of uncertainties, insecurities due to dysfunctional homes, the parents leaving for work to sustain the ...

(2 pages) 25 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Joint Alliance

anies to make incremental commitments to an unfolding strategy, a useful feature when environmental uncertainties preclude decisions that are more definite. In addition, the partial commitments involv ...

(4 pages) 97 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Drought and the Australian Economy-

er parts where effected due to the severe drought and other world issues including; SARS, terrorism uncertainties and tourism down turn.The following are some negative and positive effects on the Aust ...

(2 pages) 37 1 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Cross-cultural study: The Philippines

as a member of a family and will look to his/her family as the only reliable protection against the uncertainties of life.For a Philippino individual, family is the main source of ones personal identi ...

(3 pages) 27 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Why I want to be a Nurse

l I wondered how my dad could work so hard every day of the week and still enjoy what he does. The uncertainties of barbering are so great and so challenging. It never ceases to amaze me when my fath ... wakened early and returned home late from long days with my father. I have been able to experience uncertainties, challenges, and plain old hard work similar to that faced by nurses. But like the doc ...

(3 pages) 232 4 4.2 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine