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Research Paper Proposal: The Black Death - The anticipated research paper will be taking into consideration the perspectives of the individuals that lived and died as a result of the Black Death, specifically from the year 1348 CE – 1350 CE and in the better known parts of the world during that period, the reactions, preventative measure that were taken to combat the plague, the religious and governmental response. In the collection of primary sources amassed by John Aberth in The Black Death, 1348-1350: the great mortality of 1348-1350 ; a brief history with documents1 he very succinctly provides a condensed description of each document by giving a background of the author as well as the source of the primary source....   [tags: Research Paper Proposal] 1155 words
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Research Project: Difficulties Found During The Process - Upon starting my research project I made the assumption that as I had planned everything out, everything would just fall into place and would mean that the completion of the study would be relatively easy. However, not everything has been completed as easily as I first predicted and I have had to deal with a variety of unexpected difficulties. Whilst none of these difficulties have been too severe, they have occurred at various stages throughout the project which has meant that I have had to adapt and improve several parts of my research project....   [tags: Research paper, time management]
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Resarch Paper Proposal: The Box Jellyfish - Resarch Paper Proposal: The Box Jellyfish As far back as I can trace my memories I remember that as a child I always liked to be in the water. Swimming pools were my absolute favorite. Wherever I went, I would always ask if there was a swimming pool. However, things changed when my parents took me to Florida for the first time. When I looked out onto the ocean my parents told me that the first words that came out of my mouth were, “Look mom, dad it’s a huge swimming pool!” I bet anyone can guess what happened next; I took off on a mad dash right into the ocean....   [tags: Project Proposal] 667 words
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Joint Research and Development Project - ... 2011.). It focuses on the ‘R’ in the research and development process in which Lavie and Rosenkopf (2006) and March (1991) define as search, variation, risk taking, experimentation, play, flexibility, discovery, or innovation. Exploitation, in contrast, is associated with standardization, routinization, and systematic cost reduction, increasing the productivity of employed capital and assets, and improving and refining existing capabilities and technologies (Koza and Lewin, 1998). It focuses on the ‘D’ in the research and development process, and is defined by March (1991) and Lavie and Rosenkopf (2006) as refinement, choice, production, efficiency, selection, implementation, or executio...   [tags: joint r&d, network project, diversity] 796 words
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Research Paper on Hurricanes - I have always found the ocean to be a very intriguing part of the Earth. There are infinitely many discoveries that have yet to be made about it. My fascination with the ocean sparked the idea to do my class paper on hurricanes and what they are along with their effects. I remember hearing about all the damages from Hurricane Katrina after it hit the coast near New Orleans. The only information I really know about them is what is briefly covered on the news. I thought it would be interesting to discover the true effects they can have on not only people that endure them, but also the environment as it gets ripped to shreds by the plethora of winds and water....   [tags: Personal Research Paper]
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Hydraulic Fracturing Research Paper - Around the world, countries are dependent on oil and more often than not, foreign oil. The U.S. is at a time where they believe buying foreign oil supports terrorism and hurts our economy. Shale formations deep underground that spread all over the U.S. have been found to contain natural gas. This includes the Marcellus Shale formation and the Utica Shale formation, which can be found all throughout New York State and down the East Coast (Hydro-Fracking pg.1). To get at this abundance of gas underground, hydraulic fracturing was invented, but this new method of gas extraction safe for the environment and for the people around it....   [tags: Fracking Research Paper]
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The Big Five Research Project - The purpose of this report is to provide answers to the questions presented in the research project in the Rasmussen general psychology class. The first question ask was what are the five personality traits according to the prominent five factor model. According to the psychology.suite101 website (Pawlik-Kienlen, 2007) the big five personality traits are as follows: • Conscientiousness - being disciplined, dedicated and organized. This also means being self disciplined and having goals in life and striving to achieve them....   [tags: Research Analysis] 887 words
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Step to Developing a Research Project - This article’s main focus was prevention of falls through safety interventions. The intervention could be utilized in combination or as one, but in the end the cost was low and the patient fall rate was decreased. The falls was reduced because the problem was identified and they addressed the problem by implementing a safety strategy that would address and correct the problem. The falls rate was reduced within a time frame that was cost effective for the organization. Rognstad, M., Fredheim, O. S., Johannessen, T....   [tags: Reading, Research Question, Hypothesis]
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Schizophrenia: Critique of Research Study - Schizophrenia is the most common and complex mental disorder that has an impact on many people worldwide. Not only is the disorder complex but devastating. Schizophrenia starts in the early lives of an individual and can lead to lifelong disability (Moritz, 2010). In this paper schizophrenia will be introduced as well as why this topic and discipline were chosen. There will also be a research study that will not only be critiqued by the research that is given but also how the research was presented as well....   [tags: Research Paper]
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Current Business Research Project Paper Synopsis - Current Business Research Project Paper Synopsis Abstract This assignment was designed to address several subjects related to an article of the student's choosing. The subjects discussed in this synopsis answer the definition of the business research article reviewed, the article's research purpose, the business problem investigated, data collection methods used in the research, and the researchers' conclusions. The article chosen from the University of Phoenix library is entitled, "International Reality of Internet Use as Marketing Tool"....   [tags: Business Analysis Strategy] 773 words
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Establishing a Project Vision for the Recruiting Solutions Project - Introduction Project Management. The very term evokes images of project managers pouring over Gantt charts, assigning work out to their teams, and soliciting updates. By definition, project management entails significant management, but what about leadership. The two are by no means mutually exclusive, but how do they differ. One definition suggests management is the art of getting people to get things done; leadership is the art of getting people to want to get things done. Researchers Dale Christenson and Derek Walker believe leadership is critical for any project and a project vision “is a significant contributing factor to project success” (39)....   [tags: Project Analysis]
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Marketing Research Paper: Kudler Fine Foods - "Kudler Fine Foods has experienced significant growth and is now focused on expanding the services, improving the efficiency of its operations and increasing the consumer purchase cycle as a means to increasing the loyalty and profitability of its consumers" (, ). This paper will justify the importance of marketing research in the development of Kudler Fine Foods marketing strategy and tactics. It will also identify the areas where additional market research is needed and analyze the importance of competitive intelligence and analysis in regards to the development of Kudler Fine Foods marketing strategy and tactics....   [tags: Marketing Research Paper] 1030 words
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The Research Process on a Project - ... With group assignments there is always the chance of getting a not so helpful group or the lazy partner. This just leads to frustration for the student that really worked for the grade. As a student I feel cheated if a partner or group member gets a good grade without really putting the effort into the project. If each student had more deadlines for the project they would work harder on it and the research would be more thought out. I personally feel like if there I had to research more then there would be more content to write about in the review paper....   [tags: alternative, procedure, content, suggestions] 624 words
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Uses of the Human Genome Research Project - So what is a human genome and why is the government researching it. The Human genome is the sequence of roughly 20,000 genes that make up human Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), or the building blocks that tell cells what to do. The government project named Human Genome Project (HGP) started in 1990’s, and is trying to unravel the 3 billion chemical base pairs in a DNA strand (http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/medical-science/genetics-molecular-medicine/current-topics/human-genome.shtml.) DNA is made up of phosphates, sugars and amino acids, Adenine (A), Thymine (T), Cytosine(C) and Guanine (G)....   [tags: Human Genome Project]
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Science Project Using Paper Chromatography - Goal of this project is to use paper chromatography to see which dyes are used in the coatings of your favorite colored candies. Why do different compounds travel different distance on the piece of paper. How is an Rf value useful. What is chromatography used for. Candy with colored coatings- Skittles and M & M’s At least 30 strips of paper- coffee filters or chromatography paper 3 cm by 9 cm Wide-mouth jar Pencil Ruler Tape Water Toothpicks Food coloring ( red, green and blue) 1. Do your background research so that you are knowledgeable about the terms, concepts and questions above....   [tags: chemistry, science experiment] 613 words
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Planning a Research Paper - ... Anthony Johnson was also an “Indentured servant” shipped to Virginia, but he was sent unwillingly. He was captured in Angola by neighboring tribesman and sold to a merchant who transported him to Virginia. 2. Johnson was once a slave who worked for a tobacco former. a. So that wouldn’t make him the first slave owner if he was a slave sold to someone. III. Main Topic 2 B. Why do black people make slavery a race issue. 1. African-Americans make slavery a race issue because they believe it was only an African experience....   [tags: thesis statement, student guide] 609 words
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Research Paper on Leukemia - Over one million Americans in the United States are living with or have been diagnosed with leukemia. That’s a big amount of people. I chose to do my research paper on leukemia because two years ago I lost my grandma to the cancer. I wanted to know more about the disease and what was happening to her. I researched the different types, risk factors, symptoms, treatment, and what kind of research is being done to help cure leukemia. Leukemia is a cancer of the blood cells that start in the bone marrow....   [tags: Cancer, Disease, Cells] 649 words
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Research Paper: Roaring Twenties - Research Paper: Roaring Twenties After World War 1, America had to demobilize and revert back to a peace time economy. During the 1920’s, it was viewed as a prosperous economy since there was a new labor force due to demobilization, new inventions, and a new infrastructure. Also moral spirits were high since America along with the Allied Powers defeated Germany and the Great War was finally over. However, America began making many economic policies and decisions that will eventually lead up to the Great Depression....   [tags: U.S. History ]
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Research Paper Description - The main research question of this thesis can be formulated as follows: What are the communicative trajectories of foetal wellbeing assessments using expert ultrasound technology during routine antenatal encounters between sonographers and pregnant women. This can be subdivided further as follows: 1. What are the features of sonographers’ communication during the first stage/booking encounter (first trimester) and the normality scan encounter (second trimester) in terms of structural, interactional and thematic organisation (see Chapter 4)....   [tags: Research Analysis] 2131 words
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Wetlands Research Paper - Wetlands When most people think of wetlands the first thing that will pop into their mind will be visions of swamps and flooded plains. These marshy lands would seem to have no purpose, while in reality they are the most precious form of ecosystem that we have in America. Wetlands contribute to biodiversity, clean water, flood control, and provide a habitat for millions of species of plants and animals. Even with all this wetlands still face mass destruction, much like the rain forests they are just as productive and face similar rates of devastation (Mitchell, J....   [tags: Research Paper fc]
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Research Paper on Pakistan - PAKISTAN I chose to do my research on the customs and lifestyles of Pakistan and their people. It took me quite a while to get in contact with someone who lives there, but once I finally did, I made a friend for life. I was very curious how the Pakistani’s felt about Americans, and if I could get an honest answer from someone there. My friend “Hussain” assured me that although there are extremists, just as there are everywhere, who take their hatred for America, and for any other country that they feel “threatened” by, and use it to destroy innocent peoples lives....   [tags: essays research papers] 1849 words
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Macroecons Research Paper - Research Overview The Airbus model A380 is truly one of the most ambitious projects that were undertaken by the company in recent years, shoring a new benchmark for commercial aviation both for itself and its competitors. The behemoth, for all its size and payload capabilities, boasts an approximate 20% increased efficiency in its fuel to seat ratio in respect to the other aircrafts. This makes the A380 one of the most fuel savings and environment friendly aircrafts of its time, due to decreased fuel combustion, resulting in less carbon dioxide being produced in respect to its size....   [tags: research overview, the Airbus model A380]
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Independent Novel Project - Independent Novel Project English 10—Fall 2008 Parent notes and doctor’s office excuses will not be grounds for a penalty-free extension because I have given you two months to complete the assignment, and I am already giving you a five-day extension. All portions of the assignment must be submitted to avoid the fifty percent penalty. In addition to turning in a print copy of the assignment, an electronic copy must also be submitted to turnitin.com by the above deadline. If you are having trouble with the site, you should email your assignment to me as a Microsoft Word attachment by Thursday, December 18....   [tags: Project Assignment] 1033 words
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Project Management Issues in Construction Sites Environment - Abstract The main purpose of this research is to investigate project management issues in construction sites environment, to recognize which issues are more vital for overall success of any construction project or vice versa and to suggest recommendations for improvement of the performance of all the parties involved in the construction projects. The study is mainly focused on Pakistan, a developing country in South Asia and the research seems to be focused on construction projects management, however, it can be helpful for other sectors of project management as well....   [tags: Project Management ]
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Problem Gambling Service Coordination Demonstration Project Report - Problem Gambling Service Coordination Demonstration Project Report 25 June 2010   Contents Project Background 3 Project Methodology and Outcomes 4 Project Deliverables 5 Project Report: Integrating Service Coordination & Problem Gambling Treatment 7 Recommended Actions 8 Appendices 9 Project Background The project is an initiative of the Victorian Government’s Taking Action on Problem Gambling Strategy (2006 – 2011) developed to enhance problem gambling treatment and the responsiveness of the problem gambling service system....   [tags: Project Report] 1526 words
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How to Become a Surgeon Research Paper - Surgeon Research Paper My career is a surgeon to become a surgeon you have to complete four years of college in the medical field from colleges like • Caribbean Medical University School of Medicine • Harvard Medical School • University of California San Francisco • Perelman School of Medicine ( University of Pennsylvania) • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine • UW School of Medicine • UNC School of Medicine • Stanford School of Medicine • Mayo Medical School • Pittsburgh School of Medicine Surgeons are doctors with highly specialized training they perform many different surgeries • Deformities and problems caused by injury or accidents and others like Neurosurgery that involves the...   [tags: medical, doctors, education]
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Deciding Between Olympics or Baseball for My Reasearch Paper - ... I searched the same topic in the EBSCO Academic Search Premier database. Starting with “Olympics,” I proceeded with the same process, narrowing down my results into smaller subcategories. I was able to find about 5,000 scholarly journals on this database, many of which looked to have useful information. I also had success finding sources on Google Scholar when researching the Olympics. Around 75,000 sources were available for use on Google Scholar, including results from the same subtopics I had used in previous searches....   [tags: google, database, topics] 562 words
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The Edge Project - The Edge Project was a combined project between the Australian Government Department of Family and Community Services (FaCS) and Centrelink in order to develop a professional system for the Family Assistance Office (FAO). It was a processing application, for the administration of claims and payments for people applying for entitlement to family-related payments. However, SoftLaw is a private sector company that supplied software and expertise for the development. Thus, the ANAO considers whether management of the project, and decisions made during the project, were in accordance with better practice for the Edge project....   [tags: Project Analysis ]
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Questions To Ask Before Hiring A North Carolina Private Investigator - There are many reasons why an individual may have to hire a North Carolina private investigator. There are a vast majority of investigators that have previously been police officers or some that served in the military. They wanted to continue working in this type of field so they chose to become investigators. Most states require an investigator be licensed. When it comes to doing an investigation it is a lot of hard detailed work and most individuals would not be able to begin doing the detailed search involved in finding out the information needed....   [tags: North Carolina, Private Investigator, hiring,] 507 words
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A Critique of a Qualitative Research Paper - This paper will critique the qualitative research paper, “The use of grammatical terminology in the second language classroom: A qualitative study of teachers’ practices and cognitions” by Simon Borg (1999). Borg investigates four English teachers’ cognitions regarding the use of grammatical terminology and their actual practices in the classroom. In order to clarify the relationship between the teachers’ cognitions and their practices, Borg conducted lesson observations and interviews as data collection methods....   [tags: grammatical terminology, teacher's practice]
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The Process of Writing a Research Paper - ... As my revision exhibit displays, several different attempts are made before a conclusive thesis is reached. Although I know what I want to argue, I still have a hard time giving an overview in my entire thought in a sentence or two – especially early in the writing process. Like a curious scientist, throughout the novel Waiting for the Barbarians I was intrigued and knew that I wanted to make a claim about the setting for my third paper. However, as this course taught me, I needed tension and clarity in my argument that came through my revision process as I became more aware of my exact argument....   [tags: thesis statement, peer evaluation] 778 words
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Fur Is Dead Research Paper - The grade I recieved for this paper was an A+, just incase you were wondering.... “Fur is Dead” Taking a look into a once strong industry, shocking facts are revealed. The fur industry brings in an average of $1.5 billion in sales each year. Furs were considered a beautiful and feminine version of clothing by many women, until the public became aware of the horrors that accompany the industry. Activists have been a voice for animals tortured for their fur, making the public aware, and diminishing the old view of fur....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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Scuba Diving Research Paper - For years, deep sea diving was primarily used for the research of marine organisms. Mechanics for scuba diving have improved greatly and became more available to the everyday thrill seekers. It has also become an interest to many people to learn and experience it as a recreational activity. Most of the people who dive without being certified or dive alone, face dangers that other trained divers are not subjected to. For example, diving alone is particularly dangerous as should an injury occur, nobody is there to assist....   [tags: Deep Sea Diving, Research, Marine Organisms]
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Research Paper: Progression of Addiction - ... When people have become addicts, they are entirely depending on drugs and experience irresistible cravings, as well as withdrawal symptoms when they are not using drugs. At this point, there is no way for the addicts to give up their addiction without professional helps. The research shows rates of addiction to drugs are on a rise, the number of people who are living with some type of addiction has been increasing dramatically over the past 30 years; over 50 percent of young adult between 18 and 21 admitted to using drugs....   [tags: drug abuse, experimentation stage] 684 words
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Distressed Real Estate Project - Purchasing a distressed property and turning it into a gem that you can be proud of begins with a confident investor, willing to take a risk, and a confident project manager, willing to diligently plan and efficiently coordinate the project. In the next few paragraphs I will effectively analyze and outline a scenario to utilize a budget of $150,000 towards a distressed property. There is certainly an opportunity to make a large monetary profit and maximize the return on investment. But if this project is approached correctly there is an opportunity to include an even greater gain: to leave a beneficial, green footprint on the community....   [tags: Project Proposal]
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A Research Paper on Bullying - ... Secondly physical bullying is considered when there is a contact in the body that causes pain and make one feel afraid and scared. This is the most common aspect of bullying that is being debated onthese days, since it is the easiest to recognize and the acts are very certain and obvious. The offender usually demonstrates high aggressionand most likely they are among the youngpeople when they cannot control their emotions and immature. This certain type of bullying can help form an habit to the offenders which can be a vital flaw of their future....   [tags: offenders, internet, interaction] 904 words
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The First Crusade Research Paper - ... Norman knights of the Bohemond of France were raping citizens of Macedonia, Thrace and Epirus, cities which they were going through, one of the paulicianisist cities was destroyed completely. Same harsh actions were followed military campaigns of the Count of Toulouse french knights, the citizens of the cities they were attacking were hiding in the mountains from them. In the city of Thrace french crusaders took over cities like Russo and Redesto. These "heroic deeds" in Europe of the Christ's army aren't significant comparing their achievements on the over bay of Bosphorus....   [tags: christians, jerusalem] 1076 words
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Paper Proposal: The Effects of Television Content on Children - Paper Proposal: The Effects of Television Content on Children The issue of television being safe for children is a growing issue for our society. The television industry claims that it is not their responsibility to monitor what is readily available to children but that it is the parents’ responsibility. The industry is just there to make money. They are like any other corporate business in America, they only produce what sells, and right now the market for adult themed shows is much higher then children’s programs....   [tags: Project Proposal, Television Violence] 450 words
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Cold Fusion Research Paper - Cold Fusion Research Paper As the world becomes more aware of the growing need for a more abundant energy supply, one energy source has been swept under the carpet and virtually ignored. This source is cold fusion. Cold fusion is: “A reaction that occurs under certain conditions in supersaturated metal hydrides (metals with lots of hydrogen or heavy hydrogen dissolved in them). It produces excess heat, helium, and a very low level of neutrons. In some experiments the host metal has been transmuted into other elements....   [tags: Energy Research Papers] 3563 words
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Classroom Action Research Project - Classroom Action Research Project I chose to focus reading with a first grade student. This student has missed a lot of school in the past and has moved around frequently. On the FAST assessment, this student scored at the bottom of all first graders. Reading is of high importance and an intervention in this area is in high need. What impact can an direct, systematic instruction on phonemic awareness, phonics, and letter names and sounds using the Imagine It. intervention guide and supplemental materials, for 30 minutes a day, have on a first grader performing significantly lower than her peers....   [tags: reading, student, practices, instruction] 1906 words
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Research Article Analysis: Juveniles in Prison - Research Article Analysis This research analysis is meant to measure the effects of this particular program against the goals it set out to accomplish as a means of contributing to subsequent decision making about the program and improving future programming. This applied research study is an evaluation research project of social science that is intended to supply scientifically valid information with which to guide public policy. The goals of this evaluation research are to provide feedback to policy makers in concrete and measurable terms....   [tags: jain, research paper, criminology] 2016 words
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Synergy in Project Management - Project management synergy beyond traditional processes Abstract Project Management - The term that dictates the future of a project. A successful project owes all its credits to the Project Management and the evidence is obvious when the service (result of the project) meets all its expectations. Yet we have witnessed several projects failing even after having a plan in place, following the plan and meeting all the requirements. Why have these projects failed and what more is critical to the success of the project....   [tags: Project Management] 1330 words
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Stem Cell Research Paper - ... However, if you do not use it, it just goes to waste. Why not let the fetus help save someone’s life. The second method to extract stem cells are through umbilical cords. The umbilical cord is rich with stem cells. Blood cells from the newborn baby can be used the moment it is cut off. It can also be frozen in order to preserve it for later use. These stem cells can be used on relatives or on an unrelated person in need with the same blood type. This method is very easy considering that the umbilical cord is going to be discarded of anyways....   [tags: genetic engineering and medicine] 793 words
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8 Steps In How To Write A Research Paper - Here are 8 steps in how to research a research paper. These 8 steps are easy to follow and will increase your accuracy in researching your paper. These steps are a helping tool for any college or high school student with a long or short paper. Like any other writing project, research writing is a process involving a number of steps. Although you may be overwhelmed at first by the large scope of a research paper, if you break the task into smaller tasks, you'll find yourself able to complete even the largest assign-ment....   [tags: essays research papers] 1087 words
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J.R.R. Tolkien Research Paper - J.R.R. Tolkien Research Paper As many have grown up during this generation, they have been dazzled by the work of J.R.R. Tolkien as well as the artistic interpretation of this trilogy through Peter Jackson. This movement started when Tolkien created The Hobbit and then later the Lord of the Rings trilogy in the 1930’s, 1940’s and 1950’s.However, there are those who have criticized both the books and the cinema for being sexist and/or racist. Tolkien is not a sexist because he develops his female characters by revealing their individualism and dynamic features, and is also not a racist because much of the criticism comes from Peter Jackson’s interpretations and because racism is harshly look...   [tags: Literary Review]
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Swine Flu Research Paper - Swine Flu Research Paper Swine flu is a disease that has placed a burden on humanity for many years. The virus of swine flu has a very intriguing history as well. Swine flu had originated from the first influenza pandemic in 1918. The actual swine flu virus had come from a pig in Iowa in 1931. Two years later a human strand of swine flu was found in London for the very first time. This was later followed by the Hong Kong flu pandemic in 1968 which had killed up to one million people worldwide....   [tags: Medicine]
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WWII Veteran Research Paper - ... On this day allied forces invaded France and began their mission to liberate Europe from Nazi Germany’s control. D-day marks a key turning point in World War II, it is considered by many to be the day that marked the end of Hitler’s reign. In the book The Longest Day, author Cornelius Ryan describes the great significance that D-day held and still holds today saying, “ The day the battle began that ended Hitler’s insane gamble to dominate the world (Ryan, 1).” The Boys of Pointe Du Hoc author Douglas Brinskley quotes Reagan giving a speech about the importance of D-day he says, “We remember D-day because the French, British, Canadians and Americans fought shoulder to shoulder for democr...   [tags: Carl D. Beck, oral history & secondary sources]
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H.G. Wells Research Paper - ... He believed time travel could be achievable. “Why should man not hope that ultimately he may be able to stop or accelerate his drift along the time dimension” (Wells, The Time Machine). H.G. Wells was very confident in the ability to time travel. It was one if his top desires to be able to time travel. Why would he discuss time travel so much in his novels, and interviews if he did not believe time travel could be achieved. “There are really four dimensions, three of which we call planes at space, and the fourth, time”(Wells, The Time Machine)....   [tags: science fiction, alien invasion, new diseases] 1220 words
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The Holocaust Research Paper - ... After Germany’s president died Hitler used this high ranking position to gain control over Germany (Murray). The night of long knives was a purge that took place in Germany in 1934. According to the USHMM the Night of Long Knives, also called the Rohm Purge or Operation Hummingbird was when Nazi leaders killed Germans that they and Hitler saw as a threat. The purge started on June 28th and lasted until July 2nd of 1934. The death toll of this event is around 200 people. When the purge ended Hitler was arrested and sentenced to jail for 5 years for treason, but he only spent 9 months in prison, and that’s is when he wrote his autobiography “Mein Kampf”....   [tags: hitler´s power and the holocaust]
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Global Market Research Case Study Paper - Global Market Research Case Study Paper Sperry/MacLennan is architectural company based in Canada. The firm main architectural project is recreational building. The firm had been in business since 1970’s and face up and down in the market. The firm currently has 19 employees. In this paper, reader will gain knowledge about opportunities facing Sperry/MacLennan, key issues in growth, and important of global marker research. Summary of Company Drew Sperry, one of the two senior partners in Sperry/MacLennan, founded the company in 1972 as a one-man architectural practice....   [tags: Marketing ]
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Research Paper on Dyckman Farm House and Museum - ... Its garden and military hunt catch most of my attention. According to the “Military Hunt at Dyckman” flier, the military hunt which is a place where people safeguard themselves during war time, was constructed by the Dyckman family because they had experienced the Revolutionary War. Indeed, the place shows a different side of the neighborhood in which I live in. Recalling to the first time I noticed the Dyckman Farm House as I walked by on a hot summer afternoon, the flowers on the front yard looked beautiful and the porch welcoming....   [tags: historical places in New York City]
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Optimism Bias in Project Management - Introduction Projects are widely used by many organizations and government institutions in the course of conducting their business. One of the reasons for this is because they have been proven to be effective in initiating change and translating strategic programs into daily activities. However, it has been established that most projects fail to deliver on time, budget, and customer specifications. In most cases, this failure is caused by over-optimism by the project management team. This over-optimism commonly referred to as optimism bias can simply be defined as overestimating the projects benefits and conversely underestimating its cost and duration time....   [tags: Project Management Essays]
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