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Self Evaluation on Group Discussion - The group discussion has just passed, and it was really a hard work and challenging. There were many precious lessons I got, and, hopefully, so did with my friends. Our group was consisting of four students. As a quantity, reasonably, we had had enough power to do a better work and gained a satisfying result. As I flashed back to the group discussion, it was enriching my memories. Some were in high spirit, remarkable and enjoyable. Opposite to it, few were disappointing. I still remembered that when we directed for the first meeting everyone was very enthusiastic and really keened to do it sooner....   [tags: Self Evaluations, Group Discussions, ] 672 words
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Conclusions and Discussion - 5. Conclusions and Discussion Our survey results indicate that the good pace of AMT adoption in India continues with slight increase in pace in a comparable way. The grand average of adoption for all the 25 technology in 2010 is 2.125 (1-not implemented, 2-implementation in progress, 3-fully implemented) which was 2.002 in 2001. With respect to future plans for adoption the average for all technologies is 1.954 currently which was 1.867 (1-no plans, 2-considering plans, 3-have plans) in 2001. Similarly, the 2010 and 2001 values respectively for plans requiring investment are 0.505 and 0.620 (0-no, 1-yes)....   [tags: Research Analysis]
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Taking a Look at Slave Narratives - ... These narratives gave voice and granted right to generations of African American to narrate their stories from different perspectives, some of them described slavery from the viewpoint of black women, some of them described slavery from the viewpoint of a black men who was born a slave and later escaped to the North, and some of them described slavery from the viewpoint of free men who were kidnapped and sold as slaves. The structure of slave narratives in the antebellum usually began with information about slave’s birth and childhood to establish an identity and to prove to the readers that they were normal human beings, but at most of the time they emphasized on the lack of precise inf...   [tags: discussion and analysis] 518 words
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Inconsistencies in Discussion Board Administration - Literature Review Introduction - The importance of discussion in an online environment The majority of authors of current literature agree that in an online class environment, discussion is a powerful learning experience (Bye, Smith et al. 2009). Discussion is especially useful and productive from the Constructivist view point(Bye, Smith et al. 2009). It allows for the learner to develop knowledge by sharing experiences through continued discussion with other learners. As discussed in the literature, many shy or withdrawn learners require time for reflection on a discussion and may not respond until they have completely formulated an idea or concept to their satisfaction....   [tags: Educational Technology ]
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Christ as A Master in Discussion of the Dao - Christ as A Master in Discussion of the Dao As intelligent beings, we spend much of our adult lives wondering if the life we lead is truly how we should live. The Dao De Jing teaches that we should live a life in which we have reduced our ego to the point of minimizing if not, eliminating its role in our actions and thoughts. By maintaining the smallest ego possible, we are more able to respond to situations with our true hearts, not with the interest of ourselves in mind. By reacting to events and happenings in our life through natural tendencies, we respond through our true self instead of our ego making decisions that maintain our personal interests, or at least keep our personal intere...   [tags: Philosophy] 1073 words
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The Discussion of Homosexuality in Comic Books - The discussion of homosexuality in comic books has a long history, reaching back to 1954, when German-American psychiatrist Frederick Wertham published Seduction of the Innocent, a book that warned about the negative effect of popular literature. The book was a minor bestseller and was taken seriously at the time, creating alarm in parents with the claim that reading the crime-, superhero- and horror comics that contain descriptions of violence, sex, drug use and other adult themes, children will be encouraged to similar behavior (Wikipedia)....   [tags: homosexuality, comic books]
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A Discussion on the Culture of the Performer - A Discussion on the Culture of the Performer Culture is one of the most difficult things to define. Trying to fit all of the subtle nuances and colloquialisms of a people group into a ridged form often requires drastic simplification. However, for the purpose of enlightening others in regards to one’s own culture, there is no other alternative. Culture in short, as defined by the Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute, is “the following ways of life, including but not limited to: Language, Arts and Sciences, Thought, Spirituality, Social Activity, and Interaction.” To that end, the culture of the performer may be defined as the aforementioned ways of life in regards to the people group known...   [tags: Culture ]
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A Discussion of the Problems in Classics Cabinets - Classics Cabinets Pty Ltd is a company that designs and manufactures custom-built kitchen cabinetry, was founded in Springvale, Melbourne in 2001, and the two owners are siblings Chinh and Anh Chu. Chinh is a high skilled cabinetmaker, and now his role in the company is as the production and operations manager. Anh, on the other side, is an interior designer with qualification, and because she had found an interest in the financial and overall management of the enterprise, she is the de factor general manager....   [tags: Kitchen Cabinets, Designs] 947 words
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A Discussion on Vocabulary Teaching and Learning - A Discussion on Vocabulary Teaching and Learning 1. Introduction Vocabulary has always been regarded as a key component of language teaching and learning in EFL settings. However, compared with grammar instruction, vocabulary teaching seems to receive little attention and interest. It is not until 1990s that increasing efforts have been made towards the study of vocabulary as an important element of effective communication in second language learning. Wilkins points out ‘without grammar very little can be conveyed, but without vocabulary nothing can be conveyed’ (1972, p....   [tags: English as a foreign language]
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A Discussion to Compare Moral Theories - ... For the ethical relativist, there are no universal moral standards -- standards that can be applied to all peoples at all times. Culture and personal morals cause a person to make certain moral decisions. Personally, my beliefs align with ethical relativism, as I do not believe that all morality adhere to universal laws or the fear of a spiritual deity. I feel that the way we treat each other as human beings, the lessons taught by my culture and my own internal feelings of right and wrong guide me....   [tags: ethical, abolutism, relativism]
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Discussion on Brain Development in India - Introduction: The present generation, by far the most critical morale demonstration rather too light, bright, and shy; they want popularity and vivacity if consistent usage of social networks. Feelings, impulses, wishes, and fantasies are the dominant dynamic content of adult world. My discussion of brain development in India is clustered around basic individual’s reciprocity with social environment, where immediate members of family are the critical counter players. It is complicated and ambivalent relationship to pleasure, which we spend most of time and resources pursuing....   [tags: social networks, intrinsic, extrinsic]
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Discussion over the Existence of God - The discussion over the existence of God remains one of the finest pursuits of the human mind to break out of the world and surpass the practical or extraordinary realm of experience. Without a doubt, the question of God's existence is one of the most significant questions of human philosophy. It alters the whole meaning of human life, and it challenges if man is really the Supreme Being in the universe or if man has a greater being that he must love and obey, or possibly defy. So the question is; does God exist....   [tags: religion, philosophy, supreme being]
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DISCUSSION ON THE PROPOSED DESIGN - DISCUSSION ON THE PROPOSED DESIGN In this design, quad wan SSL VPN firewall will be used and placed at the main office as a perimeter firewall, the firewall will be connected to two layer 3 switches, which will act as a distribution point of the network, another three layer 2 manageable switches will replace the existing switches as the access layer. All the servers will be positioned at a single access switch forming the sever-farm, there will be redundant connections linking both the distribution switches and the servers; this option is selected in order to unify the servers’ connectivity, as well as to eliminate the number of hops connecting workstations and servers, while offering redund...   [tags: Information Technology ] 1252 words
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A Discussion of Qualitative Research - ... When the circumstances change, so will the outcome, and the circumstances will never be repeated exactly; there will always be some factor that is different because every person’s past is different, as well as every researcher’s. In every situation, there is most likely a reality of comorbidity that will be occurring, therefore there is some element of difference in every person and every quantitative research that cannot be taken into account. It can be factored out for the results, but it is still there affecting the person, in a hidden manner that is unidentified....   [tags: versus quantitative research]
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Financial Theory Discussion and Analysis - ... Generally investors cannot borrow and lend at risk free rate as risk premium is charged by banks depending upon their credit worthiness. Thereby this assumption is one of the fundamental disadvantages followed by perfect capital theory which does not hold true. The advantages are as follows: It considers only the systematic risk thereby quantifying market risk element separately and in very scientific and simplistic way. The relationship established between return and systematic risk has become a standard model for modern researchers to extend and add more variable to the theory....   [tags: computing risk, market, capital] 1857 words
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Mountaintop Removal: A Public Discussion - About 60 people gathered at the Winter Sun Hall on Thursday evening for a presentation and public discussion on the environmental impact and health effects of mountaintop removal mining. Following a potluck on the Dogtown Roadhouse porch, local organizer Theresa Gigante greeted attendees and thanked local businesses who made donations in support of the event. Seven guest panelists representing citizen action groups, including Mountain Justice, Climate Ground Zero, and The Southern Appalachian Mountain Stewards explained the practice of strip mining, a technique that began in the 1970’s that uses explosives and large earth moving machinery to extract coal from the ground....   [tags: Local Government] 1071 words
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What is Online Discussion? - Many benefits of online discussion have been recorded in the literature. For example, participation in an asynchronous online discussion is time and place independent (Morse, 2003: Williams etal., 2001). Participants who involved online discussion can contribute whenever they have a useful input and wherever they are as long as they have access to a network based computer. Williams (2002, p. 266) explained the freedom from temporal and geographical constraints international students have “flexibility in the time, place and pace of communication” with others....   [tags: Technology, Communication] 730 words
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Inquiry Based Discussion Strategies - Discussions in the elementary science classroom are crucial to understanding scientific concepts. Unfortunately, the term discussions may lead us to imagine the whole group reading, followed by questions generated by the teacher, students restating what was previously read, and finally the teacher evaluating the students’ statements for correctness. This method of discussion is commonly known as initiation-response-feedback or IRF (Willington, 2011). This unfortunate scenario can be replaced by a more meaningful exchange known as inquiry based discussions....   [tags: education, teaching science]
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Week Three Discussion Forum - Week Three Discussion Forum This week, I have two discussion forum questions for your response. Please post your response to each question separately: 1. The federal government had extensive control over the development of hydroelectric power, encouraged the development of this energy source by public entities, and FDR used this public development as an opportunity to provide work relief to the unemployed during the Great Depression. Since that time, there has been little support for government control of any industry to that extent....   [tags: Energy] 731 words
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Sold Independent Discussion Questions - ... Support your response with evidence from the text. I did suspect bad intentions on the part of the “auntie” and “uncle” who escorted Lakshmi. Patricia states, “I will be your auntie.” Also, she states, “I will be your uncle. But you must call me husband.” This supports that these people are not the right people to trust because, they came up to Lakshmi and made her call them her aunt or uncle, or husband. It is suspicious for someone to come up to you and order you to call them you aunt or uncle, when you do not even know them that way....   [tags: Patricia McCormick novel ] 1939 words
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Descartes Two Meditations - ... A thinking “thing”. By proving his own existence, he also proves that some kind of knowledge is obtainable. The knowledge of one’s own existence. While Descartes is considered one of the fathers to Rationalism, (Think, p.42) Empiricism takes a different approach to knowledge. While rationalism is highly based on vigorous, reason-based knowledge, as seen above, Empiricism bases the conclusions on factual matters on the senses. It is, presumably, able to achieve much more progress as it presumes that our conceivable surroundings actually are there....   [tags: philosophical discussion]
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Euthanasia Discussion - Whose responsibility is it to decide when, where, and under what conditions a person is to die. This question inevitably brings up discussion of spirituality, beliefs, and legislation. Euthanasia is an idea that has been around for decades yet as we progress in technology and medical competency the discussion screams to be addressed formally by passing legislature. Euthanasia must be taken out of the hands of lawmakers and put into the hands of the thousands fatally ill patients trapped in their own bodies and/or minds....   [tags: Spirituality, Beliefs, Legislation] 1457 words
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A Discussion of Vivisection - A Discussion of Vivisection Most people believe that vivisection is cruel, disgusting and completely un-necessary. Vivisection is were humans experiment on living animals, which is not needed. Fewer than 2% (1.16%) of human illnesses are ever seen in animals. It is proven every 4seconds an animal dies in a British laboratory. Do you really want this to happen for no reason. There is much discussion about whether should be band, but there are never enough people against this or never enough time to sort this out....   [tags: Papers] 662 words
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A Discussion on Racism - A Discussion on Racism Could you image having to enter a public bus through the rear door and only be allowed to sit in the back of the bus. Could you image having to drink from a specified water fountain designated for your race. How about facing the fear of hate groups against your race, or being falsely accused of a crime and found guilty by a jury consisting of people of another race. This is what people had to do half a century ago. This all ‘stopped’ in the last fifty years since the adoption in 1948 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights....   [tags: Papers] 674 words
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Walmart Discussion -   Wal-Mart Supercenter is a very large chain of stores that is located in several countries. As Wal-Mart expanded its business locations, various distribution centers for the sales were placed in several locations in the world. The Wal-Mart owner appears to have chosen its locations based on the zoning of the given area and based on the ability to hire labor for the facility. Their locations were chosen because the company wanted to minimize the costs of imported products, national brands, and generic products....   [tags: Company, Profits, Growth]
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A Discussion of Legality - Case 1 The issues began when Ravi told Alice that he would be willing to sell her his house, which she rented from him as a student, upon graduation. An interesting question is if what Ravi said constitutes a genuine offer or not. Was his “willingness” to sell to be taken as a definite, or as an offer to do business at a specified time, such as an invitation to treat. Another possible issue is that Ravi communicated his willingness to sell the house to her 4 months before her graduation and Alice gave her “acceptance” by mail approximately 4 months after her graduation....   [tags: Law]
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Coaching Sessions Discussion - Session 3: What did the other person discuss. Alisha discussed he increased stress levels which are a product of nervousness, sleep deprivation and her partner being absent. What did she say. How did you respond. Using which verbal skills. Alisha told me about her increased stress levels over the last few months, she’s found that starting her Bachelor has resulted in her nervousness. I encouraged her to tell me more about that, and she mentioned that she was so nervous that she ended up attending student consultations to discuss her stress....   [tags: social science, stress]
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Collective Discussion: An Exhibit of the Civilization that was Catalhoyuk - Representing the vast neolithic civilization that was Catalhoyuk in a single exhibit is a difficult task that requires an incorporation of three specific things: tangible artifacts taken from the site of Catalhoyuk, visual aides explaining the archaeological data regarding the artifacts, and live archaeologists to explain the data to exhibit visitors. My exhibit will include all of these. Laid out in a circular room, with 3 possible entrances--one between each section of the exhibit--my exhibit will include three separate sections that present figurines, food practices, and cultural findings, directly derived from the excavation at the Catalhoyuk site....   [tags: Archaeology]
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Debate Discussion: Divorce - ... Sometimes, family members or friends from the couple may also be involved. 5.0 The Differing Views 5.1 Divorce Negatively Affects Children-Well Being 5.1.1 Bad Behavior Children that are involved in divorce will see their parents argue over things that they may not understand. Seeing their parents argue all the time will lead them into stress. The situation for them is not comfortable at all. Study published in the March 2013 edition of Public Health states that children who came from divorced parents are more likely to smoke (Hansen, 2009)....   [tags: Marriage, Family, Separation] 637 words
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Research Analysis: A Discussion of the Four Worldviews - Introduction This paper will provide a hypothetical discussion of how each of the four “worldviews” (post-positivism, constructivism, advocacy/participatory, and pragmatism) might apply to the proposed study. It will refer to the topic paper developed during the class RSH9101B (Research Topic, Problem, Purpose, and Questions) with the assistance of Dr. Kenneth Gossett, class mentor. The portion of the Topic Paper to be used will be the problem statement, which will provide the foundation for this discussion and completion of this assignment....   [tags: Research Analysis ]
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The Impracticality of Kant's Discussion of Will: Consequences of Actions - In this paper, I will argue that Kant’s discussion of the will is not always practical because it is the consequences that actually matter, especially in certain situations. The main reason in support of this claim is that everyone is eventually caught in a situation where they have to choose between the lesser of two evils, which means that people should carefully think about all possible outcomes before making decisions. I. Kant and the Categorical Imperative: It is generally understood that society would tear itself apart if people suddenly stopped following a few fundamental laws; such as, arson, theft, and murder....   [tags: Categorical Imperative, Analytical Evaluation]
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Ethical Discussion on the Lost Children of Francoism - ... General Francisco Franco Case Summary Commonly referred to as Francoism, between 1960 and 1989, nearly 300,000 newborn babies, all across Spain, were stolen from Spanish mothers during Spain’s civil war. These children were trafficked by a secret network of doctors, nurses, nuns, and priest, all of whom belonged to the Catholic Church. Initially, this began as a system for taking children away from unfit mothers, often young and unmarried, and typically republican. Their newborn infants were taken from these mothers usually without just cause or the family was deemed politically dangerous to the regime of General Franco....   [tags: trafficking, beneficence, nursing] 1250 words
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Transcript of Discussion with Joseph E. Stiglitz - Transcript of Discussion with Joseph E. Stiglitz: Coryat: Thank you so much again for responding so quickly to my messages. I would like to start by asking you a few question on the growing inequality associated from minimum wage. Originally, my argument was centered on the dependency food stamps create. Getting guidance from my teacher I was able to realize that the government encourages inadequacy though for the most part it aims at helping the people. Would we benefit from increasing minimum wage....   [tags: Coryat, dialogue] 1332 words
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Discussion About Statistical Analysis and Results - DISCUSSION ABOUT STATISTICAL ANALYSIS AND RESULTS; Statistical analysis two independent sample tests compare the mean of the randomised case-control group. To find the significant difference between the two groups, data collections are mean value, so t test is the suitable test to compare the mean value of the two groups in normal distributed data (Menz, 2004). Result of the t test shows body mass index significant p value .005 less than .05 and the mean value of the BMI in case group greater than control group....   [tags: Statistical Analysis ] 1329 words
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Discussion on Iridium - Competitive Attribute Program ¡V Iridium Mobile Satellite System Project The ability to capture values along the Technology Adoption Lifecycle determines not just how successful a firm will be, but whether it will create competitive advantage through technology. Businesses with large fixed costs, capital-intensive business plans, and specialized asset bases will face the challenge to maintain its strategic continuity because it is generally prohibitively expensive to change direction to response to any conceivable structural change....   [tags: essays research papers] 1210 words
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Discussion of Abortion - Discussion of Abortion      Abortion is the surgical termination of a pregnancy. How odd that people are able to define something, that is such a controversial issue, so easily. There are hundreds, thousands, and even millions of things to say about abortion. When it comes to abortion, I find myself thinking like a symbolic interactionist. Abortion is a personal social issue and it needs to be seen on a micro level first. Although abortion can also be seen on a macro level, seeing abortion on a micro level lets people see the different symbols of abortion....   [tags: Social Issues Abortion Teen Pregnancy Essays] 1677 words
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Discussion of Courage - Discussion of Courage Works Cited Missing Courage: the ability to face danger, difficulty or pain even when you are afraid [from the Latin cor = heart]. There are many different types of courage and different ways to show it. There is physical courage, emotional courage, moral courage; these can be shown in words or deeds. Courage is a theme that runs deeply throughout the heart of this book to kill a mocking bird....   [tags: Papers] 1091 words
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Discussion of Philosophy - Discussion of Philosophy Alberto describes the Cynics, who believed that happiness had nothing to do with material goods. The Stoics, who came after the Cynics, believed that there was a universal natural law that "governed all mankind." They felt that we are all part of the same nature....   [tags: Papers] 895 words
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Discussion of Utilitarianism - Discussion of Utilitarianism In this paper I will be discussing utilitarianism. Utilitarianism is the theory proposing the principle of utility as the correct ethical standard. I will also be talking about the THEORY of RIGHT CONDUCT, which is also a part of moral theory. I have been asked to prove if Bentham or Mills’ version of utilitarianism is right for the sadistic voyeur case. I will begin by telling you about the case. Case: this man enjoys watching women being brutally raped; he is locked in a room....   [tags: Papers] 820 words
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Discussion of Terrorism - Discussion of Terrorism Terrorism, as defined by Title 22 of the United States code, section 2656f(d), is the "pre-meditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by sub-national groups or clandestine agents, usually intended to influence and audience." Islamic terrorism is a serious problem for the United States because of the threat to national security, innocent civilians, and the foundations of democratic societies throughout the world....   [tags: Papers] 2337 words
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Discussion of Eastenders - Discussion of Eastenders ‘Switch that rubbish off!’ this is often a sign that the younger generation of a household are gathered to watch the next instalment of the UK’s most highly viewed soap opera ‘Eastenders’. In my experience, I always knew when one of the many soap opera’s was about to begin as I would hear that exact instruction, (or one of similar meaning), being aimed, towards my sisters as they switch on the television between the hours of seven and nine o’ clock of most weekday evenings....   [tags: Papers] 1682 words
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The Five Stages of the Negotiation Process in Diplomacy - Diplomacy has a variety of definitions which depending on the user perspectives on the term “diplomacy”. In the context of international relations, diplomacy is the negotiator’s ability in conducting negotiations between the representatives of nation states in a peaceful manner. The essential of negotiation is to resolve a conflict without offending others. According to Iragorri (2003), an effective negotiation is being able to achieve mutual agreement by peaceful means. The process of a negotiation in diplomacy goes through five important stages that is preparation, discussion, proposing, bargaining and settling process (refer to Figure 1 in Appendix 1)....   [tags: preparation, discussion, proposing]
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Differences in Dialect when Allowing Students Free-reign to Choose the Topic of Conversation - ... Interruptions were definitely taken with a grain of salt. These occurred when speakers wanted to elaborate or share an experience on the subject. Politeness was maintained during an interruption by letting the other person speak their peace, then agreeing, or supporting their argument. Another aspect of politeness noticed in the transcript, was entertaining another speakers proposed topic of discussion. For an example, when Speaker 2 presented her views on the treatment of women the other speakers carried on with that topic also....   [tags: discussion, transcript, philosophies] 879 words
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Warriors Don´t Cry by Melba Patillo Beals - ... Sammy is not concerned about the African Americans feeling but hers. The absence of concern is further proven in the book Warriors Don't Cry. When Melba pleads to move seats in her classroom so she can be in sight of her soldier the teachers remark is "take that seat over there". When she tries to explain that she needs to be near her soldier she is cut off and threatened to be sent to the principal’s office. ( Melba Beals 102). The teacher has no concern for melba or any concern for what she has to say....   [tags: roundtable discussion, story analysis] 1027 words
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The Tripartite of the Soul that Socrates Discussed in Plato's Republic - ... In Aristotle discussion On the Soul he talks about the kinds of souls possessed by different living things such as plants, animals and, beings. Aristotle then goes on describing the substance that makes up the soul, the first is matter which is not this in its own right, the second is form which makes matter this and the third form is the compound of matter and form. Every living body is a substance and the soul is the actuality of the body. The soul is not some sort of activity but the ability to engage in some sort of activity....   [tags: philosophical discussion and analysis] 1431 words
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Why I Think Understanding One's Potential Is an Essential Aspect - ... I had a colleague cooperating me with this project (an intern like me from different university) with the rest of my teammates off course. But one fine day due to some veiling reason my colleague has to abandon BlackBerry and go back for good. After my colleague left was the toughest time I ever experienced in my life because we had our work divided in certain prospective. After my coworker left I had my share of hundred percent work and a bonus hundred percent of my associate’s. I had never experienced this phase (being in such pressure) in my life earlier....   [tags: discussion of my personal experience] 1051 words
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The Role of Consensus in Business - Understanding consensus and its role in a business As mentioned earlier in the introduction, consensus is a general agreement that is made within different groups. Consensus is another word for consent, which means to give permission. It is part of the process of decision-making where everyone within the group has a say and agrees to support a decision in the best interest of the business as a whole. Consensus builds a relationship within the workforce and this helps them find a solution that meets the needs of the group and work together to strategically make the best decision suited for the company....   [tags: decision-making, discussion]
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Class Obervation on Reading Comprehension Skills - ... She seems to be creating a positive environment in which to learn. After the students discussed these questions in groups, they share their ideas with the rest of the class. The instructor goes around the room and each student answers one of the questions. The instructor elicits more responses with each student. If the students make any errors, she doesn’t correct them so as not to embarrass them. It also seems like she’s more interested in having them speak freely than correctly. In another example the instructor gives students a handout for word problem ....   [tags: math, skills, strategies, discussion] 1073 words
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Weakness in Sigmound Freud’s Theories - This essay will attempt to highlight and evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the three main theories of counselling within the module covered this term. The three approaches in discussion are psychodynamics, cognitive behavioural and humanistic. The psychodynamic theory originated from Sigmund Freud, a medical doctor and philosopher (1856 - 1939) founded in the 1900s. Freud developed his ideas whilst working as a psychiatrist in Vienna, collecting information from his patients such as feelings, thoughts and early childhood experiences....   [tags: Freud's Theory, Discussion] 787 words
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Quanta vs LG Electronics Case - Purpose Based on the guidance from the previous management meeting, this group asked our management team to prepare and present this briefing. In the development, we have a identified with a two folded purpose: to present an overview of the Quanta v LG Electronics case and present recent industry findings that relate to how our organization deals with similar issues pertinent to Quanta v LG Electronics. To accomplish this our management team reviewed the specifics of the Quanta v LG Electronics case....   [tags: Business Meeting Discussion]
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Large Granular Lymphocytic (LGL) Leukemia - ... Patients and methods: Pts with NK or T-LGL leukemia or expansion who were evaluated at Fox Chase Cancer Center or the Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute were reviewed, after Institutional Review Board approval. Inclusion criteria were age ≥ 18 yrs and diagnosis of both LGL and B-cell lymphoproliferative disorder. Results: One hundred and twenty six pts with a diagnosis of T-LGL leukemia, NK-LGL leukemia or T-LGL expansion were identified. Of these, 44 (34.9%) pts were diagnosed with a clonal B-cell disorder....   [tags: patients, results, discussion] 571 words
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The Art of Argumentation - ... I know you’re angry that I rack your car last night without asking could I drive it. But hey, I went and got you steak from your favorite restaurant, and it wasn’t easy. It took them two hours to finally get the order just right. Once I left I was attacked in the parking lot by three pit bills, look at these wounds man. But for you it was all worth it, I hope you can forgive me for the small mistake I made. This is an example of irrelevancy fallacy use in a dramatic situation. I know I made a bad grade in math mom, but ever since you took my PlayStation away from me I seem to not be able to clear my mind at all....   [tags: discussion of four fallacies] 1799 words
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A Discussion of the Social Effects of Biotechnology - A Discussion of the Social Effects of Biotechnology The world of work in agriculture is in a process of rapid change. While "change" is by no means alien to agriculture, something new has entered the arena which promises and/or threatens to fundamentally alter agricultural practices across the globe. Biotechnology has already begun to be implemented resulting in what may be important shifts in not only agricultural production, but indeed changes in the very makeup of agricultural products themselves....   [tags: Agriculture Agricultural Papers]
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