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Multiple Meanings of a Symbol in Paseo - Multiple Meanings of a Symbol in Paseo                        The use of symbolism has long been a technique by which an author can present far more than the literal meaning of a story. However, symbols are not always easily defined; indeed, it is sometimes possible that one symbol in a story may be endowed with multiple meanings, all of which lead the reader to a greater understanding of the author's message. Such is the case in Jose Donoso's short story "Paseo." The story is told from the point of view of a grown man looking back on the isolated, frightened child he was....   [tags: paseo] 964 words
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History of the sell of Paseo Caribe in Puerto Rico - ... 23 which strictly stipulated this rgualtion could not be altered unless an amendment was made. Years after the zoning changed from residential to a tourisitic zoning area, the department of tourism sold the land to Hilton International. The sale stipulated a “Agreement that a developed project would include new hotel rooms, a tourism-oriented entertainment centre, new residential apartments, a large parking garage and access to the San Jeronimo Fort” (Trouble in Paradise). It is evident even here in the history of the sale of this parcel of land, the original seller, the goveremnt of Puerto rico, had already violated the intent of the regualation no....   [tags: hilton, madero, government] 768 words
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Light is Like Water as Magical Realism - Light is Like Water as Magical Realism   Latin author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has written many short stories and novels that are considered to be Magical Realism. Some of these works are "The Ghosts of August," One Hundred Years of Solitude," "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings," "Chronicle of a Death Foretold," and "Light Is Like Water." In "Light Is Like Water" (December 1978), the use of various fantastic elements along with the realist elements is what defines this story as Magical Realism....   [tags: Light is Like Water]
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Construction Activities - ABSTRACT “SIMULATION OF CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITES USING PROCESS SIMULATION SOFTWARE FOR EFFICIENCY IN COST, DURATION AND PRODUCTIVITY” A construction project involves numerous complex construction activities, which are influenced by uncertainties. A considerable number of activities cannot be experimented before the actual project because they would cost a noteworthy amount of time and money. These construction activities can be analyzed using simulation software packages. There are various simulation software packages available in the market....   [tags: Construction]
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Grievous Problems have Arisen for Nanda Homes, Creator of Innovative New Products - ... Some retailers even only sold Clocky during special occasion like Christmas. This decreased the product to reach wider number of buyers. Moreover, Nanda failed to build a positive image for her company and her products. The approach for Nanda Home to market her products to customers of all ages and gender in fun and need markets made it interpreted as a ‘fun’ fad retailers selling funny things. Polarized opinions and negative media attentions towards the brand are observed in the market. As the company did not have a clear target market, it is very difficult for Nanda to target a specific segment of customers to buy the products....   [tags: marketing, branding goals, argentina ] 692 words
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John Ross Browne and The Imperial Valley City - ... Many of the suburban residential streets in these neighborhoods are surprisingly green given the local climate. Some streets are leafy and tree-lined, however expect more palm trees than anything else. If you are looking for apartment homes, then a good base is the Rodeway Inn, situated at the airport, just off North Imperial Avenue. From here, it is easy to navigate your way around the city. The best time of year to search is mid-winter when the temperatures are at their lowest. During the summer, highs of over 110 degrees are not uncommon, making searching for apartments thirsty work indeed....   [tags: city layout, community, climate] 858 words
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Ehtnic Conflict between Dominican Republic and Haiti - ... Without the machinery necessary in order to remove these goods from the ground, the only option left is extremely difficult manual labor. It didn’t take long before Spain continued on their expeditions west and found land in Mexico and Central America that were also rich in gold and had their own indigenous slave work force. This led to a rise in other industries in the Dominican Republic such as plantation work, mainly sugar. The problem arose when other countries such as Portugal joined the colonization race and were much more successful than the Spaniards....   [tags: cultures, colony, economics, stigma, race] 2239 words
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Biografia de Gabriel José García Márquez - ... Este cuento es parte de Los Funerales de la Mamá Grande. El cuento refleja la realidad de muchos aspectos sociales, culturales, históricos, y geográficos de los países hispanos. Lo representa la vida dura que algunas personas tienen. Una gran cantidad de inspiración viene de su vida, y el deseo de mostrar las vidas de otras personas.. En el cuento la madre y la niña encuentran la injusticia social de la pobreza. Para empezar, ellas se definen pobres porque "La niña tenía doce años y era la primera vez que viajaba." Obviamente, es común que las familias viajan para vacaciones o visitar otros parientes, pero la niña no lo ha hecho esta actividad....   [tags: colombiano, cuento, abuelos] 741 words
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Freedom of Speech: Missouri Knights of the Ku Klux Klan v. Kansas City - The articles "Freedom of Speech: Missouri Knights of the Ku Klux Klan v. Kansas City" and "Freedom of Religion: Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetery Protective Association" both engage in conflicts pertaining to the First Amendment in the Bill of Rights. "Freedom of Speech: Missouri Knights of the Ku Klux Klan v. Kansas City" is an article about the KKK's attempt to spread their beliefs through a public access cable television channel. Dennis Mahon and Allan Moran, both of the KKK, asked to be broadcasted on air in 1987, and the whole situation led to a major problem....   [tags: Freedom of Speech] 1532 words
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Marketing Plan for a Shoe Repair Service - Marketing Plan for a Shoe Repair Service I. Introduction: I have created a marketing plan for 'The Shoe Doctor'. The Shoe Doctor will be a local business in the Brownsville area that will offer shoe repair services. There are only a small number of businesses in the valley that offer shoe repair, thus the need for a shoe repair service in the area is vast. II. Target Market:                The proposed target market for 'The Shoe Doctor' will be the lower and middle income residents of Brownsville, TX....   [tags: Business Management Marketing Essays]
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Foreign Language Essay - Antonio Machado es un poeta, que nació en Sevilla, el 26 de julio de 1875. Fue influido por el moderismo y el simbolismo pero su obra se expresa con lirica de la Generación del 98. Su ninez la paso en Sevilla y en 1883 se movió con su familia a Madrid. Tenia un hermano que se llamaba Manuel Machado con el que juntos fueron a la Institución Libre de Enseñanza, que era privada y muy liberal. Su actitud humanitaria, liberal, y las actividades que en ella se hacían, como viajes a los pueblos cercanos a Madrid y la Sierra de Guadarrama despertaron en él un amor al campo y a la naturaleza que después pudimos ver en sus poemas....   [tags: Essays] 609 words
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Bull Fighting - Bull Fighting The immediate reaction of many non-Spanish people to bull fighting is that it is sick, animal killing, unmoral entertainment. To many others around the world, though, bull fighting is a sport which involves courage, skill, and power, in a struggle between man and beast. This purpose of this paper is not to discuss the moralities of bullfighting though, it is to give some information on a sport which is loved by many throughout the world. A bull fight, or corrida de toros, consists of three matadors, and six matches, which each take about 20 minutes to complete....   [tags: essays research papers] 865 words
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