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The Partner by John Grisham - The Partner by John Grisham The Partner is one of John Grisham's best books by far. There was a little more description in The Partner, then in The Firm, but this one had a very slow intro. The book opened with an anonymous man living in Brazil under an unknown name. Patrick Lanigan, now known as Danilo Silva, was living a normal life, not making a big deal about the ninety million dollars he had stolen from his ex-law firm two years ago. Danilo is wanted by his ex-law firm buddies, his client from whom he stole the money, and from the FBI....   [tags: The Partner by John Grisham] 641 words
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The Silent Partner: A Canadianization Dilemma - The Silent Partner: A Canadianization Dilemma Works Cited Missing As a student of Canadian film, I find great appreciation in films that work to culturally enrich Canada's movie screens. I feel that an honest portrayal of Canadian values and culture is beneficial not only by enhancing the credibility of Canada's film industry, but also by maintaining a voice for the customs held by the Canadian people. For these reasons, among others, it had become very easy for me to dislike Daryl Duke's 1978 film The Silent Partner....   [tags: Film Movie Movies Canada Silent Partner Essays] 2917 words
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Commitment to a Partner - Commitment to a Partner Abstract This paper provides extreme and basic advice and information on techniques on finding the person meant for you. It focuses on commitment and devotion to your partner. There is a great amount of responsibility that comes with commitment. Self control, personal stability, sacrifices, etc. is all a part of commitment. Communication and trust is the foundation of a happy healthy relationship. It compares what it means to truly love a person and to be deeply infatuated....   [tags: Interpersonal Relationships]
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Preventing Intimate Partner Violence - Intimate partner violence is still a common issue that affects women from all walks of life. It is an issue that is too often ignored until the violence has become deadly. In the book “Women: Images and Realities a Multicultural Anthology,” chapter seven entitled “Violence Against Women” includes pieces that cover the issue of intimate partner violence. In Michele McKeon’s piece “Understanding Intimate Partner Violence” she states that “In 1994 the Violence Against Women Act was passed, revolutionizing programs, services, and funding for individuals affected by intimate partner violence and their families” (McKeon 497)....   [tags: anthropological analysis]
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Partner's Influence on Abortion - ... But the main focus of this paper will be the women who proceed to mention their “partner” as a main source of committing abortion. Woman’s reproductive decisions are hers alone. But men can often resort to violence. Men- boyfriends, husbands, often hold a huge role as to whether or not their partner will commit an abortion. Men many times realize what they have done thus then try to persuade the partner to get rid of his “mistake”. Many times not ready to face such changes in life, men commit violent actions....   [tags: boyfriends, husbands say]
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Franchisor: A Good Partner - Franchisor: A Good Partner. Introduction Buying into a franchise business is a very serious decision for any business person. When you buy into a franchise you can pretty much be guaranteed that the goods and services you are selling will have almost instant recognition. The buyers of a franchise also receive training and support from a proven business model designed to help the franchise owner succeed. Even though there is a proven business model at work, buying a franchise is still risky and there aren’t any guarantees of success....   [tags: Business Management ]
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Intimate Partner Violence - Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a type of abuse that occurs between people who are involved in a close relationship. “Intimate partner” is a term that is used to include both current and former spouses as well as dating partners. IPV exists along a continuum that ranges from a single episode of violence through ongoing battering. Incidents of IPV are known to include four basic types of behavior, including: Physical abuse, which is when a person either hurts or attempts to hurt their partner by physical force....   [tags: Relationship Issues]
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Intimate Partner Stalking - Stalking is a very dangerous form of violence and is more common than people think. As a society we have many different ideas of what the definition of stalking is. There are many different forms of stalking, sure some of them may seem harmless but it is difficult to differentiate harmful situations and acts from harmless situations and acts. The main thing that makes it stalking is it is a form of abuse is that it is unwanted by the victim. Before the paper starts it is going to define stalking, a little history, and some of its forms....   [tags: criminal justice, legal reform, stalker]
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Should You Move In With Your Partner? - ... You might have met your partner at a party, at a coffee shop, online at eharmony.com, Facebook, MillionaireMatch.com, or at the movies, it does not matter. The same rules apply when choosing to live together. Living together as a couple offers quite a few challenges, such as adapting to somebody else’s lifestyle, the affect on your personal finances, deciding who should be in charge of the TV’s remote, and your particular rights to live in your home. Consider the Following before Moving In with Your Partner Some personal circumstances and your age usually influence the things that need to be considered....   [tags: bills, living togheter] 714 words
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Intimate Partner Violence - Cook: "I don't want him to know I even called. You know what I'm saying. That's the thing. That triggers him when he knows I called. He tears the stuff up in my house.” Operator: “We'll tell them, but they're still going to contact you." Cook: "He's already tried to kill me three times. I'm really just fed up with this. I can't keep moving and changing my life because of this [expletive].” Cook: “I’ve been going through this for five years with him. It’s still the same thing. I have complaints. If you look up my name, you’ll see there are a hundred thousand complaints, but ain’t nobody doing nothing.” Operator: “When was the last time you called police?” Cook: “Umm, two weeks ago, and they j...   [tags: Crime, Police, Abuse, Domestic, Partenr]
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Watching Pornography with a Partner is Good for the Relationship - ... Since it is in male nature to have more sex drive, this theory fits extremely well with feeling inadequate. One partner may feel satisfied but because of hormones the other might not. There should be no feelings of inadequate, since it’s just our bodies releasing different amounts of hormones to everyone. Hill (2013) refers in his article how your partner appreciates you more than pornography (Hill, 2013). Hill (2013) also shares that you are real compared to the women/men in the videos they watch (Hill, 2013)....   [tags: body, sex drive, communicate] 991 words
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A Study on Partner Preferences in Relation to Height - This is an independent measures design, aiming to determine the preferred partner height between two groups of participants: male and female. The independent variables were the gender of the participants and their respective heights. The dependent variable was the preferred partner height, acceptable height range for a partner as well as satisfaction with partner height and partner height differences. The study involved the participants voluntarily being recruited to answer a short survey and provide basic socio-demographic information....   [tags: male, female, research] 674 words
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Intimate Partner Violence - Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is historically referred to as domestic violence. It describes a pattern of coercive and assaultive behavior that may include psychological abuse, progressive isolation, sexual assault, physical injury, stalking, intimidation, deprivation, and reproductive coercion among partners (The Family Violence Prevention Fund (FVPF), 1999). IPV leads to lifelong consequences such as lasting physical impairment, emotional trauma, chronic health problems, and even death. It is an issue effecting individuals in every community, regardless of age, economic status, race, religion, nationality or educational background....   [tags: psychological/physical/emotional,/sexual abuse]
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Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence - After many studies researchers have confirmed that when children are exposed to intimate partner violence (IPV) it significantly effects their social emotional development (Hughes & Chau, 2013; Herman-Smith, 2013). This raises a concern; if IPV was to be measured emotional abuse should children be removed from their families. If we consider that the majority of children that witness IPV are under six and would not be able to fully understand what is happening we can conclude that they would not be able to report their maltreatment (Hughes & Chau, 2013)....   [tags: psychological and physical violence]
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Intimate Partner Violence against Women - Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious, preventable public health problem that affects millions of Americans . The term "intimate partner violence" describes physical aggression, sexual coercion, and psychological harm to gain or maintain control by a current or former partner or spouse. It affects all cultures, religions, socioeconomic statuses and ethnic backgrounds; it can take place in a public or private setting. Women are the most targeted victims of Intimate partner violence; one in four women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime ....   [tags: public health problems]
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Intimate Partner Violence and Substance Abuse in Women - ... (Lewis, et al., 2012) For instance, lesbian woman report more intimate partner violence than do heterosexual women. Also, the prevalence of a substance use disorder is reportedly higher for lesbian women than heterosexual women. These researchers stress the importance of examining the specific drug being used when relating it to intimate partner violence. (Lewis, et al., 2012) They believe specific drugs have a higher correlation with intimate partner violence than others. In a study of 104 lesbians, thirty-seven percent admitted to currently being in an abusive relationship....   [tags: physical abuse]
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Selecting a Partner for NGO in Nigeria - Selecting a Partner for NGO in Nigeria 1. INTRODUCTION: This piece is an executive summary of the processes and steps required for selecting a winning Implementing Partner for development work. It is the first in a series meant to enrich the body of knowledge available on the topic and provide guidance to local Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs) desiring to manage donor funds. Local NGOs provide the vehicle for effective intervention in their areas because of their closeness to the local communities....   [tags: Business Management Strategy] 1625 words
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The Loss of a Life Partner - The Loss of a Life Partner Introduction Feelings of loss are very personal because only the person involved in the loss knows what is significant to them. People commonly associate certain losses with strong feelings of grief. The solitude is always agonizing, especially for someone who has never lived alone. Many people lose their spouses each year. Because the modern society has few mourning rituals other than the memorial service, they may find themselves alone and disconsolate just when they are most in need of comfort....   [tags: Relationships Grief Death Love Essays]
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The Prevalence of Opposite-Sex Partner Violence in The U.S. - The prevalence of opposite-sex intimate partner violence in the U.S. is of no surprise. An overwhelming amount of research is dedicated to studying the rates of intimate partner violence in heterosexual relationships, contributing factors as well as possible solutions to decrease this type of violence. The same cannot be said for that of same-sex intimate partner violence. The current critical research will examine the intersections of same-sex intimate partner violence, review national statistics on such violence as well as compare and contrast same-sex intimate partner violence with that of opposite-sex intimate partner violence....   [tags: hetorosexuals, LGBTQ]
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Ethical Dilemma of Partner Disclosure in HIV/AIDS - ... Non-disclosure can often affect healthcare and management of the persons’ disease as the fear of dependents finding out will require the individual to hide taking the medication and use personal funds to pay for treatment to avoid the medical insurance company from informing co-dependants (Alonzo & Renolds 1995). Another important issues that is associated with failure to disclose ones status is that individuals may not introduce safer sex as this may lead to questions that could expose the affected individual....   [tags: south africa, population] 583 words
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Rape and Intimate Partner Abuse In The Lesbian Community - In every 45 seconds, someone is sexually violated in the United States. Out of every 6 women, one has experienced an attempted rape or complete rape. Lesbians and bisexual women remain at increased risk of sexual victimization compared to heterosexual women. In order for a woman to determine the direction of her life, she must first determine her sexuality. Sexuality is a deep, integral part of any human’s life. This should not be a subject of coercion or debate. The society must recognize that a woman has the right to freely pre-determine her sexuality without oppression and discrimination (Burn, 2004)....   [tags: Relationship Issues]
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Group Work with Women Who Experience Partner Abuse - Summary of Chapter: Women/Abuse Group work practice with women who have experienced partner abuse is based on recognition of the women’s strengths and competence. This will help the women identify what they want and need. Indicated in this chapter is one type of mutual aid group that focuses on female co-leaders. This is the Family Services Association of Toronto. This is a multiservice agency that focuses on the broad context of the group and members needs. Co-leadership is very beneficial to the women in a group....   [tags: Psychology] 729 words
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Intimate Partner Violence and its Effect on Children - There exists a vast amount of literature that suggests that there is a connection between intimate partner violence and maladaptive outcomes for children. Studies have shown that children who witness violence undermines the children’s sense of security. Intimate partner violence (IPV) proves to be distressing and deregulating for the children victims of intimate partner violence. Not only is witnessing violence distressing for children but is also been shown that it can interfere with the deal with stressors and learn age-appropriate skills....   [tags: Children's Memory, Negative Effects]
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Intimate Partner Violence: Psychoanalytic Theory Application - This paper will discuss a thirty-two year old pregnant woman named Regina, who was brought into the emergency room with many superficial injuries. She is accompanied by her five year-old son. Later in the conversation, Regina discloses that she is a victim in intimate partner violence. Violence is a very common occurrence in partner relationships. According to McHugh and Frieze (2006), it is estimated that more than a quarter of relationships involve at least one violent incident. Partner violence can include anything from a heated argument or yelling, to physical attacks or threats such as hitting, slapping, or pushing (McHugh & Frieze, 2006)....   [tags: Psychoanalytic Therapy]
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Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) in Muslim communities - Violence is prevalent throughout the world, and millions of people die every year because of this. There are many forms of violence, such as violence in war, domestic violence, violence against women (VAW), children and intimate partner violence (Krug et al., 2002:3). This paper will investigate aspects of domestic violence. Many scholars use domestic violence and violence against women interchangeably, but VAW is one form of domestic violence. The United Nations (UN) defines VAW as "any act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual or mental harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty,...   [tags: global issues, religion]
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Partner in Crime by Kim Harrington - SUMMARY: In this book there’s two girls named Noah and Darcy. Noah and Darcy are best friends since Darcy moved to Danville Massachusetts, in Noah’s home town. Darcy and Noah are total opposites. Darcy is like a Goth person who loves black and purple, can’t live without internet and in love with crimes and mystery cases. In the other hand Noah is a goody-goody who loves to help others loves astronomy and an “A+” student. Noah and Darcy had this Social Studies project that’s due in one week, it’s about creating a small business not a real one because they were only seven graders....   [tags: detectives, case, crush]
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Partner Abuse - Partner Abuse Table of Contents Introduction 1 Literary review 1 Sampling 4 Data Collection 4 Data Analysis 4 Conclusion 6 Work Cited 7 Hypothesis: Do students believe that partner abuse is a problem on college campus. Domestic violence spans the range of violent encounters and includes physical assaults, sexual assaults, verbal assaults, intimidation, threats, extreme emotional or psychological neglect and even death. The hypothesis of this paper is do students believe that partner abuse is a problem on college campus....   [tags: essays research papers] 1676 words
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The Marriage Process in Turkish Culture - ... Partner selection in Turkish culture is also highly influenced on traditional gender roles. When looking for a suitable spouse, Turkish families keep coverture in mind. Coverture states that the “wife is under the protection and authority of the husband”(Schwartx 244). The men are expected to provide and protect, and the women should be passive submissive and dependent on their husbands. Many women will stay at home, clean and care for the children, while the husband is out at work. The men take on the “breadwinner” role in the marriage, while the women resume typical housewife roles....   [tags: partner selection] 1303 words
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Britain as an Awkward Partner in the European Community - Britain as an Awkward Partner in the European Community Britain emerged from the war in a relatively favourable position, compared to its European neighbours. In 1946 industrial production was as high as at any time pre-war, and increasing quite fast. By the end of the year exports had regained their pre-war level along with this there was little unemployment and retail prices remained fairly stable. All this contrasted strongly with the situation in France, Germany and Italy....   [tags: Papers] 955 words
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Local-Color Regionalism in Tennessees Partner - The literary movement of local-color regionalism in American literature is a very distinctive and interesting form of fiction writing that effectively combines regional characteristics, dialect, customs and humor. In Bret Harte’s Tennessee’s Partner, these characteristics helped the story jump off the page, allowing the reader to understand the “times” rather than just the characters. And, for that reason, I feel that this is an outstanding piece of work. One of the most distinguishable characteristics of local-color regionalism writing is the usage of authentic dialect based on the story’s setting....   [tags: essays research papers] 690 words
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A Cross-Cultural Research on Intimate Partner Murders in Russia, Canada, and the United States - The people who hurt us the most are often our loved ones. That is why spousal murder is not a new phenomenon. Since the beginning of time, humans have had a nature of violence and have acted that violence out against another, especially the ones we love the most, like family. This is not surprising. Everyone has had some personal experiences with family violence or has witnessed it at the expense of others. In U.S. society, when a husband or wife is killed, the first person that law enforcement turns to is the spouse....   [tags: Love, marriage, Domestic Violence, Crime]
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Suffering from Untreated HIV in Partner to the Poor, Paul Farmer - In the book Partner to the Poor, Paul Farmer gives detailed cases of individuals suffering from untreated HIV. He reveals how societal influences such as poverty, unemployment, sexism, and violence are important aspects in the development and spread of diseases. These factors are all forms of structural violence and impact public health. Farmer describes structural violence as “…visited on all those whose social status denies them access to the fruits of scientific and social advances.” The lives of five disadvantaged individuals are detailed in the book....   [tags: poverty, health clinics, violence] 812 words
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Make Your Enemy Your Partner Says Nelson Mandela - ... Mandela was given the name Nelson by his school teacher in Qunu. Nelson started his Bachelor of Arts degree at University College of Fort Hare, but he never got to finish his degree there. The reason he didn’t finish the degree was because he got expelled for student protesting. He did achieve this degree later at the University of South Africa. Once Mandela met Walter Sisulu and Lazar Sidelsky, he did his first article through Sidelsky and Eidelan. The article was about human rights.In 1944 Mandela joined the African Nation Congress....   [tags: apartheid, south africa, society reforms] 523 words
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Is Love A Key Element When Choosing A Marriage Partner? - A famous quote by John Lennon saying that “love is the answer and only you know that for sure” was not entirely truthful the fact not realised was that, for the many people in today’s contemporary “dating” grouping, truly knowing what the answer actually is in regards to dating is often easier said than done. Therefore, the answer certainly is not love. According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary (1974), love is defined as a “strong affection, a warm attachment, attraction based on sexual desire, cherish, to feel passion, devotion or tenderness for ~, caress and to take pleasure in ~ “ (p.417)....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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The HR Professional as Thinking Performer and Business Partner - The HR Professional as Thinking Performer and Business Partner A lot has been written about the need for HR professional to be a “thinking performer” and a “business partner”. How can I demonstrate these two attributes within my own organisation. Let us begin by defining exactly what it is to be a “thinking performer” and “business partner”. Business Partner The very idea of being a strategic business partner was the subject of a CIPD (2004)1 survey which showed that 56% of those questioned aspired towards being considered a strategic partner....   [tags: Business Management Studies Essays] 1797 words
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Who is the Dominant Partner between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth? - The relationship between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth is very strange. In the relationship, throughout the play, both take turns to assume the role of being the dominant partner. What is unusual about this is the fact that at this period in time, the man typically was the one controlling the relationship, but in this case, for a lot of the time it is in fact Lady Macbeth that is the dominant force in their relationship. In Act 1, Scene 5 we can see that Lady Macbeth is very ambitious for Macbeth....   [tags: Relationship between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth] 1188 words
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University Students Attitude Towards Selecting Partner - Aims of the study <ol> <li value="1"> To study university students' attitudes towards selecting mates <li value="2"> To compare and contrast men and women's attitudes in selecting mates </ol> There are reasons we choose to date someone rather than the other, and there are reasons, similar or different, we choose to marry someone over the other. Here are some of the main reasons that have influences on selecting your partner. <ol> <li value="1"> Economic status. According to Hutter's study, Significant, others and marriage student role attitude, economic status is the most important factor in the marriage....   [tags: Sociology] 946 words
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Five Tips to Make A Relationship Last - ... There is respect, and it is this key factor that can help keep the flames burning and the bind between partners strong. You might not share your partner's political or religious views or pursue the same interests, but there is no reason and room for any disrespect or prejudice. Remember you love this person who who they are, how they impact your life... and what they are to you. And yes, they do not even allow their difference to hook up with you. Respect, that is. Accept your partner for who they are Acceptance is another key factor that make a relationship rock solid, and it should be alongside respect....   [tags: partner, respect, communication] 563 words
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The Influence of Domestic Violence Among Latino Couples - The Influence of Domestic Violence Introduction Domestic violence is a problem which affects women of all ages, and there is a high prevalence of young adult college women who are experiencing Intimate Partner Violence. Many of the domestic violence cases are reported, but many incidents are not known to anyone but the victim. It is a silent problem, but there are many women who seek help to overcome the indignities of being abused. Domestic violence can be examined on different levels of the Ecological Model (Bronfenbrenner 1979)....   [tags: partner violence, patriarch culture]
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Components Regarding Casual Attributions to Infidelity - Infidelity research has shown that signification numbers of individuals are going beyond their first relationship and involved with other relational partner. This article focuses on components regarding casual attributions to infidelity. Components like, legitimacy, seduction, normalization, sexuality, social background and sensation seeking. Also the differences to infidelity experiences are used on this research article with either if they betrayed their partner or vice versa. Claiming differences on males and females significance on infidelity and those who have experienced infidelity and those who hasn’t....   [tags: relatioships, relational partner, monogamy]
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A Lion in the CEO’s Chair - ... The primary consumers is the next level up from the producer level. Animals like rabbits, camels, and goats are on this level. They eat the producers and are mostly not a threat just as the servers and makers of the workforce are not to any other higher positions. They all run around with an “ignorance is bliss” attitude. They show up to do their job, nothing less, nothing more. Rabbits, along with the other primary consumers, do not call any shots in the jungle. A primary in the workforce does not have any followers, only resources....   [tags: workplace, hierarchy, partner] 765 words
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Same-Sex Marriage: All for Love and Love for All - The faint beep from a machine echoes in a hospital room, no one is in the room to react to the noise. The partner of the patient is not allowed to see him during his last moments alive because they are not legally married. Marriage equality is much more than just a piece of paper or a word; it gives rights to those who would not have them without marriage. Marriage equality should be allowed in all 50 states because without it the country can never be truly successful. Marriage is known as being united to someone legally, regardless of gender or age....   [tags: partner, traditional marriage]
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U.S. Policy Response to Japanese Claims over the Islands - Japan is considered by the United States as an important foreign policy partner, especially in the security arena (Chanlett-Avery, 2013). As strong allies, both the U.S. and Japan work closely together in order to contain the rising China. That is also because of the fact that despite Washington’s take for a neutral position in the regarding the Islands, the U.S. is compelled to re-affirm its commitment under Article V of the Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security (Jiji Press English News Service, 2012)....   [tags: important foreing policy partner] 696 words
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The Human Papillomavirus and How to Prevent Its Spread - ... People are also becoming sexually active at younger ages before they receive education about safe sex at school or at home, which is also a factor in the spread of HPV in the population. Most people do not exhibit negative symptoms from the virus; indeed, some of them may not even know they have contracted it, for the body can clear out the virus on its own ninety percent of the time (“What is HPV?” 2013). HPV can cause worldwide illness, becoming easier and easier to spread with the advances in technology that allow people, and thus diseases, to travel across the world with ease....   [tags: sexual partner, std] 703 words
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Lessening the Occurrence of Domestic Violence - ... The exact opposite was known to be true. , it started off working wonderfully but then took a turn for the worst. After 20 years of this law being enacted, it has become realized that it is having a very deadly side effect. After recent comparisons were made, such of the comparisons made by Radha Iyengar (a well-known writer for the New York Times ) it can be seen that in the case of states that were using the mandatory arrest for domestic violence system showed a drastic increase where the number of homicides committed in that region had increased up to 50% in the 20 year span (When Harvard University did this study, they arrived at the statistics which derived that states that enact t...   [tags: intimate partner violence] 2024 words
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The Non-Abusive Parent: The Mother - There is some evidence that child sexual abuse has been decreasing over the past few years; however, this does not mean the effects are any less traumatic for the victim or his or her non-abusive parent (Martinez, 2009, p. 1). It is estimated that between 12% and 35% of females as well as 4% and 9% of males are child sexual abuse victims. That is roughly 1 in 6 females and 1 in 12 males are sexually abused in childhood (Martinez, 2009, p. 1). While much of the focused research is on the child victim, and rightfully so, there remains another much less talked about victim: the non-abusive parent....   [tags: guilt, society, crimes, partner] 2245 words
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Women's Studies Term Paper - Throughout the past few decades, the roles that women play have drastically changed in some aspects, but in other aspects, women’s roles are more similar than we think. My interviewee is my grandmother, Annie Caffee. She is an African American woman, who is 64 years of age. My interviewee grew up in the Washington, D.C. area, and currently resides in Upper Marlboro, MD. I interviewed her about the following topics: Violence against women, women bodies and health, women and sexuality, women and work, women spirituality and religion, and lastly women and politics....   [tags: Partner Violence, Government Roles]
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Muslim Women's Rights: Misunderstood - “And they (women) have rights similar to those (of men) over them in a just manner… (Surah Al Baqarah 2-228) Islam is a religion of peace, equality, and tolerance. It discusses the issues of life regarding to politics, academics, social, economics, and spirits. In addition, there are also rights and obligations for men and women to act according to Islamic teachings for their prosperity in this world as well as in the eternal life. With respect to women’s rights in Islam, non-Muslims interpret the Islamic teaching in an erroneous manner due partly to lack of understanding; however, it is also partly due to bad conduct of some Muslims in Muslim countries....   [tags: freedom, education, career, partner] 868 words
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How to Be Independent in a Relationship? - Often, if you look around, you will find that most people give utmost importance to their partners. Surely, it is a good sign, until you reach the state wherein you constantly think about ways to keep him//her happy. So what does it take to be independent in a relationship, without jeopardizing your own happiness. Well, for most, the idea of an independent relationship relates to be able to go out with pals, relaxing on a Sunday morning and having some sort of command over the remote when watching television with the partner....   [tags: partner, happy, space, friends, hobbies] 777 words
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Aspects of Danger Affecting Hispanic Domestic Violence - Acculturation and intimate partner are risk factors.). According to Garcia, Hurwitz and Kraus (2005), the majority of Latinas who were classified at the lowest acculturation level were at risk. Intimate partner violence female targets are more prone to self soothe themselves by medicating themselves with alcohol in answer to the IPV; furthermore, a model mentioned both Mexicans American men and women recounted comparable rates of IPV abuse and battering (Cunradi 2009). At any rate, Latinas who had the smallest acculturation were not expected to notify authorities or seek help (Garcia, Hurwitz and Kraus, 2005)....   [tags: Acculturation, Intimate Partner, Risk Factors]
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How to Stop Being Jealous in a relationship? - ... Be positive Jealousy often comes as a package deal with some of the painful experiences of the past that person , making him / her is hard to trust anyone . If you have gone through a horrible experience in the past concerning fraud or dishonest ex-partner , then jealousy is very clear for you . Warranted a little bit of fear and jealousy directed but again a lot of it , it is always harmful . You trust your partner , and not all the fingers in the hand are the same. Remember that the fear of losing what you have , and will prevent you from having it in the first place....   [tags: self-esteem, fraud or dishonest ex-partner] 869 words
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The Secret Woman: Eva Braun - ... It was in April of 1945 in Berlin where the ceremony happened, tragically a day before both of their deaths. Although they were close companions for many years, Eva never did influence any of Hitler’s decisions in relation to the war. Although Eva is viewed by some as the most villainous woman in history, she affected Hitler in ways that most would not think of. For the first part of their relationship, Eva and Hitler rarely saw each other. Eva would weep and make it obvious that she was distraught when Hitler was away....   [tags: Hitler's partner in crime]
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Analysis of Symbiosis Between Medicago Truncatula and Sinorhizobium Meliloti - ... meliloti symbiosis. 2. The authors posit that both partner choice and sanctions exists in Medicago truncatula-Sinorhizobium meliloti symbiosis because M. truncatula selects the S. meliloti and mutualistic individuals are rewarded while the non-mutualistic ones are sanctioned. 3. In order to investigate the existence of partner choice and sanctions, the M. truncatula fixed line F83-005 was grown under with two different S. meliloti strain: non-nitrogen-fixing strain (STM 5472) and nitrogen-fixing strain (STM 5480)....   [tags: nodules, partners, strain] 850 words
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Do Gender Differences and Love Styles Affect People's Decision in Selecting Potential Partners - To study whether gender differences and love styles affect people’s decision in selecting potential partners, Group2 conducted an online survey with 87 participants, which are the students in CUHK. The first part of the survey is the love attitude scales test, which is used to differentiate 6 types of the love styles . Participants needed to rate 42 love items in a 5-point numerical scales. Then participants needed to rate 18 mate selection criteria in a 4-point numerical scales in the second part of the survey, which is used to measure the dependent variables: the mate selection preferences....   [tags: Review of Group 2's presentation]
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Societal Intolerance of Interracial Relationships - ... Within the lands of Hawaii different kinds of ethnicities reside where Non-whites are the majority and whites are the minority. According to the article “Interracial relationships in hawaii: issues, benefits, and therapeutic interventions.” this causes a more accepting and encouraging society for interracial dating and marriage (2003). Scholars have reported that the emotional benefits of interracial marriages have increased opportunities for development of personal growth, social competence, as well as social network development....   [tags: stressors, partners, ostracism and opposition] 2015 words
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Business: Sustainability and The Traditional Theory - ... Also, an enterprise would contribute to the society and environment by producing and developing new ideas everyday of how to save the planet. The traditional economists believe an enterprise to be a money sucking institution; rather they must understand it as an institution that does the following: a. Improves the lives of the people by producing goods and by rendering the services. b. They improve the quality of life that is lived by the citizens by giving them jobs and by allowing them to use their ideas to make new inventions each and every day, so that the lives of the other people can me made better....   [tags: decision, customers, partners, shareholders] 1261 words
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Preventing Cervical Cancer with the HPV Vaccination - ... It is also believed that parents’ lack of knowledge regarding the vaccine and risks associated with it make it harder for them to decide if it’s appropriate for their child. Such risks include side effects such as pain, redness and swelling at the site of the shot. Serious side effects include headaches, fevers and nausea. Since the human papilloma virus is not transmitted from everyday contact and is neither considered potentially dangerous for children. State legislations make it questionable if vaccination should become mandatory, while the infection of the virus is only transmittable through sexual contact and neither is it transmitted by casual contact or considered potentially dang...   [tags: women, health, sex partners]
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The Traditional Definition of Marriage - ... The gay-marriage debate would thus be solved, at least logistically, though not morally or theologically. The state could grant all couples, gay or straight, their marriage licenses, and individual churches or denominations could decide to bless the committed, loving union of same-sex couples, or not. Opponents would say that the idea of the separation of church and state is taken out of context when thought of in this manner. They propose that the law was only put in place to protect the church from the state, to block them out....   [tags: families, partners, civil contract] 1393 words
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The Link between Business Ethics and Organizational Reputation - “Trust and reputation are built over many years and take but an instant to be destroyed” (Trevino & Nelson, 2011, p. xiii). The link between business ethics and an organization’s reputation are critical. Doing the right thing for the right reason helps to enhance an organization’s reputation while building their ethical capital. As ethical debacles regularly occur, it is clear that business ethics are not a fad (Trevino & Nelson, 2011). In this paper I will show how interconnected, or linked business ethics and organizational reputation are....   [tags: stakeholders, partners, corporations]
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Sex and the Middle Schooler - A parent does not want to think about their little middle schooler having sex. It is not possible. They are too young at this age. We all want to think this. Are middle schoolers really having sex. If so, what should we (parents, teachers, etc.) do about it. The media talks about preteens and teens and sex but how close is this to the truth. We have heard about rainbow parties in which girls would wear different colors of lipstick and take turns servicing a boy until they left rainbow rings with their lipstick (Young, 2006)....   [tags: media, sexual partners, intercourse]
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Taking a Look at Antenna Technology - ... Jing Pei et al. [15] this paper illustrates miniaturized dual-band printed antenna with a defected ground plane for wireless local area network (WLAN) applications. L-shaped Geometry is used for defected ground structur. Frequencies of operation used in this paper are 2.4GHz and 5.2/5.8 GHz. Effect of better impedance matching and bandwidth using defected ground structure is presented in the paper. Effects of varying dimensions of key structure parameters on the antenna performance are also studied....   [tags: partners in the communication revolution] 1327 words
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Companies Work with External Partners - ... The following essay will outline Siemens’ complexity of organizational structure and top down management problem and will be further analyzed through lenses of the creative climate framework and outline the difference between closed and open innovation. Challenge When Open Innovation was first considered in Siemens, several Business Unit Leaders were concerned that ”business was too complex for open innovation, and it would take too much effort to manage the process and to train [people] to use technologies effectively” (Hutter et al, 2009)....   [tags: universities, research, technology] 984 words
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