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Cause and Effect of my Hallucinations

- The cause and effect of drugs seems like an easy topic to write about, you take drugs to get high and the effect is that it screws up your life. Well, thats just stating the obvious. My story is slightly more unique than that. I started drugs because I was not satisfied with the everyday life. Life was just too boring and routine for me. My sophomore year of high school I discovered my brother's ADHD medication, Adderal. My first experiences with Adderal were pure satisfaction. Take enough of the drug and you will sit in one spot for 8 hours talking your head off and it will feel as if it was only one hour....   [tags: Cause and Effect, Hallucinations, ]

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Divorce - Cause and Effect

- Divorce Cause and Effect In today’s society, divorce is more the norm than ever before. Forty percent of all marriages end in divorce. Divorce defined by Webster is the action or an instance of legally dissolving a marriage [1]. Divorce itself is both a cause and an effect. Some of the causes of divorce include the lack of money, sexual indiscretion and the ease of getting a divorce. These are some of the most common causes of divorce. Further, the effects of a divorce seem insurmountable when comparing the grief it causes on both parties....   [tags: Cause and Effect]

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Cause-Effect Essay: Deforestation

- People have been deforesting the Earth for thousands of years, primarily to clear land for crops or livestock. Although tropical forests are largely confined to developing countries, they aren’t just meeting local or national needs; economic globalization means that the needs and wants of the global population are bearing down on them as well. Direct causes of deforestation are agricultural expansion, wood extraction (e.g., logging or wood harvest for domestic fuel or charcoal), and infrastructure expansion such as road building and urbanization....   [tags: Cause and Effect Essay]

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Pet Overpopulation: Cause and Effect of Homeless Pets

- A harmless visit to the neighborhood pet store turns into a ruthless encounter for me. Every Saturday, Pecan (my dog) and I visit a local pet store to purchase food and treats for her. Pecan and I pass by a dozen of shelter volunteers eagerly showcasing homeless dogs before entering the pet store. Shelter volunteers are special because they are willing to devote their Saturday morning to help homeless pets. On the way I stop and great each volunteer and dog, then I walk away emotionally grieving and trying to holding back tears....   [tags: cause and effect essays, pet adoption]

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Cause and Effect Essay - The Right Of Way

- Cause and Effect Essay - The Right Of Way         In the state of Washington, pedestrians have always had the right of way. However, the recent enforcement of this law is causing traffic problems citywide. Traffic tends to come to a screeching halt without any warning. I was driving North on Nevada Street in Spokane, three of four lanes of traffic had stopped to allow a man and a young child to cross the street, the fourth lane of traffic had not stopped. Finally a car in that fourth lane of traffic stopped, causing the car behind it to slam on the brakes, literally coming to a screeching halt....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - The True Cause of School Shootings

- Most of us learned when we were very young that we should not judge by appearances. But, in the aftermath of massacres in schools everywhere, a sane person has to take seriously what the material world shows - and pass judgment. After all, a lack of judgment and subsequent action may lead to further youth violence. This event has been thoroughly dissected by a whole herd of politicians and pundits over a period of some months. But they have, unfortunately, failed to reach the heart of the matter....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay: Lying

- Can you remember the last time someone lied to you. Or how about the last time you lied to someone else. Did you ever stop and ask yourself why. There are so many different reasons that a person might lie. Maybe a lie about something to keep oneself out of trouble, or even a lie to impress other people. But either way there are always going to be serious consequences or effects of lying.      People lie everyday to, in someway or another, keep themselves out of trouble. Many teenagers will lie to their parents about what they are doing for the evening, how much of their homework they have done, or how that glass vase got broken while they were out of town....   [tags: Cause and Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Causes of School Violence

-   The United States is facing an epidemic of seriously violent crimes in middle schools and high schools across the country. At least fifty people have died due to a series of high school shootings. These shooting rampages have occurred across the United States in 13 cities ranging from Pennsylvania to southern Mississippi and to western California. Just when the murder rampages seem to be subsiding, another tragedy occurs. Preventive measures have been taken by the government and school systems....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Moving to a Large City

- Cause and Effect Essay - Moving to a Large City Whoosh. That is the precise sound I heard as the crazed flock of travelers headed for the train terminal. My best friend, Stacy, and I were left disoriented and understandably confused once the crowd thinned. We were at Madison Square Garden at the train terminal awaiting our train back to the hotel; it was our first trip to New York City. As one may imagine, it was a fascinating and surreal voyage into extreme urban life. It was so enthralling and exciting that afterward I felt compelled to make a permanent trek to a large city....   [tags: Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause Effect Essay - Consequences of Too Many Cats

- Cause Effect Essay - Consequences of Too Many Cats We have five cats that live in our house. This was not our original plan, but it turned out that way. My family got two tortoiseshell-colored kittens, Kit-Fat and Minkie when I was nine and my sister was seven. Two years later, we were preparing to move to the country, and our pastor's daughter had three kittens to give away. Our pastor convinced us that we needed cats outside in the country. At that age, Risa and I were greatly in love with kittens....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Impact of Stereotypes and Stereotyping

- Cause and Effect Essay - The Impact of Stereotypes In today's society, our natural reaction is to put people into a specific class that we feel they fit into upon our first impression. When we were in high school, they were called clicks. There were your jocks and your cheerleaders, who were usually the most popular students. Along with stoners, nerds, and then the people who really didn't fit into any crowd, they were just there. When we were in high school, all of us wanted to be in the "cool crowd"....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause Effect Essay - The Causes of Date Rape

- Cause Effect Essay - The Causes of Date Rape There is no one direct cause of date rape. Although there are usually three key elements involved, socialization, miscommunication, and/or changing sexual mores. In a general sense, traditional male and female roles in society are part of the problem. Men are taught at a very early age to be aggressors; they participate in aggressive team sports, are encouraged to be competitive, not to give up, to keep on trying. They are encouraged to have strong sexual feelings and to experiment with their sexual satisfaction as a part of their masculinity....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Money Causes Unhappiness

- Although it has been said that money is the root of all evil, many people actually believe that they would be happier if they were wealthier. Could this be correct. This essay will support the thesis that not only does the pursuit of wealth not lead to happiness; it may actually make us unhappy. Tim Kasser has written an excellent short book describing the scientific evidence relating to materialism and happiness. Kasser gives one striking quotation concerning Jim Clark, the founder of Netscape and other computer companies: "Before Silicon Graphics, Clark said a fortune of $10 million would make him happy; before Netscape, $100 million; before Healtheon, a billion; now, he told Lewis, 'On...   [tags: Cause and Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Christianity Causes Divorce

- Cause and Effect Essay - Christianity Causes Divorce “Bible Belt Couples ‘Put Asunder’ More,” the New York Times proclaimed on May 21 of this year: “The divorce rate in many parts of the Bible Belt is roughly 50% above the national average.” So much for the notion that secularism is to blame for the decline of traditional families, among other frequently lamented social ills. Apparently, in a least a few states, the divorce rate correlates to an excess of piety, not the absence of it. What do we make of this amusing correlation....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Factory Farms Cause Sickness and Pollution

- Cause and Effect Essay - Factory Farms Cause Sickness and Pollution There is little doubt that animals raised on small-scale diverse farms are apt to be healthier. When allowed to range freely, particularly in organically maintained yards and pastures, they receive more exercise, their diet is more varied and they are exposed to commensal bacteria that help exclude, and build resistance to, harmful pathogens. Some organic practitioners also argue that free-ranging animals actively seek out plants with medicinal properties that can build their resistance to illness, When Livestock production is carried out on a scale that suits the global market, however, huge numbers of animals are kept i...   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay: Divorce Causes Problems For Children

- For a child, it is very hard loosing a parent. The child's life becomes more stressful because of economic loss and the loss of a supportive parent. Since many children do not adjust well, their behavior is affected. The change is devastating for many children and it affects their entire life. Divorce of parents causes many problems and affects children negatively. The loss of a parent can cause loss in knowledge, skills, and resources from the parents. They loose such things as support from the parent in finances, emotions, and care....   [tags: Cause and Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - The Causes of America’s Social Problems

- Cause and Effect Essay - The Causes of America’s Social Problems The causes of social problems exist on many levels. When we ask why social problems such as poverty, unemployment, crime, and war exist, each time we determine a cause, we can ask "why" again, as children often do until they are hushed. Poverty exists because some folks can't find jobs or the jobs pay poorly. But then why is the wage level so low. Because of the tax and land-tenure systems. Why do we have those systems. Because special interests pay to legislate it....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - McDonald's Causes More Deaths than Terrorists

- Cause and Effect Essay - McDonald's Causes More Deaths than Terrorists It was probably inevitable that one day people would start suing McDonald's for making them fat. That day came this summer, when New York lawyer Samuel Hirsch filed several lawsuits against McDonald's, as well as four other fast-food companies, on the grounds that they had failed to adequately disclose the bad health effects of their menus. One of the suits involves a Bronx teenager who tips the scale at 400 pounds and whose mother, in papers filed in U.S....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect Essay - Emergency Contraception Causes Abortion

- Emergency Contraception Causes Abortion       Brown University associate professor of medicine, Ralph Miech, M.D., Ph.D., stated the abortive nature of EC in the Providence Journal on August 3, 1998: "This type of pill causes an abortion. From a pharmacologic perspective, this type of pill should be called an 'abortion-after pill'."   The question must be asked: "How is this contraception?" Women are being falsely led to believe that these pills are contraceptive in nature. But one of their common and intended modes of action is to prevent the development of the embryo, resulting in his or her death....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause Effect Essay - The Causes of Teen Suicide

- The purpose of this paper is to explain the causes of teen suicide. This paper will include statistics and some background information on suicide survivors. Also this report will discuss some warning signs of teen suicide. It is important to take the subject of suicide seriously. It doesn't seem right that a teenager, who has lived for such a short time, would choose to die, but those who can't get over their depression sometimes do. Teen suicide is the third leading cause of death for young people aged 15 to 24 and the fourth leading cause of death for persons between the ages of 10 and 14 and it seems to be on the rise....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays Teenager]

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Cause and Effect Essay: Deteriorating Health Causes Problems for Elderly Drivers

- Driving is a simple task that many of us do on a daily basis. Most people are safe drivers, while a few are incapable of driving safely. Safe and capable is how most senior citizens can be viewed; however, there are some factors that can make a senior citizen dangerous behind the wheel. Some of the problems with the elderly today are that their reflexes react slower, they are hearing impaired, or a physical health change can be a big problem. Research has shown everyone ages differently and growing old does not necessarily mean a person becomes a safety hazard on the road....   [tags: Cause and Effect Essays]

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The Cause and Effects of Sterotyping

- Stereotyping, which can be used positively and negatively, is something everyone uses every day; it is found in our humor, how people describe one another, and beliefs. People stereotype without knowing it; it is a way we use to help us understand a group. The problem with stereotyping is that it’s a self –opinion about a group, not an individual. Everyone has their own unique and distinct personalities, just as everyone has their own fingerprints so it is unfair to be judged quickly by people who do not know others as an individual....   [tags: Cause/Effect]

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Phobias: The Cause, the Effect and the Solution

- Phobias: The Cause, the Effect and the Solution Phobias that happen during early childhood can lead to social anxieties and to certain life changing disorders. Phobia, by definition is an extremely strong dislike or fear of someone or something. However it is not just a dislike, it is a factor that can rule someone's entire life. The individual that suffers from this disorder commits great lengths to avoid the object. If unavoidable the individual with go through the situation with great distress....   [tags: Psychology, Disorder, Dislike]

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Racism : The Cause And Effect Of Racism

- ... Johann Friedrich Blumenbach used physical characteristics to construct his subcategories. (Yudell) Then eventually eugenics ideologies were developed to combat cognitive dissonance. Now let’s start by defining racism and prejudice because numerous of people tend to confuse the two. According to US Civil Rights Commission, "racism is any action or attitude, conscious or unconscious, that subordinates an individual or group based on skin colour or race." Prejudice is the unjustified or incorrect attitude (usually negative) towards an individual based solely on the individual’s membership of a social group....   [tags: Race, Racism, White people, Scientific racism]

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Cause And Effect Of Comedy And Action

- ... The originals are always going to be better than the remakes, I think that they should focus more on new ideas for scary movies and less on how much they going to make, or how they can get a classic, and turn it into something full of crap. Well Santos 2 anyways, I have focused too much on scary movies already. Now let me talk to you about other genres of movies. There are different types of genres which are better than Horror, in my case it is Comedy and Action. In comedy get to experience a new sensation that they can’t feel anywhere else, in those 2 hours of the movie, people forget about all their problems....   [tags: Genre, Film, Horror film, Hero]

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Polygamy : Cause And Effect / Solution

- ... Many religions have practiced polygamy and still do today. 1. The most common religions were Muslims and Mormons. It was actually banned from the Mormon Church in earlier years and those who still wanted to practice polygamy were removed from the LDS church (Latter Day Saints Mormon Church) (Layton, 2004). 2. Mormon men who still practice polygamy today refer to Joseph Smith’s (founder of Mormonism) ideas and believe that if they have at least three wives, that they will become “Gods” in Heaven....   [tags: Polygamy, Marriage, Monogamy]

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Seneca Cause And Effect ( Revision )

- ... They have one job and it is to teach, but what they teach is up to them. Seneca’s questions in the quote, the content of what teachers are teaching. Most students’ motives for going to school are just to get an education but not many think of learning the meaning of life, or the love for others. Seneca writes, “Certain persons have made up their minds that the point at issue with regard to the liberal studies is whether they make men good; but they do not even profess or aim at a knowledge of this particular subject.” Seneca stresses that the teachers at hand that do teach on a liberal arts environment still lack the “good” they are trying to teach....   [tags: Human, Meaning of life, History of education]

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Hume's Ideas on Cause and Effect

- Hume and Cause and Effect Cause and effect is a tool used to link happenings together and create some sort of explanation. Hume lists the “three principles of connexion among ideas” to show the different ways ideas can be associated with one another (14). The principles are resemblance, contiguity, and cause and effect. The focus of much of An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding falls upon the third listed principle. In Section I, Hume emphasizes the need to uncover the truths about the human mind, even though the process may be strenuous and fatiguing....   [tags: Empiricists, Empiricism]

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Cause and Effect According to Hume

- Hume starts to have skeptical doubts about the operations of understanding. He says there are two types of human understanding (only one of them concerns his inquiry into what we know to be true or certain). Hume says that all of the faculties of human reasoning are divided into two kinds; relations of ideas and matters of fact. Relations of Ideas are knowledge that is found of the sciences or mathematics. They are required without experience and can be proved without experience, for example, the Pythagorean Theorem....   [tags: philosophical analysis]

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Cause And Effect Of Domestic Violence

- ... It is known, that physical and/or sexual violence has a great impact on the overall mental health of the victims. Women present significant symptoms of anxiety, anguish, fatigue, headaches, tension and other psychosomatic symptoms. Most common, however, were symptoms of depression and deterioration in self-esteem. Of even greater concern, is thoughts and attempts of suicide, which is seen by victims as a real alternative and sometimes the only solution to their situation. Also, feelings of fatigue, irritability, insomnia and other problems have a direct impact on physical and mental health....   [tags: Abuse, Child abuse, Physical abuse]

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Cause And Effect Of A Death

- ... Before World War I, the following military alliances had already existed: France and Russia, Belgium, France and Britain, and Britain and Japan, Serbia and Russia, and of course, Germany and Austria-Hungar; this meant that if one of these countries were attacked, the allied nations had a military agreement to defend them ("Austria – Hungary"). This was the case with the alliance between Serbia and Russia when Austria- Hungary declared war on the Serbian nation. In the mist of the beginning of 1914, a Serbian-nationalist extremist group named “The Black Hand” sent several of its members to murder the Archduke of Austria-Hungary, and an initial attempt was unsuccessful when an...   [tags: World War I, Bosnia and Herzegovina]

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Cause and Effect of Divorce

- Cause and Effect of Divorce “DIVORCE” – Just the sound of such word in any married couple or children’s ear can cause great agony that can even become terminal. Research and personal experience, has proven that in today's society, divorce is more common amongst newlyweds. Since 2009 the rate of divorce has increased to approximately forty percent, There are three out of every ten marriage that ends up in divorce before it reaches the stage of maturity, and the most prevalent results are – lack of communication and infidelity....   [tags: Family Relationships]

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A Cause And Effect Essay

- ... This shows how the existence of gun in massive numbers causes not only teenagers to involve in violence but also children. Guns should be kept away from Teeangers and kids in order to reduce the number of civilians’ death due to gun violence in USA. Therefore, the effect of gun availability resulted in the massacre included schools and different places. "One of the school shooting was in the Columbine High School on April 20,1999, when two high school students, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold entered their Alma mater and killed 13 people, also injuring an additional 21 students"(Moore Bowling For Columbine Movie)....   [tags: Columbine High School massacre]

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Military War: Cause and Effect

- Military War cause and effect All living things need the resources provided by our natural world to live, leading to them adapting to specific environments. Animals in particular are mobile creatures that move from place to place searching for the best environments for their survival. The most intelligent creatures in our animal world are human beings and like other animals, they moved from place to place while organized into races in search of the elusive desirable environments. However, there is always the likelihood of finding fellow humanity already thriving in that environment....   [tags: Resources, Power, Self-Defense]

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Causation: Understanding the Process of Cause and Effect

- Causation is a process that happens due to constant human action throughout our day-to-day lives. In saying this, very simply describing it as such can derive a definition; causation is the action of causing something (Oxford Dictionaries 2014). David Hume, a well known philosopher on the topic of causation observes that while we may understand that two events seem to occur in conjunction, there is no way for us to know the nature of the connection (T. Honderich 2001). Hume provides an exceptionally strong argument that this paper will support and attempt by using examples in order to reinforce and justify why Hume’s theory is still relevant....   [tags: Hume, phylosophical analysis]

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The Cause And Effect Of Vaccination Shots

- ... Scientists and doctors did not vaccinated babies at this time because the shot may have been too powerful for babies. Two years, later babies started catching tuberculosis because adults were spreading the disease (Brooks) .Due to babies catching multiple diseases, vaccination shots are introduced to babies after birth. Doctors have tested vaccine shots over the years. The test result validated that vaccine shot is very effective with preventing diseases. Over 50 years ago, a case of the diseases measles was found(Sachs)....   [tags: Vaccination, Vaccine, Immune system]

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The Cause and Effect of the Tsunami in Thailand in 2004

- The Cause and Effect of the Tsunami in Thailand in 2004 The tsunami in Thailand that occurred on December 26, 2004, was by far the largest tsunami catastrophe in human history. It was triggered by a magnitude 9.1-9.3 earthquake along the Indian-Australian subduction zone off the northern coast of Sumatra. The tsunami waves traveled primarily in the east to west direction and caused major damage along the coasts of southern Thailand. Unpredictably, it was a violent earthquake beneath the sea that initiated the massive waves and struck more than a dozen countries in Southern Asia....   [tags: Natural Disaster, Tsunami]

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Cause And Effect Of No Child Left Behind

- ... Hobart writes, “While I still connect my lesson plans to students’ lives and work to make it real, this no longer is my sole focus” (Hobart). What she is saying is her focus has had to change to what seems to be like a prep course for students. School is now only a place to learn how to take tests which are not based on correct or justifiable information. However, they are tests that tries to trick students with vocabulary and opinionated questions. It no longer helps students find a passion, or learn how to be different....   [tags: Education, Standardized test]

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Cause and Effect of Illegal Immigration

- Illegal immigration still remains as one of the major problems on the U.S-Mexico border in our country. The effect of having illegal immigrants in our country puts the U.S in a dire situation. Many people are even starting to question the authority of the U.S. Customs and U.S. Border Patrol agents. Even though Homeland Security is always consistently hiring for U.S customs and border patrol agents to watch over the southern border to make sure no illegal immigrants sneak into the U.S. Many people are blaming illegal immigration for the loss of “American” jobs and why many Americans cannot find work today in the U.S....   [tags: Immigration ]

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Cause And Effect Of Alcohol Abuse

- ... The introduction mainly discussed the relationship between the two and at the same time identifies the causation factor for suicide in relation with alcohol abuse. This includes the effects of alcohol, including psychiatric disorder, anxiety, schizophrenia and other mental health issues and problems that may lead to an act of suicide. The introduction was very well written and easy to understand. It offers more than just statistical data, such as prevalence. The introduction showed the relationship between alcohol and suicide behavior by discussing the factors that can contribute or trigger suicide and the effects of alcohol on these triggers, the introduction clarified the relationship...   [tags: Suicide, Mental disorder, Bipolar disorder]

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Cause And Effect Over Anti Vaccination

- ... They wish to extinguish diseases like measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) or HIV and AIDS. The people that oppose vaccination, believes that vaccinations do more harm than good. In todays society there is an astonishing amount of information that is available to the public. From all the media outlets like the News, film documentaries, books, our peers who make assumptions, our health care providers and the internet. Most of the information on vaccines comes from the internet. 47% were pro-vaccination and about 43% of the information is anti-vaccination and 10% were neutral on the subject of vaccination....   [tags: Vaccination, Vaccine, Public health, Health care]

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Bullycide: A Cause and Effect

- Donald and Jimmy were completely tired of their bully, Michael. He stood an entire foot taller than both of them and was the master of intimidation. He forced them to do everything for him including chores and homework. He also found it entertaining to punch and throw things at them. Little did he know that this would all end very soon. One warm morning in the summer of 1946, the boys brought the 11-year-old to a nearby pond. They stood there in horrid as they watched Michael use his knife to carve a living turtle right out of its shell along the shore....   [tags: Psychology, Juvenile Crime]

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Cause and Effect

- Cause and Effect of Price Wars When large sums of money are at stake, many companies bend and flex to their limits to guarantee defeat over the competition. Sometimes they take a loss in one area for a gain in another area. There is a cause for every action the company makes, and in return for their action there is an effect. Although the effect can sometimes be pre-determined, no one is really sure what the outcome is going to be until the time comes. There are millions of cars on the road today and they all require tires....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Cause and effect

- Jim Patrick, the foreman and partial owner of DHIP Construction and Remodeling, is an ideal subject in a case study on cause and effect relationships. In November of 2004, Jim was contracted to construct a two-level roof-top deck and convert a window to a door at Zhanna and Andrew’s house in Baltimore. At the onset of the project, Jim estimated that the job would be complete within approximately three weeks. After the first week, Andrew began referring Jim to friends who needed the services of a contractor because of the apparent workmanship of the job and the fact that his project was moving at an excellent pace....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Cause And Effect Of Drinking Alcohol

- ... The sociability among friends, the confidence and the buzz that drinking gives them, are the key points when it comes to the causes of teenage drinking. Drinking alcohol is an unhealthy habit that leads to many effects on the individual particularly and upon the society in general. Researches show that use of technology is many of the factors that cause deaths in car crashes. The use of mobile that is talking to someone can distract the driver’s attention on road especially young think they have the skill to drive and talk at the same time but to their immaturity at times yields to accidents....   [tags: Alcoholic beverage, Drinking culture, Alcoholism]

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Cause and Effect of Anorexia

- “I look like a normal, well-adjusted 15-year-old high school sophomore. I like talking to friends on the phone, riding my bike, watching TV, and spending time with my boyfriend. I make above average grades and like math and science classes the best. However, about a year ago, my weight dropped to 72 pounds. I lay in a hospital bed with unkempt hair, fragile limbs and a sunken face. I was seriously ill. The villainous disease was not cancer or AIDS. I had anorexia, a condition which afflicts many teens and young adults, especially young women.” Holly (Caringonline.org) Anorexia is a type of eating disorder who has an intense fear of gaining weight....   [tags: Health, Diseases]

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Cause And Effect Of Bullying

- ... In females we see popularity as a common issue, where in males we see strength or numbers as a greater issue. Females commonly tend to use their popularity to put down other students (Landstedt). Sometimes it is through name calling, and other times rumors are spread to destroy the victim’s state of mind, and self-esteem. In male’s strength is an issue because a group of boys will pick on a weaker or smaller boy. These gender differences are bullying the most common form of in-school bullying because teenagers want to make themselves feel more popular or cooler than others....   [tags: Bullying, Gender, Suicide, Adolescence]

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Cause And Effect Of Drinking And Driving

- ... There can also be significant changes to employment, loss of work or a loss of the job because of an accident. The risk of these costs can be less if a person does not drive when they are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Furthermore, If, a person drinks at a party or somewhere else, then he should make sure that there is an alternative to reach the destination safely, rather than driving himself. Secondly, driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs can lead to legal penalties and jail....   [tags: Alcohol law, Drunk driving, Alcoholic beverage]

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Cause And Effect Of Hurricanes

- ... Wind speed picks up and starts rotating in a patters, and heavy rainfall begins. Winds increase to speeds of thirty-nine to seventy-three miles per hour. The storm becomes more organized due to intensifying circulation around the center of the storm. A tropical storm is given a name once winds exceed thirty-nine miles per hour. A pronounced rotation develops around the center of the storm with winds of the seventy-four miles per hour (). In this paper I will examine a theory about the impact of climate change on hurricanes....   [tags: Tropical cyclone, Wind, Atlantic Ocean]

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Teen Pregnancy Cause and Effect

- When you think of teen pregnancy, you probably think that there isn’t a positive thing you could say about it. Actually, there is one big thing people can get out of teen pregnancy, better education about sex and pregnancy. There are many things that contribute to this issue, shows like sixteen and Pregnant and Teen Mom are glamorizing teen pregnancy, which is actually a big issue and the blame should be placed on the parents and media. Peer pressure by friends can play a factor into the issue, if a child hangs out with a group of people that are sexually active, 9 out of 10 times that child is too....   [tags: peer pressure, reality shows]

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Cause and Effect of Female Inferiorization

- Why Women. Throughout mankind’s brief history, an easily observable multifaceted male power slant has stymied human potential, gaining stability in neither fact nor philosophy. Females are treated as inferior in almost every aspect of society. The need for male supremacy in civilization found its way into obsolescence during the age of early pastoralism, long before the common era. Nonetheless, the majority of the world persists to oppress women for a myriad of reasons, all of which unjustifiable and antiquated.The effects of female oppression, while instantaneously beneficial to men, are ultimately detrimental to mankind....   [tags: women, prison, prostitution]

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Cause And Effect Of Smoking Cigarettes

- ... Smoking in the twentieth century killed only 100 million people, whereas a billion could perish in our century unless we reverse course.” (Proctor 1). So based on this statistic alone this put a huge argument on why cigarettes should be banned. Vape pens otherwise known as E-cigarettes are battery-operated devices designed to deliver nicotine with flavorings and other chemicals to users in vapor instead of smoke. They can be manufactured to resemble traditional tobacco cigarettes, cigars or pipes....   [tags: Nicotine, Tobacco, Smoking, Tobacco smoking]

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Welfare Programs Cause Crime

- "Controlling violent crime is largely a state and local responsibility," declare Robert Moffit, Edwin Meese, and Patrick Fagan of the Heritage Foundation. "State and local officials," they say, "should take the initiative to identify and target the hard-core criminals who are committing the majority of crimes and implement tough policies to put them behind bars and keep them there. Mounting evidence shows that this approach works." Attacking the root causes of crime also makes sense, provided those causes are correctly identified....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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The Crucible Cause and Effect Essay

- In the Town of Salem Massachusetts, 1692, a group of adolescents are caught dancing in the forest. Among the adolescents in The Crucible, Abigail Williams and Mary Warren. The girls are horrified that they have been caught dancing, a sinful act, therefore they devise a story to evade punishment: they claim to have been bewitched. The first person who they accuse of witchcraft is a the black maid, Tituba. This results in her jail sentence as well as fearful suspicion throughout the town. Arthur Miller demonstrates the impact of lying as the girls recognise and manipulate their power in the town....   [tags: Arthur Miller play analysis]

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Cause And Effect Of Eating Habits

- ... When a person with this habit gets anxious they gnaw on their fingernails taking them down to the cuticle. Sometimes someone gets so nervous to the point that they try to bite deeper causing their fingernails to bleed. The fingernails become sore and prone to an infection caused by the open wounds. Doing this they may have problems later on with their nails, such as getting them to grow back to how they used to be. This person’s teeth also take a big risk; they may become weak and poorly aligned after chewing on nails for a long period of time....   [tags: Nicotine, Smoking, Tobacco, Bite]

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The Cause and Effect of HIV in Africa

- The Cause and Effect of HIV in Africa The ubiquitous acronym HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. It is a virus that gradually weakens the immune system until the body cannot fight off common infinitesimal infections such as pneumonia, diarrhea, the “flu”, and other illnesses. All of which can be part of the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, the final stage of HIV that usually develops between 2 to 10 years after the infection. This infection is frequently transmitted through unprotected intercourse with someone who has already been affected with HIV and is an increasing problem in Africa....   [tags: Biology Medical Biomedical Disease HIV AIDS]

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Cause and Effect of the Fitness Movement

- Cause and Effect of the Fitness Movement In our ever-changing society, the one common thread that now every American seems to possess is a desire to have a body that is not hour-glass (1950’s) nor waifish (1990’s), but one that is lean, trim, and can physically go the “extra mile”. I speculate that the all-around athletic look is so popular because it is probably one of the hardest body types to achieve. In earlier times, hour-glass figures were the product of genetics and corsets, and the emaciated Kate Moss look could simply be achieved by starvation....   [tags: Papers]

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World War I: Cause and Effect

- "War is the unfolding of miscalculations." - Barbara Tuchman The causes of World War I included a cultivating sense of nationalism leading to an arms race between Europe's paramount powers, all trying to establish superiority above others; militarism inaugurated to predominate across the globe. As the new kids on the block, Germany pursued the same imperialism as nations like France and Britain, with colonies stretching so far and wide that England was dubbed "the Empire on which the sun never sets." The war led to 8.5 million fatalities and the economic effects would be felt for years to come....   [tags: World War I]

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Cause and Effect of Cheating

- Academic learning in today’s changing world brings demands to future professionals. Whether in a traditional classroom, or through distance learning, one thing is similar and which cannot bring forth a successful educational future. One thing that can damage anyone’s academic future is plagiarism. Whether being the future of a straight “A” student, or a student who is just getting by. The fact remains that anyone can fall victim to plagiarism. Plagiarism is the use of other writer’s words without acknowledging the source and taking those words and passing them off as one’s own ideas (Jones, 2001)....   [tags: Plagiarism]

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Increasing the Gas Tax Would Cause an Improvement in the Environment

- Increasing the Gas Tax Would Cause an Improvement in the Environment Many people all over the world are concerned about pollution. Gasoline use in automobiles is one of the major causes of pollution. When gasoline is used it releases carbon dioxide, methane and nitrogen oxide. These are gasses that contribute to the Greenhouse Effect. The Greenhouse Effect refers to the trapping of the sun's radiation and is also used synonymously with Global Warming (greenfuels.org). Governments are trying to come up with alternatives to gasoline to improve or at least not hurt our environment as much as gasoline does....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Cause and Effect of Kristallnacht

- Cause and Effect of Kristallnacht The Holocaust was a great tragedy, but it didn't happen overnight. It was a long process of demeaning Jews as subhuman. This started as early as 1933 when Hitler first came to power. However, Kristallnacht, or The Night of the Broken Glass, was like the dam bursting. It was when the government of Germany encouraged its people to loot and burn Jewish shops, synagogues, and schools. In addition, many Jews were pulled out of their houses in the middle of the night and sent to concentration camps....   [tags: Papers]

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The Cause and Effect from the Cruel Act of Bullying

- Bullying has been around for a long time and its effects on the victims of such a cruel act can hurt them in many ways. Bullying is to treat in an overbearing or frightening manner. (The Free Dictionary, 2014) Ever since I was in middle school, I have seen the kids in my school get bullied and I myself have been bullied by others. It is cruel and mean to bully someone, and it is unfair to them. People who get bullied often either do not do well in school. Or are affected in an emotional way to where they do not want to socialize with others....   [tags: emotional toll, victim, school]

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Fishbone Diagrams Cause and Effect of Wastage Events

- ... Thus, there was no way for the staffs to learn and understand about the situation on high wastage of products within the lab. Additionally, the staffs also lacked knowledge on proper inventory management, such as checking the availability of the units and making decision on maintaining the right inventory level. There is no guideline or instruction setup for adjusting the number of units for weekly inventory. The weekly inventory supply is received twice a week from American Red Cross. Instead of receiving the entire order, it is important to adjust the number, on the basis of the demand of need and available inventory....   [tags: analysis, laboratory, management]

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The Cause and Effect of the Chesapeake Bay's Oyster Decline on the Bay

- The Chesapeake Bay is the largest estuary in the United States. It holds 18 hundred trillion gallons of water. The Bay is about 200 miles long, and is home to more than 17 million people. The importance of the Chesapeake Bay is incredible; two of the United States’ five major North Atlantic ports – Baltimore and Hampton Roads – are on the Bay. (Chesapeake Bay Program, n/d). The Chesapeake Bay provides shelter and food to all living things in the surrounding area. Both, people and animals, use the Bays resources every day and have done so for centuries....   [tags: chesapeake bay, oysters, agley]

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The Cause and Effect of Wal-Mart’s Marketing Power

- Cause and Effect of Wal-Mart’s In a time where the economy is at its lowest, Wal-mart, the leading retail company in the world, yielded nearly 17 billion dollars. Yet in spite of their soaring profits, over 40 percent of Wal-mart’s employees are struggling to support their families on their meager wages. To contest unfair treatment in the workplace; many employees who are tired of the retaliation, low wages, inadequate health care, and gender discrimination have joined forces nationwide to take a stand against this conglomerate by attempting to organize unions, protesting, and in cases of blatant abuse, filing lawsuits....   [tags: leading retail, sam walton]

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Link Cause Effect And Prevention Of Pressure Ulcers

- ... The nursing staff assessed the patient using the Barden tool and applied the other inclusion criteria. Then, a written consent obtained from the patients or their next kin, if they were unable to consent for four weeks. After allocation to experimental or control group, interventions carried out based on the study’s guidelines. A nurse performed a skin assessment at each repositioning and documented on the data collection sheet. The researchers continuously graded the skin changes during four weeks....   [tags: Nursing, Patient, Health care provider, Bedsore]

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The History, Cause and Effect, and Reasons for Piracy

- Piracy in Somalia What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word pirate. To this day, pirates are still roaming the oceans in search of some loot; not necessarily treasure, but food, money, or supplies necessary for survival. This research paper will examine the history of piracy, along with the causes and effects of pirate-related activity and why piracy still exists. What exactly is piracy. Well, it is the practice of attacking and robbing ships at sea. The basic concept behind piracy has remained the same for thousands of years, dating back to 14th century B.C....   [tags: pirates, vessels, sea]

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Cause and Effect and Non-Renewable Resources

- From the words of Mahatma Ghandi, “Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.” This quotation holds highly true, despite society’s lack of recognition towards the concept. We religiously use non-renewable resources to meet our wants and needs at a rate too rapid for the source to replenish, which is causing depletion levels to rise. As this is done, we are also releasing emissions into our atmosphere that destroy the ozone layer and increase the effects of global warming....   [tags: Earth, Ozone Layer, Atmosphere, Global Warming]

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Life Unexpected: Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

- Life Unexpected In life there is usually a cycle in the way that things work. If we do one thing it automatically leads to something else. It could be something unplanned that may turn out bad for us or even good for us in the end. This is known as cause and effect. Meaning that there is always something that is going to take place, which is the cause, and there is always going to be a consequence, which is the effect. In the book Frankenstein, written by Mary Shelley, there are many things that happen for cause and effect....   [tags: cause and effect, story analysis]

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Economic Decline on Mental Health

- Cause and Effect Economic Decline on Mental Health. When we hear the word Recession we automatically think money, unemployment, but what about the reality of the mental status of our generation that lived through the recession of 2008. What mental issues stem from the main issues of unemployment, and poverty due to the recession. What where the rising cost for mental health services due to the recession. Finally what will our generation carrying into the future due to living through the down turn of the economy....   [tags: Cause and Effect, Mental Health]

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Cause and Effect of Deforestation in Sumatra Forests

- ... Another cause of deforestation is illegal logging. Many people who cut down trees to sell to other companies. Illegal logging can include cutting down property that is either not theirs or is a protected species. The demand for plywood and hardwood have increased and because of this illegal logging has also increased. According to greenpeace.org fourty percent of the trees cut down in 1998 were from illegal productions. WWF’s research in 2002 shows that in Africa, rates of illegal logging vary from 50 percent in Cameroon and 70 percent in Guinea and 80 percent in Liberia (Greenpeace)....   [tags: palm oil plantations, endangered species]

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Cause and Effect: The Connect2 Complete Program

- At Owens Community College there is a course called ENG 090, which you learn more than just how to write but life experiences to who you can thank Bill Gates. He founded the Connect2Complete program which is his way of giving help to those, who might not be able to help themselves. On campus there is a food pantry, this is here so that no one has an excuse for not being able to complete their college work because of they are leaking household necessities. The C2C program sets up a group of civic ambassadors, student mentors, to help the students who go into their office and ask, they are willing to help the individual with any college problems they are having short of doing the work for you....   [tags: mentos, volunteering, class, learn]

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Sports Cause the Discussion of Ethical, Social and Cultural Issues

- Sports Promote Discussion of Ethical, Social and Cultural Issues   Abstract:  In contemporary American society, the pervasiveness of sports has become the vehicle for the discussion of important ethical and cultural issues. The typical American is included in this discussion due to this cultural saturation. This saturation plays an important role in public discourse. Sports provide an egalitarian platform for the daily discussion of important ethical, social and cultural issues. Throughout history, sports have been an integral part of human experience....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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Celiac Disease: Cause, Effect, and Mitigation

- Preparing a meal for adult women with celiac disease as well as a fish/shellfish allergies can a unique challenge. Gluten as well as seafood most be avoided in the diet, with some special dietary needs on top of that of a regular adult women. In the following a short description of what each celiac disease and fish/shellfish allergies are, how common they are, causes, diagnosis, treatment, and special dietary needs will be explained. Preceding this information an example of a two course meal will be laid out to provide an example of a meal holding in the restraints of the special dietary needs of this person....   [tags: Diseases, Disorders]

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The Causes of Divorce

- Cause and Effect Essay-The Causes of Divorce Relationships are all about give and take, and to maintain that balance people must be willing to do the work. Today dissolution of marriage is being used as the easy way out when couples no longer agree. When couples are incapable of maintaining a happy marriage, a divorce can be agreed upon. Divorce is more common nowadays, making the divorce rate a continual increase. About 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States divorce (Kazdin)....   [tags: cause and effect essay, relationships]

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Cause And Effect Of Diet And Exercise Into One

- ... I also learned that, thanks to my genes, if I eat a diet that is 30% or more from fat, I have an increased chance of having a higher BMI. This is good to know now, but it would have been nice to know earlier, before college and the Freshman Fifteen happened. At least I know what to do now, in part, to keep my BMI at a healthy level. Research by Corella, et al., found that people with my genotype, AA, who ate 30% or more of their diet from fats were associated with a higher BMI than individuals with only one A or the GG variation (Corella, et al., 2007)....   [tags: Obesity, Weight loss, Cancer, Nutrition]

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The Effect of Family Violence on Youth Violence

- The Effect of Family Violence on Youth Violence   Everyday, a child witnesses an act of violence. Not on television but in their own home. "Family and home are not havens in which a child finds nurturing and safety, but rather a battleground where fear, anxiety, confusion, anger, and disruption are significant threads in the tapestry of home life," Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing. Children of family violence are often abusers or victims of abuse themselves. Family violence is a cycle that is very hard to stop....   [tags: Expository Cause Effect Essays]

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The Cause of Voter Apathy in Canada

- What causes voter apathy. Why, in the most recent federal and provincial elections, did roughly 40% of eligible voters stay home. Perhaps candidate A, running for party A led by leader A, is not perceived as being significantly different from, or better than, candidate B, running for party B led by leader B. This lack of perceived difference between candidate-party-leader A and candidate-party-leader B, is not the only problem in an election. It is also impossible to vote directly on an issue. Yes, you can let an issue influence how you vote, but on election day you are forced to endorse one candidate, party and leader and repudiate all other candidates, parties and leaders....   [tags: Cause and Effect Essays]

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The Effect of Dylan and Elvis on Culture

- The Effect of Dylan and Elvis on Culture The 1950’s and 1960’s were a time of great change in the United States of America. Some people were trying to hold on to traditional values while others wanted dramatic changes. Many people from the older generations felt that their was too much change going on and that the younger generations were disrespectful. The Cold War was going on during this time as well, and many people felt very differently about the situation. The older generation felt like Americans needed to be willing to support the defense of the nation while younger people rebelled against those traditional ideas and values....   [tags: Cause Effect Music Culture]

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The Effect of Technology on Organizations

- The Effect of Technology on Organizations Staying abreast to technology changes had been a primary focus of my job up until this past Monday. For nearly seven years I worked for a retailer selling Verizon Wireless phones and service plans. This past Monday, I made a career change and began working as a Home Mortgage Consultant for Wells Fargo. The focus of this paper will be on my experiences while working as a manager for Verizon Wireless. In August of 1999, I started my career with a company called Bell Atlantic that shortly thereafter became Verizon Wireless....   [tags: Cause Effect Technology Business]

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