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Fighting the Spanish for the Philippines

- ... (http://www.biography.com/people/emilio-aguinaldo-9177563?page=20) The Philippines army was not powerful; they had many failed attempts at defeating better-trained and equipped American troops. Once Emilio Aguinaldo knew they could not take on the U.S head on they took in a new strategy, guerilla warfare. (http://pinas.dlsu.edu.ph/history/history.html#spanish_control) Guerrilla warfare is military actions enforced by small forces in the rear of an enemy with the object of distressing the enemy, interrupting their lines of communication, and destroying their supplies....   [tags: warfare, enemy, neglect]

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America 's Involvement Of The Late Nineteenth Century

- In an young America not much was known of other people and there was not much diversity yet to give it’s citizens a chance to learn. Early in our history we held many values and ideals that we know today to be wrong, but it was not without the trials and struggles we as a people have learned to know better. From America 's involvement in world matters of the late eighteenth century to our present day role as an arbiter our people will have many obstacles to overcome. Many of these issues are being determined today such as equality among our people and of other nations....   [tags: Barack Obama, United States, Ronald Reagan]

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Spanish Leadership and Cruelty in An expedition by Miguel López de Legazpi

- ... finally gained control of the Philippines. Spanish injustices, bigotry, and economic oppressions fed the movement, which was greatly inspired by the brilliant writings of José Rizal. In 1896, the revolution began in the province of Cavite, and after the execution of Rizal that December, it spread throughout the major islands. The Filipino leader, Emilio Aguinaldo, achieved considerable success before the new revolution, when the Spanish-American War broke out in 1898. On May 1, 1898, the Battle of Manila Bay took place as part of the Spanish–American War....   [tags: central rule, phillipines, malayans]

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Questions On The 's Revolt 1898

- 1. Insurgent’s Revolt 1898 • The Insurgent’s Revolt was the Cuban revolt against Spain. Americans supported the Cubans and their fight for independence, so they tried to help them out. This ultimately led to the Spanish-American War where the Cubans were ultimately able to gain their independence. 2. Samuel “Golden Rule” Jones 1846-1904 • Samuel Jones was the Mayor of Toledo during the progressive era. Jones created the Ohio Oil Company which was bought by the Standard Oil Company. Joes was a strong advocate of the Golden Rule hence his nickname....   [tags: Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson]

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Policy of the United States

- Policy Of The United States As the United States strengthens border-security measures for greater protection against terrorist attacks, "we must do it through technology and an appreciation of our trade-dependent communities along the border," says Asa Hutchinson, under secretary of homeland security. Speaking May 7 before the Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America, Hutchinson outlined elements of the Bush Administration's strategy to screen out terrorists and contraband material while facilitating the flow of legitimate travelers and commerce across the U.S....   [tags: terrorism, secutiy, power]

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The Cold War and U.S. Policy in the Philippines

- “Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed,” said by Martin Luther King while in Birmingham Jail on April 16, 1963. A quote easily related back to the Filipinos who struggled for independence from the United States during the Cold War. Influenced by the patronizing relationship with the United States throughout history, the economic and political evolution of the Philippines has been controlled by the dependence between the two allied countries. In 1898, the United States took special interest in the economic opportunities in the Philippines; it was en route to China, contained a hearty supply of sugar and rice, and most importantly, because o...   [tags: Philippines VS America]

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Benevolent Assimilation: The American Conquest of the Philippines, 1899-1903

- Benevolent Assimilation: The American Conquest of the Philippines, 1899-1903 Miller provides an account of the American-Philippines war from 1899-1903, revealing aspects of United States imperialism that are often forgotten. Miller provides both a military history as well as a demonstration of the way America lied and forgot its history, justifying war and colonization as a step for greater good. America's involvement in the Philippines is sometimes remembered as an act to protect Filipino's from Spain, and to "teach' them American democracy....   [tags: History Politics Political Papers]

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The Colonization of the Philippines

- Generally, textbooks, articles, and essays talk about America’s “occupation,” “supervision” or “intervention” in the Philippines. They seem to be afraid to use the word “colonization.” According to Webster’s Dictionary the definition of colonization is, “The colonial system of political government or extension of territory, by which one nation exerts political control over another nation, territory, or people, maintaining the colony in a state of dependence, its inhabitants not having the same full rights as those of the colonial power....   [tags: Politics, External and Internal Colonialism]

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Miss Columbia 's School House

- ) Miss Columbia’s School House at 1894 and Emilio Aguinaldo Criticizes American Imperialism in the Philippines at 1899 illustrates the perception of being foreigners among the Americans. Among the short male figures outside the gates, is Hawaii (the men is carrying the Hawaiian flag) and Alaska. Around the 1950’s, the two states became part of America. Miss Columbia is the teacher and is in charged among the students. But inside the school house there is somewhat chaos happening with the different diverse people....   [tags: Barack Obama, United States, Democratic Party]

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The Spanish American War : A Highly Overlooked War

- ... Congress afterword quickly issued demands that issued independence to Cuba, demanded the retreat of Spain’s forces from the island, and authorized the President’s use of force to secure the withdrawal. Spain declared war on the United States on April 24, followed by a U.S. declaration of war on the 25th. The war that followed was pathetically one-sided, due in large part to Spain 's lack of having its army or navy read for war. A United States naval fleet led by George Dewey was sent to Manila Bay in the Philippines on May 1, 1898, and destroyed the Spanish fleet which was anchored....   [tags: United States, Philippines]

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The Spanish American War

- Most may think that the Spanish-American War was a war between the Americans and the Spanish. Most are right, but only to a point, because the Spanish-American War also included wars between the Americans and the Filipinos, as well as between the Americans and Puerto-Ricans. Reasons for these wars occurring are obvious to the history connoisseur, but to the normal individual, they may not be so distinct. America has been a country of great power for years, and that power has come not only from years of hard work and fighting, but also from years of audacity....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Spanish American War : A Highly Forgotten War

- Spanish-American War The Spanish American War is a highly overlooked war in history but is a very important piece in what shaped today’s world. The Spanish-American War of 1898 ended Spain’s rule on the western hemisphere and Spanish colonial rule in the Americas. The Spanish–American War was a strife in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of U.S. intervention in the Cuban War of Independence. U.S. attacks on Spain 's possessions in the Pacific led to involvement in the Philippine Revolution and ultimately to the Philippine–American War....   [tags: United States, Philippines, Spanish–American War]

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Alfred Thayer Mah An Author And Strategist

- ... On February 15th, 1898 an explosion occurred in the Maine while it was anchored in the harbor of Havana. The ship sank, 266 people perished and accusations at the Spanish were thrown, especially after an investigation (erroneously) concluded the explosion was caused by an external force. The sinking of the Maine would become the catalyst that set in motion the events which would lead to the Spanish-American War (Divine 612). McKinley would come under pressure to go to war but was reluctant, wanting an armistice through diplomatic efforts instead....   [tags: Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, World War I]

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The Declaration Of The United States

- ... It is the concept of ownership that blinds many into controlling other people that are not like them for selfish gain. In an interview concerning his decision over annexing the territory of the Philippines rather than leaving them be, President McKinley came up with a number of justifications for annexing the Philippines that are clearly biased and selfish in thinking only of the needs and wants of the United States rather than the people of the land. He knows that he doesn’t want Spain to continue to rule over the Filipinos not because of their viscous tyranny, but because it would make America look weak and cowardly....   [tags: United States, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Guam]

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Significant Filipino History

- Filipino Heritage Since being born here in the United States I have not had the chance to learn more about my families heritage. I only know of what I was told by my parents and relatives, but I don't know Philippines like I think I should. In this I-search topic paper I will look for answers to questions that cannot be answered without researching facts. I am hoping to understand what it was like to be Filipino in the U.S. and maybe focus on what struggles Filipino's faced when they arrived here in the United States....   [tags: religion, spanish, idependence, ]

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The Legacy of Imperialism in Southeast Asia

- The Legacy of Imperialism in Southeast Asia Imagine a tropical island paradise isolated from external influence or interference, with limited localized conflicts. Then a fleet of dark ships sail up to the golden beaches and land. These ships are filled with Europeans, who wish to take over this land for its strategic location and the plentiful natural resources that exist on the majestic lands of Southeast Asia. This straightforward scene, often exhausted at global locations, could be the start of a legacy of enormous impact and complication....   [tags: conquest, greed, power, colonialism]

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Timeline and World War I Study Guide

- ... Dollar Diplomacy, used during the term of President Taft, was a type of a selfish action for the nation. The nation was purchasing power over countries. Emilio Aguinaldo was the first real leader of the Philippines. He helped the Philippine people revolt against Spain. Federal Reserve System is the major bank created for US government. It was made to hold important amounts of currencies for political purposes. Fourteen Points was basically an address by the president before WWI. It explain that they [American] was entering for the morals they hold....   [tags: Glossary, History]

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How The United States Gained Economical Prominence

- How the United States gained Economical Prominence By the end of the nineteenth century, the United States was a fading power. The United States economy and military forces were lacking, while European powers prospered in the economic and trade industries worldwide. Some claim that the United States only got involved in the Philippine Conflict at the turn of the century to liberate oppressed Filipino people, or that they got involved as a global show of force. However, the reason the United States got involved in the Philippine conflict was to bolster their economy after experiencing one of the worst recessions in American history, and were seeking increased trade in regions of the worl...   [tags: Philippines, United States, United States Army]

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The United States And The Cuban Revolution

- Hawaii and Americans to ensure the prosperity of their own country. Next, in the case of Cuba, the U.S. was interested in the location for its sugar industry, the countries traded greatly with one another. Also, in this case America had invested approximately $50 million in the Cuban sugar industry. This sparked a revolution by the Cuban people against the Spanish, as Cuba was a Spanish colony. Despite America initially stating that they sought neutrality in the affair, America went into war, which will later be known as the Spanish-American war, due to the outrage caused by the sentiments of the Spanish ambassador and the explosion of USS Maine....   [tags: United States]

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The New White Man's Burden

- Throughout the course of history, nations have invested time and manpower into the colonizing and modernizing of more rural governments. Imperialism has spread across the globe, from the British East India Company to France’s occupation of Northern Africa. After their founding in 1776, the United States of America largely stayed out of this trend until The Spanish-American War of 1898. Following the war, the annexation and colonization of Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines ultimately set a precedent for a foreign policy of U.S....   [tags: history, colonization, modernization]

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Water Is A World Power

- ... They wanted to sell their merchandise across the global and the middle-class women had grown to want more food and clothing from abroad. Women and industry leaders weren’t the only ones who wanted to expand, religion was also a reason. Religious mercenaries who traveled across the country not only spread Christianity but American influence. There were thousands of missionaries who went across the globe including 8,000 from the Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Missions. This would be the first step or a foot in the door for the US to expand its influence in the country....   [tags: United States, Theodore Roosevelt, World War II]

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The Breakfast Club, By John Hughes

- “We 're going to try something a little different today. We are going to write... an essay... of not less than a thousand words... describing to me who you think you are,” stated Richard Vernon, the teacher that started it all. The teacher that put 5 different students with different personalities in the same saturday morning detention. The 1985 film, The Breakfast Club, directed and written by John Hughes talked about a lot of touchy subjects. From family to friends, from loving and wanting to be loved, and finding out who you are in the middle of helping others with their issues, The Breakfast Club is a movie worth watching over and over again....   [tags: The Breakfast Club, Emilio Estevez, Ally Sheedy]

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The Breakfast Club By John Hughes

- ... All of which they all have in common. The cultures they are currently in are what is breaking them down the most, and led them to end up in Saturday detention. An example of this is with Claire, as she skipped class in order to go shopping. This would be something that would happen regularly amongst her group of people, and she would have been judged if she had refused to go. In turn, trying to fit in with the clique led her to a Saturday Detention like the other four. The film will also relate to teenagers watching the film, who may relate with the issues that the five will talk about....   [tags: The Breakfast Club, John Hughes, Emilio Estevez]

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The Breakfast Club By John Hughes

- ... The cultures they are currently in are what is breaking them down the most, and led them to finish up in Saturday detention. An example of this is with Claire, as she skipped class in order to go shopping. This would be something that would happen regularly amongst her group of people, and she would have been judged if she had refused to go. In turn, trying to fit in with the clique led her to a Saturday Detention like the other four. The film will also relate to teenagers watching the film, who may relate with the issues that the five will talk about....   [tags: The Breakfast Club, John Hughes, Emilio Estevez]

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Frederick Funston and Empire

- Frederick Funston and Empire In San Francisco between 12th and 14th Avenue is Funston Street. By the Presidio, the former US Army base, is an old set of military structures collectively called Fort Funston. To most people these are just names to identify various locations in the city. But behind the name is a person who is a historical figure that is significant, not just for San Francisco, but for the United States of America and the Republic of the Philippines. Frederick Funston was to many a hero of his times but to others he was also a symbol of his times and not a good one....   [tags: History Historical American Essays]

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Pasyon And Revolution

- 1The focus of chapter 3 deals with the formation of the Katipunan and how it was very well connected to the people's belief in the "Pasyon" and liwang ng loob. 2In truth, the Katipunan was supposedly formed to bring hope to the people and fulfill the religious belief that the Filipinos will be saved. 3Ileto, as an introduction, narrates and talks about in length, the Katipunan's history, especially when it comes to Bonifacio and Aguinaldo's fight. 4What is important though in this chapter is the goals the Katipunan tried to reach and Ileto connects this to their Christian belief in sampalataya and kalayaan....   [tags: Filipino]

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The Army Human Resource System (AHRS)

- The Army Human Resource System (AHRS) known as the Electronic Military Personnel Office or (eMILPO) is a web based multi-tiered application. It provides the Army Human Resource Community with a reliable mechanism for performing personnel actions and strength accountability. The System consolidates 43 Personnel Information Systems in one. This system provides visibility of the location, status, and skills of Soldiers in the United States Army. The primary users of this system are Human Resource Soldiers, Commanders, and First Sergeants....   [tags: eMILPO]

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Emilia's Intelligence in Shakespeare's Othello

- In Shakespeare's tragedy, Othello, Emilia expresses her underrated intelligence to prove others' beliefs against her. Unlike the other women in the book, Emilia understands men and their thinking; therefore she shows no shame for standing up for what she believes in. Emilia unexpectedly ruins her husband's plan, which suddenly alters the outcome the story. Emilia without a doubt out smarts everyone, including her own brilliant husband, Iago, but little does he know that his loyal wife surprisingly ruins his plan....   [tags: Othello Essays]

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The Reggio Emilia Approach to Education

- Reggio Emilia approach to education is a teaching philosophy based on Developmentally Appropriate Approach to teaching and learning. It is an approached founded on theories of child development, an observation and assessment of the child’s interest and curiosity about the world around him and his cultural background. A Developmentally Appropriate Practice ensures the wholesome growth of the child and nurtures his socio-emotional, physical and cognitive development. The Reggio approach to education respects the individuality of the child, his strength and capability and innate curiosity about the world around him....   [tags: teaching philosphies]

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Othello: Emilia the Grander one

- “Othello,” the tragic play written by William Shakespeare in 1601 has given a new outlook to women’s right during the time period when they had no voice to call their own. A tragic play about a jealous and manipulative man named Iago who does everything in his power to pursue and destroy the life of the protagonist, Othello. In the belief that Othello had wrongfully promoted someone else to the position that he claims to be rightfully his. In this play, unsure if this was the intention of Shakespeare, but Shakespeare’s two main female characters each embodies a completely different bias about women and feminism during the Elizabethan time period....   [tags: English literature, Shakespeare]

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The Reggio Emilia Approach

- The Reggio Emilia Approach Hailed by Newsweek (1991) magazine as the international role model for preschools, the Reggio Emilia approach has caught the attention of early childhood educators. In 1999, current Secretary of Education, Richard W. Riley visited the schools in Reggio Emilia to better understand its benefits (Dunne, 2000). It’s principals are understood by only a few, however, and has limited following with approximately 1200 Reggio inspired preschools in operation, most of them private (Sipprelle, 2009), making the innovative ideas offered by this approach available to only a few....   [tags: Education ]

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Big, Big World, By Emilia Rydberg

- In today’s society, people more and more express themselves and reflect the current social situation with artistic languages. Songs, some of the most important artistic language, have had a huge influence on people’s inner worlds and society’s diverse cultures. Colbie Caillat said,“A great song should lift your heart, warm the soul and make you feel good”(Liscomb 1). Obviously, wonderful songs not only show the artistic forms but also can evoke listeners’ emotions and resonate with listeners through a perfect combination of its lyrics and music....   [tags: Emotion, Love, Debut albums, The Real World]

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The Importance of Emilia in Shakespeare's Othello

- The Importance of Emilia in Shakespeare's Othello In Othello the Moor, Shakespeare combines destiny with a fatal character flaw and that flaw is jealousy.  Shakespeare's tragedy allows one character to hold the key to the entire web he has spun and that character is Emilia. Emilia is the lone character who garners the knowledge to all circumstances of the events surrounding the characters in Othello the Moor.  Although other characters in the play are privy to certain details of the unfolding events, Emilia is the character that uses this knowledge to the benefit of the play.  Emilia's character is minor yet necessary.  Without her character the play would have no means of unraveling the c...   [tags: GCSE Coursework Shakespeare Othello]

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The Character of Emilia in Othello

- The Character of Emilia in Othello   The definition of Renaissance women is fundamentally important in William Shakespeare's play Othello. One of the major causes of Othello's tragedy is his belief that Desdemona is not chaste. According to the men of the Renaissance, chastity, silence, and obedience are three attributes that define Renaissance women. Although Othello takes place during the Renaissance, the women in the play, Bianca, Desdemona and Emilia, defy traditional norms by lacking at least one of the major attributes defining women; Bianca's lack of chastity is clearly displayed when she unlawfully sleeps with Cassio; Desdemona's lack of silence is clearly displayed when she cons...   [tags: Othello Essays]

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Emilia Is Innocent Of Desdemona 's Death During Othello

- ... Emilia has never been disloyal to Iago. When Othello smothers Desdemona, Emilia walks in she begins to ask questions. Othello tells her what has happened, then Emilia asks Desdemona what has happened, and she blames herself. After Desdemona dies, Othello is telling Emilia what has happen and as he is explaining Emilia is begins to figure out what her husband has caused she begins to tell what had really happened telling Othello he plant it. “She give it Cassio. No, alas, I found it, And I did give’t my husband.” When Emilia shows her disloyalty and takes her mistress side and Iago kills her....   [tags: Othello, Iago, William Shakespeare]

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Emilia, A Heroine of Shakespeare's Othello

- Emilia, A Heroine of Shakespeare's Othello    Shakespeare, in his tragedy Othello, presents a minor character who does great things in the final act. Her character is deserving of analysis. Kenneth Muir, in the Introduction to William Shakespeare: Othello,  explains the motivation of Emilia through most of the play: Emilia’s character, too, is determined by the plot. In the source, the villain’s wife is privy to the nefarious designs. Shakespeare wisely makes her, like the other characters, ignorant of Iago’s character....   [tags: Othello essays]

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William Shakespeare 's Othello, Desdemona, Emilia, And Bianca

- Throughout history women have always been treated differently. Some were not always accepted by society, when others were expected to be something. It is demonstrated in William Shakespeare’s play, Othello, that women are not treated as an equal during his time period. In society, women were expected to be mothers and to treat their husband if he was royalty. The women in the play, Othello, are the characters, Desdemona, Emilia, and Bianca. These women went through many different events throughout the play that involved their loved ones....   [tags: Othello, Iago, William Shakespeare, Woman]

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The Ignorant Emilia in Othello

- For a long time, I have felt that Emilia could not possibly have been unaware that the handkerchief which was dropped by Desdemona and picked up by her (Emilia) was the same handkerchief the loss of which was the occasion of Othello's wrath and Desdemona's distress. The excerpts below will explain why (I have capitalized "handkerchief" because in this context we are talking, not about a handkerchief, but about The Handkerchief). Why would Shakespeare have given us so much indication that Emilia knew very well, and all the time, that the handkerchief she "found by fortune" was the same one that occasioned Othello's abuse of Desdemona....   [tags: Othello Essays]

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William Shakespeare 's Othello, Desdemona, Emilia, And Bianca

- During the Shakespearean time women were treated as inferiors. The three women in Othello, Desdemona, Emilia, and Bianca encountered many degrading and unfortunate situations. They were to be obedient. The women had to comply with the commands, orders, and the instructions of the men. Women were made to believe that they had no rights. The men would publicly humiliate the three women. It was difficult for the women to stand up for themselves due to that time in society. In Shakespeare’s play Othello, he portrayed the three women to be viewed as obedient, loyal, and submissive to their husbands....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Marriage, Black-and-white films]

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Similarities and Differences between Reggio Emilia and High Scope

- There are many different curriculums that are used in early childhood classrooms. Two curriculums that are used are High Scope and Reggio Emilia. Both of these curriculums have unique aspects that make up their curriculums. In addition, High Scope and Reggio Emilia have similarities and differences. In Ypsilanti, Michigan Dr. David P. Weikard created High Scope in 1970. High Scope does research in a variety of areas. However, they are best known for their research in preschool education and their preschool curriculum approach....   [tags: early childhood classroom,development indicators]

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Buffalo Creek Flood Disaster

- Buffalo Creek Flood Disaster Emilie Durkheim described the concepts of social regulation and social integration, and how both are connected to suicide rates. Both of these concepts can also be used to analyze the effect that the Buffalo Creek flood had on individuals and the community. Using the ideas of social regulation and social integration as well as the book “Everything in Its Path” by Kai T. Erikson, we can see the consequences of the Buffalo Creek flood disaster. Durkheim used the concepts of social regulation and social integration to analyze how social forces affect suicide....   [tags: Analysis, Emilie Durkheim]

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Loyalty and Ignorance of Emilia In Shakespeare's Othello

- Emilia is a minor but necessary character in Shakespeare’s Othello. She battles playing the role of a loyal wife and caretaker, while possessing inner strength to rebel against society and man’s invisible reign on woman. Emilia is a wife to Iago, a caretaker to Desdemona but most importantly she is a lady of potency and character. Through these qualities Emilia unwillingly follows her wifely obligations to Iago, but additionally develops a strong relationship with Desdemona. This connection between the two women, allows Emilia to hold Shakespeare’s key to the entire tragic plot....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Othello: Emilia’s Metamorphosis

- Othello: Emilia’s Metamorphosis        In his tragic play Othello, Shakespeare endows the minor character Emilia with some important functions. Her character, which changes dramatically in several ways toward the finale of the play, is the topic of this essay.   A.C. Bradley, in his book of literary criticism, Shakespearean Tragedy, defines the character of the ancient’s wife:   Few of Shakespeare’s minor characters are more distinct than Emilia, and towards few do our feelings change so much within the course of the play....   [tags: Othello essays]

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Emilia's Speech in "Othello" and Its Teachings

- Emilia's speech and its teachings. In the play Othello The Moor of Venice, by William Shakespeare, Emilia's speech (4.3.84-103) has been called renaissance plea to women's liberation. This is because she tells of what she has experienced with her husband Iago, and what is bound to happen to her mistress Desdemona. Comparing their both lives in her speech, it vividly explains what happens to so many women in who are in a relationship, who find themselves in the same problem. According to her speech, there are some married women who do cheat on their husbands, there are problems in marriage relationships that men are the cause of them and she warns men that women can do what men can do....   [tags: European Literature]

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Free Othello Essays: The Character of Emilia

- The Character of Emilia in Othello   Emilia is one of the few straightforward people in the Shakespeare's Othello.  Emilia is taciturn.  When we first meet her in Cyprus, after his throwaway condescending remark about suffering her tongue, and Desdemona's rejoinder that "she has no speech", Iago has to admit that "she puts her tongue a little in her heart and chides with thinking". In the scene of light hearted banter that follows Emilia manages to utter two words.  She really only finds her voice when fired by indignation as when Iago confirms that Desdemona has been called a whore, and even then much of her utterances or short phrases.  Even when she really gets going, lambasting Othel...   [tags: GCSE Coursework Shakespeare Othello]

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Desdemona And Emilia Are Two Of The Main Characters Of William Shakespeare 's Othello

- Desdemona and Emilia are two of the main characters in William Shakespeare’s Othello. While one of them is the overly virtuous wife of the play’s protagonist and tragic hero, the other one is wife to one of the most clever and maquiavelic everlasting villains. Throughout the play, the sweet and old-fashioned Desdemona shows to be a satisfying wife and a great friend, and she also denotes unquestionable ignorance to her surroundings. On the other hand, the open minded and slightly cynical Emilia supplies a huge contrast to her mistresses’ persona; a feminist way ahead of her time....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Michael Cassio, Desdemona]

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Love's Destruction: Oedipus the King

- ... In the play Othello, although Emilia is a minor character, she signifies plenty of importance. Emilia is crucial to Iago’s plan to wreck Othello’s life. Without Emilia, Iago could have never gotten a hold of Desdemona’s handkerchief. The handkerchief was used as a tool of persuasion by Iago to create the illusion that Desdemona was having an affair with Cassio(Tiles). Without seeing the handkerchief, Othello would have never believed such harsh accusations of his wife having the affair. Emilia in essence is the key player in Iago’s plan....   [tags: Jocasta and Emilia, Sophocles]

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The Handkerchief Of Othello By William Shakespeare

- ... Barker 2 “Twould make her amiable and subdue my father entirely to her love, but if she lost it or made a gift of it, my father’s eyes should hold her loathed and his spirits should hunt after new fancies. She dying gave it me and bid me, when my fate would have me wive, to give it her. I did so, and take heed on’t, make it a darling like your precious eye; to lose’t or give’t away were such perdition as nothing else could match”. (Act 3 scene 4). The Egyptian sorceress told his mom that the as long she kept the cloth her spouse would love and care for her....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Marriage, Emilia]

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- 4Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy… it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. 6Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. 7It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. 8Love never fails. (New International Version, 1 Cor. 13.4-8). Marriage is the union between two individuals that love each other and vow to be loyal to one another for the rest of their lives. In The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice, William Shakespeare writes about two marriages: that of Othello and Desdemona and Iago and Emilia....   [tags: love, marriage, desdemona, emilia]

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Othello by William Shakespeare

- Throughout the tragedy of Othello Shakespeare does an impressive job of quickly introducing and manipulating his main characters. His talents are no less when it comes to the creation and development of Emilia. Though it appears that Emilia is both a loyal and obedient wife, her actions speak much louder than her words. When Emilia betrays the sisterhood within the play of Othello much is revealed to the reader regarding her character. Through close reading and interpretation the reader may come to the realization that Emilia possessed a dangerously low self-esteem, never honestly loved someone wholeheartedly, and ultimately, acted out of jealousy of Desdemona....   [tags: emilia, low self-esteem]

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Emilia’s Perspective on Betrayal in Relationships in Shakespeare’s Othello

- Emilia’s Perspective on Betrayal in Relationships in Shakespeare’s Othello In Othello, Act IV, scene ii and iii, Emilia, Iago’s wife, reveals her opinion about relationships to the reader as she attempts to comfort Desdemona. She indefinitely believes that many men, as well as women, are frequently guilty of deception and betrayal of their partner. By this part of the play, Othello’s suspicions of Desdemona’s unfaithfulness have greatly increased, and he begins to accuse her of cheating on him....   [tags: Othello Essays]

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The Bond Between Women in Williams Shakespeare's Literautre

- Women have been often looked at as the one’s who use their words to fight and are quick to hold a grudge against other’s but this isn’t true if one looks at the friendship between women. Women hold their friendships close to their hearts and go through the best and worst of times together, it could also be the concept of how women need to stick together in order to survive. The bond between women is something that cannot be broken by any means and will last a lifetime, this is due to the heavy reliance on emotional connects that they share....   [tags: othello, desmona, emilia]

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Have Not We Affections: The Romantic Power Struggles of Shakespeare’s Women

- From the bitter Emilia to the pious Isabella, Shakespeare was a champion of crafting women. With a wide range of personalities, professions, and situations, Shakespeare mastered early in his illustrious career the art of creating diverse, dynamic, and multidimensional female characters. When stepping outside the traditional roles for female characters in theater, Shakespeare pushed boundaries by giving his women intelligent wit, innate humor, motives and goals which the Elizabethan and Jacobean audiences could relate directly to their own experiences....   [tags: Calpurnia, Juliet, Emilia, Isabella]

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Othello, By William Shakespeare

- Words have a tremendous effect on any person or any situation, especially if used correctly. In the play Othello we can see that Iago has the ability to use the power of words along with imagery for malicious purposes, but due to his effective use of language the other characters believes that he is an honest and moral person. In this essay I will firstly state how imagery and the power of words complement each other and then provide examples with explanations regarding the influence of language in the play Othello....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Love, Emilia]

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The Reggio Emili An Ideology And Program

- ... The infant-toddler centers were for infants of working mother and these were set up by industrialists in their factories (Edwards, Gandini & Forman, 2012, pp. 18). Nearby were “centers for dispending medical instruction” that educated mothers on childcare and with this was a goal of a lower infant mortality rate. In 1971, the Law 1044 was introduced “social and educational services for children under age 3 years…(pp. 19).” Philosophy of Reggio Education Loris Malaguzzi is the man behind the philosophy of Reggio Education....   [tags: Developmental psychology, Reggio Emilia approach]

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The Handkerchief Of Othello By William Shakespeare

- The handkerchief influence and affect multiple characters in the play. We see it speak to Othello his affection for Desdemona being his first blessing to her and later in the play speaking to his suspicion of Desdemona as to her loyalty. The cloth is immensely huge with Othello as we see him view it as genuine proof of Desdemona undertaking with Cassio. He once considered it to be an image of confidence and love and with Desdemona losing it and in his reasoning offered it to Cassio, he considers it to be an extreme treachery practically as in giving without end her handkerchief she has gave away her body to another man....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Emilia, Michael Cassio]

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My Life As A Person And Future Teacher

- The excitement that I had as a child about go to Disney World, is the same excitement I am experiencing now about go to Reggio Emilia. the Reggio Emilia approach has been a very common subject discussed in my education classes, that continues to blow me away each time still by how magical this approach is. This is why being able to experience this approach first hand will change my life as a person and future teacher. The philosophy behind this outstanding approach that encourages students to learn from their experiences, peers and environment....   [tags: Reggio Emilia approach, Education, Knowledge]

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Attitudes And Beliefs About Children And Childhood

- ... It also identifies the children as, “confident and involved learners’ (DEEWR, 2009, p. 34). Similarly, the National Quality Standards promotes the children’s agency as in enabling them to make choices, decisions, solve problems and build their own theories (ACECQA, 2013). Although some historical research (Roopnarine & Johnson, 1993) suggested that the child’s early years are considered to be preparatory where the child was seen as incapable and dependent, Woodhead (2006) and Dunphy (2008) support the contemporary perspective of the children’s image (as in Reggio Emilia and Montessori) as independent and capable of the active engagement with the environment....   [tags: Reggio Emilia approach, Education, Skill]

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- ... These two examples do have themes which are in common however, the pedagogy of teaching could be said to be at opposite ends of a continuum. Discussion of themes - The Environment A key principle of the EYFS curriculum is that ‘children learn and develop well in enabling environments’ (EYFS 2014.p.6). This approach is complementary to the ‘The Reggio Emilia’ approach which ‘sees the environment as being the ‘third teacher’ (Edwards et al 1998.p.256). In this manner, the word enabling indicates the importance that the environment plays in supporting and developing children 's learning....   [tags: Reggio Emilia approach, Developmental psychology]

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- Act two of the play introduces the setting of Cyprus, the area where the remainder of the play will take place and shows the stricken Desdemona, worried out of her mid for her lover who is behind schedule in his arrival. Iago soon makes his entrance and when questioned, expresses his views as to why women are deceitful and cunning in the way they act towards others as well as how they attract men. What started out as frivolous questioning soon turned into a full out debate between Iago, his wife Emilia, and Desdemona....   [tags: Othello, Iago, Michael Cassio, Emilia]

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- The Shakespearian tragedy usually includes manipulation, betrayal and over all jealously. In “All Night Long” directed by Basil Derdan, all of those aspects can be seen within the film. Though they are included, the way the film follows the tragic structure can be both conventional and unconventional, seeing as we do get most of the aspects of a tragic structure throughout, but not a drastic downfall. All Night Long and Othello share many differences in time, place, and action, but similarities in the story line....   [tags: Othello, Iago, William Shakespeare, Emilia]

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Three of the Bigger Curriculum Approaches

- There are many curriculum approaches out there to choose from. Three of the bigger ones, are the Montessori approach, the High Scope approach, and the Reggio Emilia approach. They are all different, but none of them rank above the others. It depends upon what the director wishes for his or her center, and what type of approach the parent’s desire for their child. Montessori Approach The Montessori approach was created by Maria Montessori. Maria was born in Italy in 1870, her family was avid about education and because of this, Maria grew up well read (American Montessori Society)....   [tags: montessori, high scope, reggio emilia]

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- ... This is where the famous “put money in thy purse” monologue comes in and Iago tells Rodrigo that he will have Desdemona and not to worry. Using race and gender remarks about Desdemona and Othello, he tells Rodrigo they will eventually lose interest in each other, thus leaving room for him to swoop in. When they are at the port in Cyprus, Iago confides that Desdemona is in love with Cassio. “I cannot believe that in her; she’s full of most blessed condition” (Act II Scene I). His obsession with the woman doesn’t allow himself to believe his statement....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Michael Cassio, Emilia]

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- ... Iago plans at first to to restore his friendship with with othello. Iago thinks he is smart to the point where he think his plan will succeed. But it turns quickly. In act three scene three In a room of the castle ,Othello has found Emilia to question her about her knowledge of Desdemona 's affair. She tells him that she has been with them every time they have spoken, and that she has heard nothing that would be considered suspicious in the least. She begs Othello to put such thought out of his mind at once, for Desdemona is as true and loyal a wife as any woman could be....   [tags: Othello, Iago, Michael Cassio, Emilia]

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- In Shakespeare’s play Othello there is a main character named Iago. In this play, Iago is the instigator. From the very beginning the readers can see that he is single minded and determined. Iago portrays an act of being persuasive and helpful to the other characters in the play, yet as the audience we see his hatred, selfishness, and jealousy. He succeeds in fooling the other characters with his “loyalty” and “honesty” and this is what makes him one of Shakespeare’s greatest villains. Iago is very determined and emotionless....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Michael Cassio, Emilia]

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Othello, By William Shakespeare

- ... This is illustrated when Shakespeare writes,“The handkerchief!” (III.iiii.83). Othello demands his wife to prove her loyalty by giving him the handkerchief. Othello miscommunicates to Desdemona because he does not give his wife the reason wanting the handkerchief and refuses to communicate the punishment for not having it. Othello, not listening to his wife, leads to him making assumptions of their relationship without realizing his wife’s loyalty to him. Also, Desdemona not having the cloth angers Othello because it illustrates to him Desdemona does not care about his love or their marriage....   [tags: Iago, Othello, Michael Cassio, Emilia]

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Glory, by Edward Zwick

- With any Hollywood movie based on historical events there always exists an attempt to balance historical accuracy with artistic license. Remaining accurate enough to appeal to those with backgrounds in the field of history while still being entertaining enough for the masses is a difficult task. One that can often lead to disaster. The film Glory is no exception to this attempt at maintaining an equilibrium of fact and fiction. There are numerous mistakes in the film, and graded on this fact alone the film deserves at best a “C.” Directed by Edward Zwick and starring Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, and Morgan Freeman, Glory was released to theaters in 1989....   [tags: film analysis]

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- Sexuality has been defined and reshaped over the years in many ways by different researchers and experts. James Hormel, the first openly gay U.S. ambassador has a strong opinion on how sexuality or sexual preference is formed. In his CNN article, “Being Gay is not a Choice,” Hormel defines sexuality as something that you are born with and cannot hide or ignore your true identity. In the article, he recalls the times in his life where he felt alone and when he hid the truth. Hormel goes on to state how he “spent the first 35 years of my life trying real hard not to be gay”(Hormel 2011 p....   [tags: Homosexuality, Sexual orientation, LGBT, Gay]

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Perceptions Of Others Attending The Miss Columbia

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Art in the Classroom

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U.s. Pharmaceuticals Analysis

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Beka Lamb by Zee Edgell

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`` Dangerous Minds ' By Posse Don 't Do Homework By Louanne Johnson

- ... We got a reputation to protect” (40.25). This behavior is exactly what is seen in low income and minority neighborhoods; If you don 't protect yourself you get stepped on. Ms. Johnson 's class is mostly made of student that live in neighborhood where there is crime and violence right in front their homes. Dangerous Minds presents the students in the beginning of the film coming from a really bad neighborhood as the school bus picked them up. Hollywood inflated the audience 's view of the neighborhood as it was shown in black in white, focused on graffiti with sirens in the background, and even entered a drug deal happening in front of the students as they entered the bus....   [tags: Teacher, Education, School, Dangerous Minds]

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The Spanish Civil War: Soviet Intervention in the Defense of Madrid

- On July 17th, 1936, a conspired military revolt broke out in the Spanish colony of Morocco. Within a month, the rebellion spread to mainland Spain and over the next three years, Spain became the center of a war between fascism and communism. With Nazi Germany and fascist Italy supporting the rightest Nationalists, and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic (Soviet Union) supporting the leftist Republic, this conflict encompassed all of Western Europe. When on the subject of foreign intervention in the Spanish Civil War, the major powers of Hitler, Mussolini, and Stalin come to mind as the key contributors....   [tags: World History]

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The Rise Of Mexico : Alliances Of Power

- ... We must stabilize and educate’” (Leonard). Along with working closely with the Mexican government, the PRI, Telesistema-Televisa worked closely with major media networks from the United States, such as ABC, NBC, and CBS, as well as with powerful United States based companies such as Colgate-Palmolive. During the time that telenovelas were becoming popular in Mexico, Telesistema-Televisa was working in collaboration with the United States. The first Spanish-language television station was opened up in 1955 by Raul Cortez, a U.S....   [tags: Mexico, United States, Spanish language]

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