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Identity Journal: Personal and Social Identity

- Each week I have been writing in my identity journal and each time it seem to help answer the question of how do I identify who I am. In are world we identity are self in two ways who we really are and who we what other to believe we are. This is us wearing a mask. In week five and six we had to write our entry was a creative piece—a short story, poem, drawing, or other creative form explore issues of identity. This was for me a poem and a drawing that went with my drawing on how we all wear mask....   [tags: Journal, identity, ]

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Personal Journal: Pregancy, Childbirth, and Childhood

- When thinking about having a baby, I have to consider the financial, physical, and emotional/cognitive effects it will have on me, my partner, and my family. • I am an elementary school teacher and my husband is a golf pro manager for Troon Golf Course Management Company. We presently live in the United States. Together, we make enough money to live a little more than comfortably. However, we have been saving for a new addition to our family for 2 years now. Taking into consideration that we have many friends and an extended family, it is safe to assume that we will have a fair boost in baby supplies from our shower....   [tags: Journal]

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Journal of Love

- Journal of Love *If you've been hurt in the past by people dont assume that you will always be hurt, open your heart to someone who you can trust and you will find true love, dont deny yourself of that feeling* *You don't come across that many people that give you butterflies, you just dont* "If two past lovers remain friends, they are either still in love, or never were." "You always overlook the little things in a relationship. It's the times when you wake at 4am and smell his cologne when you know you have made a mistake." "Isn't it funny how you can think you're completely over someone, but if you drive past his house, stumble upon a meaningful song you both shared, or even catch...   [tags: Journal Entries Love Relationships Essays]

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From the journal of Edna Krouner

- From the journal of Edna Krouner On September 17th, 1908, at the brisk hour of 6:30 a.m., Miss Edna Krouner of Wakefield Rhode Island boarded a train for Poughkeepsie, New York.. About to begin her sophomore year at Vassar college, Edna flirted with two central questions: How quickly could she fall back asleep, and would anyone notice the snag she had just made in her new grey skirt. The confident thunk of heavy luggage settles Edna into the train compartment. A small, exasperated groan issues from her round mouth....   [tags: Edna Krouner Journal short story]

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Journal of a Titanic Passenger

- Journal of a Titanic Passenger I am writing my first entry aboard this incredible vessel today, primarily because I have been spending the last three days exploring the sections open to my fellow third-class passengers and I. What I have seen is extraordinary, especially when first boarding the ship. The halls and staircases of the first class section were like nothing I had ever seen before in my life. They were blanketed in luxury from end to end. The first class passengers I had managed to see wore their best garments boarding the ship and were conversing with each other about their rich lives back home....   [tags: Journal Diary entry titanic Essays]

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Food Journal Analysis

- Food Journal Analysis The following is an analysis of Joe Smith's food intake for one day by using the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP) website using a food tracker program. The analysis addresses the serving sizes consumed, which food groups were represented, and adjustments in consumption that should be made since Mr. Smith would like to loose weight. Visual representations are attached for reference in the appendix. Comparison Joes's recorded protein intake was 180 grams.(Figure 3) When compared with the Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP) recommendation of 56 grams, there is a one hundred and 24 gram differen...   [tags: Food Journal Diet Analysis ]

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Critique of an article from the Journal of Applied Physiology

- Critique of an article from the Journal of Applied Physiology "Effect of different protocols of caffeine intake on metabolism and endurance performance" Introduction In 2002, a group of Australian researchers published a paper entitled the "Effect of different protocols of caffeine intake on metabolism and endurance performance". Caffeine use during sporting events has become much more popular and has widely studied. The purpose of the research was to examine the work increasing (ergogenic) effects of differing regiments of caffeine on metabolism and performance while simulating the typical nutritional preparation an athlete would do for a race....   [tags: Physiology Journal Article Critique]

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Nutrition Analysis of my Diet Journal

- In my Diet Journal, I recorded all the food I ate over the weekend with the best accuracy I could attempt to do. But one of the factors that made my food diary inaccurate was that I couldn’t find every detail and percentage of fat, carbohydrates, and proteins in everything I ate. Also, all of the amounts and servings were approximations, not exact amounts. I was able to record everything I ate, but accuracy may have been affected by estimations and sources. The calorie intake I had over the three day period ranged from 1900-2500 calories....   [tags: Nutrition, diet, journals,]

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The Journal of the Jaguars

- THE JOURNAL OF THE JAGUARS, PANTHERA ONCA the untold story of Earth's third largest feline PROLOGUE The jaguar is the third-largest of the world's four species of big cats. These big cats are members of the Felidae family where other cats such as leopards, cougars, lions belong. The jaguar's scientific name is Panthera onca. Once widespread across North America from coast to coast, the jaguar is now occasionally seen in the United States. The cat can be found in Mexico and Central and South America and prefers dense rainforests where it can hide from its only predator, humans....   [tags: Panthera Onca, Feline, Felidae Family, Big Cats]

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Writing Of Writing For A Nursing Journal

- I cannot say that I have thought about writing for a nursing journal; however, I have thought about writing short stories and I have done that a time or two. The style of writing that interests me the most is creative, because I can make the world anyway I want it to be. Although I have never thought of medical writing in the past, it is not completely out of the question. The more I learn about writing, the more I like it. I am certain it would take many hours for me to construct something that someone else would be interested in reading, and I think if given enough time that I could conquer the task....   [tags: Thought, Mind, Writing, Psychology]

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The Spending Journal : An Interesting Assignment

- The spending journal was an interesting assignment. It really makes you take hold of your finances and it helps you plan for the future. When you aren’t keeping track of how much money you spend each month, it is easy to convince yourself that you are spending less than you really are. Writing down each and every thing you spend money on creates a very strong awareness of what you spend on a daily basis. My spending journal took me by surprise. It made me realize that I spend the majority of my money on random, unnecessary things....   [tags: Finance, Investment, Term, Goal]

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The Journal Of Linguistics, By Paul Sidwell

- ... Sidwell then moves on to describe Tom Dutton’s book, From Pots to People, which discusses the linguistic shift that recently occurred on Mailu Island. Sidwell then talks about that island’s significance and why a linguistic shift matters. It matters because archaeologically the island’s history goes all the way back to original Austronesian heritage, while today’s population is non-Austronesian speaking. The point of all that history is that with language historians, linguists, and archaeologists are able to tell when there were disparities that caused the Austronesians to lose local dominance through common words in the now primary non-Austronesian....   [tags: Culture, Linguistics, Historical linguistics]

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Analyzing The Journal Of Advance Nursing

- Anthony Denis published a review of statistical methods in the Journal of Advance Nursing in 1995 analyzing the increased of publications, quality and quantity methods used, and the most common statistical errors and misunderstanding compared to the medical ones. For example, an investigation was done by Gore et al. (1977) and published in the British Medical Journal, around 52% included, at least, one error. White (1979) in the British Journal of Psychiatry reported more that 45% of statistical errors....   [tags: Statistics, Statistical hypothesis testing]

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International Journal of Education and Bilingualism

- ... In order to select which group or faction of the population they would like to choose they selected a sample from the general population that had stayed within a second language community for longer than a period of 6 months and had tried to speak the second language on a daily basis. The participants chosen for the study, however, comprised of 102 individuals with a larger majority of females as opposed to males. The age range had been set between the ranges of 17 to 58 years with varying degrees of educational achievements....   [tags: article, personality, emotional intelligence]

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Benefits Of Keeping A Journal

- Do you remember when your sister used to write in her diary and how curious you were on finding out what she wrote in it. If you didn’t have a sister – do you remember keeping your own diary hoping that your mom would not find it one day and read it. At a young age, we all learn to keep a diary or journal. In elementary school, we may have been required to write in a journal in class replying to a question asked by the teacher like “How was your weekend?” or “How was your break?” Simple questions were asked to help generate ideas in our young minds and help us write our own story....   [tags: Persuasive Essay]

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The Journal Of Neuroscience : A Social Identity

- ... Kranz. He asserts women identified as female gender to have the highest level of “diffusivity” then comes along female-to-male transsexuals, then male-to-female transsexuals, and finally the lowest of males whom identified as male gender. This research concluded that through transgender experience, there is a disparity between gender identity and physical sex where the brain is structured differently suggesting a neural basis existing on spectrum. With the range of gender identity, the research also concludes sexual orientation to be based on spectrum and thus controlling an extent of how changeable gender is and what extent one will go through to change their body and behavior to match...   [tags: Transgender, Gender, Gender identity]

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The Journal Of The American Medical Association

- “It’s Over, Debbie” an article published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, written by an anonymous person, sparks a heated debate concerning the nature of euthanasia. The article is written from the perspective of gynecology resident’s. After analyzing the patient’s condition, he gives her a twenty milligram dose of morphine sulfate. This amount of dose is not concerned lethal; however, given the patient’s underweight body and medical condition was enough to kill her. The problem arises in determining whether this was active or passive euthanasia....   [tags: Euthanasia, Death, Medical ethics]

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Journal of Health Organization and Management

- The issue I have chosen is the relationship between HRM and organisationa,l and individual performance within the NHS. I have used two academic research based journals Baluch et al, (2013) in the Journal of Human Resource Management and Hyde et al, (2013) in the Journal of Health Organization and Management. Despite researching a similar field of study, the authors used different research methodologies. HRM and performance is part of a wide-ranging area of study in this field. The advancement of theory and research on links between HRM and performance started in the 1980s.There has been a lack of consensus in developing a theory of HRM and performance, (Guest et al, 2012)....   [tags: national health service, human resources]

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The Journal of Military History

- “More than most professions, the military is forced to depend upon intelligent interpretation of the past for signposts charting the future.... The facts derived from historical analysis he [the soldier] applies to conditions of the present and the proximate future, thus developing a synthesis of appropriate method, organization, and doctrine.... These principles know no limitation of time. Consequently the Army extends its analytical interest to the dust-buried accounts of wars long past as well as to those still reeking wit the scent of battle....   [tags: historiography, intelligence, military]

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What Is A Learning Journal?

- ... There are several main ideas, concepts and evidence of self esteem can usually depend on the individual themselves , according to Crocker & Wolfe (2001) "One person might have self-esteem that is highly contingent on doing well in school and being physically attractive, whereas another may have self esteem that is contingent on being loved by god or to moral standards", this can also vary on how the individual behaves around others who have different perspectives. Myers has stated on specific self perceptions can have an influence for example if one individual is good at science then that individual will be more likely to be doing exceptionally well in the science field....   [tags: Self-esteem, Individual, Sociology, Person]

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The Journal of Management Communication Research

- Public relations is known as the management of communication between an organization and the public. Public relations is also a process that have different functions that are divided within the public relations communications department. Also, there are properties that should be followed when working within the public relations, which will be discussed. Public relations is essential to any public organization and must complete certain guidelines in order to be successful, for the organization to be successful....   [tags: public relations, public reaction]

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International Journal Of Business And Management

- Introduction A critical Review of Okoro, Ephraim, "Cross-Cultural Etiquette and Communication in Global Business: Toward a Strategic Framework for Managing Corporate Expansion." International Journal of Business and Management 7.16 (2012): 130-8. ProQuest. Web. 19 Mar. 2015. Using Hofstede’s renowned cultural dimensions, Okoro (130-8) explores the effect of culture on globalization. The author starts by taking note of the increasingly growing trend towards globalization alongside the manner in which it has affected modern business operations....   [tags: Cross-cultural communication]

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Journal of Teacher Education Critique

- Introduction The Journal of Teacher Education has been in existence since March of 1950. According to the journals website (http://jte.sagepub.com/) it has an impact factor of 1.891 and is ranked 18 out of 184 in Education & Educational Research. The purpose of this paper is to critique issue 64 volume 3 of 2011. This paper is organized so that description of information is presented about the authors, institutions and topics of each paper, then a synthesis of the teacher education articles, and finally implications for the field of teacher education. Description This journal issue included seven total articles; four were research articles, two were literature reviews and one was an edito...   [tags: Education, teaching]

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The Journal of Christopher Columbus

- ... During those times he would write down interesting events that happened during the day, how far the crew had traveled, and most of the time the direction in which they traveled on their journey. Much of the time on the travels the crew of the ship were up and down with their emotions. The crew and Columbus all were on a mission to make it to the Indies and find riches. There was many ways Columbus and the crew related. Most of the crew hated how much time it took and many were scared of the long journey they were on....   [tags: book review and analysis]

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Journal Entries on Huckleberry Finn

- ... When Pap tries to gain custody of his Huck, the judges side with him just because he is the father. This is shown when Huck says “The judge and the widow went to law to get the court to take me away from him and let one of them be my guardian; but it was a new judge that had just come, and he didn't know the old man; so he said courts mustn't interfere and separate families if they could help it; said he'd druther not take a child away from its father. So Judge Thatcher and the widow had to quit on the business”(30)....   [tags: religion, relationships, journey]

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The American Journal Of Sociology

- ... This is because allowing more low-skilled workers would benefit America’s demand for these workers like it has in the past. This source starts with a brief history of America’s weak border control and why it became militarized, then it goes into the effects of the heightened security, and concluding with what the future of the border should look like. Edward Alden is on the Council on Foreign Relations and specializes on U.S. visas and immigration policy so he is qualified to speak on the measures; however, CATO is a Libertarian think tank that has a bias towards limited government intervention....   [tags: Illegal immigration]

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Horsmanden's Journal of the Proceedings

- Daniel Horsmanden’s Journal of the Proceedings was written with a specific purpose in mind which he openly acknowledges in his introduction. Horsmanden claims that it was for “the public benefit” (Zabin, p.46) and inspired by the fact that some individuals believed “there was no plot at all” (Zabin, p.45). He hoped that by displaying the facts of the case he could prove to the people of New York City that the proceedings were just and that there was a great need to keep close supervision on their African slaves (Zabin, p.45)....   [tags: Analysis, Daniel Horsmanden]

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The Journal Of Adolescent Research

- Imagine having to tell your child that she can’t participate in the one extracurricular activity she’s always wanted to be a part of. Imagine having to look your child in the eyes and tell them they can’t partake in the one dream they’ve ever had. For Nadia Laediss, she didn’t have to imagine because this became her harsh reality. Laediss has a ten-year-old daughter named Brianna who has always dreamt of becoming a ballerina. But Laediss, would constantly have to tell her no. She couldn’t afford to put her daughter through the program, not with all the other life expenses adding up....   [tags: High school, Extracurricular activity]

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International Journal Of Intercultural Relations

- Language Research Paper Makenna Miller, Tiffany Cisco 4/2/2016 Introduction How many languages are in the world today, in the average Americans day to day life its pretty normal to hear many different languages in a single day. Thinking about it only a couple languages come to mind like english, spanish, maybe even chinese; but we hear so many more languages then that. As infoplease tells us “there are roughly 6,500 spoken languages in the world today. However, about 2,000 of those languages have fewer than 1,000 speakers.” After figuring out roughly how many languages there are it isn’t a surprise that sometimes communicating with people who speak different languages...   [tags: Communication, Language, Linguistics]

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Journal Of A Refugee Essay

- Journal of a Refugee Ellena Hicks Invasion of Earth The Proglaxt were a threat to the human race. They wanted everything and nothing. They sought the joy of killing; addicted to it like ecstasy. Pain from other people filed their hearts with immense elation. Capture was worse than death though, when it came to the Proglaxt. Capture meant torturous conditions, starved, with only an inch of life left, worked until bones collapsed, silenced, for speech was a way in which rebellion could start. This is why the human race was scared....   [tags: Earth, Moon, Solar System, Hope]

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Article On Journal Week Eight

- Journal Week Eight As I read through our assigned chapters this week, I couldn 't help but think about what could have been. What if the nation of Israel (and Judah later on) would have truly followed after God. What if they would have submitted to His divine kingship, instead of the fallacious leadings of men. What if the children of the Lord would have "inclined their hearts" to His words, and not devoted themselves to forbidden idolatry. Time and time again, the choosen nation of Israel turned from God and His words....   [tags: Bible, Old Testament, New Testament, Jews]

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The American Journal Of Psychology

- According to an article in the British Journal of Psychology (1997), individuals participated in experiments that allowed them to view a slanted circular disc that was made of radiant materials and placed in a dim room (Taylor & Mitchell). When attempting to match a computerized image of the item, they failed because of their knowledge of circles. In this case, it seemed that their acquired information affected their judgment so they did not trust what they saw. Additionally, other studies have shown that children "draw what they know to be present instead of what they see from their current perspective" (Taylor & Flavell, 1984)....   [tags: Epistemology, Truth, Knowledge, Plato]

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The Journal Of Affective Disorders

- There are times that you shouldn 't be persistent. For instance, when that guy or girl clearly doesn 't like you and has told you no two or three times when you ask them out, then it 's time to give up and move on. If you are too persistent in that case, you could get slapped with a restraining order. But, in most cases, persistence is something that can pay off for you in your career, health, relationships, and happiness. Before you go off committing to everything in your life, you need to know a few things about being persistent that will help you make the most out of your determination....   [tags: Need, Want, Emotion, Energy]

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Wall Of Silence Journal Assignment

- Wall of Silence Journal Assignment 1. Describe Explain how patients and consumers find valid and reliable information about health care providers and facilities. There are plenty of websites, some of them are private, and some of them are regulated government database. For example, medicare.gov under physician compare tab, can provide valid and reliable information about healthcare providers. Healthgrades.com is also another source of a database to find information on health care providers. Patients can also check with their state’s medical board, depending on the state....   [tags: Health care, Health care provider, Healthcare]

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The American Bar Association Journal

- Introduction: The American Bar Association Journal published an article titled Judge admits sex with witness in chambers, but says it didn 't affect his decision-making by Martha Neil. Wade McCree is a judge from Michigan who is facing an ethics complaint involving charges of a false report of a felony, making misrepresentations to the commission, and engaging in improper bench conduct and demeanor. Results: A complaint filed by the Judicial Tenure Commissions included the claim that Judge McCree had had sex in chambers with a witness in a child-support case he was hearing....   [tags: Human sexuality, Human sexual behavior]

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Small Pox Journal

- Small Pox Journal April 22, 2005--I had a long week so I decided I should write about it on my web journal. After having several papers, quizzes, and having to work 40 hours I have been feeling a little under the weather. However, I mostly assume it has been from the lack of sleep I have been getting. But no worries, since I intend on making it up during the weekend. But tonight I have decided to party it up and go to my friend's apartment. Till then I'll just take some aspirin and lay down till I go out....   [tags: Journals Diary Small Pox Essays]

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Wall Street Journal Insights

- Wall Street Journal Insights Cobra Kai* This paper serves to identify and glean information from relevant areas of inquiry through desk research for designing a future marketing campaign. The overarching theme is the Wall Street Journal brand, top competitors, and millennial readership but also shows insight into legality, digital media, and exploring cultural memes. The Brand: Trust VS Innovation The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) operates under Dow Jones, which was acquired by News Corp. News Corp is a media conglomerate owned by Rupert Murdoch since 2007....   [tags: marketing, social media, competition]

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Journal Article Continuing Bonds

- Purpose The purpose of this study was to give empirical proof that continuing bonds of attachment to a deceased spouse would give the most successful adaptation to bereavement. The study examined the measures of psychological adjustment within a 5 year post-loss period. By the end of the study, the researchers hoped to gain insight into if continued bonds would lead to adaptive lifestyle or would it be maladaptive and would continued bonds prove to lead to a healthier ongoing life. Method Participants 89 participants were selected to start the study....   [tags: Psychology]

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Dear Journal

- Dear Journal, My mother always says that a true lady is sweet and kind to every stranger she comes across. Seeing as you and I are strangers, I believe it’s only fitting for me to introduce myself. My name is Abigail Leona Harman and I was born and raised in Thomasville, Georgia. I am exactly eighteen years and four days old. My father runs a cotton plantation just north of the Florida border. We live in a little old white house with blue shutters overlooking the cotton fields. Although the plantation is not very large; only about 500 acres from start to finish, it is my home and I wouldn’t trade it for anything....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Journal of a Nazi

- Journal of a Nazi Ever since they brought us here, it was clear that it wouldn't be a pleasant place to be. Ever since they took over, life's been a nightmare. We were packed into freight cars like animals. With no food, water, or privacy at all. I've been here for almost a year now. All my friends that I've made have died, or are struggling to survive. I don't know if I can take much more here....   [tags: Papers]

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Reflective Journal

- Reflective Journal: Assignment 2 I. Experiences, Issues, and Topics with Preconceived Thoughts The purpose of this assignment is to summarize my learning from this course and how I may apply the information to my future practice as a social worker. I will examine different topics and issues that I have learned throughout the course, and then I will reflect my countertransference of emotions to raise personal awareness. The two chosen topics that I have learned about throughout this course that made the biggest emotional impact on me are Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and family violence....   [tags: Social Worker, Post Trauma Stress Disorder]

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John Winthrop's Journal

- When reading famous works of literature, many qualities jump off the pages. Often, these will be in the form of differing contents, styles, themes, and purposes. In Mary Rowlandson’s Captivity Narrative, there is extremely vivid description throughout. She does not limit the severity of pain and discomfort felt by her and those in her surroundings. When caring for her wounded daughter, Rowlandson described the great discomfort she had in both sitting down and standing up without Christian support around her....   [tags: Literature Review]

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Popular News Publication and Academic Journal

- Academic journal is a periodical devoted to disseminating original research and commentary on current developments in a specific discipline, sub discipline, or field of study usually published in quarterly, bimonthly, or monthly issues sold by subscription (Reitz, 2007). Popular new publication are contrary from the academic journal even it also is one type of serials but it cover on current news or stories which written by the journalist or not an expert in that particular field with the purpose of give information about certain subject or issues....   [tags: compare, contrast]

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Popular News Publication and Academic Journal

- Information can be manipulated in the variety forms. The information format in both popular news publication and in an academic journal is slightly differs, but in term of its information content, it has several similarities even its come from different authors’ background. Popular news publication or also known as popular magazine, include recreational, news and opinion magazines. Recreational magazines are written for general entertainment. Example of recreational magazine is The Malaysian Women’s Weekly....   [tags: compare, contrast, comparison, journalism]

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Three Journal Entries

- Assessment 3 Journal Entry 1 Business sustainability characterizes the aspects of “ensuring long-standing business success whilst contributing toward social and economic development, a stable society and healthy environment.” As part of their major principles, corporations that are dedicated to sustainable businesses implement superior standards in areas including gender equity, environmental protection, community development, employee benefits and a set of apparent associations between a corporate’s management, its shareholders, its board and other stakeholders that constitute “corporate governance” (Steiner& Steiner, 2009).Social sustainability is one facet of sustainable development or s...   [tags: *Multiple*]

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Eating Issues in Schools: A Journal Analysis

- Eating issues among young adults has been a problem that has been addressed for years, with efforts by school counselors to prevent and to help those that have been diagnosed with these disorders. This article covers anorexia and bulimia and how it affects young adults. It also provides information on a continuum of severity, including recommendations at each level for intervention and consultation according to research done by Jennifer Maskell Carney and Heather Lewy Scott. This article is interesting to me because I am currently raising two young girls who often feel that they are overweight....   [tags: weight, anorexia, bulima, issue]

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Journal: Decentralization and Economic Performance in Indonesia

- The process of choosing this article begins by searching an article which I found interesting. I have decided that the topic will be decentralization since I am interested in the positive effect of decentralization, as being constantly discussed by academics and public policy practitioners in recent years. The article is found using the ANU Library’s website by searching on scholarly and peer review journal listing about decentralization, and limiting it to policy/political science field. Moreover, I decided to be more precise by combining it with another topic which I reckon interesting such as economic development, and choosing the country which I best known, Indonesia....   [tags: indonesia,decentralization,economic performance]

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My Personal Journal Of The Bible And Christianity

- ... John 8:34 (NIV) also warns that those who sin are a slave to sin, which includes homosexuality. The text draws an interesting conclusion when it states “Unlike heterosexual people, gay people in our culture face a backdrop of social intolerance, even if they commit themselves to long-term relationships” (Rathus, Nevid & Fichner-Rathus, 2014, p. 260). I would disagree with this statement because I believe heterosexual people who believe in traditional marriage have been facing persecution and ‘intolerance’ for their beliefs....   [tags: Homosexuality, Same-sex marriage, Marriage]

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Journal of Forgotten Things Throughout the Week

- Memory failure or forgetting occurs daily in our lives. Simple things, such as forgetting someone’s name, or forgetting to text someone back is very common every day. Forgetting happens to us so much that we have to rely on different ways to help us remember important things such as keeping a daily planner updated or putting important notes and reminders in our phone. Purpose of the Study The purpose of this study is to keep track of the different things that I forgot to do throughout a whole week....   [tags: memory, elderly, limitations]

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Analysis Of The Article ' The Wall Street Journal '

- ... Lewis suggests that employers should determine if the job requires a level of personal information to be disclosed before being hired and, if needed, hire a third party for background checks into those specific areas. Beyond that, if it is not relevant to the job then it is none of the employers business. Security It has become almost commonplace for organizations to utilize technology to manage productivity, minimize legal threats, and other risks. This is most commonly done by monitoring employee communications in the workplace....   [tags: Employment, Privacy, Security, Law]

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Critical Appraisal of Qualitative Journal Article

- Introduction Everyone possess critical thinking skills but when it comes to criticize a journal article it can be difficult for the first time, one of the best ways to develop critical thinking and reading skills is to use some strategies when reading and evaluating a research study (Wood & Haber,1998). The following essay it is going to focus in a critique of a qualitative journal article by giving its strengths and weakness, critical appraisal it is going to be done with support from different references and frameworks relevant to a qualitative study....   [tags: Article Review, Analysis, Informative]

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Journal of Accountancy Article: Ethics and Restatements

- In an article by the Journal of Accountancy, the definition for restatement is given as “revising previously issued financial statement to correct an error (Hall & Aldridge, 2007)”. Restatements occur when a company must adjust previously issued financial statements to correct an error as opposed to completing a Form 8-K filing; this avoids all periods and amendments from needing change. As a result, the applicable annual financial statements would reference the restatement based upon the practicing auditors' opinion and SEC requirement....   [tags: final statement, correcting an error]

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Concept Of Developmental Models For My Journal

- I chose to explore the concept of Developmental models for my Journal. This is one of the most known relational models and was developed by communication researcher Mark Knapp. The model represents not only romantic relationships, but other close relationships as well from meeting until the break up. The Model is divided into ten stages or two broad phases of “coming together” and “coming apart”. The ten stages are initiating, experimenting, intensifying, integrating, bonding, differentiating, circumscribing, stagnating, avoiding, and terminating....   [tags: Interpersonal relationship, Friendship]

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Journal Summary of Stuttering Treatment Program

- The following is a summary of a journal article titled, “Is Parent -Child Interaction Therapy Effective in Reducing Stuttering?” by Sharon Millard, Alison Nicholas, and Frances Cook. This article was published in the Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research in June 2008, to report the findings of a research conducted on the effects of parent-child interaction therapy approach (PCIT) on children who stutter. It was conducted to add more research and evidence to the efficacy of using the PCIT approach (Millard, Nicholas, & Cook, 2008 p 636)....   [tags: Language ]

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Journal Article Focused on Scripture Interventions

- Journal Article Focused on Scripture Interventions As a Christian counselor, we have the power of the Word on our sides, but so many of us do not understand how to properly apply scripture into the counseling relationship in an effective manner. In Interventions that Apply Scripture in Psychotherapy, Garzon (2005) attempts to accomplish the following; educate individuals on the various techniques one can use to apply scripture, and to encourage and stimulate God ordained creativity in the hopes to create new techniques and methods for applying God’s Word in the counseling relationship....   [tags: Christianity, Counseling]

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Self Evaluation Journal : Definition Race

- ... I want to think that I am different from my family, but I am not sure I am very different. I do not think black people are dumb and I certainly do not think all Muslims are terrorist. At least that is what the surveys I took concluded. Actually, the surveys indicated that I show no preference either way. You see each survey I took indicated that I was not racist at all, although, I know that that is untrue. I have learned over the years that I do not like black women, not that I do not like all black women....   [tags: Race, White people, Race, African American]

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Journal Entry Week Nine Part A

- ... The provider will look into the goal of inserting a feeding tube to a patient with end stage dementia or someone recovering from acute illness. Advanced stage dementia is not because they are starving but is because they become a failure to thrive with muscle wasting and cachexia which is part of the end stage disease process. It is very difficult to place a feeding tube because it will be hard to remove the tube when times come. The risk of placing a feeding tube for patients with advanced disease is very high....   [tags: Health care provider, Patient, Medicine]

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International Journal Of Contemporary Hospitality Management

- ... Cathy Burgess (2007) also states that lending the financial skills to the manager can go further wrong if the manager does not possess the financial skills necessary. The findings in this research paper can be utilized by upcoming managers, students and current managers for the purpose of further knowledge on important skills and what financial skills can impact on the ability of managers to effectively manage in their areas. It could also be used for manager moving from an independent hotel to a chain hotel where the financials are more automated, and how that affect their job and how much control they have....   [tags: Hotel, Hotel manager, Hotels, Star]

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Research Methodology For Academic Journal Articles

- ... These are the questions which would be addressed by the applied research. They involve the prediction of relationship that might exist between the different variables which are under the study (Daniel, 2010, p. 2). For the researcher to get answers to these questions, one is required to have a number of materials and instruments which are clearly defined to provide solutions to the questions. The data which are used in this type of approach are collected using strict procedures before being prepared for thorough statistical analysis....   [tags: Scientific method, Research, Qualitative research]

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The Internet: The World’s New Journal

- The amount of young people frequently e-mailing, instant messaging, blogging, and posting to forums is innumerable. The internet has become a giant journal for every type of audience. Some believe that the internet is even improving writing skills. It is true that the web is developing the writing style of juveniles daily. Writing online has an especially positive impact on a person’s creativity and enables them to fully explore their potential. The internet is part of daily life. Children are beginning to use the web at much younger ages....   [tags: writing skills, creativity, expression]

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Field Journal Report in Grassy Pond

- My research site is located in Westford, Massachusetts off of Grassy Pond and the triangle of this pond is located between Nutting Road, Plain Road and Depot Street. My site located in Grassy Pond can be found by parking in the area off of Plain Road then continuing up the path until you see a broken down fence to your right. This is the site for my field journal. In my site I am mainly surrounded by trees. On one side there is a path that will lead you in a circle around Grassy Pond and on the other side it is a drop down path to the Grassy pond but before you reach the pond you will enter some wetlands....   [tags: wetlands, flora, snow]

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Reflection Paper On Awareness Reflection Journal

- Mindful Awareness Reflection Journal 1. Acknowledge Describe your experience Chapter 6 from Tools for Mindful Living concerted on stretching the body. I discovered this chapter to rest as an introduction into mindful body movements, or yoga. These stretches presented an experience for clearing the mind, rejuvenating energy flow, and permitting relaxation. When I accredited my body’s limitations, I felt a desire to further progress, aiding my body along the way. Through the chapter readings, stretching activities, and meditation experience, I learned distinctive mindful practice stretches that I can incorporate into my daily routine to nurture my body....   [tags: Mind, Perception, Sense, Emotion]

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Reflective Report of How the Idea for This Book Cover Came About

- INTRODUCTION This is a reflective report of how the idea for this book cover emerged. It became a thing of real interest after going through some eBooks, to be able to design a book cover that pictured information to the reader. With information from online resources including eBooks and articles, the ambition on the theme of the book cover design was equipped. THEME The theme for the book cover is titled “Jerome’s Journal”; this instantly became a book cover idea when I got this coursework because Jerome had a journal which he treated like he was writing a book but he never really thought about a cover for it....   [tags: Jerome's Journal]

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Journal Entry: Radiation Therapy Student

- Reflective practice is an integral part of developing professionalism of a radiation therapy student. In the following journal, we see the benefit of reflective practice and what it achieves and the value of professional practice and what it requires. We see an example of said professionalism as we reflect on Carla’s experience with breast cancer and her interaction with professionals throughout her treatment. From this reflection, we see the importance of communicating in a professional manner in order to provide the best standard of care for the patient, on a physical and emotional level....   [tags: breast cancer, communication]

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Journal Writing and Adult Learning

- Journal Writing and Adult Learning The value of journal writing to a course with adult students cannot be overemphasized. (Sommer 1989, p. 115) Journals and diaries have a long history as a means of self-expression. Several themes prevalent in adult learning--coming to voice, developing the capacity for critical reflection, and making meaning--are reflected in the way journals can be used in adult education. Journals are useful learning tools in a variety of adult education settings. Dialog journals, for example, have become popular in adult literacy and English as a second language classrooms....   [tags: Teaching Writers Authors Essays]

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Journal Review of Tourism Management

- Journal Review of Tourism Management Editors and their Backgrounds Tourism Management: Editor: Chris Ryan, Department of tourism Management, University of Waikato, Management School, New Zealand Associate Editor: Stephen Page, Scottish Enterprise Forth Valley Chair in Tourism, Department of Marketing, University of Stirling, Scotland North American Editor: Alastair Morri...   [tags: Article Magazine Review Analysis]

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A Trek Through the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy: 2005-2009

- Scope and Slant The scope of JAAL is mostly focused on helping educators promote and improve literacy inside and outside of school. Literacy includes reading and writing, which would explain why JAAL contains articles about both components of literacy—although they are more focused on reading than writing. There are definite patterns, such as digital literacy, multicultural education, and student-centered learning. The patterns arise from “hot topics” in literacy education. JAAL seems to publish articles that are connected to those topics in which educators and the public have interest....   [tags: education, classroom, material]

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The Anarchist Journal, Mother Earth

- "This version of Mother Earth was an anarchist periodical aimed at bringing up progressive issues, and discuss these. It was in circulation among people in the radical community in the United States from 1933 - 1934." -- Wikipedia Repeatedly in history, conceptions of nature have served as ideological justifications for political theory. The most obvious example is the Hobbesian state of nature against which even the most oppressive government appears perfectly legitimate....   [tags: Mother Earth Essays]

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My Journal on the Book, The Maze Runner by James Dashner

- ... Alby explains that they get a new kid once a month and supplies are delivered once a week. Other than that, they don't know anything about where the Box goes or how it operates. Once, they tried to send a boy back in it, but the Box wouldn't move until he got out. Next he explains that the Glade is divided into four sections: Gardens, Blood House, Homestead, and Deadheads. Thomas will spend the next two weeks training for a different job until they find the one he fits best. Throughout the Tour, Thomas is annoyed by his inability to ask questions, and he wonders why the people who cleared his memory only removed certain memories....   [tags: suspenseful, gratitude, grieve]

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Differences between Popular News Publication and Academic Journal

- Information can be manipulated in the variety forms. The information format in both popular news publication (Article A) and in an academic journal (Article B) is slightly differs, but in term of its information content, it has several similarities even its come from different authors’ background. Article A also known as popular magazine and usually it include recreational, news and opinion magazines. Recreational magazines are written for general entertainment. Example of recreational magazine is The Malaysian Women’s Weekly....   [tags: Article Analysis ]

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Journal Storage by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

- Journal Storage is a digital library created by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in 1995, which is well known as JSTOR. The home page of JSTOR is www.jstor.org. The main language is English, it includes contents in other languages as well. The owner of JSTOR is now ITHAKA, which is a nonprofit organization founded in 2003 that has a mission of incubating promising new projects that support the use of technology for the benefit of higher education. It is built to contain digitized academic journals. It now also includes books and primary sources, and current issues of journals....   [tags: digital libraries]

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Do A Quick Google Search For The Name Of The Scholarly Journal

- Scholarly Dialogue A. Before examining the article, do a quick Google search for the name of the scholarly journal. What did you find out about this journal. What kinds of works are published in this journal. How often is the journal published. What are the submission guidelines for prospective authors. Make sure to cite your sources in this response. Trappings of Nationalism in Frederick Douglass’s “The Heroic Slave.” was published in June of 2000 by Krista Walter; the source type of the article is an academic journal and the document type is literacy criticism....   [tags: Slavery in the United States, American Civil War]

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Is Deofe's A Journal of the Plague Year Fact or Fiction?

- Nowadays, infectious diseases have become a major source of mortality and one of the greatest concerns for the society as whole. Equally this was the case during the mid-seventeenth century, when an unexpected plague returned again in Holland. Published in 1722 by Daniel Deofe, the novel was a first-person narrative told by the fictional character of H.F. recalling his experience and events from the plague. It is interesting to know how the author intended the historical novel as a warning to guide and comfort, especially the poor.Classifying the journal as fact or fiction was an issue since its publication being that it involved a fictitious account of a real event....   [tags: sickness, credibility, holland]

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The Very Last Journal Entry

- The Very Last Journal Entry I just had an appointment for a philosophy student, probably my first one this semester. He was writing a paper and it was the exact same topic that I had had in my philosophy class last year. It was really nice to know exactly what to tell him since I had been through the same experience. Being a philosophy major, I know the type of writing that philosophy teachers like: papers with a very orderly structure and statements that are backed up heavily....   [tags: Papers]

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The Existence Of Favoritism : African Journal Of Business Management

- ... Contrastingly, advocates of workplace employee policies argue that those who initiating non-union employee voice will improve trust and cooperation between management and employees. Therefore, because of these two contrasting view, my research will able to use the information and support my theory concerning the benefits of non-union cities. Cotti, C. D., Haley, M. R., & Miller, L. A. (2014): Workplace Flexibilities: Job Satisfaction and Union Membership in the US Workforce. British Journal of Industrial Relations: http://dx.doi.org/doi: 10.1111/bjir.12025 The relationship between job satisfaction and workplace flexibilities prevails through several sensitive analyzes, both in the private...   [tags: Trade union, Employment, Collective bargaining]

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The Journal of Van Gogh

- The Journal of Vincent Van Gogh July 24, 1890~ As I work on this painting of the wheat fields, sadness overcomes me. I worry that Theo, my loving brother, and his family also suffers sadness because of me. Theo's condition seems to be worsening and I fear for his health. I have gone back to work on my canvases, and have given them my undivided attention. My sickness has taken so much of my life away from me that I suddenly have tried to make the time come back. How I long for its return, when I was able to work for hours, and paint to my hearts content....   [tags: Artists]

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Field Work in Hawaii- Journal

- Field Work in Hawaii- Journal Jan. 3rd 2001 Travel day. Things started out normal. I got up early to get ready for the flight. Arrived at the Rochester international airport an hour early to confirm my flights and check my baggage. While I was at the check in counter the desk worker got a call informing him that my plane was still in Syracuse with a mechanical problem and that it would not be making its flight today. Fortunately I was at the airport early enough to catch another flight on a different airline....   [tags: Papers]

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Reflective Journal Of Improvement And Outcomes Of Hepatitis C

- Reflective Journal of Improvement and Outcomes of Hepatitis C Therapy The purpose of this reflective journal is to determine the educational needs that the clinic needs in order to have 100 percent compliance with Hepatitis C (HCV) treatment. HCV is currently affecting millions of individuals who have no idea they have the disease. With a multi-disciplinary team who is dedicated to their jobs and successful in monitoring patients currently on treatment, the relapse rate is minimal and medication compliance will increase....   [tags: Pharmacy, Medicine, Team, Patient]

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Analyzing The Journal Sentinel Uses Anecdotes And Pathos

- In this online article, The Journal Sentinel uses Anecdotes and Pathos to display how immigrants who have worked extremely hard can no longer progress after high school because of the lack of documents. The IRC plays a pivotal role not only around the globe but in our own backyard for they bring about change that helps bring culture to America. They have been seen developing the land of America in a numerous amount of ways but the fact that they are fighting for those who have a diminished voice displays how connected they are to not only the globe but the origin of their existence....   [tags: Immigration to the United States]

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Response to Journal Article Entitled, The Battle of the Brain

- A.P. Language McGilchrist, Iain. “The Battle Of The Brain.” The Wall street Journal 2 Jan 2010 Online. [Summary] McGilchrist, who is both an experienced psychiatrist and a shrewd philsopher, looks at the relation between our two brain-hemispheres in a new light, not just as an interesting neurological problem but as a crucial shaping factor in culture. He questions the accepted theory that the left hemisphere is necessarily more dominant, the “practical partner”, while the right more or less sits around waiting for tommoro....   [tags: psychology]

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