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Technology Is The Enemy Of Tomorrows

- ... Companies like Blockbuster, Kodak and Motorola all had blinders on. They stopped paying attention to changing trends. Why. Because they lacked the culture to provide proper innovative change needed to keep up with the fast pace world. Take a look at Blockbuster, they failed to notice the Netflix startup, which delivered videos and games in the mail and again failed by missing Redbox, who came out with a vending machine system for movies that cost one third of the price to rent than Blockbuster and If that wasn’t enough to put something in motion, on demand T.V....   [tags: Organizational culture, Organizational studies]

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Jeanette Winterson's Written on the Body and Caryl Churchill's Cloud Nine

- Jeanette Winterson's Written on the Body and Caryl Churchill's Cloud Nine In Jeanette Winterson’s Written on the Body and Caryl Churchill’s Cloud Nine differences between male and female roles in society become distinct. Through these differences, an intricate web of male and female characters seems to be woven, and we can see the clarity between gender roles. With the support of Churchill’s Cloud Nine by Jeffrey Barber, “You see, I am no stranger to love”: Jeanette Winterson and the Extasy of the Word by Celia Shiffer, and “Body Languages: Scientific and Aesthetic Discourses in Jeanette Winterson’s Written on the Body,” the idea of love and gender roles present in Jeanette Winterson’s Wri...   [tags: Winterson Churchill Cloud Nine Essays]

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Nine Ten by Warren Leight

- The major conflict in the play, Nine Ten by Warren Leight is jury duty. The first thing people think when they hear the words “jury duty” is sitting in a courthouse all day and night disagreeing whether a person is guilty or innocent. For most, the immediate thought when getting that letter out of the mailbox is that they do not have time. Their lives are full enough with running the kids to school and to after school activities. Their next thought may be, ‘but I’m going out of town soon’, just because a select few are going to jury duty does not mean that time will stand still and wait for their duty to be done....   [tags: jury duty, play review]

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The Little Rock Nine

- “It was like going into battle every day.” This is what Ernst Green said about his experience at Central High School (Stone). Ernst Green was one of the nine African Americans that were carefully chosen to take part in the desegregation of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas (Little Rock). The Nine African American students that were picked for this brave action were called the Little Rock Nine. These students were a massive part in the Civil Rights Movement. Little Rock, Arkansas, like many southern cities, was very segregated....   [tags: desegregation, central high school]

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The Little Rock Nine

- In 1954, the Supreme Court took a step in history with the Brown V. Board of Education of Topeka by stating that, “In the field of public education the doctrine of ‘separate but equal’, has no place. Separate facilities are inheritably unequal.” Little Rock, Arkansas a city in the upper south became a location of a controversial attempt to put the court order into effect when nine African American students were chosen to desegregate Central High in Little Rock. How did the Little Rock Nine affect America....   [tags: Segregation Civil Rights Movement]

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The Nine Guardians

- The story of the Nine Guardians takes place during the presidency of Lazaro Cardenas between 1934 and 1940. Lazaro Cardenas instituted the agrarian reform to break up the large ranches owned by the elite class and end the state of peonage in which the Indians on the ranch lived. President Cardenas government opposed the Catholic Church as it was believed to be the vehicle of superstition as well as the ally of the old regime. (Mason 1962, p80) The Churches were closed and many priest lost their lives for saying Mass....   [tags: Literary Analysis, The Church, Indigenous People]

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The Little Rock Nine and Their History

- In May of 1954, the landmark Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court case had declared the racial segregation of American public schools unconstitutional. The Supreme Court had called for the integration of schools, so that students of any race could attend any school without the concern of the “white-only” labels. The public school system of Little Rock, Arkansas agreed to comply with this new desegregated system, and by a year had a plan to integrate the students within all the public schools of Little Rock....   [tags: Segregation, Public Schools]

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The Impact of the Little Rock Nine

- America has had quite a history. Moreover, America has had a distinct history concerning racial differences. From the Civil War to the Civil Rights Act, America has showed past that is unforgettable. However, America has showed a history concerning African Americans that still show up in our present today. The Little Rock Nine, staged in 1957, proves that we are not that far away from our previous actions against a different race. In the American heritage and main structure of government, it says that all men are created equal....   [tags: Civil Rights]

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The Infernos Nine Circles Of Hell

- ... The people care their religion in the desert because they did not had any knowledge of god so now they need to be lost in the deserted trying to find the love of GOD. The monster that make sure to make them suffer is the sphinx. The sphinx flies around the desert and throws fireballs at the people who are in this circle this circle. One of the famous person who is in this circle is Bran russell. This famous person is in this circle because he doesn 't know the about the love of GOD. circle III - none baptist The third circle has all the people who never got baptist by the name of GOD....   [tags: Divine Comedy, Hell, Inferno, God]

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Chapter Nine: The Mysterious Warrior

- Chapter Nine The Mysterious Warrior When the light from the blast faded away to black, everything went still. All the activity and the commotion on this wasteland came to an abrupt stop. All sound of weapons and movement halted, and for as far as the eye could see; the skeletal army stood frozen in place all about. “What’s going on here?” Willow asked after a moment, her voice so dry she could barely speak. Jack gazed around at the hordes of motionless skeletons in mesmerized bewilderment and relief....   [tags: wasteland, army, relief, quest]

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The Nine Doctrines of War

- ... There is not much they could have done about the weather, but they could have had backup plans for security. They also could have taken medics, outlined clearer plans, and have been prepared for the worst. Moreover, Operation Fortitude had set up an elaborate deception to provide the illusion that the Allies had a large army preparing to attack Calais Harbor. Patton was their General because the Allies knew Hitler would be watching wherever Patton was. The army was the First United States Army Group (FUSAG)....   [tags: security, battle of midway, japanese]

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Little Rock Nine: Their Struggles and How They Can be Applied to Us Today

- In 1957 a group of nine children crossed boundaries that no one had dared to cross before. Standing up for not only themselves, but also an entire race of people, they challenged segregation head on. Despite all the pain and agony they went through, the Little Rock Nine continued to stand against injustice for a better, more equal tomorrow. Although our country has come a long way, there is still much to be done to eliminate segregation. The end to segregation started on May 17, 1954 with the Supreme Court’s ruling in “Brown v....   [tags: Civil Rights]

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Truth in Distance: Caryl Churchill’s Use of Representative Discord in Cloud Nine

- Caryl Churchill is a playwright much influenced by theatrical past, present, and future. Her work in the 1970s with the emergent Feminist movement produced a collection of plays that are in direct dialogue with the social and political climate of that time (Worthen 842). Similarly, many of her later plays look to the issues of tomorrow; A Number, for example, deals with a range of issues caused by human cloning. Influences from the past are just as pertinent to Churchill’s plays, but are sometimes a bit more obscure....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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Nine Tyrants

- Nine Tyrants I sat intently in front of the television as the evening news was being aired. I then watched in despair as the newscaster announced the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act. At the stroke of a pen, a law enacted by our republican form of government was subverted at the hands of a panel of nine, unelected judges. It is the duty of the judicial branch of government to interpret the law, but that is simply not what I it does. We are living in a country with a judiciary that is constantly driving a knife into our republic, and I fear that our nation is slowly bleeding to death because of it....   [tags: Supreme Court, judicial branch, United States]

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Poem Analysis : ' Metaphors, It Says Nine Syllables And There Are Only Nine Lines

- ... There is an old phrase that has been used “there’s a bun in the oven”. Clearly pointing out in the sentence that the baby is sprouting. Moving on she creates the impression of happiness ready to splurge on the baby and spend all her money going shopping. Then all of the sudden in the next breath she is saying she is becoming miserable, huge, and feels like there is a purpose to all of the rapid changes to her body. A stage is a single step or a degree in process, the raised platform symbolizing the speedy expanding of the baby....   [tags: Pregnancy, Childbirth, Poetry, Emotion]

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To Kill A Mockingbird and the Little Rock Nine

- When a group of children known as the Little Rock Nine stepped onto the campus of Central High School of Arkansas on September 4th, 1957, they changed history forever. By being the first black students to attend a traditionally white high school, the nine students helped move America toward a more fair and constitutional attitude toward colored people. To Kill a Mockingbird was written during this time period and deals with many of the same cultural issues even though it’s story takes place a few decades earlier....   [tags: Central High School, Civil Rights Movements]

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Litttle Rock Nine

- Prejudices will always be prevalent in some way, shape, or form. If feelings of racial superiority are allowed to fester, eventually they can become strong enough to push people to radical actions. The Little Rock Nine is a group of nine African-American students who decided to make a stand and make a large step towards breaking down the walls of segregation. Despite evident opposition, their determination and fortitude set in motion a series of events that have accelerated the progress of integration within the United States....   [tags: Civil Rights]

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Game Of Nine Is A Thriller Horror Story

- GAME OF NINE is a thriller-horror story. The script has a familiar setup with the idea of a group of friends going up against a deadly stalker in a contained setting. However, what sets the script apart is the idea of the assailant playing a game called Game of Nine. The idea that he plans to stab the victim nine times within a deadline is a clever way of setting up an organic ticking clock. This helps to build suspense and anticipation. The goal is clear and the stakes are deadly. There are solid themes about survival, learning to forgive, and moving on....   [tags: Present, Time, Serial killer, A Story]

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Lessons from the "Little Rock Nine"

- Motivators and movers – where would the world be without these people. It is these beings that cause belief to become action and compel the masses to move through their example, sometimes unknowingly. In 1957, nine young African-Americans voluntarily chose to desegregate Little Rock Central High and break free of the black-white mold that society had made. Those young students became known as the Little Rock Nine - hated by those unlike them, terrorized by schoolmates and even ostracized by their people....   [tags: Racial Issues]

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The Nine Step Stairway to Effective Evaluation

- DiClemente (2013) stated, “Although no evaluation is perfect, evaluation research can have a high degree of rigor” (DiClemente, Salazar, & Crosby, 2013, pp. 298). The result of a high degree of rigor can lead to the utilization by program planners and policy experts which would in turn could impact public health policy and promotion practice (DiClemente et al., 2013). This is obtained by a step by step, all equally important, process in what is known as the “Nine Step Stairway to Effective Evaluation”....   [tags: Business, Stakeholders]

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Poem Analysis : The Poem At Thirty Nine

- These six poems all vary in tone and messages yet all connect to death. Poem at Thirty-Nine explores the feelings the poet had towards her father 's death and looks back on her relationship with him, leading onto how she thinks he would see her now if still alive. Remember requests a lover to remember the speaker when they die, but not so much that it affects their daily life. Do not go gentle into that good night shows the poet lamenting his father 's decreased health and encouraging him to cling to life....   [tags: Poetry, Stanza, Sonnet, Poetic form]

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Wal-Mart and The Nine Principles of Sustainability

- According to Marc J. Epstein (2008), to help understand what sustainability is in the context of corporate responsibility, [Epstein has] broken it down into nine principles. These nine principles… highlight what is important in managing stakeholder impacts (i.e. the impact of company products, services, processes, and other activities on corporate stakeholders). (p. 36). Evaluating a large company such as Wal-Mart against these nine principles can give eye opening clues to how much of a leader they are in meeting the needs of their current stakeholders, as well as forecasting and preparing for the needs of their future stakeholders....   [tags: Business Administration]

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An Interpretation And Adaptation : The Yggdrasil And The Nine Worlds

- ... I filled this cake with a honey creme filling to represent Valhalla. However, honey has other symbolic meanings that I found quite interesting upon further research. One of the most common things that honey represents is spirituality which seems like a fitting flavor for Asgard being that it is where Odin and the gods live (Honey in Poetry Symbolism, Expression, and Names). Honey is also significant to the Yggdrasil tree itself because it is said that the ash tree feeds “the bees with honeydew” (Honey in Mythologies)....   [tags: Norse mythology, Odin, Prose Edda, Æsir]

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Analysis Of The Book ' The Nine Rings Of Jfk '

- ... This phrase and the context in which it’s given gives us an implication of what JFK may thought about his own assassination. By taking a very interesting uncommon look at the event, we can question how President Kennedy saw himself. Did he believe he was image of greatness and what it means to be American. Most likely not, which is the argument Barbarese was trying to make when taking such a thought-provoking point of view. Unlike this internal perspective of the President’s actual thoughts and emotions, Rita Dove in her narrative “The Assassination of John F....   [tags: John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson]

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The Nine Planets Of Our Solar System

- ... Overall, NASA realizes that Moon plays the role as the satellite to protect the Earth as well as causing various natural phenomena. Clearly, Earth is only a planet in which life exists for a long way, and I have much in common. Looking at the features of Earth, my friends who study the Earth will see that the planet is so much related to my own characteristics. Firstly, as the Earth is the only planet with life on it and has been growing, I am also a very progressive person and strive to work hard....   [tags: Solar System, Sun, Planet, Earth]

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Starbucks And A Modest Nine Store Operation

- ... This understanding would permit Starbucks to be in air terminals. They additionally shaped concurrency with Aramark Food and administration, and this permitted Starbucks store to be set on college grounds. Starbucks favored authorizing on the grounds that permitting gave them more control over their stores. Starbucks got expenses and sovereignties on offers of any of their stores that are authorized, and every single authorized store need to take after Starbucks ' working methodology. All specialists that work at Starbucks get the same preparing....   [tags: Starbucks, Coffee, Howard Schultz, Revenue]

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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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Sixty-Nine Cents, by Gary Shteyngart

- The author Gary Shteyngart of “Sixty-Nine Cent” describes himself in a tug of war between the Russian culture of his parents and the American culture in which he wants to be a part of. At the age of seven, Gary Shteyngart and his family immigrated to the United States from Russia. When he was fourteen, his family and other Russian immigrant made a trip to Florida to see Disneyland. He describes “the ride over the MacArthur Causeway to Miami Beach was my real naturalization ceremony”( Shteyngart 103)....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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The Power of Six by Pittacus Lore

- Between bearing the burdenful duty of restoring their planet, protecting Earth, being marked for death, and preventing a superiorly developed alien enemy from galactic takeover, Pittacus Lore’s series The Lorien Legacies places extreme expectations on its young protagonists. As the last surviving members of their species, the seven Loric children struggle to incorporate their destinies as the saviours of their planet, Lorien, with their current states of being lost, inexperienced, afraid, and alone....   [tags: raise of nine, earth, planet]

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The Tomorrow City by Monica Hughes

- The Tomorrow City by Monica Hughes The plot of this book centres around two adolescents, David and Caro and an evil supercomputer which aspires to control the futuristic city of Thompsonville.  Dr. Henderson, Caro's Father creates the "perfect" computer designed to solve all of the problems of Thompsonville by gaining almost complete power of the city.  The computer then begins to make rash decisions of it's own. It decides that humans are incapable of making decisions of there own and soon devises a method of controlling the minds of everyone in the city....   [tags: Hughes Tomorrow City]

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Melba Patillo and the Arkansas Nine

- Melba Patillo changed history by enduring one of the first high school integration in history. Without Melba's bravery and endurance we would not have black people and white people together in the same building, much less in the same schools. Melba and the other eight black students spent one gruesome year at Central High, which is located in Little Rock, Arkansas. They not only tried to socialize and study, they had to go to press conferences concerning integration and were forced to ride in a car driven by soldiers....   [tags: Racial Segregation Integration]

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The Many Benefits of Section Nine

- The Many Benefits of Section Nine Section Nine affects all women, not just athletes or children young enough to benefit from equalized funding. Women of all ages, all traditions, and cultures, even/especially the older generations who are being confronted with the changing image of the woman as projected through their grandchildren and children who are benefiting and changing in correlation to section nine. This is seen in all the movies we've watched this semester, and I assume is experienced in most homes and families with young woman....   [tags: Sports Athletes Essays]

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Baldwin and The Little Rock Nine

- The Little Rock Nine: Weaving the Tapestry of American History Throughout his literature, James Baldwin discusses the issues of racial inequality within America and discusses reasons for the conflicts between races, proposing his solutions to the problems. One of the most important and recurring motifs between his works is the idea of history; the history of whites in western society and its origin in European thinking and the history of the American Negro, whose history is just as American as his white counterpart’s....   [tags: James Baldwin]

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A Feminist Analysis of Cloud Nine

- Feminist Analysis of Cloud Nine In 1979, Caryl Churchill wrote a feminist play entitled Cloud Nine. It was the result of a workshop for the Joint Stock Theatre Group and was intended to be about sexual politics. Within the writing she included a myriad of different themes ranging from homosexuality and homophobia to female objectification and oppression. “Churchill clearly intended to raise questions of gender, sexual orientation, and race as ideological issues; she accomplished this largely by cross-dressing and role-doubling the actors, thereby alienating them from the characters they play.” (Worthen, 807) The play takes part in two acts; in the first we see Clive, his family, friends, an...   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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Unseen Effects of Title Nine

- Unseen Effects of Title Nine Using the four topics, history, race and class, gender, and sexual orientation in sport, assume you are a screen writer in the year 2010. You have been commissioned to write a movie script about women's sports and current society. What is the theme. Who are the protagonists. What are the issues and how does the movie end. When Annie came in with an idea to do a sports movie, the first thing I did was laugh in her face. She quickly cut me off. "Harry. Harry what do you know about Title Nine?" "What is that, some new soy product?" "Title Nine, enacted in 1972, represents a large change in attitudes toward women and their aspirations....   [tags: Sports Female Social Norms Essays]

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Chen Rong's The Nine Dragons

- Chen Rong's The Nine Dragons Mysteries within mysteries, this is the gateway to understanding. -LaoZi (Harbaugh) Reading the Dao de Jing can be a daunting task for one who is unaccustomed to such simple riddles, as the Chinese language is so well designed to supply. The Dao de Jing itself is a collection of sayings, pearls of wisdom, which are intended to promote contemplation, an expanding of ones observational prowess, and eventually a total realization of the Dao. The Dao is the energy or being of the universe....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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The Little Rock Nine of Central High School

- Mohandas K. Gandhi liberated India from oppression. Nelson Mandela liberated South Africa from bondage. Who will help liberate the United States from prejudice. Both Gandhi and Mandela saw the need for change and answered the call to do just that. Though they accomplished a great number of things, they endured many trials and tribulations. However, their persecutions did not outweigh their persistence in changing their nation. Because they saw a problem, because they fought for a solution, and because they never gave up, nations were transformed....   [tags: racism, segregation, protest]

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Nine Stages of Divine Vision

- Nine Stages of Divine Vision Nine stages of life are formed by nine crises that shape our awareness and the way we envision and experience the divine in both our cultural and isolated lives. Out vision of the divine is determined by the unique forms and forces in each stage of our lives. The first stage is the unborn stage of the womb. The first part of the first stage is the unborn womb. Since the womb is almost perfect for our prenatal needs, there is an incomparable experience of Kinesthetic euphoria which is the ideal condition for the realization of bliss....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Analysis Of ' For Me From You ' And ' Poem At Thirty Nine

- Love "Plena Timoris," "For Me From You" and "Poem At Thirty-Nine" can be compared and contrasted in several ways regarding the theme of love. Each and every poem approaches the topic of love in a different way but at the same time share certain similarities. "Plena Timoris" by Hardy Thomas tends to present love in terms of philosophy. "For Me From You" by Rita Anyiam St John approaches the theme of love in an objective manner while the "Poem At Thirty-Nine" tends to explore love through contemplating the past....   [tags: Love, Marriage, Poetry, Interpersonal relationship]

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The Little Rock Nine: Civil Rights Icons

- Many events and people stand tall on the battlefield of segregation; Rosa Parks refusal to leave her seat, Martin Luther King Jr. famous “I have a dream (Struggle for Equality: Quotes From Martin Luther King, Jr., 1996)” speech, and countless other events like them. But one event that in particular stands tall as a distinguishing icon of the struggle against oppression: The Little Rock Nine. This group of black students broke down the barriers of segregation with non-violent methods; and despite the bitter social and political environment, became great people in our nation who continue to serve as icons of freedom....   [tags: The Civil Rights Movement]

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Nine Inch Nails versus Johnny Cash

- Which Version Of “Hurt” Would You Prefer. Nine Inch Nails versus Johnny Cash The song “Hurt” written by Trent Reznor and originally performed by his band Nine Inch Nails is a melancholy, haunting song. Nine Inch Nails’ version was recorded in 1994 and rerecorded and released by Johnny Cash in 2002. Each of the performers has a style, which some people would argue is at opposite ends of the spectrum of popular music; one is what is referred to as “Industrial Rock”, the other is country. Indeed, the musical genres are diverse; however, the song “Hurt” transcends the boundaries between old and new, hard and soft, and especially the differences and similarities between these men....   [tags: Music Analysis ]

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Manipulation of Time in "Cloud Nine" and "Top Girls"

- The manipulation of time is important in the Cloud Nine and Top Girls, two plays by Caryl Churchill. In one, she manipulates the passage of time to create a connection between the oppression of women and the oppression of those living in the British colonies. In the other, she puts the present first and the past last, suggesting that the past is more important than Britain would like to admit. Like Patrick Wright, she is questioning the idea of a national identity or heritage that wants to continue class and racial discrimination but give it a different name....   [tags: Literary Analysis]

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Human Development : The Nine Month Journey Of Pregnancy

- From conception to birth, the nine-month journey of pregnancy is a beautiful process that occurs all throughout the world. Human development begins when two gametes the sperm and ovum join together creating a new being. An infant is composed of 23 chromosomes from each parent for a total of 46 chromosomes. There are three stages of pregnancy, which include, the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd trimester. In addition, three periods can also help to describe, prenatal development. The periods of pregnancy are described as the following: 1. The Germinal Period (first two weeks after conception): rapid cell division and beginning of cell differentiation 2. The Embryonic Period (3rd through 8th week): basic f...   [tags: Pregnancy, Childbirth, Prenatal development]

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Exploring the Concept of Dispensation and the Nine Dispensations Referred to in the Bible

- The concept of the dispensations has frequently caught my attention and sparked my interest. A dispensation can be defined as; the divine ordering of the affairs of this world, or a period in which God dealt or will deal with his creation. The Bible speaks about nine periods, or dispensations, in which God ordered the affairs of this world. Teachers and Preachers refer to these dispensations as the Plan of the Ages. You may have heard of the Plan of the Ages from commentaries on the Bible or teaching at the local church....   [tags: religion, theology]

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Analysis Of The Book ' You Are Given Nine Photos '

- Before beginning the introduction section of Solomon’s book, you are given nine photos. Some of the photos are simply portraits, while others illustrate descriptive details unique to the individuals. All the individuals are unrelated and look physically different, whether it is their skin color, clothing, age, etc. All vary in cultural origins, yet they all share a collective belief, Judaism. These pictures illustrate the diversity and complexity of this religion and act as a reminder for readers to keep an open mind for what is to come in Solomon’s book....   [tags: Judaism, Torah, Halakha, Israel]

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Review Of ' Eighty Nine- Year- Old Paul Matteson '

- ... Byram Karasu, chair of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine wrote that elderly people feel detached from society in many situations of loss, all of which are most prevalent within the elderly population. The most common such events are losing a spouse or multiple close friends (Botek, 2015). Moving from home into an end-of-life health care facility can also cause significant feelings of loss, especially in those who have lived in their homes for many years....   [tags: Old age, Gerontology, Middle age, Ageing]

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Summary Of ' My Husband 's Nine Wives '

- ... There are only small fragments of pleural marriage that appear beneficial to Joseph with her career being a major player. Joseph is free to work long hours in the office, away from her child, because she lacks responsibility for her child during the day. Joseph doesn’t have to rush home every evening to organize suppertime for her helpless husband. Another wife is already taking care of his evening meal. Being a lawyer most defiantly over shadows any other job title, formal or informal, Joseph depicts....   [tags: Marriage, Wife, Full-time, Monogamy]

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Case Study Journal Nine : Dean White

- Case Study Journal Nine Dean White is a 16 year old white sophomore at George Washington Carver High School, and he lives in the semirural South. Dean lives with his father, who own an auto repair job. His parents are divorced, and they have both remarried. Dean’s mother lives in another state, and Dean’s school work started to go downhill when his parents divorced, and Dean’s grades picked up to a “C” since then. Dean’s father has not encouraged him to go to college, and his father told him he could work at his auto repair job....   [tags: Homosexuality, Sexual orientation, High school]

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Grey´s Antonmy Script Season Nine

- A/N: Just a quick reminder that this is set in SEASON NINE, before Arizona cheats on Callie. “When it rains it pours. Maybe the art of life is to convert tough times to great experiences: we can choose to hate the rain or dance in it.” - Joan Marques You’ve probably heard the idiom, “when it rains, it pours.” At Grave Stone Memorial, formerly Seattle Grace Mercy Death Hospital, the idiom always seemed to be true (no pun intended). This was the place where bad things happened, time and time again....   [tags: life, jounrey, idea, husband]

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Nine Stories

- Nine Stories J D Salinger wrote Nine Stories with the same brilliance as Catcher In The Rye. His style is so unique and complex that all of his short stories are truly enjoyable. Two of those stories are ^A perfect day for a bananafish^ and ^For Esme with love and squalor.^ The main characters in both of these stories, Seymour and Sargent X, have served in World War II, and the fighting has taken its toll on them. Their physiological well being was sacrificed and as a result they are no longer the same people they were before....   [tags: essays papers]

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One of the Littlerock Nine: Elizabeth Eckford

- 1 of the 9: Elizabeth Eckford Elizabeth was born in the city of Little Rock on October 4, 1941. She graduated from Dunbar Junior High School, then went to Horace Mann High School, which at that time, was an all black school. On the morning of September 4, 1957, Elizabeth was getting ready to go to her first day of school at Little Rock Central High School. She didn?t have a phone at her house, so she didn?t know that the other 8 students were going to meet at Daisy Bates. house and to go school together as a group....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Importance of Chapter Nine in the Wuthering Heights

- The Importance of Chapter Nine in the Wuthering Heights Chapter nine is a key chapter in the novel for several reasons. Firstly, it is a significant part of the overall plot; the events in this chapter dictate the remaining plot of the story. Secondly, it is in this chapter that the true natures and emotions of the main characters, Cathy and Heathcliff are revealed. Also, chapter nine demonstrates aspects of Victorian society and literature, which add to the readers understanding of the life of 'Wuthering Heights'....   [tags: Papers]

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How To Enter A Nine-ball Tournament

- How to Play Tournament Nine-ball People may think that spending eight dollars on a tournament is a waste of money. Every Sunday I go to Millertime Billiards and enter a nine-ball tournament. I never go in thinking that I’m going to win at least my entry fee back, although it would be nice. On the other hand, I always go in knowing that I will walk out understanding more about the game then the night before. The tournament starts at 7:30 p.m., but the entry fee must be paid before that. After paying, all there is to do is wait....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Authorization of Resource Rights

- The issue of resource rights within a particular territory has been addressed by many political philosophers, among who are Leif Wenar and Cara Nine. Both philosophers try to determine and argue to whom this right over resources justly belongs. Wenar argues that resources within a particular geography belong to people of that territory. However, current global commerce can be characterized as failure of institutions to enforce these property rights. Particularly, it gives rise to brutal authoritarians, who take over country resources and capture revenue from selling these resources in the market (Wenar, p.9)....   [tags: Arguments: Leif Wenar & Cara Nine]

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The Use of Language in A Fable for Tomorrow by Rachel Carson

- The Use of Language in A Fable for Tomorrow by Rachel Carson The extracts give the impression of stark contrast, even contradictions, from the very beginning. The author chooses to use the word fable in the title, which, traditionally, is something fictional and also usually refers to the past and yet this is coupled with ‘tomorrow’. This indicates that the author is looking to show the reader that, although the situation she refers to in the second extract may not be factual in its entirety, it may not be long before it is....   [tags: A Fable for Tomorrow Rachel Carson Essays]

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Chinese Company Nine Dragons and 2009 Crisis, Questions and Answers

- Executive summary This report will discuss and analyse the several issues regarding financial status of the nine dragons paper holdings limited which is growing at a rate of 120 percent from the last five years and suddenly washed away in the 2009 crisis. During that period of time the organisation faced rapid change in the business environment. At that Time Company forced to issue profit warning to its shareholders, market conditions were squeezed and heavy burden of debt on the company, return on sales....   [tags: declining sales, financial crisis]

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Critical review on Robert Gagne´s Nine Events of Instruction

- Critical review on Gagne nine events of Instructions During the early years and eras, there were many learning theories such as behaviorism, cognitivism, constructivism, and etc. Each of them gave big impacts on teaching and learning. To be more specific, Gagne developed nine events or steps used in instructions for teaching and learning and it is called Gagne nine events of instructions. From what I have learned in the last lecture, these nine events are still relevance and applicable even though it needs to be improve a little bit....   [tags: Learning, Psychology]

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Gender in Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller and Churchill´s Cloud Nine

- In my essay I’ve decided to examine how gender is presented on stage in Miller’s “Death of a Salesman” and Churchill’s “Cloud Nine”. More specifically, I will be looking at how both playwrights express the gender role of patriarchy in their male characters, Willy Loman and Clive. Gender, unlike the biological differentiation of sex, is a social condition that forms the basis of being a “male” or “female”. The role of patriarchy, as described by (renown feminist) Gerda Lerner, is “the manifestation and institutionalization of male dominance over women and children in the family” (1)....   [tags: patriarchy, father, son]

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Nine Different Types of Human Intelligence: Dr Howard Gardner

- Many teachers ask me which theories or practitioner do I agree with the most. When I get asked that question I sit at my desk and think about everyone we have gone over or the ones I did more research on to get a better understanding of their theories. We cover everyone from Maria Montessori to Lev Vygotsky and many others. I agree with most of the theorist and practitioners we have gone over with in class but there is one that I must say I agree with most is Howard Gardner. Dr. Howard Gardner a psychologist and professor from Howard University developed the theory of multiple intelligence in 1983....   [tags: theories, existential intelligence]

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The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court by Jeffrey Toobin

- “The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court is a book written by Jeffrey Toobin. Jeffrey Toobin is a staff writer for the New Yorker, as well as, a CNN senior legal analyst. “The Nine” starts in the Reagan and ends in 2007. Toobin discusses all the major cases that the Supreme Court made a ruling on during that time period. He also talks about each of the Justices, their personalities and how they came to make the decisions they did. One of the things that I found most interesting about the book was that Toobin described how the Justices became Justices....   [tags: inner workings of the Supreme Court]

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Comparing Under Armour 's Working Capital From The Nine Months

- ... Under Armour’s asset turnover ratio decreased slightly from 1.3 in 2014 to 1.11 in 2015. This is partially due to the acquisition of two major companies, My Fitness Pal, Inc. and Endomondo, which increased Under Armour’s goodwill by 380.2%. The following ratios give an insight of Under Armour’s solvency. The debt to assets ratio of Under Armour increased by 12.82% from 36.6% in 2014 to 49.42% in 2015. This increase is mostly due to an increase in total liabilities which can be accounted to the additional borrowings of $500 million to fund the acquisition of My Fitness Pal, Inc....   [tags: Generally Accepted Accounting Principles]

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A Brief Note On The Second Of The Youngest Of Nine Children By Elvira Vasquez

- ... Her father had gone almost 50 years without going to church and wanted to keep it that way; well that was until his browned eyed, curly haired little girl insisted that he be the one to take her to church. It was not long before God began to answer Billie’s prayers and she was able to witness her father’s complete transformation. This was the beginning of Billie’s quest to share the love of God. As a teenager she taught children’s church and as an adult she taught teenagers, many to whom this day consider Billie to be their spiritual mother....   [tags: Family, Mother, Cancer, American films]

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Can Nine Minimum Criteria Be Used for a Democracy in Yemen and Saudi Arabia?

- ... However, many reports show that this might not necessarily be true. Saudi Arabia and Yemen are very influenced by Islamic law; thus, liberal or secular political parties are naturally suppressed. However, when it comes to the private business sector, Saudi Arabia seems to be more flexible. The country has private schools, private hospitals, and private pharmacies. For example, the Saudi German hospital in Jeddah, which is one of the best private hospitals not just in the country by also in the region (International Hospitals Construction Co....   [tags: freedom, elections, Islamic law]

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Analysis of The Brown vs. Education Case and The Little Rock Nine

- “A negro baby had only half the chance of completing high school and only a third of the chance to complete college as a white baby that was born at the same time and place” (Hubert). Kids were treated differently by color in schools in the 1960’s; Brown vs. Education and Little Rock Nine are two examples. There are many more examples of how kids were treated in the 1960’s but these are the most known and they show how people were treated. In the North most public schools were not segregated and in the South they were very segregated, very racist, and had segregated public schools....   [tags: negro baby, white baby, education]

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Unit Of The Guard Mount For Iraq More Than Nine Years Ago

- 2. Upon deployment to Iraq more than nine years ago, 2007, I, along with twenty-five support element personnel were attached to D Troop 3-7 CAV 2nd BCT to carry out duties as 19D (Calvary Scout) which was not an issues for I needed the experience. Whiles with this element, I constantly received verbal insults from their 1SG. For each encounter and comments made, I referred to a SFC and SSG both of whom were my immediate supervisors and with whom I was assigned. Whiles at our location, I was constantly harassed by said 1SG who felt I failed to carry out my duty as Non-Commissioned Officer of the Guard mount for which I was responsible....   [tags: Sergeant, Staff Sergeant, United States Army]

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Fifty-Nine Days: Our Warning for Species Being Hunted to Extinction

- The Queensland government recently announced a relaxation in restrictions for poison baiting to allow farmers to “tackle the problem” of dingoes. In Victoria, similar measures have already been taken. Will protection of the dingo come too late. Fifty-nine days after legislation protecting the thylacine, or Tasmanian tiger, was passed - the species went extinct. The 1936 story of the thylacine may be repeating that history today for the many species that we find inconvenient. The dingo, sharks, wolves, to give examples....   [tags: Queensland poisoned bait policies]

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Traditional Medicines: Tomorrows Miracle Drugs

- Traditional medicines as they were passed on through generations formed the basis of health care in the earliest civilizations. New medical discoveries evolved from this foundation as the medical field developed throughout the ages. Of particular interest are the highly developed Turkish traditional medicines. Important trade routes from advanced societies such as the Chinese and Islamic nations passed through Turkey, thus introducing their respective medicinal knowledge to this area. In addition, Turkey has a large diversity of endemic plant species which provided them with the necessary natural products used in these "remedies"....   [tags: Journalistic Essays]

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Thematic Issues in Nine Muses by Wim Coleman

- Many thematic issues are found in modern plays from classic myths in the book Nine Muses by Wim Coleman. Long ago, when life was full of mysteries, myths, or explanations, helped people make sense of a perplexing world. Myths also explain deeper questions. Such as, how did the world itself come to be. How did life begin. How were human beings created and why. And why is there suffering and death in the world. People of ancient cultures all over the world puzzled over such questions, and they created stories to answer them....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Chapters One and Thirty Nine of Great Expectations

- Chapters One and Thirty Nine of Great Expectations In the novel 'Great Expectations', chapter 1 and chapter 39 are both descriptions of Pip's encounters with Magwitch the convict. The two chapters have key differences and important similarities. In the first chapter, Pip is alone on the bleak and inhospitable marshes, the wind is cold and violent and creates a threatening and frightening mood for both Pip and the reader. Pip is a poor young orphan boy and is in the wild overgrown churchyard visiting his family's grave....   [tags: Great Expectations Essays]

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A Visit At The Grocery Store And Purchase Nine Dollars Of Food For The Entire Three Day Period

- For this simulation I decided to make one visit to the grocery store and purchase nine dollars of food for the entire three-day period. Right from the start I struggled only purchasing nine dollars worth of food. I utilized the self-check out at Wal-Mart and had to have one of the store employees remove some of the items I rang up because my total after tax exceeded the nine dollars. This alone was a little embarrassing, I also could not purchase the box of macaroni and cheese I really wanted, and decided to compromise with two yogurts instead....   [tags: Nutrition, Health, Food, Eating]

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Parent-Child Relationships in the Poems Refugee Mother and Child, Poem at Thirty-Nine and Piano

- In Refugee Mother and Child, the nature of relationship portrayed between a mother and child is very tender and personal. The title of this poem directly suggests a connection between a mother and child. The very first line elaborates on this idea, as seen in the metaphor; “No Madonna and child could touch, that picture of a mother's tenderness...” Here the sustained sacred love between the mother and child surpasses the iconography of Mother Mary and Jesus. This signifies that the refugee mother and child shared a distinctive kind of closeness and loving relationship, experienced by no other parent and child....   [tags: Poetry Analysis, Alice Walker, Poem Comparison]

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Marx Was The Eldest Of Nine Children Born Into The Prominent Jewish Family Of Keinrich And Henrietta Marx

- ... He went to London, where he would stay for the rest of his life. Nevertheless, Marx faced many challenges in England. He was financially unstable, he was unable to house his wife and four small children and because of this fact two of his children died. Finally, Marx penned his first book A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy in 1859 (Karl Marx, 2015). Then in 1864 his political career came out of hibernation with the introductory of the International Working Men’s Association....   [tags: Karl Marx, Marxism, Socialism, Communism]

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I Had A Good Childhood Up Until I Was Nine, Then A Classic Case Of Divorce

- “I had a really good childhood up until I was nine, then a classic case of divorce really affected me.” – Kurt Cobain Children & Divorce Being a child of divorce can be very difficult for the parties involved to deal with. Younger children that are affected by their parent’s sudden departure can show some signs of psychological distress. These include, but are not limited to some of the following: self-guilt, aggression towards his or her parents, regression, and feelings of rejection and abandonment....   [tags: Parent, Mother, Father, Kübler-Ross model]

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Attending Melba Beals Event

- I attended an event commemorating a very heroic woman’s actions. Civil rights activist Melba Beals, author of Warriors Don’t Cry, was one of the Little Rock Nine who helped to integrate an all-white Arkansas public high school in 1957. However, this was not a very easy task. She attended school amidst constant harassment, violence, and threats. Her efforts helped shape the civil rights movement and earned her America’s top civilian honor, the Congressional Gold Medal. I found her to be very inspiring, witty, and brave....   [tags: Civil Rights Little Rock Nine]

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The Effectiveness of Part Seven Chapter Nine of Graham Greene's Brighton Rock

- The Effectiveness of Part Seven Chapter Nine of Graham Greene's Brighton Rock I think that Graham Greene presents this episode very effectively. At the beginning of this chapter there is the planning and thoughts of the suicide arranged to take place that evening. As Rose and Pinkie leave the pub it hits Pinkie what is just about to happen. "He had a sudden inclination to throw up the whole thing, to get in the car and drive home, and let her live." I think this makes it more effective, and this gives the impression that maybe Pinkie has come to his senses and is going to let Rose live, and makes it seem more real....   [tags: Papers]

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The First Nine Times

- When he meets Jenny for the first time it takes a bit to get over the fact she's The Doctors Daughter, and yes, he thinks it in capitals, it's too mind blowing for him not to. The Doctor bounds out of the Tardis, and there she is, all charm and a brilliant smile, a confident bounce in her step. A wave to Martha, and then her eyes do the exploring for her. She shakes Jacks hand, they size each other up, with neither like nor dislike. Jenny takes a shine to Mickey, they share details about their favourite Big Fucking Guns, respectively....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays]

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The Face Of Tomorrow

- The Face of Tomorrow One of many problems facing society today is the rate of youth dropping out of high school. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, “Dropping out of high school is related to a number of negative outcomes” (Patrick et al. 1). Unfortunately, this a reality for many people in our society. This is why the issue must be addressed and it must be addressed complexly because it is not a cut and dry problem. It may seem like there are too many factors in play, but this should be seen as an opportunity for many solutions....   [tags: High school, Dropout, Education, School]

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Comparison of Macbeth and Tomorrow, Tomorrow, Tomorrow

- All people have probably considered that immortality would be an extremely joyous experience. William Shakespeare’s play Macbeth, tells of the quality of life and how man exerts it; this is in direct comparison with Tomorrow, Tomorrow and Tomorrow, written by Kurt Vaunnegut. Where as he also writes of the quality of life with the implication of immortality by drinking the miracle drink, Anti-Geresone....   [tags: essays research papers]

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I Will Write Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow

- I Will Write Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow "We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars." - Oscar Wilde Life, I think, if we could map it out on some sort of cosmic parchment, would be a tapestry of paths taken, woven in on each other in a tangle resembling nothing if not a spider web. Somewhere in the midst of these interlocking and twisting trails of all the ways I've gone, the ways I've planned to go and the roads I have abandoned I managed to find two trends that form a frame for all the other twists and turns that may come....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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A Greener Tomorrow

- Patagonia & Tesla Motors Paving the Way for a Green Tomorrow Introduction This paper will discuss two leaders in their perspective industries that are embracing the future of a “green” economy. The two companies discussed are Patagonia Inc. and Tesla Motors. The paper will describe what each company specializes in and how they remain competitive with their non-green competitors. In addition the difference between how Patagonia and Tesla create their product and deliver it to market differs from non-green competitors will be discussed....   [tags: Environmental Issues]

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