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Multiple Meanings of a Symbol in Paseo

- Multiple Meanings of a Symbol in Paseo                        The use of symbolism has long been a technique by which an author can present far more than the literal meaning of a story. However, symbols are not always easily defined; indeed, it is sometimes possible that one symbol in a story may be endowed with multiple meanings, all of which lead the reader to a greater understanding of the author's message. Such is the case in Jose Donoso's short story "Paseo." The story is told from the point of view of a grown man looking back on the isolated, frightened child he was....   [tags: paseo]

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History of the sell of Paseo Caribe in Puerto Rico

- Paseo Caribe was an incredible investment for any developer who wished to expand real estate opporunties to influence job growth, private investment and a transition to methods of sustainable construction in Puerto Rico. Arturo Madero saw this property as a brilliant opportunity to take advantage of each of these aspects and make an influence in the Condado real estate demographic. Although Madero actions were in goodwill, by trying to promote a more globalized aura for Condado, many activist groups, agencies and high powered goveremnt officlas were in opposition to Madero’s development....   [tags: hilton, madero, government]

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Cultural Event That I Attended

- The cultural event that I attended was the Paseo First Friday Art Walk. I chose this event opposed to others because of the unique environment. This was located in downtown Oklahoma City as a strip mall known as The Paseo Arts District. There were art galleries, art demonstrations, live music, pottery, and food. This was all very fascinating to me and I enjoyed my time there. I took a friend with me to experience it as well. When we first arrived around 7 p.m., which the event started at 6p.m. through 10 p.m., there was hardly any parking....   [tags: Art, Modernism, Mexico City, Kansas City]

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Light is Like Water as Magical Realism

- Light is Like Water as Magical Realism   Latin author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has written many short stories and novels that are considered to be Magical Realism. Some of these works are "The Ghosts of August," One Hundred Years of Solitude," "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings," "Chronicle of a Death Foretold," and "Light Is Like Water." In "Light Is Like Water" (December 1978), the use of various fantastic elements along with the realist elements is what defines this story as Magical Realism....   [tags: Light is Like Water]

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Construction Activities

- ABSTRACT “SIMULATION OF CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITES USING PROCESS SIMULATION SOFTWARE FOR EFFICIENCY IN COST, DURATION AND PRODUCTIVITY” A construction project involves numerous complex construction activities, which are influenced by uncertainties. A considerable number of activities cannot be experimented before the actual project because they would cost a noteworthy amount of time and money. These construction activities can be analyzed using simulation software packages. There are various simulation software packages available in the market....   [tags: Construction]

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History Of El Paso, Texas And Ciudad Juarez Flooding

- El Paso has seen its fair share of heat, drought, storms and floods. The complication the binational region has to concentrate on will be management after flash flooding. In order to accomplish an earlier warning time frame the meteorologist need to get ahead of the “Climate Whiplash”. Geologist have already figured out why the ground cannot naturally absorb the stormwater leaving it to the city to find a way to divert or control the runoff. There are many ways to have the water led away from the city....   [tags: Water pollution, Water, Rain, Clean Water Act]

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John Ross Browne and The Imperial Valley City

- “This land has a peculiar charm…in the rich atmospheric tints that hung…and the boundless wastes that lay outspread,” best-selling author John Ross Browne, writing in 1871. Since Browne made his early travel notes, the Imperial Valley has changed significantly, not least because of the water diverted into it from the Colorado. The internationally renowned engineer George Chaffey formed the Imperial Land Company which undertook this extensive irrigation project that meant the valley could be settled....   [tags: city layout, community, climate]

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Ehtnic Conflict between Dominican Republic and Haiti

- ... Without the machinery necessary in order to remove these goods from the ground, the only option left is extremely difficult manual labor. It didn’t take long before Spain continued on their expeditions west and found land in Mexico and Central America that were also rich in gold and had their own indigenous slave work force. This led to a rise in other industries in the Dominican Republic such as plantation work, mainly sugar. The problem arose when other countries such as Portugal joined the colonization race and were much more successful than the Spaniards....   [tags: cultures, colony, economics, stigma, race]

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The World Of Half By Cristina Henriquez

- During this quarter we have covered various themes throughout all the reading we were assigned. The last novel we had to read was The World in Half by Cristina Henríquez and what made this book so different and unique from the others was it’s location, Panama. The others novels and stories we read were about immigrants from Mexico, Cuba and Puerto Rico, which are the most popular Latino community. Other Spanish speaking countries don 't get much recognition in the United States, especially Central America....   [tags: Spanish language, United States, Central America]

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Biografia de Gabriel José García Márquez

- Gabriel José García Márquez nació en Aracataca, Colombia. Debido a la mala situación económica de sus padres, se crió en el cuidado de sus abuelos. Sus abuelos son personas que tuvieron mucha influencia con la carrera literaria del Márquez. Más prominente es su abuela, que tuvo muchos cuentos de demonios y fantasmas. García Márquez comenzó su trabajo con periodista, y escribió muchas obras de no ficción pero también las novelas. Temas que su literatura se centren la violencia en Colombia y la soledad de algunas personas....   [tags: colombiano, cuento, abuelos]

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Freedom of Speech: Missouri Knights of the Ku Klux Klan v. Kansas City

- The articles "Freedom of Speech: Missouri Knights of the Ku Klux Klan v. Kansas City" and "Freedom of Religion: Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetery Protective Association" both engage in conflicts pertaining to the First Amendment in the Bill of Rights. "Freedom of Speech: Missouri Knights of the Ku Klux Klan v. Kansas City" is an article about the KKK's attempt to spread their beliefs through a public access cable television channel. Dennis Mahon and Allan Moran, both of the KKK, asked to be broadcasted on air in 1987, and the whole situation led to a major problem....   [tags: Freedom of Speech]

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Marketing Plan for a Shoe Repair Service

- Marketing Plan for a Shoe Repair Service I. Introduction: I have created a marketing plan for 'The Shoe Doctor'. The Shoe Doctor will be a local business in the Brownsville area that will offer shoe repair services. There are only a small number of businesses in the valley that offer shoe repair, thus the need for a shoe repair service in the area is vast. II. Target Market:                The proposed target market for 'The Shoe Doctor' will be the lower and middle income residents of Brownsville, TX....   [tags: Business Management Marketing Essays]

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Foreign Language Essay

- Antonio Machado es un poeta, que nació en Sevilla, el 26 de julio de 1875. Fue influido por el moderismo y el simbolismo pero su obra se expresa con lirica de la Generación del 98. Su ninez la paso en Sevilla y en 1883 se movió con su familia a Madrid. Tenia un hermano que se llamaba Manuel Machado con el que juntos fueron a la Institución Libre de Enseñanza, que era privada y muy liberal. Su actitud humanitaria, liberal, y las actividades que en ella se hacían, como viajes a los pueblos cercanos a Madrid y la Sierra de Guadarrama despertaron en él un amor al campo y a la naturaleza que después pudimos ver en sus poemas....   [tags: Essays]

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Bull Fighting

- Bull Fighting The immediate reaction of many non-Spanish people to bull fighting is that it is sick, animal killing, unmoral entertainment. To many others around the world, though, bull fighting is a sport which involves courage, skill, and power, in a struggle between man and beast. This purpose of this paper is not to discuss the moralities of bullfighting though, it is to give some information on a sport which is loved by many throughout the world. A bull fight, or corrida de toros, consists of three matadors, and six matches, which each take about 20 minutes to complete....   [tags: essays research papers]

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