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Dignity and Transformation in the Face of Tragedy in The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

- ... The Joads and Jim travel from migrant camp to migrant camp, where the struggle for survival is placed in sharp relief as man must turn against man in a sickening Darwinistic environment. The characters suffer breakdowns, the father retreating from his role as a leader, the mother enduring the tragedy in silence, and Tom questioning what the point of his life even is. The climax of the struggle occurs as Jim is murdered by a police officer, who Tom then kills. In the absence of the group’s spiritual leader, Tom steps up and joins together a large group of migrants to fight for better conditions, finding his purpose as a man of the people and leaving the Joad family on his own....   [tags: church, transformation. migrant]

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The Transformation: Then and Now

- “So God created human beings in his own image. In the image of God he created them; male and female he created them” (New Living Translation, Gen. 1.27). William Blake, in his poem “The Divine Image”, uses multiple literary techniques, such as personification and repetition, to portray his idea that man and God share many of the same divine qualities. He later wrote the poem “A Divine Image”, which contrasts with the first by discussing the negative aspects of human beings. These negative characteristics are emphasized through the use of metaphors and, again, personification....   [tags: Literature]

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The Transformation of a King

- Debatable is the story of Prince Hal and how he undergoes a transformation so infinite we may have difficulty comprehending the struggles he endured. Throughout the course of events in Henry IV, Part I, By William Shakespeare, first impressions of the characters are depicted and remain strong during most of the play. From the beginning of the play it is understood that Hal is an immature extrovert who sees no need for careful behaviors. Unlike his father, King Henry IV, Hal puts forth insufficient effort to prove he can hold the power that will eventually be his when he succeeds his father in the throne....   [tags: Literary Analysis]

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The Transformation of America

- The transformation of America is often discussed in both popular media and academic dialogue. Each generation has a name, new technologies define new eras, and events seem only notable when they are “historic”. While major events catch the interest of a broad spectrum of the public consciousness, subtle interactions between actors and slight shifts in beliefs are constantly changing the realities of the world. When the twin towers fell in 2001, the United States seemed to be thrust into a new world of Weapons of Mass Destruction, Jihadists, and a global fight against terrorism; bombs were dropped, ground forces were deployed in foreign states, and anyone who publicly questioned the urgency o...   [tags: Politics]

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The Transformation of Gdańsk

- The city of Gdańsk has played an important role in the transformation of Europe. But the same thing that today makes us proud about our past, could very well be what makes us a monument in the future. A legacy enacted solely through commemoration does not constitute a creative starting-point for adapting to contemporary challenges. Gdańskian, Polish, or European. Gdańsk needs to transform. And Europe will play an important role in the transformation of Gdańsk. The future of Gdańsk, like the future of Poland, and of Europe, is decided by how we take responsibility for the freedom that we’ve conquered....   [tags: International Government]

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The Transformation of Europe

- Over two-hundred years ago, Europe was a vastly different place. To the modern eye, the Europe of the 18th Century would be unrecognizable compared to its current state. However, the road to this new Europe has been not been all kicks and giggles, but a rather rough and tumble journey. Due to the introduction of new ways of thinking, the occurrences of multiple revolutions, changes in government style and leadership, which led to the creation and extinction of numerous countries as well as rearrangement of boundary lines, and the formation of a European Union, Europe today is hardly comparable to the Europe in our history books....   [tags: European History]

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The Transformation of Macbeth

- A man of dignity and intrepidity, Shakespeare’s Macbeth in the tragic play “Macbeth” had once embodied these majestic traits and left others around him awestruck in merely inspiration, yearning to echo his footsteps. His courageous escapades had also succeeded in winning over King Duncan of Scotland during a battle in which he defeated King Sweno of Norway. Yet, farther into the play, Macbeth’s character seemingly transforms into a man of ruthlessness and vulnerability. He becomes a “tragic hero” after his confrontation with the witches, the stern lectures of his wife (Lady Macbeth), and ultimately, the immoral human nature of greed....   [tags: Character Analysis]

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The Transformation of Healthcare

- INTRODUCTION The health care system in America today is poised for major,sweeping changes related to the enactment and implementation of the 2010 Affordable Care Act(IO,2010). As put forth in a report by the IOM titled,The Future Of Nursing:Leading change,Advancing Health,nurses,who comprise the largest portion of our country's healthcare workforce,have the opportunity to play a fundamental and influential role in this transformation while expanding and optimizing their own contributions to healthcare.The report focuses on several key points that would enable nurses to step up to the challenges ahead,specifically by achieving higher levels of education while creating an improved system for a...   [tags: nursing, barriers, expansion]

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Transformation of Islam

- Introduction Arab conquest has led to the distribution of the Arabic culture within Central Asia, including the spread of the Arabic language as state and literary. However, from 700s the authority of Arab governors and military leaders undermines, and the intensive flowering of the literature in non-Arabic languages begins during the Samanids and the Karakhanids. People adjusted religion to their way of life. Therefore, this decline in the prestige of Arabs does not symbolize a failure of Islam, but represents a transformation of Islam in Central Asia....   [tags: Religion, Arabic Culture, Central Asia]

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The Agricultural Transformation

- The agricultural transformation was the beginning of new way of life; it modified the way we lived and continues to affect us even in today’s society. It began when hunter-gatherer groups in Mesopotamia and in the New World started to settle in single places instead of continuously roaming in search of food. The ability to store food brought on Settling and some other new customs such as using more advance stages of preparing food (grinding grains), and eventually the early stages of agriculture....   [tags: Agriculture]

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A Survey on Transformation of BPMN to BPEL

- III. LITERATURE SURVEY Many researchers have studied the transformation between BPMN and BPEL. Most of the research conducted in this field is analytical in nature. Only few insights exist into the practical use of BPMN. Most notably is the work of Ouyang et al. [10, 11] and [12], who propose that BPMN to BPEL transformation be accomplished by multiple phase matching of pattern and graph transformation. An algorithm for generating readable BPEL code from BPMN model is presented in [10] which generates BPEL code from BPMN model by discovering structural patterns in the BPMN models which in turn are mapped into BPEL structured activities....   [tags: Information Technology ]

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A Brief Treatise On Societal Transformation

- PART TWO – SOCIETY A BRIEF TREATISE ON SOCIETAL TRANSFORMATION Mankind’s foremost fallacy lies in its misconception of society. Mankind consistently treats “society” as an undeniable truth—a fixture of the species—and upholds the status quo. However, as Berger and Luckmann would agree, society has never been anything more than a man-made invention—a valiant attempt to establish stability within a chaotic world. Despite man’s initial beneficent intentions, society as an ideal has been tremendously bastardized due to humanity’s divisive socio-cultural influences—i.e., the B&L-ian notion of socio-cultural variability....   [tags: Sociology, Socialization, Metaphysics, Society]

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A Survey on Transformation of BPMN to BPEL

- Abstract— A business process life cycle consists of different phases of development which are executed in certain order. Over the last decade, the discipline of Business Process Management has evolved to sequence and automate business processes for better performance. For this purpose, BPMN and BPEL have been designed not only to facilitate business and technology people to effectively perform their work but also to bridge the gap between them. BPMN is a graph-oriented language developed to create notations for use by the business community to define abstract business process in workflow....   [tags: Business Process Management]

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A Survey on Transformation of BPMN to BPEL

- IV. CRITICAL ANALYSIS There are variety of modeling language use to collaborate between business and IT peoples. Evaluation of modeling language is important to select most suitable language according to business needs and to improve existing expression language. Currently originations are striving for BPMN as a standard BPM notations and BPEL for process definition. However, such a proposed standard need careful examination of BPMN and BPEL. Research conducted in this field can be categorized into different domains including capacity of BPMN and BPEL to support workflow technologies, domain representation, semantic analysis and evaluation of BPMN exclusively....   [tags: Information Technology ]

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The Transformation Of The Epic Of Gilgamesh

- ... The death of Enkidu forces Gilgamesh to realize that death is a very real thing. He transforms from being fearless to extremely fearful of death. The fear of mortality leads him on a long journey for immortally. Gilgamesh begs Siduri, a female tavern keeper for immortality “now that I have seen your face, tavern keeper, May I not see that death I constantly fear!”(Puchner 97) She replies to him that the search for immortality is pointless due to the fact that the gods made it so that humans would be mortal....   [tags: Epic of Gilgamesh, Ishtar, Epic poetry, Enkidu]

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The Transformation Of The First Living Organism

- ... This magnificent discovery helped to further Darwin’s theory that every animal descended from a common ancestor. It is thought that all animals descended from a creature that inhabited the water. Most animals that we see today, look a lot like the animals that lived in the water millions of years ago. In 1995, Ted Deshler came across a shoulder bone to a tetrapod that lived in the water. It was one of the first shoulder pieces that was found of a four-legged creature. It was the first evidence that was found of early tetrapods in all of North America....   [tags: Gene, Organism, Evolution, Biology]

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The Transformation of Edna Pontellier in The Awakening

- “She wanted something to happen- something, anything: she did not know what” (Chopin). In Kate Chopin’s novel, The Awakening, the reader is introduced to Edna Pontellier, a passionate, rebellious woman. Throughout the novel, it becomes apparent how unsettled Edna feels about her life. The reader can identify this by her thoughts, desires, and actions, which are highly inappropriate for an affluent woman of the time. In the novel, Edna has an awakening and finds the courage to make the changes she sees necessary....   [tags: Kate Chopin, The Awakening]

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Workplace Transformation and Its Importance

- Workplace transformation is necessary to help a company continue to be successful and grow in the future. The company I work for is currently going through a massive transformation and re-organization. The goal of the transformation is to become more efficient by reducing redundancies and also be able to better serve our customers through specialized centers of excellence. This will also enable us to move quicker in terms of delivering new and improved products at a faster pace than ever before....   [tags: Organization, Company]

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Creation And Transformation Of A Leadership Style

- Creation and Transformation of a Leadership Style New administrators are often rushed into leadership roles because of the needs of an organization, which commonly leads to underdeveloped leadership skills and frequent burnout of new administrators. Many leaders enter their new role having never identified their own leadership style, personal strengths and weaknesses, or having a plan for the development of those skills. Included below is an exploration of the development of my personal leadership style while working as an elementary school administrator and as a Team Lead for Western Governors University (WGU)....   [tags: Leadership, Teacher, Education, High school]

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The Process of Transformation Through Education

- The Process of Transformation Through Education Nursing profession has made leaps and bounds since I embarked onto the field of nursing in 1993. While I was proud of being a nurse, I did not feel the need to be ambitious nor competitive in my field. Aside from the well known fact about the nursing shortage, I was not familiar with the numerous advancements that had been made by the profession. Most recently, I have come to realize how sophisticated and respected nursing profession has become....   [tags: Nursing ]

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The Energy Transformation in an Incandescent Globe

- ... One of the disadvantages of incandescent globes is that there is more heat emissions than light. This is called ‘wasted energy’ as there is no real use for this light other than the aforementioned. The energy transformation in an incandescent globe is complicated, but not so much so that it is hard to understand. The energy is transferred from the wire into the filament- causing it to heat up. When the filament is heated, it produces light- but also substantial amounts of heat. This was outlined in the disadvantages....   [tags: sustainability ideals, energy savings]

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Requirements For Successful Transformation Of The Aco

- ... There are so many organizations that are posing as ACOs, but many of them do not have the capacity to become ACOs. The NCQA accreditation takes into consideration all-important aspects that will help in the proper distinction of an ACO. For example, one of the key requirements that the NCQA accreditation seeks is to assess whether the organization has a team of qualified employees (Cheung-Larivee, 2011). The organizations must have access to professionals who will be providing healthcare for needed patients....   [tags: Health care, Health care provider]

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"The Color Purple": A Story of Transformation

- It is possible to say that the conceptions of women’s experiences do not speak to the conceptions of men. Universal perspectives have been asserted explaining the differences between men and women, by basing individual feelings on external impressions. From different perspectives, no such thing as personal prejudices exists. Judgments on the female phenomena are uninfluenced emotions that contain higher thought of physical manifestations. The Cultural components of this social structure include the interactional expectations that each of us meet in every social encounter (Risman, 268)....   [tags: Film Analysis ]

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The Growth of and Transformation of Social Media

- ... telephone conversation) than interpersonal (e.g. face-to-face discussion) and for asynchronous (e.g. e-mail) than synchronous (e.g. live chat). The higher the social presence, the larger the social influence that the communication partners have on each other's behavior. (Kaplan & Haenlein, 2010). Media richness theory is based on the assumption that the goal of any communication is the resolution of ambiguity and the reduction of uncertainty. It states that media differ in the degree of richness they possess - that is, the amount of information they allow to be transmitted in a given time interval - and that some media are more effective than others....   [tags: marketing, promotions, projects]

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The Importance Of Art As A Cultural Transformation

- ... The origins of the processes useful to get a proper perspective representation are to be sought in the activity and will of his artists. An admirable achievement, certainly influenced by the discoveries of Brunelleschi, is the Trinity by Masaccio in Santa Maria Novella in Florence ( Bucci,2003 ). THE FEATURES OF RENAISSANCE ARCHITECTURE The Renaissance architecture, although it appeared more rigorous in its basic principles than the medieval one, it produced a vocabulary of forms (orders of architectures, the triangular tympanum, round arches and vaults coffered) and a general principle, that of portion, leaving wide room of interpretation....   [tags: Florence, Renaissance, Filippo Brunelleschi]

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Transformation and Improvement of Television Hardware

- ... Because of constant occurring changes in the field of television, liveness is still a key problem for studies in television. Adequate theory and methods of analysis can be presented to evaluate the cultural force of television’s liveness. Paddy Scannell states a similar point in his book Radio, Television and Modern Life (1996): ‘The liveness of broadcast coverage is the key to its impact, since it offers the real sense of access to an event in its moment-by-moment unfolding’ (Ibid, 84). Even though, liveness is not a focused concept in Scannell’s analysis of radio and television in his book, he still explores how the experience of contemporary culture has changed in the modern world....   [tags: technology, image, ]

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The Emotional Transformation Of Mrs. Mallard

- Upon coming to the realization that her husband did not die in a tragic railroad incident as she was told by her sister Josephine and her husband’s friend Richards, in the most delicate manner due to her heart troubles, Mrs. Mallard dies suffering from a heart attack. The doctors claim that the cause of her heart attack was from a “joy that kills”(Chopin, Page 3). Throughout this short story, the author Kate Chopin, focuses on visualizing the emotions and the role that the women of the 19th century had as wives....   [tags: Emotion, Marriage, Kate Chopin, Woman]

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Notes On Globalization And Its Transformation

- ... Another success that shows the transformation of the culture is the modernization of Muslims countries. They have showed agreement with modernization by building big modern structures, applying technological engineer and opening big cities to the international tourism like Dubai and Qatar. A conservative community is opening the door which is good for its economy and society in the globalization era. According to that, it has been created the Euro-Mediterranean partnership, an institution that is almost 13 years old promoting cultural cooperation....   [tags: Culture, Sociology, The Culture, Western culture]

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The Transformation Of The Epic Of Gilgamesh

- ... No son is left with his father; for Gilgamesh takes them all…His lust leaves no virgin to her lover” (Norton pg. 13). Gilgamesh’s arrogance led for the people of Uruk to beg to the gods to send a counterpart of Gilgamesh, someone who would defeat Gilgamesh the unbeatable. The reader quickly learns that Gilgamesh isn’t defeated but instead acquires a new companion ... ..ilgamesh and Enkidu. Just like he originally wanted future generations are learning of such a courageous friendship that has no bounds....   [tags: Epic poetry, Epic of Gilgamesh, Ishtar, Uruk]

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The American Revolution : An Epic Transformation

- ... Though the Townshend Acts were more indirect than the Stamp Act the Townshend Acts equally disliked. The higher taxes on products such as glass, lead, paint and paper, along with the additional three penny tax on tea was supposed to bring in revenue which would assist Britain’s economy and pull the country out of its mass of debt from the French and Indian War. Britain, yet again, had shown that they would neglect their “parental” leadership duties in order to ensure their own selfish needs were met even if this meant taking advantage of the colonies for which it were responsible....   [tags: American Revolution, Boston Tea Party]

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Transformation in Call of the Wild

- Transformation: The evolution of an object or someone or dramatic change in form or appearance. In the story of The Call Of The Wild we follow a dog named Buck through his journey through the Klondike. We experience a transformation in him, as he adapts to the cold, harsh land where he is forced to toil in the snow,just to help men find a shiny metal(gold). Buck is a mix of a german Shepherd and a great Bernard. Buck goes from being the dog in command at Judges Ranch that takes care of kids, hunting with Judge and swimming to a sled dog in very cold harsh conditions carrying hundreds of pounds.How....   [tags: journey, dog, sled, betting, cold]

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1920s an Era of Social Transformation

- Citizens wanted normality to return to America. The 1920s was also known as an era of social transformation for women and American society. America was changing fast between War World I ending, and women testing new boundaries. The twenties was a positive and negative change for America. The 1920 had a paved a path which leads women towards social independents, and the twenties was also a decade that gave American a new view on their government. The prohibition movement had also made a huge impact on American society as a whole....   [tags: history, prohibition, women's rights]

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The Transformation of the American Colonies

- From 1763 to 1789 the American Colonies underwent a radical transformation becoming an independent self-governing nation. The British debt accumulated from the French and Indian War brought colonists into conflict with the mother country over a variety of social, political and economic issues. This turmoil pushed the colonials to fight for their independence and develop a government that would counter these problems. With the introduction of the constitution, the American Revolution initiated a radical departure from the America prior to 1763 when it developed unto a revolutionary society....   [tags: American History ]

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The Transformation Of The Music Industry

- THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE MUSIC INDUSTRY IN THE ADVENT OF MEDIA CONVERGENCE Remember Napster, the first peer-to-peer file sharing service found in 1999 that raised a ruckus in the music industry. Through Napster, web users copied digital recordings that thousands of other users could copy for free, ultimately creating “a copying frenzy” (Rose, 2000). The birth of digital file sharing created uproar in the music industry as the opportunities for piracy escalated (Freedman, 2003). Contrary, this forced the music industry to retaliate; causing monumental changes in the way music was created, formatted, distributed and consumed....   [tags: Music industry, Record label]

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The Transformation Of A Human Condition

- a. Medicalization, pg. 559: the transformation of a human condition into a medical matter to be treated by physicians. The people in the video had so many health issues, death being the rising star of the many issues, and also E. Coli disease, and high fructose corn syrup intake, along with other health issues that the body cannot fight and so the individual remains ill for the majority of their life. The food industry has stopped caring, if they ever did even care for their consumer’s health, and is now only focused on money....   [tags: Nutrition, Health, Medicine, Health care]

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My Transformation Of Thinking And Self

- My Transformation in Thinking and Self The self is interpreted by the individual and defined differently based on that individual. I think the self is he/she as their actual selves and not pretending to be someone else to gain the satisfaction of others. I am a first generation college student who grew up in one of Chicago’s most impoverished and threatening neighborhoods, Cabrini Green. My siblings look at me as a mother figure and role model. I became who I am today by the influence of my parents, school, and society....   [tags: Mind, Thought, Thich Nhat Hanh, Critical thinking]

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The Transformation Of Bills Into Laws

- ... 2014, 286). Prior to being debated upon on the floors of Congress, the bill may already include compromises which weaken the significance of the original concern. After the bill makes it to Congress, the process becomes painstakingly slower due to the cautionary nature of the checks and balances system. The bill starts off in the House of Representatives, and requires a supermajority vote—approximately 290 votes out of the 435 representatives—in order to be passed on to the Senate (Kernell, et al....   [tags: United States Congress]

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My Journey As A Spiritual Transformation

- ... No accidentals, no evolution of intelligence from non-intelligence, just a pure creation is all that could be explained; indeed it was explained. Psalm 19:1 tells us,” The heavens declare the glory of God: and the firmament shows His handiwork.” To also find out where I fit with the whole picture, Romans 1:19-20 says this, “For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse.” I am without excuse to not know there is a creator and God because of this great universe; His creation....   [tags: New Testament, Jesus, Christianity]

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Cub A Transformation From An Area

- ... The Legislative branch is where the national assembly has the ability to amend the constitution, pass laws, approve plans for economic development and set guidelines for ideas of domestic and foreign policy, yet these members are voted by majority every five years with approval from the government (“Cuba: Government”). As of today, Raul Castro, Fidel Castro’s brother, is president of this country. Cuba is a country with great activism, for it is seeks new foreign aid, investment or the things that is needs in order to remain prosperous while being independent....   [tags: Cuba, Fidel Castro, Cuban Revolution, Cubans]

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God 's Plan Of Transformation

- Ever since the beginning of time, God has been implementing and executing his change management plan. God desires to be in relationship with people and to move them on a path towards spiritual maturity and transformation. Stagnation is the anti-thesis of God’s plan of transformation. As Christian leaders, especially those in ministry, we must continue to seek opportunities to place people in the pathway of God’s transforming power (Rainer & Geiger, 2011). God longs to transform the lives of his people and that only occurs through movement and change....   [tags: Moses, Bible, The Exodus, Jesus]

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The Transformation of Russia's Government

- Transformation is one of the things that makes Russia incredibly diverse and interesting. Russia is known for beautiful architecture, strong military background, multiple changes of government and many other things. China, Finland, North Korea and Mongolia are some of the fourteen countries that border Russia. Russia is the largest country in the world and the United States of America would have to almost double in size in order to match Russia. Russia covers an area of 17,075,200 square kilometers, 79,400 square kilometers of the overall area is water....   [tags: Geography Essays]

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The Transformation of theIndustrial Revolution

- The Industrial Revolution was the transformation from agricultural to an industrial nation. During the 1780's, the Industrial Revolution first began in England. The Industrial Revolution took place when people migrated from rural areas to urban areas to work in factories. As a result of increased population and trade, Great Britain rose to be the Mother country of the Industrial Revolution. Many natural resources like coal and oil were developed in The United Kingdom. The mother country also had a very large amount of food supply, and numerous countries to trade with....   [tags: agricultural, child labor, migration]

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India 's Transformation Of India

- India’s transformation from a British colonial possession to a powerful modern-day state happened over a couple of centuries after the British conquered the Mughal Empire. Initially, British interest in India was merely for trade access to ports to allow easier transport to other parts of Asia and Africa in 1616. Authority was the intention, not occupation. British expansion into the continent of India was what “seemed like a simple commercial decision, a move designed to seek guaranteed revenues to pay for the increasing military operations in India....   [tags: British Empire, United Kingdom, British Raj]

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Transformation in the Middle East

- A profound transformation is occurring in the Middle East over the past few months. Since January of this year the region has seen the overthrow of two long standing regimes, that of Ben Ali in Tunisia and Hussein Mubarak in Egypt. Nearly every other country in the region has seen protests of varying severity and outright bloodshed in Libya. The upheaval appears to have been unforeseen by much of the international community. How America and its allies react to this situation may well determine the future of relations between the West and the Arab world....   [tags: democratic reform, religion, traditionalism]

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Organisation Change: Development & Transformation

- Introduction It is a well-known fact that the strategy of an organisation is mandated by the environment that it operates in. It is also common knowledge that the current environment that organisations function in is far from stable. Organisations and their members are required to go through change if they are to perform at competitive levels in this turbulent environment, and as Robbins and Judge (2012) argue, radical change is sometimes needed. Organisations need to adapt to changing environments and Waddell, Cummings and Worley (2011) put forward that in order to cope with the challenges and opportunities they face, organisations have to confront the challenge of developing a suitable ma...   [tags: organizational development]

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Theme of Transformation in Emma

- Emma also transforms into a proper woman through correcting her original neglect. Trollope states that “[i]n every passage of the book she is in fault for some folly, some vanity, some ignorance, or indeed for some meanness” (7)19. Because of her ignorance toward attitudes of her neighbors, Emma interferes through their lives in a way that makes them unhappy, for “she had often been negligent” (Austen 359)20. Mr. Knightley predicts the outcome of Emma’s plans in the beginning of the novel when he states that “[y]ou are more likely to have done harm to yourself, than good to them by interference” (Austen 8)21 and also that “[v]anity working on a weak head produces every sort of mischief” (Aus...   [tags: Literary Analysis, Emma, Jane Austen]

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Transformation of Homewood West Community

- ... To my surprise, many were well-educated and very welcoming, and ambitious people, striving to make the community better. Many of them noted the issues in the neighborhood, and stated that they had a lot of work to do but they made me leave Homewood West with hope. As I started my journey into Homewood, I made my way down Franktown Avenue past the YWCA I started to see differences from the city and why a lot of residents are struggling to make ends meet. There were houses with broken windows, and businesses that were vacant or torn down....   [tags: neighborhood, railroad, racism]

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The Transformation Of Political Community

- David Held is a British political thinker who is operating in the area of international affairs, and is also prominent in the development of cosmopolitanism, and in particular of cosmopolitan democracy (Durham University 2014). He is Master of University College, Durham, and Professor of Politics and International Relations at the University. His foremost research attentions include the study of globalisation and its implications, the changing forms of democracy, and the prospects of regional and international governance....   [tags: Human rights, Democracy, Sovereignty, Law]

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Transformation Of The Second Awakening

- ... Americans were divided in the 1790s, and this division made the Americans politics worse. I the 1790s, Americans were expecting more solution for political issues. George Washington was an example of the great President, and John Adams was elected President in this time where Americans were divided. John Adams suffered much from comparing him to the first President, and when John Adams was President, he had good relationships with the lead of the Congressional leaders. In 1796, there was election, and in this election Candidates started to run as part of organized political parties....   [tags: United States Constitution]

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Transformation Laws: Luminance Constancy

- Luminance Constancy As you read this page, processes are at work allowing you to make sense of it. How do you see the black ink on the page on a background of white (paper). Many of these processes we take for granted. As light hits the page, it is reflected back to our retinas. These retinal images are simply shapes and gradations of light. The curves of the images on the page are then perceived as letters. The letters are strung together into words. As we take in these long strings of words, a message is received by our consciousness....   [tags: objectivity, color, size, and distance]

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Dickins Elementary Library Transformation

- Bentheim (2010) explains the transformation in the school library at D.L “ Dusty” Dickins Elementary School in North Las Vegas. Bentheim used authentic experiences with stations in the library to focus on thematic word study, writing, media literacy, author study, reader’s theatre, games, and guided reading. Bentheim provided direct support reading instruction to students who were below grade level. Gifted students were placed on a special team that worked together to design the reading garden that would be built outside the library windows....   [tags: Education ]

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Government Transformation Programme (GTP)

- Malaysia has now facing a lot of crime issues recently. This has made the crime issues to being discussed a lot in parliament. The authorities are now in great despair as the crime rates continue to get worst each day. The government has come up with a solution known as the Government Transformation Programme (GTP) that is introduce to help in transforming Malaysia into a better country (PEMANDU, 2010). This programme focused on areas that needed the most intention by government known as the National Key Result Areas (NKRAs)....   [tags: society, economy, relationship, country, crime]

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Scientific Experiment: Bacterial Transformation

- Title: Research Question: Can modifying the genetic material of bacteria create new characteristics through gene transfer. Introduction: Prokaryotic cells have no nucleus and no internal membrane. Because of this, they can be classified as bacteria. Prokaryotic cells are similar in structure to Eukaryotic cells, however the DNA floats in a nucleoid. Transformed bacteria consist of a recombinant plasmid and a host cell or bacteria. If the plasmid in the bacteria has a gene that is useful it can be very beneficial to the bacteria....   [tags: Gene Transfer, DNA, Plasmid]

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Army Transformation

- The Army has transformed several times during its history. Adapting to the operational environment is a necessity for the force called upon to prosecute its adversaries. The Army must do what is necessary to protect the U.S. against all enemies, and advance the national interests of the American people. To accomplish this, anticipation of threats is crucial and victory against its adversaries is an imperative. The nation relies on the military for strategic level deterrence and expects that it will be decisive in combat operations....   [tags: Military History]

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The Transformation of Hamlet

- The Transformation of Hamlet             In Hamlet, the protagonist Hamlet faced many dilemmas that led to his transformation throughout the play. The people around him and the ghost of his father dramatically affect him. Seeing his father’s ghost had changed his fate and the person he had become. The path he chose after his encounter with his father’s ghost led to his death.             In the beginning of the story, Hamlet’s character was struggling with the sudden marriage of his mother, Gertrude, to his uncle, Claudius, a month after his father is death.  For a young man, it’s hard to believe that he understood why his mother quickly married Claudius especially since, Claud...   [tags: Free Hamlet Essays]

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Global Transformation

- The global transformation process functions and operates in multi-faceted dimensions and influences several complex systems that structure society (Held et al 1999), including many aspects of economics, politics, culture and the environment. Economic development is regularly distinguished as the most advanced aspect of globalisation, itself containing significant components that are recognised in shaping inter-connected global activity, such as finance, production and trade (Newman and Thornley 2000)....   [tags: Globalization, Economic Development]

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- ABSTRACT One of the important areas in information technology is computer graphics. The use of computer graphics is very important because it can help users in daily work efficiently and properly (Yuwaldi, 2000). Among the most important in the field of computer graphics is geometric transformation. With the process of geometric transformation, an object can be manipulated (Yaglom, 2009). Examples of object manipulation in computer graphics are translation, rotation, reflection and scaling. An object can be manipulated in accordance with the requirements of users such as object rotation on normal images like JPEG and bitmap....   [tags: Medical Science]

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The Journey or The Transformation: Which is More Important?

- As humans contemplate on their meaning of existence, they embark upon a journey of transformation. This journey of transformation is a voyage embarked on to discover the true meaning to one’s own self, where the destination, or the transformation, occurs when one completes his journey. Each individual has a unique journey and destination to transformation that helps shape who they are. However, there is much debate about whether the journey of transformation is more about the transformation, or the journey itself....   [tags: Hinduism]

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Transformation of Reality as Portrayed in Don Quixote

- Transformation of Reality as Portrayed in Don Quixote Throughout his novel, Don Quixote, Miguel Cervantes effectively uses the transformation of reality to critique and reflect societal and literary norms. In three distinct scenes, Don Quixote or his partner, Sancho, transform reality. Often they are met with other’s discontent. It is through the innkeeper scene, the windmill scene, the Benedictine friar scene, and Quixote’s deathbed scene that Cervantes contemplates revolutionary philosophies and literary techniques....   [tags: society, norms, mimetic]

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A Monstrous Transformation in "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelly

- In the novel Frankenstein, Mary Shelly conveys evidence that strongly supports the fact that one's surroundings and experiences help shape them. However, at the same time, the novel also shows that if one experiences a "normal" or "all American life", their mind may wander, as a result they may have many urges to experience something supernatural or abnormal. Furthermore, it seems that the novel is trying to convey a point that maybe in the long run a truly sheltered childhood or lifestyle may cause a certain curiosity and longing that could lead to destruction and mayhem later in life....   [tags: Frankenstein, Mary Shelly, ]

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The Transformation Of Womanhood During The 20th Century

- ... Because wages declined due to desperation for work, however, a permanent working class of women, and later immigrants, began taking shape (U.S.: A Narrative History, 195). This change in women’s work patterns from supplying her family with basic material goods to being a productive member of society with an income gave many women their first taste of freedom and drive to achieve more rights, but it was slow progress. Though one aspect of womanhood in the nineteenth century revolved around more women in the workforce, the cult of domesticity, also known as true womanhood, emphasized a greater devotion to home life and child rearing than had previously been in place....   [tags: Social class, Middle class, Gender role, Gender]

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Transformation of Lear in Shakespeare's King Lear

- King Lear is a Shakespearian tragedy revolving largely around one central theme, personal transformation. Shakespeare shows in King Lear that the main characters of the play experience a transformative phase, where they are greatly changed through their suffering. Through the course of the play Lear is the most transformed of all the characters. He goes through seven major stages of transformation on his way to becoming an omniscient character: resentment, regret, recognition, acceptance and admittance, guilt, redemption, and optimism....   [tags: literary analysis, literary criticism]

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The Symbolism of the Christmas Tree in the Transformation of Nora

- The Symbolism of the Christmas Tree in the Transformation of Nora The idea of equality for women has been the subject of countless books, speeches, and performances for decades. The concept of a world in which a woman can be considered equal to a man is not a new concept in today’s society, but it was in that of 19th century Norway. This is the world of noted playwright Heinrik Ibsen, a forward thinking individual with ideas that challenged the restrictions of society time and time again. A forerunner in the women’s rights movement, Ibsen’s play A Doll’s House offers a commentary much before its time on the dangers of a patriarchal society through the evolution of its protagonist, Nora....   [tags: empowerment, independence, equality]

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The Book ' Deep Rooted On The Way Of Transformation ``

- ... The Application is establishing that the Lord Jesus Christ is the institution within an individual’s existence. The individual must construct his or her existences of an eternal standpoint, and then his or her entire stance will convert, in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. The individual must be provide the true realm of spiritual formation by instructing them to clap hands onto of his or her eternal base, which he or she should ascertain entirety everything everlasting or in the light of God....   [tags: Jesus, Christianity, Old Testament, New Testament]

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Transformation Of Healthcare Sector By Big Data

- TIME SERIES ANALYSIS: A time series is a sequence of data points consisting of successive measurements made over a time interval. VISUALIZATION: is a method for creating images, diagrams, or animations to relay a message. MASSIVELY PARALLEL-PROCESSING (MPP) DATABASES: involves using a large number of processors to perform operations simultaneously. SEARCH-BASED APPLICATIONS: SBAs use semantic technologies to process and classify unstructured and structured content across multiple databases, and employ technologies for accessing information....   [tags: Health care, Medicine, Public health, Better]

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Juliet’s Transformation in Romeo and Juliet

- From “the fatal loins” (Prologue.5) of Lord and Lady Capulet, protagonist Juliet is born in Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet. Early on in the play Juliet is portrayed as a very dutiful daughter to her family. After her encounter with Romeo however, she begins a rapid transformation from a naive young girl into a woman. By the end of the play Juliet’s transformation evolves her from a dutiful daughter, into a faithful wife that is willing to desert her family in the name of love. The audience is first introduced to Juliet in the exposition of the play....   [tags: Free Romeo and Juliet Essays]

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Biology: Arabidopsis Culture Cell and Transformation

- Arabidopsis Culture Cell and Transformation Arabidopsis thaliana (L.) Columbia ecotype suspension- cultured T87 cells were maintained at 22°C in JPL3 medium with continuous illumination and shaking at 100g. Two-week-old cells were sieved through 500 μm stainless mesh and the remaining filtrate was transferred to a flask containing 20 ml of fresh JPL3 medium for subculture. Transformation of T87 cells was done by culturing the cells in B5 medium supplemented with 1 μM 1-naphthaleneacetic acid (NAA) and 40 g L-1 sucrose....   [tags: gene expression analysis]

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The Transformation Of Escherichia Coli With The Pglo Plasmid

- ... coli cells were transformed, they were made competent with CaCL2 to increase the cells ability to take in the pGLO plasmid. The CaCL2 method allows the cell to become more permeable via overproduction of OmpC and OmpA porins, proteins that are typically involved in regulating osmolarity in bacterial cells (Aich, et al,. 2012). To begin the experiment, 250 μL of the CaCL2 solution was added to two different 1.7 mL microcentrifuge tubes (250 μL of CaCL2 solution per centrifuge tube) and chilled on ice....   [tags: DNA, Protein, Gene expression, Gene]

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Edna's Transformation in The Awakening by Kate Chopin

- ... She could not work on such a day, nor weave fancies to stir her pulses and warm her blood.” (97). She recognizes the pointlessness of the life she is living, she realizes that without change, her life has no direction. If she continued with her uneventful existence, she would never experience anything she wants to experience. Her pessimistic view of her world is one of the key reasons that she undergoes her transformation; she was thirsting for an adventure so that she could leave her life behind....   [tags: stereotypes, freedom, society]

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The Transformation And Characterization Of Shakespeare 's Macbeth

- ... It soon becomes clear to him that the only way to bring this about is to assassinate Duncan and somehow circumvent his sons’, Malcolm and Donalbain, claims to the throne, marking the beginning of his descent into turpitude. Macbeth’s wife, most often referred to as Lady Macbeth, serves to amplify the changes to Macbeth’s character sown by the witches and ultimately pushes him over the edge into murdering his king. She entices her husband into going through with the deed, saying, “When Duncan is asleep / [...] what cannot you an I perform upon / Th’ unguarded Duncan....   [tags: Macbeth, Malcolm III of Scotland]

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Transformation of Guy Montag in Fahrenheit 451

- “If they give you ruled paper, write the other way”- Juan Ramon Jimenez Ray Bradbury intentionally used Jimenez’s famous saying as the epigram for his critically acclaimed novel, Fahrenheit 451. He foreshadows the radical character change that occurs within Guy Montag as he challenges authority. Montag lives in a dystopian society, which has been taken over by government censorship, overpopulation, and control of the masses by the media. Montag is a fireman, but instead of being seen as someone who extinguishes fires, they’re used as a flamethrower that sets a flame to books instead....   [tags: Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451]

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The Transformation of Civil-Military Relations in Turkey

- Thorny Road of Change The Transformation of Civil–Military Relations in Turkey Subject: Political Cultures and Economies in Transition Before Abdul Fattah al-Sisi’s sudden rise to fame, the renowned example of civilian-military relations anomaly in the Middle East is Turkey: elected officials run routine government business under the watch of a powerful military, and they are ready to be deposed if things go awry. Today, we see a different image of the civilian government gaining ground and senior commanders of the military willing to concede....   [tags: political cultures and economies in transition]

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The Transformation From Teenage Years Into Adulthood

- The transformation from teenage years into adulthood can cause a person to realize that it is time to discover one’s position in the world. Several make this transition easily while others struggle to receive acceptance amongst their surroundings. In the short story “Soldiers Home” Harold Krebs image is in photographs that are the key to how his own life transforming from a young fraternity boy then into mature soldier in World War I. Not to mention, a third portrait happens in images printed on pages of the short story, showing the young soldier’s character unable to “accept the old norms” once returning from the war (DeFalco 90)....   [tags: World War II, English-language films, Short story]

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The Transformation of Society in "The City of the End of Things"

- The future of society is an often unpredictable topic due to its many variables. In “The Lost Island” and in “The City of the End of Things”, the future is depicted as something detrimental to the society each story represents. In Pauline Johnson's short story, “The Lost Island”, this concept is manifested in the visions given by the Medicine Man, who foretells the oppression of his people by the arrival of the colonizers. In Archibald Lampman's poem, “The City of the End of Things”, this concept is expressed through the downfall of greater human society in favour of a colder, more robotic age....   [tags: Poetry Analysis ]

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The Law of Transformation of the Bone: Julius Wolff

- ~ In the 17th century, Galileo inferred that there was a relationship between mechanical forces and bone morphology, when he noted that body weight and activity were, related to bone size. ~ Julius Wolff ~ In 1892, ~ his Magnum Opus "The law of transformation of the bone" was, published. There were only a few early pioneers in the field of bone adaption, and then a publication, which came from an East Prussian surgeon from the “Friedrich-Wilhelms University to Berlin” (Charité institute 2014)....   [tags: bone adaptation, femur]

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The Transformation Of Teaching : Why Technology Is Essential

- The Transformation of Teaching: Why Technology Is Essential In earlier times, the acquisition and spreading of knowledge was not used to improve society. Instead it was used to have control and to exclude certain groups. As one could imagine, there needed to be a change in the way that the education system was set up. In her essay, “Project Classroom Makeover”, Cathy Davidson discusses how the “one size fits all” model of learning hinders students from learning in a new and modernized way. She suggests the notion that using technology to teach and learn can be effective in many ways....   [tags: Education, Learning, Knowledge, Teacher]

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Transformation Of Cellie Through Four Stages

- ... beats Cellie all the time" ( Napierkowski 3). Mister mistreated Cellie as if she was his slave. She never fought back when he abused her ruthlessly. Cellie was used for his sexual needs without her having any interest. Her opinion did not matter. She was like a toy, played and thrown around very often. Albert disliked Cellie. He was into other woman rather than her. Mister was known for having an affair with Shug Avery, a blues singer. Although, Cellie seems the same in this stage, we see a new side of her....   [tags: The Color Purple, Alice Walker, Multistage rocket]

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Flying: The Transformation of Heart, Mind, and Soul

- “The fathers may soar and the children may know their names.” This was the basis of Milkman’s discovery of his past, which he would learn about in time. In Toni Morrison’s novel Song of Solomon, Milkman goes through the early, adolescent, and middle stages of his life with little faith in himself, for he cannot fly, nor does he know flight’s true meaning. Milkman journeys through his life being selfish and vain because he has yet to discover his true identity. As Milkman grows, the more he experiences and encounters alone and with others....   [tags: Morrison, Solomon]

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Hero, Villain, or Both: The Transformation of Macbeth

- In the play Macbeth, we witness Macbeth transform from an honest, courageous human to a dark, dishonest man who is full of greed and craves power. Various acts of loyalty and betrayal take place throughout the play, and these acts help pave the way for the rest of the plot. We witness a series of betrayals that act similar to that of unsteady building blocks, with each betrayal adding more consequence and weight to the next until they all crumble back down. This was the case with Macbeth, where he would betray his old friends and essentially ruin their lives, until eventually, these betrayals returned the favor....   [tags: william shakespeare]

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The Transformation Of The Federal Government Judiciary System

- The transformation of the Federal Government Judiciary system established in 1789 and is built on three basic principles. It begins with at least one federal district courts in each state. An Example is if two parties are engaged in a lawsuit are unsatisfied with the courts verdicts it can appeal its case to the circuit courts. The court was composed of one district court and two Supreme Court justices. These appellate court justices meet twice a year to review cases of the lower court’s rulings....   [tags: Supreme Court of the United States, United States]

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