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The, A Blend Of Religions

- In the last decades, new religious movements have got the attention of the media, scholars and even followers of established religious organizations. Some of them like Scientology are well known because many famous celebrities like Tom Cruise practice them. Others like Rastafarianism are known because of their strong political and social views. These new religious movements are creating a phenomenon in this modern time, especially in the history of religion. These new movements are often syncretic, “a blend of religions” (Molloy 473)....   [tags: Religion, New religious movement]

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What Makes Panaseeda Five Seed Oil Blend?

- A man has an incurable chronic illness and receives 8 blood transfusions, and is told that he will have to have huge sections of his intestines removed if he doesn 't not improve, and only after consuming some seed oils he actually feels healthier than he did before he got sick. Sounds like something out of a fiction novel, but it is an actual story of an Olympian. Is a certain combination of seed oils actually that beneficial for health. This PanaSeeda Five Seed Oil Blend review will take a look at a specific combination that helped a man go from death bed to pure health....   [tags: Nutrition, Omega-3 fatty acid, Fatty acid, Vitamin]

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The Blend of Cultures in English con Salsa by Gina Valdes

- Gina Valdes was born in Los Angeles, California and grew up on both sides of the U.S.A-Mexico border. Growing up on both sides of the border greatly influenced her life and her writing, since she was able to experience both traditions and customs at first hand. Crossing borders and identity are both reoccurring themes that Gina decides to interpret in her writings. The English and Spanish languages as well as both cultures weave through her life. Valdes received degrees from the English and Spanish departments at the University of California, San Diego....   [tags: poetry, latin, immigration]

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The Meiji Constitution was a Blend of Many Conflicting Ideas

- The Meiji Constitution was a Blend of Many Conflicting Ideas It has been said that “the Meiji Constitution of 1889 was a blend of many conflicting ideas.” This statement is true to a great extent as the Constitution contained a number of inconsistency and ambiguities. As a matter of fact, it was proclaimed with the intention of solving certain existing problems rather than giving Japan a liberal and democratic institution. It served as a symbol of progress: appeasement of those discontented and politically conscious; consolidation of power of Meiji oligarchs; a cover of democracy; stimulus of Japan’s nationalism as well as a typical example of imitation of the West,...   [tags: Papers]

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Comparing Better Brew and Perfect Blend Coffee Comapnies

- Comparing Better Brew and Perfect Blend Coffee Comapnies After years of dreaming about owning you own business, you decided that owning a coffee shop would be perfect. Rather than start from scratch, however, you and your partners decide to look at two existing establishments, Better Brew and Perfect Blend. The two are for sale at the same price, and they are located in equally attractive areas. You manage to get enough financial data to compare the year-end condition of the two companies. What factors should you consider before deciding which company to buy....   [tags: Business Analysis Compare Contrast]

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Danielle Steel’s The Ring - A Blend of Fiction and History

- Danielle Steel’s The Ring - A Blend of Fiction and History Can a plot, setting, and characters in a fictitious story be derived from actual historical events and can the two blend together. The unique writing style of Danielle Steel merges true historical events with fiction in a manner that leaves the reader emotionally touched. In her story, The Ring, Steel does not show a partition between fictitious characters and factual historical events. In fact, the two are intertwined so well that the reader can imagine the fictitious characters as real characters during a horrific period of our history, World War II....   [tags: Danielle Steel Ring Essays]

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Experimental Utilization Of 2-Ethoxy Ethyl Acetate

- Introduction The diesel engine dominates the field of commercial transportation and agricultural machinery on account of its superior fuel efficiency. However they emit more emissions. The use of oxygenated fuels seems to be a promising solution towards reducing emissions in existing and future diesel engines. Oxygenated fuel is a chemical compound containing oxygen. It is used to help fuel burn more efficiently and cut down on some types of atmospheric pollution. Oxygenated fuels are characterized by the following molecular conditions of the fuels: molecular weights are low and the molecules have high hydrogen to carbon ratios and a low number of carbon to carbon bonds which lower the forma...   [tags: Blend, Experiment, Single Cylinder Engine]

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People Make Decisions To Blend In

- As people we experience many different situations that make an impact on our lives in one way or another. Think about a situation that has required someone to make a decision. Now think of all the factors that came into play when that person made their final decision. For example, you go to the store and pick one shirt out of ten other shirts to buy. Why. Were friends there encouraging the fact that the shirt looked great on. Was an adult telling you the shirt was the most appropriate to get. Maybe even a store clerk told you the shirt was on sale....   [tags: psychology]

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Romare Bearden: A Blend of Music and Culture

- Romare Bearden was one of the most influential African American artists of the twentieth century. He grew up in New York and contributed largely to the progressive art of the Harlem Renaissance. He captured lively scenes of everyday life in his former home towns of North Carolina, Pittsburgh and Harlem. Some of his most highly regarded works take on the subject of music, jazz and blues in particular. He not only depicted musical scenes in his art, but he also composed and played in various jazz bands....   [tags: Artists]

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- Historical fiction is a type of genre that helps paint a more captivating and colourful picture of the past. It combines fact and fiction as it presents mostly fabricated characters set in a definite period of history. Ship of the Hunted, by Yehuda Elberg, defines this genre as it entwines the lives of a fictional family with historical facts and elements such as life in the Warsaw ghetto, hiding to survive, and the Brichah movement of Jews out of Poland. History has recorded that over half a million Jews were crowded into the Warsaw ghetto between October and November of 1940....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Gandhi's Philosophy: A Blend of the Traditional and Modern

- What is Gandhian philosophy. It is the religious and social ideas adopted and developed by Gandhi, first during his period in South Africa from 1893 to 1914, and later of course in India. These ideas have been further developed by later "Gandhians", most notably, in India, Vinoba Bhave and Jayaprakash Narayan. Outside of India some of the work of, for example, Martin Luther King Jr. can also be viewed in this light. Understanding the universe to be an organic whole, the philosophy exists on several planes - the spiritual or religious, moral, political, economic, social, individual and collective....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Impact of Biodiesel on Automotive Catalyst Performance

- Stringent diesel emissions regulations around the world have put much pressure on the shoulders of manufactures to reduce the level of emissions entering the atmosphere from diesel engines. Much of the initial attempt to achieve this by the manufactures was by the substitution of biodiesel in place of the conventional petroleum diesel. In order to create a balance between the vehicle performance and the imposed emissions regulations, many manufacturers prefer to blend petroleum diesel with biodiesel in a proportion which is deemed suitable to run on their engines....   [tags: Energy, Diesel]

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High Performance : Thin Film Transistors

- High-performance pentacene thin-film transistors operating at low voltages were produced using hafnium (Hf)-based blend gate dielectrics. Pristine HfOx and several compositions of crosslinked HfOx/1,6-bis(trimethoxysily)hexane blend (CLHB) dielectric films were prepared and deposited by the solution-processed sol–gel chemistry. The p-type pentacene was deposited on the dielectrics by the neutral cluster beam deposition method. The dielectric properties and film morphologies were systematically examined with respect to the relationship between the compositions of blend dielectrics and device performance....   [tags: Capacitor, Dielectric, Transistor]

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Best Smoothies for Weight Loss

- ... Blend until all the ingredients are mixed together and smooth. BlueBerry Smoothie Mix the 1 cup of milk and 1 cup frozen unsweetened blueberries, blend until it is smooth. In a glass you will serve stir in 1 tbsp organic plaxseed. Nutrition fact per serving 273 cal, 103 mg sodium, 9 grams pro, 1.5g saturated fat,14.5 grams fats, 4 g fiber, 24g sugar Vanilla yogurt with blueberry Smoothie Combine 1 cup fresh blueberries, 6 oz vanilla yogurt, 1 cup skim milk, and add ice or frozen blueberries blend until smooth for 1 minute....   [tags: watermelon, blueberry]

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Alternative Sources of Fuel

- This is a petroleum dependent society. Everything from the vehicles that are driven to the electricity that is used, require petroleum to operate. However, this is becoming a major problem due to the decreasing amount of fossil fuel available to the world. The solution to this problem is alternative sources of fuel. Alternative sources of fuel can be obtained from a variety of energy sources, including those derived from biomass, various liquid fuels, and even energy from the sun (The New Book)....   [tags: petroleum, electricity, ethanol]

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Bathroom Design Ideas for a Relaxing Bathroom

- When planning most home designs, bathrooms are usually given the lowest priority. This is often because the bathroom is seen as only a space that has one utilitarian purpose. However, this doesn't have to be the case. By using a few innovative bathroom design ideas, you can make your bathroom one of the most relaxing and beautiful spaces in your home. One of the most stunning bathroom design ideas that helps to bring out the best in a bathroom's ambiance is to add wood-trimmed accessories to the bathroom space....   [tags: Wood-Trim, Toilet Paper Holders]

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The Aromatherapy 101 Textbook: Aromatherapy Relaxing Bath

- I was giddy with excitement when I found out that my assignment for this module would be to make and use an aromatherapy formula. Play a guided version of mad scientist to create a concoction with essential oils, pamper myself with the results, and call it school “work”. Yes, please. After much deliberation I decided the bath blend for relaxation provided on page 102 of the Aromatherapy 101 textbook might be just what I need to sooth the knots of stress from my shoulders, and melt away the weeks anxiety....   [tags: intoxicating, essential oils]

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A short history of military stealth technology through the ages

- The Lockheed Martin F-22a Raptor fighter jet is the pinnacle of modern stealth technology. Featuring the absolute latest in radar absorbent covering and aircraft design, this plane not only defies, but also laughs at enemy attempts to spot it, showing up as a blip the same size as a marble would on radar. Throughout the ages, it has not been he with the bigger stick who won the war, but he with the stick that could not be seen. Stealth technology and camouflage have been an integral part of warfare from when man first waged war, but how have advances from ancient technology led us to what we have today....   [tags: Military Technology]

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The Bob Ross Painting Method

- Bob Ross and his happy little friends have introduced millions of PBS viewers to the world of art. Bob may be gone but his gentle legacy of painting technique continues to charm and instruct. Not only are there books and DVDs available, but a full line of Bob Ross painting supplies are sold on-line and in select venues. There are also over 3000 certified Bob Ross instructors nationwide and internationally. How Does He Do That. The Bob Ross painting method is the wet-in-wet technique. Artists have used this method for hundreds of years, and for the oil painter is the fastest method to use....   [tags: artist, oil paints, wet-in-wet technique]

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Characteristics of Protein Based Biopolymer and Its Application

- Soy Protein Films Soy proteins are inexpensive, abundant, biodegradable and have nutritional value, they show the potential to be developed as biodegradable and edible films. Protein based edible films can form bonds at diverse positions and offer high potential for forming numerous linkages. However, soy protein films still have low moisture barrier properties because of their hydrophilic property and the considerable amount of hydrophilic plasticiser used in film preparation. One broadly used method to enhance the water vapor barrier of films has been the integration of hydrophobic compounds such as lipids into the film forming solution....   [tags: nutrition, biodegradable, soy]

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The End Of Race : Hawaii And The Mixing Of Peoples

- With the development of society, world becomes smaller and smaller and gradually y becomes a big family. Every people try their best to blend in this big family. The purpose of cosmopolitanism is more likely for people now to achieve. Kwame Anthony Appiah, the author of “Making Conversation and the Primacy of Practice”, not only asserts that cosmopolitanism is the name of challenge but also suggests that there are two strands that intertwine in the notions of cosmopolitanism. While on the other hand, Steve Olson, the author of “The End of Race: Hawaii and the Mixing of Peoples” provides real examples of the racial harmonious mixing and cultural appreciation among the different ethnic groups...   [tags: Race, Ethnic group, Kwame Anthony Appiah]

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The Mind Blowing Protein Shake Recipes For Weight Loss

- 10 Mind-Blowing Protein Shake Recipes for Weight Loss Losing weight can be a challenge, especially when temptation is in our faces every time we walk into the kitchen. With some pre-planning, many of the reasons to eat something that is not beneficial to your diet can be eliminated. Eating healthy and with the goal of weight loss doesn’t have to be boring or tasteless. Protein shakes and smoothies can be a satisfying way to beat the cravings and not make you feel like you are missing out on the foods you enjoy....   [tags: Nutrition, Milk, Chocolate, Teaspoon]

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The Problem of Malnutrition around the World

- ... If malnutrition continues to go untreated, its effects will kill millions of children. The world needs to realize that the current solution is not working and address the real issue before more lives are lost. With so many people affected by severe malnutrition, the “2013 World Hunger and Poverty Facts and Statistics” explored which countries were the most affected by this crippling problem. Their discovery found that one in four people are hungry in Africa. In the past few years, 20 million more people became hungry and malnourished every year....   [tags: providing relief and nutrients]

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The Literacy Game On The Classroom Table

- setting The literacy game was played in the classroom table with sixteen children of 6 years old in Grade 1 at Sister Mary Phillips school on November 30 at 10:45am. The grade 1 teacher was present while conducting the literacy game. Rationale: It lays the foundation for identifying the separate sounds/phonemes within words. How you presented/introduced literacy games/ aid. I used the regular Bingo game format to play the game. Before I start off, I played the game and gave oral instructions and demonstrated the actions....   [tags: Vowel, International Phonetic Alphabet, Phonetics]

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Critique of the Theory of Assimilation

- The scholars of the Chicago School of Sociology have presented a theory of assimilation that generally states that people of different cultures and ethnicities that come into the United States (also applies to other countries as well) will have contact with American culture which will generate conflict. These people of a different culture or ethnicity will eventually acculturate and integrate into a so called “Melting Pot” of culture in which they will give off their own unique flavor but will eventually blend into mainstream society....   [tags: american history]

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Max International Provides Weight Management Solutions

- Max International provides weight management solutions, nutritionals for better health and high quality skin care products to help you live your life to the max. Their science-based formulas include glutathione, an antioxidant that supports optimal health. Nutritionals Support your body’s natural defenses and reach your peak mental and physical level with Cellgevity. Cellgevity, the premiere nutritional formula from Max International, supports the production and efficient use of glutathione in the body....   [tags: Nutrition, Metabolism, Amino acid, Vitamin C]

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The New Pow Wow Step

- ... It's evident in groups from foreign countries, especially Europe and Asia, who have music that appear here in North America and we are introduced to a new culture as a direct result. In ATCR, the group has been quoted many times about their new style of music, and in this blend of two styles there is a question of authenticity that often arises in music like this. It is true that most from the traditional aspect would deem this group as inauthentic, because they are not purely conventional....   [tags: electonic, music, genre, culture, views, era]

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Legal Proceedings of Starbucks Agains Black Bear Company

- Applying Ethical Framework: Starbucks vs. Charbucks 1) Starbucks’ legal case strategy legal maneuvering cannot be considered as ethical. The company tried to use its power in order to weaken the small company that already was much weaker. It is obvious that Black Bear had much less finances than the Starbucks did, and that is why legal procedures were exhausting the small company financially. The maneuvering, undertaken by Starbucks, had the aim to destroy the Black Bear Company, and thus to reach its target in the legal proceedings....   [tags: stakeholders, ethics, coffee]

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Why The Dancers Were Choreographed By The Great Dancer Edward Vanilla

- On the first Friday of November I had the privileged to watch the dance show Premium Blend. Throughout the show there was six dances, and one intermission in between them. Three dances I paid attention to, and they were called “Cloud 9,” “Forever Fred,” and “English Suite.” The production was well done throughout the entire show from top to bottom. But the production specially for “Cloud 9,” “Forever Fred,” and “English Suite” was done very professionally. It amazes how well the dancers perform, and I can’t believe there are still only students ate the UofA....   [tags: Dance, Choreography, Performance, Dance therapy]

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Five Mind Blowing Protein Shake Recipes For Muscle Building

- 10 Mind-Blowing Protein Shake Recipes for Muscle Building While building muscle and gaining strength, it is important to fuel your body properly. It is hard to stick to a regime when temptation is around every corner. A protein shake or smoothie can be a satisfy way to curb cravings and change things up from eating egg whites and tuna fish. Your fuel doesn’t have to be boring or repetitive. I’ve scoured the internet to find some tasty protein shake recipes. Some are geared for certain parts of the day to optimize your workouts or to help you wake up....   [tags: Milk, Nutrition, Chocolate, Cheese]

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Viva Raperos: How Music Can Interact With Politics

- Introduction Passion: what does it mean. According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, passion is defined as: “a strong and barely controllable emotion”. Humankind has expressed passion in multitudes of ways for as long as humans have possessed communication skills. Through art, science, literature, music and even politics humans have showcased passion. Passion can be either supportive or oppositional. Music has been the greatest medium for humans to express passion, due to the great range of emotions that can be realized through song....   [tags: Music]

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Preventing Breast Cancer Through Mammograms and Sef-exams

- Because doctors warn that breast cancer is the leading killer in women; yearly mammograms and monthly self-exams are preformed. The daily routine to lower the rick of breast cancer consist of: exercise, eating healthy, and avoiding alcohol. But, what if instead, essential oil rubbed on the breasts’ everyday stopped breast cancer. In 2007 Joyce Sobotta created “Healthy Girls Breast Oil”, and claims it stops breast cancer. Unfortunately, the evidence in the oil’s claim is not apparent to women when reading its advertisement....   [tags: risk, rubbing oil on breast ]

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Starbucks And Its Impact On Business Sector

- • Starbucks greatest development is in its International fragment. The developing markets of Brazil, India, China, South Africa and Mexico with a developing white collar class populace keep on offering huge chances to include new stores and serve more clients. Starbucks has effectively made huge advances into the Chinese market however there still is a considerable measure of undiscovered potential development in these business sectors. Starbucks ought to develop in these developing markets by winning locally Starbucks must stay applicable to the client keeping in mind the end goal to develop in these business sectors, and its administration groups ought to have the flexibility to work insi...   [tags: Coffee, Espresso, Starbucks, Coffeehouse]

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Alternative Energy Sources

- Alternative Energy Sources “In United States around half of million deaths each year are attributed to air pollution. It is estimated that air pollution each day kills three people in the city of Hong Kong. Air pollution also contributes to soil and water pollution. More than 15,000 people in the world die each day because of water pollution” ( With these statistics, it is no wonder people are coming up with alternative energy sources. From energy to gasoline, there are many different ways to reduce these statistics....   [tags: Energy ]

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Police Corruption within XYZ Organization

- ... Police corruption is systemic and deserves an imperial response to reduce the likelihood of future reoccurrences (Waddington, 2010). Deterrence Theory (Payne, 2012) states that “Deterrence theory can be traced to Cesare Beccaria’s On Crimes and Punishments, a work that many have defined as the foundation of the classical school of criminological thought” (p.439). Based on this theory, there are three criteria that must be met for the punishment to be effective: (1) punishment must be swift so that the offender links the behavior of the crime with the response of the punishment, (2) punishment must be certain so that offenders know if a crime is committed then a negative consequence will...   [tags: protecting illegal activities]

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Sample Resume : Chocolate Parfaits

- Chocolate Parfaits Serves 4/ Prep time: 20 minutes Parfaits are happy; they look charming and whimsical, especially if you layer them perfectly in real parfait glasses. You can put as many layers as you like, as long as the chocolate and whipped cream do not mix and ruin the effect. If you crave a chocolate mousse presentation instead, fold the whipped cream into the chocolate mixture until it is completely incorporated. Under 30 Minutes, Make Ahead 1 avocado, peeled and pitted ¼ cup cocoa powder ¼ cup egg white protein powder ¼ cup water ½ teaspoon stevia ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon Pinch of sea salt 1½ cups heavy (whipping) cream ¼ teaspoon stevia 1. Place the avocado, cocoa powder,...   [tags: Milk, Ice cream, Chocolate, Cream]

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Marketing Analysis : Caribou Coffee

- Caribou coffee is a specialty coffee and espresso retailer. At the end of 2013, packaged coffee sales were at an all-time low category wide and Caribou had closed roughly 80 stores across the nation. According to the Chicago Tribune, Caribou Coffee had to close stores after evaluations showed they would not be meeting their sales expectations. Caribou brought on Exponent PR and Colle+McVoy to find a new marketing approach. According to the Silver Anvil case summary, Caribou has three main target audiences....   [tags: Coffee, Espresso, Retailing, Sales]

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The Green Change

- With high gas prices that are still on the climb, it may be time to switch to a different type of fuel for your vehicle. E85 could possibly be the answer. E85 is eighty-five percent denatured ethanol and fifteen percent gasoline. This blend of ethanol and gasoline is cheaper while providing a higher-octane level than conventional gasoline and will reduce the addiction to foreign oil while boosting the American economy. E85 has taken awhile to catch on in the states due to our addiction to foreign oil....   [tags: Energy ]

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Alternative Combustible Fuels

- Nowdays people rely on gasoline (petroleum) as a basic form of fuel, but gasoline prices are starting to be a problem. A bigger problema is that people forget about other alternative combustible form of fuels like Biodiesel, Ethanol, and Electricty or most common known as Hybrids. This alternative fuels are better than gasoline because they dont contamínate that much, reduce pollution and the emissions of greenhouse gasses. Biodiesel is a renewable fuel made of vegetable oils which is use for heavy machinary....   [tags: gasoline prices, biodiesel, ehtanol]

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Pervaporative Separation of Methanol/Methyl tert-butyl ether Mixtures with Polyion Complex Composite Membranes of Sodium alginate/Chitosan

- ... (3) where Y is the permeate composition and X is the feed composition. Pervaporation separation index (PSI) was used to determine the membrane separation ability whenever there is a trade-off between permeation flux and separation factor [7]. It is calculated according to Eq. 4, PSI=J(α-1) (4) where α must be greater than 1 for separation to happen. The temperature dependence of the permeation rate can be expressed by Arrhenius type law as in Eq. 5, J=A_p exp⁡(E_p⁄RT)....   [tags: chemical and petrochemical industries]

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Impact of Women Entrepreneurship on Women Empowerment in Pakistan

- 1.1 Background Women in Pakistan face several challenges due to their economic, social, and cultural status. They constitute 52% of the total population of Pakistan but unfortunately, they function from a subordinate position inherit in both traditional and state institutions. The Gender-Related Development Index (GDI) helps us to understand gender inequalities and its connection to vulnerability, particularly inequalities between men and women. When this measure is taken into consideration, Pakistan ranks 152 of 155 countries which show greater gender disparity....   [tags: Women's Rights in Pakistan]

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The Bell Tolls for the Educational System in Turkey

- What is the groundwork of education system either teaching or learning. Nowadays, lots of experts debate on this compelling question. The traditional education system has been inquiring for decades in Turkey. In consideration of Turkey is the typical sample for teaching-based method Turkey’s mechanical system is criticized intensively. When we consider total proceeds of teaching- based method, we are encountering below average achievements in Turkey. Educational system in Turkey based on mechanistic approach hence teachers focus on efficiency and they only appreciate for exam results, test scores and individual performance....   [tags: traditional education, new culture, learning]

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Multiculturalism : A Society, The People Need Unity

- Multiculturalism has always meant the ability to co-exist within diverse cultures including racial, religious, and cultural groups. Its main goal is to diminish discrimination by joining together different cultures from all around the world to eradicate problems dealing with the different cultures. However, some say that multiculturalism does more harm than good by allowing the discrimination to proceed. All in all it is essential to break the barriers that different ethnic groups have set up to have the ability to live and grow as one nation....   [tags: United States, Culture, Melting pot, Religion]

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Refugee Displacement and Identity: Finding Home

- Refugee Displacement and Identity: Finding Home When fleeing persecution, winning trust and welcome in a foreign land depends on the meaning of the label of displacement. According to Daniel, the making of modern refugee identity hinges on the right language affixed to your desperation, and right interpretation of this desperation by powerful authorities; proving modern identity can be a deadly game. Modern identity often takes shape in the blending of lines that weren’t supposed to blend. No matter how coded or enforced, labels never hold all of one’s identity in place....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Historical Analysis of the Movie, Citizen Kane

- Historical Analysis, Citizen Kane: Camera Movement Citizen Kane, directed by Orson Welles, was an exemplary and ground-breaking work. In narrative structure and film style, Welles challenged classical Hollywood conventions and opened a path for experimentation in the later 1940s. Gregg Toland’s deep-focus cinematography and Welles’ use of low-key lighting are often discussed aspects of the movie. True, these were areas of innovation, but when watching the movie in class I was particularly struck by the use of camera movement, or “mobile framing” as described in Film Art....   [tags: movies, films, cinematography]

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Mexican Culture: Traditional Delicious Home Made Recipes

- Coming from a mexican culture, I am blessed to have a rich variety of traditional delicious home made recipes. Most people my age always salivate to the idea of their grandmothers making that amazing dinner. Mostly all americans can agree on the superb taste of the mexican food, and one of my favorites and most traditional of them all is the famous “Mole sauce”. It is made on special occasions such as birthdays, christmas, new years, and teenagers first communion at the church. This complex dark red spicy/sweet sauce has a legend behind its creation....   [tags: mole, mole poblano]

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The Field Of Medical Or Health Geography

- Literature Review The field of medical or health geography is saddled with the challenge of defining and conceptualizing medical system. Nevertheless, some argue that this lack of conception is due to the rich diversity of experience and theoretical perspectives among its representative scholars (Press, 1980). Similarly, the challenge of defining a medical system also arises from the different socio-cultural concept of health and medicine (Young, 1982). In this regard Press (1980) further notes that there is no definition which does not contradict the concept of medicine as conceived by others....   [tags: Medicine, Health care, Health economics]

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Complementary: The Sacred and the Secular

- Contrary to common belief, religion is composed of both religious—divine reverence, and irreligious elements—politics and philosophy. Reciprocally outlining Chinese ideals, this complementary blend of religious and irreligious elements allude to harmony of opposites without conflict. However, widely interpretative, the Western term “religion” prevents clear distinction between religion and philosophy when applied to Ancient Chinese religion, Confucianism, and Daoism. Though each equitably dissimilar, each sector influenced the upbringing of the other politically, while continuing to uphold similar purposes of perceived harmony....   [tags: Religion, Chinese Ideals]

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Ethanol as a Motor Vehicle Fuel

- Ethanol as a Motor Vehicle Fuel Human society has been utilizing the limited inventory of fossil fuel for approximately 100 years. Due to its limited stock and availability a continuous search for alternative sources of fuel has proposed several alternatives to consider. Some of the alternative method includes rechargeable battery, fuel cell, alcohol based fuel, etc. There are two major types of alcohol that has been used as fuel. These are Methanol and Ethanol. Five to ten percent of methanol has been blended previously with the gasoline in the United States....   [tags: fossil fuel, south america, brazil]

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Whiteness in Danzy Senna’s Novel, Caucasia

- ... It was not until Birdie became Jesse Goldman, a white Jewish-American, when she started to disappear. As Jesse Goldman, Birdie had to forget her identity and her family. Birdie disappeared as Jesse. Disappearing in the novel is when a new identity is formed; becoming someone new, to leave behind what gives you your identity (Hall, 2006). Birdie was not able to forget either of her cultures and this resulted in pretending to be someone completely different. Birdie had the advantage of resembling a Caucasian, which allowed her to have certain privileges which only whiteness provided....   [tags: biracial, prejudice, appearance]

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Starbucks 's Marketing Plan For Starbucks

- Schultz has had a lot of success with Starbucks, not only in revenue but he has continued to expand the brands in their portfolio, increase store locations and reach all new highs. Starbucks is now an international company with more than 21,000 stores in over 65 countries (Starbucks Coffee International, n.d.). Starbucks believes their global success has a lot to do with their international partners. Schultz explained it nicely when he said, “We remain highly respectful of the culture and traditions of the countries in which we do business....   [tags: Coffee, Coffeehouse, Espresso, Starbucks]

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The Poems of Derek Walcott

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Conduction Mechanism of Polymer Electrolyte

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Based on the two different phonics approaches (synthetic and analytic), how effective are they in the teaching process?

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Formulating Nitrite Butadiene Rubber High Density Polyethylene Blends by Using Industrial Blends and Compatibilized Chloroprene Rubber

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What I Do My Makeup Is The Best For Clean Your Face Before Applying Your Foundation

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The Pros and Cons of Bring Your Own Device to Organizations

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