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  • Boston and Zoopolis

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    For this week’s post I am going to focus on connecting Boston and relating it with the theory of Zoopolis. I consulted three resources for this post; last Wednesdays lecture about Zoopolis, a blog called “Zoopolis… A Step Beyond New Urbanism” by Mike Ciampa, and an article of Boston Population in 2014. According the lecture delivered by our Teaching Assistant Will, Zoopolis is about animals and the city. The blog “Zoopolis… A Step Beyond New Urbanism” by Mike Ciampa, defined Zoopolis as “a living

  • Analysis Of Boston

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    Boston is made up of a variety of people of different ethnic groups, economic classes and ages. In 2012 the population of Boston was made up of about 636,479 residents with 22% being age 19 and under, 14% from 20 to 24, 33% from 25 to 44, 20% from 45 to 64, and 10% who were 65 years of age or older. Also, for every 100 females, there were 92.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.9 males. Over the last several decades, the racial and ethnic composition of Boston has changed

  • The Boston Massacre

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    The Boston Massacre was and is still a debatable Massacre. The event occurred on March 5, 1776. It involved the rope workers of the colonial Boston and two British regiments, the twenty-ninth and the fourteenth regiments. Eleven people were shot in the incident; five people were killed and the other six were merely wounded. The soldiers and the captain, Thomas Preston, were all put on trial. All were acquitted of charges of murder, however the two soldiers who fired first, Private Mathew Killroy

  • Boston Outsider

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    call from mom that I get the chance to go to Boston, Massachusetts with her and my dad. I felt thrilled to go there, none the less a place I have always wanted to go visit for a while. With this in mind, I had no idea what I am going to get myself into going there. I instantly conceived of all the films I have looked on internet, TV set and parents speaking about it. As a result of this amazing experience was, here is what I learned from being in Boston as an outsider. In fact, with all those tall

  • Boston Massacre

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    The Boston Massacre is considered by many historians to be the first battle of the Revolutionary War. The fatal incident happened on March 5 of 1770. The massacre resulted in the death of five colonists. British troops in the Massachusetts Bay Colony were there to stop demonstrations against the Townshend Acts and keep order, but instead they provoked outrage. The British soldiers and citizens brawled in streets and fought in bars. “The citizens viewed the British soldiers as potential oppressors

  • Boston University

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    begins at Boston University. Boston University is a highly respected establishment well known for providing an above average education in their schools of Law, Business Management, Medicine, Engineering, and Education. Boston University is one of the largest independent, nonprofit universities in the country. Boston University is located in Boston, one of the most historically relevant towns thriving today. The highly recognized institution was founded in 1839. In the 20th century, Boston was known

  • Boston Essay

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    Although Boston and Newport are located along the East Coast of the United Sates, they are miles apart, both literally and figuratively, in social, economic and climatically diversities. In Boston, Massachusetts every day is unpredictable and chaotic while Newport, North Carolina is best described as quiet and uneventful. With a population of nearly 700,000 people, Boston, Massachusetts culture is described as unique. The Boston accent, also known as the sub-dialect of New England English, is widely

  • The Boston Massacre

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    a fight broke out in the streets of Boston, Massachusetts between a patriot mob and British soldiers. Citizens attacked a squad of soldiers by throwing snowballs, stones and sticks. British Army soldiers in turn killed five civilians and injured six others. The presence of British troops had been stationed in Boston, the capital of Province of Massachusetts Bay since 17681. The British existence was increasingly unwelcome. The British troops were sent to Boston in order to protect and support the

  • City of Boston

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    The City of Boston Boston is the capital and largest city of Massachusetts. It was established in 1630 by John Winthrop of the Massachusetts Bay Company. No city in the United States is as blessed as Boston when it comes to historical sites. All of the sites that I will describe to you are a part of the Freedom Trail. Anyone interested in traveling to Boston for the first time should check out the Freedom Trail. One of the most important historical sites in Boston is the Paul Revere House on 19

  • The Boston Celtics

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    BOSTON - Twas the week before Christmas, and all through the house, not a creature was stirring - especially not the Celtics, who got away with one when the Chicago Bulls collapsed in the las five minutes and bowed to Boston, 109-104, Sunday night. This was a classic “ugly” win by the Celts, who trailed for virtually the entire game. In the last five minutes the Celts rescue the game with a 15-1 burst. Many Fans left the Building thinking the Bulls choked. In any case, Boston haven’t been playing