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advantage is individuals will get a “tax benefit which will help pay off the interest of the mortgage and increases income” (Kirlew, Unknown date). Security is an advantage because in the “long run if some individuals want to have kids those individuals do not have to worry about moving each year, but instead helps their children grow up in
There are many people who are unable to decide whether they should buy or rent a home. Both renting and buying a home have their benefits, therefore it is important that you compare the benefits and drawback of buying and renting a home.
Renting a home is usually cheaper than buying a home. When you rent a property, you don 't have to pay your monthly
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has implications targeted to the purchasing decisions of the American people, specifically in the world of real estate.
In the last half-century the percentage of individuals renting property as opposed to owning has increased (Cilluffo, Geiger, & Fry, 2017) and the research to follow outlines the correlation between the change in the housing market and the modern view of the American family. The research that was conducted will primarily be focused on the influence that millennials and women have on the view of the modern American family, and how that has influenced the boost in the rental market.
The purpose of this report is to analyze the changes in American citizens’ view and value of
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. In this essay, I will look at the techniques used by the author to produce this atmosphere of complete depression, by looking more particularly at the various poetic devices.Firstly, the poem reflects the key themes of loneliness and the shallowness of human life through the characters and the thoughts of the poet. The description of Mr Bleaney's character really creates the atmosphere of existential despair. The name Mr Bleaney itself does not have any flavour and sounds monotonous with no strong syllables. This monotony is reinforced by the way the author describes Mr Bleaney and his room. Mr Bleaney is only renting the room suggesting he is quite poor and perhaps weak as renting a room
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competitive pricing alternative for customers compared to buying or renting books that are not used every day
· User friendly application that can be easily accessed on both a mobile device or computers
· Small running costs. There is no need for a large warehouse since everything is software based. Would only need a small location for servers and potentially administrative work.
· T-Share’s potential weak supplier relationships also have an adverse effect on success, as it cuts ability to negotiate.
· Initial investment is relatively high
· T-Share would need to ensure the cost of a book subscription license will profit the company and also be cheaper than an individual
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, looking at the result of the comments made by the customers. The “hectic” working style and enforcement of strict dress codes was not familiar to European workers and there was a high turnover rate due to that. Another issue was lack of housing accommodations for workers which can drive up the cost to the Disney company to renting all these rooms in Paris. Language barriers of accommodating all the people that will be visiting Disney has also had staff being more anxious rather than enthusiastic and friendly. Due to these this issues and high worker turnover rate, poor customer service has resulted which have damaged their usual exceptional reputation. Another issue was that Europe was
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long as ten years, and
home ownership makes up less than 50% of the housing system. Australia
differs in this sense as people are mainly either on a lease of six months or
twelve months (Healey, 2016, p. 3). Additionally, 95% of housing in Australia
is privately owned (Orchard, 2014, p. 209). Mollaei and Othman (2013, para.
1) attribute this to the strong encouragement to own a home under the idea of
The Great Australian Dream, which is a product of different policies set in
place after World War II. With this strong push, longer renting periods are not
promoted in Australia as under this goal of home ownership, renting is viewed
as a transitional period. In this example, secure housing is
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interactions. Millennials constantly seek social approval ad advice for their everyday actions and decisions (Get Busy Media, 2014).
The consumer group referred to as Millennials often hit life’s milestones at a later age than other consumer groups. On average 62% of today’s Millennials have never been married. A large portion, 19% of this consumer group are full or part time students, perusing a degree. This large number of Millennials continuing their education may be a factor in only 58% of Millennials being homeowners, while 37% are still renting on a month-to-month basis (Experian, 2014).
Role of Sub-Culture on Consumer Behavior
A subculture is defined as a group of people who
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. The New York Times proclaimed “that 72 percent of Americans still believed it was possible to start poor, work hard, and become rich in America” (King 611). However, the definition of the ideal American Dream has been altered throughout time, especially to fit different groups of people.In the past, many people saw the American Dream as possessing an expensive and luxurious house, and an automobile. Today, however, people have different perspectives, as they try to focus on having a well-paying job for financial stableness. For instance, many people today rent houses instead of buying them, as renting is more convenient for temporary settlements. King argues that this change is also due
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Professor Kris Teters
Survey of US History
23 August 2018
C121 Task Three
A. Major changes in race relations resulting from Reconstruction
The Thirteenth Amendment in 1865 abolished slavery. Some black persons went to find new employment, failed, and return to their owners, but tried to negotiate working conditions. General Sherman’s special Field Order, issued in 1865, set aside 40 acres of land and mules in the Sea Islands were promised for freed blacks. President Johnson ordered them removed eight months later, returning to its original owners. Renting land, or Sharecropping, became an important form of economics. The white landowners would provide land and supplies to freed
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footage of CMI pads: 10,000 feet
· Thus, market demand: 29,000 – 39,000 sets annually.
· Focus on educating customers about product benefits.
· Focus on product differentiation (time-saving, safety aspect and cost saving tool) and increase brand awareness.
· Organize seminars in order to increase product and usage awareness, targeting independent contractors and pile hammer renting agencies/companies.
· Positive Word of Mouth (WOM) publicity and solicit recommendations from pile hammer contractors and industry specialists like Prof. Stephen McCormack through research papers (endorsement of product by major influencers).
· Publication of test results in construction business magazines like ‘Piletalk’.
· Company sales representatives play an important role regarding customer education with respect to the cost savings and potential dangers of other conventional products.
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either borrow DVDs, download or burn DVDs illegally from friends or family who have rented or purchased them or pay to download them legally online. Respondents were unlikely to want to reveal more information on illegal downloading practices and declined further surveys.
After the prescreen questions, we asked respondents to tell us on a scale of 1-7 with 1 being not at all interested and 7 being extremely interested how interested they would be in renting a DVD online instead of in a store for a similar price which included return mail service. Out of the 106 total respondents, about 39% (41) responded very interested. The rest of the responses were erratically divided among the
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to do, but they are just normal
young people. Everyone did stuff like this.
This ban on the Schoolies event is an infringement of our legal rights as business owners,
we should be allowed to keep our businesses afloat by whatever means are available. This
is more-or-less like a ban on me renting out my caravans to specific people. Let’s be
realistic they will probably go and camp illegally on the beach and who knows how
vulnerable they might be there, to theft or even sexual assault. In a proper caravan park
they will be safe.
If anything we should be encouraging young people with a proper schoolies event. One
solution would be some kind of festival, we could easily restrict each person to
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minutes it is possible to find your favorite artist and download your favorite album. That is in fact so convenient that it is becoming only the question of conscience whether it is a problem or an opportunity to become pirate.
Realizing the problem of piracy Sony tried innovative approach to earn money on digital music, In 2000 Sony launched online music store “the Store” where the price for a track was $3.50 that turned off many early adopters of the service moreover, users were actually only renting the tracks for that $3.50 and after a certain point the files expired and could not be played again without repurchase, which was not a successful attempt and service failed quickly. Having that
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this fast increases people's political knowledge. On major example of transparency in the UK was the expenses scandal which took place in 2009 and was when MPs expenses were requested, and it showed that they were spending expenses that were supposed to be used for food and travel up to a certain amount per month, but instead was spent on second homes in London, subsidizing property development, renovating and furnishing properties when standing down, furnishing of other homes, as well as evading taxes, over spending during the year, renting out one of their houses, over claiming for food, and exploiting the no receipt rule[En.wikipedia.org, n.d. ]. This information was broadcasted on
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foreclosure and will also be more inclined to not eat well enough to be healthy. It is important to have money for healthy foods, because eating unhealthy foods can lead to sickness and disease. Shelter, food, and clothes are the tritest examples of needs, because if we are deprived of these things, how will we able to live?
In the case of losing your own home you can be moved into a shelter, but shelters are unsafe, crowded, and unsanitary which is why renting or owning a home is a necessity. It is also uncertain of how a shelter can potentially affect a person’s health overall. Clothes is in an important necessity because you cannot walk around naked. Preferably, you will need clean clothes to
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in Marketing Management and I always think that learning Business Law can help me know more about the legal system in Canada and can protect myself while dealing with legal issues in Canada. Also, the classes above show that we all easily engage into legal issue while dealing with others. Therefore, Business Law is definitely worth being a foundation course for different majors.
In my opinion, “Negligence” and “Contract Law” are the dominant parts for Business Law, which totally helps me deal with the legal issues. Once, one tenant wanted to increase the price for renting after making an agreement with me. I told her what she done was a breach of contract and I was not liable for the
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groups or from unanticipated events like lower income than expected, illness etc. taking all these aspects in consideration the consumer takes his decision. Once the product is purchased the consumer will form his opinion regarding the product and services provided by the company in the post purchase period.Organizational buying behaviorOrganizational buying behavior is the buying behavior of organizations that buy goods and services for use in the production of other products and services, for using the products in operational non core operation like photocopier for office management or for the purpose of reselling or renting them to others at a profit.Organizational Decision Making
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healthier lifestyle and how social status affects this decision, the materialistic model illustrates how income can cause physical problems which lead to either greater or poorer health choices. Poverty undoubtedly exposes people to various health hazards. This can include their living situations, most often than not, the locations for renting or buying accommodation at a cheaper price tend to be areas that are more exposed to harm such as damp housing and air-pollution. There are many specific proofs that confirm materialism to be the cause of health issues. For example, ‘many studies have associated higher rates of childhood respiratory disease with damp housing’. Whilst the full impact
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and I would not do to many deliveries or pick ups together.This bothered me because we could get a delivery done faster and one-time than anyone else inthe area. Actually we were both angered by it, but Bob was the boss and we had to listen to the'Great One'. With working with renting out furniture, we have a policy that we will move themerchandise if you are moving. We do this first of all, because we like to ensure that themerchandise is going in a secure area. We also do this to make sure that we know whataddress that our merchandise is located. And lastly we do this because some of ourmerchandise is heavy and our customer's do not have a truck that can fit all the furniture, so wechoose
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· Once Fidel comes into power, things change. The US says, we are renting this particular space in Cuban soil, and are giving payments for leasing this particular land.
· Fidel says, I’m not touching that money. It is blood money. On principle I will not take it.
· Becomes even more controversial after 911.
· Jose Martin as important as George Washington.
· Puerto Rico’s fate is solidified by the 1950’s.
· Statehood, to help with debts. The US can assume those debts
· Status Quo: kind of, but not really status.
Lecture Friday April 13th
1. July 29th, 1898
· US Troops on Puerto Rican soil, General Nelson Miles, commander of the invasion force, issued a Spanish-language manifesto to
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defined in four different approaches. Theres industrial capital, renting capital,
trading capital, and lending capital. Every accumulation becomes the new accumulation in
regards to it being self-reinforcing. The problem that Marx also had was unproductive
consumption. Again, you want the people to consume all the excess surplus but at the same time,
capitalists shouldn't waste their money on unnecessary goods or luxury goods. “The commodities
the capitalist buys with a part of the surplus-value for his own consumption do not serve as
means of production or means of valorization…Instead of transforming surplus-value into
capital, he rather consumes or expends it as revenue when he purchases
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Planning and organizing in respect to Wells Fargo is essential to the success of the company. The vision of Wells Fargo Bank is to move to the next stage going from "good to great," (wellsfargo.com). The organization has constantly reinvented itself through the years by creating new departments, products, services and new positions. The changes that have been made to the organization have been instrumental in the success of the company. Planning is a function that is often utilized within our organization.Within the mortgage wholesale division of Wells Fargo, we tend to have an operational disadvantage when it comes to our loan process. Our company realizes that business would not exist
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Table of contents1: Summary 22: Main Contents of the report 3-202.1: Introduction 32.2: Problem and the followed procedure 42.3: Sun Life Financial from strategic managerial viewpoints 42.3.1: Sun Life Financial's strategic logic 62.3.2: SWOT analysis 102.3.3: PEST analysis 132.3.4: The attractiveness of the Chinese insurance market 172.3.5: Strategies and city choice 183: Results, conclusions and recommendations 224: Bibliography 231. SummaryThis report looks into the Chinese insurance market for Sun Life Financial in order to evaluate whether it is wise for the company to enter the Chinese market and if so, where to enter. To research whether Sun Life Financial is internally ready to enter
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In order to answer this question we must firstly look at what is done at the birth of the child. If they are baptised as a baby, they clearly include no opinion in the situation. If this child doesn't believe in this faith there will be obvious rise against this as they get older and realise what it means.Furthermore, a particularly social child who is busy quite a lot of the time may find it hard to go to Church when they are supposed to and make time for other things like prayer etc. These things all take time where a child could be doing other activities that they would prefer to be doing than attending church. As well as this, to a child who isn't a Christian because of their own
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V-post has the ability to substantially improve its profit margin, but it may difficult to realize that with the insight from Singpost, it can and will happen overnight. V-post is currently selling maximum range of approximately million bucks value of goods each day. As V-post faces many intense pressures to be more and more competitive and to increase profitability, a new perspective must be directed to the reduction and control of expenses. Expenses are considered to be "costs of doing business." Hence, most organizations lack the "know how, "expertise, or time to undertake an extensive profit improvement review. A few may have access to financial resources, some of which include books
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Disasters happen when multinational corporations though having enormous resources tend to look the other side when most of the people are uneducated and their governments do not care for them and their safety and laws are usually bent if not broken by the corporations for their benefit.On the night at around 1 a.m. on Monday, December 3, 1984, when most of the people were at home sleeping, a deadly toxic methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas leaked out from the Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL) plant in Bhopal, India. Senior factory officials who already knew about the lethal build-up in the tank before the leakage did not raise the alarm to warn the neighborhood until one hour after the leakage
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Before entering the "real" world and making decisions about careers and life, there is one major decision one is faced with. The question of which institution will best fit their needs to prepare them for life. There are several choices to choose from. From Ivy League Schools to State Schools as well as Historically Black Colleges and Universities the list goes on and on. These schools are viewed in society on a scale. Ivy League Schools are viewed at the top of the list where as Historically Black Colleges and Universities is only a place to go when you have no where else to go. However to receive admission into any type of these universities one must take the Scholastic Achievement Test or
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Throughout American history, the development of plantations (farms) in the American colonies arrived as immigrants arrived in small farms. The American people settled on the land west of the Mississippi for many diverse reasons. As the years went, by the profit and demand for crops such as tobacco grew larger. At that time, large plantation could had over 400 acres of fields growing anything from tobacco to maize and sugarcane(in the south), as the myths reveal. The farmers were also in the business of buying slaves as they were auctioned off at the ports or owned as indentured servants.Initially, many Americans were reluctant to move westward. Early explorers thought that the country beyond
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The author uses from the first person point of view. This is viewed in the first person because the author uses pronouns such as "we" and "my" in the story. To have pronouns such as "we" and "my" is the definition of first person narrators. An example of this can be seen through the following phrase:"My mother is not an inventive or convincing liar, and the excuses which occur to her are obviously second rate."We know that the narrator is homodiegtic because the narrator is one who is internal to the narrative, which is on the same plane of exegesis as the story. In the first person narrative, it brings us psychologically much closer to the central character. However, it does lose much of
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Characteristics and symptomsThe characteristics and symptoms of albinism are:- very light skin color- blondish-white colored hair- visual impairments that require glasses- tendency to sunburn easily,- hearing impairments- blood-clotting problems- red/pink eyes- Low Vision- Sensitivity to bright light and glare- involuntary eye movements- "Slowness to see" in infancy- Inability of the eyes to work togetherThese are all symptoms of albinos but an albino can have perfect health and only suffer from very light skin.CausesAlbinism is caused when a person inherits two recessive genes that cause them to not produce the normal amount of melanin. This makes their skin and hair lighter and can cause
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From the beginning of recorded history, possibly before then, humans have found a necessity for classifying and categorizing every aspect of life. This need for order has been used to efficiently organize and clarify the endless details on Earth. This arrangement of objects in groups has also created a very sinister and volatile mindset that some people live by. This associative manner of classification has lead to the formation of beliefs in race identities, stereotypes, and superiority in the form of racism. Racism is contempt for people who have physical characteristics different from your own (Nanda and Warms 1). This concept is often combined with what is called racialism. Racialism is
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Domestic Family Violence by definition consists of physical, emotional and psychological violence. Family Violence is prevalent among all domestic groups. This form of violence crosses ethnic, racial, age, national origin, sexual orientation, religious and socioeconomic lines. Those families at highest risk are those currently experiencing some complicating form of stress. This would include poverty, unemployment, low educational levels and certain ethnic groups. Job disparities including income disparities between spouses, over crowding and poor social structure also increase and contribute to family violence. By the most conservative estimate, each year 1 million women suffer nonfatal
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The story of spirited away begins with Chihiro, the protagonist of the story moving to a new house in a country town. Initially Chihiro is stubborn and reluctant about leaving her friends and old life behind. Later on the family runs into what seems like an abandoned theme park, but is actually an entrance to a spirit world and more specifically a bathhouse for gods.When Chihiro is helpless of the circumstances of loosing her parents and the recent transparency in her skin a boy with the name of Haku comes to comfort and rescue her. Haku informs Chihiro that the only way she can remain in the bathhouse and save her parents is to get a job and make herself useful. Chihiro following Haku's
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PROBLEMAfter reviewing the facts of the article, it appears to me that the problem at Polaris is one of poor organization and structuring of the companies resources.ALTERNATIVESThe first alternative in solving the organizational problem at Polaris is to expand the marketing research and development teams to cities outside of the Midwest, such as Burlington, VT, Portland, ME, and Manchester, NH in the Northeast and Denver, CO, Helena, MT in the Midwest, and Tempe, Arizona in the southwest and other US and foreign cities where Polaris' products may have a market.AdvantagesThis alternative organizes Polaris better in terms of marketing and researching products for the future. It will better
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The first Total War also known as the 'bloodiest' war of the century, WWI proved to have a great impact upon all of Europe. Politically, there is a clear scene of what impact the War had on the main powers in Europe: for some countries, such as France and Britain, the change in regime was merely slight, in Germany rather significant, whereas in Russia it proved drastic and sparked off two revolutions. Hence, there were several common aspects of political impacts, both direct and indirect.One of the instances of indirect political impact of WWI was the steadfastly developed idea of 'unity' behind ones government, borne by feelings of patriotism. This mainly existed at the very beginning of
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Naturally, there are three main points offered, when analyzing the role of Bethmann-Holloweg in the July Crisis. One of them, the sympathetic viewpoint, describes the German Imperial Chancellor as a victim of circumstance, rather weak, but totally guilt-free. The more critical viewpoint assigns him the characteristics of an aggressive expansionist and finally the neutral point balances out the two. It claims that Holloweg lost control, and desired no more than a limited war. Nonetheless, it is never certain how far the Chancellor was a crucial figure.To begin with, the sympathetic, and possibly very naive view is that the Chancellor did his best to avoid war and was a peace-loving statesman
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After Research, I do feel that minorities are overrepresented within the criminal justice system. For example, "a suit filed Jan. 6 in Union County, N.J., alleges that a state law denying voting rights to parolees and probationers discriminates against blacks and Hispanics due to their overrepresentation in the criminal justice system"(Penal Disenfranchisement Law Called Biased). A good deal of research has noted major disparities in the extent of involvement of minorities, particularly blacks compared to whites, in the criminal justice system. The existence of disproportionate racial representation in the criminal justice system raises questions about the fundamental fairness and equality
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The article I have selected to write about caught my attention because of the word " Phishing". Being an avid fisherman I knew this term had to be related fishing or luring. As I found out in the article the Tech term Phishing refers to scams which try to trick consumers into disclosing highly confidential -- and valuable -- information such as credit card and bank account numbers, Social Security numbers, and other identity-related data.Typically originating in mass-mailed e-mails that purport to be from a legitimate source, they entice users to spoofed sites with bogus claims that account numbers must be re-entered.The statistics are amazing in the amount of attacks. According to Vincent
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Software maintenance and change control plans are critical to the overall success of a software project. A properly executed plan will not only provide more reliable coding changes, and change implementations; it will also have beneficial financial impacts on the company. Large portions of software expenditures are related to program maintenance. Poorly tested or documented changes and coding changes implemented on an emergency basis as twice as costly as those that are well planned and tested. A plan that controls changes, tests, and implements the changes in a thorough manner will make more efficient use of all the companies' resources. To be effective a plan must be in place through the
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IntroductionWhy all the noise from senior management about improved communication? Organizations need communication, in all sorts of relationships. When organizations focus on the professional relationships, the managers wants to communicate to be able to increase his or her employees' knowledge. In this paper, I will describes and elaborate on two types of communication: lateral and vertical. Furthermore, I will also compare the two types of communication and how they relate to my organization.Vertical CommunicationVertical communication can be described as the transfer of information, in the order from highest to the lowest, in an organizational structure, (Spillan, Mino, & Rowles
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There is a constant dispute amongst the medical and psychological community as to whether alcoholism is, in fact, a disease or just a state of mind. Many of the researcher have classified alcoholism as a disease (Alcoholism as a Disease 1). Dictionary.com has defined "disease" broadly as an "involuntary choice made by the individual" (Dictionary 1). This definition does not comply with alcoholics at all, because they can easily like any other human being determine that drinking has many unwanted consequences behind it. But an alcoholic just simply doesn't care. They cause many of their own troubles by their behavior and the decisions they make, so why should they be looked upon as powerless
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Shakespearean tragedies rarely contain blameless characters. The characters whose lives get turned upside down usually either deserve it, or they directly contributed to their downfall by holding onto some flaw or vice. This is always true for his tragic heroes, but what about his minor characters? They usually suffer just as much as the main characters. They usually exhibit character flaws. The difference is that they are rarely responsible for their own downfall; their circumstances come about from things outside of their control. Othello's Michael Cassio is an example of such a character. He is shown as a good man with minor flaws whose suffering is orchestrated by people and events that
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Andre's Hair Stylling employs 5 barbers at $9.90 per hour, 40 hours per week, and 50 weeks per year. The salary rate applies regardless of the number of haircuts performed by the barber. Fixed expenses total $1,750 per month and the cost for shampoo per client is $0.40. The total cost for each hair cut is $12.00. Using this data, I found the following information.1. Contribution margin is sales revenue less variable costs. It is the amount available to pay for fixed costs and provide any profit after variable costs have been paid. (Wikipedia, 2006) Find the contribution margin per haircut:Unit sales price - unit variable cost = contribution margin12.00 Per cut - 0.40/shampoo = contribution
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There are two polio vaccines that are used throughout the world today. There is the oral polio vaccine and the injected polio vaccine. The injection vaccine was invented first. It was invented by Jonas Salk and first tested in 1952. It was announced to the world on April 12, 1955. The second vaccine was invented by Albert Sabin. This vaccine was the oral one. The oral vaccine was a scientific breakthrough at that time. The vaccine was began testing in 1957 and was introduced to the world in 1962.The Oral Polio Vaccine was much more fit for the younger polio victims. Most polio victims were young children but most complication with polio was with the older people who had polio. Babies and
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Gower, an offscene narrator, enters to tell about the kingdom of Antioch, where king Antiochus and Antiochus's daughter are engaging in incest. Antiochus has kept suitors from marrying her by requiring that they answer a riddle correctly or die. Pericles, Prince of Tyre, tries his hand at the riddle. He is successful, but discovers that its answer reveals the incestuous relationship between father and daughter. Pericles doesn't reveal the truth, and Antiochus gives him forty days before his death sentence. But Pericles is sure Antiochus will want him dead for knowing the truth, so he flees back to Tyre. Antiochus sends an assassin after him.In Tyre, Pericles worries that Antiochus will take
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Despite both descending from Islam and Christianity are two religions that are very different. "It is difficult to compare Christianity to any other religion because there is such a wide range of beliefs and practices among various wings of Christianity: Roman Catholicism, Eastern Orthodox churches, the Anglican Communion and the tens of thousands of Protestant faith groups" (Religious Tolerance). Despite the fact that they are two different religions, scared scriptures and Cosmogony will be compared and contrasted between the two.When looking at similarities of both religions, both use sacred scriptures. Islam's sacred scripture is called the Qur'an. "The Qur'an is literally the word of God
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Aim:To test which condition (external or internal) best suits the growth of seed germinationHypothesis:I would assume that the seeds that were placed outside in their natural environment would have a better growth pattern than that of the internally grown one due to the fact that its exposure to nature's day/night length, natural sunlight rain and temperature are the necessary elements for successful seed germination.Apparatus:4 Containers (preferably 0mm x 200mm x 100mm)Small bag of potting mixPacket of pea seedsRuler for measuring seed growthWatering canMethod:(1) Pour potting mix into two exact size containers (filling ¾ of the container)(2) Place four seeds (25mm deep) in each
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The speaker in "I'm nobody! Who are you?" I feel is a victim of society. The speaker has been told so many times that they are nobody that they now have accepted this assertion and created their self identity around being nobody. I do not feel that the speaker is a shy person, but instead finds liberation through being nobody. By being nobody the speaker goes unnoticed and unaffected by the every day hustle and bustle of being somebody.The speaker in "Negro" is a proud person. The speaker is proud of the accomplishments of his race. The speaker was able to experience all of the things he speaks of by knowing the history and struggles of his people. He relates these struggles in this poem
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A subculture is a cultural subgroup. They are considered 'opposite from the mainstream culture because of their unique trends. Subcultures are judged by what they look like, what they wear, where they live, their ethnic background and religion. Subcultures have distinctive styles of dress, activity and music. They form when the main stream culture fails to meet the needs of a particular group of people.Let's take a look at a known subculture. A perfect example is the punk subculture. Here is how they are perceived:Punks are young (16+), and known for being rebellious. This started during the 1970s in Britain, where a group of young rebellious teens decided to make a point through music
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Although the odds were against Israel, they managed to defeat the Arabs and benefit from the wards because of their strengths and Arab weaknesses. Israel was successful because they were organized and disciplined and they had help from foreign powers.Arabs didn't want to recognize the state of Israel. During the war of 1948-9, the Arab states were weak and divided. Their defeat was because of their poor leaders and they had no planned attack. They were disorganized and had no coordination. Arab armies weren't prepared well enough against Israeli forces. They weren't trained well or didn't have good equipment to fight. Arab states had underestimated Israeli forces and the fact that Israelis