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2006, para. 9). The key word here is observable. Many practitioners overlook the fact that all aspects of a community are observable. And that they can refer back to humanities’ original roots in anthropology to gain a better...
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Navigation through the culture and a feeling of directional helplessness is expressed
by the mothers in this study. As participant one said, ―they don‘t come with an instruction
manual‖ so the mother is left...
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A career as a Foreign Service Officer is incredibly interesting and rewarding in
several ways. For me, the most enticing aspect is being able to live in various countries.
For each country an officer moves to, he is provided with an...
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resisted they beat her with their clubs. Her ‗doek‘
(headscarf) fell off her head—they beat her some more.
They threw her in the back of the police van and
speedily drove away. For a few moments I was frozen
by the horrific sight...
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In an attempt to isolate and reveal variance among separate cultures, researchers have identified numerous dimensions of cultures. Hall (1976) introduced the continuum structure for understanding dimensions,...
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A managerial approach to studying cultures comes from the work of Laurent (1983) and Victor (1992). Laurent identified four dimensions or parameters, as he refers to them: perception of organizations as political systems,...
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seems to stand alone in the text itself. There are no other metaphors on the page that support
this metaphor in any way.
I haven’t had much luck with any other metaphors that would allow me to really analyze
the character of the...
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Chapter 6: References Anderson, J. M. (1979). The polygamy story: Fiction and fact (first ed.). N.p.: Publishers Press.
Ardener, E. (1978). Some outstanding problems in the analysis of events. In G. Schwinner (Ed.), The...
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Darger, J., Darger, A., Darger, Va., Darger, Vi., & Adams, B. (2011). Love times three: Our true story of a polygamous marriage. New York, NY: HarperOne.
Davis, A. D. (2010, December). Regulating polygamy: Intimacy, default...
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Hymes, D. (1972). Models of the interaction of language and social life. In J. Gumperz & D. Hymes (Eds.), Directions in sociolinguistics: The ethnography of communication (pp. 35–71). New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston....
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Another case in which the LDS culture manifested itself through its community members was during a natural disaster. The culture has taught them to always be prepared and to keep food storage that they could rely on, decreasing...
apostles saw i t , was not so much the smelting of iron, vital though this was to the pioneer economy, b u t , more importantly, the building of a harmonious and unified community here on the borders of civilization. This was to be done in spite of...
First program that was designed to support language, literacy, and pre-reading development of
preschool-age children, especially those from low income families (U.S. Department of
Many immigrants of today come to the United...
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religious pages while western fonts may say
something about equestrian web sites. Sans serif
fonts convey a modern or straightforward im-pression
while serif fonts may convey a tradi-tional
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or other elements that promote interest and
c. Direction- positioning of elements to pro-mote
the movement of the eye in the de-sired
way. Illustrations may “point” to other
Nolen, J. L. (2003). Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom. Education (Chula Vista, Calif.),
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Overholt, J., Aaberg, N., & Lindsey, J. (1990). Math stories for problem solving success. West
of the canning of fruits and the, cooking of vegetables, fruits, eggs, meats and batters; proper care of the kitchen and dining room and their furnishings; and the serving of a meal. One laboratory period and one lecture per week. Two...
Conclusions and Future Research
Much remains to be learned about educating Hispanic ELLs, who are rapidly becoming
the largest student minority population in the United States (U.S. Census Bureau, 2006). There is
a great need for research on how...
that employed almost 4,300 people and brought in revenue of $489 million (U.S. Census
Bureau, 2009). Discussing the importance of love, Chapman (2010) stated:
Love is the most important word in the English language—and the most...
students’ investment in school learning appears to increase” (Haneda, 2006, p. 343). ELLs can
then feel safe to learn in this type of school environment as it allows them become active readers
and writers when exposed to new texts.
It is not...