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needs to be debunked. A Canadian study that has emerged based on literacy pedagogy in the 21st
century is The Multiliteracy Project that prepares students for new literacies in a global and
diverse world. The term multi-literacies is a more...
an emotive rather than a motive construction machine. Marketing managers, take heed” (Heath, 2001).
Heath (2001) reiterates an advertising view that says effective advertising must be persuasive. He relates this specifically to measuring recall....
Grunig, J. E., & Hunt, T. (1984). Managing public relations. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston.
Grunig, J. E., & Repper, F. C. (1992). Strategic management, publics, and issues. In J. E. Grunig (Eds.), Excellence in Public Relations and...
The Internet: A
Despite being a relatively new technology, the Internet has become a
cornerstone of digital media and a standard global method of com
munication. As of 2010, one in four people worldwide have...
chain is. If there were 4 generations of CSS documents linked to an HTML file
and only the first parent defined the background color, the background color
would be whatever was defined in the first...
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group leader who takes no initiative to structure or organize the group, but who will respond to inquiries from group members. Furthermore, Galanes and Adams concluded that groups consisting of members who...
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To understand the significance of the work I’ve performed at the U.S. Embassy in
Brasilia, I will provide a context of why the work is needed.
The Department of State gathers information regarding human rights and...
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(2003) were important starting points for a flow of literature that helped enrich my
understanding of the political world and international relations. Understanding the global
community was of utmost importance in preparation for...
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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a bank holding firm that provides services in
investment banking, investment management, and security services to major corporations
and organizations around the world (About, 2009). They analyze...
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vision. Because individuals make sense of the world around them through this
physiological experience, they share a common understanding of ideas rooted in this
experience and communicate accordingly. The BRIC countries are growing...
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ambassador gave on September 3, 2008 entitled, “The Best of the BRICs: A Call for
The framework for identifying the metaphors in the text and what they induce will
follow George Lakoff and Mark Johnson’s...
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After World War II, the United States and its allies built a new world
order. Today, it is up to the BRICs and the developed world to do it once
again! \ What can be done to secure its position as the “best of the
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leadership amongst the BRICs on trade is noted and appreciated! \ What
can be done to secure its position as the “best of the BRICs?” \ A model
for global leadership among BRIC nations is Brazil’s command… \ Brazil
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This aspect of the metaphor at hand demonstrates the physiological and
environmental attributes that are understood in terms of a sports arena. Physical
characteristics such as “stage” and “ladder” are found in this...
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Interview Questions for Individuals:
1. Have you experienced any friction with other religions and to what degree?
2. What specific difficulties (if any) have you experienced as a _____?
3. How did you convert/become a member of...
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APPENDIX 8 | Ambassador Sobel’s speech
The Best of the BRICs: A Call for Global Partnership ‐ Rio de Janeiro
Remarks delivered at Special Forum BNDES, Rio de Janeiro, September 3, 2008
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How can the more developed nations build stronger partnerships with BRICs? And secondly, the
subject today, how does Brazil become “o melhor dos BRICs.” (The best of the BRICs.)
Together, more developed nations such as the...
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In a recent story by O Estado, Brazil was listed as one of the leaders in technology amongst the
BRICs. A recent study by U.S. consulting firm IDC shows that Brazil is ahead of countries such as
Japan, France, and Germany.