U.S. Embassy 23
Similar to Dr. Challis’s course format, Dr. Heuett allows students to choose their
own speech topic. Having the fortunate opportunity to attend speeches that have
impacted and changed me, I was determined to set the bar for my...
U.S. Embassy 34
(Dobson, 1970), the U.S. redefines its authority as developing nations threaten its
authority (Barker & Tinnick, 2006).
This identity construction is brought about through social means. Sandhu
explained that countries viewed as...
U.S. Embassy 45
International Religious Freedom Report 2008 (2008). Retrieved February 27, 2009, from
Lakoff & Johnson (1980). Metaphors we live by. Chicago: The University of
U.S. Embassy 46
APPENDIX 1 | Weekly journal entries
1/17/09 – 1/24/09
The first thing I learned about the U.S. Embassy Brasilia is that it recognizes Brazilian
holidays as well as American holidays. My first day was supposed...