Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.); Rafting (Sports)--Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Socotwa: The little launch was our security, and we enjoyed seeing it dart up and down the river or drifting along with us. Pulled up to the shore, it signaled a landing. Filled with Merly and Bob and a few others, it was a formidable enemy in a...
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How The Eagle Became Bald-headed
It sometimes happened in the long ago that some living thing went bad and became a source of trouble to all the others. Sometimes they wrought so much sorrow and...
OUR REPUTATION IS YOUR SAFEGUARD
The reputation of this Company in Southern Utah for
nearly forty years could never have been created had its
goods not continuously measured up to a high standard of
Every effort is made to maintain a...
The College Prom was a climax of the social season.
The Inter-School Debates for the Bush medal were enjoyed more by the
student body than were the debates on the "Arbitration Board," the...
of how Purcell-Gates (1995) provided reading intervention for Donny in exchange for
documentation and careful examination of literacy development through the social and cultural
perspectives of a family from the “white underclass, a minority...
the questionnaires truthfully; therefore, a more comprehensive study that included follow-up
qualitative measures was needed in order to balance the data. Lastly, conducting a home visit, a
qualitative approach, created a window into the lives...
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As a result of the years of separation and danger, the citizens of Short Creek shied away from interaction with the outside world. They had learned through hard lessons that people in the outside world would not let them...
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that the action of each boy perfectly mimics one another. Without understanding the meaning behind the action, each action could be construed as identical, but by understanding the “thick description” an observer clearly...
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the findings of this study (Carbaugh, 2007). Although this study evaluates the Centennial Park community and communication through the lens of a critical theory, the results and conclusions of this study are only intended to...
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no wives. Most of these men expected to be asked by the community leaders to marry another wife sometime in the future. Contraceptives were discouraged because the Work preached that the main purpose of life on earth is to...
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understand what the communication practices say about the people’s location, how they are related to that place, and how an individual should relate to this environment when inhabiting it.
In interpreting practices by...
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to the general trends. This study is no different. Although many of these roles are strictly male or female, some roles are played by both genders, but by one gender more than the other.
Because of the strong distinction...
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family’s income. These decisions are agreed upon by the husband and wives based on each person’s preference and the needs of the family.
“Home mothers” divide the responsibilities and further delegate duties to the...
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she saw the benefits of having multiple mothers in a family, she also explained that sometimes it was difficult to watch one of her biological children go to other mothers to get their needs met:
Sometimes that almost hurts...
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with the people’s feeling of disappointment in the hypocrisy of the nation that claimed to grant people the “inalienable right of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness,” while these people felt like they were...
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believed that abuse was rare in their community, but because of the distrust of the dominant culture and especially leadership figures, polygamists often did not see appealing to police or social programs as an option to...