Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
very active part in the affairs of state, but we cannot underestimate our responsibility to individual citizens in their own private affairs, both civil and criminal. A nation with satisfied citizens is a...
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Vietnam, you’re dead.” Although this interviewee never encountered this soldier after basic training, this abuse left an indelible mark on this man that lasted for decades and contributed to his desire to live in an...
The participants took the DRP first. They were given the same instructions: read the text selection and select the word that fits best and makes the most meaning in the sentence/paragraph. To complete the test, they were given...
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and advertisers know the power of TV media. The meaning transfer of a product in the
tightly defined world of the advertisement (McKraken, 1990) to children makes the children
want not only the object, but the world...
Apologia, Antapologia and Political Power
Chapter 4: Results
In responding to accusations of having an extramarital affair, John Edwards’ utilized the following apologetic strategies: denial, mortification, corrective action and...
retaliation. They never forgot an injury or an injustice. In other words, they subscribed to the worn out code of an "eye for an eye and a life for a life." With them the punishment of crime was a personal, rather than a public, matter. There was...
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people were generally accepting of her lifestyle. She described her friends’ reactions to her lifestyle as:
You do what you do, and I do what I do, and we’ll be friends. So it’s not a problem… they’re fine with it....
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VTR #8: GENOCIDE VIDEO C. JOLLEY: History has taught us that Ubuntu depletes
by industrialization and urbanization, and these factors
do not heed human needs but rolls forth to trample the
sensitivities of human beings.
VTR #8A: BLACK...
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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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the priesthood council and tell him that she feels ready to marry. Generally, the woman will have an idea of who she would like to marry and will discuss this with the priesthood leader. She, her priesthood leader, and her...
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effectiveness. Baumrind‘s (1973) parenting styles demonstrate the authoritative style (as
opposed to the permissive or autocratic styles) as the most effective. Without defining their
own style in academic terms, the...
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The transition of accepting a new woman into the family is a period of growth and adjustment. In some families the transition is relatively smooth. Interviewee #2 describes her experience as she entered an established family...
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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...
carne safe to hand on Christmas day and was read with much pleasure. We were al very glad to hear of your l improved health and of Aunt Ellen's. 1 sent the SemiWeekly of Oct. lGth to Mrs. John Lunt, and whenever 1 can do anything for you 1 am...
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the second wife), she said, I don’t even know you anymore. She perceived that I had changed so much because of that new relationship that she didn’t recognize me as the same person that we had grown together in our...
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Overall ethnography allows a practitioner to learn enough about a community’s culture to understand those processual matters, not products. In other words, the practitioner learns about the community’s thought process,...
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struggled more as well. Finding a way to honestly and fairly delegate (Such and Walker,
2004), responsibilities for the home is a struggle.
Thematic Analysis: Strategies
Mothers describe different strategies in their...
Apologia, Antapologia and Political Power
The apologetic strategy of denial is utilized when the accused individual claims to not have committed the offensive act he or she is accused of doing. Weiner used this strategy throughout the...