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problems in New Orleans. The problem is that before the Saints asked for anything, the same problems were there and not enough has been done to try and change them. I would hate for the state to take a stand against the Saints...
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step in and assume that position. This was the case during the Trolley Square shooting. Certain individuals stepped in without any prompting at all and started taking control of the situation and organizing the chaos by...
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Intercultural Communication of Humanism, Culture, and Values
―The purpose of study is nothing but humanity. Humanity is the virtue by which Heaven
participates in us‖ (Cui Shu, 1994).
Dr. Jőrn Rüsen (2009) is president...
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TABLE 11 – TURKEY
VALUES AND BELIEFS FORMS OF COMMUNICATION, e.g., VERBAL
Ethnicity: Turkish 80%, Kurdish 20% (estimated)
Religion: Muslim 99.8% (mostly Sunni), other
0.2% (mostly Christians and Jews)
Of the 63 million...
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As communicating human beings Ubuntu and its essence of being human, embracing hospitality,
caring about others, willing to go the extra mile for the sake of another would certainly have made a
difference. It would have provoked...
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manipulated. Hagelin believes that informed children stand a better chance against marketers
to ―determine their own identities, their own tastes, as setting their own standards‖ (p. 54).
Taking action in both the...
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I: Talk about wise choice for us. How does that work in the way you teach your children.
M: Okay, you know so yeah, I don‘t ever want to say I‘m broke, I don‘t have enough money
because that‘s putting...
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little girls in bikinis and helmets and they were Rosemary‘s age into the main part of town
and I was like what are you doing? That doesn‘t go on. Where‘s your parents, you know?
All kids all over the place. And I...
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I: Now did you ever feel pressure to conform to the consumer culture in any way, or did you
feel you had to dig in your heels even more because he would go to the opposite extremes.
E: Oh yeah, you know, when she was...
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able to say this is the value and get that and maybe a little bit more. So I want my kids to
know that it‘s fine to have things and to want to pursue them, and there‘s nothing wrong
with, I mean I spent a lot of...
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allowed to spend his money on something like that. And he understands that. He may
disagree but he knows he can‘t disagree with what we feel.
I: It sounds to me like you don‘t experience too much, what I would call...
Networking and partnering with state initiatives resulted in funding and
maintenance with school gardens in this research sample. The Department of Health had
an initiative, Putting Prevention to Work, that funded some school garden...
teachers concerning how MyAccess! scores. The same report notes that in response to the
statement, “MyAccess! gives fair and accurate scores” student responses averaged 3.5 on a scale
of 5. Teacher responses were 2.8 (2010).
Best Spelling Practices in Classroom Instruction
Chapter 1 - Introduction
There are many challenges that face educators regarding how to effectively teach
spelling. Gentry stated, “Spelling really does matter and that, as educators, we need to...
The most important aspect of the spelling curriculum should be the use of differentiated
instruction, not only to help students who struggle but also to challenge those who are more
proficient (Gentry & Graham, 2010).
Spelling instruction must...
Studies have consistently shown that cohabitation before marriage leads to lower marital
quality and higher levels of instability and divorce (Brown, Sanchez, Nock, and Wright, 2006).
People who live together before marriage report...
played an important role in Julia’s understanding of commitment. Trevor’s father worked in a
gold mine and hated the atmosphere there. Many of the workers would use the work computers
to look at pornography and were not respectful...
participant noted, “I don’t know which I would consider more valuable to my own marriage in
my life, being able to say, ‘I’d like to be like them,’ or being able to say, ‘I’ll never let myself be
like them.’” Some of...
and techniques. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.
Thompson, A. (2009, August 20). Putting a finger on celebrities and their wedding rings. USA
Today. Retrieved April 5, 2010 from http://www.usatoday.com/life/2009-08-16-celebs-rings_