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Designers use tools to manipulate the objects on the canvas. Common
tools include shape drawing tools, paintbrushes, and croppers. Many tools
are controlled by panels, which offer the ability to change...
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Dealing with people outside of the community who do not understand the lifestyle or reasons behind living the principle of plural marriage can be very difficult. For some, like Interviewee #3, opening up to outsiders about...
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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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contact was synchronous (though they used different words). Further study is necessary to determine in
what ways communication was better with the I-Text system.
The differences in opinion with regard to...
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The Best of the BRICs:
A Metaphorical Analysis
Contemporary approaches to metaphor have partly spawned from works of 16th
century researcher Giambattista Vico. Vico explained that percepts create our...
Talk: John S. Boyden, 1r. My brothers and sisters, I pray that I may have the spirit of the Lord to enable me to say those things which are in my heart to say this afternoon. I can't remember a time when I felt less able or less...
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(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...
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Chapter 5: Discussion
The goals of this study were to gain a deep understanding of the people of the Centennial Park polygamous community and to examine the process the Centennial Park co-culture underwent as it attempted to...
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gave him a copy of the school’s orientation script and a disk that contained its orientation software. Miller was impressed with the fact that Tennessee had automated its orientation process.
The tech center converted its...
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Like Davis, South Central requires that students complete an orientation program before they register. The school developed an online version for students to view from home or in a school computer lab. Like Tennessee, it was...
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the pursuit of happiness. They wished to live their lives without interference or persecution. These goals pushed the people in the community to break down long-standing barriers and allow themselves to become...
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announcements, calendars, message boards, online journals or blogs, and more. In 2012, Utah’s public higher education and UCAT campuses will switch to Canvas, and I am told that Blackboard’s current curriculum will...
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like to write cables about, and hopefully I’ll have time to form more than just one religious cable
(report). Cable topics will include anything that the government should be involved with (in this
case, issues with anything...
include items such as country of origin, race, and the nature of their immigration. In fact,
differences among Hispanic groups are often greater than differences found between Hispanic
and non-Hispanic populations (Espinosa, 1995). Other...
similarly was sentence structure. In the framework of this study, this is not surprising; the hard
rules of grammar are the same, regardless of culture or other human factors.
AES System Perceptions
In a study asking whether MyAccess! users...
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most effective (Leung & Kim 2007). While the dual-concern model is often perceived to be superior, some may argue that the model with three conflict strategies is more effective.
Lastly, the miscellaneous category of conflict...
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established. Therefore, if face concerns are an important link, they should give a better prediction of conflict styles than other variables commonly considered.
This theory has been used in gaining a better understanding of...
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for the image of the other party is associated with this method. The conflict management style of obliging by its very nature is that of sacrificing the needs of self for the concerns of others (Leung & Kim 2007). Naturally,...