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GANGS Gangs are a violent reality that people have to deal with in today's cities. What has made these groups come about? Why do kids feel that being in a gang is both an acceptable and prestigious way to live? The long range answer to these questions can only be speculated upon, but in the short term the answers are much easier to find. On the surface, gangs are a direct result of human beings' personal wants and peer pressure. To determine how to effectively end gang violence we must find the
The 1930?s: The Good Times and The Bad Times The decade of the 1930?s can be characterized in two parts: The Great Depression, and the restoration of the American economy. America had been completely destroyed due to the Stock Market Crash of 1929. It was up to the government and people of the 1930?s to "mend" America?s wounds. One man stood up to this challenge, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. He promised to fix the American economy, provide jobs, and help the needy. During The Great Depression, th
Seattle's Suburbs History. Preamble Learning about what has changed has made us realize more than ever how constant change is. The way we see things around us is not the way they always have been and more important, are only an intermediate stage to where ever they will be tomorrow. Talking to people who saw what has changed to get here allows us to see the direction we have come, and finally the direction we are going. Outlined in this paper are six different angles viewing different parts of t
Breaking Up Some felt they were a modern day Romeo and Juliet. The reality, however, is that they were a heartbreaking example of what can go wrong with adolescents. Christian Dalvia, 14 and Maryling Flores, 13 were sweethearts who were forbidden by Flores? mother to see each other. In early November, 1995, the young couple met one last time. Standing at the edge of a Florida canal, they joined hands and jumped 15 feet into the cold, murky water to their deaths. Their deaths may sound romantic
Any one of us who has ever watched a child at play knows the innocent assurance that children can exhibit. Young enough not to have been faced with the need to have a job or take care of a family, children tend not to consider consequences before they act. Although this can be endearing to watch, it is only endearing when those children are acting under the supervision of a person old enough to keep them out of harm's way. The thought of a child doing exactly what he or she wants to do, innocen
UNIVERSIDAD CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA Facultad de Humanidades y Educaci?n Escuela de Idiomas Modernos Departamento de Ingl?s Cultura, Temas y Textos 2 2do lapso ? 2009-2010 Profesor: Reygar Bernal POSTMODERNISM By ROBERT B.RAY Because in common usage the word ?modern? simply means ?contemporary?, the term ?postmodernism? has seemed, from the start, like the vocabulary of science fiction. How, after all, can something which exists now be said to come after the present? The word?s apocalyptic tone, its
The media portrays many things these days. In most forms of media they manage to depict various different types of relationships. Whether these relationships are between friends or couples, and whether they are positive or negative, relationships are often depicted in media such as television shows, movies, songs and various other types of media. Whether we stop to realize it or not, most of us have probably seen numerous examples of how relationships are put into media. Some relationships are
I grew up in a fundamentalist Baptist Church. We were not the most fundamentalist of the various Baptist Churches in the city. Actually we prided ourselves on our ?moderation?. After all, we allowed our preacher to wear colored shirts in the pulpit! While we talked a lot about grace, we had no idea how to live out grace. Spirituality was determined by the things that you did and did not do. While unwritten (only the fundamentalist churches that we laughed at had written lists), we all knew and u
Problems with Technology Every day scientists and inventors are hard at work looking at ways to improve the technology we all know and love. Whether its televisions, computers, music players, or telephones, something new is always emerging that is blowing our minds away. Nowadays people have laptops instead of computers, iPods instead of walkman, and the one causing most problems of them all, cell phones instead of telephones. Cell phones have improved the ways of communication, but have resulte
Club IT - Part Three BY: BigDawg1 Organization and Demographic Information Club IT is a nightclub owned by Lisa Tejada and Ruben Keys. Club IT recently remodeled, its 6,000 square feet of space includes 600 square feet of dancing floor, seats for 220 customers, a kitchen for appetizers and a bar with four pour stations attract childless young professional, college students, tourists, and business travelers. High ceilings and energy lighting provide a fun and energy environment. Club IT?s music
My room is one and only place where I carry out various leisure activities such as studying, watching films and television, listening to music, talking on the phone, surfing the internet, etc. I enjoy my bedroom because of the sanctuary it provides to me. It?s a unique place, where I can be safe. And it represents me. The things that characterize me the most in my room are the walls colors, the bedroom suit, and the decorations. My walls are painted all off-white. The reason that I chose this c
Associate Program Material Appendix A Final Project Overview and Timeline Final Project Overview The final assignment is an academic essay, which is designed to be comprehensive and apply all you have learned in this course. To complete this assignment, you must use all the steps in the writing process: planning, drafting, developing, revising, editing, and proofreading. This assignment takes the form of an essay in which you will be asked to compare and contrast two subjects of your choice. A c
The best of epic music rary world seems to be gone mad on the topic of love. Love has become an object for sale, a social attribute that is prestigious to have. WE CAN WRITE A CUSTOM ESSAY ON LOVE FOR YOU! Nowadays the advertising specialists say that talking about love is one of the best promotional strategies that exist in our times. When I first heard about it, I was resentful, but then I begun to notice the quantity of references advertisem. I have been wondering what real love is since I wa
Influence of Entertainment Media Desirae HUM/186 (BSEW1I0TY2) August 24, 2015 University of Phoenix Influence of Entertainment Media In today world some of the social influences of entertainment media is positive, but most of it is negative. People that actually set and watch movies, TV shows or even listen to music would say the same thing. So many of today’s movies, TV shows and even music delivers a bad stereotype a lot of it promotes gang activity, violence, or drugs. What people don’t real
Influence of Entertainment Media HUM/186 (BSEW1I0TY2) August 24, 2015 University of Phoenix Influence of Entertainment Media In today world some of the social influences of entertainment media is positive, but most of it is negative. People that actually set and watch movies, TV shows or even listen to music would say the same thing. So many of today’s movies, TV shows and even music delivers a bad stereotype a lot of it promotes gang activity, violence, or drugs. What people don’t realize is m
Influence of Entertainment Media Paper Michelle Delamotte HUM/186 December 21, 2015 Patricia (Mary) Morriss Visual media has completely changed our American culture for the better and worse. Our values seem to be going down the drain, and may branch down further than that. TV started this visual media, and now it is becoming difficult instilling values in our children, appropriate ones at that. After TV came movies, music videos, games, reality TV, and YouTube. American culture and the values t
Biology Score Guides Unit One: The Nature of Science and Biology N-Journal: Conducting an Experiment For a science class project, Sandy wants to test the effect of rap music on pea plant growth. She plays loud rap music 24 hours a day to a series of pea plants grown under light and watered daily. At the end of her experiment, she concludes that rap is conducive to plant growth. Sandy receives a low grade on this experiment from her teacher. Why did Sandy’s teacher give a low grade for this exp
Social Media Paper Dante C. Dumas HUM/186 November 17, 2015 Dr. Rose Safir Social Media Paper What are the advantages and disadvantages of easily obtainable information? Nowadays technology has made it really easy to access information especially from social media sites and applications linked to the sites. Having an idea of all of the advantages and disadvantages are something people do not usually think about while utilizing the technologies of receiving information. One advantage of easily o
Social Media Samantha Ermoian HUM/186 July 27, 2015 Patricia Morris Social Media Social Media Social media has been on a rise since MySpace days, now with Facebook taking over it has developed significantly. Social media allows people to communicate from America, to Europe, and every country around the world. This form of social media not only allows us to communicate with friends and family, but it provides a platform to promote. Music artist promote their latest singles, actors promoting thei
THE 1947 PARTITION OVERLOOKED IN THE FIELD OF CINEMA -S. Sibi Partition of Indian Pakistan in the year of 1947 is the only disturbing occurrence in Indian History which influenced all the facets of Social Science - History, Civics, Geography and Economics. Movies being a potent medium to convey the social plight, few movie makers have successfully portrayed them over celluloid too. Some are the adaptation from Novels where protagonist\'s life seems to be majorly impacted by aftermath and some