Interacting Persons

The ‘two persons’ or ‘two selves’ represent an improved structure of the self. This applies when two individuals are interacting with each other. Two interacting persons hold different views of reality. Their ‘maps’ are quite different. Together they form a small atlas. In the process of their interaction, they continue to form a neutral ground. What is referred to us a commu...
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Case Study Analysis Paper

Hoosier Burger Case Analysis Michelle Lannon INF340 Business Systems Analysis Dr. Arman Kanooni November 1, 2010 Hoosier Burger Case Analysis In the journey of Business Systems Analysis, we have been examining the case of Hoosier Burger, which is proudly owned by Bob and Thelma Mellankamp. They contact our consulting firm initially due to some drastically needed changes. They...
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The History of Scissors

It has been widely believed that Leonardo Da Vinci, the man who created the ideas for virtually everything, was responsible for the invention and use of scissors. As much as Da Vinci was a genius, he did not create scissors. He focused more on naked statues and convoluted airplanes. Scissors were first seen in Egypt around 1500 B.C.; however, they were not really scissors. T...
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Does viewing violent imagery cause aggression?

According to our text book, violent video games can prime those that play them to have aggressive thoughts, decrease their empathy, and increase their aggression. The book gives us an incident of which in 2002, two Grand Rapids, Michigan, teens and one man in his twenties spent part of a night partying and playing the video game Grand Theft Auto III. These two teens and young...
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Emergence of the Republican Party

While most third parties never solidify their place among America’s two party system, the Republican party remains the one notable exception. A combination of economic, political, and social factors eventually led to the Republican’s key victory in the election of 1860. The Republican’s platform called for free labor, an end to the expansion of slavery, yet did not call for ...
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Small Business

The term small business is a phrase that is commonly used to refer to privately owned and operated firms. These firms are characterized by a small number of employees, fewer assets, low sales volume and low profits. In the USA, the term small business refers to firms or companies which employ less than 500 employees. Small businesses are characterized by some specific feature...
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Things Fall Apart: Outside vs. Inside

Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart tells the simple story of the life of a tribesman in Africa. It contains stories of war, banishment, and crimes, all of which are interesting to read about. On first inspection, however, it seems odd that it should be exemplified as a great piece of literature rather than merely an adventure story with a moral mixed in. When, however, one con...
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If You Can't Say Something Nice, Thank God

People should stop being so insanely kind to one another. Most citizens understand this lovely, unspoken social rule, but a few don’t. I’m experiencing the worst day, and it’s all because people are trying to be “nice.” How am I supposed to enjoy my day when it begins with someone holding the door open for me? All I can think as I awkwardly slide beneath his welcoming arm is...
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Health Myths and How to Correct Them

Today, the media and advertising fraternity has greatly contributed to the perpetuation of many health myths. It is unfortunate that these myths negatively influence the approaches that people take in matters of healthcare. One common myth about healthcare is about weight loss. The media has for a long time been campaigning for weight loss regimens that are claimed to drastic...
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Advocacy Paper in Support of the Supreme Court in the Shah Bano Case

The status of Muslim women in India continues to be a hot topic. In this paper, it shall be argued that Indian Muslim women, especially those who shall be left destitute, are by justice and by right, deserve financial support from their ex-husbands, even beyond the iddat period. This was the position of the Supreme Court in the Shah Bano case.This position shall be justified...
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