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Zoos - Ambassadors for Wildlife

- Although its origins may have come from a fascination of exotic animals, throughout the years, zoos have constantly evolved and improved beyond their early predecessors; however, it has always involved the process of scientific inquiry. Today’s modern day zoo does not merely exist for entertainment value, even though many guests may initially visit with amusement in mind, most walk away with a greater knowledge of wildlife and the current issues they are facing within our environment. Zoos serve as an ambassador for wildlife through constant protection, rehabilitation, and conservation efforts....   [tags: Animal Behavior]

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Quantas Airline Crews are Ambassadors of the Sky

- ... Examples of this include, improvement in staff training and the implementation of a ‘Reconciliation Plan’ (Qantas, 2014) Threats • Competitors – New and existing. Domestically, Virgin and Tiger are the main competitors, while internationally there are a handful of direct competitors depending on routes. In particular, Singapore Airlines and Emirates are seen to be the greatest threat as competitors. • Increasing fuel price - The fluctuation of oil prices are a major concern in the aviation industry worldwide....   [tags: stockholders, flying, australia]

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The Ambassadors of Law Enforcement: The History of the United States Marshalls

- ... If any marshal or deputy marshals was found to be negligent in performing his duties under this new law, they were imposed a severe financial penalty. In the “Old West “era the Marshals came in and with them they brought law and order. They captured, or killed outlaws such as Bill Doolin; the founder of the wild bunch, Doolin and his gang were bank robbers, Doolin was killed by a U.S. Deputy Marshal. Other outlaws captured by the marshals were Billy the Kid and Ned Christie. These outlaw’s faces were plastered all over asking for information as to their whereabouts....   [tags: lawlessness, death, murder, federal]

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Hans Holbein, The Ambassadors

- Hans Holbein The Ambassadors ❦Introduction The Ambassadors is one of the most complex and arguably portrait which Holbein had painted. The purpose of this report is to analyze Han Holbein?fs painting, ?gThe Ambassadors?h. The main task of this report is to uncover the meaning of this painting, as it still remains unclear. Firstly, I will give a short introduction about the painter. Then, I will examine the characteristics of the people and the objects in the painting. Lastly, I will attempt to identify the meaning of the painting....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Ambassador's Body

- The Ambassador's Body "Screen theory" developed in the 1970s from the work of a group of French and English film theorists including Christian Metz, Laura Mulvey, Jean-Louis Baudry, Jean-Louis Comolli, and Stephen Heath. In the form in which it has come to influencecultural studies, it combines elements of an eclectic range of theoretical perspectives, including the early structuralist work of Roland Barthes which proposes that the meanings of signifiers are determined by their position within a network of oppositions and equivalences; Louis Althusser's conceptualization of interpellation as a process of meconnaissance (misrecognition); and Jacques Lacan's seminal work on the mirror stag...   [tags: Screen Theory Films Essays]

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Diplomatic Non-code of Conduct

- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has recently circulated the Diplomatic Code of Conduct for diplomat, and it will mainly affect the Kathmandu-based diplomats if it is at all implemented. However, if experience is any guide, the code will be observed more in its breach than in its respect. Evidently, the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations 1961, implemented from 1964, regulates diplomatic conduct across nations. Before this, the Congress of Vienna in 1815 and the Convention regarding Diplomatic Officers of 1928 singed in Havana had offered the ground rules for diplomatic conduct....   [tags: Ambassador Privileges, Prestige]

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The United States Department of State

- From the earliest times of recorded history and even long before that rudimentary society and government have existed. When these separate governments encountered one another, they realized that they would need to interact if they were to be able to get along. Usually this “getting along” involved either bashing in someone’s head with a rock, impaling your neighbor with a spear, or bombarding them will devastating long range artillery. On rare occasions, however, these interactions were done through dialogue and negotiation....   [tags: ambassador, state department, american embassy]

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Comparing Roderick Hudson 's Rowland Mallet and The Ambassador's Lambert Strether

- Comparing Roderick Hudson 's Rowland Mallet and The Ambassador's Lambert Strether One of Henry James' outstanding qualities is that, to a greater extent than with most writers, the only way to really understand him is to simply read a great deal more of him. This statement takes one thing largely under its assumptive stride, that is that there is something to understand, something suggested and promised by, but not contained within, his immaculate and elegant prose. Again, to a greater extent than with most novelists, with Henry James it is safe to say that the real story unfolds not fully in the light thrown off by the explicit story-telling; no matter how elaborate or complete the narrat...   [tags: Comparison Compare Contrast Essays]

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Van Cliburn, an Ambassador of Musical Diplomacy

- ... “I always threatened [my mother] with [quitting piano] whenever she tried to give me away to another teacher” , Cliburn claimed. He had only agreed to be taught by a new teacher if it were Olga Samaroff. Ms. Samaroff had offered Cliburn the scholarship to attend the Julliard School, and she intended to teach him there; however, she died shortly before his arrival. Despite his rough start, at Julliard, Cliburn was extremely successful. In his third year, he participated in the Leventritt competition, winning first prize, allowing him to debut in Carnegie Hall....   [tags: musical ingenuity, cold war]

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Ambassador Gilbert Macwhite 's ' The Sum Of Tiny Things '

- A third character, the Ambassador Gilbert MacWhite, is a patriotic diplomat who lives up to many of the SOF Imperatives, but fails at one. His intent is admirable and the Ambassador realizes the actions required to combat the communist threat. One of the SOF Imperatives that he abides by is to ensure the legitimacy and credibility of Special Operations. ADRP 3-05 defines this as “legitimacy is the most crucial factor in developing and maintaining internal and international support. The United States cannot sustain its assistance to a foreign power without this legitimacy.” The publication also elaborates that decisions and actions that comply with U.S....   [tags: Philippines, United States, Diplomacy]

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Simon as an Ambassador for Self-Realization “Lord of the Flies”

- The trials and tribulations all humans face becomes prominent as each individual succumbs to evil in attempts of recreating his or her lost civilization. Out of each dark moment the individual faces, flourishes a new state of human consciousness that is consistent in revealing one’s true nature. In the Lord of the Flies, the transition the three young boys make into adulthood is evident as their significance and their newfound identity becomes more pronounced. Simon’s particular incident involves his encounter with the ‘Lord of the Flies’, where he comes to terms with the innate evil that resides within all humanity, causing him to be an ambassador for self-realization....   [tags: Lord of the Flies, Self-Realization, ]

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The Ambassador Program is Necessary Because People Must Depend on Other People

- ... An average introduction would consist of the basics such as where certain rooms (band/choir, locker rooms, cafeteria, etc.) are and how to find your way around campus. But the new DDSD Comet would also be introduced to other students and staff so they can become accustomed to not only their new surroundings but their new peers as well. By introducing our new Comet to others and the school, they gain the benefit of knowing who is who and what is where. The longevity of the introductions will also allow them to ask any questions they may have accumulated over any period of time....   [tags: introduction, peer, guide]

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Legal Rules that Involve the Sell of Ambassador Desks

- Legal Rules that Involve the Sell of Ambassador Desks Dear Sir or Madam, In response to your letter for legal advice involving the sale of one particular type of desks the 'Ambassador'. This case has been analysed into a number of points involving the Law of Contract. In order for a contract to be enforceable under English Law by an action in the civil courts, there must be a valid offer and acceptance. An offer may be made to a particular person or, in some cases, to the world at large....   [tags: Papers]

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Lawyer: An Ambassador of the Rule of Law

- Attorneys, more commonly referred to as lawyers, defend people who may or may not have committed a crime or violated the law. The laws of the world are what holds it together, and it is important that there is someone to defend them and make sure they are obeyed. A lawyer acts as political and legal council to everyone from ordinary citizens to top government officials dealing with foreign policies, but their main job is to help those in need and keep the law balanced (Lawyers, Encyclopedia). But be warned that there is much learning to do before one enters the court or takes hold of a case....   [tags: legal work, law school, lawyers, attorney]

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The Sad Incident in London of 1661

- The Sad Incident in London of 1661 Luis XIV a todo anteponía su propia «gloria», termino que se conesponde con lo que para los Austrias era la «reputacion» In introducing the topic of precedence—which can seem to the modern citizen as nothing more than childish behavior—one must also remember the importance of such acts in defining and structuring society. The concept of primitive accumulation as described in Capital by Karl Marx is useful in understanding the role of such behaviors. Marx wrote that “the usurpation of feudal and clan property, and its transformation into modern private property under circumstances of reckless terrorism, were just so many idyllic methods of primitive accumu...   [tags: European History ]

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A New Year 2012 Message

- New Year 2012 Message Theme: Our Identity in God Our theme for 2011 was ‘It’s all about Jesus’. It was a theme we all embraced and at the end of the year as we take stock of how we lived in the past year, I am proud to say that with the help of God, our fellowship has made our lives all about Jesus. Because we made it all about HIM, we were not focused on personal gain or fame. We bonded as one single unit, the body of Christ with one purpose to do His will and to please Him. I believe God was please with what He saw and it pleased Him to work through us....   [tags: Jesus, Christian terms, Holy Spirit]

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Analysis Of The Book ' 9 Of The Iliad '

- ... His speech is the most organized of the ambassadors which simply reiterates that Odysseus is logical. He put into his speech the right amount of flattery, the correct amount of severity in his call to action, he presents Agamemnon’s gifts exactly as they were stated to him, he appeals to an authority figure that Achilles was sure to respect. The tactician did everything correctly. If Odysseus had been taking to a reasonable, average man, his appeals probably would have worked. However, Achilles does not have either of those qualities, at least, not in book 9....   [tags: Iliad, Trojan War, Achilles, Greek mythology]

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How to Measure the Effectiveness of a Business

- Governance is simply the system of government an organization has and what its rules, laws, and policies are. Administration is the implementation of these policies. While an organization’s governance may remain the same, the administration of an organization can change, depending on who is “in charge” and what administrative or leadership style(s) they exhibit. Leaders can operate from a variety of what Bolman and Deal (2013) call frames. The four frames: structural, human resource, symbolic, and political are as diverse as the managers who operate from them....   [tags: leaders, governance, mwaa]

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The World Is At War

- ... As a gift “The State Seal was hand delivered to the Ambassador, by the Soviet Young Pioneers (the equivalent of the Boy Scouts) as a gesture of friendship. After passing a routine X-ray check, the seal had been hung behind Ambassador Harriman’s desk in his office at Spaso House” (Escobar). The first major security flaw State Seal underwent was that it only underwent a routine security check. X-rays machines were still in their infancy at this time as the first X-ray machine was discovered in 1895 by a German scientist....   [tags: World War II, United States, United Nations]

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Media Pl Genius And Perfect For The Unme Jeans Brand

- ... Also, social networking sites had higher page views per person and longer surf times than other types of websites (Steenburgh & Avery, 2011). If UnMe Jeans pursued the Facebook media plan, it would allow them to target the largest audience in one of the fastest growing social media platforms. Benefits: The three media plans all promoted consumer engagement which was a crucial dynamic of Web 2.0. Facebook uniquely allowed the customer to identify with the brand within its media plan. Facebook also offered a cost per click rating system....   [tags: Web 2.0, Social media, Facebook]

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Foreign Policy And Foreign Policies

- ... Let takes Treaty of San Lorenzo as an example. This treaty, also known as Pinckney’s Treaty, signed in1795 between the U.S and Spanish. This treaty was an important and successful diplomatic to the U.S. According to the Office of the Historian, “It resolved territorial disputes between the two countries and granted American ships the right to free navigation of the Mississippi River as well as duty-free transport through the port of New Orleans, then under Spanish control.” On the other hand, other treaties might seem controversial since some people would agree with them while the other disagrees....   [tags: President of the United States, Policy]

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The Impact Of Idlewild And Soakzone On Social Media

- Introduction Idlewild & Soakzone was voted the Best Children’s park in America by Amusement Today, (About Idlewild, n.d.). Idlewild is active on social media with Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. According to Time, Millennials are more trusting of businesses that are active on social media, “An annual report compiled by global public relations firm Edelman found just, 38 percent of consumers — with millennials being the largest part of this group — trust government officials, down from an already modest 52 percent just two years ago....   [tags: Social media, Twitter, Web 2.0, Facebook]

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The Impact Of Idlewild And Soakzone On Social Media

- ... As for content, we will have a have a mix of user-generated content, messages from Idlewild insiders, and promoting special park events and promotions. Consumers who are interested in being “Idlewild SnapChat ambassadors” will apply online telling the brand why they should be ambassadors and what they plan to do with the account. There will be brand standards and rules to our Takeover Tuesday for the guests who are selected as brand ambassadors. Brand ambassadors can post as much as they want during their day as long as they state the favorite part of their visit and are willing to provide tips to having a successful trip to the theme park....   [tags: Social media, Twitter, Web 2.0, Facebook]

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Letter For White Racism Is The Liberation Of The Other From Their Oppressed Status

- The Solution: If my solution to white racism is the liberation of the “other” from their oppressed status, how does my theological position provide liberation, is the question. My hopeful response is this: covenantal partnership requires all followers of God to recognize their personal status within the world as either the oppressors or the oppressed and collectively work to remove the power the oppressors possess. I believe God, at all times, is on the side of the marginalized and has, as liberation theologians’ Gustavo Gutierrez and Leonardo Boff note, a preferential option for the poor and the oppressed....   [tags: Jesus, Roman Empire, Christianity, Imperialism]

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Coca-Cola and the Use of Digital Media

- The Organization-related web site that I chose for my module 6 critical thinking assignment is from the ever popular Coca-Cola Company. The Coca-Cola organization is a global company that utilizes digital media throughout its business model. As required by the assignment I have identified and located the following two examples of Coca-Cola’s use of digital media. The first example is the use of “digital media in advertising” and the second is the use of “digital media in its sustainability program”....   [tags: Business, Technology]

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Messages Found in China Mieville’s Embassytown

- ... For example when the new Ambassador EzRa is introduced and speaks in front of the Hosts, causes an uproar among the Hosts, the Ambassadors responde by telling the general population, “”’Excuse us, ladies and gentlemen,’ JoaQuin said. ‘Our guests, the Hosts, have been…’ JoaQuin paused and conferred. ‘There’s been a small misunderstanding…’ ‘…absolutely nothing to be concerned about…’”(94). Even if, assuming the Ambassadors are aware of what has happened with EzRa and the Hosts, they refuse to explain what has happened....   [tags: science, fiction, structures, understand]

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The Fall of the United States/Rome II?

- The United States is following the path of ancient Rome. Although there are many differences, their similarities indicate a similar fate for the U.S.A. I aim to examine the climate and structure of Ancient Rome which lead to its Rapid success and the similar system of the U.S. that in turn facilitated their ultra quick rise to power. Then by examining the results of this system, the corruption and Fundamental ideas that lead to the rise of a “Central Power” that came to be present in both nations and many say signaled the end of the Republic Era of Rome....   [tags: apocalypse, social collapse, polybius]

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The Issue Of Gospel Exclusivity Versus Inclusivity

- ... Regardless, this individual has done all they can humanly do to live a life that would be commended by human terms. The argument would conclude, such an individual and any other who follows a similar pattern should be given a “pass” to Heaven. Since they are ignorant of the existence of a biblical Father God and the Gospel, they should not be held accountable and thus not damned. Proponents of the view descried above might even use Scripture to solidify their case. God should honor the commitment to live a fair, just, and righteous life since people are commanded to do so in Micah 6:8, “What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness...” Of course, there is mo...   [tags: Jesus, Christianity, God in Christianity, God]

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Responsibilities of Presidents during Emergencies

- The President may not have many constitutionally enumerated powers but should always be consulted on decisions made concerning the country. According to some, “presidents today serve many important functions in the American political system. Noting these varied roles political scientist Clinton Rossiter referred to the many different “hats” that the president must wear during the course of a week or even during a day.”(Dautrich \ Yalof 182) In spite of his inadequate express powers, the President has the capability to rapidly respond to unforeseen emergencies....   [tags: troops, war, president]

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President´s Function and Responsabilities

- President Barrack Obama met with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki along with Vice President Joe Biden to discuss the growing concern over the increased presence of al Qaeda in Iraq after the withdrawal of the U.S. Military nearly two years ago. Prime Minister al-Maliki requested that the United States continue helping Iraq against the re-insurgence of al Qaeda. (Condon) One of the major roles the President of the United States plays is to represent America while conducting business and other affairs with foreign dignitaries....   [tags: United States, presidency, Congress]

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All My Sons by Arthur Miller: A Modern American Tragedy

- All My Sons by Arthur Miller produced by Scrappy Coco Productions, is based on the modern representation of an American tragedy about the Keller family in 2010. Family man Joe Keller, a middle-aged, successful entrepreneur makes a decision which leads to tragic outcome. Under government contract he was to produce a fleet of Toyotas for members of the military. Joe approves the use of faulty parts on a production of these automobile’s resulting in the death of hundreds of military men. To protect his freedom Joe frames his business partner....   [tags: market, advertising, production]

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Teaching English And Non Western Countries

- ... This is true of all teachers that they should have a vision and purpose in order to firmly grasp why they believe their profession contributes to the improvement of students and the world (Edge, 2003, p. 708). Because Christian teachers believe their religion impacts someone for eternity, it is evermore important for them to be able to justify why they are teaching as a platform to share their religious beliefs. All teachers bring their own perspectives and worldview to their classroom; different aspects of their lives influence the classroom, and religion is one of the biggest influences upon a teacher’s pedagogy....   [tags: Education, Teacher, Christianity, School]

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Religion, Politics, and Diplomacy

- “Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is” (Mahatma Gandhi). Though many politicians of the day say that government should be in a separate category than religion, it still plays an important role. Religion may not be big in countries like America, but it weighs heavily on many other countries all around the world. That is why when doing anything, a business deal, or a diplomatic trip, there needs to be cautionary measures taken. Two authors go over the subject of one country understanding another: Journalist Thomas Friedman in his text “The Dell Theory of Conflict Prevention”, and former Secretary of State Madeline Albright in her text “Faith and D...   [tags: Diplomacy]

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My Current Leadership Style

- Current leadership Style based up on the Assessments which I have taken: Ambassador: Most of the ambassadors are very much familiar on how to handle a many number of situations in decent manner. These kinds of people have a tendency to isolate themselves from the horrible situations. When conflicts occur, people are apt to be more determined in a peaceful way- to be more convincing and respectful at the similar time (Robert & Regina, 2011). Advocate: Advocates here automatically perform to the representative in the group....   [tags: management strategies]

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Lululemon Athletica, Inc.

- Lululemon Athletica, Inc. (Lululemon) is renowned for its technical, high-quality yoga-inspired apparel for women. However, the company is growing beyond this niche market and is therefore altering its competitive strategy. Lululemon utilizes a broad differentiation strategy because its target market is broad and its product line is varied, it stresses product innovation, and its community-based marketing and retail experience sustain its differentiation from competitors. Lululemon’s competitive strategy is broad differentiation due to the company expanding its target market and product line....   [tags: Brand, Marketing, Retailing, Shopping mall]

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Mission Mentors Program

- ########This is missing the beginning##########engagement in school work coupled with planning for a future in further and Higher education. The end of year 11 concludes with a trip abroad to experience a residential at a University for the top 12 achievers. Typically the year 11 trip visits the UMass Boston Upward Bound programme on their summer residential experience. Students live on campus with American Upward Bound students that attend Boston Public Schools. These students are from similar economic backgrounds but are from different cultures ....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Women And Adults Have Received Healthy Living Education From The Kanawha County 4

- 2015 Results: Over 470 youth and adults have received healthy living education from the Kanawha County 4-H Agent who taught 49 hours in six programs. • 187 youth identified physical activities that they enjoy during the 4-H Outdoor Classroom physical education session taught by the 4-H agent. • Just over a 152 4-H Club members received health education from 4-H Club Health Officers. • 5 Kanawha County Teen Leaders have completed the Health Ambassador Training o 123 youth received Healthy Life Style Program through the 4-H Discovery Overnight, a day-long weekend event, and at two afterschool programs • 9 middle school youth increased cooking skills and learned about healthy eating....   [tags: Health, Nutrition, Health education, 4-H]

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As Envisioned in the 18th Century: Narrowing the Alien Tort Statute to its Original Application

- In the past thirty years, claims brought under the Alien Tort Statute (ATS) by non-U.S. citizens against U.S. corporations has increased exponentially. The ATS was passed as part of the Judiciary Act of 1789 and allows non-U.S. citizens to bring civil suits in U.S. federal courts for violations of customary international law. The statute has been used to bring claims against corporations and government officials. Beginning with a landmark case, Sosa v. Alvarez-Machain, in 2004, the Court attempted to limit claims allowed under the ATS to those comparable to international law claims envisioned in the 18th century, when the ATS was originally enacted, such as those involving ambassadors, safe...   [tags: judiciary act of 1879, customary international law]

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The Monumental Painting Of The Fourth Estate ( 1899-1901 ) By Giuseppe Pellizza Da Volpedo

- ... The passage from Marx 's Manifesto of the Communist Party, may serve as a point of reference to a remark I shall make in a moment; "Differences in age and sex have no longer any distinctive social validity for the working class. All are instruments of labour (…) ' '2. Pellizza, of course was not aware of this Marxist thought, however, the very core of its idea is demonstrated to the beholder. The industrial system exploited all the individuals equally and equally enslaved them, simultaneously creating a 'mass '....   [tags: Marxism, Social class, Socialism, Karl Marx]

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Euripides ' Lysistrata And Farid Un Din Attar 's The Conference Of The Birds

- Throughout ancient and medieval history, female power has rarely had a significant impact on the course of events. The lack of ability to hold public office or higher level religious positions was a result of women to be seen as the subordinate sex. Women in both Aristophanes’s Lysistrata and Farid Un-Din Attar’s The Conference of the Birds defy their structural roles as wives, mothers, and homemakers by making significant impacts in both genders’ lives and even the course of history. Female characters in Lysistrata and The Conference of the Birds leverage their sex as a way to change the course of events in the texts....   [tags: Gender role, Gender, Sparta, Woman]

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Comparison Between the Articles of Confederation and the United States Constitution

- Towards the end of the Revolutionary War, the people felt they needed a document to secure their independence from Britain. This document was the Articles of Confederation. Shortly after that, a new document was formed to what we know as the Constitution of the United States. These documents were similar but more different at the same time with each other, and each granted specific powers to the national government. By throwing off the British monarchy it left the states without a central government....   [tags: U.S. Government ]

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The President Has The Dominance Force Foreign Policy Making

- ... The president might create a new defense system to revenge terrorist, or rescue aid for countries with natural disasters. The president is also looking for new trading laws against rouge countries. The president might veto legislation that brings risk to the country such as trade barrier that might set off trade war. The executive branch and the president have the power of negotiation which gives them the dominant power in foreign policy making through intentional agreements. The agreements must be viewed and approved by the Senate or Congress, it must be approved by two third of the majority....   [tags: President of the United States, Policy]

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The Effects Of Bullying On School And High School

- ... It was an anti-bullying program that allowed us to learn how to help make a change in other students lives that were being bullied on a day to day basis and our job was to help make it stop. Not only did we help other students lives change but we also learned how to become a better human being within ourselves. This program had special trainings that put us in the place of the victim and made us see similar scenarios that they might be going through such as a rough time at home, rough time at school or etc....   [tags: High school, Bullying, Debut albums, College]

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The Executive Branch of the United States Government

- The executive branch of the Unites States government consists of the President, Vice President, Executive Office of the President (EOP), and the Cabinet (Citation). The President is the highest official of the Executive branch. The powers of the President are wide-ranging and highly substantial but were also drafted in the constitution to be limited by the other two branches of government. The remaining branches of government are the Legislative branch and the Judicial branch. There functions of all the branches are interrelated and the restraints on the amount of power each reserves are also coordinated....   [tags: U.S. Government ]

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Ideal vs. Reality: Religious Pluralism vs. Religious Tolerance

- America is full and rich with diverse people, religions and values; they make America great. Just look at Riverside, California, there are over fifty churches of different denominations of Christianity, three synagogues, two temples, and one mosque; all coinciding peacefully in the city (Yellow Pages). Because Riverside is so diverse, religious pluralism and religious tolerance are two steps in making Riverside more connected. The first step is tolerance, a reflex that acknowledges a person will come across people of a different faith....   [tags: Religion ]

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The Powers of the United States President

- Is the most powerful elected official in the United States the Presidency. The Office of the President started after the Revolutionary War. America’s Founding Fathers designed the political system so that it would not resemble a Parliament Government and especially to not have a King. Instead there would be an elected official to lead the Federal Government, enforce the laws and act as Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces. The White House was built for the President and his family to reside while he serves his term of four years in office; however to make it clear that this is not a Parliament Government it was purposely built with no throne and the President would not wear a crown....   [tags: U.S. Government ]

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The Responsibilities One Has as a Christian

- What are your “responsibilities” as a Christian. It’s hard to listen to the news today without hearing about “rights”. We have “civil rights”, “equal rights”, “women’s rights”, “human rights”, and even “animal rights”. Everyone is demanding to have his or her rights. Conversely, few of these people stop to think of the other side of that coin and that is what are his or her “responsibilities.” Rights and responsibility go hand in hand. There can be no separation of the two. To separate them would be to create an unhealthy and dysfunctional person or group....   [tags: religion, theology, bible]

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One of the Greatest College Football Players

- During his time at the University of Florida, Tim Tebow was known as one of the greatest college football players ever. He won two National Championships and a Heisman trophy, which is the award given to the best player in college football. During this time period in college footbal,l players such as Reggie Bush and others were involved with investigations regarding illegal benefits being given to players by agents and boosters. Needless to say, Tim was never associated or involved in these investigations or crimes....   [tags: tim tebow, college football, heisman trophy]

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Day of Infamy Speech by President Roosevelt

- President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed the United States Congress following the unexpected attack by Japan on Pearl Harbor the previous day. As a result, Roosevelt asked the Congress to declare war on Japan. In his speech to Congress, President Roosevelt stated that the previous day, which was December 7th, 1941, was a date that they will live in notoriety. President Roosevelt said that the United States of America was abruptly and intentionally attacked by naval and air forces of the Japanese emperor....   [tags: japan, war, bomb]

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The American Political System Is Representative Democracy

- The American political system is representative democracy. There are three branches in the federal government under the Constitution. The legislative power is assigned in the Congress and made up of two houses: the Senate and the House of Representatives. The most powerful in Congress is made laws and controlled finances of the U.S. The President is head of state, chief executive, enforces federal laws, control foreign policy. He serves as the Commander in Chief of the armed forces, and he has power make treaties with Senate approval....   [tags: President of the United States]

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Marketing And Media Of A Global Context

- [TITLE] Nitika Gupta MARKETING AND MEDIA IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT (MKTG 90029) 22 April, 2016 TABLE OF CONTENTS EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 100 INTRODUCTION 400 OPEN HAPPINESS: COCA COLA GOES GLOCAL 250 Integrating the message across media 250 Impact on the Coca Cola brand 200 Recommendations 200 MOVING FORWARD: ‘TASTE THE FEELING’ CAMPAIGN 200 CONCLUSION 150 BIBLIOGRAPHY EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 200 [USE THEORIES ABOUT GLOCALIZATION HERE] Mention years the campaign ran for Mention sales decline This report has been written to study the global ‘Open Happiness’ marketing campaign launched by the US-based beverage giant The Coca Cola Company (Coca Cola) in 2009, a...   [tags: Coca-Cola, Advertising, The Coca-Cola Company]

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The Field Trip At & T Store

- ... The five key behaviors and the six-step sale process goes hand in hand when selling a product or a customer entering their store. As a customer arrives at the AT&T store there is at least one employee standing by the door to greet them, known as the “warm welcome” this is a part of both the five key behaviors and the six-step sale process. Personalization and own, resolve and offer, gain agreement, educate, and appreciate. After, we covered those behaviors and sales process, we went on the sales floor and had hands-on experience with the devices, and gotten a feel of how the AT&T retail associate conduct their job on a daily basis....   [tags: Sales, Retailing, Consultative selling]

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My Future Role As An Instructional Leader

- ... Willingness to handle the stresses of teaching with grace and common sense, along with a desire to continue their learning is essential. This teacher should understand their behavior and abilities and are willing to improve while remaining flexible. Additionally, that classroom management strategies and a willingness to adapt to an existing schoolwide discipline plan are vital when working at this school. Candidates should be willing to collaborate to maximize student learning and developing a positive school community....   [tags: Education, Employment, Teacher, School]

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Comparing "Windtalkers" and "Tora! Tora! Tora!"

- Our two films were Windtalkers (2002) and Tora. Tora. Tora. (1970). Each of these two movies were about the Americans and World War II. In Windtalkers, the main character Sergeant Joe Enders is tasked with protecting a Navaho code talker, Ben Yahzee. He is then sent into combat by the Marines to Saipan, a heavily defended Japanese island. On the other hand, Tora. Tora. Tora. focuses on the Japanese and American sides of the events during and leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. It mostly depicts the behind-the-scene events, including the American breaking of the Purple Code, the ignorance of command at Pearl Harbor, and the intents and motives of the Japanese....   [tags: Film Analysis ]

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The Remains of a Legend’s Title

- Alexander the Great is a great example to this new title change, he was known as a legend, a hero and even the Messiah. Alexander was born on the summer of 356 BC and died in the month of Daisios (June) 323 BC. His parents are Olympias and Philip, Olympias was the princess of the Molossia in Epirus, which was named after Andromache and Neoptolemus son. Neoptolemus is the same man who slain King Priam, and is also the son of Achilles. So it is said that Alexander was a descendant of the “flawed hero of the Illiad”....   [tags: Alexander The Great, Legend, Hero, History]

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Black History: The Cvil Rights Movement

- Throughout the course of Black history, African Americans Have fought for the right to be viewed as human and not merely the dispatched property of pre-emancipation whites in the southern states of the U.S. This struggle had been a constant battle since the liberation of blacks by the 14th amendment however, most noted during the “Civil Rights era”. Carol Anderson’s Eyes off the Prize: The United Nations and the Struggle for African American Human Rights, 1944-1955 explores this era in American History in depth and explains this struggle in the midst of Cold War politics....   [tags: african americans, equality, struggle]

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U.s. President Of The United States

- On March 19, 2011, an American-led coalition began to an airstrike in Libya. President Obama is the first U.S. president has a visit to Cuba in an effort to end of Cold War that lengthens 88 years. As Commander in Chief, Chief Executive, and Head of State, the president is the dominant force in foreign policy making. While the president is in charge of the policymaking, Congress continues to assert its role by a decision whether to deploy the policy and arranges budget. I believe Congress should have an important role in this policy area because it helps to balance the president’s power, support the president who lacks foreign policy experience, and maintains a democracy of the United States...   [tags: President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson]

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Smoking And Its Effect On Society

- In the late 1900’s a massive trend took over America. Smoking became a huge hit especially among teenagers. It was cool, and those that smoked sat at the top of the social ladder in high schools across America. The success of smoking and its popularity among teenagers was due to the public perception about smoking. At the time of its success, the public perception was wildly positive. There were claims that smoking had great effects on individual health and that there were no negative side effects....   [tags: Adolescence, High school, Tobacco smoking]

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President And Congress, An Oscillating Relation

- ... 352). Besides, budget making is another power of Congress that balances the president’s power. Without money, the foreign policy-making by the president cannot take effect. The passing of budgets is a job of Congress. Each year, Congress is delegated to prepare an appropriate budget for the government and president. Hence, the cost of the wars such as air strikes in Yugoslavia, Iraq, Libya, and Syria was supplemental, because it was not included in an annual budget of the nation. The president has to negotiate with Congress to increase the new spending, as well as to cut existing programs....   [tags: President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson]

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The Intergovernmental Authority on Development

- Skirmish can be defined as the discordancy of goals between parties. It happens when the main purposes, goals, values or needs of individuals and groups clash, sometimes resultant in aggression and violence. Skirmish is an act of involvement or difference by a third party or an outside power to recover the probabilities of undertaking the conflict and this involves Intervention. Mediation usually seeks to engage the adversaries in constructive dialogue initiate negotiations between antagonists or break a deadlock negotiations....   [tags: international relations, igad, foreign affairs]

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Experiences With Georgia Athletic Hospitality

- ... I felt that those qualities should be required if you wanted to work for GAH. The last weakness is one that any sports organization faces. That is the ups and downs of the economy. Premium tickets are a luxury expense and if people’s incomes dip then you can expect they wont be purchasing expensive seating. The opportunities for GAH include the future expansion of premium seating. The arms race between college football programs has caused a large growth in the expansion of stadium seating throughout the country....   [tags: personal accounts and reflections]

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Presidential Candidates Of The President

- With the 2016 election drawing near, there are many presidential candidates trying to catch the public 's vote. They are all promising different things that they will do once they get elected into office. Some promises are outlandish, and some are realistic. Once a candidate is elected into office, they often do not follow through with their promises. This causes many to be skeptical of anything any candidate promises. But what part of their promises can they actually keep. The checks and balances in place by the Constitution, inhibit any change that the President wants to make....   [tags: President of the United States]

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List Of Leadership And Leadership

- ... Tradition is a very big part of Utah State. One of the many traditions it has it… Why do you want to be a part of President’s Cabinet. President’s Cabinet to me tells me that I can have a voice. As a freshman it is extremely hard to be heard, and as a member of president’s cabinet I would be able to associate with the president of the school and also with other students who want to accomplish the same goals. I want to be able to help with the student body of Utah State. What expectations or goals would you have as a member of President’s Cabinet....   [tags: High school, College, Middle school, University]

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Accounts of Attila

- Accounts of Attila Works Cited Missing In Priscus’ 449 account, Attila behaves as a leader who does not merely rival the Roman Emperor, but is in fact superior to the Emperor. Furthermore, he exhibits both Roman and barbarian traits. In addition, Priscus does not use the same vocabulary as utilized in the “Anonyomus Account” to describe Attila. That is, Attila is not depicted as a brutal barbarian warlord or a savage pagan; rather, he is depicted as a leader who is familiar with Roman customs, in possession of luxuries similar to those of Rome, and skilled at political intrigue and manipulation....   [tags: Rome History Attila Essays]

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Death Be A Lady

- Reverend Rugger Gramm rambled down the narrow aisle of the North Georgia Farmers’ Market. He took a deep breath, inhaling fall’s perfume of apple-cider-spiking the crisp air. Gramm tightened the grip on his Bible. Its worn pages contained the coded Reaper Rules. A century before, Gramm had broken them and slept with one of Death’s Ambassadors, and she had nearly ripped his balls off. Today, Mary hunted him. Gramm stopped at Sally Goodwin’s stall. His long fingers picked up a big red apple. He raised the delectable fruit to his lips, letting temptation linger on his tongue before sinking his teeth deep into the flesh....   [tags: personal narrative]

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The United States Constitution

- ... The following powers are listed in Section II of Article II: The President shall be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States, and of the Militia of the several States, when called into the actual Service of the United States; he may require the Opinion, in writing, of the principal Officer in each of the executive Departments, upon any Subject relating to the Duties of their respective Offices, and he shall have Power to Grant Reprieves and Pardons for Offences against the United States, except in Cases of Impeachment; He shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make Treaties, provided two thirds of the Senators present concur; and he sha...   [tags: Separation of powers, United States Constitution]

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The Role of Women in Beowulf:The Anglo-saxon Women

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Causes of the Pearl Harbor Attack

- December 7, 1941, a day that will forever live in infamy. The United States and Great Britain were worried about the expansion of Japan’s small empire. Japan invaded Southeast Asia in order to gain natural resources but this just heightened the concerns of what would be the Allied powers (Fitzgerald 14-16). The U.S. had been growing the island of Oahu into a strong naval base since it became a U.S. territory. The U.S. clear dislike in the expansion of Japan caused the Japanese to see Pearl Harbor as a threat....   [tags: british, indochina, japan, invasion]

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The Diversity Of The Hispanic Community

- ... Financial wellbeing, a sense of ownership and a sense of self-reside in our purses. I am extremely proud to carry it.” A slogan doesn’t exist for the campaign that is a maximum of five words. They have a catch phrase presented with the title of their vanity URL: “Open your heart and wallet to stand up for survivors and the organizations that serve them.” The most prolific key message within the theme of the purple purse is the purse itself as symbolic for financial empowerment that caters to the domestic violence and financial abuse survivors....   [tags: Child abuse, Domestic violence, Physical abuse]

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Evaluating Jammeh's Presidency

- Yahya Abdulaziz Jemus Junkung Jammeh has been the president of The Gambia since 1994. Jammeh took over when Sir Dawda Jawara was forced out of office after a military coup. Jammeh wasn’t officially sworn in as the president of The Gambia until November 1996. He has been re-elected as president ever since. The following sources examine whether Jammeh is a good president or not. An article from a private Gambian newspaper, The Observer, congratulated Jammeh on his fourth year anniversary of his discovery of a cure for HIV/AIDS....   [tags: International Government ]

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The Whiskey Rebellion

- The end of the American Revolution wasn’t the end of political turmoil in the United States. In the years after the Revolution, political parties formed and disbanded, rebellions started, and even celebrations became increasingly political. Each political faction had a different idea of what the Revolution meant and what the future of the country looked like. The conflicting views of American politics began to manifest in holiday celebrations, governmental affairs, and even rebellions. The Whiskey Rebellion was created from many issues, not just the excise tax on whiskey....   [tags: American History]

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My Dream of Becoming an Attorney

- My Dream of Becoming an Attorney After graduating from high school I was ambivalent about going to college. In high school I was not a very motivated student, but I knew I possessed the ability to be successful academically, given the proper encouragement. I chose Suffolk County Community College's Selden campus as my springboard into higher education. At Suffolk I developed the academic skills necessary to excel at the university level. The work was very challenging at times, but the faculty was very involved with their students....   [tags: Law College Admissions Essays]

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The Gb Housing Progam

- Still, Lacerda’s inflammatory reactions against the opposition of people like Brizola in Rio de Janeiro was not the outcome of the political challenge that it represented. It was also the result of the agitated political times of the early 1960s which also had repercussions in the favelas. The political organization of favelas reached momentum when they representatives created the Federation of Favelas Associations of Guanabara (Federação das Associações de Favelas da Guanabara; FAFEG) in 1963 that had a very important role in resisting Lacerda’s favela eradication policy....   [tags: Politics, Government, Rio de Janeiro]

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What It Means To Be a Christian In Our Current Climate

- In our current climate there is a rush to defend and define what it means to be Christian. These 4 theses are meant to encapsulate the key presuppositions of my alternative to what is currently the dominant methodology of spreading the Gospel embraced by Evangelical Christians. The case I am attempting to make is that Christian evangelism is most effective when non-Christians are given the opportunity to judge the Christian message according to their own terms, and that the most important task of the Christian evangelist is to provide a trust-worthy opportunity for non-Christians to witness the work God is doing in our lives....   [tags: Christianity, argumentative, persuasive]

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Hierarchy of the Court System of the State and Federal Goverment

- The federal government and the state government have its own court system. Both the federal and state court system has a hierarchically organized system. Sec.1article III of the constitution created the supreme court of the United States. This paper will compare and contrast the court system of the federal and state government. This paper will also point out the hierarchically structure of them both. The federal courts system consists of the highest court, which is the U.S. Supreme Court. Congress has three basic responsibilities under the Constitution that determine how the federal courts will operate....   [tags: jursidiction, appeals, judges]

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My Reasons for Applying to the ALT Position with JET.

- ... Since then I've learned to implement what I learned there in practice. My first ESL job was in Jilin, a small town in Northeastern China. Developing my skills quickly in order to prove myself under daily parental observation, I learned to be an adaptable, quick-thinking and resourceful teacher. I was responsible for creating and utilizing detailed lesson plans, but I soon learned when to scrap or change activities on the fly and how to identify "teachable moments" to expound upon when needed....   [tags: learning Japanese and Japanese culture]

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"Beyond the Front Lines" by Philip Seib

- Being a veteran journalist focusing on politics and social issues in the print and television arena, Philip Seib, authored Beyond the Front Lines. He wrote several other books including Headline Diplomacy: How News Coverage Affects Foreign Policy, and The Moral Journalist: Covering the Post-Cold War World. His accolades consist of multiple awards recognizing his newspaper columns and television reporting skills worldwide. Although Seib is a Princeton University and Southern Methodist University graduate, he is now a journalism professor at Marquette University and his curriculum explores international news coverage, media ethics, and new technologies that impact print and television journali...   [tags: book]

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The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada

- According to the 2009 US Census Bureau, approximately 1,902,834 people reside in Clark County alone. If one takes into consideration the number of cars, trucks, motorcycles, mobile homes, mopeds, and various other modes of transportation used by the nearly two million inhabitants of the Southern Nevada region, it becomes evident that gas consumption and carbon emissions are momentous. In a 2005 report by Brookings, Las Vegas was ranked eighteenth out of one hundred metropolitan cities regarding per-capita carbon emissions....   [tags: Reducing Carbon Emission per Capita]

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Personal Interview of Robert Lee Woodrow on the Attack of Pearl Habor

- Given the assignment to write a report on Pearl Harbor, my grandfather came to mind. My grandfather’s name is Robert Lee Woodrow. He was born on January 4, 1926. My grandfather will be 88 years old on January 4, 2014. My grandfather joined the army in 1939 when he was 15 years-old, two years before Pearl Harbor took place. I asked him a few questions about it Since the Pearl Harbor attack was such a pivotal moment in history, I decided to interview my grandfather since he was a part of Pearl Harbor....   [tags: navy, african american, attack]

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