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Buddhist Monuments In The Horyu-Ji AreaYear 11 Ancient History Assessment Task IIIWorld Heritage Site StudyThe Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-Ji area in the country of Japan, have their claim on the oldest surviving wooden monuments in the world. These buildings , totaling some forty-eight structures were built by Emperor Suiko and Prince Shotoku in AD 607 in the old village of Ikaruga. From its position , Horyu-Ji at the time of the early 7th century was considered to the temple which guarded the Empire, and so in turn always enjoyed the protection of he Imperial family. According to Japanese history, these buildings were destroyed by fire in AD 670. The present buildings at Horyu-Ji are
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competency at the end of a unit, formative assessment is done daily. It informs both the student and the teacher "about student conceptions, misconceptions, skills and knowledge." (Heritage, Kim, Vendlinski, & Herman, 2009)
Formative assessment works when you as a teacher reflect on your teaching style and methods. Good teachers possess flexibility. (Heritage, Kim, Vendlinski, & Herman, 2009) research addresses the ability to adapt your teaching style to better meet the needs of the students. As a teacher, once you begin assessment for student’s learning you must become like a detective. You gather the evidence to fully understand why a student is not understanding and being an effective
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To understand heritage, an assessment of history and heritage needs to be examined. It can be suggested that history and heritage conceive of and use the past in similar ways. History accepts the existence of episodes from the past in much the same way as geography assumes the existence of places hat can be described, however imperfectly, as really existing even if not directly experienced by the narrator, on the basis of whatever record is available and selected for use (Tunbridge and Ashworth 1996). Heritage makes similar expectations, for example, the past is assumed to exist, even the sense as Atlantis exist, as products of a creative imagination, in response to the needs of the creator
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on the other hand, represents a simple content way of life where culture and heritage are valued for both its usefulness as well as its personal association with their lives. The story clearly states Mama and Maggies simple, straightforward view of heritage, and Dee's materialistic connection to her heritage. Part of Walkers impetus is, not surprisingly, her critical assessment of the African American experience in the South reclaiming of her African roots. (Smith)Dee (Wangero) had always been embarrassed by their less-than-modest residence and had remarked once that no matter where we choose to live, she will manage to come see us. But she will never
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collaboration. Five aspects are explored: channels of communication between the heritage and the tourism sector, generating income for heritage conservation and management, involving the local community in decision making, involving the local community in tourism activities, and an assessment of the extent and success of stakeholder collaboration.Key WordsStakeholder Collaboration, Heritage Management, Lao, PDR.biosketchChristina Aas is Senior Lecturer in tourism at Merkantilt Institutt, (PO Box 5875, Majorstua, 0308 Oslo, Norway. <Email email@example.com>). Adele Ladkin and John Fletcher are Professors of Tourism at the International Center for Tourism and Hospitality Research, Bournemouth
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We live in a country of culturally diversity. To provide the highest quality of care to our patients we need to be culturally competent nurses (American Association of Colleges of Nursing [AACN], 2008, ¶ 2). Using the Heritage Assessment Tool as a guideline I interviewed three families. The first was my own of Russian heritage, the second a colleague with a strong Chinese heritage, and the third a young single mother with a Hispanic heritage. These interviews gave me an insight into their views on health maintenance, protection and restoration. All three cultures had both similarities and differences.
In the interviews with three culturally different families, an assessment was
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increased student motivation. Consistent use of effective formative assessments with or without SRS has not been observed despite ongoing onsite support and customized professional learning.
Teachers focus on teaching standards, however, it is in the context of ensuring that students are prepared for standardized tests. While teachers are not dismissing the importance of classroom assessment, many are still assessing their students the same way they were assessed. Many educators already feel burdened by the amount of assessment; they see formative assessment as yet another external demand that takes time away from teaching (Heritage, 2007). Other barriers that have been observed were
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Marsden, S. (2013a). Protecting Heritage on Australia’s Coasts: A Role for Strategic Environmental Assessment? Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management, 15(03), p.1350014.
Marsden, S. (2002). Strategic Environmental Assessment and Fisheries Management in Australia: How Effective is the Commonwealth Legal Framework. In S. Dovers & S. Marsden, eds. Strategic Environmental Assessment in Australasia. Sydney, Australia: The Federation Press, pp. 47–70.
Marsden, S. (2013b). Strategic Environmental Assessment in Australian Land-Use Planning. Environmental and Planning Law Journal, 30(5), pp.422–433.
Marsden, S. and Ashe, J. (2006). Strategic Environmental Assessment Legislation in
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United Football Club, Soccer And Society. P265-284.
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Cherokee Nation so her heritage can be preserved. Laura Shapiro explains many positives and negatives of Pigs in Heaven.Last, Rhoda Koenig, Karen Karbo, and Laura Shapiro, all provide in depth reviews of Pigs in Heaven. Rhoda Koenig offers a negative assessment of Pigs in Heaven, faulting the novel's political implications and reliance on tidy resolutions. Karen Karbo praises Kingsolver's blending of political commentary and emotional insight in her review. In addition to Laura Shapiro provides a thematic analysis of Pigs in Heaven. Even though this isn't my favorite story, the plot is appealing and the characters are interesting. This book receives three stars because this novel has fascinating characters and plot.
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will be of a great value to the future generations. The significance of the place is measured in terms of its aesthetic, historic, scientific and social values.Assessing the cultural significance of an industrial site is often contentious. The preliminary assessment of White Bay Power Station is an item of environmental heritage and therefore worthy of conservation (Godden 1989) was received with sceptism within the organization because · It was difficult to determine the degree of subjectivity.· It was nit made within the comparative framework of knowledge of the range of such sites currently existing in Australia.· A significance assessment criterion was not clearly
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Nurses are challenged everyday due to cultural diversities. Heritage assessment helps nurses to understands and respect the role cultural competent in health ad illness. Heritage assessment tool use to assess the different cultural beliefs, their health maintenance, protection and restoration and to provide adequate and individualized care. Cultural assessments direct the nurse in providing culturally quality care to people form diverse cultures. The understanding of the concept of culture and its vitality in health is very important to nurses that provide care to diverse populations. Cultures, family and community have impact on how people take health information, how they exercise their
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The Oxford Dictionary (n.d.) refers to assessment as “the action of assessing someone or something”.
Carroll and Turpin (2009) defines environmental impact assessment as “a procedure which serves to provide information to local authority planners, other regulators and authorising bodies, other interested parties and the general public about certain proposed developments and their likely effects on the environment”.
1.2. Brief History
Prior to the 1960’s human populations use to have a primitive mind set regarding the management of the environment and did not generally consider the environment’s need to be well managed. Many thought of the
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The purpose of this paper is to define, describe and apply social work models to my recent placement experience, and an initial assessment that I observed. My twenty day placement was at a Christian voluntary adoption agency, based in England. They do not have contracts with local authorities in Wales, but do work with them as and when their help in finding potential families to adopt children is required. Although a voluntary agency they work within the Adoption and Children Act 2002, Children Act 2004, Care Standards Act 2000.
The prospective adopters approach the agency themselves. The agency offers a non discriminatory approach; they do not judge people by their age, culture, sexual
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ADT’s Wellness Program: What Works and What Doesn’t
There is the saying, “when you look good, you feel good”; which can be transparent in the world of health. In the case of ADT’s employees, who are becoming exposed to the wellness program, it poses a great advantage for the employees to learn about how to become healthier and become proactive on the different health topics. On the contrary, the underlying purpose of implementing a wellness program (which is to increase ADT’s profitability margins) should not be the focal purpose of initiating a wellness program. By incentivizing the employees to complete the wellness survey, should not be the reason why the assessment is taken in the
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season (2) bioaccumulation in freshwater mussels (which refers to the accumulation of substances, including mussels. In other words, bioaccumulations occurs when an organism absorbs toxic substances), this is recorded annually (3) monitoring the biodiversity in the creeks (Australian Government, unknown).
These biological and water monitoring methods provides the capability of early detection of potential significant effects caused from the uranium mines, such as radioactive leaks, and provides a biodiversity assessment as an another observatory change in water quality (Australian Government, unknown). Water samples are collected from the Magela and Gulungul Creeks, which run past the
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Introduction:In this report, I will be assessing the potential for cultural and heritage tourism within the borough of Hackney. I will support my findings with theoretical models and research. Hackney is a diverse and multicultural borough within London and is one which has undergone massive recreation in the recent years. Hackney used to be known as an area which had high crime rates and massive social problems, however over the past years, parts of Hackney have gone through major developments and is now very fashionable with a thriving artistic scene in the south of the borough. The borough is also known for its wide green areas with Hackney Marshes (88 football pitches) being the most
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According to MacIntyre, et. al (1997, p. 266), “affective factors may
systematically bias the self-assessment of language proficiency.” This statement helps
me understand my L2 learning and provides a rationale for my experience this semester.
In this paper, I will examine the role of anxiety in my concurrent L2 learning and my
strategies in managing it. I will also examine the close relationship between my anxiety
I grew up in a bilingual household, speaking both English and Tagalog. In
addition, I studied five languages in both academic contexts and abroad. It’s no surprise
then that I enjoy studying foreign
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Culturally Competent Assessment
“Cultural competence is the ability to engage in actions or create conditions that maximize the optimal development of client and client systems” (Sue & Sue, 2013, p. 49). Multicultural competence includes a counselor to be aware of his or her biases, knowledge of the culture they are evaluating, and skills to evaluate a client with various backgrounds (Sue & Sue, 2013). Client assessment involves gathering information pertaining to the client’s condition. Making a culturally responsive diagnosis involves using the DSM-IV-TR axis (Hays, 2008). Following the axis backwards is ideal to discovering the client’s diagnosis, understanding the client’s
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which social actions was performed’ (Seedhouse, 2005, p. 252) to arrive at conclusions. Therefore, aside from the detailed information that is provided in transcripts, according to Hutchby and Wooffitt (2008), CA aims to ‘discover how participants understand and respond to one another in their turns at talk, with a central focus on how sequences of actions are generated’ (p. 12). It then follows that, since the generations of actions are the epicentre for CA, it is then central to the analysis of this sort. The rest of this essay attempts to use the two approaches to CA, traditional and institutional (Heritage and Clayman, 2010) to demonstrate the legitimacy of this logic.
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materialistic symbols and stereotypes: they have no real value or respect for the history behind a person’s cultural heritage. Hanging out in Indian bars is insufficient. The identity of the Native American is formed in a context of opposition and resistance, of irreversible historical travesty, and of inescapable conflict. Given the complex and lengthy history of U.S. atrocities against the Indians, and the equally violent aggressions of Indians against whites, bloodshed and animosity were the basis original Indian- U.S. relations. The original brutality these relations cannot be underestimated; nor the intricate series of laws and Acts passed throughout the ninteeth and twentieth centuries for the
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Ethical and Multicultural Self-Assessment
Importance of ethical and multicultural competency to the practice of professional psychology is to “know thy cultural self” is the recommended motto for trainees with regard to two developmental tasks: self-exploration about one's own cultural heritage and understanding and valuing the differences of others” (Roysircar, 2004). Roysircar (2004) said that being able to embrace diversity into your approach to assessment and discretion is an essential part of the process of treatment and its outcomes.
Moreover, Roysircar (2004) stated that when a counselor is accomplished he or she is aware of attitudes, and beliefs. This empathy
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to benefit each other. With the systems theory,it guided me in understanding The Georges religious and cultural values. Therefore, systems theory played a important role in deciphering the right nursing diagnostic.
Ultimately the George family accentuated the importance of being educated in various religious and traditional scenarios. As the assessment questions were being answered by the Georges, I began to understand how values and culture played a vital role in their view of health. The systems theory helped analyze and assess them as individuals congruently running a system influenced by a rich heritage and tradition. Health promotion strategies and nursing diagnosis were evaluated considering their religious beliefs. Therefore, understanding diversity through various nursing practices will help enhance one’s level of evaluation.
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an efficient manner. Psychologists who work in the United States, particularly in the schools, will encounter a large population of non-English speaking children or whose first language is not English. Among the salient features that identify minority groups are: heritage, a common ancestral language, values, and socioeconomic status. In the case of a Latino population, since many will be assessed for possible placement, they tend to appear to share two features: low achievement and intelligence coefficient scores. This paper analyses the Wechsler Nonverbal Scale of Ability (WNV) as an instrument that adds an explicit commitment to fairness and accurate assessment of a wide variety of
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also their gender, race, ethnicity, and culture. This is significant since their perception and reaction to an assessment could and most likely will be predisposed by what they already know due to what they have experienced according to race, ethnicity, and culture.
Culture is the belief systems and value orientations that influence customs, norms, practices, and social institutions, including psychological processes such as language, care taking practices, media, educational systems and organizations (Fiske, Kitayama, Markus, & Nisbett, 1998). Accepted in this definition is the acknowledgement that all individuals are cultural beings and have a cultural, ethnic, and racial heritage
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natural systems, human intervention may facilitate adjustment to expected climate and its effects.”
This paper assumes that the risk and vulnerabilities assessment has been conducted and followed the process illustrated in Appendix 1, where stakeholders has been identified and participate throughout the process of the assessment.
The conceptual diagram below illustrates the adaptation planning process that will be discussed throughout this paper. The very first step of the adaptation planning process is to engage the stakeholders, involving the people who are mostly affected and organisation who have interests in the tourism sector.
Secondly, obtain results from risk and vulnerabilities
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, and Ontario Water Resources Act.
Comprehensive Study Report
The construction of the proposed Victor Diamond project induced some major changes and interference to the Attawapiskat First Nation. Numerous acts and regulations are applicable in the case of the Victor Diamond Project; the major act that was enforced was the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA). Three components of the Victor project were determined to be applicable by Environmental Assessment Act Comprehensive Study List Regulations:the construction of a facility for the extraction of 200 000 m3 per year of groundwater, the construction of an oil pipeline more than 75 km in length on a new right-of-way, and the
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percent, the construction of a desalination plant could be built almost immediately. This has raised some concern among the members against the plant proposal with the members of the Sutherland Shire Council working hard to fight against this plan. The current NSW Premier, Morris Iemma has taken a stand on desalination claiming "the plant will be built, drought or no drought". An Environmental Assessment has been undertaken by the government to ensure that the plant does not cause any serious effects to the environment. However this information has not been fully disclosed and some effects of this desalination plant are still undetermined. At the moment, the proposal of the desalination plant
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Nursing Leadership Analysis
Leadership at times can be a complex topic to delve into and may appear to be a simple and graspable concept for a certain few. Leadership skills are not simply acquired through position, seniority, pay scale, or the amount of titles an individual holds but is a characteristic acquired or is an innate trait for the fortunate few who possess it. Leadership can be misconstrued with management; a manager “manages” the daily operations of a company’s work while a leader envisions, influences, and empowers the individuals around them.
Assessment tools can be a good start for individuals to assess their leadership characteristics and skills, such as Grossman and
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increase adaptive capacity of the assets and stakeholders.
IPCC defined adaptation to be “The process of adjustment to actual or expected climate and its effects. In human systems, adaptation seeks to moderate or avoid harm or exploit beneficial opportunities. In some natural systems, human intervention may facilitate adjustment to expected climate and its effects.” (IPCC 2014, pg5)
This paper assumes that the risk and vulnerabilities assessment has been conducted and followed the process illustrated in Appendix 1, where stakeholders has been identified and participate throughout the process of the assessment.
The conceptual diagram below (Figure 1) illustrates the adaptation planning
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East Side Community Assessment and Windshield Survey
According to Allender, Rector, and Warner (2014), public health is a combination of both an art and a science (2014). The mission of public health nursing is to promote health, prevent disease and ultimately prolong life (Allender et al., 2014). In order for this to occur an assessment must take place. An aggregate or community assessment begins with a collection of data. This includes: the community’s health needs, risks, environmental conditions, financial resources through local census data, and a windshield survey (Allender et al., 2014). Through public health nursing, communities can collectively come together to help
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current trend of educational theme tours retracing the route of past expeditions.
Legislation Pertaining to Antarctica will be listed and the Environmental Impact Process required prior to any Antarctic activity will be noted.
The Positive Impact of the multiplier effect of tourism on the country of origin will be discussed as well as the personal gratification and environmental awareness of an Antarctic visit. The Negative Impact of the effect an increase in visitors will be analysed under the subheadings of the human impact on Birds, Heritage Sites and the Terrestrial Environment.
Recommendations / Conclusions will highlight the need for continual monitoring and evolution of strategic
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You thief, you thief, was angrily yelled out. Harsh words that no man wants to be called. The American Heritage College Dictionary defines thief as: “One who steals” (American Heritage College Dictionary, 2004). A premise can be seen if a person creates, writes or establishes a concept, and if another person uses their work without giving the originator proper credit; then one can conclude that plagiarism has been conducted. The dangers of committing plagiarism first starts in a person heart regardless if one is a Christian or not; however, this paper will attempt to provide three main reasons why one commits plagiarism and a Christian perspectives on those dangers.
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student population’s rights to their language as a cultural heritage.
Additionally, the Latino population views the use of Spanish language in classrooms as, of course, a means of preservation of their Latino heritage. It serves the role of a remembrance; using Spanish in the classrooms would remind Latino students continuously of their identity as a race. As could be seen, the issue of bilingual education impinges more aspects than just learning.
Some studies actually focus on these populations in their assessment of the situation in public schools. Some examples are the studies conducted by Farrugio and Monzó, separately, both of which studied “the choices parents have made regarding
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for a minor use.The old quilts are the objects that lead the mother to stand against her daughter. The old quilts are described as being made from old material by a member of the Mama's family, which magnifies their value to her, and the detail with which they are described increased the sense of setting. Dee sees the quilts as having historical and cultural assessment because of the hand stitching and material used. Mama promised the quilt to Maggie, and Maggie's reaction to the news that Dee wants them shows that Maggie has emotional attachment to them as well. "Maggie can't appreciate the quilts!" Dee says. "She'd probably be backward enough to put them to everyday use."(90). The fact
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Fire outbreak is not uncommon, and can leave anyone in a vulnerable situation. If proper care and preventive measures are not taken to eliminate or minimize spreading of fire, even a minor fire eruption can be devastating. Mitigating the redundant effects of potentially destructive fires involve a lot of thoughtfulness as in what kind of fire protection system products/systems should be used. Along with fire protective products, fire suppression products are also important for maximum safety. Selection of appropriate fire protective products or systems depends on the types of potential fire hazard for any given situation. After assessment, the fire hazards are classified using code letters
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museum achieve its mission and demonstrate its commitment to professional standards and best practices.”
The collection policy must relevant and supports the museum’s mission and purpose. All works proposed for acquisition to the collection should be based on and consistent with the museum’s stated mission. At the National Museum of Singapore the mission is to discover and enhance the national identify of Singapore. Acquisitions should showcase Singapore’s history and heritage. These can be from a Singaporean’s perspective which imparts knowledge to visitors. The mission statement provides a mechanism for focusing and directing the functions and activities of the collections, for setting
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has contributed to their HIV/AIDS diagnosis. The majority of our residents are poly substance abusers and would likely still use if they were on the streets. When residents are admitted we do a psychosocial assessment and review their medical records. Some of the questions we are concerned with is, does the resident have a social network, for example, family or close friends, what social systems are impacting the resident for example, religion, sexual orientation, or legal issues. It is also important to know a brief history about the family and their thoughts on the patients HIV status. Quite often a patient will move in and the family does not know they are HIV positive. This can cause
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the constitutional validity of the World Heritage Act. The division of powers between the Australian federal government and the individual state governments is defined by section 51 of the Australian constitution. The federal government had taken a range of actions, which they said were authorised under specific subsections of section 51. The Tasmanian government disputed these claims. This case is a specific example of how the constitution can be slightly modified or altered by judicial interpretation from the High Court.The out come of this case (A four to three majority of the court) was that that the federal government had legitimately prevented construction of the dam, and that the World
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relevance to competent care. A nurse who does not recognize the value and importance of culturally apt care cannot possibly be an effective care in this changing demographic society (Giger & Davidhizer, 2003). When nurses consider race, ethnicity, culture and cultural heritage, they become more sensitive to clients. Cross, Bazron, Dennis, and Isaacs (1989) cited five essential elements that contribute to the ability to become culturally competent: (a) valuing diversity, (b) having the capacity for cultural assessment, (c) being conscious of the dynamics inherent when cultures interact, (d) having institutionalized cultural knowledge, and (e) having developed adaptations of service delivery
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end result will be individual students' 30 page comprehensive plan for sustainable tourism in Homestead for the ROS organization.Thesis StatementWith this in mind, the main research question of this Tourism Plan is, How can sustainable tourism be Developed in Homestead, Pennsylvania? In considering this research question, a sub-set of questions arises. Those being: How do we best use the Rivers of Steel-National Heritage Area to attract tourists to the Homestead area? and, What socio-economic factors are involved in creating this plan?Destination OverviewAccording to the 2000 census, the city of Homestead has a total population of 20,437 (Census). Its landscape is littered with hills and
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they are able to successfully obtain the relevant credits and passed the final graduation examination, which in fact is a specialized form of professional examination and assessment system and a flawed show. For example: Some papers are just some simple assessment of professional concepts, and so on. Meanwhile, the paper determines the ultimate success of the concept of curriculum allows students who are only interested in the final examination results, while ignoring the whole process of education and teaching. Students love the profession itself the problem of insufficient degree. The profession of their own lack of knowledge, lack of outstanding cultural heritage and promote the sense of
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these heirlooms. Dee’s assessment that Maggie would destroy them is foolish since the quilt had never been used and stored for safe keeping for so many years. Maggie’s love for quilting and the heritage is apparent by her desire to stay in the life she was raised in. She is not offended by living a simple life like Dee is.
In the end, the story pushes the reader to believe that this simple unmanipulated life is best and it was the right decision for the Mama to keep the quilts for Maggie. The meaning of heritage is different for each woman in the story, but the hope of honoring the past is embodied in Maggie.
Theodore Roethke - “My Papa’s Waltz”
What in the poem indicates that the
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, 1980). By considering the factors that have may have affected her ability to achieve we can begin to create an effective strategy that will help Naomi begin to make a positive personal or career shift.
Creating a positive relationship between the counselor and Naomi will initially reflect on the counselors ability to integrate tools in the counseling sessions that are beneficial to her desire to make changes in her life. The counselor can begin by doing some basic career or personality assessment with Naomi such as the Myers Briggs personality assessment and the Self-Directed Search inventory by John Holland (Holland, 2013). Once Naomi has the information from these tools or something
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regarding noise, pollution, water and air quality, soils, visuals, heritage, transport etc., recognised (Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources, 2004).
Environmental management plans also offers a learning experience to all appointed within the project on sustainable development and, to an extent, the green movement. This then ultimately creates a consciousness in the mind of workers even when they have finished with the activity or project and this may then result in a domino effect as some would then realise that more sustainable living is of greater benefit to everyone.
The environmental impact assessment process is often criticized due to the recognized
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. In addition, caring for Ginny would require nurses to uphold the standard of culturally competent practice. This entails the use of transcultural knowledge and understanding to implement nursing care that is culturally sensitive and congruent (Douglas et al., 2011). For Ginny this would necessitate using knowledge of Chinese-American culture to provide sensitive nursing care, such as not pressuring the patient to freely discuss or express personal emotions if she is not comfortable with it. Chinese-Americans prefer to keep to themselves; therefore expecting the patient to act otherwise would be in opposition to cultural norms. Nurses must use interviewing and assessment to acquire knowledge
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1) Background Analysis:
General Market Assessment: In the 90's, the SUV was looking to become a highly contentious market, however, with a new emphasis on the Leisure SUV. This was where LRNA will be able to maximize its market share, and perhaps grab a foothold on the market.
Competition and behavior: The SUV industry in North America was becoming increasingly competitive, with "over 30 SUV models, their prices ranging from $10,000 to $60,000. Market leaders were Jeep and Ford, with Jeep having a strong heritage in the USA much in the same was as Land Rover did in the United Kingdom. Jeep itself had three lines; much in the way Land Rover was trying to carry various lines for different
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acceptable transformation.To achieve that we need to help every student to understand the cultural diversity that he lives in. So instead of celebrating the culture of each individual, Hirsch (1987) emphasizes the importance of a national culture in promoting a nation's goals, ideals, values, traditions, history, and literary heritage. He argues that schools have the responsibility to define and maintain this national culture.Dunn (1997) suggests that parents should be responsible for teaching their children to appreciate their native cultures, while schools should teach children to respect all cultures. She emphasizes that schools should be careful not to promote one culture over another
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that are duplicated and can be consolidated into one position.The hospital must also analyze and assess whether restructuring or elimination of non-essential employee programs may be necessary. Some of these programs might include childcare, flexible work schedules, telecommuting, fitness and health club benefits, and employment assistance programs. During it's assessment of these programs, it is imperative that the leadership of the hospital consider the impact on workforce morale and productivity. For example, elimination of the childcare program would adversely affect the morale and productivity of those in the workforce who have children. It may result in an increase in absenteeism due to
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The Stolen GenerationThe land mark event I have chosen to focus on for this section of the Assessment Event is the removal of Aboriginal children, 'The Stolen Generation/s', from their traditional homes and their parents. I will endeavour to discuss the effects of one particular government policy, that is the 'Assimilation Policy', and the effects which it had on the indigenous population during the time it was enacted and the effects which it has had and has on the Aboriginal population within Australia today. The 'Stolen Generations' policy was clearly enacted and implemented prior to 1975. However, its implications have subsequently been felt and continue to be felt by both indigenous