Statistical Thinking

Statistical Thinking Name of the Student University Statistical Thinking Critique 1 Citation (Use APA style): Elzarka, S. (2012): Technology Use in Higher Education Instruction, PhD Thesis at Claremont Graduate University, USA. Research questions: What are the variables that most impact the use of education technologies for instructional purposes in higher education? Sub-research questions include: What is the personal use of technology factors leading to professional adoption? What learning benefits (as believed by faculty) predict technology adoption? What are the self-perceptions of...

analyze your stage of development as a critical thinker using analysis of logic models

College Life – An Enigma Within College Life – An Enigma Within Evolution is a part of human nature and I have also undergone a number of stages of this very evolution. Surely, no one is inherently educated and developed right from the moment of birth. However, it is a slow but steady developmental process that covers span of entire life. I have also gone through numerous changes in my life and have faced different challenges as I have move forward towards the next step of my life. These developmental steps become difficult as the life progresses; rather, I have felt more determined after each step. Getting an admission in college was one of these steps that I had taken in my life....

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Exploitation of Children and Women in Sweatshops Name Institution Introduction Sweatshop is a term used in the description of a place of work whereby there are socially unpleasant conditions of work. The kinds of work might be very hard, lowly paid and dangerous. Employees in the sweatshops might work for longer hours with low wages, notwithstanding the regulations that compel overtime pay or even a minimum wage; this also infringes the child labor laws. There are some factors that demonstrate that sweatshops still exist as discussed below. Transition to Service Economy The more advanced an economy is, the increased or higher the service sector’s share. This trend can be referred to as the...

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Authors Name Lecturer Course Title Due Date ISIS in Afghanistan Islamic State in Iran, Afghanistan and Syria (ISIS) is society associated with Syrian civil war that entails training of young children terrorist tactics. ISIS a branch of Osama Bin Laden’s global al-Qaeda network but their focus is on the establishment of an Islamic state rather than aggressive Western target around the world (Adil 117). ISIS in Afghanistan is a documentary series that displays the how Islamic Relationships between the ISIS and al-Qaeda leadership's are believed to be anxious and it is the militaristic intent of ISIS that has proved most attractive to some foreign groups who have journeyed to Syria and Iraq to...

Marijuana legalization

The Effects of Legalizing Marijuana Name: Institution: Date: Introduction Everyone in the world likes marijuana. That is an exaggeration, but it is not far from the truth. They give it many names that show more love, ‘respect’ and reservation than hatred. The list of proofs that the world loves cannabis is long, but this paper highlights those that show how the United States values it. With as many as 24 States in America legalizing the use of cannabis, it is likely that many more would like to adopt the practice. The list of the cities that pass laws allowing the use of marijuana grow because municipalities make hefty sums of money from it and their economies develop (Corpus, 2015). That...

Critical Thinking in everyday life chapter 1

Week 1 – Levels and Steps of Critical Thinking Worksheet Note. This is a three-part assignment. Please ensure you complete all three parts. Part 1: Critical Thinking Distribution Complete the following True/False questions about Beginning Critical Thinker, Average Critical Thinker, and Advanced Critical Thinker. Refer to pp. 13-15 in Ch. 1 of Critical Thinking in Everyday Life. _True__ Beginning critical thinkers are hesitant to change the way they think about topics. _True__ Advanced critical thinkers surround themselves with people who have different opinions. _False_ Average critical thinkers do not want to think critically at all. _False_ Advanced critical thinkers believe everyone...

As the economy globalizes, would it be beneficial for labor movements to become global as well

As the economy globalizes, would it be beneficial for labor movements to become global as well? Name: Institution: Abstract Workers from some nations, especially developing nations seek for better opportunities in developed countries. These workers may face discriminations based in color or paid low-wages than their white counterparts. Workers also face other problems such as unfavorable working conditions and abuse of their rights. Globalization has caused many industries to strive to gain more profits and survive in the competitive global market. Some firms do this at the expense of their workers. This is where labor unions come in. they fight for the rights of workers. This paper explores...

Drugs and society

Drugs and Society Name: Institution: Date: Drugs and Society A successful strategy is a method that is effective in producing a quality outcome and it is less expensive in its operation. Drug abuse in the world is a serious problem because drug abuse can cause accidents, unintentional injuries, medical problems, the risk of domestic violence, and death. Additionally, substance abuse as the effect of causing health problems such as lung cancers, diabetes, liver cirrhosis, cardiovascular disorder, reduced immune system, sexually transmitted diseases and complicated pregnancy. Lastly, the behavioural problems caused by drug abuse are paranoia, addiction, aggressiveness, impaired judgment,...

Education

Name of the Student Professor’s Name Sociology 16th November 2015 Reform in Education Formal education is viewed with various constraints. Although the bureaucratic style of education endorses education for all under a common roof, it is not very efficient. Students or children cannot be moulded like inorganic objects and every individual has different requirements based on their inherent capacities. Moreover, education is a system in which parents, teachers and students are equally involved. However, culture influences such interactions and uniformity in approach is not always feasible. Reforms must be inculcated in a schooling...

Frontline: Young and Restless China 2004

Corruption and Patriarchy in China At a first glance, PBS documentary shows how it is to be young in China, a country that only recently started to open up both economical and socially. However, this essay aims to show a broader portrait of how youth in China struggle and thrive in their intents to succeed in a country that turns more competitive and globalized each year. After watching Young and Restless in China, it becomes evident that China is already well-prepared for globalization and most of its youth is trying to catch up. However, despite its many opportunities, the documentary shows us that not everything in China has a silver lining. For instance, we see Xu Weimin as he...