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Name: Course: Tutor: Date: Questions on Urban Studies Question Two Hurricane Katrina is one of the worst terrible storms that ever hit the United States of America. The cyclone originated from the Bahamas and was a result of a tropical wave and the tropical depression ten. In comparison to the Katrina, Andrew and the Okeechobee Hurricane, Hurricane Katrina killed more people and caused the damage of property worth $108 million (Elliott and Pais 297). The aftermath of the hurricane was worse than the storm itself. The people affected claimed that the government of the United States of America was taking too long to meet the needs of the people. Huge branches caused flooding in various areas, and the...

Imperialism

Name of Student Name of Supervisor Subject Code Date Imperialism President Theodore Roosevelt quoted an old African adage, with regards to United States imperialistic attitude towards the world. This proverb or idiom states that while carrying a big stick, one needs to speak softly. Thus action speaks louder than words, and verbalism need to be soft, subtle, brief but speaking volumes silently, meaningfully and dynamically through implementation. Over the decades and centuries that is what United States or the Western world has been doing to the rest of the world, and thus to the whole world. The royal dynasties through prehistory to history, unrecorded/ recorded,...

Walt Disney

Walt Disney Student’s name Institution The theory of operant conditions by B.F skinner In this theory, behaviors can be reinforced or altered by the use of positive and negative reward. An individual will tend to think of behavior, the reward, and the consequences. When a teacher awards the best performing students, this acts as a reinforcement to keep the student and other to continue improving in their class work. When a child is punished for not doing their chores at home, they will associate punishment with abandoned tasks. Such children may tend to be a perfectionist in their duties to avoid the punishment. Walter grew up knowing that someone has to be self-reliant or be punished, they...

Fire Safety Codes

Fire Safety Codes Name Institution Fire Safety Codes Over ten years ago, tragedy struck in West Warwick, RI. The fire outbreak at the Station nightclub did claim 100 lives while generating 200 injuries. The incident comes out as the fourth deadliest nightclub fire in the history of the United States. The onset of the fire relates to the ignition of the pyrotechnics before spreading to flammable acoustic soundproofing foam. This essay describes the development of the fire safety codes, inspection procedures, and enforcement. In addition, it explores the importance of the safety codes during the inspection process. In the course of developing fire safety code, there are seven critical...

Cross Cultural Management – Apply the cultural theories to the chosen country, Japan.

<University> CROSS CULTURAL MANAGEMENT JAPAN By <Student name> <Date> <Lecturer’s Name and Course Number> <Discuss how different Cultural theories apply to Japan> This paper applies the key themes of cross culture management, namely, Country Values, Determinants, and Theoretical Dimensions to the country of Japan, thus contributing towards a deeper understanding of the people and their ways. Cross Cultural Management: Japan Why is it necessary to understand the culture? Why do we study the people and the customs of the places all over the world? So far, humans are the only intelligent beings in the universe, and it is only with the mutual understanding...

Self Esteem

Self-Esteem Student's name Instructor's name Introduction Self-esteem in terms of psychology and sociology reflects the individuals’ entire emotional analysis and one’s worthiness. It is a personal evaluation and judgment towards oneself. Self-esteem may incorporate emotions and a belief of what one feels is competent of or he or she deserves. The emotions may comprise shame, despair as well as triumph and pride. Hence, self-esteem refers to how we feel or perceive negative or positive self-assessments. The main purpose of this paper, therefore, is to discover the topic of self-esteem or self-integrity by asking five participants three questions: How do they define...

Richard Wright

The author Richard Wright became interested in learning who H.L Mencken was after reading by accident an article about him in the newspaper. Wright had only heard about Mencken from hearsay and knew that he was the editor of the American Mercury. He was dumbfounded by the fact that the article had seriously denounced Mencken and wondered what Mencken could have done to warrant such denunciation. He points out that on the Negroes in the South were frequent victims of such denunciation though Mencken was not a Negro. After considerable brainstorming, his conclusion was Mencken was advocating for an idea that the South was not finding favorable. Realizing that his knowledge of Mencken was vague, he...

Applying the sociological imagination of homosexuality

Applying the Sociological Imagination of Homosexuality Introduction C. W. Mills wrote in 1959 a book called “The Sociological Imagination” on which he intended to show the connections between the individuals and the larger forces of history (Conley, 2013). To Wright Mills, a person who possesses sociological imagination is capable of understanding the larger historical scene in terms of what it means to be that person. “The inner life and the external career of a variety of individuals” (Mills, 1959). By assessing the other’s life, the person willing to investigate on the other’s life, will be able to take into account how individuals live their experiences. To the creator...

unit4

Name: Instructor’s name: Course: 28 November 2015 Unit 4 Political cartoons are comical pictures used to put a specific political message across. Most of them are meant to mock a certain element of a politician or the political system. The cartoons are a fast and funny way to summarize a political message in a limited space. These cartoons are subject to varied interpretations and reactions from different people depending on their political inclination. The paper discusses the three sources provided in the assignment and how they relate to the role of the government in the society. Source I is a series of pictures of the North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un poking someone in three different...

Carbon footprint and banking

Carbon footprint and banking Environmental conservation is a very important aspect to which most nations in the current past have seen the urgency of creating reliable strategies that will ensure that the environment is conserved. This process of conserving the environment is a result of particular reasons; this may be the adverse effects that resulted due to an improper conservation of the environment, the need to have a clean air free from toxins is another reason the environment would be conserved. In this essay, the most key environmental conservation measure is the reduction and control of carbon emission into the atmosphere. Carbon (IV) Oxide is the majorly emitted industrial gas, the...