Human and Physical Geography Thematic Essay

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    law to limit the profit transfer of firm investment, before they pay the tax how much they owed. Guy Scott, Vice-President of Zambia said his country lost around $2 billion each because the foreign firms were tax avoidance (ibid), moreover this situation is happening in many country where the investment from MNC have. However, the condition will not gradual fall because that is not an illegal in some developing countries, in addition developing countries need the fund injection from other countries’ companies’ inevitable (Theigc). In fact, MNC created many jobs for poor people, but on the same it made many unemployment on some developing countries, because some company which only need people who are college trained, some company are for physical work. In developing countries there is difficult to find the people who have higher education, and employees always be exploited, overtime and arrears of wages, unfortunately there are number of worker so the workforce are overfull that made many unemployment in poor society. Conventional industries is a victim by the international company, there are much tradition already be displayed to other more profitable industries. Corruption usually happened in many country especially in developing world, for example the problem of corruption is bribes, it is a common problem in every government, when the FDI or MNC want to operation More convenient which try to bribe the government officials, if the officials who have emergent problems or…

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    Reflection Helping Them or Hurting them During the past years, there has been a lot of material and perspectives regarding the role of aid from developed nations to developing nations. How the undeveloped nations need to look up to the developed ones and follow their lead, do exactly as they did. The common factor about this week’s readings is that every country needs to walk their own path towards development. Here, I would like to emphasize their own path. For instance, how each…

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    struggles with an outbreak of yellow fever. Many physical and cultural aspects of Africa’s geography make it prone to these types of outbreaks. Angola has had 277 people die from yellow fever since this past December (Kupferschmidt). And the government of Angola has had a hard time stemming new infections for several reasons. The main reason is because of a shortage of the yellow…

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    When was the last time you bought an article of clothing? When was the last time you wore it? The industry of fashion has a more sinister story behind it than most people may realise, but the mistreatment and abuse of fashion industry workers cannot be heard. Asking the question of how our clothes are made and who makes it is simple enough, but would we as a society ever have thought that the people that make them for us live in extremely poor conditions? Children and Developing Countries are…

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    Foreign Aid Essay

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    Foreign aid is the international transfer of capital, goods, or services from a country or international organization for the benefit of the recipient country or its population. Aid can be economic, military, or emergency humanitarian (Williams 2015). Aid has long been recognized as crucial to help poor developing nations grow out of poverty. Peace and war has the significant effect of distribution of foreign aid in the developing countries. The distribution of foreign aids is effected in…

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    Massey says that she was angry because she believes that space is actually what matters for geography; however, philosophers and social scientists made the space into a residual dimension. The over-focusing of time instead of space is the factor that Massey is angry about; she believes that space has dynamic and three-dimensional. Space changes the way of human beings’ lives. People cannot just simply consider space and flat and describe it without its context. 2. Massey says that space is “the…

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    Country image is one of many extrinsic signals (e.g., brand reputation, price, etc.) that may contribute to an overall image of a product (Eroglu and Machleit, 1989). The country image is created by such variables as representative products, political and cultural environments, socio-economic development (Wang and Lamb, 1983), history, economic and political background, national characteristics, and traditions (Nagashima, 1970). Most past research has either illustrated or assumed image of…

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    All the nations of the world have different resources or skill sets to offer to the world. It is a macrocosm of how people interact and work with one another, offering what they can and asking for what they need to create something for the betterment of themselves, their office, or their company. It is a macrocosm in a sense that the different nations try to work as one unit to make life better in general. Like everything else in this world, not all nations are perfect. There are going to be…

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    Food Aid Impact

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    Food Aid Impact on Developing Countries Food aid has created a way for underdeveloped nations to receive the emergency aid their countries need. Nations like Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea (DPRK) can misappropriate national funds on military projects instead of developing their agricultural industry (Feffer). On the other hand, countries like Ethiopia are dependent on foreign relief and are claiming a dependency syndrome (Siyoum, Hilhorst, Uffelen). Food aid does create a…

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    Geography as a physical science, revolves around topography or the layout or characteristics of the land, the natural resources, animals and people. Geography is mainly about location, human and environment interaction, cultural movements and attributions. On the other hand, film is the conglomeration of ideas and images that feature the combination of the physical and human aspects of the world. Further, if given deeper comprehension, film and geography share evident differences and…

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