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    generation and attribution of meaning (Griffin & Patton, 1986). Going on to state that cooperation is defined a process not a thing; a process that promotes change among humans (Griffin & Patton, 1986). There are levels of human communication; such as intrapersonal, one-way, and interpersonal communication by these forms we acclimate ourselves to our environment and acclimate our environment to suit us (Griffin & Patton, 1986). According to Griffin and Patton (2002), we negotiate with others to reduce their attempts to restrict us and to diminish their efforts to keep us dependent on them. Argyle stated, “Cooperation is acting together, in a coordinated way at work, leisure, or social relationship, in the pursuit of shared goals, the enjoyment of the joint activity, or simply furthering the relationship” (p. 3). Tyler in some form agreed with this by defining cooperation by how actively involve oneself in a group that will equally help the group be effective and successful (2011). Barrett, Dunbar, and Lycett (2002) stated, that based off the high probability that you are likely to meet the same individuals time and time again, then cooperation can take place (2002). Barrett et al. founded that cooperation is a way to increase personal gain if and only if the other individual do their part that you both agreed upon (2002). Which then brought about the Prisoner’s Dilemma otherwise known as tit-for-tat (Barrett et al., 2002). Prisoner’s Dilemma was discovered by Robert Axelrod…

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    Nostalgia Nostalgia has been seen as an emotion sparked by music. Constructs that contribute to nostalgic experiences can be divided into both context- level and person- level. Context level constructs signify aspects of a person’s relationship and attributes of a persons experience while listening to a particular song. This may include how well-known the piece is or to what level the song is linked with personal reminiscence. On the other hand, person- level constructs suggest the…

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    Being wrongfully convicted of a crime is a reoccurring issue and the Innocence Project states that in the United States "since 1989, there have been tens of thousands of cases where prime suspects were identified and pursued until DNA testing proved that they were wrongly accused" (Innocence Project). Wrongly convicted individuals serve an average number of 14 years in prison before they are exonerated and 29% of the cases involved false confessions (Innocence Project). Included in those tens…

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    the convenience of stereotyping to achieve an understanding of any one human being. This leads to a huge problem in human interaction because beliefs of one person are based solely on the way that person looks versus who that person truly is. In Speech Sounds Rye used great caution based on appearance, much like modern day American citizens do. Ironically, current citizens use he exact same observation and caution with those dressed in uniform. With police brutality at an all time high (or more…

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    The National Football League has had its number of lockouts, the most recent and historically longest being in 2011. It lasted 132 days until an agreement was made between the players and owners. There are many aspects involved in reaching their agreement, however at the end of the day it comes down to money, $9 billion dollars annually to be exact. Back in 2006 the current agreement was set to expire but was extended by both the players and owners. In 2008 owners chose to opt out of the…

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    During the Golden Age of Hollywood, studios controlled not only the resources of production but also how the films were released. The most prominent of these studios, known as “The Big Five,” consisted of Paramount Pictures, RKO, Warner Brothers, Fox, and Loew’s Incorporated. Again, during that time, they controlled the development, production, and distribution of films which lead to the studio system. The Paramount decision, stemming from the United States Supreme Court Hollywood Antitrust Case…

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    After the death of his father, King George V, King Edward the VIII rules for less than a year, from January to December 1936 before abdicating his throne for his forbidden lover. On December 11, 1936, the King gives a radio broadcast, announcing his decision to abdicate his throne in order to avoid leading England into a constitutional crisis and leaves his brother the soon-to-be King George VI in his place. King Edward wishes to marry a two time divorcee, Wallis Simpson, and in doing so will…

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    Statement of Intent My first piece is a creative writing that shows a character being present in a slum similar to, from the characters present in the poem ‘The Blessing.’ Through this I have shown his struggles. My second piece of writing is a film review on Tom Hooper’s ‘The king’s speech’. It shares my thoughts about the film. Creative writing The drops from a leaking container fall on my face and awaken me. I wake up laying on the ground and I’m unable to recognise my surroundings. In my…

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    Heritage Film Analysis

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    lead roles include Prince Albert/future King George VI and Lionel Logue, the speech therapist who aided King George VI in overcoming his stammer. Prince Albert/King George VI is played by Colin Firth, who is well known for lead roles in popular British and American films, including the Bridget Joes Diary series, Pride and Prejudice, and the voice of Fred in the animated film, A Christmas Carol. Likewise, Lionel Logue is played by actor Geoffrey Rush, who played lead roles in the popular Pirates…

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    Queen Elizabeth II was born on April 21, 1926 in London, United Kingdom. She was born to George VI, which later died in 1952. Elizabeth then immediately ascended the throne in 1952, which starts her reign of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. She married the Duke of Edinburgh in 1947, and had Prince Charles, heir to the throne, in 1948. She is known for her longest serving monarchy in the history of Great Britain and for her service in World War II. Elizabeth has been the…

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