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  • Guatemalan Civil War Research Paper

    In the situation of guatemala one of the most important factors to focus on was what each dictator wanted to gain and why, while also analyzing their purpose due to the current situation. After the assassination of Carlos Castillo Armas Guatemalan politics then dissolved into a series of coups and battles for power that were fought between guerrilla forces, each with their own ideology of how the country should be controlled, which started the countries thirty six year war. In the case of guatemala many civilians had this idea of “things had to get worse before they were to get better” and nationalistic ideas of the country began to spread around due to the constant conflict of parties. An example of “worse” before “better” was the foundation of what guerilla groups believed, or their reasons to push back against the guatemalan government to take power. This was due to two former military officers who worked with the Guatemalan Workers Party or PGT, they had the…

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  • The Chicano Social Identity

    “La raza! / Méjicano! / Español! / Latino! / Chicano! / Or whatever I call myself / I look the same / I feel the same / I cry / And / Sing the same. / I am the masses of my people and / I refuse to be absorbed. / I am Joaquín” (Gonzales, 1969). These powerful words were taken from Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales’s, poem “I am Joaquin”, which revolutionized the definition of “Chicano” in the late 1900’s. Although many are challenging the traditional definition of Chicano social identity as it was seen…

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  • Servant Of Two Masters Analysis

    The latter is a critical response of The University of Colorado Boulder Department of Theatre and Dance’s rendition of Carlo Goldoni’s mid-18th century comedy; Servant of Two Masters. Directed by Tamara Meneghini, and featured in the ever-personal Loft Theatre, this hilarious tale of love and mishappenings had me encaptured for entirety of its two and a half hour run time. Needless to say, I found this showing to be of great standing, and was successful on nearly every single level in making…

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  • Nissan Swot Analysis

    engine for the first genuine pleasure boat. Since then, Nissan have been engaged in various marine business including pleasure boat production and sales . In 1999, they signed a agreement with Renault for a global alliance (Nissan Motor Corporation, 2014). 1.2 About Nissan Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., is a largest automobile industry in the world. They are especially known for their truly innovative technology and service they offer to their customer. After establishing in Japan, currently they are…

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  • American Sniper Response

    How far would you go to protect your fellow Americans? How much would you be willing to sacrifice for your country? Most of us would say, we would sacrifice everything for this country, while some of us wouldn’t sacrifice anything for it. However, this is all just banter compared to what our military personnel do on a daily basis while they are overseas. They are constantly giving their lives away to protect our rights and freedoms. One man in particular has made waves in the news medias in the…

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  • Lawn And Order Case Study

    police or murder him but instead he did the exact opposite. Julian then grunted “ How do you know my mother? “ and Mr Adams explained in a strong stern voice that they have known each other since they were eight years old. Julian then finally answered the question and said “ Yes.” Mr. Adams then explained that the only reason that he is doing this is because he feels like he owes Nancy a lot in life because of what she has done for him. He also told him that he would take him off the hook…

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  • Ghosn Leadership Essay

    results were not achieved by year 2000. Another way he walked the walk was by being visible and motivating employees. He went to the factories to talk with the employees, as well as, included them to a form or shared diagnoses. Additionally, he intrinsically and extrinsically rewarded the individuals with collaboration, autonomy, teamwork, and bonuses. Next, he built a team that was focused on performance, and he gave the current employee the opportunity to change, but if it was not realized or…

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  • Magical Realism In The Old Gringo By Carlos Fuentes

    Carlos Fuentes, a Mexican novelist, has earned worldwide recognition for his influential works that pertain to magical realism. He is particularly held in high esteem in Latin American nations for his literary accomplishments that were attained through his novels of Terra Nostra, The Death of Artemio Cruz, and The Old Gringo. Carlos Fuentes’ novel, The Old Gringo, was the first novel written by an author of Mexican descent to emerge on the New York Times Bestseller List. The novel portrays the…

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  • What Was The Elimination Of Revolitionary Left Movement?

    away from his reach. The DINA had a branch within known as the Brigada Exterior, which was described as ‘DINA operatives who conduction traditional intelligence opperations in foreign countries’ (Kornbluh 187). The Brigada Exterior acted beyond the borders of Chile through international DINA agents like Michael Townley. Townley was an American citisen born in Waterloo, Iowa (Kornbluh 167) although his background being American Augusto Pinochet and his regime heavily influenced him as he spent…

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  • Themes In Ernest Hemingway's A Clean, Well-Lighted Place

    reprehensible because morality does not exist. Therefore, why bother passing judgement based on a few cruel words? This unconcerned tone appears to be a window into Hemingway’s apathetic view of the world, and certainly begs speculation that the theme of “A Clean, Well-Lighted Place” may perhaps have been the ‘theme’ of Hemingway’s life. The very fabric of the tone is inundated with this apathetic message, and it is a key component which robustly furthers the message of the story. The characters…

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