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  • My View Of Characters In Plato's Allegory Of The Cave

    only seen what their captors let them. These captors, or “people with gear,” cast shadows on the walls, which the prisoners interpret as reality. Later, they set one of the prisoners free. After leaving, he discovers that the world is not as he expected. When the prisoner returns to the cave, he tells the others of the world above. I had a similar experience when a transgender woman married into my homophobic family. My view of the world changed entirely and I was a different person from then on. Like the characters in Plato’s allegory, I was once a prisoner in a cave. As children, my mother sheltered my siblings and I as much as she could. We spent nearly all of our time at home and we weren’t allowed to go anywhere that could influence us negatively. At the time, my life seemed normal and I was happy to live in ignorance. I accepted everything my mother said as fact and never gave it a second thought. It was frightening to think of what would happen if I were to…

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  • Resident Aliens Book Review

    After reading Stanley Hauerwas and William H. Willimon’s Resident Aliens: Life in the Christian Colony I was challenged with many new ideas that I can bring to my church. However I do believe that the book only got the modern church half way to where they need to be, but that’s okay because as the authors state they hope their book has “struck a chord of challenge to leave behind past forms of unfaithfulness and live adventurously”. They didn’t write this book to solve all the churches problems…

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  • Questions On Filters

    the radio transmitters, these blenders are utilized to adjust a bearer recurrence. Dynamic blenders can build the item flag quality and they enhance the seclusion between the ports. Inactive blenders can utilize the diode furthermore the fancied yield has the lower force than the info signal. Side bands: The Radio transmission includes that in making up a data about sound frequencies on the electromagnetic waves are called as transporter the wave and the procedure of keeping the electrical…

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  • Polarization In Antenna

    Based on the requirement one can select the either of the polarization techniques. Here we will explain a bit of all of them with their uses. Linear Polarization In linear polarization the antenna can get the signal in any one of the dimension. The other dimensions of the signal will be nullified. This type is generally used in the antennas where we are dealing with the transmission and reception of horizontal and vertical antennas. In this, for example we want to receive horizontal signal,…

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  • How Does Radio Affect Society

    the invention of radio has caused the most impact for society as it provided society with easier communication and later on entertainment alongside with access to information. Guliemlo Maroni the Italian man who is credited as the inventor of radio. Marconi read a biography from Heinrich Hertz, a German physicist who proved the theory of electromagnetic waves to which Marconi used his experiment by sending transmissions from one side of the room to the other. Marconi took his idea to the Italian…

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  • Media Censorship

    its prohibition of cross-media ownership between FM radio stations and television stations within the same market. The FCC under the Nixon Administration prohibited newspaper cross ownership of radio or television stations (Yanich, 2014). When the Commission adopted the rule, it grandfathered newspaper/broadcast combinations in many markets, forcing dispossession only in highly concentrated markets. As a result, approximately seventy grandfathered newspaper/broadcast combinations continue to…

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  • Invention Of The Telegraph Essay

    Invention of the Telegraph The telegraph is one of the inventions that started long distance communication. To begin with, Samuel Morse came up with the marvelous idea of this invention. However, he did have a competitor by the name of Charles Wheatstone. The original telegraph was developed in the 1830s. It was tested and updated through a number of years from when it was invented. It’s actually quite impressive how this whole system was developed. According to ‘Morse Code and the…

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  • Media And The Media On Immigration

    salience and how it impacts the general public on immigration as a whole. I did appreciate the article speaking of the reasons why the media uses only certain data or stories to release. The media has studied Americans and knows what will encourage them to watch the news or read their articles. The news media is the gatekeeper to what the public hears and to what is classified to the public as important, true, the causes of immigration and its solutions. However, there is something the…

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  • Essay On Advantages And Disadvantages Of OFDM

    2 OFDM SYSTEM:- OFDM system is divided into three parts 1. multi carrier modulation 2. frequency division multiplexing 3. Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing. 1.Frequency division multiplexing:- Frequency Division Multiplexing is a form of signal multiplexing which involves assigning non – overlapping frequency ranges or channels to different signals or to each user of a medium. A gap is left between each of these channels to ensure that the signal of one channel does not overlap with…

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  • Social Media Effects On Today's Society

    Humans volunteered to be exposed to the effects of radiofrequency electromagnetic waves (RF-EMW) and showed results of increased blood pressure due to the exposure. They were exposed to RF_EMW at 900 MHz (one million cycle per second) for thirty-five minutes. Blood pressure did increase by 5-10mmHg and experienced a huge decrease in capillary perfusion because of vasoconstriction or constriction of blood vessels. In a follow up experienced one to the same group of people to prove their findings…

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