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    terms of a nominal definition, we look at class as a specific system used throughout society, which divides people based on their social or economic status. We will also be measuring this term using qualitative data. In order to better measure class, it is important that we focus on the empirical indicators associated with it, specifically, one’s economic net worth, as well as their cultural and political status within society. With these, we are able to form an operational definition, which…

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    The definition of honor can vary from person to person, but honor is defined by Webster’s Dictionary as good name or public esteem. Many people see honor as pride and being willing to fight for something, and that is definitely part of it. Honor has changed over time, and that isn’t necessarily good or bad. Honor has conveyed different meanings over time, from the 1800s to now, and is definitely different from culture to culture. Honor has demarcated itself from what it used to be, in big ways…

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    should be. Chiang uses real life examples in her essay to support her claim: incidents that occurred in post secondary institutions. Throughout the essay, the author uses various rhetorical patterns to support her argument, these main points include definition of contrasting terms and example of relevant occurrences; despite having a strongly supported essay the author fails to provide a strong solution to the situation.…

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    The Character of Work The simple definition of work as provided by Meriam-Webster is “a job or activity that you do regularly, especially in order to earn money” (Work, n.d.). While, this is a simple definition of work, I believe it is not the type of work that defines a person but their work character which defines them. To understand the importance of what one does to earn a living, and whether or not work defines them, one should explore these ideas through the works of Dorothy Sayers,…

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    My life has been full of difficulties and problems that I have had to deal with, and ultimately, overcome. When I was younger, I was diagnosed with High-functioning Autism and ADHD and it has impacted my life to this day. I also had severe anger issues growing up which made it hard for my siblings to have their friends over. Every day is a new challenge that I have to deal with. My Autism and ADHD has really defined my life as it changes how I react to my peers, bosses, and faculty. I tend to…

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    Success “See your goal, understand the obstacles, create a positive mental picture, clear your mind of self-doubt, embrace the challenge, stay on track, and show the world you can do it.” That was a guideline for success that was given to me while in high school by a parent of a close friend. There have been many times where I doubted myself and didn’t think I would succeed but I have. The last two years of my high school career, test I was attending cosmetology classes and when it was time to…

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    Should Sports Be Open Play

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    Is there a gold standard definition for a sport? Does a sport have to involve running, open play and big winnings? Yes, right? Well yes… It does have to involve an opponent and either a physical or mental challenge to win. All of the definitions don’t fit every sport so what is a sport? These are all the questions we ask, some we can answer, some not but here is my opinion, as well as many others; combined to make a true definition to what a sport is. I will write about the different sports that…

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    What is one thing in life that people can have as much of as they want, yet it will never harm them for having too much of it? The answer is success, but there are multiple challenges to gain it. According to Oxford English Dictionary, the definition of success is the “prosperous achievement of something attempted often with particular attainment of wealth or position” (“success”). Although many people define success similarly, the word has much more meaning, and it can only be achieved when…

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    Definition Of Success

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    The Merriam-Webster defines success as a favorable or desired outcome; the attainment of wealth, favor, or eminence. I agree mostly with this definition because I do want to prosper and obtain some notability in whatever I do. I have always taken pride in how I regularly try to do things on my own and have luckily found success in this. Although I was, at times, forced to be responsible, I know that financial independence and the ability to help myself are useful qualities to have in this world.…

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    Home doesn’t need to be an address, a neighborhood, or a couple of geographic coordinates, it can be a composition of those who you share your life with, your favorite place to be, or even your own state of mind. Home can embody more than a location or a place because it include what we go through during our life experiences. In The Book of The Dead, by Edwidge Danticat, Ka’s father, along with his wife and daughter, leaves his homeland. Although he managed to escape physically from the home of…

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