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  • Summary Of Jane Mayer's Dark Money

    who try to buy their way through political campaigns and government representatives. Although David Koch ran for president on a libertarian ticket, his loss led him to begin to try and buy influence with the people in office. She digs into the family’s political affairs throughout the span of their generations, since the formation of the family’s oil refinery by the family patriarch, Fred Chase Koch. However, the Koch estate progressed vastly through their business relations with wildly known dictators such as Adolf Hitler leader of the Natzi regieme and Joseph Stalin leader of the Soviet Union at the time. The Koch family, as well as the Republican party, dominated the state…

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  • Neighbors May Finally Get Their Way Case Study

    “With Plan for Greenpoint Hospital, Neighbors May Finally Get Their Way” The Greenpoint Hospital was a major landmark of northern Brooklyn while it operated from 1914 to 1982. The hospital served residents living in a community built around industry and considered a rawer area of the city. As the hospital aged, its facilities declined and the level of care which could be provided for patients degraded to the point that the hospital was closed as the Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center…

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  • Miasma Theory: The Theory Of Bad Air Caused By The Environment

    The underlying focus of Miasma theory relied on the theory of bad air caused by the environment. The new environments of the tropics being explored by the western world and the new environment of cities created by the industrialization in the nineteenth century, provided new types of bad air, and thus best explained the emergence of diseases as epidemics. Malaria became a major problem in the tropics, and Cholera became a major problem in the cities. The mechanism of spreading for cholera and…

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  • The Crucial Role Of Non-Jewish Women In World War II

    A select few women out of the population, however, came into power and took up positions in concentration camps whether it be because of a marriage to a S.S. officer, or just because they earned the position themselves. Ilse Koch is now one of the most well known S.S. concentration camp overseers. She married Karl Otto Koch, and the two were transferred to Buchenwald, where she took her position as camp overseer. What distinguished her from the rest of the women working in the camps was her…

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  • Argumentative Essay On Anthrax

    cattle, sheep, camels and oxen” (CDC, 2016). In addition to this, many scholars believe that anthrax was described by Homer in The Iliad and some even suggest that anthrax contributed to the fall of Rome (CDC, 2016). Fast-forward many years, and the first clinical description of anthrax was given by Maret in 1769 (CDC, 2016). This was a leap in the identification of anthrax, as previously it has only been written about in historical accounts rather than a clinical medical setting. The first…

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  • Sadistic Women

    Some may think Herta was terrible but Irma Grese was at still considered at least two times worse. She rode her bike while thousands were on their knees in scorching heat with a delighted smile on her face. If that is not bad enough she had any pregnancies she would have aborted by a former Hungarian Jew that was a doctor. She may have aborted babies and took delight in watching prisoners misery but Ilse Koch was at least the worst of the worst. Ilse had a bad hobby of finding some prisoners…

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  • Manufacturer Case Study

    Manufacturers face different issues that affect their productions and supply. Manufacturers face issues such as global market forces, risks, development chain, supply chain and strategies. How are manufacturers able to go through all these issues and still keep up their place? The first issue is global market forces. One of the main global forces that manufacturers have to consider is sustainability and the environment. Many people are now environmental conscience by living sustainable lives.…

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  • Data Envelopment Analysis: The Stochastic Frontier Analysis Of Kenya

    Several econometric techniques have been devoted towards the analysis of technical efficiency, with the common techniques being the Stochastic Frontier Analysis (SFA) approach and Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA). Of focus in this paper is the Data Envelopment Analysis and its preference over SFA discussed in Section 3.0 under the conceptual framework. The organisation of this paper is as follows. Section 1.2 gives the overview of Kenya’s manufacturing industry. In section 1.3 the research…

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  • Caterpillar: Remanufacturing A Win-Win Situation

    and “like-new” products, 3. Remanufacturing trains industrial skills Through remanufacturing, industrial skills can be developed both individually and for the company as a whole. Labor force learns new skills, becoming aware of the remanufacturing process. This leads to a better understanding of the new products manufacturing process too. People are exposed to product and its manufacturing knowhow through the remanufacturing process. These skills also developed at the level of the whole…

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  • Snapchat: Progress In Technology

    information like pictures, videos and text messages. Social media has changed the world we live from the point of living as our daily activities, our lives. It has taken over the way digital industries as well as businesses work over the internet and the ways that we function and the ways the businesses function has also mostly transformed the way social media platforms accomplish. If you are a person who is active and aware of the different social media platforms, then you should be aware of…

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