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    In the readings Bracing for gentrification in the South Bronx by and “The SoHo Effect” by Roman Mars. They both talk about gentrification and how it affects permanent residents. Gentrification is used to describe the arrival of wealthier people to an urban district, which relates to increase in rents and property values, and changes in the district character and culture. Gentrification is often used negatively because it has often led to displacement of the poor and establishment of the rich. However, gentrification leads to new investment, for example, construction of buildings, new services such as grocery stores, improved educational programs and it increases the economy of the area. Unfortunately, this only benefit the newcomers, but not the permanent residents who are marginalized by this new investment. Gentrification can be tracked to 1962. The Podcast of “The SoHo Effect “by Roman Mars, it explains that in the South Houston Industrial Area, where lots of empty buildings were threatened to be demolished, but were not, because a man named Rapkin petitioned to preserve these buildings and to renovate them for industrial use. However, artist moved to this area and made this area seem like an art district, so wealthy newcomers moved to this area…

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    Essay On John Snow's Map

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    which caused rows of black rectangular lines on some streets like Broad Street. The water pumps were depicted by a black dot and inscription that said “Pump.” The centrality of the map was where most of the deaths were located. This portrayed one of the most significant parts of the map. The places of the deaths and water pumps described the close proximity people lived in regards to the water pumps. The cartographer ended the map where there was no more deaths from Cholera to record. The 578…

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    Soho P. 6

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    1. Discussion 6.1 Interpretation The ways in which SOHO P.6. could be interpreted include, but are not limited to, narratives involving the development of contraception, women’s sexual health, and the traditionally patriarchal nature of the medical profession. Beyond medically-based interpretation, SOHO P.6. represents a particular kind of collecting practice, and could be used to highlight both the development and decline of pathology collections in the UK. This includes the possibility of…

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    Name: Julio Garcia Class: INTA 1110 GTID: 903178053 “Trump triumphs” is the main title in the New York Times article on 11/9/2016. Previous articles from the New York Times and many other influencing newspapers such as The Washington Post, were criticizing Donald Trump and erroneously predicting his defeat in this year election while supporting Hilary Clinton. Their arguments were mainly that Donald Trump was not fit to be president due to his controversial persona and presented strong…

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    Paul. “Why did people vote for Donald Trump? Voters explain.” The Guardian, 2016. Doesn’t want the government to be keeping secrets from him. “Trump is a slimy scumbag, who wears it like a badge of honour. But Trump is exactly what you get, Hillary is a phantom and you can’t know what’s real about her. Fainting in New York saying it was heat when it was a mild day, then saying it was pneumonia finally. Lying straight-faced about her emails.” I don’t understand Paul’s logic. He literally said…

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    Urban london in the 1800's was a place to experiment because london was known for place with somber individuals. Like Jekyll and Hyde in the book “ Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” by Robert Stevenson. Strange Case was written with the time of the Victorian Period in the 1800’s. Jekyll resided in the Soho district of London, and Hyde transformation happened in Regents Park. The city of London in this story is described as a foggy, dark place with very little light. Stevenson’s…

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    New City Research Paper

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    There is so much to see and do, that I couldn't help but feel overwhelmed with my to-do list in New York. I was told that there is only one way to experience New York, and that is on foot. A big part of what makes New York so great is its atmosphere, and you can soak it up for free from just walking the city streets. Of course I took the metro to places too far to walk, but on Saturday, I decided to conquer Soho on foot. The city's neighborhoods, from the Upper East Side to Chinatown to…

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    Starz Valley Case Study

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    FACULTY OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATHEMATICS (FOSTEM) BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying GROUP ASSIGNMENT 2 NAME(ID): 1. BEH CI SHENG (i14006710) 2. PRANAV ROY BOOLAKY (i1400 3. HOOMESHWAR HEMRAGE (i14006183) 4. LEE JIA MIN (i14006779) 5. SHANICE TOH SIAO JUIN (i14007056) SUBJECT: CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY 1 LECTURER: CHAN SIEW CHONG CONTENT INTRODUCTION 2.BACKGROUND OF PROJECT The building that we have chosen for our case study is the SOHO…

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    John Snow Faulty Theory

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    72). John Snow studied the deaths in the Soho area using William Farr’s Weekly Returns of Births and Deaths and persisted in his studying and theorizing to convince people the air was not at fault (Johnson, 2006). John Snow contributed the brains and medical knowledge that were necessary in ending this cholera outbreak. John Snow was certainly at odds with Edwin Chadwick, as he was a firm miasmatist. If Edwin Chadwick would have believed earlier in the waterborne theory, measures could have been…

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    For, as Lucie sits in her parlor in Soho, she imagines the echoes are of “people coming by-and-by into [their] lives” (104), revealing the continual coming and going of people throughout the years. Nevertheless, in England, the footsteps are often those of her husband, Charles Darnay, or of Sydney Carton, strolling through their neighborhood, allowing the echoes to be “none but friendly and soothing sounds” (208). Thus, the footsteps in England possess a more personal quality, as they are often…

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