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  • Analysis Of Economic Status And Raving By Christina Robinson

    subculture is, how did EDM or techo music become the music of choice for these ravers over other popular music of the time? To answer this question I used sources like Robinson 's text as well as certain articles online to give me a better view of the subculture and it 's appeal to people. I needed to look into the origins of raving as a culture and see how the music at these raves became the techno music we here today. I consul Robinson 's text as well as certain articles online to investigate this question and find my…

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  • Music In The Digital Era

    Music in the Digital Era Music is an art that has existed for thousands of years, and over that vast amount of time, music has evolved. From the Medieval period to the classical, and from the modern to the present era, music has slowly become more and more affiliated with technological industry, including computers and even some smart phones. In today’s style of music, most often the elements and instruments being used are actually not instruments at all, but digital sounds created by a…

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  • Rave Culture And Social Culture

    The representation of Rave and Drug culture from the 1980’s and why it has always been associated together and how this sparks Moral Panics In this essay I will investigate how rave culture caused such a moral panic and why it was (and still is) thought to be so closely linked with drug use, especially the intake of Ecstasy. Techno music (House) and MDMA would both have survived without each other, but their marriage was mutually beneficial; together they gave birth to rave culture. Rave culture…

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  • Short Essay On Rave Culture

    commercialized, these festivals did have a few run ins with the law, following their “Acid House Party” descendants. In 2010 the festival received criticism because of minors attending the festival and engaging in illegal activities. The death of a fifteen year old girl occurred due to an overdose of the popular party drug MDMA. The girl was presumed to have taken the drug at the event. This caused the event prohibited for anyone under the age of eighteen. At the heart of the Rave culture is…

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  • Goodwe Fitness Case Study

    1. As the Fitness Class Coordinator at GoodLife Fitness, I have been informed that there has been some recent male interest in the dance classes that are held in the facilities co-ed sections. In order to attract men into the GoodLife’s co-ed dance programs, I will be initiating two marketing campaigns in hopes of attracting more men into classes. The objective of both marketing campaigns will not be to make profit, but instead to solve the issue (Crompton,2002) of men not feeling our dance…

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  • Techno Subculture Research

    1. Where does the term „Techno“ for this music genre come from? The term „Techno“ goes back to the 1970s when Alvin Toffler published a book with the title „Future Shock“ by speaking about „Techno-rebells“ who use the most modern technology to fight the system subversively which created those technologies. Since the early 80s, the term was used in several interviews and in 1984 Cybotron from Detroit published in an „Electro“-sampler a single with the title „Techno-City“. Afterwards It took part…

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  • Bellarine Techno PVT LTD Case Study

    A company named Bellarine techno PVT LTD is located in Geelong, started an innovative project to develop an electronic card type of a device, which stores data from multiple credit and debit cards into a compact single Visa-measured electronic watch-type wearable gadget with the goal that it can allow the client to convey the data of every last one of cards into a solitary compact gadget. As this is a new innovative idea, the company wants to outsource this device to small manufacturing…

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  • Analysis Of Amanda Hiner's Article: Critical Thinking And The Techno Brain

    Hiner’s article also discusses the notion that we are developing “techno brain” and that use of our technology is rewiring our brains and affecting our ability to critically think. Technology has advanced so much over these last couple of years and has caused humans to depend on technology for literally almost everything. Throughout the media fast quite a few positive aspects came about from it which would include more sleep, less stress, more free time, and the ability to work on social skills.…

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  • The Politics Of Transhumanism And The Techno-Millennial Imagination By James Hughes Analysis

    From “The Politics of Transhumanism and the Techno-Millennial Imagination, 1626-2030” and “The Human Condition Hurts: We’d Be Fools Not to Better It” by James Hughes, the readers are able to gain an educational and factual perspective on a very theoretical topic. The difference in the implementation of the “hook”, the jargon used, and the context in time the supporting research is based on allows for each reader to gain the knowledge required to look at human bio-technology in a more accepting…

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  • Sympathy In Video Games

    With the growing popularity of social media and its increasing involvement with matters both domestic and worldwide, individuals have begun to gravitate toward being “techno-optimists” or “techno-pessimists”, with many left somewhere in between. We are surrounded by TV programs telling us how to look, videogames telling us what races are “good” or “bad”, and the whitewashing of nerd culture it’s not difficult to see why some are pessimistic about social media, especially with its role in…

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