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  • Establishing Personal Territories

    Establishing Personal Territories In A Public Setting The understanding of social norms is one of the major formulations people use to keep society running in a respectful, safe, and proper way. In public settings people establish, maintain, and change their personal territories formulated by social norms and other verbal and nonverbal notifications sent by others. The term “public,” specifically means areas where individuals have freedom of access, but not necessary of action (Guerrero, DeVito & Hecht 1999). In this paper, I will describe my observations of how various people established their personal territories in three different places: the library, the elevator, and the café. People are able to take over a piece of the public territory…

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  • Slavery In The Territories

    Slavery in the Territories The formal withdrawal of a state form the union. The southern secession was important because it intensified the resistance between the north and the south. The right to vote for or against slavery. This was important because it became a compromise between the north and the south. Protest, Resistance, and Violence System of escape routes to hide fugitive slaves in the efforts to help them escape to the north. One of the most important figures involved was Harriet…

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  • The Importance Of Social Norms In Public Places

    personal territories formulated by social norms and other verbal and nonverbal notifications sent by others. The term “public,” specifically means areas where individuals have freedom of access, but not necessarily of action (Guerrero, DeVito & Hecht, 1999). In this paper, I will describe my observations of how various people established their personal territories in five different places: the library, the elevator, the café, the concert, and the children’s playing room. People are able to take…

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  • Kabyle Sociology

    we need to look at the sociology of immigration. The Sayad (1977) showed that the first two generations of Kabyle immigrants in France were strongly connected with their country of origin. The relation with the territory of Algeria, Kabylia and more specifically with the village of origin was mainly characterized by the hope and the project of the grand return (Sayad, 1977). This visceral link with the territory is particularly illustrated by the funeral rite of repatriating deceased bodies to…

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  • Essay On Buffleheads

    of the head tipped forward guarding his nesting territory. Sometimes done so by showing an aggressive wing flapping behavior. Head postures such as arching back and wing flapping is considered to impose a submissive body language by the male from losing a territorial battle. A mate guarding study was conducted by the Public Research University located in Quebec Canada finding that mate guarding was a benefit to the nesting female by which territorial aggression protected her and her nest.…

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  • Frontier Of Possession Analysis

    The accountant of the conquest, and the making of what is today Latin America is a debatable subject in the field of humanities, especially in the field history. The most widespread approaches of this history are that of violence, war, oppression, possession of territories, and foundation of new colonies. In Frontier of Possessions, Tamar Herzog, a historian, professor of Latin American presents an account of the conquest from a different perspective, one that proposes that the acquisition of…

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  • True Alpha Essay Examples

    Badass U Articles Summary True Alpha? True Alpha The word “alpha” has become very popular in the last decade or so when describing human social dynamics. But the definition of the term isn’t so clear. Most define it as being the leader of men (or women). Or, as some insecure douchebag who is excessively aggressive. And with the first definition, interestingly, people will look at wolves and gorillas to give examples of alphas in the wild. But there really are no alpha males there. Scientists…

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  • Birth Territory Theory Analysis

    Several concepts from the Birth Territory theory can be applied to the critical situation that occurred in August 2013. ‘Terrain’ is referred to several times in the incident. During induction the woman was placed in a birthing suite for early and active labor. A hospital-birthing suite closely resembles a ‘surveillance room’. Birthing suite rooms are designed to closely monitor the mother and her babies throughout the course of the labor via maternal and fetal heart rate monitoring,…

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  • Bastard Territory Play Analysis

    Containing earthquakes, massacres, hippies, politicians, ABBA, artists and a gay bar, ‘Bastard Territory’ by Stephan Carleton, covered a lot of topics, but simply put, it was a story about a boy and his parents. Presented by the Queensland Theatre Company and separated into three acts; each covering a different year, 1967, 1975 then 2001, ‘Bastard Territory’ covered the life of married couple Lois and Neville and later on their son Russell, while narrated by an adult Russell acting as a…

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  • Latouche's The Territory Of De-Growth

    In the past 300 years the world has seen a globalized market and unprecedented growth. While quality of life has skyrocketed across the world, new challenges have arisen. Serge LaTouche, a French economist, states that geometric economic growth cannot be sustained forever in his chapter “The Territory of De-Growth” from his book Farewell to Growth, calling for controlled economic growth to ensure a successful future. In the chapter “The Territory of De-Growth”, Latouche distinguishes the…

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