Drug and Alcohol Dependency. Alcohol and substance abuse is a prevalent problem among youth. Early exposure to substance and alcohol abuse in the home may lead to an earlier instance of drug and alcohol abuse. This is because of the higher degree of availability and potential lack of parental involvement. This research paper aims to highlight the various ways in which drug and alcohol abuse affect youth from within and outside the home. Effects of alcohol and substance abuse on high school youth Academic failure can be one effect of substance and alcohol abuse.
One study notes the lack of school commitment from youth experimenting with drugs and alcohol Kelly et al. Psalm 94 A Message of. This meaning would fit more with the call for vengeance in the first section of the Psalm. Verse 11 concludes this section addressing the evildoers. Like the previous section, it summarizes the passage with a declaration of the power of God and the weakness of man. At the end of the last verse, we learned that God is the source of knowledge for man.
At the end of this verse, we learn that the thoughts of man are vain, futile, or worthless, depending on the version that one chooses. The Psalmist is attempting to make the evildoers recognize a power greater than themselves. The Psalmist addresses the righteous about God. In verse 12, the audience switches to the righteous, the group to which the speaker belongs.
A comparison of…… [Read More]. Lessons of 9 Things You. And how can one predict what other people's reactions will be, anyway? However, there are some problems with this book, notwithstanding. The first is the title: Who is one loving -- is it God, one's partner, the world, and humanity -- or one's self? Of course, the more inclusive sense of love becomes apparent over the course of the book and the delineation of the nine 'things' or principles why not call them principles rather than the vague sounding term 'things' but a more descriptive title would be helpful.
Also, what is the meaning of success? Is success gaining material attributes and esteem, or is it more of a combination of a sense of moral purpose and satisfaction? Cloud's principles would suggest this is the case, but it is easy to see many of the principles being used…… [Read More].
Raisin in the Sun by. He needs this chance, Lena" Hansberry She believes in him enough to stand up for him, even though they do not share the same dream, which shows that she is a supportive and caring woman, and that Walter has chosen his wife wisely and well.
She also dreams of a home of their own, so Mama is fulfilling at least some of uth's dreams as well as her own with the purchase of the house. Finally, the theme of dreams fills this play and its characters lives. When Joseph Asagai, Bennie's boyfriend talks to her about her dreams he says, "Then isn't there something wrong in a house -- in a world -- where all dreams, good…… [Read More].
Management Styles in the Business. Partnership Management As the workplace and management techniques have developed over the decades, employees have enjoyed an increasingly powerful position in their companies. According to Eisler and Montuori , the changes in both business and its surrounding environment in terms of society, the economy and the environment have necessitated new paradigms of the employer-employee relationship.
It is no longer sufficient to mindlessly follow traditional methods such as marionette management. Instead, the workplace needs to be assessed in terms of which management styles will most efficiently drive the specific business. Partnership management is one of these new paradigms. In partnership management, it is acknowledged that employees are more than entities to perform specific functions for a specific time during the day.
In this management style, employees are recognized as an important part of business growth and success. As such, they are expected to provide input that would be valuable for the…… [Read More]. Close Scrutiny of Books Journal. An eligible employee shall be entitled to a total of seven days of leave because of the death of a parent, spouse, son, daughter, or person for whom the employee serves as designated representative If the deceased died in the line of duty as a member of the uniformed services.
Such leave is intended to permit the employee to prepare for or attend the burial ceremony of the deceased member of the uniformed services and may be paid or unpaid leave. Conversely, however, the United States Federal government presently has no laws in place to similarly or otherwise, in comparable and appropriate ways formally acknowledge and honor the passing of federal government personnel other than military personnel.
Armenian Culture One of the. His dissertation, the Sanjak of Alexandretta: A Study in Franco-Turo-Syrian elations, is the standard in its field. He was selected to the faculty at Harvard, as the first full-time professor of Armenian studies in America during the period From onward till the end of his active career, he spent at UCLA as professor of Armenian language and literature.
Many Armenian families from Jerusalem have immigrated to America and they chiefly live in southern California. Secure family links describe these families. These men possess good education, reached highest level of professionalism, are commendable citizens and have immense admiration for the Armenian Church.
Multiculturalism and the History of Poverty in the Valley. Accessed on 18 April…… [Read More]. Lisa Was a Sophomore and While in. Lisa was a sophomore and while in the Alternative school, as was the case in the regular high school, she had been a student who had been in trouble frequently for talking back to and swearing at teachers, skipping class, not doing homework, hanging out after school and violating many of the community rules that were established by the group including smoking on school grounds, lying, being late for classes, and doing drugs.
She hung out with what teachers called "the wrong crowd" after school: Lisa was white, but many of her friends were black, and the kids in this gang were vocally resistant to the inequalities that they saw in wealthy Scarsdale that were not in their poor community.
Some of her afterschool friends were dropping out, and others were fighting…… [Read More]. Titans Change leaders are defined as "individuals with innovative solutions to society's most pressing social problems," each for Change, As such, change leaders undertake roles that are greater than the job itself.
The role of the change leader is not only to achieve the goals of the team, but also to affect normative changes that can represent paradigm shifts. Depicted by Denzel Washington in the film emember the Titans, Coach Boone motivated his team to an undefeated season and the championship. He did so not only through effective coaching leadership, but also through the change leadership required for changes to broader social norms related to race and power. When he became coach, Boone found himself working in an environment that remained hostile to change.
The community was legally integrated, but completely…… [Read More]. Motivating a High School Wrestler. Motivation Theory on a High School Wrestler Motivational theories can be utilized to encourage individuals in different settings towards the realization of specific goals and outcomes.
An example of an individual who can be motivated through the use of these theories is a high school wrestler. These skills have been demonstrated through the better than average record that he has achieved in his first three seasons as a college wrestler on the school's wrestling team. In order to achieve his ultimate goal, ichie needs to be motivated at different points in his career.
The motivation can be achieved through the use of motivation theories, especially the Self-Determination Theory. Scenario ichie Smith is a…… [Read More].
Anlyzing the Journals and Questions. Journal for Lems Book Chapter 1 I would like to choose the "language-based learning theory," "English and new language: Second language acquisition has never been easy for any new learner of the second language and according to the language-based learning theory, there is a process including interrelated areas: The researcher affirmed that language is a skill and this phenomenon is tested in the classrooms where students need to learn English as a second language.
For that, they need to be motivated; however, there can be many types of motivational factors for those students to learn a second language like English, for example, if a student plans to go abroad in an English state and wants to work over there, he or…… [Read More].
Rights and Social Inclusion Homeless. Often children must withhold information from people who could help them as public awareness of their homelessness would likely end in separation from loved ones as for children a greater number of programs exist to help them independently than collectively with their parents.
Homeless youth are also a significant social issue and their numbers are hard to even estimate, though there are clear indications that the numbers are growing. Utero Development on the Health. The program includes five components namely 'Family Support', 'Maternal Interview', 'Records review', 'case review' and 'Community action'.
The growing body of research evidence has affirmed positive associations between the gestational environment and the development of various physical and mental disorders in the infant, adolescent and the adult population. The new knowledge that even gestational diet composition has the ability to alter the human epigenome resulting in the expression of undesirable genes and the onset of obesity, diabetes, cancer and other chronic health conditions, is convincing scientific evidence for pregnant women to be careful and cautious in their diet choices.
Results from the studies on maternal…… [Read More]. Performance of the Middle East. Based on the assessment of the sample features in terms of capital size and value of the property portfolio, an observation is made in the fact that a proportion is kept between the two. In other words, the property companies in Jordan, Egypt and Syria seem to be prudential and correlate their capital sizes with the values of their portfolios.
Portfolio diversification 10 10 60 13 7 x x Shortage of commercial properties 5 50 15 20 10 x x Availability and choice 10 60 10 10 10 x x Strong performance 70 20 5 3 2 x…… [Read More]. Human Resource Management Increasing Employee. The more in sync management and employees can become in this era, the greater the potential for organizational growth and profitability.
Combined Functionality and Varying Importance Though discussed separately above, all of these issues of human resource management are of course interrelated. Labor relations are hugely influenced by compensation and benefits packages as well as through safety and health standards, development…… [Read More]. Resiliency Despite Poverty This Work. Children in poverty are " Fewer of the marginalized children will develop to the full measure of their potential or acquire advanced intellectual competencies and academic skills that are clearly ahead of the norm for their age.
However, the effects of poverty on school attainment years of schooling completed , while statistically significant, are small. How to Succeed in the. Koskella, ; 1 hile leadership is unquestionably an inborn talent that can be honed and improved, it is nonetheless an individualized talent and therefore both rarified and special.
Such is to say that the dually important aspects of experience and ability are those which cannot be taught in an academic context.
Especially in the organizational sense, one must gather and sharpen these respective qualities, suggesting that leadership theory bears only a passing relationship to those instincts and principles which one must know or of which one must be capable in order to function successfully in an organizational leadership role.
Ultimately, this means that a leader with the proper merits to effectively steward an organization is one who will demonstrate the capacity for a formal application of proven leadership methods and who will simultaneously adapt to the demands which are specific to the organization in question. This mode of discussing leadership…… [Read More]. Financial Impact of Recruitment and. I need ed a lot of reassurance. Had I gone to a unit where they put me with a preceptor who really didn't care about educating I think I would have struggled big time Mentors provided advice on psychologically coping with the emotional demands of nursing, time management, accuracy, and striking a balance between work and professional life.
Mentoring programs are especially important for nurses given that "developing an ability to thrive in unpredictable health care environments is crucial to all nurses, but particularly to practice in acute care settings" Hodges , p. All healthcare settings draw upon a nurses' ability "to recover quickly or adjust to adversity is commonly known as resilience. The capacity for resilience allows one to reframe, adapt, balance, persist, and grow in the face of adversity and…… [Read More].
Self-Assessments Title of the Assessment. I need to acknowledge that I can only control how I react with an environment, but that I cannot control the environment itself, and I can try to ensure that my reactions are consistent across time and space. Finally, I need to make some changes to how I deal with stress in general, which may make me more resilient in my professional life.
I need to learn to laugh at myself, and I need to embrace a more optimistic outlook. Finally, because resiliency is linked to personal stress levels, I need to engage in healthy behaviors, such as eating right and exercising.
Title of the Assessment: The purpose of the assessing your creative personality assessment is to estimate the subject's creative potential. I have an average creative personality. With all of the…… [Read More]. Collective Community Action for Social. As Manz points out, "This judgment was of great moral importance to the people of Santa Mar'a Tzeja and so many others like them who had suffered grievously at the hands of the military. No longer…… [Read More].
Know Why the Caged Bird. This attempt at banning this book cannot be seen as anything but another example of prejudice and racism, this time against a woman who is attempting to share her life and warn other young girls at the same time. Probably one of the most eye-opening parts of the book is when Angelou acknowledges that for decades, blacks in the South acquiesced to whites simply to survive, and they taught these tactics to each succeeding generation in an attempt to simply get along.
She writes, "Momma intended to teach ailey and me to use the paths in life that she and her generation and all the Negroes gone before had found, and found to be safe ones. She didn't cotton to the idea that whitefolks could be talked to at all without risking one's life" Angelou She graphically illustrates life in the South in the s and 40s for blacks…… [Read More]. Aside from the major issue, at least for the parents, of Jason's reserved social demeanor; there have been several other indicators of acting our behavior that he has presented.
On several occasions Jason has complained of stomachaches and headaches prior to having to go to day care or even to any other playtimes where he knows his parents will not be attending. Also, if he has felt threatened by other children in outside settings he will also develop these symptoms in order to be sent home. Then, conversely, after he has been at day care he often does not want to return home and occasionally has a minor tantrum or crying fit.
In instances such as these, with seemingly confusing and contradictory symptoms, one must remember that children often do not express anxieties in any direct fashion but often present with symptoms or strange ideologies that can…… [Read More]. Guillaume De Machaut Historical Account. What has been determined to date is Machaut's masterful use of language and syntax to help amuse and entertain his intended audiences, and in an era absent the Internet, cable television and the popular press, it is not surprising that his works were well received.
For instance, as De Looze points out, "Guillaume de Machaut gravitates toward equivocal signs: This point is also made by Leach, who reports that Machaut was titillating without being vulgar about it: Within Machaut's usage it has a specific resonance and range…… [Read More].
Yaqui for the Yoemem the. The central prophesy of the Surem ancestors of the Yoemem incorporates Catholicism. In the story of Yomumuli, a world tree speaks to the great Mother. Moreover, the prophesy itself foretold of the coming of the conquistadors and of their religion.
Those Surem who were willing to convert, accept Jesus as savior, and move into modernity would become the Yaqui. Those who chose to retain the Surem traditions would live wild and free in the hills and sea. Interestingly, the Yoemem did not draw value judgments from their ancestor's decisions. The Surem who live as pagans are viewed as helpers and as being close to the spirit world. The Surem are not perceived of as heathen or evil as many pagans have been labeled by the People of the…… [Read More].
Hiring Process for a Grocery. Once I had determined who the most optimistic candidates were for the position I would then begin an interview process by which I would use a job skills test and knowledge test to determine who the final few candidates should be for the position.
Out of all the original candidates I would choose the 10 that got the top scores on the optimism test, and ask them to come in and take a job skills and job knowledge test for the company.
Once that was complete I would select the candidates with the top five scores on that testing process and ask them to come into the human resource office for personal interviews. Personal interviews provide a feel for the person and how he or she would ultimately fit into the organization.
Once I conducted interviews with each of the five candidates I would then choose the three that I…… [Read More]. Titans Analysis Released in September. Remember the Titans is very much based on a true story; fact can back up most of the movie's dramatic events in some way. However, almost every time factual events are presented in the film, they are exaggerated or altered to help direct the audience towards a better understanding of the film's themes.
The community was in turmoil, but not so violent in their reaction to the integration. These examples, in which the film takes certain liberties, help to create the environment of Alexandria, Virginia at the time. They over exaggerate that environment, but nevertheless are accurate in their general presentation of the sentiment among the different forces at play in Alexandria and T. C illiams High School. From the film's point-of-view, these exaggerations are necessary to drive home…… [Read More].
Naked in the Promised Land. However, later she notes the predators can really be either sex, especially when it comes to sex and sexuality. Because she had a fantastic body, some of her female lovers abused her and used her too, and in fact, it was her first lover, "Jan" that said she had a body good enough to model with and earn money.
It must be remembered that Faderman had few choices as a young girl growing up in the s, especially if she was gay. Maury the counselor told her if she was not going to marry, she was going to have to work, so she needed an education, so the attitude was still that a woman's real career option was to marry and have children.
Feminist author Monique Wittig writes, "Lesbians should always remember and acknowledge how 'unnatural,' compelling, totally oppressive, and destructive being "woman" was for us in the old days…… [Read More].
Marian Keyes Evoking Ireland The. She is so vulnerable, confessing that she "bloomed under the warmth of [Adam's] interest" Keyes Her family is so kooky we wonder if they will actually help her regain her crushed self-esteem. Yet, we somehow know that Claire will bee all right.
She is too funny, too optimistic, and too likeable for Keyes to destroy by giving her anything but a happy ending. As readers, we may not be able to guess how the book will end, but we feel confident that the ending will be a satisfying one and that Claire's problems will be brought to resolution. This Charming Man is a foray into the problem of domestic violence. The character who gives the book its title is Paddy de Courcy, a political figure who may call to mind John F.
Kennedy -- handsome, charming, and popular with ladies. It is a departure from atermelon in that the…… [Read More]. Adolescents Growing Up in Poverty. On the other hand, 'resistance for liberation' may have the obverse effect causing children in this case adolescents to take these self-same disabling elements and use them for their growth and success. Poverty may be a social construct but it need not tarnish an individual for life. Ultimately, the individual decides what to do with his or her life, and the same circumstances that can turn one into a drug-doped self-destructed convict can turn another into a bastion of society.
A kind and just parents. The children of juvenile court Leadbetter, B.. The effects of childhood poverty and family instability on prosocial behavior, Youth and Society, 34, Martin, D. Deafness Despite being hearing impaired, deaf people are highly capable human beings.
What's fascinating about all minority groups "minority" not in the strictly racial sense of the word is that they seek to push forward an agenda of "sameness" while simultaneously embracing the plain fact that they are in some way different than the established majority. One can argue that if deaf people really wanted to be treated like everyone else, they wouldn't take advantage of the many special assistance programs that exist to help them function within a, for lack of a better word, "normal" society.
A quick Internet search reveals that there are plenty of special programs for deaf people, at the federal, state,…… [Read More]. Tango Makes Three a Controversial Story the. Tango makes Three A controversial story, the narrative of the penguins is intended to show that far from homosexuality or lesbianism being a pathological situation, a homosexual couple can make caring, devoted parents.
The story involves two male penguins, who, their zookeeper noticing that they are trying to warm a rock, gives them an egg to sit on. Finally, all live -- and sleep - together in a very happy manner The book is written in an appealing manner catering to young children, and, through character, setting, theme, and tone, presenting its message. I think it is the tone that sugarcoats a flammable theme and makes it so appealing and attractive. It is the tone, too, that stresses the significant parts by slowly lingering…… [Read More].
Strength of the Liberals and. The Liberal and Conservative parties are therefore in a battle to "out-do" each other, in terms of producing the most workable, viable and therefore, acceptable, policy towards these issues, at any given time during their time in office, or their election campaigns. This model of Aldrich's therefore explains political party change within Colombia rather well: Aldrich ends his book by saying, "In America, democracy is unthinkable, save in terms of a two-party system, because no collection of ambitious politicians have been able to think of a way to achieve their goals in this democracy, save in terms of political parties" Aldrich, ; Dix synthesizes all of these opinions on the party political system in Latin America, in his paper on cleavage structures and party systems in the…… [Read More].
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz. Overall, "The moveable feast" is one of Hemingway's most entertaining and at the same time full of meaning creations of his late years. The complexity of the writing and the portraits of the characters are essential for providing an overall image of the world in the s. Furthermore, the focus on Paris to such a great detail allowed the city to be an actual character in Hemingway's creation.
The perspectives proposed by Hemingway together with the themes and subjects link the existence of the author and his depicted friends to the American dream and to the way in which adversities can be overcome in order to achieve success. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. An Indian History of the American West. Lyman, and Susan McKay. University of Nebraska Press, History and Meaning of a Proverbial Stereotype.
Meeting of Challenge of Preparing for and Responding to Disasters. Congress congressional Record, V. Political, Economic and Environmental Associations. International Food Policy Restoration Institution. Literature After 9 11 View Full Essay. Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism. This is largely due to the eating patterns established in poverty; lack of food during childhood has the tendency to increase over-eating when food is available, and instills a strong compulsion to avoid food insecurities in adulthood, leading to unhealthy eating habits Olson et al.
This also ties into other social factors of adult life that stem from issues related to childhood poverty. There are several complex and interrelated ways in which this can occur.
The problems of childhood poverty easily become self-perpetuating due to the reduced productivity of adults that grew up in poverty. This is not merely evidenced from a medical and psychological perspective, but by direct economic research as well. Writing in the New York Times, Eckholm details recent findings that adults who were raised in poverty not only end up less productive, but typically also have higher costs associated with health problems and other issues.
Intervention, then, must occur early and must come form an outside source if the cycle is to be broken. It is, of course, unfortunately impractical to think that poverty could simply be alleviated, but there are ways to mitigate the effects of childhood poverty so that they are not as exposed to risks either in childhood or in adulthood, giving greater.
Using my newfound knowledge I spent three months doing intensive rehab in the swimming pool and in lifting soup cans for weights. At the end of that time, I gained enough use of my arm to be able to work in a restaurant. Meanwhile I continued my rehabilitation for an additional eight months. During that time of rehab and unemployment, I resided in the comfort of my VW Bug. I lived off my savings, ate canned goods, and showered at the pool after two workouts a day. Living in my VW Bug for eleven weeks and two days was an experience that will shape my life forever.
It taught me the importance of resilience, humility, diligence, and the power of optimism. I know now that life gives us many obstacles we do not expect or want, but it is not what is dealt to us that is important. It is how we deal with what we are given. I learned how to handle many obstacles at the same time and perform all to the best of my ability.
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This paper is a discussion of the adversities I have faced as a foreign student having relocated from Saudi Arabia to the United States. The paper will also address family, cultural and personal tradition that are meaningful to my country of origin. Specific adversities I have faced and how these experiences have made me a better person.
In my case, it was not any different since I have faced numerous adversities some of which I still struggle to overcome. My country of origin is Saudi Arabia, which means that the major language of communication is Arabic. However, with the relocation to America, this meant that I had to learn English as a second language which is the main language spoken by American citizens.
Initially, learning another language was very challenging since the language is not even closely related to Arabic. Communicating with other students in class was very problematic since I could not understand very well what some of them were saying.
On the other hand, I would find it difficult to shop for most of the items on the shelves are named in English. Another major adversity I faced is the culture shock of being away from an environment and people I had become used to interact with on a daily basis.
The culture of Saudi Arabia is very much different from what I have experienced here in the United States. The roles of religion, gender, family and education all differ when I compare them to that of the American culture. In Saudi Arabia, our culture dictates that people should live together in harmony as a family, but in America, this is entirely different.
I found it very difficult to adjust to this life since it is not what I was accustomed. However, I have managed to overcome most of these adversities and they have contributed to making me a better person. For instance, now I can speak another language besides Arabic and I have experienced a different culture besides that one of my country. A family, cultural or personal tradition that is meaningful to me. In Saudi Arabia, the country, mainly comprises of an Islamic culture with almost every citizen being a Muslim Ham and Madden, In this regard, there are many families, cultural or personal traditions that we uphold and believe contribute a lot in defining who we are as a nation Long, One of the most important tradition to us is that women are not allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia.
The reason for this is that the Islamic establishment ruled that it is a law that every woman should have a male guardian accompanying them wherever they go Ham and Madden, To us, this tradition is important since it gives the man control over her wife and family. If a woman wants to drive, she can only do so with the permission of her husband who instead prefers to drive her.
This way, the Saudi Arabian culture ensures that men are the head of the home while the woman is their helper and has to listen to whatever he says.
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