Tucker the Man and His Dream
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The success of this idea can be attributed to the fact that the military embraced the idea in another form. The important was the idea of innovating a shield for the soldiers that were shooting at the armored vehicle. The next opportunity that Tucker had been after he unveiled the dream of making the Tucker Torpedo.
Global Distribution Of Material Goods And Products
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Co-workers in the same position as I were young females in their early 20s. We all worked hard with as much skill and caring as possible. Many of us grew close very quickly.
Ancient to Modern Art History
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The focus of this paper is on ancient to modern art history and also the essay gives a detailed information about St Augustine. Though a trained rhetoric, as a Christian communicator, he believed that, while handling the eternal truths of God, emotion lifting oratory was beneath the dignity of the Christian.
Analysis of Food and Culture
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From this research, it is clear that preparation, serving and how food is eaten is addressed by most societies. Individuals introduce food to their children in their childhood. Cultures that introduce a variety of food for their young ones ensure that all members of the society have a self-worth.
Dim Sum: A Mirror of Hong Kongs Past, Present and Future
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The widespread popularity of dim sum is due to its large selection and diverse use of ingredients. For example, Har Gau (Shrimp Dumplings) are the staple items at dim sum places to determine the authenticity of the restaurant however, there are dishes like egg tarts that originated from Portugal and evolved to fit the taste of the locals.  
Postmodernism - American Popular Culture
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The aim of this paper is to analyze postmodernism. Frederic Jameson reiterated that postmodernism represents the expression of multinational aspects of contemporary lifestyle and an advanced phase of capitalism. Jameson, as cited in Chernus, asserts that it is important for individuals to recognize that their lives are shaped by the mode of production.
Research Commision on Theatre Tradtion Nautanki
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Further to our discussion about the next play, for which you have kindly agreed to fund, I would like to propose a theater form called Nautanki, about which I am sending you a write-up, including actor training, gestures, movements, make-up, costumes etc. in detail. I will also let you know the work that has to be done for this play beforehand.
The Influence of Edger Allan Poe and Pablo Picasso on Society
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This paper will help to understand the influence of Edger Allan Poe & Pablo Picasso on society in the 20th century. This two figures are very important in the context of culture. The focus of this study is on the question: What kind of influence did these two men leave as their legacies for the 20th century?
House (Tv Series)
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This paper focuses upon before his intelligence and fame is an attitude that makes other characters afraid of or hate him. Dr. Lisa Cuddy, the hospital administrator and dean of medicine, admires the intelligence and skills of Dr. House that she considers him as an asset of the hospital despite Dr. House’s ridiculous attitudes. For this reason, she always fights for the doctor, trying to protect him from the dangers he faces as he goes on with his callous nature.
Scotish Heritage
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This essay seeks to define the Scottish ethnic group from the American society’s view of the group through social institutions such as the government, education, and the mass media. The Scottish ethnic group numbers to millions in number in the US, thus, it is a group which therefore has a significant impact in American society.
Vision of Byzantine Art
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He is most famous for two particular pieces entitled Life of the Virgin and the Last Judgment. The piece that this paper will be examining is The Last Judgment.
Culture Shock
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The cultural shock is the condition that is prevalent in global economy. People, coming across from one culture to another that is vastly different from their own, experience the huge difference which is very unsettling and often find it difficult to adjust in the new environment.
Pleasing Phuket
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So I booked a flight there and I was soon on my way via China Airlines to the place they call “Pearl of the South”. I landed in Phuket on a cloudy day. Phuket is located in the sparkling, blue waters of the Andaman Sea and only 70 minutes flying from Bangkok. Although everybody knows that Phuket is one of the most popular beach destinations in Thailand.
Ways in which contemporary art history engages with issues of difference in class, power, culture, etc
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This paper discusses contemporary art history and how it engages with such questions as class, power, culture, gender, sexuality, ethnicity or, creed. Art involves an expression, which can also be an application, of creative skill and imagination especially through a visual medium. People have treated such works in more different way each fielding.
Art history
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Among these invaders were craftsmen who excelled in metalwork, jewelry and stone. It was a period of transition. The Romans had gone and a new civilization was being born. The Romans had a well established means of communication and trade, but these links were gradually lost and life became, for some 500 years, much more localized.
Our Contemporary Popular Music: Art of Kitsch?
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“Music has charms to sooth a savage beast, To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.” - William Congreve, The Mourning Bride
What Is Postmodernism
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This essay focuses on the meaning of postmodernism. Though postmodernism is one of the most interesting field of study and research these days, but there is no such definition that can actually define postmodernism in the complete sense. The process of transition is known as the shifting from modernism to postmodernism.
Creations of Ancient Egypt Visual Art
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The author of the paper discusses the ancient Egypt visual art and provides certain ideas concerning it. Namely, according to Honour and Fleming, it could appear that every aspect of these early art forms was being presented from an angle. Notably, these crafts in statues, pottery, and paintings seemed to fall into place perfectly.
The Grammar of Hip-hop
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On the other hand, musicians from the southern states, known in hip-hop scenario as ‘Dirty South’, are identified with African-American culture evoloved in the southern states before the Abolition Act Perkins, 1996; Chang, 1999. The Dirty South style takes its melodies from the Caribbean music like zydecco, ska and reggae.
Varieties of languages and cross-cultural communication
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According to the author, the intra-language variation used by the author is American English, reflected in the accent, dialect, and pronunciation. The author also highlights, from a dialectal perspective, author's English echoes the American variation due to his/her geographic provenance and the cultural context in which the author grew up.
African American Culture
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The author of the text comments on the impact of the Afro-American culture, stating that the influence of the African American culture has imparted a highly influential impact on the American society with several implications. To be precise, different aspects of the Afro-American oral communication as a part of the American popular culture are analyzed in the paper.
Experiences with People of Other Cultures
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The author of this essay was brought up to respect people of other cultures ever since he was a young child, so he personally has no problem with diversity. He has traveled to different parts of the globe because he wants to experience as many cultures as I possibly can. The author believes that we can all learn from other cultures.
Multicultural Maladjustments
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A feeling of perpetual disorientation and discord haunts the lives of the people who are forced by circumstances to live as a part of multiple cultures. They can overcome this feeling by consciously trying to become a part of the prevailing culture. Being an outsider does affect their interpretation of the world around them.
Intro to Film
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This study explores the director’s style and how it was developed. His early career started in the year 1969 as the TV professional in the segments for the 1969 ‘Night Gallery’ episodes where he along with Joan Coward presented a segment bearing the title, “Eyes”. In the mentioned episode, itself Steven’s forces as the expert camera person evolved out and his career took a plunge.
Postmodernism in the Arts, Architecture and Cinema
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This researcher of this essay focuses on postmodernism and modernism. As centuries went by this term was used to specifically describe present times also including what was new. In the nineteenth century this term was used to designate “modernism”. Modernism is a new genre of human excellence in thought.
High and low culture
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The author of the essay emphasizes the idea that the continuous development of technology has been the basis for significant changes in daily ethics and traditions. Furthermore, culture, in all its forms, has been also affected.It is stressed, two forms of culture have common historical roots, meaning that they have appeared almost simultaneously.
African Culture and Development
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The author of the essay comments on Africa’s geographical features and cultural practices that have promoted its development. It is also stated that the progress and development that has taken place in Africa, or lack of it thereof, can be attributed to its geographical features and its cultural practices.
How contemporary designer Anna Sui, has reinterpreted and been influenced by the past
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From folk, grunge and heavy metal music to Victorian, Rococo and ancient Egyptian style, Anna Sui channels her passion for fashion by getting influences from all aspects. Not only is she a well-rounded designer inspired by all things around her but also has become one of the “most celebrated names in fashion history” and the first Chinese-American to make it big in the industry.
Murals of Mexico
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Murals or fresco paintings are very significant and one of the oldest forms of imaginative, political, and social expression in the history of Mexico. Diego Rivera is amongst the Mexican muralists who revived this form of painting and in turn created a genre of public art that had great significance and influence on Mexicans.
Surrealist Elements in Contemporary Art
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Many of Jonas Burghett's works are inspired by the 16th-century Flemish artists who were attracted to the fantastical and the grotesque. The nature of the art expressing the fears and darker natures in order to reflect the abstracted nature of humanity, raw and fertile for exploration concerning the atrocities that can be observed. He is also inspired by the surrealists, his work reflecting the dream state in the use of color and composition.
Modern Chinese Culture
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Just like an adolescent youth goes through several stages prior to reaching puberty, the same case applies to China. China has had a long history, especially under the imperial rule. However, the country slowly reached its puberty after long periods of struggles and fight towards attaining her independence and self-rule.
Islam: Struggles for legitimacy
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The writer describes the practice of slavery in the late ninth century in various Islamic civilizations, its distinctive features and how African slave trade differed from the Turkish slave economy. The Islamic civilization form of slavery was considered to differ from the American form of slavery where slaves were not entitled to property and rights.
Robert Barthes: Chopsticks
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The importance that has been gathered around the Oriental food of the region is related to chopsticks being defined as the most instrumental factor in the ways of cutting off food stuff. The reason behind the smaller size of ingredients is this existence of sticks enabling it to grasp those tiny pieces before being the flavor of culinary delight.
Basseri of Iran
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In the end, the conclusion is reached according to which the Basseri may be regarded as one of the vivid examples of this form of societal organization.
Pop Culture
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Excess exposure of youth to pop culture is distracting them from their right path in every sense as in their character building, their attitude towards academics and their social behavior.
The medieval era and The Renaissance Era
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The medieval era began from 300 A.D with the downfall of the Roman Empire and terminated around 1400 A.D. Middle Ages art was fragmented in to minute periods namely the Early Medieval art, the Carolingian art, Ottonian Art followed by Romanesque Art and subsequently the Gothic Art. The paintings, sculptures were religious in nature.
Arts and culture of Baroque period
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Baroque period is a unique and important era for most historians and scholars worldwide. This period includes both the seventeenth and eighteenth century in Europe. Baroque period is mainly characterized by a unique lifestyle, cultural, and economic activities across Europe, which is the reason for the much importance and emphasis on this period.
Postmodernism in European and American history
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This essay explores postmodernism era. Europe and America were facing a perpetual fluctuation and vicissitude in the political, economical, social, military, and cultural conditions. In such a world of violence and skepticism, the artists launched a movement called "Modernism" according to which they gave up all the romantic Victorian traditions.
Humanism and the Arts
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Humanism generally applies to the predominant intellectual and social movement that was active during the fourteen to the mid seventeen century. Renaissance humanism deserves the credit for ending the middle ages and leading the humans to the doors to the modern era. The philosophical school revolves around the idea that humans are rational beings.
Latin America And The World
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The author of the paper examines the peculiarities of the Latin America culture. It is stated here that the fascinating, interesting and rich culture of Latin America owes a wide range of Literature, Poetry, Music, Cuisine, Dance, Arts & Crafts and Movies. Thus, all the disciplines are a perfect blend of distinct regions with distinct heritage.
The role of nationality and ethnic characteristics of a person
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The author of the essay emphasizes that nationality and ethnic characteristics are the most frequent way of defining a person. To prove the fact, the author provides an example from his/her own experience, stating that in their neighborhood, there is Mexican person who is very jovial but he has an irritating habit of shaking his head and laughing at silly jokes.
Music and dance an aspect of Caribbean culture
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Music and dance are of much importance in every culture. The central characteristic of Caribbean culture is the music and dance elements too. The Caribbean music and dance integrate well with each other. Dance, of course, is always associated with music and is the custom in Caribbean culture.
Ancient Greek Architecture
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Hellenic people have introduced their culture in Greece along with the ancient Greek architecture. Before the beginning of the archaic period geometrical designs were the most famous patterns of the era, but with the rise of the archaic period those geometrical patterns were beautifully replaced by naturalistic patterns.
Fashion, Culture and Region
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The paper discovers the Culture, Fashion and Region. The term “fashion” is usually related to clothes and accessories, such as earrings, necklace, and shoes. Presently, majority of people associate fashion with the type of things they wear. Although fashion is used as a broader concept, in the recent years it has been narrowed to apparel, accessories.
US Cultural Wars Gone Global
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According to the author of the article, the issues of cultural differences can be featured in two main ways. Hence, the first aspect is the American culture versus Ugandan culture. On the other hand, is the concept of Sexual minorities, which include LGBT versus the sexual majority.
Cultural Differences Study Of Brazil, China, And Nigeria
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This has led to an increase in the number of foreign investments within these countries. Despite this rush for foreign investments, these three countries each have a different culture and any foreign company that wants to be successful in their operations has to adapt accordingly to these cultures.
Religion and philosophy of Asia
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The different concepts that are a part of the building of Asia.The main attribute which was accepted in Asia was the belief system of Buddhism.This was furthered by a developing culture and society that integrated the beliefs and practices of Buddhism to show a sense of virtue and to claim specific actions as an emergence of the culture in Asia.
What Is Modernism
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This essay discovers the meaning of modernism. Modernism is a movement that cuts across many disciplines, including philosophy, music, literature, sculpture, dance and painting. Modernism was influenced by trends in the society i.e. the industrial revolution, politics, technological and scientific innovation.
Modernism and Postmodernism
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The researcher of this paper aims to analyze postmodernism period in the context of modernism. Modernism as a world based on the principles of urbanism, technologism, primitivism , and others. Postmodernism simultaneously grows and is repelled by the picture of the world, established in modernism.
Dress & Culture - Rock musicians
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An interview was conducted with members of a rock music group in order to collect primary data on the topic. The interview is used in this study to ascertain the history of the group and the beliefs of the group.
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