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Comparing Parental attitudes towards children's sleep in united kingdom and Iran
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...attitudes and behaviours towards children’s sleep. Overall, a review of previous studies and literature support the view that parental attitudes affect children sleep. Based on the analysis of the literature... Comparing Parental Attitudes towards Childrens Sleep in United Kingdom and Iran Introduction Sleep is important to every individual, including children and adults. However, there are differences in the understanding of the importance of quality sleep for children in different cultures. Previous studies on the nature of sleep among children, the quality and time of sleep has been found to be insufficient. For instance, a past survey of American parents revealed that 25 per cent of children had...
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Attitudes and Beliefs
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...ATTITUDES AND BELIEFS Attitudes and Beliefs Client’s xx June I took three of the Project Implicit assessments on diversity: (1) Age-Groups, (2) Race, and (3) Social and Political Study. The results of my implicit association with age-groups, race, and social and political standpoints demonstrate some biases towards particular age groups, races, and social and political standpoints. However, these biases, according to the results, are somewhat minimal but still I consider them significant particularly in my chosen career which is counseling. To discuss the results more specifically, the age-group assessment result suggests that I possess an implicit association that children, young... ?Running Head:...
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Consumer attitudes towards supermarkets
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...beliefs about a particular variable are fairly close to the element of appeal the belief has. For instance, on availability of items, the totals are 27 and 24. This provides an indication that the underlying belief about the item as expressed consciously is likely to impact upon the attitude the customer has towards that particular variable. Fishbien’s model has however been criticized because of the limitation that the model applies to volitional behavior, but does not apply to those actions that are not consciously processed (www.fhwa.dot.gov). Consumer attitudes and behavior would not however... Consumer Attitudes towards supermarkets Executive Summary: Supermarkets offer several advantages as...
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Attitudes towards Christianity
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...Attitudes towards Christianity Introduction Henry Bibb and Harriet Wilson present their stories to the world to show the animosity through which they, as well as other slaves, underwent in the hands of the slave holders. They further use the story to explicate the significance of their plight to the entire world. Harriet Wilson reflects her life in Frado’s story; whereas, Henry Bibb narrates his own lifestory. Henry Bibb Henry Bibb narrates his story of slavery showcasing his obvious mind-set towards life and his attitude towards slavery. He escaped from slavery several times in his life but kept on returning with a motive to free his family which he failed. He has several incisive... towards...
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American Attitudes towards Homosexuals
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...beliefs against homosexuality, the overall attitude against homosexuals has been less than favorable. Religion is one of the most crucial factors towards comprehending discrimination against homosexuals (Besen and Zicklin, p. 252). In general, a person’s religion is considered to be extrinsic as individuals utilize religion in order to gain security and status; it may also be considered intrinsic, especially when an individual uses religion for personal reasons. Various religious studies have been able to establish that some religions are actually more conservative and very traditional in their beliefs therefore do not accept... ? American Attitudes towards Homosexuals Introduction Gays, lesbians,...
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Advertising can persuade customers to change their attitudes, beliefs and behaviours. Citing examples of the different ways in which advertising tries to persuade, discuss the tactics used to achieve persuasion
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...attitudes, beliefs and behaviors of customers. Customers have certain beliefs about a product based on their past encounters or word of mouth. These beliefs may be positive or negative. The customer’s subconscious mind holds the image of the product as it was depicted in the advertisements. Thus persuasive advertisements can influence the attitude, beliefs and behaviour of individuals. There are various persuasive tactics used by advertisers. Emotive appeal strikes the emotional chord of customers. They evoke emotions of happiness, sadness, joy and ecstasy among the customers. Advertisers also use colour to convey their message because different colours have different... Advertising Can Persuade s to...
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Consumer attitudes towards food safety
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...beliefs and attitudes of consumers towards the safety of foods they purchase or consume. Researchers indicate that segmenting consumers can improve the effectiveness of educational interventions. Segmentation creates a channel... ? Consumers’ Attitudes towards Food Safety College: Consumers have different perceptions towards food safety. Consumers’ perceptions of food safety have been changing over the years. This change is attributed to many factors including information, changes in income, demographic changes, and food safety policies among others. In the past, consumers were very cautious of the content of food products in the market. Implementation of food safety policies has reduced uncertainties...
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Adolescent Student Attitudes Towards Mathematics
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...Behavior. 11 (4), 321-35. Signer, B. (1996). A Study of the Interaction of Ethnicity, Math Achievement, Socioeconomic Status, and Gender on Math Attitudes of High School Students. Higgins, K. M. (1997). The Effect of Year-Long Instruction in Mathematical Problem Solving on Middle-School Students Attitudes, Beliefs, and Abilities. Journal of Experimental Education. 66 (1), 5-28. Olson, K. A. (1998). Improving Student Attitudes and Performance in Mathematics. Schommer-Aikins, M., Duell, O. K., & Hutter, R. (2005). Epistemological Beliefs... Adolescent Attitudes towards Mathematics” Mathematics is a wide which is all about using techniques, formulas and skills. This subject is not only the basis of all the...
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Attitudes towards people with schizophrenia
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...attitudes and perceptions towards schizophrenia, there is still great lacking in the area enough to help change people’s attitudes towards schizophrenia. As such, the behaviours, perceptions and attitudes that the public has towards people with schizophrenia represents an area of study that requires more research and insight. This is especially important as stigmatised individuals are usually vulnerable in their social environments as they become saddled and labelled with toxic social identities that interfere with their normal lives (Smith, et al, 2011:45). Stigma against people with schizophrenia has an even more significant impact to the individual... ? Attitude towards People with Schizophrenia...
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Adolescent Student Attitudes Towards Mathematics
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...Behavior. 11 (4), 321-35. Signer, B. (1996). A Study of the Interaction of Ethnicity, Math Achievement, Socioeconomic Status, and Gender on Math Attitudes of High School Students. Higgins, K. M. (1997). The Effect of Year-Long Instruction in Mathematical Problem Solving on Middle-School Students' Attitudes, Beliefs, and Abilities. Journal of Experimental Education. 66 (1), 5-28. Olson, K. A. (1998). Improving Student Attitudes and Performance in Mathematics. Schommer-Aikins, M., Duell, O. K., & Hutter, R. (2005... "Adolescent Attitudes towards Mathematics" Mathematics is a wide which is all about using techniques, formulas and skills. Thissubject is not only the basis of all the new technologies found ...
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Shifting cultural attitudes towards smoking
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...Attitudes towards Smoking Attitudes towards smoking have undergone considerable changes over the past six decades. In the 1950s, there was minimal, if any, awareness amongst the population regarding the effects of smoking. In fact smoking became a common practice amongst physicians after the World War I. Doctors did not warn people against engaging in smoking, active or passive; some of them were even involved in the promotion of the tobacco industry without disclosing the deleterious nature of smoking (Novella). Advertising companies employed such tactics to make people believe that smoking was not harmful since a large proportion of the doctors smoked. In fact doctors used... Shifting Cultural...
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Attitudes of nursing towards euthanasia
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...attitude towards assisted suicide (Miller, et al. 2004). Of the nurses who responded to the questionnaire, 13% were Catholic, 1% were Jewish, 28% were Protestant, 28% were Christian Other, and 9% were Other non-Christian (Miller, et al. 2004). To understand religious perspectives of euthanasia, we must first define euthanasia. There are two basic classifications of euthanasia: passive versus active. Passive euthanasia refers to the withholding or withdrawing of medical treatment, which will result in the patient's death... Introduction In April 2001, the Netherlands established the world's first law regulating euthanasia (De Beer, et al., 2003). Under this new regulation, a physician may legally...
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Beliefs and Attitudes about Light Cigarettes
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...Beliefs And Attitudes About “Light” Cigarettes H318 Beliefs And Attitudes About “Light” Cigarettes It is common knowledge that cigarette is injurious to health. However, with the passage of time, people became more informed about the hazards of smoking and smokers. This is when they started to find alternates to smoking in order to help them reduce the amount if not quit smoking completely. The National Cancer Institute has researched and reached the conclusion that smoking lights or ultra- lights is in no way dissimilar to smoking regular cigarettes. In fact, it may be equally harmful. Thus, one should never substitute smoking lights and ultra-lights as a substitute of quitting. The result... ...
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Womens Attitudes towards Online Shopping
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...Attitudes towards Online Shopping A Dissertation Consumer research literature is replete with empirical findings about consumer behaviour in traditional shopping contexts, but lacks systematic information about consumer behaviour in the online shopping environment, particularly, with regard to females’ attitudes toward online shopping. This inadequacy encourages the researcher to conduct a study aimed at identifying and explaining women’s attitudes towards online shopping nowadays. The research questions are organised into four variables, namely, (1) perceived usefulness, (2) perceived ease of use, (3) shopping motivation, and (4) shopping orientations. The influence of these four variables... ? Women’s...
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Changes in attitudes towards sex
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...attitudes toward sex has been of weakening the family as the building block of the society. American society is becoming increasingly approving of the gay rights. For every man who gets married to a man, at least two otherwise heterosexual couples, and the whole families associated with them are destroyed. A positive effect of these changing attitudes toward sex is that sex education today has become more of a need than a choice. More people can be educated on the risks of unhealthy sexual behaviors. A negative effect, however, is that more educated people advocate in favor of abortion associating it with...
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Nursing Staff' Attitudes towards the Elderly
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...attitude among nurses. Therefore it must be instilled among them that getting old is a normal cycle undergone by everybody else and it must be with the premise of the golden rule that elderly care is conducted " do unto others what you would want others do unto you". Reference: Armstrong-Esther CA, Sandilands ML, Miller D. Attitudes and Behaviours of nurses towards the elderly in an acute care setting. Journal... Nursing Staff' Attitudes Towards the Elderly Introduction With the many health degeneration identified among elderly, it has been a challenge for most health practitioners to maintain their best attitude and professionalism at most times. This portion will review literature on nursing staff'...
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Learners with cognitive, behavioral and learning disabilities
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...behaviours; Volume 25, Number 4 / August 2005, Educational Psychology). Another important study the impact of special needs category (intellectual disabilities versus emotional and behavioural problems ) and student teachers' training (being trained to work with either younger or older children) on their attitudes towards inclusion were explored. Ninety three student teachers completed a new measure of attitudes towards inclusion: the Impact of Inclusion Questionnaire (IIQ). Results from the study showed that student teachers were more negative about the impact of children with emotional and behavioural problems on other children, teachers, and the school... Special Education Running head: LEARNERS WITH...
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Attitudes Towards Non-English Cultures and Languages
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...attitude that it was inferior and backward. These perceptions have affected immensely indigenous cultures and languages at the expense of English language. Despite the English language being employed in the contemporary society, it had detrimental effects on indigenous language and culture. Attitudes towards Non-English Cultures and Language Colonialists and missionaries played a significant role in the spread of English. During their activities, they encountered natives who had cultures and languages that were developed and established. These languages were, however, unknown creating a language barrier that would have made the objectives... Introduction English is the most universally employed language ...
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Attitudes Towards The Consumption of Fashion Brands
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...behaviour of the middle class people of Generation Y. Moreover, the study will analyse the attitude of these people towards... of exploratory nature. Exploratory research can be considered as a specific nature of a research that deals with the nature, behaviour, attitude and several intangible traits of people. The objective of this current research work is to determine the attitude of the middle class Generation Y people in Nigeria towards the consumption of conspicuous fashion products. Therefore, the research work requires the response of the participants in the data collection process to meet the research objective...
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(CLASSIFICATION ESSAY) on Attitudes Towards Spending Money
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...Attitudes towards Spending Money Money is one of the major necessities of life. Money can provide a person with many luxuries, which almost every person desires. In the present world, money is one of the main sources of happiness and mental relief for every individual. Money prevents a person from many sufferings, which include poor health, lack of education, poverty, improper housing, and many other problems. Different People, Different Attitudes Attitude towards spending money is one of the most important issues related to money. Different people have different approaches towards the use of money. Some people do not take much care while spending their money whereas some... Your full full October 28,...
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Perception and attitudes towards bidilectal speakers
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...Attitudes towards Bidilectal Speakers al Affiliation) Perception and Attitudes towards Bidilectal Speakers ‘…received pronunciation, RP, speakers are perceived as having more competence (intelligence, self- confidence, etc.) but less integrity and social attractiveness (sincerity, kindheartedness, etc.) than regional speakers…’ (Bourhis & Giles, 1976, pp. 13). This is an argument presented by the authors in the text the language of cooperation in Wales: a field study. This point makes a number of implications that makes it exceedingly interesting. For instance, it suggests that there are two different kinds of speakers, Received Pronunciation speakers and regional speakers. The quote... Perception and...
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Compare and contrast attitudes towards Native Americans
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...attitudes towards Native Americans The battle between Native Americans and Custer and seventh cavalry at Little Bighom became legend in American history and led to the formation of Custer as a national hero. The conflict between Native Americans and other were basically over the matter of race. After the battle at Little Bighom ,Custer and his men became fighters in the mind of American people and Native Americans were counted as enemies. Even though the Native Americans won the battle of Little Bighom they could not win the right over their land. Native Americans were not given their rights as they deserve, and the white American wanted to have the dominion over... started feeling...
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Consumer attitudes towards celebrity endorsed products
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...attitudes towards celebrity endorsed products Globalization and the power of the modern media over consumer societies have contributed to the phenomenon of using celebrities to endorse consumer products. Use of celebrities to endorse a product has been prevalent for decades as it resulted in more favorable advertisement ratings and better financial performance. Individuals from fields such as entertainment, sports, cuisine, business and politics you used by advertisers to endorse products. However, there have been recent concerns raised when companies have been cutting endorsement budgets and dropping endorsers. Celebrity endorsements are considered to be scary and unstable but still... ?Consumer...
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Consumer Attitudes and Behaviour
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...behaviour – in fact, it could be characterized as a form of the theory of planned behaviour in case that the conditions of an action do not met the requirements of the theory of planned behaviour. On the other hand, Hogg et al. (2008) note that in the theory of Reasoned Action is based on the following three elements: ‘beliefs, intention and action’ (Hogg et al. 208, p.158); also, the specific model is characterized by four – major – components: a) subjective norm – the response of the environment towards a particular behaviour, or else, the perceptions of a person’s environment (especially family, friends) on the person’s planned actions, b) attitude towards the behaviour (referring... ? The British...
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Victorian Attitudes towards Town and Country
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...Attitudes towards Town and Country Introduction The Importance of Being Earnest is a play that reveals the farce that seems to have been typical of the 19th century. There were false identities, engagements that were prohibited, and social classes that overshadowed every other aspect of the society. Country folk behaved differently from the townspeople and the differences were outstanding. Such differences were evident in the mode of dressing, their manners, the activities that occupied them, and even their names. The high society was mainly based in the city, whereas, the ordinary folks were found in the country. The Victorian attitudes of these groups kept... ? The Importance of Being Ernest Victorian...
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Macroeconomic policies, government attitudes towards Inequality
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...Attitudes towards Inequality Macroeconomic Policies, Government Attitudes towards Inequality Answer 1 Effects of Inequalities on the Economic Growth Inequality badly affects the economic growth because due to this there arises different sever problems those affect the growth level. Like due to inequality in the wages or income of the workers many people cannot gain the all opportunities of the life so overall standard of living of society decline. The other point is about the riskiness of jobs, due to inequality the risk of getting good jobs arises in the societies its mean the loss of jobs is directly proportion to the cost of health insurance that is beneficial... ? Macroeconomic Policies, Government...
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Consumer's Attitudes and Behaviour Towards Responsible Tourism
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...attitudes and behaviour towards responsible tourism Responsible tourism allows the consumer to combine their attitudes towards the environment and sustainable culture and their holiday. This has become a growing trend in recent years, due in part to the growing conscientiousness regarding the environment and in part to the increasing amount of disposable income in the concerned classes (Swarbrooke & Horner, 2003). These factors make it interesting to study the attitudes and behaviours of consumers who are indulging in this growing market, and to see how their world is defined within this sphere. The purpose of this essay is to explore the characteristics of a responsible tourist... the ‘real...
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Social attitudes towards committing insurance fraud
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...attitudes towards committing insurance fraud Theoretical models of attitude formation have been applied in an attempt to explain social attitudes towards committing insurance fraud. Tennyson (1996), applying Crane (1991) and Wilson’s (1987) theories of attitude formation, suggesting that acceptability of committing insurance fraud is born of learned attitudes from their social environment or peer group. In support of this view, the ABI (2013) reported that 38% believed that insurance fraud was a victimless crime and 13% believed that insurance fraud was an easy way to make...
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Further Research Methods : Topic: Attitudes towards smoking
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...Attitudes Towards Smoking In most social setups, people’s attitude is essential in determination unhealthy behaviors such as smoking. Society members’ influence on smokers leads to the development of the latter’s positive attitude mainly as a reinforcing quality. Therefore, positive attitude towards smoking forms the driving force behind persistence of smoking behavior in the society. Research indicates that smokers attitude towards smoking is negative to neutral than positive. Lack of positive global attitudes suggests that other factors influence smoking behavior within the society. The paper will explain the implicit and explicit attitudes toward smoking within... Further Research Methods: Topic:...
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Critical evaluation of leadership values, attitudes and behaviours and their impact on others and the organisation
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...attitudes and behaviours and their impact on others and the organisation BY YOU YOUR SCHOOL INFO HERE HERE Critical evaluation of leadership attitudes, values and behaviours and their impact on others and the organisation Introduction Today’s organisation requires development of competent leaders in order to gain commitment and dedication from internal staff members, which is a significant break from traditional management models in which employees are viewed as merely resources that can be aligned with strategic objectives as a means to maximise efficiency and productivity in the operational model. Leadership, unlike management, is about identifying... ? Critical evaluation of leadership values,...
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U.S. History: Attitudes and beliefs about civil rights
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...Attitudes and beliefs about civil rights The selection of this thesis touches so much on the personal attitudes, beliefs and leadership skills of Martin Luther King Jr. as a recognized leader of the civil rights movement. As a person, Luther was someone who believed in justice and equal rights for all and so defended it to the latter. He was fearless and bold about what he felt was right and went directly for those... ?US HISTORY Option 2 Introduction The mention of Martin Luther King Jr. as the most important person in the civil rights movement is not in the mere fact that he rose to become a leader of the civil rights movement but that Martin Luther led the group with extra ordinary deed and action....
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Attitudes Towards Women: How Modernization Has Transformed Culturally Defined Roles
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...Attitudes towards women: how modernization has transformed culturally defined roles The world is changing; there is a certain family or communal belief that defined lines of responsibilities for the two partners heading the house which no longer applies in modern society. Women’s roles are traditionally restricted to the kitchen; they cook, clean, look after children; the society also expects them to be passive and dependent upon men in a number of ways. The man is portrayed as aggressive, provider for the family and the sole decision maker on matters of the family; however, in some cultures in the third world, men relax leaving women to...
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Where do American public attitudes towards differences come from
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...attitudes towards differences come from? Godmade man superior to all creatures by blessing him with the highest intelligence and the sense to distinguish between things. On top of that, God guided man through the Prophets and the Holy Books at different points in time so that people know what they may do, what they have to do, and what they have to abstain from. Religion lays the basis of civilization as it embodies the complete code of ethics to guide human behavior. Although the teachings of different religions differ from each other, and so do the views and perceptions of the nations following them, yet almost all religions have similar stances over ethics... ? 26 September Where do American public...
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Describe some of the factors that prevent (or deter) people from engaging in pro- environmental behaviours
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...behavior. In R. B. Bechtel, & A. Churchman (Eds.), Handbook of Environmental Psychology (pp. 525–540). New York: Wiley. Gilg, A., and S. Barr (2006). Behavioural attitudes towards water saving? Evidence from a study of environmental actions. Ecological Economics 57(3), 400-414. Iyer E. S. and Kashyap. R. K. (2007). “Consumer Recycling: Role of Incentives, Information, and Social Class,” Journal of Consumer Behaviour, Vol. 6, No. 1. Jensen, B.B. (2002). Knowledge, action and pro-environmental behaviour. Environmental Educational Research, 8(3), 325-334. Kollmuss, A. and J. Agyeman (2002). Mind the Gap: Why do people act environmentally and what are the barriers to pro-environmental behavior... Describe...
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Response to teacher- changes in attitudes towards sex
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...attitudes toward sex has been of weakening the family as the building block of the society. American society is becoming increasingly approving of the gay rights. Unlike the past, when homosexual tendency was considered as an abnormal behavior, homosexuality is being increasingly approved of and is being given similar status to heterosexuality. A positive effect of these changing attitudes toward sex is that sex education today has become more of a need than a choice. More people can be educated on the risks of unhealthy sexual behaviors. A negative effect, however, is that more educated...
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Measuring Attitudes Towards Exercise Among Secondary School Students
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...attitude the students have towards exercise in general and the various statements in the survey in particular. The attitude of a person towards a particular statement helps in judging their expected behaviour to a great extent (Perry, 1976). Therefore, knowing this attitude will allow us to gear the campaign in a manner more suited towards changing the attitude of the students (if required) or educating them by removing any negative thoughts they have towards exercise. Knowing the attitude is akin to a marketing study which is conducted by a business for advertisement purposes and if we have a campaign for the students without knowing what they think then at best we would be preaching... Measuring...
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Attitudes towards homosexuality in the long 19th century
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...attitudes towards homosexuality have been a centre stage for battles between religious and legal concepts. Before the eighteenth century, Christianity was seen to be reluctant in dealing with issues of homosexuality. However, incidences of hostility towards homosexuality began to be experienced in many parts of the world. Later, the underpinnings of homosexuality involved incorporation of legal sanctions and religious teachings. The main issue is would seem was the subscription to social norms and homosexuality seen as defiant behaviour which the society feared. According to Clinard and Frank (2011, pp11), norms make crucial contributions to the process of maintaining order. During this time...
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Iranian and British Womens Attitudes towards Cesarean Delivery
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...belief eventually leads them to a preference for CS. The data derived from within the British culture show that many women are expressing anxiety over vaginal delivery thus seeking advice about CS and considering this the safest method of childbirth (Weaver et al 2007). 2.5 Empirical Studies A descriptive study was conducted by Karakus and Sahun (2011) among 600 Turkish women at a private hospital in Istanbul, Turkey to determine their attitudes toward Cesarean Section as a mode of childbirth. Data were collected by means... ? Iranian and British Women’s Attitudes towards Cesarean Delivery Aim. This research examined the attitudes of women in Britain and in Iran in relation to childbirth by Cesarean...
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Exploring the Role of National Culture on Attitudes towards Education
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...Attitudes towards Education: A Research Proposal It is obvious that a person’s family background in terms of socioeconomic factors has an effect on one’s approach to education. Moreover, exposure and access to emerging information technology tools has an effect on the choice of subjects, performance, and other aspects of a student’s school life. However, there is inadequate data on the extent of the effect of these underlying factors on a person’s education, and it is difficult to establish if these are the only cultural factors. In addition, without a clear analysis of data it is impossible to determine if race is still a factor in the education sector... ?Exploring the Role of National Culture on...
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Attitudes of healthcare and social care professionals towards self-harm
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...behaviour and the cause that prompted them to take such a drastic step (Walsh and Kent, 2001). Implications: On the basis of the above discussion it can be safely stated that in order to ensure better health outcomes for the patients of self-harm, it is of utmost significance to improve and enhance the attitudes and skills of the medical staff, towards such patients. Training and self improvement are almost widely acknowledged as effective measures... ?Attitudes of healthcare and social care professionals towards self-harm Mental patients may be more of a mystery today living among us, than they were hidden away in the asylum. We do not know them, because they are neither outside society in the world of...
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Values and Attitudes towards English as New Englishes Emerge
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...Attitudes towards English as New Englishes Emerge Contents Introduction 2 2. English as a Secondary Language 3 2 Belief and language 3 2.2 Values and language 4 2.3 Traditions and language 6 3. Colonialism and language acquisition 8 3.1 Forced learning 8 3.2 Cultural changes and language 9 3.3 Cultural deconstruction and learning English 10 4. Culture and language acquisition 11 4.1Phraseology 11 4.2 Ritual and framing sentence structures 12 4.3 Defining old culture through new language ideas 13 5. Conclusion 13 Bibliography 14 Values and Attitudes towards English as New Englishes Emerge 1. Introduction The English language grew from having speakers that numbered at about five to seven... ? Values and...
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Values And Attitudes Towards English As New Englishes Emerge
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...Attitudes towards English as New Englishes Emerge Contents Introduction 2 2. English as a Secondary Language 3 2 Belief and language 3 2.2 Values and language 4 2.3 Traditions and language 6 3. Colonialism and language acquisition 8 3.1 Forced learning 8 3.2 Cultural changes and language 9 3.3 Cultural deconstruction and learning English 10 4. Culture and language acquisition 11 4.1Phraseology 11 4.2 Ritual and framing sentence structures 12 4.3 Defining old culture through new language ideas 13 5. Conclusion 13 Bibliography 14 Values and Attitudes towards English as New Englishes Emerge 1. Introduction The English language grew from having speakers that numbered at about... Values and...
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Childhood Acts of Animal Cruelty as Possible Predictors of Subsequent Criminal and Antisocial Behaviours towards Humans
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...attitude (Berger, 2003). Antisocial behaviour is different from the socialization as it involves non-adherence to the rules and regulations set by the society for a peaceful co-existence. Anti-social behaviour may result in the criminal temperament. According to The Crime and Disorder Act (1998), half of the crimes committed is because of anti-social behaviour disorder persisting in the individuals and, thus, antisocial behaviour could be defined as behavior that caused or was likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress to one or more persons not of the same household... by the authorities and legislative bodies to reduce animal abuse should be enforced and to be followed strictly to reduce...
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Role of Personality, Metacognitive Beliefs and Socio-Cultural Attitudes in Drinking Behaviour
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...Beliefs and Socio-Cultural Attitudes in Drinking Behaviour amongst British and European Student ID Number Course Title & Code Instructor’s Name Date Total Number of Words: 12,000 Abstract This study investigated whether or not there is a relationship between personality type, metacognitive beliefs, socio-cultural factors and the students’ attitude and behaviour towards alcohol consumption. In this regard, an empirical research study was conducted in which 85 British and European students between the ages of 18 and 30 enrolled at Kingston University participated in a survey. The survey consisted of a 6 part questionnaire. The first part of the questionnaire... ? Role of Personality, Metacognitive Beliefs...
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History of Republic of Korea and its Affect on Cultural Values, Attitudes, & Beliefs
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...towards the end of the colonial period. Japanese further recommended Koreans to change their names into Japanese names. During 1920s and 1930s, Japanese set up modern industries such as chemical, steel and cement plants in Korea. Korea was the second most industrialized country after the Japanese colonial rule ended... History of Republic of Korea History of Republic of Korea Korea neighbors Japan and China. Tuman-gang (Tumen) and Amnokkang (Yalu) rivers form the northern border of Korea separating it from Manchuria. A segment of sixteen kilometers of Tuman-gang River serves as a natural border with Russia. The peninsula is separated from eastern China by two hundred kilometers. The Japanese islands of...
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Monolingual teachers perceptions and beliefs in elementary schools towards English Language Learners
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...beliefs in elementary schools towards English language learners are cynical and not forthcoming. Research Questions “What attitudes do teachers hold towards ELL inclusion in monolingual... Monolingual teachers’ perceptions and beliefs in elementary schools towards English Language Learners MONOLINGUAL TEACHERS’ PERCEPTIONS AND BELIEFS IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS TOWARDS ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS GRACE SARKAR Order No. 344636 14 December 2009 TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction … 3 Importance of Study … 3 Statement of Problem … 3 Research Questions … 4 Limitation of Study … 4 Definition of Terms … 4 Literature Review … 5 Conclusion … 16 Research Design … 16 Meth...
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Attitudes
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...towards not what actually they want as a primary need Such as (food intake), which turns in to secondary needs such as (quality food with a fun). McDonald’s had increased their market share with double the number’s in the past recent years due to increase in popularity amongst the children by offering kids meals, and fun meal with the ingredients suits the best along with the attractive packaging with a welcome gift (toy), which turns their face in to smile while experiencing the jumping castle or the kids play area so that the parent’s can... Introduction: It’s not difficult to understand why advertising works, and for what is it practice for and what are they key objectives’ behind huge advertising...
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ATTITUDES
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...attitude one possess. A person with a positive self esteem will have positive attitude towards life. Type of thoughts that one carries is what one becomes, “I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it and so it is with you... we are in charge of our Attitudes.”(Charles N Swindoll). People with the positive... ?Chhatwal Pratiksha Chhatwal Academia Research 9 February Attitudes Attitude is everything! The character of a person is made by the attitude he carries. A person with a positive attitude is always a winner. Positive attitude comes from positive self esteem. Negative attitude is the result of low self esteem which leads to many setbacks in life. A person’s...
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How do local (host) attitudes vary towards different types of tourism and tourists
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...attitudes towards the various types of tourists and tourism. Analysis The interaction of host (locals) and tourist vary from a place to another and over times and has influence on various factors in tourism. The kinds... Tourism Background information The term tourism has the meaning of travelling for recreation, leisure or on business purposes but over a short duration of time. Although the common perception of tourism is on transnational travelling, an emphasis should be given in that tourism would also involve traveling and undertaking such leisure activities as outlined within one’s country. This paper will therefore focus on understanding the distinct factors that influence local or hosts’...
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Compare and Contrast their attitudes towards motherhood, proposing why the differences and similarities exist
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...Attitudes towards Motherhood "The Mother" by Gwendolyn Brooks and "Giving Birth" by Margaret Atwood Roll No: Teacher: 9thFebruary 2009 University Attitudes towards Motherhood in "The Mother" by Gwendolyn Brooks and "Giving Birth" by Margaret Atwood “The Mother” by Gwendolyn Brooks is a poem while “Giving Birth” by Margaret Atwood is a short story. Both the works are quite different in terms of attitudes towards motherhood. In “The Mother”, Gwendolyn Brooks informs about a woman who is not a mother but the one who always aborts her children. In spite of the abortion of children, she feels...
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