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  • Social Sciences Show Theatre
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    Social Sciences in Theatre How are the social sciences associated with theatre? In his article "Performance Studies", Helbo identifies many social sciences associated with theatre including psychology, sociology, and semiotics. Psychology, he states, has greatly increased the work of the actor by giving him a tool to examine his character or role in greater depth. Psychology has also affected the spectator by creating a release and even a form of therapy. Sociology is used in theatre to determin...
  • Occasional Marijuana Use
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    I. Marijuana causes behavioral changes A. Chronic Marijuana users become more aggressive during withdrawal. People who have smoked marijuana daily for many years display more aggressive behavior when they stop smoking the drug, according to a new study by researchers at Harvard Medical School. The study, funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), National Institutes of Health, is further evidence that a withdrawal syndrome is associated with abstinence from long-term marijuana use, a...
  • Spells And Use Cauldrons
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    What is Witchcraft Well, that depends on whose definition you want to use. The terms "Witch" and "Witchcraft" have been used to describe that accused of Christian heresies, not-so-neighborly behavior or practicing medicine without a license. In some cultures, Witches are tribal shamans or healers to be sought out and honored. In others, they are sorcerers and magicians to be avoided or shunned. (Funk and Wag nals) "Witch" and "Witchcraft" are also terms which many Neo-Pagans use today to describ...
  • Continual Use Of Saccharin
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    Saccharin is one of the most disputed sugar substitutes in the United States today. Since 1977, it has been regarded as potentially carcinogenic ("Saccharin", 1999). The sweetness of saccharin compared to sugarcane is utterly amazing. When measured up to sugarcane, saccharin is 550 times as sweet in its pure state. Also, it is estimated to have a sweetening power of 375 times that of sugar ("Saccharin", 2000)! This drug may be amazing, but some people say that it causes a dangerous disease, canc...
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    During the Spanish Civil War, an orphaned 10-year-old boy, Carlos (Fernando Tielve), arrives at the Santa Lucia School, where he's taken in by the headmistress (Marisa Paredes). Over time, Carlos comes to realize that the school has some creepy secrets, including a sighing ghost. Starring Eduardo Noriega, Marisa Paredes, Federico Luppi, Inigo Garces, Fernando Tielve, Irene Visedo Directed by Guillermo del Toro Written by Guillermo del Toro, Antonio Trashorras, David Mu~nozStudio Sony Pictures Cl...
  • McGwire Record
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    This past year a lot of things have happened in the world. President Clinton could possibly be impeached. Our government tried to once again take over Sada am Hussein. And Mark McGwire hit 70 home runs to break Roger Maris record of 61. During this extraordinary event in the baseball world, one item of skepticism clouded the entire accomplishment. During an interview that he was giving next to his locker, a reporter noticed a bottle on the top shelf. This bottle was filled with a nutritional pil...
  • Name As Offred
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    Offred's Lost of Identity The main character of this book is Offred, one of the faceless many of the new Republic of Gilead. Each day she is removed farther and farther from her true self, to a complete no one. Expected to feel nothing, think nothing, and want nothing, she is used only as an instrument to bear children. Throughout the book, the narrator often speaks with a numbed tone despite all the horrifying ordeals she has seen and experienced. Although her offhand comment to herself are pre...
  • Walker's Everyday Use
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    Baker, Houston A. and Baker, Charlotte Pierce. "Patches: Quilt and Community in Alice Walker's 'Everyday Use'". Short Story Criticism: Excerpts from Criticism of the Works of Short Fiction Writers. Gale Research Inc., 1990.5: 415-416 In a critique titled "Patches: Quilt and Community in Alice Walker's 'Everyday Use' " (Short Story Criticism: Excerpts from Criticism of the Works of Short Fiction Writers, 1990), the authors reveal that tradition and the explanation of holiness were key elements th...
  • Argument Against The Adverbial Prepositional Use
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    Due To Due to a lack of attention or understanding of English grammar, many Americans have, for several generations, used the adjective due as part of a prepositional phrase to introduce adverbial elements- to the disapproval of some strict grammarians. Although I prefer their prescription, for reasons of style, I must oppose their claim to correctness, on the pragmatic grounds of logic and sensibility. The most shakily grounded argument against the adverbial use is one of etiquette or style. Wi...
  • Eisenstein's Use
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    In Notes of a Film Director by Sergei Eisenstein, the author states that the Soviet Union and other progressive peoples sought international cooperation and that cinema should belong to everyone. He said that cinema should be used for the achievement of universal peace, solidarity and unity. In his utopian view, Soviet cinema was to champion the highest ideals, .".. ascending in spite and in defiance of all those who would drag all the nations of the world back into the chaos of strife and ensla...
  • Gingerbread Style And Dragon Forms
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    D'ecor of Norway: 1875-1900 I'm going to go into a little about the terrain, the climate, & the environment, so we get a sense of what it was like to live in Norway in 1875. The country is predominantly mountainous from North to South. At the base of the mountains were valleys that were pretty sparsely populated, & the valleys extended out into the fjords, which are called the arms of the sea. Fjords are deep inlets of water surrounded by large cliffs. (PICTURE) There was more community by the f...
  • Use Of The Rivlin 780 Primer
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    Sky Aviation is faced with a dilemma that many organizations often face-safety versus profitability. In this case, the profit seems to be jeopardized if Sky Aviation chooses to operate by the Civil Aeronautics Board's (CABs) Safety Bulletin. Another, longer-term issue, which is also a product of the CABs bulletin, is to decide which Rivlin high-chromium product to use while the company goes forward. Should Sky Aviation live up to their mission statement and enact the safety measures by using Riv...

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