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DNA Analysis and Capital Punishment
Prior to be used by the courts DNA analysis was used primarily for genetic research as tool used to help scientists find the causes of many diseases and human abnormalities. In the last 30 years however, the use of DNA analysis for forensic purposes has become a vital resource aiding law enforcement and court officials in t...
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Many revolutionary inventions tend to be replaced by more practical and innovative ideas; for example, VHS tapes were replaced by DVDs, music cassettes were replaced by music compact discs, just as printed books are soon to be phased out by their digital counterparts. If printed books are to be phased out what is driving th...
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Symptoms of Hypertensive Heart Diseases
4.1 Background: Hypertensive patients can develop subtle myocardial dysfunction, despite
a normal LVEF and absence in LVH ADDIN EN.CITE ADDIN EN.CITE.DATA ( HYPERLINK \l "_ENREF_189" \o "Lamb, 1999 #227" 189 , HYPERLINK \l
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occur early in hyperte...
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Effects of Reading Strategies for Students Who Struggle with Reading Comprehension
This study explored the teachers and tutors perceptions regarding the intervention overall and the perceptions that related to the specific components of the intervention. A questionnaire was administered to four tutors and five teachers in Minneapolis and Bloomington public schools (n = 9) who implemented the intervention....
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Educational Technology: The Connection between Scientific Literacy, Standardized Test Achievement, and Student Exposure to Instructional Multimedia
CHAPTER ONE Introduction There was a time in history when the United States of America was on
the forefront of scientific discoveries; the USA was the first and still
the only country to put a man on the moon, the first in flight, and the
first that mass produced the automobile. How quickly the nation has
forgotten thos...
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History of Haiti
Haiti has long been the epi-center of what ills humanity, corruption, oppression and demagoguery; since the Haitian slave revolt which lasted from 1791 to 1804. The slave revolt left more than 100,000 Haitians killed and the left the Haitian economy; which was based on the production of sugar and coffee in shambles. Haiti w...
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Conducting Research on Creativity
Statement of the Problem An organized process to achieve creative solutions has been used in the graphic design field successfully for years. The creative process is taught to graphic design students in many universities and colleges. Using a creative process has proven successful for generating graphic options and unique...
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Why Is Global Warming Intensifying on Earth Today?
Have people ever thought about why some places around the world are having tornados, hurricanes, floods, and volcano eruptions? Yes, most scientists believe it is because the world is going though global warming. Global warming has an intense impact on earth today. Global warming is “an increase in average temperatures.” (U...
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Amazon Negotiation with Its Publisher Hachette
Introduction Negotiation takes place in variety contexts. The world is an enormous negotiating place where everything can be negotiated in different ways and different situations. Negotiation occurs in every aspect of our lives, for instance it is used in business for buying and selling of products, it is used between fami...
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Infant Mortality and Maternal Smoking
Introduction Infant mortality rate is listed as one of the leading health indicator of Healthy People 2020 (HP2020) (United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), 2014). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also identifies maternal smoking as “The most common preventable cause of infant morbidity and m...
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Autistic Students in Our Classroom: An Exploration of Literary Research
Abstract This paper collects results from published articles containing research conducted to improve the learning possibilities for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Chandler- Olcott and Kluth (2009) suggest that all students benefit from the inclusion of autistic students in the classroom and improving teaching m...
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Hash Weaknesses: Theory and Practice
Abstract Hash signatures are increasingly used for data integrity in an array of disciplines. Two of the standard methods of hashing are subject to collision that negates some of the benefits received. With computing power increasing markedly, old approaches need to be reexamined to determine how to restore the safety of...
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Health Literacy and Its Association with Diabetes Knowledge, Self-Efficacy and Disease Self-Management Among African Americans with Diabetes Mellitus
In " Health Literacy and Its Association with Diabetes Knowledge, Self-Efficacy and Disease Self-Management Among African Americans with Diabetes Mellitus," the study aim is to examine health literacy and its relationship with diabetes knowledge, perceived self-efficacy and disease self-management among African Americans wi...
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James K. Baxter's Views on Spirituality
James K. Baxter one of New Zealand’s finest poet believed in spiritualty and also wrote many poems about it. My research is about how James K. Baxter see spiritualty and why he was so interested in spiritualty. James K. Baxter was born in Dunedin in the year 1926, he was born in a family which belong to Otago and he passed...
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The Style of Leadership That Maximizes Creativity and Innovation
1,500 word essay discussing the style of leadership you think maximizes
creativity and innovation. Business Leadership, whether it's seen as a transformational process or
as an interaction of innate personal characteristics, doesn't have a
still pattern, or a unique style. It has been given various interpretations by...
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Nursing Leadership Proposal to Improve Patient Care in Pre-Operative Unit
Nursing Leadership proposal to improve patient care in Pre-operative unit As a soon to be baccalaureate nurse, I will utilize my critical thinking skills to develop a proposal to improve patient care in the pre-operative unit work setting. Integrating clinical evidence, the latest research, career experience along with cri...
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Identity and Income
People spend a large portion of their daily lives earning money and then
consequently spending it (Diener & Biswas-Diener, 2002). Money is an
essential part of human life. Recently, economic development has been a
cause for concern for policy-makers as it has been disproportionate
throughout nations. Modern society seems to...
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The Challenges That International Students Studying in the US Face
The purpose for my paper for this assignment was to prove that even though many international students who are studying abroad in the United States are viewed as rich and smart people whose parents are wealthy enough to send them to American to receive a better education, there is a different story behind this belief. In my...
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Can Using Company Board Members Formal Network Graph Metrics Evolution Affect Bankruptcy Prediction Accuracy?
Abstract The potential of a company going bankrupt in the near future is a crucial aspect when making business decisions. Although this topic is widely studied, typically financial data is used to make predictions. This leads to a problem that the predictions are not up-to-date as financial statements are published long af...
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Developing an Ontology
Abstract Most of the ontology matching systems used one or two with different combinations of technique by using background knowledge, especially for cross-lingual ontologies. The accuracy of these matching systems has regularly increased over the years with a number of techniques increased, such as Wikipedia and Google Tr...
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Raising the Debt Ceiling in the United States
  The United States government will never fix its debt, in fact it is likely that the debt will get worse in the coming years. The main reason is that our government is not doing anything to prevent us from sinking deeper into debt. There are many factors that contribute to the increase in the United States national debt in...
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Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial infarction happens when the heart muscle dies due to not receiving enough oxygen and blocks the blood to flow properly to the heart. This blockage occurs when the coronary artery is blocked by a blood clot. Coronary artery (blood vessels) passes blood and oxygen to the heart muscle. Blockage of the heart muscle s...
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Rhynchophorus Phoenicis in Bread
Nowadays, insect has formed a significant part in many societies as a
traditional food because of their nutritional content (DeFoliart 1995).
However, in westernized societies, there is a negative attitude towards
insect-eating, which is dirty, disgusting and dangerous (Looy et al.
2014). Although Australian aborigines eat...
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Small Businesses and Supply Chains
The network created amongst different companies producing, handling and/or distributing a specific product. Specifically, the supply chain encompasses the steps it takes to get a good or service from the supplier to the customer (Mills, Schmitz & Frizelle, 2004). Supply chain management is a crucial process for many compani...
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Veterans Are Being Cheated out of Promised Government Support
Men and women have served in the United States military for many years, but do they receive the benefits they deserve? In past years, veterans have received the medical benefits they earned after serving their country. Sadly today’s veterans are not receiving the medical relief the government promised them when they enliste...
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