• Child Labor
    The International Labour Organization estimates that 215 million children ages 5-17 are engaged in child labor (ILO, Accelerating action against child labour, 2010). An estimated 12 percent of children in India ages 5-14 are engaged in child labor activities, including carpet production (UNICEF, S...
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  • Child and Obesity
    Page i Child and Adolescent Obesity Prevention Table of Contents Position Paper 1 Position Statement 1 Introduction 1 What is Obesity? 2 Prevention of Obesity 2 Status of Iowa’s Children 3 Action Plan for Preventing Child and Adolescent Obesity 4 Bibl...
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  • U.S. East Coast Port Security
    U.S. East Coast Port Security Emphasis on The Port of New York/New Jersey The Port of Hampton Roads, VA The Port of Jacksonville, FL TABLE OF CONTENTS Abstract 1 Introduction 2 Background On U.S. Port Industry: A. Gateways to Global Trade 3 B. The American Association of P...
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  • Child Abuse
    Introduction Child abuse has worldwide recognition as a crime against children. The legal and moral issues surrounding it will vary according to culturally accepted practices, but the underlying abhorrence of crimes against children will prevail. This paper will present a review of the literature...
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  • Prostitution: the Uncontrollable Vice
    "There are women who search for love, and there are those that search for money." Today, the term woman simply denotes one's sex. It does not define her character, morals and values, or even her profession. However, this was not always the case. At the end of the nineteenth century and b...
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  • Improving Math and Science Scores in Middle School
    Program Evaluation Improving Math and Science scores in Middle School TABLE OF CONTENTS Page Needs Assessment 3 Program Theory 10 Logic Model 20 Conceptualization & Operationalization of Program Outcomes 24 Assessment of Pro...
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  • Child Labour
    Introduction Child labour refers to the employment of children at regular and sustained labour. This practice is considered exploitative by many international organizations and is illegal in many countries. Child labour was utilized to varying extents through most of history, but entered public di...
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  • Child Labour in Kenya
    A freedom Song Atieno washes dishes, Atieno plucks the chicken, Atieno gets up early, Beds her sacks down in the kitchen, Atieno eight years old, Atieno Yo. Since she is my sister’s child Atieno needs no pay, While she works my wife can sit Sewing every sunny day: With her earnings...
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  • Child Development
    Human Development and Learning is the topic for discussion within this document. Cognitive Ability and Literacy, in particular Reading will be looked at in detail. Analysing previous and current research and theories will be linked to a structured reading observation on a 6 year old child called R...
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  • Child Protection
    parentsguide1.qxd 3/16/04 3:56 PM Page 1 EUROPEAN UNION STRUCTURAL FUNDS Funded by the Irish Government and part-financed by the European Union under the National Development Plan 2000-2006 parentsguide1.qxd 3/16/04 3:56 PM Page 2 Our Children First A Parent’s Guide...
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  • Legalization of Prostitution
    Sex for sale – Should Prostitution be legalized? Prostitution!! What comes to mind when one hears this word? Cheap, degrading, trashy, offensive, any other adjectives come to mind? What about accepted? Shocking as it may seem, but research has shown that in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries, pr...
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  • Improving Parent Involvement Among Middle School Students
    Running head: Chapter 1-5 Applications of Action Research, EDD/580 Action Research Proposal Table of Content Proposal Improving Parent Involvement in Middle School Students The Action Research Project Abstract 3 Chapter I: Introduction 4 Problem Statement 5 Purpose 5 Description of t...
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  • Child Abuse
    Child abuse is the intentional and unexplainable neglect or infliction of Physical, Mental, or Sexual pain and suffering on a child. This is the definition you get when you look it up in the dictionary, but the truth is child abuse is becoming a horrible and unexplainable epidemic. Who are child...
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  • East of Eden vs the Kite Runner
    The desire for love and the need for acceptance can create more than a feeling of rejection. In East of Eden and The Kite Runner, many characters find the task of love daunting and insufficient to their expectations. Love presents itself in every aspect of both novels and therefore is a major theme....
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  • Child Neglect
    Pergamon Child Abuse & Neglect 26 (2002) 679 – 695 Child neglect: developmental issues and outcomes Kathryn L. Hildyard, David A. Wolfe* Department of Psychology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 5C2, Canada Abstract Objective: This article highlights the manner in...
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  • Child Lee
    ONE THEY FOUND OUT ABOUT HIM IN JULY AND STAYED ANGRY ALL through August. They tried to kill him in September. It was way too soon. They weren't ready. The attempt was a failure. It could have been a disaster, but it was actually a miracle. Because nobody noticed. They used their usual method to...
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  • The Badi: Prostitution as a Social Norm Among an Untouchable Caste of West Nepal
    THE BADI: PROSTITUTION AS A SOCIAL NORM AMONG AN UNTOUCHABLE CASTE OF WEST NEPAL THOMAS COX Introduction Badi are an untouchable Hindu caste, with a total population of approximately 7,000, who inhabit scattered settlements in the Salyan, Rolpa, Rukum, Dailekh, Seti, Jajarkot, Dang-Dekhuri, Ban...
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  • Child Labor
    Child Labor in Thailand Introduction Child labor is a complex social and political issue. Many people think that child labor means all children’s work. But children’s work can be paid or unpaid. It can be family or employer labor. In general, child labor can be defined as work that hinders chi...
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  • Child Labour
    The current issue and full text archive of this journal is available at www.emeraldinsight.com/0955-534X.htm EBR 21,1 Child labour and supply chain: profitability or (mis)management Ambika Zutshi and Andrew Creed School of Management and Marketing, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia, and...
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  • Child Abuse
    Child Abuse Researched By: Nouf Al-Othaimeen Supervised By: Dr. Orchida Fayez Abstract When given this unique opportunity, I did not hesitate in choosing my topic, At least not for too long. I’ve done this because most of my family have a passion for social work and child abuse has always be...
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