• Tradition vs. Modernity, Amy Kramer
    England and India never did understand one another. (Prasad 37) Undilute East had always been too much for the West; and soulful East always came lap-dog fashion to the West, mutually asking to be not too little and not too much, but just right. (Prasad 37) The struggle of individuals caught bet...
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  • The 1920s Was a Decade of Tremendous Tension Between Forces of Tradition and Modernity, and with It Came a Difficult Struggle for Americans Between Modernization and “Traditional” Values.
    The 1920s was a decade of tremendous tension between forces of tradition and modernity, and with it came a difficult struggle for Americans between modernization and “traditional” values. Women began moving up in the world, bad habits started to form, and a more organized sense of racism was bui...
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  • The Concepts of Tradition and Modernity in the Bride Price by Buchi Emecheta.
    The concepts of tradition and modernity in The Bride Price by Buchi Emecheta. INTRODUCTION The concept of tradition versus modernity has been widely explored in the novel entitled Bride Price by Buchi Emecheta. Every aspect including the setting of the novel, the tribal community that exists,...
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  • TRADITION and MODERNITY, SOCIETY
    TRADITION AND MODERNITY A.FOREIGN LITERATURE Various journals have pointed out different scenarios regarding the conflict of traditions and the advent of modernity in certain societies. One in particular by Freund and Band- Winterstein (2012) explored how a Jewish society in Israel...
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  • Conflict in the Boat
    Conflict in “The Boat” In our daily life, we always try to avoid conflict with others in order to make a good relationship to benefit each other. However, in a story, it needs to do opposite thing since conflict is the engine to start and drive the story progress. In “The Boat” by Alista...
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  • Violence, Tradition & Modernity
    An Essay on Violence, Tradition and Modernity Introduction Humans cause their own suffering as an insane matter of course In the past century dreadful diseases like diphtheria, leprosy and typhoid were halted; sterile women have been given children; numerous devices have been developed...
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  • Modernity
    Modernism takes place everywhere, and happens to everyone at some point in time or another. Modernism is the advancement of art, music, technology, imagination and humanity. It is a struggle for some to embrace the future when the advancements of the future bring so much change. People by nature re...
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  • 'to Da-Duh, in Memoriam’ and ‘a Horse and Two Goats’ Present Conflict
    In ‘To Da-Duh, In Memoriam’ and ‘A Horse and Two Goats’ both writers present conflicting ideas through language techniques, symbolism and themes. Paule Marshall’s ‘To Da-Duh’ expresses competition between the two main characters, her and her grandmother as an autobiographical story to...
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  • Social Change and Modernity
    Social Change and Modernity Edited By Hans Haferkamp and Neil J. Smelser UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS Berkeley Los Angeles Oxford © 1992 The Regents of the University of California INTRODUCTION Hans Haferkamp and Neil J. Smelser Haferkamp is grateful to Angelika Schade for her fruitful...
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  • Conflict and ReconciliationIntergenerational Relationships in the Context of Globalization
    Conflict and Reconciliation:Intergenerational Relationships in the Context of Globalization Generation is both a biological fact and a social fact.That generation or intergenerational relationship as a social fact has become a problem was due to the emergence of industrialized society or...
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  • Competition and Conflict: Central to Hobbes' Modern Existence Yet Incongruous to Greek Thought
    One of the fundamental themes governing Hobbes' description of modern life in the Leviathan, is the dynamism between competition and conflict as a central feature of modern existence. Human life, though, hasn't always been an endless battle between individuals for better schools, better marks, bette...
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  • Explore the Claim That Contemporary Societies Have Moved from Modernity Into the Post Modern Condition. Illustrate Your Answer with Reference to at Least Two Substantive Areas Covered in the Lecture and Seminar Programme.
    "Explore the claim that contemporary societies have moved from modernity into the post modern condition. Illustrate your answer with reference to at least two substantive areas covered in the lecture and seminar programme." As society has developed from a pre-industrial society to modern industri...
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  • The Relationship Between Modernity and the First World War
    The First World War, also known as the Great War of 1914-1918, is not an event that manifested overnight; it was the result of ever growing tension among European nations. This conflict was brought about by factors such as, nationalism, militarism, and the Alliance system. An upheaval such as the Fi...
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  • What Causes Ethnic Conflict and Violence? What Are the Implications of Ethnic Conflict and What Should Be Done? (Chapter 3, Ethnicity and Violence).
    Assignment 3 Readings. On the uses and Implications of Constructionism. By: Yeros P. 1999 In the development of the study of ethnicity and nationalism, the concepts of ethnicity and nationhood are often considered to be distinct. Conventionally, ethnicity has been conceptualized within a conti...
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  • Conflict Between State and Religion in Turkey
    CONFLICT BETWEEN STATE AND RELIGION IN TURKEY Yasin Ceylan Professor of Philosophy Middle East Technical University, Ankara (e-mail: yceylan@metu.edu.tr) Secularization policies implemented by Muslim states such as Turkey, Egypt and Iran at the beginning of the twentieth century caused ser...
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  • Conflict and Violence in Communication
    Introduction: Language is the dress of thought, said Samuel Johnson, only to mean that it reflects how you feel or think. The whole idea behind the language is and has been to ‘communicate’ and the urge to communicate is an innate desire of humans. This communication forms the basis of any proce...
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  • Translation and Interpreting Conflict
    Translating and Interpreting Conflict APPROACHES TO TRANSLATION STUDIES Founded by James S. Holmes Edited by Henri Bloemen Dirk Delabastita Ton Naaijkens Volume 28 Translating and Interpreting Conflict Myriam Salama-Carr Edited by Amsterdam - New York, NY 2007 Cover image:...
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  • Turkey and Modernity
    Jake Shawver Cultural Anthropology Elmhurst College Fall 2012 Turkey and Modernity Turkey has always historically been a region of economic and/or military importance. Whether it was under Roman occupation, or as the independent Ottomans, this region has always been one of vast importance, and...
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  • Provide an Overview and Critical Assessment of the Interpretive Sociological Tradition in Social Theory, Focusing Upon the Work of Weber and Simmel. What Has Been the Influence of This Tradition Upon Sociological Analysis?
    University of Leeds SCHOOL OF SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL POLICY Online Submission of Assessed Work Student ID number | 200476897 | Degree programme | Sociology and Social Policy | Module code | SLSP2730 | Module title | Central Problems in Sociology | Essay Title | Provide an Over...
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  • The Effects of Conflict Management on Employee’s Performance
    Impact of Tourism in Mombasa city, Kenya: (A survey of the tourism industry in Mombasa town, Kenya). Ng’ang’a Nancy Wangari A research project submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award of bachelor degree in Arts of the Un...
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