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Islamic religion is prevalent in Jordan. Islam came about to be an important religion in Jordan through the first expansion beyond Saudi Arabia into the northern region of Jordan. Historians ascribe the first contact between Islam and the non-Arab and Byzantine world occurred in the region of the relatively new country of Jordan. Through various battles, champions of the prophet Mohammad were killed and then buried in the land of Jordan. Mohammad proceeded to Jordan to offer peace and blessing to their...

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The Country Of Jordan

The country of Jordan is located in the Middle East region of the world and lies at 31 00 degrees north longitude and 36 00 degrees latitude. Jordan is located just north of Saudi Arabia and is also bordered by the countries of Iraq, Israel, Syria, and West Bank. On a more common scale, Jordan is just a tad smaller then the more known country of India with 89, 213 total square miles, also having a 26-mile coastline. The land of the country is mostly dry desert climate in the east, with more of a...

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The Electronic Commerce in Jordan

The Electronic Commerce in Jordan Introduction: Nowadays, the concern about the benefits of Electronic Commerce has increased among the companies and the consumers around the world. The term of Electronic Commerce means ‘any transaction of selling, buying or exchanging of product, service or information via the internet or other computer networks’ [1]. Although the massive usage of E-Commerce around the world, other countries especially the developing countries still have...

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Media and Business in Jordan

Arab Societies Final Report Jordan Media and its implications on international business By: Dave Kiersnowski When King Abdullah II acceded to the throne in 1999, he heralded technology as a valuable tool to prompt the resource-deficient country of Jordan, and accelerate the growth of the IT sector. This Penetration and growth helped build a generation of tech-savvy youth who used the Internet as a means to develop the country. This made Jordan now home to one of the most advanced...

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Jordan Syria Conflict

M.U.N. – Jordan Position Paper Country: Jordan Committee: United Nations Security Council School: Palos Verdes Peninsula HS Topic: North Syrian Refugee Crisis History and Background As Syria’s uprising descends into an increasingly bloody civil war, the number of refugees fleeing the fighting has rocketed. In August 100,000 people escaped to safety in the neighboring states of Jordan, Turkey, Lebanon, and Iraq. The rate of people seeking refuge has brought the total to over 235,000 registered...

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The Jordan River

The Jordan River The Middle East region is known not only for its ideological, religious, and geo-political differences and disputes but also for the fact that it is extremely arid. The scarcity of water is connected to meteorologic, geographic and demographic factors. Jordan and Israel are highly dependent upon the Jordan River. Jordan, however, is facing another environmental problem which increases the state's dependency on the water of the Jordan River, (Abu-Taleb, 1994). The need for water...

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Training Centers in India and Jordan

Training Facilities at India and Jordan I. Background: The OETC has employed around 20 fresh engineers and assistant engineers to work with Transmission Department as Operation and Maintenance Engineers /Assistant. In addition to that the company has employed another 58 employees who used to be an operator in grid station with contractors. Those operators are secondary school holders and their ages varied from 22 years old to 55 years old. It decided to assign those people to preform only...

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Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan n Michael Jordan, also known as Air Jordan, Black Cat, or MJ, was born February 17, 1963 in Brooklyn New York. For a man who got cut from his sophomore basketball team, Michael Jordan truly did start from the bottom and rise up to become bigger than basketball itself. Jordan led the Bulls to six championship games and received five All-Star MVP’s becoming the most decorated basketball player in NBA history. Growing up in North Carolina Jordan spent all of his free time on the...

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air jordan

Air Jordan is a brand of shoes and athletic clothing designed, owned, and produced by Michael Jordan for Nike's Jordan Brand subsidiary. The shoes, informally referred to in the plural as Air Jordan's or simply J's, were first released for public consumption in 1985 after Michael Jordan wore them in 1984 as a rookie; thereafter, new designs were released annually. Since its introduction into the sports shoe market, the Air Jordan evolved to the original basketball shoes to models for different...

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Michael Jordan

Diaz Period 5 4/20/12 Michael Jordan Michael Jordan changed and shaped our society by the way he played basketball. Michael Jordan is one of the best basketball players in the history of the National Basketball Association or NBA. He played in the NBA for sixteen years fourteen with the Chicago Bulls and two with Washington Wizards. He was no doubt one of the most recognizable athletes in the world, and the best player of his era. Michael Jordan or “Air Jordan” is characterized by his tough spirit...

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