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TMA01 Sociology City Road PG1 Drawing on what you have learned about City Road, outline some of the inequalities on a street that you know. The streets of our cities often tell us more about our society than we expect, they show how people and objects interact with each other in order to make a community. In this assignment I am going to look at similarities and differences between the inequalities of city road in Cardiff and the Lisburn Road in Belfast. Inequalities are the social resources...

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Street People

Loosing most all your material possessions, the constant anxiety of not knowing when or how your next meal will be attained, and enslavement to Mother Nature’s worst conditions. Having to become a street person is a very scary thought. The threat that anyone can be homeless and stuck out on the streets, however, is very real. Most people are only but one paycheck away from this dilemma. For those already enduring this life, a solution to the problem is much needed. In order to fix this problem...

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Code of the Street

Code of the Street INTRODUCTION The introduction chapter first explains the different types of neighborhoods that the city of Philadelphia has and each of the risks that go along with each neighborhood. Some of the neighborhoods are predominantly white, some are racially mixed, and some are predominately black. In the white-middle class neighborhoods, the neighborhood farthest away from the core downtown area, there is little crime and upscale restaurants and stores. In the racially mixed neighborhood...

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My Street

A black hole. A place we humans once called a street. As an architect in this extraterrestrial world I put forward the following essay as an attempt to solving this problem. In order to be successful in our endeavour I believe we need to break free from the stereotypical notion of the street, a street that is predominantly used for transport. We need to start seeing the street as something more than simply a connection between two points. The street needs to become a destination in itself. It seems...

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Street Children

Street Children Causes and Effects In the last 100 years , The Number of street children has risen in a scary way .The United Nations lately tried to estimate Their number .The estimated number was terrifying ,it was 150 million and rising daily .These children are part of the of future of our communities. Their age range is from three to eighteen years old, 40% of them are homeless. Imagine a three years old child roaming the streets with no place to go with no home! While the other 60% work on...

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General Sociology - Code of the Streets

 Code of the Streets By Elijah Anderson In the article “The Code of the Street” by Elijah Anderson, he allows a glimpse of everyday life through the eyes of two completely different worlds wrapped up within one universe. He compares street families to what he refers to as “decent families”. Although the meaning can take on different perceptions to the eye of the beholder, the author described it as a code of civility at one end of conduct regulated by the threat of violence.   Within these...

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The Evolution of South Street

066 Professor J. Benin South Street. The home of punk rockers, hippies, poets, musicians, food fanatics, and everything in between. How has it become so popular amongst all who to the naked eye have nothing in common? Why has it become a home to such diversity, a refuge to arts of all kind? Cultures and ethnicities and languages all different, yet what seems to make them all connect? It's not anything, but everything. South Street is a melting pot - offering just about everything...

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Tma1 Inequalities on the Street

The street which has been chosen for this assignment is high street in the small city.This street is a good example of observing some inequalities and differences which are demonstrating themselves ,in more or less obvious ways and compare and contrast them with some of those found on City Road ,Cardiff.It will explore things such as : change over time ,compete use of the space gender, material infrastructure all of these launch out some differences and inequalities in patterns, which could...

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Changing the Streets: Rhetorical Analysis

 Professor Zapoluch English 201: Rhetorical Analysis Draft 1 Sunday September 15, 2013 Changing the Streets Have you ever traveled to a big city such as New York City, Chicago or L.A? As you’re walking down the street, completely captivated by the skyscrapers and chaos of the city, did you notice the man on the corner with sign saying “Homeless. Need money”? More importantly, did you notice the child sitting on the same bench for the three days you were in the city? In the November 2007...

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Street Children - Bangladesh

STREET CHILDREN - BANGLADESH Children in Bangladesh have to face many challenges. In Bangladesh over 40 million people are living below the poverty line and most of these families do not have own land. They are living and farming in flood-prone areas and face yearly natural disasters, inefficient agricultural technologies, low education, a polluted environment. These family did not get proper health services and is in limited employment. Undernourishment is the common issue for the children. 50...

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