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Victoria Of The United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, called the United Kingdom, GB or UK, is a sovereign state in Western Europe. It is made up of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.[10] It is a member of the European Union, the United Nations, the Commonwealth, NATO and the G8. It has the sixth largest economy in the world.[11][12] About 61 million people live in the UK. Most people in the UK speak English. There are four native languages other than English. They...

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The Constitution of the United Kingdom

The Constitution of the United Kingdom is creaking.  Based on unwritten conventions and an ineffectual separation of powers the government fails to be truly accountable.  The House of Lords remains an anachronism and our membership of the European Union raises fundamental questions relating to the doctrine of parliamentary sovereignty.  Discuss. There are several arguments applicable to the context of the constitution of the United Kingdom (UK); the effect of the UK constitution not being composed...

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Pound Sterling and United Kingdom

BBC CLAIM CENTRE UK 46 Bush Road, Off Stamford Line PE92YP, Liverpool England, United Kingdom. Tell- + 447014245463 E-mail: bbcclaimcentreuk@live.co.uk This is to inform you that your Email Address has won you Five Hundred Thousand...

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Dietetics: Nutrition and United Kingdom

health and disease.’ However, the term ‘dietitian,’ used to describe a practitioner of dietetics, was in use long before the science of nutrition had become an accepted discipline. The first use of the title of dietitian was recorded in 1899 in the United States when the dietitian was described as ‘a person working in a hospital who provided nutritious meals to patients.’ The earliest dietitians were therefore mainly concerned with provision of food and usually trained as home economists. The role...

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United Kingdom Economy

11-06-2013 UNITED KINGDOM The United Kingdom is the sixth largest economy in the world, and the third largest in Europe after Germany and France. London is the world's second largest financial center after New York. The most important industries of the economy of Great Britain are the aerospace industry and the pharmaceutical industry. This economy is boosted by its oil and gas reserves. The currency of the UK is the pound sterling, which is also...

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United Kingdom Economic Situation

United Kingdom Economic Situation Summary: * In brief * UK’s Rating in Question * Europe’s Responsibility in UK situation * How Does the UK Respond About Fiscal Integration? * 2012 Forecasts * Conclusion United Kingdom in brief: Population: 62,262,000 Currency: GBP GDP per capita: $35,646 (17th) Inflation: 4.2%  France: 2,7% Unemployment: 8.1% Public debt: 62,8% of GDP over a trillion since beginning of the year. Balance of trade is negative. London is the...

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Sport in the United Kingdom

Sport in the United Kingdom Claudia Weinsheimer, Simon Bracon, Thaís Fernández, Claudia Weinsheimer, Luc Tamarelle Horseracing Horseracing is an equestrian sport, founded by Charles the II of England. Also referred to as the sport of Kings due to the costs involved, it is a very popular spectator sport in Britain. Annual attendance at the racecourses exceeds six million and the sport is in the top in terms of media coverage. The two types of racing are National Hunt racing and Flat racing...

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United Kingdom - Cultural Leadership Style

United Kingdom: Cultural Leadership Style Assignment 2 Cultural Leadership Paper A wise Professor named Geert Hofstede established one of the best studies that put into account a countries culture and how values in the workplace can affect them. Today I will look at a particular country that is quite similar to the United States. The country I have chosen is the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom encompasses England, Wales, and Scotland (which combined make up Great Britain) and Northern...

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Advanced Practice Nurse and United Kingdom

NP-APN Nomenclature The United States and United Kingdom both utilize the title of nurse practitioner; however, other countries, such as South Korea, Singapore, and Switzerland continue to use the title advanced practice nurse (Pulcini, Jelic, Gul & Loke, 2009). This can lead to confusion on the part of the patient and family member who may not be familiar with the role of the advanced practice nurse in the clinical setting. Also, the authors’ state that the United Kingdom uses the terms specialist...

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Judicial Precedent in the United Kingdom

Court. Magistrates’ Courts and County Courts is the lowest court in the hierarchy. These courts are not bound by their own decisions, neither do they bind any other court, although they are expected to exercise consistent decision-making. The United Kingdom is now influenced by the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), and guidelines are provided by the European Court of Justice (ECJ). The ECJ is superior to the House of Lords, and its decisions are binding on all UK courts. Also, as a consequence...

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