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Rodrigo works with WritePass as an Editor. He assists in posting and editing articles on WritePass Journal.

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PHI Summative Assessment

| February 7, 2017

Introduction Health is defined as the stage of being physically, mentally and socially sound. To elaborate, health is both the inner and outer state, the stage of being free of diseases, the state of the soul, being more optimistic and not giving up in any kind of difficulties.

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Explain and assess Haidt’s ‘moral foundations’ theory

| February 7, 2017

Introduction This essay will explain and assess Moral Foundations Theory (MFT), which was originally developed by Haidt, and which he has since worked on with a number of collaborators. The first part of this essay will outline the philosophical background of the theory, especially its relationship to Continental rationalism and British empiricism.

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Analysis of the Warehouse Automation Failure at Sainsbury’s

| February 7, 2017

Abstract All organizational departments play a collective role in ensuring that the intended goals and targets are achieved. It is vital that they work together because the whole is greater than the sum of the parts. Because of the connection that exists amongst different departments, failure in one department may have a detrimental effect to […]

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Application of psychological theories at the Queens Hospital

| February 7, 2017

Abstract This report analyses the application of psychological theories at the Queens Hospital where I was on placement as a Health Care Assistant.

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Constitutional conventions represent important rules of political behaviour which are necessary for the smooth running of the constitution.’ (Allen and Thompson, Cases and Materials on Constitutional and Administrative Law, 9th edition, 2008)

| February 7, 2017

Abstract The UK does not have a written constitution and as such there is a heavy reliance on the constitutional conventions.

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How Changes in Communication and Technology Affected the Role of the Modern Diplomat

| February 7, 2017

Introduction This brief aims to discuss how changes in communication and technology affected the role of the modern diplomat. A diplomat is one who is sent abroad to represent his own country to carry out diplomatic duties (Carta, 2012).

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A Comparison of the Merits of using Software or Hardware Transactional Memory, against Traditional ‘Semaphore’ Locking

| February 7, 2017

1. Introduction Transactional memory is poised to take parallel programming a step higher by making it more efficient and much easier to achieve, compared to traditional ‘semaphore’ locking.  This is because transactional memory is easier to handle when tasks are divided into several free threads, especially when these threads do not have common access to […]

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Waste Management individual coursework

| February 7, 2017

Brief overview The modern day industrial societies are concerned with environmental protection and sustainable use of natural resources. A lot of waste is generated by businesses, households and the construction industry globally on daily basis.

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Describe the cognitive processes required when preparing for examinations

| February 7, 2017

Introduction The aim of the present paper was to investigate and discuss the cognitive processes involved in the preparation for exams.

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Why do we need to focus on the concept of secularism if we want to understand the role of religion in contemporary affairs?

| February 7, 2017

Introduction Globalization in the 21st century has resulted in greater diversity of peoples and religious pluralism across the globe.

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Evidence-based Interventions for a Patient Suffering from Dementia

| February 7, 2017

Introduction Evidence-based practice has been promoted in all healthcare levels in the NHS (Department of Health, 2012). This is done to ensure that interventions are supported by current evidence in healthcare and have been found to be effective for most patients (Pearson et al., 2009).

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Cultural Analysis of France

| February 7, 2017

Abstract The nation of France has provided substantial contributions to both society and culture over the course of history.

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Critical Appraisal

| February 7, 2017

Introduction This essay will critically appraise a paper investigating the relationship between moderate alcohol intake during pregnancy and risk of foetal death written by Andersen et al. (2012).

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With reference to the Gamor Serious Case Review (Hackney LSCB 2008) and in the context of current legislation, policy and multi-agency guidance, discuss what social work interventions might have been in place to protect the children, Antoine and Keneice, and to respond to the needs of the adults in the family

| February 7, 2017

Introduction This essay centres on the tragic killing of Antoine, aged 10, and Keneice, aged 3 by their mentally ill mother. The Gamor Serious Case Review (Hackney LSCB 2008) states that no further action on the part of the social workers could have prevented the killings and this essay will examine whether other social work […]

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Study Tour Report to Germany on the Theme Industrial Relations, Labour Productivity and National Development

| February 6, 2017

Historical and theoretical perspectives on industrial relations, labour productivity and national development Industrial relations grew out of the need for workers to join forces and present their grievances to the employers as a unified force.

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How the teachings of Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab influenced everyday life in Saudi Arabia

| February 6, 2017

Introduction Commins (2006, p. 97) asserts that the teachings of Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab have influenced the contemporary political and cultural environment in Saudi Arabia.

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Walmart’s Key HR Functions Underperforming

| February 6, 2017

Introduction The success of any organization depends on its strategic asset, the human capital. As pointed out by Lawler (1996), organization’s competitive advantage comes from its human capital.

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Essay about citizenship – Citizenship in São Paulo’s Favelas

| February 6, 2017

Introduction São Paulo is not only the biggest city in Brazil, but is the biggest proper in the Americas and in the southern hemisphere and not to mention, ranking seventh in terms of population in the whole world.

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Has the Single Market project in Europe been a success?

| February 6, 2017

Abstract The establishment of the EU’s single market was intended to create jobs and enhance prosperity. Since it was established in 1992, significant benefits have been made to the EU’s internal market and a lot of opportunities have been created.

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Social Policy on Healthcare: A Comparative Analysis of Germany, Sweden and USA

| February 6, 2017

Introduction This essay aims to examine healthcare policies in the countries of Germany, Sweden and USA. A discussion on how these countries differ in access to healthcare services, funding and how they address health inequalities will be done.

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