An Exercise in the Proper Use and Acknowledgment of Sources:
Below is a passage from a book by William Fleming. Read the passage carefully three or four
"Greek drama unfolds as a sequence of choral song, group dances, mimed acti
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February 9, 2012
Ms. Katherine Boulay
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Dear Professor Boulay:
I am pleased to give you a report on the Chicago mediasca
African American stereotypes
How do we define stereotypes? How do we define African American stereotypes? How
do we define African American stereotypes through the media? There are many stereotypes that
depict African Americans in a positive and
Chicago Waste Management
There are many places in this world that are struggling with controlling their
waste. Countries like India, are strong example of waste that is being controlled and
taking the lives of millions. In the United States waste manageme
The Bourgeois toiletry habitus
The argument is that these altitudes developed from the west a couple of centuries ago.
The group bourgeois, from the 19th century, had high levels of hostility toward
defecactory compared to other groups when it came to und
A Bath response
This paragraph is about the growth of bath tubs from the 1840s until the twentieth
century. It also details how the tubs were commonly used by the middle class and over
time the use of tub began to be used by all.
This paragraph is about h
Chicago News Mediascape
The Truth Behind Chicagos Media
People in Chicago have many sources of news. The question is which media outlet is the
best for you? The major news broadcasting companies are Fox, NBC, ABC, CNN, and CBS.
The two major news
When thinking about conducting this gender norms experiment, I wanted to really attack the
behaviors women took for granted. Society expectations for men require us to be gentleman like
when addressing women. So I began with a simple experiment of simpl
Its approximately 12:30 in afternoon in the state of Arizona and two different races of
families are walking down the same street. One of the races happens to be Mexican Americans.
Its a mildly warm day and both families are out enjoying t
Sitting by myself in the library, I have a feature story about a media worker but no
media worker to interview. Who knew this assignment would be so hard? I have no contacts in
the media industry and everyone is ignoring my emails. However, if yo
Its approximately 12:30 in afternoon and two different races of families are walking
down the same street. One of the races happens to be Mexican Americans. Its a mildly warm
day in the state of Arizona and both families just wants to get
1. This chapter is about linguistic diversion, and about circumlocution and
ellipticism, about terms used to obfuscate and disguise.
2. A true scholarly study of the subject would cross etymology, sociolinguistics, and
psychology and take in the
November 10, 2011
To: Portfolio Review Committee
Dear Committee Members:
Coming into the college as a freshman I knew it would be challenging to earn good grades.
Especially in subjects I have always been mediocre in.
English has never been my most
Rose George doesnt understand how todays society has grown so far from past
centuries technology wise, but still and yet dont have the strength to talk about a
substance that we ourselves produce. Many still believe in the current flush toilet sys
In response to Nacirema, The ending quote was a great way for Miner to conclude his
point. Throughout the entire article we are informed about a way of living that we have never
seen before. Miner goes into vivid details of their lifesty
Private vs. Public
In the article Dirty Spaces: Separation, Concealment, and Shame in the Public Toilet,
Ruth Barcan expresses her opinion that public bathrooms create an abstract idea on our culture.
What does society think of in reference to public ba
Right and Wrong
Me: Hey U2 how do you feel about the whole sampling situation between you and Negativland.
U2: I definitely think sampling is wrong. How can you take someone else hard work and reuse
as if youre the creator?
Negativland: Sampling is defini
April 21, 2012
Chicago, Illinois 60607
I honestly didnt know what type of experience I would gain from attending UIC. I have always
had very little interest in English. English has always been a subject that I never exc
In my past I watched Fox news from time to time and viewed them as one of the best media
sources that we today. From watching the documentary filmed, I have seen that I was wrong about Fox
being one of the most reliable sources that U.S. has. Fox
Trash of the Titans
The Simpsons episode did a great analysis of how sanitation is considered to be a
conversation worth not having. During the majority of the episode, Homer was thinking
about how he was going to win the office position instead of tackli
SUBJECT: THE EVOLUTION OF THE TOILET
Societies progress in toilets from cavemen to the present
The Designers of these toilets
The impact its had on society
What the future may hold for toilets
Which will lead me to:
My journey to college would be considered typical for some but unusual for most.
I was born and raised in Chicago but also spent a significant amount of my life in the
south suburbs of Chicago. Growing up under a single mother with six children wa
What Is Originality
There are many ways someone can say they are the originator of an idea. One can say
they thought of it first. They can say they were the first to show the public of their new creation.
They may even say they were the first to
They Say/I Say
Pg. 28-9 Exercise 1
a) When it comes to the top of Ohio groundwater, experiments suggest dangerous
levels of chemical X.
b) Many people assume that material forces drive history
c) When it come to the top of rationality, most of us readily
On Not Making History
Building a bathroom mean approaching fundamental
human disgust and anxieties.
This practice give our public life a kind of segregative
All six of SCA's constituent programs were born out of a
post 60's zeal for social ch