1. What is the difference between Basic and Non-basic economic activity?
And which type of economic activity is more beneficial to a city?
Basic economic activity is money brought into the city from the surrounding country side that it serves. Non basic e
Current Events Guthrie Shelby Kennard
1. Hard times spark interest in New Deal sites Historic preservationists, officials are hoping for increased tourism updated 5 :11 p.m. CT, M on., Dec. 8, 2008 http:/www.msnbc.msn.com/id/28114419/ President Elect Obam
City Holding Hearings on Green Planning Ordinance for LA River by Damien Newton on December 10, 2008 http:/la.streetsblog.org/2008/12/10/city-holding-hearings-on-green-planning-ordinancefor-la-river/ The city of LA is holding hearings to hammer out new or
26. City Holding Hearings on Green Planning Ordinance for LA River by Damien Newton on December 10, 2008 http:/la.streetsblog.org/2008/12/10/city-holding-hearings-on-green-planning-ordinance-for-la-river/ The city of LA is holding hearings to hammer out n
Shelby Kennard Dr. Paul Landow PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 2000 Leadership and Administration February 20, 2009 Exam One Your best friend just started a new job as a supervisor in a challenging work environment and came to you for advice. She wants to know how
Take my definition and the Bennis ingredients, think them through, and explain what they mean in a practical sense, i.e. how would you define leadership in your personal context. Put another way, how do you know a leader when you see one at work, school,
Week Eight Reflection Paper
Reading Michael Maccobys article in the Ivey Business Journal: To Win The Respect Of Followers, Leaders Need Personality Intelligence, I was attracted to two terms he used. One was the Interactive Social Characte
Week Seven Reflection Paper
Think about a successful manager with whom you have worked or studied. What pattern of effective behaviors did he/she exhibit? I wanted to elaborate on this more than I did in my discussion post. The best manager
Week Six Reflection Paper
Reading Debbie Kruegers article: A Leaders Three Rs: Reading, Reflecting and Relationships, I thought about how I fit into and use each leadership power she describes. Im a reading tutor in the Irving Independent S
Week SIX Primary Questions 1) How is the freeway and suburban development linked?
As rail lines began to radiate from the city, suburbs began to spring up. These rail lines remained the primary source of transportation until after World War II. After Worl
What is land use and what are the major categories? What is land use theory? How does this theory aide the urban geographer?
2. Where is your cities PLVI and what urban model(s) does your city most closely resemble? The PLVI in Dallas, TX. Is around th
Why are cities segregated? How did immigration affect this pattern?
There are five measures of segregation pick one and explain it by using your city as an example. Concentration Degree to which a group lives in a restricted amount of urban space, particu
Shelby Kennard Assignment Two question 4 January 29, 2009 The sociospatial approach to urban sociology emphasizes the links with the global system of capitalism, the actions of the real estate industry. The growth of the metropolitan area has been caused
Week Four Assignments: Theories and Ideas
February 2, 2009 Topic: Urban Theories and Ideas Week Four Readings: 1. Read the lecture notes that are found on Blackboard: Course Documents 2. Read Chapter Three in the text: The Rise of Urban Sociology Activiti
Shelby Kennard Assignment Three Feb. 5, 2009 The chapter and the notes discuss capitalism and mercantilism. Explain the difference between the two types of economic activity. Then explain why you think capitalism became the dominate form of economic activ
Shelby Kennard Assignment Two January 28, 2009 The authors suggest that most of the time we do not consciously think about or identify the metropolitan region from which we come. What are some of the characteristics of the metropolitan region in which you
Assignment Memorandum Format: TO: Dr. Carl Ekstrom FROM: Shelby Kennard Exercise #4 1. At this point its obvious that this city government is full with corruption. Theres a good chance that if you contact an internal agency that deals with these internal
Assignment Memorandum Format: TO: Dr. Carl Ekstrom FROM: Shelby Kennard
5/25/2008 To: City Manager East Wallingford CC: Director, Division of Community Transportation Planning, State Department of transportation From: G. Shelby Kennard State Department of
Assignment Memorandum Format: TO: Dr. Carl Ekstrom FROM: Shelby Kennard Subject: Identification of Unit of Government 1. Name of Unit and Its URL Irving Independent School District http:/www.irvingisd.net/ 2. Mission "The Irving ISD, in partnership with f
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Dr. Carl Ekstrom Shelby Kennard Final Examination Final Examination 20 points, 5 each question Submit at any time but not later than July 21, 2008, at 9 a.m. (CDT)
Instructions: Write a response to the following four questions and submit you
Assignment Memorandum Format: TO: FROM: RE: Dr. Carl Ekstrom Shelby Kennard Assignment 7
Form 20 TO: From: Subject: Field Personnel A. Babcock Secretary, Department of Environmental Protection Wetlands Conservation Act of 2007
The Wetlands Conservation Ac
Dallas is the third-largest city in Texas and is the seat of Dallas County and the cultural and economic center of the 12-county Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area known as the "Metroplex." Surprisingly, Dallas is a cosmopolitan city tha