Latin America Essays (Examples)

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Problems Faced By Gangs In America

Pages: 3 (933 words) Sources: 3 Document Type:Essay Document #:49701933

Gangs
Introduction
Gangs in america have formed the subject of a large number of research works, thereby becoming a growth sector (Sanchez-Jankowski, 2003). The definition of the term ……

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References

California Department of Justice. (1993). Gangs 2000: A call to action. Sacramento, California: Department of Justice.

Department of Public Security. (2007). Definition and classification of gangs: Executive summary. Washington, DC: Organization of American States.

Sanchez-Jankowski, M. (2003). Gangs and social change. Theoretical Criminology, 7(2), 191-216. DOI: 10.1177/1362480603007002413.

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Calle Ocho Festival Miami

Pages: 4 (1089 words) Sources: 4 Document Type:Term Paper Document #:95685977

Miami is the de facto gateway to latin america, and Calle Ocho has for decades served as the hub of the city’s Cuban culture and community. When it first began more than … Calle Ocho street festival was almost exclusively Cuban in character. Now the Calle Ocho festival reflects shifting demographics and the greater diversity of latin america people in South Florida. I selected the Calle Ocho street festival as an example of what the overall area has to offer. The … Hispanic festival in the entire country,” (Benowitz 1). Calle Ocho is important to share with the world because of the way it showcases latin america music, food, art, dance, and culture and also because of the way it defines Miami as a unique urban hub.
Traditionally, the Calle ……

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Works Cited

“8 Reasons to Fall In Love With Little Havana and Calle Ocho.” The Miami Herald. Retrieved from: https://www.miamiherald.com/miami-com/things-to-do/article225811520.html

Benowitz, Shane. “Calle Ocho Music Festival.” Miami and Beaches. Retrieved from:  https://www.miamiandbeaches.com/events/detail/calle-ocho-music-festival/f8f6984e-103a-4784-beff-f6a05c61e9d3 

Calle Ocho.com. The MSC 2019 kick-off party. Retrieved from:  https://www.calleocho.com/ 

“Little Havana, Miami, neighborhood guide.” Time Out. Retrieved from: https://www.timeout.com/miami/little-havana

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Biblical Text And God S Character

Pages: 8 (2389 words) Sources: 5 Document Type:Research Proposal Document #:46963717

… and his position on the oppressed[footnoteRef:13]. Therefore, the oppressed can see God through their circumstances. [13: Supra, note 10, at 15-52.]
For the latin and Black Church in america, the Asian Christian community in Asia, and the Christian Church in Independent Africa, the ideas that will be generated in these findings will ……

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Elliott, John E. \\\\\\"Oppression, Exploitation and Injustice in the Old Testament: The View from Liberation Theology.\\\\\\" International Journal of Social Economics, Vol. 19, No. 10/11/12 (1992): 15-52.

Hayes, John H., and Carl R. Holladay. Biblical exegesis: a beginner\\\\\\'s handbook. Westminster John Knox Press, 2007.

Klein, William W., Craig L. Blomberg, and Robert L. Hubbard Jr. Introduction to biblical interpretation. Zondervan Academic, 2017.

Pontifical Biblical Commission. The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church: Address of His Holiness Pope John Paul II and Document of the Pontifical Biblical Commission. Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 1993.

Thiselton, Anthony C. Hermeneutics: an introduction. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 2009.

Thomas, James, and Angela Harden. \\\\\\"Methods for the thematic synthesis of qualitative research in systematic reviews.\\\\\\" BMC medical research methodology 8, no. 1 (2008): 45.

Tikito, Iman, and Nissrine Souissi. \\\\\\"Meta-analysis of systematic literature review methods.\\\\\\" International Journal of Modern Education and Computer Science 11, no. 2 (2019): 17.

West, Gerald O. \\\\\\"Locating \\\\\\'Contextual Bible Study\\\\\\' within biblical liberation hermeneutics and intercultural biblical hermeneutics.\\\\\\" HTS Theological Studies 70, no. 1 (2014): 1-10.

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Sociology Law And Identity

Pages: 6 (1908 words) Sources: 1 Document Type:Essay Document #:83127915

… a familiar gesture in western culture to indicate OK with the thumb and the index finger joined to form a circle, in some latin america countries, it's considered to be an insulting and obscene connotation (Renteln, 2004, 12). For the average westerner, this gesture is an indication of … an insulting and obscene connotation (Renteln, 2004, 12). For the average westerner, this gesture is an indication of satisfaction and wellness, but in latin america, it is demeaning and degrading, an aspect that can be used as a basis or evidence to a criminal case.
It is, however, ……

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References

Renteln, A. D. (2004). The cultural defense. Oxford University Press.

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Indian Removal Act 1830

Pages: 13 (4034 words) Sources: 13 Document Type:Research Paper Document #:92871385


The Indian Removal Act signed by Andrew Jackson in 1830 was meant to establish peace in the nation and to give the Native america their own territory where they could practice their own activities, traditions and culture without interference from the america government. However, the Act resulted in the forced migration of thousands of Native america from their traditional homelands to a region of the U.S. that did not suit their lifestyle or their culture. Many suffered and died … the Southern states to Oregon. Though Jackson may have had good intentions at the time, the removal can now be viewed as an america tragedy that might have been prevented. In fact, it was just one example of an exercise in human rights abuses in a long … it was just one example of an exercise in human rights abuses in a long history of human rights abuses committed……

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Works Cited

Primary Sources

Crockett, Davy, “On the removal of the Cherokees, 1834,” Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. https://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-now/spotlight-primary-source/davy-crockett-removal-cherokees-1834

“The Magnetic Telegraph.” Ladies’ Repository 10(1850): 61-62. O’Sullivan, John. “Annexation.” United States Magazine and Democratic Review, vol.17, no. 1 (July-August 1845): 5-10.

Sevier, John. Letter to the Cherokee. DPLA.  https://dp.la/primary-source-sets/cherokee-removal-and-the-trail-of-tears/sources/1500 

Secondary Sources

Brown-Rice, Kathleen. "Examining the Theory of Historical Trauma Among Native Americans." Professional Counselor 3, no. 3 (2013).

Cave, Alfred A. "Abuse of power: Andrew Jackson and the Indian removal act of 1830." The Historian 65, no. 6 (2003): 1330-1353.

Cherokee Preservation Foundation. “About the Eastern Band.” Cherokee Preservation, 2010.  http://cherokeepreservation.org/who-we-are/about-the-ebci/

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Nike S Colin Kaepernick Ad Campaign

Pages: 7 (2187 words) Sources: 6 Document Type:Research Paper Document #:13776078

… corporations like Disney that seek to promote progressive values that they do not appreciate.
Nike also could benefit from bringing production back to america. This is something the Trump administration has been vocal about and making shoes in america would bolster its image among majority populations.
Implementation
Changes in Organizational Culture
Nike’s organizational culture has embrace progressivism in recent years but by … labor. Offshoring labor has decimated communities here in the US as they have lost jobs to overseas. Nike could be a Made in america company, which would boost its image and allow it to maintain operations as the virus……

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References

About Nike. (2020). Retrieved from  https://about.nike.com/ 

Bartash, J. (2020). Apple’s Covid-19 warning. Retrieved from  https://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-much-will-covid-19-hurt-the-us-economy-its-anyones-guess-right-now-2020-02-12 

Delventhal, S. (2019). Nike facing challenging dynamics. Retrieved from  https://www.investopedia.com/news/nike-facing-challenging-dynamics-goldman-sachs/ 

Freberg, K., Graham, K., McGaughey, K., & Freberg, L. A. (2011). Who are the social media influencers? A study of public perceptions of personality. Public Relations Review, 37(1), 90-92.

Neikirk, T. (2019). Nike sales are again way up. Retrieved from  https://hillreporter.com/nike-sales-are-again-way-up-following-conservative-boycott-40033 

Nusser, S., Mahle, I., & Pätzmann, J. U. (2015). How Social Commerce Communication can support Brand Loyalty: An Analysis of Nike‘s Efforts in Facebook Community Management. Markenbrand, (4/2015), 48-57.

Oyedele, A. (2018). Nike surges. Retrieved from  https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/nike-earnings-q4-2018-2018-6-1027328545 

Storey, G. (2019). Nike and the importance of meaningful brand values. Retrieved from  https://polpeo.com/nike-and-the-importance-of-meaningful-brand-values/

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Sports And Glocalization

Pages: 2 (667 words) Sources: 2 Document Type:Essay Document #:86549907

… basketball in the East (China). The glocalization of soccer in the U.S. shows the way in which a globally celebrated sport has been america in terms of how it is appreciated. Soccer has never had the appeal in the U.S. that it has had in Europe or … in terms of how it is appreciated. Soccer has never had the appeal in the U.S. that it has had in Europe or latin america. america sport has primarily been dominated by baseball, football, and basketball. Soccer, however, is now on the rise as the fashion trend of following … club) has blossomed in the U.S. and produced an aesthetic glocalization (Jijon, 2017). The International Champions Cup, for example, has been given an america rendition, with “america promoters and communities taking the world’s most popular sport and infusing it with traditional america sporting values. Club chants have been replaced by pop……

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Campos, E. (2017). The glocalization of soccer in America. Retrieved from  https://thesocietypages.org/trot/2017/07/20/the-glocalization-of-soccer-in-america/ 

Jijon, I. (2017). The moral glocalization of sport: Local meanings of football in Chota Valley, Ecuador. International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 52(1), 82-96.

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Brazilian Market Entry Pricing Strategy

Pages: 11 (3155 words) Sources: 11 Document Type:Reaction Paper Document #:56127693

… it has options when entering this market.
Another opportunity for Peak is to use Brazil as a springboard for the rest of South america. It’s the biggest market in the region, but there are other strong markets, in particular the Andean countries, which make up most of … in the region, but there are other strong markets, in particular the Andean countries, which make up most of the rest of South america. Lessons learned in Brazil can probably be applied to other countries in the region.
There are also threats that Peak has to take ……

References

References

Chappelow, J. (2019) Monopolistic competition. Investopedia. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from https://www.investopedia.com/terms/m/monopolisticmarket.asp

CIA World Factbook. (2020) Brazil. Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/br.html

Decker, A. (2020) The ultimate guide to pricing strategies HubSpot. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from  https://blog.hubspot.com/sales/pricing-strategy 

Dourado, A., Canabrava, L, Spadano, L, Alvarenga, P., Salles, R., Advogados, F., Lourencao, M. & Trung, T. (2019) Doing business in Brazil: An overview. Thomson Reuters Practical Law. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from  https://uk.practicallaw.thomsonreuters.com/0-503-8385?__lrTS=20180603124715781&transitionType=Default&contextData= (sc.Default)&firstPage=true&bhcp=1#co_anchor_a102539

Downey, L. (2019) Brazilian real. Investopedia. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from https://www.investopedia.com/terms/forex/a/brl-brazilian-real.asp

Furgison, L. (2019) SWOT analysis, step 5: developing actionable strategies. BPlans.com. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from  https://articles.bplans.com/swot-analysis-challenge-day-5-turning-swot-analysis-actionable-strategies/ 

Kokemuller, N. (2020) Entry pricing strategy. Houston Chronicle. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from  https://smallbusiness.chron.com/entry-pricing-strategy-61428.html 

Riley, C. (2019) Jair Bolsinaro says Brazil is open for business. CNN Business. Retrieved March 28, 2020 from https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/22/business/bolsonaro-brazil-davos-foreign-investment/index.html

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1960s Cold War

Pages: 2 (725 words) Sources: 3 Document Type:Essay Document #:32710214

… did. Each tried to spread their influence—the U.S. throughout Europe via the Marshall Plan (Hogan & Hogan, 1989); the Soviets throughout Asia and latin america through subsidization of Communist takeovers. The scare of Communism taking over in the U.S. was evident: McCarthyism was the result of this scare, ……

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References

Hogan, M. J. & Hogan, M. (1989). The Marshall Plan: America, Britain and the

Reconstruction of Western Europe, 1947-1952. Cambridge University Press.

Stone, O. & Kuznick, P. (2012). The untold history of the United States. NY: Gallery.

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Evolving Public Interpretation Of Gentrification

Pages: 15 (4506 words) Sources: 25 Document Type:Term Paper Document #:63686489

… bike-share bikes pop up near a busy corner? That's gentrification.
– Pete Saunders, 2017
Gentrification is one of the most controversial issues in america cities today. But as the epigraph above clearly indicates, it also remains one of the least understood. Few agree on how to define … are accused of committing that newest of social sins: ‘gentrification’” (36).
Not surprisingly, this negative perception of gentrification on the part of the america public has represented a major, long-term constraint to developing the types of public-private partnerships that can help rebuild the inner cities of many … embedded in the way many activists understand urban evolution. And the thinking behind it has become a serious obstacle to the revival of america cities” (36). More problematic for proponents of gentrification has been the uptake of this negative view by policymakers and the america public in general. Civic developers have long recognized……

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Bibliography

Anderson, Elijah. 1990. Streetwise. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press.

Betancur, John J. “Gentrification in Latin America: Overview and Critical Analysis.” Urban Studies Research 37-41.

Berrey, Ellen C. 2005. Divided over diversity. City & Community 4 (2): 143-70

Black’s Law Dictionary. 1990. St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co.

Bostic, Raphael W., and Richard W. Martin. 2003. Black home-owners as a gentrifying force? Urban Studies 40 (12): 2427-49.

Brown-Saracino, Japonica. 2004. Social preservationists and the quest for authentic community. City & Community 3 (2): 135-56.

Brummet, Quentin, and Davin Reed. “The Effects of Gentrification on the Well-Being and Opportunity of Original Resident Adults and Children.” Working Paper (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia), 2019.

Capps, Kriston. “The Hidden Winners in Neighborhood Gentrification.” CityLab, July 22, 2019.

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