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  • Places and forms of power THE CONTROVERSIAL RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS (2nd amendment) : The american nightmare.

    Places and forms of power THE CONTROVERSIAL RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS (2nd amendment) : The american nightmare.

    Places and forms of power THE CONTROVERSIAL RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS (2nd amendment) : The american nightmare. Today I am going to talk about the notion of places and forms of power. First of all I want to give a definition of every keyword. “Places” could be important buildings or institutions which represent a certain form of power or a symbol of power. The “power” is the ability or official capacity to exercise control ,authority. It

    698 Mots / 3 Pages
  • How did the American people build a counter power during the Vietnam War?

    How did the American people build a counter power during the Vietnam War?

    How did the American people build a counter power during the Vietnam War? Doc: * Iconic photos from Life magazine * Kent State * Pentagon Papers * The Hippie movement * Pictures of anti-war demonstrations Introduction: I’m going to deal with the notion of Power and more specifically with the counter power against the Vietnam War. First of all, I will define the terms of the notion. Power is the ability to influence people’s behavior;

    274 Mots / 2 Pages
  • Myths and heroes : how are american soldiers portrayed as hereos in war movies ?

    Myths and heroes : how are american soldiers portrayed as hereos in war movies ?

    So today, I’m going to introduce you the notion of myth and heroes thanks to a topic studied in class « war on screen ». To begin, like to state a short definition of this notion. A myth is an idealized representation of a character, a historic event A hero the hero is as much a reality as a social construction, hovering between legend and reality. The hero can be someone who is admired for his noble

    638 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Native Americans in the United States

    Native Americans in the United States

    Je m'appelle Sarah et aujourd'hui, je vais vous présenter la notion de mythes et de héros. Un mythe peut être défini comme une histoire de dieux ou de héros, une croyance populaire, une tradition ou une fausse notion. Un héros peut être un une personne admirée pour ses réalisations, un super-héros ou peut-être un modèle. Comme Barack Obama était le 44ème président des Etats-Unis. Il a été élu deux fois : en 2008 et 2012.

    538 Mots / 3 Pages
  • American cilization

    American cilization

    [Titre du document] CIVILISATION AMERCAINE BOUREIMA TAPILY/ 70361360 BROCHURE PARCOURS UNIVERSITAIRE Tapilyboureima@gmail.com NOM : TAPILY PRENOM : BOUREIMA DATE ET LIEU DE NAISSANCE : VERS 1998 A DOUROU NUMERO MATRICULE : 16P1M13671B UNIVERSITE : KABALA FACULTE :FLSL CYCLE : licence 1 ;2 &3 MATIERE : LITERATURE ET CIVILISATION ETRANGERE ________________ CHAPTER 1:GENERAL PRESENTATION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA The United States of America is a federal republic composed of 50 states. Washington D.C is

    31 151 Mots / 125 Pages
  • American literature, The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway

    American literature, The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway

    American Literature March 15, 2019 Passage Analysis In Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea, Hemingway sets the stage for the story with the following passage: “He was an old man who fished alone in a skiff in the Gulf Stream and he had gone eighty-four days now without taking a fish. In the first forty days a boy had been with him. But after forty days without a fish the boy’s parents told

    599 Mots / 3 Pages
  • American beauty

    American beauty

    American beauty nous raconte l’histoire de la famille Burnham et de leurs nouveaux voisins les Fitts. Le héros du film, Lester Burnham sait qu’il va mourir et nous narre la dernière année de sa vie. Il nous guide dans ce qu’était son existence, c’est à dire sa femme, sa fille, ses voisins, son travail…et il invite le spectateur à être voyeur et à suivre chaque personnage dans son intimité, en lui exposant ses points de

    2 021 Mots / 9 Pages
  • Introduction to the American legal system

    Introduction to the American legal system

    Introduction to the American legal system Chapter 1 The federal court system : structure, judicial system Introduction -two seperate and interacting jurisdictions : state and federal -jurisdiction = hear and determine a case -federal courts = powers given by constitution -state courts = limited jurisdiction Jurisdiction of the Federal Courts Federal question jurisdiction -cases concerning federal, constitutional, and treaties -lower federal courts -> given general federal question jurisdiction (GFQJ) in 18 -state courts = enforce

    4 013 Mots / 17 Pages
  • Myths and Heroes : Is the suburban dream a utopia or a dystopia ? A dream or a nightmare?

    Myths and Heroes : Is the suburban dream a utopia or a dystopia ? A dream or a nightmare?

    Introduction : The notion I'm going to deal with is Myths and Heroes. First, let me define those terms : myth refers to a popular belief or tradition embodying the ideals and institutions of a society (here the American dream and so the suburban dream) and the term hero refers to the main character in a literary or dramatic work. Is the suburban dream a utopia or a dystopia ? A dream or a nightmare?

    1 257 Mots / 6 Pages
  • The American Constitution

    The American Constitution

    The American Constitution and the President Here’s a link to a transcription of the Constitution in its original form: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution “The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for, among old parchments, or musty records.They are written, as with a sun beam in the whole volume of human nature, by the hand of the divinity itself; and can never be erased or obscured by mortal power.” — Alexander Hamilton, 17 “The basis of

    1 749 Mots / 7 Pages
  • The notion of power : can we say that the subject of weapons is a factor of division of the american population ?

    The notion of power : can we say that the subject of weapons is a factor of division of the american population ?

    I am going to talk about the notion of power. First of all, I would like to give a definition of the power: it's when a person, a group or a nation having great influence or control over others. To illustrate the notion, I have chosen two documents; first, there is “Welcome to the NRA”, a commercial by the National Rifle Association, to protect the right to keep and bear arms. Next, I chose the

    570 Mots / 3 Pages
  • American Girl Doll

    American Girl Doll

    American girl Doll Ce doc est intitulé « American girl Doll » il est extrait de la chaîne d’information américaine VOA news et date de novembre 2011. Ce document vidéo nous présente le concept développé par la marque American Doll dont les clientes/le marché cible sont les petites filles. Tout d’abord, le reporter nous présente Kelly qui fait des courses avec sa mère au Tyson Corner dans l’état de Virginie qui expose ses motivations d’achat.

    462 Mots / 2 Pages
  • The American 30s (civilisation USA)

    The American 30s (civilisation USA)

    The American 30s * H. Hoover believed in « Rugged individualism » + less intervention of the gov in the economy * American public expected the gov to give eco aid but Hoover thought it would create dependency (bc of subsidies) and would stifle individual initiatives * Increase taxes and cut general spendings * Black Thursday : crash Wall Street

    3 950 Mots / 16 Pages
  • Synthèse Myths and Heroes : to what extent there is many people who have improved the life of the black American community?

    Synthèse Myths and Heroes : to what extent there is many people who have improved the life of the black American community?

    Dorian Conchon Myths and heroes Today I am going to deal with the notion of Myths and Heroes which refers to a person with great nobility and who has achieved a lot of exploits that led them to be beloved by everyone. A myth is an oral story which can or cannot be true but he is a mysterious legend which went through generations. To illustrate this notion I will talk about the segregation and

    967 Mots / 4 Pages
  • Th new Americans

    Th new Americans

    THE NEW AMERICANS: On this document we can see one picture and one painting by two different artists showing two types of Americans in two different periods. The painting was created by Grant Wood in 1930 and it is entitled “American Gothic” and the picture was taken by Santiago Forero in 2010 and it is called: “Mexican American Gothic”. These two documents have a lot in common yet a lot of differences. How can we

    475 Mots / 2 Pages
  • Places and forms of power : how have African Americans achieved recognition?

    Places and forms of power : how have African Americans achieved recognition?

    Places and forms of power The notion of power generally implies a basic division between those who have and exercise power and those who have not or little of it. As a consequence, the exercise of power within a community requires that its members accept or even internalize a complex system of relations, laws, rules, and regulations, and respect symbols such as specific institutions (the monarchy, parliament…). This helps to create social cohesion on the

    661 Mots / 3 Pages
  • A midsummer night’s dream, Shakespeare

    A midsummer night’s dream, Shakespeare

    A midsummer night’s dream = songe d’une nuit d’été de Shakespeare The story is about a love story but we have a struggle btw main characters = in love with each other but not the right person = trouble in couple. We have the notion of desir, Theseus is very happy to get married w/ his wife Hippolyta = positiv note about love and desir. The story take places in Athens, Greece. Theseus is the

    947 Mots / 4 Pages
  • The American Gun Violence

    Brouillard Naomi TS1 The American Gun Violence In this essay we are going to deal with the american gun violence. It is related to the notion of Places and Forms of Power. Here the power means the influence of a person or a group of person over other persons. We are going to see that power can be cultural, economical and political. Therefore we may wonder if the 2nd amendment which allows the citizens to

    1 126 Mots / 5 Pages
  • The development of the French executive : Endogenous Americanization

    The development of the French executive : Endogenous Americanization

    The development of the French executive : Endogenous Americanization The United States is regularly cited as an example or repellent by the French political class, both in political programs and in practice, so much so that one can wonder about an Americanization of French politics. However, this trend has increased in recent years, especially on the occasion of elections. Already in 2007, the American factor played an important role in the presidential campaign. But it

    368 Mots / 2 Pages
  • The american revolution

    The american revolution

    I. Introduction Throughout the eighteenth century, colonists had developed significant emotional ties with both the British monarchy and the British constitution. And yet, in a little over a decade, those same colonists would declare their independence and break away from the British Empire. Seen from 1763, nothing would have seemed as improbable as the American Revolution. II. The Origins of the American Revolution Between the Glorious Revolution of 1688 and the middle of the eighteenth

    2 130 Mots / 9 Pages
  • The idea of progress : How have changes in American society affected family life ?

    The idea of progress : How have changes in American society affected family life ?

    So today i am going to talk about the idea of progress. Progress is an idea that can be defined as a change, a development or even an improvement in anything and often contributes in making the world a better place . To illustrate this notion i will try to explain how have changes in American society affected family life. That is why we are going to see what where the different family structures that

    644 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Myths and heroes : What makes a person African-American a hero and a myth in the United States?

    Myths and heroes : What makes a person African-American a hero and a myth in the United States?

    Myths and heroes: First of all, I would like to give a definition of this notion. A myth can be defined as a story about gods or heroes, it can be a popular belief or a tradition or a false notion. A hero can be a mythological figure, a person who is admired for his or her achievements a superhero or maybe a role model or an icon. This year in class, we studied several

    446 Mots / 2 Pages
  • The dream wallet

    The dream wallet

    The dream wallet Lucas * Acheter n’importe quoi sans avoir à regarder son compte (tout est démat) * Application qui fait tout automatiquement (Logiciel comptabilité) * Pas du tout de portefeuille physique, tout sur ton téléphone Deo gratias * Plus petit * Beaucoup de poche * Plier en trois sans que ça devienne trop épais * Revoir la taille des cartes * Avoir tout ton portefeuille * Matière durabilité (exemple : Cuir) * Design simple

    294 Mots / 2 Pages
  • Differences between American and British Laws

    Differences between American and British Laws

    Why is the law sometimes so different in the United States compared to Britain? We will first define what is the law. Then, we will study the historical aspect of each country. Law can be defined as a set of mandatory rules which is applied to all people regarding their status The system of the United States is complex because there are different kinds of laws: national, Federal, and state laws. Every citizen must follow

    264 Mots / 2 Pages
  • Myths and Heroes : how does the cowboy embody American values ?

    Myths and Heroes : how does the cowboy embody American values ?

    Myth and Heroes Today I’m going to deal with the notion of Myths and Heroes. A myth is a traditional story concerning the early history of a people or explaining a natural or a social phenomenon. It involves supernatural beings. A hero is a person with supernatural abilities who is admired for his courage and his achievements. Today, a hero is a person who helps other people. To illustrate this notion I will talk about

    770 Mots / 4 Pages

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