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  • International theme in The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

    Henry James is the most prominent American novelist who practices the international novels which deals with America and Europe. Among the subjects and the themes which James wrote about , his international theme is the most recurrent in his work, in other words we can say that international theme is often associated with Henry James. He considered himself to be cosmopolitan, a citizen of the world, making out of his characters cosmopolitan characters too. „The Portrait of a lady” is among...

  • Immigrants’ Assimilation in Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Lowland

    Abstract: The process of assimilation in the case of an immigrant is a difficult one, especially when the transition from one country to another is hampered by the large differences between the two countries, as in the case of India and America. In The Lowland, Jhumpa Lahiri managed to capture the experiences and transformations of the self of the American Indian immigrant. The present work aims to capture all these processes. Key words: assimilation, immigrant, identity. Assimilation is...

  • WorldCom - The Fraud

    WorldCom is a major global communications provider, operating in more than 65 countries. WorldCom provides data transmission and Internet services for businesses, and, through its MCI unit, provides telecommunications services for businesses and consumers. WorldCom became an important player in the telecommunications industry in the 1990s. However, as the economy cooled in 2001, WorldCom's earnings and profits similarly declined, making it difficult to keep WorldCom's earnings in line with...

  • Management

    The funds that the organization uses to meet its obligations to various creditors E.g: borrowing and lending money – banks - money from customers to pay the wholesalers - tuition Economy, consumer markets, technology, politics, cultural forces – are all changing so rapidly that an organization that does not adapt will probably not survive To adapt, to change, an organization must know what is changing and how it is changing Companies are finding it increasingly important to gather...

  • Gramatica Limbii Engleze

    PRESENT TENSE SIMPLE/PRESENT TENSE CONTINUOUS Present Tense Simple is used to express: Present tense Continuous is used to express: 1. Habits and routines e.g Karen usually deals with the clients. I often get junk emails from unknown . companies. 1. Events happening at the moment of speaking or around the moment of speaking e.g. He is having breakfast at the moment. It is snowing hard today. 2. Permanent/general situations e.g I work for a big foreign trade firm. My parents live...

  • The Role of Humanitarian Law in Military Operations

    Agenda The need of a legal basis of conducting warfare International Humanitarian Law and the challenges of contemporary armed conflicts Counter-terrorist Operations and the Rule of Law Codes of conduct issued by armed groups The need of a legal basis of conducting warfare International humanitarian law has a brief but eventful history. It was not until the second half of the nineteenth century that nations agreed on international rules to avoid needless suffering in wars-rules they...

  • Structural Geology

    Structural Geology is the branch of geology that deals with the form, arrangement, and internal structure of the rocks, and especially with the description, representation, and analysis of structures, chiefly on a moderate to small scale Similar to tectonics, but the latter term is used for broader regional or historical structures A. Primary - Formed by the formation of the rock itself B. Local gravity-driven - formed due to slip down an inclined surface - Includes: Slumping, at any...

  • Engleza - Master Comert

    CURS LB. ENGLEZA – COMUNICARE IN AFACERI (Comert) 1. Translate the following sentences into Romanian: 1. He is an auditor as his job is to examine the financial records of companies or business organizations. 2. Every year the shareholders take part in the General Annual Meeting where the annual report is presented. 3. Which is the first item on the agenda in today’s meeting? 4. Each year the shareholders are sent the company’s balance sheet that shows if the company has been profitable...

  • The Unipolar Moment 1992-2008 - Concept and Examples

    Unipolarity in international politics is the distribution of power in which one state exercises most of the cultural, economic, and military influence. A hegemon has the opportunity to shape the international system in according to its political values and interests, but it also has to manage the system and to tackle international crisis. However, in time political rivals may rise and challenge the order promoted by the hegemon. After the fall of the USSR at the end of 1991, America was...

  • Syntactic Alternations in English

    FOREWORD This book has grown out of the material gathered for an elective course taught to the fourth students of English at the University of Craiova, University of Bucharest and ‘Spiru Haret’ University in Bucharest since 2003. Chapter 1 addresses the thorny problem of syntactic alternations in English focusing on the argument structure and its changes of transitive, unergative and ergative verbs in the compelling lexical-syntax framework proposed by Hale and Keyse’s series of...

  • Deflections of Elastic Beams - Solved Problems

    The beam shown in the following figure is made out of wood (E = 104 N/mm2) and has a rectangular cross-section with the dimensions of b = 15 cm and h = 30 cm. a) determine the slope and the deflection at the mid-pan of the beam by using: - the direct integration method; - the moment area method; - the conjugate beam method; - the step function method b) determine de maximum deflection c) check up the stiffness requirement knowing that The direct integration method: According to the...

  • Echoes of 2008

    The article we are commenting on today appeared on the online edition of “The Economist” on October, 8t and is called “Echoes of 2008”. It brings out the vulnerable financial situation in Europe. The indebted countries from Europe are blocking the ECB’s capability of funding and also other banks are not lending to each other. Such crisis is threatening to reach America which, on top of this, is confronting with other economic problems. A situation similar to 2008 when Lehman Brothers...

  • Tehnological Works - Tehnologie

    ASSIGNMENT NUMBER 1 MATERIALS TRANSPORTATION WITH TOWER CRANES. LIFTING DEVICES Choose the tower crane necessary to lift different loads. Establish the lifting device type. 1.1. Calculation steps 1. Estimate the loads characteristics; 2. Determine the working fronts of the lifting device; 3. Evaluate the necessary technological parameters for the lifting device; 4. Choose the lifting device. 1.2. The assignment content a) Computation notes in order to choose the tower crane...

  • Film Studies

    From its early beginnings in the 1890s (with Lumière and Edison), to the contemporary hypermedia, film has been discussed as an art form, but also as a cultural product, the main foci of analysis being aesthetics, medium specificity, genre, realism, perception, representation, communication and reception. Film studies have emerged as heavily indebted to literary and cultural studies, aiming at bringing forth the filmic text, its addresser and addressee, within ideology and the broader...

  • Film Translation and Interpretation

    Watch the whole film Compare the existing script/scripts with the actual utterances Note the differences Translate picture information (cultural codes) Observe time cuts, breaks, flashbacks, close-ups etc. (dramatic reasons) Pay attention to problems of vocabulary, forms of address, family relations, titles and other such details Often, additional research is needed (spelling of names, lyrics that are difficult to hear, historical events, literary issues) Novel: published in 1998,...

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