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Historical and cultural context

Sherlock Holmes is a detective of the late 19th and early 20th century, created by Arthur Conan Doyle. Doyle based Sherlock Holmes on a person called Doctor Joseph Bell, a surgeon and teacher he had studied with while attending Edinburgh University. Holmes is good at using logic and careful observationRead More

Cultural identity

In the Play ‘Translations’ the characters are separated into the two groups the English colonists, Captain Lancey and Lieutenant Yolland, and the Gaelic speaking Irish population, Manus, Sarah, Jimmy Jack, Maire, Doalty, Bridget, Hugh and Owen. Coming from different backgrounds mean the two groups the characters speech has been carefullyRead More

Pop cultural medium

The growth of the Internet as a pop cultural medium poses a danger to youth. Teenagers could seriously end up getting hurt online without them realizing it. Online web pages such as MySpace can seriously harm teenagers. It could lead to dangerous online predators, horrible health problems, and it canRead More

Cultural and historical factors

Here we look at how the social, cultural and historical factors of the 1920’s and 1930’s may have affected the writing, producing and performance of the play, ‘Waiting For Lefty’, by Clifford Odet. Social factors The play was written and performed in 1962. There are many social factors of theRead More

Cultural Clash and Cohesion

The eventual end of the translation profession would be the most obvious economic consequence of automated translation. In addition, adverse deterioration would be observed in the ancillary businesses related with the translation, such as compilers and publishers of the dictionary. Moreover, foreign language courses and materials would also mark aRead More

Social and Cultural

There are two main categories of sweater buyers, one who are brand conscious and prefer to buy named brands such as Polo and the others who are on budget and buy sweaters from low wage countries such as Bangladesh and China. Walmart and other retailers buy directly from low wageRead More

Cultural object paper

The object is an illustration present in a rectangle paper. The paper itself is glossy, thin and fine meshed. In the object, the words “SUPERMAN” can be found illustrated at the top of the paper in a block, all caps font, colored yellow with red lining. Below it and slightlyRead More

Culturally diverse society

There are several problems if the western paradigm is applied in the US. Between the 20th century and the initial half of the 21st century, the elder population of America would increase from 4 % to 20 %. Besides, the age group greater than 85 years would also increase byRead More

Cultural Diversity

Sustainability is a term that is generally used to refer to ability of a process or a system to maintain it’s self up to an indefinite period of time. This longevity is very important in every day’s life since most of the systems which humans depend on for survival needRead More