So I ended up with a very small book, with the dimensions of around 3x5 inches and weighed approximately 1 pound, by Culpepper published in 1751 titled, “Complete and Experienced Midwife.” This book was probably used by lower-classed midwifes during the 18th century as a guide to child bearing and proper remedies for the diseases. At first glance of the book, the cover is made from leather and is probably the original cover, since the cover seems to used and scuffed with marks. Once you open the book you see that the font is really small but is very legible and it is written in English, the... [+] Read more
In the above Peta advertisement, Pamela Anderson is show in very revealing clothing with her body sliced into sections. Also, Pamela is being called an animal when the advertisement states, “all animals have the same parts” (“The Punishment Was Death By Stoning”). While the purpose of this advertisement was to encourage people to become vegetarian with the help of a shock factor, this simply raised the new issue revolving around of sexually objectifying women in advertising. Pamela Anderson is the epitome of “a form or hallow shell representing a female figure” (Cortese 10), she is a blond... [+] Read more
There is a massive debate whether the spike in globalization, specifically economic globalization, over the past century has done more harm than good. While both arguments have valid arguments, it becomes absolutely clear that free trade has had positive effect on the world, if we look at the big picture. Economic globalization has lead to a higher standard of living for everyone, and free trade creates a culture of innovation that for the most part helps humans. The world has grown so incredibly interconnected, that it is nearly impossible to imagine what life would be like without the... [+] Read more
Hi, as a former student I might not have any relevance in the context of this website anymore. However if any teachers are interested
I stumbled upon this interesting project. Since it's a newsactivism class I believe that this setup is more user friendly, simple to apply and
most importantly interesting to read.
Hope you can make something out of this,
Why the Japanese foods are soo……. Delicious is because of the five seasonings from the past, and the secrets of the Japanese food is only five seasonings. These five tastes are very popular for the Japanese and everyone in Japan knows these seasonings. These are all made in japan from the past and now too.
What do you think the five seasonings are? It’s sugar, salt, vinegar, soy sauce, and soy bean paste. These five seasonings will be the base for the Japanese foods and dishes.
(1)These five seasonings are remembered in the “Sa” line of hiragana. The “Sa”tou, “Shi”o, “Su”, “Se”uyu, and Mi“... [+] Read more
The organisation that I volunteered for is called Centre St-Vincent-de-Paul. For nearly forty years, this organisation has been selling second hand furniture to families and people who do not have the financial luxury to pay for top price merchandise. With the help of kind-hearted and devoted volunteers, the organisation’s goal is to collect donations from people, and sell it at affordable prices. The... [+] Read more