point, Spain stretches 635 miles from east to west. It stretches about 550 miles north to south. Spain's longest coastline lies along the Mediterranean Sea and stretches for almost 1700 miles from the eastern end of the Pyrenees mountain chain to the strait of Gibraltar. The Pyrenees, one of Europe's largest mountain chains, is 270 miles long. They are practically impassable to humans because are formed from only steep gorges that lead higher summits. Spain is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean called
France is the most amazing country because of the sports, art, customs, language, religion, economy, and government. French Football Federation, France 's team placed second during the 2006 World Cup, and won the World Cup (while the host nation) in 1998. Unfortunately, along with their respectable second place showing, controversy is also a part of France 's football reputation.The handshake is a common form of greeting.Friends may greet each other by lightly kissing on the cheeks, once on
In David Nirenberg’s narrative monograph, Communities of Violence: Persecution of Minorities in the Middle Ages Nirenberg examines the meaning and function of violence in fourteenth century southern France and in the Crown of Aragon. Nirenberg’s thesis is that violence towards minorities (Jews, Muslims, and lepers) was neither irrational nor a result of intolerance, instead violence towards minorities was contextual and part of the everyday function of society. Nirenberg argues that there is a
decline, and as such the position, potential and direction for an individual business or organisation. PESTLE Analysis – ANDORRA The Principality of Andorra, the highest country in Europe, is located on the Mediterranean slope of the Western Pyrenees, between two countries of the European Union: France and Spain. Andorra is a mountainous country with narrow valleys. It has a surface area of 468 km2 and an average altitude of over 1,996 metres. The capital is Andorra la Vella. The country is
7. How did the importance of knights change over time • longer Crusades and foreign wars required extended terms of service • by end of Middle Ages, bulk of military consisted of mercenary soldiers, or warriors for hire, with minority of knights now an officer class. 8. What role did the Church play in maintaining the manorial system? • While manorialism emphasized private land, monks and nuns held their land and property communally, sharing it for the use of the entire
meaningful participation in, institutions of education and economic and political power. This is the variety typical of the educated upper middle class. The assumption from the start has been that language varieties carry the social status of their speakers, making the class stratification of language a continuum of linguistic prestige. The first wave studies also showed that speech throughout the socioeconomic hierarchy varies stylistically, so that the individual 's speech range occupies a subset
HOFSTEDE: Cultures And Organizations - Software of the Mind Culture as mental programming In Western languages 'culture' commonly means 'civilization' or 'refinement of the mind' and in particular the results of such refinement, like education, art, and literature. This is 'culture in the narrow sense; 'culture one' Culture as mental software, however, corresponds to a much broader use of the word which is common among social anthropologists: this is ‘culture two’. In social anthropology, 'culture'