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  • Vaccination In Micronesia

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    everyone together. We do this method to be able to know we all here and that no one is lost, because in Mexico have a high case of drug activity with assault; kidnapping, stealing therefore we would all stick together (U.S. State Department). In Micronesia, it is not too high like Mexico, it is just have precaution and to maintain

  • History Of Globalization And Globalization Of The Chamorro Language

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    is by far the most powerful and versatile medium of communication, all known human groups possess language” (Gumperz 1968). Chamorro is an Austronesian language spoken by about fifty-thousand people, in the Marina Islands. It is the language of Micronesia with the largest number of speakers and one of Micronesia’s two most endangered languages. The Chamorro language is spoken in the Marina Islands and by many Chamorro’s in the western states of the United States and has been a powerful symbol of

  • Argumentative Essay On Survivors

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    The television show Survivor focuses on a group of strangers in an isolated location, where they compete in challenges for rewards and immunity from being eliminated, as well as having to provide shelter, food, and fire for themselves. The winner is decided by a vote from the eliminated contestants, also known as the jury. Contestants are voted off at tribal council, but have the chance to be immune from the vote through immunity challenges. Contestants in Survivor are affected physically, psychologically

  • Compare And Contrast The Federated States Of Micronesia

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    Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) is located in the south western Pacific between Japan and Hawaii. FSM consist of over 4 islands and over 40 atolls with approximately 270 square miles of land and more than one million square miles of ocean in the Pacific. FSM consist of four states; Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei, and Kosrae. Yap, Chuuk, and Pohnpei consist of both high islands and low islands, whereas Kosrae consist of only one high island (Jimmy, 1997, p. 15). The states of FSM are unique and diverse

  • Analysis Of Iep Paltok : Poems From A Marshallese Daughter

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    Throughout history, there has been a constant narrative of colonialism, from the Spanish Monarchy, to the British Empire, to American Imperialism. Although these spanned different centuries and different regions of the world, they all had a common theme; the marginalization of race and identity of the regions they colonized. Colonialism can be defined by the policy of extending its control over other people and territories. The Marshallese people have been a victim to colonialism since the early

  • Nest in the Wind Essay

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    NEST IN THE WIND ANT 200 Book Test Name __________________________________ Class start time ____________ 1. Contrast Pohnpeian and industrial explanations on how the island came into being. a. The Pohnpeian explanation is an example of a supernatural creation story. b. Pohnpeians explain that an octopus directed Sapikini to the island. c. The industrial explanation is based on science. d. People in industrial society say volcanoes erupted and formed the island. e. all of

  • Massive Tourism Essay

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    Xinyi Luo 10326488 IS 158B Term paper Massive Tourism Project The Peoples Republic of China which is called Exhibit and Travel Group (ETG) has made a plan with the state government of Yap in the Federated States of Micronesia to initiate the development of a massive tourism project. Certainly, it plays an important role on offering some benefits to Yapese people. For instance, the crush of tourism in Yap led to a drastically development of local economy. It was, however, generated a considerable

  • A Lost City Found Among The Coral Reefs Of The Pacific

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    islands of the Pacific located at the site of Nan Madol on Pohnpei Island in Eastern Micronesia. High-precision uranium series dating of coral from the tomb of the Saudeleur Dynasty indicate political control over the entire island was established by AD 1180–1200 (770–750 yr)” (McCoy et al. 2016). This evidence is a strong indicator that Nan Mandol has had significant influence on other communities within Eastern Micronesia due to its early establishment. According to Clark et al. (2007), evidence drawn

  • Chewing Tobacco Research Paper

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    island where men, women, and young teenagers drink alcohol and chew tobacco occasionally, it has always been a burden to me as I watch many lives being taken away through alcohol and drug use. Coming from Pohnpei, an island in the Federated States of Micronesia that has been known for its kava – a sludgy drink served in various forms, and its betel nut - a local chewing tobacco, I have witnessed many lives suffering from severe medical and economic complications such as tongue and liver cancer, suicides

  • Narrative Essay About Moving To America

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    Imagine moving to a totally new country at the age of 16 without parents. Well, my grandma Lise, at the age of 16 moved to America from a little island located in the Pacific Ocean, called Micronesia. She moved to America with an American named Jim, because she was supposed to get married to him and he wanted her to move with him to America. So my grandma and Jim moved to America. My grandma didn’t know how to speak English at all. Jim had taught her a little English, but not much. As soon as my