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    a position on the problem of universals. The problem of universals questions the existence of universals. Universals are properties and relations which are held in common by shared qualities. In comparison, particulars are concrete entities. The debate is centred around two opposing viewpoints – nominalist and realists. Realists believe in universals, nominalists do not. While realists endorse both universals and particulars, nominalists reject the notion of universals and only accept the existence

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    Through italics, capitalization, and length of discourse per character, Mamet’s play Oleanna develops the universal idea of power as a constant struggle amplified by gender tension and the human tendency to crave power. Mamet uses length of speech and interruptions to demonstrate that people become desperate when powerless and will do anything to regain power. The play begins with a long monologue by John. He talks on the phone and completely ignores Carol, because she holds little power in the

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    Universal Design in Education Matthew Trotti Grand Canyon University: SPD 500 8/25/15 Abstract Universal Design is all around us, not just in some of the products that we use but also in education. According to one article “Universal design in education is a framework of instruction that aims to be inclusive of different learning preferences and learners” (Black, D. R., Weinberg, L. A., & Brodwin, M. G, 2015). There are so many different approaches that a teacher can use in the classroom involving

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    1. What are the primary principles of Universal Design AND how can these be applied to educational contexts? (2 points) Universal Design is the practice of incorporating the needs of disabled individuals into the buildings, schools, and businesses. The primary principles of Universal Design are equitable use, flexibility, simplicity, perceptible information, forgiveness of mistakes, decreased physical effort, and space. Some examples of this practice are ramps, Braille signs, lower desks and tables

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    Universal Healthcare in the USA The campaign for some form of universal health care has spanned practically a century in the USA and has been the subject of political debate since the early part of the 20th century. Recent reforms remain an active and urgent political issue. Universal Health Care has been one of the leading public issues in America and in recent times this issue has risen to the fore, because of its increasing prevalence in the government, market, and civil sectors. In this essay

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    1001 12 December 2014 Universal Health Care in the U.S What would you say when I told you that if you look at a list of the worlds developed industrialized nations that there is only one developed country in the world that doesn’t have a universal healthcare system. Some of the countries on this list include Japan, Germany, and even Canada. The United States, a global power, our home and the world’s largest economy is the only westernized industrial country without universal healthcare. The amount

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    Health Care in the US: Universal or Privatized? A highly debated topic in the United States, should health care be a universal government funded system, or remain privatized? Our country has been raised using capitalistic values, favoring privatization over socialism. But has our health care system fallen by the way-side, and become a sub-standard system in the world? I will be referencing ‘Health, United States, 2012: With Special Feature on Emergency Care’ and ‘The Quality of Health Care Delivered

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    Now, a single-payer healthcare, also known as “Medicare for All”, is a universal healthcare system where a “single payer” endowment, usually the State, pays for all health care costs as a substitute of private insurers. This system would not have insurance premiums, co-pays, deductibles or any other common form of payment; instead, it would be paid through taxes based on the income of every person and ability to pay, also funded by the savings obtained from changing the inefficient, profit-oriented

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    Universal Health Coverage: A Possibility for the United States Brittannie DePew Eng 122 David Moskowitz 9/21/2013 Medical costs are getting too expensive. Ever fought with your insurance providers because they refused to pay for care, or struggle to find an “in-network” provider? I know a woman whose name I will change for her privacy and the struggles she is going through are a perfect example of an issue many people face when dealing with insurance; Nancy’s (name changed for privacy) story

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    In today’s society, two types of major governmental programs – universal and targeted –are used all over the world in aims to reduce poverty and help the poor get above the poverty line. Universal governmental programs are programs that give need and benefits to anyone in the country no matter how much wealth or income they have. Countries like, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany and Sweden have a universal health care system, where everyone receives free healthcare. Targeted, also known as means-tested

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