From the article, ‘For One Whistle-Blower, No Good Deed Goes Unpunished’, it is certain that whistle-blowing to external entities including government agencies and the media can be detrimental to whistle-blowers, fraud-spotters, or truth-tellers. In this particular case, we note that Mr. Maris, the whistle-blower, is sued and later fired by his employer (Bank of America) …

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Topic 1 ISD Topei model is very vital in the teaching of technology courses. It helps the teachers to develop the appropriate content for teaching technology courses. It also helps them to be systematic in their teaching of these particular courses. An appropriate model is important for a teacher in the teaching of practical and …

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Zambia

Introduction Zambia is a landlocked country situated in southern part of Africa. A total of eight countries are its neighbors; including Angola to the west, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana to the south, Malawi to the east, Tanzania to the north-east, and the Democratic republic of Congo (DRC) to the north. It has Lusaka situated …

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Introduction Any person under the age of eighteen and is involved in any armed force or group passes for a child soldier. In Africa, the problem of child soldiers has been a social thorn for long given the incessant wars across the continent from West Africa through Southern regions and Eastern parts to Northern Africa. …

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1. What is Mental Illness Mental illness is a medical condition characterized by the disruption of an individual’s emotional, cognitive or behavioural functioning (National Alliance on Mental Illness, 2011). The key influences to development of the condition are discussed below. 1.1 Causes of Mental Illness Generally, the causes of several mental illnesses have not been …

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Introduction Don’t ask don’t tell is an official policy concerning homosexuals serving on the military and it is undergoing reform. This policy prohibits any form of discrimination on the grounds sexual orientation and more so prohibits any gay and lesbian serving on the military. The policy of don’t ask don’t tell came into effect in …

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Organizations are often faced with a hard time when making decisions and for this reason the critical thinking process is applied in such situations. For an organization to be successful the process of decision making should be procedural. This ascertains that proper solutions are achieved in solving a problem because the decision making process is …

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