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2007-03-14 09:00:13

By Carter-Black, Jan Social workers serve a varied population. Therefore, exemplary social work practice requires a depth of knowledge and skills that cut across diverse cultural contexts. Because of the universal characteristics of storytelling, this article proposes the use of storytelling as a viable conduit and instructional strategy for teaching cultural competence in schools of social work. By investigating the content, structure, and process of storytelling among, between, and across...

2006-04-13 03:53:57

By Thomas K. Arnold LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Disney's home video unit is going into the holiday weekend with the biggest Easter-themed marketing campaign in its history amid forecasts of record consumer spending during the period. Buena Vista Home Entertainment created special tags for such recent releases as "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" "Chicken Little," "Bambi II," "Lady and the Tramp" and "Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for...

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  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin