Socioeconomic inequalities in adolescent smoking behaviour
and neighbourhood access to tobacco products.
submitted in fulfillment
of the requirements for the Degree of
Master of Science in Geography
University of Canterbury
Christopher John Bowie
enjoy reading and listening to music if I sat in a comfortable swing under the shadow of the trees where also I would sit during the summer nights.
My ideal house would be minimalist, without too ornaments and painted in white but with a well-equipped kitchen to try cook better every day.
“My Neighbourhood at Night”
As quiet as a college library with street lights as bright as the sun itself, my neighbourhood is one of pure bliss. Whether you go to bed at eight or at eleven, you’ll get to rest peacefully. The beach front is just around the bend at Tianna’s crescent and out...
My day is generally same the others.Because I'm a student and I must work hard and go to school.I have 24 hours in a day like all people.I don't spend my time for nonsense.
Iget up at 6.Yes,I am an early person.When I wake up,I make a plan for day.I go to school everyday by myself.I have friends...
under Lyme 006E neighbourhood (refer to appendices for definition) has been done and from this a social need (appendices) in the Newcastle under Lyme 006E neighbourhood has been highlighted, and an appropriate community project has been implemented to meet the demands of the neighbourhoods social need.
for Communities initiative, thirty-nine severely deprived neighbourhoods across England were given time-limited funding to explore and test out innovative ways of tackling social exclusion and reducing the inequalities between their neighbourhoods and the rest of the country (Fran Wiles, 2008, p.39). The...
viability of Neighbourhood Parks for the
promotion of physical activity
Presented to partially fulfil the requirements of
Beau Manton 15134664
School of Built Environment
I, Beau Manton declare that this dissertation represents my own research...
Humans are rational beings, supposedly, and do not mindlessly attack or run and hide when threatened. Or do they? Forty years ago, the families in my neighbourhood behaved like animals when they brutalized an immigrant family trying to join the community. Faced with the "unknown", in the form of a family...
A Gift for My Mother
The story is about a ten-year-old girl named Lucy, whose parents are separated and doesn’t have money enough to fulfill their dreams. The father works at a garage, which isn’t enough for the family to live on, and he’s getting confronted with that all the time even though he’s...
schools and those from neighbourhood schools are doomed to fail." Before I make my stand on this, I will view it from both sides.
If I were to agree with the view, I'll say that one factor that contributes to the 'doom' factor would be the social circle. Students from neighbourhood schools tend to mix...
a distorted version of the American Dream, but also anger as he cannot accept reality and he is bringing his sons down in his failures.
In the neighbourhood where Willy lives, it apears to the reader that he is resentful, as everyone around him is slighty more succesful than him - they are living the...
A Crime in the Neighbourhood
What interests me about the novel ‘A crime in the Neighbourhood’ by Suzanne Berne is the way in which one central event in the novel is significant to the whole storyline, and the way in which the narrator expresses the whole book in her own opinion...
Case Study on Make a Positive Contribution.
My initial assement with A.F was conducted after receiving the referral from his occupational therapist from hospital. On meeting A.F I ascertained that he had suffered a stroke which made using the left side of his body difficult, previous to this he was...
with some grey stripes around the corners.
However, completely out of our expectations, there are numerous food stalls flushing down into our neighbourhood at the start of 2011, which were just a barren land five years ago. The place has been crowded ever since and especially during the rush hours....
subheadings are the low percentages that agree to the following three statements of “I don’t have a very good relationship with my neighbours”, I spend a lot of time with my neighbours” and “none of the above”. This would suggest that because people do not spend a lot of time with their neighbours they...
GRANDPA’S FUNERAL – MY MEMENTO MORI
It was in the wee hours of the morning when the telephone gave a shrill cry of urgency – alarming, awesome and awakening. As if commanded by some magic wand, all the lights in the house came on but nobody ventured to attend to the call. Now it was my mother of stout...
they wear to the places they were coming from when they boarded the bus, I realized that most of them (I’m not trying to be judgmental here, just from my observations) were of the working, middle class. There was not a single suit-wearing, briefcase-toting professional. So it is a safe conclusion for me...
What I see through my open window
I feel a freezing cold wind rush through my room then I hear a deafening scream. I awaken with a shock I put on my glasses my room was a mess it looked like a cyclone went through it .Any way I figured I would clean it up be for mum comes in if she sees this place...
lawnmowers are carefully selected for their trim sound. The fact that Atwood included the word “power” in the line also indicates how smug the neighbourhood is the people think they’re special because they have a “power mower”, not a manual one. This made me strongly consider the pathetic side of striving...
Goa in India, Paris in France, Hamburg in Germany, Rome and Venice in Italy, Vatican City, Singapore, Hong Kong, Melbourne and Sydney in Australia but my personal favourite is the Brisbane-Gold Coast trip which also happens to be in Australia. I liked it very much since Gold Coast had 2 huge theme parks...
My Dream for India
I saw so many cultural and social things in my life child, which have so much indelible imprint in my mind, how people in villages were full of warmest feeling , cultural affiliation, family roots and economically poor, agriculturalist was the main livelihood of people, I saw people...
What are the various individual experiences the TWO plays explored within Australian society?
Neighbourhood watch explores the individual experiences:
Isolation- all the characters carry an element of loneliness. Catherine is isolated through the memory of Martin (previous boyfriend). Ken is isolated...
Not-In-My-Back-Yard (NIMBY) phenomenon has become increasingly prevalent with regard to harm reduction sites, addiction treatment facilities and their clients. Drawing from a case study of community conflict generated by the relocation of a methadone clinic into a rapidly gentrifying neighbourhood in downtown...
Memories of my Childhood Days
My first recollection of my childhood is the day I down the stairs when I was
three years old. I was so happy that time I cried and cried for nearly an hour in spite of my
parents' attempts at comforting me. Finally, I quietened down when I was given ice-
feelings of belonging, while relationships and connections to people provide the social security and support that is essential to human nature. Romulus, My Father, a biographical memoir written by Raimond Gaita, explores these concepts of how connections to people and place, or lack thereof, can have dramatic...
for my life, but there was a solution to the problem that me, my brothers and sister along with my neighbour hood friends were going through that could save us.
It was a beautiful day as me and my family went down to the beach. We were having lots of fun with my family and the neighbourhood friends...
and the screen play was done by Nick Schenk.
Walt Kowalski is a widower who holds onto his prejudices despite the changes in his Michigan neighbourhood and the world around him. Kowalski is a grumpy, tough-minded, unhappy an old man, who can't get along with either his kids or his neighbours, a...
infirmity” (WHO, 2004), in which communities and the neighbourhoods an individual lives in can enhance people’s health, self-confidence and a general outlook on life. In my assignment I would like to introduce and define the meaning of neighbourhoods, social exclusion, outreach and advocacy as well as...
My first recollection of my childhood is the day I toppled down the stairs when I was three years old. I was so upset that I cried and cried for nearly an hour in spite of my parents' attempts at comforting me. Finally, I quietened down when I was given ice-cream and chocolates. Luckily, I was not hurt...
THE HOUSE MY BROTHER BUILT
My brother had been for long threatening to build his own house and move out from our home. The rest of the household took all this with a pinch of salt until one day he announced that he was prepared to disclose his blueprint. With breath abated the family gathered in the...