Essays Tagged: "Tijuana"

U.S. Scourge Spreads South of the Border

ut a overwhelming growth in the usage of drugs, especially Rohypnol."The Mexican border town called Tijuana across from San Diego, California, once was a famous as a playground for drunken sailors and ... of drugs like Heroin, Crystal Methamphetamine, and Cocaine."I recently visited the neighbor city of Tijuana and rode in a Tijuana taxi and was immediately met with a taxi driver named Jose, a Tijuana ...

(8 pages) 68 0 4.4 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Tijuana Bronze Machining: Teaching Commentary

for the calculations is rich enough to support good discussion on the managerial implications.I use Tijuana Bronze as the introductory case on ABC/ABM in the required managerial accounting course at T ...

(7 pages) 329 1 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Ccarlos Santana

nted more. Carlos wanted to play rock `n roll. In 1955, when the family moved to the town of Tijuana, eight-year-old Carlos picked up the guitar and began emulating the sounds of B.B. King, T-B ... 57; adding his own flair to the music of the 50's. He began to play with different bands along the "Tijuana Strip," he began to perfect his skills and invent his inimitable sound. In 1960 ...

(2 pages) 511 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Nafta

were promised lower prices on agriculture and beef, and promised that the environmental problem in Tijuana would be greatly reduced if NAFTA would be put into affect. It seems as if the only people ...

(4 pages) 81 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Nafta

were promised lower prices on agriculture and beef, and promised that the environmental problem in Tijuana would be greatly reduced if NAFTA would be put into affect. It seems as if the only people ...

(4 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

By the Lake of Sleeping Children

was established to bring economic growth however the large corporations are there for a profit and Tijuana residents will continue to suffer under terrible environmental devastation. Urrea tells abou ... ontinue to suffer under terrible environmental devastation. Urrea tells about the dompe, an area in Tijuana known for its deplorable living conditions by mass squatters settlements having poor drinkin ...

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Tijuana Bronze Machining Case Report

The following report was requested by Mr. Herb Alpert of Tijuana Bronze Machining. The following data was provided by Mrs. Mary Ford.Exhibit 1Product Profita ...

(6 pages) 52 0 2.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Globalization Questionnaire

s and increased availability of goods and services. Once Toyota decided to build a plant in eastern Tijuana to build truck beds for its Tacoma pickups, it became the first manufacturing plant of the a ... Global Marketplace (7th ed.). : McGraw-Hill.Jackson, M. (2002, January 14). Toyota Plants Itself in Tijuana. Retrieved February 10, 2009, from http://www.allbusiness.com/manufacturing/transportation-e ...

(4 pages) 150 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

the worlds

become a citizen. I think it is so much easier than risking your life to get it. My mom was born in Tijuana and became a U.S citizen two years ago, she did not fight a battle that was not hers and she ...

(3 pages) 4 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Advantages of Small Town Living vs. the Advantages of Big City Living

yment of nature, the warmth and comfort of humanity, and the inner strength of enlightenment. Becky Tijuana says that "in small town you can find your spirituality." In crowded and busy cities, nature ... neighborly attitude. On Friday nights the most important thing is who won the football game. Becky Tijuana believes that it also keeps people more "morally focused" because of the closeness of not on ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Ideologies of Different Classes

b by sleeping with the abusive company supervisor Pérez, a bitter echo of an earlier time in Tijuana when prostitution was the only way Rosa could keep her family fed" (Parks, 2001, p.17). P&ea ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays