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A society is a group of people who interact with each other via a shared role or network. It may also refer to a social group that shares the same geographical location and is part of the same culture.

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Answer Vince McMahon puts the belt on a wrestler for only a few reasons and race is definatley not one of them. Whoever is the most popular or sells the most merchandise will have a good chance at being champ, as is a great heel who creates such a strong reaction that people will pay just to come…
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He could be teasing you. If you think he has a sense of humor that is probably what it is. If he has no sense of humor he may have a problem with white women and date them only to degrade them. I hope he is just a good teaser and is giving you a hard time. If not, move on! My hunch is he's teasing. …
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Generally, no. You're not a teacher, a childcare worker, or a military service-member.Actually, some student loans are forgiven if you work in certain jobs with certain populations. My Perkins loans were forgiven because I was employed as a program manager in a family homeless shelter. This was a fe…
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It's always foolish to generalize. Wait- was that a generalization? In any case, having taught American and International college students for many years, I must admit that most of the American students I've encountered fit the description. It seems to me that most really don't care about other cult…
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Women's Roles Women can vote in the U.S., have jobs, own property.  More Changes Birth control has made enormous changes in women's lives. Prior to 1900, most women were pregnant or nursing an infant for most of their adult lives. Economically, woman almost had to be married, and being marrie…
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It is very important to study and remember the past to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past. History is littered with politicians who have not studied the past and have fallen into the same trap as their predecessors. British, French and German Generals dismissed the lessons of the machine gun u…
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They were expected to do more since they had to do so much at home during the war while the men were away.
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Whoa! step back for a second and think. this person is abusing you. you no longer have any responsibility to look after their welfare, the person forfeited that when they began abusing you. you should feel absolutely no responsibility for his welfare -- financial or otherwise. Get the OUT of there! …
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You learn about Ireland by researching it in books, encycopedias, on the internet, atlases, libraries, by going to Ireland, and any other way you research topics. Also, one can learn about recent past history of Ireland by speaking with Irish people who live in many places in the world.
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Agency TheoryAccording to Investopedia, "Agency theory is a very academic term. Essentially it involves the costs of resolving conflicts between the principals and agents and aligning interests of the two groups."It examine issues like, at what risk level will both debt holders ,manager ,and ultimat…
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Generally speaking, no. Michael Montagne why America decided to take over panama The Americans took over the Philippine's, Cuba, Puerto Rico and Guam, after the Spanish American war, which had no bases, these were Spanish Colonies, the last ones they had over almost 400 years, but the Monroe Doct…
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I think there was a very brutal war going on between the Germans and the Jewish.
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in most cases there will be someone that will give up your location for ffifty dollars or some amount offered by the repo company,theres always a relative ,friend or someone you thought was a friend ,ex wife ,girlfriend i think you understand.cover your tracks dont let anyone know where you are
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Women have made extensive progress in the last 200 years. They were very weak and powerless, today they are almost equal with men. Women can now voice their opinions, stand up for themselves, they used to be prisoners of men. They were subjected to torture, humiliation and punishment. In the modern …
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The foundations for the welfare state were laid in the 1930s with Roosevelt's New Deal. The form we see it now largely congealed in the 1960s.The article linked to the right from a Houghton Mifflin textbook claims the roots go back further.
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Prior to the Civil War, the southern economy was based primarily on agriculture. Slaves were the majority of the southern work force, so southerners in general supported slavery. They saw it as part of their way of life. The northern economy, however, was based on industry. They had no need for slav…
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In newspapers and in political talk, the idea of manifest Destiny looked like a real concept, but a closer look reveals that it wasn't. The term was created by a newspaper writer, John O' Sullivan in 1845. It did not cause the US to expand to the west coast. The 1803 Louisiana Purchase was not a de…
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One would be that we would not be as knowlegeable about he world around us. We see every event in the world where there is a camera or a cell phone.I personally would think there would be large scale riots, people like TV A LOT.  AnswerWe would spend even more time on the Internet.Most of his…
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Answer As follows: 1.) The goal of tourism operators is to increase the number of visitors to the area, the time spent at the destination and their spending. 2.) The impact of the Indian Ocean Tsunami on the industry. 3.) Development and New Tourism in the Third World. 4.) Job opportunities c…
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Max Weber contributed to the field of sociology. His approach to analyzing society was multidimensional and stated that economic, cultural, and political organizations of society together shape social institutions and social change. His also contributed his definition of social action as a behavior…
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FOR WOMEN EVERYWHERE!She is a woman of all things .... girlfriend, wife, lover, mother, grandparent, friend, working, cleaning, cooking, part nurse, part psychologist, chauffeur, screaming fan rooting for her kids at a game. She is highly intelligent whether a stay-at-home mom or climbing the ladder…
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Social prejudice is destructive and costly to society. It can ruin communication, innovation and motivation and create unmovable barriers between people or classes of people.
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were is the closet welfare offices in vancouver, bc, to kitsalano,vancouver,bc.,canada
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It provided communication to people all over the world. it helped people when they were in need of assistance etc.Answer Telephone system today enable us to forward call, screen or block unwanted call, fax using the fax machine or online fax service,and let us have a desktop call control system.
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The only concentrated group was the Jews,(and it was a massive concentrated effort by the NAZI's) the balance were just whatever the prisoners happened to be. The only religion to take a firm stand against Hitler was Jehovah's Witnesses, then known as the International Association of Ernest Bible S…
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absolutely, not only can she be convicted of welfare fraud she can also be forced to pay back every single penny to welfare including foodstamps, and health care, and she will never be allowed to receive welfare again, clearly not worth the risk  If you're an illegal alien I'd think they'd pro…
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The problem is that there aren"t many aboriginals left in todays society for one. there culture has been almost completely destroyed and we, as a society, are still being racist to them.
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Answer When you meet such a person you don't "lend", but "give" that person the money. I'm soft-hearted such as you and hate to see anyone hard up, but I learned my lesson when I found out how much some of these people can make in a day (tax free!) When my husband and I leave a Mall in our ho…
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Historical racism Scientific racism Institutional racism New Racism
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The telephone helps us connect with people. It helps us to communicate with others and family, even though you are far away or living somewhere else. It hasn't affected society from what I have seen or realized, but it was an excellent hard question.AnswerWith telephone, we can talk live to a person…
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See the related question below.Yes, I do agree with most of that statement. I want to point out how they got that way. Their parents and guardians that have either "better things to do with their time" or the kids just are not a priority. Today's teens are spoiled because of lack of parental skills.…
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Whatever led you to believe he was a homeless man helped aid you in your decision to help. A noble thing but your not obligated to give him something every day. Maybe instead of money, pack up some left overs, or some old clothes and see how he responds. If he is truly homeless those items will mean…
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adolph hitler Depends on how you mean that; by order, by assisting or by personally 'pulling the trigger.' The answer to the latter is Thomas Ferebee, though it is probably unfair to hang that label on the soldier following the order. Moa Ts-tung is credited with the deaths of up to 70 million of hi…
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They are future contributers to our society, and their generations will inherit where we left off.
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TV and SocietyAlthough television gives people access to some of the finest aspects of our culture, great plays, movies and music, and a wide variety of intellectually stimulating programming, most people spend most of their time watching the most incredible dreck that their minds are numbed. Time t…
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How does mass media influence society?"Society is influenced by the media in so many ways. As this is media(medium) for the masses it helps them get information about a lot of things and also to form opinions and make judgment regarding so many issues. It is the media which keeps the people updated …
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Answer Answer: You might first begin by obtaining a restraining order against this certain person, as this way your problem is logged with law enforcement agencies. Answer The above is true, but I would like to add that Child Welfare isn't stupid and I am sure they will see through what is go…
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Some would probably be religion, language, traditions, currency, government, and armies  Actually, it is government, social classes, arts, specialization of labor, and stable food supply. :)Also an organized government and cities.Specialized workers: such as soldiers, teachers,farmers,governme…
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Civilization is a group of societies (e.g.: countries, villages, cities) that share the same territory, language, culture, architecture, religion, etc. For example, the USA is a society. USA, other countries of the American continent (like Canada, Mexico and Brazil) and Europe form the occidental c…
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Muhammad Ali dropped out of Louisville Central High, a local basketball power, finishing 369th of 391 seniors in the class of 1960, and often traveling to fight on weekends.
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In the 1870's through 1950's.
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Clara Barton--founder of the American Red Cross Elizabeth Blackwell--Doctor, first woman to graduate from medical school Elizabeth Cady Stanton--abolitionist; suffragist Jane Addams--human rights activist, suffragist, founder of Hull House Margaret Sanger--Birth control/family planning activist Ele…
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Moments by Emerson Drive Moments by Emerson Drive Moments by Emerson DriveAnswer... THE DAILY DOUBLE
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Someone is having a problem and I'm sorry the family is not doing well. In any case, there are many factors that go into a custody decision and, yes, income is one of them. The state where the matter is adjudicated will make a difference, as some conservative states tend to always rule against illeg…
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Now, many women's rights movements were halted, causing much turmoil to die. Also, we had a larger amount and range of voters. This made it so that the whole country's voice was heard.Well after the amendment was ratified women were allowed to vote. So men and women were allowed to do the same thing…
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This is a MUCH longer answer than we can do on Wikianswers. Guns made the common soldier on foot a match for a knight on horseback. The question of personal physical strength was no longer as important as it once was. Soldiers no longer needed years of training with the bow. A single man was no long…
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Germans in America There have been Germans in America - and Americans of German origin - for a very long time and since about the 1690's (when my descendants arrived with their entire village from southern Germany) in quite large numbers, too. There were problems in both World Wars, but in general i…
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No current recognized state or organization currently practices cannibalism. Several primitive tribes are occasionally found to continue some ritual cannibalism, but actual documented occurrences are hard to find. Opportunistic cannibalism still exists, of course. In extreme situations, "normal" fo…
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Technology affects society because it may help us it determines how much we deal with on daily basis in the work world and at home. Technology can be a good thing or a bad thing. Computers help organize important documents where as nuclear weapons and such other destructive forms of technology may h…
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In 1966 a group known as the National Organization for Women was created. This group demanded equal pay and opportunities in society for women who worked outside of the home. This organization used every opportunity to fight the belief that women should stay at home instead of work for their familie…
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Susan B. Anthony was extremely active not only in the anti-slavery movement, but also contributed a huge amount of time and effort for equal rights for women. Once she found out that the male teachers in Canajoharie, New York were receiving a monthly pay of ten dollars a month while the female teach…
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Racism breeds hatred. When one looks at the different cultures and especially the Blacks because they have been in the U.S. longer it seems so ridiculous to have a problem with each other. In Canada (although we do have a few unintelligent people that can be racist) most of us have no problem with …
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The objective of any economic policy is not just to create a prosperous country. The USA, no doubt, is a prosperous nation. But, can we boast of being a great society? Although, our accomplishments are many, there are still as many unfinished tasks confronting us.What are the unfinished tasksmust be…
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segregation started because we thought since their a different color we are better then them so we decided to separate ourselves to show we are better then they are
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The belief in American culture that one should not display one's wealth has its roots in Puritan beliefs. The Puritan belief in the 'work ethic' also still manifests itself in American culture.
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Segregation started around the 1950's.
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Today there are more than 160 states in the world. no. no. no. their are probly more kasey7866's answer .. there are about five thousand or ten thousand states in the world of our gods creation
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Countries under shariah (Islamic) law permit a second marriage under special circumstances, such as an illness of the first wife or her inability to bear children. In this case, with the first wife's consent, a man may marry again. This is polygyny, a subset of polygamous marriages. Many other count…
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While women have made great strides in the business world, they still do have the same status as men. Many women, however, have taken the roles of CEOs and other important national offices such as Secretary of State, Senators, and governors.
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Jared Diamond's "Guns, Germs, & Steel" is a long, but thorough read, condensed below: ±20,000 years ago, The Fertile Crescent (modern day Turkey) was a particularly fertile region blessed with 1) native, easy to harvest, & highly nutritious grains and large and 2) domesticable beasts of b…
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People think of the "ideal" cheerleader as a female, because it was females that started the sport. On terms of technicality, it may be easier for a female cheerleader to tumble because they phisically have less body to flip around. It may also be less complicated for girls to stunt. In terms of wat…
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Quote: "I will insist that the Hebrews have done more to civilize men than any other nation ... fate had ordained the Jews to be the most essential instrument for civilizing the nations" (John Adams, 2nd President of the United States). "Certainly, the world without the Jews would have been a radi…
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What do you mean boys are weird? This is rather vague. This is an opinion but sometimes boys act weird due to the fact that they develop later than females; making them seem immature, etc.
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Answer Go to your local Social Services office. I know in CA they have a sort of welfare for single persons. Not sure of the qualifications, but you're homeless and I assume you have no job. If they can't help, ask them for a list of local shelters. Shelters usually have programs to help you get …
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Schools all over the South segregated. That means that some schools were for blacks only, and some schools were for white only. Whatever the white had, the black had less or worse. During the desegregation, the white and black schools all came together, and it was equal.
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it made America rock!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Seneca the younger was a noted Stoic philosopher, statesman and dramatist. He was tutor and advisor of Nero. He lived between 4 BCE and 65 AD.
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The impact was that there were many longterm illnesses and birth defects .Also there were many people that died. After the Chernobyl accident , internatioinal pressure promted the Soviet Union leaders to improve nuclear safety standards abd to shut down dangerous plants. In 2000 reatcor plants at Ch…
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Some beliefs used as an excuse include "the [holy book] says so" (seen in various texts, depending on interpretation), "they're a different colour skin so they must be of the devil" (more of an ignorance than a belief), "my race/colour/religion is the only real one so I should eliminate the other fa…
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Answer IT STARTEd iN 1960's iNTERNET REAllY DONT GIV SPEFiC dATES
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One opinion: In a way, yes it should be because the people who don't really need it, and they are too lazy to get a job should definitely not get it . Only some of the people that have a job but still are not making the cut should get it .  Another opinion: Not unless you want desperate poor …
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there have been changes in Canadian lifestyle since the great depression. In the time of great depression the home life style changed. The men lost their jobs, and women and children were forced to find jobs. Women were working as burses, cleric, and clerks. Teenagers boys found odd jobs to make eno…
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Answer Because of the improvement or it means to know
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Usually newpaper articles are published on a "need" basis. If they don't need it, they won't publish. Space is at a premium. It costs money. Contact your local newspaper editor with copies of your work. If you have had anything published, bring copies. Ask for freelance work. The usual rate is $25 …
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As far as I know, there are no Nazi-style extermination camps carrying out mass shooting and/or gassings. BUt the Muslims still practice things like slavery and things like that also.
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yesterday and today
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Social Darwinism had a particularly strong appeal to many people in business, in the professions and to intellectuals more generally. It was cited as a reason for a lot of things viewed as unjust now, including unsafe labor conditions.
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The South African government!
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Sigmund Freud. While not correct in every analysis, his body of work has stood the test of time. Freud was a "ground breaker" in his field. Basically he was the father of psychology.
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It's what they see on TV - Jerry Springer, Sarah Palin. It's just a stereotype!
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Following World War I, there was a lot of uncertainty in the world. Namely, people were unsure if the Treaty of Versailles would keep the international peace.
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Skid Rows was the name of the homes camps that emerged around major cities in World War II. The government was scrambling to put programs in place to help the displaced Americans.
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You can communicate through various ways like for example. If you are working in a organization you can talk with your fellow colleagues and communicate. In this 21st century technology has gone by leaps and bounds. You can communicate through telephone, throughletters handwritten by you. Through th…
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The U.S. might be a candidate. Brazil seems a likely candidate. The majority of its citizens have ancestry that includes African, European and Native American peoples. There is an increasing Asian population that is now being added to the mix. The U.S. does far less racial mixing, though the U.S…
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His research helped go towards the invention of mass insulin which helped people suffering from diabeties.
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tell about present Indian society how it should be and remedies for the evilstell about present Indian society how it should be and remedies for the evilstell about present Indian society how it should be and remedies for the evilstell about present Indian society how it should be and remedies for t…
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There are over 200 million people living in China, that are homeless,found on 12 different sources.
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Answer (number 1.) A philosophy that emphasizes the uniqueness and isolation of the individual experience in a hostile or indifferent universe. This philosophy regards human existence as unexplainable, and stresses freedom of choice and responsibility for the consequences of one's acts. Its intentio…
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The study of society and culture is important because it helps people to know how to interact with others both within and outside of their own society and culture. Understanding society and culture helps one to understand and grow both individually and within society.
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Homeless shelters provide the homeless with a warm home, food and water. The homeless are very gratfull even if it is only for 1 night. They also sometimes just give them some sparemoney if they have ran out of rooms and can not reacomend any where else.
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how important is sport in children
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It obviously impacted the world hugely because it led to advanced research that could not be completed in a laboratory on the surface. It also pioneered civilian space travel.
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There are about 700,000.5 to 2 million people that are homeless right here in America.
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i firmly believe this question is unanswerable. as obvious as it sounds, to answer your question one must define culture. but the problem is that culture is far from definable. culture can mean obvious objects (like clothes, CD's, paintings) but it is not in anyway limited there. take for instance …
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He tried to stop racism
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A century is a time span of a 100 years. Since the dating of the calender after the year of the birth of Jesus Christ, we have been using the word century to denote each 100-year period. So from day 1 of 1 A.D. through 100 A.D. was called the first (1st) century. Counting so, the 19th century means …
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