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  • Social Sciences
    Other things to consider: * Reduces international poverty * Contributes to the spread of technology * Adds to the profitability of companies and corporations * Builds stronger trade ties and...

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  • Social Sciences
    One of the most important advantages of social media is certainly the speed and efficiency in which it allows communication between people. For example, in the 2013 protests which took place in...

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  • Social Sciences
    The internet can be both helpful and hindering to people of all ages. For children, the internet provides a vast library of knowledge. Students literally have the world at their fingertips. Any...

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  • Social Sciences
    If this topic is for an argumentative paper, you need to take a stance. Examples may be...Abortion has become common in America, and/but(write whether you support it or are against it here)....

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  • Social Sciences
    I do think there are some negative effects of globalization, but most of them are positive. For example, in an oppressed society getting information about other cultures convinces the people that...

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  • Social Sciences
    Can I be completely honest with you? How interested are you (really) in global warming? How interested is anyone, at this point? It is one of the most overly debated topics in society right now,...

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  • Social Sciences
    You will need to consider your involvement in various organizations and activities, and then look at how you participated in them. Ask yourself what your role was and then decide if you "took the...

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  • Social Sciences
    The reason for the shape of the Production Possibilities Curve (PPC) is something called the law of increasing opportunity costs. Basically, what this means is that as an economy devotes more of...

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  • Social Sciences
    Globalization is the process where the economies of various countries in the world become more and more connected to one another. In a globalized economy, people from one country can buy goods...

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  • Social Sciences
    Of course it all depends upon which level of happiness one is speaking of when asking if money can buy happiness. On the most basic levels, money most definitiely can buy happiness. It is genuine...

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  • Social Sciences
    The role of women is something that varies significantly across the world today. However, we can generally say that women's roles have been expanded from what they traditionally were in the past....

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  • Social Sciences
    The advantages of computers are quite clear. With computers, you can ask this question and I can answer it. That helps both of us. With computers and the internet, businesses can sell their...

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  • Social Sciences
    I will admit to some bias in my response to this question because I am a teacher. It is my opinion that a teacher is more important because he or she influences greater numbers of people in a...

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  • Social Sciences
    Well, one aspect of myths that cannot be denied is that they are ubiquitous across all countries and cultures. Every society has its own form of myths, and interestingly, often these different...

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  • Sociology
    The sociological perspective is a perspective on human behavior and its connection to society as a whole. It invites us to look for the connections between the behavior of individual people and...

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  • Social Sciences
    Pop-culture today encompasses nearly everything that is going on right now in our culture. Tack on to this the idea that "nothing is new under the sun" and well, you can see how huge this question...

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  • Social Sciences
    The sociologist Robert Merton proposed that social institutions such as education in schools have functions that are both manifest and latent. The manifest functions are the ones that society...

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  • War
    The negative effects of war are, of course, death and destruction. Millions can die in big wars like WWII. Cities can be devastated, hurting a country’s economy. These things cause terrible...

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  • Social Sciences
    When we are born, we are not born with a set of values and expectations, so we learn them from our parents or adults who raise us, primarily. We learn not only through these adults teaching us, we...

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  • Social Sciences
    The major advantage is that the country gets new and usually very motivated workers. Depending on the country's policies, it can get people who are needed for specific kinds of jobs (Australia and...

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  • Social Sciences
    You, as a teenager yourself, may well have different answers than those of us who are well past our teen years. From my perspective, looking back at my teen years, I see that there were good and...

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  • Social Sciences
    First, please note that economics texts sometimes refer to only three types of unemployment. The fourth, seasonal unemployment, is sometimes omitted. When we are using a four-type typology, we...

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  • Social Sciences
    Liberalism and realism are two of the most important theories in the field of International Relations. They are different from one another in a number of ways. Let us look at a few of the most...

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  • Social Sciences
    Social structures exist in all societies and have an effect on how humans operate within society. These structures make up our society in which we live and are very organized. Most people do not...

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  • Social Sciences
    Typically, a purpose statement comes out of a problem statement. The problem statement lays out the problem and the purpose statement outlines what you as a researcher intend to do to study the...

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  • Civil Liberties
    The 14th Amendment is important to these two things for different reasons. It is important to civil rights because it is the amendment that says that all people must be treated equally. If all...

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  • Linguistics and Psychoanalysis
    A lexeme is the smallest semantic language unit. This may sound complicated, but in fact any word with meaning constitutes the voiced or written expression of a lexeme. What is the difference...

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  • Social Sciences
    Great question, a tiny bit difficult to answer. I think that a person's answer to this question would change as they mature and grow older. Someone in their early 20's may want to live in a big...

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  • Social Sciences
    My grandmother on my father's side is the person who inspired me more than anyone. She thought I could do no wrong, and I have taken the confidence she inspired in me throughout my life. I can...

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  • Social Sciences
    Government takes many forms around the world, but its basic functions in every society are to determine and enforce the policies of the State. In America, as in most other countries, there is a...

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  • Social Sciences
    The quote that you are asking about comes from Henry David Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience. The main thrust of the quote is the idea that government should not intervene in the lives of its...

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  • Social Sciences
    In my opinion, sociology is useful because it gives us another way of understanding society and why people do what they do. If it were not for sociology, we would have only psychology for...

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  • Social Sciences
    Life is a school; we never stop learning. The 12-20 years that we spend in a classroom are only part of the learning process that begins the moment we are born and ends when we die. And to some,...

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  • Social Sciences
    The most famous of the speeches from Martin Luther King, Jnr is the "I have a dream" speech, delivered at the March on Washington in 1963. Best heard spoken, it demonstrates the power King had...

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  • Social Sciences
    Individualism and collectivism are two different ways of organizing society. Individualism holds that individual people are the main building blocks of society and that the individual is the most...

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  • Social Sciences
    Business is extremely important to a country’s economy because businesses provide both goods and services and jobs. Businesses do these things much more efficiently than individuals could on...

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  • Social Sciences
    The concept of a person centered approach is that the client is the best expert on themselves and is best able to help heal themselves. This is the opposite of the medical approach in which the...

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  • Social Sciences
    Emile Durkheim, a French sociologist, published his book Suicide (Le Suicide) in 1897. In this book Durkheim defined the four different types of suicide and their grounding in societal factors not...

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  • Social Sciences
    In order to understand what Gardiner means when he says that liberty involves a social contract and not just personal liberty, think about what he says later in the essay. Later in the essay, he...

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  • Social Sciences
    The major positive of laissez faire capitalism is that consumers get the lowest possible prices and, typically, the highest possible quality of product. This happens because companies do not have...

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  • Social Sciences
    Typically, people who want to be social workers want to go into that profession because they like to help people. Social work is a profession in which a worker gets to try to help people who are...

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  • Social Sciences
    While a customs union and a free trade area are similar in some ways, they are also different. A customs union represents a higher level of economic integration than a free trade area does. A free...

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  • Social Sciences
    All three of these inventions had important impacts on society and the economy, but little in the way of direct impacts on politics. Let us examine how this is so. The sewing machine and the light...

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  • Social Sciences
    Verbal communication is face-to-face conversation between people. It includes sounds, words, or speaking. Tone of voice, volume, and pitch are all ways to effectively communicate verbally....

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  • Social Sciences
    In sociological terms, the major difference between a community and a society has to do with their respective sizes. A society is a much larger group than a community. A society can be defined...

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  • Personality
    Projective personality tests are very open ended - an example of a projective personality test is the classic inkblot test. The benefits of using projective personality tests is that they can help...

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  • Social Sciences
    Confucianism and Taoism are both philosophies which began in China. Neither were apparently originally intended to be religions per se, but they have been treated as such by many adherants and...

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  • Social Sciences
    In order to answer this, we must first understand what modernization is. Modernization, in social sciences terminology, is the process by which a country moves from having a traditional, agrarian,...

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  • Social Sciences
    Functionalism and conflict theory are two major perspectives on how society works. The two take very different approaches to understanding what society is like. Functionalism holds that all parts...

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  • Social Sciences
    Different people might see different similarities between these systems, depending on the exact definitions that they are using. I suggest that you consult your textbook and/or your class notes to...

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