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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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    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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    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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  • 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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    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
    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
    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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    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
    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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    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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  • Social Sciences
    "Nature" means the influence of an individual's genetic make-up on their development and learning. "Nurture" means the impact of the individual's family, education and...

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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
    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
    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
    Money can only buy things; it's up to you to decide if things will make you happy. Lots of things that we "want" turn out to be disappointments ... baggage that doesn't satisfy us (past the few...

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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
    Unemployment, if it is high enough, can have many impacts on society. These impacts can be economic, but they can also be seen in areas like crime and the family. The most obvious impact of...

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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 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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  • 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
    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
    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
    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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  • 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
    To speak very generally, some people like to argue that sports can take the place of warfare, allowing distinctly different peoples a chance to confront one another in non-violent ways. This may be...

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  • Social Sciences
    Social structure refers to the way a society is organized. It is about the way that various parts of society fit together and work together. Different scholars identify differen elements of a...

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  • French Revolution, The
    The Reign of Terror resulted from several factors. The first was the seizure of the National Convention by the so-called "Mountain," the radicals who were backed by Parisian sans-culottes, and...

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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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    The main reason why it is important to study the social sciences is because a knowledge of the social sciences can help us improve our societies. When we study the social sciences, we are studying...

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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
    Developing countries face all sorts of problems. These problems can be split into two categories. These are problems that the countries face because they are developing and problems that they...

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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
    The three branches of government are supposed to interact with one another through checks and balances. The three branches each have their own distinct powers through the idea of separation of...

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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
    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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  • 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
    I know it is very difficult to imagine what life must have been like before telephones, text messaging and emails. However, communication between people living in separate cities or states was...

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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
    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
    The American Revolution resulted from a conflict between Thirteen American Colonies, who were opposed to the tyrannical administration of the British monarchy and parliament. One of their main...

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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
    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
    All three of these are stages in doing professional research. You can kind of think of it in architectural terms: sketches, blueprints, and finally building the house. Concept paper -- A concept...

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  • Social Sciences
    For the last decade or so, technology has been changing the ways in which teachers teach and students learn. Although one could easily argue not all of these changes are positive, there is no...

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  • Social Sciences
    This is a good question. The significance of a study can be measured by how important a study is. To put it another way, some studies are more important than other studies. To be able to grasp...

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  • Social Sciences
    The Big Five test model is a set of theoretical assumptions and clinical practices emphasizing five core areas of human personality: openness, conscientiousness, extraversion, agreeableness, and...

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