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... society or nation.
Culture is a part of the social
system and hierarchically equal to an economic ... and emotional features of society or a social
group and that it encompasses, in addition to art ... culture for repressing " human nature ".
critics, from the 18th century on, accept this ...
... as their human rights. Under the influence of social
role validation and inclusion, people with Down ... for realising their potential for personal and social
development. Despite this welcome change, the ... students nor neglect the disabled ones. social
activites, outings, and many sports and arts ...
... for "well-born") is a social
philosophy (sometimes labeled a "science") which ... eventually came to encompass the idea of using social
policies which fell into the categories of ... extinction of the weakest. Only by changing these social
policies, Galton reasoned, could society be saved ...
3 History of evolutionary thought
effect of evolutionary theory
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revolution), could not explain the source of ... of transitional forms between phyla.
effect of evolutionary theory
... of language ; their organization into complex social
structures composed of many cooperating and ... of beliefs , myths , rituals , values , and social
The self-consciousness of human ... , besides ensuring reproduction , has important social
functions, creating bonds and hierarchies among ...
5 Psychological impact
8 External links
... treatment, or to discontinue treatment.
In many cultures, inability to conceive bears a stigma. In closed social
groups, a degree of rejection (or a sense of ...
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... to explain the evolutionary mechanics behind social
behaviors such as altruism , aggression , and ... genetic advantage fails to explain many social
behaviours. However, genetic evolution appears to act on social
groups . The mechanisms responsible for selection ...
... are generally embedded in local cultural and social
systems, and serve various social
functions. Perhaps the most well-known and ... taxonomies that claim to be disembedded from social
relations and thus objective and universal. The ...
Alfred Russel Wallace
... after the fact, grateful that he had been included at all. Darwin's social
and scientific status was at that time far greater than Wallace's, and it ... Though relegated to the position of co-discoverer, and never the social
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7 Coping with cancer
9 Cancer research
10 See also
12 ... , National Cancer Institute (US), and Yorkshire Cancer Research .
Cancer has a reputation for being a deadly disease. While this ...
... of Artificial selection have been proposed to suggest that economic or social
fitness factors assessed by other humans or their built environments are somehow biological or inevitable - social
Darwinism . Others held that there was an evolution of societies ...
... proposed this only for the working and poor classes. Thus, the lower social
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darwinism - a related idea
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... of Brussels applied the self-organization theories of Ilya Prigogine and the work of entomologist E.O. Wilson to research the behavior of social
insects, particularly allelomimesis , in which an individual's actions are dictated by those of a neighbor. They wrote a script describing the ...
... level. Ecology is a multi-disciplinary science, drawing on many other branches of science.
Ethology studies animal behavior (particularly of social
animals such as primates and canids ), and is sometimes considered as a branch of zoology . Ethologists have been particularly concerned with the ...
... these organisms function. Organisms appear and disappear; sites are colonized by organisms of the same species or by another. Some species develop social
organisations to improve their reproduction goals or use neighbor species that live in communities. Depending on their environment , organisms do ...
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Cloning timeline : from CNN
Green Light to Cloning in Britain
Cultural and social
considerations in therapeutic and reproductive cloning
... science fiction movie see Equilibrium (2002 movie)
Equilibrium or balance is any of a number of related phenomena in the natural and social
sciences. In general, a system is said to be in a state of equilibrium if all influences on the system are cancelled by the effects of others. A ...
... , in order to live ; many environmentalists believe this principle also applies to the external environment.
Many ecological , biological , and social
systems are homeostatic. They oppose change to maintain equilibrium. If the system does not succeed in reestablishing its balance, it may ultimately ...
... with two other important early ethologists, Niko Tinbergen and Karl von Frisch . The prize was awarded "for discoveries in individual and social
Lorenz was also a friend and student of renowned biologist Sir Julian Sorell Huxley (grandson of "Darwin's Bulldog", Thomas ...
... Population World: Population of World . Retrieved February 13, 2004.
United Nations (2004). Population Division , Department of Economic and social
Affairs. Retrieved February 13, 2004.
United States Census Bureau (2005). Census Bureau - Countries Ranked by Population . Retrieved February ...