How does modernization manifest itself in U.S. society?

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  1. sociology

    How does modernization manifest itself in U.S. society? How do you define modernization? How do you think it shows up in our society?
  2. Sociology

    How does modernization manifest itself in U.S. society? Is modernization likely to continue in the U.S.? oWhat are the consequences of modernization? can some one show me where i can find information on this I've read my book but it doesnt really tell me what i need to know
  3. soc

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  4. sociology

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  6. modernization

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  8. soc

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  10. sociolgy

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  11. sociology

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  12. sociology

    examine the latent and manifest functions ( of the US response to 9/11. Consider how the emerging structures of society are functional and/or dysfunctional for the nation.
  13. Sociology

    It has been said that modernization theory assumes that in backward areas modernity-inhibiting characteristics are dominant. This suggests that the effects of international factors and positive effects of traditional culture have no bearing on the lack of modernization. Defend...
  14. Sociology

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  15. sociology

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  16. history

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  19. History

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  20. English

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  21. Biology

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  22. Ant 101

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  23. Reading

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  24. medical sociology

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  25. English

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  26. TX History

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  27. Social Studies

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  28. History

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  29. Math

    A no. Plus two-third of itself plus one half of itself plus one-seventh of itself equals 97.find the no. Ans is42
  30. English

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  31. algebra

    A no.plus two third of itself; plus one half of itself plus one seventh of itself equals 97.find d no.
  32. World Geography

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  33. English

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  34. English

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  35. Law

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  36. English PLEASE!!!

    A thermostat is a device used to adjust the temperature indoors. Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? "The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society." Society needs more...
  37. social studies

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  38. math

    A number plus itself, plus twice itself, plus 4 times itself, is equal to -104. What is the number?
  39. society, please help

    I have to write an essay over society's biggest problem. It says: " In our society we face a number of problems, such as crime, poverty, and pollution. What do you think is the biggest problem we face in our society today, and why is it a serious issue?Write an essay ...
  40. entrepreneurship

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  41. English

    The door opened of itself. The doors opened of themselves. The doors opened of itself. (Which one is incorrect above?) He went to the movies of himself. = He went to the movies alone. (They have the same meaning, don't they?) He solved the problem for himself. = He solved the ...
  42. Calculus

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  43. sciencew

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  44. English 9th grade

    Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society." The church was a thermostat is bolded ANSWER CHOICES: 1.) Society needs more ...
  45. society, please help

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  46. Global Studies (check please)

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  47. science

    Scientists know that water is nonliving because a) it gets energy from food b) it reproduces itself c) it responds to its environment d) it cannot make itself move I think letter c but I'm uncertain. Thanks
  48. Physics

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  49. Music

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  50. physics

    A cyclist is attached to a rope which is looped over a pulley (disc of mass 10kg and radius 0.5m). The rope is then attached to a hanging block of mass 5kg. What force must the cyclist generate such that the block will move with an acceleration of 2.25 m/s2. Let’s make the ...
  51. physics

    A cyclist is attached to a rope which is looped over a pulley (disc of mass 10kg and radius 0.5m). The rope is then attached to a hanging block of mass 5kg. What force must the cyclist generate such that the block will move with an acceleration of 2.25 m/s2. Let’s make the ...
  52. Computer science

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  53. us history

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  54. world history

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  55. Women in Society

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  56. English & Composition!

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  57. HIS 135

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  58. English

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  59. English

    1. The house itself was ugly. 2. I saw Mr. Smith himself. 3. I don't like the house itself. --------------- Are they all grammatical?
  60. Geography

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  61. English

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  62. U.S. History 1865

    Did I answer this question right? What factors led to the Western expansion movement at this time? What other factors contributed to the movement? How has the notion of Manifest Destiny shaped the world today? Here is my answer: Fredrick Turner said that Americans were not ...
  63. English

    Can you help me with a sentences with the word manifest and ebb ?
  64. history

    Who initiated the phrase "MANIFEST DESTINY"?
  65. history

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  66. Biology

    I would like some help if that is OK, like soon!:) 1.) A group of scientists proposes an idea that a chemical compound will enable bean plants to grow faster. They grow one group of bean plants in the presence of the compound and another group in the absence of the compound. ...
  67. Sociology

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  68. history

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  69. sociology

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  70. Sociology

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  71. H.S history

    Which is an example of the concept of manifest destiny in action?
  72. Math

    A number multiplied by itself and then by itself again gives -1,000. What is the number?
  73. Opinions needed pls.

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  74. society

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  75. History (Western Society)

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  76. Society & Environment Engineering

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  77. Culture and society

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  78. English

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  79. History

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  80. Social Studies

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  81. Social studies 8th grade

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  82. Anthropology

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  83. Sociology

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  84. Math

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  85. Social Studies

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  86. socials gr.8!!

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  87. Siphuthando High School

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  88. Jenna

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  89. sociology

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  90. US History

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  91. Social Studies

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  92. History Question

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  93. Social Studies

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  94. Education/College

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  95. Math

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  96. English

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  97. Sociology

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  98. English

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  99. History

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  100. Social Studies

    How did the idea of Manifest Destiny influence settlement in the United States?
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