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

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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?

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

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

sociology

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History

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I need four examples of modernization I have two I believe any suggestions Examples of modernization the how the increased speed of communication through computer technology verses the Old fashion writing style. The way we used to have to ride a horse or even walk to where we ...

Humanities

If the protection itself were the sole basis for a society's morality, which of the following laws would that society want passed? If the protection itself were the sole basis for a society's morality, which of the following laws would that society want passed? A.required ...

soc

Is modernization likely to continue in the U.S.? Explain your answer. Do you think people would be willing to go backward to prior technologies and ways of living, or will the society keep on "modernizing"? Once you "explain your answer, please be sure to re-post and someone ...

8th Grade US History

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sociolgy

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

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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.

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.

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...

Sociology

A positive consequence of modernization is a drecrease in literacy rate an increased standard of living weaker social relationships conflicting role expectations B ? A negative consequence of modernization is economic growth lower birth rate pollution increased technology B?

sociology

Is modernization a world-wide trend? Yes. Using the definitions of modernization in this site, it's clear that people want to modernize. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/modernization However, what is modern to some people may not seem modern to other people in the world...

history

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Applied Dog Behavior

please check my answer thanks Instinctive drift may manifest itself in a A. Poodle chasing a rabbit. B. Border Collie who misses an agility obstacle. C. Beagle who knows how to heel but sniffs instead. D. Terrier that barks at another dog. I think that it is A however C looks ...

English

1. The price itself is expensive. 2. The price itself is high. 3. The price itself is cheap/inexpensive. 4. The price itself is low. (Are they all grammatical? Which one is incorrect?)

Biology

Which of the following best describes the relationship between science and society? A. Science influences society but society does not influence science.** B. Society influences science but science does not influence society. C. Science influences society and society ...

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Modernization theory suggests

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Social Studies

To what degree should European modernization be praised or condemned?

History

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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

English

1. He has finally paid his debt to society. (What does 'society' mean here? Did he pay the debt to a bank or just the society he lives in?)

World Geography

Why have modernization projects in Africa not brought increased wealth to the region?

algebra

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

English

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." A. Society needs ...

English

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Law

A bedrock principle underlying the First Amendment is that the government may not prohibit the expression of an idea simply because society finds the idea itself possesses which of the following? A. Offensive, disagreeable B. Meaningful, acceptable C. Foreign, forbidden D. ...

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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...

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 ...

math

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

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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 ...

Calculus

F(x) = 1-x and g(x) = 1/x These functions have the property that f = f^-1(inverse) and g = g ^-1. That is, the inverse of f is equal to itself and the inverse of g is also equal to itself. Take the composition of each function with itself to show that this is true. Remember, ...

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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 Is d the answer?

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 ...

society, please help

What is a negative problem with today society??? What is society's biggest problem??

Global Studies (check please)

The belief, shared by many Americans, that the United States had a right to own all the land from the Atlantic to the Pacific was called a. America's Right ***** b. Manifest Destiny c. The Inheritance d. Free Will Which of the following was neither part of the Confederacy nor ...

Physics

_________________________________________________________________ You find yourself on your bike at the top of Twin Peaks in San Francisco. You are facing a 600m descent. You and your bike weigh a combined 85 kg. 1. How much gravitational potential energy do you have before ...

Music

1. How is the survival of indigenous music and culture related to the challenges of modernization and environmental degradation?

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

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 ...

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 ...

us history

what is manifest destiny

world history

Enlightenment philosophers and reformers criticized the great inequalities that existed in society and believed that thought reason, a better society was possible. They called for social equality, abolition of slavery, prision reform, and improvements in education. What ...

Computer science

1.Fraction that has a numerator and a denominator. The class should have methods that can: (a) add and subtract two Fractions together and return the resulting Fraction, (b) create a duplicate of itself and return the duplicate, (c) see if another Fraction is equivalent to ...

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English & Composition!

This is my conclusion to my surveillance essay. Can someone help me revise this or suggest any changes. I tried to make the conclusion as mature as possible to be a college/ university type of conclusion. Any further suggestions would be much appreciated. *I used "society" ...

HIS 135

CheckPoint: Johnson’s “Great Society” Kennedy’s New Frontier and Johnson’s Great Society • Like JFK, President Johnson also had a vision for his administration. His program of initiatives was called the “Great Society.” Please: o Describe two of Johnson’s “...

Geography

Discuss the process known as the "Four Modernization's" and how the attitude of the Chinese leaders in this area contrasted with response to rise of democratic protests. I just need help with the second part of this question.

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 ...

English

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

history

Who initiated the phrase "MANIFEST DESTINY"?

history

what about manifest destiny is undemocratic

English

Complete Predicate. The Snake wrapped itself around the tree. (wrapped itself) is that the correct answer?

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?

English

I still have a few more sentences to check.I hope you can look at them, too. Thank you 1) During the industrial revolution England is interested by a rise in population which caused a growing need for clothes. This led to an increase in production made possible (??) by new ...

history

How did U.S. “Manifest Destiny” impact Latin America?

sociology

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Sociology

What are the manifest and latent functions of education in the U.S. Today?

H.S history

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

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. ...

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Which types of body art do you believe would be acceptable in mainstream Canadian society? Does this make it "good"? Explain your opinion. Thnks. Without question, cosmetic surgery is acceptable in Canadian society. It comes in many forms. Face, torso, arms, buttocks, thighs, ...

Math

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

society

consider the level of individual commitment required to foster pluralism in society

History (Western Society)

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History

What was the agrarian and commercial reasons that promoted Manifest Destiny?

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Culture and society

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English

Which option best describes a main idea of "Kuba Khan" Society tends to fear creative people Creative people are welcome in society Society tends to love creative people< Hail is a problem in many societies

Sociology

All of the following contributed to the modernization of the more developed nations, except plentiful resources self sufficient economics plentiful land large populations not sure

Social studies 8th grade

What was described as the "hardest work" slaves did? A) work in the rice fields B) we're going to tobacco fields ** C) working the lumber business D) Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. Which of the following best describes the social class of the small farmer? A) ...

Anthropology

If a friend were to say, “ He’s the president of the college” the term “president” would refer to an: a)status b)role c)social situation d)social relationship e)social interaction a group ranked in a system of social stratification into which member are born for life...

Social Studies

Has society become too organized? Does free will exsist? What role does chemical engineering play in society?

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what contributions has the arab society made to the canadian society?!? ANSWER IN COMPLETE SENTENCES PLEASE AND EXPLAIN!!!!

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US History

Are there any policies for Manifest Destiny? Because I couldn't find any except expansion on wiki.

Social Studies

How did the belief in Manifest Destiny influence western settlement

History Question

How did Manifest Destiny affect U.S. policies during the 1800s?

sociology

Which theoretical approach overemphasizes some of the more negative aspects of older people? a. conflict theory b. Functionalist perspective c. the Thomas Theorem If I am a gerontologist studying whether the Federal government is providing sufficiently for groups in the ...

Jenna

Write the correct form of ipse as it would be translated in the sentence. 1) The Roman boys themselves were accompanied to school by a paedagogus 2) I saw the girls themselves in the Forum Romanum. 3) I give heartiest accolades to Caesar himself. 4) By the work (neuter)itself ...

Education/College

The role of education is society.... What types of educational opportunities were available to people in a global society? Do people need education in a Global society? What types? Why or Why not? What is the role of education in society today? What is it designed to ...

Sociology

According to Parsons, evolutionary change occurs through a two step process involving A) the ideational and the sensate B) differentiation and integration C) core societies and peripheral societies D) industrialization and modernization

English

Grammar cheack please: The Australian society is becoming excessively like society in the United states of America Thanks Minnie

History

Why the idea of manifest destiny may have been so attractive during the 1840s?

Social Studies

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

S.S

How did the doctrine of Manifest Destiny in the United States affect the development of the country in the 1800s?

Math

1. In geometry, the symbol used to identify an object often looks like the meaning, or picture, of itself. Which of the symbols in geometry listed below does not resemble itself? A) angle B) parallel C) perpendicular D) similar** Is the answer D? Thank you for any help. :)

English

I wouldn't have thought this was a big deal but this paper is worth over half my semester grade so: In the essay there are 2 words im unsure of. They are "Society's problems." The problem I have is how to write "society's"...Do I write it as "Society's" or "Societies". I would...

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I have to write a paper and I am short of words. Maybe you can help me? I am stuck on some consequences of modernization? Is there anyway you can give me some examples that I can write about? Thank You,

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Karl Marx called for a "classless" society. Write at least five characteristics of such a society. please help i don't get this at all

sociology

Imagine a society in which there are no social classes-no differences in people's wealth, income, and life chances. What would such a society be like?

Pre algebra

A number multiplied by itself and then by itself again gives -1,000. What is the number? Please show the solution step by step

history

Hello! I need help regarding this statement of modernization and the industrial revolution: Technology is a product of liberalism and capitalism. Is this statement okay? I'm trying to connect technology with the ideologies of the west.

history

Hello! I need help regarding this statement of modernization and the industrial revolution: Technology is a product of liberalism and capitalism. Is this statement okay? I'm trying to connect technology with the ideologies of the west.

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