On Affirmative Action in America Affirmative action applies to employers in hiring and promoting minorities and women, governments in reserving a portion of their contracts for businesses owned by minorities and women, and colleges and universities in admitting minorities and women (Welch, 504). The history of affirmative action has its roots in the Civil Rights Act of 1964 which stemmed from the 1954 United States Supreme Court Case of Brown vs. Board of Education. In this case, the Court...
Society and culture!!! CHAPTER 1- WHAT IS SOCIETY AND CULTURE? 1.1 Intro to society and culture:  The concepts: o The central concern of Society and Culture in stage 6 is the interaction of persons, societies, cultures, environments and time. o Through understanding the interaction, you will begin to understand yourself, the society and culture around you, and the societies and cultures of others around them. o We also recognise four other concepts that are vital to society and...
Interesting Cloning Proposal In 1997, researchers led by embryologist Ian Wilmut, found a way to do the seemingly impossible they produced Dolly, the first clone of adult mammal. Since then, scientists around the world have been trying to duplicate and advance the work in a variety of species from mice to monkeys. Some have succeeded, but many more have been thwarted in their efforts. A few researchers had even set out to clone human, without success. But very recently, scientists at Advanced...