Social Relations

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New! Are Women People? by Alice Duer Miller

Father, what is a Legislature?
A representative body elected by the people of the state.
Are women people?
No, my son, criminals, lunatics and women are not people.
Do legislators legislate for nothing?
Oh, no; they are paid a salary.
By whom?
By the people.
Are women people?
Of course, my son, just as much as men are.

European research
    Citizens and Governance In a Knowledge Based Society

Noam Chomsky

    How propaganda works in the west.htm



    A fallacy is (in this context) a type of argument that may be psychologically persuasive, but incorrect


A Parents' Guide
        Special Education Needs (2006-2007)

    The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames believes that all residents of this borough, along with other users of its services, are entitled to fair and equal access to the full range of its services. It does not tolerate discrimination in any form and actively looks to identify where there is discrimination and to make the necessary changes to stop it.


Let´s Fight for Life

    Relationship between theoretical knowledge and behaviors in traffic

       BAFF System


    Feminist Perspectives on Sex Markets


The Journal of  Artificial Societies and Social Simulation



    John H. Holland, Emergence: From Chaos to Order, Addison-Wesley, Redwood City, California, 1998, ISBN 0-201-14943-5. College London) appears in Volume 1, Issue 4, of the online Journal of

    Artificial Societies and Social Simulation (JASSS)

    Stephen J. Read and Lynn C. Miller (eds.), Connectionist Models of Social Reasoning and Social Behavior, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Mahway, New Jersey, 1998, ISBN 0-8058-2216-X.
    This collection of readings focuses on a variety of topics related to the connectionist modelling of social systems, e.g., why connectionist models provide useful tools for interpreting the experimental

    findings   of social psychology. Deborah Vakas-Duong (Agent-Based Learning Systems, Annandale, Virginia) provides a detailed critique of this book in particular and the epistemology of social simulation

    in general in Volume 1, Issue 4, of the online Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation (JASSS)


Sustainable Development, Scientific Development and the Development of Peasant Farmers

            By Bertrand HERVIEU, Secretary General, Centre international de Hautes Etudes Agronomiques Méditerranéennes (CIHEAM) - 11 rue Newton - 75116 PARIS (France). Email:


Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy


 [...] recent social theory has formulated a more precise concept of globalization than those typically offered by pundits. Although sharp differences continue to separate participants in the ongoing debate, most contemporary social theorists endorse the view that globalization refers to fundamental changes in the spatial and temporal contours of social existence [...]

Forum on Science and Women
    Symposium II. Sustainable Bioresource Development : Women Beneficiaries

        Rural Women: Bioresource Managers and Technology Clientele

        Forum on Science and Women


       How GM Soya is Damaging Argentina



      With all but a handful of states now declaring themselves democratic, and with the number of more or less imperfect democracies on the rise, there seems to be little urgency for understanding what drives authoritarian regimes. However, authoritarianism is resilient and manifold. There are about fifty countries in the world today that are considered not free, and many more that can only be considered as only partly free.





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