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Minority Studies: A Brief Sociological Text is a very, very brief textbook suitable for use as a supplemental or stand-alone text in a college-level minority studies Sociology course. Any instructor who would choose to use this as a stand-alone textbook would need to supply a large amount of statistical data and other pertinent and extraneous Sociological material in order to "flesh-out" fully this course. Each module/unit of Minority Studies: A Brief Sociological Text contains the text, course objectives, a study guide, key terms and concepts, a lecture outline, assignments, and a reading list.

Minority studies: a brief text: general reading list

Affirmative action

E. B. Hook. Science , New Series, Vol. 272, No. 5260. (Apr. 19, 1996), pp. 338-339.

Affirmative Action and City Managers: Attitudes toward Recruitment of Women. James D. Slack. Public Administration Review , Vol. 47, No. 2. (Mar. - Apr., 1987), pp. 199-206.

Affirmative Action Beneficiaries Performing at Levels Equal to Their White Peers. The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education , No. 13. (Autumn, 1996), pp. 20-21.

Affirmative Action in the 1990s: Staying the Course. William L. Taylor; Susan M. Liss

Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science , Vol. 523, Affirmative Action Revisited. (Sep., 1992), pp. 30-37.

Attitudes toward Affirmative Action as a Function of Racial Identity among African American College Students. Anke Schmermund; Robert Sellers; Birgit Mueller; Faye Crosby. Political Psychology , Vol. 22, No. 4. (Dec., 2001), pp. 759-774.

Jefferson - Enlightenment: Brown v. Board of Education - Racial Segregation in Public Schools. Brown v. Board of Education. Issue: Racial Segregation in Public Schools. (External Link) . Retrieved (1 of 4) 6/28/2007 4:23:00 PM

Divided Court Rejects School Diversity Plans. (External Link)&title=Divided+court+rejects+sc... 6/28/2007 .

Only the Onset of Affirmative Action Explains the Explosive Growth in Black Enrollments in Higher Education. Theodore Cross; Robert Bruce Slater. The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education , No. 23. (Spring, 1999), pp. 110-115.

Supreme Court of the United States. Parents Involved in Community Schools V. Seattle School District No. 1 Et Al. Certiorari to the United States Court Of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. No. 05–908. Argued December 4, 2006—Decided June 28, 2007

Plessy v. Ferguson. Docket: 210. Citation: 163 U.S. 537 (1896). Petitioner: Plessy

Respondent: Ferguson. Oral Argument: Monday, April 13, 1896. Decision: Monday, May 18, 1896. The Oyez Project, Plessy v. Ferguson, 163 U.S. 537 (1896), Available at: <(External Link)> .

Transcript of Plessy v. Ferguson (1896). Judgement of the Court | Opinion of the Court. (Transcription of the Judgement of the Supreme Court of the United States in Plessy v. Ferguson.). Supreme Court of the United States, No. 210, October Term, 1895. Homer Adolph Plessy, Plaintiff in Error, vs. J.H. Ferguson, Judge of Section “A” Criminal District Court for the Parish of Orleans. In Error to the Supreme Court of the State of Louisiana. (External Link)&title=Transcript+of+Plessy+v.+Ferguson+%281896%29 . Retrieved (1 of 17) 6/28/2007 4:28:59 PM

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find the 15th term of the geometric sequince whose first is 18 and last term of 387
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I'm not sure why it wrote it the other way
I got X =-6
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a perfect square v²+2v+_
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algebra 2 Inequalities:If equation 2 = 0 it is an open set?
Kim Reply
or infinite solutions?
The answer is neither. The function, 2 = 0 cannot exist. Hence, the function is undefined.
Embra Reply
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Nancy Reply
rolling four fair dice and getting an even number an all four dice
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Kristine 2*2*2=8
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Differences Between Laspeyres and Paasche Indices
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No. 7x -4y is simplified from 4x + (3y + 3x) -7y
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Need to simplify the expresin. 3/7 (x+y)-1/7 (x-1)=
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. After 3 months on a diet, Lisa had lost 12% of her original weight. She lost 21 pounds. What was Lisa's original weight?
Chris Reply
what's the easiest and fastest way to the synthesize AgNP?
Damian Reply
types of nano material
abeetha Reply
I start with an easy one. carbon nanotubes woven into a long filament like a string
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what is nano technology
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what is system testing?
preparation of nanomaterial
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Yes, Nanotechnology has a very fast field of applications and their is always something new to do with it...
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what is system testing
what is the application of nanotechnology?
In this morden time nanotechnology used in many field . 1-Electronics-manufacturad IC ,RAM,MRAM,solar panel etc 2-Helth and Medical-Nanomedicine,Drug Dilivery for cancer treatment etc 3- Atomobile -MEMS, Coating on car etc. and may other field for details you can check at Google
anybody can imagine what will be happen after 100 years from now in nano tech world
after 100 year this will be not nanotechnology maybe this technology name will be change . maybe aftet 100 year . we work on electron lable practically about its properties and behaviour by the different instruments
name doesn't matter , whatever it will be change... I'm taking about effect on circumstances of the microscopic world
how hard could it be to apply nanotechnology against viral infections such HIV or Ebola?
silver nanoparticles could handle the job?
not now but maybe in future only AgNP maybe any other nanomaterials
I'm interested in Nanotube
this technology will not going on for the long time , so I'm thinking about femtotechnology 10^-15
can nanotechnology change the direction of the face of the world
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At high concentrations (>0.01 M), the relation between absorptivity coefficient and absorbance is no longer linear. This is due to the electrostatic interactions between the quantum dots in close proximity. If the concentration of the solution is high, another effect that is seen is the scattering of light from the large number of quantum dots. This assumption only works at low concentrations of the analyte. Presence of stray light.
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the Beer law works very well for dilute solutions but fails for very high concentrations. why?
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