Published March 30, 2006
by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||218|
This book will be a key document in the study of the evolutionary basis of genuine altruism. Table of Contents: The Question of Egalitarian Society Hierarchy and Equality Putting Down Aggressors Equality and Its Causes A Wider View of Egalitarianism The Hominoid Political Spectrum Ancestral Politics The Evolution of Egalitarian Society/5(2). Women’s Equality Day has been celebrated annually in the U.S since as a day to mark American women’s advancements towards equality with men and commemorating Aug when a woman. Trajectories in the evolution toward gender equality provide the backdrop for discussions of women and men as partners, parents, and workers in contemporary society. Contributors also keep a sharp focus on the complexities of gender issues as they intersect with crucial contexts of cohort, class, race/ethnicity, and sexual orientation. 1. Introduction: Rethinking Education and Equality in an Era of Inequality Toward a Global Meritocracy? A Brief History of an Ideal A Meritocratic Utopia? The Importance of Japan in the Discussion Purpose and Aims of the Book Outline of Chapters. 2. The Japanese Story: Topography of Confrontation, Roots of the Problem The Story Begins: Why ?
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