• Gynandromorphs ("gyne" from Greek meaning female, "andro" for male, and "morph" meaning variety) are individual animals that have both genetically male and female tissues and often have observable male and female characteristics. (naturalhistorymag.com)
  • This last one, together with the local population developing at about that time the Przeworsk culture characteristics (see the next section), formed the mixed Tyniec group, in existence 270-30 BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • 6 The characteristics of a great culture. (slideshare.net)
  • Characteristics of a good remote environment and office culture will expose the flaws that are present in your existing culture," said Barrett Young, founder of the advisory firm The Green Abacus and a former member of the Maryland Association of CPAs' Board of Directors. (slideshare.net)
  • Societal and cultural aspects of Tourette syndrome include legal, advocacy and health insurance issues, awareness of notable individuals with Tourette syndrome , and treatment of TS in the media and popular culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • The demographer Watkins (1990) [ 1 ] has developed the diffusion theory which considers culture and cultural norms to understand the causes of fertility decline in European countries from 1870 to 1960. (hindawi.com)
  • These studies, along with Watkins' research, emphasize the importance of culture and cultural norms as they influence fertility. (hindawi.com)
  • Supporters of the concept regard memes as cultural analogues to genes in that they self-replicate, mutate, and respond to selective pressures . (wikipedia.org)
  • These old racial categories were based on externally visible traits, primarily skin color, features of the face, and the shape and size of the head and body, and the underlying skeleton. (physanth.org)
  • In recent years, the phenomenon of cumulative cultural evolution (CCE) has become the focus of major research interest in biology, psychology and anthropology. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • Even talking about national traits can be enough to get you into trouble. (counterpunch.org)
  • It's not really obvious what might constitute a national characteristic in Nicaraguan politics. (counterpunch.org)
  • Through analyzing data from the National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG) Cycle 6, our results show that inheriting the same religious traits from parents does have an effect on one's fertility. (hindawi.com)
  • Some sociologists have criticised the concept of "minority/majority", arguing this language excludes or neglects changing or unstable cultural identities, as well as cultural affiliations across national boundaries. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the cultural sphere, blacks may be stereotyped as musical, Jews as financially astute, and the French as good cooks and expert lovers. (religion-online.org)
  • Article discusses how executives might be giving themselves the characteristics of functional psychopaths without realizing how detached they're becoming. (dmoztools.net)
  • Thus far, however, no theoretical statements have been made to explain the mechanism why cultural norms inherited from nonparental sources or from outside of the family system have accelerated fertility reduction. (hindawi.com)
  • Affect control theory posits that emotions are constructed by social and cultural forces. (villanova.edu)
  • Through their highly developed economy and crafts, they exerted lasting cultural influence disproportional to their small numbers in the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • For years Rosario Murillo has assured Nicaraguans that this is a country marked out by characteristics which are Christian, socialist and promoting solidarity. (counterpunch.org)
  • With the expansion of the Roman Empire, the Germanic tribes came under the Roman cultural influence. (wikipedia.org)
  • They were at the outer limits of significant cultural influence of the Roman Empire. (wikipedia.org)