Random factors

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  • Factors
    • Sex and gender
      • Gender refers to the way in which society classifies masculine and feminine behaviour
      • Sex describes a biological difference between men and women. Differences that determine their appearance and their biological functions.
    • Race and ethnicity
      • Ethnicity: An ethnic group refers to people who share a common cultural identity based on cultural differences such as language, history and traditions rather than physical characteristic
      • Race: Inherited physical characteristics that are widely distributed in human population
    • Culture and nature
      • Nature: characteristics and behaviour genetically inherited
      • Nurture: characteristics and behaviour learnt from the  environment and culture
    • Social issues
      • when large groups debate and search for solutions to common concerns those concerns become social issues (like crime and poverty)

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