Religion, Conflict, and Democracy in Modern Africa: The Role

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Still, women face unequal access to senior pastor positions, which pay more. A. in Religious Studies from Florida International University. In fact, according to the new National Content Standards in Economics students should learn only the "majority paradigm" or "neo-classical model" of economic behavior, for to include "strongly held minority views of economic processes [only] risks confusing and frustrating teachers and students who are then left with the responsibility of sorting the qualifications and alternatives without a sufficient foundation to do so."(17) And what is neo-classical economic theory?

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Publisher: Pickwick Publications - An Imprint of Wipf and Stock Publishers (March 2, 2012)

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