6.2 Days and time

The separating out of a special day or time in the week runs in parallel with the marking out of a space that is set aside for worship, ritual and communal activity (material dimension). The place where a religious community gathers speaks powerfully about the convictions shared by its members.

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7.5 Religion: a ‘good’ thing or a ‘bad’ thing?

In considering the value of religions, we can begin by saying that one of the first tasks of the critical student should certainly be to test the basis of judgements offered by other commentators. We saw earlier that the Church of Scientology has had problems gaining official recognition as a ‘religion’ in
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What is 370.76 grams in kilograms? There are 1000 grams in a kilogram.

Answer

370.76 ÷ 1000 = 0.370 76.

So 370.76 g = 0.370
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Think about the following two scenarios.

  1. A female worker (e.g. social worker, nurse, resid
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Perfect crystal structure can be achieved only by epitaxial growth, where deposits are formed atomic layer by atomic layer. The lattice planes of the deposited film merge seamlessly with those of the substrate on which it is deposited. Even when the crystal lattices of these two materials match in shape, however, they will never be a perfect match in size, owing to differences in atomic spacing between the deposit and the substrate; so, the deposited film will be stretched and distorted to ma
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The internet provides a world of information, but how do you find what you are looking for? This unit will help you discover the meaning of information quality and teach you how to evaluate the material you come across in your study of technology. You will learn how to plan your searches effectively and be able to experiment with some of the key resources in this area.

This material is from our archive and is an adapted extract from Finding information (T324), which is no longer
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