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R Amp D Creative Thought
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2,249 wordsInfluences on Society- Michael Novak stated that there were three influences on any society: Political influences, Economic influences, and Moral Cultural influences. The political influences consist of the governmental body of that society and the laws and regulations set by this governing group. The moral cultural influences consist of the voluntary associations of a society: the churches, media, education systems, the people in this society. The final influence being the economic influence, w...
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