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8. You can definitely do something. After all, man is not an island, and the abuse of another affects the freedom of all.

Questions – Understanding what you have read

1. Mention the main difference in emphasis when human rights are compared in different cultures. (2)

2. Quote a word from paragraph two which is a synonym for the word ‘agreement’. (2)

3. Give three examples (of your own) of people who are different. (3)

4. In your own words explain why the UDHR was drawn up. (2)

5. Why can genocide be considered inhumane? (2)

6. What is the main goal of human rights organizations? (2)

7. What is an NGO? Name one that is mentioned in the extract. (2)

8. How does participating in extra-mural activities aid the learner? (3)

9. What is the difference between a petition and a demonstration? (2)

10.

a) What does the writer mean by the expression ‘Man is not an island’? (1)

b) How should this affect our attitude towards society? (1)

Activity 3:

To question and weigh options

[lo 5.2.3]

  • When you consider the importance of different human rights, you need to be able to summarise clearly and correctly what you mean. You have a list of definitions below. Below each, write the right or freedom as briefly as possible. The first one has been done for you.
  1. ‘Everyone is born free and should be treated in the same way.’

‘Everyone has basic rights, despite differences in gender, skin colour, language, religious beliefs, status, being a foreigner or disabled.’

  1. ‘Everyone has the right to ask to be protected from harm, the opening of one’s letters or the publishing of photographs without permission.’
  2. ‘Everyone has the right to live in freedom and security.’
  3. ‘Everyone has the right to profess religion freely, to change it and practise it.’
  4. ‘Everyone can think what he likes and nobody should forbid it.’
  5. ‘Everyone has the right to work, to choose a job freely and receive the same payment whether man or woman, old or young.’
  6. ‘Everyone should be able to go to any school of their choice to develop their potential.’
  7. ‘Everyone should be able to elect the people of personal choice to govern.’
  8. ‘Everyone should be able to move freely and reside in any part of the country.’

Activity 4:

To modify own views, where relevant, after hearing or reading the views of others

[lo 5.5.4]

  • The following exercise must be done in groups. You are given five basic human rights. Firstly, list them in priority from the most important to the least important.
  • Once your group has reached consensus about this, make a second list next to each right, stating briefly what the responsibility is which should be linked to each right.
  • For example, if I have the freedom of religion, my responsibility would be to tolerate other religions and give them the same respect I want my religion to be given.
  • THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
  • THE RIGHT TO EDUCATION
  • THE RIGHT TO REST AND LEISURE
  • THE RIGHT TO SHELTER AND SECURITY
  • THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM FROM DISCRIMINATION
  • PRIORITY LIST
  • RESPONSIBILITIES

Reason for choice

Activity 5:

To produce an advertisement for a specific purpose, using visual and design elements

[lo 4.2]

For your advertisement to succeed, you need to catch the interest of your prospective clients and influence them to donate. Use the visual and aural senses to make your advertisement appealing.

Questions & Answers

where we get a research paper on Nano chemistry....?
Maira Reply
what are the products of Nano chemistry?
Maira Reply
There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
learn
Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
learn
Google
da
no nanotechnology is also a part of physics and maths it requires angle formulas and some pressure regarding concepts
Bhagvanji
Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
Hafiz Reply
revolt
da
Application of nanotechnology in medicine
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
yes that's correct
Professor
I think
Professor
Nasa has use it in the 60's, copper as water purification in the moon travel.
Alexandre
nanocopper obvius
Alexandre
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
LITNING Reply
what is a peer
LITNING Reply
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
LITNING Reply
What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
Anam
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
Anam
Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
Hafiz
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
Renato
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
?
Kyle
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
Adin
why?
Adin
what school?
Kyle
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
Joe
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Source:  OpenStax, English home language grade 9. OpenStax CNX. Sep 14, 2009 Download for free at http://cnx.org/content/col11060/1.1
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