It has been used in English since the 17th century. Waddington held that cell fates were established in development canalisation much as a marble rolls down to the point of lowest local elevation. An early version was proposed, among the founding statements in embryology , by Karl Ernst von Baer and popularized by Ernst Haeckel. A radical epigenetic view physiological epigenesis was developed by Paul Wintrebert. Another variation, probabilistic epigenesis, was presented by Gilbert Gottlieb in The developmental psychologist Erik Erikson wrote of an epigenetic principle in his book Identity: Youth and Crisis , encompassing the notion that we develop through an unfolding of our personality in predetermined stages, and that our environment and surrounding culture influence how we progress through these stages. This biological unfolding in relation to our socio-cultural settings is done in stages of psychosocial development , where "progress through each stage is in part determined by our success, or lack of success, in all the previous stages. The more recent usage of the word in science has a stricter definition. For example, Adrian Bird defined epigenetics as "the structural adaptation of chromosomal regions so as to register, signal or perpetuate altered activity states.
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Equal pay is paying a man and woman the same amount of money for doing the same job — this has been a legal requirement since A range of different factors contribute to this, including the different types of work men and women do, the seniority of roles, the difference between full-time and part-time work, attitudes to maternity leave and much more. If you want more information about exactly what the gender pay gap is and what causes it, head on over to our complete gender pay gap guide. Why does the gender pay gap exist? Well that's the big question at the heart of this issue. Every university reported a higher proportion of women in their lower paid quartile of workers, but even those universities with more women than men in their top quartile still had gender pay gaps. National Student Money Survey — the results However, institutions with the smallest gender imbalance in their top tier of staff also tended to have the smallest pay gaps. The Russell Group universities reported an average gender pay gap of However, the amount of women in senior positions is just one contributing factor to the gender pay gap problem. Discrimination, attitudes towards parental leave and caring responsibilities are a few other reasons cited as contributing to the issue.
In the first episode, Chris and Joy were cleaning the attic for Chris's father a somewhat eccentric college professor when they noticed an old book glowing. The children tried to open the book, but were unable to open it, no matter how hard they pulled. The book promptly opened on its own, shining a blinding light around Chris's bedroom, and started to speak before whisking the children and Gizmo back in time to the Garden of Eden to experience the story of Adam and Eve. In Superbook II Pasokon Travel Tanteidan , which took place two years after the first series, the book fell onto a computer keyboard, giving anybody the ability to see into the past from Christopher's home via the monitor. Ruffles his poodle has managed her to get lost into time, which prompting Gizmo and Christopher's little brother, rewritten as his cousin in the English dub named Uriah "Uri" Peepers Yuu Azuka in Japanese to search for her. Chris and Joy kept watch and control of the computer from the present. The older children also had a hard time trying to keep what happened a secret from Chris's parents. In this series Gizmo appeared as a fully fledged functioning robot in the present day rather than as a toy in the second series, but still needed to be wound up on a regular basis. Gizmo also had a built in computer keyboard and a monitor in his chest in order for Gizmo and Uri to stay in contact with Chris and Joy in the present day as well as transporting to other places in time or returning to the present. The first series of Superbook featured stories chiefly from the Hebrew Scriptures Old Testament , although a few episodes dealt with the life and ministry of Jesus Christ and the final episode was about the conversion of Paul of Tarsus.
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Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Singles' Day celebrations spread to several other universities in Nanjing during the s. There are several theories explaining the creation of the Singles' Day festival. One origin story is that in , four male students of Nanjing University's Mingcaowuzhu "All single men" dorm discussed how they could break away from the monotony of being single and agreed that November 11 would be a day of events and celebrations in honor of being single. The spread increased with social media use, and the event has become increasingly popular within contemporary Chinese culture and society. The story goes that his girlfriend was diagnosed with cancer during his second year at the university and eventually died. The distraught Guang Gun took to placing candles on nearby rooftops in memory of his lover, and on his birthday in the subsequent year, his roommates joined him to keep him company. After this, the day became a holiday at the university and grew to become the national, commercialized festival that is celebrated today. Description[ edit ] Singles' Day serves as an occasion for single people to meet and for parties to be organized.