Differences

Difference or differences may refer to:

  • Difference (philosophy), a key concept in continental philosophy
  • Difference (mathematics), a statement about the relative size or order of two objects
    • The result of arithmetic subtraction
    • Difference (set theory)
  • Difference (computer science), a concept in computer science
  • Difference (heraldry), any systematic way of distinguishing similar coats of arms belonging to members of the same family
  • "Differences" (song), by Ginuwine
  • Difference a 2005 power metal album by Dreamtale

Other articles related to "differences, difference":

Heritability Of IQ - Between-group Heritability
... Although IQ differences between individuals are shown to have a large hereditary component, it does not follow that mean group-level disparities (between-group differences) in IQ can be assumed to have ... all the variation in the height of the plants within a batch will be due to differences in their genes ... Nevertheless, the difference between the two groups is due entirely to an environmental factor - differential nutrition ...
Hybridisation (biology) - Limiting Factors
... animals and plants that are more closely related hybridization barriers can include morphological differences, differing times of fertility, mating behaviors and cues ... to hybridization include blooming period differences, different pollinator vectors, inhibition of pollen tube growth, somatoplastic sterility, cytoplasmic-genic male sterility and structural differences of ...
Mediterranean Race - Early Debates
... These differentiations occurred following long-standing claims about the alleged differences between the Nordic and the Mediterranean people ... arose from responses to ancient writers who had commented on differences between northern and southern Europeans ...
Differences Between Domestic Marketing and International Marketing
... their products considering the different legal and political differences, language, and currency fluctuations ... Without an understanding of cultural and structural differences between countries, even leading global corporations can fail in specific markets ...
Sex And Psychology - Personality Tests
... Cross-cultural research has shown gender differences on the domains and facets of the Big Five personality traits ... Gender differences in personality traits are largest in prosperous, healthy, and egalitarian cultures in which women have more opportunities that are equal to those of men ... Differences in the magnitude of sex differences between more or less developed world regions were due to differences between men not women in these respective regions ...

Famous quotes containing the word differences:

    What we have to do ... is to find a way to celebrate our diversity and debate our differences without fracturing our communities.
    Hillary Rodham Clinton (b. 1947)

    No sooner had I glanced at this letter, than I concluded it to be that of which I was in search. To be sure, it was, to all appearance, radically different from the one of which the Prefect had read us so minute a description.... But, then, the radicalness of these differences ... these things ... were strongly corroborative of suspicion.
    Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849)

    I don’t know what immutable differences exist between men and women apart from differences in their genitals; perhaps there are some other unchangeable differences; probably there are a number of irrelevant differences. But it is clear that until social expectations for men and women are equal, until we provide equal respect for both men and women, our answers to this question will simply reflect our prejudices.
    Naomi Weisstein (b. 1939)