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Social and human service assistants must make their clients feel comfortable discussing sensitive issues. Power and the quality of same-sex friendships. Diploma graduates may be required to take courses in lower semesters in order to meet the overall degree learning outcomes. I argued that the first generation theorists avoided the relativism of sociologies of knowledge such as Mannheim's only to fall into a practical skepticism about the feasibility of agents acting upon such norms in current contexts.

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