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Republicans ended Great Society-style social engineering.
But few paid a bigger price for Brownback’s seven-year experiment with supply-side social engineering than Kansas’s schoolchildren.
That same year, Facebook openly endorsed social engineering.
Given the longstanding American hostility to social engineering, each of these steps faced heavy pushback.
Their anti-Trump posturing is mostly for show, but these mayors are pushing substantive — and increasingly radical — agendas of social engineering.
But more than half claimed to be social engineering experts as well, and about 40 percent claimed expertise in source code analysis and Android application testing.
The aim should have been a revenue system that stops subordinating economic efficiency to social engineering and rent-seeking, thereby maximizing the probability of economic growth sufficient to fund the entitlement state.
Once hooked, consumers are robbed of choice, milked for profit, deprived of privacy and made the subjects of stealth social engineering experiments.
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SOCIAL ENGINEERING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of social engineering for English Language Learners
: the practice of making laws or using other methods to influence public opinion and solve social problems or improve social conditions
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