Work together to fight a larger enemy or problem. Conflict is inevitable; if there is difference, there is possibility for conflict. Humans will always find something to fight over: religion, resources, etc. 98. 8% of people say no seven years ago. His grandmother told him that he could never wear red. Turned 41 last week, to this day has never worn red; it would be unlikely for him to unconsciously put on something red. Habitual pattern, however, it can be broken. Cannot get up tomorrow and decide that he is not afraid of snakes. However, gradually cure" this fear; slowly, steadily change his contact with snakes. Average height of men in japan went from 5"1 to 5"8. Developing western ideals and adopting their culture and technologies. Previously, they were very closed off from the worlds; us came and forced their borders open.