Development is both a creator and destroyer of values. Discuss this in relation to gender. NOT less

Aug 15th, 2016
Studypool Tutor
University of Chicago
Price: $15 USD

Tutor description

Development is both a creator and destroyer of values. Discuss this in relation to gender. NOT less than 2000 words.

Word Count: 4258
Showing Page: 1/7
Answer---------------------ABSTRACTThe terminology and practice of development are ambiguous. The term is used bothdescriptively and normatively, and it refers either to goals or to means for reaching these.Moreover, the practice has oscillated from one-dimensional pursuit of economic growth tocomprehensive social engineering to transform societal structures.Development was longconsidered an unalloyed good. As attendant social, cultural, ecological and human costsbecome more evident, however, it is increasingly viewed as a two-edge sword,simultaneously creating and destroying values. It brings material and technological gains andnew freedoms, but also breeds injustice, destroys cultures, damages environments andgeneralizes anomie.More importantly, development engenders value conflicts over themeaning and content of the good life, the basis of justice in society, and the criteria governingthe stance of human societies toward nature.In thinking about, and acting upon, developmentwe need a wisdom to match our sciences. This essay explores possible roads leading tosuch wisdom.1ST --------------------------Trickster tales have existed globally since the earliest times, and nearly everyone recognizes atrickster when one is encountered in a story, whether it be the Monkey King stealing thePeaches of Immortality, Hermes making Apollos cattle walk backwards, or brer Rabbitpulling the stunt with the tar baby. It is not hard to account for their appealthe

Review from student

Studypool Student
" Thanks, good work "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1828 tutors are online

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors