1. How do you define a developing world? Where is the geographical location of the most developing countries?
2. We read in the Webtext: While there is deprivation, there is also adaptability, innovation, and, increasingly, problem-solving. The developing world, which includes over a hundred countries scattered over multiple continents, has enormous varietyâ€”in climate, culture, and even level of development” If so, what makes a developing country labeled as such? What are some of the innovations and achievements of some countries like India?
3. The Meaning of “development” itself is highly controversial. Some even argue against anymore growth and development in the world. What is the view of Amartya Sen expressed in the first chapter of the Webtext?