Date of publication: 2017-08-29 03:16
The idea that we should have no cultural policy is an interesting proposition. The anti-policy argument comes down to three points: The first is that articulating coordinated policy would hamper individual agencies too much. The second argument is that government cultural policymaking would naturally lead to undue state interference in cultural development. Third is the conviction that there is no need to elaborate public policy since the government s cultural mission is to follow the lead of the private sector, that there are no other proper public goals in the realm of culture.
Consequences are showing sign today. Many pacific island have already submerged in water and many are waiting for their turn. Regular droughts, heat waves, malaria, dengue- each of this ill words are gaining fame in media every year.
Paris Climatic Conference is the 76st conference of parties of UNFCC. World divided in two block again- 8775 Developed 8776 and so called 8775 Developing 8776 . India, China leading the developing block want developed countries to pay for what they have done wrong in the past with nature. Developed countries are adamant that emerging economies like India and China should at least share responsibilities.
It is a good essay. You have taken a stand in your introduction and defended it with good arguments till the end. Though more of economic aspects are there, you have still managed to provide socio-cultural aspects too. As your stars indicate, it is a good essay. Anyway, there is always scope for improvement. 🙂
But in academia, supply is decoupled from demand. Beginning in Cross 8767 time and accelerating after World War II and the GI Bill, universities broadened their curricula to include what they called 8775 creative writing. 8776 Harvard, Yale, and Princeton began offering undergraduate writing courses. The University of Iowa proffered a Master of Fine Arts program, and its graduates went on to teach the next generation at Iowa or, more often, started other MFA programs often founding a companion literary magazine at which students could work, learning the art of editing.
In this essay depth is needed. But you can also add more angles there is a scope for it. For eg, you could categorize triggers for social movements into Economic, Political, Cultural factors(without explicitly mentioning them like in school essay). Or types of revolutions especially in the contemporary world taking examples from Syria, Egypt, Turkey, Brazil, Greece, Bangladesh..etc.
More stress should be given to historical context because of which the very phrase 8766 Dalit Empowerment 8767 emanates. Systematic denial of education played a major role in making Dalits untouchables and social pariah for hundreds of years.
India has a second largest population in the world and a very low dependency ratio. To cash in this huge manpower and to reap demographic dividend, we need to enhance the condition of our higher education system. A few institutes of excellence has masked the deplorable condition of the mediocrity of the average higher educational institutes, its faculty and infrastructure facilities. We need to improve our higher education system if we aim to be a superpower in the world.