Tag archive for ‘Development’

  • Civilization, Science and Spiritual Progress

    There is a subtle difference between civilization and culture: culture is the expression of the intellectual realm of humanity, while civilization is the expression of material development of life. People may be civilized in material development but as far as mental development is concerned, they may not be culturally endowed. In the absence of intellectual […]

  • A New Vision of Development

    The rationale behind the current model of global development was first advanced by U.S. President Harry Truman in his inauguration speech before Congress in 1949. In his address, http://viagracanadausa.com/ Truman spoke emphatically about the deplorable conditions of the poorer countries. He defined them for the first time as “underdeveloped areas.” In one grand, rhetorical sweep, […]