How much of the problems related to environmental concerns are based on social structures of society, on businesses that dominate our economic system, and on members of society whose beliefs, values, and norms are not sympathetic to making social change in their lifestyles? What effect will underdeveloped nations have on the world’s environment if they develop their economies and enjoy a burgeoning middle class like those of developed nations? Should anything be done about this?
What consequences has the belief of individualism brought to bear on the environment in general? Do people have the right to do whatever they want to the Earth?
250 word minimum, 10 points