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Unformatted text preview: our constitution. According to source B, all men have a right to pursuit of happiness. If an individual is not happy with what he/she has, it is justified that the individual buys more things to achieve a better degree of happiness. this affluenza, the spread of compulsive buying and shopping, can be a harmful thing. However, according to source C, the cartoon shows situation of American affluenza. the couple lying in a bedroom full of luxurious things are not satisfied and in this way the American capitalism and materialism can be said to have been overdone. Even though the source a justifies the pursuit of happiness, and the wills of people. however it may be necessary to limit these affluenza to people who are wealthy and with much power....
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2011 for the course ASIAN STUD 5A taught by Professor Laveck,k during the Spring '06 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Spring '06