- There are a lot of difficult words used to describe the developing world. Its important to
understand them without prejudicing.
- There are contradictions between the words (troubling terminology): Third world,
majority world, developing coun
ENV345 Textbook Notes (2013)
Chapter 1: Introduction
- Rethinking the study of developing areas consists of four main
arguments, each of which is intended to challenge assumptions about North-South
o First: representation of the Globa
Section 1 Questions:
Why are some people considered developed while others are not?
Where did the idea of sustainable development come from and are we
What causes environmental problems in the developing world?
What is the relations