Politics & devt
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Politics & devt
Are there any relations between a country’s development and corruption?
How does political instability affect development?
WHICH HAS A GREATER
IMPACT ON DEVELOPMENT –
a country’s mode of governance
or its political leaders?
Structured Academic Controversy
1. Work in pairs, labelling yourself either A or B
2. Read your assigned articles for A or B (Links to articles are
found on Googlesite. While the articles are rather lengthy, you
can ignore the portions on methodology and zoom in on
introduction & research findings.)
3. As you are reading, take note of what your article suggests on
the effect of political leaders or mode of governance on
development (defined as economic growth).
4. Present your findings to your partner to convince her your
factor has the greater influence on a country’s development.
5. At the end of your discussion, record your personal view on the
Googleform embedded in the Googlesite.