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Topic: Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics in private and public relationships. Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values.
7) Discuss the Role of Society in inculcating values in individuals. (250 words)
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Why this question:
The question is straightforward and is about discussing the Role of Society in inculcating values in individuals.
Key demand of the question:
Explain in detail the Role of Society in inculcating values in individuals.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
Discuss what are values and their importance.
Explain what is the importance of values in society?
Role played by society in imparting values to the individuals.
Discuss the elements of the society who have great influence in people include: Friends, Neighbors, Media, films, Religion, Leaders, Government etc.
Explain in what way they influence on the formation and inculcation of values in each of these individuals.
Conclude with significance of the role played by society.