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Topic 1  How equal do we want the world to be? You’d be surprised.

Source:https://www.ted.com/talks/dan_ariely_how_equal_do_we_want_the_world_to_be_you_d_be_surprised/

 

Q1. Have you ever had a biased way of thinking due to your preconceived notions or your expectations?

Q2. How much wealth do you think is designated to the poorest 40 percent? How much is the gap between your estimation and actual?

Q3. Do you think the “veil of ignorance” is effective to be objective? In what situation would you apply the “veil of ignorance”?

Q4. In what case do you think we need equality or inequality?

 

Topic 2  Sacred island of Okinoshima, three reefs added to UNESCO World Heritage list

Source:http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/07/09/national/okinoshima-three-reefs-put-unesco-list/#.WYFActPyjsk
(旧リンク先:http://the-japan-news.com/news/article/0003815388
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Q1. Do you know the reason why Okinoshima is registered on the list of World Heritage?

Q2. Do you know all of 17 cultural heritages in Japan? How many places have you ever visited?

Q3. What are the advantages and disadvantages of registering on the list of World heritage? How about this case?

Q4. Do you know any place that is trying to be registered on the list of World Heritage?