cHOOSE ONE PARTICULAR SOCIAL ISSUE OR SOCIAL PROBLEM AND GO THROUHG THE STEPS IN A VERY ELEMENTARY WAY. tHEN WRITE IT DOWN IN ONE PAGE MINIMUM SINGLE SPACED, SUBMIT ON tUESDAY.
social issue: brain drain
A particular social issue confronting is the "brain drain", or the mass exodus of talent from developing countries to advanced countries. The Philippines feels this keenly.
With the burst of the American dot.com bubble and the corresponding crashes in
I thought about
Now that the dot.com bubble has burst
The government's emphasis on talent export has earned it stinging criticism
In general, infotech workers fare much better than domestic helpers or entertainers.
Aggressive Foreigners Causing Philippine Brain Drainhttp://exn.ca/Stories/1998/07/31/54.asp MANILA, PHILIPPINES (NB) -- By Erwin Lemuel G. Oliva, Metropolitan Computer Times. The Philippine Software Associations (PSA) is claiming that the local software industry is losing a lot of its key people to "aggressive" foreign recruiters. Accordingly, many projects held by these migrant IT workers have, in effect, been delayed or even halted, thereby putting local software houses at the losing end. "The brain drain in the IT sector has reached a proportion that the local industry is now reeling from the lack of trained IT professionals in the country," the PSA claims in a statement obtained by Newsbytes.
Human Capital--Awareness, Knowledge and Education: The Philippine ScenarioMs. Nieva Neri Information Technology Officer II and Assistant Director for IT Policy Development of the National Computer Centre, Philippines "Promise of a million jobs"
1 SOCIAL I social issue or problem summary statements history structures values future direction prioritizing
insertion - social analysis - theological reflection - pastoral action
two limits academic pastoral
academic - understanding knowinm about something pastoral - action we are trying to do this in a more scientific way in relation to the other social sciencs, it is important to give you good tools big difference
not be ... pastoral - what comes to mind? churchy, does not just stay on the spiritual level a how very very embarrassing,,,
insertion is when you experience what happens. when you observe and you see. the experience is very inportant
verified- unless you see it for yourself. so much information.
not just black or white not accept at face value it is very difficult to establish absolute truth
1 social issue or problem choose a particular social issue or problem that affects society in general you bring in related facts and events For example, the alleged sex slave in the issue of the malaysian deportation why is this an issue for us? because it affects ous society like in all things in science it must be an observable occurrence. media is what makes many events visible
after identifying the issues, what do you do next? make a summary statement by grouping together related facts zero in on some particular causes history. look at the main line of the issue's history - major stages root causes why major events that affect the course of history
why they are doing what they are doing crusades
structurese- social issues / problem organized patterns of behavior by which a group of people operate economic structures, political structures, socio-cultural structural...
business analysis - envirnment - competitors - edge - - position, targeting opportumities
first you are faced with many possicilities ask what I might do ask what I can do strengths and weaknesses what you want to do - where your heart is what you should do
- ethical standards
values (perative) which influence the social issue or problem
trends significant trends
future direction of the social issue or problem / trends revealed at present accessories - essential vs nonessential, external people can focus on the inconsequential restlessness