Each community is known for its peculiarity in either the negative or positive perspective but the amazing thing is that somehow, all communities can complement each other in a wholesome and productive manner.
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The word disruption sounds like a mean word and the reason is because it is attributed to those who do things without the thought of being orderly and how the disorderliness affects people. There can always be a radical change in the way things are done but that does not suggest that it must be done callously without giving consideration to possibly affected parties.
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The culture of a community lies in the hands of both the Old and the New generation. The successful transfer of a culture from one generation to another without strictness as it pertains to the innovative and creative method of expression gives rise to the development of the community.
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No community is an island of problems, values or solutions. Every community is never bereft of a good and accurate response to one issue or another. This means that no matter how underdeveloped or undeveloped a community is, there is always an issue they are accurately responding to.
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Most times, it may not be enough reason that food is responsible for influencing the Culture of a particular community. What food does is open up the Community to accept as many options as possible.
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Food is definitely the most rudimentary element of survival for all living things. No one exists without the intake of any kind of food with little or no regards to whether the diet is balanced or not. Like other variables of Culture, food is a psychological response that comes from a physiological need and the act of preparing it in a way that would facilitate its processing and readiness for consumption is Technology.
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The growth of a community hinges on how it is able to extend what is within the people that made it up to other elements of the community in order to foster a more productive and sustainable means of responding to issues.
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Before there is a definite response to an issue, there must be a perception i.e. how the community views the issue. Is the issue perceived as an advantage or disadvantage? Seeing it as a advantage should generate series of thoughts that are different from seeing from the perspective of a disadvantage.
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There are key elements that the sustainability of a community depends upon. These elements have a huge impact on the development of any community because they are the pillars that hold its existence. One of these elements is CULTURE!
“Culture can simply be defined as the response of a people to issues of life”
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There was once a time when community is all people have as identity, resources and culture. There was a time when community catered for itself because the people that constituted it recognized the beauty and benefits of togetherness and synergy.
But presently, individualism is promoted and community is fast falling apart. Individuals are now forming pseudo communities that will only foster their personal agendas with the communal agenda as mere corporate social responsibilities.
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