Compare and contrast the self-cultivation philosophies in Buddhism and Yoga, especially the Buddha’s Eightfold Path and Patañjali’s Eight Limb Program (making clear the similarities and differences). Then explain what contemporary….
Sacred Rice Joanna Davidson
Currently, the Jola are grappling with many kinds of change. Davidson contends that studies of marginalized peoples often either lament their demise or celebrate their resilience. Are either of these approaches sufficient by itself? Why or why not? What can Jola do to maintain their identity but improve livelihoods given environmental changes? Assess/critique green revolution initiatives in West Africa – were they effective? What kinds of development programs would be useful to the Jola and to Guinea Bissau at this point?
You are required to cite all of your sources (both in-text and at the end as a list of works cited). You should cite at least 2 sources – one of these will be the book. Other sources can be course materials or outside academic sources.