Capabilities of the 21st cent. citizen

Question 1: Is the world developing in the right way? (Martha Nassbaum)

Vocabulary from the extract:

global inequalities, defect, Gross National Product, per capita, gross inequalities, give high marks, wealth, distributed, take apart, equality of race, gender relations, correlated, political liberties

Question 2: What kind of capabilities do citizens need in the 21st century?

Vocabulary from the extract:

the Enlightenment, capacity, self-examination, critical thinking, stand for, personal accountability, global citizenship, dignity, stereotyped pictures, genuine curiosity, plurality, glaring inequalities, courageously, empathy, be in the shoes of, different by race, distance in culture, limitation, humble

Capabilities of the 21st century Citizen : PDF Worksheet

Source: Martha Nussbaum on 21st Century Enlightenment