I came across with a letter of S’bu Zikode who is the member of Abahlali baseMjondolo shack dwellers movement in South Africa.
This letter shows current most important problem humanity faces today. This is world-wide problem called apartheid between rich and poor, privileged and unprivileged. But I want to emphasize this problem from the psychological view.
Here is the excerpt of this letter which shows core of the problem: Continue reading
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The most known classification of human needs comes from psychologist Abraham Maslow. He divided them hierarchically ordered into five components:
- esteem and
According to the thread of my blog I will set out more specific needs of these five. Continue reading
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Tagged Abraham Maslow, Basic needs, desire, education, food, health, health care, Maslow's hierarchy of needs, money, needs, obesity, poverty, Psychology, Self-actualization, shelter, starving, want