The following essay questions are adapted from “KS Bull 2011 Issue 1”:
“Morality has no place in international politics.” Discuss.
“Pop culture is all about appearance.” Is this a fair statement?
To what extent is the commercialization of sport a positive trend?
Would you agree that modern technology addresses our human desires more than our needs?
“Art has little practical value in today’s society.” What is your view?
Have we paid too high a price in our pursuit of economic growth in Singapore?
“Education in modern society focuses too much on the sciences.” Discuss.
“Whoever controls the media controls the world.” To what extent do you agree?
To what extent is raising the retirement age a necessary evil in today’s society?
How far is modern consumerism a threat to the environment?
Is world government a good idea?
“The media does not require more freedom; rather it needs to exercise more responsibility.” To what extent do you agree with this statement?
“Powerful branding now dictates consumer choice.” Do you agree?