Dettwyler had got a problem with the people’s approach to this problem. She points out that it is not just enough to look into the medical and hygienic concerns of rural West Africa. If this is done without actively striving to resolve the major issue of malnourishment among children, it will not help with the problem resolution.
Finally, ‘First Confession’ serves to tell us that religion is more than what we say, or do. It is even more than any rituals we might perform. Ultimately, religion is about us living the values, norms and beliefs of whatever religion it is that we ascribe to.
He gives an analogy of an ultimately good city which he names kallapolis. However, the city that plat creates in the mind contravenes the hitherto schools of thought in reference to administration of justice and overall wellbeing of the city.
We live in a world where checks and balances need to be enforced in every area of our lives if the world is to survive the upsurge of unlawfulness, indecency and all negative things known to man. It is important that the relevant authorities evaluate what consumers are exposed to so as to maintain the moral fiber of the society. In the publication and entertainment world, censorship is often initiated in areas such as films, movies, books, magazines, music, mobile phones, electronic games and other forms of computer technology.
“My faith is gone”, this was Brown’s cry when he was desperate and helpless in the forest. He is at one point referring to the faith in God since he gave up and allowed the devil o take control. ”There is no good on earth; and sin is but a name. Come, devil! for to thee is this world given”, (pg 189).