This discussion examines materialism and over consumption in American society and potential impact on values, success, discussion-making and well being.Watch the Affluenza Video before complete the discussion board.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=QkiR_q-thjg#at=614How would you define Affluenza in your own words?What were the primary symptoms of Affleunza presented in the video?Do you think Affluenza is prevalent in our society? (Yes) or (No)- Explain why you answered yes or no and provide evidence or examples to support your answer.Why do you think the statement ” people suffering from Afffluennza try to fill emotional needs with materials things to make them happy” is significant? Do you know anyone suffering from Affluenza, (maybe you)? Describe a few examples of affluenza based decisions or actions? If you were to make a career choice based on Affluenza how might it differ from your career choices based on values, skills and interests? List (3) values or qualities that are essential to your happiness and well being?What steps can you take to insure that those values identified in question 7 can be realized? Other thoughts or observations?