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The Concept of Diminished Responsibility



If you consider the intricacies of democratic government, then there is no doubting the size of the tasks that face officlals in US and similar civilized societies. From attempting to represent their citizens in the most fair and balanced way, to seeking to impart the principles of democracy on affiliate countries afflicted by war and conflict, their resources are often stretched in an attempt to create a more functional world and individual societies within.
While their intentions are good, you can not help but question whether the same democratic principles that define them are also taken advantage of by certain factions of society. As US government look to battle a range of financial and health issues, they must face up to two especially prevalent aspects of contemporary culture. First, they are unable to appease everyone in a country of such diverse cultures and requirements, and secondly that a consequence of liberal government is the diminishing of personal responsibility.
 
 
 

Changing Circumstance Through EducationTo give an example of the inhospitable situation that democratic officials find themselves in, you need to only address the range of social issues that currently blight local and global societies. As obesity, consumer debt and instances of violent crime have shown general levels of increae over the last 3 years, there has been intense pressure to create resolutions and move the country forward. However, there is often little done to question the individuals own responsibliltiy for their personal plight, leaving them largely absolved of any accountability.

Also, these issues are not confined to US. Other democratically ran countries such as UK and France have also suffered similar declines in the trends of behavior and consumption, suggesting that the issue lies amongst citizens who are afforded specific freedoms and liberties rather than specific government policies. However, still the emphasis is placed upon governments, law enforcement bodies and corporate entities to conceive and implement problem solutions without tackling the individual responsibility of offenders.

If we focus on obesity, UK last week suggested the inception of a tax payable by takeaways and fast food outlets which would be incured everytime they opened a store. With a figure suggested at approximatey £1000 )which equates to around $1650) per outlet, the aim is to either force them to raise prices or change their menus to avoid the tax entirely. A great intention sure, but one which penalizes businesses who are simply meeting a demand and following the democratic principle of free and unrestricted trade.

Challenging Individuals Rather Than Laws and BusinessesRather than to punish an organization which is operating within the law and licensed to trade in the manner and stock that they choose to, it would be far more sporting to attempt the more delicate task of educating individuals and guiding them towards a more nutritional diet and healthy lifestyle. This may sound an idelaistic and gradual aspiration, but it maintains democratic values and also creates a better foundation for improved conduct through the processes of learning and advancement.

The same principle can be applied to crime and criminal conduct. While governments are perpetually coerced into amending laws and legislation to tackle crime and criminals after the event, very little is done in terms of challenging social conditions and environmental factors that trigger these activities. Similarly, penal instiutions that concentrate solely on rehabilitation and allow freedoms to convicts that need to be paid for in a law abiding society (such as gym access), are failing to punish criminals for their deeds and make them address their actions and accept a personal liability.

And here is the significant point on such prevalent social issues. Creating laws, implimenting taxes and modifying legislation does little to change the way in which people think and act. These are concepts which are nurtured by experience, environment and the examples set by elders, and it is by examining these and reacting to findings that a government can truely challenge behavioral trends of consumption, spending and violent behavior. Without it, they are simply changing the immediate landscape and forcing individuals to adapt their principles to suit.

The Responsibility of DemocracyThe conclusion that can be drawn from these assumptions is that governments should concentrate on creating an environment of nurturing and education, in order that their citizens can take a personal responsibilty for their own conduct and behavioral trends. While it is an ambitious and gradual plan to tackle issues such as obesity and over spending, it is also one that will create responsible and accountable generations of citizens as well reduce the burden on governments to regulate and moderate society.

It must be remembered that while democracy is the only fair minded way to govern a nation, its principles come with great responsibility and awareness. By encouraging freedom of thought and speech they are trusting their citizens to treat these wisely and with respect. When these are abused or disregarded to pursue overeating or violent pursuits, then the government must retain the right to step in and challenge these actions and thought processes through discussion and learning. While they must protect their citizens, they must not forget the welfare of a nations values.


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