Other Names: Artificially accelerated growth
"Bigger is better" syndrome
Nature: The modern tendency is to regard natural processes as too slow. Progress is fast. Development is forced with everything from children to vegetables to technological solutions.
Incidence: Communication and information technology is turning over new technologies at a furious rate. Rapid rate of growth and size is admired in the business world. Certain forms of patÃ© are obtained by force feeding animals to provoke an organic disorder which grossly enlarges the liver from which the patÃ© is derived. Large, quick-growing tomatoes and factory produced eggs are tasteless. Children have less time for play and barely have an adolescence before they are concerned with getting a training and a job.
Problem Type: F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update 01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET