MEANING OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
Defined as the study of the state in all its elements, aspects and relationships
e.g. government and its organs, institutions through which the state functions.
Is also a systematic analysis to discover not only about the state but as well as political attitudes, controversial...
based on age used to define the life cycle, such as infant, youth, teenager, young adult, adult, elderly.
age grade - a social category or status based on an age range.
age set - a social group defined by those who share the same age status and are a recognizable group.
aggression - acts or threats designed...
Insider postmodernism: Jameson and Tomorrowland
Back to a New Futurism
1 GEORG Lukacs, from The Meaning of Contemporary Realism
2 WALTER BENJAMIN, from 'The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction'
3 THEODOR ADORNO, 'Letter to Walter Benjamin'
4 PETER BüRGER, 'Avant‑Garde...
Economics and Knowledge
Presidential address delivered before the London Economic Club; November 10 1936;
Reprinted from Economica IV (new ser., 1937), 33-54.
THE ambiguity of the title of this paper is not accidental. Its main subject is, of course, the role which assumptions...
Introduction Objective Main Content 3.1 Definition of Terminologies 3.1.1 Meaning of Public Administration 3.1.2 Nature and Scope of Public Administration 3.1.3 Public Administration and Other Social Sciences 3.2 Public Administration: Art or Science 3.2.1 Approaches to the Study of Public Administration 3...
Globalization and African American
How does globalization affect African-American culture? Globalization, in its
many meanings, can be defined as “the increasing capacity of people to rapidly interact
with one another anywhere on the planet, to share and analyze information...
Raymond Williams: ‘The analysis of culture’
E.P. Thompson: The Making of the English Working Class
Stuart Hall and Paddy Whannel: The Popular Arts
The Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies
The Frankfurt School
Introduction: The Nature of Politics and Political Analysis
by Robert Garner
• What is Politics? p. 2 • Is Politics Inevitable? p. 3 • Political Questions p. 4 • The Boundaries of the Political 1— State, Society, and International Community p. 6 • The Boundaries of the Political 2—Politics as Consensus...
between the two concepts. The individual would appear in his/her actual
position, as a 'terminal' for processes involving human groups, socio-economic
ensembles, data-processing machines: a terminal through which, of course, not
all the vectors of subjectification necessarily pass. Interiority...
autonomy. The price of control and autonomy, however, is often a reduction of social collaboration and interaction. Participatory music has the potential to make artists of us all, even the shyest of individuals, and for social synchrony and bonding and fun. But participatory traditions place constraints...
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. ISBN: 978-0-582-89410-5 British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data A CIP catalogue record for this book can be obtained from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Selden, Raman. A reader’s guide to contemporary literary theory...
complexities, and paradoxes over which to puzzle–surely something absent from most of our literature.
Dewey opens an important chapter in Experience and Nature with the seemingly preposterous claim that "of all things communication is the most wonderful" (1939: 385). What could he have meant by that? If we...
multiculturalism. Culture has many meanings. In general meaning, culture is the completeness of physical and spiritual products such as language, tradition, thoughts, symbols, laws, rules, ethics, theories, machines, tools, techniques, science, philosophy and art which help to form social and individual lives. According...
Engels 2 (i) History of the Subaltern Classes; (ii) The Concept of “Ideology”; (iii) Cultural Themes: Ideological Material Antonio Gramsci 3 The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction Walter Benjamin 4 The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno 5...
In this essay I will analyze philosophical and psychological approach to the economic issues by David Hume, which have played a significant influence on the formation of classical economics, and especially on the work of another great philosopher Adam Smith.
David Hume, the Scottish...
Social Factors in Education
All of us, regardless of our job, level of qualifications, attitudes, ideologies, ethnicity, gender or age form part of the complex structure known as society. Due to the complex nature of society it requires rules, some supported by legislation and protected by law such...
By Peter Brinson
The nascent field of cultural sociology can be described as anything but unified. Its multidisciplinary roots and influences have left a lasting imprint on scholarly activity in this broad field of study: classical social theorists, cultural studies scholars, linguists, philosophers...
does it mean to speak of the “time-space routinization” of social life?
* Time space routinization and time space distanciation are two concepts that Giddens plays upon when explaining how social life is constituted in different social systems.
* Time space routinization - relations between...
philosophy which are ethics, logic, epistemology, anthropology, metaphysics, political science, and aesthetics
Metaphysics is concerned with the nature of reality, being, non-being, becoming space and time, and the nature of existence. Metaphysician tries to help you understand the world. They try to...
it can become better. In this way, patriotism can impede progress.
• Patriotism can be taken too far, if Americans only purchased American cars, this would allow american car companies to become more anticompetative.
• American manufacturers need competition to stay strong.
• Patriotism can be...