Module: Sociology (access to H.E.)
1. Understand the nature of sociological theory and the ways in which sociological theories can be evaluated
2. Discuss the origins of sociological theory and the work of three major 19th century theorists
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genuine sensitivities to which
it appealed; Pride and Prejudice (begun 1796; published 1813) shows how sanity and intelligence
can break through the opacities of social custom. The limitation suggested by her narrow range
of settings and characters is illusory; working within these chosen limits...
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The role of freedom in political life is often taken for granted. Were one limited to the daily news, one would think that politics had largely been absorbed by economics, that its chief function was promoting the growth of the economy. Even when...
Style will play some part in this, but its function is pragmatic and purposive: we might admire the lucid confidence of the car advertisement or the political broadcast, but in the end we will look beyond the words to the potential effect of their message upon our day to day activities. The style and language...
B. A. – 2nd Semester – Summer Drive 2012
Subject Name: Political Thinkers.
Subject code: BAE 202
4 credits (60 marks)
1. Explain Rousseau’s relation with the French Revolution.
According to this testimony, it would seem that Rousseau's influence extended...
The “invisible hand” entices us with promises of a harmonious domestic and global
social order, built principally on the laws of the market or market-like transactions.
Invoking the invisible hand suggests that social harmony and material advance of the
whole are the unintended results of self-regarding...
Marxist framework, social theorist Fredric Jameson links the emergence of particular art aesthetics with the development of a specif ic Western economic system in his text, Postmodernism, or, the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism (1990). With latecapitalism as the current economic environment, Jameson...
Mapping the Issues: Public Health, Law and Ethics
Lawrence O. Gostin
Georgetown University Law Center, firstname.lastname@example.org
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PUBLIC HEALTH LAW AND ETHICS: A READER (New York and Berkeley:...
An institution is any structure or mechanism of social order and cooperation governing the behavior of a set of individuals within a given human community. Institutions are identified with a social purpose and permanence, transcending individual human lives and intentions, and with...
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On the Meaning of Development: An Exploration of the Capability Approach
Why do we, time and again, return to the question: ‘what is development...
monuments. Stukeley and his peers were greatly concerned about the lack of official protection for the ancient monuments of Britain but had little political sway. It was often the case that the only power the society had to conserve the ancient monuments was through producing detailed drawings
such definitions as “legal norm”, “legal relation”, “subject of law” etc. Because of their abstract nature, these concepts are equally applicable to any branch of law; their logical and systematic meaning remains the same irrespective of the specific content to which they are applied. No one would deny...
The subject of Feminist art has been debated for many years. Female artiste worked anonymously in a society, obsessed with male dominance for a long time, examples of women artistes before 19th cent are rare. They encountered a clash between their roles as Mothers, householders, workers...
("good" or "well") and τόπος ("place"), means "good place". This, due to the identical pronunciation of "utopia" and "eutopia", gives rise to a double meaning.
hronologically, the first recorded utopian proposal is Plato's Republic. Part conversation, part fictional depiction, and part policy proposal...
RAWLSIAN STANDARDS OF SOCIAL JUSTICE
John Rawls’ A Theory on Justice establishes standards by which we may evaluate justice in society. In assessing the United States in light of the Rawlsian principles of social justice, it is evident that America falls short of these standards, and yet this discord...
up to the individuals how well, or even whether, they translate learning into practice. However, thoughtful and resourceful business ethics educators can facilitate the development of awareness of what is and is not ethical; help individuals and groups realize their ethical tolerance and decision-making...
Phenomenology, Hermeneutics, Reception Theory
3 Structuralism and Semiotics
Conclusion: Political Criticism
Preface to the Second Edition
This book is an...
6, 1991. New government was formed via parliamentary elections and the president was appointed by the parliament. However the country experienced political instabilities which led to the several governmental changes. As the time passed, post-soviet country was making step forward to democracy. Georgian...