The Emergent Independent Press in Benin and Cote d'Ivoire:

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.00 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Likewise, journalists, managers, bureaucrats, and most other professionals who wish to advance in their careers learn to go along with things as they are and avoid expressing views that conflict with the dominant economic interests of capitalist society. [This is of course a lie. Others turned to individualistic solutions in order to cope with the existential problem created by the consumer society. The traditionalassociation between socialism and the working class was formally abandoned in works such asAndré Gorzs Farewell to the Working Class (1982). (more…)...
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Big, Hot, Cheap, and Right: What America Can Learn from the

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.24 MB Downloadable formats: PDF New media, such as Facebook and Youtube reach new, younger target populations. The unofficial total is a 2 percent rise from last year's 5,295 messengers in Baltimore. These areconcepts about which there is such deep controversy that no settled or agreed definition can everbe developed. The metaphysical background of the ethics he presents is deterministic materialism. Parenti has no solution - only complaints, because his analyses are based on unfounded Marxist principles rather than on a grounded empiricism in understanding human nature.] The theme of...
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Russia's Changing Economic and Political Regimes: The Putin

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.27 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Democratic statesmen can use their position to foster religious belief even as they scrupulously avoid using the power of government to do so. These 19th century "Salafis" were superseded, in the consciousness of many discontented Arabs, by the ultrafundamentalist Wahhabis from the Arabian Peninsula, who later usurped the term "Salafi;" and then by Hassan al-Banna (1906-49), the Egyptian founder of the Muslim Brotherhood. (more…)...
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Connecticut;: Birthplace of American liberty, birthplace of

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.07 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A good example was the attempt, some years ago, to deny Negroes the right to vote in some southern states by claiming that the Democratic party was a private association and could make its own rules for participation in its primaries. (The Supreme Court ruled that the parties are so intimately involved in the electoral process that to exclude qualified voters from the primaries was in effect to disfranchise them, thus denying them equal rights.) Less subtle is the distortion by conservatives of the value system of the...
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Law And The State: A Political Economy Approach (New

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.81 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Taken together, you get an economy capable of growing only 1–2 percent annually on a consistent basis. The balance of politics and spiritual groups i. In his political writings, Spinoza, building on his rationalist naturalism, opposes superstition, argues for toleration and the subordination of religion to the state, and pronounces in favor of qualified democracy. Film speaks the language of our generation, and Woodlawn does so profoundly. (more…)...
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Democracy in Reconstruction

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.71 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In the 1950s, with the beginning of the “thaw” in the communist countries and the growing disillusionment about the realization of Marxist ideology in the advanced countries, reference was frequently made to an “end of ideology.” Those who propounded this conception originally intended it to refer only to the situation existing at that time. German chauvinism found its highest expression in the racialist and anti-Semitic (see p. 233) doctrines developed by the Nazis. (more…)...
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Mexican workers, progressives and copper: The failure of

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.75 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Sometimes the same word is used to identify both an ideology and one of its main ideas. In addition, the stewards of corporate capitalism make it their business to occupy the more important public offices or see that "reliable" persons loyal to them do so. [Well, they haven't been doing a very good job of keeping the masses in line with all their power. Successful species, such as the human species, must, Kropotkinconcluded, have a strong propensity for mutual aid. The resurgence of Islam has...
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The Information Society: Innovation, Legitimacy, Ethics and

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.36 MB Downloadable formats: PDF For many decades, the most prominent in the West have been versions of political ideologies such as realism, idealism, and neoconservatism, as well as schools of thought such as IR constructivism and the English School. The United States is geographically isolated from most other counties. If, a century ago, it may have been forgivable to examine the limitations of science with the use of non-rational methods it is obviously nonsensical to do the same today, when the rational discourse on the limitations of science (particularly social science)...
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Organized Interests and American Democracy

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.40 MB Downloadable formats: PDF What has never in fact been clear in conservative thought is how one can decide which groups incarnate continuity. Most of these groups attempted to reclaim and affirm what they viewed as traditional Christian orthodoxy. The term literally means ‘rule by the father’ (pater meaning father in Latin), and canrefer narrowly to the supremacy of the husband–father within the family, and therefore to thesubordination of his wife and his children. Indeed most of them would claim - like US Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott -...
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Ethnicity, Democracy and Citizenship in Africa: Political

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.95 MB Downloadable formats: PDF These four levels are increasingly specific in the double sense that they provide increasingly specific guidance to units in the social system and have increasingly specific reference to the situations in which these units act. Although most policy decisions are compromises that seldom satisfy all interested parties, they usually allow for a working consensus. The superstructure is formed on top of the base, and comprises that society's ideology, as well as its legal system, political system, and religions. (more…)...
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