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Week # 3: Marx and Weber

This week, The chapter on Marx ended and Max Weber was introduced. As we read Weber, we had to intersect Max Weber’s definition of sociology and what he means when he talks about action.  228 palabras más

Deep Historical, Intellectual, Political, Social Significance in the Picayune, or... "Covfefe"

It started in the wee hours with a tweet. If the last word of the preceding sentence doesn’t tip one off, what follows should be of glaring unimportance. 519 palabras más

History

Escaping the Iron Cage of Hopelessness

By Edward Curtin

Specialists without spirit, sensualists without heart; this nullity imagines that it has attained a level of civilization never before achieved” Max Weber, The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism…

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Le' Notes #34: In search of political legitimacy

This post discusses Weber’s and Alagappa’s theories of political legitimacy.

The centrepiece of any political system is legitimacy. Political leaders who do not possess legitimacy, well, are deemed unworthy of assuming any political authority. 2.553 palabras más

Academic Notes

I Beseech You, Orianne Aymard

Peace and harmony appear so closely woven in every cell of her being that the spirits of darkness would search in vain for a loophole. 634 palabras más

Wisdom Traditions

ON THIS DAY: April 18, 2017

April 18th is

Adult Autism Day *

Animal Crackers Day

World Amateur Radio Day *

National Columnists’ Day *

World Heritage Day *

Lineman Appreciation Day * 1.277 palabras más

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