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Department
Political Science
Course
Political Science 1020E
Professor
Charles Jones
Semester
Fall

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Ideologies Pp. 1-17 Thinking Determines Action - 9-11: Why? Part of the explanation is radical Islam - Occupy Wall Street Protests: Why? Part of the explanation is a rejection of corporate capitalism in its current form Ideologies - set of ideas that shape peoples thinking and actions with regard to race, nationality, gender. Responsibility to environment, and many others - Two things shape human history: Technology and ideologies (Berlin) - Systems of ideas with histories - Aim to shape social change - Dynamic: ideologies adapt to historical circumstances - Scientific study of ideas Ideology: Origin and Key Parts - Destutt de Tracy (1970): science of ideas - Now (2011): social/political world view - Four functions: explanation, evolution, orientation (how we fit in), prescription (means of making things better) - Explanation: Why social, political, and economic condit
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