Socialization is one of the most important social processes in every human society. With out socialization the human beings would not be able to participate on group life and develop the human characteristics. The process through which an infant internalizes the values and norms into his self or...
An overview of Karl Marx's critique of the capitalist mode of production. This article explores sign value, cult value, exhibition value, functional value, and artistic aura.
This article presents a step by step example of how to conduct a factor analysis.
This article looks at Mills and Gerth's theory of society vis-a vis Znaniecki's. It looks at the similarities between the two theories as well as the differences
Why are some people always smiling while others are always complaining about how hard life is? What lies int heir personalities that makes them so different?
There are many theories that tend to explain different aspects in human development. According to Encarta Encyclopedia, 2006, these are system of assumptions based on limited information or knowledge, devised to analyze, predict, or otherwise...
Locke’s theory created a foundation for future democratic societies to be influenced by the system of protecting individual rights and creating a shared ideal of morals under one government.
Taking time to assess what we read or hear, to digest it, and then decide if it is factual or not is difficult when we have so many sources to verify.
What is the wisdom of the group? When is the group more likely to be more right than any individual? And what will affect the decision making of the group, making it wrong?
Ivan D. Illich, 1926 - 2002. Austrian born, he was an academic, a philosopher, an anarchist, a sociologist, a catholic priest, an activist, a reformer, an inspiration and a source of hope for many.