The Political Power of Social Media - The Pensive Post

In recent elections around the world, social media has emerged as a potentially powerful tool in the battle to level the playing field. Social media has opened up a space for a more diverse range of people to engage, debate, discuss, make political donations and demand accountability and transparency in elections.

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Social & Political Issues in America: Resources in the Media Resources Center, UC Berkeley

Definition of Terrorism – Social and Political Effects

Furthermore, again despite Portis' claims to the contrary, part of the power and allure of Weber lies in the dual legacy that he handed down: He succeeded, at least in the totality of his work, in being overtly political while remaining true to his integrity as a social scientist. At least one work by Weber -- his short essay titled "The President of the Reich" -- directly bears this out. And even if, as Portis argues, Weber did become psychologically tormented by the tension he felt between his need to voice his political views and his need to feel integrity as a social scientist, what allowed him, in the end, to succeed in being both political and scientific was his two-tiered approach to value-free social science.

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The world premiere of new film ‘Power in our Pockets: Social Media, Money & Politics in the Digital Age’ is taking place on St. Patricks Day, Thursday 17th March in Washington D.C.

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Max Weber's View of Objectivity in Social Science

An essay on Max Weber's view of objectivity in social science, by Steve Hoenisch.

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Who Rules America: The Class-Domination Theory of Power

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