New PDF release: Burdens of Political Responsibility: Narrative and The

By Jade Larissa Schiff

ISBN-10: 1107041627

ISBN-13: 9781107041622

ISBN-10: 1107614287

ISBN-13: 9781107614284

How can people recognize and event the burdens of political accountability? Why are we tempted to escape them, and the way could we come to confirm them? Jade Larissa Schiff calls this event of accountability 'the cultivation of responsiveness'. In Burdens of Political accountability: Narrative and the Cultivation of Responsiveness, she identifies 3 tendencies that inhibit responsiveness - thoughtlessness, undesirable religion, and misrecognition - and turns to storytelling in its manifold kinds as a convention that would facilitate and frustrate it. via severe engagements with an strange solid of characters (from Bourdieu to Sartre) hailing from quite a few disciplines (political concept, phenomenology, sociology, and literary criticism), she argues that how we symbolize our global and ourselves within the tales we percentage, and the way we obtain these tales, can facilitate and frustrate the cultivation of responsiveness.

Show description

Read Online or Download Burdens of Political Responsibility: Narrative and The Cultivation of Responsiveness PDF

Similar political history & theory books

New PDF release: Cultural Theory as Political Science (Routledge/ECPR Studies

This can be the 1st significant eu political technological know-how publication to debate the transforming into interdisciplinary box of 'cultural theory', offering a coherent and doable replacement to mainstream political technology. The authors argue that 3 components - social family members, cultural bias and behavioural process - remove darkness from political questions at a degree of study on any scale: from the loved ones to the nation; the overseas regime to the political celebration.

Get Presidents from Taylor through Grant, 1849-1877: Debating PDF

The years 1849-1877 have been one of the so much pivotal within the nation's background. Over the process 3 many years, the U.S. persisted a catastrophic civil conflict, abolished slavery, improved westward and further 8 states to the Union, and witnessed the beginnings of industrialization. In politics, the period observed the dying of 1 nationwide get together, the delivery of one other, and the old management of Abraham Lincoln.

New PDF release: The Baltic Question during the Cold War (Cold War History)

This edited quantity offers a finished research of the ‘Baltic question’, which arose in the context of the chilly conflict, and which has formerly bought little consciousness. This quantity brings jointly a bunch of overseas experts at the overseas background of northern Europe. It combines country-based chapters with extra thematic techniques, highlighting especially the political measurement of the Baltic query, finding it firmly within the context of foreign politics.

Vom fürsorgenden zum aktivierenden Wohlfahrtstaat. - download pdf or read online

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2015 im Fachbereich Politik - Methoden, Forschung, be aware: 2,3, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Die industrielle Revolution und die damit einhergehende Massenverarmung breiter Bevölkerungsschichten im 19. Jahrhundert führten in den 1880 Jahren zu der Forderung nach einer Ordnungspolitik, die die wachsende Schicht derIndustriearbeiter von revolutionären Bestrebungen abhalten und damit den sozialen Frieden wahren sollte.

Additional info for Burdens of Political Responsibility: Narrative and The Cultivation of Responsiveness

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Burdens of Political Responsibility: Narrative and The Cultivation of Responsiveness by Jade Larissa Schiff

by Jason

Rated 4.79 of 5 – based on 22 votes