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...Alienation This paper analyses the book, "Mrs. Dalloway" by Virginia Woolf and discusses alienation in this context. The novel, "Mrs. Dalloway" by Virginia Woolf details the happening of a single day, Wednesday in mid-June 1923. Ideally, the novel intertwines two seemingly unconnected storylines that happened on this day. The main character in the novel is Clarissa Dalloway and the novel depicts the actions of Clarissa Dalloway as she prepares for her evening party (Woolf 3). Indeed, the entire novel revolves around the preparation and the actual party as well as the events that took place between the preparation of the party and the end of the party. Most significantly, the novel depicts... ...
Alienation
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...Alienation is familiar to humanity since the very beginning of the world. Individuals have been facing alienation in their societies since time immemorial. Society always demands conformity to its standards and norms. Any individual who fails to conform to this standard would be alienated from the society. Alienation appears in different planes for different societies. Race, Gender, abnormalities, intellectual disabilities, nationalities, creed, and ethnicity etc are few of the themes of alienation. Alienation causes pain, frustration, disappointment, rebellions, fights and several other problems. The society’s strange demand of conformity has destroyed the life of thousands... assignment is due...
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...Alienation Introduction The are believed to be suffering from tunnel vision, as the corporate practices are not running according to theoretical perspectives of the classroom. The student loans are on the rise in developed economies of the world and therefore, the pupils have to work in order pay off their debt. The students cannot focus on their studies because their time has been consumed by professional duties and responsibilities. However, the early exposure to work environment helps the students in landing a job in early career but in the long-run perspective, the students who could have an exceptional mark in academics end up doing ordinary jobs in comparison... Paper Applying Marx's Types of...
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...Alienation In his manuscripts, Marx outlines two categories of members including the property owners and workers. Whileproperty owners gain from economic advancements, workers suffer the curse of impoverishment. Besides experiencing impoverishment, workers also undergo the menace of alienation. Marx reasons that the workers relationship with the object of his work is characteristic of isolation and a decreasing standard of living. According to Marx, the reason to decline in standards is due to objectification of labor (71). Marx’s statement, “the worker is related to the product of his labor as to an alien object,” captures the meaning of...
How literature broadens the knowledge and perceptions on the African diaspora
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...My Singular Irene by Jose Alcantara Almanzar This body of work focuses on alienation and repression. These two issues are represented through the situation of a married woman within a repressive and patriarchal marriage. Irene (the wife) although not living in poverty, was treated a secondary to the husband instead of a partner. As narrated by the husband, he has provided her with a television and everything that she needs so she does not have to leave the house (Almanzar 5). Furthermore, according to the husband... ?How Literature Broadens the Knowledge and Perceptions on the African Diaspora Introduction The African Diaspora was characterized as the forced dispersal of Africans. This involuntary...
African Diaspora
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...My Singular Irene” (Rowell 3); the two dominant themes therein are alienation and male chauvinism. Irene feels the alienation of living in a patriarchal middle class world where she is expected to conform to the social dictates of her status both socially and gender wise. Her husband who is the narrator expects her to be grateful for the life he has afforded her and thinks it qualifies him to lord over her and restrict her freedom of expression and socialization. To him, her needs are childish, whimsical and even idiotic and he pushes her into becoming a walking stereotype of female...
Karl Marx about alienation
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...alienation. The Marxian understanding of this particular notion can be generally stated as the laborer’s loss of control over labor. Labor, which is a crucial concept in Marxian frame-work, can be defined, in simple terms as the actual activity of producing services and goods. Marx makes a clear-cut distinction between labor and labor-power. The latter refers to the capacity of the engaging in labor or alternatively in the production of use-value. Marx argues that alienation is rooted in the material world and not somewhere else. Alienation of labor occurs only in a capitalist society, where capitalist modes... Karl Marx, in his Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts (1844) unearths his ideas on...
Irene Rosenfeld - CEO of Kraft Foods Inc.
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...Irene Rosenfeld Irene Rosenfeld is the CEO of Kraft Foods Inc. By ethni she is Jewish and is married with two daughters. She is the current Chairwoman of Kraft Foods as well. Kraft Foods Inc. is the largest confectionery, beverage and food corporation which is based in the United States. It has brands which are marketed over 155 different countries. Nearly 40 of its brands are as old as a century. It is an independent public company which is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Its annual revenues are around US$49.207 billion, as 2010 figures depict. Irene Rosenfeld completed her PhD from Cornell University in 1980. Earlier, she did her MBA from the same university... ? ID Lecturer CEO Paper – Irene...
Parental/sibling alienation
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...ALIENATION Influence and Reasons of Alienation, Parental and Sibling PARENTAL AND SIBLING ALIENATION Influence and reasons of alienation, parental and sibling This paper is dedicated to what parental/sibling alienation is and how it influences on the children`s life. In addition it is a situation, when one parent tries to attempt alienation of a child or children from the other parent. By definition alienation is the isolation of one thing the other. Parental alienation or sibling alienation becomes a result of the desire of one parent`s to isolate his or her child from the connections with other family members, like the second parent or other children through words... Running head: PARENTAL AND SIBLING...
Parental alienation syndrome
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...Alienation Syndrome Parental Alienation Syndrome Parental Alienation Syndrome is not a new experience, since it has been in practices during occurrences of conflicts in marital relationships (Lowenstein, 1999). Moreover, it is regarded to be a conscious or unconscious action, whereby parents fall into conflicts. In this case, the situation eliminates love, respect and affection towards their children. Therefore, the situation is applied against their younger and passive children, though this is ineffective with grown-up children that are self-assured; thus, this paper explores parental alienation syndrome. Parental Alienation syndrome is not likely to occur among harmonious family... from a...
Marx's Ideas of Alienation
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...Alienation is one of the terms used in sociology which is often associated with the remoteness or separation from any activity or group. Its roots however, are relatively deeper and the word itself is associated with words such as powerlessness, namelessness, and social isolation as well as the cultural estrangement. In its relative significance for sociology, alienation has been described as the distancing of people from experiencing totality in the social world as well as their own self. Karl Marx was one of the earliest to identify this concept and extensively used it within the perspective of workers and their separation from what they produced. Marx however, viewed... it from the...
Alienation in Hamlet
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...alienation. After the King chides Hamlet for being too gloomy, the latter produces another pun, as he states "not so, my lord, I am too much in the sun" (I.2, 67). Thus the fact that Hamlet is too much in the 'light' for his liking is mirrored with the fact that he... Alienation in Hamlet Hamlet is perhaps the most famous play of alienation ever written. While this essay will concentrate on the character of Hamlethimself, many other characters also exhibit alienation in the course of the play. Ophelia is alienated by her misunderstanding of Hamlet's actions, Polonius by the fact that his trite philosophy ("to thine own self be true etc.) cannot explain the subtleties of actual human behavior. Gertrude...
Sociology - Social Alienation
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...Alienation Karl Marx, who is attributed with the development of Marxism, researched extensively on the issue of workers and employers. Marxism borrowed heavily from the relationship that existed between the laborers and owners, also referred to as capitalists. Over the years, since the advent of Marxism, the ideas Marx had put across in reference to laborers and capitalists have continued on to magnify. In today’s world, the advancement in business models, scientific methods and technology has further advanced capitalism. The laborers, through seeking employment in industries and organizations, which are oriented in terms of business, science and technology, are pushed to cooperate... with...
Alienation from society
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...Alienation What does alienation mean? According to the Britannica Online Encyclopedia the most common forms of alienation are: “the feeling that one’s destiny is not under one’s own control but is determined by external agents, [such as] fate, the lack of commitment to shared social conventions, which leads to distrust [and] the individual is out of touch [with everyone around him/her]”. While it is true that there are many variants of the term alienation, one of the most well known variant of alienation is the isolation of oneself from society. In J.B. Priestleys An Inspector Calls and Mark Haddons The Curious Incident... Yim David Yim Kina Cavicchioli English 1129 July 13th, 2009 The Sad Truth About...
Marx on Alienation
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...alienation. Hegel in his dialectics believed that history was manifestation of the movement of spirit acting “behind the backs” of actors in history but Marx was of the view that this “spirit” was just the human activity itself. Hegel’s “spirit... Karl Marx (1818-1883) is a philosopher who uses Hegelian philosophy as his framework. As reflected in his writings, he is more of a social and economic analyst than a philosopher. He digs deeper into Hegel’s work and critiques the work to advance his materialist theory ad Hegel was an idealist. Marx’s Critique of Hegel’s Dialectic and General Philosophy contained in the Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts (1844) is the clearest expression of his theory of...
Alienation and Emancipation
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...Alienation and Emancipation Marx, ashas been indicated, addressed himself to economic alienation in his essay "On the Jewish Question". The formal aim of this essay was to criticize the views on the Jewish question that Bruno Bauer had expressed in two articles published earlier in 1843. In reply to Bauer's contention that the social emancipation of the Jews was dependent upon their religious emancipation, Marx argued that the real emancipation of the Jews was necessarily connected with the general emancipation of humanity from the state. This thesis was presented in the broad frame of the doctrine of political alienation. The theme... of economic alienation was broached in...
Alienation from Species-being
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...Alienation from Species-being His/Her Inserts 28 April, Alienation from Species-being In philosophy and social sciences there are different meanings of alienation (estrangement).As someone become alien, to somebody or something due to acts or results of acts, is termed as alienation (Paul Edwards, 1967). Alienation is present where ever there is transformation (changing one form into another). According to Marx the effects of political and economic conditions results in alienation. The theory of alienation was developed by Marx to disclose the unfriendly...
Parental alienation syndrome
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...Alienation Syndrome Parental Alienation Syndrome Parental Alienation Syndrome is not a new experience, since it has been in practices during occurrences of conflicts in marital relationships (Lowenstein, 1999). Moreover, it is regarded to be a conscious or unconscious action, whereby parents fall into conflicts. In this case, the situation eliminates love, respect and affection towards their children. Therefore, the situation is applied against their younger and passive children, though this is ineffective with grown-up children that are self-assured; thus, this paper explores parental alienation syndrome. Parental Alienation syndrome is not likely to occur among harmonious family... for...
The Alienation of Emily
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...Alienation of Emily The short story "I Stand Here Ironing" is Tillie Olsen's dark portrayal of the inadequacies we face as parents, the difficulties of growing up, and a grim reminder of how far apart a mother and daughter can be in such a close place. The story conveys the indifference and despair of hard times, with a mother too busy to succeed at work or at home. These failings are passed to the daughter, Emily, as she grows up in a twisted world as a deformed being, "thin and dark and foreign-looking ", out of place and out of step with her surroundings. Her mother's hard luck had become Emily's own fate, the future of a wash woman hopelessly trying to keep the wrinkles out. Her mother... The...
Marx on Alienation
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...Alienation 08 March, 2006 As a thinker, humanist and a revolutionist, Karl Marx had afforded to us, perhaps the greatest ideas of our time. He has first polished ideas on the human being, the society and finally nature criticizing all religions. He has inspired mass actions and revolutions that have disturbed a lot of government officials. His beliefs and writings inspired mass movements and have caused societal change and consequently the downfall of rulers in some countries. To better understand the situation of countries advocating his teachings one must know what Marx intends to impart to us all. For Marx, capitalism is an economic system... in which businesses are controlled and owned...
Alienation Theme in Metamorphosis
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...Alienation Theme in Metamorphosis Introduction Metamorphosis is a transformation from one form of being to another. In “The Metamorphosis,” Mr SamsaGregor is undergoing transformation from a human being to an insect form, which Kafka uses to explain alienation as his main theme in this book. Gregor is a hardworking travelling salesperson who has worked for his company for the last fifteen years without reporting a single case of illness. He has to wake up early every day to catch the five o’clock train sometimes not getting enough sleep. The fact that he has to feed his parents, pay their bills, and cover his fathers large debts keeps him on the job that...
Alienation from others and process
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...alienation from others and alienation from process.  Please do not explain the alienation, ONLY analyze the significance and provide the examples of them.  thanks~! Alienation usually separates and estranges an individual from the dominant value system of greater community or society or even themselves. In the contemporary world, alienation isolates an individual from his peers or group. This concept was first expressed in the early writings of Karl Marx in his Manuscript of 1844, referring that isolation is the separation of things that naturally belongs together, or to put antagonism between things that are properly in harmony... ?Briefly analyze the significance and provide some concrete examples of...
Use of they/them/their as singular, gender-neutral pronouns
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...Singular, Gender-neutral Pronouns The use of English language varies across the globe. The difference is not only in meaning but also in the way the users organize the various elements of the language such as grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. This paper explores the use of thy/them/their as singular, Gender-neutral pronouns among some speakers of the American English, which has attracted strong negative reactions from the Americans. English Grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary has been used over several decades to illustrate social variables such as ethnicity, sex and social-economic status. Over the year, there has been a notable development in the rise of gender... Use of they/them/their as...
Alienation in Franz Kafkas The Metamorphosis
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...Alienation in Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis. In The Metamorphosis, Gregor Samsa is not better off asa beetle than he had been as a person. Kafka's purpose in Gregor's transformation was to enable the character to have a cathartic emotional release from his imprisonment as a capitalist's worker. (Railey 232). We read that Gregor was not surprised to see his own transformation. Kafka's purpose was to include absurdity as a normal way of life, to open our eyes to the responses of Gregor's predicament. If Gregor thought; 'Why don't I keep sleeping for a little while longer and forget all this foolishness,' (Johnston 2). In this, we realize that...
Singular image(2005) is a collection of essays that only deal with only one photograph.Is it possible for a photograph to be thought of as a singular image
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...SINGULAR IMAGE: IS IT POSSIBLE FOR A PHOTOGRAPH TO BE THOUGHT OF AS A SINGULAR IMAGE 2007 Singular Image: Is it Possible for a Photograph tobe Thought of as a Singular Image INTRODUCTION Photography is a wonderful and beautiful art, one which takes on many different views and forums. Photography is basically the process of making pictures by capturing light on film, and it is a hobby, art form, and beautiful pastime, one that has been around for ages; in fact, modern photography can be traced as far back as to the 1820s. There are so many different forms of photography, and as well matters that are put into question, such...
Discuss Marxs concepts of alienation and exploitation.
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...alienation and exploitation As defined in wikipedia, alienation (Entfremdung in German), as expressed in the writings of young Karl Marx, refers to the separation of things that naturally belong together, or to antagonism between things that are properly in harmony. In the concept's most important use, it refers to the alienation of people from aspects of their "human nature" (Gattungswesen, usually translated as 'species-essence' or 'species-being. He believes that alienation is a systematic result of capitalism. Under capitalism, the fruits of production belong to the employers, who expropriate the surplus created by others and in so doing generate alienated labour. Alienation... Marx concept of...
What Did Marx Mean by Alienation?
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...alienation? How does capitalism contribute to an individual being alienated, both from other people and his or her own human nature? Be sure to make some reference to both social class and the market system. Give a brief description of a job in todays society that is particularly alienating. Karl Marx, the renowned social scientist, elaborated on the importance of human labor and its varying form under each stage of the evolution of production relations. He cleverly formulated the concept of alienation as a force serving as a big hindrance on the labor providers’ realization of their true identity and self-worth. This theory of alienation places human labor at the center... What did Marx mean by...
Alienation in Franz Kafkas The Metamorphosis.
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...Alienation in Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis. In The Metamorphosis, Gregor Samsa is not better off as a beetle than he had been as a person. Kafka’s purpose in Gregor’s transformation was to enable the character to have a cathartic emotional release from his imprisonment as a capitalist’s worker. (Railey 232). We read that Gregor was not surprised to see his own transformation. Kafka’s purpose was to include absurdity as a normal way of life, to open our eyes to the responses of Gregor’s predicament. If Gregor thought; ‘Why don’t I keep sleeping for a little while longer and forget all this foolishness,’ (Johnston 2). In this, we realize that this...
Is Indian Modernity a Journey Towards Alienation?
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...ALIENATION? By Presented to IS INDIAN MODERNITY A JOURNEY TOWARDS ALIENATION? Introduction After 1947, the Hindi literature has been full of stories of migration, adjustment and revolution. Whilst the traditional account talks about one drive into modernity, in the outline of alienated people, nuclear families and urban anomy, The Theme of Alienation in the Hindi Short Story and Death in Delhi, are good examples of Hindi literature that displays the reality brought to light by the writers. The works of literature seem more sophisticated, undecided and messy. Whether it is the contradicting attractions of old and novel gender titles, or the affiliations amid... ? IS INDIAN MODERNITY A JOURNEY TOWARDS...
Exile, loss, and alienation in Walcotts The Schooner Flight
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...alien and home to him. Shabine also used the word “bohbohl,” when he said: “But they had started to poison my soul/with their big house, big car, big-time bohbohl,” (Walcott, 1.30... ? Exile, loss, and alienation in Walcott’s “The Schooner Flight” 7 December This paper analyzes Derek Walcott’s narrative poem, “The Schooner Flight.” The speaker is a mariner mulatto, Shabine, who speaks as a poet and a “red nigger.” His diction, syntax, and choice of words manifest both his education as a colonized object and a subject-poet; he is freer as a poet and a mariner and more limited as a colonized object. The voice is conversational and narrative, at times detached, at times emotional, but always introspective....
Compare/Contrast the main characters in The Enormous Radio and The Swimmer (Irene Westcott and Neddy Merrill, respectively).
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...Irene Westcott and Neddy Merrill Irene Westcott discovers so much about herself, her neighbors and her husband through a strange ugly radio bought by her husband for entertainment purpose. The radio is strange in the sense that it can let the user listen to what is going on through the whole neighborhood (Cheever, 23). Westcott Irene is so glued to it that all her activities stop since she gets some strange pleasure and addiction from listening on her neighbors. Neddy Merril of The Swimmer on the other hand, decides to swim his way to his house through neighbors’ pools, which have outlets leading to his home. On his escapade, he discovers so much about his life, which is both... Compare/ Contrast Irene...
The Alienation in Urban Taipei in Tsai Ming-liang's Film
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...Alienation in Urban Taipei in Tsai Ming-liang's Film ___________ ________________________ ________________ The Alienation in Urban Taipei in Tsai Ming-liang's Film Introduction Tsai Ming-liang's is Taiwanese director who was born in 1957 in the small town of Kuching, Malaysia. His child hood environment was largely bereft of any significant cultural interactions and most of the time was spent surreptiously viewing US B films on pirated video cassettes. He has stated that, "The main benefit I got from having lived there, in Kuching, for that period. was the very slow pace of life, giving me time to develop my interests and enjoy myself." (Rivire, 1999... Running head: Tsai The...
Questions on Karl Marx Alienation, and J.S.Mill on Liberty
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...Alienation, and J.S.Mill on Liberty Karl Marx Alienation Karl Marx developed his theory on alienation when he was criticizing political economy and capitalism. In capital economy, the bourgeoisie desired a society in which everything could be sold and bought for money. He considered selling as the practice of alienation. Brutal enclosures to land led to the creation of such a society. Majority members of the society were denied direct access to means of production and subsistence, thus creating a class of landless labourers. For them to survive, the labourers had to submit to wage labour, a new form of exploitation. Capitalism involved a fundamental adjustment... in the relations between men,...
The Alienation in Urban Taipei in Tsai Ming-liang's Film
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...Alienation in Urban Taipei in Tsai Ming-liangs Film ___________ ________________________ ________________ The Alienation in Urban Taipei in Tsai Ming-liangs Film Introduction            Tsai Ming-liangs is Taiwanese director who was born in 1957 in the small town of Kuching, Malaysia. His child hood environment was largely bereft of any significant cultural interactions and most of the time was spent surreptiously viewing US B films on pirated video cassettes. He has stated that, “The main benefit I got from having lived there, in Kuching, for that period. was the very slow pace of life, giving me time to develop my interests and enjoy myself.” (Rivière, 1999, p 79... Running head: Tsai The...
The lost parents' perspective on Parental Alienation Syndrome
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...Alienation Syndrome Nature of Parental Alienation Syndrome According to this study, Parental Alienation Syndrome (PAS) is a characteristic based syndrome which is common to most divorcing families. PAS involves one parent (in most cases the custodial parent), distancing or estranging the child “or children” from the other parent by means of various conscious and subconscious means including indoctrination. This is usually done in an effort to malign the other parent (Vassiliou & Cartwright, 2001). In addition to this the child also contributes to this alienation of the supposedly reviled... ?Running Head: 2 APA ARTICLE CITATIONS 2 APA Article Citations Citation The lost parents' perspective on Parental...
Give examples of alienation and isolation found in "The Dead"
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...Alienation and Isolation in “The Dead” The very setting of the story The Dead is imbued with s sense of isolation and alienation shimmering amidst an atmosphere of a managed and contrived gaiety and celebration. At the very start of the story, the lonesome and desolate character of Lily ushers in an ambience of loneliness and hopelessness. The gaiety and celebrations of the ensuing celebrations unravel and highlight the isolation and alienation of the varied characters. A feast managed by two decaying, old ladies aimed at and dedicated to the satiation of the sensual delights of the assembled guests, marked by a decorous communication that is more banal... of the of the Concerned 4 June Examples of...
To what extent can you consider the Arab World culture to be one singular culture?
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...singular culture Working Hofstede’s study on 7 Arab countries (Iraq, Egypt, Kuwait, Lebanon , Libya, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates) led to the assumption that these countries have cultural similarities; actually, these countries’ cultural similarities (and differences) can be proved using the countries’ normative information; the relevant assumptions are further verified by a survey based on a questionnaire similar with the one that Hofstede used. 2. Academic Context and Background Current study focuses on the examination of the cultural similarities and differences of 7 Arab countries (Iraq, Egypt, Kuwait, Lebanon , Libya... To what extent can you consider the Arab World culture to be one...
Does Marx's Account of Alienation Condemn Free Market Economies?
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...Alienation Condemn Free Market Economies? Module Module ID: THE PAPER Distinguished 19th century German thinker Karl Marx (1818-1883) is regarded as one of the greatest philosophers the world has ever produced. By dint of his innate talent, profound intellect and strife for winning equal rights and privileges for all the humans at large, he has rightly been stated as the Father of Socialism (Ruhle, 2005: 4). Being a great torch-bearer of justice and egalitarianism, he looks for identical distribution of wealth, resources and opportunities for the individuals belonging to divergent ethno-racial groups, communities and socioeconomic statuses of social establishment. Consequently... ?Does Marx’s Account of...
What Marx Appear To Mean By The Term "Alienation
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...alienation” Project Close Out: al: Introduction Karl Marx was a German Philosopher who livedbetween 1818 and 1883. He was a social scientist, a philosopher, historian and a renowned revolutionary. He is the most influential social scientist to emerge in the 19th century. His political, economic and social ideas gained rapid acceptance despite the fact that he was largely ignored by other scholars and regimes during his lifetime. His fame rose further after his death in 1883. Marx was a communism’s most zealous intellectual advocate. He made comprehensive writing on the subject which laid the basis and foundation for the political leaders who were to come after... ? What Marx appear to mean by the term...
My father my rock
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...My Father My Rock Relationships are sometimes hard to build. They say that to form bonds that last people have to be within close proximity and interact often. These can be neighbors, colleagues, classmates or family members. “Blood is definitely thicker than water” – it is a phrase that is constantly used to portray that family ties are stronger than any other bonds and that one cannot chose friends over their family members. This is a fact that can be put to the test. Would one chose an absentee dad over a childhood friend who has been by his/her side longer and has proven over time to be consistent through thick and thin? Growing up, we only saw our...
Isolation and Alienation in Frankenstein and The Metamorphosis
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...Alienation in Frankenstein and The Metamorphosis In 1816, a young woman wrote one of the most well-known stories of the modern era. Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, or, The Modern Prometheus (1818) has spawned a genre of scientific horror which even now “registers profound cultural anxiety about the medical and scientific professions” (Newitz, 54). An equally disturbing text is Kafka's 1915 novella The Metamorphosis, written almost exactly a century after Shelley's groundbreaking work, with similar motifs of rebirth and creation. However, although both of these texts rely on very physical images to make their point – Shelley speaks of Doctor Frankenstein's creation... as a “demoniacal corpse”...
A Critique of Business Strategy, Organizational Culture, and Performance Outcomes in China's Technology Industry. By: Chow, Irene Hau-Sin; Shan S. Liu. Human Re
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...singular focus of HR activities, the study attempted to blend performance issues, culture, knowledge-management, and even competition as potential variables in the study’s approach. This provided a study which was not tightly focused around a specific research objective, making it somewhat unreliable (overall) due to the many elements that the researchers attempted to address. Moreover, despite the quantitative data provided by the researchers’ analyses, many of the determinations regarding potential or future... ARTICLE CRITIQUE SUBMITTED BY YOU Your Academic Organisation Here Here Other Relevant Information Here ARTICLE CRITIQUE Introduction The chosenarticle for review, “Business Strategy,...
"Alienation in 'A Streetcar Named Desire' and 'As I Lay Dying'"
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...Alienation in “A Streetcar d Desire” and “As I Lay Dying” Both Tennessee Williams and William Faulknerrecognized that families were essentially dysfunctional and that within them lie secrets, isolation, and deep sorrows. Both works explore women who are outside of the roles placed on them through marriage as being alienated from the rest of the community. Williams makes a very definitive point through the character of Blanche about how tragedy displaces a person. Even as he writes with some contempt towards her constructed life, he uses Stanley as a way of balancing her hopeful dreams against the starkness of reality. Faulkner writes about Dewey Dell, a young woman who finds herself... ?Client’s...
Marx's concept of alienation and Christianity's concept of sin and disordered will
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...Alienation and Christianitys Concept of Sin and Disordered Will Marx’s describes alienation as a state in which our own actions and products appear to take on an independent way of life and to be hostile powers working alongside us. Marx uses the term in different relations including social and religious relations. Self alienation is regarded as a historical and social phenomenon which is intended to be conquered by historical development and progress (Fromm 26). From the Christian perspective, alienation has not been overcome in present society. It calls for social change to transform and realize the self. The part of individual being required will automatically be resolved after... Marxs Concept of...
Marx's critique of capitalism is based on his theory of history politics and alienation
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...alienation. Discuss critically. Introduction: In allhis works, the major and most significant concern of Marx has been that of the intellectual destruction of capitalism. Marx viewed capitalism as a very harsh social activity which will be defeated by history. It is an activity where the society is built as per controlled relations of the majority being dominated by the minority, thereby not being entirely reasonable. (Critical Theory at a Crossroad: Adorno, Marcuse, and the Radical Sixties) Though Marx believed in the increasing development of history, and also in the unavoidable ruin of capitalism, he believed... Order 118221 Marx's critique of capitalism is based on his theory of history politics and...
To What Extent Can Blauner's Operationalization of Alienation Be Regarded as Marxist
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...Alienation Be Regarded As Marxist? Outline Introduction Body Conclusion Introduction Alienation,a term which was first conceptualised by Karl Marx in Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts of 1844 and which literally meant estrangement, was attributed to labour under the capitalist system. He regarded that it was a product of capitalist production since individuals had happened to be estranged from the set of people, things and events that these individuals were usually accustomed with, however, as an effect of the system in the modern society, their relations to others would be not as deep as the normal. For him, this feeling of estrangement... ? To What Extent Can Blauner’s Operationalization of...
My body my laboratory
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...My Body, My Laboratory – A Reflection Paper The progress, research and discoveries in science have definitely contributed to the well being, betterment and advantage of the human race. It goes without saying that every scientific research and study at some stage or other requires laboratory trials and experimentation. Even a cursory perusal of the history of Western scientific development yields the names of many scientists who in one way or other put their personal safety and health in jeopardy to test the validity and reliability of their scientific beliefs and hypothesis. Everybody knows the story of Galileo who invited the wrath of the Church by declaring... that it was the sun that lied...
Explain and evaluate the theory of alienation Marx develops in the Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844. What exactly is alienation? What is its relationship to capitalism? What are the four forms of alienation?
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...Alienation Theory Marx termed alienation as the systemic result of living in a socially stratified society, separating the mass of wage laborers from the products of their own labor and the direction of their lives and work (Gouldner 181). This paper will evaluate and explain the theory of alienation in the Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844, its four forms and relationship to capitalism. Marx’s based his concept of alienation on his analysis of alienated labor.  He saw the workers being degraded to commodities through political economy (Fromm 95). The workers’ poverty and misery increased with the size and power of their production. The workers are devalued to cheaper commodities... Marx’s...
What are the links between class and alienation according to Marx?
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...alienation according to Marx? Introduction: This paper seeks to analyze and discuss the question: “What are the links between class and alienation according to Marx?” This paper maintains that there is relationship between alienation and classes and that there is a way to resolve the inevitable result of class struggle as meant my Marx. Analysis and Discussion: 2.1 Alienation, defined Encyclopaedia of Marxism (2004) defined alienation as “the process whereby people become foreign to the world they are living in.” It added that the concept of alienation is deeply embedded in all the great religions and social and political theories of the civilised... Topic: What are the links between and...
Marx's concept of alienation and Christianity's concept of sin and disordered will.
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...alienation and Christianitys concept of sin and disordered will Different religions and social s or political parties describe different types of human problems. Christianity describes sin as the major human problem and belief in Jesus Christ as the solution whereas Buddhism believes suffering as the major human problem and the Noble Eight Fold Path as the solution. Karl Marx identified another type of human problem. He has put forward his famous theory of alienation in which he argues that separation or differentiation of things that belong together earlier as the major human problem. In other words Marx argued that segregation of people with respect to class, caste, race, wealth... Marxs concept of...
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