Politics Lectures

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    What is politics?

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    This lecture comes from Introduction to Comparative Politics, which I teach almost every semester. In this particular lecture, I answer the question: What is politics?

    Introduction to Comparative Politics has no prerequisites. It's required for political science majors at Wabash College, but is ideal for any student seeking to satisfy the behavioral science distribution requirement or for anyone with an interest in politics.

    *** If you liked this lecture, you might like my book: Hegemony and the Holocaust: State Power and Jewish Survival in Occupied Europe. It's available on Amazon ... or just encourage your local library to get it! ***

    Many thanks to the Wabash College Media Center, and especially Tu Nguyen for helping me edit the video and Ryan Cairns for filming it.

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    1. Introduction: What is Political Philosophy?

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    Introduction to Political Philosophy (PLSC 114)

    Professor Smith discusses the nature and scope of political philosophy. The oldest of the social sciences, the study of political philosophy must begin with the works of Plato and Aristotle, and examine in depth the fundamental concepts and categories of the study of politics. The questions which regimes are best? and what constitutes good citizenship? are posed and discussed in the context of Plato's Apology.

    00:00 - Chapter 1. What Is Political Philosophy?
    12:16 - Chapter 2. What Is a Regime?
    22:19 - Chapter 3. Who Is a Statesman? What Is a Statesman?
    27:22 - Chapter 4. What Is the Best Regime?

    Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses website:

    This course was recorded in Fall 2006.

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    Politics and the First World War - Professor Sir Richard Evans

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    The First World War put unprecedented strains on the economic, social and political systems of all the combatant nations. A year after the war ended, the Great European Empires had collapsed, and new, extremist ideologies, from fascism to communism, had emerged to disturb the postwar political world.
    This lecture explores the reasons for the radical political changes that made the First World War the seminal catastrophe of twentieth-century Europe.


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    Political Science 30: Politics and Strategy, Lec 1, UCLA

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    Political Science 30: Politics and Strategy

    January 8th, 2008

    Taught by UCLA's Professor Kathleen Bawn, this courses is an introduction to study of strategic interaction in political applications. Use of game theory and other formal modeling strategies to understand politics are also studied in order to gain a better understanding of politics at large.

    Winter 2008

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    Lecture 22 - Public Policy and Presidential Politics

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    American History: From Emancipation to the Present (AFAM 162)

    In this lecture, Professor Holloway gives a political biography of Jesse Jackson as a way to help understand the shifting cultural politics of the 1960s, the rise of a different array of politics in the 1970s, and the high politics of the 1980s. Professor Holloway traces Jackson's ascension into Martin Luther King's inner-circle, his work in Chicago with Operation Breadbasket and then later with Operation PUSH, his reaction to King's assassination, his national economic boycotts, and his 1984 and 1988 presidential campaigns. In the second half of the lecture, Professor Holloway turns to the national stage, surveying the political and social milieu around President Nixon, Ford, Carter, and Reagan's administrations, focusing specifically on the latter two. While Jimmy Carter diversified the executive branch of the federal government through White House appointments, Ronald Reagan had a more covert approach to racial politics. By claiming that the federal government was the real problem, and calling for a return to states' rights, Reagan implicitly supported the centralizing power of racists like Bull Connor and organizations like the KKK. Thus, Professor Holloway explains, as public race baiting fell out of favor, conservatives like Reagan adopted a way of talking about race without ever mentioning it.

    00:00 - Chapter 1. Introduction: The Political Biography of Jesse Jackson
    06:07 - Chapter 2. Jesse Jackson forms Operation Breadbasket
    14:02 - Chapter 3. Jesse Jackson forms Operation PUSH
    21:21 - Chapter 4. Jesse Jackson runs for President
    31:54 - Chapter 5. The Political and Social Milieu around President Nixon and Ford's Administrations
    33:53 - Chapter 6. The Political and Social Milieu around President Jimmy Carter's Administration
    39:42 - Chapter 7. The Political and Social Milieu around President Ronald Reagan's Administration

    Complete course materials are available at the Yale Online website: online.yale.edu


    This course was recorded in Spring 2010.

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    GV311 Week 1: Introduction to British Government

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    An introduction to the various themes that will be covered during this lecture series.

    Speakers: Professor Tony Travers and Professor Simon Hix.

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    2015 Castle Lectures - Africa, A Half-Century of Dysfunctional Politics

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    The 2015 Castle Lectures - Africa: The Last Frontier for Development – Lecture 2: A Half-Century of Dysfunctional Politics
    Africa has lagged the rest of the developing world in terms of economic development, health, the establishment of social order, and the consolidation of democracy. For development outcomes, compared to other regions of the world, Africa is the “last frontier”. This lecture series will first survey the dimensions of development failures, and then will identify the historical and political sources accounting for this lag. Finally, it will point to some hopeful trends.
    Speaker: David Laitin, James T. Watkins IV and Elise V. Watkins Professor of Political Science, Stanford University

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    B A First Year Political Science Paper 1, Unit 1

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    An Introduction to International Relations: Steven Pickering

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    In this video Steven Pickering, of the Department of Government explains the meaning and signifigance of information in International relations and questions how the nature of information has changed. He begins his Introduction to International Relations lecture by looking at the Cuban Missile Crisis.

    Our Introduction to International Relations (GV103) module provides an understanding of international politics and how to apply theoretical concepts to signifigant historical events.

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    IB Taster Day lectures - European Studies & European Politics

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    Get a taste of a King's lecture from our IB Taster event series. Learn more about studying European Studies & European Politics at kcl.ac.uk

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    The 2012 CLARK KERR LECTURES - The Dynamics Ramify: Academic Politics, Conflict and Inequality

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    The 2012 CLARK KERR LECTURES
    Lecture 2: The Dynamics Ramify: Academic Politics, Conflict and Inequality

    The second lecture extends the first. Among the consequences of a history of accretions is a structured inflexibility--a limited ability to respond to demographic changes, economic fluctuations, and competitors for resources. Even more profound consequences are found in the managerial implications for college and university management and politics. Accretion generates more complex and unmanageable organizations and multiplies the numbers and types of internal and external constituencies. These have transformed leadership and politics in academic life, including the tradition of shared faculty governance. The lecturer also analyses the cumulative impact of accretions on the prestige hierarchies both among research and collegiate institutions and among academic disciplines. The crisis of the humanities is given special attention.
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    The lecture series was established in 2001 under the auspices of the Center for Studies in Higher Education on the Berkeley campus. Initial funding for the lectures was provided by the University of California's Office of the President, and subsequently major complementary funding has been received from the Carnegie Corporation. The Center for Studies in Higher Education has established an agreement with the University of California Press for publication of the second and future lectures.

    The 2012 Clark Kerr lecturer will be Neil Smelser, one of the most distinguished and accomplished leaders of American Higher Education and recognized as a profound observer of higher education. He joined the UC Berkeley faculty in 1958 and has authored eighteen books, including Theory of Collective Behavior. He is a University Professor Emeritus of Sociology for the University of California. His distinguished career has been entirely at the Berkeley campus except for a period in which he was Director of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford. His research has focused on what he calls the macroscopic social structural level of social life, including economic sociology, social change, social movements, and the sociology of education. He is also a trained psychoanalyst. His most recent book, published by the University of California Press in 2010, is Reflections on the University of California: From the Free Speech Movement to the Global University. Smelser is a former president of the American Sociological Association, a member of the National Academy of Sciences, and a member of the American Philosophical Society.

    Professor Smelser's three lectures in the series will be given January 24th and 31st, and February 7th, 2012, on the Berkeley campus, with the third lecture also being given February 14th on the Riverside campus. His subject is Higher Education: The Play of Continuity and Crisis. In the lectures he will present a general view of social change, especially in universities, and interpret contemporary problems, controversies, and enigmas.

    The three lectures are scheduled for:

    * January 24, 4 pm, UC Berkeley Art Museum
    * January 31, 4 pm, UC Berkeley Art Museum
    * February 7, 4 pm, UC Berkeley Art Museum, repeated on February 14 at UC Riverside.

    The series honors Clark Kerr, who served as president of the university between 1958 and 1967. Lectures are given at one or more of the university's ten campuses. Kerr headed the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education and then the Carnegie Council on Policy Studies in Higher Education from 1967 until 1979. He came to UC Berkeley in 1945 as an associate professor of industrial relations and was chancellor at Berkeley from 1952 until 1958.

    Recipients of the honor are selected once every two years and are sponsored by Center for Studies in Higher Education (CSHE).

    For more information about any of CSHE's lectures and events, contact the Center for Studies in Higher Education at 510-642-5040 or email cshe@berkeley.edu.

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    Rod Dreher - Christian Politics for a Post Christian Nation

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    In the highly anticipated upcoming book, The Benedict Option, Rod Dreher calls on American Christians to prepare for the coming Dark Age and gives us a radical new vision for the future of Christianity.

    Rod Dreher (NYT bestselling author, conservative columnist and Senior Editor of The American Conservative) delivers the third of the 2017 Gheens Lectures based on The Benedict Option at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

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    Justice: Whats The Right Thing To Do? Episode 01 THE MORAL SIDE OF MURDER

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    PART ONE: THE MORAL SIDE OF MURDER
    If you had to choose between (1) killing one person to save the lives of five others and (2) doing nothing even though you knew that five people would die right before your eyes if you did nothing—what would you do? What would be the right thing to do? Thats the hypothetical scenario Professor Michael Sandel uses to launch his course on moral reasoning. After the majority of students votes for killing the one person in order to save the lives of five others, Sandel presents three similar moral conundrums—each one artfully designed to make the decision more difficult. As students stand up to defend their conflicting choices, it becomes clear that the assumptions behind our moral reasoning are often contradictory, and the question of what is right and what is wrong is not always black and white.

    PART TWO: THE CASE FOR CANNIBALISM

    Sandel introduces the principles of utilitarian philosopher, Jeremy Bentham, with a famous nineteenth century legal case involving a shipwrecked crew of four. After nineteen days lost at sea, the captain decides to kill the weakest amongst them, the young cabin boy, so that the rest can feed on his blood and body to survive. The case sets up a classroom debate about the moral validity of utilitarianism—and its doctrine that the right thing to do is whatever produces the greatest good for the greatest number.

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    F2a2 Politics lectures

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    Lecture 2 of 2 on political power distribution in the USA.

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    F2a1 Politics lectures

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    Lecture 1 of 2 on political systems and government power.

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    Keswick Hall Lectures 2016 - Religion and British Politics | University of East Anglia

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    Baroness Sayeeda Warsi (former Minister of State for Faith and Communities) and Aaqil Ahmed (BBC Head of Religion and Ethics) visited UEA to take part in a debate chaired by the Rt Hon Prof Charles Clarke. This event was the first in a new series of public talks exploring the current relationship between religion and British politics. The series is hosted by the Religious Literacy Network at UEA, a project designed to promote better understanding of the major faiths at a time when issues surrounding religious communities are often in the public consciousness. Find out more about our events at

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    International Relations of India -Anuj Garg IAS Coaching

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    This video will cover International Relations of India , What is the strategic importance of the SAARC Nations to India, the String of Pearls Strategy of China .This is only a part of full Session

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    The Politics of International Law: Martti Koskenniemi

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    The Lauterpacht Centre for International Law (LCIL), University of Cambridge hosts a regular Friday lunchtime lecture series on key areas of International Law. Previous subjects have included UN peacekeeping operations, the advisory jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice, the crime of agression, whaling, children and military tribunals, and theories and practices for proving individual responsibility criminal responsibility for genocide and crimes against humanity.

    This lecture, entitled 'The Politics of International Law', was delivered at the Lauterpacht Centre on Thursday 26th January 2012 by Professor Martti Koskenniemi, Professor of International Law and Director of the Erik Castrén Institute, University of Helsinki. For more information about the series, please see the LCIL website at lcil.cam.ac.uk

    Professor Koskenniemi is introduced by Professor James Crawford of the University of Cambridge and Lauterpacht Centre for International Law.

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    Judith Butler, “Legal Violence: An Ethical and Political Critique”

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    Tanner Lectures on Human Values - Interpreting Non-Violence
    “Legal Violence: An Ethical and Political Critique”

    Judith Butler is Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Program of Critical Theory at the University of California Berkeley. She served as founding director of the Critical Theory Program at Berkeley and is currently co-chair of an emerging International Consortium of Critical Theory Programs. Her published works include Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity (1990); Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of “Sex” (1993); Excitable Speech: A Politics of the Performative (1997); Precarious Life: Powers of Violence and Mourning (2004); Undoing Gender (2004); Who Sings the Nation-State? Language, Politics, Belonging (with Gayatri Spivak, 2008); Frames of War: When Is Life Grievable? (2009); Is Critique Secular? (with Talal Asad, Wendy Brown, and Saba Mahmood, 2009); Sois Mon Corps (with Catherine Malabou, 2011); Parting Ways: Jewishness and the Critique of Zionism (2012); Dispossession: The Performative in the Political (with Athena Athanasiou, 2013); and most recently, Senses of the Subject (2015) and Notes toward a Performative Theory of Assembly (2015). Future projects include study of messianic gestures in Kafka and Benjamin, philosophical fictions in Freud’s work, and gender in translation.

    Butler has received the Andrew Mellon Award for Distinguished Academic Achievement in the Humanities, the Adorno Prize from the City of Frankfurt in honor of her contributions to feminist and moral philosophy, and the Brudner Prize from Yale University for lifetime achievement in gay and lesbian studies. In 2014, she was awarded the diploma of Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters from the French Cultural Ministry and in 2015 she was elected a corresponding fellow of the British Academy and appointed to the International Board of the Institute for Social Research in Frankfurt.

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    Jay Carney Lectures on Politics of Mercy in Post-Genocide Rwanda

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    Jay Carney, assistant professor of theology and director of the African studies program at Creighton University, gave a lecture at Holy Cross titled, The Politics and Praxis of Mercy: Ambassadors of Reconciliation in Post-Genocide Rwanda.

    His talk, held April 14, 2016, was sponsored by the Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J. Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture and its initiative on Catholics & Cultures. Learn more at catholicsandcultures.org.

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    CAREERS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE – Politics,BA,MA,Ph.D,Recruitment,Salary package,Govt Jobs

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    CAREERS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE.Go through the career opportunities of POLITICAL SCIENCE, Govt jobs and Employment News channel from Freshersworld.com – The No.1 job portal for freshers in India. Visit for detailed career information,job openings,higher education details of POLITICAL SCIENCE.
    Political science is an integral subject of social science that is concerned with practice and principles of politics. It is also an analysis and interpretation of political systems. Since, it covers all aspects of political system of a country it therefore has its core branches as public theory, political theory, comparative politics, international relations, and more. Political science therefore covers a wide area of subjects and successfully studying it can provide individuals with knowledge of various fields and roles linked with the political system.
    Students who want to get connect to operations and systems of the government can opt for this course as their career field. Besides having sound knowledge and a degree from a reputed institution in this subject, it is essential for aspirers to possess leadership qualities within them. They should also possess stress management and decision making abilities in order to have a boosting career graph in this field. Once a political science degree is secured, a student can then look to future job avenues in public administration department, politics, marketing fields, NGOs, law, electoral and polling politics, teaching and campaign management. International social organizations such as WHO, UNICEF, and more, offers great career prospects for those who wish to become political scientists, or political researchers.
    Just like any other degree course, even the political science subject requires a graduation and a post-graduation degree to be obtained by aspiring students. One has to be 10 + 2 in order to get eligible to a graduation degree in this subject. If students aspire to become researchers, or professors in this field, then it is mandatory for them to secure M.Phil or PhD degree in the subject. One may also choose a specialization in the subject on higher front from subjects like international relations, political theory, comparative politics, public policy, global politics, and public administration.
    Almost every leading college and university offers a degree course in this subject. But there are some premier colleges that are known all around the globe for their qualitative educational system. Some such reputed colleges are Hans Raj College, New Delhi; Lady Shri Ram College for Women, New Delhi; Presidency College, Kolkata; Loyola College, Chennai; College of Fine Arts, Thiruvananthapuram; St. Xavier’s College in Kolkata and Mumbai. For getting admission to most such colleges it is essential for students to secure high percentage in their higher secondary education.
    Once the education is completed, the aspirers can then look to have reputed job in respected public and private sector. Companies that hire students who have successfully completed their educational qualifications in this field are:
    • Research departments in management colleges and Information technology institutes
    • Report generation departments of media such as print, television, radio
    • News agencies or Press
    • Newspaper agencies for article writing on political subjects and events
    • Civil Service
    • Law
    • Political analyst
    • NGOs
    • Teaching
    The initial remuneration for a political science student may depend on job prospect that he has chosen. But, it may grow with experience in this field. Even students who wish to become future political leaders need to secure education in this subject. So, go for this bright career option if you really want to link with the political front of your nation, and to have more precise details about it you can even log on to finest career portal of India, freshersworld.com.


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    History and Politics at Oxford University

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    Want to know more about studying at Oxford University? Watch this short film to hear tutors and students talk about this undergraduate degree. For more information on this course, please visit our website at

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    10 Lectures on the Politics of God and the Politics of Man: Socialism Part 2

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    A Christian assessment of the problems posed by socialism. Part 2 of 3, in a series of lectures on political theology.

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    Mass Jewish Politics in the Modern Era

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    This lecture briefly covers the rise of mass Jewish politics at the turn of the 20th century, looking at the rise of Jewish Socialism, Zionism, and other movements. Part of the Essential Lectures in Jewish History series available at jewishhistorylectures.org.

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    Aung San Suu Kyi on politics and education for Kapuscinski Development Lectures

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    Aung San Suu Kyi, charismatic pro-democracy opposition leader in Myanmar and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, delivered a Kapuscinski Development Lecture on education and politics at Warsaw University on 12 September 2013.

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    Lectures on the Politics of God and the Politics of Man 05

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    The fifth in a series of lectures on Political Theology.

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    AUS Lectures | The Politics of Piety and the Loss of Spirituality

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    Dr. Syed Nauman Naqvi, Professor of Humanities and Social Sciences gives a lecture on 'The Politics of Piety and the Loss of Spirituality' at American University of Sharjah (AUS), United Arab Emirates.

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    Tamar Gendler: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Politics and Economics

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    Tamar Gendler, Department of Philosophy Chair at Yale University, Cognitive Scientist

    Who gets what and who says so? These two questions underlie and inform every social arrangement from the resolution of schoolyard squabbles to the meta-structure of human societies. They are also the basis of political philosophy. Professor Tamar Gendler uses the work of three titans of the discipline, Thomas Hobbes, John Rawls, and Robert Nozick, as a lens to guide us through the taut debate about the role of government in society, asking Will we embrace the radical state of nature or will we surrender our freedom to the leviathan of the state?

    The Floating University
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    Noam Chomsky Lectures on Modern-Day American Imperialism: Middle East and Beyond

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    Noam Chomsky, an emeritus professor of linguistics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a well-known political activist critical of U.S. foreign policy, traces modern-day American imperialism to its earliest roots, 25 years before the American Revolution, and he explains how the United States has lived up to its reputation as the most frightening and dangerous country in the world.

    Hosted by Boston University School of Law and the Boston University Anti-War Coalition on April 24, 2008.

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    POLITICAL THEORY – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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    Lectures of the Politics of God and the Politics of Man 09: Socialism Part 1

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    Lecture on political theology. The first of three lectures on socialism. Part 1: “Historical Misconceptions.

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    How Political Power Uses Propaganda to Distract the Public: Noam Chomsky - Manufacturing Consent

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    Necessary Illusions: Thought Control in Democratic Societies is a 1989 book by US academic Noam Chomsky concerning political power using propaganda to distort and distract from major issues to maintain confusion and complicity, preventing real democracy from becoming effective. The title of this book borrows a phrase from the writings of Reinhold Niebuhr.

    Nearly the entire first half of the book is based on Chomsky's five 1988 Massey Lectures on Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Radio from November 1988 and extends his and Edward S. Herman's propaganda model to a variety of new situations. The remaining appendices address criticisms of the work and provide additional detail.

    As a genre of political thought, parallels exist between Niebuhr's necessary illusions and the noble lies of Leo Strauss, public relations of Edward Bernays and myth making of Niccolò Machiavelli. Likewise, Chomsky's analyses in Necessary Illusions represent a refocus on the use of these patterns of power, which he implies to underscore the failure of populations - particularly in a representative democracy - to learn from history in this regard.

    Contents

    Democracy and the Media

    Containing the Enemy

    The Bounds of the Expressible

    Adjuncts of Government

    The Utility of Interpretations

    Appendix I

    The Propaganda Model: Some Methodological Considerations
    On Critical Balance

    Appendix II

    The Containment Doctrine
    The Red Scare

    Appendix III

    The Sanctity of Borders

    Appendix IV

    The Craft of Historical Engineering
    The Obligation of Silence
    The Summits
    The Media and International Opinion
    Demolishing the Accords

    Appendix V

    The US and Costa Rican Democracy
    The Evil Scourge of Terrorism
    Hereos and Devils
    The Peace Process in the Middle East
    The Best Defense
    La Prensa and its Colleagues
    The Courage to Preserve Civil Liberties
    The Continuing Struggle

    See also

    John Taylor Gatto The Underground History of American Education
    Adam Curtis Century of the Self

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    Lectures on the Politics of God and the Politics of Man: 12 Communism in the New Testament

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    Lecture arguing that the community of goods as practised by the Church of Jerusalem in Acts chapters 2 to 5 was a catastrophic failure that had disastrous consequences on the Jerusalem Church, leading to her inability to take care of her own poor and the need for the Gentile mission Churches to support the Jerusalem Church financially. This weakened the Jerusalem Church’s ability to function as an example to the growing Church throughout the Roman Empire and she lost credibility and authority as the geographical centre of the early Church, which passed to the Church of Antioch and the Gentile Church. By comparison, the non-communistic Gentile Church pioneered the biblical model of welfare in the ancient world. This welfare model of helping the sick, poor and needy was one of the great testimonies to the Christians faith in the ancient world, leading the apostate emperor Julian to declare that “the impious Galilaeans support not only their own poor but ours as well,” something the Jerusalem Church was unable to do because her experiment with communism had rendered her incapable of caring even for her own members, and she had become a recipient of welfare from poor Gentile Churches rather than a provider of welfare.

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    Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University

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    Want to know more about studying at Oxford University? Watch this short film to hear tutors and students talk about this undergraduate degree. For more information on this course, please visit our website at

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    Lectures on the Politics of God and the Politics of Man: 01 Introduction Part 1

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    This is the first of a series of lectures on politics, religion and social order from a Christian perspective by Stephen Perks.

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    The Politics of Dissent by Nick Bunker - Rawlyk Lectures 2013

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    The 2013 Rawlyk lectures with Nick Bunker. Sponsored by the Acadia Centre for Baptist and Anabaptist Studies (ACBAS).

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    Lectures in History Preview: Politics & Economics in the 1970s

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    A graduate-level seminar on politics and economics with history professor Judith Stein. She examines the 1974 resignation of President Nixon, Jimmy Carter's defeat of President Ford in 1976, and President Carter's attempts to deal with inflation and the energy crisis. This is from the City University of New York Graduate Center.

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    Lectures on The Politics of God and the Politics of Man 03

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    Lecture on the political nature and and political implications of the Christian faith.

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    Lectures on the Politics of God and the Politics of Man: 08 Total Depravity and Social Order

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    A talk on the nature and implications of the the Christian doctrine of total depravity for social order.

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    Lectures on The Politics of God and the Politics of Man: 06

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    The sixth lecture in a series of lectures on Christian political theology by Stephen C. Perks. Lecture 6: A Christian View of Social Order and the State, Part 1: Absolute Power and Authority

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    Lectures on The Politics of God and the Politics of Man: 07

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    The seventh in a series of lectures on political theology. This is the second part of A Christian View of Social Order and the State and deals with the Christian doctrine of the State.

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    Shri Ram lectures Bharat on Politics |भगवान श्रीराम ने दिया राजधर्म का उपदेश IShri Ram Navmi Special

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    राम नवमी Ram Navmi special Satsang - Ram ji ne diya Raj dharm ka updesh


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    What is civility? How do you do it? Does it matter? Are Alaskans more civil?

    Come join four Alaskan leaders: State Senators Anna MacKinnon and Berta Gardner, Mayor of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Mike Navarre, and author and journalist Dermot Cole as they discuss civility in the Last Frontier and their personal experiences in leadership.

    Lecture co-sponsored by the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) Master of Public Administration (MPA) program and 360 North.

    Through this partnership, the UAS MPA lectures utilize 360 North’s live online platform to reach and connect citizens, students, business professionals, and public administrators to share, discuss, and understand current issues in Alaska. The UAS MPA – Alaska’s online public administration graduate program – providing access to graduate education in the communities where Alaska’s leaders live and work.

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    The Speech that Made Obama President

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    In 2004, a one-term senator from Illinois took the stage to deliver the keynote speech at the Democratic National Convention in Boston. By the time Barack Obama had finished speaking, Democrats across the country knew they had seen the future of their party.

    Political speech experts featured in this episode include:

    Michael A. Cohen
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    Mario Cuomo
    Former Governor of New York

    Robert Lehrman
    Chief Speechwriter for Vice President Gore and Professor of Speechwriting, American University

    Charlton McIlwain
    Professor of Communication, New York University

    Jeff Shesol
    Speechwriter for President Clinton and Founding Partner, West Wing Writers

    PODIUM is a bi-weekly series that embraces the art of public speaking and honors those with something to say. From historic political speeches, to contemporary commencement addresses, to wedding toasts, the series explores various genres of speechmaking and provides inspiring, insightful analysis including how-to content.

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    Lectures on the Politics and God and the Politics of Man: 02 Introduction Part 2

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    The second in a series of lectures on political theology: Introduction Part 2

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    Stroum Lectures 1992: The Sexual Politics of Jewish Identity- Paula E. Hyman

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    Professor Paula E. Hyman of Yale University discusses issues of gender and sexuality in modern Jewish history. This lecture was part of the 1992 Stroum Lectures series, Gender & Assimilation: The Roles & Representation of Women in Modern Jewish History, hosted by the Stroum Jewish Studies Program of the University of Washington.

    Comment Policy:
    The Stroum Center for Jewish Studies believes that comments are a valuable source of dialogue and wants to include your thoughts as part of the conversation. To create a welcoming space for all, we publish comments that are respectful and relevant to the conversation.

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    Lectures on the Politics of God and the Politics of Man: 14 The Antithesis

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    Lecture on the antithesis between belief and unbelief and the social consequences of both.

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    Lectures on the Politics of God and the Politics of Man: 11 Socialism Part 3

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    The third in a series of three lectures on the Christian view of socialism. Part of a longer series on lectures on political theology.

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    Economics, Democracy, & The New World Order | Danny Quah | TEDxKL

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    The west historically have been dominating the global economy. With the rise of China and Asia, how would the world change with the new center of economy being a non Western and European focus.

    Danny Quah is Professor of Economics and International Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and Director of the Southeast Asia Centre at LSE’s new Institute of Global Affairs. He had previously served as LSE’s Head of Department for Economics and Council Member on Malaysia’s National Economic Advisory Council.
    Quah is Tan Chin Tuan Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore, and lectures regularly at Peking University. He studied at Princeton, Minnesota, and Harvard, and was Assistant Professor in the Economics Department at MIT before joining LSE.
    Quah gave the third LSE-NUS lecture in 2013, a TEDxLSE lecture in 2012, and the Inaugural LSE Big Questions Lecture in 2011. His current research focuses on the shifting global economy and the rise of the east.

    This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at

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