What is the power?
Every scholar has his own
definition, which implies power is utmost
concept since humans formed society.
Focus on Max Weber's definition
Compare the similar concept:
Influence, Authority, Right
and Force, Energy in physics
They are often interchangeably used in written
in different countries, cultures, situations.
- Two approaches: Substance/ Relationship
- What are the characteristics of Power?
that the word 'power' has the same roots with the word
'potential', which implies that it is in itself exhaustible.
other hand, your right is still there, whether or not it is
exercised. What does this mean?
physical violence legitimized
characteristics of Power including above two.
will be published in free board as a reading
after presentation. 'Power and Right' in pdf format
use the power?
power is exhaustible,
if the ruler exercises power
excessively, what will happen?
--> Necessity of
maintenance, reproduction and extension
: 'Efficient exercise of Power' issue and
Symbol manipulation: Miranda & Credenda :
- Area of