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Thomas Hobbes, the father of modern state theory. regarded the loss of the self-government of the individual as a pre-condition of peace. the achievement of which the state was a necessary instrument Adam Smith. the father of political economy, similarly regarded the loss of the versatility of...
The question of why some divorce is turned around to the question of why some do not divorce When a number of marital bonds keeping marriages together are weakened, the likelihood of divorce Increases Initially , only an emotional bond exists, by and by more bonds form If the emotional bond...
The article discusses the idea of modern society which Marx presented in his critique of political economy. According to Marx, modern society is born in the mode of capitalism but will only be actualised in its full wealth when capitalism is thrown over in favour of communism The problem with...
The present situation of sociology is discussed It is asserted that what I call approach-based research is becoming more and more common and that knowledge theory is in a state of flowing. These problems in sociology are seen in relation to the 'Zeitgeist' of the 80s: The post-modern energies....
Amitai Etzioni's The Active Society serves as a point of departure for comments on theories and methods in the social sciences that may contribute to an understanding of how societies can become masters of themselves'. The problem is first narrowed to structural features peculiar to welfare...
Since 1984 the local authority in Pitea in northern Sweden has facilitated leave of absence and part-time retirement among its employees. The purpose behind this new policy was to set more jobs free for others to be recruited to It was assumed that the number of replacements would increase...
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