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      A Down-to-Earth Approach 9/e SOCIOLOGY SOCIOLOGY Chapter 15: Politics
      • “ Power relations wherever they exist .”
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 What is Politics?
      • Micropolitics
        • Exercise of Power in Everyday Life
      • Macropolitics
        • Exercise of Power Over a Large Group
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Micro and Macro Politics
      • Authority is Legitimate Power
        • Illegitimate Power is Coercion
      • Authority and Legitimate Violence
        • Governments Have Exclusive Rights to Violence
      • The Collapse of Authority
        • Revolution
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Power, Authority, and Violence
      • Traditional Authority
        • Authority Based on Tradition
      • Rational-Legal Authority
        • Authority Based on Written Rules
      • Charismatic Authority
        • Authority Freely and Graciously Given
        • Threat Posed by Charismatic Leaders
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Power, Authority, and Violence
      • Authority as an Ideal Type
        • Traditional, Rational-Legal, Charismatic
        • Not Ideal or Desirable Necessarily
      • Transfer of Authority
        • Orderly from One Leader to Another
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Power, Authority, and Violence
      • Monarchies
      • Democracies
        • Direct
        • Representative
        • Universal Citizenship
      • Dictatorships and Oligarchies
        • Totalitarianism
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Types of Governments
      • Political Parties and Elections
      • Democrats, Republicans, and Third Parties
      • Primaries and Elections
      • Centrism and Extremes
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 U.S. Political System
    • Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008
      • Elections are Not Winner-Take-All
      • Based on System of Proportional Representation
      • Encourages Non-Centrist Parties
      • Coalition Governments
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Democratic Systems in Europe
      • Non-Hispanic Whites Most Likely to Vote
      • African-Americans Next Most Likely
      • Latinos Least Likely to Vote
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Voting Patterns
      • Social Integration
      • Alienation and Apathy
      • Gender and Racial-Ethnic Gap in Voting
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Voting Patterns
    • Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008
      • Special Interest Groups are People Who Think Alike on a Particular Issue and Mobilize for Political Action
      • Lobbyists are People Paid to Influence Legislation
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Lobbyists and Special Interests
      • Elections are Expensive
        • Senate Campaign about $5,000,000
        • House Campaign about $1,000,000
      • PACs Contribute and are Owed
      • Criticisms of Lobbyists and PACs
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 PACs in U.S. Elections
      • Functionalist Perspective: Pluralism
      • Diffusion of Power Among Many
      • Checks and Balances
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Who Rules the U.S.?
      • Conflict Perspective: The Power Elite
      • Top Business, Political, and Military Leaders
      • Ruling Class
      • Not a Secret Group, Just Similar Backgrounds and Orientations
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Who Rules the U.S.?
    • Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008
      • Is War Universal?
        • Human Aggression and Killing, Yes
        • War, No
      • How Common is War?
        • Humans Long for Peace but Glorify War
        • War is Very Common and Frequent
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 War and Terrorism
      • Why do Nations go to War?
        • Revenge
        • Power
        • Prestige
        • Unity
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 War and Terrorism
        • Positions
        • Ethnicity
        • Beliefs
      • Cost of War
      • Toll in Lives
      • Toll in Dollars
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 War and Terrorism
      • Increased Emotional Distance
      • Emphasis on Following Orders
      • Inability to Resist Pressures
      • Diminished Sense of Responsibility
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Dehumanization
      • Blaming the Victim
      • Struggle Between Good and Evil
      • Success and Failure of Dehumanization
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Dehumanization
      • Terrorism
        • “ The use of violence to create fear in an effort to bring about political objectives.”
      • Suicide Terrorism
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 War and Terrorism
      • Selling War Technology
      • Making Alignments
      • Protecting Interests
      • Child Soldiers
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 Sowing the Seeds
      • Major Trends
      • Obstacles to Unity
      • Domination by the Elite
      Copyright © Allyn & Bacon 2008 New World Order?
    • A Down-to-Earth Approach 9/e SOCIOLOGY SOCIOLOGY Chapter 15: Politics