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Portal:Politics. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Politics are the process and method of gaining or maintaining support for public or common action: the conduct of decision-making for groups.


Although it is usually applied to governments, political behavior is also observed in corporate, academic, religious, and other institutions. Political science is the field devoted to studying political behavior and examining the acquisition and application of power, or the ability to impose one's will on another. Its practitioners are known as political scientists. Political scientists look at elections, public opinion, institutional activities (how legislatures act, the relative importance of various sources of political power), the ideologies behind various politicians and interest groups, how politicians achieve and wield their influence, and so on.

The European Union is an international organization of 27 European states, established in 1992. Purge server cache. Category:Political ideologies. List of political ideologies. Political ideologies have two dimensions: Goals: How society should be organized.Methods: The most appropriate way to achieve this goal.

List of political ideologies

An ideology is a collection of ideas. Typically, each ideology contains certain ideas on what it considers to be the best form of government (e.g. democracy, autocracy, etc.), and the best economic system (e.g. capitalism, socialism, etc.). Uniting Humans: How Does Democracy Work in a Resource Based World Economy? Category:Political culture. Geek Politics.

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Integral City @ Meeting of the Human Hive Mind? How is Meeting of the Minds 2013 a Meeting of the Human Hive Mind?

Integral City @ Meeting of the Human Hive Mind?

Meeting of the Minds 2013 While I am attending the conference this week I will be listening for all the Integral City Intelligences as they are expressed by the four voices of the city. Let me explain, how I have come to think about the city as a human hive. Comparative Constitutions Project. What Is Extreme Democracy? "Extreme democracy" is a political philosophy of the information era that puts people in charge of the entire political process.

What Is Extreme Democracy?

It suggests a deliberative process that places total confidence in the people, opening the policy-making process to many centers of power through deeply networked coalitions that can be organized around local, national and international issues. Political Resources on the Net. Category:Political systems. A political system is a system of politics and government.

Category:Political systems

It is usually compared to the law system, economic system, cultural system, and other social systems. Category:Forms of government. Category:P2P State Approaches. This section will be further developed: Hilary Wainwright: Co-Creative Labor, Productive Democracy and the Partner State; a very important text to reset government policies for the p2p age.

Category:P2P State Approaches

The 3 parts cover: 1 A value revolution in labor; 2 Re-constituting industrial strategies based on co-creative labor; 3 The Co-Creative Economy needs a Partner State Michel Bauwens: Tommaso Fattori: Vasilis Kostakis: At the Turning Point of the Current Techno-Economic Paradigm: Commons-Based Peer Production, Desktop Manufacturing and the Role of Civil Society in the Perezian Framework. tripleC 11(1): 173-190, 2013. URL = Parody of the Commmons. tripleC 11(2): 412-424, 2013. URL = Political Economy of Information Production in the Social Web: Towards a “Partner State Approach”.

TUT Press, 2011. Category:Political theories. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Category:Political theories

US Politics. Demgov.pdf (Objet application/pdf) New Democracy Projects. Imagining Collectively Intelligent Communitie. The Co-Intelligence Institute CII home // CIPolitics home When I imagine visiting some idealized collectively intelligent community of the future, I come up with something like the following.

Imagining Collectively Intelligent Communitie

This vision is only one of many that are possible -- some of which would undoubtedly be even more co-intelligent. This particular vision is shaped by my own perspective and experience (you can tell I love good meetings!). Your vision would undoubtedly be very different from mine -- and I encourage you to explore what it would be like. (If you'd like to share it, I'd love to see it.)


Low IQ & Conservative Beliefs Linked to Prejudice. There's no gentle way to put it: People who give in to racism and prejudice may simply be dumb, according to a new study that is bound to stir public controversy.

Low IQ & Conservative Beliefs Linked to Prejudice

The research finds that children with low intelligence are more likely to hold prejudiced attitudes as adults. These findings point to a vicious cycle, according to lead researcher Gordon Hodson, a psychologist at Brock University in Ontario. Low-intelligence adults tend to gravitate toward socially conservative ideologies, the study found. Those ideologies, in turn, stress hierarchy and resistance to change, attitudes that can contribute to prejudice, Hodson wrote in an email to LiveScience. "Prejudice is extremely complex and multifaceted, making it critical that any factors contributing to bias are uncovered and understood," he said.

Controversy ahead The findings combine three hot-button topics. European Alternatives. Category:Politics by issue. Localism: An Alternative to Globalisation. 28 March, 2012 Sustainable Economy: Keeping Wealth (Wellbeing) In Our Families And Communities By Bryan Innes Before industrialisation, economy mainly referred to local economy and household economy, based on cooperative and competitive processes.

Localism: An Alternative to Globalisation

How can we shift from today’s centralised and global economy to a resilient local economy? On Being In Time For Transition By Sharon Te Apiti Stevens When our stories of urgency and the material conditions that accompany them keep us from “thinking like a mountain”, let us at least respect a pace of change that allows us to think like a tree, rooted and aware of the slight changes in the wind and the seasons. Sacred Economics With Charles Eisenstein - A Short Film By Ian MacKenzie. Category:Political philosophy. For similar topics see the following categories also: Subcategories This category has the following 47 subcategories, out of 47 total.

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