ISS210Authoritarianism.doc - ISS210 10/23/07...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
ISS210 Authoritarianism (Anm) 10/23/07 *Note: There may be a couple questions about the value system of the Japanese cult (how the values are held is important, not what the values are) - The manner in which the value system is held: Authoritarianism (Anm) Can be without narcissism Held in such a way that it is not challenged An unchallenged perfect authority o A challenge would equal an emotional distruction o People expect it because they want to comply and feel loyal Manifested by style of power protection and creation o Closed to internal/external correction: uncritical/unexamined acceptance o Scarceness of tradition: Special access o Rigid/Narrowly focused ways to establish correctness Beliefs reduce self confidence → manipulation o Truth produces moral certainty and legitimizes control When you know what the truth is…why look else where You will pass that theory on to others o Ideology: Anm as a virtue Indirect: e.g. – like telling an annoying kid who keeps asking why, and
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 3

ISS210Authoritarianism.doc - ISS210 10/23/07...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online