Pol Ec Bus- COMM2402- First Assignment What is Politics


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Unformatted text preview: any different constitutional programmes have been created as actors to govern society. There is an artistic dimension to politics as it seems to integrate political ideas into aspects of art, music, and literature. Shakespeare developed ideas through actors who characterized political messages such as the murder of a king, (Pocock, 1973:28) mimicking many 1 ELLIOTTclinton­3439534­P.E.B.­COMM2402­ Minor Essay­What is Politics 08­04­13 aspects of society occurring as productive disagreements and negotiated resolutions. Politics involves the support of ideas by seeking favour and support in order to grow communal understanding of them. With the growth of media and entertainment a strong bond for communicating political messages has developed. With the invention of television came the perfect advertising tool for governing, ‘Politics provided the raw materials and television packaged it, subtly reconstructed it, and delivered it to audiences’. (Gurevitch, 2009:165). This originated as a one­sided communication tool ­ indoctrination? ­ with jou...
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2014 for the course COMM 2402 taught by Professor Phildearman during the Two '13 term at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.

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