An ideology is a form of social or political philosophy in which practical elements are as prominent as theoretical ones; it is a system of idea that aspires both to explain the word and to change it. Ideology is a different form of beliefs about man, society and the universe. It is understood as a way of thinking abouth the cultural and social programme of a political movement launched to emancipate suppressed group from the exploitation of more dominate social class. Ideology is a term developed in the Marxist tradition to talk about how cultures are structured in ways that enable the group holding power to have the maximum control with the minimum of conflict. An ideology begins with the belief that things can be better and it a plan with the help of which a society can be improved.
Hence her girlfriends tend to be more like our girly straight counterparts, lesbians who slather on the lip gloss are stereotyped to be intelligent, warm-hearted and unbiased. Sexual inclination does not control how a person thinks and acts. Her female masculinity exploring the subject of queer, in my opinion has successful challenge the hegemony of gender conformity (Halberstam 1998:7). She performance gender in a different way depending on how she feels on that particular day, I mean sometimes she get all moody and start begin bossy to other masculine peers. My classmates once proposes to me that ‘’Masculinity might have little to do with men”.
In conclusion, while recognizing the significant impact of Judith Butler’s theory of gender performativity of gender theory, I do not believe that it is an accurate explanation of gender. Judging from my own personal experiences surrounding gender identity and gender expression, I believe that Butler’s theory fails to realistically explain these two concepts and their relationship and that this is better explained in my three arguments against Butler’s
Findings and Discussion 1. Beliefs, Ideology and Social Representation Critical Discourse Analysis involves ideological analysis as ideologies are expressed and reproduced by discourse. Van Dijk (2009) defines Ideology as “the shared, fundamental and axiomatic beliefs of specific social groups” (p.65). Pakistan is a diverse society with people belonging to various religious, ethnic, social and cultural groups. Life in Pakistan and its ideals are mostly formed on religious foundations.
There has been so many views and different interpretation given to ideology as a component over decades. Even though Marx seems to be the father of ideology, some other authors also mentioned some things about ideology. Shelby (2003) examined in his book some contemporary social theorists and philosophers’ view about ideology and stated that ideology is the imaginary relationship of individuals to their real conditions of existence, and that ideology is a social consciousness which takes certain false things to be true about matters having significance to the outcome of class-divided societies. This was in full support of what happened in the above scenario. The man involved had false beliefs and thoughts about the attitude of nurses in general,
CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Family Traditions: An Introductory Note A discussion of the significance of family traditions in any context, poetry or otherwise, includes a definition of two related terms “family” and “tradition” because both form an integral part of family traditions. The word “family” is difficult to define in simple terms. It is a subjective concept with different meanings that evolves and changes, depending on various factors: cultural, sociological, environmental, and/or economic. However, it is commonly agreed that family is a basic “social unit created by blood, marriages, and can be described as nuclear (parents and children) or extended (encompassing relatives).”1 While the word “tradition” is a loaded keyword derived
Despite it past, there are still some same phenomenons appear in China. Using extreme violence is a repeat topic, but it does show those old things form the filial piety. Forcing their children is equal to the “child slavery” and the “foot -binding”. All of these things are not very enough for those Chinese parents. Every order said by parents are Chinese children duty.
And the story of their ancestor and legacy tells of what kind of people they were, and what they honored. “It is ingrained deeply in the Chinese mind that once there was a time when everything worked according to an ideal pattern” (Corduan, 2012). The meaning to this passage is why contemporary Chinese culture holds on to the tradition because it could happen again. This also reveal the union of governmental community with religion. Although there has been countless time that China’s government ruled over the religion, and now there is hope that id does not need to be that same way again because it was different back then.
We can say that in traditional China was the cult of old. Nevertheless, old age has meant the approach of death. Reverence required, avoiding the words "old", "death" in the presence of the elderly. At the same time, it means to admit anyone older than his years as a compliment. Moreover, in the family and in society in general, any, including the influential head of the family, an important emperor 's official, has always been a particular social unit.
It should be noted that the ideology - is not only the way we tend to think Nazism, socialism, liberalism, etc., and any system of values and beliefs. That is, every government that wants to send the nation into a particular ideological direction, resorting to its own vision of