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Legitimation of Belief

by Ernest Gellner

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7735927M
    ISBN 100521295874
    ISBN 109780521295871

    GELLNER, E. []: The Legitimation of Belief. Cambridge: Cambridge Univer-sity Press.? Pp. 21o. The core of Ernest Gellner's position in this book consists of three main conten-tions. The first is that epistemology, if not the Queen of the sciences, is at least their House of Lords or their Supreme Court, 'the final court of appeal in. Legitimation. Legitimation should be seen as a social process, since institutional agents rely heavily on having an audience that accepts their selections and evaluations, or in other words puts ‘belief’ in them (Bourdieu, ). From: International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Related terms: Ideology.

    Politics (),The Devil in Modern Philosophy (),Legitimation of Belief (), Spectacles and Predicaments () and Nations and Nationalism (). He also continued his. 70 SPRING LEGITIMATING TELEVISION BOOK REVIEW End Notes 1 Pierre Bourdieu, Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgment of Taste (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, ), 6. 2 Robert J. Thompson, Television’s Second Golden Age: From Hill Street Blues to ER (New York: Continuum, ); David Lavery, ed. Full of Secrets: Critical Approaches to Twin File Size: KB.

    Legitimation Code Theory: What is it and what is its potential? an exploration by Dr Wilhelm Meyer UKZN Potential 2: Canons and Cosmologies In terms of Biblical Studies and the study of Religion and Theology more generally there is perhaps a fascinating study to be done canons. Religion and Political Legitimation Article in Annual Review of Sociology 20(1) November with Reads How we measure 'reads'.


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Learn about Author Central 5/5(3). "The main aim of this thoughtful and thought-provoking book is to characterize and explain the difference between pre-scientific systems of belief within which science could, and did, emerge and develop.

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The new edition of this classic text provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of legitimacy as applied to political systems. Now addressing the issue of legitimacy beyond the state, the book also includes a new introduction and two major additional chapters which update the argument in the light of developments and debates.