Posts Tagged ‘Society’

It seems there is more to this idea of power being rooted in the ability to make decisions… It aslo, according to public relations theroy, is rooted in the power to influence others via what can typically be termed Rhetoric or ‘Resource Influence’ of a relationship. The main idea here based on the ‘Social Construction […]


“What is the role of Reason in relation to Power & Branding via the Live PR Speech? A social-constructivist perspective of the Catholic Church.” Having rearranged my research approach, from data first followed by theoretical contextualization, I am now working (in accordance with the advice of tutors) from a theory first position. This is a […]


This exercise is useful to loosen up your mind and reveal some surprising thoughts and insights when you are at the initial stages of exploring a topic. Usually you can set a timer for about 8 minutes where you MUST write constantly any thought that comes to mind. The pen / keyboard must be creating […]


Phenomonology, the study of social phenomena. My first understanding of this topic is that it is very relevant to the area of study I am interested in. Martyn Denscombe, in his ‘Good Research Guide‘ provides a checklist describing what phenomenological should consist of. All of which seem appropriate to me for my study of Successful […]