character being told (the persona), and the living person whose life was being told required a historical/empirical differentiation in the complex relationship between individuals and their past and present environment. This again posed new questions about the theorizing of the learner subjectivity. The
continuity in psychological reactions throughout the life history, that may also be applied on a horizontal cross section of everyday life.
Freud’s point is that faced with meaningless ideas and futile activities you must trace the – long gone? – situation where the ideas were well motivated and the
enacted and interwoven singularly, collectively, artistically, aesthetically and rhizomatically. “A/r/tography is a way of living, inquiring, and being relational” ( Springgay et al., 2007 , p. xxxi). The combination of creative and artistic practices and approaches provides for a strong alignment of the
connection to a cause, such as ecological sustainability of the living earth.
There is a central and growing importance of contemporary life of arts in society, which is subsequently influencing arts education. While political science, as a discipline, has been strangely silent on the
energy, conveyed by images, sounds, the mimic of the actors, physically reminds us that power is not a pure play of technocratic patterns and writings. The film disrupts a certain rationalized and calculative view of management through emotion and sensation; which the cinematographic scenes bring to life
chance was not a one-way road. On the one hand, illusionary thinking can be useful because it leads to positive emotions and motivates one to take up challenging tasks; on the other hand, it may be better if people assess themselves and their situation more realistically. Thompson is ambiguous
Silence the lived experiences of dynamic cultural identities are done so out of ignorance motivated by the need to sustain the invention of whiteness— whiteness is “the reputation of belonging to the dominant race…in the same sense that a right of action or inheritance is property” (Harris, 1993, p. 1747
inappropriate lifestyle choices, such as in fashion or living space. It is accompanied by a lack of consumption, as opposed to the tendency to indulge in excessive, conspicuous consumption. Gordon Gecko orders Budd to see a tailor when they first have lunch, and prior to becoming associates. “You can’t come in
of abandonment and associated vulnerability are laid down in memory in feeling, which can be re-evoked in later stages of alife when seemingly alone, vulnerable or despairing about the condition of self, families and communities.
Axel Honneth (1995 , 2007 , 2009 ) also interrogates the role of
). When all this is said and done, the chapter ruminates on how the use of passionate cultural entrepreneurs might motivatea theoretical understanding that shifts the focus from the psychoanalytical notion of desire, as the force induced by such advertising machineries, to one of the drives.