Imperialism in India

Throughout history, many nations have implemented imperialism to enforce their will over others for money, protection and civilization.  India was no exception. Since its discovery, Europeans were trying get a piece of India’s action. In many cases England was the imperial, or mother country.  Since India was put under imperialism, a great deal of things…

Jus ad Bellum and Jus in Bello

Jus Ad Bellum Jus Ad Bellum, the justness of entering into conflict consists of six primary tenets: legitimate authority, just cause, proportionality, right intention, chance of success, and last resort. 1. Legitimate Authority – Only those of legitimate authority may justly lead its country into war. This tenet disqualifies revolutionaries, radicals and/or subversives who seek…

McDonaldization

McDonaldization, is the term Ritzer derived from the McDonalds’ fast food chain to describe the state of our society. Ritzer claims our social institutions have become completely dehumanized in the form of a bureaucracy. Health care is an example of one institution that is characterized by the four components of bureaucracy: efficiency, predictability, control and…