How did the decline of the Ottoman Empire help cause World War I? A. The Germans’ refusal to ally themselves with the weakening Ottoman Empire upset the balance of power. B. The weakening Ottoman presence in Iraq allowed foreign agents to start rebellions in the area. C. The Ottomans’ increasing …Read More »
Robert putnam and others have expressed concern about how social and technological developments in the last few decades have weakened peoples social ties with one another. identify the consequences of this weakening.
Robert Putnam called “social capital” the set of social norms and practices established in society through a relationship of trust and cooperation between men. Putman criticized the capitalist mode of production that aimed exclusively at profit. In his view, the focus of production should not be commodity and profit, but …Read More »