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Utopian management

Keith Grint

Utopian management

by Keith Grint

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Published by Templeton College, Management Centre in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p8).

    StatementKeith Grint & Eileen Hogan.
    SeriesManagement research papers -- 93/27, Management research paper (Templeton College, Management Centre) -- no93/27.
    ContributionsHogan, Eileen., Templeton College.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18505366M

    List of Famous Utopian Novels. Utopia () by Thomas More represents one of the most important books in the European humanism. Through his book, he described fictional pagan, communist city-state that was governed by reason, and addressed the issues of religious pluralism, women's rights, state-sponsored education, colonialism, and justified warfare. Utopias and Dystopias: Definition and Characteristics from Utopia: A place, state, or condition that is ideally perfect in respect of politics, laws, customs, and conditions. Characteristics of a Utopian Society • Information, independent thought, and freedom are promoted.

    The term “utopia” was invented by the English philosopher Sir Thomas More, recalling ancient Greek words meaning “good place” and “no place.” More’s book Utopia, published in , describes an ideal utopian society, and his vision has ever since served as a touchstone for philosophers, public servants, and fiction writers alike. Utopian socialism is the first current of modern socialism and socialist thought as exemplified by the work of Henri de Saint-Simon, Charles Fourier, Étienne Cabet, Robert Owen and Henry George. Utopian socialism is often described as the presentation of visions and outlines for imaginary or futuristic ideal societies, with positive ideals being the main reason for moving society in such a.

    Utopia and dystopia are genres of speculative fiction that explore social and political structures. Utopian fiction portrays a setting that agrees with the author's ethos, having various attributes of another reality intended to appeal to readers. Dystopian fiction (sometimes combined with but distinct from apocalyptic literature) offers the opposite: the portrayal of a setting that completely. Hythloday’s travels took him to the New World, the Americas, by way of sub-equatorial Asia. The lodestone is a cautionary image for the book as a whole: just as the lodestone can help people navigate the sea, so can Utopia help us navigate the difficulties of governing well; but to become too confident in such a guide is also to court disaster.


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