Ļ 1 - 2010
Potzeluyev S.P.

Power as a Dialogue or Dialogue without Any Power? To Actual Aspects of G.H.Meadís Political Philosophy


The article inquires into actual aspects of G.H. Meadís theory of political communication. Attention is drawn to the reflective process of mutual role-taking as basic element of Meadís concept of conversation. Correlation of political dialogue and functional power in Meadís concept is clarified in the article. Then the perspectives of global dialogue are analyzed from the positions of Meadís theory of civil self-government. The author reflects on the role of unequal partnersí dialogues in the making of universe dialogue.