Get the complete project »
- The Complete Research Material is averagely 73 pages long and it is in Ms Word Format, it has 1-5 Chapters.
- Major Attributes are All Chapters, Figures, Appendix, References.
- Study Level: BTech, BSc, BEng, BA, HND, ND or NCE.
- Full Access Fee: ₦4,000
1.1 BACKGROUND OF STUDY
Friendship and politics make strange bedfellows. Applying the concept of friendship to political partnerships might seem misleading in terms of the different kinds of motivations and aims that ground these different types of relationships. If political relationships are motivated more by self-interest and aim at instrumental advantage, and personal friendships are motivated more by concern for the other and aim at mutual recognition, one might argue that politics and friendship just do not mix.
After all, someone who is only your friend for instrumental reasons to do with their own interests or advantage would hardly count as a genuine friend. But by some accounts, governments and states form political, economic and military alliances precisely for instrumental reasons, to protect, promote or advance their own national interest. If this is right, then the concept of ‘political friendship’ is an oxymoron Aristotle, a common starting point for discussions of personal friendship, characterizes friendship as mutually recognized and ‘reciprocated goodwill’ (1985).
He admits a variety of different types of friendship based on utility, pleasure, and virtue, but maintains that only virtue friendships are complete in that they involve wishing goods to the other ‘for the other’s sake’ (1168b3). An important limitation on virtue friendships is that they are rare and hard to cultivate, for ‘it is impossible to be many people’s friend for their virtue and for themselves. We have reason to be satisfied if we can find even a few such friends’ (1171a15–20). With this account, however, it seems that personal friendship is not something that can be easily translated into the political realm.
1.2 STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM
Political friendship seems too to hold states together, and lawgivers care more for it than for justice; for unanimity seems to be something like friendship, and this they aim at most of all, and expel factions as their worst enemy. The problem in political friendship in Jacques Derrida could be as a result of people’s perception and beliefs; this could be that there are people that do not love peace and unity amongst them, thereby always trying to bring in war and enmity n the midst of others which might lead to division of states and country as well. Finally, several researches have been carried out on political friendship but not even a single research has been carried out on political friendship in Jacques Derrida.
1.3 AIMS AND OBJECTIVES OF STUDY
The main aim of the study is to examine political friendship in Jacques Derrida. Other specific objective of the studies includes;
1. to determine the factors affecting political friendship in Jacques Derrida.
2. to determine the effect of political friendship on the masses in Jacques Derrida.
3. to determine the effect of the masses perception on political friendship in Jacques Derrida.
4. to proffer possible solutions to the problems.
1.4 RESEARCH QUESTIONS
1. What are the factors affecting political friendship in Jacques Derrida?
2. What is the effect of political friendship on the masses in Jacques Derrida?
3. What is the effect of the masses perception on political friendship in Jacques Derrida?
4. What are the possible solutions to the problems?
1.5 SIGNIFICANCE OF STUDY
The study on political friendship in Jacques Derrida will be of immense benefit to the entire country in the sense that it will educate them on how to live in peace and unity so as to keep the country in one accord. More also, the study will widen the sense of understanding of the masses on friendship in politics, meaning that, irrespective of the hierarchy in politics that one is in, there is always room for unity and friendship. Finally, the study will contribute to the body of existing literature and knowledge to this field of study and basis for further research.
1.6 SCOPE OF STUDY
The study on political friendship is limited to Jacques Derrida.
1.7 LIMITATION OF STUDY
Financial constraint- Insufficient fund tends to impede the efficiency of the researcher in sourcing for the relevant materials, literature or information and in the process of data collection.
Time constraint- The researcher will simultaneously engage in this study with other academic work. This consequently will cut down on the time devoted for the research work.
1.8 DEFINITION OF TERMS
PoliticalRelating to the government or public affairs of a country.
Friendship Is a relationship of mutual affection between people or is a stronger form of interpersonal bond than an association.
 See, for example, Talal Asad, Genealogies of Religion: Discipline and Reasons of Power in Christianity (Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 1993). For more recent explorations on the concept of religion from different disciplines, see Hent de Vries, (ed.) Religion: Beyond a Concept (New York: Fordham University Press, 2008)
 For an impressive historical investigation of this issues see, Tomoko Masuzawa, The Invention of World Religions Or, How European Universalism Was Preserved in the Language of Pluralism (Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2005)
You either get what you want or your money back. T&C Apply
You can find more project topics easily, just search
SIMILAR POLITICAL SCIENCE FINAL YEAR PROJECT RESEARCH TOPICS
» Abstract The dissolution of a number of political parties in Nigeria into one party the All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2013 ahead of 2015 election ...Continue Reading »
2. EFFECT OF ELECTORAL VIOLENCE ON NIGERIA DEMOCRACY (A CASE STUDY OF 2011 ELECTION IN BAUCHI STATE)» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The insignificance activities, sequel to the attainment of political independence in the 1960 in ...Continue Reading »
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Local Government is seen as political subdivision of a nation, which is constituted by law and ha...Continue Reading »
4. REASONS WHY PROGRAMMES DESIGNED BY THE GOVERNMENT TO BOOST MANUFACTURING INDIGENOUS FIRM PERFORMANCE DO NOT EFFECTIVELY ACHIEVE ITS ROLE» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of Study Indigenous Firms (Indigenous Firm) as defined by the National Council of Industries refer to business...Continue Reading »
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION Small scale business constitute an important component of the Nigerian industrial sector. The importance of this sector c...Continue Reading »
6. INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND THE STUDY OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA: THE ROLE OF NIGERIAN IMMIGRATION SERVICE» ABSTRACTThe study examines the duties of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) revealing that the above mentioned agency has the capacity to initiate...Continue Reading »
» ABSTRACT Contemporary African plays in the preservation of African literally style and content have a penchant showcasing the dynamics of the indigeno...Continue Reading »
8. THE IMPACT OF TRADITIONAL INSTITUTIONS AS MEDIATION STRUCTURES IN DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE. A CASE STUDY OF MBITOLU LGA, IMO STATE» Abstract The traditional rulers are the paramount authority or natural ruler in any given Tcommunity. They provide a system of administration from whi...Continue Reading »
» ABSTRACT The study investigated decentralization and local government autonomy and how these factors enhance grassroots development in Liberia. The on...Continue Reading »
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Nigeria is richly endowed by providence with human and material resources critical for national development and advancement. ...Continue Reading »