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IJSTR >> Volume 8 - Issue 7, July 2019 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

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ISSN 2277-8616



Managing Hope And Fear As A Strategy Of Strengthening Progressive Civil Society: An American Studies Perspective

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AUTHOR(S)

Kasiyarno

 

KEYWORDS

Hope, Fear, American Studies, Culture, Civil Society

 

ABSTRACT

Managing hope and fear in a cultural perspective can be one of the success keys for a nation or organization on any scale. A country that is unable to manage both will become a failed state, as does an organization or even a person. People who are seized with anxiety and unable to turn it into a source of strength will tend terminate their lives by suicide. The leaders of countries incorporated in a certain region are always faced with various threats, challenges and opportunities. This paper tries to describe a number of phenomena that occur in a number of regions which are considered to develop as hope and fear that is analyzed in the perspective of American Studies. The overall description of this paper leads to the conclusion that the ability of political leaders in an area to manage hope and fear will be able to determine the strength of civil society in the region.

 

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