Discusion Question: Definitions and Principles of Power

Unit 1: Definitions and Principles of Powerfollow all the instructions ,No plagiarism ,good  grammar , minim 350 wordsUpon successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:categorize power relations as positive sum, zero sum, and negative sum;recognize the “three faces of power”;identify the close relationship between power and freedom;compare influence as a quasi-form of power to other forms of power;recognize power as an instrument versus as an end; andassess the influence of historical and mythical precedents to power.DISCUSION QUESTION:Positive-, Zero-, and Negative-Sum Power RelationsGive examples from the last month or so where you participated in a positive-sum, a zero-sum, and a negative-sum power relation.  Describe what motivated you to participate in a negative-sum or a zero-sum relation?  Are there factors other than “power” that we should be considering?Resources & ReadingsTextbookBoulding, K. E. (1989). The nature of power. In K. E. Boulding, Three faces of power (pp. 15-34). Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.Other research information