IDEOLOGY, DISCOURSE AND DOMINANCE IN THE AIDS ERA

  • Warren Parker

Abstract

The concept of ideology relates to the clustering of ideas in a way that allows particular notions to be generalised throughout society. Dominant ideologies provide coherence to societies, and are structured in such a way that their dominance is not readily contested or overwhelmed.

Author Biography

Warren Parker
Warren Parker (PhD) is the Executive Director of the Centre for AIDS Development, Research and Evaluation (CADRE) and is based in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is also an adjunct lecturer in Communication, Culture and Media Studies at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban.
Published
2006-06-01
Section
Articles