political sphere


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n political sphere a sphere of intense political activity
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In literature:

In the political sphere Major-General Wauchope distinguished himself also, though he never entered Parliament.
"South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 2 (of 6)" by Louis Creswicke
When he became chaplain to Lord Say and Seale he was introduced into a sphere of politics and action.
"The Life and Times of John Wilkins" by Patrick A. Wright-Henderson
He wants so competent a colleague removed from the political sphere.
"Robert Orange" by John Oliver Hobbes
The President exhibited a strange lack of moral perception and stamina in the sphere of politics.
"Ulysses S. Grant" by Walter Allen
This is most conspicuous to be sure in the political sphere.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
A full exposition would have to define the sphere of Political Economy by describing its data and its methods.
"Social Rights and Duties, Volume I (of 2)" by Sir Leslie Stephen
I would suggest to the political economist whether there may not be some spheres too limited for competition.
"The Claims of Labour an essay on the duties of the employers to the employed" by Arthur Helps
Within their respective spheres, politics can determine what rights are just, science what truths are certain.
"The History of Freedom" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
Outside the sphere of party politics moderate opinion took precisely the same stand.
"British Supremacy & Canadian Self-Government" by J. L. Morison
Outside the spheres of law and politics, Cairns's only interest was in religion.
"Studies in Contemporary Biography" by James Bryce, Viscount Bryce

In news:

In today's political sphere, where even Social Security -- long said to be the nation's third-rail -- has been targeted for reform by both parties, the Red Sox may be the only thing that can reliably guarantee backlash for a candidate.
A sportswriter should be careful when assessing the importance of sports within broader spheres such as politics or economics, and avoid the temptation to exaggerate.
THE FIX Friday's decision blocking Wisconsin law could impact the political sphere in a few key respects.
Neutrality on Net, but not in sphere of politics.
The Black Sphere Radio show featuring Kevin Jackson is about the comedy of politics from the perspective of a Conservative American who happens to be black.
In the 2010 cycle, many political campaigns took their messages to the social media sphere.

In science:

It is worth mentioning that FuturICT has already had societal impact beyond the academic sphere. For example, it has sparked off activities in the areas of arts, music, ethics, business, and politics.