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The politics of mass society, by William Kornhauser

Label
The politics of mass society
Title
The politics of mass society
Statement of responsibility
by William Kornhauser
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
""The Politics of Mass Society"" explores the social conditions necessary for democracy and the vulnerabilities of large scale society to totalitarian systems. Mass movements mobilize people who are alienated from the social system, who do not believe in the legitimacy of the established order, and who are therefore ready to engage in efforts to destroy. Contrary to the psychological approach prevalent in European doctrines of mass movements, Kornhauser persuasively argues that social order is the critical factor. The greatest number of people available to mass movements are located in thos
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kornhauser, William
Dewey number
321.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The international library of sociology
Series volume
049
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass society
  • Totalitarianism
  • Democracy
Label
The politics of mass society, by William Kornhauser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1960
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; THE POLITICS OF MASS SOCIETY; Copyright; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; PART I THEORY OF MASS SOCIETY; Chapter 1 Two Views of Mass Society; Chapter 2 Conditiuns of Mass Society; Chapter 3 Structure of Mass Society; Chapter 4 Culture and Personality in Mass Society; PART II SOCIAL SOURCES OF MASS MOVEMENTS; Chapter 5 Political Vulnerability of Mass Society; Chapter 6 Discontinuities in Authority; Chapter 7 Discontinuities In Community; Chapter 8 Discontinuities in Society; PART III SOCIAL COMPOSITION OF MASS MOVEMENTS; Chapter 9 Social Classes and Mass Movements
  • Chapter 10 Unattached IntellectualsChapter 11 Marginal Middle Classes; Chapter 12 Isolated Workers; CONCLUSION; Chapter 13 Mass Society and Democratic Order; References; Index
Control code
ocn842262432
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135034740
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842262432
Label
The politics of mass society, by William Kornhauser
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1960
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; THE POLITICS OF MASS SOCIETY; Copyright; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; PART I THEORY OF MASS SOCIETY; Chapter 1 Two Views of Mass Society; Chapter 2 Conditiuns of Mass Society; Chapter 3 Structure of Mass Society; Chapter 4 Culture and Personality in Mass Society; PART II SOCIAL SOURCES OF MASS MOVEMENTS; Chapter 5 Political Vulnerability of Mass Society; Chapter 6 Discontinuities in Authority; Chapter 7 Discontinuities In Community; Chapter 8 Discontinuities in Society; PART III SOCIAL COMPOSITION OF MASS MOVEMENTS; Chapter 9 Social Classes and Mass Movements
  • Chapter 10 Unattached IntellectualsChapter 11 Marginal Middle Classes; Chapter 12 Isolated Workers; CONCLUSION; Chapter 13 Mass Society and Democratic Order; References; Index
Control code
ocn842262432
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135034740
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842262432

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