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A responsive society : collected essays on guiding deliberate social change, Amitai Etzioni

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A responsive society : collected essays on guiding deliberate social change
Title
A responsive society
Title remainder
collected essays on guiding deliberate social change
Statement of responsibility
Amitai Etzioni
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brings together seventeen essays on the dynamics of social change published in a wide array of journals over the course of Amitai Etzioni's long and distinguished career. Applying sociological methods of study to seemingly disparate disciplines from ethics to economics, politics to genetics, Etzioni uncovers important interrelationships between these fields
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DLC
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Etzioni, Amitai
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Joint publication in the Jossey-Bass management series and the Jossey-Bass social and behavioral science series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social change
  • Social movements
  • Communities
Label
A responsive society : collected essays on guiding deliberate social change, Amitai Etzioni
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : The Author -- Part One: The Need for Social Change -- 1. Facing the Slings and Arrows: Personal Reflections on a Life of Social Activism -- 2. Conditions for Guiding Change: Author's NoteA Theory of Societal Guidance -- Part Two: The Elements of Social Change -- 3. Decision Making and Social Change: Author's NoteMixed Scanning Revisited (Public Administration Review)Rationality is Anti-Entropic (Journal of Economic Psychology)Normative-Affective Factors: Toward a New Decision-Making Model (Journal of Economic Psychology) -- 4. The Responsive Community: Author's NoteLiberals and Communitarians (Partisan Review)Basic Human Needs, Alienation, and Inauthenticity (American Sociological Review) -- 5. Polity and the Public Interest: Author's NoteSpecial Interest Groups Versus Constituency Representation (Research in Social Movements, Conflicts, and Change)The Fight Against Fraud and Abuse: Analyzing Constituent Support (Journal of Policy Analysis and Management) Part Three: The Structure of Social Change -- 6. Encapsulation and Self-Sustaining Systems: Author's NoteEncapsulated Competition (Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics)On Solving Social Problems: Inducements or Coercion? (Challenge) -- 7.Unification and Intergration of Systems: Author's NoteOn Self-Encapsulating Systems (Journal of Conflict Resolutions)A Paridigm for the Study of Political Unification (World Politics)The Epigenesis of Political Communities at the International Level (American Journal of Sociology)European Unification: A Strategy of Change (World Politics) -- Part Four: The Ethics of Social Change -- 8. Ethics and Change: Author's NoteToward Deontological Social Sciences (Philosophy of the Social Sciences)The Case for a Multiple-Utility Conception (Economics and Philosophy)The Moral Dimension in Policy Analysis -- Index
Control code
24141832
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 479 pages
Isbn
9781555423780
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91025603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1411081
Label
A responsive society : collected essays on guiding deliberate social change, Amitai Etzioni
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : The Author -- Part One: The Need for Social Change -- 1. Facing the Slings and Arrows: Personal Reflections on a Life of Social Activism -- 2. Conditions for Guiding Change: Author's NoteA Theory of Societal Guidance -- Part Two: The Elements of Social Change -- 3. Decision Making and Social Change: Author's NoteMixed Scanning Revisited (Public Administration Review)Rationality is Anti-Entropic (Journal of Economic Psychology)Normative-Affective Factors: Toward a New Decision-Making Model (Journal of Economic Psychology) -- 4. The Responsive Community: Author's NoteLiberals and Communitarians (Partisan Review)Basic Human Needs, Alienation, and Inauthenticity (American Sociological Review) -- 5. Polity and the Public Interest: Author's NoteSpecial Interest Groups Versus Constituency Representation (Research in Social Movements, Conflicts, and Change)The Fight Against Fraud and Abuse: Analyzing Constituent Support (Journal of Policy Analysis and Management) Part Three: The Structure of Social Change -- 6. Encapsulation and Self-Sustaining Systems: Author's NoteEncapsulated Competition (Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics)On Solving Social Problems: Inducements or Coercion? (Challenge) -- 7.Unification and Intergration of Systems: Author's NoteOn Self-Encapsulating Systems (Journal of Conflict Resolutions)A Paridigm for the Study of Political Unification (World Politics)The Epigenesis of Political Communities at the International Level (American Journal of Sociology)European Unification: A Strategy of Change (World Politics) -- Part Four: The Ethics of Social Change -- 8. Ethics and Change: Author's NoteToward Deontological Social Sciences (Philosophy of the Social Sciences)The Case for a Multiple-Utility Conception (Economics and Philosophy)The Moral Dimension in Policy Analysis -- Index
Control code
24141832
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 479 pages
Isbn
9781555423780
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91025603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1411081

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