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ISBN-10: 0745624189

ISBN-13: 9780745624181

Edition: 2001

Authors: John Scott

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This far-reaching study gives a concise and coherent overview of the debates surrounding the analysis of social power. The book examines the theoretical debates and the kinds of empirical materials relevant to them.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 1/21/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Patterns of Power
Mainstream and Second Stream
The Elementary Forms of Social Power
Structures of Domination
Interpersonal Power
Command and Sovereign Power
States and State Elites
Integration and Recruitment
Economic Governance
Pressure and Policy Formation
Pressure and Polyarchy
Decisions, Nondecisions, and Representaton
Networks of Pressure and Policy
Constraint and Hegemony
Financial Power and Economic Constraint
Political Constraint and Hegemony
State Power and Class Hegemony
Discipline and Expertise
Government, Discourse, and Discipline
Expertise and Professionalism
Protest and Collective Mobilisation
Structures of Collective Protest
Theories of Organised Protest
The Development of Protest
Globalisation and Protest
Interpersonal Power
Power, Dependence, and Embodiment
Patriarchy, Sexuality, and Power
Interpersonal Power and Charismatic Authority