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Local power and modern community political life

Local power and modern community political life

sociological essays

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Published by Wydawn. Uniwersytetu Śląskiego in Katowice .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Silesia, Upper (Poland and Czech Republic)
    • Subjects:
    • Community power.,
    • Political participation.,
    • Political sociology.,
    • Community power -- Silesia, Upper (Poland and Czech Republic),
    • Political participation -- Silesia, Upper (Poland and Czech Republic)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Jacek Wódz.
      SeriesPrace naukowe Uniwersytetu Śląskiego w Katowicach,, nr. 1769
      ContributionsWódz, Jacek.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM776 .L63 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. ;
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL116088M
      LC Control Number99458049

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CHAPTER 5 MANAGING POWER AND POLITICS IN ORGANIZATIONS Before you get started.Political system - Political system - Contemporary divisions of government: In his Politics, Aristotle differentiated three categories of state activity—deliberations concerning common affairs, decisions of executive magistrates, and judicial rulings—and indicated that the most significant differences among constitutions concerned the arrangements made for these activities.Includes bibliography The structure of power in American society -- The social life of a modern community -- A Marx for the managers -- The political gargoyles: business as power -- The trade union leader: a collective portrait -- The labor leaders and the power elite -- The American business elite: a collective portrait -- A look at the white collar -- The problem of industrial development.