Power, Ideology, and Control

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ISBN: 978-0-306-45160-7 (Print) 978-0-585-35130-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-8

      Introduction

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      Chapter

      Pages 9-33

      Critical Systems Thinking and Critical Social Theory

  3. Metatheoretical Concerns

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Chapter

      Pages 37-40

      Forms of Social Order and Their Sustaining Worldviews

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      Chapter

      Pages 41-49

      Individualism and Social Order

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      Chapter

      Pages 51-58

      Unitarism and Social Order

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      Chapter

      Pages 59-65

      Pluralism and Social Order

  4. Enlightenment and Empowerment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Chapter

      Pages 69-92

      Power and Interests

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      Chapter

      Pages 93-117

      Ideology

  5. Transformation: Toward Individual Freedom and Happiness and Collective Autonomy and Responsibility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-143

      Control and Social Order

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      Chapter

      Pages 145-168

      Control and Human Interests

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      Chapter

      Pages 169-179

      Control, Constancy, and Change

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      Chapter

      Pages 181-198

      Control and Strategic Ideologies

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      Chapter

      Pages 199-269

      Critical Social Theory

  6. Concluding Reflections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 271-271

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      Chapter

      Pages 273-290

      Enlightenment, Empowerment, and Transformation of Societal Systems

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      Chapter

      Pages 291-294

      Conclusion

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 295-321