Masses are the ruling classes - policy romanticism, democratic populism, an. (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Masses are the ruling classes - policy romanticism, democratic populism, an.

Author: William Epstein
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc, 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The Masses are the Ruling Classes argues that popular sentiments rule social decision making and that elites are essentially obedient to democratic preferences, and not the other way around.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Epstein
ISBN: 9780190467067 0190467061
OCLC Number: 1023142787
Description: 280 sidor ; 16.6 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements Preface Section I: Explaining Social Policy Making Introduction: The Ruling Masses Chapter 1: Precursors to Policy Romanticism Chapter 2: Policy Romanticism Chapter 3: -- An American Archetype: The Quest for the Authentic Self -- Psychology, Pop Psychology and Self-Help Chapter 4: Spiritualism, Religion and Other Romantic Quests for the Authentic Self Section II: Policy Romanticism and American Social Welfare Chapter 5: Year Up Chapter6: Communities in Schools Chapter7: Generations of Hope Communities Chapter 8: The Food Stamp Program Chapter 9 - Food Stamps and Public Welfare Conclusion Social Adolescence

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