A theory of social control. (Book, 1954) [WorldCat.org]
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A theory of social control.

A theory of social control.

Author: Richard T LaPiere
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill, 1954.
Series: McGraw-Hill series in sociology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
LaPiere, Richard T. (Richard Tracy), 1899-1986.
Theory of social control.
New York, McGraw-Hill, 1954
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard T LaPiere
ISBN: 007036365X 9780070363656
OCLC Number: 838454
Description: 568 pages 24 cm.
Contents: The problem and its setting --
The cultural basis of social control --
The components of behavior: personality, situation, and social control --
The dimensions of social status --
Status groups and their norms --
Status-group norms and values --
Status-group structure and dynamics --
Mocial control --
The techniques of social control. Basic processes --
Ideological --
Control in the status-group systems --
Social isolation --
Social ascendancy --
Autocratic control --
Democratic control --
Conquest: military and economic --
Conquest: cultural --
Social crisis, demoralization, and control.
Series Title: McGraw-Hill series in sociology.
Other Titles: Social control.


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