Power and Personality

Power and Personality

Book - 1976
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Power is an interpersonal situation: those who hold power depend on a continuing stream of empowering responses. Are there "born leaders" and "born followers"? Is there a basic political type, or a certain kind of personality that seeks power? What implications do the motives for getting and using power have for democratic forms of government? In the light of recurrent challenges to democracy, and growing interest in psychological factors in those who govern, Harold D. Lasswell's classic study offers a wide-ranging introduction to these vital concerns.
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1976, c1948
ISBN: 9780393008296
0393008290
Branch Call Number: BF637.L4 L35 1976b
Characteristics: 262 p. ; 19 cm

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