Corporate Society: Class, Property, And Contemporary Capitalism, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Corporate Society

Class, Property, And Contemporary Capitalism, 1st Edition

By John McDermott

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228 pages

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Description

This book provides an original and far-reaching analysis of the impact of the modern corporation on contemporary social structure. Combining business history with political insight, it offers a systematic critique of the post-industrial order and the illusions it fosters.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Renewing the Discussion 1. Corporate form: Organizing the Production of a New Physical World 2. The Evolution of Corporate form 3. Private and Corporate Property 4. The Ruling Class in Corporate Society 5. The Modern Middle Class 6. Managing the Collective Worker 7. Neither Artisans nor Proletarians 8. Epilogue: Alberich and Prometheus—The Modern Corporation as a Social Institution

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General