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Democracy and mass society

a Japanese debate

by RyЕ«saku Yamada

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Published by Gakujutsu Shuppankai in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Matsushita, Keiichi, -- 1929- -- Political and social views.,
  • Sociology -- Japan.,
  • Democracy -- Japan.,
  • Political participation -- Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-434) and index.

    Other titles[Demokurashī to taishū shakai--Nihon ni okeru ronsō]
    StatementRyusaku Yamada.
    Series[Gakujutsu sōsho], Gakujutsu sōsho (Gakujutsu Shuppankai)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC423 .Y257 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination444 p. ;
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19666304M
    ISBN 104820521004

    The politics of mass society International library of sociology and social reconstruction: Author: William Kornhauser: Publisher: Free Press, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: pages: Subjects. The most obvious is that “mass media space-time” is a scarce commodity: Only so much news, analysis, and editorial opinion can be aired in the major channels of mass communication. Which views get covered, and in what way, depends mainly on the economic and political structure and context of press institutions, and on the characteristics of.

      The Politics of Mass Society explores the social conditions necessary for democracy and the vulnerabilities of large scale society to totalitarian systems. Mass movements mobilize people who are alienated from the social system, who do not believe in the legitimacy of the established order, and who are therefore ready to engage in efforts to Cited by:   "The Politics of Mass Society" explores the social conditions necessary for democracy and the vulnerabilities of large scale society to totalitarian systems. Mass movements mobilize people who are alienated from the social system, who do not believe in the legitimacy of the established order, and who are therefore ready to engage in efforts to destroy.

    The Politics of Mass Society explores the social conditions necessary for democracy and the vulnerabilities of large scale society to totalitarian systems. Mass movements mobilize people who are alienated from the social system, who do not believe in the legitimacy of the established order, and who are therefore ready to engage in efforts to : William Kornhauser. The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere: An Inquiry into a Category of Bourgeois Society (German: Strukturwandel der Öffentlichkeit. Untersuchungen zu einer Kategorie der bürgerlichen Gesellschaft) is a book by the philosopher Jürgen was translated into English in by Thomas Burger and Frederick : Jürgen Habermas.


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