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The pathology of power

by Norman Cousins

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Power (Social sciences)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Norman Cousins ; foreword by George F. Kennan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC330 .C65 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination228 p. ;
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2727756M
    ISBN 100393023788
    LC Control Number86021658

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    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: First book of Kings --Who shall inherit the grand years of David?(chs. ) --Solomon enthroned (ch. 1) --"Blood will have blood" () --"The wisdom of Solomon" () --Dreams and shadows of dreams (ch. 3) --The apotheosis of empire (ch. 4) --Stone upon stone, the king constructs. 'Pathology of power' was the term coined to describe the enjoyment the "guards" received from their power and how quickly they began to mistreat the "prisoners" after they received this power.


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