ERIC Number: EJ252899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
Reference Count: 0
The Concept of Power: Treatment in 50 Introductory Sociology Textbooks.
Paap, Warren R.
Teaching Sociology, v9 n1 p57-68 Oct 1981
Discusses a study in which 50 introductory college-level sociology textbooks were examined to determine how the concept of power was treated. Findings indicated that power is generally presented as a macro-level phenomenon, with emphasis on institutionalized and legitimated forms of power. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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