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The Resource Authority : the most misunderstood idea in America, Eugene Kennedy, Sara C. Charles

Authority : the most misunderstood idea in America, Eugene Kennedy, Sara C. Charles

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Authority : the most misunderstood idea in America
Title
Authority
Title remainder
the most misunderstood idea in America
Statement of responsibility
Eugene Kennedy, Sara C. Charles
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Many people claim to feel an elusive sense of dissatisfaction in their home and work lives today, and authors Eugene Kennedy and Sara C. Charles, M.D., trace this problem to our lacking the sense that we are authoring our surrounding lives and, thus, acting with natural authority. Kennedy and Charles take the reader chapter by chapter through the crisis of authority in marriage and family; schools and colleges; workplaces and boardrooms; government; religious
  • institutions and the media, providing examples of the problems we encounter when authority is absent
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kennedy, Eugene C
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Charles, Sarah C
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social institutions
  • Social structure
  • Authority
Label
Authority : the most misunderstood idea in America, Eugene Kennedy, Sara C. Charles
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-244)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Why We Need to Rediscover Authority -- 2. The De-authorization of Marriage -- 3. Rediscovering Authority in Marriage: Recommendations -- 4. The De-authorization of the Family -- 5. Rediscovering Authority in the Family: Recommendations -- 6. Rediscovering the Source of Authority -- 7. The De-authorization of Education -- 8. Rediscovering Authority in Education: Recommendations -- 9. The De-authorization of Work -- 10. Rediscovering Authority at Work: Recommendations -- 11. The De-authorization of the Professions -- 12. Rediscovering Authority in the Professions: Recommendations -- 13. The De-authorization of the Institutions of Government and Business -- 14. The De-authorization of Religious Institutions -- 15. Rediscovering Institutional Authority: Recommendations -- 16. The De-authorization of the Legal Profession -- 17. The Law as Authority Surrogate -- 18. Rediscovering the Authority of the Law: Recommendations
Control code
ocm36292939
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780684836652
Lccn
97005502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36292939
  • (Sirsi) a585534
Label
Authority : the most misunderstood idea in America, Eugene Kennedy, Sara C. Charles
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-244)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Why We Need to Rediscover Authority -- 2. The De-authorization of Marriage -- 3. Rediscovering Authority in Marriage: Recommendations -- 4. The De-authorization of the Family -- 5. Rediscovering Authority in the Family: Recommendations -- 6. Rediscovering the Source of Authority -- 7. The De-authorization of Education -- 8. Rediscovering Authority in Education: Recommendations -- 9. The De-authorization of Work -- 10. Rediscovering Authority at Work: Recommendations -- 11. The De-authorization of the Professions -- 12. Rediscovering Authority in the Professions: Recommendations -- 13. The De-authorization of the Institutions of Government and Business -- 14. The De-authorization of Religious Institutions -- 15. Rediscovering Institutional Authority: Recommendations -- 16. The De-authorization of the Legal Profession -- 17. The Law as Authority Surrogate -- 18. Rediscovering the Authority of the Law: Recommendations
Control code
ocm36292939
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780684836652
Lccn
97005502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36292939
  • (Sirsi) a585534

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