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Lasswell, Harold D. (Harold Dwight) 1902-1978

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Works: 422 works in 2,051 publications in 6 languages and 38,469 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Bibliographies  Terminology  Festschriften  Dictionaries  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Collector, Creator, Speaker
Classifications: JC251, 320.1
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Propaganda, communication, and public opinion; a comprehensive reference guide by Bruce Lannes Smith( )

29 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume includes introductory essays and an annotated bibliography on aspects of scientific knowledge converning the effects on the world society of communication, and particularly of deliberate propaganda
Power and society : a framework for political inquiry by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

84 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume, Harold D. Lasswell collaborates with a brilliant young philosopher, Abraham Kaplan, to formulate basic theoretical concepts and hypotheses of political science, providing a framework for further inquiry into the political process. This is a classic book of political theory written by two of the most influential social scientists of the twentieth century. The authors find their subject matter in interpersonal relations, not abstract institutions or organizations, and their analysis of power is related to human values. They argue that revolution is apart of the political process, and ideology has a role in political affairs. The importance of class, both as social fact and social symbol, is reflected in their detailed analysis, and emphasis on merit rather than rank, skill rather than status, as keystones of democratic rule. The authors note that power is only one of the values and instruments manifested in interpersonal relations; it cannot be understood in abstraction from other values. Lasswell and Kaplan call for the replacement of "power politics," both in theory and in practice, by a conception in which attention is focused on the human consequences of power as the major concern of both political thought and political action
Power and personality by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

68 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book concerns the wanting, getting, and giving of power. Recent advances in medicine, sociology, and psychology have deepened our understanding of the motives, skills, and experience that operate between leaders and those who are led. Since power is about decision-making, it figures not only in offi cial institutions but in other organizations, including political parties, pressure groups, trade associations, business enterprises, trade unions, and many other types of organizations. A general theory of the political personality is set forth here. Lasswell describes the process by which power becomes a value of first importance and the way appropriate skills in exercising power are acquired. He shows that special political types such as agitators or administrators are related to basic types of character that contribute to how they lead. Finally, his analysis offers original perspectives to understand democratic leadership. Lasswell offers definite suggestions for perfecting self-observatories in national and world affairs and for forming democratic personalities, selecting and training democratic leaders, and reducing destructive conflicts in human relationships. Power and Personality followed the author's 1930 work Psychopathology and Politics, which was widely hailed for its pioneering approach. Power and Personality reevaluated the entire issue of the relationship between psychology and politics in the light of subsequent experience and scientific developments since publication of that earlier work. Lasswell's ideas continue to carry great weight and persuasiveness."--Provided by publisher
The future of political science by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

74 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harold D. Lasswell is arguably the quintessential face of political science to the larger public of the past century. However, there is a side to Lasswell less well known, but of special importance in this day and age: the place of the profession of politics as an academic activity. This book, written at the start of the culture wars thirty years ago, outlines the basic core position of political science practitioners. It helps to explain why the field kept its collective cool, when other social science professionals veered to more extreme activist positions."--BOOK JACKET
World revolutionary elites : studies in coercive ideological movements by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

39 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the exception of chapters 1 and 7 and much of chapter 2, the text is reproduced from Hoover Institute studies, 1951-52, and from the American political science review, v. 31. Includes bibliographical references. Introduction: The study of political elites, by H.D. Lasswell.--The world revolution of our time: A framework for basic policy research, by H.D. Lasswell.--The Politburo, by G.K. Schueller.--The Fascists: the changing elite, by H.D. Lasswell with R. Sereno.--The Nazi elite, by D. Lerner with I. de S. Pool, and G.K. Schueller.--Kuomintang and Chinese Communists elites, by R.C. North with I. de S. Pool--The coercive ideologists in perspective, by D. Lerner
Language of politics; studies in quantitative semantics by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

66 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Most of the work ... was done at the University of Chicago or in connection with the War Communications Research Project at the Library of Congress."
Politics: who gets what, when, how by Harold Dwight Lasswell( Book )

64 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychopathology and politics by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

75 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1930, this classic study of personality types remains vital for the understanding of contemporary public figures. The author's pioneering application of the concepts of clinical psychology to the understanding of powerbrokers in politics, business, and even the church offers insights into the careers of leaders as diverse as Adolf Hitler and Richard Nixon
National security and individual freedom by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The analysis of political behaviour; an empirical approach by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

55 editions published between 1947 and 2002 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propaganda and promotional activities : an annotated bibliography by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

26 editions published between 1935 and 1993 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politics, personality, and social science in the twentieth century; essays in honor of Harold D. Lasswell by Arnold A Rogow( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Lasswell is one of America's most distinguished political scientists, a man whose work has had enormous impact both in the United States and abroad upon not only his own field but also those of sociology, psychology and psychiatry, economics, law, anthropology, and communications. This collection of essays is the first full-scale effort to deal with the voluminous writings of Lasswell and explore his at once charming and baffling personality which is perhaps inseparable from the inventiveness, unconventionality, and unusual scope of his work. The authors of these essays, many of whom are former students or collaborators, view their subject from a variety of perspectives. What emerges is a full assessment of Lasswell's many-faceted contribution to the social scholarship of his time.--Publisher description
Propaganda technique in the world war by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

52 editions published between 1926 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World politics and personal insecurity by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

28 editions published between 1935 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The analysis of political behavior; an empirical approach by Harold D Lasswell( )

32 editions published between 1947 and 1999 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The policy sciences : recent developments in scope and method by Daniel Lerner( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World revolutionary propaganda : a Chicago study by Harold D Lasswell( Book )

25 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights and world public order : the basic policies of an international law of human dignity by Myres S McDougal( Book )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2019 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Formosa, China, and the United Nations; Formosa in the world community by Lung-chu Chen( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law and public order in space by Myres S McDougal( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Politics, personality, and social science in the twentieth century; essays in honor of Harold D. Lasswell
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The future of political scienceWorld revolutionary elites : studies in coercive ideological movementsPsychopathology and politicsPolitics, personality, and social science in the twentieth century; essays in honor of Harold D. LasswellHarold D. Lasswell : an annotated bibliographyPolitics, personality, and social science in the twentieth century; essays in honor of Harold D. Lasswell
Alternative Names
Harold Dwight Lasswell

Harold Dwight Lasswell US-amerikanischer Politikwissenschaftler und Kommunikationstheoretiker

Harold Lasswell

Harold Lasswell American political scientist

Harold Lasswell Amerikaans politicoloog (1902-1978)

Harold Lasswell Mediální teoretik a politolog

Harold Lasswell Pionero de la comunicación social

Harold Lasswell politologo statunitense

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Лассуэл, Гарольд Дуайт

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라스웰, H. D. 1902-1978

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