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The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power / Joel Bakan.

By: Bakan, Joel.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Free Press, ©2004Description: 228 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0743247442; 9780743247443; 1845290798; 9781845290795; 0743247469; 9780743247467; 1845291743; 9781845291747.Subject(s): Corporations | Corporations -- Corrupt practices | Corporations -- Moral and ethical aspects | Corporate culture | Business ethics | Company management | Profit motive | United States | Government regulation | Case studies | Overseas itemAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Corporation.DDC classification: 306.3 LOC classification: HD2731 | .B23 2004Other classification: QP 150 Online resources: Sample text | Table of contents | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description
Contents:
1. The Corporation's Rise to Dominance -- 2. Business as Usual -- 3. The Externalizing Machine -- 4. Democracy Ltd. -- 5. Corporations Unlimited -- 6. Reckoning.
Summary: A profile of the modern corporation theorizes that businesses are essentially pathological in nature and place profits above accountability, citing the flaws of such practices as deregulation and privatization.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. The Corporation's Rise to Dominance -- 2. Business as Usual -- 3. The Externalizing Machine -- 4. Democracy Ltd. -- 5. Corporations Unlimited -- 6. Reckoning.

A profile of the modern corporation theorizes that businesses are essentially pathological in nature and place profits above accountability, citing the flaws of such practices as deregulation and privatization.

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