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The Penn Press list for fall 2017 includes hardcover releases, first-time paperbacks, and ebook editions intended for scholars, students, and serious general readers worldwide. Click here to explore our forthcoming books, grouped by subject area.

Social Control in a Free Society

Edited by Robert E. Spiller

1960 | 144 pages | Cloth $79.95
Political Science | Public Policy | Philosophy
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Table of Contents

Preface
—Robert E. Spiller
The Ethic of the Group
—Loren C. Eiseley
Science and Human Values
—Carl G. Hempel
Mass Versus Coterie Culture
—Gilbert Seldes
Prometheus Incorporated: Conformity or Coercion?
George J. Stigler
Law and the Limits of Individuality
—Willard Hurst