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The Charismatic Bond

Political Behavior in Time of Crisis

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PAPERBACK

$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674109889

Publication Date: 09/01/1996

Short

208 pages

6 x 9 inches

1 1l, 1 1t

World

Here is a book that takes up where Max Weber left off in his study of charisma and extends the theory with insights from other disciplines and new empirical data. Madsen and Snow demonstrate that magnetic personalities must have willing followers, finding support for their argument in the rise of Juan Perón and the Peronistas in Argentina.

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