Accession Number : AD0707010

Title :   SYSTEMS ANALYSTS VERSUS RADICALS: AN ESSAY OF APPRAISAL OF THE FUTURE ROLE OF ACTION INTELLECTUALS IN AMERICAN GOVERNMENT,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Gergorin,Jean-Louis

Report Date : MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The paper holds that the so-called revolutionary way in policy making results in right-wing backlash, giving the 'petty bourgeois' aspects of the New Left. It challenges the concept that rational advice from intellectuals can alone contribute to solving the problems of American society by favoring a reformist way. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POLITICAL SCIENCE, UNITED STATES), (*LEADERSHIP, DECISION MAKING), ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), GROUP DYNAMICS, PROBLEM SOLVING, ORGANIZATIONS, UNIVERSITIES, TRANSFORMATIONS

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE