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Title: Freedom and Constraint Under the 'Neo-Liberal' Regime of Choice
Contributor(s): Scott, Alan  (author)orcid ; Weiskopf, Richard (author)
Publication Date: 2009
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/8997
Abstract: This growth of administration reflected the spirit of utilitarianism. Bentham's fabulous Panopticon, his most personal utopia, was a star-shaped building from the center of which prison wardens could keep the greatest number of jailbirds under the most effective supervision at the smallest cost to the public. Similarly, in the utilitarian state his favorite principle of 'inspectability' ensured that the Minister at the top should keep effective control over all local administration. The road to the free market was opened and kept open by an enormous increase in continuous, centrally organized and controlled interventionism.
Publication Type: Book Chapter
Source of Publication: The SAGE Handbook of Organizational Behaviour, v.II: Macro Approaches, p. 68-84
Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd
Place of Publication: London, United Kingdom
ISBN: 1412934273
1847875874
9781412934275
9781847875877
Field of Research (FOR): 160805 Social Change
Socio-Economic Outcome Codes: 970116 Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
HERDC Category Description: B1 Chapter in a Scholarly Book
Other Links: http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/26019268
http://www.sagepub.com/books/Book233089
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