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Sovereignty model of power

Assumption of initial autonomy

2

Commodity model of power

Power viewed as a transferable or circulating good

3

Repressive model of power

Power based on coercion

4

Traditional legitimacy (Weber)

Long established customs and traditions

5

Charismatic legitimacy (Weber)

Individual quality of the leader (manufacturing charisma)

6

Legal-rational legitimacy

“Things are done this way because it is more effective”. Bureaucratic organizations

7

Why do people follow/comply?

Weber’s ideal-types of legitimacy

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Ideal-types

Conceptual models (exaggeration of empirically observable characteristics) to understand complex nature of social facts

9

Virtue according to Machiavelli

Possibility to change and adapt to situations

10

Christian (Cardinal) virtues

- Force (courage)
- Prudence
- Justice
- Temperance

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3 types of power

Thought