Concept of Power and Authority

  • Vaishnavi Singh
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  • Vaishnavi Singh

    Student in India

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Power means ability of an individual to influence others to control their actions. Like the white collar people who are so economically wealthier that they try and control the system with their own charismatic effect. Authority on other we see the legal rights possessed by people in an institution. These rights are the formal rights given to the people who are holding the office. In this paper we will see the working of power and authority is interchangeable in society, or how power is coercive. In this paper we will come across the Max Weber theories. And last will draw a clear conclusion by establishing the differencing line between the power and authority



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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 4, Issue 4, Page 2333 - 2339


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