Introduction Part I: TECHNOPOLY 1 Facebook: Let the Hacking Begin! 2 Monopoly: Google it! 3 Apple: Alas, Something is Rotten in Cupertino 4 Amazon: Our Faustian Bargain Part II: PUSHING BACK THE STATE: PRIVATIZATION AND CORPORATE PREDATION 5 Corporations and the State: Legal-Political Environment 6 From the Not-So-Affordable Care Act to the Opioid Crisis:An Overdose of Corporate Influence 7 Ideological Backdrop: Attacks on State Bureaucracy 8 Privatization of the Military and the Rise of Corporate Warriors 9 Privatization and the Prison Industrial Complex: The New Keynesianism 10 Administering Democracy and the Non-Prophets of Civil Society: The Rise of the Charitable Industrial Complex 11 Education Reform without Educators and the Philanthrocapitalism of Corporate Elites 12 Looking Forward: Confronting Risk Society and Envisioning a Countersystem of Care Afterword References
Robert M. Orrange is Professor of Sociology at Eastern Michigan University. He is the author of Work, Family, and Leisure: Uncertainty in a Risk Society and Social Structure: Organizations and Institutions.