Some elements of the satirical model are more easily visible than the others: the critique of technocracy , and of socially irresponsible behavior, for example.
In fact, the authors claim the version of technocracy generated by the act may inadvertently serve the needs of democracy.
The core thesis in this book is that the global technocracy , visible in all our major cities, working for globally focused organisations, have more in common with each other than the culture of their particular national hinterland.
The technocracy 's acquisition of power via the state and the progression of exaggerated secularization have combined to give rise to a number of social phenomena which have themselves become social determinants.
Politics has adopted the language of technocracy and presents itself as a matter of effective management.
I say despite itself, because to advance its legitimacy, the technocracy has promoted an exaggerated secularization of society that is simultaneously radical and very damaging.
Not in so many words, she viewed my new handset as just another exotic creation of a transnational technocracy using technology to get us to spend our obsessive consumerist, materialist dollars.
Thus, the highest positions of prestige and authority would be assumed by a meritocratic elite of intelligence and creativity: the technocracy .
With the decline of the critical intellectual, the thinker gives way to the expert, politics yields to technocracy , and culture and education lapse into forms of social therapy.
Technopoly, in other words, is totalitarian technocracy .