The second set asks respondents whether strikes should be made illegal in circumstances when an ostensibly sectional class interest
collides with a more general community interest.
Similarly, it may be that, as Moshe Lewin argues, detailed central control is not a necessary feature of central planning but rather the result of politics, class interest
, and arbitrary command decision making.
This fear, motivated by shortsightedness and narrow readings of class interest
, gave birth to the defeatism that led to the Munich agreement.
Yet politics is not just a matter of class interest
The Antitrust Division, the FTC, and the private bar are full of honest lawyers who would be outraged at the suggestion that they are acting for personal or class interest
, or that they are stretching the law in the interests of ideology.
goal is to locate, say, at the intersection of a heterodox nobility and the genre of romantic comedy, successful and failed attempts at appropriation, moments when a representation of hospitality becomes useful, strategically and tactically, for a narrowly defined class interest
which either succeeds or fails at turning [appropriating] that representation for its own ends" (25-26; emphasis Palmer's).
A more acceptable explanation attributes the policies of African leaders to the development of a common class interest
with international capital.
It is the first time in our history that an environment secretary who favors the interests of fisherfolk and ordinary people, over the narrow and class interest
of the few oligarchs, has been appointed.
This embodies an effective oligarchy, but the oligarchy did not represent a class interest
per se, but rather reproduced the notion of the body politic.
Such a step would have been inconsistent with class interest