Most professional psychological organizations purport to create knowledge and provide services for human welfare. Yet these organizations may support research traditions that can very easily be exploited by political authorities working to maintain political power and exploit citizenry. The article discusses how the consciousnesses of psychologists in the psychological organizations purporting to do good can themselves be exemplars of false consciousness.
"Trends. False Consciousness and Contemporary Psychological Research,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 11
, Article 4.
Available at: https://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol11/iss4/4