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Abbink, Jon

The Anthropology of Elites

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: An Anthropological Perspective on Elite Power and the Cultural Politics of Elites
Tijo Salverda, Jon Abbink

2. Researching Elites: Old and New Perspectives
Huibert Schijf

3. Land, Historicity, and Lifestyle: Capital and Its Conversions among the Gentry in Poland
Longina Jakubowska

4. Continuity and Change as Two Identifying Principles amongst Nepalese Nobility
Stefanie Lotter

5. Beyond Wealth and Pleasant Posture: Exploring Elite Competition in the Patronage Democracy of Indonesia
Deasy Simandjuntak

6. In Defense: Elite Power
Tijo Salverda

7. Pupillage: The Shaping of a Professional Elite
Fernanda Pirie, Justine Rogers

8. Becoming Elite: Exclusion, Excellence, and Collective Identity in Ireland’s Top Fee-Paying Schools
Aline Courtois

9. Financial Professionals as a Global Elite
Horacio Ortiz

10. Management Consultants at Work with Clients: Maintenance and Contestation of Elite Status
Irene Skovgaard Smith

11. Money Relations, Ideology, and the Formation of a Cosmopolitan Elite at the Frontier of Transnational Capitalism: An Ethnographic Study of African Finance Professionals in Johannesburg
France Bourgouin

Keywords: Social Sciences, Social Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, Sociology of Culture, Social Structure, Social Inequality, Organizational Studies, Economic Sociology, Anthropology

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
263 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137290557
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-45060-2

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