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Milner, Murray - Elites: A General Model, ebook

Elites: A General Model

Milner, Murray


At a time when significant social status, economic resources, and political opportunities seem to become ever more unequally distributed and only available to a few, this book represents the first systematic effort in recent years to develop a sociological model of elites and non-elites.

Kakabadse, Andrew - Global Elites, ebook

Global Elites

Kakabadse, Andrew


From Local Elites to a Globally Convergent Class: A Historical Analytical Perspective
Nada K. Kakabadse, Andrew Kakabadse, Alexander Kouzmin
2. On Values, Invisibility(ies) and Elites
Kym Thorne, Alexander Kouzmin
3. Global Capitalism Theory

James, Toby S. - Elite Statecraft and Election Administration, ebook

Elite Statecraft and Election Administration

James, Toby S.


Election Administration and Electoral Studies: Theories, Frameworks and Anomalies
Toby S. James
2. Election Administration — a Tool for Political Statecraft?
Toby S. James
3. The Statecraft Approach: Bringing Political Elites Back in
Toby S.

Lu, Rey-ching - Chinese Democracy and Elite Thinking, ebook

Chinese Democracy and Elite Thinking

Lu, Rey-ching


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Rey-ching Lu
Part I. Historical Analyses
2. The Qing Dynasty in Crisis (1839–1911)
Rey-ching Lu
3. The Politics in the Republic of China
Rey-ching Lu
4. Mao Zedong’s Rule (1949–1976)

Weale, Albert - The Will of the People: A Modern Myth, ebook

The Will of the People: A Modern Myth

Weale, Albert


Democracies today are in the grip of a myth: the myth of the will of the people. Populist movements use the idea to challenge elected representatives. Politicians, content to invoke the will of the people, fail in their duty to make responsible and accountable…

Cooley, Alison E. - A Companion to Roman Italy, ebook

A Companion to Roman Italy

Cooley, Alison E.


The collection presents new archaeological data relating to the sites of Roman Italy Contributions discuss new theories of how to understand cultural change in the Italian peninsula Combines detailed case-studies of particular sites with wider-ranging

Cramer, James J. - Doug Kass on the Market: A Life on TheStreet, ebook

Doug Kass on the Market: A Life on TheStreet

Cramer, James J.


Author Doug Kass distills his years of experience as a hedge fund manager and infamous short seller to share the theory, technique, and intuition that built his reputation and his portfolio. Anecdotes about interactions with Wall Street's most famous names, including