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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.

Abbink, Jon - The Anthropology of Elites, ebook

The Anthropology of Elites

Abbink, Jon


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

Clark, Timothy D. - Dominant Elites in Latin America, ebook

Dominant Elites in Latin America

Clark, Timothy D.


Land and the Reconfiguration of Power in Post-conflict Guatemala
Simon Granovsky-Larsen
8. The Limits of Democratization and Social Progress: Domination and Dependence in Latin America
Timothy D. Clark, Liisa L. North

Poggi, Gianfranco - Forms of Power, ebook

Forms of Power

Poggi, Gianfranco


Political power is often viewed as the sole embodiment of 'social power', even while we recognize that social power manifests itself in different forms and institutional spheres. This new book by Gianfranco Poggi

Goodman, David S. G. - Class in Contemporary China, ebook

Class in Contemporary China

Goodman, David S. G.


David Goodman details the emergence of a dominant class based on political power and wealth that has emerged from the institutions of the Party-state; a well-established middle class that is closely associated with the Party-state and a not-so-well-established

Mosley, Ivo - In the Name of the People, ebook

In the Name of the People

Mosley, Ivo


The various oligarchies of the world blame the madness of modern life on the greed and stupidity of ordinary people: this book argues that, on the contrary, elites indulge a limitless greed for power and wealth under cover of 'giving

Ichijo, Atsuko - The Balancing Act, ebook

The Balancing Act

Ichijo, Atsuko


This is a careful examination of the historical formation of Britain and of key moments in its relations with the European powers. The author looks at the governing discourses of politicians, the mass media, and the British people. The rhetoric of sovereignty among political elites

Meleshevich, Andrey A. - Party Systems in Post-Soviet Countries, ebook

Party Systems in Post-Soviet Countries

Meleshevich, Andrey A.


The Role of the Old Communist Elites During the Formative Stage of the Party System
Andrey A. Meleshevich
9. The Type of Government and the Party System
Andrey A. Meleshevich
10. Political Consequences of the Post-Soviet Electoral Systems