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Elite cultures : anthropological perspectives

Author: Cris Shore; Stephen Nugent
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2002.
Series: A.S.A. monographs, 38.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What makes an elite? This authoritative new volume examines elite groups in power across Europe, North America, Mexico, Peru, Indonesia and Africa to answer this question fully at a time of their  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Cross-cultural studies
Études transculturelles
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cris Shore; Stephen Nugent
ISBN: 0415277949 9780415277945 0415277957 9780415277952 9780203426197 0203426193
OCLC Number: 48501351
Description: xii, 260 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: towards an anthropology of elites --
World society as an old regime --
The powers behind the masks: Mexico's political class and social elites at the end of the millennium --
Gente boa: elites in and of Amazonia --
Elites on the margins: mestizo traders in the southern Peruvian Andes --
The vanishing elite: the political and cultural work of nationalist revolution in Sri Lanka --
The changing nature of elites in Indonesia today --
Settlers and their elites in Kenya and Liberia --
Cultural heritage and the role of traditional intellectuals in Mali and Cameroon --
The construction of elite status in the extreme Southern Highlands of Madagascar --
Revising the past: the heritage elite and Native peoples in North America --
Revolution and royal style: problems of post-socialist legitimacy in Laos --
How far can you go? English Catholic elites and the erosion of ethnic boundaries --
Pre-symptomatic networks: tracking experts across medical science and the new genetics --
Anthropologists: lions and/or foxes.
Series Title: A.S.A. monographs, 38.
Responsibility: edited by Cris Shore and Stephen Nugent.
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