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The unequal elites

by Robert P. Althauser

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • African American college graduates,
    • Educational sociology -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert P. Althauser, Sydney S. Spivack, in collaboration with Beverly M. Amsel.
      ContributionsSpivack, Sydney Shepherd, 1907-1969, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC2781 .A47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5064420M
      ISBN 100471025240
      LC Control Number74030497

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Changes of regime, revolutions, and so on occur not when rulers are overthrown from below, but when one elite replaces another. The role of ordinary people in such transformation is not that of initiators or principal actors, but as followers and supporters of one elite.

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Beautifully written, Uneasy Street is an exceptional piece of work."—Juliet Schor, author of True. Glenn Greenwald is an old-fashioned liberal. That is, he indicts the present and fears the future. In this book on our two-tiered justice system, he explicitly harkens back to an era in which the.

Also, the system of justification of inequality is also much more at the center of this book. The last part of this book is tied to the evolution of the electoral structure — who votes for the Democratic Party in the U.S., who votes for the Labour Party in Britain or for the Social Democratic Party in Germany or the Socialist Party in France.

Unequal City stands out for many reasons, but most importantly for its empirical richness. Shedd has amassed amazing data and uses both quantitative and qualitative methods to amplify the voices of young people.

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