Power and Privilege: A Theory of Social Stratification

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UNC Press Books, 1984 - Social Science - 495 pages
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Using a dialectical view of the development of thought in the discipline, Gerhard Lenski describes the outlines of an emerging synthesis of theories.

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This is a thorough work in historical theory. The author begins by presenting a few theoretical postulates (especially relating to inequality in economic distribution) and then proceeds to analyze ... Read full review

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Gerhard E. Lenski is Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is author of The Religious Factor: A Sociological Study of Religion's Impact on Politics and, with Jean Lenski, Human Societies.

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