The Politics of Elite Culture: Explorations in the Dramaturgy of Power in a Modern African Society

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University of California Press, Jan 1, 1981 - Bureaucracy - 257 pages
 

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Contents

The Power Mystique
1
Mystified Identity
17
The Power Behind the Symbols
39
The Network of Amity and Its Ceremonials
60
The Feminine Factor in Elite Organization
76
Cults of Secrecy
89
The Universalistic Mystique
126
Drama and the Chain of Sociocultural Causation
144
Universalism and Particularism
216
Bibliography
239
Author Index
247
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