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Power Elite Prototypes in the Twentieth Century: The Old and the New

Roderic Ai Camp

in Mexico's Mandarins: Crafting a Power Elite for the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520233430
eISBN:
9780520936386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520233430.003.0010
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter divides Mexico's power elite into two major generations, those born between 1910 and 1940, and those born after 1940. The most striking variable across Mexican power elite groups is a ... More


New Food Activism: Opposition, Cooperation, and Collective Action

Alison Alkon and Julie Guthman (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520292130
eISBN:
9780520965652
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520292130.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

New and exciting forms of food activism are emerging as supporters of sustainable agriculture increasingly recognize the need for a broader, more strategic and more politicized food politics that ... More


Introduction

Alison Hope Alkon and Julie Guthman

in New Food Activism: Opposition, Cooperation, and Collective Action

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520292130
eISBN:
9780520965652
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520292130.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter argues that food activists need to look beyond the politics of their plates to engage with broader questions of racial and economic inequalities, strategy and political transformation. ... More


Marriage and Inequality in Chinese Society

Rubie Watson and Patricia Buckley Ebrey (eds)

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520069305
eISBN:
9780520910454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520069305.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Until now our understanding of marriage in China has been based primarily on observations made during the twentieth century. The research of ten scholars that is presented here provides a new vision ... More


The Hero's Last Dance: The ′90s Resurgence

Steven L. Isoardi

in The Dark Tree: Jazz and the Community Arts in Los Angeles

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520245914
eISBN:
9780520932241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520245914.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter focuses on the resurgence of the Underground Musicians and Artists Association (UGMAA) and Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra (PAPA) in the 1990s. It describes the effect of the 1992 uprising, ... More


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