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The Autocratic Middle Class

Bryn Rosenfeld

in The Autocratic Middle Class: How State Dependency Reduces the Demand for Democracy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691192185
eISBN:
9780691209777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691192185.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter seeks to expand the grasp of authoritarian resilience and bottom-up pressures for democratization in states where economic growth is increasing the size of the middle-class. It explains ... More


The emergence of a new society

Geoff Payne

in The New Social Mobility: How the Politicians Got it Wrong

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447310662
eISBN:
9781447310686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310662.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Criticism of the ‘traditional/modern society’ dichotomy does not mean the Fisher-Clark thesis of long-term, universal shifts from agriculture into manufacturing, and then into service industries, can ... More


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