Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-11 of 11 items

  • Keywords: the elite x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Structure of Power in American Society

Stanley Aronowitz

in Taking It Big: C. Wright Mills and the Making of Political Intellectuals

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231135412
eISBN:
9780231509503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231135412.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter details Mills's political radicalization during the last decade of his life. Although he had been an opponent of perhaps the most popular war in U.S. history and always harbored deep ... More


The Global Rise of Populism: Performance, Political Style, and Representation

Benjamin Moffitt

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804796132
eISBN:
9780804799331
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796132.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Populism is a key feature of contemporary democratic politics, and is on the rise across the world. Yet current approaches to populism fail to account for its shifting character in a rapidly changing ... More


Understanding Contemporary Populism: Populism as a Political Style

Benjamin Moffitt

in The Global Rise of Populism: Performance, Political Style, and Representation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804796132
eISBN:
9780804799331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796132.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter develops the concept of political style as a new way of thinking about populism. Synthesising work on the concept in the fields of rhetoric, political philosophy and political sociology, ... More


The Stage I: Populism and Crisis

Benjamin Moffitt

in The Global Rise of Populism: Performance, Political Style, and Representation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804796132
eISBN:
9780804799331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796132.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

While the received wisdom in the literature on populism is that crisis is a trigger for populism, this chapter offers a new perspective, arguing that we should also consider how populism attempts to ... More


The Networked Global Order: Millennial Capital and the Meltdown

David Martin Jones

in History's Fools: The Pursuit of Idealism and the Revenge of Politics

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197510612
eISBN:
9780197520765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510612.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Economic redistribution, and social equality required an interconnected, regional and global trading order. After 1989, it was easy to believe that a liberal democratic model, supported by ... More


In the Sultan’s Service

Tobias P. Graf

in The Sultan’s Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791430
eISBN:
9780191833908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791430.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

This chapter investigates the ways in which Christian-European converts were integrated into Ottoman elite society and the sultan’s service. From an Ottoman point of view, such ‘foreigners’ were ... More


Introduction: The Global Rise of Populism

Benjamin Moffitt

in The Global Rise of Populism: Performance, Political Style, and Representation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804796132
eISBN:
9780804799331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796132.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This introductory chapter sets the scene by outlining the rise of populism across the globe over the past two decades, and introducing the key arguments, themes and structure of the book. The chapter ... More


The Elitist Argument

Arvind Sharma

in Are Human Rights Western?: A Contribution to the Dialogue of Civilizations

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195679489
eISBN:
9780199081714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195679489.003.0035
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the argument that human rights are Western in the sense that they were formulated by an elite in the West, and this formulation was accepted by Westernized elites in the rest of ... More


The Sultan’s Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Tobias P. Graf

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791430
eISBN:
9780191833908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791430.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

The figure of the renegade—a European Christian or Jew who had converted to Islam and was now serving the Ottoman sultan—is omnipresent in all genres produced by those early modern Christian ... More


The End of (Economic) History

Jean-Paul Fitoussi

in Revisiting Keynes: Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262162494
eISBN:
9780262281331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262162494.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter explains why Keynes’s Economic Possibilities for our Grandchildren remains partially obscure despite demonstrating the power of simple economic calculations. A possible explanation is ... More


Origins of grammatical ši: Southern Arabia or the Levant?

David Wilmsen

in Arabic Indefinites, Interrogatives, and Negators: A Linguistic History of Western Dialects

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198718123
eISBN:
9780191787485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718123.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

Similarities between southern peninsular Arabic dialects and the Modern South Arabian languages support a southern pre-diaspora origin for the Arabic dialects negating and interrogating with reflexes ... More


View: