Essays in Comparative Social Stratification (Paperback)

By Leonard Plotnicov (Editor), Arthur Tuden (Editor)

University of Pittsburgh Press, 9780822984177, 360pp.

Publication Date: January 15, 1970

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Description

The essays in this volume represent trends in social stratification studies undertaken in major culture areas of the world. The empirical data of the chapters are set with special reference to the dynamics of processes within these diverse traditions and heritages as sources of comparison with one another and with the experiences of western societies.



About the Author

Leonard Plotnicov was professor of anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh and editor of the journal Ethnology.