, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp 55–62 | Cite as

On the expansion of new theories and the withering away of old classes

  • Irving Louis Horowitz
Is There A New Class?


Class Analysis Social Stratum Terra Firma Class Conflict American Political Science Association 
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Readings Suggested by the Author

  1. Bendix, Reinhard, and Lipset, Seymour Martin. “Karl Marx’s Theory of Social Classes.” InClass, Status, and Power: Social Stratification in Comparative Perspective. 2d ed. New York: The Free Press/Macmillan Co., 1966.Google Scholar
  2. Bottomore, Tom.Classes in Modern Society. New York: Pantheon Books.Google Scholar
  3. Meisel, James A.The Myth of the Ruling Class: Gaetano Mosca and the Elite. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Press, 1958.Google Scholar
  4. Nisbet, Robert A.The Sociology of Emile Durkheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1974.Google Scholar
  5. Pappenheim, Fritz.The Alienation of Modern Man: An Interpretation Based on Marx and Toennies. New York: Modern Reader Paperback, 1968.Google Scholar

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© Springer 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Irving Louis Horowitz
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  1. 1.Rutgers UniversityUSA

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