Introduction: An Anthropological Perspective on Elite Power and the Cultural Politics of Elites

  • Tijo Salverda
  • Jon Abbink


This volume is about the anthropological study of elites and addresses anew the challenges of research and theoretical interpretation that this social stratum evokes. On the basis of a fascinating array of case studies and with reference to previously published work, we explore the potential of anthropological approaches to elites and aim to reconfigure their comparative study.


Political Elite Anthropological Study Elite Power Economic Elite Business Elite 
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