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.0 As we have said, the Caribbean exhibits peculiar features which must be taken into account in comparative analysis. The main one is the almost complete absence of an indigenous population, or its relegation to a position of extremeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays in Comparative Social Stratification|
|Author||:||Leonard Plotnicov, Arthur Tuden|
|Publisher||:||University of Pittsburgh Pre - 1970-01-15|