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.

360 Pages, 6 x 9 in.

January, 1970

isbn : 9780822984177

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Leonard Plotnicov

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

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Leonard Plotnicov
Arthur Tuden

Arthur Tuden is professor of anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh.

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Arthur Tuden