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Unformatted text preview: ii. if authority exercises power outside of custom, loses legitimacy c. Bond between ruler and ruled characterized by mutual loyalty and diffuse reciprocity i. Diffuse reciprocity: when there is dissatisfaction, but there’s no coup de tat still support d. Ex: medieval culture – serfs = laborers, aristocrats = rulers. Through birth, indiv. occupied certain position that pre-ordained political legitimacy. e. Patrimonial Administration; Patron Client Ties *****Godfather example – deterred from legal system moves to traditional sys for loyalty and to get what is desired 3) Charismatic Patron Client / Client / Client / Client / Client / Client / Client Client Client Client Client Client Client loyalty obligation s obligations Patron Patron Patron Patron Patron Patron...
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- Spring '08
- Coup d'Etat, Physical exercise, Client/ Patron, Patron client ties