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PEOPLE, POWER AND POLITICS – STUDY GUIDE The Higher Circles - from The Power Elite, C. Wright Mills 1. According to Mills, who are the members of the power elite? 2.Who are the members of the group immediately below the elite? 3.According to Mills, where do celebrities and consultants fit in? 4.How powerful are families, churches and schools? 5.How has the economy become centralized?
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PEOPLE, POWER AND POLITICS – STUDY GUIDE 6.How has the political order become centralized? 7.How has the military order become centralized?
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Unformatted text preview: 8.According to Mills, are the economy, political order and military order separate? 9.What is the relationship between the three domains of power? 10.Are the power elite in their positions because of their wealth? 11.Do the people of the higher circles know each other? PEOPLE, POWER AND POLITICS STUDY GUIDE 12.Does Mills believe there has always been a power elite in all nations? 13.Does the idea of power elite imply a process of decision making? 14.What is the source of power of the power elite ?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/15/2010 for the course CORC 1130 taught by Professor Cohen during the Spring '10 term at CUNY Brooklyn.

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