Unformatted text preview: Power-The coercive capacity (potentially involving violent force) to ignore the interests of others while pursuing one's own and to withhold something that others want; alternatively, the capacity to oblige others to follow one's decisions even when they disagree, finding the decisions not to be in their own interests Prestige-Ability to command admiration, respect, approval in social contexts for acts, deeds, or qualities considered exemplary. Does not necessarily coincide with power....
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2012 for the course ANTH 3322 taught by Professor Agwuele during the Fall '10 term at Texas State.
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