G. William Domhoff, who goes by “Bill,” is a Research Professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Born into an apolitical middle-American family in what. G. William Domhoff’s Published Work in Sociology. Domhoff, G. W. (). Is the Corporate Elite Fractured, or is there Continuing Corporate Dominance?. G. William Domhoff. Since I wrote my analysis of the wealth and income of the top 1% for in mid, economic and financial events.

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Many elite members, some of the wealthiest people in America, don’t work at all–others work for them on behalf of their interests. A remarkable work of political sociology — does great work empirically showing the interlocking networks of do,hoff elite class in America — how the political and corporate elites are connected. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

It is eye opening. There’s a problem loading whoo menu right now. Resetting Elite Studies for the 21st Century. William Domhoff’s Who Rules America? See all 16 reviews.

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From City Club vomhoff Nation State: Published July 5th by McGraw-Hill first published During an approximately four-year long primary relationship, he introduced me to scores of books and, all unknowingly, set me on an intellect Other than teachers and family, the greatest influences on my development were a few older male friends in high school, particularly Ed. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

Showing of 16 reviews. It’s an empirical analysis of how the unequal power distribution in America is maintained akerica further consolidated.

Who Rules America?

His analysis of the power structure in the USA takes an unusual, sociological bent. Wedel – – Theory, Culture and Society 34 Dec 17, Sam rated it liked it Recommends it for: Quite a comprehensive text on the existence of corporate class dominance in the United States of America.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. At the time I didn’t know much about Marxist categories or worldviews, and now that I look back on this book I wonder how much Marxian thought permeates this book.

Who Rules America? Power, Politics and Social Change by G. William Domhoff

Domhoff suggests that there is a power elite consisting of members from upper class backgrounds and others selected by a network of upper class members that guide the nation. It identifies–and leaves us to solve–a very serious problem that has only wyo worse since that first edition. Oct 23, Jannette added it. Some things you have to experience to understand — the problem with segregated education in the US.


When Ed went off to the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, I took advantage of our different holiday schedules to visit him there at every opportunity as he would later come to visit me at Grinnell College in Iowa. Clemens – – Theory and Society 39 Apr 28, Jesss rated it it was amazing. I read this book in college for a class on world development. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. B — Who Rules America? Domhoff also shows how class priviledge translates into the power to rule and exploit the masses.

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Jun 03, Brian rated it it was ok. There are several editions to this book, but the first edition is worth the read. Jan 03, John Hodge rated it it was amazing.