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Author Brint, Steven G.

Title In an age of experts : the changing role of professionals in politics and public life / Steven Brint
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1994]


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 W'PONDS  305.553 Bri/Iaa  AVAILABLE
Description x, 278 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction: Professionals and the Character of American Democracy -- Pt. 1. The Professional Stratum in America. Ch. 2. Professions as Organization and Status Category. Ch. 3. Professions in the Political Economy I: Spheres and Sectors. Ch. 4. Professions in the Political Economy II: Markets. Ch. 5. Culture and Politics. Ch. 6. The Rhythms of Political Change -- Pt. 2. Experts, Intellectuals, and Professionals. Ch. 7. The Influence of Policy Experts. Ch. 8. The Moral Imagination of Intellectuals. Ch. 9. Professionals and Politics in Postindustrial Societies. Ch. 10. Conclusion: The Transformation of the Professional Middle Class and the Future of Intellectuals
Analysis Middle classes
United States
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-263) and index
Subject Professions -- Social aspects -- United States.
Middle class -- United States.
Intellectuals -- United States.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
LC no. 93050578
ISBN 0691033994 cloth