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Why You Should Unfollow All Verified Twitter Accounts for Being Parts of the Capitalist Cultural Elite - Guidebook By Revolutionary Books
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Twitter says they only verify "highly sought users in music, acting, fashion, government, politics, religion, journalism, media, advertising, business, and other key interest areas." This... More > of course is the perfect definition of cultural elitists. Verified Twitter accounts are people and organizations that use their cultural influence to solidify the psychological control of capitalism over the masses. This book documents the different kinds of verified Twitter accounts and explains why they should be immediately unfollowed. Lastly, it is very interesting (and somewhat peculiar) that Twitter has provided the people with a very simple way of spotting their cultural oppressors.< Less
The Little Book of Chavs: The Branded Guide to Britain's New Elite By Lee Bok
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Chavs are identifiable by their attitude (anti anything to do with authority, art, culture or the good of society) and clothes. They want money and lots of it, but don’t want to have to work... More > for it. Katie Price is a Chav icon. Reality shows and the Lottery are favourite Chav TV programmes. Here is the branded guide to Britain’s new elite – the group taking over high streets up and down the country. Love them or hate them, there's no ignoring them!< Less
China And Strategic Culture By Andrew Scobell, Strategic Studies Institute
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Culture influences the way strategists in a particular country think about matters of war and peace. Culture is especially influential in a country like China, with an ancient civilization and... More > strategic tradition dating back thousands of years. The author of this monograph, Dr. Andrew Scobell, examines the impact of strategic culture on 21st century China. He contends that the People’s Republic of China’s security policies and its tendency to use military force are influenced not only by elite understandings of China’s own strategic tradition, but also by their understandings of the strategic cultures of other states. Gaining a fuller appreciation for how Chinese strategists view the United States and Japan, our key ally in the Asia-Pacific, will better enable us to assess regional and global security issues. The Strategic Studies Institute is pleased to publish this monograph as a contribution to the public debate on China’s strategic disposition.< Less
CULTURE OF CORRUPTION IN INDIA By SATISHCHANDER YADAV
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The word of corruption means the destruction, ruining or the spoiling of a society or a nation. A corrupt society stops valuing integrity, virtue or moral principles. It changes for the worse. Such a... More > society begins to decay and sets itself on the road to self-destruction. Corruption is an old age phenomena. Selfishness and greed are two main cause of corruption. Political corruption is the abuse of their power by the state official for their unlawful private gain. Over 1500 year ago the mighty Roman Empire disintegrated when its rulers became corrupt and selfish. Nations having tyrannical powerful ruling elite that refuses to punish the corrupt within it, face menace of corruption. A corrupt society is characterized by immorality and lack of fear and respect for law. Corruption cannot be divorced from the economics. Inequality of wealth, low wages and salaries are some of the economics cause of corruption. Employees often strike corrupt deals to supplement their meagre income. -SATISHCHANDER YADAV< Less
A comparative study of elite English-medium schools, public schools, and Islamic madaris in contemporary Pakistan By Akhtar Hassan Malik
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This ethnographic study examines the role of differing school knowledge in reproducing various social classes in the society. It was observed that an unequal availability of capital resources,... More > agents’ class habitus, and the type of their “cultural currency” act as selection mechanisms that clearly favour some social groups over others. The ruling classes ensure the transfer of their power and privilege to their children by providing them with quality education in elite schools. The disadvantaged classes are excluded from these unique institutions by both social and economic sanctions. They have no other option than to educate their children either in public schools or Islamic madaris. As a result, inequitable educational opportunities consolidate the existing social-class hierarchy.< Less
Calle Ocho Exploring the Cultural Life of Little Havana By Amir Melloul
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Cuban immigrants have kept their culture alive and intact through-out their years in Miami, FL. Their Cuban influence can be seen in subjects such as- music, art, food, recreation and politics. This... More > analysis was inspired by the Field Guide Miami class lead by Professor Elite Kedan. Analysis was completed in the summer of 2011 by students of the Florida International University. Production and editing of this book is credited to Jennifer Almonaci, Eder Boo and Amir Melloul. Studies take place on Southwest 8th Street in Miami, otherwise known as Little Havana, between Southwest 12th and 17th Avenue.< Less
Calle Ocho Exploring the Cultural Life of Little Havana By Amir Melloul
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Cuban immigrants have kept their culture alive and intact through-out their years in Miami, FL. Their Cuban influence can be seen in subjects such as- music, art, food, recreation and politics. This... More > analysis was inspired by the Field Guide Miami class lead by Professor Elite Kedan. Analysis was completed in the summer of 2011 by students of the Florida International University. Production and editing of this book is credited to Jennifer Almonaci, Eder Boo and Amir Melloul. Studies take place on Southwest 8th Street in Miami, otherwise known as Little Havana, between Southwest 12th and 17th Avenue.< Less
Summary: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of A Family and Culture in Crisis By Learning Frenzy
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The must-read summary of J.D Vance’s book: "Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of A Family and Culture in Crisis". A riveting story of a young man's remarkable journey in post-war America.... More > J.D. Vance takes into account his early recollections of how life was back in those days. Brought up by his mother's parents in an Appalachian household, Vance comes across numerous realizations - including that of his own sexuality. Another colorful portrayal of life in a varying level of degrees. Hillbilly Elegy sheds light into how the elite, middle-class and poor classes interplay with each other during various stages of Vance’s life during those early days. This literary work of art offers readers a modern day wake-up call to remind present day americans in revisiting a seemingly lost American Dream.< Less
Summary: Hillbilly Elegy By J D Vance: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis By Alpha Minds
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This book summary is created for individuals who want to flesh out the essential contents but are too busy to go through the entire book. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Best... More > selling author of “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis”, Yale Law School alumna and ex-Marine J.D. Vance shares his dramatic representations of how the elite, middle-class, and underprivileged all struggled together in a society which paved the way as to what present-day America is like today. “Hillbilly Elegy” is truly a compelling book to read. Wait no more, take action and get this book now!< Less