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circulation of élites

PARETO's term for the endless cycle of renewal and replacement of ÉLITES, in which political élites of one type are replaced by another. The tendency Pareto described was for élites with one psychological orientation, lions (distinguished by their possession of conservative 'S entiments’ conducive to ‘the persistence of aggregates), to alternate with more innovative, but more untrustworthy, foxes (distinguished by their ‘instinct for combinations’). See also RESIDUES AND DERIVATIONS, ÉLITE THEORY.
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What happened in our country in 1986 was merely a circulation of elites, from one ruling elite to another, to use the term of the philosopher Vilfredo Pareto.
For a given value of E, the index C will be able to measure changes in the circulation of elites over time.
Theoretically and empirically, changes in the circulation of elites are not endogenous, but exogenous to the economic process.
The aim of the present study was to find out the impact of circulation of elites in Pakistani politics.
The objective of the study was to see the circulation of elites in Pakistani politics.
Some scholars refine the unity-differentiation model by including the circulation of elites as a third factor.
As the circulation of elites remains restricted to CCP members, it can only stay relatively narrow in scope.
In the key roles, the company uses a classic circulation of elites so that up to four women may dance the Sugar Plum Fairy.
17) Although Pareto locates six residues, (18) for his analysis of the circulation of elites he makes use of only two of them, namely, innovation and consolidation.
America is producing a large underclass that cannot participate in the polity and the economy at a time when the myth of a circulation of elites is increasingly separated from the reality of a rigidifying class structure.
Weber seems to have been unaware of Pareto's theory on the circulation of elites, and Pareto in his turn, says nothing about the Weberian theory of political leadership.
With elite rule already in place, mass hunger on the horizon and prominent agents of foreign capital in the government, the US Left's worst move would be to celebrate the circulation of elites as some sort of democratic consolidation.