Table of contents for Conflict sociology : a sociological classic updated / Randall Collins.

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Author?s Original Preface
Editor?s Preface
Chapter 1. The Bases of Scientific Sociology
Chapter 2. A Theory of Stratification	
 The Basics of Conflict Theory	
 Occupational Influences on Class Cultures	
 A Summary of Class Cultures	
Chapter 3. Microsociology and Stratification
 The Ethology of Human Animals
 Human Language and Consciousness	
 An Experiential Foundation of Stratification	
 Appendix: Summary of Causal Propositions
Chapter 4. A Short History of Deference and Demeanor
 (With Joan Annett)
 Types of Societies	
 Status Competition in America	
 The Evaporation of Deference Cultures	
 Appendix: Summary of Causal Principles	
Chapter 5. State, Economy, and Ideology
 The Organization of Violence	
 Technology and Military Organization	
 Ideology, Ritual, and Control	
 The Structure of Democracy	
 The Process of Historical Change	
Chapter 6. Inequalities of Wealth
 Market Models
 Lenski?s Conflict Model
 The Marxian Model
 Toward a Theory of Wealth	
 Appendix: Summary of Causal Principles	
Afterword 2009

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Social conflict.