A zoomed out look at the social structures and institutions that shape society.
A small group composed of the top corporate, political, and military people.
An approach to social theory that argues that society is characterized by various inequalities and conflicts that cause people to act socially, producing change.
An American sociologist famous for the "sociological imagination" and for the concept of the power elite.
An economist and sociologist who argued that class is the fundamental inequality in society.
Renowned sociologist who theorized that conflict in society was also about power and social prestige.