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James C. Scott
Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510-1703)

The Political Mobilization of Folk Culture: A Theory with Special Reference to South East Asia

To explain the cultural as well as economic forces that promote the political mobilization of the SE Asian's folk values. Study has three objectives: 1) to explain the structural basis for the opposition between folk culture and the extra-village elite; 2) to show how cooperation between peasants and elite can break down and give rise to conflict; 3) to tract how peasant politics may become incorporated into national politics.

Project fields:
Political Science, General

Fellowships for University Teachers

Research Programs

Total amounts:
$20,000 (approved)
$20,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/1975 – 7/31/1976