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Philadelphia Gentlemen


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Table of Contents

Introduction to the Transaction EditionPreface to the First Edition1 Introduction
2 The American Metropolitan Upper Class and the Elite
3 The Philadelphia Upper Class and the Elite in 1940
4 The Structure and Function of an Upper Class
5 Pre-Civil War First Family Founders
6 Post-Civil War Family Founders
7 Proper Philadelphia Public Servants, Professionals, and Men of Letters
8 The Old Family Core of the 1940 Elite
9 Neighborhood and the Class Structure
10 Religion and the Class Structure
11 Parallel Upper-Class Structures
12 Education and Status Ascription
13 Social Clubs and the Class Structure
14 A Primary Group of Prestige and Power
15 Summary and ConclusionAfterword: The American Aristocrat and Other-DirectionIndex

About the Author

E. Digby Baltzell (1915-1996) was professor emeritus of sociology at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of The Protestant Establishment Revisited and Philadelphia Gentlemen.

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