<XML><RECORDS><RECORD><REFERENCE_TYPE>7</REFERENCE_TYPE><REFNUM>8668</REFNUM><AUTHORS><AUTHOR>Cockshott,W.P.</AUTHOR></AUTHORS><YEAR>2007</YEAR><TITLE>Class, Rentier</TITLE><PLACE_PUBLISHED>International Encyclopedia of Social Science</PLACE_PUBLISHED><PUBLISHER>MacMillan</PUBLISHER><PAGES>52-53</PAGES><ISBN>13: 9780028659657</ISBN><LABEL>Cockshott:2007:8668</LABEL><KEYWORDS><KEYWORD>rentier</KEYWORD></KEYWORDS<ABSTRACT>Gives a definition of the idea of the rentier class as used in 20th century economics. It explains the mechanism whereby an initial popluation of capitals polarises into rentier and industrial fractions.</ABSTRACT></RECORD></RECORDS></XML>