Commerce and Coalitions: How Trade Affects Domestic Political Alignments / Edition 1

Commerce and Coalitions: How Trade Affects Domestic Political Alignments / Edition 1

by Ronald Rogowski
     
 

Why do countries differ so greatly in their patterns of political cleavage and coalition? Extending some basic findings of economic theories of international trade, Ronald Rogowski suggests a startling new answer. Testing his hypothesis chiefly against the evidence of the last century and a half, but extending it also to the ancient world and the sixteenth century, he… See more details below

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Why do countries differ so greatly in their patterns of political cleavage and coalition? Extending some basic findings of economic theories of international trade, Ronald Rogowski suggests a startling new answer. Testing his hypothesis chiefly against the evidence of the last century and a half, but extending it also to the ancient world and the sixteenth century, he finds a surprising degree of confirmation and some intriguing exceptions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691023304
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
05/01/1990
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
1,066,876
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.23(h) x 0.62(d)

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