Institutions of Modern Spain: A Political and Economic Guide / Edition 2

Institutions of Modern Spain: A Political and Economic Guide / Edition 2

by Michael T. Newton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521575087

ISBN-13: 9780521575089

Pub. Date: 08/28/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book provides a unique and comprehensive guide to Spain's political and economic institutions. The authors show how these have evolved over the past decade to reflect the increasing regionalization of public life and genuine integration of the country into European Union institutions. Informed comment at the end of each chapter balances detailed descriptions of

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This book provides a unique and comprehensive guide to Spain's political and economic institutions. The authors show how these have evolved over the past decade to reflect the increasing regionalization of public life and genuine integration of the country into European Union institutions. Informed comment at the end of each chapter balances detailed descriptions of the institutions concerned, and careful cross-referencing ensures an understanding of the key links among organizations. This is an expanded, revised and fully-updated edition of the authors' book Spain: A Guide to Political and Economic Institutions, (CUP 1987).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521575089
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/28/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. The Constitution of 1978; 3. The monarchy; 4. Parliament; 5. Central government; 6. Central administration; 7. Regional government and administration; 8. Local administration; 9. Public sector enterprises; 10. Political parties; 11. Trade unions; 12. Business and professional organisations; 13. Financial institutions; 14. The judiciary; 15. Spain and Europe; 16. Conclusion.

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