Introduction to Comparative Government / Edition 5

Introduction to Comparative Government / Edition 5

by Michael Curtis, Jean Blondel, Bernard E. Brown, Joseph Fewsmith
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0321364813

ISBN-13: 9780321364814

Pub. Date: 07/31/2005

Publisher: Longman

With an accessible, descriptive approach and an easy-to-use, three-part structure within each chapter, this is a flexible comparative text that is about 25% less expensive than its competitors.

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With an accessible, descriptive approach and an easy-to-use, three-part structure within each chapter, this is a flexible comparative text that is about 25% less expensive than its competitors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321364814
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
07/31/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacexxxi
Chapter 1Introduction1
Part 1Industrial Democracies
Chapter 2The Government of Great Britain41
APolitical Development44
BPolitical Processes and Institutions66
CPublic Policy106
Chapter 3The Government of France123
APolitical Development126
BPolitical Processes and Institutions138
CPublic Policy171
Chapter 4The Government of Germany185
APolitical Development188
BPolitical Processes and Institutions212
CPublic Policy243
Chapter 5The Government of Japan261
APolitical Development264
BPolitical Processes and Institutions280
CPublic Policy308
Chapter 6The European Union325
Part 2Communist and Post-Communist Systems
Chapter 7The Government of the Russian Federation357
APolitical Development360
BPolitical Processes and Institutions385
CPublic Policy426
Chapter 8The Government of China449
APolitical Development452
BPolitical Processes and Institutions466
CPublic Policy488
Part 3Developing Countries
Chapter 9Governments of the Middle East501
Chapter 10The Government of India537
APolitical Development540
BPolitical Processes and Institutions553
CPublic Policy581
Chapter 11The Government of Mexico595
APolitical Development598
BPolitical Processes and Institutions612
CPublic Policy629
Chapter 12The Government of Nigeria641
APolitical Development644
BPolitical Processes and Institutions659
CPublic Policy683
Chapter 13Conclusion697
Credits701
Index703

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