Stalled Democracy: Capital, Labor and the Paradox of State-Sponsored Development

Stalled Democracy: Capital, Labor and the Paradox of State-Sponsored Development

by Eva Bellin
     
 

This ambitious book examines the dynamics of democratization in Tunisia and other late-developing countries where the process has stalled.See more details below

Overview

This ambitious book examines the dynamics of democratization in Tunisia and other late-developing countries where the process has stalled.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801439421
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

1. Genesis of the Private Sector in Tunisia: The Logic of State Sponsorship

2. The Developmental Paradox: Capital's Emergent Power and Autonomy

3. A Checkered Alliance: State Sponsorship of Labor

4. Influence under Constraint: The Trajectory of Labor's Power and Autonomy

5. Capital and Labor: Agents of Democratization?

6. Stalled Democracy in Comparative Perspective

Appendix 1: Comparative Wage Rates in Forty-one Countries, 1990

Appendix 2: Number of Strikes in Tunisia, 1970–1994

Appendix 3: Organizational Structure of the Union Générale de Travailleurs Tunisiens

Appendix 4: Membership Numbers in the Union Générale de Travailleurs Tunisiens

Notes
References
Index

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