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Small states in comparative perspective

Small states in comparative perspective

essays for Erik Allardt

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Published by Norwegian University Press in [Oslo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scandinavia,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Allardt, Erik.,
    • States, Small.,
    • Scandinavia -- Politics and government.,
    • Europe -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Risto Alapuro ... [et al.].
      ContributionsAllardt, Erik., Alapuro, Risto, 1944-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC365 .S575 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination305 p. :
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2771977M
      ISBN 108200074412
      LC Control Number86132827

        Presenting the ‘new territories studies’ as a novel approach to the traditional small states studies, the chapter discusses the practical/political possibilities and limitations inherent in the small states' situation and is also an attempt to contribute toward an improved theoretical basis for the study of small-state by: 1. Why Small States Offer Important Answers to Large Questions Wouter P. Veenendaal1 and Jack Corbett2 Abstract Small states are conspicuously absent from mainstream comparative political science. There are a variety of reasons that underpin their marginal position in the established cannon, including their tiny populations, the fact that. Mexico is a nation of million people In the s, Spain overthrew the Aztec Indian tribe that ruled Mexico Remained a Spanish colony until the s In , Texas declared independence from Mexico; Mexican-American War s Immigration and Race Brazil was colonized by.


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