Economic Organizations and Political Space: Historical Legacies

Colin Crouch

in Industrial Relations and European State Traditions

Published in print July 1994 | ISBN: 9780198279747
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191599019 | DOI:

Series: Clarendon Paperbacks

 Economic Organizations and Political Space: Historical Legacies

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The ways in which the religious base and other nation‐building criteria affected the reception given by states to the organization of economic interests from the early nineteenth century onwards is described and analysed. Differences in the extent to which states 'shared’ public space are stressed.

Keywords: nation formation; public space; religion; state formation; state traditions

Chapter.  7329 words. 

Subjects: Comparative Politics

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