Concluding Remarks

János Kornai

in The Socialist System

Published in print May 1992 | ISBN: 9780198287766
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191596551 | DOI:

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 Concluding Remarks

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The final chapter provides a summary and appraisal of the reform process of classical socialism, and takes a further look forward at the transformation that supersedes the system. The four sections of the chapter are the depth and radicalism of the changes, and the main line of causality; the incoherence of the tendencies to reform; reforms and public sentiment; and preview: the socialist system's legacy and postsocialism.

Keywords: classical socialism; radicalism; reform; socialist systems

Chapter.  7336 words. 

Subjects: Economic Systems

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