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Politics Against Markets : The Social Democratic Road to Power (Reprint) (Paperback) (Gu00f8sta

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This comparative analysis of Scandinavian social democracies argues that the fate of socialist parties is decided, to a significant degree, by their own policies and reforms_not solely by the changes in social structure emphasized in previous studies. Combining quantitative analysis and historical case studies to demonstrate the electoral effects of party policy, Gosta Esping-Andersen formulates a theory that is applicable not only to Scandinavia but to Western Europe as a whole. In addition, he explains why the support basis of social democracy has deteriorated so much more in Denmark than in Sweden and Norway

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The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 388
Genre: Political Science
Series Title: Princeton Legacy Library
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Princeton Univ Pr
Author: Gu00f8sta Esping-andersen
Language: English
Street Date: March 21, 2017
TCIN: 52499445
UPC: 9780691604503
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-2749

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