Restructuring the Welfare State: Political Institutions and Policy Change

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Restructuring the Welfare State: Political Institutions and Policy Change

Restructuring the Welfare State: Political Institutions and Policy Change

The modern welfare state is under threat from a variety of fronts. Changing demographic patterns, declining public trust, interest group demands and growing international competition for capital and labor are presenting modern states with intense pressures. This volume examines these competiting pressures and offers a coherent analyses of both institutional resilience and institutional change. Adopting an evolutionary approach, this innovative volume demonstrates both how past practices and poli

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The Political Evolution of the Mexican People

The Political Evolution of the Mexican People

Are the Mexican people the children of Moctezuma or the children of Cortés? This question, long the central problem of Mexican historians, Justo Sierra answered by saying, “The Mexicans are the sons of the two peoples, of the two races … to this we owe our soul.” Because Sierra recognized the dual parentage, he was able to view his country’s history as an evolutionary process. Formed in both the indigenous past and the colonial past, the Mexican people, after three hundred years of slow a

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Democracy

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Democracy

Democracy

Democracy opens in 490 B.C., with Athens at war. The hero of the story, Leander, is trying to rouse his comrades for the morrow’s battle against a far mightier enemy, and begins to recount his own life, having borne direct witness to the evils of the old tyrannical regimes and to the emergence of a new political system. The tale that emerges is one of daring, danger, and big ideas, of the death of the gods and the tortuous birth of democracy. We see that democracy originated through a combinatio

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