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Inter‐Governmental Relations Under Yeltsin's New Federalism

Jeffrey Kahn

in Federalism, Democratization, and the Rule of Law in Russia

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246991
eISBN:
9780191599606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246998.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

The fourth stage of Russia's federal transition—the ‘parade of treaties’—is the focus of this chapter. The legacy of Boris Yeltsin's presidency was the growth of institutional asymmetry, most notably ... More


Residential Segregation and Regional Democracy

Iris Marion Young

in Inclusion and Democracy

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297550
eISBN:
9780191716751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297556.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Residential racial and class segregation produce or exacerbate distributive injustice and political exclusion. Integration as the dispersal of a concentrated minority among the majority, however, ... More


Post‐Soviet Bourgeois Representation in Political Life

Graeme Gill

in Bourgeoisie, State and Democracy: Russia, Britain, France, Germany, and the USA

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199544684
eISBN:
9780191719912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199544684.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This chapter outlines the extent of bourgeois involvement in the major political institutions of contemporary Russia: legislature, executive, political parties, civil service, local/regional ... More


Bourgeois Representation in Political Life

Graeme Gill

in Bourgeoisie, State and Democracy: Russia, Britain, France, Germany, and the USA

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199544684
eISBN:
9780191719912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199544684.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The integration of the new class into the political structure in Britain, France, Germany, and the USA is central to the questions that are the focus of this book. This chapter analyses the patterns ... More


State Parties’ Electoral Strategies after Devolution

Sonia Alonso

in Challenging the State: Devolution and the Battle for Partisan Credibility: A Comparison of Belgium, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199691579
eISBN:
9780191741234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691579.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Chapter 7 discusses the adaptation of state parties’ electoral strategies to the new institutional setting of devolution. The chapter shows that state parties’ pro-periphery moves were more credible ... More


The European Union and the Accommodation of Basque Difference in Spain

Angela K. Bourne

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067501
eISBN:
9781781701348
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067501.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

How does the European Union affect devolution and nationalist conflict in member states? Does the EU reduce the scope of regional self-government or enhance it? Does it promote conflict or ... More


Whose Ideology, Where, and When? Rama (Nicaragua) and Francoprovençal (France) Experiences*

Colette Grinevald and Michel Bert

in Endangered Languages: Beliefs and Ideologies in Language Documentation and Revitalization

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780197265765
eISBN:
9780191771958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265765.003.0017
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families

Fieldwork on Rama (Nicaragua) and Francoprovençal (France) has revealed ever-present and ever-changing ideological forces at work. This chapter examines how ideologies in the two different locations ... More


A chaos of areas and bodies: the English dimension

James Mitchell

in Devolution in the UK

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719053580
eISBN:
9781781702130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719053580.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

England presents the greatest challenge to advocates of devolution in the UK. There is little evidence of support for a separate English Parliament or for regional government in the English regions ... More


Institutions

Michael Keating

in Rescaling the European State: The Making of Territory and the Rise of the Meso

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199691562
eISBN:
9780191756177
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691562.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

As regions have emerged as functional spaces, states have sought to regain control and regulate them. At the same time, social and political movements have contested the meanings attributed to ... More


Multilevel governance and its effects on long-term care support

Hildegard Theobald and Elizabeth Ozanne

in Long-Term Care Reforms in OECD Countries

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447305057
eISBN:
9781447311539
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305057.003.0012
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

The chapter discusses the changes occurred in multi-level governance in recent decades, with the introduction of more universal LTC policies. These changes have resulted in a greater involvement by ... More


Decentralization

Simon Butt and Tim Lindsey

in Indonesian Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780199677740
eISBN:
9780191757242
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199677740.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines legal dimensions of Indonesia’s ‘Big Bang’ decentralization process that began soon after Soeharto’s fall in 1998. It discusses the provincial, city and county legislatures and ... More


Rescaling the European State: The Making of Territory and the Rise of the Meso

Michael Keating

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199691562
eISBN:
9780191756177
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691562.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Europe is rescaling as functional systems in the economy and society are migrating to new territorial levels. The region has emerged as a key level for public policy, political competition, interest ... More


Policy analysis in the central and regional governments

David Aubin, Marleen Brans, and Ellen Fobé

in Policy Analysis in Belgium

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447317258
eISBN:
9781447317272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447317258.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter analyses the locus and modus of in-house policy work in the Belgian central and regional government. First, it describes and explains differences in the way in which policy analytical ... More


From Ladino State to Ladino Nation: The Malformation of Guatemalan National Identity

in Ladinos with Ladinos, Indians with Indians: Land, Labor, and Regional Ethnic Conflict in the Making of Guatemala

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804752138
eISBN:
9780804767774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804752138.003.0006
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter traces the emergence of a ladino-oriented national state from the renewed Spanish and mestizo colonization of Guatemala's indigenous western region during the eighteenth century to the ... More


The Territorial State

Michael Keating

in Reconfiguring European States in Crisis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198793373
eISBN:
9780191835209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198793373.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The ideal-type European state is a territorially bounded polity, which encloses coterminous economic, social, and political systems. The ‘end of territory’ in the face of national and, later, ... More


Regaining State Control Under Putin

Anna L. Bailey

in Politics under the Influence: Vodka and Public Policy in Putin's Russia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501724374
eISBN:
9781501724381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501724374.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

A significant change in the Russian political economy took place from around 2000, coinciding with Vladimir Putin’s election as president. State capture gave way to increased state control in the ... More


Why Do Similar Areas Adopt Different Developmental Strategies?

John A. Donaldson

in Small Works: Poverty and Economic Development in Southwestern China

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449680
eISBN:
9780801462771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449680.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter addresses the question of why the leaders of Guizhou and Yunnan provinces chose different policy approaches to effect economic development. This question is significant, given that these ... More


Policy analysis at the local government level

Frank Hilterman and Henk Klaassen

in Policy analysis in the Netherlands

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447313335
eISBN:
9781447313359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313335.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter examines the development of policy analysis at the local and regional level. Under the influence of New Public Management (NPM) different methodologies have been introduced on the local ... More


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