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Published: 01 April 2019

290 Pages | 8 black and white line drawings

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190912871

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Democratic Practice

Origins of the Iberian Divide in Political Inclusion

Robert M. Fishman

Oxford Studies in Culture and Politics

  • Offers a new way to think about and study differences among democracies by focusing on contrasts between countries in actual democratic practice
  • Develops a fresh theory about cultural legacies of political history and ways in which they shape numerous outcomes in contemporary democracies
  • Presents a framework to understand and explain differences among countries in the relations between social movements and governments
  • Provides an innovative understanding of Spanish and Portuguese politics and the recent history of the two countries