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Published: 28 July 2008

192 Pages

4-1/2 x 7 inches

ISBN: 9780195429046

Bookseller Code (04)


An Introduction

George Anderson

  • Overview of the nature and practice of federal government in the 28 countries around the world that are federalism systems (these countries are home to 40% of the world's population)
  • Aimed at students as well as practitioners, including members of the Forum of Federations, a think-thank specializing in the study of federal government active on six continents
  • Analyzes the nature of federalism both in the developed and developing world
  • Identifies common characteristics among federal systems as well as key differences

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