Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 May 2003

296 Pages

ISBN: 9780198782599

Bookseller Code (06)

Political Institutions in the Federal Republic of Germany

Manfred G. Schmidt

Comparative Political Institutions Series

  • Up-to-date - the text discusses German political trends up until the national election in September 2002
  • The first textbook to introduce and explain the nature of Germany's political institutions in an accessible way
  • Schmidt enables the reader to relate the German polity to other modern democracies
  • Schmidt is one of Germany's leading political scientists
  • Includes comparisons to similar institutions in other political systems, helping readers who are new to German politics by relating these to more familiar systems