Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 July 2003

416 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719065330

Bookseller Code (06)


The Länder and German federalism

Arthur Gunlicks

Published by Manchester University Press

Issues in German Politics MUP

  • An illuminating introduction to how the Lander (the sixteen states of Germany) function not only within the country itself but also within the wider context of European political affairs
  • Looks at the Lnader in the constitutional order of the country, and the political and administrative system
  • Their organization and administration is fully covered, as is their financial administration
  • The role of parties and elections in the Lander is looked at, and the importance of their parliaments
  • The first work in the English language that considers the Lander in this depth

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