Developments in West German Politics

  • Gordon Smith
  • William E. Paterson
  • Peter H. Merkl

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction

    1. Gordon Smith, William E. Paterson, Peter H. Merkl
      Pages 1-5
    2. Peter H. Merkl
      Pages 6-21
  3. The Governmental System

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Gordon Smith
      Pages 24-39
    3. Simon Bulmer
      Pages 40-59
    4. Gordon Smith
      Pages 60-76
  4. Politics and Society

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Peter Pulzer
      Pages 78-98
    3. Russell J. Dalton
      Pages 99-121
    4. Stephen Padgett
      Pages 122-146
  5. Economic and Social Policy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Kenneth Dyson
      Pages 148-167
    3. Steen Mangen
      Pages 168-189
  6. Germany and The World

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. William E. Paterson
      Pages 192-210
    3. Simon Bulmer
      Pages 211-228
    4. A. James McAdams
      Pages 229-245
  7. Current Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
    2. Eva Kolinsky
      Pages 248-266

About this book

Introduction

This book gives up-to-date assessments of key trends and issues in the Federal Republic with sufficient background analysis to make the treatment of the various topics accessible to those without detailed prior knowledge of German politics.

Keywords

economic policy gender government Policy politics social policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Gordon Smith
    • 1
  • William E. Paterson
    • 2
  • Peter H. Merkl
    • 3
  1. 1.London School of EconomicsUK
  2. 2.Warwick UniversityUK
  3. 3.University of CaliforniaSanta BarbaraUSA

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