The Federal Nation

Perspectives on American Federalism

  • Iwan W. Morgan
  • Philip J. Davies

Part of the Studies of the Americas book series (STAM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Iwan W. Morgan
      Pages 1-7
  3. U.S. Federalism in National and Comparative Perspective

  4. Intergovernmental Strategies in Contemporary Federalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. Joseph F. Zimmerman
      Pages 103-126
  5. Inequality and Federalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
  6. Uniformity and Diversity in Federalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Christopher J. Bailey
      Pages 207-222
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 261-265

About this book


This volume gathers contributors from both the US and UK to provide a comparative examination of federalism in the Bush era, a period of huge change in national politics, but also one of significant shifts in US federalism in relation to social and socioeconomic issues.


constitution federalism Governance Policy politics transition

Editors and affiliations

  • Iwan W. Morgan
    • 1
  • Philip J. Davies
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for the Study of the AmericasUniversity of LondonUK
  2. 2.British LibraryMontfort UniversityUK

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