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Postwar Politics in the G-7

Orders and Eras in Comparative Perspective

by Byron E. Shafer

  • 180 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • British & Irish history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • European history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Canada,
  • Germany,
  • Italy,
  • Japan,
  • USA,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • 1945-,
  • Comparative government,
  • World politics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10317004M
    ISBN 100299151042
    ISBN 109780299151041

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Postwar Politics in the G-7 provides a condensed introduction to the politics of each of the seven nations, focusing on the main political events of the last fifty years and the factors that shaped the ways each country handled those events.

By presenting these accounts in a precisely parallel fashion, this volume highlights similarities and differences among the veterans-opex.com: Byron E. Shafer. Postwar Politics in the G-7 provides a condensed introduction to the politics of each of the seven nations, focusing on the main political events of the last fifty years and the factors that shaped the ways each country handled those events.

By presenting these accounts in a precisely parallel fashion, this volume highlights similarities and differences among the nations. Postwar Politics in the G Orders and Eras in Comparative Perspective Edited by Byron E.

Shafer University of Wisconsin Press,pp. $ Purchase This book is not, as it might first appear, about the Group of Seven as an institution, but rather a series of essays on postwar politics in each of the G-7 states.

Postwar Politics in the G-7 provides a condensed introduction to the politics of each of the seven nations, focusing on the main political events of the last fifty years and the factors that shaped the ways each country handled those events.

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The English folk revival cannot be understood when divorced from the history of post-war England, yet the existing scholarship fails to fully engage with its role in the social and political fabric of the nation. Postwar Politics, Society and the Folk Revival in England is the first study to interweave the story of a gentrifying folk revival with the socio-political tensions inherent in England's postwar transition from Author: Julia Mitchell.

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It deepens our understanding of the tradition of liberal egalitarianism, the origins of John Rawls’s theory /5(3). The relationship between politics and socioeconomic change in postwar Japan is no exception.

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While the Left were fighting among themselves and the reformists were struggling with the limits of law reform, gay men started organising for themselves, first Reviews: 1. The Group of Seven (G7) is an international intergovernmental economic organization consisting of the seven largest IMF- advanced economies in the world: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States.

As ofthe seven countries involved represent 58% of the global net wealth ($ trillion) and more than 46% of the global gross domestic product (GDP. “I read The Politics of Pain: Postwar England and the Rise of Nationalism by Fintan O’Toole and wished I’d written it.” – Zadie Smith, Wall Street Journal From one of the most perceptive observers of the English today comes a brilliantly insightful, mordantly funny account of /5(10).

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Postwar Politics, Society and the Folk Revival in England is the first study to interweave the story of a gentrifying folk revival with the socio-political tensions inherent in England's postwar transition from austerity to affluence. Oct 01,  · Judt claims, “it was in these post-war years, between andthat the line dividing East from West, Left from Right, was carved deep into European cultural and intellectual life.” 5 The United States was clearly on one side of this divide, representing Western Democracy, with the Soviet Union and the Soviet Bloc planted squarely on.

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In an attempt to expedite economic regrowth and ensure the survival of democratic governments, the United States allocated $13 billion to the rebuilding of Western Europe.