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States in history / edited by John A. Hall.

By: Hall, John Anthony
Language: English Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell, 1986.Description: vi, 317p. : 24cm.ISBN: 0631143653
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Hunter-gatherers and the origin of states / Clive Gamble; The tribe and the state / Patricia Crone; Soviets against Wittfogel: or, the anthropological preconditions of mature Marxism / Ernest Gellner; The autonomous power of the state: its origins, mechanisms and resukts / Michael mann; City-states / Peter Burke; States and economic development: reflections on Adam Smith / John A. Hall; Sharing public space: states and organized interests in western Europe / Colin Crouch; State and politics in developed socialism: recent developments in Soviet theory / Karen Dawisha; State-making and nation-building / Anthony D. Smith; Patterns of state-building in Brazil and Argentina / J.G. Merquior; Supernationals and the state / Susan Strange.