Coercion and Consent
Studies on the Modern State
ISBN10: 0745611958 ISBN13: 9780745611952 Contributors: Hall, John A.; Hall, John Publisher: Polity Pr Published: Jan 1 1995 Pages: 223 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
This book examines the key institutional structures and processes of modernity. Combining historical insight with sustained political and social analysis, Hall analyses the form and character of capitalism, war, late development, civil society and the the causes and collapse of socialism and addesses the revival of nationalism and the possibilities of democratization.