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The Return of Civil Society

The Emergence of Democratic Spain

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PAPERBACK

$52.00 • £41.95 • €47.00

ISBN 9780674766891

Publication Date: 01/21/1998

Short

World

Víctor Pérez-Díaz examines the return of civil society in Spain. He covers the transition of Spain from a preindustrial economy, an authoritarian government, and a Roman Catholic-dominated culture to a modern state based on the interaction of economic and class interests, on a market society, on voluntary associations such as trade unions and political parties, and on a culture of moral autonomy and rationality.

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