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The Chameleon State: Global Culture and Policy Shifts in Britain and Germany, 1914-1933

The Chameleon State: Global Culture and Policy Shifts in Britain and Germany, 1914-1933 (Hardback)

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The author examines current theories and, comparing Britain and Germany, shows that they are unable to explain the contradictory social and industrial policies in these two countries during the twentieth century. Based on in-depth archival and secondary sources the author offers an alternative theoretical framework, one that focuses on the interactions among historical contingencies, the global cultural context, and political processes.

History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsSocial & cultural historyHistory & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPhilosophy, Psychology & Social Sciences Publisher: Berghahn Books, Incorporated Publication Date: 01/03/1999 ISBN-13: 9781571811745  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 19/05/2018.  

Tien-Lung Liu is Assistant Professor in Sociology at Emory University. He specializes in historical comparative sociology and is currently focussing on the comparative study of political economies of China and other Asian countries.

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