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Institutions and Democratic Citizenship$
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Axel Hadenius

Print publication date: 2001

Print ISBN-13: 9780199246663

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0199246661.001.0001

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Breakdown and Continuity

Breakdown and Continuity

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(p.176) 8 Breakdown and Continuity
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Institutions and Democratic Citizenship
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Axel Hadenius

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0199246661.003.0008

Demonstrates how medieval institutional tendency could be continued in certain countries in the modern era, while autocratic backlash was the pattern elsewhere. England, Sweden, the Netherlands, and North America represent the former trend. Russia, Prussia, Spain, and France illustrate the latter. These different paths, which were conditioned by military and geographic constraints, strongly affected the prospects for democracy in modern times.

Keywords:   autocracy, democracy, England, France, Netherlands, North America, Prussia, Russia, Spain, Sweden

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