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Rethinking Classical Theory: The Sociological Vision Of Pierre Bourdieu, Rogers Brubaker Oct 1985

Rethinking Classical Theory: The Sociological Vision Of Pierre Bourdieu, Rogers Brubaker

Rogers Brubaker

No abstract provided.


Meet The Dexter Candidates, Kimberly J. Sawtelle Oct 1985

Meet The Dexter Candidates, Kimberly J. Sawtelle

Kimberly J. Sawtelle

Brief profiles introducing 1985 candidates for elected public office in the town of Dexter, Maine. The field included candidates for the SAD 46 School Board, Town Council, Utility Districts, and Hospital Board.


The Feasibility Of A Comprehensive U.S. Industrial Policy, William Hudson Dec 1984

The Feasibility Of A Comprehensive U.S. Industrial Policy, William Hudson

William E. Hudson

No abstract provided.


Public Opinion And Political Change In Poland, 1980-1982, David Mason Dec 1984

Public Opinion And Political Change In Poland, 1980-1982, David Mason

David S. Mason

This book deals with the importance of public opinion in Poland at the time of the rise of Solidarity and the workers' movement, when opinion polling and freedom of political debate were at their height. Dr Mason's analysis is based on the most open and revealing opinion polls ever to issue from a communist country, polls conducted by the government, the universities and Solidarity itself on fundamental political issues - the nature of the socialist state, the role of the party, popular confidence in Solidarity, the church and the regime. The lack of information about public attitudes is perhaps the ...


Corporatist Policy Making & State Economic Development, William Hudson, John Carroll, Mark Hyde Dec 1984

Corporatist Policy Making & State Economic Development, William Hudson, John Carroll, Mark Hyde

William E. Hudson

Proponents of industrial policy often advocate establishing corporatist policy making mechanisms as an approach to formulating economic development policy. Utilizing data from statewide telephone surveys, this article analyzes the failure of corporatist policy making to generate public support in a referendum on an industrial policy plan in Rhode Island. The study tests three propositions from the industrial policy literature and finds that such policy making (1) did not produce policies which appealed to the public's concern for others, (2) did not deflect public cynicism toward government, and (3) did not translate an elite consensus into mass support for industrial ...


Toward A Business-Cycle Of Tariffs, Giulio M. Gallarotti Dec 1984

Toward A Business-Cycle Of Tariffs, Giulio M. Gallarotti

Giulio M Gallarotti

No abstract provided.


The Doctrine Of The Rule Of Law In The Twentieth Century., Noel B. Reynolds, Dennis Jensen Dec 1984

The Doctrine Of The Rule Of Law In The Twentieth Century., Noel B. Reynolds, Dennis Jensen

Noel B Reynolds

The concept of rule of law has been recognized repeatedly in twentieth century political and philosophical discussion, but with a constantly shifting meaning. In this paper we document most of the serious contributions to thought about rule of law before 1985 as a background to further work on the topic.


Soviet Arms And Central American Turmoil, Alberto R. Coll Dec 1984

Soviet Arms And Central American Turmoil, Alberto R. Coll

Alberto Coll

Examines the nature of Soviet involvement through arms transfers in Central America and the Caribbean Basin. Soviet policy after Fidel Castro's revolution in Cuba; Success of the 1979 Sandinista revolution in Nicaragua; Overt military buildup in Latin America; Covert arms transfers to Central American insurgents; Impact of the confusing signals from the United States.