The Democratic Class Struggle
Routledge, 7. des. 2018 - 288 sider
First published in 1983. This book combines a case study of class relations, politics and voting in Sweden with a comparative analysis of distributive conflicts and politics in eighteen OECD countries. Its underlying theoretical theme is the development of class relations in free-enterprise or capitalise democracies. This title will be of interest to students of history and politics.
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... also implies criticism of neocorporatist writers, who tend to view political competition for government power as overshadowed by new institutional structures created by the major interest groups outside the parliamentary setting.
The Industrial Revolution crushed the old agrarian society and its institutions. Subsequently, industrial societies are assumed to develop according to an inherent logic of industrialization and along converging lines of movement.
A crucial development, furthermore, is the gradual establishment of new institutions for conflict regulation in place of those ... The new institutional order includes two key elements: on the one hand, political democracy and universal ...
Some writers use the term to describe specific types of institutions for and modes of organizing conflictual interests, others to identify ways of making and implementing public ... The differences concern partly institutional forms.
... played a key role in generating societal corporatism, Schmitter assumes that, once the institutions and systems of interest representation have developed, the participating organizations tend to acquire a relative independence from, ...