Italy : Politics and Policy

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Part of a series on Italian politics that documents the innovative elements as well as the continuities in Italian politics during the last decade, since 1985. This volume aims to present an insider's view of the political system, looking at politics and policy.
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  • Hardback | 264 pages
  • 159 x 227 x 25.4mm | 500g
  • Dartmouth Publishing Co Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1855217643
  • 9781855217645

Table of contents

Chronology of important political events in Italy, 1994, Anna Maresso; continuity and change in the Italian political system, Robert Leonardi and Raffaella Y. Nanetti. Part 1 The institutional context: competitive democracy and the new rules of the game, Giuliano Urbani; the dilemmas of the majoritarian system, Giuliano Amato; the Berlusconi government, Marcello Fedele. Part 2 The political parties: the Italian Left betwen crisis and renewal, Martin Rhodes; the new Catholic parties - the Popolari, Patto Segni and CCD, Carolyn Warner; Forza Italia - an American party for Italy?, Larry Gray; getting out of the ghetto - the case of Alleanza Nazionale, Marco Tarchi. Part 3 The economic system and society: the success of Mani Pulite - luck or skill?, Vittorio Bufacchi; the fourth man - the dismantling of terrorism in Italy, Loretta Napoleoni; international market reaction to the 1994 parliamentary elections and the Berlusconi government, Mark Donovan.
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