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Modernizing State government

Committee for Economic Development.

Modernizing State government

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Published in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • State governments -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementa statement on national policy by the Research and Policy Committee of the Committee for Economic Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2408 .C58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination85 p.
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5548629M
      LC Control Number67027541

      Created by Modern States, a non-profit education alliance dedicated to college access for all, in partnership with edX from Harvard and MIT "Freshman Year for . The emergence of the modern state is a slow process in which the religious legitimacy is replaced by the profane type. Even before the French Revolution and the English and American revolutions, political power holders will find in a reference point state institutions other than those offered by tradition or personal interests. A state is defined by multiple characteristics, including a government body and bureaucracy, a concentration of labor and population and a surplus of food. Other characteristics involve social stratification of the people and the levying of taxes for public works, military and police forces.


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