Elites and power in twentieth-century Spain
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Elites and power in twentieth-century Spain essays in honor of Sir Raymond Carr

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Spain

Subjects:

  • Carr, Raymond.,
  • Elite (Social sciences) -- Spain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Spain -- Politics and government -- 20th century.,
  • Spain -- Social conditions -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Frances Lannon and Paul Preston.
ContributionsLannon, Frances., Preston, Paul, 1946-, Carr, Raymond.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN590.Z9 E438 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1874269M
ISBN 100198228805
LC Control Number90034109

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Get this from a library! Elites and power in twentieth-century Spain: essays in honor of Sir Raymond Carr. [Frances Lannon; Paul Preston; Raymond Carr;] -- These essays examine the elites that have striven to dominate, exploit or change the structure of power in modern Spain. The contributors have drawn on the latest research to provide studies of. Elites and power in twentieth-century Spain: essays in honour of Sir Raymond Carr. [Frances Lannon; Raymond Carr;] exploit or change the structure of power in modern Spain. The Spanish bishops in the twentieth century; Centre and periphery National integration and regional nationalisms reconsidered; The Catalan industrial. Preston, Paul and Lannon, Frances, eds. () Elites and power in twentieth-century Spain: essays in honour of Sir Raymond Carr. Clarendon Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN Full text not available from this repository. Elites and power in twentieth-century Spain: essays in honor of Sir Raymond Carr / edited by Frances Lannon and Paul Preston Clarendon Press ; Oxford University Press Oxford [England]: New York Australian/Harvard Citation. Carr, Raymond. & Preston, Paul. & Lannon, Frances.

He does this in a nonpartisan manner, looking to the lessons of American history, and castigating those in power for the ever-widening gap between the economic classes, which has created a crisis in American society. The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy is riveting social by: Spain in the Twentieth-Century World: Essays on Spanish Diplomacy, By James W. Cortada Greenwood Press, Read preview Overview The Politics of Victimhood: Historical Memory and Peace in Spain and the Basque Region By MacDonald, Ross B. Bernardo, Monica C. Journal of International Affairs, Vol. 60, No. 1, Fall-Winter Twentieth-century spain: A history so long and what mark it has left on contemporary Spain. This is an essential book for students as well as for anyone interested in Spain's turbulent. “The introduction addresses the definition of political elites and changes in the scholarly treatment of political elites since the mid-twentieth century. The book includes with an extensive, cross-referenced index. This is a scholarly enterprise. The writing level reflects .

Today, Spain is a modern society with an important profile in the European Union. This image contrasts strikingly with the reality of Spain just one hundred years ago. After the loss of almost all her overseas empire in , Spain faced the new century handicapped by her international isolation, backward economy and a stagnant and elitist political system. Twentieth-Century Spain tells the.   Twentieth-Century Spain: Politics and Society in Spain, The lack of a liberal hegemony or even a broad consensus among Spain's political elites and the corresponding failure to reform or invigorate central government and the apparatus of the state led to the convulsive crises of the early twentieth century which culminated in. collection, a chronological structure. The general theme of the essays, elites and power, picks up one of the central issues analysed in Carr's Spain - the political reality of a country which originated the term 'liberalism' in its modern guise and yet has suffered throughout most of the twentieth century from its conspi-cuous absence. "There grew up in the twentieth century a power structure between London and New York which penetrated deeply into university life, the press, and the practice of foreign policy. In England the center was the Round Table Group, while in the United States it was J. P. Morgan and Company." Carroll Quigley in his book "Tragedy and Hope".