Multinational Federations

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Michael Burgess, John Pinder
Routledge, Apr 11, 2007 - Political Science - 272 pages
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This is the first comparative volume available on multinational federations, bringing together an international range of experts on federalism.

  

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Contents

Introduction
1
Healthy tensions and unresolved issues in Canada
17
Reflections on the Belgian federal state
31
4 Federalism and competing nations in India
50
The case of Malaysia
68
6 Federalization in multinational Spain
86
From constitutional to contract federalism and the war of laws and sovereignties
108
Bicommunalism federation and confederation in Cyprus
127
The problem of the European Union
150
10 Federation and managing nations
180
11 India and Switzerland as multinational federations
212
12 Multinational federations in comparative perspective
225
Index
248
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About the author (2007)

John Pinder, OBE, is an Honorary Professor at the College of Europe, Bruges and Natolin, and Chairman of the Federal Trust, London.
Simon Usherwood is Lecturer in Political, International, and Policy Studies at the University of Surrey.

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