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E-Book: Swiss Political System

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Now available as an ebook, “The Political System in Switzerland” explains in plain and simple language complex terms like democracy, concordance and political participation.© FDFA, Presence Switzerland

This publication, written by Prof. Dr. Wolf Linder and Dr. Andrea Iff, presents an overview of Switzerland’s system of government. In addition to explaining the fundamental role that federalism, direct democracy and concordance democracy play in this historically evolved system, the authors consider the Swiss political system from an international comparative perspective. All articles feature an array of illustrative examples, video clips, animations and graphs.

Languages: English, German, French, Spanish

Date of production: 2011

E-Book: Swiss Political System


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