The German Tradition of Organized Capitalism: Self-Government in the Coal Industry by Martin F. Parnell

The German Tradition of Organized Capitalism: Self-Government in the Coal Industry

byMartin F. Parnell

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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Dr Parnell provides a two-level analysis of the politics of government-industry relations in Germany. On the one hand, he presents an in-depth examination of the politics of the German coal industry. On the other, he offers a more general account of the characteristic relationship betweenstate and industry in one of the most successful post-war economies. He argues that the crucial concept in understanding those relations is Selbstverwaltung (self-government). This notion, despite evolving over time, displays a continuity in its key features that serves to elucidate the unique position of the state in government-industry relations in Germany. Theauthor argues that by shedding further light on existing theories of organized capitalism and corporatism, the notion of self-government can provide a basis for the analysis of broader socio-economic relations within the German-speaking world, and, in particular, the German economy's continuedsuccess.

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Martin F. Parnell is at Liverpool John Moores University.
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Title:The German Tradition of Organized Capitalism: Self-Government in the Coal IndustryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.79 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 13:9780198277613

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`This work, which has a comprehensive bibliography and is well footnoted, is an excellent addition to Clarendon Press's series of books on Government-Industry relations and can be recommended to anyone interested in the development of the German political economy.'German Politics