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Political & Legal Anthropology Series

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Ethnicity and the State

Ethnicity and the State

1st Edition

Edited By Judith D. Toland
October 31, 1992

Modern states have evolved as complex political structures in which unitary forms of government maintain an uncertain equilibrium with ethnically plural societies. Historically, ruling elites have tried with little success to eradicate ethnicity through genocide, bury it under accusations of ...

Early State Economics

Early State Economics

1st Edition

Edited By Henri Claessen
September 30, 1991

The central theme of this volume is the political economy of early state societies: the ways in which the income of the central government of such systems was collected and spent. The work contains descriptive as well as narrative and commemorative essays. Contributions present data on early states...

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