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Private Power and Centralization in France: The Notaires and the State

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Price:
$53.00 / £42.00
ISBN:
Published:
Jul 14, 2014
1988
Pages:
362
Size:
6 x 9 in.
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By examining the relationship between the notaires, members of a significant French legal profession with deep roots in French history, and the state, Ezra Suleiman demonstrates that clientelism exists and may be more dangerous in a centralized state than in a decentralized one.

Originally published in 1988.

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