Nations, States and State Formation
1. importance of capacity
1. Distinguish states from nations
2. Origins and types of states
2. Functions of the state and the importance of capacity
3. Origins and types of states
1. States versus N
Theory, Hypothesis and Evidence
The US in Comparative Perspective
1) A couple things about the United States (part 1)
i) Constitutional separation of powers between national and subnational governments.
b) Federalism and Reserved po
State Formation: Britain vs. Russia
1. How do states form (review of evolution)
2. Identify Britains path to industrialization
3. How did industrialization differ in Russia?
4. How does development strategy affect regime type?