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The Convulsions of Multi-Institutional Legitimation Crisis

October 14, 2012 by and tagged

Those of you who read my blog on a regular basis know that the legitimation crisis is a pet peeve of mine. As we know since Weber, that the power of the nation-state relies on the monopoly of force (hard power) but also bureaucratic institutions sustained by ideologies that generate legitimacy for the system and […]

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