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Dynamic Finland

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Dynamic Finland: the Political System and the Welfare state. by Pertti Pesonen and Olavi Riihinen. Published by Finnish Literature Society 2002. Paperback. In very god condition. Gift inscription on fly leaf.

Finland celebrated its 85th year of independence in 2002. It is one of the thirteen countries of the world that have preserved their democracy uninterrupted since the First World War. Despite its modest origins and difficult wartime experiences, this dynamic country is now a world leader in many spheres. In 2001 it was named the world's most technologically advanced and also the least corrupt country. Other studies have shown it to have one of the three most competitive economies, the best environmental sustainability, and the second most equal society. Such rapid development has increased the need for information about Finland and what can be learned from its unique experience. This book offers an introduction to the country today, focusing on the most recent research into its politics, policies, and society, viewed in a comparative context. Dynamic Finland has been written for a general audience by two eminent scholars.

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Author(s):
Pesonen P and Riihinen O
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25x17x1.5cm
Edition:
2002 edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9517464266
ISBN-13:
9789517464260
Number of pages:
324
Publisher:
Finnish Literature Society
Title:
Dynamic Finland

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Dynamic Finland: the Political System and the Welfare state. by Pertti Pesonen and Olavi Riihinen. Published by Finnish Literature Society 2002. Paperback. In very god condition. Gift inscription on fly leaf.

Finland celebrated its 85th year of independence in 2002. It is one of the thirteen countries of the world that have preserved their democracy uninterrupted since the First World War. Despite its modest origins and difficult wartime experiences, this dynamic country is now a world leader in many spheres. In 2001 it was named the world's most technologically advanced and also the least corrupt country. Other studies have shown it to have one of the three most competitive economies, the best environmental sustainability, and the second most equal society. Such rapid development has increased the need for information about Finland and what can be learned from its unique experience. This book offers an introduction to the country today, focusing on the most recent research into its politics, policies, and society, viewed in a comparative context. Dynamic Finland has been written for a general audience by two eminent scholars.

Author(s):
Pesonen P and Riihinen O
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25x17x1.5cm
Edition:
2002 edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9517464266
ISBN-13:
9789517464260
Number of pages:
324
Publisher:
Finnish Literature Society
Title:
Dynamic Finland

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