Federalism and Federation: Essence and Diversity of Manifestations

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The present article reveals the essence of the concepts «federalism» and «federation» in their correlation and variety of their forms. In this connection in the article is given the characteristic of «politico-legal space» (different types of federation and decentralization) separating the unitary state from confederation. The author also shows the common and special in functioning of various federal systems.

N V Mikhaylova

Peoples´ Friendship University of Russia

Кафедра политических наук; Российский университет дружбы народов; Peoples´ Friendship University of Russia


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