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Bismarck and state socialism an exposition of the social and economic legislation of Germany since 1870. by William Harbutt Dawson

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Published by Scholarly Press in St. Clair Shores, Mich .
Written in English



  • Germany,
  • Germany.


  • Bismarck, Otto, Fürst von, 1815-1898,
  • Socialism -- Germany,
  • Germany -- Economic policy

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StatementLondon, Swan Sonnenschein, 1890.
LC ClassificationsHX273 .D2 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 171 p.
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4444575M
ISBN 100403001927
LC Control Number79106366

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  Soviet socialism may now be a thing of the past, but there is one form of statism that still dominates the world, including the United States: the modern welfare state. Its tentacles of paternalistic control reach into every corner of personal and social life. It has made all of us “children of the state,” and weakened our desire and appreciation for self-responsibility. "Politics is the art of the possible." Otto von Bismarck, in full Otto Eduard Leopold, Fürst (prince) von Bismarck, Graf (count) von Bismarck-Schönhausen, Herzog (duke) von Lauenburg (born 1 April , Schönhausen, Altmark, Prussia Germany—died 30 July , Friedrichsruh, near Hamburg) was the prime minister of Prussia (–73, –90) and founder and first . National Socialism (German: Nationalsozialismus), more commonly known as Nazism (/ ˈ n ɑː t s i ɪ z əm, ˈ n æ t-/), is the ideology and practices associated with the Nazi Party—officially the National Socialist German Workers' Party (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei or NSDAP)—in Nazi Germany, and of other far-right groups with similar ideas and aims. Otto von Bismarck's success not only in asserting executive supremacy but leading Prussian unification of Germany is explained: a new form of mass-army military state was inaugurated. The growing divergence between socialists and liberals is set in the context of liberal failure in Prussia and bourgeois vengeance unleashed upon the Paris.

State socialism explained. State socialism is a classification for any socialist political and economic perspective advocating state ownership of the means of production either as a temporary measure in the transition from capitalism to socialism, or as characteristic of socialism itself.. State socialism is often used interchangeably with state capitalism in reference to the . Bismarck and State Socialism: An Exposition of the Social and Economic Item Preview. Otto von Bismarck - Otto von Bismarck - Domestic policy: From the defeat of Austria in until Bismarck was allied primarily with the National Liberals. Together they created a civil and criminal code for the new empire and accomplished Germany’s adoption of the gold standard and move toward free trade. Just as they had earlier written off Bismarck as an archconservative, .   In the s Bismarck set aside his conservative impulses to counter the socialists by creating Europe’s first modern welfare state, .