Conflict and Consensus in Switzerland
University of California Press, Jan 1, 1981 - Social Science - 198 pages
Schmid discusses this anomaly, concluding that Switzerland remains "united by a self-conscious political definition of nationhood", having developed a system early in its history that has ensured all ethnic and religious groups fair treatment politically, socially, and economically.
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5 Contemporary Problems
6 Reflections on Diversity in Switzerland
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