Where Does Economic Development Really Come From? Constitutional Rule Among the Modern Sioux and Apache | Intertribal

Abstract:

"...How do societies really establish more or less effective and stable institutions of self-government? This conundrum is leading many analysts to explore pre- and extra- constitutional socio-cultural foundations of social organization. This study argues that shared cultural norms of political legitimacy among rational individuals provide such foundations. To test the framwork we examine modern consitutional rule among a set of small nations: the very modern Apache and the Sioux tribes on American Indian reservations..."

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Last updated on 02/01/2022