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Italy Today: The Sick Man of Europe by Andrea Mammone,Giuseppe A. Veltri

By Andrea Mammone,Giuseppe A. Veltri

Italy at the present time represents some of the most complete examinations of up to date Italy. it's a provocative and an leading edge assortment that goals to spotlight the present ‘crisis’ of the rustic via an research of numerous diverse ‘dark shadows’ of up to date Italian society.

Italy already had an extended heritage of ‘unsolved’ concerns, numerous continual difficulties and contradictions which were missed for a long time, within which they've got assumed dramatic proportions and gravity. The peninsula has now develop into the ‘Sick guy of Europe’, a rustic dealing with a veritable decline additionally brought on by obvious lack of ability and problems of the ruling fiscal, political and social elites.

Discussions include:

  • an evaluate of the present predicaments of the political system

  • analysis of rising mafias, together with new robust crime businesses similar to ‘Ndrangheta

  • issues surrounding the continued presence of Fascism

  • examination of the hot xenophobic tensions

  • discussion of difficulties linked to the overlooked chance of the european investment, and the expanding local fiscal gaps

  • outline of the systemic issues of Italy’s monetary and commercial system.

Written by means of best specialists within the box and protecting a variety of themes, this assortment is key studying for all these looking to comprehend the problems and difficulties which are dealing with modern Italy.

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