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Институциите в документалното наследство на Христо Ботев
The Institutions in the Documentary Heritage of Hristo Botev

Author(s): Petko Petkov
Subject(s): History, Economy, National Economy, Economic history, History of ideas, Modern Age
Published by: Център за стопанско-исторически изследвания
Keywords: Hristo Botev; institutions; state; municipality; Exarchate; companies; railway skepticism; schools; chitalishte; guides

Summary/Abstract: The article analyzes Hristo Botev's understanding and views about the institutions as they are represented in his rich and relatively well preserved documentary heritage. It proceeds from the pre-announced broad understanding of the institutions as "rules of interaction between people" based on official norms - written laws, constitutions, normative acts, administrative regulations and structures, but also informal - beliefs, traditions, customs, culture , level of trust, etc. They are presented his views on the Ottoman Empire, the European and Balkan states, the Bulgarian Exarchate, the municipal self-government.

  • Issue Year: III/2018
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 49-61
  • Page Count: 13
  • Language: Bulgarian