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centralism

the principle or act of bringing something under central control; centralization
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While the new legislative and administrative framework, in the form of the Disability Support Package Legislation enacted in 1991 by the Keating Labor Government, marked a departure from previous epochs by reconstituting bureaucratic centralism, its Disability Support Pension continued to maintain the dominant hegemonic principles of conservative paternalism.
Piccone argued that this sort of failure occurred in the Soviet Union: the rationalizing will of bureaucratic centralism was so overwhelming, allowing so little opportunity for manageable opposition, that the grandest exercise of social engineering in human history was effectively doomed to lose its bearings, become institutionally disoriented, and collapse on itself.
Linguistically, wrote Ratzinger, he formulates his "attack" as a hypothesis: "were one to identify the universal Church with the pope and the curia, then restoration of Roman centralism would be at hand.
Relying heavily on testimony from participants, the book purveys a novel, cosy, and very British "model of democratic centralism .
It decried a "new Roman centralism," and argued that "the church exists for the service of Jesus Christ.
We should applaud Tony Blair's foresight for this sensible move which gets rid of the shackles of centralism from a key part of the NHS.
Fuller explores how the de-politicization of the working class proceeded, including through the unions trying to do too much to improve conditions and production while encountering "innervating centralism and formalism" above the local level.
finds the roots of Catholic social doctrine in the works of certain early 19th-century Catholic thinkers in France and Germany who stressed social solidarity and the importance of associations in reaction to liberal individualism and state centralism.
If David Cameron is serious about the survival of the Union, then it is this problem of centralism that he must address.
We call for the unity of Iraq and its cohesion, as I am responsible for the protection of everybody and defend the interest of all," Nujeify said, adding that "the fuss had been fabricated for political motives, as I had warned that the situation had been heading towards the formation of Regions, due to the extremist centralism.
They viewed centralism as an elitist plan to deliver Mexico back to the monarchist Spaniards.