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the Hapsburg empire from 1867 until its fall in 1918. The Nature of Austria-Hungary

The reorganization of Austria and Hungary was made possible by the Ausgleich
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Following the Austro-Hungarian compromise of 1867, there existed two separate parliaments in Cis- as well as in Transleithania (i.e., an "Austrian" and a "Hungarian" parliament; for more on the Austro-Hungarian parliamentary system, see Helmut Rumpler and Peter Urbanitsch, eds, Die Habsburgermonarchie 1848-1918, vol 7/1 and 7/2: Verfassung und Parlamentarismus, Wien: Verlag der osterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2000).
Stretching back to the time when Hungary negotiated with the victorious Turks over Transylvania (after the battle of Mohacs, 1526), to the Pragmatic Sanction of 1722, the Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867, and finally to the concessions made by the elite in their co-operative pact with the Kadar regime after 1968, a tradition of compromise has characterised Hungary's political culture.
Over the next few decades, the Reformed Church regained its freedom and legislation passed after the Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867 brought about equality of Roman Catholic, Reformed, Lutheran, Unitarian and Orthodox churches.