THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Social and political alternatives of Spain’s development (the review of book "Spain: Society in Changes"edited by Salustiano del Campo and Jose Felix Tezanos. Madrid, 2011)

2014. 3, pp. 383-388

Baranov Andrey V. - D.Sc. (Politics),Professor, Kuban State University, 149 Stavropolskaya st., Krasnodar, 350040, Russian Federation,,

Collective monograph "Spain: society in changes," edited Salustiano del Campo and Jose Felix Tezanos is a system research on the Spanish society’s transformations (1976–2010). Refereed work is done from the perspective of political sociology. The authors focus on the basic changes in social structure, political institutions, party and electoral competition, social identity. Of great interest is the system of indicators of social development in Spain during the period of transition from dictatorship to democracy.

Key words: society, Spain, social transformations, political sociology, system of indicators of development