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Indeed, under Ross, big bucks defined the corporate culture, creating, as John Malone once put it, "a feudal state in which the barons had all the power."
The change of the ruling government in Japan in 1868 set in motion forces that would convert the country from being a backward feudal state into a modern power within a few decades.
It not only clarifies the relation between the political and the economic but also enables us to grasp the peculiar form of the feudal state, medieval territory, property, the meaning of peace and war, and medieval geopolitical expansion.
Each feudal lord had near monopolies on the exchange rights of each estate; each feudal state was a de facto corporate body.
The President said the Parojinogs ran Ozamis City like a 'feudal state.'
The strength of the book is Kadam's character, which links the affairs of a feudal state with the mundane realities of the peasants it exploited.
It is a screen to dupe the common man, so that he may not see clearly that Pakistan is a feudal State in which a clique is trying by these methods to maintain itself in power...........Right-thinking men would point out that Pakistan is not an organic unity of all the Muslims in this subcontinent.
In the Channel Islands, meanwhile, Europe's last feudal state is embracing democracy.
The tenant residents of the only really feudal state left in either the Commonwealth or Europe have a referendum vote to decide how they are governed, yet the voters of Britain's second largest city have to beg for one.
for God's sake, we no longer live in a feudal state, or most of us would be serfs.
Not the freedom to live in a democracy but a repressive feudal state where a woman's right to wear what she wants is removed along with her independence, homosexuals are ostracised and only despots are allowed to prosper.
Revered by his 22 million subjects, King Birendra has ruled Nepal for 27 years and is a symbol of stability in the country, which in 1990 was transferred from a feudal state to parliamentary democracy.