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Reprinted in Foundations of Social Capital, Elinor Ostrom and T. K. Ahn, eds. (Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2003); in The American Prospect Reader in American Politics, Walter Dean Burnham, ed. (Chatham, N.J.: Chatham House Publishers, 1995); in Sources: Notable Selections in Sociology, Kurt Finsterbusch and Janet S. Schwartz, eds. (Dushkin Publishing Group, 1995); in Swedish in Politikens Väsen [The Essence of Politics: Ideas and Institutions in the Modern State], Björn von Sydow, Gunnar Wallin, and Björn Wittrock, eds. (Stockholm: Tidens förlag, 1993); in Russian in The World Economy and International Relations Journal (March 1995); in Spanish in Sociedad Civil: Análisi y Debates vol. 1, pp. 9-23 (Mexico City, Spring 1997); and in Japanese in Handbook of Political Psychology, Junichi Kawata and Yoshinobu Araki, ed. (Tokyo: Hokuju Publisher, 2003). Excerpted in Wingspread Journal vol. 17 (Racine, WI: Johnson Foundation, 1995): 4-7.