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Because the congruence theory has a somewhat slim empirical foundation, consisting mainly of only two instances (Britain and Germany), it is a hypothesis somewhat than an established principle. The case study of Norway is, of course, not a hypothesis-generating examine either. Perhaps it ought to be called a “speculation-strengthening” case research or, as Eckstein himself suggests, a “plausibility probe” (oral remark at the IPSA Round Table Conference in Turin, September 1969).
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