|Author (Person)||van den Abbeele, Georges|
|Series Title||The Conversation|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
Belgium is no longer a nation-state in any functional sense, but rather a 'federation' of three different regions (Flanders, Wallonia and Greater Brussels) and of three different 'linguistic communities' (Dutch, French and German).
'Belgium' is now, arguably, just an intermediate stage on the way to a regularly predicted and yet never fully realised political separation.
So how, exactly, has it come so close to the point of simply ceasing to exist?
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Countries / Regions||Belgium|