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I. Definition – II. Historical Basis – III. Co-determination in the Churches

I. Definition

Conventionally, the term “co-determination” (Ger. Mitbestimmung) has been reserved for the institutional participation of employees (Employees/Employers) in directing and managing a business or corporation. As part of the labor constitution co-determination includes employee participation in matters that go beyond the social und economic st…

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Richardi, Reinhard, “Co-determination”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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