skip to content
After the fall : 1989 and the future of freedom Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

After the fall : 1989 and the future of freedom

Author: George N Katsiaficas
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2001.
Series: New political science reader series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

The years from 1989 to 1991 scored some heady victories for freedom, but this book argues there is much work to be done in detaching the best parts of Marxism from the fallen carcass of Communism.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George N Katsiaficas
ISBN: 0415930243 9780415930246 0415930251 9780415930253
OCLC Number: 44720411
Description: viii, 235 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1989 : the end of communism? / Daniel Singer --
How we ended the Cold War / John Tirman --
1989 : the continuation of 1968 / Giovanni Arrighi, Terence K. Hopkins, and Immanuel Wallerstein --
The road to consumption / Boris Kagarlitsky --
A decade of hope and despair / Hanna Behrend --
China ten years after the Tiananmen crackdown / Ngo Vinh Long --
How Adjaria did not become another Bosnia : a study in the interplay of historical determination, human agency, and accident in the chaotic transition / Georgi M. Derluguian --
Of means and ends : 1989 as ethicopolitical imperative / Manfred B. Steger --
The sickness unto death : international communism before the deluge / Stephen Eric Bronner --
Rollback : aftermath of the overthrow of communism / Michael Parenti --
The saints come marching in : a response to John Lewis Gaddis / Irene L. Gendzier --
Transcending pessimism : rekindling socialist imagination / Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin --
Postcommunist democratic socialism? / Nancy Fraser.
Series Title: New political science reader series.
Responsibility: edited by George Katsiaficas.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"For those who have placed their hope in the 'future of freedom' and search for progressive opportunities in the aftershocks of the 1989 earthquake, pick up "After the Fall. There you will find a Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44720411> # After the fall : 1989 and the future of freedom
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "44720411" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890077> ; # Democracy
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181381> ; # World politics
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh90004173> ; # World politics--1989-
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1072730> ; # Post-communism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Topic/socialisme> ; # Socialisme
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110895> ; # Security, International
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Topic/postcommunisme> ; # Postcommunisme
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/909.097170829/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Topic/internationale_orde> ; # Internationale orde
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Event/since_1989> ; # Since 1989
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Topic/relations_internationales_1989> ; # Relations internationales--1989-
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/997251> ; # Liberty
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/22181747> ; # George N. Katsiaficas
   schema:datePublished "2001" ;
   schema:description "1989 : the end of communism? / Daniel Singer -- How we ended the Cold War / John Tirman -- 1989 : the continuation of 1968 / Giovanni Arrighi, Terence K. Hopkins, and Immanuel Wallerstein -- The road to consumption / Boris Kagarlitsky -- A decade of hope and despair / Hanna Behrend -- China ten years after the Tiananmen crackdown / Ngo Vinh Long -- How Adjaria did not become another Bosnia : a study in the interplay of historical determination, human agency, and accident in the chaotic transition / Georgi M. Derluguian -- Of means and ends : 1989 as ethicopolitical imperative / Manfred B. Steger -- The sickness unto death : international communism before the deluge / Stephen Eric Bronner -- Rollback : aftermath of the overthrow of communism / Michael Parenti -- The saints come marching in : a response to John Lewis Gaddis / Irene L. Gendzier -- Transcending pessimism : rekindling socialist imagination / Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin -- Postcommunist democratic socialism? / Nancy Fraser."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/795302691> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Series/new_political_science_readers> ; # New political science readers
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Series/new_political_science_reader_series> ; # New political science reader series.
   schema:name "After the fall : 1989 and the future of freedom"@en ;
   schema:productID "44720411" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44720411#PublicationEvent/new_york_routledge_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Agent/routledge> ; # Routledge
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415930253> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415930246> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA1Y5852> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44720411> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Series/new_political_science_reader_series> # New political science reader series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44720411> ; # After the fall : 1989 and the future of freedom
   schema:name "New political science reader series." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Series/new_political_science_readers> # New political science readers
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44720411> ; # After the fall : 1989 and the future of freedom
   schema:name "New political science readers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Topic/internationale_orde> # Internationale orde
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Internationale orde"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/795302691#Topic/relations_internationales_1989> # Relations internationales--1989-
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Relations internationales--1989-"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh90004173> # World politics--1989-
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World politics--1989-"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1072730> # Post-communism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Post-communism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110895> # Security, International
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Security, International"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181381> # World politics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "World politics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890077> # Democracy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Democracy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/997251> # Liberty
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Liberty"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22181747> # George N. Katsiaficas
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1949" ;
   schema:familyName "Katsiaficas" ;
   schema:givenName "George N." ;
   schema:name "George N. Katsiaficas" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415930246>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0415930243" ;
   schema:isbn "9780415930246" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415930253>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0415930251" ;
   schema:isbn "9780415930253" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.