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Communist and postcommunist political systems : an introduction.

Author: Stephen White
Publisher: Basingstoke : Macmillan Education, 1990.
Series: Comparative government and politics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd ed.View all editions and formats
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Aims to provide an accurate and up-to-date guide to communist and post-communist political systems. This edition is produced by different authors, has been substantially rewritten and includes a new  Read more...

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Communist and postcommunist political systems.
Basingstoke : Macmillan Education, 1990
(OCoLC)645302537
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen White
ISBN: 0333535472 9780333535479 0333535480 9780333535486
OCLC Number: 21592881
Notes: Previous edition: published as Communist political systems / Stephen White, John Gardner, George Schopflin. 1987.
Description: xi, 357 pages : ilus. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Part 1 The comparative study of communist and postcommunist states: the development of the communist state system; the communist world - from the 1980s to the 1990s; models of communist politics. Part 2 Histories, societies and political cultures: the USSR - the heritage of autocracy; Eastern Europe - political traditions old and new; the political culture of China. Part 3 Structures of government: the USSR - constitution, legislature and government; structures of government in Eastern Europe; China - constitution, participants and bureaucrats. Part 4 The party systems: the structure and role of the CPSU; political parties in Eastern Europe; the communist party of China - role and organization. Part 5 The leaderships: the Soviet leadership - Politburo and Secretariat; leaders in Eastern Europe; the leadership in China. Part 6 The policy process: the USSR - the politics of the command economy; the policy process in Eastern Europe - nationalities in Yugoslavia; the economy and the policy process in China. Part 7 Democracy and citizenship politics: the USSR - democracy, law and civil liberties; the emergence of citizen politics in Eastern Europe; socialist legality, dissent and human rights in China. Part 8 Communist and postcommunist states in comparative perspective: communist and non-communist states - levels of political democracy; communist and non-communist states - comparative economic performance; communist and non-communist states - comparative social welfare.
Series Title: Comparative government and politics.

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