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Democracy in Poland

Author: Marjorie Castle; Ray Taras
Publisher: Boulder, Col. : Westview Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Through their analysis of Polish politics, the authors of this study explain the complexity and uncertainty of political processes and outcomes in Poland. The focus is on contemporary politics.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Castle, Marjorie.
Democracy in Poland.
Boulder, Col. : Westview Press, 2002
(OCoLC)649569751
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie Castle; Ray Taras
ISBN: 0813339359 9780813339351 0813339952 9780813339955
OCLC Number: 49249710
Notes: First ed. published in 1995 under title: Consolidating democracy in Poland.
Description: xx, 291 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Understanding a Functioning Democracy --
Historic Discontinuities: Shaping Poland's Political Traditions --
Beginnings: Dynastic Poland --
Democratic Breakthrough: The Republican Commonwealth --
Reform and Breakdown: The Destruction of the Commonwealth --
Resistance: The Struggle for Independence --
Political Traditions: Polonia Reconstituta --
The Communist Era: The System and Its Crises --
The Soviet Model and Its Polish Variant --
The International Environment --
Socialist Socioeconomic Development --
Political Culture --
Political Structures and Ruling Coalitions --
Popular Mobilization Against Communist Rule --
Impasse --
Regime Change and Democratization --
The Players of Transition --
Roundtable Procedures --
Roundtable Bargaining --
The June 1989 Elections --
After the June Elections: The End of the Communist Party? --
Implications of the Polish Transition --
The Political Players: Elites, Parties, and Other Actors in the Third Republic --
Winners and Losers in the New Democratic Games, 1989-2001 --
Political Elites --
Parties and the Party System --
Other Players on the Political Scene --
The Played Upon: Society --
Cleavages --
Electoral Behavior --
Mass Political Attitudes --
Popular Protests --
Economic Interests versus Religion and the Past --
Political and Economic Arenas: The Institutions of the Third Republic --
Political Structures --
Economic Structures --
Policy Challenges Shaping Poland's Future --
European or Polish? The European Union, NATO, and Neighbors.
Responsibility: Marjorie Castle and Ray Taras.
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