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Welcome to the desert of post-socialism : radical politics after Yugoslavia

Author: Srećko Horvat; Igor Štiks
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume offers a profound analysis of post-socialist economic and political transformation in the Balkans, involving deeply unequal societies and oligarchical democracies. The contributions deconstruct the persistent imaginary of the Balkans, pervasive among outsiders to the region, who see it as no more than a repository of ethnic conflict, corruption and violence. Providing a much needed critical examination  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Srećko Horvat; Igor Štiks
ISBN: 9781781686201 1781686203 1781686211 9781781686218
OCLC Number: 891001525
Description: 280 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Srecko Horvat and Igor Štiks.

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"Finally a book we have been waiting for. A cold analytic look free of all versions of Balkanism, free of nostalgia for Yugoslav self-management Socialism, but also free of all illusions about Read more...

 
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