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Szelényi, Iván

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Works: 37 works in 176 publications in 6 languages and 4,548 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Publishing director
Classifications: HD1415, 338.1091717
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Publications about Iván Szelényi
Publications by Iván Szelényi
Most widely held works by Iván Szelényi
Privatizing the land rural political economy in post-communist societies ( file )
11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
Focusing especially on the 1970s and 1980s in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union, this work provides an overview of reforms in socialist agrarian systems. Empirical evidence is used by the contributors to provide an assessment of how agrarian economies performed in different communist countries. The Soviet and Eastern European experience is contrasted with reforms in China, Vietnam and Cuba to provide a detailed account of agricultural restructuring after the collapse of communism in Europe and Asia
The intellectuals on the road to class power by György Konrád( Book )
14 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
Cities after socialism : urban and regional change and conflict in post-socialist societies by Gregory D Andrusz( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
What role are the doctrines of neo-liberalism, imported from the West, playing in the remaking of urban societies and policies, and what are the consequences of this policy 'recipe'? These are some of the fascinating and pressing questions addressed in Cities after Socialism
Cities in recession : critical responses to the urban policies of the new right by Iván Szelényi( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Urban inequalities under state socialism by Iván Szelényi( Book )
13 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Making capitalism without capitalists : class formation and elite struggles in post-communist Central Europe by Gil Eyal( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
1989 is seen as a successful revolution led by the former technocratic fraction of the old Communist ruling estate against the bureaucracy. In order to secure its victory, however, the technocracy had to make substantial concessions to the former dissident intelligentsia. The irony of the post-Communist way to capitalism is that these most unlikely actors see "building capitalism" as their historic task
Socialist entrepreneurs : embourgeoisement in rural Hungary by Iván Szelényi( Book )
11 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Poverty, ethnicity, and gender in Eastern Europe during the market transition ( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Patterns of exclusion : constructing Gypsy ethnicity and the making of an underclass in transitional societies of Europe by János Ladányi( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
"Drawing on historical and demographic data from the past 150 years, Ivan Szelenyi and Janos Ladanyi examine how the social conditions of the Roma (Gypsies) has changed over time and across countries. While Gypsies always tended to be poor and at the margins of society, the depth and nature of their poverty and the ways they were excluded varied substantially. In addition to providing a detailed history of these changes, the book also contributes to debates regarding Gypsies' status as part of an underclass. The historical case studies show that during the nineteenth century Gypsies belonged to the lower class, during the interwar years they could be seen as a lower caste, and it is only during the last two decades that they are in the process of becoming an underclass. The underclass debate has so far been framed in ideological terms. This book's main aim is to turn this ideological controversy into an analytic project: under what socioeconomic conditions is a social group's situation sufficiently different from earlier times? Is its exclusion from society sufficiently rigid that underclass is the concept that best describes its condition?" --Publisher's Website
Die Intelligenz auf dem Weg zur Klassenmacht by György Konrád( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in German and held by 97 libraries worldwide
La marche au pouvoir des intellectuels : le cas des pays de l'est by György Konrád( Book )
5 editions published in 1979 in French and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Elity w Polsce, w Rosji i na Węgrzech : wymiana czy reprodukcja? ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in Polish and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Los intelectuales y el poder : "intelligentsia" y poder de clase en los países socialistas europeos by György Konrád( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A lakóhely ming közösség by Ferenc Nemes( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in Hungarian and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Harmadik út? : polgárosodás a vidéki Magyarországon by Iván Szelényi( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in Hungarian and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Új osztály, állam, politika by Iván Szelényi( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in Hungarian and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A Szocialista városok és a szociológia. [A kötet tanulmányait válogatta és a bevezetö tanulmányt irta: ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in Hungarian and Undetermined and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Privatizing the Land Rural Political Economy in Post-Communist and Socialist by Iván Szelényi( file )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
This book offers an overview of reforms in state socialist agrarian systems during the 1970s and 1980s in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union. This experience is contrasted to reforms in China, Vietnam and Cuba
Az értelmiség útja az osztályhatalomhoz; esszé by György Konrád( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in Hungarian and Undetermined and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Seleni, Ivan
Seleni, Ivan, 1938-
Languages
English (110)
Hungarian (18)
German (13)
French (5)
Polish (5)
Spanish (3)
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