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Central and East European politics : from communism to democracy

Author: Sharon L Wolchik; Jane Leftwich Curry
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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Now fully updated, this text explores the post-communist half of Europe along with the problems and potential it brings, offering an authoritative and up-to-date analysis of the transformations in  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon L Wolchik; Jane Leftwich Curry
ISBN: 9781442224209 1442224207 9781442224216 1442224215 9781442224223 1442224223
OCLC Number: 1020489839
Notes: Restricted admission to print
Description: 1 online resource (567 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: PART 1. INTRODUCTION --
Twenty-five years after 1989 : issues in postcommunist Europe / Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry --
PART 2. POLICIES AND ISSUES --
The political transition / Valerie Bunce --
Re-creating the market / Sharon Fisher --
Social aspects of transformation / Alfio Cerami --
Ethnicity, nationalism, and the expansion of democracy / Zsuzsa Csergo --
Women's participation in postcommunist politics / Marilyn Rueschemeyer --
Transitional justice in Central and Eastern Europe / Peter Rozic and Brian Grodsky --
EU accession and after / Ronald Linden with Shane Killian --
Security issues : NATO and beyond / Joshua Spero --
PART 3. CASE STUDIES --
Poland : the politics of "god's playground" / Jane L. Curry --
The Czech and Slovak Republics : two paths to the same destination / Sharon L. Wolchik --
Hungary : from postcommunism to populist nationalism / Federigo Argentieri --
The Baltic countries : changes and challenges in the new Europe / Daina S. Eglitis --
Bulgaria : progress and development / Janusz Bugajski --
Romania : old problems and new challenges / Daniel Brett --
Albania : the challenges of transition / Elez Biberaj --
Former Yugoslavia and its successors / Mark Baskin and Paula Pickering --
Ukraine : leaving the crossroads / Taras Kuzio --
PART 4. CONCLUSION --
Twenty-five years after 1989 : a balance sheet / Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry

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