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Central and East European politics : from communism to democracy

Author: Sharon L Wolchik; Jane Leftwich Curry
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2011
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2. edView all editions and formats
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Now in a fully updated edition, this essential text explores the other half of Europe, the new and future members of the EU along with the problems and potential they bring to the region and to the  Read more...

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Central and East European politics.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2011
(DLC) 2010032478
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon L Wolchik; Jane Leftwich Curry
ISBN: 9780742567337 0742567338 9780742567344 0742567346 9780742567351 0742567354
OCLC Number: 897040593
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 418 p.) illustrations, maps
Contents: Part I: Introduction Chapter 1: Democracy, the Market, and the Return to Europe: From Communism to the European Union and NATO Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry Part II: Policies and Issues Chapter 2: The Political Transition Valerie Bunce Chapter 3: Re-Creating the Market Sharon Fisher Chapter 4: Ethnicity, Nationalism, and the Expansion of Democracy Zsuzsa Csergo Chapter 5: Women's Participation in Postcommunist Politics Marilyn Rueschemeyer Chapter 6: EU Accession and the Role of International Actors Ronald Linden Chapter 7: Security Issues: NATO and Beyond Jeffrey Simon and Joshua Spero Part III: Case Studies Chapter 8: Poland: The Politics of "God's Playground" Jane L. Curry Chapter 9: The Czech and Slovak Republics: Two Paths to the Same Destination Sharon L. Wolchik Chapter 10: Hungary: Appraising the Past and Adjusting to the Present Federigo Argentieri Chapter 11: The Baltic States: Changes and Challenges in the New Europe Daina Stukuls Eglitis Chapter 12: Bulgaria: Progress and Development Janusz Bugajski Chapter 13: Former Yugoslavia and Its Successors Mark Baskin and Paula Pickering Chapter 14: Romania since 1989: Living beyond the Past John Gledhill and Charles King Chapter 15: Ukraine: Muddling Along Taras Kuzio Chapter 16: Albania: The Challenges of Transition Elez Biberaj Part IV: Conclusion Chapter 17: What Now? Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry
Responsibility: edited by Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry

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