Central and East European politics : from communism to democracy / edited by Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry.
Contributor(s): Wolchik, Sharon L | Curry, Jane Leftwich.Material type: BookCall no.: DJK51 .C468 2011Publication: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2011Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xiii, 418 p. : ill., maps.ISBN: 9780742567337 (cloth : alk. paper); 0742567338 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780742567344 (paper : alk. paper); 0742567346 (paper : alk. paper).Subject(s): Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government -- 1989- | Europe, Central -- Politics and government -- 1989- | Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern | Post-communism -- Europe, Central | Democracy -- Europe, Eastern | Democracy -- Europe, Central | North Atlantic Treaty Organization -- Europe, Eastern | North Atlantic Treaty Organization -- Europe, Central | European Union -- Europe, Eastern | European Union -- Europe, Central
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pt. 1. Introduction. Democracy, the market, and the return to Europe : from communism to the European Union and NATO / Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry -- pt. 2. Policies and issues. The political transition / Valerie Bunce ; Re-creating the market / Sharon Fisher ; Ethnicity, nationalism, and the expansion of democracy / Zsuzsa Csergo ; Women's participation in postcommunist politics / Marilyn Rueschemeyer ; EU accession and the role of international actors / Ronald Linden ; Security issues : NATO and beyond / Jeffrey Simon and Joshua Spero -- pt. 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 : appraising the past and adjusting to the present / Federigo Argentieri ; The Baltic States : changes and challenges in the new Europe / Daina Stukuls Eglitis ; Buglaria [sic, i.e., Bulgaria] : progress and development / Janusz Bugajski ; Former Yugoslavia and its successors / Mark Baskin and Paula Pickering ; Romania since 1989 : living beyond the past / John Gledhill and Charles King ; Ukraine : muddling along / Taras Kuzio ; Albania : the challenges of transition / Elez Biberaj -- pt. 4. Conclusion: What now? / Sharon L. Wolchik and Jane L. Curry.
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