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Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

Series Editor: Terry Cox

The Routledge Europe-Asia Studies Series focuses on the history and current political, social and economic affairs of the countries of the former ‘communist bloc’ of the Soviet Union, Eastern Europe and Asia. As well as providing contemporary analyses it explores the economic, political and social transformation of these countries and the changing character of their relationships with the rest of Europe and Asia.

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1-10 of 17 results in Routledge Europe-Asia Studies
  1. Many Faces of the Caucasus

    Edited by Nino Kemoklidze, Cerwyn Moore, Jeremy Smith, Galina Yemelianova

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    Studies of the Caucasus in the West have been dominated by issues of security and ethnic conflict based on Eurocentric theoretical paradigms. By contrast, this volume offers contributions from researchers working within a range of disciplines, including history, social anthropology, sociology...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Transition Economies after 2008

    Responses to the crisis in Russia and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Martin Myant, Jan Drahokoupil

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    The economic crisis of 2008, starting from the US banking crisis, affected economic and political development in varied ways around the world. This edited volume examines the impact of the crisis on Eastern Europe and Russia, and the resulting policy responses. Taken as a whole, the economies of...

    Published March 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Explaining Policy Change in the European Union's Eastern Neighbourhood

    Edited by Julia Langbein, Tanja Borzel

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This edited volume discusses and challenges the conventional wisdoms dominating the scholarship on policy change in the EU's Eastern neighbourhood countries. Drawing upon new empirical evidence underpinning the contributions to this volume, the authors argue that compliance with, or convergence to,...

    Published February 7th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Civil Society and Social Capital in Post-Communist Eastern Europe

    Edited by Terry Cox

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This book presents a selection of recent research on the general theme of civil society and social capital. In particular, it brings together in one volume a selection of articles that have helped to take the debate forward on the relation between social capital and democratisation and on the role...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Russia and the World

    The Internal-External Nexus

    Edited by Natasha Kuhrt

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This volume brings together analyses of key domestic, foreign and security policy issues during the Putin and Medvedev administrations. Indeed, the chapters demonstrate the extent to which domestic and foreign policy issues are inextricably linked, in particular in the domain of security, whether '...

    Published April 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The European Union, Russia and the Shared Neighbourhood

    Edited by Jackie Gower, Graham Timmins

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    The conflict in South Ossetia in the summer of 2008 and the Ukrainian energy crisis in early 2009 served to highlight the tensions that continue to influence EU-Russia relations in regard to the region comprising the former republics of the Soviet Union or the ‘shared neighbourhood’. This book...

    Published April 12th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 1948 and 1968 – Dramatic Milestones in Czech and Slovak History

    Edited by Laura Cashman

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This volume has been published to coincide with the anniversaries of two significant milestones in Czech and Slovak history – the establishment of communist rule in 1948 and the Prague Spring of 1968 – and in anticipation of the 20th anniversary of the 1989 ‘Velvet Revolution’. Given the ultimate...

    Published February 27th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Reflections on 1989 in Eastern Europe

    Edited by Terry Cox

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This book presents a selection of recent research on the events and developments of 1989 in Eastern Europe. It offers a mix of detailed examinations of the events of 1989 in Eastern Europe, thoughtful and considered appraisals of developments, and ‘middle-range’ theoretical discussions of patterns...

    Published November 21st 2012 by Routledge

  9. Symbolism and Power in Central Asia

    Politics of the Spectacular

    Edited by Sally N. Cummings

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    With the collapse of communism, post-communist societies scrambled to find meaning to their new independence. Central Asia was no exception. Events, relationships, gestures, spatial units and objects produced, conveyed and interpreted meaning. The new power container of the five independent states...

    Published November 13th 2012 by Routledge

  10. EU Conditionality in the Western Balkans

    Edited by Florian Bieber

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This volume examines how European institutions, the European Union in particular through its policy of conditionality, have shaped the post-conflict reconstruction of the Western Balkans. From state-building to democratization and environmental policies, this book explores whether and in...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. New Media in New Europe-Asia
    Edited by Jeremy Morris, Natalya Rulyova, Vlad Strukov
    To Be Published October 3rd 2014

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