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  1. Slovenia

    Evolving Loyalties

    By John K. Cox

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    A clear and concise introduction to contemporary Slovenia. It examines the country's rapid transition from a collection of provinces in the southern part of the Habsburg Empire, to a republic within Yugoslavia, to an independent state and analyzes the major political and economic developments...

    Published May 12th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Bosnia and Herzegovina

    A Polity on the Brink

    By Francine Friedman

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 8th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Croatia

    Between Europe and the Balkans

    By William Bartlett

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    This book addresses the key developments in economics, politics, international relations and social policy in Croatia over the last decade. It places these developments in their historical context, and shows how current policy dilemmas are structured within the conflicting pressures which...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Bosnia and Herzegovina

    A Polity on the Brink

    By Francine Friedman

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    Emerging from communism in the early 1990s, the new state of Bosnia and Herzegovina was immediately embroiled in devastating ethnonationalist conflict. Now an international protectorate, the choices of its elites may well propel Bosnia either to a stable future, integrated into an expanding...

    Published January 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  5. The Russian Far East

    The Last Frontier?

    By Susan F. Davis

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    This book is a comprehensive introduction to the contemporary Russian Far East (RFE) and offers an argument about federal relations and power in the state. It is the only easily available, single volume book to examine the RFE in such depth....

    Published November 14th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Slovakia

    The Escape from Invisibility

    By Karen Henderson

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    Since Slovakia achieved independent statehood at the end of 1992 it has become one of the most prosperous post-communist states. This book provides a unique and thorough introduction to Slovakia and will enable the reader to understand its multi-faceted nature. The book includes chapters on...

    Published August 15th 2002 by Routledge

  7. The Baltic States

    Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

    By Thomas Lane, Artis Pabriks, Aldis Purs, David J. Smith

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    Since the end of the Cold War there has been an increased interest in the Baltics. The Baltic States brings together three titles, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, to provide a comprehensive and analytical guide integrating history, political science, economic development and contemporary events into...

    Published May 9th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Russia

    A State of Uncertainty

    By Neil Robinson

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    Over the last hundred years, Russia has undergone a succession of failed projects of state construction - from Tzarist modernisation to Soviet state socialism to liberal democratic market capitalism. This new book introduces these vastly different projects and explains their failure in order to...

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  9. Latvia

    The Challenges of Change

    By Artis Pabriks, Aldis Purs

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    The past one hundred years have been a very trying time for Latvia, complete with success, tragedy, and still unrealized promise. Within the course of a generation, the country experienced revolutions, wars and independent statehood, and then the slide into authoritarianism. World War II brought...

    Published July 14th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Estonia

    Independence and European Integration

    By David Smith

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    In 1998, Estonia became the first of the former Soviet republics to enter membership negotiations with the European Union. Since then it has been hailed as 'the model pupil' amongst the current applicants. This study traces the remarkable reforms that have propelled Estonia from the USSR to the...

    Published June 21st 2001 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Azerbaijan: Legacies of the Past and the Trials of Independence
    By Tadeusz Swietochowski
    To Be Published May 31st 2015
  2. Hungary
    By Gábor Bátonyi
    To Be Published November 30th 2015
  3. Macedonia
    By Bogdan Szajkowski
    To Be Published November 30th 2015
  4. Moldova
    By Thomas Hegarty
    To Be Published November 30th 2015

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