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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 205 new and published books in the subject of Eastern European Politics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Communism and Development (Routledge Revivals)

    By Robert Bideleux

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1985, this book provides a comprehensive reappraisal of the diverse Communist development strategies that shaped the twentieth century. Robert Bideleux emphasises the appalling human and economic costs of the most widely adopted ‘Stalinist’ strategies of forced industrialisation...

    To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Populist Radical Right in Central and Eastern Europe

    Ideology, impact, and electoral performance

    By Andrea Pirro

    Series: Extremism and Democracy

    Often neglected in the study of far right organisations, post-communist Europe recently witnessed the rise and fall of a number of populist radical right parties. The Populist Radical Right in Central and Eastern Europe is the first comparative study to focus on the ideology, impact, and electoral...

    Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Democratizing Central and Eastern Europe

    Successes and failures of the European Union

    By Luca Tomini

    Series: Democratization Studies

    At first, it was believed that accession to the EU would have a positive effect on the process of democratization in former communist countries. However, over time it became clear that difficulties with the democratic system endured in a number of these countries. This book reconsiders the results...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Soviet Documents on the Use of War Experience

    Volume One: The Initial Period of War 1941

    The Soviet Study of War" series examines the lessons Soviet military theorists and commanders learned from the study of their own military experience. These are translations of Soviet documents....

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Azerbaijan

    Legacies of the Past and the Trials of Independence

    By Tadeusz Swietochowski

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    Endowed with a large wealth of oil and situated in a strategic position at the crossroads of diverse influences, Azerbaijan occupies a special place among the independent republics that emerged from the break-up of the USSR. This book focuses on the Soviet and post-Soviet Azerbaijan, presenting in...

    Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Russian Military into the 21st Century

    Edited by Stephen J. Cimbala

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Military Theory and Practice

    This work attempts to clarify the major problems facing Russia's armed forces in the present and immediate future. It covers threats from terrorists, break away republics and threats from outside Russia's borders. The book also includes political and economic problems facing the military....

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Ethnic Diversity and the Nation State

    National Cultural Autonomy Revisited

    By David J. Smith, John Hiden

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    This book explores a largely forgotten legacy of multicultural political thought and practice from within Eastern Europe and examines its relevance to post-Cold War debates on state and nationhood. Featuring a Preface by former UK Home Secretary Charles Clarke, it weaves theory and practice to...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Democratization and Market Reform in Developing and Transitional Countries

    Think Tanks as Catalysts

    By James G. McGann

    This book explores the pivotal role of think tanks in the democratization and economic reform movements by evaluating their overall effect on the transformation process in developing and transitional countries around the world. James G. McGann assesses twenty-three think tanks, located in nine...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Perceptions of the European Union in New Member States

    A Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Gabriella Ilonszki

    The book explores the views of elites alongside those of the wider population in the European Union. The chapters place the new member states – and the potential candidate Serbia – on the map of Europe in this context for the first time. The volume's comparative method goes beyond the standard old...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Soviet Documents on the Use of War Experience

    Volume Two: The Winter Campaign, 1941-1942

    By David M. Glantz, Harold S. Orenstein

    The Soviet Study of War" series examines the lessons Soviet military theorists and commanders learned from the study of their own military experience. These are translations of Soviet documents....

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge