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  1. Hungarian-British Diplomacy 1938-1941

    The Attempt to Maintain Relations

    By András D. Bán

    This book deals with the relationship between Britain and Hungary during the crucial years 1938-1941. In addition to archival research in London and Budapest, mostly about the relations of the governments, Bán's work broadens into political, social, intellectual and cultural history. This is one of...

    Published March 11th 2004 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. Repression and Resistance in Communist Europe

    By Jason Sharman

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book explores the role of coercion in the relationship between the citizens and regimes of communist Eastern Europe. Looking in detail at Soviet collectivisation in 1928-34, the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 and the Polish Solidarity Movement of 1980-84, it shows how the system excluded channels...

    Published June 26th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Social Capital and the Transition to Democracy

    Edited by Gabriel Badescu, Eric Uslaner

    Series: Routledge Studies of Societies in Transition

    The concept of social capital has been used by political scientists to explain both the transition to democracy in Eastern Europe and the decline of social cohesion in Western societies. This edited collection presents the latest quantitative research on how post-communist countries are adapting to...

    Published June 5th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Constructing Post-Soviet Geopolitics in Estonia

    By Pami Aalto

    Series: Routledge Studies in Geopolitics

    This work examines the construction of post-Soviet political space, geopolitical discourses and boundaries in Estonia. Making use of innovative methodological solutions such as Q-methodology, its analysis includes in-depth interviews that elucidate a variety of issues through human experience and...

    Published May 15th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Ukraine's Foreign and Security Policy 1991-2000

    By Roman Wolczuk

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book analyses Ukraine's relations with each of its neighbours in the 1990s. It examines the degree to which these relations fitted into Ukraine's broad objective of reorienting its key political ties from East to West, and asseses the extent to which Ukraine succeeded in achieving this...

    Published October 17th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Contemporary Belarus

    Between Democracy and Dictatorship

    Edited by Elena Korosteleva, Colin Lawson, Rosalind Marsh

    Belarus is unique among the states of the former Soviet bloc, in that after a decade of transition', the country remains stalled' and backward-oriented. Political and economic changes are characterised by half-measures, and recently a new suppression of dissent has been introduced; the country...

    Published October 10th 2002 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. Ethnic Cleansing in the Balkans

    Nationalism and the Destruction of Tradition

    By Cathie Carmichael

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Ethnic Cleansing in the Balkans looks at the phenomenon of ethnic cleansing in the Balkans over the last two hundred years. It argues that the events that occurred during this time can be demystified, that the South East of Europe was not destined to become violent and that constructions of the...

    Published August 15th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Region, State and Identity in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Judy Batt, Kataryna Wolczuk

    Series: Routledge Studies in Federalism and Decentralization

    The papers that comprise this collection examine the role of competing European, national, ethnic and regional identities over the introduction of new regional levels of government in the former Soviet and now Central and Eastern European states....

    Published July 30th 2002 by Routledge