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  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...

    Published March 18th 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 6th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Making of Modern Georgia, 1918-2012

    The First Georgian Republic and its Successors

    Edited by Stephen F. Jones

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    When most of Eastern Europe was struggling with dictatorships of one kind or another, the Democratic Republic of Georgia (1918-1921) established a constitution, a parliamentary system with national elections, an active opposition, and a free press. Like the Democratic Republic of Georgia in 1918,...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking Peacebuilding

    The Quest for Just Peace in the Middle East and the Western Balkans

    Edited by Karin Aggestam, Annika Björkdahl

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book presents new theoretical and conceptual perspectives on the problematique of building just and durable peace. Linking peace and justice has sparked lively debates about the dilemmas and trade-offs in several contemporary peace processes. Despite the fact that justice and peace are...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Stalin and the Inevitable War, 1936-1941

    By Silvio Pons

    This is a study of the responses of the Soviet Union to the European crises which led to World War II. It is based on a substantial body of political and diplomatic documents that has become accessible to scholars since the opening up of former Soviet archives in 1992....

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 6th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Gender Culture under State Socialism

    An Expropriated Voice

    Edited by Hana Havelková, Libora Oates-Indruchová

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Politics

    Though there has been much research on the incomplete emancipation project of state socialism in East and Central Europe, very little has been published on how the state and its institutions conceived of gender as a concept. This book seeks to understand if and how this conceptualization developed...

    Published January 8th 2014 by Routledge

  8. From Europeanisation to Diffusion

    Edited by Tanja A. Borzel, Thomas Risse

    Series: West European Politics

    This book provides a comprehensive account of the extent to which policies and institutions of the European Union (EU) spread across different contexts. Are the EU’s attempts to transfer its policies and institutions to accession and neighbourhood countries sustainable and effective? To what degree...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Rural Women in the Soviet Union and Post-Soviet Russia

    By Liubov Denisova

    Edited by Irina Mukhina

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    This is the first full-length history of Russian peasant women in the 20th century in English. Filling a significant gap in the literature on rural studies and gender studies of the twentieth century Russia, it is the first to take the story into the twenty-first century. It offers a comprehensive...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. International Influence Beyond Conditionality

    Postcommunist Europe after EU enlargement

    Edited by Rachel A. Epstein, Ulrich Sedelmeier

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The European Union’s (EU) membership conditionality has been perceived as a highly effective means of influence on non-member states in the run-up to the 2004 and 2007 enlargements. According to the incentive-based explanation that dominates the literature, conditionality has been particularly...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge