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  1. The Political Psychology of War Rape

    Studies from Bosnia and Herzegovina

    By Inger Skjelsbæk

    Series: War, Politics and Experience

    This book provides a conceptual framework for understanding war rape and its impact, through empirical examination of the case of Bosnia. Providing a contextual understanding of sexual violence in war, and situating Bosnian war rape in relation to subsequent conflicts, the book offers a...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of International Law and Compliance

    Serbia, Croatia and The Hague Tribunal

    By Nikolas M. Rajkovic

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    Leading the debate on the domestic effect of the growing influence of international adjudication, this invaluable text examines Serbia and Croatia’s erratic record of compliance with the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY). Since the demise of the Milosevic and Tudjman...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Freedom of Speech

    Importing European and US Constitutional Models in Transitional Democracies

    By Uladzislau Belavusau

    Series: Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

    This book considers the issue of free speech in transitional democracies focusing on the socio-legal developments in the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Poland. In showing how these Central and Eastern European countries have engaged with free speech models imported from the Council of Europe / EU and...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. New Democracies in Crisis?

    A Comparative Constitutional Study of the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia

    By Paul Blokker

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book considers whether the potential of democracy following the end of the Cold War was diminished by technocratic, judicial control of politics in the new democracies of Central and Eastern Europe. It explores the complexities and drawbacks of modern constitutionalism by offering a...

    Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Prosecuting War Crimes

    Lessons and legacies of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

    Edited by James Gow, Rachel Kerr, Zoran Pajic

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This volume examines the legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), which was created under Chapter VII of the UN Charter as a mechanism explicitly aimed at the restoration and maintenance of international peace and security. As the ICTY has now entered...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Cohesion Policy and Multi-level Governance in South East Europe

    Edited by Ian Bache, George Andreou

    This book considers the extent to which EU cohesion policy and related pre-accession instruments are contributing to the development of more compound polities in south east Europe and, specifically, promoting multi-level governance. In this respect, there are two points of departure: the first is...

    Published August 6th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Kosovo, Intervention and Statebuilding

    The International Community and the Transition to Independence

    Edited by Aidan Hehir

    Series: Routledge Studies in Intervention and Statebuilding

    This book examines international engagement with Kosovo since NATO’s intervention in 1999, and looks at the three distinct phases of Kosovo’s development; intervention, statebuilding and independence. Kosovo remains a case study of central importance in international relations, illustrative of key...

    Published July 16th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Transition to Democracy in Hungary

    Árpád Göncz and the Post-Communist Hungarian Presidency

    By Dae Soon Kim

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

    Unlike in other countries of Eastern Europe where the opposition to communism came in the form of single mass movements led by charismatic leaders such as Václav Havel and Lech Walesa, in Hungary the opposition was very fragmented, brought together and made effective only by the authoritative,...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Destination NATO

    Defence Reform in Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2003–13

    By Rohan Maxwell, John Andreas Olsen

    Series: Whitehall Papers

    Defence reform has been a major component of Bosnia’s stabilisation and nation-building. Though true for many cases of post-conflict transition, it is especially so for Bosnia, which arguably has the most complex state structure in Europe. Ten years on from the start of Bosnia’s defence-reform...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Social Networks and Public Support for the European Union

    By Elizabeth Radziszewski

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Although political conversations on European integration are common, they are not part of existing explanations for attitude formation on the EU. This book examines the impact of social interactions, specifically interpersonal and informal discussions, on shaping individuals’ views on European...

    Published June 16th 2013 by Routledge