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A quarter century of post-communism assessed, edited by M. Steven Fish, Graeme Gill & Milenko Petrovic

Label
A quarter century of post-communism assessed
Title
A quarter century of post-communism assessed
Statement of responsibility
edited by M. Steven Fish, Graeme Gill & Milenko Petrovic
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
320.947
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1962-
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  • Fish, M. Steven
  • Gill, Graeme J.,
  • Petrovic, Milenko,
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  • Europe, Eastern
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Former Soviet republics
  • Former Soviet republics
Label
A quarter century of post-communism assessed, edited by M. Steven Fish, Graeme Gill & Milenko Petrovic
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • A Quarter Century of Post-Communism Assessed; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Introduction; Notes; Part I General Trends and Regional Patterns; Chapter 1: What Has a Quarter Century of Post-Communism Taught Us About the Correlates of Democracy?; Structural Explanations for Regime Outcomes; Data; Analysis of Data; The Structural Correlates of Democracy: A Closer Look; Wealth and Democracy; Fuels Dependence; Proximity to the West; Religion; Taking Stock of the Strengths and Limitations of Structural Explanations; Alternatives to Structural Explanations; Constitutional Arrangements
  • LeadershipConclusion; Bibliography; Chapter 2: Post-Communist Transition Under the Umbrella of Uneven EUropeanisation: East Central Europe, the Baltic States and the Balkans; A Different Desire for Post-Communist Reform, But a Similar Need for Foreign Assistance; The Different Level of Foreign Assistance as a Consequence of the Different Choices Made at the Beginning of Post-Communist Transition; The Slow Progress of the Western BalkansAfter the Completion of the 2004/2007 Enlargement: Domestic Problems, or a Lack of EU Assistance and Interest?
  • Socio-political Conditions and Open Issues in the Western Balkan StatesThe EU Response; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Chapter 3: Trajectories of Political Development in the Post-Soviet States; Culture and Regime Forms; The Role of Agency; The Nature of Regime Change; Model 1; Model 4; Model 2; Model 3; Regime Change and Political Trajectory; Notes; Bibliography; Chapter 4: Curbing Post-Communist Corruption: External Pressure vs. Domestic Commitment; Introduction; The Corruption Situation; Bulgaria and Romania: Some Comparisons and Contrasts; The Russian Conundrum; Georgia's Success
  • ConclusionsNotes; Bibliography; Part II Central and Eastern Europe; Chapter 5: The V4 Countries and the EU: A Comparative Perspective; Introduction; Foreign Trade; Main Trade Partners and Product Groups; Trade in Value Added: Domestic and Foreign Value-Added in Total Exports; Foreign Direct Investment; Research and Development; Structural Challenges and Integration to the EU's Knowledge Markets; Labour Migration; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; Chapter 6: Constitutional Identity? The Hungarian Model of Illiberal Democracy; Terminology and Conceptualization
  • Illiberal Developments, Anti-Democratic BacklashIlliberalism and the Emergence of a New Political Community: The National System of Cooperation; Illiberal Democracy as Constitutional Identity; Causes and Explanations; Values and Political Culture; Orbán and His Strategy: The Rhetoric and Politics of the "Dark Side"; The Rhetoric of Finishing the Political Transition Suspended in 1990; The Rhetoric of Stability and Governance by the People Instead of Debates; A Little Help from the Constitutional Structure...; Economic Hardship; Shift and Legacy: Concluding Remarks; Notes; Bibliography
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ocn972478008
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1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319434377
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)972478008
Label
A quarter century of post-communism assessed, edited by M. Steven Fish, Graeme Gill & Milenko Petrovic
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • A Quarter Century of Post-Communism Assessed; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Introduction; Notes; Part I General Trends and Regional Patterns; Chapter 1: What Has a Quarter Century of Post-Communism Taught Us About the Correlates of Democracy?; Structural Explanations for Regime Outcomes; Data; Analysis of Data; The Structural Correlates of Democracy: A Closer Look; Wealth and Democracy; Fuels Dependence; Proximity to the West; Religion; Taking Stock of the Strengths and Limitations of Structural Explanations; Alternatives to Structural Explanations; Constitutional Arrangements
  • LeadershipConclusion; Bibliography; Chapter 2: Post-Communist Transition Under the Umbrella of Uneven EUropeanisation: East Central Europe, the Baltic States and the Balkans; A Different Desire for Post-Communist Reform, But a Similar Need for Foreign Assistance; The Different Level of Foreign Assistance as a Consequence of the Different Choices Made at the Beginning of Post-Communist Transition; The Slow Progress of the Western BalkansAfter the Completion of the 2004/2007 Enlargement: Domestic Problems, or a Lack of EU Assistance and Interest?
  • Socio-political Conditions and Open Issues in the Western Balkan StatesThe EU Response; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Chapter 3: Trajectories of Political Development in the Post-Soviet States; Culture and Regime Forms; The Role of Agency; The Nature of Regime Change; Model 1; Model 4; Model 2; Model 3; Regime Change and Political Trajectory; Notes; Bibliography; Chapter 4: Curbing Post-Communist Corruption: External Pressure vs. Domestic Commitment; Introduction; The Corruption Situation; Bulgaria and Romania: Some Comparisons and Contrasts; The Russian Conundrum; Georgia's Success
  • ConclusionsNotes; Bibliography; Part II Central and Eastern Europe; Chapter 5: The V4 Countries and the EU: A Comparative Perspective; Introduction; Foreign Trade; Main Trade Partners and Product Groups; Trade in Value Added: Domestic and Foreign Value-Added in Total Exports; Foreign Direct Investment; Research and Development; Structural Challenges and Integration to the EU's Knowledge Markets; Labour Migration; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; Chapter 6: Constitutional Identity? The Hungarian Model of Illiberal Democracy; Terminology and Conceptualization
  • Illiberal Developments, Anti-Democratic BacklashIlliberalism and the Emergence of a New Political Community: The National System of Cooperation; Illiberal Democracy as Constitutional Identity; Causes and Explanations; Values and Political Culture; Orbán and His Strategy: The Rhetoric and Politics of the "Dark Side"; The Rhetoric of Finishing the Political Transition Suspended in 1990; The Rhetoric of Stability and Governance by the People Instead of Debates; A Little Help from the Constitutional Structure...; Economic Hardship; Shift and Legacy: Concluding Remarks; Notes; Bibliography
Control code
ocn972478008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319434377
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)972478008

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