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System change in Eastern Europe

System change in Eastern Europe

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Published by Academic Press in San Diego, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementguest editor: Michael Ellman.
SeriesJournal of comparative economics -- vol.19 (1)
ContributionsEllman, Michael.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20767560M

international system Rey Koslowski and Friedrich V. Kratochwil This article sets out a conceptual framework for understanding change in international politics by analyzing the fundamental transformation of the international system occasioned by perestroika and the revolutions in Eastern Europe. But to view the economic situation in Eastern Europe through this prism is to impose a particular viewpoint on people whose motivations may well have been quite different. First of all, it assumes that people in Eastern Europe were very unhappy with the economic system under which they lived. It also assumes that this unhappiness led to revolt.

At the same time, however, the war in the former Yugoslavia threw doubt on the stability of the region. In Three Eras of Political Change in Eastern Europe, Gale Stokes, a noted specialist on the history of Eastern Europe and Yugoslavia, covers a broad range of topics, including the revolutions of In all cases, but especially for the countries in the southern part of Eastern Europe, known as the Balkans (Romania, Bulgaria, central and southern Yugoslavia, and Albania), foreign rule was repressive, abusive, and beyond the ability of the people living under it to influence or reform short of revolution.

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