Herausgeber: Dr. Sabine Fischer (Deutsches Institut für Internationales und Sicherheit, Berlin), Prof. Dr. Heiko Pleines (Research Centre for Eastern European Studies, Universität Bremen), Prof. Dr. Hans-Henning Schröder (Freie Universität Berlin)
Die Buchreihe Changing Europe besteht aus editierten Büchern, die sich mit aktuellen Themen aus Politik, Wirtschaft und Sozialwesen in Osteuropa und der erweiterted EU beschäftigen. Der Kern der Reihe sind die Beiträge zu den Changing Europe Summer Schools, die vom Research Centre for East European Studies der Universität Bremen ausgerichtet werden..
Christin Landgraf, Heiko Pleines
Interest Representation and Europeanization of Trade Unions from EU Member States of the Eastern Enlargement34,90 €ibidem326 SeitenThis book examines the integration of major trade unions from the six biggest countries of EU's Eastern enlargement into EU governance structures. Based on extensive empirical research, including more...
Andreas Heinrich, Heiko Pleines
Export Pipelines from the CIS Region
Geopolitics, Securitization, and Political Decision-Making34,90 €ibidem300 SeitenThis timely collection offers fresh perspectives on the analysis of the ‘New Great Game’ – the fight for access to the former Soviet Union’s energy resources. Thus far the export of crude oil and...
Leonid Kosals, Heiko Pleines
Governance Failure and Reform Attempts after the Global Economic Crisis of 2008/09
Case Studies from Central and Eastern Europe34,90 €ibidem238 SeitenThe global economic crisis of 2008/2009 has had a broad impact far beyond economic concerns. Most importantly, it has been seen as a crisis of governance and debates have not just questioned specific regulations,...
Zdenka Mansfeldová, Heiko Pleines
Informal relations from democratic representation to corruption
Case studies from Central and Eastern Europe34,90 €ibidem308 SeitenInformal relations have been one of the major research topics of the social sciences since the 1990s. In order to allow for meaningful comparisons between different combinations of the positive and negative...
Heiko Pleines, Sabine Fischer
Civil Society in Central and Eastern Europe29,90 €ibidem180 SeitenThe book series Changing Europe contains edited volumes dealing with current political, economic and social affairs in Eastern Europe and the enlarged EU. The core of the series is formed by contributions...
The EU and Central & Eastern Europe
Successes and Failures of Europeanization in Politics and Society24,90 €ibidem168 SeitenThe changes in post-socialist Central and Eastern European countries have been affected by external influences more than any preceding wave of democratization. The contributions in this volume reflect...
Heiko Pleines, Julia Kusznir
Trade Unions from Post-Socialist Member States in EU Governance24,90 €ibidem198 SeitenThe central question addressed by the papers collected in this book is whether trade unions from the post-socialist states have successfully represented their interests at the EU level. At issue is not...
Heiko Pleines, Sabine Fischer
Crises and Conflicts in Post-Socialist Societies
The Role of Ethnic, Political and Social Identities29,90 €ibidem224 SeitenPost-socialist transformations in Central and Eastern Europe have been characterised by historically shaped crises and conflicts on all levels of political, economic and societal life. Minority and ethno-political...
Daniela Obradovic, Heiko Pleines
The Capacity of Central and East European Interest Groups to Participate in EU Governance29,90 €ibidem246 SeitenThe integration of ten Central and East European countries (CEEC) into the EU as part of the 2004 and 2007 enlargements poses new challenges to EU governance, as the number of countries involved has thereby...
Jochen Tholen, David Lane, Gyorgy Lengyel
Restructuring of the Economic Elites after State Socialism
Recruitment, Institutions and Attitudes34,90 €ibidem352 SeitenThe collapse of the former socialist states has led to the transformation of their political, economic and social systems as well as a major change in international orientations. In this context, new economic...