Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society
Herausgeber: Dr. Andreas Umland
A Sociological, Institutional, and Economic Analysis of a Nation-State in the Making45,90 €ibidem496 SeitenUkraine drew significant media attention after the 2013–2014 Revolution of Dignity and the subsequent undeclared war waged by Russia. However, the nature of these events and their impact on the social,...
Alexandra Cotofana, James Nyce
Baltic, Eastern European, and Post-USSR Case Studies45,90 €ibidem320 SeitenReligion and magic have often played important roles in Baltic, Eastern European, and post- USSR societies like those in Russia, Romania, Serbia, Latvia, Kyrgyzstan, and Estonia. Taken together, the studies...
The Use of Power Resources in U.S. Policies towards Poland, Ukraine, and Belarus 1989–200839,90 €ibidem290 SeitenAccording to general Realist premises, after the end of the Cold War, the United States took an interest in remaining the only super power. Accordingly, it was attempting to maintain and manage unipolarity....
Cooperation with Europarties and Its Impact on Party Development in Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine 2004–201539,90 €ibidem264 SeitenBrussels’s idea of a “wider Europe” implies that Europeanisation is not limited to EU member states. The EU can, so it claims, also exert impact beyond its borders. One of the channels of external...
Eine komparative Analyse der Performanz staatlicher Antikorruptionsmaßnahmen im Hochschulsektor am Beispiel universitärer Aufnahmeprüfungen45,90 €ibidem520 SeitenSeit dem Zusammenbruch der Sowjetunion ist Korruption ein Alltagsphänomen postsowjetischer Gesellschaften. Besonders betroffen ist der Bildungssektor. Doch was sind die Ursachen dieser Bildungskorruption,...
Michal Vit, Magdalena M. Baran
Studies on the Building of Nation-States and Their Cooperation in the 20th and 21st Century45,90 €ibidem466 SeitenThis volume compares different regional perspectives on the national and democracy-building aims of individual states. It confronts discourses about national states to regional perspectives on the past...
Evolving Designs as a Transformative Practice in Nagorno-Karabakh and Syria34,90 €ibidem290 SeitenConflict Resolution holds the promise of freeing approaches and policies with regard to politics of identity from the fatalistic grip of realism. While the conceptual literature on identity and conflicts...
Sociological Studies in the Making of the Post-Soviet Citizen29,90 €ibidem202 SeitenThis book is a comprehensive study of the social roots of citizen raising in contemporary Russia. It traces the development of governmental patriotic programs in recent decades, discusses how the Soviet...
The Effects and Implications of Kazakhstan’s Adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards
A Resource Dependence Perspective29,90 €ibidem144 SeitenDespite having an underdeveloped supporting infrastructure and limited resources, Kazakhstan was the first CIS country to require IFRS in 2004 for banks, and in 2005 for all public companies. What were...
Sociographic Essays on the Post-Soviet Infrastructure for Alternative Healing Practices39,90 €ibidem290 SeitenThis volume deals with one of the most understudied aspects of everyday life in Russian society. Its main heroes are the providers of goods and services to whom people turn for healthcare instead of official...