The Rebirth of East Europe
For freshman/junior-level courses in Eastern European Politics, Cold War History, Comparative Politics, International Relations.Designed especially to meet the needs of introductory-level students and to quickly enlighten them about East Europe, this comprehensive, multiperspective overview covers everything that's politically relevant for the region-geography, political history, Soviet occupation, Cold War, system collapse, and the struggles to found stable democracies.
- Paperback | 204 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 15.24mm | 317.51g
- 10 Jun 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
- 4th edition
Table of contents
Introduction: East Europe as a Unit of Study. 1. Caught between Empires. 2. Flunking Democracy: The Interwar Years. 3. East Europe and World War II. 4. The Communist Takeovers. 5. The Hated Regimes. 6. "We Pretend to Work": The Decay of Communism. 7. 1989: The Gorbachev Factor. 8. The Struggle for Democracy. 9. The Horrors of Yugoslavia. 10. Lessons, Hopes, Fears. Index.