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Title After the collapse of communism : comparative lessons of transitions / edited by Michael McFaul, Kathryn Stoner-Weiss
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, [2004]
©2004

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Description vii, 264 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction : the evolving social science of postcommunism / Michael McFaul and Kathryn Stoner-Weiss -- 1. The triumph of nation-states : lessons from the collapse of the Soviet Union, Yugoslavia, and Czechoslovakia / Philip G. Roeder -- 2. The fourth wave of democracy and dictatorship : noncooperative transitions in the postcommunist world / Michael McFaul -- 3. Circumstances versus policy choices : why has the economic performance of the Soviet successor states been so poor? / Vladimir Popov -- 4. Whither the central state? : the regional sources of Russia's stalled reforms / Kathryn Stoner-Weiss -- 5. Parties, citizens, and the prospects for democratic consolidation in Russia / Timothy J. Colton -- 6. Comparative democratization : lessons from Russia and the postcommunist world / Valerie Bunce -- 7. Russians as joiners : realist and liberal conceptions of postcommunist Europe / James M. Goldgeier and Michael McFaul
Notes "This collection of essays is the result of a conference convened at Princeton University marking the ten year anniversary of the collapse of the Soviet Union."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses.
Post-communism -- Former Soviet republics -- Congresses.
Post-communism -- Russia (Federation) -- Congresses.
Democracy -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses.
Democracy -- Former Soviet republics -- Congresses.
Democracy -- Russia (Federation) -- Congresses.
Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government -- 1989- -- Congresses.
Former Soviet republics -- Politics and government -- Congresses.
Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991- -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author McFaul, Michael, 1963-
Stoner, Kathryn, 1965-
LC no. 2004040737
ISBN 0521834848 cloth