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Title Aspects of the Orange Revolution. III, The context and dynamics of the 2004 Ukrainian Presidential Elections / edited by Ingmar Bredies, Andreas Umland and Valentin Yakushik
Published Stuttgart : Ibidem-Verlag, 2014
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Description 1 online resource
Series Soviet and post-soviet politics and society
Soviet and post-Soviet politics and society.
Contents Introduction; Approaches to a 'Watershed' in Ukrainian Politics; 1 Prelude to a Mass Rebellion; Fraud before the 'Revolution': Special Precincts in Ukraine's 2002 Parliamentary Election; 2 Why and How It Happened; Orange Ukraine Chooses the West, but Without the East; Regional Political Cleavages, Electoral Behavior, and Historical Legacies in Post-Communist Ukraine; Shades of Orange: The Electoral Geography of Ukraine's 2004 Presidential Elections; 3 The Context of a Mass Uprising; The Legal Evolution behind the Orange Revolution
Summary The third volume of ""Aspects of the Orange Revolution"" complements the essays of the first two collections providing further historical background on, and analytical insight into, the events at Kyiv in late 2004. Its seven contributions by both established and younger specialists range from electoral statistics to musicology, and deal with, among other issues, such questions as: Why had blatant election fraud not generated mass protest before 2004, but, in that year, did? How was Viktor Yushchenko able to collect enough votes to defeat the establishment candidate Viktor Yanukovych, and becom
Subject Presidents -- Ukraine -- Election -- 2004.
Ukraine -- History -- Orange Revolution, 2004.
Ukraine -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Bredies, Ingmar, 1977- editor
Umland, Andreas, editor
I͡Akushyk, V. M. (Valentyn Mykhaĭlovych), 1956- editor
ISBN 3838258037 (electronic bk.)
9783838258034 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Context and dynamics of the 2004 Ukrainian Presidential Elections