Elites After State Socialism: Theories and Analysis

By: Higley, John and Lengyel, Gyorgy, Editors

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ix + 252 pp. Index. "This book presents much new research on the configurations of political and economic elites that have emerged in the main countries of Central and Eastern Europe since the demise of state socialism a decade ago. Drawing on the most recent survey and other studies of these elites, the book concentrates on developments during the second half of the 1990s. It explores the elite circulations, differentations, and competitions that now underpin, but in some countries also still inhibit, democratic stability and economic growth. Chapters on Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Eastern Germany, Hungary, Poland Serbia and Slovakia are by recognized experts in the countries...an epilogue assesses the prospects and trajectory of elite theory "after marxism". Black leatherette hard covers are clean and crisp, spine gilt bright. Interior remains of old price sticker on first fly, otherwise crisp and fresh.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: Elites After State Socialism: Theories and Analysis

Author Name: Higley, John and Lengyel, Gyorgy, Editors

Categories: History: Eastern Europe, Socialism/Communism, Philosophy,Social Sciences,

Publisher: Lanham, Maryland, Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc: 2000

ISBN Number: 0847698963

ISBN Number 13: 9780847698967

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001102

Keywords: ELITE SOCIAL SCIENCES SOCIALISM HISTORY,