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Central and South-Eastern Europe 2016

16th Edition

Edited by Europa Publications

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908 pages

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Description

A comprehensive survey of the countries and territories of this region, incorporating the latest economic and socio-political developments.

New for 2016:

- discussion and expert analysis of elections throughout the region

- details of developments in relations with the EU for current and prospective members, and within the eurozone

- fully revised essay content, including a new essay on the politics of energy in the region. General Survey

General Survey

Essays by acknowledged experts in the region cover a variety of topical issues.

In addition, appendices discuss the religions of the region and the Russian Baltic territory of Kaliningrad.

Country Surveys

Individual chapters for each country, containing:

- information on physical and social geography

- a detailed chronology of political events, both recent and historical

- essays on each country's political history and economy

- a statistical survey

- an extensive directory of contact details for political, state and commercial institutions and organizations in the region (covering national and local government, political organizations, diplomatic representation, the judicial system, religion, the media, finance, telecommunications and broadcasting, major companies, transport, tourism, culture, social welfare, the environment, defence, education and more)

- and a select bibliography.

Who's Who in Central and South-Eastern Europe

Biographical details for more than 200 of the region's leading political figures.

Regional Information

Contact information and extensive details of the activities of regional and international organizations active in the region; a list of research institutes that focus on the region, together with contact details; and select bibliographies of both books and periodicals.

Reviews

'This is an impressive reference work providing and impartial and invaluable guide to the politics, economy and history of the region.' - European Access Plus

Table of Contents

Part 1: General Survey Essays by experts on the region Part 2: Country Surveys Sections on geography, history, chronology and economy, as well as statistical surveys, directories and bibliographies for each country. Part 3: Who's Who of Central and South-Eastern Europa Part 4: Regional Information Regional Organizations. Research Institutes. Select Bibliography (Books). Select Bibliography (Peridodicals). Index of Regional Organizations.

About the Editor

Europa publications have long been regarded as premier reference resources, providing authoritative political and economic data for every country and region of the world, biographical profiles of the most influential global figures in every field, including politics, science, business, academia, the arts and the media, and unrivalled access to information on universities, libraries and other academic institutions world-wide.

Available in print and online, Europa's principal titles, The Europa World Year Book,The Europa Regional Surveys of the World, The International Who's Who and The Europa World of Learning, serve the contemporary research needs of students, academics and information-seekers in specialist and general reference libraries, government offices and commercial institutions in every country.

About the Series

Central and South-Eastern Europe

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS055000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Reference
HIS005000
HISTORY / Europe / Baltic States
HIS010010
HISTORY / Europe / Eastern
HIS042000
HISTORY / Europe / Greece (see also Ancient / Greece)
POL018000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Reference
POL040000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / General
REF000000
REFERENCE / General
REF009000
REFERENCE / Directories
REF027000
REFERENCE / Yearbooks & Annuals