This is an examination of the progress that Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia have made in the process of transformation since the collapse of the Soviet bloc. Looking at issues such as democratization, the transition to a market economy and the new orientations in foreign policy, this book provides a report of th
Table of Contents
Preface -- Foreword -- The Politics of Democratization -- Hungary -- Poland -- Slovenia -- Czechoslovakia -- Slovakia -- The Unpredictability of Democratization -- Economic Transformation -- Hungary -- Poland -- Croatia -- Slovenia -- The Czech Republic -- Slovakia -- Challenges to Integration with the West -- New Foreign Policy -- Hungary -- Poland -- Croatia -- Slovenia -- The Czech Republic -- Slovakia -- In Defense of Diversity -- Conclusion -- Six Reformist Countries on the Road to Transformation
Hanspeter Neuhold (1942), Professor emeritus of International Law and International Relations, University of Vienna. He is particularly interested in interdisciplinary security studies.