This comprehensive one-volume guide to politics in Eastern Europe provides a wealth of information on the region. The author outlines the emergent political spectrum of parties and coalitions, which are described in the 20 country chapters that make up the heart of the book. Parties are classified across the political spectrum and discussed individually in terms of programs, leadership, and political activity. Tables at the end of each country chapter present basic political data and electoral results. A concluding essay evaluates democratic development in the region.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Pluralism and Democratization, I. Baltic Region, 1. Belarus, 2. Estonia, 3. Latvia, 4. Lithuania, 5. Poland II. Danube Region 6. Czech Republic 7. Slovakia 8. Hungary 9. Serbia III. Adriatic Region, 10. Kosova, 11. Montenegro 12. Bosnia-Herzegovina 13. Croatia 14. Slovenia 15. Albania IV. Black Sea Region 16. Macedonia, 17. Bulgaria 18. Romania 19. Moldova 20.Ukraine, Conclusion: Roads to Democracy