Eastern European Politics Products

  • The Gender Politics of Domestic Violence

    Feminists Engaging the State in Central and Eastern Europe

    By Andrea Krizsán, Conny Roggeband

    What are the factors that shape domestic violence policy change and how are variable gendered meanings produced in these policies? How and when can feminists influence policy making? What conditions and policy mechanisms lead to progressive change and which ones block it or lead to reversal? The…

    Hardback – 2017-07-01 
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Memories of Empire and Entry into International Society

    Views from the European periphery

    Edited by Filip Ejdus

    What is the role of memories for the expansion of international society? By drawing on the English School approach to International Relations this edited volume argues that the memories of empire and suzerainty are key to understanding sociological aspects of the expansion of anarchical society.…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    New International Relations

  • Feminist Activism at War

    Belgrade and Zagreb Feminists in the 1990s

    By Ana Miskovska Kajevska

    This book describes, compares, explains, and contextualises the positionings, i.e. discourses and activities, which feminists in Belgrade, Serbia and Zagreb, Croatia produced in relation to the (post-)Yugoslav wars of the 1990s. Two types of positionings are analysed: those which the feminists have…

    Hardback – 2017-06-08 
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • New Generation Political Activism in Ukraine


    By Christine Emeran

    Individuals in the post-Communist Ukraine dealt with a political climate of stalled reforms and corruption, leading to a mass distrust of many political institutions. This had a demobilizing effect on a citizen’s sense of capacity to effect social change. Therefore, the emergence of any individual…

    Hardback – 2017-06-05 
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Contentious Politics of Statebuilding

    Strategies and Dynamics

    By Outi Keränen

    The book examines the dynamics between domestic and international statebuilding actors. While the dynamics between "local" and "international" statebuilding actors have been previously theorised through concepts such as hybridity and friction, there have been few attempts to develop conceptual…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge Studies in Intervention and Statebuilding

  • Ukraine in Crisis

    Edited by Nicolai Petro

    In this comprehensive volume, Canadian, Ukrainian, and American scholars examine various aspects of the Ukrainian crisis, and consider its impact on Europe. The chapters include topics such as: Russian narratives about Ukraine; the conflicting assumptions underlying their divergent nation-building…

    Hardback – 2017-05-09 

  • EU and NATO Relations with Russia

    After the Collapse of the Soviet Union

    By Glenn Diesen

    Do the EU and NATO threaten Russian security? The book explores the rise of these exclusive ’inter-democratic’ security institutions after the collapse of the Soviet Union, and the ensuing effects on relations with Russia. Two competing theories are tested to explore whether these institutions…

    Paperback – 2017-04-23 

  • The City's Hinterland

    Dynamism and Divergence in Europe's Peri-Urban Territories

    Edited by Keith Hoggart

    Despite the fact that the rural commuter belts of cities are major loci of population change, economic growth and dynamic social change within city regions, most research tends to ignore this area while focusing on the built-up city core. However, with the current emphasis on the role of rural…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • The Polish Crisis and Relations with Eastern Europe, 1979-1982

    Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series III, Volume X

    Edited by Isabelle Tombs, Richard Smith

    This volume presents a collection of diplomatic documents describing Britain’s relations with Eastern Europe from 1979 to 1982, with special focus on the crisis in Poland. After coming to power in 1979, the Conservative Government of Margaret Thatcher reaffirmed a policy of ‘differentiation’…

    Hardback – 2017-03-01
    Whitehall Histories

  • Racial Cities

    Governance and the Segregation of Romani People in Urban Europe

    By Giovanni Picker

    Going beyond race-blind approaches to spatial segregation in Europe, Racial Cities argues that race is the logic through which stigmatized and segregated "Gypsy urban areas" have emerged and persisted after World War II. Building on nearly a decade of ethnographic and historical research in Romania…

    Hardback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Georgia from National Awakening to Rose Revolution

    Delayed Transition in the Former Soviet Union

    By Jonathan Wheatley

    Jonathan Wheatley examines the tortuous process of regime change in Georgia from the first pro-independence protests of 1988 to the aftermath of the so-called Rose Revolution in 2004. It is set within a comparative framework that includes other transition countries, particularly those in the former…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Post-Soviet Politics

  • Central and Eastern European Media in Comparative Perspective

    Politics, Economy and Culture

    Edited by John Downey, Sabina Mihelj

    Appearing more than twenty years after the revolutions in Central and Eastern Europe, this book could not have come at a more appropriate time; a time to take stock not only of the changes but also the continuities in media systems of the region since 1989. To what extent are media institutions…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27

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