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Serbia Since 1989
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Sabrina P. Ramet, Vjeran I. Pavlakovic
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: University of Washington Press

During their thirteen years in power, Slobodan Milosevic and his cohorts plunged Yugoslavia into wars of ethnic cleansing, leading to the murder of thousands of civilians. The Milosevic regime also subverted the nation's culture, twisted the political mainstream into a virulent nationalist mold, sapped the economy through war and the
Central and Southeast European Politics since 1989
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sabrina P. Ramet
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-18 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The only textbook to provide a complete introduction to post-1989 Central and Southeast European politics, this dynamic volume provides a comprehensive account of the collapse of communism and the massive transformation that the region has witnessed. It brings together 23 leading specialists to trace the course of the dramatic changes
Discourses on Identity in 'First' and 'Other' Serbia
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Ana Omaljev
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-26 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Serbia is still widely thought of as an unfinished state, whose people struggle to establish a compelling identity narrative in answer to the question 'who are we?'. While existing literature has over-analyzed Serbian nationalism, the Serbian public sphere remains largely ignored. This engaging and timely book fills this gap by
Orthodox Churches and Politics in Southeastern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Sabrina P. Ramet
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-18 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Orthodox Churches, like most religious bodies, are inherently political: they seek to defend their core values and must engage in politics to do so, whether by promoting certain legislation or seeking to block other legislation. This volume examines the politics of Orthodox Churches in Southeastern Europe, emphasizing three key modes
The Yugoslav Wars of the 1990s
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Catherine Baker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-31 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

Catherine Baker offers an up-to-date, balanced and concise introductory account of the Yugoslav wars of the 1990s and their aftermath. The volume incorporates the latest research, showing how the state of the field has evolved and guides students through the existing literature, topics and debates.