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Author Cohen, Lenard J.
Title Embracing democracy in the western Balkans : from postconflict struggles toward European integration / Lenard J. Cohen and John R. Lampe.
Published Washington, D.C. : Woodrow Wilson Center Press ; Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2011.
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 Floor3  JN97.A91 C64 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 539 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The challenges of postconflict democracy building -- Legacies of communism, conflict, and international intervention -- New regimes, old routines : institutional innovations and governance challenges -- Administrative development, the rule of law, and the struggle against corruption -- Civic engagement, gender politics, and media pluralism : political cultures in flux -- The transformation of political parties in the western Balkans : from embryonic pluralism to Europeanization -- The social basis for democratic development : elites, middle classes, and the struggle against poverty -- The transformation of values : coexisting democratic and illiberal beliefs -- Belated economic transitions : promise and problems -- Democracy building and EU accession during a global recession.
Subject Balkan Peninsula -- Politics and government -- 1989-
Democratization -- Balkan Peninsula.
Democracy -- Balkan Peninsula.
Related Names Lampe, John R.
ISBN 9781421403823
9781421404332 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1421404338 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 712983602