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Army and State in Postcommunist Europe

by David Betz

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conflict resolution,
  • International relations,
  • Marxism & Communism,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History,
  • Military,
  • Central Europe,
  • Eastern Europe,
  • Europe,
  • General,
  • Political Science / International Security,
  • Military - General,
  • Civil-military relations,
  • Europe, Eastern

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7800758M
    ISBN 100714681598
    ISBN 109780714681597

    1. Misha Glenny, BBC Europe Online, 1 August 2. For further discussion of a typology of military roles see Timothy Edmunds, Anthony Forster & Andrew Cottey, ‘Armed Forces and Society: A Framework for Analysis’, in Anthony Forster, Timothy Edmunds & Andrew Cottey (eds), Soldiers and Societies in Postcommunist Europe: Legitimacy and Change (Houndmills: Palgrave-Macmillan, ). Post-communism is the period of political and economic transformation or "transition" in former communist states located in parts of Europe and Asia in which new governments aimed to create free market-oriented capitalist economies. Politics. The policies of most communist.

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    In , the unthinkable happened: communist rule collapsed, virtually like a house of cards, all over what had been the Soviet bloc. As Timothy Garton Ash said, "In Poland it took ten years, in Hungary ten months, East Germany ten weeks: perhaps in Czechoslovakia it will cake ten days!" 1 This statement, although not entirely accurate, captures several crucial aspects of the end of communist. Indonesia. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society. It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book .


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It also changed the relations between the armed forces and society, as each of the countries looked for its own. This major comparative study examines the challenges faced by countries of postcommunist Europe in reforming and professionalizing their armed forces.

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Soldiers and Societies in Post-Communist Europe explores how the interaction of the common challenges of postcommunism and the diverse circumstances of individual countries are shaping patterns of military-society relations in this changing region.

(ebook) Army and State in Postcommunist Europe John Lowenhardt, David Betz eBook April 8, This study explores the complex military issues that are raised by the transition to post-communist rule with particular reference to Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, and the new members of NATO.

This major comparative study examines the challenges that the countries of postcommunist Central and Eastern Europe have faced in securing democratic control of their armed forces and establishing civilian control of defence policy.

Civil–Military Relations in Postcommunist Europe: Assessing the Transition 1. This special issue of European Security draws together conclusions and analysis from a research project on ‘The Transformation of Civil–military Relations in Comparative Context’ funded by the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) ‘One Europe or Several?’ programme (award number L 25 ).

Publication Number: AE REG Publication Date: 12/5/ Title: Headquarters, United States Army Europe Status: CURRENT Unit of Issue (U/I): WEB Security Classification: Agency: HQ USAREUR Proponent: Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G8 Prop Office Symbol: AERM C PIN: Web Footnote: Supersedes AE Regulation1 Julysame.

This major comparative study examines the challenges faced by the countries of postcommunist Central and Eastern Europe in securing democratic control of their armed forces and establishing a civilian control of defense policy.

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