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Postcommunism, by Richard Sakwa

Label
Postcommunism
Title
Postcommunism
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Sakwa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Postcommunism has joined the list of terms like postmodernity and postcolonialism that defines the spirit of our age. Designed for undergraduate courses and an essential reference for those more familiar with the field, this authoritative text examines the validity and ramifications of the concept and places it in the broader context of global change."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sakwa, Richard
Dewey number
335.43
Index
index present
LC call number
HX44.5
LC item number
.S25 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Concepts in the social sciences
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communism
  • Post-communism
  • Capitalism
Label
Postcommunism, by Richard Sakwa
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [128]-143) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The fall--the transcending revolutions of 1989-91
  • Self-transcendence and beyond
  • Postcommunism in Practice
  • The postcommunist syndrome--postcommunism versus democratization
  • Economic transformation
  • Democratic transition
  • State reconstitution
  • Social reinvention--civil society resurgent
  • Party formation
  • National reconfiguration
  • Introduction: Defining Postcommunism
  • International reorientation--new states in a new order
  • Coming to Terms with Communism
  • Conscience, context and revolution
  • Decommunization, expediency and natural justice
  • Communists after communism
  • Communism after communism
  • Paradoxes and Paradigms
  • Paradoxes
  • The anti-revolutionary revolutions
  • The anti-revolution (and everything else) 'betrayed'
  • Statement of the problem
  • 'Political' economy and 'economical' politics
  • Paradigms
  • The end of communism ... and of history?
  • From ideology to culture
  • Capitalism after communism
  • Socialism after communism--paradigm regained?
  • Postcommunism in Perspective
  • Politics after communism--the death of the alternative?
  • Transition and development
  • The political aesthetics of postcommunism--reshaping subjectivity
  • Historical and philosophical context
  • Postcommunism and the future--a postcommunist manifesto?
  • The Long Transcendence
  • The road to postcommunism--reformist revisionism
  • The road to postcommunism--revolutionary revisionism
  • The Communist Experience
  • The agony of communism
Control code
41273148
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 153 pages
Isbn
9780335200580
Lccn
99029821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Postcommunism, by Richard Sakwa
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [128]-143) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The fall--the transcending revolutions of 1989-91
  • Self-transcendence and beyond
  • Postcommunism in Practice
  • The postcommunist syndrome--postcommunism versus democratization
  • Economic transformation
  • Democratic transition
  • State reconstitution
  • Social reinvention--civil society resurgent
  • Party formation
  • National reconfiguration
  • Introduction: Defining Postcommunism
  • International reorientation--new states in a new order
  • Coming to Terms with Communism
  • Conscience, context and revolution
  • Decommunization, expediency and natural justice
  • Communists after communism
  • Communism after communism
  • Paradoxes and Paradigms
  • Paradoxes
  • The anti-revolutionary revolutions
  • The anti-revolution (and everything else) 'betrayed'
  • Statement of the problem
  • 'Political' economy and 'economical' politics
  • Paradigms
  • The end of communism ... and of history?
  • From ideology to culture
  • Capitalism after communism
  • Socialism after communism--paradigm regained?
  • Postcommunism in Perspective
  • Politics after communism--the death of the alternative?
  • Transition and development
  • The political aesthetics of postcommunism--reshaping subjectivity
  • Historical and philosophical context
  • Postcommunism and the future--a postcommunist manifesto?
  • The Long Transcendence
  • The road to postcommunism--reformist revisionism
  • The road to postcommunism--revolutionary revisionism
  • The Communist Experience
  • The agony of communism
Control code
41273148
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 153 pages
Isbn
9780335200580
Lccn
99029821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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