Publisher description for After the collapse of communism : comparative lessons of post-communist transitions / edited by Michael McFaul and Kathryn Stoner-Weiss.
Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog
Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.
This collection of essays is derived from a conference convened at Princeton University marking the ten-year anniversary of the collapse of the Soviet Union. Some of the best minds in post-Soviet studies focused on the task of identifying how the post-communist experience with transition has confirmed or confounded conventional theories of political and economic development. The result is a rich array of writings examining vital aspects of the transitional decade following the Soviet collapse and the comparative lessons learned.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Europe, Eastern Politics and government 1989- Congresses, Former Soviet republics Politics and government Congresses, Russia (Federation) Politics and government 1991- Congresses, Post-communism Europe, Eastern Congresses, Post-communism Former Soviet republics Congresses, Post-communism Russia (Federation) Congresses, Democracy Europe, Eastern Congresses, Democracy Former Soviet republics Congresses, Democracy Russia (Federation) Congresses