Women in the politics of postcommunist Eastern Europe / edited by Marilyn Rueschemeyer

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Subjects: Europe, Eastern--Politics and government--1989-
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Women--Political activity--Europe, Eastern
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: Rev. and expanded ed
Published: Armonk, New York : M.E. Sharpe, c1998
LC Classification: H, HQ
Table of Contents: About the Editor and Contributors
1. Introduction / Marilyn Rueschemeyer 3
2. Women and Politics in Post-Soviet Russia / Carol Nechemias 8
3. Polish Women in Politics: An Introduction to the Status of Women in Poland / Anna Titkow 24
4. Transition to Local Democracy: Do Polish Women Have a Chance? / Joanna Regulska 33
Unified Germany
5. Women and Politics in Western Germany / Eva Kolinsky 64
6. Women in the Politics of Eastern Germany: The Dilemmas of Unification / Marilyn Rueschemeyer 89
Czech and Slovak Republics
7. Women and the Politics of Transition in the Czech and Slovak Republics / Sharon L. Wolchik 116
8. The Political Woman? Women in Politics in Hungary / Eva Fodor 142
9. From Tradition and Ideology to Elections and Competition: The Changing Status of Women in Romanian Politics / Mary Ellen Fischer 168
The Former Yugoslavia
10. In Pursuit of a Framework: Delayed Modernization and the Emancipation of Women in the Balkans / Silva Meznaric, Mirjana Ule 196
11. The Case of Slovenia / Silva Meznaric, Mirjana Ule 202
12. Public Opinion and the Political Position of Women in Croatia / Jill Irvine 215
13. Reflections on Nationalism and Its Impact on Women in Serbia / Branka Andjelkovic 235
14. Similar or Different? Women in Postcommunist Bulgaria / Dobrinka Kostova 249
15. Disappearing from Politics: Social Change and Women in Albania / Fatos Tarifa 267
16. Difficulties and Opportunities in the Transition Period: Concluding Observations / Marilyn Rueschemeyer 285
Selected Bibliography 298
Index 301
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 98015195 (OCoLC)38746671
Additional Authors: NetLibrary, Inc
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 98015195
ISBN: 058520134X (electronic bk.) :$75.95
ISBN: 0765602954 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0765602962 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 298-300) and index
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: xii, 308 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 44955133
ISBN/ISSN: 058520134X

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