The Resource Civil society in Central and Eastern Europe, Sabine Fischer, Heiko Pleines, editors

Civil society in Central and Eastern Europe, Sabine Fischer, Heiko Pleines, editors

Label
Civil society in Central and Eastern Europe
Title
Civil society in Central and Eastern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Sabine Fischer, Heiko Pleines, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
As well as promoting debates about liberal democracy, the dramatic events of 1989 also bought forth a powerful revival in the interest of the notion of civil society. This revival was reflected mainly in two broad tracts of literature. The first was primarily focused on the events surrounding the Solidarity movement in Poland and the tumultuous events of 1980-81. The second was concerned with the ?Velvet Revolutions' more broadly. Following the events of 1989, there appeared a number of works sharing the common central argument that civil society played a key role in the overthrow of thes
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
300
Index
no index present
Language note
German
LC call number
DK859.56
LC item number
.C585 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fischer, Sabine
  • Pleines, Heiko
Series statement
Changing Europe,
Series volume
Volume 7
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil society
  • Political science
  • Asia, Central
Label
Civil society in Central and Eastern Europe, Sabine Fischer, Heiko Pleines, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Part I. Dissent under Socialism; 1. Smashing Concrete with Words.The Central European 'Dissidents', Their Representationsand Discourses; 2. The Second Life of the Polish Art World in the Eighties; Part II. Civil Society and Ethnic Divisions.The Case of the Western Balkans; 3. History and Memory. Media Discourse and theConstruction of National Identities; 4. Mapping the Ephemeral.Yugoslav Civic Activism and the 1990s Confl icts; 5. External Democracy Promotion of Civil Society inEthnically Fragmented Post-Socialist Countries
  • Part III. Finding One's Place in Civil Society.Examples from Russia6. Walking the Tightrope. Russian Disability NGOs' Strugglewith International and Domestic Demands; 7. Striving for Social Change. NGOs in the Field of HIV/AIDS,Drug Policy and Human Rights in the Russian Federation; Part IV. Civil Society after EU Accession; 8. Differential Empowerment for Institutional Change.The EU's Impact on State and Non-State Actors in EasternEurope; 9. The Introduction of Regional Self-Governance in theCzech Republic and Slovakia. EU Conditionality vis-à-visDomestic Societal Pressures
  • 10. German and Polish 'Memory from Below'Part V. Political Participation and Lobbying; 11. Can Civil Society Play a Role in Foreign Policy?Societal Groups in the Czech Republic; 12. The (Un)Importance of Public Opinion in EducationalPolicy-Making in Post-Communist Ukraine. EducationPolicy 'Elites' on the Role of Civil Society in PolicyFormation; About the Authors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783838260419
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000547939
  • (EBL)1677080
  • (SSID)ssj0001305319
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11978335
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001305319
  • (PQKBWorkID)11257917
  • (PQKB)10016503
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1677080
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000547939
Label
Civil society in Central and Eastern Europe, Sabine Fischer, Heiko Pleines, editors
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Part I. Dissent under Socialism; 1. Smashing Concrete with Words.The Central European 'Dissidents', Their Representationsand Discourses; 2. The Second Life of the Polish Art World in the Eighties; Part II. Civil Society and Ethnic Divisions.The Case of the Western Balkans; 3. History and Memory. Media Discourse and theConstruction of National Identities; 4. Mapping the Ephemeral.Yugoslav Civic Activism and the 1990s Confl icts; 5. External Democracy Promotion of Civil Society inEthnically Fragmented Post-Socialist Countries
  • Part III. Finding One's Place in Civil Society.Examples from Russia6. Walking the Tightrope. Russian Disability NGOs' Strugglewith International and Domestic Demands; 7. Striving for Social Change. NGOs in the Field of HIV/AIDS,Drug Policy and Human Rights in the Russian Federation; Part IV. Civil Society after EU Accession; 8. Differential Empowerment for Institutional Change.The EU's Impact on State and Non-State Actors in EasternEurope; 9. The Introduction of Regional Self-Governance in theCzech Republic and Slovakia. EU Conditionality vis-à-visDomestic Societal Pressures
  • 10. German and Polish 'Memory from Below'Part V. Political Participation and Lobbying; 11. Can Civil Society Play a Role in Foreign Policy?Societal Groups in the Czech Republic; 12. The (Un)Importance of Public Opinion in EducationalPolicy-Making in Post-Communist Ukraine. EducationPolicy 'Elites' on the Role of Civil Society in PolicyFormation; About the Authors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783838260419
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000547939
  • (EBL)1677080
  • (SSID)ssj0001305319
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11978335
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001305319
  • (PQKBWorkID)11257917
  • (PQKB)10016503
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1677080
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000547939

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