The Revolutions of 1989 / Edition 1

The Revolutions of 1989 / Edition 1

by Vladimir Tismaneanu
     
 

The Revolutions of 1989 is a collection of both classic and recent articles examining the causes and consequences of the collapse of communism in East and Central Europe, the most important event in recent world history. It includes discussion of:

* the economic, political and social nature of revolutions
* the role of dissidents and civil society

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Overview

The Revolutions of 1989 is a collection of both classic and recent articles examining the causes and consequences of the collapse of communism in East and Central Europe, the most important event in recent world history. It includes discussion of:

* the economic, political and social nature of revolutions
* the role of dissidents and civil society in encouraging the breakdown of eastern
* European communist regimes
* comparisons with other revolutions
* the extent of the collapse of Leninist regimes in East-Central Europe.

European historians, scholars and students will wnat to make this an integral part of their studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415169509
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/31/1999
Series:
Rewriting Histories Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Causes Part 2: Meaning Part 3: Future

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