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Social Inequalities and Discontent in Yugoslav Socialism
Edited by Rory Archer, Igor Duda and Paul Stubbs

Social Inequalities and Discontent in Yugoslav Socialism

Through case studies from a range of social millieux, contributors to this volume seek to 'bring class back in' to Yugoslav historiography, exploring how theorisations of social class informed the politics and policies of social mobility and conversely, how societal or grassroots understandings of class have influenced politics and policy. Rather than focusing on regional differentiation between Yugoslav republics and provinces the emphasis is placed ...

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Welfare State Transformation in the Yugoslav Successor States
Marija Stambolieva

Welfare State Transformation in the Yugoslav Successor States

From Social to Unequal

In a global context of changing economic circumstances and contending political responses, macroeconomic policy and welfare state reform become order of the day. By featuring the ways that states adjust to new pressures, this book’s arguments will in handy to those trying to make sense of the crisis and the powers that drive the policy solutions.

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Culture, Ethnicity and Migration After Communism
Anton Popov

Culture, Ethnicity and Migration After Communism

The Pontic Greeks

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Gender Inequalities and Development in Latin America During the Twentieth Century
Edited by María Magdalena Camou, Silvana Maubrigades and Rosemary Thorp

Gender Inequalities and Development in Latin America During the Twentieth Century

This book presents evidence of the evolution of the gender inequalities in Latin America during the twentieth century, using basic indicators of human development, namely education, health and the labour market. By gauging the extent to which gender gaps in the formation of human capital, access to resources, quality of life and opportunities may have operated as a restriction on women’s capabilities and on economic growth in the region, this book ...

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Civil Society Regionalization in Southern Africa
Andréas Godsäter

Civil Society Regionalization in Southern Africa

The Cases of Trade and HIV/AIDS

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Nation Building and Identity in the Post-Soviet Space
Edited by Rico Isaacs and Abel Polese

Nation Building and Identity in the Post-Soviet Space

New Tools and Approaches

This comparative, inter-disciplinary volume explores how nation-building tools emerged and evolved over the last twenty years. Featuring in-depth case studies from countries throughout the post-Soviet space it compares various aspects of nation-building and identity formation projects. Approaching the issue from a variety of disciplines, and ...

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Gendered Wars, Gendered Memories
Edited by Ayşe Gül Altınay and Andrea Pető

Gendered Wars, Gendered Memories

Feminist Conversations on War, Genocide and Political Violence

Drawing on a variety of research methodologies and sources, including oral history, archival research and literary analysis, as well as new sources rarely subjected before to such intersectional analysis, Gendered Wars, Gendered Memories offers an interdisciplinary analysis of the different ways in which gendered memories of war shape contemporary ...

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Cyber Conflicts and Small States
Edited by Lech J. Janczewski and William Caelli

Cyber Conflicts and Small States

This book poses the question: to what extent should, or can, a small country prepare itself for handling the broad range of cyber threats? Looking at cyber-warfare, cyber-terrorism, cyber-crime and associated concerns, national experts from New Zealand, Australia, The Netherlands, and Poland present analyses of cyber-defence realities, priorities and options for smaller countries. They show that what is needed is the ability of small nations to be ...

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