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How We Survived Communism and Even Laughed
Language: en
Pages: 193
Authors: Slavenka Drakulić
Categories: Authors, Yugoslav
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Vintage

This is an account of what life is like for women in communist Europe - from the lack of toys for their children to their own lack of privacy. This book charts the tentative strings of feminist movements from the Velvet Revolution of 1989. Slavenka Drakulic is the co-founder of
Solace of Memory
Language: en
Pages: 71
Authors: Dejan Sluga
Categories: Authors, Yugoslav
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher:

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Czechoslovakia Behind the Curtain
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Thomas K. Murphy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-23 - Publisher: McFarland

During the Cold War, the West--especially in the popular media--tended to view communism as a monolithic phenomenon, with little variation throughout the Eastern Bloc. Yet culture and geography contributed to social diversity among and within communist systems. Drawing on interviews with approximately 100 Czechs and Slovaks, the author provides new
Communism in Eastern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Melissa Feinberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Communism in Eastern Europe is a ground-breaking new survey of the history of Eastern Europe since 1945. It examines how Communist governments came to Eastern Europe, how they changed their societies and the legacies that persisted after their fall. Written from the perspective of the 21st century, this book shows
The Challenges of European Governance in the Age of Economic Stagnation, Immigration, and Refugees
Language: en
Pages: 500
Authors: Henry F. Carey
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-20 - Publisher: Lexington Books

This book examines the political and legal challenges of regional governance of the 28 countries of the European Union and the 48 in the Council of Europe. The contributions, dilemmas, and moral hazards from this record of nearly seven decades of regional inter-governmental institutions has kept the peace, but produced