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Part Five - Southeastern Europe

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  16 September 2019

Sabrina P. Ramet
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
Christine M. Hassenstab
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
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Further Reading

Carey, Henry F. (ed.). Romania since 1989: Politics, economics and society (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2004).
Gallagher, Tom. Modern Romania: The end of communism, the failure of democratic reform, and the theft of a nation (New York: New York University Press, 2005).
Georgescu, Vlad. The Romanians: A history (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 1991).
Phinnemore, Davis (ed.). The EU and Romania: Great expectations (London: The Federal Trust, 2007).
Roper, Steven. Romania: The unfinished revolution (London: Routledge, 2000).
Siani-Davies, Peter. The Romanian Revolution of December 1989 (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2007).
Stan, Lavinia. Transitional Justice in Post-communist Romania: The politics of memory (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013).
Stan, Lavinia and Turcescu, Lucian. Religion and Politics in Post-communist Romania (New York: Oxford University Press, 2007).
Stan, Lavinia and Vancea, Diane (eds.). Post-communist Romania at Twenty-Five: Linking past, present and future (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015).

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Bezlov, Tihomir and Gounev, Petar. “Organised Crime, Corruption and Public Bodies,” in Gounev, Petar and Ruggiero, V. (eds.), Corruption and Organized Crime in Europe: Illegal partnerships (London: Routledge,2012), pp. 3254. (See also at [accessed on 16 April 2018]).
Bezlov, Tihomir, Ivanov, Konstantin, and Kutin, Ljubomir. Medii i politichesko vliyanie [Media and Political Influence] (Sofia: CSD, 2016), at [accessed on 4 June 2018].
Crampton, Richard. Bulgaria (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2007).
Dimitrova, Antoaneta L.Europeanization and Civil Service Reform in Central and Eastern Europe,” in Schimmelfennig, Frank and Sedelmeier, Ulrich (eds.), The Europeanization of Eastern Europe (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2004), pp. 7190.
Eminov, Ali. Turkish and Other Muslim Minorities of Bulgaria (London and New York: Routledge and C. Hurst Publishers, 1997).
Ganev, Venelin I.History, Politics, and the Constitution: Ethnic conflict and constitutional adjudication in postcommunist Bulgaria,” in Slavic Review, 63(1) (Spring 2004), pp. 6689.
Ganev, Venelin I. Preying on the State: The transformation of Bulgaria after 1989 (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2007).
Karasimeonov, Georgi, Lawson, Kay, and Rommele, Andrea. Cleavages, Parties, and Voters: Studies from Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Romania (Newport, CT: Praeger, 1999).
Kolarova, Rumyana and Dimitrov, Dimitr. “The Roundtable Talks in Bulgaria,” in Elster, Jon (ed.), The Roundtable Talks and the Breakdown of Communism (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1996), pp. 178212.
“Obshchestveno mnenie i socialni naglasi v Bylgaria prez april 2015 g. [Public Opinion and Social Attitudes in Bulgaria in April 2015],” at [accessed on 12 April 2018].
Open Society Institute – Sofia (2015). Data on democracy and civic participation in Bulgaria, at [accessed on 12 April 2018].
Rohrschneider, , Robert and Stephen Whitefield. “Understanding Cleavages in Party Systems: Issue position and issue salience in 13 post-communist democracies,” in Comparative Political Studies, 42(2) (February 2009), pp. 290313.
Spirova, Maria. Political Parties in Post-communist Systems: Formation, persistence, and change (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007).
Spirova, Maria. “A Tradition We Don’t Mess with: Party patronage in Bulgaria,” in Kopecký, Petr, Mair, Peter, and Spirova, Maria (eds.), Party Patronage and Party Government in European Democracies (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012), pp. 5472.
Vandor, Peter, Traxler, Nicole, Millner, Reinhard, and Meyer, Michael (eds.), Civil Society in Central and Eastern Europe (Vienna: ERSTE Foundation, 2017), at [accessed on 12 April 2018].

Further Reading

Abrahams, Fred C. Modern Albania: From dictatorship to democracy in Europe (New York: New York University Press, 2015).
Biberaj, Elez. Albania: A socialist maverick (Boulder, CO: Westview, 1990).
Biberaj, Elez. Albania in Transition: The rocky road to democracy (Boulder, CO: Westview, 1998).
Fischer, Bernd J. Albania at War, 1939–1945 (London: Hurst and Co., 1999).
Fischer, Bernd J. (ed.). Balkan Strongmen: Dictators and authoritarian rulers of Southeastern Europe (London: Hurst and Co., 2007).
Halliday, Jon. The Artful Albanian: The memoirs of Enver Hoxha (London: Chatto and Windus, 1986).
Pano, Nicholas. The People’s Republic of Albania (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1968).
Pettifer, James and Vickers, Miranda. The Albanian Question: Reshaping the Balkans (London: I. B. Tauris, 2007).
Prifti, Peter. Socialist Albania since 1944 (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1978).
Schwandner-Sievers, Stephanie and Fischer, Bernd J. (eds.). Albanian Identities: Myth and history (Bloomington IN: Indiana University Press, 2002).
Vickers, Miranda. The Albanians: A modern history (London: I. B. Tauris, 1995).
Vickers, Miranda and Pettifer, James, Albania: From anarchy to a Balkan identity (London: Hurst and Co., 1997).

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