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The Resource Uncivil society? : contentious politics in post-communist Europe, edited by Petr Kopecký and Cas Mudde, (electronic book)

Uncivil society? : contentious politics in post-communist Europe, edited by Petr Kopecký and Cas Mudde, (electronic book)

Label
Uncivil society? : contentious politics in post-communist Europe
Title
Uncivil society?
Title remainder
contentious politics in post-communist Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Petr Kopecký and Cas Mudde
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume makes a significant contribution to the debate about the development of post-communist civil society by focusing on its alleged 'dark side', i.e., on the groups that are excluded from 'civil society' on both conceptual and normative grounds. The chapters, written by specialists in the field, explore in rich empirical detail the complexities involved when such groups - like the skinheads in Hungary, the farmers' 'Self Defence' movement in Poland or the war-veterans in Croatia - challenge the state, engage in community activism, or get involved in protest actions. It also offers a
Member of
Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
Index
index present
LC call number
JC599.E92
LC item number
U55 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kopecký, Petr
  • Mudde, Cas
Series statement
Routledge studies in extremism and democracy
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil society
  • Social movements
  • Radicalism
  • Post-communism
  • Europe, Eastern
Label
Uncivil society? : contentious politics in post-communist Europe, edited by Petr Kopecký and Cas Mudde, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [166]-180) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Civil society, uncivil society and contentious politics in post-communist Europe / Petr Kopecký -- 2. The other civil society in Serbia : non-governmental nationalism : the case of the Serbian resistance movement / Florian Bieber -- 3. The uncivility of a civil society : skinhead youth in Hungary / László Krti -- 4. The Slovak national movement : a case of successful contention / Darina Malová -- 5. Contentious politics in Croatia : the war veterans' movement / Sharon Fisher -- 6. State, society and protest under post-communism : Ukrainian miners and their defeat / Vlad Mykhnenko -- 7. Samoobrona : the Polish self-defence movement / Ania Krok-Paszkowska -- 8. Civil society in the Czech Republic : 'Impulse 99' and 'Thank you, time to go' / Vladimíra Dvo Áková -- 9. Civil society in post-communist Europe : lessons from the 'dark side' / Cas Mudde
Control code
9780203988787
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 184 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415265850
Lccn
2002032461
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Uncivil society? : contentious politics in post-communist Europe, edited by Petr Kopecký and Cas Mudde, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [166]-180) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Civil society, uncivil society and contentious politics in post-communist Europe / Petr Kopecký -- 2. The other civil society in Serbia : non-governmental nationalism : the case of the Serbian resistance movement / Florian Bieber -- 3. The uncivility of a civil society : skinhead youth in Hungary / László Krti -- 4. The Slovak national movement : a case of successful contention / Darina Malová -- 5. Contentious politics in Croatia : the war veterans' movement / Sharon Fisher -- 6. State, society and protest under post-communism : Ukrainian miners and their defeat / Vlad Mykhnenko -- 7. Samoobrona : the Polish self-defence movement / Ania Krok-Paszkowska -- 8. Civil society in the Czech Republic : 'Impulse 99' and 'Thank you, time to go' / Vladimíra Dvo Áková -- 9. Civil society in post-communist Europe : lessons from the 'dark side' / Cas Mudde
Control code
9780203988787
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 184 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415265850
Lccn
2002032461
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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