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Urban and Regional Research International

Local Democracy in Post-Communist Europe

Editors: Baldersheim, Harald, Illner, Michal, Wollmann, Hellmut (Eds.)

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Der englischsprachige Band führt ein in die Lokal- und Regionalpolitik der mittel-osteuropäischen Reformländer.  Der Band beleuchtet aktuelle Probleme der Kommunal- und Regionalpolitik in den Ländern Mittel-Osteuropas, einschließlich Russlands. Zentral sind Fragen der Beziehungen zwischen zentraler, regionaler und lokaler Politik- und Verwaltungsebene, der lokalen Demokratie und Partizipation sowie Fragen der Verwaltungsmodernisierung.

About the authors

Harald Baldersheim, professor at the Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Norway; Michal Ilner, professor at the Institute of Sociology, Academy of sciences of the Czech Republik; Hellmut Wollmann, professor (em.) at the Institute of Social Sciences, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Devolution of Government in the Ex-Communist Countries: Some Explanatory Frameworks

    Illner, Michal

    Pages 9-28

  • Rebuilding local democracy and administration in East Germany — a “special case” of post-communist transformation?

    Wollmann, Hellmut

    Pages 29-59

  • The Czech Republic 1990–2001. Successful reform at the municipal level and a difficult birth of the intermediary government

    Illner, Michal

    Pages 61-90

  • Local Government in Poland and Hungary: from post-communist reform towards EU accession

    Wollmann, Hellmut (et al.)

    Pages 91-122

  • Local democracy in the Baltic countries: a new beginning?

    Vanags, Edvins (et al.)

    Pages 123-156

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eBook $74.99
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Softcover $99.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-8100-3192-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Local Democracy in Post-Communist Europe
Editors
  • Harald Baldersheim
  • Michal Illner
  • Hellmut Wollmann
Series Title
Urban and Regional Research International
Series Volume
2
Copyright
2003
Publisher
VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften
Copyright Holder
Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden
eBook ISBN
978-3-663-10677-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-663-10677-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-8100-3192-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
338
Number of Illustrations and Tables
1 b/w illustrations
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