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The Collapse of State Socialism : the Case of Poland

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The Collapse of State Socialism : the Case of Poland
Title
The Collapse of State Socialism
Title remainder
the Case of Poland
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Does the abrupt collapse of communist regimes in Eastern Europe arise only from errors in implementing the policy of state socialism, leaving the concept itself still a potentially valid one? Bartlomiej Kaminski argues to the contrary: state socialism is a fundamentally defective idea that was well carried out, enabling it to exist until its accumulated shortcomings made its survival extremely difficult. How did the flawed state-socialist system endure for so long? Why is it failing now? In answering these questions, Kaminski, who is both an economist and a political analyst, proposes a gener
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1944-
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Kamiński, Bartłomiej
Dewey number
335.43/09438
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HX315.7.A6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • Communism
  • Poland
  • Poland
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Communism
  • Politics and government
  • Poland
  • Political Science
  • Law, Politics & Government
  • Socialism, Communism & Anarchism
Label
The Collapse of State Socialism : the Case of Poland
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Publication
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Tables ; Preface; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE: The Institutional Sources of Crisis-Generating Tendencies; CHAPTER TWO: The Limited ""Reformability"" of State Socialism; CHAPTER THREE: The Logic of a Closed System: The Vicious Cycle of Decline ; CHAPTER FOUR: Crisis Management: The Trap of Negative Legitimation ; CHAPTER FIVE: Determinants of Normalization: Why Has It Failed to ""Normalize"" State Socialism in Poland? ; CHAPTER SIX: The Institutional Decomposition of State Socialism: The Syndrome of Withdrawal ; CHAPTER SEVEN: Beyond State Socialism
  • APPENDIX A: Stages of the ""Post-Martial Law"" Normalization"" A Bird's Eye View of Major Political Developments APPENDIX B: The Debt Trap; Abbreviations; Bibliography; Index
Control code
884013031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862016
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7350vm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013031
Label
The Collapse of State Socialism : the Case of Poland
Publication
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
  • List of Tables ; Preface; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE: The Institutional Sources of Crisis-Generating Tendencies; CHAPTER TWO: The Limited ""Reformability"" of State Socialism; CHAPTER THREE: The Logic of a Closed System: The Vicious Cycle of Decline ; CHAPTER FOUR: Crisis Management: The Trap of Negative Legitimation ; CHAPTER FIVE: Determinants of Normalization: Why Has It Failed to ""Normalize"" State Socialism in Poland? ; CHAPTER SIX: The Institutional Decomposition of State Socialism: The Syndrome of Withdrawal ; CHAPTER SEVEN: Beyond State Socialism
  • APPENDIX A: Stages of the ""Post-Martial Law"" Normalization"" A Bird's Eye View of Major Political Developments APPENDIX B: The Debt Trap; Abbreviations; Bibliography; Index
Control code
884013031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862016
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7350vm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013031

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