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Eastern Enlargement: Risk, Rationality, and Role‐Compliance

Ulrich Sedelmeier

in The State of the European Union: Risks, Reform, Resistance, and Revival

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297574
eISBN:
9780191598982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297572.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the EU’s policy towards Central and Eastern European countries (CEECs). It argues that the EU’s collective identity includes the notion of a ‘special responsibility’ towards ... More


Immigration and Transmigration: Welfare for Eastern European Jews

Rainer Liedtke

in Jewish Welfare in Hamburg and Manchester c.1850–1914

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207238
eISBN:
9780191677564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207238.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter aims to highlight further issues which demonstrate the kind of problems faced by the welfare system of the Jewish establishment of Manchester when it dealt with co-religionists from the ... More


The Politics of Holocaust Remembrance after Communism

Jelena Subotić

in Yellow Star, Red Star: Holocaust Remembrance after Communism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742408
eISBN:
9781501742415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742408.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter presents the theoretical argument about state responses to various ontological insecurities they face in the aftermath of a great political transformation—the end of communism—and links ... More


Privatization Around the World

BERNARDO BORTOLOTTI DOMENICO SINISCALCO

in The Challenges of Privatization: An International Analysis

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199249343
eISBN:
9780191600845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199249342.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter provides a description of privatization processes in the main areas of the world. Particularly, the main aspects analyzed are the following: the extent of privatization, measured by the ... More


Associational Life and Voluntary Action

Rainer Liedtke

in Jewish Welfare in Hamburg and Manchester c.1850–1914

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207238
eISBN:
9780191677564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207238.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter concentrates on a multitude of smaller Jewish charities and self-help institutions for a variety of purposes. It deals with subjects which are either unique to one city, such as the ... More


From Poetic Pornography to Creative Consumption: Masculinity in Play

in Identity Games: Globalization and the Transformation of Media Cultures in the New Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262090452
eISBN:
9780262255127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262090452.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter focuses on the elusiveness of Eastern and Southern European masculinities because of their hyper-performativity. It likens the Eastern European nationalisms to postcolonial nationalisms ... More


Transition, Health Production, and Medical System Effectiveness

Christopher Davis

in The Mortality Crisis in Transitional Economies

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297413
eISBN:
9780191685347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297413.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Before the transition period in the Eastern European countries during the Soviet Union era, healthcare systems within these countries were controlled by the governments of the said countries. ... More


Europeanisation as a past and present narrative

Michael Mannin

in The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Michael Mannin explores the origins of the term ‘Europeanisation’ and the way in which its contemporary iteration - EU-isation - has become associated with the normative power of the EU. He argues ... More


‘Bounded Europeanisation’: the case of Ukraine

Nadiia Bureiko and Teodor Lucian Moga

in The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Nadiia Bureiko and Teodor Lucian Moga’s chapter on Ukraine is the first of three chapters which consider the position of those states who are ‘in-betweeners’ - i.e. pulled between the EU and Russia. ... More


Relations between Moldova and the European Union

Kamil Całus and Marcin Kosienkowski

in The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Kamil Całus and Marcin Kosienkowski’s study of Moldova reveals similar constraints for EU-isation of another ‘in-betweener’. In this case the chapter reveals the way ‘Europeanisation’ can actually ... More


Aristocracy About 1760: The Constituted Bodies

R. R. Palmer

in The Age of the Democratic Revolution: A Political History of Europe and America, 1760-1800

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161280
eISBN:
9781400850228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161280.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter presents a descriptive survey of the constituted bodies of the middle of the eighteenth century, with especial reference to their membership and recruitment. It covers the diets of ... More


The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Paul Flenley and Michael Mannin (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This volume is timely in that it explores key issues which are currently at the forefront of the EU’s relations with its eastern neighbours. It considers the impact of a more assertive Russia, the ... More


The Decline of Mortality in the Czech Republic during the Transition: A Counterfactual Case Study

Jiri Blazek and Dagmar Dzúrová

in The Mortality Crisis in Transitional Economies

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297413
eISBN:
9780191685347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297413.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

While most of the Eastern European countries suffered under the mortality crises, the Czech Republic on the other hand experienced an improvement in its population. In most of the Eastern European ... More


U.S. Strategy and the Decline of the Soviet Union

Joshua R. Itzkowitz Shifrinson

in Rising Titans, Falling Giants: How Great Powers Exploit Power Shifts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501725050
eISBN:
9781501725067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501725050.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter 5 discusses the course of U.S. foreign policy during the Soviet Union’s decline in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Leveraging recently declassified materials, it shows that the United States ... More


Defining contemporary European identity/ies

Nora Siklodi

in The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Nora Siklodi discusses the concept of European identity, indicating that there are different levels of identity of which a European consciousness can be just one. She explores the particular approach ... More


Belarus: does Europeanisation require a geopolitical choice?

Kiryl Kascian

in The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Belarus is also an ‘in-betweener’ country apparently caught between the choice of EU and Russia. Kiryl Kascian, however, shows that this is not a choice which the Belarusian authorities wish to make ... More


The limitations of the EU’s strategies for Europeanisation of the neighbours

Paul Flenley

in The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Paul Flenley provides an overview of different mechanisms which the EU uses to promote EU-isation in the neighbourhood and discusses the limits of conditionality when membership is not on offer. He ... More


Jewish Welfare in Hamburg and Manchester c.1850–1914

Rainer Liedtke

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207238
eISBN:
9780191677564
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207238.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This comparative history of Jewish welfare in Hamburg and Manchester highlights Jewish integration and identity formation in 19th-century Europe. Despite their fundamentally different historical ... More


Introduction

Paul Flenley and Michael Mannin

in The European Union and its eastern neighbourhood: Europeanisation and its twenty- first-century contradictions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526109095
eISBN:
9781526136008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109095.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

A core purpose of the introduction will be to lay out the above core themes and overall issues/ questions to be addressed by the chapters. It will also indicate the rationale behind the structure and ... More


Watching the Soviet Union Decline: Assessing Change and Predicting U.S. Strategy

Joshua R. Itzkowitz Shifrinson

in Rising Titans, Falling Giants: How Great Powers Exploit Power Shifts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501725050
eISBN:
9781501725067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501725050.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapters 2 and 3 helped confirm that rising states support declining great powers when decliners can help rising states against other great power threats. In contrast, Chapters 4 and 5 assess the ... More


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