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Transition to democracy in Poland

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland,
  • Poland.
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- Poland,
    • Democratization -- Poland,
    • Poland -- Politics and government -- 1989-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Richard F. Staar.
      ContributionsStaar, Richard Felix, 1923-, Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN6766 .T73 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 271 p. :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1416463M
      ISBN 100312100000
      LC Control Number93026014

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      Second, Poland began its transition away from communism in and held presidential elections the following year. Sufficient time has passed. Rather than being influenced by communism, Poland has been on a clear democratic path and was one of the shining examples of . In the time span of a two-term US presidency, Poland went from an authoritarian one-party state with a faltering centrally planned economy to become a relatively stable multiparty democracy and a market economy with one of the highest GDP growth rates in Europe. A central feature of these Price: $


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InGeremek was the chief negotiator, representing the political opposition, at landmark roundtable talks with the government that laid the groundwork for Poland's transition to. Students of democratic transition will note with delight the extensive new material that this book gives us on some of the classic cases of successful democratization, including those of Brazil, Chile, Poland, and Spain.

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In the past there has been an incredible proliferation of suspicious adjectives stuck in front of it: guided democracy, tutelary democracy, popular democracy, people's democracy, unitary democracy, consensual democracy, even African democracy, Latin American democracy, and Asian democracy.

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