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Problems of Balkan Security book. Published February 16th 1990 by Woodrow Wilson Center Press.

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This latest and best survey by a battery of well-seasoned experts puts security in the Balkan region in its new dimensions as the Cold War ebbs. Superpower policies and strategies get due attention, but the focus is on the local scene and reemerging threats to security from economic crisis, political breakdown and hypernationalism. The authors look with interest and even anticipation on the revalidation of some old familiar terms, the "Balkan powder keg" and the timeless "Eastern Question

Southeastern Europe has challenged the future of Europe and North America. In the 1990s, several varieties of Balkan political "systems" have emerged.

Southeastern Europe has challenged the future of Europe and North America. While some of the region's intractable disputes simmer (. between Greece and Turkey), the events, policies and personalities that inflamed the Balkans since 1989 have endangered principles for which advanced democracies stand and the alliance that unites them in common defense. Weak states such as Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia and Serbia encompass governmental institutions which exist and act but have so little efficacy that the provision of public goods is questionable.

About the Wilson Center. Given the hatred of the Roma in Eastern Europe and the escalating resentment towards them in the 1970s and 1980s, it was not surprising that a more virulent strain of anti-Roma prejudice exploded throughout the region after the collapse of communism in the late 1980s. The new policies of openness and democratization produced a climate of intensified hatred and abuse of the Roma. This group now became the scapegoat for all that had gone awry in the region.

of Balkan Security: Southeastern Europe in the 1990s (Washington, . The Wilson Center Press, 1990).

Two exceptions are F. Stephen Larrabee, Balkan Security, Adelphi Paper No. 135 (London: IISS, 1976); and Paul S. Shoup, e. Problems of Balkan Security: Southeastern Europe in the 1990s (Washington, . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983); Paul Lendvai, Eagles in the Cobwebs: Nationalism and Communism in the Balkans (New York: Doubleday, 1969); Hugh Seton-Watson, Eastern Europe Between the Wars 1918-1941 (New York: Harper Torchbooks, 1967); and Robert L. Wolff, The Balkans in Our Time (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1956).

Dennison Rusinow, ‘Challenged Premises of US Policy in Southeastern Europe’, in Problems of Balkan Security: Southeastern Europe in the 1990s,Paul S. Shoup (e. ( Washington DC: The Wilson Center Press, 1990 ), 25. oogle Scholar. 13. Eyal, Europe and Yugoslavia 1, 3–4, 7, 8. Judy Dempsey, ‘Markovic Backed’, Financial Times 30–31 March 1991.

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Problems of Balkan Security: Southeastern Europe in the 1990's (Woodrow Wilson Center Press) download epub
Politics & Government
Author: Paul S. Shoup
ISBN: 0943875226
Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Subcategory: Politics & Government
Language: English
Publisher: University Press of America (March 9, 1990)
Pages: 298 pages