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Fears in Post-Communist Societies

A Comparative Perspective


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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

  • Political Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Eastern Europe - General,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Europe, Eastern,
  • Former Soviet republics,
  • Post-communism,
  • Social change,
  • Social psychology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEric Shiraev (Editor), Vladimir Shlapentokh (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9492136M
    ISBN 100312293542
    ISBN 109780312293543

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This volume is a cross-national and comparative analysis of how fear shapes and dominates political, social, and economic life in post-Communist countries.

It includes results of public opinion polls, small surveys, case studies, and focus group methologies. Social Change, Gender and Violence: Post-communist and war affected societies (Social Indicators Research Series Book 10) - Kindle edition by Nikolic-Ristanovic, V.

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The book offers a fresh look on man, cultures, and societies built on the. Book review of Marc Morje Howard, The Weakness of Civil Society in Post-Communist Europe. The weakness of post-communist civil societies (Howard ) has been evidenced through analyses of international surveys, which have above all investigated organisational membership and attitudes.

Communist and Post-Communist Studies is an international journal covering all communist and post-communist states and communist movements, including both their domestic policies and their international relations. It is focused on the analysis of historical as well as current developments in the communist and post-communist world, including ideology, economy and society.

If you've ever been afraid of failing, it's time to get over it. That's according to Adam Smith, whose new book, "The Bravest You: 5 Steps to Fight Your Biggest Fears. This fear need not be fear of the government itself and indeed may be fear of the danger from which the tyrant purports to protect the people.

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Fear is the most prevalent emotion in the society depicted in Anthem because Ayn Rand wants to point out the many flaws of any kind of collectivist society, which is a society that puts the needs. The Five Characteristics Of Fear-Based Leaders. A fearful manager will tell you about a book they read twenty years ago and insist that you buy the same book and read it right away, if you.

These ten essays are concerned with theoretical and empirical analyses of trust and distrust in post-Communist Europe after the collapse of the Soviet bloc in The contributors come from different disciplines, ranging from history, economics and political science to social psychology and sociology.

Read the latest articles of Communist and Post-Communist Studies atElsevier’s leading platform of peer-reviewed scholarly literature. InFrank Furedi published a book called Culture of Fear. It was widely acclaimed as perceptive and prophetic. Now Furedi returns to his original theme, as most of what he predicted has come true.

In How Fear Works, Furedi seeks to explain two interrelated themes: why has fear acquired such a morally commanding status in society today and how has the way we fear today changed from the way. Communism’s Shadow: Post-Communist Legacies, Values and Behavior Abstract: Twenty years after the collapse of communism, a rough consensus in the literature on post-communist politics is that the past matters; many questions remain, however, about exactly how, when, and why the past matters, especially in terms of political values and Size: KB.

Fear Dominates Politics, Media and Human Existence in America – And It’s Getting Worse by March 1, March 4, Written by Don Hazen / AlterNet March 1, March 4,   In introduction to his book, Glassner declares that “Roosevelt was wrong” that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Fear, he contends, is not the problem. In fact, there are many. It is no secret that Americans have lost faith in politics. The retreat to purely personal satisfactions—such as they are—is one of the main themes of the Seventies.

A growing despair of changing society—even of understanding it—has generated on the one hand a revival of old-time religion, on the other a cult of expanded consciousness, health, and personal “growth.”. So, why do we fear the wildly unlikely while many realistic threats go unnoticed.

Sociologist Barry Glassner wrote a book about this very question and found that by focusing our fear on non-threats, we actually fail to see the very real threats to our health, safety, rights, and economic well-being that ever-present throughout our societies.

Driven by a decline in satisfaction with work life and family life, overall well-being initially plummeted in countries directly affected by the fall of the Iron Curtain, according to a new study. 'Frankenstein' Reflects the Hopes and Fears of Every Scientific Era The novel is usually considered a cautionary tale for science, but its cultural legacy is much more complicated.

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Browse the list of issues and latest articles from Problems of Post-Communism. NPR's Michel Martin continues her examination of how the fear of black men plays out in America. She talks with two African-American men about how that fear affects their lives.

Culture of fear (or climate of fear) is the concept that people may incite fear in the general public to achieve political or workplace goals through emotional bias; it was developed as a sociological framework by Frank Furedi and has been more recently popularized by the American sociologist Barry Glassner.

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Belonephobia- Fear of pins and needles. (Aichmophobia) Bibliophobia- Fear of books. Blennophobia- Fear of slime. Bogyphobia- Fear of bogeys or the bogeyman. Botanophobia- Fear of plants. “The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles.

Freeman and slave, patrician and plebeian, lord and serf, guildmaster and journeyman, in a word, oppressor and oppressed, stood in constant opposition to one another, carried on an uninterrupted, now hidden, now open fight, that each time ended, either in the revolutionary reconstitution of society at large, or.

Fear Overcoming the Fear of Death Some kind of practice that actually has the power to awaken me to a truth that frees my from my fear seems to be required. In my latest book. Ex-communists in post-communist societies.

Glasgow: Centre for the Study of Public Policy, University of Strathclyde, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard Rose; University of Strathclyde.

Centre for the Study of Public Policy. Fear will always be around to tell you what you can’t do—it’s up to you to face your fears, and tell yourself that you can. Related: Why You Should Look Your Fears in the Eye and SmileAuthor: Lydia Sweatt.

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The revolutions of seemed to signal the victory of liberal-democratic capitalism in Europe. The states of central Europe, which Milan Kundera called the ‘kidnapped west’, abducted from their heritage by the Red Army at the end of World War II, quickly adopted political, legal and economic reforms based on the liberal-democratic model.

On May 1sta mere 15 years later, the first. The radical communist reorganization of society aroused the hostility of the propertied class. It was violently suppressed in B.C. when the tyrant Cylon drove the Pythagoreans out of Croton.

The communist ideas of Pythagoras survived, however, and influenced Plato in The Republic, his treatise on the ideal society.In late a leading French publishing house, Robert Laffont, published Le Livre Noir du Communisme (The Black Book of Communism), an page book of scholarly essays that collectively provide a history of Communism in the 20th century.

The contributors to the book include some of the finest scholars from both East and West, who have drawn extensively on new archival findings. A phobia is an irrational fear of something that’s unlikely to cause harm. The word itself comes from the Greek word phobos, which means fear or horror.

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