Socioeconomic change and individual adaptation : comparing East and West / editors, Avi Gottlieb, Ephraim Yuchtman-Yaar, Burkhard Strümpel.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Greenwich, Conn. : JAI Press, ©1994.
Description
xii, 333 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents
  • Introduction : economic citizens, economic persons, and economic uncertainty / Avi Gottlieb
  • Individual adaptation to a system in transition : the crisis of "real socialism" in Poland / Marek Ziółkowski
  • Adaptation to socioeconomic reforms in the former Soviet Union / Vadem Radaev
  • Czechoslovakia : facing the economic reform Jadwiga Šanderová and Aleš Kabátek
  • Structural economic political, and social change in Eastern Germany, and shifts in individual value systems / Toni Hahn and Irene Zierke
  • The year after : labor market and work orientations after the shift (Wende) / Michael Schlese [and others]
  • The paradox of transformation : on social change in East Germany / Peter Pawlowsky, Michael Schlese, and Florian Schramm
  • Socioeconomic change in Israel : policy, rhetoric, and public opinion / Ephraim Yuchtman-Yaar and Avi Gottlieb
  • Sweden : still the model? / Axel van den Berg and Ryszard Szulkin
  • Economic performance, government policies, and public opinion in Italy / Anthony C. Masi
  • West Germany, changing values rigid labor markets / Florian Schramm
  • Canadians : looking good, feeling bad / Joseph Smucker
  • British economic values in Mrs. Thatcher's laboratory / Jonathan Gershuny
  • Concluding essay : Varieties of "real capitalism" and the dilemmas of transformation in Eastern Europe / Avi Gottlieb and Marek Ziółkowski.
ISBN
  • 1559389133
  • 9781559389136
LCCN
94044280
OCLC
31606910
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