East Central Europe Since 1945 (M1519A)
East Central Europe Since 1945
Module details for 2010 cohort.
FHEQ Level 6
This module will seek to analyse and explain developments in four interrelated areas of concern: (i) the post-war communist systems in Central and Eastern Europe; (ii) Soviet policy towards the European communist states; (iii) the transformation and the disintegration of these communist systems; and (iv) the post-communist transitions. Particular attention will be paid to the problems of the cycles of reform and counter-reform, and to the related crises of legitimacy. This will be studied within the context of several interlocking systems: the international system, the regional system, the Bloc system and the national system.
|Long Term Paper (7000 words)||Mid Year Assessment Week 1 Wed 16:00||100.00%|
Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.
Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.
|Autumn Teaching||SEMINAR||3 hours||111111111111|
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