economy of Yugoslavia by Fred Singleton

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Published by Croom Helm in London .

Written in English

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  • Yugoslavia -- Economic conditions.

Edition Notes

Bibliography, p262-272. - Includes index.

Book details

StatementFred Singleton and Bernard Carter.
SeriesCroom Helm series on the contemporary economic history of Europe
ContributionsCarter, Bernard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC407
The Physical Object
Pagination279p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21657629M
ISBN 100709923422, 0312898347

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Yugoslavia’s economy was in free fall, its society in deep turmoil, and its political elites in bitter conflict over revisions of the federal constitution. For decades socialist Yugoslavia’s political competition had been defined by the process of steady differentiation between the elites of its nations and their six republics into a.

After an economic and political crisis in the s and the rise of nationalism, Yugoslavia broke up along its republics' borders, at first into five countries, leading to the Yugoslav Wars. From tothe International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia tried political and military leaders from the former Yugoslavia for war.

The Economy of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia (V. Dedijer) Yugoslavia between Centralism and Federalism (V. Dedijer) Trends in Education and Culture, (V. Dedijer) The Subjugation and Dismemberment of Yugoslavia (V. Dedijer)   Diana Johnstone, FOOLS' CRUSADE Yugoslavia, NATO and Western Delusions, Monthly Review Press, New York, N.Y, ; ISBN X.

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