Party Politics in the Western Balkans
This book examines the development of party politics in the region of Western Balkans, describing party politics and analyzing inter-ethnic or inter-party cooperation and competition.
Beginning with a thematic overview of the electoral systems and their link to the party systems, the authors consider the legacy of socialist/communist parties; compare the nationalist parties in the region; and explore opportunities for the national minorities. The book then provides detailed country case studies on Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia and Albania that:
Bringing together a range of specialist experts on the Balkans, this book will be of interest to students and scholars of party politics, comparative European politics, post-communist politics, nationalism, Southern European and Western Balkan politics.
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1 Electoral systems and the link to the party systems
2 Legacy of communist and socialist parties in the Western Balkans
3 Nationalist parties and the party systems of the Western Balkans
4 National minorities in the party systems
5 The party system of Croatia
6 The party system of Bosnia and Herzegovina
7 The party system of Serbia
8 The party system of Montenegro