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military in a postcommunist Czechoslovakia

Szayna, Thomas S.

military in a postcommunist Czechoslovakia

by Szayna, Thomas S.

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA (1700 Main St., P.O. Box 2138, Santa Monica 90407-2138) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Czechoslovakia
    • Subjects:
    • Czechoslovakia -- Military policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas S. Szayna ; prepared for the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy.
      SeriesA Rand note ;, N-3412-USDP
      ContributionsRand Corporation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA829.C9 S93 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 92 p. ;
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1315753M
      LC Control Number92188343

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This book explores how the interaction of the common challenges of postcommunism and the diverse circumstances of individual countries shape civil-military relations in this changing region.

Detailed country case studies, written by leading experts, compare the experiences of the Central European states (such as Poland and Romania), the Baltic. The book explores how the interaction of the common challenges of postcommunism and the diverse circumstances of individual countries shape civil-military relations in this changing region.

Detailed country case studies written by leading experts compare the experiences of Poland, Romania, the Baltic republics, the former Yugoslav republics. The Czechoslovak military has become a genuinely nonpartisan institution that operates on the basis of the democratic principles governing the state.

This has. From the Communist coup d'état in February to the Velvet Revolution inCzechoslovakia was ruled by the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (Czech: Komunistická strana Československa, KSČ).The country belonged to the Eastern Bloc and was a member of the Warsaw Pact and of the era of Communist Party rule, thousands of Czechoslovaks faced political.

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Finally, the chapter summarizes the patterns observed and offers some explanations for the countries' : Thomas S. Szayna. The book offers a needed corrective to the notion that NATO standards and notions of professionalism will dominate modern militaries.

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* Most statistics are taken from a Czech book “On the Western Front by Brod and Cejka who has access to documents of the Czechoslovak Air Force Inspectorate transferred from London to Prague in Messages, telegrams etc.

were accessed from Public Records Office, Kew. We aim to contribute to this discussion by providing a new systematic examination of the commitment practices in two post-communist countries: the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

While both countries have experienced similar international development, propelled by the same international incentives and constraints, their internal political. Civil–Military Relations in Postcommunist Europe: Assessing the Transition 1.

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In the post-communist Czech context, this repositioning of the war machine was instigated and assisted by the regional processes of democratization and NATO integration, which have exerted.

The collapse of communism in central and eastern Europe had a profound impact on armed forces across the region, and all the postcommunist states have faced significant challenges in relation to. Civil-Military Relations in Eastern Europe and Praelorianism Like the rest of the countries of Eastern Europe, which previously belonged to the Warsaw Pact, Czechoslovakia is in the process of introducing a new military doctrine and re-dcploving its troops on the eastern border (from the current 18 per cent to about 38 per cent of the army.

Written by recognized experts with an unparalleled grasp of the region's communist and post-communist reality, this volume addresses far-reaching reckoning, redress, and retribution policy choices. It is an engaging, carefully crafted volume, which covers a wide variety of cases and discusses key transitional justice theories using both.The Czechoslovak People's Army (Czech: Československá lidová armáda, Slovak: Československá ľudová armáda, ČSLA) was the armed forces of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (KSC) and the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic from until From it was a member force of the Warsaw 14 March the Army's name was reverted to the Czechoslovak Army removing the.Get this from a library!

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