Politics and Religion in Central and Eastern Europe: Traditions and Transitions

Synopsis

This timely collection of 13 essays addresses a variety of aspects of political-religious interaction in the former Eastern Bloc. The studies reported here draw upon both quantitative and qualitative research methods in examining politics and religion in the former Soviet Union, East Germany, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, and in Poland and Hungary. Contributors from North American and Western, Central, and Eastern Europe bring a fascinating variety of perspectives and styles of analysis to bear permitting a "dual" comparative overview--not only of the different countries but of different approaches to the topic.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Hank Johnston
  • Irena Borowik
  • Luigi Tomasi
  • Patricia Ann Wasely Lomire
  • Natalia P. Dinello
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1994