Spain. Full Face and Profile
Edited by Vladimir Vernikov
December 2007, 368 pp. (145x215 mm) Hardcover
Category: Politics / History / Social Sciences
Readership: Scholars, policymakers, students of history, political and social sciences, general public
The significance of this book is that it is the result of international activities of the Russian and Spanish scholars. The work presents example of cross-cultural approach. The authors focus on the so called Spanish transit, i.e. thirty years period of Spain's transformation from dictatorship to civil society and democracy. This period was not easy. Authors analyze the most successful achievements, errors and phenomena of the Spanish Socialist Labour Party and People's Party in economic and foreign policies, party system development, social and cultural life during a quarter of century.
This book is published in the Series: Old World – New Time under special project of the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Authors of these collective monographs are leading scholars of various generations. They give new Russian approaches to different problems existed in European countries on national, regional and continental levels in the process of deep transformation during last 20 years.
Historian, journalist, Chief of the Center for Iberian Studies of the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences