Covid Strict protocols apply to both Vienna and Budapest campuses. Stephen Holmes: Walter E. In the early s, hopes for the eastward spread of liberal democracy were high. And yet the transformation of Eastern European countries gave rise to a bitter repudiation of liberalism Thhat, not only in the East but also back in the heartland of the West.
Krastev and Holmes argue that the supposed end of history turned out to be only the beginning of an Age of Imitation. Log in. The Light that Failed. A Reckoning. Book Launch. Ivan Krastev. Stephen Holmes..
Covid Strict protocols apply to both Ivzn and Budapest campuses. Stephen Holmes: Walter E. In the early s, hopes for the eastward spread of liberal democracy were high.
Oct 31, · English: The Light that Failed: A Reckoning This is PoliSci as I love it: Krastev and Holmes rethink the current state of the world by focusing on the concept of imitation, and they to provide a new perspective for the analysis of the present and the Livht of the future. A very, very short Mustangandfords would be this: After the wall came down, former Soviet satellite states were /5.
Reckoning with the history of the last thirty years, they show that the powerful force behind the wave of populist xenophobia that began in Eastern Europe stems from resentment at the post imperative to become Westernized. In the Light that Failed Ivan Krastev and Stephen Holmes discuss why the drive for democracy in Eastern /5(38).