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The Resource The politics of bureaucratic corruption in post-transitional Eastern Europe, Marina Zaloznaya, University of Iowa, (electronic resource)

The politics of bureaucratic corruption in post-transitional Eastern Europe, Marina Zaloznaya, University of Iowa, (electronic resource)

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The politics of bureaucratic corruption in post-transitional Eastern Europe
Title
The politics of bureaucratic corruption in post-transitional Eastern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Marina Zaloznaya, University of Iowa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using a mix of ethnographic, survey, and comparative historical methodologies, this book offers an unprecedented insight into the corruption economies of Ukrainian and Belarusian universities, hospitals, and secondary schools. Its detailed analysis suggests that political turnover in hybrid political regimes has a strong impact on petty economic crime in service-provision bureaucracies. Theoretically, the book rejects the dominant paradigm that attributes corruption to the allegedly ongoing political transition. Instead, it develops a more nuanced approach that appreciates the complexity of corruption economies in non-Western societies, embraces the local meanings and functions of corruption, and recognizes the stability of new post-transitional regimes in Eastern Europe and beyond. This book offers a critical look at the social costs of transparency, develops a blueprint for a 'sociology of corruption', and offers concrete and feasible policy recommendations. It will appeal to scholars across the social sciences, policymakers and a variety of anti-corruption and social justice activists.--
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UkCbUP
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Zaloznaya, Marina
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
  • Cambridge studies in law and society
  • Cambridge Social Sciences eBooks
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  • Political corruption
  • Bureaucracy
  • Post-communism
Label
The politics of bureaucratic corruption in post-transitional Eastern Europe, Marina Zaloznaya, University of Iowa, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316875582
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Beyond transition: political turnover and bureaucratic corruption in hybrid regimes -- The secret life of universities in post-Soviet Ukraine -- Fear and transparency in the universities of post-Soviet Belarus -- High political turnover and cross-organizational variation in corruption in post-Soviet Ukraine -- Low political turnover and cross-sectoral variation in corruption in post-Soviet Belarus -- Conclusion
Control code
CR9781316875582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 214 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781107184312
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)986999671
Label
The politics of bureaucratic corruption in post-transitional Eastern Europe, Marina Zaloznaya, University of Iowa, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316875582
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Beyond transition: political turnover and bureaucratic corruption in hybrid regimes -- The secret life of universities in post-Soviet Ukraine -- Fear and transparency in the universities of post-Soviet Belarus -- High political turnover and cross-organizational variation in corruption in post-Soviet Ukraine -- Low political turnover and cross-sectoral variation in corruption in post-Soviet Belarus -- Conclusion
Control code
CR9781316875582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 214 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781107184312
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)986999671

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