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II. The Process of Transformation
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Volume XVII: State and Economy | Chapter 2 (2000): State and Economy in Transformation. Revolution by Law in the Central and Eastern European Countries

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Ferenc Mádl

2. Calls for fundamental changeThe general crisis. – “Europe whole and free is calling for a new beginning. We invite our peoples to join this great endeavour.” Although this euphoric joy very soon gave way to various difficulties Europe in general and the former socialist countries in parti…

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Ferenc Mádl, “II. The Process of Transformation”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 02 April 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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