By Mike Keen,Janusz Mucha

Autobiographies of Transformation is a very unique history of sociology in significant and japanese Europe within the post-Communist period.

Through the autobiographies of ten key sociological witnesses from the zone, the sociological mind's eye is became upon itself, leading to a compelling and revealing account of the struggles, triumphs, and carrying on with demanding situations confronted. The sociologists tested fall into 3 cohorts: early, mid and overdue profession.

As members, all the sociologists integrated has witnessed the intersection of background and biography in primary and japanese Europe. As sociologists, they've got attempted, and proceed to aim, to attach the 2 in order that they and their fellow voters may well higher comprehend their situations and the futures that could follow.

This revealing booklet, excellent for college kids and researchers of sociology, and relevant and jap Europe stories, presents robust and compelling autobiographical debts, concerning them to the present curiosity during this area's transformation.

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