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By Rudolf Andorka, Richard Rose, Gyorgy Vukovich

Covers the long term social, monetary and political alterations in Hungary from 1945 to 1998.

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Title : A Society Transformed : Hungary in Time-space Perspective author : Andorka, Rudolf. publisher : Central European University Press isbn10 | asin : 9639116491 print isbn13 : 9789639116498 ebook isbn13 : 9780585132167 language : English subject Hungary--Social conditions--1989- , Hungary--Economic conditions--1989- , Post-communism--Hungary, Economic stabilization--Hungary. 09439 subject : Hungary--Social conditions--1989- , Hungary--Economic conditions--1989- , Post-communism--Hungary, Economic stabilization--Hungary.

The big winner was FIDESZ, initially a party of young democrats restricting membership to those under the age of 35, but subsequently broadening its appeal after a disastrous 1994 election showing. FIDESZ won 148 seats and formed a coalition government with the more right-wing inclined Independent Party of Smallholders and the Democratic Forum. The FIDESZ leader, Viktor Orbán, became prime minister. A major priority of the new government is to negotiate Hungarian entry into the European Union. Path Dependence and Changing Paths The logic of path dependence is simple: what happens today is largely determined by what was done yesterday.

1992). The present analysis is based on the Social Report published in Hungarian in 1994. The social indicators encompassing the first four post-transition years evaluate change and persistence in order to judge whether Hungary has started a successful modernization or is moving toward peripheralization and long-lasting backwardness. Modernization Theory and Periods of Development Modernization theory is considered the most appropriate theoretical framework for the analysis of time-series of social indicators.

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