This represented a positive step toward cleansing development studies and policy of its ideological content during the Cold War. But on every continent of the world, it risked overlooking or oversimplifying certain dynamics that are essential to understanding political stability and change. 再讀一次《變化社會中的政治秩序》。
In this book, Garton Ash did not present history by selecting certain materials, which historians usually do in order to prove their methodology. Rather, Garton Ash sees and hears the history on the ground.
We are all familiar with the causes and process of how the Habsburg Empire collapsed; however, we might never consider how the World Wars actually effected those personal lives in the era.