Central European University Press

Publisher Description

Following the founding of the Central European University by the Hungarian-America philanthropist George Soros, CEU Press was established in 1993.

Reflecting the intellectual strengths and values of its parent institution, the press publishes books on the political philosophy and practices of open society, history, legal studies, nationalism, human rights, conflict resolution, gender studies, Jewish studes, economics, medieval studies, literature, and international relations.

The publishing program of CEU Press focuses on issues of Central and Eastern Europe; it is committed to the past and present history, society, culture and economy of the countries of the former Soviet Union and its neighbors. The Press has started expanding its list to include books in the field of Arabic and Islamic studies, higher education policy and media studies. 
Books in JSTOR from Central European University Press
232 Books in JSTOR Copyright Date
Accidental occidental: Economics and Culture of Transition in Mitteleuropa, the Baltic and the Balkan Area 2013
Against Their Wil: The History and Geography of Forced Migrations in the USSR 2004
Agents of Liberations: Holocaust Memory in Contemporary Art and Documentary Film 2015
And They Lived Happily Ever After: Norms and Everyday Practices of Family and Parenthood in Russia and Eastern Europe 2012
Angels, Devils: The Supernatural and Its Visual Representation 2011
Anonymus and Master Roger 2010
The Anti-American Century 2007
The Apostolic Penitentiary in Local Contexts 2007
Arguing it out: Discussion in Twelfth-Century Byzantium 2016
Art beyond Borders: Artistic Exchange in Communist Europe (1945-1989) 2016
Ascensions on High in Jewish Mysticism: Pillars, Lines, Ladders 2005
Balkan Family Structure and the European Pattern: Demographic Developments in Ottoman Bulgaria 2006
Between the Living and the Dead: A Perspective on Witches and Seers in the Early Modern Age 1999
Beyond Mosque, Church, and State: Alternative Narratives of the Nation in the Balkans 2016
Biographical Dictionary of Women’s Movements and Feminisms: Central, Eastern, and South Eastern Europe, 19th and 20th Centuries 2006
Blood and Homeland: Eugenics and Racial Nationalism in Central and Southeast Europe, 1900-1940 2007
Bones of Contention: The living archive of Vasil Levski and the making of Bulgaria's national hero 2009
Broken Masculinities: Solitude, Alienation, and Frustration in Turkish Literature after 1970 2016
Building the New Man: Eugenics, Racial Science and Genetics in Twentieth-Century Italy 2011
Burek: A Culinary Metaphor 2015
Capitalism from Outside?: Economic Cultures in Eastern Europe after 1989 2012
Cardboard Castle?: An Inside History of the Warsaw Pact 2005
Carrying a Secret in My Heart: Children of the Victims of the Reprisals after the Hungarian Revolution in 1956 - An Oral History 2003
Castle and cathedral: Longing for the Sacred in a Skeptical Age 2017
Catalogue of the Slavonic Cyrillic Manuscripts of the National Szechenyi Library 2007
Catholicism, Race and Empire: Eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950 2014
China Inside Out: Contemporary Chinese Nationalism and Transnationalism 2005
Christian Demonology and Popular 2006
Christianity and Modernity in Eastern Europe 2010
Civic and Uncivic Values: Serbia in the Post-Milošević Era 2011
Civic and uncivic values in Kosovo: History, politics, and value transformation 2015
Climate Dependence and Food Problems in Russia, 1900-1990: The Interaction of Climate and Agricultural Policy and Their Effect on Food Problems 2005
Cold War Broadcasting: Impact on the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe 2010
The Collectivization of Agriculture in Communist Eastern Europe: Comparison and Entanglements 2014
Coming Spring 2007
Common Law for Europe 2005
Communicating with the Spirits 2005
A Communist Odyssey: The life of József Pogány/John Pepper 2012
Comparative Media Systems: European and Global Perspectives 2010
Comrade Baron: A Journey through the Vanishing World of the Transylvanian Aristocracy 2016
Concepts and the Social Order: Robert K. Merton and the Future of Sociology 2011
Conservative Ideology in the Making 2009
Constitution for a Disunited Nation: On Hungary's 2011 Fundamental Law    2012
Constitutional Democracy 2003
Constitutions, Courts, and History: Historical Narratives in Constitutional Adjudication 2005
A Contemporary History of Exclusion: The Roma Issue in Hungary from 1945 to 2015 2016
A Contested Borderland: Competing Russian and Romanian Visions of Bessarabia in the Second Half of the 19th and Early 20th Century 2017
Convolutions of Historical Politics 2012
Cores, Peripheries, and Globalization 2011
The Czech and Slovak Republics: Twenty years of Independence, 1993–2013 2016
Czechoslovak Diplomacy and the Gulag: Deportation of Czechoslovak Citizens to the USSR and the Negotiation for their Repatriation, 1945-1953 2015
Darwin’s Footprint: Cultural Perspectives on Evolution in Greece (1880–1930s) 2015
Debating the Past: Modern Bulgarian Historiography—From Stambolov to Zhivkov 2011
Deficit and Debt in Transition: The Political Economy of Public Finances in Central and Eastern Europe 2014
The Demise of Yugoslavia: A Political Memoir 2004
Democratization and the Politics of Constitution-Making in Turkey 2009
Demographic Avant-Garde: Jews in Bohemia between the Enlightenment and the Shoah 2013
Demography and Nation: Social Legislation and Population Policy in Bulgaria 2011
Denial and Repression of Anti-Semitism: Post-Communist Rehabilitation of the Serbian Bishop Nikolaj Velimirovic 2008
Dilemmas of Dissidence in East-Central Europe: Citizen Intellectuals and Philosopher Kings 2003
Discourses of Collective Identity in Central and Southeast Europe 1770–1945, Vol. IV.: Anti-modernism: Radical revisions of Collective Identity 2014
Discussing Hitler: Advisers of U.S. Diplomacy in Central Europe, 1934-41 2003
Divide and Pacify: Strategic Social Policies and Political Protests in Post-Communist Democracies 2006
Divide, Provide and Rule: An Integrative History of Poverty Policy, Social Reform, and Social Policy in Hungary under the Habsburg Monarchy 2011
Divine Presence in Spain and Western Europe 1500–1960: Visions, Religious Images and Photographs 2012
Duty to Respond: Mass Crime, Denial, and Collective Responsibility 2011
The Edges of the Medieval World 2009
Embracing Arms: Cultural Representation of Slavic and Balkan Women in War 2012
Emotion and Devotion: The Meaning of Mary in Medieval Religious Cultures 2009
Emotions in History – Lost and Found 2011
An Empire of Others: Creating Ethnographic Knowledge in Imperial Russia and the USSR 2014
The End and the Beginning: The Revolutions of 1989 and the Resurgence of History 2012
Enemies for a Day: Antisemitism and Anti-Jewish Violence in Lithuania under the Tsars 2015
Entangled Paths Toward Modernity: Contextualizing Socialism and Nationalism in the Balkans 2009
Estonian Life Stories 2009
The Eugenic Fortress: The Transylvanian Saxon Experiment in Interwar Romania 2016
Expanding Intellectual Property: Copyrights and Patents in 20th Century Europe and beyond 2017
Exploring the World of Human Practice: Readings in and about the Philosophy of Aurel Kolnai 2004
Exposed Memories: Family Pictures in Private and Collective Memory 2010
Fare Well, Illyria 2013
Festivals in Focus 2014
Foreword to The Past: A Cultural History of the Baltic People 1999
Free Speech and Censorship Around the Globe 2015
Friendship and Love, Ethics and Politics: Studies in Mediaeval and Early Modern History 2010
From Class to Identity: The politics of education reforms in former Yugoslavia 2014
From Good King Wenceslas to the Good Soldier Švejk: A Dictionary of Czech Popular Culture 2005
From Liberal Values to Democratic Transition: Essays in Honor of Janos Kis 2004
From Socialism to Capitalism: Eight Essays 2008
From Solidarity to Martial Law: The Polish Crisis of 1980–1981 2007
From Victimhood to Citizenship: The Path of Roma Integration 2013
German War, Russian Peace: The Hungarian Tragedy 2014
Gesta principum Polonorum: The Deeds of the Princes of the Poles 2003
Given World and Time: Temporalities in Context 2008
Government and Politics in Hungary 1999
Great Expectations and Interwar Realities: Cultural Diplomacy in Horthy’s Hungary 2017
Green Barons, Force-of-Circumstance Entrepreneurs, Impotent Mayors: Rural Change in the Early Years of Post-Socialist Capitalist Democracy 2013
The Green Bloc: Neo-avant-garde Art and Ecology under Socialism 2015
The Harmonization of Civil and Commercial Law in Europe 2005
Health, Hygiene and Eugenics in Southeastern Europe to 1945 2011
Heroes and Villains: Creating National History in Contemporary Ukraine 2007
Higher Education and the American Dream: Success and Its Discontents 2010
History in My Life: A Memoir of Three Eras 2009
A History of East European Jews 2002
History of the Bishops of Salona and Split 2006
Hitler's Library 2003
The Holocaust in Hungary: Seventy Years Later 2016
Hot books in the cold war : The CIA-Funded Secret Western Book Distribution Program Behind the Iron Curtain 2013
The House of a Thousand Floors 2016
How They Lived: The Everyday Lives of Hungarian Jews, 1867–1940 2015
Hungarian Culture and Politics in the Habsburg Monarchy 1711-1848 2014
The Hungarian Patient: Social Opposition to an Illiberal Democracy 2015
Hungary in the Cold War, 1945-1956: Between the United States and the Soviet Union 2004
Hybrid Renaissance: Culture, Language, Architecture 2016
Ideologies and National Identities (PDF)   2004
Imperfection and Defeat: The Role of Aesthetic Imagination in Human Society 2006
Imperial Rule 2004
In a Maelstrom: The History of Russian-Jewish Prose, 1860–1940 2008
In Search of “Aryan Blood”: Serology in Interwar and National Socialist Germany 2012
In Search of the Budapest Secession: The Artist Proletariat and the Modernism’s rise in the Hungarian Art Market, 1800-1914 2014
The Inauguration of “Organized Political Warfare”: The Cold War Organizations Sponsored by the National Committee for a Free Europe / Free Europe Committee 2013
Institutional trust and economic policy Lessons from the history of the Euro  2013
Isaac, Iphigeneia, and Ignatius: Martyrdom and Human Sacrifice 2017
Islam: Between Divine Message and History 2005
Isolated Islands 2011
Jews at the Crossroads: Tradition and Accomodation during the Golden Age of the Hungarian Nobility 2007
Kalmykia in Russia's Past and Present National Policies and Administrative System 2008
Key Concepts of Romanian History: Alternative Approaches to Socio-Political Languages 2013
Knowledge and Computing: Computer Epistemology and Constructive Skepticism 2010
Laboratory of Transnational History: Ukraine and Recent Ukrainian Historiography 2009
The Last Superpower Summits: Reagan, Gorbachev and Bush. Conversations that Ended the Cold War 2016
Late Enlightenment: Emergence of the Modern 'National Idea' 2006
Latin Classics in Medieval Hungary: Eleventh Century 2004
Learning to Change: The Experience of Transforming Education in South East Europe 2005
The Lettered Knight: Knowledge and aristocratic behaviour in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries 2017
Life under Russian Serfdom 2005
Living beyond the Pale: Environmental Justice and the Roma Minority 2012
Living the High Life in Minsk: Russian Energy Rents, Domestic Populism and Belarus' Impending Crisis High 2014
The Long Détente: Changing Concepts of Security and Cooperation in Europe, 1950s–1980s 2017
Masterpieces of History: The Peaceful End of the Cold War in Europe, 1989 2010
Measuring Time, Making History 2008
Meddling in Middle Europe: Britain and the 'Lands Between' 1919-1925 2006
Media Freedom and Pluralism: Media Policy Challenges in the Enlarged Europe 2010
Media, Nationalism and European Identities 2011
Medicine, Law, and the State in Imperial Russi 2011
Men at the Center: Redemptive Governance under Louis IX 2012
Mission Accomplished: On Founding Constitutional Adjudication in Central Europe 2002
Modernism: The Creation of Nation-States 2010
Modernism: Representations of National Culture 2010
Moulding of Ukraine: The Constitutional Politics of State Formation 2001
Multiple Meanings of Gender Equality: A critical frame analysis of gender policies in Europe 2007
Muslim Land, Christian Labor: Transforming Ottoman Imperial Subjects into Bulgarian National Citizens, c. 1878-1939 2017
Narratives of Adversity: Jesuits on the Eastern Peripheries of the Habsburg Realms (1640–1773) 2012
Narratives Unbound: Historical studies in post-communist Eastern Europe 2007
Nation, Language, Islam: Tatarstan's Sovereignty Movement 2011
National Romanticism: The Formation of National Movements 2007
Nationalizing Empires 2015
Negotiating Marian Apparitions: The Politics of Religion in Transcarpathian Ukraine 2015
The Neopopular Bubble: Speculating on "the People" in Late Modern Democracy 2016
Night and Fog: The Collected Dramas and Screenplays of Danilo Kis 2014
Nonconformists: Culture, Politics, and Nationalism in a Serbian Intellectual Circle, 1944-1991 2007
Of Red Dragons and Evil Spirits: Post-Communist Historiography between Democratization and the New Politics of History 2017
On Baltic Slovenia and Adriatic Lithuania: A Qualitative Comparative Analysis of Patterns in Post-Communist Transformation 2012
On the Margins: Essays on the History of Jews in Estonia 2017
Party Colonisation of the Media in Central and Eastern Europe 2014
Past for the Eyes: East European Representations of Communism in Cinema and Museums After 1989 2008
Past in the Making: Historical Revisionism in Central Europe After 1989 2008
Polish Liberal Thought Before 1918 2004
Political Justice in Budapest After World War II 2015
Politics and Policies in Post-Communist Transition: Primary and Secondary Privatisation in Central Europe and the Former Soviet Union 2011
The Positive Mind: Its Development and Impact on Modernity and Postmodernity 2016
Post Communist Restitution and the Rule of Law 2009
Post-Communist Mafia State: The Case of Hungary 2016
The Power of Words: Studies on Charms and Charming in Europe 2013
Practices of Coexistence: Constructions of the Other in Early Modern Perceptions 2017
A Pragmatic Alliance: Jewish-Lithuanian political cooperation at the beginning of the 20th century 2011
Pressed by a Double Loyalty: Hungarian Attendance at the Second Vatican Council, 1959-1965 2016
Promises of 1968: Crisis, Illusion and Utopia 2011
Quest for a Suitable Past: Myth and Memory in Central and Eastern Europe 2017
Remembering Communism: Private and Public Recollections of Lived Experience in Southeast Europe 2014
Remembrance, History, and Justice: Coming to terms with traumatic pasts in democratic societies 2015
Roma - A Minority in Europe: Historical, Political and Social Perspectives 2007
Roma- Gypsy Presence in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth: 15th – 18th centuries 2015
Roma in Romanian History 1998
Romanov Empire and Nationalism: Essays in the Methodology of Historical Research 2008
Rural Unrest during the First Russian Revolution: Kursk Province, 1905-1906 2013
Saints of the Christianization Age of Central Europe: Tenth to Eleventh Centuries 2013
Science of the Swastika 2008
Secrets and Truth: Ethnography in the Archive of Romania’s Secret Police 2014
Self-Financing Genocide: The Gold Train, the Becher Case and the Wealth of Hungarian Jews 2004
Serbian Orthodox Fundamentals: The Quest for an Eternal Identity 2003
Shortcut or Piecemeal: Economic Development Strategies and Structural Change 2016
The Socialist Way of Life in Siberia: Transformation in Buryatia 2014
Soviet Occupation of Romania, Hungary, and Austria 1944/45–1948/49 2015
Space and Pluralism: Can Contemporary Cities Be Places of Tolerance? 2016
Spirit of the Place: From Mauthausen to Moma 2008
Stalinism Revisited: The Establishment of Communist Regimes in East-Central Europe 2009
Struggle over Identity: The Official and the Alternative "Belarusianness" 2010
Subversive Stages: Theater in Pre- and Post-Communist in Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria 2017
A Tale of Two Worlds 2014
Teaching against Violence: The Reassessing Toolbox 2013
Teaching Gender with Libraries and Archives 2013
Teaching "Race" with a Gendered Edge 2012
Ten Years After: A History of Roma School Desegregation in Central and Eastern Europe 2012
Thinking Through Transition: Liberal Democracy, Authoritarian Pasts, and Intellectual History in East Central Europe After 1989 2015
Those Who Count: Expert Practicies of Roma Classification 2016
Times of History: Universal Topics in Islamic Historiography 2007
The Tocco of the Greek Realm: Nobility, Power and Migration in Latin Greece (14th – 15th centuries) 2014
Totalitarian societies and democratic transition: Essays in memory of Victor Zaslavsky 2017
Transforming Peasants, Property and Power: The collectivization of agriculture in Romania, 1949–1962 2009
Transition in Post-Soviet Art: The Collective Actions Group Before and After 1989 2013
Traveler, Scholar, Political Adventurer: A Transylvanian Baron at the Birth of Albanian Independence: The memoirs of Franz Nopcsa 2014
Trimming the Sails: The Comparative Political Economy of Expansionary Fiscal Consolidations 2007
Truth, Reference and Realism 2011
Turning Prayers into Protests: Religious-based Activism and its Challenge to State Power in Socialist Slovakia and East Germany 2013
Turning Traditions Upside Down: Rethinking Giordano Bruno's Enlightenment 2013
Twentieth Century Prophet: Oscar Jaszi, 1875-1957 2006
Twenty-Five Sides of a Post-Communist Mafia State 2017
Ukrainian Question: Russian Empire and Nationalism in the 19th Century 2003
An Uncommon Life 2015
The University in the 21st century: Teaching the New Enlightenment at the Dawn of the Digital Age 2016
Uranium Matters: Central European Uranium in International Politics, 19001960 2008
Utopian Horizons: Ideology, Politics, Literature 2017
The Village and the Class War: Anti-Kulak Campaign in Estonia 1944-49 2013
The Visual World of the Hungarian Angevin Legendary 2016
We, the People: Politics of National Peculiarity in Southeastern Europe 2009
What Holds Europe Together? 2006
Where Currents Meet: Frontiers of Memory in Post-Soviet Fiction of Kharkiv, Ukraine 2016
Which Socialism, Whose Detente?: West European Communism and the Czechoslovak Crisis of 1968 2007
With Their Backs to the Mountains: A History of Carpathian Rus’ and Carpatho-Rusyns 2015
Women and the Holocaust: New perspectives and Challenges 2015
Written Here, Published There: How Underground Literature Crossed the Iron Curtain 2014
Yugoslavia's Sunny Side: A History of Tourism in Socialism (1950s–1980s) 2010

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