This book focuses on the trials and tribulations of Albania's efforts to create a democratic political order. It assesses the degree and significance of changes since the early 1990s, providing a detailed account of the transition from Communist Party rule to multiparty competition.

chapter |9 pages


chapter 2|33 pages

The Demise of Communism

chapter 4|34 pages

The Road to Democratic Victory

chapter 7|45 pages

Foreign Policy and the National Question

chapter 8|36 pages

The Party System and the 1996 Elections

chapter 9|39 pages

Albania in Turmoil

chapter |10 pages