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Contemporary Religiosity and the Absence of Solidarity With Those in Need

:// (accessed 2/6/2018). While at first glance, the religious affiliation of the population of the four countries differs dramatically, ranging from those characterized as predominantly religious (Poland and Slovakia) to those understood as secular (the Czech Republic and Hungary), See, for example, “Religious Belief and National Belonging in Central and Eastern Europe,” Pew Research Centre, 10 May 2017, (accessed 4/6/2018). the political rhetoric “justifying” the fears frequently includes a claim to be upholding

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Islamophobia Without Muslims? The “Contact Hypothesis” as an Explanation for Anti-Muslim Attitudes – Eastern European Societies in a Comparative Perspective

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Digitalization and Political Party Life in Poland – A Study of Selected Communication Habits of Party Members and Elective Representatives

References Anduiza, Eva, Laia Jorba and Michael J. Jensen (eds.). (2012). Digital Media and Political Engagement Worldwide: A Comparative Study . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Antoszewski, Andrzej. (2012). System polityczny RP, Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN. Bennett, W. Lance, Segerberg Alexandra and Curd B. Knüpfer. (2017). The democratic interface: technology, political organization, and diverging patterns of electoral representation, Information, Communication & Society 21:11, 1655–1680,

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Regulations Regarding the Spelling of National Minorities’ Names in the Documents and the Protection of the State Language in Latvia and Lithuania

December 2017] Bauraitė R., Martišiūtė A. [2017] Už viešainetinkamai pavartotą žodį gali išgąsdinti, [online] availableat:[Accessed on: 12 August 2017]. Centrālā Statistikas Pārvalde [2016] Latvijas 2011. gada tautas skaitīšanas rezultāti, Riga. Chajewski A. [2015] Polacy na Litwie wobec litewskich dążeń niepodległościowych na przełomie lat osiemdziesiątych i dziewięćdziesiątych XX w. Cz. II

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Ethnic Identity of Kazakhstani Russians: The Dynamics of Change and the Place of Russia as a Kin State

Reevaluation” Identity vol. 1 no. 3 209 223 Arenov, M. & Kalmykov, S. 1997. “The Present Language Situation in Kazakhstan”, Russian Social Science Review , vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 56-64. 10.2753/RSS1061-1428380356 Arenov M. Kalmykov S. 1997 “The Present Language Situation in Kazakhstan” Russian Social Science Review vol. 38 no. 3 56 64 Barrington, L. W., Herron, E.S. & Silver, B.D. 2003. “The Motherland Is Calling: Views of Homeland among Russians in the near Abroad”, World Politics , vol. 55, no. 2, pp. 290-313. 10.1353/wp.2003

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External and Internal Policies of Belarus After Crimea Annexation

Республикой Крым и образовании в составе Российской Федерации новых субъектов] Available at: [Accessed on: 08.12.2016] Internet: Antonowicz M. (2016). Czy Alaksandr Łukashenka Zalegalizuje Pogoń?. Przegląd Bałtycki. Available at:,alaksandr-lukaszenka-zalegalizuje-pogon.html [Accessed on: 07.12.2016] BBC (2014). Putin Helped Yanukovych to fleeUkraine. BBC. Available at [Accessed on: 09

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EU Initiatives for Democratisation in Eastern Europe

References Čavusaŭ Jury. Białoruś - w stronę zjednoczonej Europy . Wrocław: Kolegium Europy Wschodniej im. Jana Nowaka-Jeziorańskiego, 2009. Sytuacja społeczeństwa obywatelskiego w kontekście dialogu z UE, p. 87-105. ISBN 978-83-61617-80-8. Antidze Margarita, Heritage Timothy. Ex-Soviet Georgia enters new era with presidential poll [online]. [access 29 October 2013]. Available: . Civil Georgia. Garibashvili Named as Next PM [online]. [access 03 November 2013

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Language Differentiation of Ukraine’s Population

. According to one of them, a microscale and a macroscale depiction is possible. In the first of them we focus on the importance of language for an individual. A man can own several types of identity (national, cultural, religious, civil, etc.). In particular, national identity is based on common origin, religion, language, culture, historical fate, etc. Fundamental research on national identity was conducted by A.D. Smith. He described components of the “Western” and the “ethnic” models of the nation: “The place of law in the Western civic model is taken by vernacular

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Shadow Memorial Diplomacy: The Ronald Reagan Centennial Year in Central and Eastern Europe

Davies and Cheryl Hudson. 209-27. Houndmills, UK: Palgrave MacMillan. 10.1057/9780230616196_13 Bjerre-Poulsen Niels. 2008 “The Road to Mount Rushmore: The Conservative Commemoration Crusade for Ronald Reagan.” Ronald Reagan and the 1980s: Perceptions, Policies, Legacies edited by Gareth Davies Cheryl Hudson 209 27 Houndmills, UK Palgrave MacMillan Brinkley, Douglas. The Boys of Pointe du Hoc: Ronald Reagan, D-Day, and the U.S. Army 2nd Ranger Battalion 2005. New York: Harper Collins. Brinkley Douglas The Boys of Pointe du Hoc: Ronald

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Securitization of the Migration Crisis and Islamophobic Rhetoric: The 2016 Slovak Parliamentary Elections as a Case Study

by Ronnie D. Lipschutz. New York: Columbia University Press. Waever Ole. 1995 “Securitization and Desecuritization.” On Security edited by Ronnie D. Lipschutz New York Columbia University Press Williams, Michael C. 2003. “Word, Images, Enemies: Securitization and International Politics.” International Studies Quarterly 47 (4): 511-532. 10.1046/j.0020-8833.2003.00277.x Williams Michael C. 2003 “Word, Images, Enemies: Securitization and International Politics ” International Studies Quarterly 47 4 511 532 Yin, Robert K. 2014

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