Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2016

264 Pages | 12 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199342723

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Velvet Revolutions

An Oral History of Czech Society

Miroslav Vanek and Pavel Mücke

Oxford Oral History Series

  • Analyzes more than 300 oral history interviews
  • Reflects the voices of ordinary people as opposed to offering only views and opinions of elites
  • Crafts a multi-layered view of Czech society in between 1968 and 2013
  • Uses both oral history interviews and public opinion polls to examine the transformation of Czech society following the Velvet Revolution