Expanding the European Area of Stability and Democracy to the Wider Black Sea Region
2008 (English)In: The wider Black Sea region in the 21st century: strategic, economic, and energy perspectives / [ed] Daniel Hamilton and Gerhard Mangott, Washington DC: Center for Transatlantic Relations, Johns Hopkins University , 2008, 225-250 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
This chapter discusses the weak states and developing democracies in the wider Black Sea region portraying Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and the North Caucasus. It outlines western policies to support democratization in the region and highlights the importance of unresolved conflicts in this context. In the last paragraphs, the authors discuss the interrelationships between democracy, rule of law and human security. They conclude that the wider Black Sea is a complex region, where the prospects for political development exhibit great variations.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Washington DC: Center for Transatlantic Relations, Johns Hopkins University , 2008. 225-250 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-146095ISBN: 978-0-9801871-3-7OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-146095DiVA: diva2:397527