Welcome to CEE New Perspectives

Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) is among the most fascinating, diverse and complex regions in the world. It is also one of the most misunderstood and often overlooked. We seek to change that and welcome you to CEE New Perspectives.

Article ahead of print – Twilight of the Proletariat: Reading Critical Balkanology as Liberal Ideology

by Rade Zinaić Inspired above all by Edward Said’s Orientalism, Critical Balkanology unveils and criticises the ways of depicting Balkans in the dominant Western narrative. Under the Western gaze, the Balkans is imagined – and desired – as a savage place,…

Article ahead of print - On New Travels in Space-time: Theoretical Rediscoveries after the Crisis in (Comparative) Capitalism(s)

In Vol. 23(02) (2015), we published an insightful and provocative review essay by Daniel Šitera on two recent and highly influential edited collections in the field of International Political Economy (IPE). We are now delighted to present the responses of…