SZAKOLCZAI, A'rpa. Hungarian, b. 1958. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Sociology, Budapest, research associate, 1981-90; European University Institute, Florence, Italy, lecturer, 1990-. Publications: (with A. Horvath) The Dissolution of Communist Power: The Case of Hungary, 1992. Address: Dept of Sociology, University College Cork, Safari, O'Donovan's Rd, Cork, Ireland.