Tismaneanu, Vladimir

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TISMANEANU, Vladimir. Romanian. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: Educator, author, and editor. University of Maryland, professor of government, Center for the Study of Post-Communist Societies, director, 1990-. East European Politics and Societies, editor. Publications: The Crisis of Marxist Ideology in Eastern Europe: The Poverty of Utopia, 1988; (with M. Radu) Latin American Revolutionaries: Groups, Goals, Methods, 1990; Reinventing Politics: Eastern Europe from Stalin to Havel, 1992; Fantasies of Salvation: Democracy, Nationalism, and Myth in Post-Communist Europe, 1998. EDITOR: In Search of Civil Society: Independent Peace Movements in the Soviet Bloc, 1990; (with J. Shapiro) Debates on the Future of Communism, 1991; (with P. Clawson) Uprooting Leninism, Cultivating Liberty, 1992; Political Culture and Civil Society in Russia and the New States of Eurasia, 1995; The Revolutions of 1989, 1999. Address: Center for the Study of Post-Communist Societies, Department of Government and Politics, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]