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Coming Out of CommunismThe Emergence of LGBT Activism in Eastern Europe$
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Conor O'Dwyer

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781479876631

Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: May 2019

DOI: 10.18574/nyu/9781479876631.001.0001

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Exploring Alternative Trajectories

Exploring Alternative Trajectories

Hungary, Slovakia, and Romania

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(p.171) 7 Exploring Alternative Trajectories
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Coming Out of Communism
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Conor O'Dwyer

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NYU Press
DOI:10.18574/nyu/9781479876631.003.0007

This chapter expands the boundaries of comparison to include three additional postcommunist EU applicant-states over the same time frame as the previous chapters: Hungary, Slovakia, and Romania. These case studies offer further support that hard-right backlash against transnational norms builds activism even where extant domestic mobilizing structures are weak. At the same time, they highlight new variations-the possibility of extraparliamentary backlash, the consequences of backlash in the absence of external leverage, and the trade-off between policy gains and grassroots participation. These variations open up vistas for applying the argument beyond Eastern Europe.

Keywords:   Hungary, Slovakia, Romania, extraparliamentary backlash, grassroots participation

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