Anastas Vangeli

Anastas Vangeli
Graduate School for Social Research

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Introduction
Hi, I am a doctoral researcher working on a project that examines how China changes the way others think about development and cooperation.

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To address part of the puzzle on China’s ideational impact in the era of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), the article studies social interaction of Chinese and CEE think tanks by employing the concept of diffusion of ideas. The article proposes a theoretical framework to study diffusion inspired by reflexive social science that focuses on frames...
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In China, the ruling Chinese Communist Party’s rules govern the terms and tenures of party and state leaders. This chapter recounts the evolution of the party-state’s term-related rules from the Mao (1949–78) to the Deng (1980s–90s) and post-Deng (1990s–2012) eras. Formal rules developed from the 1980s through the 2010s to govern the tenure of part...
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This chapter discusses one particular and often overlooked aspect of survey quality – the consistency between different sources of documentation containing metadata that define variables and their values in questionnaires and codebooks, and between the numerical data records. It proposes a typology of processing errors in survey documentation. The...
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The purpose of the BRI not only to impact the global political economy; but also to change the way others relate to and think about the global political economy and their role in it, in dialogue with China’s proposal. In other words, the BRI is not only concept that raises the question of the quantitative changes in the global political economy—it...
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This article analyzes the practice and effects of China’s new foreign policy by applying a research framework inspired by Bourdieu(s)ian international political sociology centered on the notion of symbolic power. To analyze China’s symbolic power in action, the article uses the case of the cooperation between China and the 16 countries of Central,...
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This paper provides an overview of China's burgeoning relationship with Central, East and Southeast Europe (CESEE) in the context of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). China has rapidly expanded the extent of its interactions with CESEE since 2012, and this region has subsequently become one of the focal points of the BRI. The key feature of China...
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The publication provides a review of the think tanks International Forum of China and Central and Eastern European Countries held in Riga, Latvia on November 4, 2016. It also includes articles from the participants of the Forum expressing assessment and recommendations regarding the China and Central and Eastern European Countries cooperation forma...
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Under Deng Xiaoping, the Chinese Communist Party started to institutionalize leadership succession in the 1980s. Peaceful and orderly succession of the top political offices, however, only started to take shape in the early 1990s. We identify three sets of rules and norms formed since then to govern elite replacement and power succession. These con...
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This publication is a result of an experts' research within the same named project implemented by the Union of Balkan Egyptians and financed by EU. The democratization process as a whole, the re-establishment of the rule of law and democratic institutions and practices, as well as the reconciliation and integration of minorities, are still very mu...
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The background of the contemporary Macedonian “antiquization” can be found in the nineteenth century and the myth of ancient descent among Orthodox Slavic speakers in Macedonia, adopted partially due to Greek cultural inputs. The idea of Ancient Macedonian nationhood has also been included in the national mythology during the Yugoslav era. An addit...

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Make sense of China's global vision and the role of post-socialist Europe in it