Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-341) and index.
Overview -- NATO's history : the politics of securing the West since 1949 -- NATO's socialization practices in the post-Cold War period -- The Czech Republic : becoming a NATO member state -- Romania : between the Eastern past and Western future? -- Thinking about NATO from different IR perspectives -- Conclusion.
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