Transformation or Defiance: The Impact of the European People’s Party on Serbian and Croatia Parties

  title={Transformation or Defiance: The Impact of the European People’s Party on Serbian and Croatia Parties},
  author={Marko Stoji{\'c}},
  journal={Politologick{\'y} {\vc}asopis Czech Journal of Political Science},
  • M. Stojić
  • Published 2015
  • Political Science
  • Politologický časopis Czech Journal of Political Science
This article examines comparatively the stances of Serbian and Croatian political parties on European integration in relation to their international affiliations. It specifically seeks to explore how and to what extent the European People’s Party (EPP) exerted influence on parties from these two countries. The article analyses the nature of these linkages in a systematic manner by employing the concept of direct and indirect transnational impact. The study argues that, in general, the EPP was… 

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