Schools Beyond Regions and Borders
Crucial milestones of European and world history starting from 1989
The Legacies of the Revolutions 1989-1991
Prof. Dr. Christoph Cornelißen

The lecture will first offer a brief review of the revolutions of
1989-91. Then the following topics will be dealt with:


1.     the transformation from planned to market economies in the former Eastern Bloc;


2.    the transformation of political cultures in Eastern and
Western Europe;


3.    the enlargement of the European Union;


4.    lingering memories of the past.