Communist and Post-Communist Studies

(The median citation count of Communist and Post-Communist Studies is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Solidarity and Implications of a Leaderless Movement in Hong Kong25
Five Demands and (Not Quite) Beyond22
“Democracy Is Not for Everyone”14
Killing Politics Softly10
Practicing Autonomy within a Communist State10
Legitimizing Putin’s Regime7
The Role of “Resources” in Regime Durability in Laos6
China’s Power in Its Strategic Energy Partnership with the Eurasian Economic Union6
Varieties of Digital Authoritarianism6
Coercive Labor in the Cotton Harvest in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and Uzbekistan5
Using the Pandemic as a Pretext5
The Extended Family5
Europe in Georgia’s Identity Discourse5
Anti-Communism as Ideology5
The Political Economy of Autocratization5
Explaining Public Participation in Anti-authoritarian Protests in Hong Kong5
Friendship in Chinese International Relations4
To Compete or to Cooperate4
“I Have Always thought that, If I Am Poor, I’m Also Supposed to Study Poorly”4
Social Class and Ethnocentric Worldviews4
What Is behind Anti-Corruption?4
Deepening the State4
Who Is Purged? Determinants of Elite Purges in North Korea4
The “Techno-Turn” of China’s Official Discourse on Nationalism4
Class Analysis as Systemic Critique4
Coronavirus Pandemic Response and Voter Choice4
The Modern Regency3
Against Putin and Corruption, for Navalny and the “Revolution”?3
LGBT Russians and Political Environment for Activism3
Introduction to the Special Issue on Eurasian Continuities3
Organizational Strength and Authoritarian Durability in Cambodia3
Authoritarian Hegemonic Masculinities and Gendered Rhetorics of the Protest3
Transformation of Civil Society in Poland under the United Right Government3
Chinism and the Future of the World3
Understanding Weak Local Governance in the Neoliberal City through the Case of Skopje 20143
Class, Conflict, and Power between Hegemony and Critical Knowledge3
The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic Perceptions on Voter Turnout in the Czech Republic3
Contending Chinese Perspectives on China-Russia Military Partnership3
Emotional Splits and Psychologization3
Empire Loyalism and Nationalism in Ukraine and Ireland3
Political Positioning of Religious Institutions in Comparative Perspective2
Self-Criticism in Post-Communist Times2
Common-Pool Resource Depletion and Dictatorship2
From Constitutional Identity to the Identity of the Constitution2
Legitimation of Private Property in the Means of Production in Ukraine2
Orthodox Conservatism and the Refugee Crisis in Bulgaria and Moldova2
Socialist Egalitarianism in Everyday Life of Secondary Technical Schools in Czechoslovakia during the Normalization Period (1969–89)2
Populism, Anti-establishment Politics, and Dimensions of Political Competition2
The Invention of Legacy2
History Repeating Itself2
Market under the Radar2
Songs for Ordinary People2
Closer to Citizens or Ticking Boxes? Political Parties and Participatory Practices in Hungary2
Mapping the Territorial Distribution of Voter Turnout in Czech Local Elections (1994–2018)2
How to Train Your Dragon2
Combating the Threats of Cybercrimes in Russia2
The Strange Case of Welfare Chauvinism in Eastern Europe2
The Effect of Election Observation1
Displays of Statehood1
How Does a Military Create a Tradition in a New Democracy?1
Parties without Power1
Do Successor Parties Influence Public Attitudes toward the Past? Evidence from Young Democracies1
Confronting Russia1
Between Loyalty and Opposition1
Policing Protest in Russia1
Strengths and Vulnerabilities of Surviving Asian Communist Regimes from a Historical, Regional, and Holistic Approach1
Generational and Geographic Effects on Collective Memory of the USSR1
Social Antinomies of Linguistic Consciousness1
Introduction to the Special Issue on Authoritarian Resilience of Communist Regimes in Asia1
Countering the “Sweep Effect”1
Pushed against the Wall1
Escaping the Long Shadow of Homo Sovieticus1
Lukashenka’s Constitutional Plebiscite and the Polarization of Belarusian Society1
Migration and Soft Power1
Religion and the Protest Movement1
Direct Actions in the Czech Environmental Movement1
In the Name of “Freedom” and “Democracy”1
A Least Expected Ally?1
The Democratic Claims of Communist Regime Leaders1
Compliant Subjects?1
Exploiting Ideology and Making Higher Education Serve Vietnam’s Authoritarian Regime1
Targets and Resources1
The Agency of Recipient Countries in Transnational Policy-Related Knowledge Transfer1
Neoliberalization and Politics of Shaming1
The Politburos of Communist Eastern Europe1
“Framing” and “Screening” the Gulag1
Survival or Crisis? Funding Distribution from Grant-Making Foundations to Grassroots Social Organizations in China1
China’s Deng Development Model1
Securitization in the Shadow of Armed Conflict1
Kočner’s Judges1
Socialism and the Modernization Hypothesis1
Founding Myth, Institutional Adaptation, and Regime Resilience in China1
Communist Legacy, Anti-Elite Sentiments, and Modernization Theory1
No Limit on Terms Served?1
Informal Network as a Coping Strategy in the Climate–Livestock Relationship1