Dr Clare Mcmanus

Clare McManus
  • College International Lead (Social Sciences College Senior Management)
  • Senior Lecturer (Central and East European Studies)

telephone: 01413302849
email: Clare.McManus@glasgow.ac.uk

R302 Level 3
CEES
8 Lilybank Gardens
Glasgow G12 8RZ


Research Interests

  • Civil societies and states in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Impact of European Union enlargement upon Poland
  • Regionalism and governance issues in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Policy-making within the European Union in the aftermath of EU enlargement
  • Democratic consolidation
  • Reform of higher education (Poland)

Erasmus Mundus IMRCEES Academic Director

Postgraduate Programme Leader (Admissions)

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Number of items: 6.

2008

McManus, C., and Miller, W. (2008) European civilisation or European civilisations: the EU as a 'Christian club'. In: Myant, M.R. and Cox, T. (eds.) Reinventing Poland: Economic and Political Transformation and Evolving National Identity. Series: BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European Studies (44). Routledge, London, UK, pp. 128-149. ISBN 9780415451758

2006

McManus-Czubinska, C., Markowski, R., Miller, W.L., and Wasilewski, J. (2006) The misuse of referendums in post-communist Europe. In: Hutcheson, D.S. and Korosteleva, E.A. (eds.) The Quality of Democracy in Post-Communist Europe. Routledge, pp. 56-80. ISBN 0415348072

2004

McManus-Czubinska, C., Miller, W.L., Markowski, R., and Wasilewski, J. (2004) When does turnout matter? the case of Poland. Europe-Asia Studies, 56 (3). pp. 401-420. ISSN 0966-8136 (doi:10.1080/09668130410001682690)

McManus-Czubinska, C., Markowski, R., Miller, W.L., and Wasilewski, J. (2004) Why is corruption in Poland "a serious cause for concern"? Crime, Law and Social Change, 41 (2). pp. 107-132. ISSN 1573-0751 (doi:10.1023/B:CRIS.0000016222.40146.4e)

2003

McManus-Czubinska, C., Miller, W.L., Markowski, R., and Wasilewski, J. (2003) The new Polish 'right'? Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 19 (2). pp. 1-23. ISSN 1352-3279 (doi:10.1080/13523270300660009)

McManus-Czubinska, C., Markowski, R., Miller, W.L., and Wasilewski, J. (2003) Understanding dual identities in Poland. Political Studies, 51 (1). pp. 121-143. ISSN 1467-9248 (doi:10.1111/1467-9248.00416 )

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Number of items: 6.

Article

McManus-Czubinska, C., Miller, W.L., Markowski, R., and Wasilewski, J. (2004) When does turnout matter? the case of Poland. Europe-Asia Studies, 56 (3). pp. 401-420. ISSN 0966-8136 (doi:10.1080/09668130410001682690)

McManus-Czubinska, C., Markowski, R., Miller, W.L., and Wasilewski, J. (2004) Why is corruption in Poland "a serious cause for concern"? Crime, Law and Social Change, 41 (2). pp. 107-132. ISSN 1573-0751 (doi:10.1023/B:CRIS.0000016222.40146.4e)

McManus-Czubinska, C., Miller, W.L., Markowski, R., and Wasilewski, J. (2003) The new Polish 'right'? Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 19 (2). pp. 1-23. ISSN 1352-3279 (doi:10.1080/13523270300660009)

McManus-Czubinska, C., Markowski, R., Miller, W.L., and Wasilewski, J. (2003) Understanding dual identities in Poland. Political Studies, 51 (1). pp. 121-143. ISSN 1467-9248 (doi:10.1111/1467-9248.00416 )

Book Section

McManus, C., and Miller, W. (2008) European civilisation or European civilisations: the EU as a 'Christian club'. In: Myant, M.R. and Cox, T. (eds.) Reinventing Poland: Economic and Political Transformation and Evolving National Identity. Series: BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European Studies (44). Routledge, London, UK, pp. 128-149. ISBN 9780415451758

McManus-Czubinska, C., Markowski, R., Miller, W.L., and Wasilewski, J. (2006) The misuse of referendums in post-communist Europe. In: Hutcheson, D.S. and Korosteleva, E.A. (eds.) The Quality of Democracy in Post-Communist Europe. Routledge, pp. 56-80. ISBN 0415348072

This list was generated on Thu Jul 24 15:49:55 2014 BST.

Research Projects

2001 - 2003 - Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) award Poland's Third Transition: Beyond 2001 (R/000/22/3685) with Professor William L Miller, Professor Rados?aw Markowski and Professor Jacek Wasilewski.

Current PhD students

  • Amy Watson, Every day gendered experiences of welfare and neoliberalism in the Czech Republic (with Professor Rebecca Kay)

I have successfully supervised these former PhD students:

  • Laura Cashman, Integrating Romani communities in the Czech Republic: an analysis of policy implementation at the local level  (with Dr Jan Culik)
  • Dae Soon Kim, A Political Biography of Arpad Gonz: Hungary's First Post-Communist President (with Professor Terry Cox)
  • Jackie Kirkham, Sexual and reproductive health services in Romania and the Republic of Moldova: contexts, actors, challenges (with Professor Rebecca Kay)
  • Olga Mausch-Dębowska, Local government and civil society in a post-socialist city: a case study of Poznań (with Professor Ronan Paddison, School of Geographical and Earth Sciences)
  • Kinga Komorowska, The Impact of EU Membership on Domestic Regional Policy (with Professor Richard Berry)

Undergraduate Teaching

  • Convenor: Civil Society and the State in Central and Eastern Europe (1945-1989) (Honours option, Semester 1)
  • Convenor: Post-Communist Transformation and European Integration in Central and Eastern Europe (Honours option, Semester 2)
  • Contributor: Social Science and Humanities Research in Russia, Central and Eastern Europe: Theory & Practice (Semesters 1 and 2)
  • Contributor: Central and East European Studies Level 1
  • Contributor: Central and East European Studies Level 2

Postgraduate Teaching

I contribute to 3 taught postgraduate programmes:

Specifically, I teach the following postgraduate modules:

  • Convenor: Changing State and Society in Central Europe - Masters option (Semester 2)
  • Contributor: State and Society under Communism in Russia, Central and Eastern Europe (IM/MSc core, Semester 1)
  • Contributor: Research Methods for Studying Russia, Central and Eastern Europe (MRes core, Semester 2)

Other Roles

Within Central and East European Studies: 

Postgraduate Programme Leader (Admissions/Internationalisation)

Beyond Central and East European Studies:

Additional Information

Able to comment for the media on:

  • Polish politics and society
  • Poland in the European Union
  • Higher education reform in Poland