Background and activities

Sabrina P. Ramet was born in London, England, to an Austrian mother and a Spanish father, and moved to the USA at age 10.  She earned her undergraduate degree in Philosophy at Stanford University, her MA in International Relations at the University of Arkansas in 1974, and her Ph.D. in Political Science at UCLA in 1981.  She has lived much of her life in Europe, above all in England, Austria, Germany, Croatia, Serbia, and, since 2001, Norway.  She is the author of 14 scholarly books and editor or co-editor of 38 scholarly books (37 published as of December 2019, with one in production).  In addition to her native English, her books have also appeared in Croatian, French, German, Italian, Macedonian, Norwegian, Polish, and Serbian translations.  Her journal articles and book chapters have been translated also into other languages.  She has been a frequent visitor to Serbia, Croatia, and Slovenia and, in recent years, also Poland.  Her main areas of research are East European history and politics, and religion and politics.  She is currently writing a book about nonconformity, dissent, and opposition in Germany, 1933-1990.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Books

  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2019) ALTERNATIVES to DEMOCRACY in Twentieth-Century EUROPE, Collectivist Visions of Modernity. Central European University Press. 2019. ISBN 978-963-386-309-1.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2019) Orthodox Churches and Politics in Southeastern Europe, Nationalism, Conservativism, and intolerance. Palgrave Macmillan. 2019. ISBN 978-3-030-24138-4.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Hassenstab, Christine. (2019) Central and Southeast European Politics since 1989, second edition. Cambridge University Press. 2019. ISBN 978-1-108-49991-0.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Ringdal, Kristen; Dospial-Borysiak, Katarzyna. (2019) Civic and Uncivic Values in Poland. Central European University Press. 2019. ISBN 978-963-386-220-9.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2017) The Catholic Church in Polish History From 966 to the Present. Palgrave Macmillan. 2017. ISBN 978-1-137-42622-2.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Borowik, Irena. (2017) Religion, Politics and Values in Poland, Continuity and Change Since 1989. Palgrave Macmillan. 2017. ISBN 9781137448330.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Christine, Hassenstab; Listhaug, Ola. (2017) Building Democracy in the Yugoslav Successor States, Accomplishments, Setbacks, Challenges since 1990. Cambridge University Press. 2017. ISBN 978-1-107-18074-1.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Valenta, Marko. (2016) Ethnic Minorities and Politics in Post-Socialist Southeastern Europe. Cambridge University Press. 2016. ISBN 978-1-107-15912-9.
  • Ringdal, Kristen; Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Fink-Hafner, Danica. (2016) Small States, Big Challenges: Norway and Slovenia in Comparative Perspective. Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft. 2016. ISBN 978-3848724208.
  • Hassenstab, Christine; Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2015) Gender (In)equality and Gender Politics in Southeastern Europe: A Question of Justice (Gender and Politics). Palgrave Macmillan. 2015. ISBN 978-1137462381.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Simkus, Albert Andrew; Listhaug, Ola. (2015) CIVIC AND UNCIVIC VALUES IN KOSOVO History, Politics, and Value Transformation. Central European University Press. 2015. ISBN 978-963-386-073-1.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2014) Religion and Politics in Post-Socialist Central and Southeastern Europe. Challenges since 1989. Palgrave Macmillan. 2014. ISBN 978-1-137-33071-0.
  • Listhaug, Ola; Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2013) Bosnia-Herzegovina since Dayton: Civic and uncivic values. Angelo Longo Editore. 2013. ISBN 978-88-8063-739-4.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Listhaug, Ola; Simkus, Albert Andrew. (2013) Civic and Uncivic Values in Macedonia. Palgrave Macmillan. 2013. ISBN 978-1-137-03333-8.
  • Listhaug, Ola; Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Dulic, Dragana. (2011) Civic and uncivic values - Serbia in the Post-Milosevic era. Central European University Press. 2011. ISBN 978-963-9776-98-2.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Listhaug, Ola. (2011) Serbia and the Serbs in World War two. Palgrave Macmillan. 2011. ISBN 978-0-230-27830-1.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2010) Central and Southeast European Politics since 1989. Cambridge University Press. 2010. ISBN 978-0-521-71616-1.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2008) Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia at Peace and at War. selected writings, 1983-2007. LIT Verlag. 2008. ISBN 978-3-8258-1267-6.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2007) The Independent State of Croatia 1941-45. Routledge. 2007. ISBN 978-0-415-44055-4.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2007) The Liberal Project & the Transformation of democracy: The Case of Eastern Europe. Texas A&M University Press. 2007. ISBN 978-1-58544-575-2.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Matic, Davorka. (2007) Democratic Transition in Croatia: Value-transformation, Education, and Media. Texas A&M University Press. 2007. ISBN 978-1585445875.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2006) Religija i politika u vremenu promene:. Katolicka i pravoslavne crkve u centralnoj i jugoistocnoj Evropi. 2006. ISBN 86-86513-01-8.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Matic, Davorka. (2006) Demokratska tranzicija u Hrvatskoj: Transformacija vrijednosti, obrazovanje, mediji. 2006. ISBN 953-180-133-9.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2006) The Three Yugoslavias: State-Building and Legitimation, 1918—2005. Indiana University Press. 2006. ISBN 0-253-34656-8.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Fink-Hafner, Danica. (2006) Democratic Transition in Slovenia: Value transformation, education, and the media. Texas A&M University Press. 2006. ISBN 1-58544-525-8.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2005) Balkanski Babilon: Raspad Jugoslavije od Titove smrti do Milosevica pada. 2005. ISBN 953-180-127-4.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2005) Thinking about Yugoslavia: Scholarly Debates about the Yugoslav Breakup and the Wars in Bosnia and Kosovo. Cambridge University Press. 2005. ISBN 0521851513.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Pavlaković, Vjeran. (2005) Serbia since 1989: Politics and Society under Milošević and After. University of Washington Press. 2005. ISBN 0-295-98538-0.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Crnkovic, Gordana K.. (2003) Kazaaam! Splat! Ploof! The American Impact on European Popular Culture since 1945. Routledge. 2003. ISBN 0-7425-0000-4.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2002) Balkan Babel. The Disintegration of Yugoslavia from the Death of Tito to the Fall of Milosevic. 2002. ISBN 0-8133-3905-7.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Felak, James R.; Ellison, Herbert J.. (2002) Nations and Nationalisms in Eastern Europe, 1806-1948: A Festschrift for Peter F. Sugar. 2002.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Ingebritsen, Christine. (2002) Coming in for the Cold War: U.S.-European Interactions since 1980. Routledge. 2002.

Part of book/report

  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2019) Civic and Uncivic Values: An Introduction. Civic and Uncivic Values in Poland.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2019) Past and Present in the Struggle for Polish Democracy: A Postscript. Civic and Uncivic Values in Poland.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2019) Rock Music and politics in Poland: Lyrics of Protest and Resistance. Civic and Uncivic Values in Poland.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2019) Serbia and Montenegro since 1989. Central and Southeast European Politics since 1989, second edition.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2019) The Orthodox Churches of Southeastern Europe: An Introduction. Orthodox Churches and Politics in Southeastern Europe, Nationalism, Conservativism, and intolerance.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Goldstein, Ivo. (2019) Politics in Croatia since 1990. Central and Southeast European Politics since 1989, second edition.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Hassenstab, Christine. (2019) The Challenge of Transformation since 1989: An Introduction. Central and Southeast European Politics since 1989, second edition.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Wagner, Peter. (2019) Post-socialist Models of Rule in Central and Southeastern Europe. Central and Southeast European Politics since 1989, second edition.
  • Krasovec, Alenka; Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2017) Liberal Democracy i Slovenia: From Seventh Heaven to the Lobby of Hell in Only Two Decades?. Building Democracy in the Yugoslav Successor States, Accomplishments, Setbacks, Challenges since 1990.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2017) Controversies in the Social and Political Engagement of the Catholic Church in Poland Since 1988. Religion, Politics and Values in Poland, Continuity and Change Since 1989.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2017) Macedonia's Post-Yugoslav Reality: Corruption, Wiretapping, and Stolen Elections. Building Democracy in the Yugoslav Successor States, Accomplishments, Setbacks, Challenges since 1990.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2017) Sources of the Strength of the Church in Poland: An Introduction. Religion, Politics and Values in Poland, Continuity and Change Since 1989.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2017) The Challenge of Democratization: An Introduction. Building Democracy in the Yugoslav Successor States, Accomplishments, Setbacks, Challenges since 1990.
  • Hassenstab, Christine; Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2016) The Norwegian Church: From the Reformation to Partial Disestablishment. Small States, Big Challenges: Norway and Slovenia in Comparative Perspective.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2016) Realpolitik or Foreign Policy Surrealism: A Reconsideration of the Peace Treaties of Berlin (1878), London (1913), Versailles (1919), and Trianon (1920)". WAR IN THE BALKANS.
  • Hassenstab, Christine; Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2015) Androgyny. The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2015) Civic and Uncivic Values in Kosovo: An Introduction. CIVIC AND UNCIVIC VALUES IN KOSOVO History, Politics, and Value Transformation.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2015) Conclusion. Gender (In)equality and Gender Politics in Southeastern Europe: A Question of Justice (Gender and Politics).
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra; Simkus, Albert Andrew. (2015) The Roots of Instability and the Prerequisites of Stability in Kosovo: A Conclusion. CIVIC AND UNCIVIC VALUES IN KOSOVO History, Politics, and Value Transformation.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2014) Disputes about the Dissolution of Yugoslavia and its Wake. Debating the end of Yugoslavia.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2014) Religious Organizations in Post-Communist Central and Southeastern Europe: An Introduction. Religion and Politics in Post-Socialist Central and Southeastern Europe. Challenges since 1989.
  • Ramet, Sabrina Petra. (2014) The Catholic Church in Post-Communist Poland: Polarization, Privatization, and Decline in Influence. Religion and Politics in Post-Socialist Central and Southeastern Europe. Challenges since 1989.