Professor Monica Ciobanu


Articles (journals)

Monica Ciobanu ,"Remembering the Romanian Anti-Communist Armed Resistance: an Analysis of Localized Lived Experience", Eurostudia (journal published by the Center for German and European Studies at the University of Montreal), 10, no.2 (2015): 105-123.

Monica Ciobanu, "Piteşti: A Project in Re-education and its Post-1989 Interpretation in Romania", Nationalities Papers, 43, no. 4 (2015): 615-633.

Monica Ciobanu, "Post-Communist Transitional Justice at 25: Unresolved Dilemmas", Annals of the University of Bucharest-Political Science Series, XVI, no. 2, (2014): 119-136.

Monica Ciobanu, "Reconstructing the History of Early Communism and Armed Resistance in Romania", Europe-Asia Studies, 66, no. 9 (2014): 1452-1481.

Monica Ciobanu, "Recent Restorative Justice Measures in Romania (2006-2010)", Problems of Post-Communism, 60, no.5 (2013): 45-57.

Monica Ciobanu, "Rewriting and Remembering Romanian Communism: Some Controversial Issues", Nationalities Papers, 39, no. 3 (2011): 205-221.

Monica Ciobanu, "Communist Regimes, Legitimacy and the Transition to Democracy in Eastern Europe", Nationalities Papers, 38, no. 1 (2010): 3-21.

Monica Ciobanu, "Reconstructing the Role of the Working Class in Communist and Postcommunist Romania", International Journal of Politics Culture and Society, 22, no. 3 (2009):. 315-333.

Monica Ciobanu, "Criminalizing the Past and Reconstructing Collective Memory: The Romanian Truth Commission", Europe-Asia Studies, 61, no. 2 (2009): 315-338.

Monica Ciobanu, "The End of the Democratic Transition? Analyzing the Quality of Democracy Model in Post-Communism", Comparative Sociology, 8, no 1 (2009): 1-38 (reprinted in Rule of Law and Democracy: Inquiries into Internal and External Issues, edited by Leonardo Morlino and Gianluigi Palombella, Netherlands: Brill, 2010).

Monica Ciobanu "Teaching History and Building a Democratic Future: Reflections from Post-Communist Romania", Democracy & Education, 17, no. 3 (2008): 58-62.

Monica Ciobanu, "Romania's Travails with Democracy and Accession into the European Union", Europe-Asia Studies, 59, no. 8 (2017): 1429-1450.

Monica Ciobanu, "2004 Romanian Elections: A Test for Democratic Consolidation?" (with Michael Shafir), RFE/RL East European Perspectives, Vol. 7, no. 3 (2005) (16 pp).

Monica Ciobanu, Problems of Democratic Consolidation in Eastern Europe", RFE/RL East European Perspectives, 5, nos. 16 and17 (2003) (15 pp).

Articles (books)

Monica Ciobanu, "Remembering the Gulag: Religious Practices and Representations," in Justice, Memory, and Redress in Romania: New Insights, edited by Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2017), 214-217.

Monica Ciobanu "Conclusion: Post-Communist Romania at 25 and Hopes for the Future" in Post-Communist Romania at 25: Linking Past, Present and Future, edited by Lavinia Stan and Diane Vancea, (Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books. 2015): 259-270.

Monica Ciobanu, "The Challenge of Competing Pasts", in Post-Communist Transitional Justice: 25 Years of Experience, edited by Lavinia Stan and Nadya Nedelski, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 148-166.

Monica Ciobanu, "Romanian Communism: Reconciliation, Lustration, Memory" (with Cristina Petrescu and Dragoş Petrescu) in School of Memory 2011, edited by Traian Călin Uba, (Bucharest: Civic Academy Foundation, 2012) (in Romanian), 509-552.

Monica Ciobanu, "Women and International Criminal Justice" (with Mangai Natarajan). in International Crime and Justice, edited. by Mangai Natarajan, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010) 49-56.

Monica Ciobanu, "Commentary on 'Legitimacy, Nation Building and Closure: Meanings and Consequences of the Romanian August of 1968" in The Prague Spring and the Warsaw Pact Invasion of Czechoslovakia. Forty Years Later, edited by Mark Stlolarik, (Illinois: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2010), 261-269.

Monica Ciobanu, Interview-essay in The Incredible Adventure of Democracy after Communism, edited by Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu (Iasi: Editura Institutul European, 2010) (in Romanian), 43-61.