Studies of Transition States and Societies

’Studies of Transition States and Societies’ (STSS) is a fast-growing open-access interdisciplinary journal for the study of transition societies. Published since 2009 it is already indexed in Scopus, the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), EBSCO, ProQuest, Central and Eastern European Online Library (CEEOL) and the International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA).

STSS aims to promote interdisciplinary exchange between scholars in all major field of the social sciences with emphasis to sociology and political science. The substantive focus of the journal is on the transitional societies, particularly on the societal and political changes in the post-socialist region. Still articles on other regions are considered as well to enrich the debate about transition in social sciences.

The journal is published biannually whereas the spring issue combines articles of political science and papers in sociology are published in the fall. In addition, collections of articles about a common theme or debate are published as special issues.

STSS is published by Institute of Political Science and Governance and Institute of International and Social Studies, Tallinn University.

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Vol 7, No 3 (2015)

Table of Contents


ESS in the context of transition studies PDF


When do people want to retire? The preferred retirement age gap between Eastern and Western Europe explained PDF
Wouter de Tavernier, Ave Roots
Predictors and consequences of job insecurity: Comparison of Slovakia and Estonia PDF
Lucia Ištoňová, Denisa Fedáková
Contextual Drivers of Environmental Values Cross-Culturally: Evidence from Europe Between 2004 and 2012 PDF
Kati Orru, Laur Lilleoja
Engaged and critical? The young generation’s political participation in EU countries PDF
Maie Kiisel, Marianne Leppik, Külliki Seppel
Does marriage and having children make life better in Europe? PDF
Mare Ainsaar, Kadri Rootalu

ISSN: 1736-8758