Milosevic has so far survived the erosion of his political base by relying on the one instrument he has under his undisputed control: state power. … [But] Milosevic does not deserve all the credit for his own improbable survival. Even at his weakest moments it is impossible to overestimate the impact of the opposition's repeated failure to present a credible alternative.
Why Milosevic Still?
Eric D. Gordy is an assistant professor of sociology at Clark University and the author of The Culture of Power in Serbia: Nationalism and the Destruction of Alternatives (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1999).
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Eric D. Gordy; Why Milosevic Still?. Current History 1 March 2000; 99 (635): 99–103. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2000.99.635.99
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