Dariusz Leopold ALEKSANDROWICZ is doc. dr hab. (associate professor) at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Wroclaw (Lower Silesia, Poland). He is at present occupied with the problems of the dissolution of the really existing socialism in Central Europe and is trying to contribute to both the understanding and the further progress of this process. Address: Odkrywco'w 13, PL-53-212 Wroclaw 63.