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Russia (Federation). Russian S.F.S.R.

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  • State, Power and Community in Early Modern Russiaby Brian Davies

    Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 160.00

    State, Power and Community in Early Modern Russia is a vivid reconstruction of life in one of the garrison towns built on Muscovy's southern steppe frontier in the early Seventeenth-century to defend against Tatar raids. It focuses on how the colonization process shaped power relations in a particular southern garrison community, both at the village... more...

  • Russiaby Roger E. Kanet

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 110.00

    The authors argue that Vladimir Putin and his advisors are committed to re-establishing Russia as a great power and that the existence of nuclear weapons and the revival of the Russian economy have provided the foundations for an expanded Russian role in global affairs. more...

  • Inside Putin's Russiaby Andrew Jack

    Oxford University Press, USA 2005; US$ 19.99

    International views of Russia have changed drastically in the last decade, due in part to the leadership of the decidedly pro-Western President Yeltsin. It was not without concern that we saw the next elected leader pulled from the ranks of the former KGB. Andrew Jack, former Moscow bureau chief for the Financial Times, uses in-depth research and years... more...

  • State Service in Sixteenth Century Novgorodby Vincent E. Hammond

    University Press of America 2009; US$ 49.99

    State Service in Sixteenth Century Novgorod is about the first century of the legal development of the pomestie established by Ivan III after the conquest of Novgorod. more...

  • Russian civil-military relations and the origins of the second Chechen warby Sz&; #225; Lajos F. szdi

    University Press of America 2008; US$ 54.99

    This book has relevance for those interested in understanding Russia's course in international relations under the leadership of Vladimir Putin. This book will inform the reader and is especially relevant in light of the events of 2008 in the Caucasus and the war in Georgia, in particular. more...

  • Eurasia Rising: Democracy and Independence in the Post-Soviet Spaceby Georgeta Pourchot

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 75.00

    Although the score of countries comprising Russia's near abroad (the former non-Russian Soviet republics) and far abroad (the former non-Russian Warsaw Pact states) are behaving with variably increasing independence in their domestic and foreign policies, Russia continues to regard them as remaining within the same core-periphery sphere of influence... more...

  • Lost and Found in Russiaby Susan Richards

    Other Press 2010; US$ 15.95

    After the fall of communism, Russia was in a state of shock. The sudden and dramatic change left many people adrift and uncertain—but also full of a tentative but tenacious hope. Returning again and again to the provincial hinterlands of this rapidly evolving country from 1992 to 2008, Susan Richards struck up some extraordinary friendships with... more...

  • Celebrity and Glamour in Contemporary Russiaby Helena Goscilo; Vlad Strukov

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    This is the first book to explore the phenomenon of glamour and celebrity in contemporary Russian culture, ranging across media forms, disciplinary boundaries and modes of inquiry, with particular emphasis on the media personality.  Considering both general tendencies and individual celebrities, it examines the internal dynamics of the institutions... more...

  • The Politics of Ethnic Separatism in Russia and Georgiaby Julie A. George

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 105.00

    This book investigates the roots of ethnic separatism in the Russian Federation and post-Soviet Georgia. It considers why regional leaders in both countries chose violent or non-violent strategies to achieve their political, economic, and personal goals. more...

  • The Insurgency in Chechnya and the North Caucasusby Robert W. Schaefer

    ABC-CLIO 2010; US$ 60.00

    The unique geopolitical characteristics of the North Caucasus has made it a site of conflict for thousands of years. It was, in many ways, the testing and training grounds for today's conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Understanding this volatile region is especially important now in light of President Obama's effort to "reset" the relationship between... more...