Rediscovering Russia in Asia: Siberia and the Russian Far East: Siberia and the Russian Far East, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Rediscovering Russia in Asia: Siberia and the Russian Far East

Siberia and the Russian Far East, 1st Edition

By Stephen Kotkin, David Wolff


356 pages

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Paperback: 9781563245473
pub: 1995-06-30
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This work presents a trans-Siberian expedition to rediscover the peoples, cultures and riches of Russia's eastern frontiers. It addresses such questions as: who are the people of the region?; have they a distinct culture?; and does the area have a future as part of the Pacific Rim?

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This comprehensive collection of the latest research and policy developments in civic service worldwide provides an informed assessment of what works and what doesn't work in the field. With contributions from some of the discipline's best-known global leaders, it presents a conceptualization and operational definition of civic service that allows for variations across nations and cultures. "Civic Service Worldwide" offers a perspective on the history and potential for civic service from its roots in military service. It summarizes the effects of national service in diverse countries, and identifies important developments in service, including service across the lifespan and transnational service. The editors and contributors also address key questions and promising theoretical and methodological approaches for advancing knowledge in the field.

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POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Affairs & Administration