Central Asian, Russian & Eastern European Studies Products

  • Housing Change in East and Central Europe

    Integration or Fragmentation?, 1st Edition

    By Sasha Tsenkova

    Edited by Stuart Lowe

    Ten years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, patterns of change to the former communist nations of Europe are now discernible in a way that was impossible to see in the initial years. This insightful book focuses on the case of changes in housing based on evidence collected from across the Central…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30

  • Figuration/Abstraction

    Strategies for Public Sculpture in Europe 1945-1968, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte Benton

    The notion that the practice of abstraction was confined to Western Europe while a stereotyped form of figuration defined the art of the Eastern bloc continues to dominate art historical accounts of public sculpture of the post-war period. This book offers a number of alternative readings, and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Subject/Object: New Studies in Sculpture

  • Privatization and Entrepreneurship

    The Managerial Challenge in Central and Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erdener Kaynak, Alfred Lewis, Arieh A Ullmann

    Privatization and Entrepreneurship: The Managerial Challenge in Central and Eastern Europe analyzes the challenges faced by managers in the transforming economies of Central and Eastern Europe and provides penetrating insights into the details of managing in the former socialist countries. This…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27

  • Freedom of Speech in Russia

    Politics and Media from Gorbachev to Putin, 1st Edition

    By Daphne Skillen

    This book traces the life of free speech in Russia from the final years of the Soviet Union to the present. It shows how long-cherished hopes for an open society in which people would speak freely and tell truth to power fared under Gorbachev’s glasnost; how free speech was a real, if fractured,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Prospects for Pastoralism in Kazakstan and Turkmenistan

    From State Farms to Private Flocks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dr Carol Kerven, Carol Kerven

    This collection traces how pastoralists have coped with the challenges of change in a part of the world with a long-tradition of livestock keeping. Their precarious position - balanced between a market system where only the fittest may survive, and their attempt to remain a human resource for the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-15
    Central Asia Research Forum

  • The European Union’s Broader Neighbourhood

    Challenges and opportunities for cooperation beyond the European Neighbourhood Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sieglinde Gstöhl, Erwan Lannon

    Over the past decade the European Union (EU) has gradually developed the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) with its neighbours. At the same time, the ‘neighbours of the EU’s neighbours’ have presented new challenges. This book addresses the EU’s broader neighbourhood, comprising of the ENP…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Global Order Studies

  • The Language of Global Development

    A Misleading Geography, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    Terms such as "Third World", "developing countries" and "Global South" are ubiquitous in the discipline of development studies, but they are often poorly defined, ideologically weighted and misleading. Taking an intellectual history approach, this book examines the most commonly used spatial terms…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Sacred Music as Public Image for Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand III

    Representing the Counter-Reformation Monarch at the End of the Thirty Years' War, 1st Edition

    By Andrew H. Weaver

    Ferdinand III played a crucial role both in helping to end the Thirty Years' War and in re-establishing Habsburg sovereignty within his hereditary lands, and yet he remains one of the most neglected of all Habsburg emperors. The underlying premise of Sacred Music as Public Image for Holy Roman…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31

  • Contemporary Environmentalism in the Baltic States

    From Phosphate Springs to 'Nordstream', 1st Edition

    Edited by David J. Galbreath

    This book examines the relationship between environmentalism and political transition in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Environmentalism was a strong force behind the nationalist movements preceding the independence of the Baltic States and the subsequent collapse of the Soviet Union. The…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27

  • Muslim Education in the 21st Century

    Asian perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sa’eda Buang, Phyllis Ghim-Lian Chew

    Muslim Education in the 21st Century reinvestigates the current state of affairs in Muslim education in Asia whilst at the same time paying special attention to Muslim schools’ perception of educational changes and the reasons for such changes. It highlights and explores the important question of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14

  • Russia-China Relations in the Post-Crisis International Order

    1st Edition

    By Marcin Kaczmarski

    The book explores developments in Russia-China relations in the aftermath of the global economic crisis, arguing that the crisis transformed their bilateral affairs, regional liaisons and, crucially, altered the roles both states play on the international arena. Discussing how Russo-Chinese…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Russia’s Changing Economic and Political Regimes

    The Putin Years and Afterwards, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrey Makarychev, Andre Mommen

    The book reveals the interconnection between social, cultural and political protest movements and social and economic changes in a post-communist country like Russia still dominated by bureaucratic rulers and "oligarchs" controlling all basic industries and mining activities. Those interests are…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

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