Central Asian, Russian & Eastern European Studies Products

  • Ideologies of Eastness in Central and Eastern Europe

    1st Edition

    By Tomasz Zarycki

    This book explores how the countries of Eastern Europe, which were formerly part of the Soviet bloc have, since the end of communist rule, developed a new ideology of their place in the world. Drawing on post-colonial theory and on identity discourses in the writings of local intelligentsia figures…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Energy Poverty in Eastern Europe

    Hidden Geographies of Deprivation, 1st Edition

    By Stefan Buzar

    One of the consequences of the post-socialist transformation of Eastern and Central Europe and the Former Soviet Union is the emergence of energy poverty, a condition where households are living in inadequately heated homes. This book provides the first full-length examination of the causes,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Islam, Christianity and the Making of Czech Identity, 1453-1683

    1st Edition

    By Laura Lisy-Wagner

    Unlike many narratives about the Czech lands, which place them on the periphery of their own history, this study considers Czechs as central characters, looking both east and west to find their place in the early modern world. Islam, Christianity and the Making of Czech Identity, 1453-1683 works…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Schubert's Goethe Settings

    1st Edition

    By Lorraine Byrne Bodley

    The traditional approach to the study of Goethe and Schubert is to place them in opposition to one another, both in terms of their life experiences and in relation to the nineteenth-century Lied. In her introduction to this book, Lorraine Byrne examines the myths that have evolved around these…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Nuclear Energy Safety and International Cooperation

    Closing the World's Most Dangerous Reactors, 1st Edition

    By Spencer Barrett Meredith, III

    Twenty-five years after the Chernobyl explosion, disaster struck once again after a tsunami overwhelmed the considerable safety measures at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan. However, Fukushima had in place a solid containment structure to reduce the spread of radiation in the event of a…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Music on the Frontline

    Nicolas Nabokov’s Struggle Against Communism and Middlebrow Culture, 1st Edition

    By Ian Wellens

    The story of Nicolas Nabokov's involvement with the CIA-funded Congress for Cultural Freedom (CCF) is a story of the politics and sociology of culture; how music was used for political ends and how intellectual groups formed and functioned during the Cold War. The seemingly independent CCF,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Class in Russia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Suvi Salmenniemi

    Social differentiation, poverty and the emergence of the newly rich occasioned by the collapse of the Soviet Union have seldom been analysed from a class perspective. Rethinking Class in Russia addresses this absence by exploring the manner in which class positions are constructed and negotiated in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • The Bosnian Diaspora

    Integration in Transnational Communities, 1st Edition

    By Marko Valenta

    Edited by Sabrina P. Ramet

    The Bosnian Diaspora: Integration in Transnational Communities provides a comprehensive insight into the situation of the Bosnian Diaspora, including not only experiences in 'western' countries, but also the integration experiences of Bosnian migrants in neighbouring territories, such as Croatia,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series

  • Wagner in Russia, Poland and the Czech Lands

    Musical, Literary and Cultural Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Muir, Anastasia Belina-Johnson

    Richard Wagner has arguably the greatest and most long-term influence on wider European culture of all nineteenth-century composers. And yet, among the copious English-language literature examining Wagner's works, influence, and character, research into the composer’s impact and role in Russia and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • De-coding New Regionalism

    Shifting Socio-political Contexts in Central Europe and Latin America, 1st Edition

    Edited by James W. Scott

    Bringing together comparative case studies from Central Europe and South America, this book focuses on 'new' regions - regions created as political projects of modernization and 're-scaling'. Through this approach it de-codes 'New Regionalism' in terms of its contributions to institutional change,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • The European Social Model and Transitional Labour Markets

    Law and Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ralf Rogowski

    Bringing together theoretical, empirical and comparative perspectives on the European Social Model (ESM) and transitional labour market policy, this volume contains theoretical accounts of the ESM and a discussion of policy implications for European social and employment policies that derive from…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Russian Nature

    Exploring the Environmental Consequences of Societal Change, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan D. Oldfield

    Jonathan D Oldfield provides a detailed assessment of the changing relationship between Russian society and the wider environment since the fall of the Soviet Union. Through this, he highlights the need to critically evaluate assumptions regarding the post-Soviet environment, in order to move…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice

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