Central Asian, Russian & Eastern European Studies Products

  • When Ideas Fail

    Economic Thought, the Failure of Transition and the Rise of Institutional Instability in Post-Soviet Russia, 1st Edition

    By Joachim Zweynert

    In the history of Russian economic ideas, a peculiar mix of anthropocentrism and holism provided fertile breeding ground for patterns of thought that were in potential conflict with the market. These patterns, did not render the emergence of capitalism in Russia impossible. But they entailed a deep…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • China's Relations with Central and Eastern Europe

    From "Old Comrades" to New Partners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Weiqing Song

    As China rises as an economic and an international power, new relationships are being forged with all areas of the world including Central and Eastern Europe. This book explores how this relationship is developing. It considers how China’s links with Central and Eastern Europe fit in to China’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Identity and Nation Building in Everyday Post-Socialist Life

    1st Edition

    Edited by Abel Polese, Jeremy Morris, Emilia Pawłusz, Oleksandra Seliverstova

    This book explores the function of the “everyday” in the formation, consolidation and performance of national, sub-national and local identities in the former socialist region. Based on extensive original research including fieldwork, the book demonstrates how the study of everyday and mundane…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Hungary since 1945

    1st Edition

    By Árpád von Klimó

    Lying on the political fault line between East and West for the past seventy-five years, the significance of Hungary in geopolitical terms has far outweighed the modest size of its population. This book charts the main events of these tumultuous decades including the 1956 Uprising, the end of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • EU-Russia Relations in Crisis

    Understanding Diverging Perceptions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Casier, Joan DeBardeleben

    Relations between the EU and Russia have been traditionally and predominantly studied from a one-sided power perspective, in which interests and capabilities are taken for granted. This book presents a new approach to EU-Russia relations by focusing on the role of images and perceptions, which can…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Handbook of the Economics and Political Economy of Transition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Hare, Gerard Turley

    Transition from central planning to a market economy, involving large-scale institutional change and reforms at all levels, is often described as the greatest social science experiment in modern times. As more than two decades have passed since the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Antagonistic Tolerance

    Competitive Sharing of Religious Sites and Spaces, 1st Edition

    By Robert M. Hayden, Aykan Erdemir, Tuğba Tanyeri-Erdemir, Timothy D. Walker, Devika Rangachari, Manuel Aguilar-Moreno, Enrique López-Hurtado, Milica Bakić-Hayden

     Antagonistic Tolerance examines patterns of coexistence and conflict amongst members of different religious communities, using multidisciplinary research to analyze groups who have peacefully intermingled for generations, and who may have developed aspects of syncretism in their religious…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Cultural Forms of Protest in Russia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Birgit Beumers, Alexander Etkind, Olga Gurova, Sanna Turoma

    Alongside the Arab Spring, the 'Occupy' anti-capitalist movements in the West, and the events on the Maidan in Kiev, Russia has had its own protest movements, notably the political protests of 2011–12. As elsewhere in the world, these protests had unlikely origins, in Russia’s case spearheaded by…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Routledge Handbook of the History of Global Economic Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vincent Barnett

    The Routledge Handbook of the History of Global Economic Thought offers the first comprehensive overview of the long-run history of economic thought from a truly international perspective. Although globalization has facilitated the spread of ideas between nations, the history of economics has…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Sacred Surrealism, Dissidence and International Avant-Garde Prose

    1st Edition

    By Vivienne Brough-Evans

    Vivienne Brough-Evans proposes a compelling new way of reevaluating aspects of international surrealism by means of the category of divin fou, and consequently deploys theories of sacred ecstasy as developed by the Collège de Sociologie (1937–39) as a critical tool in shedding new light on the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Mother of God in the Theology of Sergius Bulgakov

    The Soul Of The World, 1st Edition

    By Walter Nunzio Sisto

    This book explores the Mariology of one of the most unique and fascinating thinkers in the Russian Orthodox tradition, Father Sergius Bulgakov. Bulgakov develops the Russian sophianic mariological tradition initiated by Vladimir Solo’ev and argues that Mary is the "soul of the world" or the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Soviet Urbanization

    1st Edition

    By Olga Medvedkov

    Originally published in 1990, Soviet Urbanization provides an assessment of Soviet urban systems. Drawing on her personal experiences at the Soviet Academy of Sciences and bringing with her much material otherwise unavailable in the West, the author analyses the structure of the Soviet urban…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

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