Central Asian, Russian & Eastern European Studies Products

  • Routledge Companion to Global Heritage Conservation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vinayak Bharne, Trudi Sandmeier

    The act of identifying, protecting, restoring, and reusing buildings, districts, and built landscapes of historic and cultural significance is, at its best, a reflective and consequential process of urban and socio-economic reform. It has the potential to reconcile conflicting memories, meanings,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01
    Routledge

  • Jewish Migration in Modern Times

    The Case of Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Semion Goldin, Mia Spiro, Scott Ury

    This collection examines various aspects of Jewish migration within, from and to eastern Europe between 1880 and the present. It focuses on not only the wide variety of factors that often influenced the fateful decision to immigrate, but also the personal experience of migration and the critical…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge

  • Schnittke Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gavin Dixon

    Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998) was arguably the most important Russian composer since Shostakovich, and his music has generated a great deal of academic interest in the years since his death. Schnittke Studies provides a variety of perspectives on the composer and his music. The field is currently…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Composing for the State

    Music in Twentieth-Century Dictatorships, 1st Edition

    Edited by Esteban Buch, Igor Contreras Zubillaga, Manuel Deniz Silva

    Under the dictatorships of the twentieth century, music never ceased to sound. Even when they did not impose aesthetic standards, these regimes tended to favour certain kinds of art music such as occasional works for commemorations or celebrations, symphonic poems, cantatas and choral settings. In…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Musical Cultures of the Twentieth Century

  • Russia, Ukraine and Contemporary Imperialism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Boris Kagarlitsky, Radhika Desai, Alan Freeman

    This book is a unique contribution to scholarship on the sources of the conflict in Ukraine. The volume brings together writers from Russia, Ukraine, Canada, the United States, Europe and Australia, many of whom attended a gathering of scholars and activists from all over Ukraine, held in…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • National indifference and the History of Nationalism in Modern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maarten van Ginderachter, Jon Fox

    National indifference is one of the most innovative notions historians have brought to the study of nationalism in recent years. The concept questions the mass character of nationalism in East Central Europe at the turn of the nineteenth and twentieth century. Ordinary people were not in thrall to…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Post-Soviet Armenia

    The New National Elite and the New National Narrative, 1st Edition

    By Irina Ghaplanyan

    Following the collapse of the Soviet Union, Armenia has struggled to establish itself, with a faltering economy, emigration of the intelligentsia and the weakening of civil society. This book explores how a new national elite has emerged and how it has constructed a new national narrative to suit…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • György Ligeti's Cultural Identities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Bauer, Márton Kerékfy

    Since György Ligeti’s death in 2006, there has been a growing acknowledgement of how central he was to the late twentieth-century cultural landscape. This collection is the first book devoted to exploring the composer’s life and music within the context of his East European roots, revealing his…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Soviet Postcolonial Studies

    A View from the Western Borderlands, 1st Edition

    By Epp Annus

    Postcolonial studies is a well-established academic field, rich in theory, but it is based mostly on postcolonial experiences in former West European colonial empires. This book takes a different approach, considering postcolonial theory in relation to the former Soviet bloc. It both applies…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Institutional Responses to Drug Demand in Central Europe

    1st Edition

    By Flip Maas

    Edited by Patrick Kenis

    This title was first first published in 2002: Understanding the link between institutional contexts and drug problems is crucial to the process of developing appropriate drug policies and drug demand reduction strategies. However, this link is too often taken for granted, with most drug-related…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge

  • Transitions

    Russians, Ethiopians, and Bedouins in Israel’s Negev Desert, 1st Edition

    By Richard Isralowitz, Jonathan Friedlander

    This title was first published in 2000:  Comprising over one-third of the land area of Israel, the Negev is home to more than 400,000 residents representing one of the most unusual ethnic mixes in the world. Immigrants from many regions and countries: North Africa, Ethiopia, the Middle East,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Iran's Foreign Policy in the South Caucasus

    Relations with Azerbaijan and Armenia, 1st Edition

    By Marzieh Kouhi-Esfahani

    Iran’s role as a regional power is more significant than many in the West may realise. The country lies between Central Asia/the Caucasus and the Gulf region on the one hand, and, on the other, between the Mediterranean/Levant region and South Asia. Many of these areas are of increasing strategic…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

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