Central Asian, Russian & Eastern European Studies Products

  • Historical Injustice and Democratic Transition in Eastern Asia and Northern Europe

    Ghosts at the Table of Democracy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kenneth Christie, Robert Cribb

    The memory of past atrocity lingers like a ghost at the table of democracy. Injustices carried out in the past - from massacres and murder to repression and detention - embitter societies and distort their structures so that the process of establishing and running a democracy carries an extra…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge

  • Soviet and Post-Soviet Sexualities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard C.M. Mole

    Despite Soviet Russia having been one of the first major powers to decriminalise homosexual acts between men, attitudes towards lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in contemporary Russia and the other post-Soviet states have become increasingly hostile, with the introduction of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Everyday Soviet Utopias

    Planning, Design and the Aesthetics of Developed Socialism, 1st Edition

    By Anna Alekseyeva

    This book explores how intellectuals of the later Soviet decades – the 1970s and 1980s – sought to bring about the socialist utopian world. It argues that the last two decades of the Soviet Union were not characterised by state withdrawal and malaise, as some scholars have argued; …

    Hardback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • Libraries in Open Societies

    Proceedings of the Fifth International Slavic Librarians' Conference, 1st Edition

    By Harold Leich

    Learn how libraries have risen to the challenges created by the fall of Communism and the rise of information technology! How do librarians and researchers face war, social upheaval, and other challenges after the fall of Communism and the rise of digital technology? Libraries in Open Societies…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • The Ukrainian Crisis

    The Role of, and Implications for, Sub-State and Non-State Actors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tracey German, Emmanuel Karagiannis

    The conflict in eastern Ukraine continues with little sign of a negotiated resolution. Crimea has been absorbed into the Russian Federation, and celebrates the third anniversary of its ‘integration’ in March 2017. The ongoing nature of the conflict contrasts with a lack of academic exploration of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Ethnic Conflict in Asymmetric Federations

    Comparative Experience of the Former Soviet and Yugoslav Regions, 1st Edition

    By Gorana Grgić

    In the last years of their existence, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) and the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRY) found themselves facing a similar and very grim state of affairs. After their disintegration, the former Yugoslav republics spiralled into a set of ethnic…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • The EU and Russia in Their 'Contested Neighbourhood'

    Multiple External Influences, Policy Transfer and Domestic Change, 1st Edition

    By Laure Delcour

    The literature on the European Union influence’s in its Eastern neighbourhood has tended to focus on EU-level policies and prioritize EU-related variables. This book seeks to overcome this EU-centric approach by connecting EU policy transfer to the domestic and regional environment in which it…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Hegemony and Resistance around the Iranian Nuclear Programme

    Analysing Chinese, Russian and Turkish Foreign Policies, 1st Edition

    By Moritz Pieper

    The Iranian nuclear crisis is a proxy arena for competing visions about the functioning of international relations. This book is the first to provide comprehensive and comparative analyses to conceptualise the interaction between ‘hegemonic structures’ and those actors resisting them using the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Sexuality after War Rape

    From Narrative to Embodied Research, 1st Edition

    By Nena Močnik

    This book examines the potential impact of rape survivors’ traumatic experiences in post-conflict zones. With specific attention given to the experiences of women who were sexually abused during the breakup of the former Yugoslavia, it addresses the sexuality of survivors, which has so far been…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • China's Soviet Dream

    Propaganda, Culture, and Popular Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Yan Li

    This book examines the introduction of Soviet socialist culture in the People’s Republic of China, with a focus on the period of Sino-Soviet friendship in the 1950s. The vast state initiative to transplant Soviet culture into Chinese soil has conventionally been dismissed as a tool of propaganda…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Urban Spaces and Lifestyles in Central Asia and Beyond

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philipp Schröder

    This volume contributes new insights to the scientific debate on post-Socialist urbanities. Based on ethnographic research in cities of Central Asia, the Caucasus and Russia, its contributions scrutinise the social production of diverse public, parochial and private spaces in conjunction with…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Parties, Power and Policy-making

    From Higher Education to Multinationals in Post-Communist Societies, 1st Edition

    By Silvana Tarlea

    This book explains the conditions under which political parties in government were able to influence economic growth in post-communist European countries. It highlights higher education and international investment as the two essentially related areas that have been steered by governments. The…

    Hardback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

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