Russian & Soviet Politics Products

  • Russia and the EU

    Spaces of Interaction

    Edited by Andrey Makarychev, Thomas Hoffmann

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge
    Studies in Contemporary Russia

  • The Decay of Western Civilisation and Resurgence of Russia

    Between Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft

    By Glenn Diesen

    This book explores the cooperation and competition between Western and Russian civilisation and the rise of anti-establishment political forces both contesting the international liberal order and expressing the desire for closer relations with Russia. It proposes that that Western civilisation has…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Crises in the Post‐Soviet Space

    From the dissolution of the Soviet Union to the conflict in Ukraine

    Edited by Tina Olteanu, Felix Jaitner, Tobias Spöri

    The breakup of the Soviet Union led to the creation of new states and territorial conflicts of different levels of intensity. Scrutinising the post‐Soviet period, this volume offers explanations for both the frequency and the intensity of crises in the region. This book argues that the societies…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge
    Post-Soviet Politics

  • Globalizing East European Art Histories

    Past and Present

    Edited by Beáta Hock, Anu Allas

    This edited collection reassesses East-Central European art by offering transnational perspectives on its regional or national histories, while also inserting the region into contemporary discussions of global issues. Both in popular imagination and, to some degree, scholarly literature,…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Kazakhstan's Foreign Policy

    Regime neo-Eurasianism in the Nazarbaev era

    By Luca Anceschi

    For much of the post-Soviet era, Kazakhstan’s international relations developed against a specific backdrop: the Eurasian continent, a (vaguely defined) politico-cultural space with the modern Kazakhstani state at its centre. This book looks at the central role occupied by ‘regime neo-Eurasianism’…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Central Asia Research Forum

  • Transition Economies

    Transformation, Development, and Society in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

    By Aleksandr V. Gevorkyan

    This interdisciplinary book offers a uniquely comprehensive analysis of the transition economies of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and the Former Soviet Union (FSU). Providing full historical context and drawing on a wide range of literature, it explores the continuous economic and social…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge

  • Russia's Liberal Media

    Handcuffed but Free

    By Vera Slavtcheva-Petkova

    This book examines the challenges and pressures liberal journalists face in Putin's Russia. It presents the findings of an in-depth qualitative study, which included ethnographic observations of editorial meetings during the conflict in Ukraine. It also provides a theoretical framework for…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • Coloniality, Nationality, Modernity

    A Postcolonial View on Baltic Cultures under Soviet Rule

    Edited by Epp Annus

    Soviet postcolonial studies is an emerging field of critical inquiry, with its locus of interest in colonial aspects of the Soviet experience in the USSR and beyond. The articles in this collection offer a postcolonial perspective on Baltic societies and cultures – that is, a perspective sensitive…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Corruption and the Russian Economy

    How Administrative Corruption Undermines Entrepreneurship and Economic Opportunities

    By Yulia Krylova

    This book examines why the number of entrepreneurs is declining so rapidly in contemporary Russia, how many economic opportunities are being irrevocably lost each year because of administrative corruption, and why entrepreneurship has become one of the most dangerous occupations in the country over…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Transnational Crime and Corruption

  • Authoritarian Stability in the South Caucasus

    Voting preferences, autocratic responses and regime stability in Armenia and Georgia

    Edited by Matteo Fumagalli, Koba Turmanidze

    In recent years, competitive authoritarianism has become an increasingly common form of non-democratic politics. What is the relationship between the demand for particular public policies and a regime’s durability in office in such cases? How does policy-making interact with organizational power,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-24 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Russian Foreign Policy

    Edited by Andrei P. Tsygankov

    Providing a comprehensive overview of Russia’s foreign policy directions, this handbook brings together an international team of scholars to develop a complex treatment of Russia’s foreign policy. The chapters draw from numerous theoretical traditions by incorporating ideas of domestic institutions…

    Hardback – 2018-04-06 
    Routledge

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