Web Wars in Post-Socialist States
Series: Media, War and Security
This book examines the online memory wars in post-Soviet states – where political conflicts take the shape of heated debates about the recent past, and especially World War II and Soviet socialism. To this day, former socialist states face the challenge of constructing national identities,...
To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge
The Chekist Tradition, From Lenin to Putin
Series: Studies in Intelligence
This book explores the mythology woven around the Soviet secret police and the Russian cult of state security that has emerged from it. Tracing the history of this mythology from the Soviet period through to its revival in contemporary post-Soviet Russia, the volume argues that successive Russian...
Published March 22nd 2013 by Routledge