As Central Asia and the adjacent territory become more important to the world, there is increasing interest in the region from international powers. This book, which includes much work from scholars based in the region, considers economic, political, social and security developments, and examines...
To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge
Power and Contradiction in Contemporary Russia
This book builds on the strengths of the previous volumes by the same author to provide the most detailed and nuanced account of the man, his politics and his profound influence on Russian politics, foreign policy and society. However, this is not a new edition of the earlier books but is an...
To Be Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies
The volume provides a retrospective analysis of Putin’s eight years as president between 2000 and 2008. An international group of leading specialists examine Putin’s leadership in an informed and balanced manner. The authors are drawn from Russia itself, as well as from Europe, America and...
Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge
Having been fully revised and updated to reflect the considerable changes in Russia over the last decade, the fourth edition of this classic text builds on the strengths of the previous editions to provide a comprehensive and sophisticated analysis on Russian politics and society. New to this...
Published April 6th 2008 by Routledge
Russia's Choice, 2nd Edition
The new edition of this extremely well-received political biography of Vladimir Putin builds on the strengths of the first edition to provide the most detailed and nuanced account of the man, his politics and his profound influence on Russian politics, foreign policy and society. New to this...
Published September 9th 2007 by Routledge
Sakwa's Russian Politics and Society is the most comprehensive study of Russia's post-communist political development. For this third edition, Sakwa has updated the text throughout to include details of Yeltsin's second term and the impact on Russian politics of the rise of his successor, Vladimir...
Published April 3rd 2002 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Sources in History
Through sources and documents, The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union by Richard Sakwa places the Soviet experience in historical and comparative context. The author introduces each source in this volume fully and provides commentary and analysis.Using eye-witness accounts, official documents and...
Published June 16th 1999 by Routledge
In Perspective, 2nd Edition
Soviet Politics in Perspective is a new edition of Richard Sakwas successful textbook Soviet Politics: an introduction. Thoroughly revised and updated it builds on the previous editions comprehensive and accessible exploration of the Soviet system, from its rise in 1919 to its collapse in 1991. The...
Published October 7th 1998 by Routledge