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  1. Russia's Protectorates in Central Asia

    Bukhara and Khiva, 1865-1924, 2nd Edition

    By Seymour Becker

    Series: Central Asian Studies

    This book examines the Russian conquest of the ancient Central Asian khanates of Bukhara and Khiva in the 1860s and 1870s, and the relationship between Russia and the territories until their extinction as political entities in 1924. It shows how Russia's approach developed from one of...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  2. NATO-Russia Relations in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Aurel Braun

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    Since the end of the Cold War NATO has redefined its raison d’etre, extending its membership, broadening its political goals and widening its zone of operation. It has also sought to enhance its co-operation with Russia, for example through the NATO-Russia Council, though moves here have...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Russian Revolution in Retreat, 1920–24

    Soviet Workers and the New Communist Elite

    By Simon Pirani

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The Russian revolution of 1917 was a defining event of the twentieth century, and its achievements and failures remain controversial in the twenty-first. This book focuses on the retreat from the revolution’s aims in 1920–24, after the civil war and at the start of the New Economic Policy – and...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Narrating Post/Communism

    Colonial Discourse and Europe's Borderline Civilization

    By Natasa Kovacevic

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The transition of communist Eastern Europe to capitalist democracy post-1989 and in the aftermath of the Yugoslav wars has focused much scholarly attention - in history, political science and literature - on the fostering of new identities across Eastern European countries in the absence of the old...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Central Asia and the Caucasus

    Transnationalism and Diaspora

    Edited by Touraj Atabaki, Sanjyot Mehendale

    Series: Routledge Research in Transnationalism

    Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, a number of linkages have been established between newly independent Central Asian states, or populations within them, and diaspora ethnic groups. This book explores the roles that diaspora communities play in the recent and ongoing emergence of national...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Late Stalinist Russia

    Society Between Reconstruction and Reinvention

    By Juliane Fürst

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The late Stalinist period, long neglected by researchers more interested in the high-profile events of the 1930s, has recently become the focus of much new research by people keen to understand the enormous impact of the war on Soviet society and to understand Soviet life under 'mature socialism'....

    Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Russian Business Power

    The Role of Russian Business in Foreign and Security Relations

    Edited by Andreas Wenger, Robert Orttung, Jeronim Perovic

    Series: Routledge Transnational Crime and Corruption

    Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, Russia has developed a powerful business community and a potent network of transnational organized groups. Russian Business Power explores the powerful impact these new actors are having on the evolution of the Russian state and its foreign...

    Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The Transformation of Urban Space in Post-Soviet Russia

    By Isolde Brade, Konstantin Axenov, Evgenij Bondarchuk

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    In the years since 1989, the societies of Russia and Eastern Europe have undergone a remarkable transformation from socialism to democracy and free market capitalism. Making an important contribution to the theoretical literature of urbanism and post-communist transition, this significant book...

    Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Russian Culture in Uzbekistan

    One Language in the Middle of Nowhere

    By David MacFadyen

    Series: Central Asian Studies

    Recent political changes in Central Asia, where the United States is replacing Russia as the dominant power, are having a profound effect on Russian speakers in the region. These people, formerly perceived as progressive and engaging with Europe, are now confronted by the erasure of their literary,...

    Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Cossacks and the Russian Empire, 1598–1725

    Manipulation, Rebellion and Expansion into Siberia

    By Christoph Witzenrath

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

    Using a wide range sources, this book explores the ways in which the Russians governed their empire in Siberia from 1598 to 1725. Paying particular attention to the role of the Siberian Cossaks, the author takes a thorough assessment of how the institutions of imperial government functioned in...

    Published April 2nd 2009 by Routledge