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  1. The Russian Armed Forces in Transition

    Economic, geopolitical and institutional uncertainties

    Edited by Roger N. McDermott, Bertil Nygren, Carolina Vendil Pallin

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    Although the role of the military in Russia has changed significantly since Soviet times, it continues to exert great influence on Russian politics, economy and society. This book presents a comprehensive overview of current developments related to Russia’s military sector. It considers recent...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Postcommunist Film - Russia, Eastern Europe and World Culture

    Moving Images of Postcommunism

    Edited by Lars Kristensen

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    A post-communist condition has arisen from the fall of the Berlin Wall and later the Soviet Empire: this book looks at how this condition has manifested itself globally in the production of post-communist film. It argues post-communism is a shared experience on a geopolitical level, unlimited by...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Russian Multinationals

    From Regional Supremacy to Global Lead

    By Andrei Panibratov

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    Russian multinationals are playing an increasingly important role in the world economy, particularly in some key sectors such as oil, gas and metallurgy. At the same time, Russian multinationals differ in many respects from multinationals from other countries in that they often receive special...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Crime and Corruption in Russia

    Federal and Regional Perspectives

    Edited by Sally Stoecker, Ramziya Shakirova

    Series: Routledge Transnational Crime and Corruption

    Environmental devastation, a significant consequence of industrial activity in Soviet times, continues to be a major problem in Russia. Specific problems include radioactive pollutants from inadequately monitored nuclear plants, illegal logging and wildlife poaching which have grown into hugely...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Georgia: Revolution and War

    Edited by Rick Fawn

    The post-Soviet country of Georgia has generated surprise upon surprise. Its Rose Revolution in 2003 marked the first time an existing leadership of a post-Soviet state was forced to surrender power peacefully. The new leadership of Western-educated Mikheil Saakashvili initiated wide-ranging...

    Published September 1st 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Politics of HIV/AIDS in Russia

    By Ulla Pape

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

    This book studies the role of civil society organisations in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Russia. It looks at how Russia’s HIV/AIDS epidemic has developed into a serious social, economic and political problem, and how according to the United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), Russia is...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Transatlantic Energy Relations

    Convergence or Divergence

    Edited by John R. Deni, Karen Smith Stegen

    Recent upheaval in the global energy system – dramatic increases in demand led largely by developing countries, significant decreases in supply as a result of local or regional conflicts, and the growing nexus between the burning of hydrocarbons and climate change – has unsettled long-held notions...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Prosecuting War Crimes

    Lessons and legacies of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

    Edited by James Gow, Rachel Kerr, Zoran Pajic

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This volume examines the legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), which was created under Chapter VII of the UN Charter as a mechanism explicitly aimed at the restoration and maintenance of international peace and security. As the ICTY has now entered...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Business Leaders and New Varieties of Capitalism in Post-Communist Europe

    Edited by Katharina Bluhm, Bernd Martens, Vera Trappmann

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    Business leaders exert extraordinary influence on institution building in market economies but they think and act within institutional settings. This book combines both an elite approach with a varieties-of-capitalism approach. Comparing Poland, Hungary and East and West Germany, we perceive the...

    Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Innovative Fiscal Policy and Economic Development in Transition Economies

    By Aleksandr V. Gevorkyan

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    This book explores the problems of fiscal policy as an instrument of economic and social development in the modern environment, primarily focusing on the transition economies of Eastern Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia. Evaluating the transformational experience in these countries, this work...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge