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Julie Fedor, Samuel Greene, Andre Härtel, Andrey Makarychev
2016/2: Violence in the Post-Soviet Space
This special issue deals with the phenomenon of violence in the post-Soviet space. The central preoccupation is to examine both political and legal discourses and practices of internal and external violence,...
Continuity and Change in a Post-Communist Country’s Evolution of National Interests and Security Policies
Analysis of strategic culture facilitates a comprehensive understanding of a nation’s security identity and patterns of policy conduct. Though strategic culture changes over time, why and how these mutations...
21st Century Manifestations of an Historical Challenge
The topics of extremism, violent extremism, and radicalization leading to terrorism have constituted an increasingly prominent area of policy interest and donor support in recent years, globally and in...
Marina M. Lebedeva
From the Soviet Past to the Post-Cold-War Present
Recently, a renewed international interest in Russia as a world political actor has emerged. Against this background, it is useful to better understand how international relations and foreign affairs are...
The Cases of Ukraine, Moldova, and Pridnestrovia
Rolando Dromundo presents a political and historical analysis of the state-building processes in Ukraine, Moldova, and the unrecognized Republic of Pridnestrovia from the Soviet fall until 2015, starting...
Vladimír Clementis (1902–1952). The Political Biography of a Czechoslovak Communist
Baer’s biography of the former Czechoslovak Foreign Minister Vladimír Clementis (1902–1952) is the first historical study on the Communist politician who was executed with Rudolf Slánský and other...
The Russian nationalist idea, considered a marginal tendency in the 1990s, has, during the last years, transformed into an official state and widely popular ideology. The Russian political spectrum is...
Sbornik dokladov Tsentra “Sova“ za 2004-2007 gg. S predisloviem Aleksandra Verkhovskogo
By the end of the 1990s, the general subject of nationalism in Russia became largely identical with the narrower theme of ethnic Russian nationalism. At the same time, within the latter phenomenon, there...
Ingmar Bredies, Andreas Umland, Valentin Yakushik
The third volume of Aspects of the Orange Revolution complements the essays of the first two collections providing further historical background on, and analytical insight into, the events at Kyiv in late...
Kirill Galushko, Lidiia Smola
Ukraine of the last years has been an unpredictable country. The frequent changes of government and parliamentary coalitions as well as the contradictory foreign policy orientations of the main political...