Russia and the New States of Eurasia: The Politics of Upheaval

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Cambridge University Press, 28 հնվ, 1994 թ. - 437 էջ
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With the collapse of the USSR, Russia and the fourteen other successor states that border it have had to deal with an unpredictable international environment as they face internal political turmoil and economic chaos. This book surveys relations among the new states and neighboring countries, and identifies the key issues that will determine the long-term economic growth and political stability of this vast and vital region. The authors examine the historical legacies of the new states; the influence of ethnicity and religion; prospects for internal and external economic relations; foreign policy, military forces, and the debate over nuclear weapons; and the impact of Western policy in the region.
 

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This is the first in a planned series of reports from the Russian Littoral Project, directed by the authors, focusing on the newly independent states in Eurasia. The project analyzes the foreign ... Read full review

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The Legacies of History
23
Russia
25
The Western Newly Independent States
35
The Southern Newly Independent States
45
Conclusion
55
National Identity and Ethnicity
57
Russia
60
The Western Newly Independent States
70
Foreign Policy Priorities and Institutions
195
Russia
198
The Western Newly Independent States
207
The Southern Newly Independent States
218
Conclusion
228
Military Issues
231
Russia
233
The Western Newly Independent States
245

The Southern Newly Independent States
80
Conclusion
88
The Impact of Religion
90
Russia
92
The Western Newly Independent States
102
The Southern Newly Independent States
111
Conclusion
120
Political Culture and Civil Society
123
Russia
126
The Western Newly Independent States
135
The Southern Newly Independent States
147
Conclusion
157
The Impact of Economics
161
Russia
163
The Western Newly Independent States
176
The Southern Newly Independent States
186
Conclusion
192
The Southern Newly Independent States
252
Conclusion
255
The Nuclear Factor
258
Russia
267
The Western Newly Independent States
270
The Southern Newly Independent States
275
Conclusion
279
Conclusion
281
The Upheaval in Comparative Perspective
289
Russia the West and the Future of Eurasia
294
Chronology of Events January 1992 to October 1993
298
Compendium of Leadership and Institutional Changes in the Eurasian States January 1992 to October 1993
311
Soviet Census Data Union Republic and ASSR 1989
331
Notes
342
Index
423
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Karen Dawisha was born Karen Hurst in Colorado Springs, Colorado on December 2, 1949. She studied Russian politics at the University of Colorado at Boulder and received a doctoral degree at the London School of Economics. She taught at Miami University in Oxford from 2000 until her retirement in September 2016. She wrote or co-wrote several books including Soviet Foreign Policy Towards Egypt; Eastern Europe, Gorbachev, and Reform: The Great Challenge; and Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? She died from lung cancer on April 11, 2018 at the age of 68.

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