Politics In Russia: A Reader

Politics In Russia: A Reader

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Covering the major contours of any Russian politics course, and comprehensive enough to serve as a core text, this new Reader includes sections from the Soviet political system and its collapse, to the debate about post-Communist transition and efforts toward political and economic reform. Ostrow's choice of readings is guided by a central insight: To understand contemporary Russia, and to bring the study of Russian politics to life, students need to know that there are strongly competing interpretations of Russian politics past and present-and these interpretations are best represented by watershed examples of the voices in the debate. A former journalist who worked in Russia, Ostrow's substantial headnotes blend needed background with insights from his experience, to create a nuanced treatment of Russian politics.

Product Details

  • Author: Joel M. Ostrow
  • Publication Date: 2012-06-26
  • Publisher: CQ Press
  • Product Group: Book
  • Manufacturer: CQ Press
  • Binding: Paperback, 512 pages
  • Brand: Brand: CQ Press
  • Features:
    • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Item Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 880L x 600W x 90H
    • Weight: 120
  • Package Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 890L x 600W x 110H
    • Weight: 125
  • List Price: $56.00
  • ISBN: 1608716503
  • ASIN: 1608716503

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