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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2024) 57 (2): 49–68.
Published: 12 March 2024
... exchanges serve as an alternative means for conducting micro-level businesses in Central Asia. The phenomenon of “rassiychilar,” which is the central focus of this article, is one of the intriguing examples of debt-based trade in rural Fergana, Uzbekistan. This debt-based trade involves a myriad of informal...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2024) 57 (1): 101–129.
Published: 05 February 2024
...Vladimir Otrachshenko; Sana Iliyas; Nargiza Alimukhamedova Traditions and culture affect decisions in many daily life aspects, including family, labor market, business, and social life activities. The focus of this article is on Uzbekistan, a country that has a legacy of the Soviet past but also...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2009) 42 (3): 353–373.
Published: 07 August 2009
...Dina Rome Spechler; Martin C. Spechler Under the authoritarian regime of Islam Karimov, Uzbekistan has achieved independence and stability by exploiting its natural resources through a strategy of “staple globalism” and by balancing the great powers against each other. Since the breakup...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2007) 40 (2): 209–221.
Published: 26 April 2007
...Reuel R. Hanks The “re-Islamization” of society in independent Uzbekistan has proven to be a complex process, generating conflict in the social, cultural and political spheres. Since the early 1990s, the regime of Islam Karimov has sought to undermine any manifestation of “unofficial” Islam via...