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Current History (2019) 118 (810): 258–264.
Published: 01 October 2019
... postcommunism nationalism Alexander Lukashenko Soviet Union World War II 258 Some of the state s recent initiatives have sought to reappropriate ethno-cultural and pre-Soviet history and tradition, shaping a new politics of identity. Belarus s Winding Path to a Post-Soviet Identity NELLY BEKUS This...
Current History (2016) 115 (783): 280–283.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Alexander Etkind Three recent books about Russia and its authoritarian leader offer different theories on how a clique of former spies seized control. The worst answer is to blame the victim. The Invention of Russia: The Journey from Gorbachev's Freedom to Putin's War , by Arkady Ostrovsky...
Current History (2015) 114 (774): 278–281.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Alexander Etkind [A]lthough the level of political control in Putin's Russia is not much different from what was typical for the late Soviet period, the means of control have changed entirely. Second in a series on public spheres around the world . © 2015 Current History. All rights reserved...
Current History (2010) 109 (729): 301–307.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Alexander Cooley Intensified geopolitical competition … could further destabilize the country and change it from a collapsing state into a bona fide failed state. © 2010 Current History. All rights reserved. 2010 The Regents of the University of California Alexander Cooley Kyrgyzstan...