The first in historiography research of the life and writings of an outstanding Russian educator, a close friend of Vladimir Lenin's father Ilya Ulyanov Alexander Alexeevich Krasev (1844-1921). It extends and corrects the conventional image of Krasev as presented in available literature.
The 1 part of this volume includes different works reflecting the variety of fields in which Russian scholars do their research on America.In the 2 part of this collection of works professors teaching courses in "American Studies" in different universities of Russia and the CIS share their experience.The 3 part includes articles discussing the origins and development of the social thought in the United States. The 4 part presents collection of works devoted to different linguistic aspects of studying and teaching the American culture in our country. The 5 part is devoted to studying historical, social and political aspects of this phenomenon.
The article is devoted to materials about the United States and Russian-American relations in the Kirov (Vyatka) archives. The most remarkable documents concern the participation of the Vyatka region in the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893 in Chicago and the U.S. Embassy relief assistance to German and Austro-Hungarian war prisoners and deportees during the WWI.
American Elite and Presidential Power. History, Politics, Law.
The book is dedicated to the most topical issues of contemporary America.
What is an unelected and unaccountable “American elite” (sometimes called “deep state”) and its relations with legitimately and democratically elected President of the country?
War of “deep state” and “Washington swamp” against the revolution of President Donald Trump.
Impeachment - precedents and perspectives of its use against the US President.
Emergency powers of the US President.
Civil society in America and Russia.
Topical issues of US-Russia relations. Anti-Russian legislation in the USA.
The author has visited America more than 60 times. He visited nearly all American states, worked at the US Congressional Research Service (CRS), taught at ten universities in the USA and got his doctorate at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. What does it mean: American dream through Russian eyes?
These and many other topics in a new book of a well-known Russian expert in American studies.
The new B. Obama military strategy is analyzed.
The article is devoted to the US-Russia Relations development in 2012. It explores the factors, which influenced and determined their development, as well as the emerging model of "selective pragmatic cooperation" between the US and Russia.
The analytical report “Russian elite-2020” is the first in a series of papers, prepared under the auspices of the Research Grants Program of the Foundation for Development and Support of the Valdai Discussion Club. This research project analyzes the values, mindset and ideological orientation of post-Soviet elites, as well as the factors that influence their formation and evolution. Based on the results of the analysis, authors composed a portrait of a typical representative of the Russian elite in the 2020s, and forecasted how elite values and attitudes will continue to evolve and what effect they will have on the Russian domestic and foreign policy