Формирование украинской идентичности: гражданская, этническая или постколониальная?
Россия и современный мир. 2021. Т. 3. № 112. С. 145-164.
Ukrainian vs. Russian? The Securitization of Language-Related Issues in Ukrainian Blogs and on News Websites.
, East European Politics and Societies 2020 Vol. 34 No. 2 P. 375-399
The transformation of the peaceful demonstrations, which started on November 21, 2013, against Yanukovych’s decision to suspend the signing of the association agreement with the EU, into the bloodshed in Kyiv and eastern Ukraine, has vividly demonstrated that the rhetoric of the “protection of Russian-speakers’ rights” can be easily transformed from the level of “discursive ...
Added: October 4, 2019
“One Nation—One Language” The Ambiguity of the State Language Policy and Policy Towards Minorities in Contemporary Latvia and Ukraine.
, European Yearbook of Minority Issues Online 2022 Vol. 19 P. 241-269
This article analyses the development of national legislation in the field of language and minority-related policies and the subsequent public discussions in Latvia and Ukraine in 2018-2020. During this period, major reforms in the sphere of language policy and the protection of national minorities’ rights were initiated in both countries. The analysis of these initiatives ...
Added: June 14, 2022
L. : Routledge, 2021
In the wake of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, this volume examines the relationship Russia has with its so-called ‘compatriots abroad’. Based on research from Belarus, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Latvia and Ukraine, the authors examine complex relationships between these individuals, their home states, and the Russian Federation. Russia stands out globally as a leading sponsor of kin-state nationalism, ...
Added: August 28, 2021
, , Facta Simonidis, Poland 2013 Vol. 1 No. 6 P. 93-119
An analysis of power distribution is studied among factions and groups in Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (1990–2012). Banzhaf power index is used to evaluate the power of factions and groups for two different decision-making rules, the simple majority and the constitutional majority. Ordinal α-index – a generalization of Banzhaf power index which takes into account ...
Added: November 19, 2014
Multilingualism as a Concept for the Study of Culture. Interdisciplinary and Transnational Approaches
Trier : Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2021
The concept of multilingualism has produced a large body of scholarly literature across the humanities and social sciences in recent years. By opening up the dialogues between various disciplinary and national perspectives, this volume aims to develop multilingualism as a travelling concept for the study of culture, in the sense elucidated by Mieke Bal. The ...
Added: February 14, 2022
, Russia in Global Affairs (Russian Federation) 2014 Vol. 12 No. 3 P. 60-75
Ukraine today has three systemic problems: national and territorial disintegration, economic insolvency, and social and political chaos. Their further aggravation is fraught with a major threat to stability and to the very existence of the Ukrainian state. ...
Added: October 20, 2014
, Russian Politics and Law 2015 Vol. 53 No. 1 P. 81-100
The author argues that the return of Crimea to Russia, events in and around Ukraine, and associated tendencies in Russian domestic politics have created a new reality for Russian society. Many liberals consider declining Russian influence in the world a necessary condition of internal liberalization, while many of those who favor an independent role for ...
Added: March 2, 2016
, Россия и современный мир 2022 № 4 С. 65-79
The article analyzes the official position of Vietnam on the Russia's special military operation in Ukraine and reasons why Hanoi has declared the policy of neutrality on the issue. It notes that a definitive choice of either Russia or Ukraine by Vietnam would be harmful for its international standing, the domestic economic situation, and the achievement of largescale ...
Added: December 5, 2022
, Вестник международных организаций: образование, наука, новая экономика 2014 № 3 С. 96-111
The regional situation in Eastern Europe changed significantly by the end of the first decade of the 21st century. Competition between Russia and the European Union increased during the 2000s, while at the same time both actors were changing their approach to the six states of the former USSR that lie between Russia and the ...
Added: October 20, 2014
, PolitBook 2015 № 2 С. 167-179
In this article the author focuses on the political crisis in modern Ukraine. Under these circumstances, the stock of public confidence in official institutions of power is almost exhausted, thereby legitimating new institutions representing informal structures. One such institution is the Maidan - parallel structure, duplicating the functions of state structures. The author tries to ...
Added: August 28, 2015
, Nationalities Papers: The Journal of Nationalism and Ethnicity 2014 Vol. 42 No. 1 P. 1-7
Most studies of the post-Soviet space often explicitly or implicitly analyze Russia not as a new independent state but as the political successor of the USSR, thereby almost automatically leading to conclusions about Russian neo-imperialism. This paper explains how distorted discourses on the Soviet legacy originated and how they obstruct equal relations between Russia and ...
Added: June 29, 2015
, Вестник Волгоградского государственного университета. Серия 4: История. Регионоведение. Международные отношения 2013 № 2 С. 131-140
Дискуссия об интеграционном выборе Украины в последнее десятилетие традиционно основывается на трех общеизвестных тезисах: о безусловной значимости этой страны для региональных группировок, о желании России любыми средствами вовлечь ее в евразийскую интеграцию, а также о ее ключевом месте в отношениях России и ЕС, характеризуемых как «игра с нулевой суммой». Проведенное исследование показало их несоответствие действительности ...
Added: December 5, 2013
М. : Центр "Сова", 2014
Предлагаемый вниманию читателей сборник статей посвящен в первую очередь проявлениям этнорелигиозной ксенофобии - от уличного насилия до принятых в мейнстримных масс-медиа проявлений интолерантности - и различным аспектам современной динамики русского национализма - от политической эволюции некоторых групп до трансформации полуофициального дискурса. В сборник также включены статьи о трудностях правового противодействия ксенофобии. Две статьи о современном ...
Added: March 16, 2015
When the Future Came. The Collapse of the USSR and the Emergence of National Memory in Post-Soviet History Textbooks
Stuttgart : ibidem Verlag; Columbia University Press, 2019
This captivating volume brings together case studies drawn from four post-Soviet states—Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova. The collected papers illustrate how the events that started in 1985 and brought down the USSR six years later led to the rise of fifteen successor states, with their own historicized collective memories. The volume’s analyses juxtapose history textbooks ...
Added: April 20, 2020
Neoliberalism in Post-Soviet States: Preconditions and Public Attitudes in Belarus, Lithuania and Ukraine
, , Communist and Post-Communist Studies 2017
In this article the authors construct a theoretical model comprised of economic, political and national elements that demonstrate the preconditions needed for elite and mass support of neoliberal policies. Case studies examine these preconditions in Belarus, Lithuania, and Ukraine to determine those publics most likely to have positive views toward neoliberalism, while analysis of data ...
Added: April 6, 2016
, Asian Politics and Policy 2018 Vol. 10 No. 4 P. 752-771
This article examines the 2014–2015 crisis in Australia‐Russia relations that occurred after Russia’s annexation of Crimea in March 2014, from the point of view of both Moscow and of Canberra. It finds that the Kremlin did not take into account a number of factors that negatively affected Canberra’s stance towards the Kremlin even before 2014, ...
Added: December 28, 2018
, Вестник Московского государственного лингвистического университета. Серия: Общественные науки 2017 № 3 (787) С. 115-124
Globalization is an immanent historical process of not unification but rapprochement of cultures, formation of a global civilization as a “federation” of local civilizations. However, the present historical time is characterized by especially intensive and irreversible globalization. Due to the appearance of postcolonial states and rapid growth of migrations from the “global South” to the ...
Added: May 28, 2018
L. : London School of Economics and Political Science, 2014
The recent crisis in Ukraine cast a spotlight on those countries located between Russia and the EU, a region that had long existed beneath the radar of international politics. Indeed, even its name remains indeterminate: the term 'post-Soviet' is too encompassing (it could also designate Estonia or Tajikistan) while the notion of 'Eastern Europe' has ...
Added: October 21, 2014
Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, UNAM, 2022
This compendium looks at the recent conflict in Ukraine with a fresh look and from a multidisciplinary perspective. ...
Added: May 29, 2022
, , Axiomathes 2018 Vol. 28 No. 3 P. 345-361
This article focuses on the general theoretical issue of realism versus constructivism (or normativism) in politics, with a case of the present-day Russia as the main and most telling (but not the only) example. We present four assertions that we are going to defend. First, we claim that in the sphere of international relations, political ...
Added: March 18, 2018
, М. : Издательский дом ЯСК, 2022
In the present monograph, its author makes an attempt to fit nation-building in post-colonial countries of Asia and Africa into the world historical and cultural process. In the context of this process, the nature of the nation and its future in the Afro-Asian and global scales are discussed. The author argues that in the post-colonial ...
Added: October 16, 2022
, , Ученые записки Института Африки РАН 2019 No. 2 P. 5-14
The authors introduce the theme of African futures, and insist on the plural meanings it involves as both a concept and an empirical reality. The relationship between the continent’s futures and its multiple pasts and presents are considered, and the concept of ‘trajectory’ is used to integrate those multiple African realities into an integrated picture ...
Added: June 3, 2019
The Ukraine conflict, economic-military power balances, and economic sanctions: lessons from the past for future EU policies
, Elcano Royal Institute for International and Strategic Studies, Analyses of the Elcano Royal Institute (ARI) 2015
This analysis begins by identifying lessons for the understanding of the conflict in Ukraine and contemporary economic sanctions from the histories of the dynamics of economic and military power balances in Europe leading up to 2013 and of Western economic warfare directed against the USSR. It evaluates a number of empirical issues, such as the ...
Added: January 17, 2017
, ЭКО 2014 № 10
This paper analyzes Belarus energy system, relations between Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia in the framework of the Customs Union and the Common Economic Space. The consequences of the recent political crisis in Ukraine will inevitably lead to the review of the relations between the European Union and Russia. In these new conditions, the members of ...
Added: October 4, 2014