Umbrüche. Festivalband zum 6. Weimarer Rendez-vous mit der Geschichte
The article describes the transformation processes in Central and Eastern Europe between 1985 and 2015 and the prospects of further societal development resulting from them.
In this article, the author examines the social status of a relatively small group of people of Koreans, residing in the territory of the North Caucasus. The author concludes that in the period trom 1937 to 1990-ies Soviet Koreans actively participated in the Soviet state buildiing and along with all the peoples of the USSR held a social gathering place in the community.
During the 14th and 15th October 2017, a conference organized by Ben Eklof (Indiana University), Igor Fedyukin (Higher School of Economics (Moscow), Tatiana Saburova (Higher School of Economics, Indiana University), Elena Vishlenkova (Higher School of Economics, Moscow) has been held at the Indiana University Europe Gateway at CIEE Global Institute (Berlin) with the aim to discuss new narratives about the history of Russian education, aroused by James C. Scott’s books, Seeking like a State. How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed (1998), in particular on the basis of the concept of “high modernism” in its effort to redesign society and of the role of knowledge in the context of social and economic changes.
The paper deals with the problem of Soviet-Finnish scientific-technical cooperation in the mid-1950s - mid-1960s as well as the role of specialists who worked in the "new Soviet area" of the Karelian Peninsula and Ladoga Karelia which became a part of the USSR after the Soviet-Finnish war in 1941-1944. The article examies the mechanisms of cooperation between the states as well as it effects on enterprises of the former Finnish territory.
The significance of memoir complex associated with the large Russian historians of the XX century, as an important historical source.