Political Uses of the Great Patriotic War in Post-Soviet Russia from Yeltsin to Putin
Palgrave Macmillan, 2017
The embarrassing centenary: reinterpretation of the 1917 Revolution in the official historical narrative of post-Soviet Russia (1991–2017)
, Nationalities Papers: The Journal of Nationalism and Ethnicity 2018 Vol. 46 No. 2 P. 272-289
This article traces the reinterpretation of the Revolution(s) of 1917 in the official historical narrative of post-Soviet Russia. Its construction is an essentially political process, as its discursive hegemony depends on how it fits into the symbolic landscape created by various social actors. The task of reinterpretation of the revolution is complicated by its centrality for two conflicting patterns ...
Added: February 18, 2018
Constructing the “Usable Past”: the Evolution of the Official Historical Narrative in post-Soviet Russia
, , in: Cultural and Political Imaginaries in Putin's Russia. .: Boston, Leiden: Brill, 2018.. Ch. 4. P. 85-104.
The chapter describes the evolution of the memory policy of Russian Federation over twenty five years focusing at development of the official historical narrative, i.e. a semantic scheme that describes the genealogy of the macro political community constituting the Russian state, and “explains” how its past “determines” its present and future. The construction of the ...
Added: November 22, 2018
Justifying Separatism: The Year 1924, the Establishment of the Moldovan ASSR and History Politics in the Transnistrian Moldovan Republic
, Euxeinos: Governance and Culture in Black Sea Region 2014 No. 15-16 P. 104-117
Added: October 15, 2018
, Russian Review 2018 No. 77 P. 470-484
Based on the new archival documentation, in this article, I investigate the process of localization (decentralization of authority towards local actors) in the USSR during World War II. Local authorities managed the economy of some regions as a unified complex. They re-allocated the workforce, equipment, and materials among enterprises that reported to different commissariats (economic ...
Added: June 24, 2018
, Вестник РГГУ. Серия: Политология. История. Международные отношения. Зарубежное регионоведение. Востоковедение 2019 № 1 С. 139-150
The article is devoted to the analysis of discourses about the Great Patriotic / World War II in three newspapers published in the Republic of Moldova. Through this analysis we consider which tactics and strategies are used in the media space of Moldova in the struggle for historical memory in relation to those periods, the ...
Added: October 24, 2021
Официальный исторический нарратив как элемент политики идентичности в России: от 1990-х к 2010-м годам
, Полис. Политические исследования 2016 № 6 С. 139-158
The article explores a particular aspect of the identity policy of the Russian state – an evolution of the official historical narrative describing a genealogy of the nation. It is highly important for legitimization of the political regime as an “explanation” of continuity between collective past, present and future. The research is based on the ...
Added: November 20, 2016
СПб.: ЕУСПб, 2016
В начале XX в. Россия жила «от юбилея к юбилею» — почти непрерывной чередой праздновались пятидесяти-, сто- и двухсотлетия различных важных событий отечественной истории. Пиком юбилейной кампании стало 300-летие Дома Романовых, которое по иронии судьбы стало последним празднованием такого рода в дореволюционной России. В начале XXI в. Россия переживает похожий юбилейный бум. Так, 2013 г. ...
Added: September 21, 2016
Наркомат финансов СССР в годы Великой Отечественной войны. Структуры, кадры и деятельность финансовых органов
, , et al., М.: ИстЛит, 2020
The book contains documents on structural changes, personnel, and key activities of the central apparatus of the Narkomat (People's Commissariat) for Finance of the USSR as well as its branches on the eve and during the Great Patriotic War. The documents cast new light on such issues as evacuation and re-evacuation of the Narkomfin (People's Commissariat for ...
Added: August 21, 2020
, Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society 2019 Vol. 5 No. 2 P. 225-260
This article explores the role played by the Eternitate memorial complex, the central site for World War II commemoration in Chişinău, as a tool and site of history politics in the Republic of Moldova. It analyzes different facets of the history of the memorial complex, focusing in particular on the years after its renovation in ...
Added: March 27, 2019
Battlefield diary as a source for war-anthropological research (based on the ego-documents of submarine sailor G.I. Sennikov)
, , , Laplage em Revista 2021 No. 7 P. 99-110
The research is relevant due to the fact that historical, anthropological and psychological study of new ego-documents provides a significant resource for understanding the present time and social forecasting. The purpose of the article is to study ego-documents written during the Great Patriotic War by G.I. Sennikov, the submarine sailor of the Northern Fleet, with ...
Added: September 28, 2021
Кадровый вопрос в специальных (проверочно-фильтрационных) лагерях НКВД и его влияние на работу контрразведки по проверке военнослужащих Красной армии (1942-1945).
, Вестник Московского университета. Серия 8: История 2017 № 1 С. 98-109
The article covers a staff and sources of its recruitment in special/checkup-filtration NKVD camps in the years of the Great Patriotic War. It gives data about conflicts between counter-intelligence services and camps administration for an employment of people from these camps. The author makes the assessment of an influence of the staff issue on the ...
Added: October 14, 2017
Boston, Leiden: Brill, 2018
In Cultural and Political Imaginaries in Putin’s Russiascholars scrutinise developments in official symbolical, cultural and social policies as well as the contradictory trajectories of important cultural, social and intellectual trends in Russian society after the year 2000. Engaging experts on Russia from several academic fields, the book offers case studies on the vicissitudes of cultural policies, ...
Added: November 22, 2018
, Cultures of History Forum 2018 P. 0-0
On 29 September 2016, at a ceremony dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, which claimed the lives of more than thirty thousand Jews in 1941, a declaration was signed in Kyiv that called for the creation of a Babi Yar Holocaust Memorial Center (BYHMC). The article discusses the debates on the ...
Added: October 15, 2018
Символическая политика как предмет political science и Russian studies: исследования политического использования прошлого в постстветской России
, , Политическая наука 2020 № 2 С. 15-41
In this review article we examine political science’s contribution to post-Soviet symbolic politics through a focus on memory politics, which took center stage in the political competition among post-Communist elites. Under the Soviet regime, Communist ideology and its symbolism permeated both public and private life. After this system collapsed, confronting the ancient regime’s symbolic presence ...
Added: July 14, 2020
, Российская история 2019 № 3 С. 100-124
Immediately after the start of the Great Patriotic War, the Stalinist state undertook a purge of the country from suspicious elements, reminiscent in a number of parameters of the Great Terror: arrests took place throughout the country, certain categories of the population were repressed. Among them were believers, the repressions against whom were extremely cruel. ...
Added: June 14, 2019
М.: Кучково поле, 2012
The third зфке is devoted to the events of the first and second periods of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. It reveals political, economic and military-strategic conditions and prerequisites, which became a watershed event in a radical change in the war in favor of the Soviet Union and other countries of the anti-Hitler coalition. The ...
Added: April 22, 2018
А.Ш. Кабирова (Асылгараева) – исследователь вклада женщин Татарстана в достижение Победы в годы войны 1941–1945 гг.
, , Историческая этнология 2021 Т. 6 № 1 С. 9-14
The article discusses the characterization of A.Sh. Kabirova (Asylgaraeva)’s formation as a researcher at the first stage of her academic biography. The paper shows the scholar’s contribution to the study of the problems of the the Great Patriotic War social history, primarily its gender aspect. The process of writing and defending A.Sh. Kabirova’s Ph.D. dissertation ...
Added: September 27, 2021
, Философия и культура 2013 № 6 С. 736-745
Atomism and holism are considered as two opposite by implication but complementary approaches in the modern theory of complex self-organizing systems (theory of complexity). Atomism is connected with the consideration of nesting of complex structures in the world, their fractal organization, where we can reach elementary, further indivisible structural fragments on those basis complex scale ...
Added: November 13, 2013
Молотовские архивисты в годы Великой Отечественной войны: директивы из Москвы и реальность (1941–1943 гг.)
, Отечественные архивы 2020 № 1 С. 19-25
the activities of employees of the State Archive of Molotov region and the Archival pepartment of the UNKVD in the Molotov region in thr area of use of documents in the interests of propaganda, including their publication, in the first years of war are analyzed. ...
Added: July 6, 2020
Soviet People’s Commissariats and Decentralization of Management of the Economy during the Great Patriotic War
, Herald of the Russian Academy of Sciences 2020 Vol. 90 No. 5 P. 537-547
The little-studied phenomenon of the combination of centralization and decentralization in the management of the Soviet economy during the Great Patriotic War is analyzed. Decentralization of management is considered as a mechanism to adjust contradictions between centralized planning and the expansion of producers’ independence. The problem is investigated using the example of the operational activities ...
Added: December 3, 2020
От концепции 'справедливой войны' к идеям 'священной войны'. Милитаристские аспекты православного фундаментализма, анти-экуменизма в условиях мобилизационистского паттерна
, Государство, религия, церковь в России и за рубежом 2020
The article is devoted to analysis of a process of forming a contemporary religious-ethical attitudes to war in the Church Orthodox milieu in the Post-Soviet period. The hypothesis of the study is that for a long time (during the Synodal period, as well as during the XX century) the Church tried to elaborate principles for ...
Added: December 17, 2019
Наркомат финансов СССР в годы Великой Отечественной войны. Государственный бюджет СССР и мобилизация финансовых ресурсов
, , et al., М.: ИстЛит, 2020
In the book documents on the design, adoption and execution of the annual state budgets of the USSR during the Great Patriotic War are published. The publication includes resolutions of the Sovnarkom (Council of People's Commissars) of the USSR on the approval of the budgets, materials on the coordination of budget items, expert assessments made ...
Added: August 21, 2020
, Osteuroparecht 2019 Vol. 65 No. 4 P. 410-421
Legal possibilities for historical interpretations in Russia are more flexible than in many other post-communist countries. However, this extent of freedom of opinion be‐ came an irritating factor for the authoritarian regime in the 2010 s: the freedom to evaluate historical facts is an obstacle for imposing ideology everywhere. Under the presidency of Dmitry Medvedev, ...
Added: July 1, 2020
Система высшей власти в СССР в годы Великой Отечественной войны. Историография, источники и перспективы исследований
, Вестник Российского фонда фундаментальных исследований. Гуманитарные и общественные науки 2018 № 1 С. 15-26
The paper is dedicated to the main tendencies of the development of system of supreme power in the USSR during the Great Patriotic War due to a transformation of mechanics of decision-making and one-man dictatorship were transformed. The current published works on this subject aim to study formal structures of power, yet practices of the government and its ...
Added: June 24, 2018