Russian Politics and Society

Russian Politics and Society

Richard Sakwa


Having been totally revised and up to date to mirror the huge alterations in Russia over the past decade, the fourth version of this vintage textual content builds at the strengths of the former variations to supply a complete and complex research on Russian politics and society. New to this edition:

  • extended assurance of electoral legislation, celebration improvement and neighborhood politics
  • new bankruptcy at the ‘phoney democracy’ interval, 1991-93
  • historical evaluate of Yeltsin’s management
  • full assurance of Putin’s presidency
  • discussion of the improvement of civil society and the issues of democratic consolidation
  • latest advancements within the Chechnya clash
  • more on international coverage matters
  • the re-introduction of the Russian structure as an appendix
  • an up-to-date decide on Bibliography
  • more specialise in the demanding situations dealing with Russia within the twenty-first century.

Written in an obtainable and vigorous variety, this e-book is full of specified details at the imperative debates and matters in Russia’s tough transformation. This makes it the simplest to be had textbook at the topic and is key interpreting for all these excited about the destiny of Russia, and with the way forward for overseas society.

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