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Political developments in contemporary Russia / Ian Jeffries.

Author/Creator:
Jeffries, Ian., author.
Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (817 p.)
Series:
Guides to economic and political developments in Asia ; 8.
Guides to economic and political developments in Asia ; 8
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Subjects:
Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991-.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book provides a comprehensive overview of political developments in Russia since late 2000, following on from where the author's previous publication, The New Russia, left off.? It covers all aspects of politics including the following: the highly centralized nature of power in Russia; central government and presidential elections; regional government and developments in the republics, including unrest in Chechnya and the other Caucasian republics; and human rights. Taking a chronological approach, it shows how politics overall has changed over the period, including how the relationshi
Contents:
A chronology of political developments since 9 December 2000
Human rights
Developments in Chechnya and other Caucasian republics since 22 January 2001
Russia-Georgia relations and the war of august 2008
Background to Georgia and its regions ; a chronology of events from 26 July 1992 to the war of August 2008 ; the war of August 2008.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-283-10494-6
9786613104946
1-136-84965-3
0-203-83446-1
OCLC:
712039908
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9780203834466 doi