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Russia"s road to modernity

by Jerzy Gierus

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Published by Instytut Studiów Politycznych Polskiej Akademii Nauk in Warszawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia (Federation)
    • Subjects:
    • Social change -- Russia (Federation),
    • National characteristics, Russian.,
    • Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJerzy Gierus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN530.2.A8 G54 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p. ;
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL469728M
      ISBN 108386759534
      LC Control Number98191945

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By doing this, the book tries to answer the questions about Russia's place among other nations, in what way she is different from other countries, and whether. Russia's road to modernity. Imperial and Soviet Russia. This is a most unusual history of Russia, possibly bordering on the unorthodox. Outwardly conforming to an accepted chronological framework with the usual separation of imperial Russia from its Soviet successor, David Christian plunges the reader from the outset into "a single coherent argument" that is designed to inform the entire book, the main theme of which is "the transition to modernity".

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Russia shared in a larger European modernity marked by increased overlap and sometimes merger of realms that had previously been treated as discrete entities: the social and the political, state and society, government and economy, and private and public.

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