RUSS 4120 - Russia after Communism: Post-Soviet Politics and Culture Course uri icon



  • Explores the process of the re-invention and re-shaping of the Russian national identity after the collapse of the communist society. Topics will include the formation of neoconservative and neo-imperialist agenda (Ukraine crisis), growth of the anti-western attitudes and the protest movement against Putin's politics. Taught in English. Same as RUSS 5120.