Russian Government and Politics (Comparative Government and Politics)-Eric Shiraev

  • Title: Russian Government and Politics (Comparative Government and Politics)
  • Author: Eric Shiraev
  • Released: 2010-06-15
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  • Pages: 288
  • ISBN: 0230235867
  • ISBN13: 978-0230235861
  • ASIN: 0230235867



"Eric Shiraev's years of experience teaching the subject shines through in this coherent, well-documented and highly-readable text." —Ariel Choen, Senior Research Fellow, The Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies, Washington DC., USA

"A masterful, critical assessment of both the realities of Russia on the ground and the nature of the Russian state." Blair Ruble, Director of the Kennan Institute at The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington DC

"A comprehensive and multi-dimensional analysis of Russian developments and actions." Alan G. Whittaker, Professor, National Defense University, Washington DC

About the Author

ERIC SHIRAEV is a professor and senior research associate with George Mason University, USA, and research associate with the Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies of George Washington University. His many books include The Russian Transformation, Anti-Americanism in Russia, Fears in Post-Communist Societies and The Soviet Union, all published by Palgrave Macmillan.