Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia 2010

Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia 2010

by Europa Publications
     
 

Extensive coverage of the political, economic and social affairs of the region. This impartial up-to-date survey of the countries and territories that make up the region includes:

  • incisive analysis by acknowledged experts
  • the latest statistics on the major economic indicators and population

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Overview

Extensive coverage of the political, economic and social affairs of the region. This impartial up-to-date survey of the countries and territories that make up the region includes:

  • incisive analysis by acknowledged experts
  • the latest statistics on the major economic indicators and population
  • invaluable directory material.

General Survey

  • leading authorities on the region analyze topics of regional importance including: An Economic Survey of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS); International Relations of Russia and the CIS; The Politics of Energy in the Caspian Sea Region; Poverty and Social Welfare; The Politics of Water in Central Asia; and Environmental Degradation.

Country Surveys

Individual chapters on every country containing:

  • an introductory survey, containing essays on the geography, recent history and economy of each country, which includes a map and chronology
  • an extensive statistical survey of economic indicators, which include area and population, health and welfare, agriculture, forestry, fishing, mining, industry, finance, trade, transport, tourism, media and education.
  • a full directory containing names, addresses, and contact details for the following areas: the constitution, the government, legislature, local government, political organizations, diplomatic representation, the judiciary, religion, the media, finance, trade and industry, transport, tourism, culture, education, social welfare, the environment and defence
  • in-depth coverage of autonomous, sovereign and separatist territories, including comprehensive information on the constituent units of the Russian Federation.
  • a bibliography, providing sources for further research.

Who's Who in Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia

  • biographical details of more than 160 of the leading political figures in the region.

Regional Information

  • detailed information on the following: regional organizations; research institutes; a select periodicals bibliography and a select books bibliography.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
'Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia is an important new guide to the region.' - Reference Reviews

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857435313
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/21/2009
Pages:
804
Product dimensions:
0.85(w) x 1.10(h) x 1.70(d)

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