Russia: The Challenges of Transformation

Russia: The Challenges of Transformation

by Piotr Dutkiewicz (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780814785003
Publisher: New York University Press
Publication date: 05/01/2011
Series: Possible Futures Series
Pages: 509
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Piotr Dutkiewicz is Professor of Political Science and the Director of the Center for Governance and Public Policy at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.

Table of Contents

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Acknowledgments
Foreword
Craig Calhoun
Introduction
Piotr Dutkiewicz and Dmitri Trenin
1 Missing in Translation: Re-conceptualizing
Russia’s Developmental State
Piotr Dutkiewicz
2 The Long Road to Normalcy: Where Russia Now Stands
Vladimir Popov
3 The Sovereign Bureaucracy in Russia’s Modernizations
Georgi Derluguian
4 The Changing Dynamics of Russian Politics
Richard Sakwa
5 Leadership and the Politics of Modernization
Timothy J. Colton
6 The Sociology of Post-reform Russia
Mikhail K. Gorshkov
7 Elites: The Choice for Modernization
Leonid Grigoriev
8 Education for an Innovative Russia
Nur Kirabaev
9 Health and Healthcare in Russia Today and Tomorrow
Oleg Atkov and Guzel Ulumbekova
10 The Imaginary Curtain
Roderic Lyne
11 What Kind of a Europe for What Kind of Russia
Alexander Rahr
12 The Obama Administration’s “Reset Button” for Russia
Andrew C. Kuchins
13 Russia: The Eastern Dimension
Bobo Lo
14 Russia and the Newly Independent States of Central Asia: Relations Transformed
Rustem Zhangozha
15 Of Power and Greatness
Dmitri Trenin
afterword
Russia and the West: Toward Understanding
Vladimir I. Yakunin

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