Friday, July 21, 2017

Dmitry Shlapentokh

Dmitry Shlapentokh is Associate Professor of History at Indiana University, South Bend.

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Russia’s Renegade Puppet

When the Kremlin installed Ramzan Kadyrov as president of Chechnya, he seemed an effective antidote to the jihadist threat. But the logical conclusion of the Kremlin’s policy appears to be precisely w… read more

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The Dragon and the Bear

Ever since the Soviet Union's collapse in 1991, Russia and China have sought to rekindle the close relations that once supposedly existed between the USSR and Mao's China before Khrushchev’s denunciati… read more

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The Death of Russian Womanhood

The post-Soviet era has marginalized a generation of Russian women who defined themselves by sacrifice in the name of a greater cause. Dmitry Shlapentokh examines their predicament, and suggests that … read more

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