History Politics and the Changing Meaning of Victory Day in Contemporary Russia

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This chapter focuses on the role that the Great Patriotic War plays in Russia’s history politics, domestically but also transnationally, since its role cannot be accurately analysed uniquely in a Russian context and needs to be interpreted within a much wider geopolitical perspective.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Long Aftermath. : Cultural Legacies of Europe at War 1936-2016
EditorsManuel Braganca, Peter Tame
Number of pages11
Place of PublicationNew York - Oxford
PublisherBerghahn Books
Publication dateApr 2018
ISBN (Print)978-1-78533-820-5
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-78238-154-9
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2018
MoE publication typeA3 Book chapter

Fields of Science

  • 5201 Political History
  • history politics
  • Soviet Union
  • Russia
  • Putin
  • Great Patriotic War
  • World War II
  • Victory Day

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