The Russian People and Foreign Policy Russian Elite and Mass Perspectives, 1993-2000 by William Zimmerman

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Published by Princeton University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Central government policies,
  • International relations,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Political Science,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Russia,
  • Politics and government,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Post-Communism,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Political Science and International Relations,
  • 1991-,
  • Elite (Social sciences),
  • Political participation

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages250
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Open LibraryOL7758170M
ISBN 100691091676
ISBN 109780691091679

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power in Europe. To be successful, so must diplomacy with Moscow today. In February, Moscow and Washington issued a joint statement announcing the terms of a “cessation of hostilities” in Syria—a truce agreed to by major world powers, regional players, and most of the participants in the Syrian civil the fierce mutual recriminations that have become typical of U.S.-Russian relations in recent years, the tone of the statement suggested a surprising Cited by: 7.

Yet the Russian Federation still extends from Kaliningrad — as Königsberg has been known since its annexation by Russia in — all the way to.

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Andrei Gromyko, foreign minister of the Soviet Union from to. — The new foreign policy adopted by the People's Republic of China following the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and deepening relations with Russia.

— Developing contacts between Russia and Japan and the progress made in the dialogue on trade and economic issues. Although by no means I pretend to be very knowledgeable on Russian foreign policy I would like to suggest ‘Last war of the world-island’ by Alexander Dugin.

The reason why I suggest him is because I think he represents the Eurasian view in Russian.

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