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ECONOMICS “Path Dependence” and Problems of Modernization from AboveN. Pliskevich HISTORY Europeanization, Westernization and the Mechanisms of Adaptation of Western Innovations in Imperial RussiaYe. Alekseyeva, D. Redin, M.-P. Rey PHILOLOGY Time Does Not Exist: The Works of Yevgeny VodolazkinA. Magly PHILOSOPHY The Concept of Free Will in EthicsL. Maksimov POLITICAL SCIENCE It Did Not Work […]
The author examines the results of the 15-year activity of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, its structure, and relations between its members. He also analyzes its role in the region and partnership problems, and forecasts the organization’s development prospects in the currently unfolding new world order.
GEOPOLITICS AND SECURITY The Islamic State Is a Trojan Horse for Eurasia A.N. Belsky, O.V. Klimenko Assessing the Balance of Strategic Forces in a Multipolar World V.I. Kuznetsov, D.A. Penkov, S.V. Ruchkin The US National Security Strategy and Its Implementation in Today’s Conditions Ye.O. Savchenko MILITARY ART Military Strategy: Looking Ahead S.G. Chekinov, S.A. Bogdanov […]
The authors look at the issue of European security in the context of large migration flows that have brought not only a new mode of life to many European countries, but also new threats and the most serious challenges since WWII. They suggest a certain set of tools to prevent a similar situation in the Russian Federation.
RAS IFES ROUND TABLE The Current State of Russian-Chinese Relations POLITICS Shanghai Cooperation Organization: Where Is It Headed?V. Vorobyov China in BRICS: First Among EqualsYa. Leksyutina ECONOMICS The Role of Chinese Living Abroad in the Development of the Northern Branch of the Silk Road Economic BeltA. Afonasyeva Ferrous Metallurgy of the PRC during the 12th […]
NEW ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDINGS The Excavation of the Southern Song Joint Burial of Hu Hong and His Wife at Huixi Village, Qingyuan County, Zhejiang Province The Excavation of Tomb M4 of the Shang and Zhou Tombs at the Shigushan Site in Baoji City, Shaanxi Province The Excavation of a Shipwreck of the Yuan Dynasty in Heze […]
China has proposed a number of integration concepts that are compatible with the interests of Russia but contradict efforts by the United States to maintain a unipolar world order under its hegemony. The author’s aim is to assess the pluses and minuses of RF and PRC integration projects in Eurasia, identify the obstacles standing in the way of their execution, and find ways of eliminating existing problems.
ECONOMICS The Legitimacy of Private Property in Russia: An Unresolved IssueL. Grigoryev, A. Kurdin HISTORY The Soviet Union and the Versailles System: Politics in the Middle East. 1921-1927V. Romanenko PHILOLOGY The Characters of Ivan Goncharov’s Novel The Precipice in the Context of Russia’s Economic HistoryS. Kazakova PHILOSOPHY The “Dark Matter” of TextL. Karasev In Defense […]
GEOPOLITICS AND SECURITY Antiterrorism as a Research Target for Political Science V.V. Zelyony The Naval Might of Russia in Today’s Geopolitical Situation O.V. Alyoshin, A.N. Popov, V.V. Puchnin MILITARY ART Certain Issues of Using the Airborne Forces under Today’s Conditions O.S. Tanenya, V.N. Uryupin The Basics of Using Amphibious Assault and Counterlanding Defense Operations K.A. […]
The authors examine geopolitical changes and military threats to the Russian Federation at sea, showing the role and place of the navy in the strategic nuclear and nonnuclear deterrence, as well as in countering the U.S. so-called prompt global strike, and formulate the principal development priorities for the navy until 2025.