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POLITICS Russia and Asia-Pacific Economic Integration: Seeking a “Point of Entry”V. Petrovsky The Chinese One Belt, One Road Project: Concept, Plan, and Cooperation with RussiaS. Uyanayev ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSIONS Relations Between the PRC and the U.S.A. at Present: Prospects and Challenges for RussiaY. Khazanov The Free Trade Agreement Between the Eurasian Economic Union and VietnamV. Mazyrin […]
NEW ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDINGS The 2004 Excavation of a Western Section of the Astana Cemetery in Turpan Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region The Excavation of the Tomb of Qiu Cheng of the Ming Dynasty at Baima Village, Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province The Excavation of a Liao Dynasty Tomb at Duzhangzi Sub-Village, Chaoyang City, Liaoning Province Bronzes […]
The authors discuss the major advantages of overland routes running across Russian territory and look at outside and domestic obstacles hindering integration of the Russian transportation network into the system of international transit corridors. They also consider the likely ways and options available for integrating the Russian Federation into the international transportation system and expanding its involvement in international freight traffic between the APR and European countries.
What is the role of ideas in modernization in general and in post-Soviet modernization in particular? There is no consensus among experts on the contribution of ideas to the building of new institutions and practices in various countries in various historical periods. They answer differently the question of whether ideas cause transformations or the other way around. However, when it comes to political, economic and social transformations in post-Soviet Russia, the prevailing view is that ideas were secondary to the interests of key players.
ECONOMICS Tatyana Zaslavskaya and Her Contribution to the Study of Post-Communist TransformationsM. Shabanova Mikhail Tugan-Baranovsky’s Ethical Economics and the Challenges of Global DevelopmentB. Korneychuk HISTORY World War I: A Historian’s ViewV. Vinogradov PHILOLOGY Herzen Jr., or Why Did Stavrogin Go to Iceland?I. Sirotkina PHILOSOPHY Medieval Nominalism and the Genesis of a New European MentalityP. Gaidenko […]
DOCUMENTS Greetings from Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, to the Participants and Guests of the Russo-Chinese Conference “The Role of the U.S.S.R. and China in Defeating Fascism and Japanese Militarism in World War II Greetings from PRC Chairman Xi Jinping to the Participants and Guests of the Russo-Chinese Conference “The Role of the […]
This article analyzes China’s position on reaching a settlement on the crisis in Afghanistan. The dynamic of Beijing’s approach is described with allowance for inter-Afghan and regional challenges: strengthening the armed opposition in Afghanistan, its influence on the Muslim Uighurs of Xinjiang, and strengthening the strategic partnership between the United States and India in the region. The year 2015, when Beijing and Islamabad signed an agreement to create a China-Pakistan economic corridor (CPEC), was a landmark for the region.
ECONOMICS Public Goods and Public Interests: Is There a Connection?V. Tambovtsev HISTORY Russian Diplomacy in the Framework of the Crimean SystemV. Khevrolina Ancient Occidental Saints in the 20th-century Russian Orthodox Church CalendarI. Semenenko-Bassin PHILOLOGY Weeping and Laughter in the “History of Pechorin’s Soul”V. Vlashchenko PHILOSOPHY Intuition and the Quantum Approach to the Theory of ConsciousnessM. […]
THEORY AND METHODOLOGY The Evolution of Assessing Comprehensive National PowerYa. Berger POLITICS ROK President Park Geun-hye’s Eurasia InitiativeL. Zakharova, K. Asmolov A Missed OpportunityV. Shabalin China’s Economic Diplomacy in the 21st CenturyYa. Leksyutina ECONOMICS Economic Security and Cooperation in East Asia: Round Table at the RAS IFES THE STATE AND SOCIETY The PRC Political Regime’s […]
NEW ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDINGS The Excavation of a Cemetery at Tuvan New Housing Development near the Lower Outlet of Kanas Lake in Burqin County, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region The Excavation of a Tang Dynasty Tomb in Gongyi City, Henan Province The Excavation of a Song Dynasty Tomb on Nanyang Road, Zhengzhou City, Henan Province The Excavation […]