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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 […]
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 […]
ECONOMICS Transition to a New Economic Strategy Based on the Specific Nature of Human Capital in RussiaA. Auzan Reindustrialization of the Russian Economy and the Development of the Military-Industrial ComplexA. Balashov Ya. Martyanova HISTORY The Arab Spring: Light and ShadowsA. Kiva PHILOLOGY The Novel Yperite in Vsevolod Ivanov’s Artistic BiographyV. Yarantsev PHILOSOPHY The Later Husserl: […]
ECONOMICS Independent Economic Think Tanks in Russia: Evolution and Development ProspectsA. Yakovlev, L. Freynkman, A. Zolotov HISTORY The Interallied War in Summer 1913 as Seen by the Russian Public (Based on Russian press publications of the time)B. Kotov PHILOLOGY How Gogol’s Selected Passages from Correspondence with Friends Reached the ReaderI. Monakhova PHILOSOPHY Locke’s RazorA. Yakovlev […]
ECONOMICS The Regional Dimension of the New Russian CrisisN. Zubarevich Civilizational and Institutional Context of Russia’s Innovation-Driven DevelopmentN. Zarubina HISTORY Political Transformation of the Countries of New Europe in the EUI. Yazhborovskaya The USA as Perceived by Russia’s Constitutional Democrats and Octobrists, 1905-1917P. Skopin PHILOLOGY “The Vegetarian Twenties” in Zakhar Prilepin’s The MonasteryA. Zhuchkova PHILOSOPHY Two […]
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 […]
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. […]
ECONOMICS Corruption in Russia, Russia Corrupted: Is There a Way Out?V. Kleiner The Depletion of Academic RentYe. Balatsky HISTORY Arms Production in Russia in the Early 20th CenturyV. Polikarpov PHILOLOGY Unidentified Allusions: 1970s Critiques of Georgy Vladimov’s Novel Three Minutes of SilenceV. Sobol POLITICAL SCIENCE The Crisis of Ukrainian Statehood: Political, Legal, Axiological and Geoeconomic AspectsV. […]