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Contemporary Russia

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This volume provides a readable and accessible introduction to Russia's politics, economics,and society, especially as they are evolving under Putin's presidency. Present developments are set in the historical context of the events and trends of Russia's first post-Soviet decade and of the country's changing place in the world.
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published November 12th 2005 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published September 20th 2005)
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While not a big page turner, it was really good for what it was and gave me a lot of important information in an understandable and not-too-dense way. Feel much more prepared for Russia after reading it.
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