By Raymond Taras
Bringing jointly top students from Russia and out of doors specialists on Russia, this publication appears to be like on the distinction among the picture Russia has of itself and how it's seen within the West. It discusses the old, cultural and political foundations that those pictures are equipped upon, and is going directly to examine how contested those pictures are, and their effect on Russian id. The booklet questions no matter if differing photographs clarify fractiousness in Western-Russian kin within the new century, or no matter if precise ‘imaginary solitudes’ supply a greater platform from which to barter adjustments. offering an leading edge comparative learn of latest pictures of the rustic and their impression, the publication is an important contribution to reviews of globalisation and foreign relations.
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Russia's Identity in International Relations: Images, Perceptions, Misperceptions (BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies) by Raymond Taras