The Future of the Soviet Past: The Politics of History in Putin's Russia (Paperback)

The Future of the Soviet Past: The Politics of History in Putin's Russia By Anton Weiss-Wendt (Editor), Nanci Adler (Editor), Kiril Feferman (Contribution by) Cover Image

The Future of the Soviet Past: The Politics of History in Putin's Russia (Paperback)

By Anton Weiss-Wendt (Editor), Nanci Adler (Editor), Kiril Feferman (Contribution by)

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Overall, this is a popular topic well handled and essential for students and scholars across several disciplines. The volume provides a good overview of contemporary Russia, and as scholars we should now consider how else these new avenues of research can be unlocked.

--James C. Pearce - College of the Marshall Islands "The Russian Review.
Anton Weiss-Wendt is Research Professor at the Norwegian Center for Holocaust and Minority Studies. He is author of the two-volume Documents on the Genocide Convention from the American, British, and Russian Archives; A Rhetorical Crime: Genocide in the Geopolitical Discourse of the Cold War; The Soviet Union and the Gutting of the UN Genocide Convention; and Murder Without Hatred: Estonians and the Holocaust. He is editor of Racial Science in Hitler's New Europe, 1938-1945 and The Nazi Genocide of the Roma: Reassessment and Commemoration. Nanci Adler is Professor of Memory, History, and Transitional Justice at the NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies and the University of Amsterdam. She has authored and/or edited, among others, Keeping Faith with the Party: Communist Believers Return from the Gulag, The Gulag Survivor: Beyond the Soviet System, Victims of Soviet Terror: The Story of the Memorial Movement, and Understanding the Age of Transitional Justice: Crimes, Courts, Commissions, and Chronicling. Her current research focuses on transitional justice and the legacy of Communism.
Product Details ISBN: 9780253057624
ISBN-10: 0253057620
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication Date: October 5th, 2021
Pages: 270
Language: English