Nations abroad : diaspora politics and international relations in the former Soviet Union / edited by Charles King and Neil J. Melvin.

"Based on new field research by an international team of post-Soviet specialists, Nations Abroad is the first comparative study to examine the complexities of trans-border ethnic groups and state-building in the former Soviet Union. Focusing on seven key casesJews, Armenians, Russians, Ukrainia...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Taylor & Francis)
Other Authors: King, Charles, 1967- (Editor), Melvin, Neil (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1 Introduction: Nationalism, Transnationalism, and Postcommunism / Charles King
  • chapter 2 The Russians: Diaspora and the End of Empire / Neil J. Melvin
  • chapter 3 The Jews: A Diaspora Within a Diaspora / Zvi Gitelman
  • chapter 4 The Armenians: Conflicting Identities and the Politics of Division / Razmik Panossian
  • chapter 5 The Ukrainians: Engaging the "Eastern Diaspora" / Andrew Wilson
  • chapter 6 The Kazakhs: Demographics, Diasporas, and "Return" / Sally N. Cummings
  • chapter 7 The Volga Tatars: Diasporas and the Politics of Federalism / Katherine E. Graney
  • chapter 8 The Poles: Western Aspirations, Eastern Minorities / Tim Snyder
  • chapter 9 Conclusion: Diasporas, International Relations, and Post-Soviet Eurasia / Neil J. Melvin Charles King.