Vestnik was launched by SRAS in 2004 as one of the world’s first online academic journals focused on showcasing student research. We welcome and invite papers written by undergraduates, graduates, and postgraduates. Research on any subject related to the broad geographic area outlined above is accepted. If you have written solid research eligible for publication according to the guidelines listed here, please submit it.
This, our sixth issue focuses on what it means and has meant to be Russian. “Layers of Identity” examines how children of immigrants from FSU define their self-identity. “The ‘Norman Problem‘ in Historiography” studies the age-old question of how Russian civization was born. “The Rise of Economic Nationalism” studies how nationalism is being affected by and effecting modern economic policy. “Rejecting Professional Medicine” shows, in part, how deeply held Russian beliefs are affecting the Russian health care system. Finally, “Empire, Nationalities, and the Collapse of the Soviet Union” posits the theory that nationalism was a major contributor to the fall of the USSR.
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2007-05-16 – Economic Nationalism under Globalization
2007-05-08 – Empire, Nationalities, and the Collapse of the USSR
2007-05-08 – Nationalism and the Origins of Russia
2007-05-08 – Self-identity in U.S. child immigrants from the FSU