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Europe's Last Frontier?
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Oliver Schmidtke, S. Yekelchyk
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-30 - Publisher: Springer

Three former western Soviet republics - Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova - now find themselves torn between the European Union and the increasingly assertive Russia. This volume examines the foreign and domestic policies of these states with an eye to the lasting legacy of Russian domination and the growing attraction of
Belarus, Ukraine and Russia
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Stephen White
Categories: Nationalism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

Books about Belarus, Ukraine and Russia
Swords and Sustenance
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Robert Legvold, Celeste A. Wallander
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-02-20 - Publisher: MIT Press

The stability of the former Soviet states is threatened by their precarious geopolitical position within a turbulent economic and political environment. Swords and Sustenance explores the complex economic dimension of national security for two key post-Soviet countries, Belarus and Ukraine—that is, how they have dealt with the challenges posed by
Ukraine and Russia
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Roman Solchanyk, Roman Sol'čanik
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This timely study provides a clear analysis of both the domestic and foreign policies and security issues confronting RussiaOs largest and most important neighbor during its first decade as an independent state. Roman Solchanyk emphasizes throughout the book, the complex, centuries-old Ukrainian-Russian relationship, which is so central that the ORussian
Belarus at the Crossroads
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Sherman W. Garnett, Robert Legvold
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher:

Belarus, although frequently overlooked in the West, is a country critical to the development of the post-Soviet states and to Europe as a whole. Its location alone--bordering Russia, Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine--points to its importance as a major geopolitical player. On top of that, the ambitions of its president mean