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Introduction

Steven S. Lee

in The Ethnic Avant-Garde: Minority Cultures and World Revolution

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231173520
eISBN:
9780231540117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231173520.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The Introduction uses Vladimir Tatlin's Monument to the Third International (aka Tatlin's Tower) to rethink both ethnicity and the avant-garde. To assist with this effort, I also provide overviews of ... More


War and independence

Mandy Sadan

in Being and Becoming Kachin: Histories Beyond the State in the Borderworlds of Burma

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265550
eISBN:
9780191760341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265550.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter considers the impact of World War II on the Kachin region. It examines evidence for the motivations of Kachin volunteers during the war in the Kachin Levies and other organisations. It ... More


Imagining Minorities as Nations in the 1920s

Vera Tolz

in Russia's Own Orient: The Politics of Identity and Oriental Studies in the Late Imperial and Early Soviet Periods

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199594443
eISBN:
9780191725067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594443.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Looks at patterns of nation-building in Siberia, Transcaucasia, and Central Asia in the first decade of Bolshevik rule. The chapter demonstrates that the Revolution propelled to the top political ... More


The Ghetto and the Imperium

Richard Taruskin

in Russian Music at Home and Abroad: New Essays

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520288089
eISBN:
9780520963153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288089.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, Western

A comprehensive examination of the effects of changing Soviet policies regarding “nationalities” on the composition and judging of music under Soviet rule, beginning with a comparison of European ... More


City Day: Hospitality, the Friendship of the Peoples, and multikulturalizm

Justine Buck Quijada

in Buddhists, Shamans, and Soviets: Rituals of History in Post-Soviet Buryatia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190916794
eISBN:
9780190916824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916794.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism, World Religions

City Day is a public celebration of the anniversary of Ulan-Ude’s founding. The public holiday, with a parade and speeches, indexes a chronotope and genre of history labeled the hospitality genre. ... More


“Becoming Visible”: Italian Women and Their Male Co-Citizens in the Liberal State

Sabina Donati (ed.)

in A Political History of National Citizenship and Identity in Italy, 1861-1950

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804784511
eISBN:
9780804787338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784511.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

“Becoming Visible”: Italian Women and Their Male Co-Citizens in the Liberal State


Defining the Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic

Krista A. Goff

in Nested Nationalism: Making and Unmaking Nations in the Soviet Caucasus

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501753275
eISBN:
9781501753299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501753275.003.0004
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter provides an exploration of the afterlife of early Soviet nationality policies and wartime territorial disputes. It reviews historiographical debates about Soviet citizenship, the depth ... More


A New Struggle

Melvyn C. Goldstein, Dawei Sherap, and William R. Siebenschuh

in A Tibetan Revolutionary: The Political Life and Times of Bapa Phuntso Wangye

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520240896
eISBN:
9780520940307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240896.003.0025
Subject:
History, Asian History

The changes and new perspectives that Deng Xiaoping was implementing in the rest of China were slow to reach Tibet. Deng sent Hu Yaobang to Tibet to end the “Two Whatevers” approach and begin a new, ... More


Making Minorities and National Hierarchies

Krista A. Goff

in Nested Nationalism: Making and Unmaking Nations in the Soviet Caucasus

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501753275
eISBN:
9781501753299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501753275.003.0002
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter traces the evolution of Soviet nationality policies in the 1920s and 1930s and highlights early attempts to layer korenizatsiia across titular and nontitular communities in Azerbaijan. ... More


Ethnicity as Ideology and Politics

Mark Bassin

in The Gumilev Mystique: Biopolitics, Eurasianism, and the Construction of Community in Modern Russia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801445941
eISBN:
9781501703393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801445941.003.0007
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter examines discourses around “ethnos theory” and nationality policy. It first considers Stalinist doctrines that defined the nature of ethnicity as manifested within the individual ... More


Between Tradition and Transformation: Soviet Jews in the 1930s

Anika Walke

in Pioneers and Partisans: An Oral History of Nazi Genocide in Belorussia

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199335534
eISBN:
9780190251581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199335534.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The chapter introduces the lives of women and men who grew up in the small villages of Ryzhkovichi and Slavnoe, midsize towns Rogachev and Bobruisk, and the capital of Belorussia, Minsk. The ... More


Soviet Selves: Victory Day

Justine Buck Quijada

in Buddhists, Shamans, and Soviets: Rituals of History in Post-Soviet Buryatia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190916794
eISBN:
9780190916824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916794.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism, World Religions

Chapter 2 presents the Soviet chronotope embodied in Victory Day celebrations. Victory Day, which is the celebration of the Soviet victory over Germany in World War II, presumes the familiar Soviet ... More


Islam and the Opening of the Chinese Mind

Robert R. Bianchi

in China and the Islamic World: How the New Silk Road is Transforming Global Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190915285
eISBN:
9780190915315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190915285.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Islam’s impact on China is growing because its external and internal influences are more intertwined than ever. Islamic civilization permeates the New Silk Road, shaping all of China’s efforts to ... More


August 1914: Alexander Solzhenitsyn and Russian Wartime Literature of the Early Years of the War

Birgit Menzel

in The Forgotten Front: The Eastern Theater of World War I, 1914 - 1915

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780813175416
eISBN:
9780813175447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813175416.003.0012
Subject:
History, Military History

Reinhard Nachtigal addresses the fate of the nearly 7 million prisoners of war in Russia, Germany, and Austria-Hungary and the challenges they both encountered and created in the early phase of the ... More


Conclusion

Krista A. Goff

in Nested Nationalism: Making and Unmaking Nations in the Soviet Caucasus

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501753275
eISBN:
9781501753299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501753275.003.0007
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter recovers a historical experience of how Soviet nationality policies and practices promoted and erased the memory of a dynamic, interwoven experience of community building, rebuilding, ... More


Nested Nationalism: Making and Unmaking Nations in the Soviet Caucasus

Krista A. Goff

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501753275
eISBN:
9781501753299
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501753275.001.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This book is a study of the politics and practices of managing national minority identifications, rights, and communities in the Soviet Union and the personal and political consequences of such ... More


Language Sacred and Language Injurious: Ethical Encounters with the Other

Dace Dzenovska

in School of Europeanness: Tolerance and Other Lessons in Political Liberalism in Latvia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501716836
eISBN:
9781501716867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501716836.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

Chapter 5 turns to language as the primary area of tolerance work and shows that learning the liberal virtue of tolerance also required adapting new language ideologies, ones that viewed words as ... More


Conclusion: A Sonderweg through Soviet Modernity

Tarik Cyril Amar

in The Paradox of Ukrainian Lviv: A Borderland City between Stalinists, Nazis, and Nationalists

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453915
eISBN:
9781501700842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453915.003.0010
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This concluding chapter presents three traditional explanations of Lviv and western Ukraine's distinctiveness. First, what was made into Soviet western Ukraine only after 1939 had a history of ... More


Substate Dictators

Yoram Gorlizki and Oleg Khlevniuk

in Substate Dictatorship: Networks, Loyalty, and Institutional Change in the Soviet Union

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300230819
eISBN:
9780300255607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300230819.003.0002
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter discusses the challenges that substate leaders faced after the war and the party-based tools they used to forge networks. It analyzes how substate leaders subjugate rank-and-file ... More


On Methodology: Oral History and the Nazi Genocide

Anika Walke

in Pioneers and Partisans: An Oral History of Nazi Genocide in Belorussia

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199335534
eISBN:
9780190251581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199335534.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The chapter discusses oral history’s central role in helping to reconstruct unknown history as well as deciphering dynamics of personal and social memory. It establishes the notion of memory as ... More


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