CfP: INDEPENDENCE 1918
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CfP: INDEPENDENCE 1918

deadline 15 september 2017 The Forum for Czech and Slovak Studies (U.K.) invites scholars, including postgraduate students and independent scholars, to present a short (15-20 minute) paper to an interdisciplinary panel on the theme of Independence 1918 at the BASEES (British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies) conference being held at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, 13-15 April 2018. The panel is intended to explore...

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CfP: Cold-War Home Fronts: Comparative Approaches
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CfP: Cold-War Home Fronts: Comparative Approaches

University of Sheffield, UK 26-27 January 2018 Deadline : 21 September 2017 For four decades after the end of the Second World War, competition between the socialist and capitalist blocs shaped international relations on a global scale. For the main protagonists, the USA, USSR, and their near neighbours in Europe, it was a deferred conflict, but also, paradoxically, a ‘total war’ for which citizens must be ever-vigilant. The aim of...

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Of Red Dragons and Evil Spirits
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Of Red Dragons and Evil Spirits

Oto Luthar Of Red Dragons and Evil Spirits Post-Communist Historiography between Democratization and New Politics of History The collection of well-researched essays assesses the uses and misuses of history 25 years after the collapse of Soviet hegemony in Eastern Europe. As opposed to the revival of national histories that seemed to be the prevailing historiographical approach of the 1990s, the last decade has seen a particular set...

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CfP: quaderno 2019 Società italiana di storia militare
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CfP: quaderno 2019 Società italiana di storia militare

l’edizione 2019 del quaderno della​​ Società Italiana di Storia Militare, intitolato Italy on Rimland. Eurasian Collision and Italian history (1780-2018) ​deadline September 30, 2018​ Scarica il file in PDF, clicca qui...

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TOTALITARIAN SOCIETIES AND DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION
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TOTALITARIAN SOCIETIES AND DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION

Tommaso Piffer and Vladislav Zubok OTALITARIAN SOCIETIES AND DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION Essays in memory of Victor Zaslavsky This book is a tribute to the memory of Victor Zaslavsky (1937–2009), sociologist, émigré from the Soviet Union, Canadian citizen, public intellectual, and keen observer of Eastern Europe.In seventeen essaysleading European, American and Russian scholars discuss the theory and the history of totalitarian society with...

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Ideologia e Realpolitik
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Ideologia e Realpolitik

Andrea Borelli Ideologia e Realpolitik L’opera ricostruisce la storia dell’Istituto di economia e politica mondiale e lo scontro dialettico avvenuto nell’intellighenzia e nell’establishment sovietico tra posizioni antieuropeiste–isolazioniste e occidentaliste–integrazioniste nel periodo 1924–48. Lo studio dell’interazione tra politica estera e cultura politica dell’Urss è necessario per comprendere il rapporto Russia–Europa nel XX...

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