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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Dimensions and Challenges of Russian Liberalism
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Dimensions and Challenges of Russian Liberalism

Reset DOC International Workshop​​ Dimensions and Challenges of Russian Liberalism OCTOBER 26-28, 2017 – UNIVERSITY OF TURIN DIMENSIONS AND CHALLENGES OF RUSSIAN LIBERALISM The history of Russian liberals has been marked by defeats, most recently at the 2016 Duma elections when not a single candidate associated with liberal parties has been elected. The very definition of a Russian liberalism is problematic and has been debated,...

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L’Europe centrale et orientale
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L’Europe centrale et orientale

Roman Krakovsky L’Europe centrale et orientale De 1918 à la chute du mur de Berlin Des indépendances après la Première Guerre mondiale à la chute du communisme, l’Europe centrale et orientale est le théâtre de plusieurs crises majeures  : crise de modernisation, à laquelle cette région tente de répondre en se tournant vers le fascisme et le communisme  ; crise d’identité qui alimente les nationalismes et le repli sur soi ; crise...

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The Russian Liberals and the Revolution of 1905
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The Russian Liberals and the Revolution of 1905

Peter Enticott The Russian Liberals and the Revolution of 1905 There is a widespread notion that Russia is forever fated to be an authoritarian country where liberalism and democracy can never make real progress. However, at the beginning of the twentieth century there was an extremely influential “liberationist” movement which culminated in the formation of a modern, Western-style liberal party, the Constitutional Democrats or...

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Dalla censura e dal Samizdat alla libertà di stampa
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Dalla censura e dal Samizdat alla libertà di stampa

Urss 1917-1990 Mostra dal 27 giugno al 21 luglio 2017 Firenze, Università di Firenze Biblioteca Umanistica – piazza Brunelleschi, 4 Inaugurazione 27 giugno ore 17.30 Firenze, Università di Firenze Piazza Brunelleschi, 4 (sala di accoglienza) Saluti: Luigi Dei – Rettore dell’Università degli Studi di Firenze Nicholas Brownlees – Direttore del Dipartimento di Lingue, Letterature e Studi Interculturali Marcello Garzaniti – professore...

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Battaglie in Russia: Don e Stalingrado. Sguardo 75 anni dopo
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Battaglie in Russia: Don e Stalingrado. Sguardo 75 anni dopo

Conferenza organizzata dall’Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia. “Battaglie in Russia: Don e Stalingrado. Sguardo 75 anni dopo” 20 – 21 giugno 2017 presso l’Accademia militare di Modena Il programma clicca qui >> L’iscrizione gratuita e obbligatoria sul sito dell’evento, clicca qui...

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