• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan: Life and Politics during the Soviet Era - Politics and History in Central Asia (Hardback)
  • Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan: Life and Politics during the Soviet Era - Politics and History in Central Asia (Hardback)
zoom

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan: Life and Politics during the Soviet Era - Politics and History in Central Asia (Hardback)

(editor)
£70.50
Hardback 147 Pages / Published: 16/12/2016
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
This volume offers perspectives from the general public in post-Soviet Central Asia and reconsiders the meaning and the legacy of Soviet administration in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. This study emphasizes that the way in which people in Central Asia reconcile their Soviet past to a great extent refers to the three-fold process of recollecting their everyday experiences, reflecting on their past from the perspective of their post-Soviet present, and re-imagining. These three elements influence memories and lead to selectivity in memory construction. This process also emphasizes the aspects of the Soviet era people choose to recall in positive and negative lights. Ultimately, this book demonstrates how Soviet life has influenced the identity and understanding of self among the population in post-Soviet Central Asian states.

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9781137522351
Number of pages: 147
Weight: 341 g
Dimensions: 210 x 148 x 15 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2017

You may also be interested in...

On China
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
A History of the Middle East
Added to basket
The Railway Man
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Lemon Tree
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Afgantsy
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Dispatches
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Chickenhawk
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
History of Japan
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
The Burma Campaign
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Pakistan: A Hard Country
Added to basket
Without You, There Is No Us
Added to basket
The Penguin History of Modern China
Added to basket
India
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Samurai
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Forgotten Highlander
Added to basket
The Opium War
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.