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Political anti-Semitism in post-Soviet Russia

Vladimir Andreevich Likhachev

Political anti-Semitism in post-Soviet Russia

actors and ideas in 1991-2003

by Vladimir Andreevich Likhachev

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Published by Ibidem-Verlag in Stuttgart .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antisemitism -- Russia (Federation),
  • Xenophobia -- Russia (Federation),
  • Russia (Federation) -- Ethnic relations.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-229).

    StatementVyacheslav Likhachev ; edited and translated from Russian by Eugene Veklerov.
    SeriesSoviet and post-Soviet politics and society -- 37
    ContributionsVeklerov, Eugene.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination229 p. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22759092M
    ISBN 103898215296
    ISBN 109783898215299

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