HISTORY OF RUSSIA AND EURASIA - INTRODUCTORY

HISTORY OF RUSSIA AND EURASIA - INTRODUCTORY

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Code
90576
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
CREDITS
6 credits during the 3nd year of 8768 International and Diplomatic Sciences (L-36) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
M-STO/03
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (International and Diplomatic Sciences)
semester
2° Semester

OVERVIEW

State and International Politics between the Soviet Union and the Russian Federation. Introductory (undergraduate) course on Soviet and Post-Soviet history. Ideologies, state, and society, with emphasis on how internal factors shaped international politics.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Understanding of the main stages and issues of Soviet and Post-Soviet history

Teaching methods

Lectures

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Oleg Chlevnjuk, Stalin, Milano, Mondadori, 2016

Vladislav M. Zubok, A Failed Empire. The Soviet Union in the Cold War from Stalin to Gorbachev, Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 2009

Stephen Kotkin, A un passo dall’Apocalisse. Il collasso sovietico, 1970-2000, Roma Viella, 2010

fuirther reading will be assigned in class.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

LARA PICCARDO (President)

MARA MORINI (President)

MARIA ELISABETTA TONIZZI

MARIA ELEONORA GUASCONI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures

LESSONS START

II semester

ORARI

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HISTORY OF RUSSIA AND EURASIA - INTRODUCTORY

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral exam

FURTHER INFORMATION

Students must register in the relvant aulaweb course page