Schlagwort-Archive: Russia

Western Democracy Promotion vs. the Illiberal Rest? The Case of EU Democracy Promotion in the Eastern Neighborhood

Since the end of the Cold War, a number of semi-authoritarian regimes emerged in the common neighborhood of the European Union and Russia from the ruins of the Soviet Union. The main characteristics of these states is that of not … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Europa, globale Verhältnisse | Verschlagwortet mit , , , | Kommentar hinterlassen

State-building, Putin Style

The formation of the modern state is a process of monopolising the physical and symbolic violence over a territory and its population. Vladimir Putin has learnt this lesson and enforces his agenda of splitting the Ukraine and creating a Russian … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Asien, globale Verhältnisse | Verschlagwortet mit , , , , , | Kommentar hinterlassen