Post Tagged with: "Russia"

Migration to Russia and the Current Economic Crisis

Migration to Russia and the Current Economic Crisis

The migration ties between Russia and the newly independent states have generally weakened. This is unlikely to bode well for either Russia or the countries in the region

Migration of Ukrainians to Russia in 2014–2015

Migration of Ukrainians to Russia in 2014–2015

For many years, Russians were open to Ukrainians and saw them as desirable neighbours. However, recent geopolitical changes have had negative consequences.

Kiev, Ukraine, colorful tires ,the Berehynia monument

Open Access Book – Ukraine in Conflict: An Analytical Chronicle

Through a series of articles written between 2013 and 2017, this book examines Ukraine during its period of conflict following the Euromaidan protests.

Beyond Attitudes: Russian Xenophobia as a Political Legitimation Tool

Beyond Attitudes: Russian Xenophobia as a Political Legitimation Tool

Complex historical, political and social events shape up patterns of xenophobia and how xenophobia is used as a political legitimation tool in Russia.

Labour Migration in the Eurasian Economic Union

Labour Migration in the Eurasian Economic Union

If new member states are being attracted to EEU membership with the promise of an open labour market, the realities of migrant experience is likely to be disappointing.

Dangerous and Unwanted: Policy and Everyday Discourses of Migrants in Russia

Dangerous and Unwanted: Policy and Everyday Discourses of Migrants in Russia

After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Russia became one the largest migrant receiving countries and a place where migrants face constant changes in regulation.

Responses to the Phenomenon of Internal Displacement in Ukraine

Responses to the Phenomenon of Internal Displacement in Ukraine

While initially all IDPs fleeing war in Ukraine were accepted by the wider population, over the past year regional belonging has become a marker of social stigmatisation.

US Missiles and Parallels of Interventionism in Syria’s ‘Thirty Years War’

US Missiles and Parallels of Interventionism in Syria’s ‘Thirty Years War’

By reembracing the norm of interventionism, the world’s major powers are rediscovering the very reason why it was banished at Westphalia so many years ago.

The Social Challenge of Internal Displacement in Ukraine

The Social Challenge of Internal Displacement in Ukraine

After the two years of conflict in Ukraine, the IDPs are still perceived as semi-fellows and semi-citizens, limited in their access to social life.

Geopolitical Fault-Line Cities

Geopolitical Fault-Line Cities

Conflicting identities come together in Ukraine’s fault-line cities, diverting the population’s attention from issues concerning the more mundane aspects of urban life.

beautiful old blue and brown suitcases - retro style

Edited Collection – Migration and the Ukraine Crisis

Since the Russian annexation of Crimea and the beginning of the war in Donbas, Eastern Europe has been facing a crisis that has the potential to change the region for many years to come.

Review – Russia and the Idea of Europe

Review – Russia and the Idea of Europe

Neumann’s book provides a well informed survey of Russian intellectual history over the last two centuries and stimulating insights into Russians’ perceptions of Europe.

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