The Resource Chechnya : life in a war-torn society, Valery Tishkov ; with a foreword by Mikhail S. Gorbachev

Chechnya : life in a war-torn society, Valery Tishkov ; with a foreword by Mikhail S. Gorbachev

Label
Chechnya : life in a war-torn society
Title
Chechnya
Title remainder
life in a war-torn society
Statement of responsibility
Valery Tishkov ; with a foreword by Mikhail S. Gorbachev
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is an illumination of one of the world's most troubled regions from a unique perspective - that of a prominent Russian intellectual. Valery Tishkov examines the evolution of the war in Chechnya that erupted in 1994, untangling the myths and the long-held resentments that have fueled the crisis
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
947.5/2
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DK511.C37
LC item number
T572 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California series in public anthropology
Series volume
6
Label
Chechnya : life in a war-torn society, Valery Tishkov ; with a foreword by Mikhail S. Gorbachev
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-267) and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
FOREWORD; PREFACE; 1 Ethnography and Theory; 2 Indigenization, Deportation, and Return; 3 Contradictory Modernization; 4 Chechen Images; 5 The Road to War; 6 Dzhokhar: Hero and Devil; 7 The Sons of War; 8 The Culture of Hostage-Taking; 9 Violence in Secessionist Warfare; 10 The Impact on Family Life; 11 Religion and the Chechen Conflict; 12 The Myth and Reality of the "Great Victory"; 13 An Ideology of Extremes; 14 Chechnya as a Stage and a Role; NOTES; MAIN CHARACTERS; INFORMANTS AND INTERVIEWERS; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocm56028376
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 284 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520238886
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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u55471
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttt0r1r
System control number
(OCoLC)56028376

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