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A Somewhat Polemical View of the Teaching of Russian.
In a recent article, Allen Weinstein of the Foreign Service Language School remarks that former Mormon missionaries are virtually the only Foreign Service applicants who are able to demonstrateExpand
Lake Baikal: science, politics and the future
Lake Baikal's importanee extends from the spiritual to the seientifie. For the Buriat Mongols who inhabit its shores it is a powerfUI spirit; for scienee it is a superlative: the world's oldest (20Expand
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William Henry Glasson and the First Hundred Years of Federal Compensation for Service Connected Disability in America
Everyone who has studied the early history of United States federal military pensions knows William Henry Glasson’s Federal Military Pensions in the United States. Published in 1918, it remains theExpand
The state of microfinance activity and regulation in Russia
This article describes some of the difficulties facing Russian MFIs, such as the absence of a legislative framework giving them the right to make loans and accept savings, and high taxation rates.Expand
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