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Negotiating History: Memory Wars in the near Abroad and Pro-Kremlin Youth Movements

@article{Laruelle2011NegotiatingHM,
  title={Negotiating History: Memory Wars in the near Abroad and Pro-Kremlin Youth Movements},
  author={M. Laruelle},
  journal={Demokratizatsiya},
  year={2011},
  volume={19},
  pages={233}
}
Abstract: Since the second half of the 2000s, political tension surrounding memory questions and their weight in relations between post-Communist states has increased. Memory stakes also occupy a key place in the strategies of pro-presidential youth movements--in particular the group "Nashi"--to establish youth identities that are both contestatory and recognized by the political authorities and public opinion. This article examines the role played by memory wars in the structuring of some… Expand
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