• Corpus ID: 41347149

Soviet and Post-Soviet Environmental Problems

  title={Soviet and Post-Soviet Environmental Problems},
  author={Stephen R. Bowers},
Sights and Scars of Imagined Geography: Journeys through Environmental Disasters in Post-Soviet Countries
ABSTRACT Recent travel writing responds to the ecological concerns of its readers and discovers ‘new exoticism’ in the places of environmental destruction. In this paper, we aim to explore the
The Central Asian Environment in Tajik Documentaries and Film
The snow, the horse and the mountain. Towards a pluriversal understanding of natures and nature-based tourism in Kyrgyzstan
The article studies the transformation of a Kyrgyz coal-mining village into a tourism destination. By combining political ecology research approaches with concepts borrowed from Actor Network Theory
De Flora al Toa: Revolución, superhombre y naturaleza en Ciclón (1963) y Ociel del Toa (1965)
resumen:El presente artículo estudia la relación hombre–naturaleza en dos documentales cubanos de la década del 60. Se contrastan Ciclón (1963), de Santiago Álvarez, y Ociel del Toa (1965), de
Between water pollution and protection in the Soviet Union, mid-1950s–1960s: Lake Baikal and River Vuoksi
This article examines the discourses on water pollution and protection in the Soviet Union in the 1950s–1960s. It explores discursive practices related to two paper and pulp plants, one located on
Conceptual Model of the Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research Platform of Engure Ecoregion, Latvia
Abstract The article discusses the results of the national project aimed at elaboration of a conceptual integrated model of the Engure LT(S)ER (Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research) platform of
Coming in From the Cold: Integration into the European Union and Public Opinion on Democracy and the Market Economy in Central and Eastern Europe.
The political economy transformations of the countries of Central and Eastern Europe have received a great deal of attention over the past decade. The focus of much research has been to examine the