Will the Real Transitology Please Stand Up

  title={Will the Real Transitology Please Stand Up},
  author={John D. Haskell},
Russian foreign policy and the former Soviet bloc is again a central concern within international law and policy scholarship. This paper considers this renewed interest through an analysis of how Western thought has perceived Russia through three periods: the long 19th century, the 20th century Cold War, and post Cold War transitology. Analyzing the assumptions that frame Western perspectives, the paper lays out some methodological and theoretical blind spots prevalent within contemporary… Expand
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