Encyclopedia of contemporary Russian culture
Routledge (2007)
Contains alphabetically arranged entries on the cultural/intellectual, social, historical and political developments on the period from 1953, with the death of Stalin, to the present day.
'Russian' is used to refer to the Soviet Union until 1991, and the term 'Russian Federation' after 1991.
Entries include cross-references and range from shorter, factual articles to longer overview essays, and many contain short bibliographies.
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