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History 215. History of Russia

A survey of the growth and development of Russia from its medieval foundations to the recent breakup of the Soviet Union. Topics include: political, social, religious and economic developments; the conflict of Eastern and Western traditions; Russia’s emergence as a European power; 19th-century revolutionary and reform movements; the creation of the Soviet Union and its flawed drive for modernization and domination in global politics, and the collapse of the USSR and Soviet Bloc.

CONX 20051 Russian History and Culture
CONX 20064 Russian History and Politics
CONX 23018 Cinema/Kino: Film in Russia
CONX 23019 Russia: Literature, History, Politics