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April 21: Panel Discussion: Developments in Ukraine

Posted by isulib on April 3, 2014

UPDATE APRIL 12: ADDITIONAL PANELIST ADDED: Sophia Wilson ~ Department of Political Science, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville AND another co-sponsor: the Center for Global Engagement

Ukraine Panel

Ukraine Panel

 

 

Ukraine Panel

Ukraine Panel

The geographical (and historical?) divisions underlying Ukraine’s political strife http://observationalism.com/2014/01/27/the-geographical-and-historical-divisions-underlying-ukraines-political-strife/

History of Crimea – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Crimea

The Russian annexation of the Crimea, 1772-1783. Fisher, Alan W. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, 1970. (DK511 .C7F5 1970)

Beyond memory : the Crimean Tatars’ deportation and return. Greta Lynn Uehling. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004 (DK508.9.K78 U35 2004)

Ukraine at a crossroads : what’s at stake for the U.S. and Europe? : hearing before the Subcommittee on European Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 1, 2012 ISU Gov Docs U.S. – Microforms (Lower Level) (Y 4.F 76/2:S.Hrg.112-471)

The convolutions of historical politics . Edited by Alexei Miller and Maria Lipman New York : Central European University Press, c2012. Available as e-book

Forging rights in a new democracy : Ukrainian students between freedom and justice. Fournier, Anna, 1973- Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2012. Available as e-book

Crafting State-Nations : India and other multinational democracies. Alfred Stepan, Juan J. Linz, and Yogendra Yadav. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2011. Chapter: Ukraine : state-nation policies in a unitary state

Ozhiganov, Edward. The Crimean Republic: Rivalries for Control in Managing Conflict in the Former Soviet Union: Russian and American Perspectives (MIT Press. 1997). pp. 83-137. [title not held by ISU]

Ukraine: Lords of the Ring, Fighting for Reform / ABC International. New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012. 1 streaming video file (27 min.) Boxing champions Vitali and Vladimir Klitschko used to let their fists and footwork do the talking-but now the brothers are ready to talk about the plight of their beloved homeland, Ukraine, and their plans to wrest it back from nefarious political forces. This program offers a ringside seat to their efforts-not just to Vladimir’s bone-crushing heavyweight bout in Switzerland but also to Vitali’s campaign for a seat in the Ukrainian parliament. Both fighters are smart, charismatic, university educated, and driven to change their nation’s direction. But it won’t be easy. Ukraine is at the top of Transparency International’s list of corrupt European governments, and its political landscape is littered with contenders who’ve been bruised, battered, and beaten-figuratively, by Machiavellian power brokers, and literally, by government goons. On second thought, the Klitschko brothers may have found their true calling.

 

 

 

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