Civil society and the search for justice in Russia
Includes bibliographic references and index. Introduction. Civil society and Russia's elusive search for justice: concepts, traditions, and contemporary issues / Christopher Marsh and Nikolas K. Gvosdev -- Part 1. Lessons from history and culture -- Revisiting the Russian "constrained autocracy" : "absolutism" and natural rights theories in Russia and the West / James W. Warhola -- A Russian model of development : what Novgorod can teach the West / Nicolai N. Petro -- Part 2. Freedom of religion and civil society -- Nationalism and religion in Russian civil society an inquiry into the 1997 law "On Freedom of Conscience" / Lee Trepanier -- "Managed pluralism" and civil religion in Post-Soviet Russia / Nikolas K. Gvosdev -- Part 3. The role of media and education -- The Russian press and civil society : freedom of speech versus freedom of market / Georgy Bovt -- The independent press in Russia : integrity and the economics of survival / Brad Owens -- Higher education and Russia's dual transition : inequality, inefficiency, and social justice / Grigori A. Kljutcharev and Melissa A. Marsh -- Part 4. Marginalized voices in civil society -- Ethnic and religious minorities and their search for justice : the case of Chechnya / Justin Miller -- Women's experiences of justice and injustice in Russia / Kimberly A. Weir.
- LCC: JN6699
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: ix, 189 p. ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (alk. paper)
- Bürgerliche Gesellschaft -- Gerechtigkeit -- Russland -- Kongress (Waco, 2001)
- Civil society -- Russia (Federation) -- Congresses
- Civil rights -- Russia (Federation) -- Congresses
- Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions -- 1991-Congresses
- Russland -- Bürgerliche Gesellschaft -- Gerechtigkeit -- Kongress (Waco, 2001)
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