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Understanding Russianness

Risto Alapuro

Understanding Russianness

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social psychology,
  • Group identity,
  • Ethnicity,
  • Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Risto Alapuro, Arto Mustajoki, and Pekka Pesonen
    SeriesRoutledge advances in sociology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1027.R9 U53 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 264 p. ;
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25108852M
    ISBN 10041560415X
    ISBN 109780415604154
    LC Control Number2011004697
    OCLC/WorldCa702168683


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