By Professor Ambrosio Thomas

Authoritarian Russia has followed 5 suggestions to maintain the Kremlin's political strength: insulate, bolster, subvert, redefine and coordinate. Thomas Ambrosio examines each one of those in flip, all of which search to counter or undermine local democratic tendencies either at domestic and during the former Soviet Union. regulations akin to those are of serious main issue to the turning out to be literature on how autocratic regimes have gotten extra energetic of their resistance to democracy. via precise case stories of every technique, this publication makes major contributions to our understandings of Russian family and overseas guidelines, democratization idea and the coverage demanding situations linked to democracy promotion.

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