Russia and its Near Neighbours

  • Maria Raquel Freire
  • Roger E. Kanet

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Introduction: Russia and its Near Neighbours

    1. Maria Raquel Freire, Roger E. Kanet
      Pages 1-14
  3. Determinants of Russian Foreign Policy

  4. Russia and the CIS

  5. Energy in Russian-CIS Relations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Lilia A. Arakelyan, Roger E. Kanet
      Pages 265-286
    3. Maria Raquel Freire, Roger E. Kanet
      Pages 287-289
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 290-295

About this book


Russia has recently re-emerged as the dominant political, economic and military actor in former Soviet nations. Kanet and Freire bring together a stellar cast of contributors to consider Russia's recent return as a major regional and international actor and its likely future policy toward its neighbours.


Diplomacy energy policy Europe European security foreign policy Policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Maria Raquel Freire
    • 1
  • Roger E. Kanet
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of International RelationsUniversity of CoimbraPortugal
  2. 2.Department of International StudiesUniversity of MiamiUSA

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