Race and Racism in Russia

  • Nikolay Zakharov

Part of the Mapping Global Racisms book series (MGR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Nikolay Zakharov
    Pages 21-45
  3. Nikolay Zakharov
    Pages 79-108
  4. Nikolay Zakharov
    Pages 134-162
  5. Nikolay Zakharov
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 196-233

About this book

Introduction

Race and Racism in Russia identifies the striking changes in racial ideas, practices, exclusions and violence in Russia since the 1990s, revealing how 'Russianness' has become a synonym for racial whiteness. This ground-breaking book provides new theories and substantive insights into race and ethnicity in a Russian context.

Keywords

Postcolonial Studies Race and ethnicity Racialization Racism Racism in Russia Russia Russian Identity Russian nationalism Social Theory Sociology geopolitics Nation quality violence

Authors and affiliations

  • Nikolay Zakharov
    • 1
  1. 1.Södertörn UniversitySweden

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137481207
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-50281-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-48120-7
  • About this book