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Ariel Cohen – Shevardnadze’s Journey

Ariel Cohen – Shevardnadze’s Journey

Ariel Cohen discusses the political career of former Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze. Shevardnadze, 76, has been a young communist apparatchik, a Soviet party boss, a foreign minister of perestroika, and… Read more »

Stephen F. Jones – Georgia: A Political History Since Independence

Stephen F. Jones – Georgia: A Political History Since Independence

Georgia emerged from the fall of the Soviet empire in 1991 with the promise of swift economic and democratic reform. But that promise remains unfulfilled. Economic collapse, secessionist challenges, civil… Read more »

Paul Manning – The Epoch of Magna: Capitalist Brands and Postsocialist Revolutions in Georgia

Paul Manning – The Epoch of Magna: Capitalist Brands and Postsocialist Revolutions in Georgia

In this article the author compares two periods of transition – from socialism to Shevardnadze and from Shevardnadze epoch to Rose Revolution. In both these periods of dramatic change, certain… Read more »

Simon Sebag Montefiore – Shevardnadze Was Respected – But Never Loved – by Georgians

Simon Sebag Montefiore – Shevardnadze Was Respected – But Never Loved – by Georgians

In this article well-known historian Simon Sebag Montefiore assesses Eduard Shevardnadze’s past political life and future legacy. Montefiore, S. (2003). Shevardnadze was respected – but never loved – by Georgians…. Read more »

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