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W. E. D. Allen – New Political Boundaries in the Caucasus

W. E. D. Allen – New Political Boundaries in the Caucasus

In the May 1927 edition of The Geographical Journal, W. E. D. Allen documents the dissolution of the Tsarist Russian ‘Vice-Royalty of the Caucasus’ in favour of the new, ‘people’s republics’… Read more »

Georgi M. Derluguian – The Tale of Two Resorts: Abkhazia and Ajaria Before and Since the Soviet Collapse

Georgi M. Derluguian – The Tale of Two Resorts: Abkhazia and Ajaria Before and Since the Soviet Collapse

Author focuses on two of the many instances of “ethnic” war and peace currently in progress throughout the Caucasus. The two, in the former Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republics of Abkhazia and Ajaria, which… Read more »

Stephen F. Jones – Soviet Religious Policy and the Georgian Orthodox Apostolic Church: From Khrushchev to Gorbachev

Stephen F. Jones – Soviet Religious Policy and the Georgian Orthodox Apostolic Church: From Khrushchev to Gorbachev

This paper will investigate church-state relations and the church’s internal situation in Georgia from the Khrushchev period onwards. It will also deal with issues raised in the introduction concerning the changing role of… Read more »

Mihai Gribincea – The Russian Policy on Military Bases: Georgia and Moldova

Mihai Gribincea – The Russian Policy on Military Bases: Georgia and Moldova

The author Mihai Gribincea discusses the Russian military bases in the countries of former USSR, but focuses mostly on two cases: Moldova and Georgia. The book gives insight why the… Read more »

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