B. Fieseler, “Soviet Style Welfare: The Disabled sodliers of the Great Patriotic War” in M. Rasell, E. Iarskaia-Smirnova (eds) Disability in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union. History, policy and everyday life, Routledge, 2013, 288 pages.
Chechnya: rationales of violence and war experiences
Paris, 22-23 octobre 2012
Auditorium de la BULAC, 65 rue des Grands Moulins, Paris 13 (M° Bibliothèque François Mitterrand) Continue reading
Karen Petrone. The Great War in Russian Memory, Series: Indiana-Michigan Series in Russian and East European StudiesPublication date: 6/23/2011, 408 pages.
Les chars d’Août / M.S. Barabanov, A.V. Lavrov, V.A. Tselouïko, sous la direction de R. Poukhov, préface d’Yves Boyer. – Moscou, Centre d’Analyse des Stratégies et des Technologies, 2010. 144 p. Available in pdf format http://www.cast.ru/files/Ta_fr_cp_1_2.pdf
The military had been concerned about military patriotic education for a long time when Putin’s Patriotic Education Programme was published. As soon as the collapse of the Soviet Union occurred, followed a few years later by the creation of the Russian armed forces, they had already been developing patriotic education programmes aimed primarily at youth, aided by veterans of local wars, both volunteers and recruits. Continue reading