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
On the topic of demobilization and social adaptation of post-war veterans, we would like to draw your attention to Robert Dale’s article « Rats and Resentment ; the Demobilization of the Red Army in Post-War Leningrad, 1945-1950 », published in the Journal of Contemporary History, n° 45, 2010, pp.113-133. Continue reading
L‘adieu aux armes. Parcours d’anciens combattants. Nathalie Duclos (Ed.) The book is published by Karthala, Paris, 2010 (in French). Continue reading