Race and racism in Russia /

Since the 1990s, there have been striking changes in racial ideas, practices, exclusions and violence in Russia. By showing how the processes of globalization and racialization are interrelated, Zakharov seeks to demonstrate and explore the roles these play in Russia's new nationhood project. T...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Zakharov, Nikolay (Author)
Format: Book
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Series:Mapping global racisms.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Global Racisms and Racism in Russia : An Introduction
  • 2. Race and Racism in the Russian Past
  • 3. Race, Racialization, and Racism : A New Theoretical Framework
  • 4. Making Race in the Russian Academia
  • 5. Rioting for Whiteness : Doing Race on the Squares of Moscow
  • 6. Becoming Racial : Race As a New Form of Inequality
  • 7. Geopolitics of Racism and the Nation-Building Processes
  • 8. Concluding Discussion.