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Empire of nations : ethnographic knowledge & the making of the Soviet Union

Author: Francine Hirsch
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2005.
Series: Culture and society after socialism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Francis Hirsch examines the ways in which former imperial ethnographers and local elites provided the Bolsheviks with ethnographic knowledge that shaped the very formation of the Soviet Union.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francine Hirsch
ISBN: 0801442737 9780801442735 0801489083 9780801489082
OCLC Number: 57577405
Awards: Winner of Cowinner of the 2006 First Book Award (Council for.
Description: xviii, 367 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Toward a revolutionary alliance --
The national idea versus economic expediency --
The 1926 census and the conceptual conquest of lands and peoples --
Border-making and the formation of Soviet national identities --
Transforming "the peoples of the USSR" : ethnographic exhibits and the evolutionary timeline --
State-sponsored evolutionism and the struggle against German biological determinism --
Ethnographic knowledge and terror.
Series Title: Culture and society after socialism.
Responsibility: Francine Hirsch.
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Francis Hirsch examines the ways in which former imperial ethnographers and local elites provided the Bolsheviks with ethnographic knowledge that shaped the very formation of the Soviet Union.

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