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Turkestan and the Fate of the Russian Empire.

Author: Daniel Brower
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012.
Series: Central Asian studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The central argument of this book is that the half-century of Russian rule in Central Asia was shaped by traditions of authoritarian rule, by Russian national interests, and by a civic reform agenda that brought to Turkestan the principles that informed Alexander II's reform policies. This civilizing mission sought to lay the foundations for a rejuvenated, 'modern' empire, unified by imperial citizenship,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Brower, Daniel.
Turkestan and the Fate of the Russian Empire.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Brower
ISBN: 9781135144937 1135144931
OCLC Number: 821176261
Description: 1 online resource (239 pages).
Series Title: Central Asian studies.

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The central argument of this book is that the half-century of Russian rule in Central Asia was shaped by traditions of authoritarian rule, by Russian national interests, and by a civic reform agenda that brought to Turkestan the principles that informed Alexander II's reform policies. This civilizing mission sought to lay the foundations for a rejuvenated, 'modern' empire, unified by imperial citizenship, patriotism, and a shared secular culture. Evidence for Brower's thesis is drawn from major archives in Uzbekistan and Russia. Use of these records permitted him to develop the first interpret.

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