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Author Diuk, Nadia.
Title The next generation in Russia, Ukraine, and Azerbaijan : youth, politics, identity, and change / Nadia M. Diuk.
Published Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2012, ©2012.
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 Floor3  HQ799.8.F6 D58 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xvi, 209 pages ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Youth: the next generation. The first free generation ; Struggles for power ; Portrait of a generation ; News, leisure, and lifestyle -- The history of youth ; "Toward a shining future" ; Youth in a time of transition ; Glasnost, perestroika, and the Komsomol ; Youth and the oligarchs ; Youth on the threshold ; Leaders and lidery ; Education and national identity -- Ukraine, land of paradoxes. Youth as an agent of change? ; Land of paradoxes ; The revolution on granite ; Reconsolidation of the elite ; State sponsored youth ; Gongadze: prologue to the Orange Revolution ; Struggle for the youth vote ; Society grows ; Youth in the Orange Revolution and after ; Seeking an identity -- Azerbaijan: from Mugham to Facebook. Identity and the next generation ; War in Karabagh ; Fathers and sons ; The pull of patriarchalism ; Politics, culture, and civil society ; The orange effect ; Identity and internet -- Russia: redefining the nation. Russia redux ; The elusive middle class ; Leadership and generational change ; Youth on the move: the 1990s ; Youth and politics ; Orange surprise ; Our youth: Nashi ; Depoliticized nation -- Three countries in comparative perspective. National identity and language ; Relations with other countries and foreign travel ; Youth and the international dimension ; Toward a political identity ; Equality vs. freedom ; Values and beliefs ; What kind of politics? -- Looking to the future. Conflict, collaboration or co-optation? ; Next generation rising.
Subject Youth -- Former Soviet republics.
Youth -- Ukraine.
Youth -- Azerbaijan.
Youth -- Russia (Federation)
Youth -- Political activity -- Former Soviet republics.
Youth -- Political activity -- Ukraine.
Youth -- Political activity -- Azerbaijan.
Youth -- Political activity -- Russia (Federation)
ISBN 0742549453 (cloth : alkaline paper)
9780742549456 (cloth : alkaline paper)
9781442213739 (electronic)
1442213736 (electronic)
OCLC number 755698803