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How Regional Élites Preserve Their Power


A prominent French political scientist and specialist on Russia introduces this special issue of Post-Soviet Affairs, The essay notes recent literature on Russia's regions and challenges analysts to rethink prevailing conceptions of center-periphery relations, centralization versus decentralization of political power, and authoritarian versus democratic politics. Focis is on regional elites' attitudes toward political inclusion and on the mutual dependence of elites.
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hal-03911067 , version 1 (22-12-2022)



Marie Mendras. How Regional Élites Preserve Their Power. Post-Soviet Affairs, 1999, 15 (4), pp.295-311. ⟨10.1080/1060586X.1999.10641475⟩. ⟨hal-03911067⟩
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