Trump appeared satisfied after Putin denied that his people had probed the American political establishment with untoward intent. Apparently Putin’s word should be accepted without cavil....Read more
In Russia and Its Islamic World, Robert Service discusses Russia’s long and difficult relationship with Islam, within its borders and across the world, from the thirteenth century to the...Read more
Here is a new article in Political Research Quarterly by Paul Chaisty and Svitlana Chernykh - How Do Minority Presidents Manage Multiparty Coalitions? Identifying and Analyzing the...Read more
Oliver Ready gives a talk and launches his book at 7.30pm on Tuesday 20 June in Pushkin House. Tickets are available here:
Robert Service at Norfolk & Norwich Festival 2017
Russia and Revolution with Robert Service: In March 1917, Nicholas II, the last Tsar of All the Russias, abdicated and the dynasty that...Read more
The soundbites are constantly repeated. "Strong leader". "Strong and stable leadership". "Strong and stable government". But what do they mean?
In the run-up to the...Read more
Professor Dan Healey has published a Huffington Post article about the persecution of gay men in Chechnya.
Here's the link:
New publication in Political Studies by Paul Chaisty and Stephen Whitefield on public attitudes towards decentralisation in Ukraine: