This e-book goals to give an explanation for the explanations in the back of Russia's overseas behavior within the post-Soviet period, analyzing possibility perceptions and nationwide safety doctrines. Serguning analyzes Russian overseas coverage discourse with a specific concentrate on the foremost overseas coverage faculties of Atlanticism, Eurasianism, derzhavniki, realpolitik, geopolitics, neo-Marxism, radical nationalism, and post-positivism. the writer seriously assesses the evolution of Russian overseas coverage decision-making during the last 25 years and analyzes the jobs of varied governmental businesses, curiosity teams and subnational actors. Concluding international coverage consensus is progressively rising in modern Russia, Sergunin demonstrates that Russian international coverage discourse goals not just on the formula of a world technique but in addition the quest for a brand new nationwide identification. Sergunin argues that Russia's present family scenario, outlined through various socio-economic, inter-ethnic, demographic, environmental, and different difficulties, dictates the necessity to abandon superpower objectives and to set modest international coverage goals.
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