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Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia (CREECA)

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October 2019

Demand and Supply in Post-Conflict Governance: Legacies of Armed Conflict in Chechnya

October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States

What alternatives to the state exist after conflict and when do citizens rely on them instead of, or alongside, relying on state authorities? Conventional studies of post-conflict contexts privilege the reconstruction of the state, but…

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Affect and Autocracy: Emotions and Attitudes in Russia after Crimea

October 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States

Our understanding of modern authoritarianism lacks a satisfying explanation for the genuine popularity of autocrats. While most of the literature on authoritarianism focuses on coercion, institutional manipulation or clientelism, many contemporary autocrats clearly enjoy enthusiastic…

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November 2019

Webs of Corruption: Trafficking and Terrorism in Central Asia

November 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States

The interconnected terrorist and criminal milieus are believed to be a critical destabilizing factor in today’s global security environment, yet the trafficking/terrorism nexus remains highly politicized and loosely applied concept. What is the nature of…

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Russia: Rise and Fall of the Rule of Law

November 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States

In this talk, Hon. Sidney Brooks will present an abbreviated statement of fact and personal experience dealing with the Russian Supreme Commercial (Arbitrazh) Court from 1991 to 2016. He will tell the first-hand story of…

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Government Regulation of the Rites of Passage in Eurasia

November 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States

Turkhan Sadigov is a Research Scholar at the University of Wisconsin—Madison. Dr. Sadigov studies the impact of social and political activism of population, political culture, informality, and collectively shared ideas on citizen pro-activism and the…

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December 2019

CREECA Lecture

December 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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