Military influence in Russian politics
MetadataShow full item record
The tradition of the Russian and Soviet militaries has made them important elements in the political balance of power at this turning point of history. The same tradition, however, requires that the military's political intervention be legitimized by a civilian authority and/or political movement. The military in Russia is likely to continue to seek political influence, but the thrust of this search will be narrowly limited, unless it is combined with a strong Russian nationalist movement.
NPS Report NumberNPS-NS-92-013
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
McIlmail, James F.; Jaworski, James L. (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1992-12);Through the use of content analysis, this paper attempts to paint a picture of the Russian military in the year 2000 and its impact on the US national security strategy . The research begins by defining the origin of Russian ...
Bales, Brian Blake (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1993-03);Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, ethnic Russians living in the former republics of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have alleged that their civil and human rights are being violated. The issue has generated a great ...
Daniel, Richard W. (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1988-03);This thesis seeks to provide an historical understanding of Russian and Soviet naval developments. This historical basis is provided to complement technological analysis of Soviet naval concepts and systems. The origins ...