State and minorities

a symposium on national processes in Russia and Scandinavia, Ekaterinburg, March 1996

Publisher: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien, Publisher: distributed by Almqvist & Wiksell International in Stockholm

Written in English
Published: Pages: 124 Downloads: 966
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  • Minorities -- Government policy -- Russia -- Congresses.,
  • Minorities -- Government policy -- Scandinavia -- Congresses.,
  • Russia -- Ethnic relations -- Congresses.,
  • Scandinavia -- Ethnic relations -- Congresses.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementeditors, Veniamin Alekseyev and Sven Lundkvist.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesKonferenser (Kungl. Vitterhets, historie och antikvitets akademien) -- 39.
ContributionsAlekseev, Veniamin Vasilʹevich., Lundkvist, Sven, 1927-
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22291974M
ISBN 109174022679

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