Soyuz is formally constituted as the Post-Communist Cultural Studies Interest Group of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and is also recognized as an official unit of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AAASS).

Recent Content

Author: 
James Millward
Reviewer: 
Morgan Liu

Liu on Millward, 'Eurasian Crossroads: A History of Xinjiang'

James Millward. Eurasian Crossroads: A History of Xinjiang. New York: Columbia University Press, 2007. 352 pp. $41.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-13924-3.

Reviewed by Morgan Liu Published on H-Soyuz (October, 2008) Commissioned by Johanna K. Bockman

Multiplicity at the Heart of Asia: “Chinese Turkestan” in Broad Historical Perspective

Author: 
Krista Harper
Reviewer: 
Katrina Schwartz

Schwartz on Harper, 'Wild Capitalism: Environmental Activists and Post-Socialist Ecology in Hungary'

Krista Harper. Wild Capitalism: Environmental Activists and Post-Socialist Ecology in Hungary. Boulder: Eastern European Monographs, 2006. 160 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-88033-592-8.

Reviewed by Katrina Schwartz Published on H-Soyuz (October, 2008) Commissioned by Leyla J. Keough

Making Environmentalism in Postsocialist Hungary

Author: 
Jeff Sahadeo, Russell G. Zanca, eds.
Reviewer: 
Irene Hilgers

Hilgers on Sahadeo and Zanca, 'Everyday Life in Central Asia: Past and Present'

Jeff Sahadeo, Russell G. Zanca, eds. Everyday Life in Central Asia: Past and Present. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2007. ix + 401 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34883-8; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21904-6.

Reviewed by Irene Hilgers Published on H-Soyuz (October, 2008) Commissioned by Leyla J. Keough

A Review of the Everday in Central Asia

Author: 
Katrina Z. S. Schwartz
Reviewer: 
Barbara Cellarius

Cellarius on Schwartz, 'Nature and National Identity after Communism: Globalizing the Ethnoscape'

Katrina Z. S. Schwartz. Nature and National Identity after Communism: Globalizing the Ethnoscape. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006. xvii + 288 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4296-2; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-5942-7.

Reviewed by Barbara Cellarius Published on H-Soyuz (October, 2008) Commissioned by Leyla J. Keough

Author: 
Adeeb Khalid
Reviewer: 
David Montgomery

Montgomery on Khalid, 'Islam after Communism: Religion and Politics in Central Asia'

Adeeb Khalid. Islam after Communism: Religion and Politics in Central Asia. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007. xii + 241 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-24204-3; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-24927-1.

Reviewed by David Montgomery Published on H-Soyuz (October, 2008) Commissioned by Johanna K. Bockman

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