Putin: 20 Years in Power

After winning his fourth term as president in 2018, his grip on Russia is stronger than ever. Who is Vladimir Putin? What were the formative influences on his politics and character? We look at his career, personal life and his political objectives for Russia.


SUGGESTED READING

  • Gorbachev, Mikhail The New Russia, Polity Press, 2016
  • Kenez, Peter A History of the Soviet Union from the Beginning to the End, 2nd Ed., Cambridge University Press, 2006
  • Stone, Oliver The Putin Interviews, TV Documentary, 2017
  • Stuermer, Michael Putin and the Rise of Russia, Phoenix, 2009


PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Develop a better understanding of the Russian history and politics;
  2. Gain an awareness of the variety of ways historians approach the past.
$20 Limited

<p>After winning his fourth term as president in 2018, his grip on Russia is stronger than ever. Who is Vladimir Putin? What were the formative influences on his politics and character? We look at

...
25 Nov

Interested in this course but can't attend? Please the waiting list.