American Yearbook 2011

Contents

In memory of Ph.D., Leading fellow Researcher, Head of the group for Canadian Studies of the Center for North American Studies of the Institute of General History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Member of Editorial Board of “American Yearbook” Vadim Aleksandrovich Koleneko

HISTORY OF USA

  • V.V. Sogrin The Progressive Era in the USA: Modern Approach
  • I.K. Lapshina “The Age of the Offered Hand”: the Evolution of the U.S. Socioeconomic Policy During the Presidency of G. Bush, Sr. (1988–1992)
  • V.R. Zolotykh “Contract with America” and Socio-Political Strategy of the American Conservatives in the First Half of the 1990s
  • S.A. Korotkova The Participation of American Women in the “Tea-Boycotts” (1765–1774).
  • L.M. Troitskaia American Prisoners of War in Great Britain: “The Dartmoor Massacre” (1815)

AMERICA AND RUSSIA

  • V.V. Noskov American Diplomacy, Witte, and the Russia’s Loss of Southern Sakhalin in 1905
  • David Moon (USA) Introduction of Russian Wheat in Great Plains of the USA
  • S.V. Listikov Humanism and Policy. American Diplomacy in Versailles and Nansen’s Plan
  • V.I. Zhuravleva Studies of Each Other in Context of Imagology of Russian-American
  • O.Yu. Kazakova “Russian Americans” – Literary Characters of the Epoch of Great Reforms
  • V.K. Semibratov, A.A. Iserov “To Foster by All Means the Rapprochement between America and Russia”: United States in the State Archive of the Kirov [Viatka] Region (before 1917)

HISTORY OF RUSSIAN AMERICA

  • Metropolitan of Kaluga and Borovsk Kliment (Kapalin), A.V. Ermolaev, A.Iu. Petrov Documents on the History of Russian America and Russian – American Relations in the State Archives of Tiumen’ Region
  • A.V. Grinev Russian and Foreign Doctors in Alaska (1784–1867)
  • A.Yu. Petrov Publication of Documentary Books: “Explorations of Russians in the North Pacific at the End of the 18th Through the First Half of the 19th centuries”: traditions and results

HISTORY OF CANADA

  • M.B. Bashkirov The Deportation in Acadia from 1755 till 1763 and Consequences
  • A.N. Porokh The Russian-Canadian Initiatives on Keeping Sustainable Development of the Arctic Region Under Changing Climate Conditions

LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY

  • O.V. Okuneva “Planting One’s Name” on a Map: Toponyms as a Method to Legitimate French Presence in Brazil During the 16th – Beginning of 17th Centuries

RESEARCH NOTES

  • A.V. Zorin About Biography of Timofei Tarakanov

DOCUMENTARY ESSAYS AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Life in St. Petersburg as Witnessed by the Wife of the U.S. Minister: Letters of Katherine Breckinridge, 1894–1897 (prepared for publication, translates and commented by S.E. Paulson, USA)

ACADEMIC EVENTS

  • L.M. Troitskaia Jubilee Conference Devoted to 80th Anniversary of Academician N.N. Bolkhovitinov
  • B.M. Shpotov The Role of N.N. Bolkhovitinov in Studies of the U.S. Economy in Preindustrail Era
  • A.Yu. Petrov 4th International Conference on Russian America (Sitka, USA), August 19–23, 2010
  • V.I. Zhuravleva What teaches the U.S. History: Rethinking of the Four Centuries’ Development (About New Study of V.V. Sogrin)
  • L.M. Troitskaia Meeting of Prof. of Columbian University Eric Foner with Russian Americanists

ANNIVERSARIES

95 Years Jubilee of Academician Grigorii N. Sevost’anov

IN MEMORIAM

  • V.A. Koleneko
  • S.G. Fedorova
  • I.I. Yanchuk
  • I.V. Gaiguk

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  • Russian Publications on the U.S. and Canadian History, 2010–2011 (comp. by Ò.Yu. Lavrent’eva)

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